(May 1962)

Marvel, 1962 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Zenith Publishing Corp.
Brand:
MC
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Is He Man or Monster or... Is He Both! (Table of Contents)

Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Roussos; Jack Kirby ? (see note)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hulk; Bruce Banner; General Thunderbolt Ross; Betty Ross
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Per Error Report #1892, Nick Caputo believes the cover inks may be by Jack Kirby. The Hulk is colored gray here.

The Hulk (Table of Contents)

Hulk / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
V-709

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hulk [Bruce Banner] (introduction, origin]; Rick Jones (introduction); General Thunderbolt Ross (introduction); Betty Ross (introduction); Igor (introduction, death); the Gargoyle (introduction)
Synopsis:
Scientist Bruce Banner saves a young boy from being killed by a nuclear blast but absorbs deadly amounts of gamma radiation which transforms him into a monster dubbed the Hulk; Bruce Banner is scientist by day, but transforms into the Hulk once the sun goes down.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group;
Story is told in 5 chapters:
Part 1: The Coming of the Hulk (pgs. 1-6),
Part 2: The Hulk Strikes! (pgs. 7-11),
Part 3: The Search For the Hulk (pgs. 12-14),
Part 4: Enter...The Gargoyle! (pgs. 15-19),
Part 5: The Hulk Triumphant! (pgs. 20-24).
The Hulk is colored gray here.

Artie Simek letterer credit from The Essential Hulk (Marvel, 1999 series) #1.

The Two Greatest New Fantasy Magazines In The World! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko; Jack Kirby
Inks:
Steve Ditko; ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-724

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

House ad for Amazing Adult Fantasy and Fantastic Four.

Editing
This Issue is currently being edited by Steve Dasinger (since 2014-04-11, last edit 2014-04-11)

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Is He Man or Monster or... Is He Both!
    Hulk
  2. 1. The Hulk
    Hulk
  3. 2. The Two Greatest New Fantasy Magazines In The World!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Pierre Freyssonnet
  • Peter Croome
  • Ralf Haring
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Tony R. Rose