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Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) comic books

  • Issue #1001
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1001

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    January 22, 1993. Vertigo - a survey of what to expect from DC's line of dark fantasy titles; interviews with Jae Lee, Brian Bolland and Mark Pacella. Cover features Vertigo's 'Death.' Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1002
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1002

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    January 29, 1993. Comics greats contribute to Topps' Star Wars Galaxy cards; Matt Groening does Simpsons comic book; Topps has more comics card news. Star Wars Galaxy cards cover. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1003
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1003

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    February 3, 1993. Superman's back...times 4; Peter David stars on QVC TV channel; Ultraman begins trend for Harvey. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1004
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1004

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    February 12, 1993. Doc Savage issue: Doc Savage at 60; timeline; the 1935 comic strip; interview with Will Murray; Street & Smith's Doc Savage Magazine checklist; Doc Savage at Bantam Books checklist. Plus: Disney comics license returns to Gladstone. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1005
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1005

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    February 19, 1993. Image and Valiant cross over in Deathmate; comic-book artists appear as themselves on the CBS-TV series 'Bob,' featuring Bon Newhart as comic-book artist Bob McKay; here comes a nationwide comics shop chain; comic conventions need crowd control. Deathmate cover. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1006
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1006

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    Gladstone's Disney line relaunches in May; ANIA links independent black comics companies; Michael Davis is back; Don Rosa and William Van Horn talk ducks. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1007
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1007

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    Marvel's Maximum Carnage begins in Spider-Man Unlimited #1, Tom DeFalco discusses new 'Unlimited' format; Capital City welcomes all retailers to its sales conference; a colorful view of Sandman #50; Dark Horse announces super-hero line 'Comics' Greatest World.' Maximum Carnage cover by Sal Buscema. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1008
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1008

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    March 12, 1993. Scott McCloud's Understanding Comics; Bettie Page has been located; Peter David shows more Barf Bags. Cover by McCloud. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1009
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1009

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    March 19, 1993. Marvel's Epic brings out Heavy Hitters - Joe Kubert's Tor, Lawdog, Midnight Men and Dragon Lines; Elvira is back in comics; Harvey Kurtzman dies; Peter David asks Marvel editors how they handle writers' submissions. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1010
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1010

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    Catch a new comics universe with Malibu's Ultraverse; revenue agents seize and sell comics collection; 100 things Tony Isabella never told you...well, almost; Defiant - the return of Jim Shooter. Hardcase cover by Dave Gibbons. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1011
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1011

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    Harvey Kurtzman memorial tributes; Gare Barks dies; Fantastic Four film; Fear City preview. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1012
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1012

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    April 9, 1993. A guide to Plasm - Jim Shooter's Defiant universe; the who, what, when and why of Defiant; Jim Shooter - story of a Defiant dreamer; Swamp Thing TV finale is offbeat murder mystery; Zillion - Eternity to publish anime series as comic book; re-introducing Alpha Productions; Bettie Page's lawyer warns publishers. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1013
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1013

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    Topps' Star Wars Galaxy; 'Star Wars and me' article by Roy Thomas; Star Wars collectibles offered by Fantasma; beware of the glut; Tundra gives submissions guidelines. Star Wars Galaxy cover (featuring Darth Vader) by Ken Steacy. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1014
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1014

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    April 23, 1993. Sergio Aragones and Mark Evanier present The Mighty Magnor; Kitchen Sink Press buys Tundra. Cover by Aragones. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1015
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1015

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    The Executioner - the original (Mack Bolan) comes to comics; DC Comics is #1 - Superman powers company to top; Cadillacs & Dinosaurs on TV this fall. Mack Bolan the Executioner cover. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1016
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1016

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    May 7, 1993. Defiant - but wait, there's more; Peter David gets Barf Bags; was TV's Superman (George Reeves) murdered? Defiant cover. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1017
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1017

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    Team ElfQuest; Stan Lee - Marvel movies will get better; animated TV schedules are on for Autumn; President regrets throwing out comics. ElfQuest jam cover by Wendy Pini, Barry Blair, Paul Abrams & more. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1018
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1018

