Nexus #2
(June 1982)

Volume
1
Price
1.95 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Capital Publications, Inc.
Brand
Capital Comics (block)
Editing
Richard Bruning (editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Nexus / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Gulacy (credited) (signed as Gulacy)
Inks
Steve Rude
Colors
Steve Rude
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Nexus
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inks and colors credits from Nexus Archives (Dark Horse, 2006 series) #1.

Editorial (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Richard Bruning (signed as Richard Bruning)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Glad you could join us for the second issue of Nexus!

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Steve Rude (credited)
Inks
Steve Rude (credited)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Nexus

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Nexus / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike Baron (credited)
Pencils
Steve Rude (credited)
Inks
Steve Rude (credited)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In Book One, Nexus dreams of the crimes of a mass murder, committed twenty years before.
Genre
science fiction; superhero

[The Zieffer Mierd Incident] Chapter One (Table of Contents: 4)

Nexus / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Baron (credited)
Pencils
Steve Rude (credited)
Inks
Steve Rude (credited)
Letters
Jeff Butler (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
'Each man is in his spectre's power untill the arrival of that hour, when his humanity awake and cast his own spectre into the lake.' -Blake
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters credit from Nexus Archives (Dark Horse, 2006 series) #1. The credits in this issue credit Jeff Butler as "lettering assist".

[The Zieffer Mierd Incident] Chapter Two (Table of Contents: 5)

Nexus / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Baron (credited)
Pencils
Steve Rude (credited)
Inks
Steve Rude (credited)
Letters
Steve Rude (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
'And then the knave begins to snarl and the hypocrite to howl and all his good friends shew his private ends and the eagle is known from the owl.' -Blake
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Reprints

[The Zieffer Mierd Incident] Chapter Three (Table of Contents: 6)

Nexus / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Baron
Pencils
Steve Rude
Inks
Steve Rude
Letters
Steve Rude

First Line of Dialogue or Text
'Then he swore a great and solemn oath to kill all the people I am loth but if they rebel, they must go to Hell: they shall have a priest and a passing bell.' -Blake
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Origin: Nexus (part 1); Gen. and Mrs. Theodore Hellpop (in flashback)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

There's Been a Lot of Loose Talk Lately About... Black Holes (Table of Contents: 8)

Nexus / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Baron (credited)
Pencils
Steve Rude (credited)
Inks
Steve Rude (credited)
Letters
Steve Rude (credited); typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Observe a black hole actual size. Of course, you can't actually see a black hole for reasons explained below.
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Nexus
Synopsis
Information about black holes and the Einstein-Rosen Bridge, along with a diagram of Nexus' ship.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Letters & Sketches / letters page / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Baron (credited); Richard Bruning (credited)
Pencils
Steve Rude (credited)
Inks
Steve Rude (credited)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from: Mike Friedrich; Richard Braswell; Arthur Murphy; Ron Kasman; David Morrison; 'T.M. Maple'; Glen McFerren; Dave McDonnell; Randy James De La O; Adam Riek; Steve Frank; Will Eisner; Ken Carignan; Mark B. Avis; Jeff Gaither. Includes scenes from 'Steve's Sketchbook'.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Steve Rude (credited) (signed as SR)
Inks
Steve Rude (credited) (signed as SR)

Genre
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Nexus pinup (Table of Contents: 12)

Nexus / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Steve Rude (credited) (signed as S. Rude) (painting)
Inks
Steve Rude (credited) (signed as S. Rude) (painting)
Colors
Steve Rude (credited) (signed as S. Rude) (painting)

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Nexus

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Nexus
  2. 1. Editorial
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. ["In Book One, Nexus dreams of the crimes of a mass murder, committed twenty years before."]
    Nexus
  5. 4. [The Zieffer Mierd Incident] Chapter One
    Nexus
  6. 5. [The Zieffer Mierd Incident] Chapter Two
    Nexus
  7. 6. [The Zieffer Mierd Incident] Chapter Three
    Nexus
  8. 7. ["In Nexus #3:"]
    Nexus
  9. 8. There's Been a Lot of Loose Talk Lately About... Black Holes
    Nexus
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Letters & Sketches
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. ["Ordering info"]
    Nexus
  13. 12. Nexus pinup
    Nexus
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