Some International Groo Appearances!

French: Sergio Aragones Groo Le Barbare #1, Zenda Editions January 1991 359 Belgian Francs 1)French Title: Groo Et L'Ambassadeur English Version: Groo And The Ambassador, Marvel #22 Mark's Job: Decodeur Morale:"Chaque homme est unique, mais certains sont plus unique que d'autres." 2)French Title: Groo Contre Pal et Drumm English Version: Groo Meets Pal 'n' Drumm, Marvel #23 Mark's Job: Prolocuteur Morale: "Le monde n'est qu'un je de hassard ou rien n'est certain, excepte que les tricheurs finissent toujours par perdre." Note: The cover is similar to that from Marvel #22, except Groo is scratching his head confusedly and the army in the background is laughing at Groo. There are little 'marginals' of Groo on all the pages. The intro by Sergio in Marvel #1 appears in this 2-story, hardcover, 'bande-desine'. Mark Evanier told me that Sergio Aragones and team never got a cent from this book. Spain: *The 2 following issues are 7 3/8" X 10 3/8" softcover, 2-issue editions: Groonan El Vagabundo #3, Comics Forum 1987 140 ptas 1)Spanish Title: Un Mundo Sin Mujeres! English Version: World Without Women! , Marvel #4 Mark's Job: Synoptizador Moraleja: "Lo que es bueno para el gallo puedo no serlo para la gallina." 2)Spanish Title: Escalavos [part 1] English Version: Slavers, Marvel #5 [half] Mark's Job: Dialoguista Note: The cover is from Marvel #4. Inside cover contains "Los 50 datos mas importantes sobre Sergio Aragones... O todo lo que usted querria saber el autor de Groo the Wanderer y nadie se habia atrevido a contarle." Groonan El Vagabundo #4, Comics Forum 1987 140 ptas 1)Spanish Title: Escalavos 2a Parte English Version: Slavers, Marvel #5 [2nd half] Mark's Job: Fraseologista Moraleja: "La libertado no es obra de un esfuerzo individual. La tuya solo se da cuando otorgas a los demas la suya." 2)Spanish Title: El Ojo De Kabula English Version: Eye Of The Kabula, Marvel #6 Mark's Job: Parafraseador Moraleja: "El peligrote acecha, sobre todo cuando estas ojo avizor." Note: The cover for this issue is from Marvel #6. The inside cover has an article titled "Groo: Un Heroe Diferente", that summarizes the history of Groo The Wanderer as a comic. *The following 6 issues are 6 1/2" X 10", 2-issue, card-cover, editions: Sergio Aragones Groo The Wanderer #3, Comics Forum 1991 300 ptas 1)Spanish Title: Groo Y El Ambajador English Version: Groo And The Ambassador, Marvel #22 Mark's Job: El Otro Que Crea Moraleja: "Toda la gente es distinta, pero algunos son mas distintos que otros..." 2)Spanish Title: Groo Contre Pal Y Drumm English Version: Groo Meets Pal 'n' Drumm, Marvel #23 Mark's Job: Prolocutor Moraleja: "El mundo es un juego de azar en el que lo unico seguro es que, alguna vez, hasta los tramposos pierden." Note: There is a "Groo Mail Por Ruperto" (Groo Mail for Rufferto) at the end of the first story and an article titled "?Por Que Groo?" at the end of the second story. The cover is from Marvel #23. Sergio Aragones Groo The Wanderer #4, Comics Forum 1991 300 ptas 1)Spanish Title: Las Labores De Arcadio English Version: Arcadio's Quest, Marvel #24 Mark's Job: Denubilacion Moraleja: "El preferir la belleza al seso es el mejor modo de no tener ni una ni otro." 2)Spanish Title: !Divide Y Conquista! English Version: Divide And Conquer, Marvel #25 Mark's Job: Enunciador Moraleja: "El pavonearse de tu fuerza es convertirla en tu debilidad." Note: There is an article titled "?Como se hace un comic de Groo? Un Best-Seller De Humor Y Bararos" at the end of this book. The cover is from Marvel #25 Sergio Aragones Groo The Wanderer #6, Comics Forum 1991 300 ptas 1)Spanish Title: Los Reyes Gourmets English Version: The Gourmet Kings, Marvel #28 Mark's Job: Chef De Cuisine Moraleja: "El camino al corazon de un hombre pasa por el estomago...uno ruta que esta muy lejos del cerebro." 