(December 1986)

Fantagraphics, 1986 Series
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Price
2.00 USD; 2.85 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1986
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Comics Journal, Inc
Editing
Gary Groth
Color
Color (#6 Black and White)
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Baxter interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Limited Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Miller
Inks
Frank Miller
Colors
Lynn Varley

Editorial (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gary Groth
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Explanation of purpose and background of comic

In Pictopia (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Moore
Pencils
Donald Simpson; Pete Poplaski; Mike Kazaleh
Inks
Donald Simpson; Pete Poplaski; Mike Kazaleh
Colors
Eric Vincent
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Nocturno; Red; South-Sea Sullivan; Flexible Flynn; Tiger Lady; Phantom
Synopsis
Nocturno strolls through the deconstructed ruins of the comic industry
Reprints

Those Wild and Mixed Up Locas (Table of Contents: 3)

Love & Rockets / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils
Jaime Hernandez
Inks
Jaime Hernandez
Colors
Henry Mayo
Letters
Jaime Hernandez

Genre
humor; drama
Characters
Maggie [Margarita Luisa Chascarrillo]; Hopey [Esperanza Leticia Glass]; Rand Race; Penny Century [Beatriz Garcia]; H. R. Costigan
Synopsis
Rand takes Maggie out to a restaurant in an effort to patch up their loose ends. Unfortunately, Maggie's insecurities get in the way.
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

And Speaking of Those Abstract Pretentious Stories That Make You Feel Stupid If You Don't Get Them... (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Kieth
Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
Sam Kieth
Letters
Sam Kieth

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Victory; Silver Star / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Les Dorscheid
Letters
Carrie Spiegle

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What makes Mars so special...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Silver Star; Captain Victory; Major Klavus; Mister Mind
Reprints

Chrysalis (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Cronin
Pencils
Dennis Fujitake
Inks
Dennis Fujitake
Colors
Tom Luth
Letters
Dennis Fujitake

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Walt Disney Lives (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Art Spiegelman
Pencils
Art Spiegelman
Inks
Art Spiegelman
Colors
?
Letters
Art Spiegelman

Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Story done in 1973; Story in b&w

Who's Who (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gary Groth (?)
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

Biographies of contributors

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Editorial
  3. 2. In Pictopia
  4. 3. Those Wild and Mixed Up Locas
    Love & Rockets
  5. 4. And Speaking of Those Abstract Pretentious Stories That Make You Feel Stupid If You Don't Get Them...
  6. 5. ["What makes Mars so special..."]
    Captain Victory; Silver Star
  7. 6. Chrysalis
  8. 7. Walt Disney Lives
  9. 8. Who's Who
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Per Sandell
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jochen G.
  • Steven Samuels
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Heer