Rocket Raccoon and Groot #1 - Tricks of the Trade
([July] 2016)

Marvel, 2016 Series
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Price
17.99 USD; 23.99 CAD
Pages
140
On-sale Date
2016-07-20
Publisher's Age Guidelines
T
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
978-0-7851-9973-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780785199731 51799
Editing
Jake Thomas (credited) (editor); Kathleen Wisneski (credited) (assistant editor); Jennifer Grünwald (credited) (collection editor); Sarah Brunstad (credited) (associate editor); Alex Starbuck (credited) (associate managing editor); Mark D. Beazley (credited) (editor, special projects); Jeff Youngquist (credited) (VP production & special projects); Axel Alonso (credited) (editor-in-chief)

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Inks
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Colors
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Groot; Rocket Raccoon
Reprints
No image yet

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Superlog (credited)
Inks
Superlog (credited)
Colors
Superlog (credited)
Letters
Superlog (credited)

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Characters
Rocket; Groot
Reprints

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Inks
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Colors
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Groot; Rocket Raccoon
Reprints

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script
Skottie Young
Pencils
Skottie Young
Inks
Skottie Young
Colors
Skottie Young ?
Letters
Jeff Eckleberry

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

page also includes credits

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Skottie Young (credited)
Pencils
Filipe Andrade (credited)
Inks
Filipe Andrade (credited)
Colors
Jean-Francois Beaulieu (credited)
Letters
Jeff Eckleberry (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're gathered here today to pay our respects...
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Guardians of the Galaxy [Kitty Pryde; Drax; Venom [Flash Thompson]; Thing]; Lord Rakzoon [Rocket]; Groot; Pockets; Shrub
Synopsis
The Guardians believe that Rocket and Groot are dead, but strange things are happening in another part of the galaxy that suggest otherwise.
Reprints

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brian Kesinger (credited, signed)
Inks
Brian Kesinger (credited, signed)
Colors
Brian Kesinger (credited, signed)

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Reprints

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Inks
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Colors
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Letters
Skottie Young

Genre
humor; science fiction; superhero
Characters
Groot
Reprints
Keywords
graffiti

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Skottie Young (credited)
Pencils
Filipe Andrade (credited)
Inks
Filipe Andrade (credited)
Colors
Jean-Francois Beaulieu (credited)
Letters
Jeff Eckleberry (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I am Groot!" "I don't know what the hell you're saying...
Genre
humor; science fiction; superhero
Characters
Groot; Lord Rakzoon [Rocket]; Wilfred Dendrite XLVIII; Cosmo; Iron Man [Tony Stark](cameo); Ms. Marvel [Kamala Khan](cameo); Spider-Man (cameo); Howard the Duck (cameo)
Synopsis
Lord Rakzoon finds an interpreter who can translate Groot's story of his search for Rocket. Rakzoon doesn't believe (or remember) that he's really Rocket, and plans to kill Groot.
Reprints

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Siya Oum (credited, signed)
Inks
Siya Oum (credited, signed)
Colors
Siya Oum (credited, signed)

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Characters
Rocket Raccoon; Groot
Reprints

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Inks
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Colors
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)

Genre
humor; science fiction; superhero
Characters
Rocket Raccoon; Groot
Reprints

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Skottie Young (credited)
Pencils
Filipe Andrade (credited)
Inks
Filipe Andrade (credited)
Colors
Jean-Francois Beaulieu (credited)
Letters
Jeff Eckleberry (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's so funny?
Genre
humor; science fiction; superhero
Characters
Lord Rakzoon [Rocket]; Groot; Pockets; Shrub; Guardians of the Galaxy [Drax; Venom [Flash Thompson]; Kitty Pryde; Thing [Ben Grimm]]
Synopsis
Rocket finally admits that he was playing a prank on Groot by pretending to be Lord Rakzoon. They escape and rejoin the Guardians.
Reprints

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rob Liefeld (credited, signed)
Inks
Rob Liefeld (credited, signed)
Colors
Rómulo Fajardo Jr. (credited as Romulo Fajardo Jr.) (signed)

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Characters
Rocket Raccoon; Groot
Reprints

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Inks
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Colors
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)

Genre
humor; superhero; science fiction
Characters
Rocket Raccoon; Groot
Reprints
Keywords
football

