(December 2009)

AdHouse Books, 2009 Series
 
Price:
14.95 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
AdHouse Books
Brand:
adhouse books
ISBN:
978-1-9352330-6-0 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978193523306051495
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
A bit smaller then Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Hardcover

Issue Notes

Printed in Singapore

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac

Indexer Notes

The single page of art is printed in the center of the spread.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac [Alan Deasler] (origin)

[Credits and indicia] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
Jim Rugg

[#1] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Counterfeit cover of issue #1

Shock-a-con! (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg; Brian Maruca
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac; Shocker [Harold Shockelstein]; Trish; Melody; Lady Lightning [Janet] (cameo)
Reprints:
  • from Project: Superior (AdHouse Books, 2004 series) #[nn]

[Children's comic] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Afrodisiac; Superbeaver

Vietnam: 20,000 B.C.! [#53] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac; Shanna

Indexer Notes

Counterfeit cover of issue #53

She Came From Venus (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg; Brian Maruca
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac [Alan Diesler]; President Richard Nixon; Princess Vixena; Dizzy; Sweet Peter Prince; Eazy Walker; Detective Dugan; Detective Wills
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The origin recapped on the splash page is a different one.

Street Fight! [#37] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Genre:
martial arts
Characters:
Afrodisiac; Dragonfly

Indexer Notes

Counterfeit cover of issue #37

Sting! Stang! Stud! (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg; Brian Maruca
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac; BJ [Beth Jones]; Detective Wills; Detective Dugan; Agent Jack; Agent Ass
Reprints:
  • from Awesome 2: Awesomer (Top Shelf Productions; 2009 series) #[nn]

Indexer Notes

The origin in the character profile from the splash page is a new one.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac; Richard Nixon
Reprints:

[#50] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Counterfeit cover of issue #50

[Good Women Forced to Swallow Their Pride] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Reprints:

[#17] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Counterfeit cover of issue #17

[#70] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac; Ronald; Nipsey Russell
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Counterfeit cover of issue #70

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac; Dikembe
Reprints:

[#1] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Reprints:
  • from Afrodisiac (Jim Rugg, 2008 series) #1

Indexer Notes

Cover of Afrodisiac #1 mini-comic

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg; Brian Maruca
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac [Alan Diesler]; Blue; Dizzy; KC Brown; Betty; Dr. Jennifer Lutz (dies); Megapute (introduction); Mr. Burke [The Devil]
Reprints:
  • from Afrodisiac (Jim Rugg, 2008 series) #1

[Ho ho ho] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Indexer Notes

Counterfeit Christmas card

[Iron On] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

It's Not the Size of the God in the Fight (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg; Brian Maruca
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac [Alan Diesler]; Hercules; Alysha

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac; Street Angel
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Counterfeit manga cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac; Dizzy; BJ; Chuck E.; Dagger

Indexer Notes

Saturday cartoon spread

Night of the Monster Cockroach! (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac; Dizzy; 72; monster cockroach

Indexer Notes

The origin in the character profile from the splash page is a new one.

Fight to the Death! (Table of Contents)

Devil / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Devil; Afrodisiac

Indexer Notes

Counterfeit cover of The Devil #215

[#77] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
The Devil; Afrodisiac

Indexer Notes

Counterfeit cover of Afrodisiac #77, second part of a crossover with The Devil #215

["Impossible! Why don't you turn to stone?"] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac; Medusa
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Enlarged panel

Death Comes for the Afrodisiac! (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg; Brian Maruca
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac [Alan Diesler]; Dizzy; Death; gunman

Indexer Notes

BJ is called Betty Johnson here. The origin in the character profile from the splash page is new.

Dracula Attacks! (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg (painted)
Inks:
Jim Rugg (painted)
Colors:
Jim Rugg (painted)
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac; Dracula
Reprints:
  • from MeathaĆ¼s: SOS (Nerdcore, 2008 series) #[nn]

Indexer Notes

Cover to Afrodisiac (magazine) #27

Out for Blood, Sucker! (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg; Brian Maruca
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac [Alan Diesler, Dr. Rufus Blackguy]; Dizzy; Dracula; werewolf; Frankenstein monster; Quasimodo
Reprints:
  • from MeathaĆ¼s: SOS (Nerdcore, 2008 series) #[nn]

Indexer Notes

The origin given in the character profile form the splash page is a new one.

Final Issue! [#144] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac; L.O.A.D. [Ladies of Action/Danger: Amazon; Beth Jones; Dizzy; Dagger]

Indexer Notes

Counterfeit ad

Fallout! (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg; Brian Maruca
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac [Alan Diesler, born in 1944]; Megapute; Chuck E. [Irving Chuck E. Charleston] (dies, 1972-1984)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The story comprises the splash page, 6 panels and the final page.

Blackmail (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Rugg
Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Shocker; USApe

Indexer Notes

This is an afterword and authors' biography in the style of a comics letters page. It contains a checklist of where the material has been published before. In addition to the sources identified in the sequences, it includes SPX 2005, Heroes 2008 Program, Society of Illustrators #50, Study Group 12 #4, Society of Illustrators #51

The End (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg
Letters:
Jim Rugg

Indexer Notes

Endpages

[Back Cover] (Table of Contents)

Afrodisiac / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Rugg
Inks:
Jim Rugg
Colors:
Jim Rugg

Characters:
Afrodisiac; Hercules; Dracula; Dizzy; Shanna; Superbeaver; The Devil; Shocker; Death; Richard Nixon; Dragonfly; Dikembe; KC Brown; Wills; Dugan; Megapute; monster cockroach; gunman
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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Afrodisiac
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Afrodisiac
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Afrodisiac
  4. 3. [Credits and indicia]
  5. 4. [#1]
    Afrodisiac
  6. 5. Shock-a-con!
    Afrodisiac
  7. 6. [Children's comic]
    Afrodisiac
  8. 7. Vietnam: 20,000 B.C.! [#53]
    Afrodisiac
  9. 8. She Came From Venus
    Afrodisiac
  10. 9. Street Fight! [#37]
    Afrodisiac
  11. 10. Sting! Stang! Stud!
    Afrodisiac
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Afrodisiac
  13. 12. [#50]
    Afrodisiac
  14. 13. [Good Women Forced to Swallow Their Pride]
    Afrodisiac
  15. 14. [#17]
    Afrodisiac
  16. 15. [#70]
    Afrodisiac
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Afrodisiac
  18. 17. [#1]
    Afrodisiac
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Afrodisiac
  20. 19. [Ho ho ho]
    Afrodisiac
  21. 20. [Iron On]
    Afrodisiac
  22. 21. It's Not the Size of the God in the Fight
    Afrodisiac
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Afrodisiac
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Afrodisiac
  25. 24. Night of the Monster Cockroach!
    Afrodisiac
  26. 25. Fight to the Death!
    Devil
  27. 26. [#77]
    Afrodisiac
  28. 27. ["Impossible! Why don't you turn to stone?"]
    Afrodisiac
  29. 28. Death Comes for the Afrodisiac!
    Afrodisiac
  30. 29. Dracula Attacks!
    Afrodisiac
  31. 30. Out for Blood, Sucker!
    Afrodisiac
  32. 31. Final Issue! [#144]
    Afrodisiac
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Afrodisiac
  34. 33. Fallout!
    Afrodisiac
  35. 34. Blackmail
    Afrodisiac
  36. 35. The End
    Afrodisiac
  37. 36. [Back Cover]
    Afrodisiac
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