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    May 21, 1993. Marvel Midnight Massacre - editor Bobbie Chase talks; the sound of Batman - who supplies voices for the animated series; the poorest selling comics - what are they...and why?; rock with Marvel Music Comics. 'Midnight Massacre' cover by Adam Kubert. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1019
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1019

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    May 28, 1993. Deathmate, Doctor Mirage and more - coming from Valiant this summer; Sotheby's holds June auction; Wild Weasel takes his daughter to work; comics pros fill the letters column. Cover features Deathmate art by Jim Lee & Bob Layton, and Doctor Mirage art by Bernard Chang & Ken Branch. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1020
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1020

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    June 4, 1993. Dark Horse Comics - they're on the move; animated Batman movie is on for Christmas; rare Jack Kirby art is offered by Sotheby's; Spider-Man joins Fox as an animated series; article by John Byrne. Cover features Dark Horse characters (Sin City, Predator, Aliens, the Mask, RoboCop, Next Men and Comics' Greatest World). Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1021
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1021

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    June 11, 1993. Trinity stakes out DC territories; barf bags of the comics stars; Jim Shooter responds to his critics; a day in the life of Superman's receptionist. Trinity cover. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1022
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1022

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    June 18, 1993. Image and Valiant's Deathmate crossover; 'Bob' is canceled, then gets reprieve; Dallas Fantasy Fair - what, when, where; Peter David responds to Jim Shooter; article by John Ostrander. Deathmate cover. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1023
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1023

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    June 25, 1993. Jill Thompson - interview on Death and beyond; Peter David goes to Europe; Eisner award nominees are announced; Little Lulu creator dies; article by Frank Miller. Jill Thompson cover. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1024
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1024

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    July 2, 1993. Clive Barker - at the threshold of Razorline; essay by Clive Barker. Razorline cover art by Tristan Schane. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1025
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1025

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    July 9, 1993. Fantastic Four - from comic book to movie; top finalists in the 1993 CBG Fan Awards. Fantastic Four movie photo cover. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1026
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1026

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    July 16, 1993. The Executioner and his secrets - an interview with Don and Linda Pendleton; interview with Brandon Peterson; Superman will battle Jessica Fletcher on TV; Image cuts back. Cover features photos of Don and Linda Pendelton, and Brandon Peterson. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1027
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1027

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    July 23, 1993. Timothy Truman talks Jonah Hex and more; article by Walt Simonson; Dr. Seuss drawings on display in San Diego this summer. Jonah Hex cover by Timothy Truman. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1028
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1028

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    July 30, 1993. Steve Gerber discusses his Ultraverse title, Exiles; Prototype - Len Strazewski and Tom Mason try for realistic look at corporate super-hero; WW II vets praise 'Peanuts' strip; Supreme - super-hero felled by deadlines. Exiles cover by Paul Pelletier. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1029
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1029

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    August 6, 1993. Daredevil Reborn; winners of CBG Fan Awards; Dracula vs. Zorro - 2-issue series pits famed swashbuckler against famed vampire; John Romita, Jr. discusses Daredevil: Man Without Fear. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1030
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1030

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    August 13, 1993. Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Malibu launches comic-book series in August; MAXX lives; the 'What If's that weren't; Rob Liefeld takes sabbatical from Extreme Studios; Don Martin leaves Cracked, plans humor comic book; Mike Grell vows to continue Shaman's Tears; adventures of Don Rosa in Scandinavia and elsewhere. Star Trek: Deep Space Nine cover by Jerome Moore. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1031
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1031

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    August 20, 1993. Knightfall - the story behind Batman's story; Tom DeFalco plans big changes for the Fantastic Four; Rob Liefeld says that he created Cable. Batman cover. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1032
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1032

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    Original cover price: $2.50. August 27, 1993. Comics Publishers Issue; article by Hart D. Fisher; Milestone crossover; Pre-Code comics. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1033
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1033

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    September 3, 1993. Aerosmith rocks with Valiant's Shadowman; John Byrne analyzes creation; Peter David gives Rob Liefeld credit. Aerosmith meets Shadowman cover by Bob Hall and Tom Ryder. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1034
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1034

