(August 2002)

Wizard Entertainment, 1997 Series
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Price
4.99 USD; 6.95 CAD
Pages
116
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
2002
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Not Recommended for All Ages
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Gareb Shamus Enterprises Inc.
Publisher's Brand
Wizard
Barcode
074470038085 08
Editing
Pat McCallum (credited as Moondoggie) (VP, editor-in-chief); Douglas Goldstein (credited as Sock It To Me) (VP special projects, editor); Matthew Senreich (credited as Psychedelic) (editorial direction); Joe Yanarella (credited as G.I.) (senior managing editor); Zach Oat (credited as Ottasight) (managing editor); Robert Bricken (credited as Incense) (associate editor); Adam Patyk (credited as Peppermints) (associate editor); Brian Cunningham (credited as Woodstock) (contributing editor)

Issue Notes

The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

Midnight Mayhem (Table of Contents: 1)

photo story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Doug Goldstein
Synopsis
Toyfare staffer crashes a Star Wars: Episode II party and gets kicked out.
Keywords
fumetti

Mego Super Heroes The Secret Wars (Table of Contents: 2)

photo story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Pat McCallum; Tom Root; Zach Oat; Robert Bricken; Adam Patyk; Bill Jensen
Pencils
Pat McCallum ? (photos); Tom Root ? (photos); Doug Goldstein ? (photos); Zach Oat ? (photos); Robert Bricken ? (photos)
Inks
Pat McCallum ? (photos); Tom Root ? (photos); Doug Goldstein ? (photos); Zach Oat ? (photos); Robert Bricken ? (photos)
Colors
Pat McCallum ? (photos); Tom Root ? (photos); Doug Goldstein ? (photos); Zach Oat ? (photos); Robert Bricken ? (photos)
Letters
typeset
Editing
Doug Goldstein; Matthew Senreich

Genre
humor
Characters
Beyonder; Black Bolt [Blackagar Boltagon]; Bucky [James Buchanan Barnes]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Colossus [Piotr Rasputin]; Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Dr. Doom [Victor Von Doom]; Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]; Falcon [Sam Wilson]; Galactus [Galan]; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Woman [Susan Storm Richards]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Rick Jones; Kang [Nathaniel Richards]; Kingpin [Wilson Fisk]; Lizard [Curt Connors]; Mephisto; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Namor; Nightcrawler [Kurt Wagner]; Northstar [Jean-Paul Beaubier]; May Parker; Phoenix [Jean Grey]; Punisher [Frank Castle]; Red Skull [Johann Shmidt]; Redwing; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker] (as Spider-Man Blue); Spider-Man [Peter Parker] (as Spider-Man Red); Storm [Ororo Munroe]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Thor [Thor Odinson]; Vision; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Watcher [Uatu]; Wolverine [Logan]; Professor Xavier; Man-Thing; Wendigo; Skrull; Giant Man; Ant Man; Bo Duke; Alan Moore; Timmy; Huggy Bear; Freddie Washington [Boom Boom]; Conan; ; Iron Chef; Marvel Executive; G.I. Joe
Synopsis
Marvel heroes have been summoned by the Beyonder to battle each other. Except all the ones who can swim or fly, leaving only a few left. Spider-man and Dr. Doom are chosen as captains, and they pick their teams. Hawkeye fights Bo Duke, Green Goblin fights Punisher, and the X-Men show up but are sent away. The teams play kickball. Alan Moore is decapitated, Mr. Fantastic and Dr. Doom play Scrabble, and Spider-Man switches costumes several times. More "battle" occur. Dr. Doom team wins and advances to the next round against the G.I. Joe.
Reprints
Keywords
action figures; archery; badminton; basketball; egg toss; fumetti; gecko; kickball; miniature golf; paintball; Pontiac Aztec; poultry battle; Scrabble; Secret Wars; tank; Tony Hawk 3; Twisted Toyfare Theater; yo' momma slams

Indexer Notes

Credits do not distinguish between writers, photographers, or letterers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

G.I. Joe; Tron; He-Man and the Masters of the Universe / cartoon / 3.42 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How hard can it be just to put out a new roll?!
Genre
humor
Characters
Duke [Conrad S. Hauser]; Mainframe [Blaine L. Parker]; Mer-Man; Roadblock [Marvin F. Hinton]; Shipwreck [Hector X. Delgado]; Snake Eyes; Zodac; Bruce Boxleitner; Polly; Timber
Synopsis
Zodac thinks Mer-Man should replace the toilet paper. In the next panel, the image goes fuzzy, then black. G.I. Joe arrives to investigate, which also continues separately in the Mug Shot section. Mainframe finds a dead Polly stuck in the wiring. The lights come on, and Zodac and Mer-Man are making out
Keywords
action figures; Big Shot; fourth wall; fumetti; ladder; Mug Shot; toilet paper

Indexer Notes

This story continues across multiple Big Shots and Mug Shots on multiple pages.

The Zodac and Mer-man are from Masters of the Universe by Mattel.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. Midnight Mayhem
  2. 2. Mego Super Heroes The Secret Wars
  3. 3. ["How hard can it be just to put out a new roll?!"]
    G.I. Joe; Tron; He-Man and the Masters of the Universe
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