(October 2002)

Wizard Entertainment, 1997 Series
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Price
4.99 USD; 6.95 CAD
Pages
108
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Not Intended for All Ages
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Gareb Shamus Enterprises Inc.
Brand
Wizard
Barcode
074470038085 10
Editing
Pat McCallum (credited as Fozzie) (VP/editor-in-chief); Douglas Goldstein (credited as Gonzo) (VP special projects/editor); Matthew Senreich (credited as Kermit) (editorial direction); Joe Yanarella (credited as Pops) (senior managing editor); Zach Oat (credited as Rizzo) (managing editor); Justin Aclin (credited as Miss Piggy) (associate editor); Adam Patyk (credited as Link) (associate editor); Robert Bricken (credited as Rowlf) (associate editor)

Issue Notes

This issue shipped with two covers.

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.

The Hunt for Red Ork-Tober (Table of Contents: 1)

photo story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Pat McCallum (head writer); Tom Root (head writer); Zach Oat (head writer); Robert Bricken (contributing writer); Adam Patyk (contributing writer); Jon Gutierrez (contributing writer); Justin Aclin (contributing writer)
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Colors
? (photo)
Letters
typeset
Editing
Doug Goldstein; Matthew Senreich

Genre
humor
Characters
Iron Man; Captain America; Fin Fang Foom; Scarlet Witch; Thor; Vision; Visionaries; Spider-man; Hawkeye; Skeletor; Clamp Jaw; Orko; Punisher; Bucky; AllStar Seaworthy; Casey; Tooter; Dimmy; Marchall Bravestarr; Cheer Bear
Synopsis
The Avengers are about to fight Fin Fang Foom, only to discover the Quinjet is gone. Elsewhere, Spider-man and Hawkeye start a hunting trip at Skeletor's game reserve. They hunt Orko, kill Snorks, and are attacked by Cheer Bear. Orko saves him, but they kill him anyway.
Reprints
Keywords
action figures; Care Bear stare; fumetti; game hunting; Quinjet; Snorks; Twisted Toyfare Theatre

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

Wolverine / cartoon / 0.22 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Blink, you fool, blink!
Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Cat Hero
Synopsis
Wolverine tries to get Cat to blink.
Keywords
action figures; Big Shot; fumetti

Indexer Notes

The Wolverine figure is from X-Men by Toy Biz.

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

Futurama; Star Wars / cartoon / 0.22 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good Christ...
Genre
humor; science fiction; adventure
Characters
clone troopers; gelatinous blob
Synopsis
Clone troopers find a sentient blob in a toilet.
Keywords
action figures; Big Shot; fumetti; toilet

Indexer Notes

The clone trooper figures are from Star Wars by Hasbro and the gelatinous blob figure is from Futurama by Dark Horse.

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

He-Man and the Masters of the Universe; The Muppets / cartoon / 0.22 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Someday we'll find it...
Genre
humor; sword and sorcery
Characters
He-Man; Kermit
Synopsis
He-Man sings to Kermit.
Keywords
action figures; Big Shot; fumetti; Rainbow Connection

Indexer Notes

The He-Man figure is from He-Man by Mattel and the Kermit figure is from Muppets by Palisades.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Muppets; Dragonball Z / cartoon / 0.22 page (report information)

Script
?
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typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And this one time, Animal was completely trashed...
Genre
humor
Characters
Dr. Teeth; Vegeta
Synopsis
Dr. Teeth tells Vegeta stories.
Keywords
action figures; Big Shot; fumetti

Indexer Notes

The Dr. Teeth figure is from Muppets by Palisades and the Vegeta figure is Dragonball Z by Irwin.

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

One Piece / cartoon / 0.22 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow, I though I had poor depth perception.
Genre
humor
Characters
Pirate Panda; Luffy
Synopsis
Pirate Panda and Luffy box.
Keywords
action figures; Big Shot; boxing; fumetti

Indexer Notes

The figures are from One Piece by Bandai.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Virtual On / cartoon / 0.22 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, I guess they were wrong about the cheetah being the fastest land animal.
Genre
humor
Characters
Fei-yen; tiger
Synopsis
Fei-yen berates a tiger for being slow.
Keywords
action figures; Big Shot; fumetti

Indexer Notes

The Fei-yen figure is from virtual On by Kaiyodo.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

He-Man and the Masters of the Universe / cartoon / 0.22 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You will collect Beanie Bears!
Genre
humor; sword and sorcery
Characters
Robot Bear; Faker; He-Man
Synopsis
Robot Bear commands He-Man.
Keywords
action figures; Big Shot; collecting; fumetti

Indexer Notes

The Faker and He-Man figures are from Masters of the Universe by Mattel.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Spider-Man / cartoon / 0.22 page (report information)

Script
?
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typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good Lord, Jonah, aren't you freezing?
Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Spider-man; J. Jonah Jameson
Synopsis
J. Jonah Jameson yells at Spider-man.
Keywords
action figures; Big Shot; fumetti; snow

Indexer Notes

The Spider-man figure is from Spider-man Classics by Toy Biz and the J. Jonah Jameson figure is from Spider-man: The Movie by Toy-Biz.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Fantastic Four / cartoon / 0.22 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo)
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? (photo)
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? (photo)
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typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Okay, okay!
Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Human Torch; snowman
Synopsis
Human Torch is making the snowman melt.
Keywords
action figures; Big Shot; fumetti; melting

Indexer Notes

The Human Torch figure is from Fantastic Four by Toy Biz.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Star Wars; Transformers / cartoon / 0.22 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo)
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typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think you're in the wrong panel.
Genre
humor; adventure; science fiction
Characters
Black Convoy; Wampa
Synopsis
The wampa is on the wrong page.
Keywords
action figures; Big Shot; fourth wall; fumetti

Indexer Notes

The Black Convoy figure is from Transformers by Takara and the wampa figure is from Star Wars by Hasbro.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Spider-Man / cartoon / 0.22 page (report information)

Script
?
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? (photo)
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? (photo)
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typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Must... have... Star Wars... toys...
Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Spider-man; Green Goblin; kids
Synopsis
Spider-man and some kids chase after the Green Goblin to get his Star Wars action figures.
Keywords
action figures; Big Shot; fumetti

Indexer Notes

The Spider-man and Green Goblin figures are from Spider-man: The Movie by Toy-Biz.

One of the kids is a Ma-Ti figure from Captain Planet, but he isn't listed as him.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. The Hunt for Red Ork-Tober
  2. 2. ["Blink, you fool, blink!"]
    Wolverine
  3. 3. ["Good Christ..."]
    Futurama; Star Wars
  4. 4. ["Someday we'll find it..."]
    He-Man and the Masters of the Universe; The Muppets
  5. 5. ["And this one time, Animal was completely trashed..."]
    Muppets; Dragonball Z
  6. 6. ["Wow, I though I had poor depth perception."]
    One Piece
  7. 7. ["Well, I guess they were wrong about the cheetah being the fastest land animal."]
    Virtual On
  8. 8. ["You will collect Beanie Bears!"]
    He-Man and the Masters of the Universe
  9. 9. ["Good Lord, Jonah, aren't you freezing?"]
    Spider-Man
  10. 10. ["Okay, okay!"]
    Fantastic Four
  11. 11. ["I think you're in the wrong panel."]
    Star Wars; Transformers
  12. 12. ["Must... have... Star Wars... toys..."]
    Spider-Man
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