Jurassic Fandom: An Ethnographic Study
Internet fandom itself is a widely held presence on numerous Internet communities and message boards from Star Wars, Star Trek, and Stargate to various other science-fiction related series. The fact is, so little know about the Jurassic Park online fandom. … Continue reading →
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Jurassic Park: Raptor Comics
With the success of the first film and the sale of the comics Topps created a follow-up series called "Raptor." This series begins where the films left off.
Jurassic Park Raptor #1
Three Days after the events of the catastrophic shut down of Isla Nublar the United States Army has claimed the island for its own, aiming to clean it up. Alan and Ellie have been hired by the United States Army to work as advisors while Malcolm recovers in the hospital. Hammond has taken Lex and Tim back to his estate.
Characters Featured: Alan Grant, Ellie Sattler, Major General West, Dr. Jeremiah Fischer, George Lawala
Jurassic Park Raptor #2
George Lawala feels he can get away with kidnapping scientists and transporting Raptors to the mainland; however, this is only a few of his mistakes as his downfall is imminent. The Velociraptors are found to possess the ability to communicate with each other on a level never understood before and manage to free themselves from their prisons by watching Alan and Ellie try to escape. Soon, Lawala recruits Alan and Ellie to try to help recapture the Velociraptors. The pilot on the plane, Brennan, and George Lawala subsequently are killed and it's up to Alan and Ellie to attempt to land the plane.
Characters Featured: Alan Grant, Ellie Sattler, Major General Bradford West, Dr. Fischer, George Lawala, Brennan, Ian Malcolm
Jurassic Park: Raptor was later republished in the ten issue set known as "Jurassic Park: Adventures". This set was comprised of Raptor, Raptors Attack, and Raptors Hijack