([June] 1991)

Acclaim / Valiant, 1991 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.50 USD; 1.95 CAD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1991
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Valiant
Brand
Valiant
Barcode
070989328020 06
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Legend of Zelda / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; adventure
Characters
Link; Daria
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The Day of the Triforce (Table of Contents: 1)

The Legend of Zelda / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
George Caragonne (credited)
Pencils
Dan Barry (credited)
Inks
Mike Manley (credited)
Colors
The V-8's (credited)
Letters
Jade Moede (credited as Jade)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; adventure
Characters
Ganon; Impa; Miff; Princess Zelda; Cassiopia
Synopsis
When the Triforces disappear from Hyrule for one day, Zelda must rescue Saria village and confront Ganon without the aid of Link.
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Letters (Table of Contents: 2)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Jaimy Stokes; Randy Taylor; Chris Shutt (two letters); David Rubio; Mark Grantner; Renei Dawson.

One letter response mentions that the next issue would feature two stories called "Assault" and "Choices." However, this is the final issue. Those stories would be printed in Nintendo Comics System #7.

The Battle Goes On! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Legend of Zelda / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Caragonne (credited)
Pencils
Mickey Ritter (credited)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)
Colors
Giselle Sarli (credited)
Letters
Jade Moede (credited as Jade)

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; adventure
Characters
Link; Arn (Link's father); Medilia (Link's mother)
Synopsis
Mock advertisement for Ambrosia Lite, a drink produced by Arn and Medilia.
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The Compleat Hero (Table of Contents: 4)

The Legend of Zelda / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bryan Leys (credited as Bryan D. Leys)
Pencils
Dick Rockwell (credited as Richard Rockwell)
Inks
Art Nichols (credited)
Colors
Kingman Huie (credited)
Letters
Ken Lopez (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; adventure
Characters
Ganon; Link; Princess Zelda; The Daria
Synopsis
A lesson from Link on how to be a hero.
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Coming Home (Table of Contents: 5)

The Legend of Zelda / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
George Caragonne (credited)
Pencils
Martin King (credited)
Inks
Don Hudson (credited)
Colors
The V-8's (credited)
Letters
Jade Moede (credited as Jade)

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Ganon; Link; Queen Seline; Arn; Medilia; Thunderbird; Shadow; Zelda (Shadow in disguise)
Synopsis
Link returns to his homeland, only to receive a harsh rejection from his parents. He soon learns the kingdom has been conquered by an imposter who looks just like him.
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Indexer Notes

Events in this story take place at the same time as the companion story, "The Day of the Triforce." The Triforce disappearance event is used in both stories.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Legend of Zelda
  2. 1. The Day of the Triforce
    The Legend of Zelda
  3. 2. Letters
  4. 3. The Battle Goes On!
    The Legend of Zelda
  5. 4. The Compleat Hero
    The Legend of Zelda
  6. 5. Coming Home
    The Legend of Zelda
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  • Rogers
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)