Ghost Rider #56 [Direct Edition]
(May 1981)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing:
Denny O'Neil [as Dennis O'Neil]
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.


Night Rider is Back... (Table of Contents)

Ghost Rider / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Budiansky (signed)
Inks:
Bob Wiacek (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ghost Rider [Johnny Storm]; Night Rider
Reprints:

The Menace of Moondark (Table of Contents)

Ghost Rider / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Fleisher
Pencils:
Don Perlin
Inks:
Mike Esposito (pages 1-15); Frank Giacoia (uncredited; pages 16-21); Steve Leialoha ? (uncredited; page 22); ? (page 23); Al Milgrom (uncredited; pages 26, 30); ? (pages 27-28)
Colors:
Rob Carosella
Letters:
Diana Albers (pages 1-15); Rick Parker (pages 16-30, uncredited)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]; Flagg Fargo; Night Rider [Hamilton Slade] (introduction, origin, next app. in INCREDIBLE HULK #265); Moondark (villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Additional credits added 2005 by Steven Tice.

Earthly Delights (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ghost Writers! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Michael Fleisher
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Wilson Rivera, Jeff Johnson, Jaz Jones, David Duncan, Mike Sopp, Lise Leveillee, Dave Toftum and Jeffrey Lowndes plus The Mighty Marvel Checklist

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Night Rider is Back...
    Ghost Rider
  2. 1. The Menace of Moondark
    Ghost Rider
  3. 2. Earthly Delights
    The Thing; Hostess Fruit Pies
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Ghost Writers!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Chris Boyko
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Richard Rider
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
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