(1990)

Acclaim / Valiant, 1990 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
0.00 free
Pages
8
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Valiant
Brand
Valiant
Editing
?
Color
Four Color
Dimensions
7" x 10.25"
Paper Stock
Glossy
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Super Mario Bros. / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mario
Reprints

Unprecedented Opportunity! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Ann Eagan (credited)
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A letter containing a list of marketing facts and support designed to persuade retailers to carry Valiant's Nintendo comics line.

Indexer Notes

Printed inside the front cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain N; The Legend of Zelda; Super Mario Bros. / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; humor; fantasy-supernatural; science fiction; superhero; sword and sorcery
Characters
Captain N [Kevin Keene]; Link; Mario
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Displays an alternate, apparently otherwise unpublished, version of the cover of Nintendo Comics System #1. The two versions contain the same artwork of the characters but somewhat different promotional language and a different Valiant logo.

The Fish That Should've Gotten Away (Table of Contents: 3)

Super Mario Bros. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Vallely; Mark McClellan
Pencils
Art Nichols
Inks
P. Zorito
Colors
Janet Jackson
Letters
Ken Lopez

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mario; Stanley
Synopsis
The talking fish Stanley keeps pestering Mario.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Prints four comic-book pages at half-size in landscape orientation. Credits are based on later reprints of the story; no credits are included here.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Super Mario Bros. / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mario
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This cover illustration lacks the barcode and Canadian price printed on the final cover.

All's Well That Ends Swell (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain N / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bryan Leys
Pencils
Art Nichols
Inks
John Cebollero
Colors
Sean Grissom
Letters
Ken Lopez

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Captain N [Kevin Keene]; Duke; Kid Icarus; Princess Lana
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprints the first page of a story from Nintendo Comics System #1. Credits are based on that printing; no credits are provided here.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Legend of Zelda / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Link!" "Just ... stunned. Magic ring shielded me ... mostly.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; adventure
Characters
Ganon; Link; Princess Zelda

Indexer Notes

The page states "A page from a story based on LINK, THE LEGEND OF ZELDA, appearing in NINTENDO COMICS SYSTEM #1." The story page depicted does not actually appear in Nintendo Comics System #1. No credits are provided.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Super Mario Bros.
  2. 1. Unprecedented Opportunity!
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Captain N; The Legend of Zelda; Super Mario Bros.
  4. 3. The Fish That Should've Gotten Away
    Super Mario Bros.
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Super Mario Bros.
  6. 5. All's Well That Ends Swell
    Captain N
  7. 6. ["Link!" "Just ... stunned. Magic ring shielded me ... mostly."]
    The Legend of Zelda
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