(January 1998)

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Volume
2
Price
2.50 USD; 3.65 CAD
Pages
28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Homage Comics
Brand
Homage Comics; Image
Editing
Jonathan Peterson (Editor-in-Chief, Homage Comics); Ann Huntington Busiek (Managing Editor, Juke Box Productions)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Astro City / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Ross (painted)
Inks
Alex Ross (painted)
Colors
Alex Ross (painted)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hanged Man; Gentleman; Starwoman; Silver Agent; Old Soldier; All-American; Slugger; Samaritan; Winged Victory; M.P.H.; Jack-in-the-Box [Zachary Johnson]; Bouncing Beatnik; Lamplighter; Rex; Augustus Furst; Nick Furst; Natalie Furst; N-Forcer; Mermaid; Michael Tenicek

The Nearness of You (Table of Contents: 1)

Astro City / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek; Len Kaminski (special thanks, story suggestion)
Pencils
Brent E. Anderson
Inks
Will Blyberg
Colors
Alex Sinclair; Wildstorm FX
Letters
John Roshell; Comicraft

Genre
superhero
Characters
Michael Tenicek; Miranda Tenicek; Jack-in-the-Box; Hanged Man; Time-Keeper; Tempus Fugitives; All-American; Slugger; Eterneon; Silver Agent; M.P.H.; Samaritan; Winged Victory; First Family [Nick Furst; Natalie Furst; Augustus Furst; Julius Furst]; Lamplighter; Starwoman; Old Soldier; N-Forcer; Beautie; Bouncing Beatnik
Synopsis
Michael Tenicek cannot stop thinking of the woman who appears in his dreams, Miranda. The Hanged Man explains to Michael that he dreams of his wife from a reality that no longer exists and gives him the option of forgetting or remembering her.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A news show mentions the Conquerlord. The Time-Keeper mentions the Astro-Naut.

Clash of Titans: A New York Romance (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek
Pencils
Brent Anderson
Letters
Typeset

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

A non-Astro City superhero story.

[back cover] (Table of Contents: 3)

Astro City / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brent Anderson
Inks
Will Blyberg
Colors
Alex Sinclair

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Hanged Man; Samaritan; The Gentleman; Winged Victory; Cleopatra; The Old Soldier; The Silver Agent; The Lamplighter; The Black Rapier; N-Forcer; Jack-in-the-Box; Beautie; Confessor
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Astro City
  2. 1. The Nearness of You
    Astro City
  3. 2. Clash of Titans: A New York Romance
  4. 3. [back cover]
    Astro City
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