ALCALA, FRED
 Name and vital stats
  ALCALA, ALFREDO PIDZ [1925-2000] (artist; colorist)
 Biographical
  Birthplace: Philippines; moved to the U.S.A. in '76
 Pen names
  CHRISTIAN VOLT; D'USOK; FRED ALCALA; ODERFLA
 Influences
  Alex Raymond; Howard Pyle; Frank Brangwyn (muralist)
  Lou Fine; Hal Foster
 Member
  Comic Art Professional Society
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Artist Contributor: Book: Book: How to Draw Tips from Top Cartoonists [both editions]
  Artist: Contributor: 1978 C.A.P.S. Portfolio> 78
  Artist: Magazines: 1978 Hustler> 78
  Artist: Magazines: 1984 Fantasy Book> 84
  Artist: Paperbacks: 1977-93- Illustrated Harlan Ellison; Weird Heroes '78; Lost Adventures of Sherlock Holmes '93; et al> 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95
 Animation: Ruby-Spears
  Character Designer: 1986 Rambo> 86
 Commercial Art & Design
  Masters of the Universe toys and merchandise
 Additional biography
  Cartoonist PROfiles #22, 1974
  Comic Book Artist #5, Sum., 1999 & #9 Aug., 2000
  Comics Buyer's Guide #1381 May 5, 2000 [obituary]
  Comics Journal #66 Sep., 1981
  World Encyclopedia of Comics 1976
 Honors
  Inkpot Award (San Diego Comicon) 1977> 77
 Syndication
  CONAN THE BARBARIAN [daily] (pen/ink/) 1980 for Register And Tribune Syndicate> 80
  CONAN THE BARBARIAN [Sunday] (pen/ink/) 1980 for Register And Tribune Syndicate> 80
  RICK O'SHAY [daily] (pen/ink/) 1977 for Chicago Tribune-New York News Syndicate> 77
  RICK O'SHAY [Sunday] (pen/ink/) 1977 for Chicago Tribune-New York News Syndicate> 77
  STAR WARS [daily] (pen/ink/) 1980 for King Features Syndicate> 80
  STAR WARS [Sunday] (pen/ink/) 1980 for King Features Syndicate> 80
 Comics in other media
  Masters of the Universe comics (pen/ink/) 1983 premiums for Mattel toyline> 83
  Various features (pen/ink/) c1979 in PS Magazine> 79
 COMIC ART GALLERY
  BARN OF FEAR~ (pen/ink/) 1978 and cover> 78
 PEPPER PIKE GRAPHIX
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1994 for THE MOON SHOT, THE FLIGHT OF APOLLO> 94
  MOON SHOT, THE FLIGHT OF APOLLO XII~ (pen/) 1994> 94
  MOON SHOT: THE FLIGHT OF APOLLO XII~ (pen/ink/) 1994> 94
 Filipino comics
  HIWAGA KOMIKS~ (pen/ink/) 1950s> 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59
  Various features (pen/ink/) 1948+> 48 49 50 51
  Various titles (pen/ink/) 1950s BITUIN KOMIKS~; ESPECIAL KOMIKS~; FILIPINO KOMIKS~; TAGALONG KLASSICS~> 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59
 Comics Studio (Shop)
  TRIBE, THE (pen/ink/) 1977-78 U.S.-based> 77 78
 AARDVARK-VANAHEIM (Canada)
  CEREBUS THE AARDVARK~ (pen/ink/) 1981> 81
 BLACKTHORNE PUBLISHING
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1986> 86
  GIFT, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1986 graphic album> 86
 COMICS & COMIX CO.
