Gene Colan Tribute Book #1 [Iron Man Cover]

Marvel, 2008 Series
 
Price:
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Marvel [white on red]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Mark D. Beazley (Collection Editor); Jeff Youngquist (Collection Editor); Jennifer Gr├╝nwald (Editor Special Projects); Stan Lee (Original Editor); Roy Thomas (Original Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
one-shot

A Tribute (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gene Colan (signed)
Colors:
Morry Hollowell [as MO!]

Genre:
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters:
Ghost Rider; Dracula; Son of Satan [Daimon Hellstrom]; Morbius the Living Vampire; Man-Thing; Werewolf by Night; Doctor Strange; Clea

A Tribute to Gene Colan (Table of Contents)

Dracula / credits / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters:
Dracula
Reprints:
  • from ? [panel detail]

Indexer Notes

Table of contents, masthead, with a faded panel of Dracula in the background.

["When most people think of the work..."] (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Tom Brevoort
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man; Melter
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Brief text article, illustrated with the Tales of Suspense cover.

The Monstrous Menace of the Mysterious Melter! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Melter [Bruno Horgan]; Happy Hogan; Pepper Potts
Synopsis:
The Melter escapes from jail and kidnaps Tony Stark.
Reprints:

The Golden Ghost! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Melter [Bruno Horgan]
Synopsis:
Melter forces Tony Stark to improve his weapon. After he leaves Stark for dead, Tony Stark dons one of his old armors and defeats Melter.
Reprints:

["The word that most comes to mind..."] (Table of Contents)

Doctor Strange / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ralph Macchio
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Tom Palmer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doctor Strange; Baron Mordo; Satannish
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Brief introduction to the story, illustrated with the cover.

The Power and the Pendulum (Table of Contents)

Doctor Strange / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Tom Palmer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doctor Strange; Clea; Ancient One; Victoria Bentley; Wong; Lord Nekron; Satannish
Synopsis:
Strange battles Lord Nekron, who has made a bargain with Supreme Satannish for eternal fame and immortal life, provided he finds a mystic to take his place within one year. Strange makes time go faster and Satannish claims Nekron.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Strange and Clea's first kiss.

["I'm sorry to report that I cannot say what it..."] (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil; William Lincoln; gangsters
Reprints:

Brother, Take My Hand! (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil; Willie Lincoln (Introduction); Foggy Nelson; Karen Page; Biggie Benson (Introduction); Biggie's gangsters
Reprints:

["This Doctor Doom story was my first exposure to..."] (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Brubaker
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil; Doctor Doom

Indexer Notes

Brief introduction, illustrated with a detail from the cover from Daredevil (Marvel, 1964 series) #37.

... Though Some Call It Magic! (Table of Contents)

Doctor Doom / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Tom Palmer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jean Izzo
Job Number:
682Z

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Doom; Satan (Villain); Kagrok The Killer (Introduction, Villain); Boris; Kristin; Cynthia Von Doom (cameo)
Synopsis:
Doctor Doom fights a creature of Satan's choice for the soul of his mother.
Reprints:

["I had the distinct good fortune of..."] (Table of Contents)

Tomb of Dracula / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Tom Palmer
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Tom Palmer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dracula
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Brief introduction, illustrated with a cover, which is NOT by Gene Colan.

Night of the Blood Stalker! (Table of Contents)

Tomb of Dracula / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Tom Palmer
Colors:
Tom Palmer
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Hannibal King; Adrianne Brown; Fred Brown; Dracula; O'Brien
Synopsis:
Hannibal King proves to a young widow that her husband was not involved in aiding Dracula but in opposing him.
Reprints:

[Gene Colan surrounded by his characters] (Table of Contents)

Gene Colan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gene Colan (signed)
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Daredevil; Doctor Strange; Iron Man; Sub-Mariner [Namor]

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

["In conjunction with the Hero Initiative..."] (Table of Contents)

Doctor Strange / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (Promo Text)
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Tom Palmer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doctor Strange

Indexer Notes

Back cover illustrated with a detail from the first page of the story from Doctor Strange (Marvel, 1968 series) #174 (November 1968).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Tribute
  2. 1. A Tribute to Gene Colan
    Dracula
  3. 2. ["When most people think of the work..."]
    Iron Man
  4. 3. The Monstrous Menace of the Mysterious Melter!
    Iron Man
  5. 4. The Golden Ghost!
    Iron Man
  6. 5. ["The word that most comes to mind..."]
    Doctor Strange
  7. 6. The Power and the Pendulum
    Doctor Strange
  8. 7. ["I'm sorry to report that I cannot say what it..."]
    Daredevil
  9. 8. Brother, Take My Hand!
    Daredevil
  10. 9. ["This Doctor Doom story was my first exposure to..."]
  11. 10. ... Though Some Call It Magic!
    Doctor Doom
  12. 11. ["I had the distinct good fortune of..."]
    Tomb of Dracula
  13. 12. Night of the Blood Stalker!
    Tomb of Dracula
  14. 13. [Gene Colan surrounded by his characters]
    Gene Colan
  15. 14. ["In conjunction with the Hero Initiative..."]
    Doctor Strange
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