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(April 1968)

Marvel, 1968 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Atlas Magazines, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

Issue Notes

One-shot bridge between Iron Man and Sub-Mariner sharing Tales of Suspense and starting their own solo series. Though the two appear together on the cover, they do not appear together in the stories inside. (Note added by Kirk Groeneveld via the GCD Error Tracker.)


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Iron Man; Sub-Mariner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner; Iron Man
Reprints:

The Torrent Without -- The Tumult Within! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Archie Goodwin
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Johnny Craig
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man; Whiplash; Big M; Jasper Sitwell; AIM
Synopsis:
Iron Man escapes from the trap set up by Whiplash and the Big M when a cadre of AIM agents attacks the Maggia's gambling ship.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Tales of Suspense #99 (March 1968); continues in Iron Man #1 (May 1968).

Call Him Destiny... or Call Him Death! (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor] (origin); Destiny; Leonard McKenzie (flashback)
Synopsis:
As Namor battles Destiny, the villain recounts his past connection to Namor's father.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Tales to Astonish #101 (March 1968); continues in Sub-Mariner #1 (May 1968).

Astonishing Mails of Suspense (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Rick Adkins; Shirley Gorman; M. Spencer; Tom Struck

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Iron Man; Sub-Mariner
  2. 1. The Torrent Without -- The Tumult Within!
    Iron Man
  3. 2. Call Him Destiny... or Call Him Death!
    Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. Astonishing Mails of Suspense
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dwayne Best
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin