(October 1986)

Fantagraphics, 1986 Series
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Price
2.00 USD; 2.85 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1986-06-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Recommended For Mature Readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Comics Journal, Inc
Editing
Gary Groth (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #96.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Savage / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane (signed as GK)
Inks
Gil Kane (signed as GK)
Colors
Mark Wheatley (signed as MW)
Letters
Kevin Nowlan (logo)

Characters
Savage; Flaming Carrot

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

credits, title page / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

The inside front cover's first third has credits and the indicia. The indicia indicates the comic was "Printed in the U.S.A., where men are men and lawsuits expensive as hell."

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

table of contents / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Jan Strnad (illustration); ?
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez (illustration)
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez (illustration)
Letters
typeset; ? (Illustration)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's it!
Characters
Jan Strnad (illustration)

Indexer Notes

The inside front cover's middle third has an illustration and the table of contents. The illustration is a cropped black and white reproduction of the fourth panel of the second page of "Who's Stronger...?" (titled "¿Who's Stronger?" in the story itself), the second story in the anthology.

Editorial (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 0.34 page (report information)

Script
Gary Groth
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

The final third of the inside front cover has an editorial that explains the purpose of comic.

Savage! (Table of Contents: 4)

Savage / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gil Kane
Pencils
Gil Kane (signed as GK)
Inks
Gil Kane (signed as GK)
Colors
Mark Wheatley

Characters
Savage
Reprints

¿Who's Stronger? (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jan Strnad
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Colors
Mark Wheatley
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title is listed as "¿Who's Stronger?" in the story and as "Who's Stronger...?" in the Table of Contents.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Heroes (Table of Contents: 7)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Alex Toth
Pencils
Alex Toth (signed)
Inks
Alex Toth (signed)
Colors
Mark Wheatley
Letters
Alex Toth

Come to Papa (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Baron
Pencils
Dave Garcia
Inks
Dave Garcia
Colors
Bhob Stewart
Letters
Dave Garcia

Genre
science fiction

Mr. Monster (Table of Contents: 9)

Mr. Monster / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Michael T. Gilbert
Pencils
Michael T. Gilbert
Inks
Michael T. Gilbert
Colors
Mark Wheatley
Letters
Ken Bruzenak

Genre
humor; horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. Monster

Indexer Notes

Introduction to following story

Man... The Automotive Machine (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Deschaine
Pencils
Michael T. Gilbert
Inks
Michael T. Gilbert
Colors
Kathryn Mayer
Letters
Ken Bruzenak

Genre
horror-suspense

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

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

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

I, Carrot... An Unmitigated Exposé (Table of Contents: 13)

Flaming Carrot / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Burden
Pencils
Bob Burden
Inks
Bob Burden
Colors
Gary Freeman
Letters
Roxanne Starr

Genre
satire-parody; humor; superhero
Characters
Bob Dobbs; Inspector Keene
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Hindsight (Table of Contents: 15)

Cartoon Man / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marc Hempel
Pencils
Marc Hempel (signed)
Inks
Marc Hempel (signed)
Colors
Marc Hempel
Letters
Marc Hempel

Genre
humor

In the Gutter (Table of Contents: 16)

Cartoon Man / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marc Hempel
Pencils
Marc Hempel (signed)
Inks
Marc Hempel (signed)
Colors
Marc Hempel
Letters
Marc Hempel

Genre
humor

Who's Who (Table of Contents: 17)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gary Groth (?)
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

The inside back cover features biographies of the contributors.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Savage
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["That's it!"]
  4. 3. Editorial
  5. 4. Savage!
    Savage
  6. 5. ¿Who's Stronger?
  7. 6. ["Dalgoda"]
    Dalgoda
  8. 7. Heroes
  9. 8. Come to Papa
  10. 9. Mr. Monster
    Mr. Monster
  11. 10. Man... The Automotive Machine
  12. 11. ["The Miracle Squad"]
  13. 12. ["If you've enjoyed reading this comic book..."]
  14. 13. I, Carrot... An Unmitigated Exposé
    Flaming Carrot
  15. 14. ["The mystery."]
  16. 15. Hindsight
    Cartoon Man
  17. 16. In the Gutter
    Cartoon Man
  18. 17. Who's Who
  19. 18. ["Do we really need two magazines about the world of comic books...?"]
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