Sunday, 11 May 2014

Star Pin-Up: Johnny Alpha

NAME
Star Pin-Up: Johnny Alpha

FIRST PUBLISHED
Starlord No 21

DATELINE
30 Sept 78

PAGE COUNT
1

REPRINTS
Strontium Dog: Search/Destroy Agency Files 01.

SYNOPSIS
Johnny Alpha.

FIRSTS & LASTS
First Star Pin-Up to feature Strontium Dog and the last Star Pin-Up to feature in Starlord.

INFORMATION
None.

JOHNNY ALPHA

OTHER CHARACTERS
None.

DEATHS
None.

BEST LINES
None.

WORST LINES
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CATCHPHRASES
None.

CONTINUITY & CROSSOVERS
None.

INFLUENCES & REFERENCES
None.

MISTAKES
None.

RETROSPECT
None.

NOTES
None.

CREDITS
Artist: Ezquerra

REVIEW
It's a shame that this lacks the clarity of the rest of Ezquerra's Strontium Dog work. The font and the low red sun evoke the Western genre, while the white background recalls the flag of Japan and the electronux working overtime look more like a jagged bladed weapon.