(December 2014)

Marvel, 2014 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
34.99 USD; 38.99 CAD
Pages:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Epic; Marvel 75 Years; Marvel
ISBN:
978-0-7851-9002-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9780785190028 53499
Color:
color
Binding:
softcover

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Silver Surfer / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Silver Surfer; Uatu
Reprints:

The Coming of Galactus! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Inhumans [Black Bolt; Karnak; Gorgon; Medusa; Crystal]; Maximus; Seeker; The Silver Surfer; Skrulls; The Watcher; Galactus
Synopsis:
Black Bolt and the Fantastic Four put an end to Maximus's plan to destroy all the humans. Once the Fantastic Four return to New York the Watcher tells them of the coming danger of Galactus.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This is the first issue of the three-part story which introduces Galactus and the Silver Surfer.

If This Be Doomsday! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Galactus; Silver Surfer; Watcher; Alicia Masters; Punisher (introduction, a half-robot alien)
Synopsis:
The Fantastic Four try to slow Galactus while the Watcher takes the Human Torch to find a weapon to defeat Galactus. Alicia Masters convinces Silver Surfer to help humanity.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Punisher character in this issue is not the same as the latter Marvel hero.

The Startling Saga of the Silver Surfer! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Galactus; Silver Surfer; Alicia Masters; Watcher; Coach Sam Thorne; Whitey Mullins; Belle Thorne; Wyatt Wingfoot; Dean Asher; Inhumans [Black Bolt; Medusa; Crystal; Gorgon]
Synopsis:
With the aid of the Silver Surfer, the Fantastic Four force Galactus to leave Earth. Johnny Storm begins to attend Metro College and meets Wyatt Wingfoot.
Reprints:

When Strikes the Silver Surfer! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Susan Storm Richards]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Wyatt Wingfoot; Alicia Masters; Silver Surfer; Lockjaw
Synopsis:
Filled with jealousy, Ben attacks the Silver Surfer.
Reprints:

Enter... Dr. Doom! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby (co-plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl; the Thing]; Sandman; Wizard; Silver Surfer; Dr. Doom; Wyatt Wingfoot; Inhumans [Black Bolt; Triton; Medusa; Crystal; Karnak; Gorgon; Triton; Lockjaw]
Synopsis:
While Sandman attempts to free the Wizard, Dr. Doom steals the Surfer's Power Cosmic.
Reprints:

The Dismal Dregs of Defeat! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby (co-plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Doom; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; the Thing; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Silver Surfer; Wyatt Wingfoot; Lockjaw
Synopsis:
Dr. Doom attacks and defeats the Fantastic Four.
Reprints:

Doomsday (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby (co-plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing]; Dr. Doom; Silver Surfer; Wyatt Wingfoot; Inhumans [Black Bolt; Medusa; Karnak; Crystal; Gorgon; Triton]; Maximus
Synopsis:
Dr. Doom wreaks havoc across the globe with the Power Cosmic. Black Bolt destroys the barrier that was imprisoning the Inhumans.
Reprints:

The Peril and the Power! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby (co-plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl; the Thing]; Dr. Doom; Wyatt Wingfoot; Silver Surfer; the Watcher; Inhumans [Black Bolt; Karnak; Medusa; Gorgon; Crystal]
Synopsis:
The Fantastic Four defeat Dr. Doom.
Reprints:

Where Stalks the Sandman? (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby (co-plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; the Thing; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Silver Surfer; Inhumans [Crystal; Karnak; Black Bolt; Medusa; Gorgon; Triton; Lockjaw]; Wyatt Wingfoot; Sam Thorpe
Synopsis:
The Sandman attacks the FF. During the battle, Reed is pulled into the Negative Zone and feared dead.
Reprints:

Turning Point! (Table of Contents)

