(June 1998)

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Price
5.95 USD; 8.95 CAD
Pages
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Image Comics
Brand
Image
Editing
Erik Larsen
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Glossy interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Bookshelf-Format with spine (SAVAGE DRAGON #50 - Image Comics). Editing credit verified by reliable source at Image Comics.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Savage Dragon / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Erik Larsen (signed)
Inks
Erik Larsen (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Save Dragon; Powerhouse; Smasher; She-Dragon; Mako; Horde; Openface; Octopus

Indexer Notes

Cover art is an homage to the cover of Amazing Spider-Man, The (Marvel, 1963 series) #338 (September 1990)

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

Savage Dragon / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Erik Larsen
Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Erik Larsen
Colors
Reuben Rude [as I. H. O. C.]; Abel Mouton [as I. H. O. C.]; Bill Zindel [as I. H. O. C.]; Lea Rude [as I. H. O. C.]
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos

Genre
superhero
Characters
Savage Dragon; Superpatriot; Dart; Barbaric; Ricochet; Rapture; Horridus; Mighty Man; She-Dragon; Smasher; Rock; Hitler's Brain; Brainiape; Overlord; Cyberface; Openface; Powerhouse; Octopus; Mako; Bud Ugly; Kill-Cat; Beast Boy; Feezle; Vein; Super-X; Back-Fire; Horde; Megatech; Raw Dog; Volcanic; Abner Cadaver; Bludgeon; Fever; Belcher; Nasal Ned; Roadblock; Outrage; Cesspool; Shrew; Arachnid; Master Atom
Reprints

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

Freak Force / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Victor Bridges
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ricochet; Barbaric; Rapture; Superpatriot; Dart; Mighty Man; Horridus

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Savage Dragon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dave Johnson
Inks
Dave Johnson
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Savage Dragon

Mighty Man and the Critter Crime Wave (Table of Contents: 4)

Mighty Man / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Carlson
Pencils
Bill Fugate
Inks
Bill Fugate
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Fugate

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mighty Man; Wicked Worm (debut)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 3. 1st appearance of The Wicked Worm, who went on to become Horde. 1940's CAPTAIN MARVEL tribute.

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

Savage Dragon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Chris Marrinan
Inks
Chris Marrinan
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Savage Dragon; Ms. Fortune

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

Freak Force / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Erik Larsen
Pencils
Victor Bridges
Inks
Al Gordon
Colors
Reuben Rude [as I. H. O. C.]; Abel Mouton [as I. H. O. C.]; Bill Zindel [as I. H. O. C.]; Lea Rude [as I. H. O. C.]
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mighty Man; Savage Dragon; Barbaric; Dart; Rapture; Ricochet; Horridus; Superpatriot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Savage Dragon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Walter Simonson
Inks
Walter Simonson
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Savage Dragon

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

Savage Dragon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Greg Capullo
Inks
Greg Capullo
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Savage Dragon

Mighty Man and the Wicked Worm's Circus of Evil! (Table of Contents: 9)

Mighty Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gary S. Carlson
Pencils
Bill Fugate
Inks
Bill Fugate
Colors
Reuben Rude [as I. H. O. C.]; Abel Mouton [as I. H. O. C.]; Bill Zindel [as I. H. O. C.]; Lea Rude [as I. H. O. C.]
Letters
Bill Fugate

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mighty Man; Wicked Worm
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 3. 1940's CAPTAIN MARVEL tribute. Indexer had this reprinted from Savage Dragon #0, but that is not correct. Information on original appearance of this story needed.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Savage Dragon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Todd McFarlane
Inks
Todd McFarlane
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Savage Dragon

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

Savage Dragon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rob Liefeld
Inks
Rob Liefeld
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Savage Dragon; Fighting American

Basic Training (Table of Contents: 12)

Savage Dragon / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Jeff Matsuda
Inks
Jonathan Sibal
Colors
Reuben Rude [as I. H. O. C.]; Abel Mouton [as I. H. O. C.]; Bill Zindel [as I. H. O. C.]; Lea Rude [as I. H. O. C.]
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos

Genre
superhero
Characters
Savage Dragon; Kaboom

Indexer Notes

Jeff Matsuda's Kaboom guest-stars in the short story.

[Special Wizard Edition] (Table of Contents: 13)

Savage Dragon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Erik Larsen
Colors
Reuben Rude [as I. H. O. C.]; Abel Mouton [as I. H. O. C.]; Bill Zindel [as I. H. O. C.]; Lea Rude [as I. H. O. C.]

Genre
superhero
Characters
Savage Dragon
Reprints

[Cemetary Requiem] (Table of Contents: 14)

Savage Dragon / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Erik Larsen
Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Erik Larsen
Colors
Reuben Rude [as I. H. O. C.]; Abel Mouton [as I. H. O. C.]; Bill Zindel [as I. H. O. C.]; Lea Rude [as I. H. O. C.]
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos

Genre
superhero
Characters
Savage Dragon; Rapture; Covenant of the Sword agent; Wicked Worm
Synopsis
Rapture breaks up with Dragon; a Covenant agent reveals the child they buried was a "drone" and their real child is still alive. Dragon kills one more leech after it tries taking over his mind. An entire group of Wicked Worms have joined together to form a group creature, "Horde".
Reprints

Mighty Man Battles the Conqueror Worm! (Table of Contents: 15)

Mighty Man / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Carlson
Pencils
John Thompson
Inks
John Thompson
Colors
Reuben Rude; I. H. O. C.
Letters
John Thompson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bobby Berman [Mighty Man]; Miss Eando; Mr. Luker (radio station manager); Wicked Worm
Synopsis
Mighty Man discovers that when cut in half, each part of The Wicked Worm grows into a complete creature, and many of them can act together as a "horde".
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 3. Parts 1 & 2 ran in BIG BANG COMICS Vol.2 #1 (Image, May 1996) & SAVAGE DRAGON #0 (Image, 19??). All 3 parts later reprinted together, twice. Story is printed between pages 7 and 8 of reprint from SAVAGE DRAGON #1/2. 1940's CAPTAIN MARVEL tribute.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Savage Dragon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Larry Marder
Inks
Larry Marder
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Savage Dragon

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Desperate Times / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Eliopoulos
Pencils
Chris Eliopoulos
Inks
Chris Eliopoulos
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos

Genre
humor

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

Savage Dragon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jeff Matsuda
Inks
Jonathan Sibal
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Savage Dragon

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Fin Addicts / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

8 letters of comment by Ben Herman, Livio Ramondelli, Derek Fridolfs, Fredrik Sibe, Ken Albery, Augie De Blieck Jr., Kent Moore, and Crispin D. Wilbert.

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Savage Dragon
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Savage Dragon
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Freak Force
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Savage Dragon
  5. 4. Mighty Man and the Critter Crime Wave
    Mighty Man
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Savage Dragon
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Freak Force
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Savage Dragon
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Savage Dragon
  10. 9. Mighty Man and the Wicked Worm's Circus of Evil!
    Mighty Man
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Savage Dragon
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Savage Dragon
  13. 12. Basic Training
    Savage Dragon
  14. 13. [Special Wizard Edition]
    Savage Dragon
  15. 14. [Cemetary Requiem]
    Savage Dragon
  16. 15. Mighty Man Battles the Conqueror Worm!
    Mighty Man
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Savage Dragon
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Desperate Times
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Savage Dragon
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Fin Addicts
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