Fables #11 - War and Pieces
([October] 2008)

DC, 2002 Series
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Volume
11
Price
17.99 USD; 21.99 CAD
Pages
196
On-sale Date
2008-11-19
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Suggested for Mature Readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
Vertigo
ISBN
978-1-4012-1913-0 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401219130 51799
Editing
Shelly Bond (credited) (original series editor); Angela Rufino (credited) (original series assistant editor); Scott Nybakken (credited) (collected edition editor); Karen Berger (credited) (executive editor)

Issue Notes

Fourth printing available December 12, 2012 and fifth printing available May 6, 2015 (per comiclist.com).
This issue has variants:
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

War and Pieces (Table of Contents)

Fables / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Inks
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Colors
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints
Keywords
Glory of Baghdad

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)


Indexer Notes

Inside cover.

[Title Page, Credits, Indicia, and Masthead] (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Inks
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Colors
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Illustrated with details from the covers of Fables (DC, 2002 series) #73 (July 2008), #74 (August 2008), and #75 (September 2008).

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 3)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Inks
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Colors
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Illustrated with details from the cover of Fables (DC, 2002 series) #75 (September 2008).

Who's Who in Fabletown (Table of Contents: 4)

Fables / recap / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script
Angela Rufino ?; Shelly Bond ?
Pencils
Mark Buckingham (sourced) (illustrations)
Inks
Steve Leialoha (sourced) (illustrations); Andrew Pepoy (sourced) (illustrations); Mark Buckingham (sourced) (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Briar Rose; Prince Charming; Sinbad; Boy Blue; Bigby Wolf; Snow White; Frau Totenkinder; King Cole; Cinderella; Beauty; the Beast; Rodney; June; Rose Red; Geppetto; Pinocchio; the Emperor; the Snow Queen; Hansel

Indexer Notes

Illustrations from various issues of Fables (DC, 2002 series):
Briar Rose from #74 (page 13, 1st panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha.
Prince Charming from #71 (pages 2-3, 1st panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha.
Sinbad from #73 (page 4, 3rd panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha.
Boy Blue from #73 (pages 2-3, 1st panel) by Mark Buckingham & Andrew Pepoy.
Bigby Wolf from #73 (pages 6-7, 4th panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha.
Snow White from #73 (page 20, 3rd panel) by Mark Buckingham.
Frau Totenkinder from #75 (pages 50-51, 2th panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha and Andrew Pepoy.
King Cole from #75 (pages 50-51, 2th panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha and Andrew Pepoy.
Cinderella from #71 (page 16, 3rd panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha.
Beauty and the Beast from #72 (page 22, 2nd panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha.
Rodney and June from #72 (page 21, 2nd panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha.
Rose Red from #73 (page 19, 3rd panel) by Mark Buckingham.
Geppetto from #75 (pages 48-49, 4th panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha and Andrew Pepoy.
Pinocchio from #75 (pages 48-49, 5th panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha and Andrew Pepoy.
The Emperor from #73 (page 9, 5th panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha.
The Snow Queen from #73 (page 9, 1st panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha.
Hansel from #71 (page 21, 2nd panel) by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha.

The Story So Far (Table of Contents: 5)

recap / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's been building up for years, and now it looks like the full-scale shooting is about to begin.

War and Pieces (Table of Contents: 6)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
James Jean (illustration)
Inks
James Jean (illustration)
Colors
James Jean (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Title page illustrated from the cover of Fables (DC, 2002 series) #73.

