Edge #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
1-931484-25-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781931484251 51195
Editing
Chris Oarr

Issue Notes

On sale date from previous issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Way of the Rat / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jeff Johnson
Inks
Tom Ryder
Colors
Chris Garcia

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Boon Sai Hong

Indexer Notes

From first page of Way of the Rat #1.

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[Cover - Way of the Rat #1] (Table of Contents: 4)

Way of the Rat / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jeff Johnson
Inks
Tom Ryder
Colors
Chris Garcia
Letters
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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Boon Sai Hong; Princess Zheng Mai Lo
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Way of the Rat / recap / 1 page (report information)

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Po-Po

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

Way of the Rat / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Chuck Dixon
Pencils
Jeff Johnson
Inks
Tom Ryder
Colors
Chris Garcia
Letters
Dave Lanphear

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It is the wise man who can discern good fortune from ill.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Boon Sai Hong; Wing Tei Sun; Tei Su Wing [Silken Ghost]; Princess Zheng Mai Lo; Fong; X'ain; Nubotai; Po Po; Hana; Kao; Boss Tiger
Synopsis
Boon breaks into Wing Tei Sun's home to steal the Phoenix Heart, but instead steals the Hall of Hungry Dragons scroll and the Ring of Staffs.
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[Cover - The First #17] (Table of Contents: 7)

The First / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Andrea DiVito
Inks
Rob Hunter
Colors
Rob Schwager
Letters
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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Trenin
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In the beginning... (Table of Contents: 8)

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Ingra; Orium; Gannish; Persha; Pyrem; Trenin; Yala; Seahn

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

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

Script
Barbara Kesel
Pencils
Andrea DiVito
Inks
Rob Hunter
Colors
Rob Schwager
Letters
Dave Lanphear

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gracos... Viham... Ravaca... my dearest friends!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Gracos; Viham; Ravaca; Seahn; Enson; Wyture; Persha; Altwaal [Ayden]; Neven; Orium; Trenin; Yala; Ihroe; Braag; Pyrem; Ingra; Gannish; Tug
Synopsis
Trenin and Yala try to rescue Pyrem.
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[Cover - The First #18] (Table of Contents: 10)

The First / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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Andrea DiVito
Inks
Rob Hunter
Colors
Rob Schwager
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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Ravaca; Gracos
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
Barbara Kesel
Pencils
Andrea DiVito
Inks
Rob Hunter
Colors
Rob Schwager
Letters
Dave Lanphear

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My eyes do witness, but must be betrayed by inconstant vision, for I see-- cannot see!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Orium; Yala; Viham; Pyrem; Gracos; Ravaca; Trenin; Braag; Seahn; Enson; Ayden [Altwaal]; Persha; Ingra
Synopsis
After the death of Gracos those of House Dexter fight to escape Seahn's trap.
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[Cover - Mystic #21] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Pencils
Fabrizio Fiorentino
Inks
Matt Ryan
Colors
Andrew Crossley
Letters
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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Giselle Villard
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Cyress (Table of Contents: 14)

Mystic / recap / 1 page (report information)

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Giselle Villard; Genevieve Villard; Darrow [Arroh]; Animora; Skitter

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

Mystic / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Bedard
Pencils
Fabrizio Fiorentino
Inks
Matt Ryan
Colors
Andrew Crossley
Letters
Troy Peteri

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are you happy now? Are you?!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Giselle Villard; Animora; Genevieve Villard; Darrow [Arroh]; Sarge; Butch; Nelly; Timmons; Yves Manion; Tinklebriar; Thierry Chevalier; Skitter; Guy; Lorraine; Annette; Devereaux
Synopsis
Thinking she killed Animora, Giselle backslides into her old ways.
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[Cover - Mystic #22] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Pencils
Fabrizio Fiorentino
Inks
Matt Ryan
Colors
Andrew Crossley
Letters
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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Giselle Villard
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Mystic / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Bedard
Pencils
Fabrizio Fiorentino
Inks
Matt Ryan
Colors
Andrew Crossley
Letters
Troy Peteri

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My sister's kids. Promised I'd look after them today: she's having a friend for lunch.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Duke Abaddon; Yves Manion; Thierry Chevalier; Skitter; Annette; Guy; Giselle Villard; Lorraine; Claude; Devereaux; Genevieve Villard; Alain LeCavalier; Mindoka; Jinai; Aunmai
Synopsis
Duke Abaddon wants control over Giselle.
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[Cover - Sigil #23] (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Pencils
Scot Eaton
Inks
Andrew Hennessy
Colors
Wil Quintana
Letters
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Genre
science fiction
Characters
Roiya Sintor; Samandahl Rey; Jons Mith
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Our Story so Far... (Table of Contents: 20)

Sigil / recap / 1 page (report information)

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science fiction
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Samandahl Rey; Roiya Sintor; JeMerik Meer; Zanniati Oribatta; Tchlusarud; Khyradon

