Young Indiana Jones Comics


Dark Horse Comics

The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles comics had a 12 issue run. All issues had 32 pages. The scripts of the comics were adaptations from episodes of the TV series. Each issue also had an article written by Kurt Busiek which examined the history of the people or themes in the story.

Comic issue 1 front cover

The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles #1
February 1992

  • Egypt, May 1908
  • Script and artwork by Dan Barry
  • Letters by Gail Beckett
  • Inks by Frank Springer
  • Colors by Gregory Wright
  • Edited by Barbara Kesel

Historical article

  • Title: ...So Then What Happened?
  • People/Theme: T.E. Lawrence and Howard Carter

Comic issue 2 front cover

The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles #2
March 1992

  • Mexico, March 1916
  • Script and artwork by Dan Barry
  • Letters by Gail Beckett
  • Colors by Gregory Wright
  • Edited by Barbara Kesel

Historical article

  • Title: Who are Those Guys?
  • People/Theme: Pancho Villa, John J. Pershing and George S. Patton

Comic issue 3 front cover

The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles #3
April 1992

  • British East Africa, September 1909
  • Script by Dan Barry
  • Artwork by Gray Morrow
  • Letters by Gail Beckett
  • Colors by Chris Chalenor & Rachelle Menashe
  • Edited by Barbara Kesel

Historical article

  • Title: The Man With the Big Stick
  • People/Theme: Theodore Roosevelt

Note: by mistake the historical article from issue #2 was re-printed in this issue so the correct article (listed above) was printed in issue #4.


Comic issue 4 front cover

The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles #4
May 1992

  • British East Africa, September 1909
  • Script by Dan Barry
  • Artwork by Gray Morrow
  • Letters by Gail Beckett
  • Colors by Chris Chalenor & Rachelle Menashe
  • Edited by Barbara Kesel

Historical article

  • Title: Birth of a Nation
  • People/Theme: History of Kenya

Comic issue 5 front cover

The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles #5
June 1992

  • Verdun, September 1916
  • Script and artwork by Dan Barry
  • Inks by Gray Morrow
  • Letters by Gail Beckett
  • Colors by Gregory Wright
  • Edited by Barbara Kesel

Historical article

  • Title: The War To End All Wars
  • People/Theme: The causes of World War I

Comic issue 6 front cover

The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles #6
July 1992

  • Verdun, September 1916
  • Script and artwork by Dan Barry
  • Inks by Gray Morrow
  • Letters by Gail Beckett
  • Colors by Rachelle Menashe
  • Edited by Barbara Kesel

Historical article

  • Title: The Battle of Verdun
  • People/Theme: Examination of the Battle of Verdun

Comic issue 7 front cover

The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles #7
August 1992

  • German East Africa, December 1916
  • Script by Dan Barry
  • Pencils by Gordon Purcell
  • Inks by Ian Akin
  • Letters by Gail Beckett
  • Colors by Rachelle Menashe
  • Edited by Barbara Kesel

Historical article

  • Title: The Father of His Country
  • People/Theme: Barthelemy Boganda

Comic issue 8 front cover

The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles #8
September 1992

  • German East Africa, January 1917
  • Script by Dan Barry
  • Pencils by Gordon Purcell
  • Inks by Ian Akin
  • Letters by Gail Beckett
  • Colors by Rachelle Menashe
  • Edited by Barbara Kesel

Historical article

  • Title: Schweitzer
  • People/Theme: Albert Schweitzer

Comic issue 9 front cover

The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles #9
October 1992

  • Vienna, November 1908 and March 1917
  • Script and Artwork by Dan Barry
  • Inks by Andy Mushynsky
  • Colors and Letters by Gail Beckett
  • Edited by Barbara Kesel and Ryder Windham

Historical article

  • Title: Sigmund Freud
  • People/Theme: Sigmund Freud

Comic issue 10 front cover

The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles #10
December 1992

  • Vienna, March 1917
  • Script and Artwork by Dan Barry
  • Colors and Letters by Gail Beckett
  • Edited by Barbara Kesel and Ryder Windham

Historical article

  • Title: Dynasty
  • People/Theme: History of Austria

Comic issue 11 front cover

The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles #11
January 1993

  • Peking, March 1910
  • Script by Dan Barry
  • Pencils by Gordon Purcell
  • Inks by Andy Mushynsky
  • Colors and Letters by Gail Beckett
  • Edited by Barbara Kesel and Ryder Windham

Historical article

  • Title: The Wall
  • People/Theme: History of the Great Wall of China

Comic issue 12 front cover

The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles #12
February 1993

  • Peking, March 1910
  • Script by Dan Barry
  • Pencils by Gordon Purcell
  • Inks by Louis Daniel
  • Colors and Letters by Gail Beckett
  • Edited by Barbara Kesel and Ryder Windham

Historical article

  • Title: Acupuncture
  • People/Theme: About the Chinese medical practice of acupuncture

Hollywood Comics

  1. The Curse of the Jackal
    by Dan Barry, 1992
  2. The Search for the Oryx
    by Dan Barry, 1992
  3. The Peril of the Fort
    by Dan Barry, 1992

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