(1989)

Caliber Press, 1989 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.95 USD; 2.50 CAD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1989
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Caliber Press
Brand
Caliber
Editing
Bryan Andrews

Issue Notes

Formerly known as 'High Calibre', this monthly anthology title showcased new and established talents featuring new one-offs and guest appearances from other Caliber titles.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim O'Barr (signed, painted)
Inks
Jim O'Barr (signed, painted)
Colors
Jim O'Barr (signed, painted)
Letters
typeset

Gideon's (Table of Contents: 1)

Gideon's / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Kyle Garrett
Pencils
Jim O'Barr
Inks
Jim O'Barr
Letters
Randy Zimmerman

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There is a place.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; historical; horror-suspense
Characters
Gideon; Jezebal
Synopsis
A 200 year old vampire trapped inside the body a of a 12 year old boy makes a pact with the mysterious shopkeeper of Gideon's; a place where souls can be cleansed, evil manipulated and desires are a valuable commodity.
Keywords
1863; 1944; 1971; Cambodia; Immortality; Jews; Maryland; Nazi; Vampirism; Witchcraft; Yankees

Indexer Notes

The first introductory story of new title 'Gideon's.'

The Doom Patrol (Table of Contents: 2)

Deadworld / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Vincent Locke
Pencils
Vincent Locke
Inks
Vincent Locke
Letters
Vincent Locke

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hustle! Hustle!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
King Zombie; Bowker; Mike Hunter; Moloch; Grakken
Synopsis
A company of Moloch's soldiers go on a seek and destroy mission while their captive Mike informs Moloch of King Zombie's intelligence and malevolence.
Reprints
Keywords
Zombie apocolypse

Traps (Table of Contents: 3)

Thrill-Kill / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Winfrey
Pencils
Mark Winfrey
Inks
Mark Winfrey
Letters
Dan McKinnon

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Honest! I'm tellin' ya like it is your holiness!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Thrillkill; Laana

Heart of Darkness (Table of Contents: 4)

Cuda / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Tim Vigil
Pencils
Tim Vigil
Inks
Tim Tyler
Letters
Kimberley Richerson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Climbing back onto the edge, Cuda watches four flickering lights disappear into the dark mist below.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Cuda; Arson

Treads (Table of Contents: 5)

Treads / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Bryan K. Ward
Pencils
Eric Hess
Inks
Bryan K. Ward
Letters
Eric Hess

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Prepare to land...
Genre
science fiction
Keywords
aliens; space travel

Indexer Notes

A one-off single story.

Moontrap (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Moontrap / preview (from the publisher) / 8 pages (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Gideon's
    Gideon's
  3. 2. The Doom Patrol
    Deadworld
  4. 3. Traps
    Thrill-Kill
  5. 4. Heart of Darkness
    Cuda
  6. 5. Treads
    Treads
  7. 6. Moontrap
    Moontrap
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