(July 1994)

Image, 1994 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
12.95 USD; 18.35 CAD
Pages
148
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Image Comics
Brand
Image
Editing
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
cardstock cover; glossy interior
Binding
squarebound; softcover; trade paperback
Publishing Format
collected edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

WildStar / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks
Al Gordon (signed)
Colors
Reuben Rude (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar
Reprints

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

WildStar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Al Gordon

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Image Comics Presents: Wildstar "Sky Zero" (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Al Gordon
Colors
Reuben Rude
Letters
?

Characters
Wildstar

Indexer Notes

The title "Born Under a Bad Sign" is listed.

[Credits Page] (Table of Contents: 3)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Al Gordon
Letters
typeset

Characters
Wildstar

Born Under a Bad Sign: Part 1 (Table of Contents: 4)

WildStar / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Al Gordon (credited)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway (credited)
Inks
Al Gordon (credited)
Colors
Reuben Rude (credited); Olyoptics (credited) (separations)
Letters
John Workman (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tomorrow. So exhausted... twenty-five years and sometimes I still...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Micky Gabriel (introduction); HotWire [Andy Peartree] (introduction); SkyLark (introduction); WildStar [Michael Gabriel] (origin) (introduction); Brandon Gabriel (introduction); Wayne Santos (introduction); Deadstar (introduction); Mazer (introduction); Freezone (introduction); Jumpstart (introduction); Blockade (introduction); Trans (introduction); Doug Stickney; Denis
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The title comes from the title page at the beginning of the book.

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

WildStar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Al Gordon
Colors
Reuben Rude

Genre
superhero
Characters
WildStar [Michael Gabriel]

Born Under a Bad Sign: Part 2 (Table of Contents: 6)

WildStar / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
Al Gordon (credited)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway (credited)
Inks
Al Gordon (credited)
Colors
Reuben Rude (credited); Olyoptics (credited) (separations)
Letters
John Workman (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Micky Gabriel; HotWire [Andy Peartree]; WildStar [Michael Gabriel] (origin); Brandon Gabriel; Wayne Santos; Deadstar; Mazer; Freezone; Jumpstart; Blockade; Trans; General Francis Roark (introduction); Bill
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The title comes from the title page at the beginning of the book.

Born Under a Bad Sign: Part 3 (Table of Contents: 7)

WildStar / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script
Al Gordon (credited)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway (credited)
Inks
Al Gordon (credited)
Colors
Reuben Rude (credited); Olyoptics (credited) (separations)
Letters
John Workman (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are you okay? Do I "gasp" look okay?
Genre
superhero
Characters
HotWire [Andy Peartree]; Savage Dragon [Kurr]; WildStar [Michael Gabriel] (death, origin); WildStar [Micky Gabriel] (origin); General Francis Roark; Brandon Gabriel; Officer Mitchell; Maurice; "Bulldog" Jones; Greg Daveory; Jumpstart; Chuck; Deadstar
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The title comes from the title page at the beginning of the book.

Born Under a Bad Sign: Part 4 (Table of Contents: 8)

WildStar / comic story / 29 pages (report information)

Script
Al Gordon (credited)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway (credited)
Inks
Al Gordon (credited)
Colors
Reuben Rude (credited); Olyoptics (credited) (separations)
Letters
John Workman (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Holy spit! He's tough!
Genre
superhero
Characters
HotWire [Andy Peartree]; Savage Dragon [Kurr]; SkyLark; WildStar [Michael Gabriel]; WildStar [Micky Gabriel] (origin); Jumpstart; Deadstar; Trans; Mazer; Freezone; Blockade; General Shooter (introduction); General Francis Roark; Brandon Gabriel
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One page is added to this story (page 28). The title comes from the title page at the beginning of the book.

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

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Al Gordon
Letters
typeset

Characters
Wildstar

Indexer Notes

Introduction to the next 15 pages.

