Contact Us Need help? Contact us
Explore Departments
Departments

Rocketeer the Complete Adventures

Dave Stevens


  • Paperback
    $38.98
ISBN: 9781631402272
ANNOTATION:
Cliff Secord, a down-on-his luck pilot, is always looking for ways to make a fast buck. Discovering a stolen rocket pack could be the one thing that will turn his fortunes around... but will it?
Rocketeer the Complete Adventures
$38.98
Or pay later with
Leaves warehouse in 3 to 5 days
From United Kingdom
Delivery
Check your delivery time: Your delivery location:
{{ SelectedArea.Suburb }}{{ SelectedArea.Country == 'AU' ? (', ' + SelectedArea.State) : '' }} ({{ SelectedArea.Postcode }}) change
  • {{ Area.Suburb }}{{ Area.Country == 'AU' ? (', ' + Area.State) : '' }} {{ Area.Postcode }}
  • Your area not listed?
    Try search by suburb and postcode.
{{ DeliveryOption.expectation }} - {{ DeliveryOption.door_time }}
{{ DeliveryOption.price | currencyCentsFree }}
from {{ DeliveryOption.price | currencyCentsFree }}
Option unavailable
If ordered {{ DeliveryOption.cutoff }}
{{ DeliveryOption.name }}
{{ DeliveryOption.special_message }}
 
 
!
An error occurred getting delivery options
Sorry about that, please try again later.
OTHER FORMATS:
  • Paperback
    $38.98
ISBN: 9781631402272
ANNOTATION:
Cliff Secord, a down-on-his luck pilot, is always looking for ways to make a fast buck. Discovering a stolen rocket pack could be the one thing that will turn his fortunes around... but will it?

Annotation

Cliff Secord, a down-on-his luck pilot, is always looking for ways to make a fast buck. Discovering a stolen rocket pack could be the one thing that will turn his fortunes around... but will it?

Publisher Description

Cliff Secord, a down-on-his luck pilot, is always looking for ways to make a fast buck. Discovering a stolen rocket pack could be the one thing that will turn his fortunes around... but will it? What follows are government agents, German spies, deception, danger, and adventure. This is the world of... The Rocketeer!

Dave Stevens' high-soaring pulp-inspired character was an instant classic when first released. Now, for the first time, all The Rocketeerstories by Stevens are collected in one edition-and all meticulously remastered and re-colored-bringing the complete death-defying adventures of Cliff Secord and company to a brand new audience!

Author Biography

Dave Stevens was born in Lynwood, California on July 29, 1955. His career in comics began in 1975, assisting veteran artist Russ Manning on the syndicatedTarzannewspaper strip. Stevens went on to toil as a storyboard artist for Hanna-Barbara, DePatie-Freleng and Filmation animation studios, working on such programs asSuper FriendsandThe Godzilla Power Hour. Later, Stevens was asked by Steven Spielberg to create presentation boards forRaiders of the Lost Ark. During the same period, Stevens storyboarded the groundbreaking music videoThrillerfor Michael Jackson and did production design for Jackson'sVictory Tour.

In 1982, Stevens debuted the feature for which he is best known,The Rocketeer. Initially appearing as a back-up feature in the second issue of an independent comic, the pulp-inspired story of Cliff Secord, a daring stunt pilot who finds an experimental rocket pack, became an instant sensation. The Rocketeer went on to star in his own comic book series, and in 1991 would become a well-received major motion picture from Walt Disney Studios.

Stevens' lush figure work, particularly when rendering the female form, coupled with his elegant brush line, brought him much acclaim farbeyond the confines of comic books. In particular, his breathyportrayals of Cliff's girlfriend Betty, inspired by famed pin-up queen Bettie Page, helped revitalize interest in the '50s icon, a fact openly acknowledged by Page, who became close friends with Stevens in her final years.

On March 11, 2008, Dave Stevens lost a long battle against leukemia.

Product Details

Author
Dave Stevens
Pages
148
Publisher
Idea & Design Works
Year
2015
ISBN-10
1631402277
ISBN-13
9781631402272
Format
Paperback
Media
Book
Publication Date
2015-03-31
Short Title
ROCKETEER THE COMP ADV
Language
English
Illustrator
Dave Stevens
Illustrations
Yes
Audience Age
13-16
Country of Publication
United States