Re: The GROO reprint poll
On Wed, 5 Jun 1996, Mark Evanier wrote:
> 1. In the reprint series we did for Marvel (GROO ADVENTURER, GROO
> BAZAAR, etc.), we just went in sequence, reprinting everything. Would
> you rather see us continue to reprint in sequence or would you like to
> see us jump around and print the best stories, possibly ganging them up
> into "theme" collections?
> 2. If we do start reprinting the best stories, which ones do you think
> they are? Name your half-dozen favorite GROO tales from Epic.
To tell you the truth, all the stories are worthy of reprinting.
But, what would be cool would be to see a collection of the puzzles,
mini-stories, and single-back-pagers (Rufferto, lil'Groo, etc.). I think
a re-print of the 'odds-'n'-ends' would be a precious book. Plus some
'dialogue' by Mark &/or Sergio would put the icing on the cake. Just my 2
> (By the way: The Sage's flask is called a porron and it's filled with
> water. The blue thing on Groo's chest is some kind of buckle that
> swordsfolks were known to wear. Sergio told me its official name and I
> think I printed it in one letter page, but I've forgotten what it's
> called. And I have no idea what "mulch" is.)
Hey, I looked up porron in my Spanish-English dictionary and it
described a porron as a 'wine vessel with a long spout'. . . . Maybe Sage
is gettin' into some white "Concha y Torro"? :-} Isn't 'Mulch' the name
of a dog?