George Suarez (publisher); Bill Devine (Managing Editor); Bob Polio (Art Director)
Black & White; Golden Age Sized; saddle-stitched; Newsprint; regular series
At least four printings of this issue exist. 2nd Printing: March 1992, 2.25 USD 3rd Printing: September 1995, 2.75 USD; 3.75 CAD, Red cover border. 4th Printing: 1996, 2.75 USD, Cover has "10th Anniversary" logo.
FEATURE: The Tick; GUESTS: Arthur; Man-Eating Cow; Red Eye; Dr. Edward Robelord; Dot; VILLAINS: Two Goons
The Tick is struck on the head with what looks to be a meteor but turns out to be sediment from Utah; Arthur and Tick have dinner with Art's sister, but their repast is interrupted by two goons shooting at them; After Man-Eating Cow lends a...uh...an udder in dispatching the villains, Tick decides that he and Arthur will leave for New York to fight real crime and leave their bovine companion to patrol The City in their stead; Tick reads.
From Tick, The (NEC, 1988 series) #8 [first printing]