2)Spanish Title: Rufferto English Version: Rufferto, Marvel #29 Mark's Job: Aparejador Moraleja: "Todos somos el heroe de alguien." Note: At the end of the first story there is a Groo Mail por Rufferto section. Also, the town that Groo visits in story one is called "Snack." At the end of the second story there is an article by Agustin Oliver titled "MAD Marginals." The cover of this edition is from Marvel #28. Sergio Aragones Groo The Wanderer #7, Comics Forum 1991 300 ptas 1)Spanish Title: Rufferto II English Version: Rufferto II, Marvel #30 Mark's Job: Deobscurante Moraleja: "La honestidad es su propia recompensa, la deshonestidad lleva en si su castigo." 2)Spanish Title: Trafico de armas English Version: The Arms Deal, Marvel #31 Mark's Job: El que se esta' quendando sin cosas graciosas que ponerse. Moraleja: "Cuando uno trafica con armas, no hay ganadores, solo peredores..." Note: At the end of the first story there is another Groo Mail por Rufferto section. At the end of the second story there is an article (or ad in disguise) titled "Nathan Never Un Heroe de los Noventa Y..." The cover is from Marvel #30. Sergio Aragones Groo The Wanderer #8, Comics Forum 1991 300 ptas 1)Spanish Title: Los Banqueros de Greedy English Version: The Bankers of Avara, Marvel #32 Mark's Job: Escribidor Moraleja: "El dinero facil siempre se marcha facil." 2)Spanish Title: Los Piratas de Salgari English Version: The Pirates of Salgari, Marvel #33 Mark's Job: Histrion Moraleja: "Ten cuidado cuando elija un bando u otro: puedes acabar en el hospital..." Note: At the end of the first story there is another Groo Mail por Rufferto section, and an article titled "Luchard por Groo". At the end of the second story there is an article titled "Bigotera en Ristre 'La etica, la camara y el talonario'" Sergio Aragones Groo The Wanderer #9, Comics Forum 1991 300 ptas 1)Spanish Title: El Amuleto (en donde finalmente nos enteramos del nombre del perro del Sabio) English Version: The Amulet (in which we finally learn the name of the Sage's dog), Marvel #34 Mark's Job: Grandilocuentista Moraleja: "Incluso el ser mas ponderoso esta a merced de los debiles." 2)Spanish Title: Deseos English Version: Wishes, Marvel #35 Mark's Job: Sofista Moraleja: "Un deseo solo vale lo que quien lo desea, y lo que esta ouede lograr." Note: There is another Groo Mail por Rufferto at the end of the first story. Also after the first story, there is a page of original art which appears to be a sketch and autograph dedicated to the staff of Comics Forum. The page is titled "Dedicado a Toda la Redaccion", has an inset photo of Sergio drawing, and a sketch of Groo chasing Sergio while Rufferto is freaking-out. At the end of the second story there is an article titled "Dos Horas Y Media Con Sergio". There is some more art and dedication by Sergio on this page. On the following page there is a large sketch of Groo standing defiantly, with his dog at his side. The cover is from Marvel #34 Other Stuff With Groo On it: The Comic Book Greats Video, Sergio Aragones edition --Groo is in the cartoon on the front and on the back of the box. Marvel Age #109 Christmas Special --Groo is looking for bad guys who are hiding in the tree on the cover. Aragones 3-D book --Groo is a doll hanging off of Sergio's desk on the cover. Famous Comic Book Creators, Promo edition #65 Sergio Aragones --Groo and Rufferto are on the back of the card. Starslayer #4, PC, August 1982: A full, 2-page ad inside, and the full back cover for our favorite superhero Marvel Age #24, Marvel, March 1985 Groo Cover. Picture of Groo in intro editorial. 4 page article (mention of appearance *before* Destroyer Duck) about Groo & gang with exerpts from various early stories. Marvel Age #49, Marvel, April 1987 Groo Christmas cover. 4 page article (paragraph about DH Miniatures) about Groo & gang with exerpts from various early stories. Marvel Age #73, Marvel, April 1989 Groo Christmas cover. 2 page article. Marvel Age #96, Marvel, January 1991 Groo Christmas cover. Hollywood Superstars #1, Epic Comics, November 1990 Groo in introductory drawing by Sergio. Hollywood Superstars #2, Epic Comics, January 1991 Groo and Rufferto in drawing of Mark (at computer, in the rain) in the closing article.