[Wildstar: Sky Zero #1] (Table of Contents: 10)

WildStar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway (credited)
Inks
Al Gordon (credited)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
WildStar [Michael Gabriel]
Reprints

[Wildstar: Sky Zero #2] (Table of Contents: 11)

WildStar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway (credited)
Inks
Al Gordon (credited)
Colors
Reuben Rude ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
HotWire [Andy Peartree]; SkyLark; WildStar [Michael Gabriel]; Deadstar; Mazer; Freezone; Jumpstart
Reprints

[Wildstar: Sky Zero #3] (Table of Contents: 12)

WildStar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway (credited)
Inks
Al Gordon (credited); Al Gordon (credited)
Colors
Reuben Rude (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Micky Gabriel; Savage Dragon; WildStar [Michael Gabriel]; Jumpstart
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Page 13 is printed out of order, it is printed as page 1 in this reprint.

[Wildstar: Sky Zero #4] (Table of Contents: 13)

WildStar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway (credited)
Inks
Al Gordon (credited)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
SkyLark; WildStar [Micky Gabriel]
Reprints

[Promo Art] (Table of Contents: 14)

WildStar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks
Al Gordon (signed)
Colors
Reuben Rude ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar

[Promo Art] (Table of Contents: 15)

WildStar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks
Al Gordon (signed)
Colors
Reuben Rude ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar

[Promo Art] (Table of Contents: 16)

WildStar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks
Al Gordon (signed)
Colors
Reuben Rude (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar; Deadstar; Mazer; Freezone; Jumpstart; Trans

[T-Shirt Design] (Table of Contents: 17)

WildStar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks
Al Gordon (signed)
Colors
Reuben Rude ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar

[Wildstar Pin-Up: Mike Zeck] (Table of Contents: 18)

WildStar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Zeck (signed)
Inks
Mike Zeck (signed)
Colors
Reuben Rude

Genre
superhero
Characters
WildStar [Michael Gabriel]
Reprints

[Wildstar Pin-Up: Keith Giffen] (Table of Contents: 19)

WildStar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Keith Giffen (signed)
Inks
Keith Giffen (signed)
Colors
Reuben Rude

Genre
superhero
Characters
WildStar [Michael Gabriel]
Reprints

[Wildstar Pin-Up: Curt Swan & Joe Sinnott] (Table of Contents: 20)

WildStar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Colors
Reuben Rude (signed); Quinn Supplee (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar

[Wildstar Pin-Up: Mike Mignola] (Table of Contents: 21)

WildStar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Mignola (signed)
Inks
Mike Mignola (signed)
Colors
Reuben Rude (signed); Quinn Supplee (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
WildStar [Micky Gabriel]
Reprints

[Wildstar Pin-Up: John Statema] (Table of Contents: 22)

WildStar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Statema (signed)
Inks
John Statema (signed)
Colors
Reuben Rude

Genre
superhero
Characters
WildStar [Michael Gabriel]
Reprints

[Wildstar Pin-Up] (Table of Contents: 23)

Wildstar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar; Deadstar; Freezone

[Wildstar Pin-Up: Rick Leonardi & Al Gordon] (Table of Contents: 24)

WildStar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rick Leonardi (signed)
Inks
Al Gordon (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

WildStar / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar

Indexer Notes

Introduction to the final section.

The Star! (Table of Contents: 26)

WildStar / text article / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Jerry Ordway
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's start with the wild one himself...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar

Villains! (Table of Contents: 27)

WildStar / text article / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Jerry Ordway; Al Gordon
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
These are some of Jer's original ideas for the heavies of the series.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar; Jumpstart; Deadstar; Blockade

More! (Table of Contents: 28)

WildStar / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Observe how, before Al 'n Jer put on the final coat of carnauba...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Freezone; Trans; Blockade; Mazer

Ads! (Table of Contents: 29)

WildStar / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Jerry Ordway; Al Gordon
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
After the guys designed this All-Star cast of characters...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar; Deadstar; Mazer; Freezone; Jumpstart; Trans

T-Cards (Table of Contents: 30)

WildStar / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Al Gordon
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
These are the powerful poses and anarchic angles...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar

Covers! (Table of Contents: 31)

WildStar / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Al Gordon
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's the kinda catapultin' conceptualization...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Savage Dragon [Kurr]; SkyLark; Wildstar

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

WildStar / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Al Gordon
Colors
Reuben Rude
Letters
John Workman; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whoa, feast thine eyes on this!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar; Deadstar
Synopsis
The process of completing a page of story.

