Larry Marder’s
Tales of the Beanworld

Beanworld Zero

[ashcan cover]

Beanworld Zero is a preview of the first 24 pages of what was to become Tales of the Beanworld issue 20.

Publication date: 1993


The story reveals the origin of Beans in the Beanworld. Special attention is given to one bean which discovers the Fix-It Shop. The bean's curiosity leads it to don a strange piece of headgear. This bean will eventually become Professor Garbanzo.

While the beans are growing, another story is going on above. Mr. Teach'm is showing an as-yet-unnamed Mr. Spook the ropes of the hero business. The young hero takes to his studies quickly; he's a natural.

The story is continued in Tales of the Beanworld issue 20.


Beanworld Zero | Hungry? | While We Were Eating!
The Worst of Heyoka | Professor Garbanzo's Joy Ride

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