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Tarzan #2 [30 cent cover]
(July 1977)

Marvel, 1977 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.30 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1977-04-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Roy Thomas; Archie Goodwin (consulting editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On sale date in house ad in Ms. Marvel #7.


Ape Battles Ape-Man -- To The Death! (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Jane Clayton; Tarzan; Terkoz
Reprints:

The Road to Opar! (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Colors:
Marie Severin [as Marie Sev]
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Achmet Zek (flashback); Albert Werper [poses as Jules Frecoult]; Esmeralda; Jane Clayton; Kala (flashback); Kerchak (flashback); Muviro; Nkima; Prof. Archimedes Porter (flashback); Tarzan; Tarzan's parents (flashback); Terkoz (flashback); William Clayton (flashback)
Synopsis:
The origin of Tarzan is told. Tarzan brings Werper to his house and reveals to Jane that their wealth is lost and he must return to Opar for more gold.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of Edgar Rice Burroughs' "Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar" adaptation.

Tarzan's Jungle Drums (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
John Buscema (illustrations)
Inks:
John Buscema (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Tarzan (illustration)

Indexer Notes

Roy Thomas answers hypothetical questions of readers.

Language of the Great Apes 1 (Table of Contents)

Language of the Great Apes / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Spider-Man and Madam Web! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Ape Battles Ape-Man -- To The Death!
    Tarzan
  2. 1. The Road to Opar!
    Tarzan
  3. 2. Tarzan's Jungle Drums
  4. 3. Language of the Great Apes 1
    Language of the Great Apes
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. Spider-Man and Madam Web!
    Spider-Man; Hostess Twinkies
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Sean Williams
  • Peter Croome
  • Max Capp
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Max Capp