(August 1984)

Aardvark-Vanaheim, 1984 Series
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Price
1.70 USD; 2.00 CAD
Pages
28
Indicia Frequency
six times a year
On-sale Date
1984-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Aardvark-Vanaheim Inc.
Brand
Aardvark Vanaheim
Printer
Preney Print & Litho Inc., Windsor, Ontario
Editing
Deni Loubert (publisher)

Issue Notes

Elfquest parody. On-sale date, month only, from Amazing Heroes #51.

Crisis on Earth-Twinkey (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Valentino (signed as Valentino [block letters])
Inks
Jim Valentino (signed as Valentino [block letters])
Colors
Diane Valentino
Letters
Diane Valentino

Genre
humour; superhero; satire-parody
Characters
normalman; Smelfs
Reprints

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

A Note From The Publisher / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

Crisis on Earth -Twinkey (Table of Contents: 2)

normalman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Valentino (credited)
Pencils
Jim Valentino (credited)
Inks
Jim Valentino (credited)
Colors
Diane Valentino (credited)
Letters
Diane Valentino (credited)

Genre
humour; superhero; satire-parody
Characters
normalman; Smelfs [Skywiseguy; Cuter; Slime Slider]; Captain Everything; Fred Hembeck; E-Man; Mr Nose-Et-Al; Ronald; The Wraith; The Cephalopod; Cutey Bunny; Sgt. Fluffy; The Trendoid (Cameo); Sophisticated Lady; Hairy Sloth; Legion of Superflous Heroes [Lackadaisical Lad (Cameo); Lady Laxative (Cameo); Lightweight Lad (Cameo); Lobotomized Lass (Cameo); Misnomer Maid (Cameo); Malnutrition Kid (Cameo); Napalm Nate (Cameo); Nihilistic Kid (Cameo); Oblique Kid (Cameo); Obnoxious Boy (Cameo); Orbiculated Kid (Cameo); Oxymoran Miss (Cameo)]; Mickey Money
Synopsis
The Smelfs attack Hairy Sloth, leader of the Cretins, to save themselves from cancellation.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Elfquest / Smurf parody issue. Continued in Journey #13.

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

Let's Conform with norm / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Valentino
Pencils
Diane Valentino (photographer); Patrick McManus (photographer)
Inks
Diane Valentino (photographer); Patrick McManus (photographer)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Jim Valentino (photos)

Indexer Notes

Letters from Paul Engelberg, Michael Eury, Tim Perrin, Stephen Dann, Ken Scudder, Barry Dutter, Jeff Harmblen, Gunnar Stamper, Charlie Ehrenpreis, Michael Clem, and Jim Ryan. Also with fan art and a photo.

[normalman T-shirt] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

normalman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Next Issue: (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Crisis on Earth-Twinkey
    normalman
  2. 1. ["Often, when at conventions, people ask me why I publish."]
    A Note From The Publisher
  3. 2. Crisis on Earth -Twinkey
    normalman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Let's Conform with norm
  5. 4. [normalman T-shirt]
    normalman
  6. 5. Next Issue:
    normalman
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