The Champions #2 [Regular Edition]
(January 1976)

Marvel, 1975 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Marv Wolfman
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

No letters column this issue.


["Your comrades cannot help you, Hercules!"] (Table of Contents)

The Champions / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ron Wilson
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irv Watanabe ?; Morrie Kuramoto ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Pluto; Ares; Hippolyta; Champions [Hercules; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Angel; Iceman]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Marvel Comics Index #9A lists Morrie Kuramoto as letterer.

Inside, Hippolyta's hair is colored green, while on the cover it is auburn.

Whom the Gods Would Join... (Table of Contents)

Champions / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Tony Isabella
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
John Tartaglione [as John Tartag]
Colors:
Phil Rachelson [as Phil Rache]
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Champions [Hercules; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Angel; Iceman]; Venus; Zeus; Dionysius; Athena; Olympians; Pluto (Villain); Ares (Villain); Hippolyta (Villain); Huntsman of Zeus (Villain); Menoetius (Villain)
Synopsis:
Pluto tries to marry off Hercules and Venus against their will. He is blackmailing Zeus to get his support.
Reprints:

Spider-Man and the Kidnap Caper (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Aunt May Parker
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Your comrades cannot help you, Hercules!"]
    The Champions
  2. 1. Whom the Gods Would Join...
    Champions
  3. 2. Spider-Man and the Kidnap Caper
    Spider-Man; Hostess Twinkies
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