[Fables #70] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Pencils
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Inks
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Colors
James Jean (credited) (painting)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
The Three Bears
Reprints

Kingdom Come (Table of Contents: 8)

Fables / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Niko Henrichon (credited)
Inks
Niko Henrichon (credited)
Colors
Niko Henrichon (credited); Lee Loughridge (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)
Editing
Shelly Bond (credited) (editor); Angela Rufino (credited) (assistant editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Farm.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Blue Boy; Stinky; Rose Red; Bigby Wolf; Snow White; Cinderella; Prince Charming; King Cole; Beauty; Beast; Briar Rose
Reprints

[Fables #71] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Pencils
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Inks
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Colors
James Jean (credited) (painting)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Cinderella
Reprints

Skullduggery Part One of Two (Table of Contents: 10)

Fables / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Mark Buckingham (credited)
Inks
Steve Leialoha (credited)
Colors
Lee Loughridge (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)
Editing
Shelly Bond (credited) (editor); Angela Rufino (credited) (assistant editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Okay, I remember enough Spanish to know that Tierra del Fuego translates as "Land of Fire."
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Cinderella; Hansel; Pinocchio; Prince Charming; King Cole; Briar Rose
Reprints
Keywords
Argentina; Tierra del Fuego

[Fables #72] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Pencils
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Inks
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Colors
James Jean (credited) (painting)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Cinderella; Rodney
Reprints

Skullduggery Part Two of Two (Table of Contents: 12)

Fables / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Mark Buckingham (credited)
Inks
Steve Leialoha (credited) (pages 1-15, 20-22); Mark Buckingham (credited) (pages 16-19)
Colors
Lee Loughridge (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)
Editing
Shelly Bond (credited) (editor); Angela Rufino (credited) (assistant editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Santiago, Chile
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Cinderella; Pinocchio; Hansel; Rodney; Grimble
Reprints
Keywords
Chile; Santiago

[Fables #73] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Pencils
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Inks
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Colors
James Jean (credited) (painting)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Voyage of the Sky Treader Chapter One of War and Pieces (Table of Contents: 14)

Fables / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Mark Buckingham (credited) (signed as 'B' within a crown)
Inks
Steve Leialoha (credited) (pages 1, 4, 6-12, 14-16, 18, 21-22); Andrew Pepoy (credited) (pages 2-3); Mark Buckingham (credited) (pages 5, 13, 17, 19-20)
Colors
Lee Loughridge (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)
Editing
Shelly Bond (credited) (editor); Angela Rufino (credited) (assistant editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And so we went to war.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Blue Boy; Prince Charming; Sinbad; Bigby Wolf; Emperor; Snow Queen; Briar Rose; Mrs. Someone; Hakim; Beast; Red Rose; Snow White
Reprints

[Fables #74] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Pencils
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Inks
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Colors
James Jean (credited) (painting)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

[Fill-in Page] (Table of Contents: 16)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
James Jean (illustration)
Inks
James Jean (illustration)
Colors
James Jean (illustration)

Indexer Notes

Fill-in page illustrated with detail from the cover of Fables (DC, 2002 series) #73.

A Very One-Sided War Chapter Two of War and Pieces (Table of Contents: 17)

Fables / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Mark Buckingham (credited) (signed as 'B' within a crown)
Inks
Steve Leialoha (credited) (pages 1-7, 10-14, 17, 20-22); Andrew Pepoy (credited) (pages 8-9, 15-16, 18-19)
Colors
Lee Loughridge (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)
Editing
Shelly Bond (credited) (editor); Angela Rufino (credited) (assistant editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Geppetto's restored cottage in the hills above the Imperial city.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Geppetto; Blue Boy; Snow White; Pinochio; Prince Charming; Sinbad; Emperor; Snow Queen; Briar Rose; Mrs. Someone; Hakim; Rodney Greenwood; June Greenwood; Junebug
Reprints

[Fables #75] (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Pencils
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Inks
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Colors
James Jean (credited) (painting)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

[Fill-in Page] (Table of Contents: 19)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
James Jean (illustration)
Inks
James Jean (illustration)
Colors
James Jean (illustration)

Indexer Notes

Fill-in page illustrated with detail from the cover of Fables (DC, 2002 series) #73.

