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Wizard Regular Edition

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Image Comics
Kabuki #½
Credit: Cover artist, writer, interior artist, letterer & designer
Publishers: Wizard Entertainment, Image Comics & Dynamic Forces
Release Dates:
Wizard (mail-in) - 1999
Image Comics (regular) - October 3, 2001
Image Comics (signed) - October 23, 2002
Wizard/Dynamic Forces (variant signed) - May 3, 2000
Wizard (mail-in) - free plus shipping [US: $3.00, Canada: $4.00, all other countries: $6.00]
Image Comics (regular) - $2.95
Image Comics (signed) - $5.95
Wizard/Dynamic Forces (variant signed) - $19.95
Pre-Order Sales: Wizard (regular) - #154; 10,220
Previews Product Codes:
Image Comics (regular) - JUN011330
Image Comics (signed) - AUG021201
Wizard/Dynamic Forces (variant signed) - DEC991173
Related Image:
· Wizard Certificate of Authenticity
Previews Advertisements:
December 1999
Kabuki #½ variant signed - Wizard/Dynamic Forces
Signed by David Mack! David Mack returns to the land of the Orient in style with Kabuki #½. To commemorate his return, this book features a special variant cover signed by artist David Mack himself.

June 2001
Regular Edition - Image Comics
(W/A) David Mack
Previoulsy only available from a Wizard Magazine mail-in offer. This rare Kabuki story with all new painted art from David Mack and includes both Wizard covers. And for the first time ever in the English language, the entire Kabuki spotlight published in the French EKLIPSE Magazine. David Mack is a two time Eisner nominee for BEST PAINTER. If you enjoy his work on the new Daredevil storyline, this issue is a great introduction to Kabuki. The story reads like a poem, the art is like a dream, and readers are searching for this rare Kabuki #½ story!
Full Color, 32 pages

August 2002
(W/A) David Mack
Limited editions signed by David Mack! Due to an unprecedented number of requests, Image is finally offering Kabuki #1 issues signed by Kabuki creator, writer, & artist David Mack. These are the first printing #1 issues of the innovative Kabuki series that you may have missed when they first debuted. Now they are available SIGNED in a limited quantity. Including the exclusive Joe Quesada Scarab #1 cover. This limited edition is signed by David Mack and has never before been offered for sale as an unsigned book.

· There was no limit to the number of copies of the Wizard mail-in edition that could be ordered
· Acccording to the offer for the mail-in edition, which expired on November 19, 1999, shipping and handling charges were calculated on a per copy basis
· The redemption coupon for the mail-in comic was included with Wizard #98
· Below are the contents in the Image Comics edition

· Below are the contents of the Wizard mail-in edition
    Page - Source/Description
    1-16 - Kabuki #½
    17 - Wizard #100 advertisement
    18 - advertisement for Kabuki: Scarab #4, which includes Mack/Palmiotti/Quesada cover for Scarab #1
    19 - Kabuki-related sketches
    20 - sketch for the cover of Kabuki Classics #7, which was also used as the basis for page 7 in Kabuki #½
    21 - sketch for page 2 of Kabuki #½
    22 - David Mack's back issue order form
    23 - sketch for the cover of Kabuki Classics #10
    24 - advertisment for ToyFare #30
    Inside of the back cover - Wizard World Chicago 2000 advertisement
    Back cover - advertisement for the following Kabuki trade paperbacks: Volume #1, #2, #3, #4

Preview Pages:

Page #2

Page #3

Page #4

Related Links:
Interviews Ekllipse Magazine #3
Portfolio Daredevil
Portfolio Kabuki Classics #7, #10
Portfolio Kabuki Masks Siamese
Portfolio Kabuki Vol. 1 Trade Paperback
Portfolio Kabuki Vol. 2 Trade Paperback
Portfolio Kabuki Vol. 3 Trade Paperback
Portfolio Kabuki Vol. 4 Trade Paperback
Portfolio Kabuki Vol. 5 Trade Paperback
Portfolio Kabuki Vol. 6 #1, #4
Portfolio Wizard #98

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