(December 1970)

Marvel, 1970 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["Strike, Zabu-- Strike!"] (Table of Contents)

Ka-Zar, Daredevil / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Romita; Marie Severin (alterations)
Inks:
John Romita; Marie Severin (alterations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Daredevil; Plunderer
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover is a flipped image of Daredevil (Marvel, 1964 series) #12, with alterations and additions by Marie Severin (Zabu added, and a face added in the lower left hand corner).

Previous lister credited Marie Severin and Bill Everett with cover art.

Sightless, In a Savage Land! (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby; John Romita
Inks:
John Romita
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Ka-Zar [Kevin Plunder]; Zabu; Plunderer [Lord Parnival Plunder]; Maa-Gor; Foggy Nelson (cameo); Karen Page (cameo)
Synopsis:
Matt decides to take a cruise to get his mind off of Karen. After his cruise ship is boarded by pirates, DD is taken to the Savage Land by the Plunderer. Ka-Zar attacks the Plunderer for trespassing on his domain and saves Daredevil's life as his costume reminds the savage lord of his encounter with the X-Men.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Ka-Zar last in X-Men #10. According to interviews with Romita,he pencilled the first two pages on his own and Kirby provided breakdowns from page 3 on.

From the Sky... Winged Wrath! (Table of Contents)

Angel / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Angel [Warren Worthington III]; The Dazzler [Burt Worthington] (first appearance; villain); Warren Worthington Jr. (death); Mrs. Worthington; Matilda; Candy; F.B.I. Agent Fred Duncan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

last app. in X-MEN #66

The Secret of Ka-Zar's Origin! (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (layouts, pp. 1-4); John Romita
Inks:
John Romita
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Ka-Zar [Lord Kevin Plunder] (origin); Zabu; Foggy Nelson; Karen Page; Plunderer [Parnival Plunder] (origin); Maa-Gor
Synopsis:
DD and Ka-Zar battle the Plunderer as the villain regales them with his origin and the origin of his savage brother. The Plunderer is after half of a necklace that his father gave the two brothers that will open a vault to a substance that destroys all weaponry. Everybody gets greedy and even the pirates and the butler vie for the halves of the medallion.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Kirby pencilling credit revised by Mark Evanier via the GCD Errors list, August 2009. Original indexer had Kirby as co-penciller.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Strike, Zabu-- Strike!"]
    Ka-Zar, Daredevil
  2. 1. Sightless, In a Savage Land!
    Daredevil
  3. 2. From the Sky... Winged Wrath!
    Angel
  4. 3. The Secret of Ka-Zar's Origin!
    Daredevil
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steve Jenner
  • Per Sandell
  • Darrel McCann
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose