(July 1980)

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:
?
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

This issue has variants.


The Sword of Siegfried! (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Keith Pollard (signed)
Inks:
Keith Pollard (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Thor (as Siegfried)

The Sword of Siegfried! (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Keith Pollard (breakdowns); Chic Stone (finished art)
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Thor; Eye of Odin; Odin (flashback); Siegmund (flashback); Valkyries [Brunnhilda; Valtrauta; Hildegard] (flashback); Hunding (flashback); Sieglinda (flashback); Mime (flashback); Siegfried (flashback); Ablerich (flashback); Fafnir (dragon; flashback)
Synopsis:
Siegfried, son of Siegmund and Sieglinda, is raised by Mime the gnome. Mime hopes to use Siegfried to steal the Ring of Nibelung.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story based on the opera Siegfried by Richard Wagner.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Roy Thomas
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Roy announces that this will be the last issue written by him, though he has the book plotted thru #300.

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Danny Chen and Rich Calgie.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee; ?
Letters:
typeset

Sunday Punch! (Table of Contents)

Thing; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Perez
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thing [Ben Grimm]
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Sword of Siegfried!
    Thor
  2. 1. The Sword of Siegfried!
    Thor
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Hammer Strikes
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. Sunday Punch!
    Thing; Hostess
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Dwayne Best
  • Howard Kinyon
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Carl Gafford
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Max Capp
  • Darrel McCann