ZONE, RAY
 Source (some data)
  RAY ZONE
 Name and vital stats
  ZONE, RAY [1947- ] (publisher; editor; writer; artist)
 Pen names
  RAY "3-D" ZONE
 Influences
  Joe Kubert; L. B. Cole; Fredric Wertham; Arch Oboler
 Member
  Cartoon Art Professional Society
  International Stereoscopic Union
  National Stereoscopic Association
  Stereo Club of Southern California, president
 Print Media (non-comics)
  3-D separator: 1980s-90s Capt. Crunch cereal boxes '92; Skybox Trading Cards: Young Indy '92; Mattel Toys '92; Wayne's World 3-D Card Game '92> 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99
  3-D separator: 1980s-90s Honeycomb cereal premium [3 Jack Kirby sports posters] '83; Colorforms Toys '85; Galoob Toys '91> 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99
  3-D separator: 1980s-90s Joe Boxer 3-D underware '91; Rice Krispies cereal boxes '92; Warner Bros posters '91> 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99
  3-D separator: 1980s-90s Rally Driver and Pocket Driver Toys; Golden Girl, Thundercats; Comics, Posters, T-shirts, Postcards> 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99
  Consultant: Juvenile books: 1985 3-D coloring books by Oaktree Publications> 85
  Production Artist: 3-D separator: Album covers: 1986/90/92 The 3-D Invisibles; Haunted Garage; Wolvertunes> 86 90 92
  Writer: Articles: 1980s-90s Journal of Popular Culture [Boltbeak, the Art of Basil Wolverton] '87; Blab! '90> 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99
  Writer: Articles: 1980s-90s Parabola Magazine [on comics and horror films] '81; Dreamworks Magazine [Sandmen, Nightmares & Dreams in the Comics] '81> 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99
 Performing Arts
  Producer & Director: Public access TV: The Zone Show 1983+ show on popular culture> 83 84 85 86
 Commercial Art & Design
  Designer: Computer game: Leather Goddess of Phobos
  Owner & Art Director: 3-D Zone [manufacture/sale of 3-D items; also 3-D separations for others]
 Additional biography
  Amazing Heroes #158, 1989
  Comics Journal #102, 1985
 Honors
  American Comic Book Award 1985> 85
  Inkpot Award (San Diego Comicon) 1987> 87
  Ozzie, Gold Prize for Best Cover 1989> 89
 Comics in other media
  Support (prod/) 1992 3-D separations in Disney Adventures Digest> 92
 Canadian comics
  SIMPSONS 3-D ANNUAL (prod/) 3-D separations
 3-D COSMIC PUBLICATIONS
  BATTLE FOR A 3-DIMENSIONAL WORLD~ (publ/wr/) 1982> 82
 3-D ZONE
  Support (publ/pen/ink/) 1986-93-> 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95
 BLACKTHORNE PUBLISHING
  Support (ed/) 1985> 85
 KITCHEN SINK PRESS
  BLAB!~ (wr/) 1990 graphic album> 90
 NBM PUBLISHING, INC. (U.K.)
  RAY BRADBURY CHRONICLES~ (adapt/) 1992 graphic album reprint> 92
 RAY ZONE
  Support (publ/) 1982+ mini comix> 82 83 84 85
 Note on comics career
  3-D Effects for: AARDVARK-VANAHEIM; BLACKTHORNE PUBLISHING; COMICO; DC
  3-D Effects for: DISNEY; ECLIPSE; INNOVATION; KITCHEN SINK; PACIFIC
  3-D Effects for: RENEGADE PRESS; SALIMBA 3; SIRIUS
 Fan & trade zines
  Fanfare Magazine (wr/) 1981/83> 81 83
  Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide (wr/) 1981> 81