ElfQuest #21
(February 1985)

WaRP Graphics, 1978 Series
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Volume
?
Price
1.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale Date
1985-01-30
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
Warp Graphics [triangle]
Editing
Richard Pini (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #64.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

ElfQuest / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wendy Pini (painting)
Inks
Wendy Pini (painting)
Colors
Wendy Pini (painting)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Cutter; Skywise; Two-Edge; Winnowill; Dewshine
Reprints

Warp Words (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Pini
Pencils
Wendy Pini
Inks
Wendy Pini
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Introduction to this special, behind the scenes, wrap-up to the first Elfquest series. Gives background information on the material included, an update on the Elfquest animated series, and Wendy Pini sketches for the next Elfquest series.

Indexer Notes

Continues on the inside backcover.

Dear Scrapbook... (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard Pini
Pencils
Wendy Pini
Inks
Wendy Pini
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A short "Where do you get your ideas?" text piece, featuring Wendy Pini elf drawings from age 2.

First Appearances... (Table of Contents: 3)

ElfQuest / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Pini
Pencils
Wendy Pini
Inks
Wendy Pini
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
From Wendy's sketchbooks, the first drawings of the Elfquest characters Joyleaf, Bearclaw, Lord Voll, Tyldak, Kahvi, and Timmain.

Elfquotes (Table of Contents: 4)

letters page / 4 pages (report information)

Script
various
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Valentino, Scott McLeod, T.M. Maple, and others. Spread out as a two page spread, followed by two single pages elsewhere in the issue.

Artist At Work... (Table of Contents: 5)

ElfQuest / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Pini
Pencils
Wendy Pini
Inks
Wendy Pini
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Behind the scenes sketches and character roughs, including the original Elfquest time line.

[Elfquest Daily Strips] (Table of Contents: 6)

ElfQuest / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Wendy Pini (plot, script); Richard Pini (plot)
Pencils
Wendy Pini
Inks
Wendy Pini
Letters
Wendy Pini

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Two-weeks of strips produced for a proposed Elfquest daily strip.

Pre-Production (Table of Contents: 7)

ElfQuest / illustration / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Pini
Pencils
Wendy Pini
Inks
Wendy Pini
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Wendy Pini concept drawings and page layouts, with commentary by Richard Pini.

Convention Sketches (Table of Contents: 8)

ElfQuest / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard Pini
Pencils
Wendy Pini
Inks
Wendy Pini
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Various convention sketches produced by Wendy Pini.

By Any Other Name... Or, "Elfquest meets Shakespeare" (Table of Contents: 9)

ElfQuest / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
William Shakespeare; Wendy Pini (plot, script); Richard Pini (plot)
Pencils
Wendy Pini
Inks
Wendy Pini
Letters
Wendy Pini; typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Comparisons of various Elfquest sequences to passages from the plays of William Shakespeare.

A Different View... (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Pini; Jo Duffy; Dave Dursley; Chris Padgett
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Reprints two reviews of Elfquest from British publications (Fantasy Advertiser & Comics News Monthly) and an unpublished review intended for Epic Illustrated's "Bookview" column.

The Women of Elfquest (Table of Contents: 11)

ElfQuest / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wendy Pini
Inks
Wendy Pini
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
An illustration originally used as Fan Club print from 1982.

The Elfquest Fan Club (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Betsy... and Brood (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard Pini
Pencils
Janet Lidle (photograph)
Inks
Janet Lidle (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Photographs of Betsy, a wolf adopted by Wendy and Richard Pini.

Comics Buyer's Guide Fan Awards for 1984 (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Comics R Us... (Table of Contents: 15)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Pini
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset; ?

Synopsis
Panels from various comics which have mentioned or parodied Elfquest or Wendy & Richard Pini. Includes panels from Ghost Rider #14, X-Men #153, Fantastic Four #242, Teen Titans #21, DC Comics Presents #52, Charlton Bullseye #10, normalman #4, and E-Man #17. With commentary by Richard Pini.

It's Party Time! (Table of Contents: 16)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard Pini
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

A collection of photographs, with commentary, of Convention events celebrating Elfquest #20.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

ElfQuest / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wendy Pini
Inks
Wendy Pini
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Promotional art done for the first Berkley Books Elfquest novel.

Some Thoughts... (Table of Contents: 18)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joellyn Dorkin; William Malik; John Serdy
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Short text pieces (poetry, impressions, symphony review) concerning the conclusion of Elfquest.

One Last Thought... (Table of Contents: 19)

ElfQuest / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Karl Merris
Pencils
Karl Merris
Inks
Karl Merris
Letters
Karl Merris

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Short humorous strip reflecting on the end of Elfquest.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

ElfQuest / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wendy Pini
Inks
Wendy Pini
Colors
Wendy Pini

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    ElfQuest
  2. 1. Warp Words
  3. 2. Dear Scrapbook...
  4. 3. First Appearances...
    ElfQuest
  5. 4. Elfquotes
  6. 5. Artist At Work...
    ElfQuest
  7. 6. [Elfquest Daily Strips]
    ElfQuest
  8. 7. Pre-Production
    ElfQuest
  9. 8. Convention Sketches
    ElfQuest
  10. 9. By Any Other Name... Or, "Elfquest meets Shakespeare"
    ElfQuest
  11. 10. A Different View...
  12. 11. The Women of Elfquest
    ElfQuest
  13. 12. The Elfquest Fan Club
  14. 13. Betsy... and Brood
  15. 14. Comics Buyer's Guide Fan Awards for 1984
  16. 15. Comics R Us...
  17. 16. It's Party Time!
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    ElfQuest
  19. 18. Some Thoughts...
  20. 19. One Last Thought...
    ElfQuest
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    ElfQuest
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