  MAGIC CARPET~ (pen/ink/) 1977> 77
 FRAGMENTS WEST
  PENGUIN AND PENCILGUIN (wr/pen/ink/) 1988> 88
 HEROIC COMICS
  FLARE (pen/ink/) 1993> 93
 KITCHEN SINK PRESS
  50s FUNNIES~ (ink/) 1980> 80
 MELROSE SQUARE ADULT FANTASY
  DADDY COOL~ (pen/ink/) 1984 graphic album reprint> 84
 NEW COMICS GROUP
  DEADTIME STORIES~ (pen/ink/) 1988> 88
 PACIFIC COMICS
  LAST OF THE VIKING HEROES (ink/) 1983> 83
  SILVER STAR (ink/) 1982> 82
  Support (let/) 1982> 82
  TWISTED TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1982> 82
 RIP OFF PRESS
  TALES FROM THE BERKELY CON~ (pen/ink/) 1974> 74
 ANGLO-AMERICAN PUBLISHING COMPANY (Canada)
  SCOOBY-DOO (ink/) 1995> 95
 ARCHIE PUBLICATIONS
  FLINTSTONES, THE (ink/) 1995> 95
 CHARLTON COMICS
  ATTACK~ (ink/) 1966> 66
  EMERGENCY (pen/ink/) 1976-77> 76 77
 DARK HORSE COMICS
  CLASSIC STAR WARS: HAN SOLO AT STAR'S END~ (pen/ink/) 1997 newspaper strip reprint> 97
 DC COMICS
  ALL-STAR SQUADRON (ink/) 1985-86> 85 86
  AMERICA VS. JSA (ink/) 1984-85> 84 85
  ARAK, SON OF THUNDER (pen/ink/) 1981-84> 81 82 83 84
  BATMAN (ink/) 1977/82-87> 77 82 83 84 85 86 87
  BOB KANIGHER'S GALLERY OF WAR (pen/) 1972> 72
  CAPTAIN CARROT AND HIS AMAZING ZOO CREW (pen/) 1982> 82
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1974/82-88> 74 82 83 84 85 86 87 88
  EL DIABLO (pen/ink/) 1973/76> 73 76
  Filler (ink/) 1974/85> 74 85
  FIRESTORM (ink/) 1987> 87
  FORBIDDEN TALES OF DARK MANSION~ (pen/ink/) 1973> 73
  FREEDOM FIGHTERS (ink/) 1978 under name CHRISTIAN VOLT> 78
  GHOSTS~ (pen/ink/) 1972-75/77> 72 73 74 75 77
  HAWKMAN (ink/) 1985> 85
  HELLBLAZER (ink/) 1988> 88
  HELLBLAZER~ (ink/) 1992 graphic album reprint> 92
  HEROES AGAINST HUNGER~ (ink/) 1986 Superman and Batman> 86
  HOUSE OF MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) 1972-77> 72 73 74 75 76 77
  HOUSE OF SECRETS~ (pen/ink/) 1972-74> 72 73 74
  Illustration (ink/) 1985> 85
  INFINITY, INC. (ink/) 1985> 85
  JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA [Starman chapter] (ink/) 1986> 86
  KAMANDI, THE LAST BOY ON EARTH! (ink/) 1976-78> 76 77 78
  KONG THE UNTAMED (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE (ink/) 1982-83> 82 83
  OUR ARMY AT WAR~ (pen/ink/) 1972> 72
  PLOP!~ (pen/ink/) 1973-74> 73 74
  RIMA (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  SECRETS OF SINISTER HOUSE~ (pen/ink/) 1972-74> 72 73 74
  SHADOW, THE (ink/) 1987> 87
  SUPERMAN AND BATMAN (ink/) 1984-86> 84 85 86
  Support (let/) 1972-85 on his own art> 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85
  SWAMP THING (ink/) 1984-90> 84 85 86 87 88 89 90
  UNEXPECTED, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1972-77/79> 72 73 74 75 76 77 79
  V (ink/) 1985> 85
  VALDA THE IRON MAIDEN (ink/) 1982-83> 82 83
