(1985)

Knockabout, 1980 Series
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Volume
?
Price
3.95 GBP
Pages
68
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Adults Only
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Knockabout Comics
Barcode
9780861660377
Editing
Carol Bennett; Tony Bennett; Hunt Emerson
Color
Black and white with colour covers
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US (#1-6); British A4 size (#8-14)
Binding
Saddle-stitched (#1-6); Squarebound (#8-14)
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / pages (report information)

Pencils
Francesco Capdevila [as Max]
Inks
Francesco Capdevila [as Max]
Colors
?

Synopsis
This is an enlarged and coloured version of an interior panel.

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

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Francesco Capdevila [as Max]
Inks
Francesco Capdevila [as Max]

Characters
Peter Pank
Synopsis
Endpapers

Snow (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Hunt Emerson
Pencils
Hunt Emerson
Inks
Hunt Emerson
Letters
Hunt Emerson

Genre
humour
Characters
Alan Rabbit
Synopsis
Alan Rabbit (also known as Bill The Bunny) disrupts some polar exploration.
Reprints

Striking It Rich (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Graham Higgins [as Pokkettz]
Pencils
Graham Higgins [as Pokkettz]
Inks
Graham Higgins [as Pokkettz]
Letters
Graham Higgins [as Pokkettz]

Genre
humour; historical
Characters
Paddy Field; Sean O'Hare; Pierre Dumont; Stoker Reg Scaith; Dan Dadanda; Philomena
Synopsis
In the Yukon in 1897, Paddy and Sean are lucky to be sold a gold mine shortly after arrival.

The Winter Of Disco-In-A-Tent (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Matthews
Pencils
Mike Matthews
Inks
Mike Matthews
Letters
Mike Matthews

Genre
humour; historical
Characters
Captain Scott; Titus Oates
Synopsis
Scott and Oates await their deaths pondering failures from history.

Invasion Of The Snowmen (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Bliss
Pencils
Steve Bliss
Inks
Steve Bliss
Letters
Steve Bliss

Genre
humour
Characters
Brat Boy; Doctor; Snow Girl
Synopsis
The snowmen are set to take over.

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

The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Paul Mavrides
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fat Freddy, here's some money and the keys to my new motor scooter...
Genre
humour
Characters
Fat Freddy; Freewheelin' Franklin; Phineas
Synopsis
Franklin wants some real art for the living room wall.

Uptown Dinoboy (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Robins
Pencils
Paul Mavrides
Inks
Paul Mavrides
Letters
Paul Mavrides ?

Genre
humour
Characters
Dinoboy; Keith; Pam; Chip
Synopsis
Dinoboy shouldn't shoot-up.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Fat Freddy's Cat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Help me! Help me!
Genre
humour
Characters
Fat Freddy's Cat; Store owner; Kitten

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Fat Freddy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a swell party!
Genre
humour
Characters
Fat Freddy
Synopsis
Fat Freddy's looking for the punch line.

On A Jazz Phizix Riff (Table of Contents: 10)

Max Zillion / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Hunt Emerson
Pencils
Hunt Emerson
Inks
Hunt Emerson
Letters
Hunt Emerson

Genre
humour
Characters
Max Zillion; Alto-Ego; Drummer; Meen McMudda; Moist Poignant; Freelug
Synopsis
Max gets a chance to strike a blow for real music.

The Trouble With Philbert Desanex (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humour
Characters
Philbert Desanex (Wonder Warthog); Fridge repairman
Synopsis
Philbert's solution for fixing the fridge is a bust.

Philbert And The Street Entertainer (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Gilbert Shelton
Inks
Gilbert Shelton
Letters
Gilbert Shelton

Genre
humour
Characters
Philbert Desanex (Wonder Warthog); Street Entertainer
Synopsis
How to deal with street entertainers.
Reprints

The year is 3711 (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Sheridan
Pencils
Dave Sheridan
Inks
Dave Sheridan
Letters
Dave Sheridan

Genre
humour
Synopsis
What life is like in 3711.
Reprints

The Late Show (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Sheridan
Pencils
Dave Sheridan
Inks
Dave Sheridan
Letters
Dave Sheridan

Genre
humour
Synopsis
Two brothers face the horrors of sleeping in the dark after watching the Late Show.
Reprints
  • From ?

Peter Pank (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Francesco Capdevila [as Max]; Elias Garcia (English script)
Pencils
Francesco Capdevila [as Max]
Inks
Francesco Capdevila [as Max]
Letters
?

Genre
humour
Characters
Peter Pank; Tinkerbell; Wendy; Captain Quiff: Teddy; Hippies
Synopsis
Peter and Wendy arrive on the island.
Reprints
  • From ?

Indexer Notes

Continued from Knockabout 10 and continued in Knockabout 12

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Snow
  4. 3. Striking It Rich
  5. 4. The Winter Of Disco-In-A-Tent
  6. 5. Invasion Of The Snowmen
  7. 6. ["Fat Freddy, here's some money and the keys to my new motor scooter..."]
    The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers
  8. 7. Uptown Dinoboy
  9. 8. ["Help me! Help me!"]
    Fat Freddy's Cat
  10. 9. ["What a swell party!"]
    Fat Freddy
  11. 10. On A Jazz Phizix Riff
    Max Zillion
  12. 11. The Trouble With Philbert Desanex
  13. 12. Philbert And The Street Entertainer
  14. 13. The year is 3711
  15. 14. The Late Show
  16. 15. Peter Pank
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