(1990)

Acclaim / Valiant, 1990 Series
< Previous Issue |
Volume
1
Price
4.95 USD; 6.25 CAD
Pages
68
On-sale Date
1990 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Valiant
Brand
Valiant
Barcode
716892120206
Editing
?

Issue Notes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; science fiction; superhero; adventure
Characters
Captain N [Kevin Keene]; Ganon; Link; Mario; Princess Zelda

Start (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We have quite an issue for you!

The Legend (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
George Caragonne (credited)
Pencils
Art Nichols (credited)
Inks
P. Zorito (credited)
Colors
Janet Jackson (credited)
Letters
Jade Moede (credited as Jade)

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Bowser; Luigi; Mario; Mushroom King; Toad; Princess Toadstool
Reprints

Betrayal Most Proper (Table of Contents: 3)

Super Mario Bros. / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Mark McClellan (credited); Bill Vallely (credited)
Pencils
George Wildman (credited)
Inks
P. Zorito (credited)
Colors
The Graduations (credited as The Gradations)
Letters
Jade Moede (credited as Jade)

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Bowser; Mario; Toad; Princess Toadstool; Wooster; Shy Guy
Reprints

Welcome to Videoland (Table of Contents: 4)

Captain N / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Caragonne (credited)
Pencils
Bob Layton (credited)
Inks
Art Nichols (credited)
Colors
John Cebollero (credited)
Letters
Ken Lopez (credited)

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Samus Aran; Captain N [Kevin Keene]; Duke; Eggplant Wizard; King Hippo; Kid Icarus; Donkey Kong; Little Mac; Mother Brain; Princess Lana
Synopsis
An introduction to characters appearing in Captain N stories.
Reprints

The Master Machine (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain N / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
George Caragonne (credited)
Pencils
Dennis Woodyard (credited)
Inks
Jan Harpes (credited)
Colors
Kingman Huie (credited)
Letters
Jade Moede (credited as Jade)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the massive central power core, heart of the Palace of Power and the greatest source of energy in Videoland.
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Captain N [Kevin Keene]; Eggplant Wizard; King Hippo; Mother Brain; Princess Lana; Master Computer System
Synopsis
The computer system that controls the Palace of Power's defenses is reprogrammed to think Princess Lana is Mother Brain. Captain N must fight through the Palace to rescue the Princess before the computer terminates her.
Reprints

The First Fight (Table of Contents: 6)

Punch-Out!! / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Caragonne (credited)
Pencils
Don Hudson (credited as Donald Hudson)
Inks
Art Nichols (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Ken Lopez (credited)

Genre
sports
Characters
Doc Lewis; Little Mac
Synopsis
Little Mac, a losing boxer, meets Doc Lewis, a former heavyweight contender.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One name from the credits ("Diane Dua") appears to be cut off by a strip of yellow spanning the top of the page.

Fox and Hounds (Table of Contents: 7)

Punch-Out!! / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Bryan Leys (credited as Bryan D. Leys)
Pencils
Don Hudson (credited)
Inks
Bob Layton (credited)
Colors
The Graduations (credited as The Gradations)
Letters
Jade Moede (credited as Jade)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Another night... another fight.
Genre
sports
Characters
Doc Lewis; Little Mac; Super-Macho Man; Vonnie; Reg
Synopsis
Little Mac is drawn into high society by a beautiful fan. Her jealous ex sets up a gauntlet event, where Little Mac runs through the city while fighting off one hundred men - with the final opponent being Super-Macho Man.
Reprints
Keywords
boxing

The Legend of Zelda (Table of Contents: 8)

The Legend of Zelda / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Caragonne (credited)
Pencils
Rodney Ramos (credited)
Inks
Art Nichols (credited)
Colors
Janet Jackson (credited)
Letters
Jade Moede (credited as Jade)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; adventure
Characters
Ganon; Impa; Link; Princess Zelda
Synopsis
The legend of the three triforces of Hyrule.
Reprints

Queen of Hearts (Table of Contents: 9)

The Legend of Zelda / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
George Caragonne (credited)
Pencils
Paris Cullins (credited)
Inks
Don Perlin (credited)
Colors
The Graduations (credited as The Gradations)
Letters
Jade Moede (credited as Jade)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Death Mountain area of southwest Hyrule.
Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
King Harkinian; Link; Princess Zelda; Queen Seline
Synopsis
Link and Zelda rescue Seline, queen of a neighboring country that is Link's homeland. She has lost her powers and come to Hyrule in search of help. They take her to meet Zelda's father, the king of Hyrule, and learn the two royals have not seen each other in sixteen years.
Reprints

The Coming of a Hero (Table of Contents: 10)

Metroid / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Caragonne (credited)
Pencils
James Brock (credited)
Inks
Bob Layton (credited)
Colors
Kathryn Bolinger (credited)
Letters
Jade Moede (credited as Jade)

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Samus Aran (origin); Kraid; Mother Brain; Ridley; Metroids
Synopsis
The origin of Samus Aran, leading into her fight against Mother Brain and the Metroids.
Reprints

[Profile of Metroid Asteroid] (Table of Contents: 11)

Metroid / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Caragonne (credited)
Pencils
Mickey Ritter (credited)
Inks
Jan Harpes (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Jade Moede (credited as Jade)

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Mother Brain
Synopsis
A profile highlight portions of Metroid, the asteroid base of Mother Brain.
Reprints

Deceit Du Jour (Table of Contents: 12)

Metroid / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Mark McClellan (credited); Bill Vallely (credited)
Pencils
Vince Mielcarek (credited)
Inks
Bob Layton (credited)
Colors
The Graduations (credited as The Gradations); Joe Quesada (credited as Joe Q)
Letters
Jade Moede (credited as Jade)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So, why should I hire you?
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Samus Aran; Mother Brain; Big Time
Synopsis
As Samus explores the Metroid asteroid, she is captured by rival bounty hunter, Big Time. Big Time escorts Samus to his client, Mother Brain.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain N; The Legend of Zelda; Super Mario Bros.
  2. 1. Start
  3. 2. The Legend
    Super Mario Bros.
  4. 3. Betrayal Most Proper
    Super Mario Bros.
  5. 4. Welcome to Videoland
    Captain N
  6. 5. The Master Machine
    Captain N
  7. 6. The First Fight
    Punch-Out!!
  8. 7. Fox and Hounds
    Punch-Out!!
  9. 8. The Legend of Zelda
    The Legend of Zelda
  10. 9. Queen of Hearts
    The Legend of Zelda
  11. 10. The Coming of a Hero
    Metroid
  12. 11. [Profile of Metroid Asteroid]
    Metroid
  13. 12. Deceit Du Jour
    Metroid
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Rogers