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Sigil / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Chuck Dixon
Pencils
Scot Eaton
Inks
Andrew Hennessy
Colors
Wil Quintana
Letters
Dave Lanphear

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Impact alert! Impact alert!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Roiya Sintor; JeMerik Meer; Samandahl Rey; Zanniati Oribatta; Umpala
Synopsis
Sam has to stop an asteroid fired at a planet.
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[Cover - Scion #23] (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Pencils
Jim Cheung
Inks
Don Hillsman II
Colors
Justin Ponsor
Letters
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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Ethan; Ashleigh; Mai Shen; Dane; Bron
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Thus Far in Scion (Table of Contents: 23)

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Bron; Exeter; Nadia Thindi; Ylena; Kai; Ethan; Ashleigh; Skink

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Scion / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ron Marz
Pencils
Jim Cheung
Inks
Don Hillsman II
Colors
Justin Ponsor
Letters
Troy Peteri

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sire! Sire!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Dane; Mariella; Exeter; Nadia Thindi; Ashleigh; Ethan; Skink; Kai; Ylena; Mai Shen; Bron
Synopsis
Ethan takes over Tournament Isle as a sanctuary for the Lesser Races.
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[Cover - Scion #24] (Table of Contents: 25)

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

Pencils
Jim Cheung
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Don Hillsman II
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Justin Ponsor
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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Ethan
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

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Ron Marz
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Jim Cheung
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Don Hillsman II
Colors
Justin Ponsor
Letters
Troy Peteri

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Coming here?
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Nadia Thindi; Exeter; Skink; Ethan; Bron; Mai Shen: Horan; Dane; Shaylah; Asleigh
Synopsis
The Raven fleet lands on Tournament Isle.
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[Cover - Ruse #7] (Table of Contents: 28)

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

Pencils
Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice]
Inks
Michael Perkins
Colors
Laura DePuy
Letters
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Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Simon Archard; Emma Bishop
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The Penny Arcadia (Table of Contents: 29)

Ruse / recap / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Simon Archard; Emma Bishop; Malcolm Lightbourne

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Ruse / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice]
Inks
Michael Perkins
Colors
Laura DePuy
Letters
Dave Lanphear

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Railroads are both a product of the modern age and a symbol of its harbinger: the clock.
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Emma Bishop; Simon Archard; Pretnard; Nigel; Osgold; Karan; Hugnar
Synopsis
Following a lead on Lightbourne's whereabouts, Simon and Emma come to an apparently deserted town.
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[Cover - Ruse #8] (Table of Contents: 31)

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

Pencils
Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice]
Inks
Michael Perkins
Colors
Laura DePuy
Letters
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Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Emma Bishop
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Ruse / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
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Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice]
Inks
Michael Perkins
Colors
Laura DePuy
Letters
Dave Lanphear

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He awakens.
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Simon Archard; Emma Bishop; Hugnar; Osgold
Synopsis
The secret of the villagers is revealed.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Way of the Rat
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. ["Your favorite series, from the beginning."]
  5. 4. [Cover - Way of the Rat #1]
    Way of the Rat
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Way of the Rat
  7. 6. ["It is the wise man who can discern good fortune from ill."]
    Way of the Rat
  8. 7. [Cover - The First #17]
    The First
  9. 8. In the beginning...
    The First
  10. 9. ["Gracos... Viham... Ravaca... my dearest friends!"]
    The First
  11. 10. [Cover - The First #18]
    The First
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. ["My eyes do witness, but must be betrayed by inconstant vision, for I see-- cannot see!"]
    The First
  14. 13. [Cover - Mystic #21]
    Mystic
  15. 14. Cyress
    Mystic
  16. 15. ["Are you happy now? Are you?!"]
    Mystic
  17. 16. [Cover - Mystic #22]
    Mystic
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
  19. 18. ["My sister's kids. Promised I'd look after them today: she's having a friend for lunch."]
    Mystic
  20. 19. [Cover - Sigil #23]
    Sigil
  21. 20. Our Story so Far...
    Sigil
  22. 21. ["Impact alert! Impact alert!"]
    Sigil
  23. 22. [Cover - Scion #23]
    Scion
  24. 23. Thus Far in Scion
    Scion
  25. 24. ["Sire! Sire!"]
    Scion
  26. 25. [Cover - Scion #24]
    Scion
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
  28. 27. ["Coming here?"]
    Scion
  29. 28. [Cover - Ruse #7]
    Ruse
  30. 29. The Penny Arcadia
    Ruse
  31. 30. ["Railroads are both a product of the modern age and a symbol of its harbinger: the clock."]
    Ruse
  32. 31. [Cover - Ruse #8]
    Ruse
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
  34. 33. ["He awakens."]
    Ruse
  35. 34. ["Next month in... Edge #6"]
  36. 35. ["Because one just isn't enough..."]
  37. 36. ["CrossGen Comics graphic novels"]
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
  39. 38. ["Worlds of adventure all under one cover."]
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