The Incredible Hulk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
Marie Severin ?
Letters:
Art Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; General Thunderbolt Ross; Betty Ross; Glenn Talbot; Rick Jones; Teen Brigade; Silver Surfer (cameo); Abomination (cameo flashback)
Synopsis:
Betty bemoans her loss of Bruce; Bruce, in disguise, bemoans his circumstances, then transforms into Hulk who flees his hotel room in typical Hulk fashion - through the wall. Outside, Hulk sees a 'flying saucer' and leaps to bring it down so the aliens can take him far from Earth; What he brings down is not a saucer but the mighty Silver Surfer!
Reprints:

He Who Strikes the Silver Surfer (Table of Contents)

The Incredible Hulk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
Marie Severin ?
Letters:
Art Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]
Synopsis:
Having 'caught' the Silver Surfer (believing him to be an alien starship), Hulk starts a fight with perhaps the only being on Earth stronger than Hulk is. The Surfer, irritated, knocks him out, then probes Hulk to discover the reason for his belligerence and discovers the damage done by the gamma radiation. Just as the Surfer prepares to reverse the damage and return Dr. Banner's life, Hulk wakes up and, seeing the action as an attack, lashes out. Disgusted, the Surfer leaves while Hulk vows to find the Surfer again and force him to take Hulk to the stars.
Reprints:

The Peerless Power of the Silver Surfer (Table of Contents)

Silver Surfer / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Quasimodo (villain)
Synopsis:
The Surfer rescues, unleashes and has to battle a technologically enhanced hunchback...that was originally a computer programmed to kill.
Reprints:

Where Soars the Silver Surfer! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby (co-plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Alicia Masters; Fantastic Four [The Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Mr. Fantastic; The Invisible Girl; the Thing]; The Silver Surfer; The Watcher; Crystal
Synopsis:
The Fantastic Four battles the Silver Surfer.
Reprints:

When Calls Galactus (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby (co-plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl; the Thing]; Alicia Masters; Silver Surfer; the Punisher [Galactus's servant]; Crystal; Galactus
Synopsis:
Galactus dispatches his Punisher to retrieve the Surfer who is protected by the Fantastic Four.
Reprints:

Worlds Within Worlds! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby (co-plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing; Invisible Girl]; Galactus; Silver Surfer; Crystal
Synopsis:
Reed, Ben, and Johnny battle their dopplegangers, created by Galactus, who is determined to learn the location of the Silver Surfer.
Reprints:

Stranded in Sub-Atomica! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby (co-plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl; the Thing]; Crystal; Silver Surfer; Psycho-Man; Psycho-Man's servant; Galactus
Synopsis:
Reed, Ben, and Johnny journey to Subatomica to bring the Silver Surfer back to earth.
Reprints:

Shall Earth Endure? (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby (co-plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing; Invisible Girl]; Psycho-Man; Crystal; Silver Surfer; Galactus
Synopsis:
Reed, Ben, and Johnny battle Psycho-Man in the Microverse.
Reprints:
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Silver Surfer
  2. 1. The Coming of Galactus!
    Fantastic Four
  3. 2. If This Be Doomsday!
    Fantastic Four
  4. 3. The Startling Saga of the Silver Surfer!
    Fantastic Four
  5. 4. When Strikes the Silver Surfer!
    Fantastic Four
  6. 5. Enter... Dr. Doom!
    Fantastic Four
  7. 6. The Dismal Dregs of Defeat!
    Fantastic Four
  8. 7. Doomsday
    Fantastic Four
  9. 8. The Peril and the Power!
    Fantastic Four
  10. 9. Where Stalks the Sandman?
    Fantastic Four
  11. 10. Turning Point!
    The Incredible Hulk
  12. 11. He Who Strikes the Silver Surfer
    The Incredible Hulk
  13. 12. The Peerless Power of the Silver Surfer
    Silver Surfer
  14. 13. Where Soars the Silver Surfer!
    Fantastic Four
  15. 14. When Calls Galactus
    Fantastic Four
  16. 15. Worlds Within Worlds!
    Fantastic Four
  17. 16. Stranded in Sub-Atomica!
    Fantastic Four
  18. 17. Shall Earth Endure?
    Fantastic Four
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