War and Pieces Chapter Three: The Fire Ship (Table of Contents: 20)

Fables / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Mark Buckingham (credited) (signed as 'B' within a crown)
Inks
Steve Leialoha (credited) (pages 1-3, 14-15); Andrew Pepoy (credited) (pages 4-13, 16-17)
Colors
Lee Loughridge (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)
Editing
Shelly Bond (credited) (editor); Angela Rufino (credited) (assistant editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If there could be said to be such a thing as a perfect war, we were in it.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Blue Boy; Sinbad; Prince Charming; Descadimark; Emperor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Only the first page is single. The rest of the story is made up of splash pages.

The Fables Road (Table of Contents: 21)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited, signed)
Pencils
James Jean (painting)
Inks
James Jean (painting)
Colors
James Jean (painting)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In Germany there's a road of stories.

Indexer Notes

Afterword by the creator of the series, with illustrations from details of Fables (DC, 2002 series) #73 cover details.

War Plans (Table of Contents: 22)

Fables / illustration / 7 pages (report information)

Pencils
Mark Buckingham (credited) (signed as 'B' within a crown)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Bigby Wolf; Snow White; Cinderella; Prince Charming; Pinocchio; Bufkin
Keywords
Glory of Baghdad

Indexer Notes

Designs and sketches.

Adversary Warriors (Table of Contents: 23)

Fables / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Eric Powell (credited, signed)
Inks
Eric Powell (credited, signed)
Colors
Eric Powell (credited, signed)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Weyland Smith (Table of Contents: 24)

Fables / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kevin Nowlan (credited, signed)
Inks
Kevin Nowlan (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Weyland Smith
Reprints

Bigby Wolf and Family (Table of Contents: 25)

Fables / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kyle Baker (credited, signed)
Inks
Kyle Baker (credited, signed)
Colors
Kyle Baker (credited, signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gesundheit, Daddy.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Bigby Wolf; Snow White; their cubs
Reprints

Three Charming Ex-Wives (Table of Contents: 26)

Fables / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Eric Shanower (credited, signed)
Inks
Eric Shanower (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Snow White; Cinderella; Beauty
Reprints

Red Riding Hood and Friend (Table of Contents: 27)

Fables / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Darwyn Cooke (credited, signed)
Inks
Darwyn Cooke (credited, signed)
Colors
Darwyn Cooke ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Red Riding Hood
Reprints

[Fables Past Books] (Table of Contents: 28) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)


Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Fables Attack! (Table of Contents: 30) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. War and Pieces
    Fables
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [Title Page, Credits, Indicia, and Masthead]
  4. 3. Table of Contents
  5. 4. Who's Who in Fabletown
    Fables
  6. 5. The Story So Far
  7. 6. War and Pieces
  8. 7. [Fables #70]
    Fables
  9. 8. Kingdom Come
    Fables
  10. 9. [Fables #71]
    Fables
  11. 10. Skullduggery Part One of Two
    Fables
  12. 11. [Fables #72]
    Fables
  13. 12. Skullduggery Part Two of Two
    Fables
  14. 13. [Fables #73]
    Fables
  15. 14. Voyage of the Sky Treader Chapter One of War and Pieces
    Fables
  16. 15. [Fables #74]
    Fables
  17. 16. [Fill-in Page]
  18. 17. A Very One-Sided War Chapter Two of War and Pieces
    Fables
  19. 18. [Fables #75]
    Fables
  20. 19. [Fill-in Page]
  21. 20. War and Pieces Chapter Three: The Fire Ship
    Fables
  22. 21. The Fables Road
  23. 22. War Plans
    Fables
  24. 23. Adversary Warriors
    Fables
  25. 24. Weyland Smith
    Fables
  26. 25. Bigby Wolf and Family
    Fables
  27. 26. Three Charming Ex-Wives
    Fables
  28. 27. Red Riding Hood and Friend
    Fables
  29. 28. [Fables Past Books]
    Fables
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
  31. 30. Fables Attack!
    Fables
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Antonio Pontes Junior
  • Paul Robinson
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