ROM #23 [Newsstand Edition]
(October 1981)

Marvel, 1979 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
Barcode:
0714860232310
Editing:
Al Milgrom (Editor); Jack Abel (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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


To Storm the Baxter Building! (Table of Contents)

Rom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Milgrom (signed)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (signed)
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Rom; Iron Fist; Power Man [Luke Cage]

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

The Thing from Outer Space! (Table of Contents)

Rom / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo (plot, script); Sal Buscema (plot)
Pencils:
Sal Buscema (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finishes)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Ben Sean
Letters:
Joe Rosen (pages 1-12); Ron Zalme (pages 13-21)

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Rom; GUESTS: Power Man [Luke Cage]; Iron Fist; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing]; Torpedo [Brock Jones]; Lorraine Jones; Brandy Clark; Steve Jackson; CAMEOS: Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Daredevil; Moon Knight; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Edwin Jarvis; J. Jonah Jameson
Synopsis:
With all of New York out hunting for a killer alien robot, Power Man and Iron Fist try to sneak Rom through the city as they head for the Baxter Building; They break into the building and survive the security measures long enough to meet up with the FF; After explaining the situation to Reed, he puts Rom on a spaceship headed to his home planet of Galador; Meanwhile, Wraiths return to Clairton.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Power Man and Iron Fist (Marvel, 1981 series) #73

The Hulk vs. the Phoomie Goonies (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chic Stone ?
Inks:
Chic Stone ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from William De Leon, Brent Burkholz, Kevin C. McConnell and Bill Midyette with replies by Bill Mantlo plus list of some of the winners of the Mighty Marvel Win-Yourself-Some-Big-Bucks Contest.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. To Storm the Baxter Building!
    Rom
  2. 1. The Thing from Outer Space!
    Rom
  3. 2. The Hulk vs. the Phoomie Goonies
    Hulk; Hostess Fruit Pies
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Space Notes
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