(Autumn 1989)

Titan, 1986 Series
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Price:
1.95 GBP
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Titan Books
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Paul Gravett; Peter Stanbury
Color:
Colour cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
UK A4
Binding:
Squarebound

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Star / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Steven Appleby
Inks:
Steven Appleby
Colors:
Steven Appleby
Letters:
Steven Appleby

Characters:
Captain Star; Limbs Brown; First Officer Scarlette; Navigator Black

Eccentric Circles (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eric Simon
Pencils:
John Watson
Inks:
John Watson
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Frenchman Eric Simon reveals his anglophile tendencies.

70s Cop (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gary Pleece
Pencils:
Warren Pleece
Inks:
Warren Pleece
Letters:
Warren Pleece

Genre:
humour
Characters:
P.C. Reginald Dixon; Dave Crotcherelli; Moses; Mrs Dixon
Synopsis:
A British policeman is sent on an exchange trip to New York in the 1970s.

Articles (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Tucker
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Comics-related news from around the world.

Prologue (Table of Contents)

London's Dark / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
James Robinson
Pencils:
Paul Johnson
Inks:
Paul Johnson
Letters:
Ellie DeVille

Genre:
detective-mystery; historical
Synopsis:
Brief snippets of the characters from London's Dark going about their business in London during World War II.

Indexer Notes

This continues in the London's Dark graphic novel.

This Is London (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Long
Pencils:
Chris Long
Inks:
Chris Long
Letters:
Chris Long

Synopsis:
The real London is very different from the glimpses seen by tourists.

Vacancy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Rooney
Pencils:
Alastair Graham
Inks:
Alastair Graham
Letters:
Alastair Graham

Characters:
Dr Heinz Lublinka Grapple; Saunders; Obermier; Sidney Clink
Synopsis:
Overcrowding in 2004 means there have to be inventive solutions to the housing shortages.

The Sumo Family (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Trevs Phoenix
Pencils:
Trevs Phoenix
Inks:
Trevs Phoenix
Letters:
Trevs Phoenix

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
What is a sumo-wrestler's family like?

Imagination (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Johnny Rush
Pencils:
Carl Flint
Inks:
Carl Flint
Letters:
Carl Flint

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Nick; Old Lady
Synopsis:
Nick's not doing as well as he thinks he should. One rainy night he offers an old lady a lift home.

Underground (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carol Swain
Pencils:
Carol Swain
Inks:
Carol Swain
Letters:
Carol Swain

Synopsis:
The difficulty of finding a toilet in the underground station.

The New Saint George (Table of Contents)

Windy Wilburforce / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Pinsent
Pencils:
Ed Pinsent
Inks:
Ed Pinsent
Letters:
Ed Pinsent

Characters:
Windy Wilburforce; Dragon
Synopsis:
Windy Wilburforce seeks knowledge and arms himself with books.

Reviews (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Marc Baines; Les Coleman; Paul Gravett; Ed Hillyer; Ed Pinsent; Johnny Rush; Savage Pencil; Frank Wynne
Pencils:
P. Craig Russell; ?; ?
Inks:
P. Craig Russell; ?; ?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Reviews with illustrations from the books covered.

My Oyster Is Empty (Table of Contents)

Captain Star / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Steven Appleby
Pencils:
Steven Appleby
Inks:
Steven Appleby
Letters:
Steven Appleby

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Captain Star; Limbs Jones; First Officer Scarlette; Navigator Black
Synopsis:
Marooned many millions of miles from home, Captain Star is letting himself go.

Falcon Of The Yard (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Robinson
Pencils:
Mark Robinson
Inks:
Mark Robinson
Letters:
Mark Robinson

Genre:
humour; crime
Characters:
Falcon; Ginger Bun; Mahatma Ginty
Synopsis:
Falcon is suspicious when he comes across a colony of nudist vegetarians and their guru.

SKP (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
The then current doings of Escape contributors.

The Lake District (Table of Contents)

Mr. Mamoulian / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Brian Bolland
Pencils:
Brian Bolland
Inks:
Brian Bolland
Letters:
Brian Bolland

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Mr. Mamoulian
Synopsis:
The joys of walking in England's Lake District.
Reprints:

["My parents are the two stupidest people on Earth."] (Table of Contents)

Calvin & Hobbes / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Watterson
Pencils:
Bill Watterson
Inks:
Bill Watterson
Letters:
Bill Watterson

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Calvin; Hobbes

Hip Parade (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Kieth
Inks:
Mike Dringenberg
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
A comics-related Top 30 voted for by the readers. The top 5 are Calvin & Hobbes, Jamie Hewlett, Los Bros Hernandez, Krazy Kat and Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Star
  2. 1. Eccentric Circles
  3. 2. 70s Cop
  4. 3. Articles
  5. 4. Prologue
    London's Dark
  6. 5. This Is London
  7. 6. Vacancy
  8. 7. The Sumo Family
  9. 8. Imagination
  10. 9. Underground
  11. 10. The New Saint George
    Windy Wilburforce
  12. 11. Reviews
  13. 12. My Oyster Is Empty
    Captain Star
  14. 13. Falcon Of The Yard
  15. 14. SKP
  16. 15. The Lake District
    Mr. Mamoulian
  17. 16. ["My parents are the two stupidest people on Earth."]
    Calvin & Hobbes
  18. 17. Hip Parade
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