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Skottie Young (credited)
Pencils
Aaron Conley (credited)
Inks
Aaron Conley (credited)
Colors
Jean-Francois Beaulieu (credited)
Letters
Jeff Eckleberry (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You told us we would find safety among the hills of Thoron!
Genre
humor; superhero; science fiction
Characters
Rocket Raccoon; Groot; Tony Stark [Iron Man]; Captain America [Sam Wilson] (cameo); Deadpool (cameo); Thor [Jane Foster] (cameo); Beta Ray Bill (cameo); Spider-Man [Miles Morales] (cameo); Scarlet Witch (cameo); Ms. Marvel [Kamala Khan] (cameo); Magik (cameo); Wasp [Janet Van Dyne] (cameo)
Synopsis
Angry that Tony Stark keeps cheating during a role playing game, Rocket takes a bet that hands him in Tony's interplanetary fantasy football league, where aliens actually play no-holds barred football.
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Indexer Notes

role playing games; fantasy football

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Inks
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Colors
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)

Genre
humor; superhero; science fiction
Characters
Groot; Rocket Raccoon
Reprints
Keywords
Vikings

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Skottie Young (credited)
Pencils
Jay Fosgitt (credited)
Inks
Jay Fosgitt (credited)
Colors
Jean-Francois Beaulieu (credited)
Letters
Jeff Eckleberry (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It feels so good to finally have a day off.
Genre
humor; superhero; science fiction
Characters
Rocket Raccoon; Groot; Gunhild; King of Elmhold Clan; Gam-Gam
Synopsis
A bet that Rocket once won lands them in trouble when Groot is proclaimed a god for nefarious purposes.
Reprints

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Inks
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)
Colors
Skottie Young (credited) (signed as SY)

Genre
humor; superhero; science fiction
Characters
Groot (partial); Rocket Raccoon (partial)
Reprints
Keywords
fist bump

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Skottie Young (credited)
Pencils
Brett Bean (credited)
Inks
Brett Bean (credited)
Colors
Jean-Francois Beaulieu (credited)
Letters
Jeff Eckleberry (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Knowhere: Head of a dead Celestial and space starion...
Genre
humor; superhero; science fiction
Characters
Rocket Raccoon; Groot; General Dock
Synopsis
It starts as a friendly competition between friends but escalates into literal war as Rocket and Groot each insist on proving his superiority.
Reprints
Keywords
Knowhere

1 Deadpool Variant (Table of Contents: 18)

Deadpool; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Todd Nauck (credited, signed)
Inks
Todd Nauck (credited, signed)
Colors
Rachelle Rosenberg (credited, signed)

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Characters
Rocket Raccoon; Deadpool
Reprints

1 Action Figure Variant (Table of Contents: 19)

Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
John Tyler Christopher (credited)
Inks
John Tyler Christopher (credited)
Colors
John Tyler Christopher (credited)

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Reprints

1 Hip-Hop Variant (Table of Contents: 20)

Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
Khary Randolph (credited)
Inks
Khary Randolph (credited)
Colors
Khary Randolph (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Characters
Rocket; Groot
Reprints

4 Story Thus Far Variant (Table of Contents: 21)

Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
Jamal Campbell (credited)
Inks
Jamal Campbell (credited)
Colors
Jamal Campbell (credited)

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Characters
Groot; Rocket Raccoon
Reprints

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Groot; Rocket Raccoon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Tom Angleberger (signed)
Pencils
Tom Angleberger (signed)
Inks
Tom Angleberger (signed)
Colors
Tom Angleberger (signed)
Letters
Tom Angleberger

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Characters
Rocket Raccoon; Groot
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  5. 4. ["We're gathered here today to pay our respects..."]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  8. 7. ["I am Groot!" "I don't know what the hell you're saying..."]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  11. 10. ["What's so funny?"]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  14. 13. ["You told us we would find safety among the hills of Thoron!"]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  16. 15. ["It feels so good to finally have a day off."]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  18. 17. ["Knowhere: Head of a dead Celestial and space starion..."]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  19. 18. 1 Deadpool Variant
    Deadpool; Rocket Raccoon
  20. 19. 1 Action Figure Variant
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  21. 20. 1 Hip-Hop Variant
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  22. 21. 4 Story Thus Far Variant
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Groot; Rocket Raccoon
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