Fantastic Four #218 [newsstand]
(May 1980)

Marvel, 1961 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:
0714860246205
Editing:
Jim Salicrup (Editor); Bob Budiansky (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
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.


["It's the Battle Royal with the Frightful Four!"] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Milgrom (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Frightful Four [Wizard; Sandman; Electro]
Reprints:

When a Spider-Man Comes Calling! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
John Byrne (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Ben Sean
Letters:
Jim Novak
Job Number:
LF57

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; GUESTS: Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; VILLAINS: Frightful Four [Wizard; Electro; Sandman; Trapster]; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Debra Whitman
Synopsis:
Trapster disguises himself as the captured Spider-Man and lets the rest of the Frightful Four into the Baxter Building to take on the FF; Spidey frees himself and helps Reed beat the bad guys.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from Peter Parker, Spectacular Spider-Man #42

Special Bonus Pin-Up! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]

Indexer Notes

Half-page pinup by Joe Sinnott.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["It's the Battle Royal with the Frightful Four!"]
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. When a Spider-Man Comes Calling!
    Fantastic Four
  3. 2. Special Bonus Pin-Up!
    Fantastic Four
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