(September 1963)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Vista Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; later Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #200)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek (cover lettering and logo design); Sol Brodsky (logo design)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Thor; Wasp; Ant-Man; Iron Man; Hulk]; Loki
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Logo design credit from Todd Klein via his Facebook page, used with permission.

The Coming of the Avengers! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Thor [Thor Odinson, Don Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Ant-Man [Henry Pym]; The Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Hulk [Bruce Banner, Mechano]] (introduction, origin); circus ringmaster; lion tamer; trapeze artists; Bobby; Bobby's mother; Charlie; Captain; Jane Foster; Asgardians [Odin]; Teen Brigade [Rick Jones; William "Willie" Bishop]; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; The Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Loki [Loki Laufeyson]; Silent Ones
Synopsis:
Iron Man, the Hulk, Ant-Man, the Wasp, and Thor join forces to defeat Loki.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ants; Asgard; City News (newspaper); elephant; Flight 738; horse; Imperial Palace; Isle of Silence; lions; Old Man of the Sea (mentioned); Rainbow Bridge; Sea of Mist; seal; Tangle Roots; Volcanic Gas Globules; volcano

Indexer Notes

Loki mentions that the "Old Man of the Sea" was based on legends of the Silent Ones, trolls from Asgard.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Avengers
  2. 1. The Coming of the Avengers!
    The Avengers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
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  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Block
  • Pierre Freyssonnet
  • Peter Croome
  • Ralf Haring
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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