(May 1979)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
0714860245005
Editing:
Jim Shooter (consulting editor); Roy Thomas; Mark Gruenwald (assistant 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

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Suddenly--the Celestials! (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Thor; Gammenon

Suddenly--The Celestials! (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
John Buscema (breakdowns); Chic Stone (finished art)
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Joe Rosen
Job Number:
LG362

Genre:
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Thor; Gammenon (a Celestial; villain); Odin; Balder (flashback; cameo); Midgard Serpent (flashback; cameo); Thor [Roger "Red" Norvell] (flashback; cameo); Sif (flashback; cameo); Eternals [Virako; Valkin; Ikaris; Druig] (flashback; cameo); Dromedan (flashback; cameo); Mimir; Phil (pilot); Dave (pilot); Nancy (stewardess); Lisa (passenger); Johnson (passenger)
Synopsis:
Thor confronts Odin, asking questions about the false Ragnarok, the identity of Thor's mother, and Odin's knowledge of the Celestials, all of which Odin refuses to answer. Thor flies to Peru where he discovers the newest host of the Celestials has arrived.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Hammer Strikes / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Al Schroeder III and Dennis Mallonee.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee; ?
Letters:
typeset

Brains Over Brawn! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alan Kupperberg ?
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Letters:
John Costanza

Characters:
Iron Man
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Suddenly--the Celestials!
    Thor
  2. 1. Suddenly--The Celestials!
    Thor
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Hammer Strikes
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. Brains Over Brawn!
    Iron Man; Hostess
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