(1990)

Disney, 1990 Series
 
Price:
1.95 USD
Pages:
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
W.D. Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Disney
ISBN:
1-56115-043-6 Search at WorldCat
Editing:
Tommi Lewis; Len Wein (editor-in-chief/comics)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Digest size (5.25" x 7.375")
Paper Stock:
Glossy
Binding:
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Preview issue of Disney Adventures, in the same format, that came out in the summer of 1990.


[The Chaos Coin Catastrophe] (Table of Contents)

Disney's DuckTales / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge; Lauchpad; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Keywords:
bridge; rhinoceros

Indexer Notes

Title taken from interior story.

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DuckTales: The Movie (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Uncle Scrooge; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Webby

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; color. Ad for "DuckTales The Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp" opening in theaters on August 3.

Catch the Fun! (Table of Contents)

The Little Mermaid; Walt Disney Home Video / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Flounder; Sebastian

Indexer Notes

Illustrated ad for VHS videocassette of "The Little Mermaid" movie, on sale for a limited time for $26.99 from Walt Disney Home Video.

Catch the Beat! (Table of Contents)

Disney Afternoon / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ad for audio cassette or CD with music from Disney Afternoon animated series: DuckTales; TaleSpin; Rescue Rangers; Gummi Bears.

Hello (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Colors:
? (photos)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Marv Wolfman (photo); Tommi Lewis (photo); Melinda Jenkins (photo); Randy Achee (photo); Sally Prendergast (photo)
Keywords:
school photos

Indexer Notes

Brief introduction, with individual school photos of various production people. Also credits and indicia.

Passport (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
(various)
Inks:
(various)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Table of Contents with small illustration cropped from each feature.

The Adventure Begins Oct. 9th (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Promo for the first regular issue of Disney Adventures, on sale October 9.

Hang Tough to be a Rescue Ranger! (Table of Contents)

Rescue Rangers; Capcom / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Chip; Dale
Keywords:
video game

Indexer Notes

Ad for Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers video game by Capcom, licensed to play on Nintendo Entertainment Systems. Part of package illustration is shown.

The Chaos Coin Catastrophe (Table of Contents)

Disney's DuckTales / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge; Launchpad; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Junior Woodchucks; Beagle Boys (cameo)
Synopsis:
In his Money Bin, Scrooge finds a strange coin with his profile stamped on it. With the help of the Junior Woodchucks, Scrooge finds it is from the island of Usayvus, near Africa. When Scrooge goes to the island, he finds there is more to the story of the coin than he's been told.
Keywords:
coin; earthquake; hanging bridge; island; Money Bin; rhinoceros

Indexer Notes

No credits on the story. Continued in this issue.

(Part 2) First Usayvus, Now You Destroy Us! (Table of Contents)

Disney's Duck Tales / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge; Launchpad; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis:
Scrooge remembers the story of his original trip to Usayvus and must find a way to prevent the island from being destroyed.
Keywords:
coin; earthquakes; hypnotism; island; meteorite; rhinoceros; volcano

Indexer Notes

Part two of The Chaos Coin Catastrophe.

Caught in a Flash! (Table of Contents)

Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bobbi JG Weiss
Pencils:
Romano Scarpa
Inks:
Romano Scarpa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
KZ019002

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Chip; Dale; Monterey Jack; Gadget; Zipper; Fat Cat; Mepps
Synopsis:
After Gadget finds a flash camera, Dale goes wild taking photos. His photo-taking helps foil Fat Cat's gang, who are breaking into a bank.
Keywords:
bank; camera

The Relic Racket (Table of Contents)

Disney's DuckTales / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Guiseppe Della Santa
Inks:
Guiseppe Della Santa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Uncle Scrooge; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Webby; Beagle Boys [176-716; 176-176]
Synopsis:
The Beagle Boys are digging Indian relics in a cliff-dwelling and, disguised as Indians, are trying to sell them to Uncle Scrooge.

Indexer Notes

Indians; relics

Undermining Schemes (Table of Contents)

Disney's Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bobbi JG Weiss
Pencils:
Romano Scarpa
Inks:
Romano Scarpa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
KM029002

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Chip; Dale; Monterey Jack; Gadget; Zipper; Monsieur Rodaunt; Mepps
Synopsis:
Fat Cat hires moles to dig a tunnel into Rodaunt's storeroom so his men can steal all his cheese.
Keywords:
cheese; construction; tunnel

Mission: Maybe Sort of a Little Impossible (Table of Contents)

Disney's TaleSpin / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Cherie Dee Wilkerson
Pencils:
Giorgio Cavazzano
Inks:
Giorgio Cavazzano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
KX 1002

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Baloo; Kit Cloudkicker; Rebecca Cunningham; Air Pirates [Don Karnage; Dumptruck]
Synopsis:
Once a year a passage opens in the Thembria Mountain. A billionaire hires Baloo and Kit to fly into the mountain to salvage a recently lost plane. They find that a lost tribe has been worshiping an old plane as a god. The Air Pirates plot to salvage the new plane and leave Baloo and his crew trapped in the mountain.
Keywords:
airplane; idols; lost city; mountains; skateboard

Out of this World! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
(various)
Inks:
(various)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Promo for Disney Comics, with partial covers to eight series shown.

The Adventure Begins Oct. 9th (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Same promo for the first issue of Disney Adventures as Sequence 6 on page 9.

The Disney Afternoon (Table of Contents)

Disney Afternoon / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Baloo; Kit Cloudkicker; Launchpad; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Zipper; Chip; Dale; Gummi Bears [Cubbi; Sunni; Tummi]

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Group illustration of characters from the Disney Afternoon animated series.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Chaos Coin Catastrophe]
    Disney's DuckTales
  2. 1. DuckTales: The Movie
  3. 2. Catch the Fun!
    The Little Mermaid; Walt Disney Home Video
  4. 3. Catch the Beat!
    Disney Afternoon
  5. 4. Hello
  6. 5. Passport
  7. 6. The Adventure Begins Oct. 9th
    Disney Adventures
  8. 7. Hang Tough to be a Rescue Ranger!
    Rescue Rangers; Capcom
  9. 8. The Chaos Coin Catastrophe
    Disney's DuckTales
  10. 9. (Part 2) First Usayvus, Now You Destroy Us!
    Disney's Duck Tales
  11. 10. Caught in a Flash!
    Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers
  12. 11. The Relic Racket
    Disney's DuckTales
  13. 12. Undermining Schemes
    Disney's Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers
  14. 13. Mission: Maybe Sort of a Little Impossible
    Disney's TaleSpin
  15. 14. Out of this World!
  16. 15. The Adventure Begins Oct. 9th
    Disney Adventures
  17. 16. The Disney Afternoon
    Disney Afternoon
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