(May 2010)

Gemstone, 2010 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
0.00 FREE
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Gemstone Publishing
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Mark Huesman; Charles S. Nosinskie (Edit Assist); Mark Squirek (Edit Assist); Mike Wilbur (Edit Assist)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
6.25" x 9.5"
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
one-shot

Issue Notes

Keywords:
Free Comic Book Day; Free Comic Book Day 2010

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Brendon Fraim; Brian Fraim
Inks:
Brendon Fraim; Brian Fraim
Colors:
Brendon Fraim; Brian Fraim
Letters:
Brendon Fraim; Brian Fraim

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mister Miracle [Scott Free]; Big Barda; Oberon; Doctor Bedlam; Darkseid; DeSaad; Granny Goodness; Virman Vundabar; Kanto

Indexer Notes

The credits do not distinguish roles between the two artists.

[Credits, Masthead and Indicia] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

["With movies like Iron Man, the Spider-Man series..."] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Pencils:
Gene Gonzales
Inks:
Gene Gonzales
Colors:
Gene Gonzales?
Letters:
Gene Gonzales?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Captain Action (Cameo); Doctor Eville (Cameo); Shi (Cameo); Sherlock Dome (Cameo); Billy Bob Driwahl (Cameo)

Indexer Notes

Various comic books are used as background on page 1; their characters have not been named in this index.

Secret Origins: Part 1: The Guide (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Pencils:
? (Photograph)
Inks:
? (Photograph)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Bob Overstreet (Photograph)

Prices: 1970 vs. Today (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
{various}
Inks:
{various}
Colors:
{various}
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Grading (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Pencils:
Gene Gonzales
Inks:
Gene Gonzales
Colors:
Gene Gonzales?
Letters:
Gene Gonzales?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Painkiller Jane (Cameo)

Grading Definitions (Table of Contents)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Secret Origins: Part 2: The Covers (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Pencils:
{various}
Inks:
{various}
Colors:
{various}
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Preservation and Storage (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Pencils:
Michael A. Solof (Photograph)
Inks:
Michael A. Solof (Photograph)
Colors:
Michael A. Solof (Photograph)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Comic Book Ages (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Pedigrees (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

["While I really like reading the comic books..."] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Pencils:
Gene Gonzales
Inks:
Gene Gonzales
Colors:
Gene Gonzales?
Letters:
Gene Gonzales?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Various comic book covers are used as illustrations; their creators or characters are not indexed here.

Buying and Selling (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Comic Book Conventions (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Pencils:
? (Photographs)
Inks:
? (Photographs)
Colors:
? (Photographs)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Revived, Renewed and Remade: The Great Heroes Always Come Back (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Pencils:
{various}
Inks:
{various}
Colors:
{various}
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Characters depicted not indexed.

Secret Origins: Part 3: Why Do You Collect? (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Pencils:
{various}
Inks:
{various}
Colors:
{various}
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Various covers are shown; creators or characters are not indexed. Collectors Paul Levitz, Vincent Zurzulo Jr., Chris Ryall, Andrew "Captain Comics" Smith, Tom Gordon III, Greg Holland, Robert Tinnell, Ted Hake, Lawrence Klein, Professor William H. Foster III, Dan Braun and Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg explain why they collect.

Secret Origins: Part 4: Pop Culture Heritage (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Pencils:
Michael A. Solof (Photograph)
Inks:
Michael A. Solof (Photograph)
Colors:
Michael A. Solof (Photograph)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Overstreet Hall of Fame (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn; Dr. Arnold T. Blumberg; Tom Gordon III; Charles S. Novinskie
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    New Gods
  2. 1. [Credits, Masthead and Indicia]
  3. 2. ["With movies like Iron Man, the Spider-Man series..."]
  4. 3. Secret Origins: Part 1: The Guide
  5. 4. Prices: 1970 vs. Today
  6. 5. Grading
  7. 6. Grading Definitions
  8. 7. Secret Origins: Part 2: The Covers
  9. 8. Preservation and Storage
  10. 9. Comic Book Ages
  11. 10. Pedigrees
  12. 11. ["While I really like reading the comic books..."]
  13. 12. Buying and Selling
  14. 13. Comic Book Conventions
  15. 14. Revived, Renewed and Remade: The Great Heroes Always Come Back
  16. 15. Secret Origins: Part 3: Why Do You Collect?
  17. 16. Secret Origins: Part 4: Pop Culture Heritage
  18. 17. Overstreet Hall of Fame
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