Vortex #12
(1986)

Vortex, 1982 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
1
Price
1.75 CAD
Pages
28
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Vortex Magazine
Brand
Vortex Comics
Editing
Lou Stathis (Editor); Deborah Marks (Associate Editor)
Color
Color Covers; Black and White Interiors
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gary Wray
Inks
Gary Wray
Colors
Gary Wray

Vortex Magazine is Back (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Deborah Marks
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Deborah Marks comments on the new editor and strong demand for a new issue of Vortex.

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover. Also contains list of contents and indicia information.

The Devil Robots (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Wray
Pencils
Gary Wray
Inks
Gary Wray
Letters
Deborah Marks

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

In a humorous way, it is noted in the foreword of this comic book that, as Associate Editor, Deborah Marks is responsible for lettering the comic book. There is no solid confirmation of lettering for this story. It is only assumed by the foreword of this issue.

Tourist$ (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Brian James Riedel
Pencils
Brian James Riedel
Inks
Brian James Riedel
Letters
Deborah Marks

Genre
humour

Indexer Notes

In a humorous way, it is noted in the foreword of this comic book that, as Associate Editor, Deborah Marks is responsible for lettering the comic book. There is no solid confirmation of lettering for this story. It is only assumed by the foreword of this issue. Vortex publishes submissions by up and coming artists. Artist submissions are presumed to include story and inking where applicable.

Commie Roundup! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bert Blood
Pencils
Bert Blood
Inks
Bert Blood
Letters
Deborah Marks

Genre
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

In a humorous way, it is noted in the foreword of this comic book that, as Associate Editor, Deborah Marks is responsible for lettering the comic book. There is no solid confirmation of lettering for this story. It is only assumed by the foreword of this issue. Vortex publishes submissions by up and coming artists. Artist submissions are presumed to include story and inking where applicable.

Frog (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Kieth
Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Letters
Deborah Marks

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

In a humorous way, it is noted in the foreword of this comic book that, as Associate Editor, Deborah Marks is responsible for lettering the comic book. There is no solid confirmation of lettering for this story. It is only assumed by the foreword of this issue. Vortex publishes submissions by up and coming artists. Artist submissions are presumed to include story and inking where applicable.

Krazy Dreams (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gary Wray
Pencils
Gary Wray (photo montage)
Inks
Gary Wray (photo montage)
Letters
Deborah Marks

Genre
humour

Indexer Notes

In a humorous way, it is noted in the foreword of this comic book that, as Associate Editor, Deborah Marks is responsible for lettering the comic book. There is no solid confirmation of lettering for this story. It is only assumed by the foreword of this issue. Vortex publishes submissions by up and coming artists. Artist submissions are presumed to include story and inking where applicable.

The Senile Alien (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Michele Passmann
Pencils
Matt Howarth
Inks
Matt Howarth
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Flaming Death II (Justice...At Any Cost) (Table of Contents: 8)

Johnny Slaughter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeffrey Morgan
Pencils
Jeffrey Morgan
Inks
Jeffrey Morgan
Letters
Jeffrey Morgan
Editing
Jeffrey Morgan

Genre
crime

Indexer Notes

Title from next issue panel in last issue.

[Promotional Advertisements] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Vortex Magazine is Back
  3. 2. The Devil Robots
  4. 3. Tourist$
  5. 4. Commie Roundup!
  6. 5. Frog
  7. 6. Krazy Dreams
  8. 7. The Senile Alien
  9. 8. Flaming Death II (Justice...At Any Cost)
    Johnny Slaughter
  10. 9. [Promotional Advertisements]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Per Sandell
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mark Gordon
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mark Gordon
  • Peter Croome