Forge #5
(September 2002)

CrossGen, 2002 Series
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Price
11.95 USD
Pages
260
On-sale Date
2002-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
CG Entertainment, Inc.
Brand
Crossgen Compendia Series; CG Entertainment
ISBN
1-931484-23-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781931484237 51195
Editing
Chris Oarr (editor)

Issue Notes

On sale date from previous issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sojourn / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Greg Land
Inks
Drew Geraci
Colors
Caesar Rodriguez

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Shiara; Arwyn
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Indexer Notes

Picture from page 21 in the story in Sojourn #8.

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Shiara

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Chapter 8 (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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Greg Land
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Drew Geraci
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Caesar Rodriguez
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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Arwyn; Gareth; Shiara
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Our Story so Far... (Table of Contents: 5)

Sojourn / recap / 1 page (report information)

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Arwyn; Gareth; Neven; Mordath

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Sojourn / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ron Marz
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Greg Land
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Drew Geraci
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Caesar Rodriguez
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Troy Peteri

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've been in one or two tavern brawls before.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Gareth; Shiara; Arwyn; Kreeg
Synopsis
Arwyn and Gareth go looking for a dragon's lair.
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Chapter 9 (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Pencils
Greg Land
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Drew Geraci
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Caesar Rodriguez
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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Arwyn; Shiara; Gareth
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Ron Marz
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Greg Land
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Drew Geraci
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Caesar Rodriguez
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Troy Peteri

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Neera?
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Arwyn; Neera; Shiara; Bohr
Synopsis
Gareth fights the dragon.
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Chapter 10 (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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Greg Land
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Drew Geraci
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Caesar Rodriguez
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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Shiara; Arwyn
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Ron Marz
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Greg Land
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Drew Geraci
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Caesar Rodriguez
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Troy Peteri

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is what I miss...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Neth; Mordath; Kheera; Tornud; Leehn; Ghorm; Halk; Gareth; Arwyn; Kreeg; Dahr
Synopsis
The dragon attacks Mordath's castle.
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Chapter 6 (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Pencils
Andy Smith
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Brad Vancata
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Matt Milla
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Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mercer Drake; Evinlea
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The Negation (Table of Contents: 14)

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Obregon Kaine; Mercer Drake; Evinlea; Matua; Komptin; Lizard Lady [Khlystek]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Negation / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Bedard
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Andy Smith
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Brad Vancata
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Jason Lambert
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Troy Peteri

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, Gorg, I can't say much for the food or the women here, but you people do put on a fun execution.
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Gorg; Komptin; Lizard Lady [Khlystek]; Matua; Evinlea; Javi Cobian; Zaidia; Memi; Corrin; Obregon Kaine; Exor; Fluxor; Mercer Drake; Shassa
Synopsis
Kaine and the others try to rescue the Kremmin prisoners.
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Chapter 4 (Table of Contents: 16)

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Pencils
Bart Sears
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Mark Pennington
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Michael Atiyeh
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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
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Thus far on the Path... (Table of Contents: 17)

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Bart Sears
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Mark Pennington
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Michael Atiyeh
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Genre
science fiction; fantasy-supernatural

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The Path / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ron Marz
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Bart Sears
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Mark Pennington
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Michael Atiyeh
Letters
Dave Lanphear

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Obo-san!" "The monastery is never the same when you leave on your travels, Obo-san.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Obo-san [Nobuyuki Tsugawa]; Wulf; Yamane Aiko; Konoske-san; Yama; Katayama Sojirou; Ryuichi; Emperor of Sinacea; Yukio
Synopsis
Obo-san seeks sanctuary at his old monastery.
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Chapter 23 (Table of Contents: 19)

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

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Steve McNiven
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Tom Simmons
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Morry Hollowell
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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Sephie
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Far away.... (Table of Contents: 20)

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Se3phie; Ilahn; Jad Takarty; Deren Beq; The Muse of Gaitan; Reesha Teramu; Rho Rustane [Rhorf]

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Meridian / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

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Barbara Kesel
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Steve McNiven
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Tom Simmons
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Morry Hollowell
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Troy Peteri

