ROM #11 [Newsstand Edition]
(October 1980)

Marvel, 1979 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
0714860232310
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.

Letters page replies by Bill Mantlo.


["Your Friend is Dead, Rom -- and Your're Next!"] (Table of Contents)

Rom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Michael Golden
Inks:
Michael Golden
Colors:
Michael Golden ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Rom; Dr. Rachel Sweet; Firefall [Archie Stryker]

Standoff! (Table of Contents)

Rom / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Ben Sean
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
superhero; science fiction
Characters:
Rom; GUESTS: Firefall [Archie Stryker](death); Ace O'Connor; VILLAINS: Dire Wraiths [Dr. Daedalus; Dr. Rachel Sweet]
Synopsis:
Rom has been captured and brought to Project Safeguard which is run by Dire Wraiths; Dr. Sweet plans on experimenting on the Spaceknight to see what makes him tick but the Wraith high command tells her that he should be killed immediately; As the Wraiths move in to kill Rom and Firefall (also a prisoner at Safeguard), they are able to escape and fight back; Firefall gives his life to free Rom's neutralizer from the Wraith sphere that surrounds it; Rom blasts Dr. Sweet with his weapon just as the humans who work at the project burst through the door.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Troy Picki, John Zurclear, Johnny M. Duffy, Joe Stanley, J.B. Whiteowl, William Hall and Deborah Rose with replies by Bill Mantlo

The Human Torch Saves the Valley! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema ?
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Your Friend is Dead, Rom -- and Your're Next!"]
    Rom
  2. 1. Standoff!
    Rom
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Space Notes
  4. 3. The Human Torch Saves the Valley!
    Human Torch; Hostess Fruit Pies
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