ROM #6 [Newsstand Edition]
(May 1980)

Marvel, 1979 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:
0714860232305
Editing:
Jo Duffy; 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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Hellhounds of the Black Nebula! (Table of Contents)

Rom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Milgrom
Inks:
Al Milgrom
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero; science fiction
Characters:
Rom; Dire Wraith Hellhounds

Dog Day Afternoon! (Table of Contents)

Rom / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero; science fiction
Characters:
Rom; GUESTS: Brandy Clark; Steve Jackson; Firefall [Archie Stryker]; VILLAINS: Dire Wraiths [Dr. Daedalus; Agent Kraller; Dr. Rachel Sweet]; Dire Wraith Hellhounds; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Ray-Na
Synopsis:
Rom, Steve and Brandy return to Clairton and hide out in Steve's garage; Rom is attacked by Wraith Hellhounds who are able to make off with his neutralizer.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

Thor Meets the Ricochet Monster! (Table of Contents)

Thor; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Milgrom
Inks:
Al Milgrom ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero

He Renders Rom: "Our Pal" Sal Buscema (Table of Contents)

Space Notes / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters page includes a profile of Sal Buscema with accompanying illustration. Letters from Jeff Blackwell, Allen Bradford, Sam Mix and Dale L. Cole with replies by Bill Mantlo

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Hellhounds of the Black Nebula!
    Rom
  2. 1. Dog Day Afternoon!
    Rom
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. Thor Meets the Ricochet Monster!
    Thor; Hostess Fruit Pies
  5. 4. He Renders Rom: "Our Pal" Sal Buscema
    Space Notes
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  • Ramon Schenk
  • Chris Boyko
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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