(November 1971)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#1-6 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

I Am the Gorilla Man! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Morrie Kuramoto

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Gorilla-Man [Franz Radzic]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover is from an unaltered stat. Background elements and the mans face was changed before publication, as seen om the cover of Creepy Worlds #157.

I Am the...Gorilla-Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Lieber; Stan Lee (plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee
Job Number:
[V-488]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Gorilla-Man [Franz Radzic]
Synopsis:
A scientist plans to exchange his brain with a gorilla's so that he can use the gorilla's strength to commit burglaries.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person. The sequel is also reprinted in this issue.

One Look Means Doom! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?; Larry Lieber ?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-347

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Charles Grey; Sarah Grey; Medusa the Gorgon
Synopsis:
A man avoids the deadly gaze of Medusa because he is blind.
Reprints:

Rocket Ship X-200 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
[T-227]

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Charlie Brewster
Synopsis:
An aging space pilot is mocked for his slow ship, but when an invading armada approaches Earth his ship is the first to see it. Other ships are moving to fast to see the sneak attack coming, and his warning allows Earth to beat back the invasion, making him a hero and the commander of a new space patrol.
Reprints:

What Lurks on Channel X? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?; Larry Lieber ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-345

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Bill Jones; Ruth Jones; Mr. Cragley; Jordan
Synopsis:
Bill and Ruth receive a free television set but it comes from Plutonian invaders who plan to hypnotice Earthlings. The plot is foiled by a crabby landlord who tears down the aliens' antenna.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

Menace from Mars! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?; Larry Lieber ?
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
[V-346]

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Martians come to Earth to discover if humans represent a threat to them. They question a human using a machine to verify his answers, and find that he is totally free of greed, hatred or deceit. The Martians leave satisfied, unaware that they questioned a mental patient.
Reprints:

The Return of the Gorilla-Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?; Larry Lieber ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-586 ?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Gorilla-Man [Franz Radzic]; Professor Stuyvesant
Synopsis:
Radzic thinks he will be able to exchange his brain back into his own body, but things don't work out.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Sequel to this issue's first story. Job number speculative on basis of other stories in original printing.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. I Am the Gorilla Man!
  2. 1. I Am the...Gorilla-Man
  3. 2. One Look Means Doom!
  4. 3. Rocket Ship X-200
  5. 4. What Lurks on Channel X?
  6. 5. Menace from Mars!
  7. 6. The Return of the Gorilla-Man
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