ROM #25 [Newsstand Edition]
(December 1981)

Marvel, 1979 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
0714860232312
Editing:
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.


["But Two Roms Are Not Better Than One!"] (Table of Contents)

Rom / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Rom; Terminator
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

Galador! (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:
Jim Novak
Editing:
Al Milgrom

Genre:
superhero; science fiction
Characters:
Rom; GUESTS: Spaceknights [Starshine; Javelin; Hammerhand; Screamer; Astra; Rainbow]; Prime Director; Angel Elite; