(November 1995)

Image, 1995 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
2.25 USD; 3.20 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Image Comics, Inc.
Brand
Image
Barcode
?
Editing
Ann Huntington Busiek (Managing Editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
glossy paper
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Astro City / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Ross (painted)
Inks
Alex Ross (painted)
Colors
Alex Ross (painted)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Winged Victory; Marta
Reprints

Safeguards (Table of Contents: 1)

Astro City / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek
Pencils
Brent Anderson
Inks
Brent Anderson
Colors
Steve Buccellato; Electric Crayon
Letters
Richard Starkings; Comicraft

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Morning in Shadow Hill, below the looming bulk of Mount Kirby's eastern face--Shadow Hill, where night falls first in Astro City.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Marta; The Hanged Man; Mr. Irons; Winged Victory; Darcy Conroy; Shellie; Jenny; Mama (Marta's mother); Nicu (Marta's father); First Family [Nick Furst; Natalie Furst; Julius Furst; Augustus Furst; Rex]; Unholy Alliance [Demolitia; Flamethrower; Glowworm; Spice; Slamburger]
Synopsis
Each morning Marta commutes from Shadow Hill to downtown Astro City. But when a co-worker offers her a place in her apartment in town, Marta has to choose between her traditional life at home and life in the city.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Homages in this story include Mount Kirby, Grandenetti Ave., Kiefer St., Szenic's Market, Fass Gardens, Rensie Avenue, Derbyfield, Binderbeck Plaza, and the Grant, Miller, Conroy, McConnell & Ingersoll law firm. Honor Guard and Samaritan are mentioned in the story.

Greetings from Astro City (Table of Contents: 2)

letters page / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek
Pencils
Art Nichols (background art); George Tuska (illo); Alex Ross (painted, cover illo)
Inks
Art Nichols (background art); Joe Sinnott (illo); Alex Ross (painted, cover illo)
Colors
?; Alex Ross (painted, cover illo)
Letters
Typeset

Characters
The Silver Agent; Crackerjack

Indexer Notes

Letters with responses from Kurt Busiek, an illustration of The Silver Agent, and a preview of the next issue with a small reproduction of its cover.

Astro City Character Gallery (Table of Contents: 3)

Astro City / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Ross
Letters
Typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
First Family [Nick Furst; Natalie Furst; Julius Furst; Augustus Furst; Rex; Astra Furst]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencil design sketch

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Astro City
  2. 1. Safeguards
    Astro City
  3. 2. Greetings from Astro City
  4. 3. Astro City Character Gallery
    Astro City
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Del Gruber
  • Katy Hayhurst
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Ken St. Andre
  • Michael Rhode
  • Robert Montgomery
  • Jim Van Dore