(January 1984)

Eclipse, 1983 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.50 USD; 1.75 CAD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1984-01-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Eclipse Enterprises
Brand
Eclipse Comics [orbit]
Printer
Printed in Canada
Editing
cat yronwode (credited as catherine yronwode) (editor); Dean Mullaney (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

Change in price and page count. On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #40.

Happy New Year (Table of Contents)

Cap'n Quick and a Foozle / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marshall Rogers
Pencils
Marshall Rogers
Inks
Marshall Rogers
Colors
Marshall Rogers ?
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
adventure; humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Cap'n Quick; Klonsbon

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

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

Script
Dean Mullaney (credited)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover and inside back cover. Letters from Jim McCarter; Mark Steve Long; Randy Paske; Michael Norwitz; and Jeffrey Lowndes.

Let's Fly (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
adventure; humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Cap'n Quick; Klonsbon
Synopsis
The Foozle and his friends track Cap'n Quick to a floating city

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Cap'n Quick and a Foozle #1. Story is untitled. Title is from the end of the story in Eclipse Monthly #3.

[There are Comics, Comics Everywhere!] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Notes from Surf City / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

Manic Magic! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Cap'n Quick and a Foozle / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Kittycats and Bogeymen Part II (Table of Contents: 5)

Ragamuffins / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
drama; children
Characters
Randy; Bobby; Quido; Jed; Marty
Synopsis
Randy and Bobby flee from a teen who is after them for torturing his girlfriend's cat. Years later Randy visits Bobby at his estate, only to find he has nothing in common with him now.

The Amazing Aphidman (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Aphidman (origin) (introduction); Dan Drekston (Introduction); The Masked Man; Barney McAllister; Dash Thompson
Synopsis
A high school student attempts to become a super-hero.

Indexer Notes

File "MM1006" in title. A parody of the early Stan Lee/Steve Ditko Spider-Man stories.

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

Carlos McLlyr, The Californio / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Happy New Year
    Cap'n Quick and a Foozle
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Letters to Surf City
  3. 2. Let's Fly
    Cap'n Quick and a Foozle
  4. 3. [There are Comics, Comics Everywhere!]
    Notes from Surf City
  5. 4. Manic Magic!
    Cap'n Quick and a Foozle
  6. 5. Kittycats and Bogeymen Part II
    Ragamuffins
  7. 6. The Amazing Aphidman
    The Masked Man
  8. 7. ["In a time when days are gold, the night is ruled by magic"]
    Carlos McLlyr, The Californio
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Nick Caputo
  • Steve Coates
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Ron Sadowski
  • Jim Van Dore