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All I'd wanted for months now was to go home again.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Sephie; Yanna; Turos; Cotson; Crenner; Deren Beq; Jad Takarty; Feabie; Jon Takarty; Reesha Teramu; Ilahn
Synopsis
Sephie and company fight to reclaim Meridian.
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Chapter 24 (Table of Contents: 22)

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Steve McNiven
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Tom Simmons
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Morry Hollowell
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fantasy-supernatural
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Reesha Teramu; Jad Takarty
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Barbara Kesel
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Steve McNiven
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Tom Simmons
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Morry Hollowell
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Troy Peteri

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I never did get any sleep until it was all over...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Sephie; Ilahn; Reesha Teramu; Mira Drajuna Takarty; Jon Takarty; Jad Takarty; Louwel; Feabie
Synopsis
Ilahn fights Sephie while Jad fights Reesha.
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Chapter 11 (Table of Contents: 25)

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

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Andy Smith
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Rick Magyar
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Frank D'Armata
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Genre
science fiction; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Danik; Verityn
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The Story Thus Far... (Table of Contents: 26)

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Capricia; Tug; Zephyre; Galvan; Verityn

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Script
Mark Waid
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Andy Smith
Inks
Mark Farmer
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Jeromy Cox
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Dave Lanphear

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Time is a circle.
Genre
science fiction; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Capricia; Zephyre; Tug; Galvan; Danik; Verityn; Geromi
Synopsis
Verityn and Danik try to save Atlantis.
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Chapter 12 (Table of Contents: 28)

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Andy Smith
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Rick Magyar
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Tug; Zephyre; Capricia; Galvan; Verityn
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Frank D'Armata
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Dave Lanphear

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A few hours ago, we were fighting for our lives against some sort of Negation assassin and his drones.
Genre
science fiction; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Zephyre; Tug; Galvan; Danik; Verityn; Capricia
Synopsis
Tug interrogates a Negation prisoner.
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Chapter 13 (Table of Contents: 31)

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Pencils
Steve Epting
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Butch Guice
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Frank D'Armata
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Genre
science fiction; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Capricia
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Chuck Dixon
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Steve Epting
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Rick Magyar
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Frank D'Armata
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Dave Lanphear

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I dreamt about Atlantis.
Genre
science fiction; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Aristophanes; Thraxis; Tug; Verityn; Capricia; Zephyre; Geromi; Galvan; Samakar; Gammid
Synopsis
Verityn and Tug find an ancient spaceship.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Sojourn
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. ["Your favorite series, from the beginning."]
  5. 4. Chapter 8
    Sojourn
  6. 5. Our Story so Far...
    Sojourn
  7. 6. ["I've been in one or two tavern brawls before."]
    Sojourn
  8. 7. Chapter 9
    Sojourn
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. ["Neera?"]
    Sojourn
  11. 10. Chapter 10
    Sojourn
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. ["This is what I miss..."]
    Sojourn
  14. 13. Chapter 6
    Negation
  15. 14. The Negation
    Negation
  16. 15. ["Well, Gorg, I can't say much for the food or the women here, but you people do put on a fun execution."]
    Negation
  17. 16. Chapter 4
    The Path
  18. 17. Thus far on the Path...
    The Path
  19. 18. ["Obo-san!" "The monastery is never the same when you leave on your travels, Obo-san."]
    The Path
  20. 19. Chapter 23
    Meridian
  21. 20. Far away....
    Meridian
  22. 21. ["All I'd wanted for months now was to go home again."]
    Meridian
  23. 22. Chapter 24
    Meridian
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
  25. 24. ["I never did get any sleep until it was all over..."]
    Meridian
  26. 25. Chapter 11
    Crux
  27. 26. The Story Thus Far...
    Crux
  28. 27. ["Time is a circle."]
    Crux
  29. 28. Chapter 12
    Crux
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
  31. 30. ["A few hours ago, we were fighting for our lives against some sort of Negation assassin and his drones."]
    Crux
  32. 31. Chapter 13
    Crux
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
  34. 33. ["I dreamt about Atlantis."]
    Crux
  35. 34. ["A look at Edge"]
  36. 35. ["Next month in Forge"]
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
  38. 37. ["Five worlds. Five different stories. One fantastic reading experience!"]
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