(November 2010)

Dark Horse, 2010 Series
Price:
3.50 USD
Pages:
32
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics, Inc.
Brand:
Dark Horse Comics [facing left]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Scott Allie (editor); Samantha Robertson (associate editor); Daniel Chabon (assistant editor); Mike Richardson (publisher)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US (6.6 in. x 10.1 in.)
Paper Stock:
Glossy
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
5-Issue Limited Series

Issue Notes

"Number 4 in a Series" per title page. Copyright 2010 Michael Mignola and Christopher Golden per indicia. "Printed by Cadmus Communications, Easton, PA, USA."


[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Baltimore / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Mignola (signed) [as M]
Inks:
Mike Mignola (signed) [as M]
Colors:
Dave Stewart
Letters:
Amy Arendts ?

Genre:
historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
an unnamed monk; the Red Death (personification)

[Title Page] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ben Stenbeck
Inks:
Ben Stenbeck
Letters:
Amy Arendts (design); typeset

Indexer Notes

The inside front cover presents the title, credits, and indicia with illustration.

The Plague Ships [Chapter 4] (Table of Contents)

Baltimore / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Mignola; Christopher Golden
Pencils:
Ben Stenbeck
Inks:
Ben Stenbeck
Colors:
Dave Stewart
Letters:
Clem Robins

Genre:
adventure; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Lord Henry Baltimore; Vanessa Kalderas; Demetrius Aischros (introduction; silent cameo; flashback); Elowen Baltimore (introduction; death in flashback); Haigus (flashback cameo); an unnamed monk (introduction); the Red Death (personification; vision)
Synopsis:
While shipwrecked, Lord Baltimore tells Vanessa of his tragic return home during the plague-halted War and his encounter with a monk who spoke of his destiny.

Indexer Notes

Title from inside front cover. Story begins: "You told me that sailors think this island is haunted ..."

[Advertisements] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
various
Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
various
Letters:
various

Indexer Notes

Pgs. 13, 14, 23, 24, 31, & 32 of the publication contain advertisements for, respectively, Lili St. Crow's Strange Angels novels from Razorbill; the Hellboy Zone on the Dark Horse website; Dark Horse's B.P.R.D.: Hell on Earth — New World, with art from cover to #1; Dark Horse's Conan: Road of Kings, with art from Doug Wheatley's cover to #1; Dark Horse's Hellboy: The Storm, with art from cover to #2; and the online videogame Star Wars: The Old Republic from BioWare and LucasArts.

[Letters Page] (Table of Contents)

Post War / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Scott Allie (signed)
Pencils:
Mike Mignola
Inks:
Mike Mignola
Colors:
Dave Stewart
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Allie provides replies and additional commentary.

Indexer Notes

Letter writers are Tim of Bolton [sic] and Dirk Bauman.
Next Month box has cover detail from #5.

Horsepower! October 2010 (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Patrick Thorpe (signed)
Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
various
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Thorpe discusses changes in Dark Horse's Conan series and other Robert E. Howard projects. The monthly hype page also includes Dark Horse masthead and You Love Comics! We Love Comics, Too! entries on cartoonist David Follett and Old West outlaw Billy the Kid.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
    Baltimore
  2. 1. [Title Page]
  3. 2. The Plague Ships [Chapter 4]
    Baltimore
  4. 3. [Advertisements]
  5. 4. [Letters Page]
    Post War
  6. 5. Horsepower! October 2010
    Horsepower!
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