(February 2004)

Image, 2004 Series
 
Volume:
?
Price:
11.95 USD
Pages:
132
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Image Comics
Brand:
Image
ISBN:
1-58240-345-7 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
?
Editing:
?
Format:
Squarebound; Color cover; Black and White interior

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

PVP / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Skull

[Blank Page] (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

[Title Page] (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Title page and publication information.

[Dedication Page] (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Letters:
Scott Kurtz

Introduction (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Aaron Williams
Pencils:
Aaron Williams ?
Inks:
Aaron Williams?
Letters:
Typeset

[PVP #1] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Letters:
?

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Cole; Brent; Jade; Francis; Skull
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["So did you watch Survivor last night."] (Table of Contents)

PVP / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Kurtz
Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Letters:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Cole; Brent; Jade; Francis; Skull
Synopsis:
Cole catches Brent and Francis avoiding work.
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[PVP #2] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Brent; Jade; Francis; Skull
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Indexer Notes

Homage to the cover of Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 series) #1

["Hold villian! or face my wrath."] (Table of Contents)

PVP / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Kurtz
Pencils:
Brandon Peterson (page 1); Scott Kurtz (page 2-14)
Inks:
Brandon Peterson (page 1); Scott Kurtz (page 2-14)
Letters:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Brent; Jade; Francis; Skull; Cole
Synopsis:
The gang plays the role-playing game Ubermensch.
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[Prepart to die, Nerd!] (Table of Contents)

PVP / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Scott Kurtz
Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Letters:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Brent
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Silly Putty in "Monkey Business" (Table of Contents)

PVP / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Scott Kurtz
Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Letters:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Francis
Synopsis:
Silly Putty stops a crook using Dork Storm Fruit Pies.
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Indexer Notes

Parody of the Hostess Fruit Pie ads that appeared in many comics in the late 70's.

[PVP #3] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
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["I can't believe it!"] (Table of Contents)

PVP / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Kurtz
Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Letters:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Cole; Brent; Jade; Francis; Skull
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Indexer Notes

Parody of the big-eyed manga style, both in art and writing style.

[PVP #4] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
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["Have a holly jolly Christmass..."] (Table of Contents)

PVP / comic story / 29 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Kurtz
Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Letters:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Cole; Brent; Jade; Francis; Skull
Synopsis:
The cast goes to the mall for some last minute Christmas shopping.
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Indexer Notes

Special Christmas issue. Parody of several classic Christmas stories, including A Christmas Carol and Miracle on 34th Street.

[PVP #5] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Letters:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Jade
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["Hey, is everything in place?"] (Table of Contents)

PVP / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Kurtz
Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Letters:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Cole; Brent; Jade; Francis; Skull; Dilbert (Cameo); Dogbert (Cameo); Garfield (Cameo); Opus (From Bloom County; Cameo); Steve Dallas (From Bloom County; Cameo); Ralph (From Libert Meadows, Cameo); Peter (from B.C.; Cameo); Alley Oop (Cameo); Comic Book Guy (from Simpsons; Cameo); Scott McCloud (from Understanding Comics); Scott Kurtz (photo)
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Indexer Notes

Parody of the film The Matrix.

[PVP #6] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Skull
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["Skull, what do you want?"] (Table of Contents)

PVP / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Kurtz
Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Letters:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Cole; Brent; Jade; Francis; Skull
Synopsis:
Skull finds Cupid's bow and arrows and tries to use them to get Brent and Jade back together.
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Packing Material (Table of Contents)

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Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Explains that the next pages are made up of items that were created but never saw print for various reasons and are presented here for the first time.

[Unused Cover for PVP #8] (Table of Contents)

PVP / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Frank Cho
Inks:
Frank Cho

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Jade

Indexer Notes

This would have been the cover to PVP #8 from Dork Storm Press, but that book was cancelled in favor of moving the series to Image and restarting with a new #1.

[Unused Cover for PVP #8] (Table of Contents)

PVP / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Cole; Brent; Francis; Skull

Indexer Notes

This was intended for the cover of PVP #8 from Dork Storm Press. The previous sequence is also listed as intended for the same issue. Unknown if it was a variant cover, or the back cover or what exactly there were two covers for PVP #8, or if one of these was really for #7.

[Nodwick Sketches] (Table of Contents)

Nodwick / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Scott Kurtz
Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Letters:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor

Indexer Notes

Sketches done at the 2002 Gama Trade show featuring characters from Aaron Williams' Nodwick series.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

PVP / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Cole; Brent; Jade; Francis; Skull

Indexer Notes

Sketches and proposed cover for a video game collection project that never saw publication.

["Dodge this."] (Table of Contents)

PVP / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Cal Slayton
Inks:
Cal Slayton

Characters:
Jade

Indexer Notes

Another piece used for the cover of PVP #5 by guest artist Cal Slayton.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

PVP / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Cal Slayton
Inks:
Cal Slayton

Characters:
Cole; Jade; Brent; Francis; Skull

Indexer Notes

Pinup of the PVP crew.

["Um, yea... word booty."] (Table of Contents)

PVP / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Mahfood
Pencils:
Jim Mahfood
Inks:
Jim Mahfood
Letters:
Jih Mahfood

Characters:
Skull

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

PVP / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Scott Morse
Inks:
Scott Morse

Characters:
Skull

The Mutants & Masterminds & PVP Team-Up! (Table of Contents)

PVP / activity / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Pramas
Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Rules and character pages for the role-playing game Mutants & Masterminds, which was featured in the story from PVP #2 earlier in this volume.

About the Cartoonist (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Skull
Synopsis:
Short biography of Scott Kurtz and the PVP strip.

[Blank Page] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gail Simone; Milo George
Pencils:
Scott Kurtz
Inks:
Scott Kurtz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Promotional quotes by various people on the PVP comic.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    PVP
  2. 1. [Blank Page]
  3. 2. [Title Page]
  4. 3. [Dedication Page]
  5. 4. Introduction
  6. 5. [PVP #1]
    PVP
  7. 6. ["So did you watch Survivor last night."]
    PVP
  8. 7. [PVP #2]
    PVP
  9. 8. ["Hold villian! or face my wrath."]
    PVP
  10. 9. [Prepart to die, Nerd!]
    PVP
  11. 10. Silly Putty in "Monkey Business"
    PVP
  12. 11. [PVP #3]
    PVP
  13. 12. ["I can't believe it!"]
    PVP
  14. 13. [PVP #4]
    PVP
  15. 14. ["Have a holly jolly Christmass..."]
    PVP
  16. 15. [PVP #5]
    PVP
  17. 16. ["Hey, is everything in place?"]
    PVP
  18. 17. [PVP #6]
    PVP
  19. 18. ["Skull, what do you want?"]
    PVP
  20. 19. Packing Material
  21. 20. [Unused Cover for PVP #8]
    PVP
  22. 21. [Unused Cover for PVP #8]
    PVP
  23. 22. [Nodwick Sketches]
    Nodwick
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    PVP
  25. 24. ["Dodge this."]
    PVP
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    PVP
  27. 26. ["Um, yea... word booty."]
    PVP
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    PVP
  29. 28. The Mutants & Masterminds & PVP Team-Up!
    PVP
  30. 29. About the Cartoonist
  31. 30. [Blank Page]
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
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