(June 1996)

Topps, 1996 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
2.95 USD; 4.15 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Topps Comics, Inc
Brand:
Topps Comics
Barcode:
041116001260 00111
Editing:
Renee Witterstaetter
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US Size
Paper Stock:
Glossy
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Intended as a 10-Issue Limited Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hercules / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Michael Golden (art)
Inks:
Michael Golden (art)
Colors:
Michael Golden (art)
Letters:
Ken Lopez

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Hercules

The Trial of Hercules Part 1 (Table of Contents: 1)

Hercules / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Jeff Butler
Inks:
Steve Montano
Colors:
Renee Witterstaetter (colorist); Digital Chameleon (color rendering)
Letters:
Ken Lopez

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Salmoneus; Pronoea; Hercules; Prometheus
Synopsis:
Salmoneus is hired to take a beautiful woman, Pronoea, to Hercules. After some adventures, they find him. Pronoea then takes Hercules to help her husband, Prometheus. Which gets Herc in trouble with Zeus.

Indexer Notes

The first appearance of Hercules in a comic story was in a 5 page special mini-comic in TV Guide June 15, 1996. It came out a week before this issue hit the stores.

The Men Behind The Myth (Table of Contents: 2)

The Topps Creative Team / text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Fein

Indexer Notes

Interview with Jeff Butler, and short biography of Roy Thomas.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hercules
  2. 1. The Trial of Hercules Part 1
    Hercules
  3. 2. The Men Behind The Myth
    The Topps Creative Team
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