T-Shirts! (Table of Contents: 33)

WildStar / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Al Gordon
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's where Jer says he tried three times...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

WildStar / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare); Al Gordon
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Amicable Al insisted we include this page...
Genre
superhero
Synopsis
Examples of scripts written for stories.

Sculptures! (Table of Contents: 35)

WildStar / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Al Gordon
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gaze, gawk 'n get a gander of this posterior-punishin'...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

WildStar / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare)
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Al Gordon
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's how the colossally crafted cover...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar
Synopsis
How the cover to this trade paperback was developed.

[Birthday Cards] (Table of Contents: 37)

WildStar / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill "Bud" Shakespeare (credited as Bill Shakespeare)
Pencils
Erik Larsen; Jerry Ordway
Inks
Erik Larsen; Jerry Ordway
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We thought we'd leave you with this friendly reminder...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

WildStar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Al Gordon

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildstar
Keywords
inside back cover

Wildstar (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

WildStar / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    WildStar
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    WildStar
  3. 2. Image Comics Presents: Wildstar "Sky Zero"
  4. 3. [Credits Page]
  5. 4. Born Under a Bad Sign: Part 1
    WildStar
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    WildStar
  7. 6. Born Under a Bad Sign: Part 2
    WildStar
  8. 7. Born Under a Bad Sign: Part 3
    WildStar
  9. 8. Born Under a Bad Sign: Part 4
    WildStar
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. [Wildstar: Sky Zero #1]
    WildStar
  12. 11. [Wildstar: Sky Zero #2]
    WildStar
  13. 12. [Wildstar: Sky Zero #3]
    WildStar
  14. 13. [Wildstar: Sky Zero #4]
    WildStar
  15. 14. [Promo Art]
    WildStar
  16. 15. [Promo Art]
    WildStar
  17. 16. [Promo Art]
    WildStar
  18. 17. [T-Shirt Design]
    WildStar
  19. 18. [Wildstar Pin-Up: Mike Zeck]
    WildStar
  20. 19. [Wildstar Pin-Up: Keith Giffen]
    WildStar
  21. 20. [Wildstar Pin-Up: Curt Swan & Joe Sinnott]
    WildStar
  22. 21. [Wildstar Pin-Up: Mike Mignola]
    WildStar
  23. 22. [Wildstar Pin-Up: John Statema]
    WildStar
  24. 23. [Wildstar Pin-Up]
    Wildstar
  25. 24. [Wildstar Pin-Up: Rick Leonardi & Al Gordon]
    WildStar
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    WildStar
  27. 26. The Star!
    WildStar
  28. 27. Villains!
    WildStar
  29. 28. More!
    WildStar
  30. 29. Ads!
    WildStar
  31. 30. T-Cards
    WildStar
  32. 31. Covers!
    WildStar
  33. 32. ["Whoa, feast thine eyes on this!"]
    WildStar
  34. 33. T-Shirts!
    WildStar
  35. 34. ["Amicable Al insisted we include this page..."]
    WildStar
  36. 35. Sculptures!
    WildStar
  37. 36. ["Here's how the colossally crafted cover..."]
    WildStar
  38. 37. [Birthday Cards]
    WildStar
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
    WildStar
  40. 39. Wildstar
    WildStar
This issue was modified by
  • John Censullo
  • Darrel McCann
  • John Pannozzi
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)