The New Mutants #87 [Second Printing]

Marvel, 1983 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel Comics
Editing:
Bob Harras (Editor); Tom DeFalco (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The New Mutants (Marvel, 1983 series) #87.

Same cover art, but with gold foil enhancements.


Here Comes the Man Called-- Cable!! (Table of Contents)

New Mutants / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rob Liefeld (signed)
Inks:
Todd McFarlane (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cable; Cannonball; Boom Boom; Rictor; Wolfsbane
Reprints:

A Show of Power! (Table of Contents)

New Mutants / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Simonson
Pencils:
Rob Liefeld
Inks:
Bob Wiacek
Colors:
Mike Rockwitz
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Boom Boom; Cannonball; Mirage; Rictor; Rusty; Skids; Sunspot; Warlock; Wolfsbane; Cable (Introduction); Ship; Mystique; Stryfe (Introduction); Mutant Liberation Front; Balder; Karnilla; Warriors Three [Fandral; Hogun; Volstagg]; Eitri; Wolf Prince
Synopsis:
The Mutant Liberation Front attacks more research stations; Mystique threatens Skids; a federal agent shoots Rusty; he and Skids allow the MLF to rescue them; the New Mutants return to New York; after trying to stop the MLF, Cable weighs his options.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 4. Names, powers, and appearances of MLF members Forearm, Reaper, Strobe, Tempo, Thumbellina, Wildside, and Zero are revealed. Rusty and Skids leave the New Mutants. New Mutants appear in New Mutants Annual #5 near the end of this story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Here Comes the Man Called-- Cable!!
    New Mutants
  2. 1. A Show of Power!
    New Mutants
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bill Pinches