(September 1985)

Eclipse, 1985 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
7.95 USD
Pages
76
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Eclipse Books
Brand
Eclipse Books
ISBN
0-913035-06-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
036475754988
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding
perfect bound; trade paperback
Publishing Format
collected edition

Issue Notes

The backs of some later Eclipse comics list this issue as #7 in the Eclipse Graphic Album Series, but it is not listed that way in the book itself. 2nd and 3rd printings of this book by Eclipse exist.

Awards

[All 5 Action Chapters!] (Table of Contents)

The Rocketeer / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dave Stevens (painting, signed)
Inks
Dave Stevens (painting, signed)
Colors
Dave Stevens (painting, signed)
Letters
Dave Stevens

Genre
adventure
Characters
The Rocketeer [Cliff Secord]; Betty; Peevy
Reprints

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

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dave Stevens
Inks
Dave Stevens

Characters
Betty; The Rocketeer [Cliff Secord]; Peevy; Butch; Marco
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A montage of scenes from the story.

Acknowledgments (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The Rocketeer An Album (Table of Contents: 3)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dave Stevens
Inks
Dave Stevens
Letters
typeset

Characters
The Rocketeer [Cliff Secord]
Reprints

Dedication (Table of Contents: 4)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dave Stevens
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Dave Stevens (photo); Doug Wildey (photo)
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The Rocketeer Introduction (Table of Contents: 5)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Harlan Ellison
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Bette Page (photo)
Reprints

[Chapter 1] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Rocketeer / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Stevens
Pencils
Jaime Hernandez (breakdowns, pages 1-2 and 7); Dave Stevens (finishes)
Inks
Dave Stevens
Colors
Joe Chiodo
Letters
Carrie Spiegle

Genre
adventure
Characters
The Rocketeer [Cliff Secord] (first appearance); Peevy (first appearance); Malcolm (first appearance); Mr. Bigelow (first appearance); Butch; Millie; Burt
Synopsis
Cliff finds a stolen rocket engine.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Includes 3 new pages in this edition, in this story are pages 1-2 and 7.

Chapter 2 (Table of Contents: 7)

The Rocketeer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Stevens
Pencils
Dave Stevens
Inks
Dave Stevens
Colors
Joe Chiodo
Letters
Carrie Spielge

Genre
adventure
Characters
The Rocketeer [Cliff Secord]; Malcolm; Mr. Bigelow; Betty (first appearance); Peevy
Synopsis
The Rocketeer tries to save a drunken pilot from an out of control plane.
Reprints

Chapter 3 (Table of Contents: 8)

The Rocketeer / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Stevens
Pencils
Jaime Hernandez (breakdowns, pages 8 and 13); Dave Stevens (finishes)
Inks
Dave Stevens
Colors
Joe Chiodo
Letters
Carrie Spielge

Genre
adventure
Characters
The Rocketeer [Cliff Secord]; Peevy; Betty; Mr. Bigelow; Otto; Nazi spies; Skeets Moran; Werner Guptmann
Synopsis
Cliff discovers that he FBI, and the Nazis, are after the jet pack.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Includes 2 new pages in this edition, in this story are pages 8 and 13.

Chapter 4 (Table of Contents: 9)

The Rocketeer / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Stevens
Pencils
Dave Stevens
Inks
Dave Stevens
Colors
Joe Chiodo
Letters
Carrie Spielge

Genre
adventure
Characters
Werner Guptmann; The Rocketeer [Cliff Secord]; Ham; Monk; Doc Savage (cameo, unnamed); Millie; Betty; Peevy [Ambrose Peabody]; Marco (first appearance)
Synopsis
People working for the inventor of the jet pack catch Cliff.
Reprints

Chapter 5 (Table of Contents: 10)

The Rocketeer / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Stevens
Pencils
Jaime Hernandez (breakdowns, page 16, panels 7-9 and page 17); Dave Stevens (finishes)
Inks
Dave Stevens
Colors
Joe Chiodo
Letters
Carrie Spielge

Genre
adventure
Characters
The Rocketeer [Cliff Secord]; Peevy; Doc Savage (guest star, unnamed); Monk; Ham; Betty; Nazis (villain); Marco (villain); Otto; Heinrich; Butch
Synopsis
The jet pack's inventor catches Cliff.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Includes 2 new pages in this edition, in this story are pages 16, panels 7-9 and page 17.

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

illustration / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dave Stevens
Inks
Dave Stevens

Characters
The Rocketeer [Cliff Secord]; Betty; Peevy; Butch; Marco

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [All 5 Action Chapters!]
    The Rocketeer
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Acknowledgments
  4. 3. The Rocketeer An Album
  5. 4. Dedication
  6. 5. The Rocketeer Introduction
  7. 6. [Chapter 1]
    The Rocketeer
  8. 7. Chapter 2
    The Rocketeer
  9. 8. Chapter 3
    The Rocketeer
  10. 9. Chapter 4
    The Rocketeer
  11. 10. Chapter 5
    The Rocketeer
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    The Rocketeer
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