([October] 1983)

Eclipse, 1983 Series
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Price
2.00 USD; 2.50 CAD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Eclipse Enterprises
Brand
Eclipse Comics [in circle]
Editing
cat yronwode; Dean Mullaney
Color
Color covers; Color interiors
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

indicia says "Vol. 1, No. 2, Sept. 1983." (Indicia is exactly the same as #2, including copyrights.) The issue is numbered 3 on the cover, but with no month.


[Autographs] (Table of Contents)

The Masked Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
B. C. Boyer (signed)
Inks
B. C. Boyer (signed)
Colors
Denis McFarling ?
Letters
?

Characters
The Masked Man [Dick Carstairs]; Barney McAllister

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Letters to Surf City / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dean Mullaney
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On inside front and inside back covers. Letters from Deric Townsend, John A. Modica, Jim Harrington, David Allen, Paul Politis, Alfonso Limone, and Steven Rea Thomas.

Mission: Save Cap'n Quick! (Table of Contents: 2)

Cap'n Quick and a Foozle / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Marshall Rogers; Chris Goldberg
Pencils
Marshall Rogers (signed)
Inks
Marshall Rogers (signed)
Colors
Marshall Rogers
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Cap'n Quick; a Foozle [Klonsbon]
Synopsis
Cap'n Quick is taken deeper into the strange land, while the Foozle and his friends follow.

Indexer Notes

continued from last issue; continues in next issue. Story is untitled. Title is from the end of the story in Eclipse Monthly #2.

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

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

[Making the past safe from the future] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Static vs the General (Table of Contents: 5)

Static / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Ditko
Pencils
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors
Denis McFarling
Letters
Ken Bruzenak
Editing
Dean Mullaney

Genre
superhero
Characters
Static [Mac Rey]; Dr. Ed Serch; Fera Serch; the General
Synopsis
Fera's father is kidnapped by the General. Mac convinces Fera to give him the energy suit so Static can rescue him.
Reprints

Kittycats and Bogeymen (Table of Contents: 6)

Ragamuffins / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Don McGregor
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
Klaus Janson
Letters
Adam Kubert

Genre
adventure
Characters
Bobby Mackleroy; Randy; Jimmy
Synopsis
Bobby tortures a kitten by repeatedly throwing it in a pond. The cat's owner's boyfriend chases Bobby and Randy, who try to hide from him under a railroad trestle.

Chapter Ten: The Song of Sin Sin Wa (Table of Contents: 7)

Sax Rohmer's Dope / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sax Rohmer (original story); Trina Robbins (comic adaptation)
Pencils
Trina Robbins
Inks
Trina Robbins
Colors
Denis McFarling ?
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
adventure; martial arts
Characters
Inspector Dan Kerry; Seaton Pasha; Rita Irwin; Sin Sin Wa; Mrs. Wa; Sam Tuk
Synopsis
Inspector Kerry is captured by Sin Sin Wa and hears Mrs. Wa confess to the murder of Lucy. Mrs. Wa kills her husband's pet raven and is in turn killed by him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Conclusion.

The Birth (Table of Contents: 8)

The Masked Man / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
B. C. Boyer
Pencils
B. C. Boyer
Inks
B. C. Boyer
Colors
Denis McFarling
Letters
Carrie McCarthy
Editing
cat yronwode

Genre
superhero
Characters
Barney McAllister; The Masked Man [Dick Carstairs]; Dan Drekston (intro)
Synopsis
Barney delivers a baby.

Indexer Notes

File "MM1005" in title.

Just Imagine (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Autographs]
    The Masked Man
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Surf City
  3. 2. Mission: Save Cap'n Quick!
    Cap'n Quick and a Foozle
  4. 3. ["Open Up that Golden Gate!"]
    Notes from Surf City
  5. 4. [Making the past safe from the future]
    Aztec Ace
  6. 5. Static vs the General
    Static
  7. 6. Kittycats and Bogeymen
    Ragamuffins
  8. 7. Chapter Ten: The Song of Sin Sin Wa
    Sax Rohmer's Dope
  9. 8. The Birth
    The Masked Man
  10. 9. Just Imagine
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