(December 1985)

Marvel, 1985 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.00 USD; 0.50 GBP; 1.25 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1985
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Mark Gruenwald (Consulting Editor); Ralph Macchio (Consulting Editor); Danny Fingeroth (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Featuring: The Secrets of The Fantastic Four! Alpha Flight! The X-Men! And Much, Much More! (Table of Contents)

Marvel Saga / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Ron Frenz (signed)
Inks:
Bob Layton (signed)
Colors:
Paul Becton

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; the Thing; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl]; Professor X; Wolverine; Vindicator [James MacDonald Hudson]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Dr. Strange; Rawhide Kid; Peter Parker [Spider-Man]; Flash Thompson; Sentry
Reprints:

["Welcome to The Marvel Saga."] (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Peter Sanderson (signed)
Letters:
Brenda Mings (Typesetter)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Book I: The Saga Begins...! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four; Alpha Flight; Ant-Man / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Peter Sanderson (Writer, Researcher); Stan Lee; Larry Lieber; H. E. Huntley; John Byrne
Pencils:
Ron Frenz (pp. 1-5); Jack Kirby; John Byrne; Ron Wilson; Sal Buscema
Inks:
Al Milgrom (pp. 1-5); George Klein; Don Heck; Dick Ayers; John Byrne; Joe Sinnott; Hilary Barta; Brett Breeding
Colors:
Paul Becton; George Roussos
Letters:
Brenda Mings (Typesetter)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Galactus; Watchers; Skrulls; Kree; Celestials; Eternals; Deviants; Sentry; Inhumans; Conan; Hercules; Black Knight [Sir Percy of Scandia]; Kid Colt; Rawhide Kid; Night Rider; Two-Gun Kid; Union Jack; Baron Blood; Sgt. Nick Fury; Dum Dum Dugan; Howling Commandos; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky; Red Skull; Nazis; Tony Stark [Iron Man]; General Ross; Bruce Banner [the Hulk]; Betty Ross; Hank Pym; Don Blake [Thor]; Charles Xavier; Jean Grey; Doctor Strange; Matt Murdock; Foggy Nelson; Peter Parker [Spider-Man]; Flash Thompson; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]] (origin of all); Nathaniel Richards; Albert Einstein; Daniel Grimm; Victor Von Doom; Gormuu; Mole Man (origin); James MacDonald Hudson [Vindicator; Guardian] (origin); Jerry Jaxon; Heather McNeil; Logan [Wolverine]; Maria Pym; Hank Pym [Ant Man] (origin); Skrulls
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Janet Jackson (Design); Bill Valley (Design); Ron Zalme (Production); Barry Shapiro (Production); Phil Felix (Production); Ken Lopez (Production); Harry Condelario (Production); Bruce N. Solotoff (Production); Rob Carosella (Production); Paul Becton (Production); Dawn Geiger (Production).

Marvel Saga Classic Cover Gallery (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four; Ant-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Peter Sanderson (Writer and Researcher); Janet Jackson (Design); Bill Vallely (Design)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Letters:
Brenda Mings (typeset)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Henry Pym[Ant-Man]; Skrulls
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Cover reprints of Fantastic Four #1-2 and Tales to Astonish #27.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Featuring: The Secrets of The Fantastic Four! Alpha Flight! The X-Men! And Much, Much More!
    Marvel Saga
  2. 1. ["Welcome to The Marvel Saga."]
  3. 2. Book I: The Saga Begins...!
    Fantastic Four; Alpha Flight; Ant-Man
  4. 3. Marvel Saga Classic Cover Gallery
    Fantastic Four; Ant-Man
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
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  • Dave Robinson
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  • Kauldi Gilibert
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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