What If? #17 [Direct Edition]
(October 1979)

Marvel, 1977 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
0714860268610
Editing:
Mark Gruenwald
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.


What If Ghost Rider Spider-Man Captain Marvel Were Villians? (Table of Contents)

Ghost Rider; Spider-Woman; Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Woman [Jessica Drew]; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]; Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]
Synopsis:
The three remain villains instead on heroes.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover penciler credit provided 2006 by Nick Caputo.

What If Ghost Rider Spider-Woman and Captain Marvel Had Remained Villains? (Table of Contents)

Ghost Rider; Spider-Woman; Captain Marvel / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Steven Grant
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Watcher; Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Spider-Woman [Jessica Drew]; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Splash page introduction. This sequence added 2005 by Steven Tice.

Ghost Rider Part 1 (Table of Contents)

Ghost Rider / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Steven Grant
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Frank Springer
Colors:
Roger Slifer
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ghost Rider [John Blaze]; Son of Satan; Watcher
Reprints:

Part 2 The Spider-Woman (Table of Contents)

Spider-Woman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Steven Grant
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Woman [Jessica Drew]; Nick Fury; SHIELD; Hydra; Contessa Valentina De Fontane
Reprints:

Part 3 Captain Marvel (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Steven Grant
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Pablo Marcos
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Ronan the Accuser; Yon-Rogg; Carol Danvers [Binary]
Reprints:

The Incredible Hulk and the Ultimate Weapon! (Table of Contents)

Hulk / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Klaus Janson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk

Indexer Notes

Ad for Hostess Fruit Pies. Credits added 2005 by Steven Tice.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. What If Ghost Rider Spider-Man Captain Marvel Were Villians?
    Ghost Rider; Spider-Woman; Captain Marvel
  2. 1. What If Ghost Rider Spider-Woman and Captain Marvel Had Remained Villains?
    Ghost Rider; Spider-Woman; Captain Marvel
  3. 2. Ghost Rider Part 1
    Ghost Rider
  4. 3. Part 2 The Spider-Woman
    Spider-Woman
  5. 4. Part 3 Captain Marvel
    Captain Marvel
  6. 5. The Incredible Hulk and the Ultimate Weapon!
    Hulk
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