(January 1974)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
76
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
On-sale date:
1973-08-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Monster Group
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions:
magazine size
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Zombie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Boris Vallejo (painted)
Inks:
Boris Vallejo (painted)
Colors:
Boris Vallejo (painted)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

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When the Gods Crave Flesh! (Table of Contents)

Zombie / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Gerber
Pencils:
Pablo Marcos
Inks:
Pablo Marcos
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Zombie [Simon Garth]; Donna Garth; Phillip Bliss (first appearance); Katanga (first appearance; villain); Anton Cartier; Ciceron; Bruce Mason (introduction); Moira Mason (introduction)
Synopsis:
The Zombie stops a voodoo ceremony that would turn Bruce Mason into a zombie.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Amulet of Damballah; Haiti; houngan; voodoo; zombie

[It's National VooDoo Day!] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

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Indexer Notes

Subscription information for various Marvel Monster Magazines.

With the Dawn Comes Death (Ch. 1) (Table of Contents)

text story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Letters:
typeset

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Net Result (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony DiPreta
Inks:
Tony DiPreta
Letters:
?

Characters:
Tommy; Helen; Mr. Worth; Gunther
Synopsis:
Mr. Worth travels to Argentina to complete his butterfly collection.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Argentina; butterfly

Indexer Notes

Reprint?

Warrior's Burden (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Tony Isabella
Pencils:
Vicente Alcazar
Inks:
Vicente Alcazar
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Akima; Gilgamesh
Synopsis:
A zombie samurai battles a dragon.
Reprints:
Keywords:
dragon; samurai

Night of the Living Dead (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Article about the movie The Night of the Living Dead.

I Won't Stay Dead! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Walton
Inks:
Bill Walton
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Eddie Johnson; Tad Venner; Abe Evans
Synopsis:
Eddie Johnson has no heartbeat yet he is still alive.
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Jilimbi's Word (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Doug Moench
Pencils:
Enrique Badia
Inks:
Enrique Badia
Letters:
?

Characters:
Jilimbi; John Banning; Lucy
Synopsis:
John Banning burns down Jilimbi's hut. To retaliate, Jilimbi sends his zombie army to take care of John Banning.
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Keywords:
Haiti; jungle; voodoo; zombie

Zombie Feature Page (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

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Indexer Notes

Top half is a bio of Steve Gerber, bottom half is about the movie Codename: Trixie.

[Next Issue] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Zombie [Simon Garth]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

House ad for the next issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Zombie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. When the Gods Crave Flesh!
    Zombie
  4. 3. [It's National VooDoo Day!]
  5. 4. With the Dawn Comes Death (Ch. 1)
  6. 5. Net Result
  7. 6. Warrior's Burden
  8. 7. Night of the Living Dead
  9. 8. I Won't Stay Dead!
  10. 9. Jilimbi's Word
  11. 10. Zombie Feature Page
  12. 11. [Next Issue]
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