Volume 3 last edited by cbishop on 06/16/20 07:05PM View full history

You asked for it -BIG BANG UNIVERSE is back with a momentous third issue , and WHAT an issue – an 80 page Giant featuring ULTIMAN, America’s Greatest Hero, in his most fantastic adventures ever, with an all-star line-up of guest heroes and super villains! First up is the three-part novel, “Ultiman of the Atom” in which UULTIMAN is transported to the nucleus of an Ultranium atom, the radioactive element that gives him his powers. There he discovers a futuristic civilization of people with super powers like his own and falls in love! Written by Gary Carlson, with art by Joe and Rob Sharp and Tim Stiles. Next, the Ultimate Human Being finds himself in a slugfest with VESUVIUS, the Human Volcano who is trying to break INTO a maximum security prison while The SHUTTERBUG takes photos in “Breakout At Atlantic Island”, with a script by Gary Carlson, pencils by Donnie Page and inks by Page, Mike Matthew and Tim Stiles! Then ULTIMAN finds himself refereeing a fight between an irate VENUS, Goddess of Love and War, and the super paparazzi known as SHUTTERBUG, who made the mistake of snapping a picture of the Goddess when she was topless in “Love And War”, by writer Gary Carlson and artists Donnie Page, Bob Rivard and Mike Matthew.! Finally, ULTIMAN confronts a caped and cowled predator sneaking through the night that turns out to be the infamous arsonist known as DIABLO, come to wreak havoc and raise hell in Empire City in “Hell To Pay”, scripted by Gary Carlson and drawn by Ron Williams! Plus – – the KNIGHT WATCHMAN comic strip adventure “The Crime Chef!” by Chris Ecker and Roger McKenzie, “Hannibal The Cannibal” by Mike Worley, pin-ups and more!. All this within a stellar, vintage 1960’s style ULTIMAN cover by the great Jeff Weigel. It’s the “classic” approach to superhero comics done by a cadre of creators who love them. Black and white interiors inside full-color covers, saddle- stitched and standard comic book size, for $9.95.

Contents as listed on the inside front cover:

TitleSubtitle/ChapterCretorsPage
UTLIMAN OF THE ATOMChapter 1: Planet of the Super People
  • Story: Gary Carlson
  • Art: Joe & Rob Sharp
1
UTLIMAN OF THE ATOMChapter 2: The Doomed Romance
  • Story: Gary Carlson
  • Art: Tim Stiles
8
UTLIMAN OF THE ATOMChapter 3: Beginning of the End
  • Story: Gary Carlson
  • Art: Tim Stiles
12
HANNIBAL THE CANNIBAL-
  • by Mike Worley
18
SHUTTERBUG & ULTIMANBreakout at Atlantic Island
  • Story: Gary Carlson
  • Pencils: Donnie Page
  • Inks: Tim Stiles, Mike Matthew, Donnie Page
19
FAUST'S 4Pin-Up
  • by Donnie Page
36
SHUTTERBUG & VENUSLove and War
  • Story: Gary Carlson
  • Pencils: Donnie Page
  • Inks: Bob Rivard, Mike Matthew, Donnie Page
37
MEET THE WHEELERS-
  • Donnie Page
  • Mike Matthew
66
SHUTTERBUGPin-Up
  • by Tim Stiles
67
ULTIMANHell to Pay
  • Story: Gary Carlson
  • Art: Ron Williams
69
WORLD'S BEST FRIENDSPin-Up
  • Jeff Weigel
76
KNIGHT WATCHMANThe Crime Chef
  • Story: Roger McKenzie
  • Pencils: Chris Ecker
  • Inks: Ecker & Matt Hansel
77

List of covers and their creators:

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RegRegular CoverJeff Weigel1
VarVariant CoverRon Williams2
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