  VIGILANTE, THE (ink/) 1978> 78
  WEIRD MYSTERY TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1973-74> 73 74
  WEIRD WAR TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1972-77/79> 72 73 74 75 76 77 79
  WHATEVER HAPPENED TO BLACK PIRATE? (pen/ink/) 1982> 82
  WHO'S WHO IN THE DC UNIVERSE (pen/ink/) 1986 entries> 86
  WITCHING HOUR, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1972-74/78> 72 73 74 78
  WORLD OF SMALLVILLE (ink/) 1988> 88
  YOUNG ALL-STARS (ink/) 1987> 87
 ECLIPSE ENTERPRISES
  Covers (ink/) 1982-84> 82 83 84
  DESTROYER DUCK (ink/) 1982-84> 82 83 84
  Support (col/) 1983> 83
 FIRST PUBLISHING
  AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS (pen/ink/) 1991> 91
  HAWKMOON (ink/) 1986 with covers> 86
  HAWKMOON: THE JEWEL IN THE SKULL~ (ink/) 1988> 88
 GLADSTONE PUBLISHING
  MAGGOTS~ (pen/ink/) 1991-92> 91 92
 HEAVY METAL
  HEAVY METAL MAGAZINE~ (ink/) 1978> 78
 MARVEL COMICS
  ARRGH!~ (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  BIZARRE ADVENTURES~ (ink/) 1980> 80
  CAPTAIN MARVEL (pen/ink/) 1974-75> 74 75
  CHILLERS GIANT~ (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  COMET MAN (ink/) 1990> 90
  CONAN (pen/ink/) 1974-78/80-82/92-93> 74 75 76 77 78 80 81 82 92 93
  CONAN, RED SONJA, KULL AND GONAR (ink/) 1992> 92
  Covers (ink/) 1978> 78
  DAZZLER (ink/) 1981> 81
  DR. STRANGE (pen/ink/) 1976> 76
  DRACULA (pen/ink/) 1974> 74
  Filler (ink/) 1978> 78
  GIANT-SIZE CHILLERS~ (ink/) 1975> 75
  House ads (pen/ink/) late-1970s> 77 78 79
  HOWARD THE DUCK (ink/) 1980> 80
  HULK (ink/) 1977-81> 77 78 79 80 81
  HUMAN TORCH [fix version] (ink/) 1990> 90
  ICEMAN (ink/) 1981> 81
  IRON MAN (ink/) 1978> 78
  KA-ZAR (pen/ink/) 1974-75> 74 75
  KULL (ink/some pen/) 1976-77/80> 76 77 80
  LAND OF OZ (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  LONGSHOT (ink/) 1989> 89
  MAN-THING (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  MARVEL PREVIEW~ (ink/some pen/) 1978/80> 78 80
  NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET (ink/) 1989> 89
  PLANET OF THE APES (pen/ink/) 1975-76> 75 76
  ROBIN HOOD (ink/) 1978> 78
  Support (col/) 1976> 76
  Support (let/) 1974-77/82> 74 75 76 77 82
  TALES OF THE ZOMBIE~ (pen/ink/) 1974-75> 74 75
  TARZAN (ink/) 1978> 78
  THOR (ink/) 1977-78> 77 78
  VAMPIRE TALES~ (ink/some pen/) 1974-75> 74 75
  ZOMBIE (ink/) 1975> 75
 PENDULUM PRESS
  TALE OF TWO CITIES (pen/ink/) 1974> 74
 WARREN PUBLICATIONS
  1984~ (pen/ink/) 1978-79> 78 79
  Backup feature (pen/ink/) 1978-80 in VAMPIRELLA> 78 79 80
  CREEPY~ (pen/ink/) 1977-81> 77 78 79 80 81
  EERIE~ (pen/ink/) 1978-80> 78 79 80
  PANTHA (ink/) 1981> 81
  ROOK, THE (pen/ink/) 1978-79> 78 79
  SHINING SEA, THE (pen/ink/) 1978-79> 78 79
  VOLTAR (pen/ink/) 1980-81> 80 81