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    September 10, 1993. Peter David teams with George Perez on Sachs & Violens; Epic's Heavy Hitters begin second round; bonus - 'a useless Peter David story.' Sachs & Violens cover by George Perez. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1035
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1035

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    September 17, 1993. Genesis - Malibu crosses over; Rob Liefeld answers Peter David; Eisner Awards winners; R.A. Jones talks Protectors, Genesis crossover, and natural light. Genesis cover by George Perez. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1036
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1036

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    September 24, 1993. TekWorld's William Shatner and Ron Goulart; TekWar - the movie; Comicfest and Image offer show cups; Todd McFarlane challenges Peter David. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1037
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1037

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    October 1, 1993. Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman - Superman returns to TV; Todd McFarlane talks; Peter David responds to Todd McFarlane's challenge. Cover features Dean Cain as Superman and Teri Hatcher as Lois Lane. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1038
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1038

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    October 8, 1993. Simultaneous Spider-Man - Mutant Agenda story unites newspaper strips with comic books; Image - here's our plan; Jim Shooter - a Defiant discussion; Michael Davis - how to meet girls; interview with Ken Meyer, Jr. Cover features Spider-Man, Beast and Hobgoblin from Mutant Agenda. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1039
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1039

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    October 15, 1993. Sir Charles Barkley and the Referee Murders - an interview with Bruce Hamilton; Michael Davis - 'How to Meet Guys'; shrinking comic strips; concluding Peter David's Avengers tale. Cover features a photo of Charles Barkley. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1040
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1040

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    October 22, 1993. Bernie Wrightson on Captain Sternn's return in 'Running out of Time'; a colorful look at what's new from Malibu; Steve Gerber talks Sludge; Steve Englehart on Night Man. Captain Sternn cover by Bernie Wrightson. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1041
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1041

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    October 29, 1993. Holiday Gift Guide; Neil Gaiman - a checklist; Gasoline Alley - 75 happy years; 'Children's Crusade' - Vertigo's crossover; Garfield offers Halloween safety tips to children; Batman, Spider-Man may duke it out at box office. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1042
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1042

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    November 5, 1993. Rob Liefeld characters go to animation; George Perez art of Hulk and Sachs smashing Spawn into wall; now it's Green Lantern's turn. Youngblood animation cover. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1043
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1043

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    November 12, 1993. Introducing Rock-It Comix; Peter David - the debate; Valiant plans 2nd Annual Valiant Month; Marvel profits up 64%. Rock-It Comix cover featuring Metallica, Ozzy Osbourne, World Domination and Lita Ford. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1044
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1044

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  • Issue #1045
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1045

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    November 26, 1993. An interview with Michael Davis about Law. Law cover by Davis. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1046
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1046

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  • Issue #1047
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1047

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    December 10, 1993. Batman's Paul Dini - the movie, the series, the Joker's love life; Defiant plays cards - 'in for the long haul'; Mike Carlin and Karen Berger are promoted; in memoriam - some who will be missed; the world's grumpiest comic strip. Cover features Harley Quinn. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1048
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1048

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    December 17, 1993. Bongo Comics - The Simpsons, Itchy & Scratchy, Radioactive Man and Bartman star; Peter David tells you what you CAN write; Michael Davis wishes you a Merry Christmas. Simpsons cover by Matt Groening. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1049
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1049

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    December 24, 1993. 'The Great Three-Flavored Blizzard' Christmas strip by Walt Kelly; list of the most influential comic book creators; Bill Bixby, 59, dies - was TV Hulk's alter ego; Harvey to revive animation unit; Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman beats out seaQuest DSV in ratings. Christmas-themed Green Goblin cover by John Romita, Sr. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1050
    Comics Buyer's Guide (1971) 1050

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    December 31, 1993. Jim Starlin returns to creator-owned comics with 'Breed. Plus: Dark Horse's Rack & Pain Preview. 'Breed cover by Jim Starlin. Cover price $2.50.