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Home Portfolio Kabuki Vol. 2 Color Special

Regular Edition

Dynamic Forces

Comic Calvalcade
Kabuki Color Special
Credit: Cover artist, writer & interior artist
Publishers: Caliber Comics, Dynamic Forces & Comic Calvalcade
Release Dates:
Regular Edition - February 8, 1996
Commemorative Edition - June 3, 1998
Regular Edition - $2.95
Commemorative Edition - $5.95
Commemorative Edition (signed) - $14.95
Commemorative Edition (lettered edition) - $85.00
Previews Product Codes:
Regular Edition - $2.95
Commemorative Edition - APR981270
Commemorative Edition (signed) - APR981271, MAR032116
Commemorative Edition (lettered edition) - APR981272
Worlds of Westfield - July 1998
Kabuki Color Special Commemorative Edition #1
The first full-color Kabuki story, wrapped in a new virgin cover by David Mack and available to stores for the first time! Limited to 2,000 copies. Also available in a Signed Edition (signed by Mack and limited to 1,000 copies), and in a Lettered Edition (featuring an original ink piece of art by Mack on the inside back cover of a signed comic, limited to 26 copies).

Previews - March 2003
Kabuki Color Special Commemorative Edition #1 (offered again)
The first full-color Kabuki story, wrapped in a new virgin cover by David Mack and available to stores for the first time! Signed by Mack and limited to 1,000 copies.
Full Color, 32 pages

· The poem on page 9 was written by Connie Jiang
· Although the the Dynamic Forces Dynamic Forces Certificate of Authenticity states that 1,000 copies were signed by David Mack, the cover indicates that 400 were signed
· Although the price of the Commemorative Edition (signed) in the March 2003 issue of Previews was $8.95 in the catalog, the order form stated the price was $14.95
· Below are the contents of the regular edition of the book:

    Page - Source/Appearance
    Inside front cover - reprints page 27 of Kabuki: Circle of Blood #6
    1-13 - Kabuki Color Special
    14 - Kabuki pin-up by Dan Ting
    15 - Kabuki pin-up by Mike Grell
    16 - Ice pin-up by Bill Tucci (pecils), Rodney Ramos (inks) & David Mack (paint)
    17 - Snapdragon pin-up by Tony Harris
    18 - Kabuki pin-up by Joe Quesada (pencils), David Mack (inks) & Reuben Rude (paints), which was used for one of the covers for Kabuki: Masks of the Noh #1
    19 - Snapdragon and Scarab pin-up by Rick Mays (pencils) & Dan Cabuco (colors); partially hidden for the pin-up credits and information about the Kabuki: Masks of the Noh miniseries
    20 - Simaese pin-up by Buzz (pencils) & David Mack (paints)
    21 - black and white version of Scarab cover for Kabuki: Masks of the Noh #1, which was created by Rick Mays
    22 - black and white version of Snapdragon and Scarab pin-up on page 19 created by Rick Mays
    23 - Kabuki pin-up by Caesar (pencils) & David Mack (paints)
    24 - Tear Drops fan letters page
    Inside back cover - advertisement for the Akron-Caton Comic Con in Akron, Ohio on February 3-4, 1996, which states that David Mack and Rick Mays will attend; the Kabuki poster in the advertisement also appeared on page 17 in Kabuki: Masks of the Noh #3
    Back cover - the artwork appeared on the cover of the limited edition of the Kabuki: Circle of Blood trade paperback (Caliber)

Preview Pages:

Page #2

Page #3

Page #6

Related Links:
Portfolio Kabuki Vol. 1 #6, Trade Paperback (Caliber)
Portfolio Kabuki Vol. 3 #1, #3

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