Below are annotations for “Untitled (They’re On Our Side)” 6 pages in Cinema Purgatorio #5
Writer: Christos Gage, Artist: Gabriel Andrade
Note: Some of this is obvious, but you never know who’s reading and what their exposure is. If there’s anything we missed or got wrong, let us know in comments.
General: The downed pilots introduce theselves to Stan Pons, then encounter Russian troops.
Cover – no specific annotations
- The humans, left to right, are Chu, Janna Pleshette, Stan Pons, and Keith Dyson. The monsters left to right are Snuffy (mole), Sebastian (dragon), and Leo (tiger.)
- “C.O.” is commanding officer.
Page 3-4 – no specific annotations
- The troops are Russians.
- “Elmendorf Air Force Base” is an actual base located in Anchorage, Alaska.
- “Marine Safety Unit Valdez” is a U.S. Coast Guard facility in Valdez, AK about a hundred miles east of Anchorage.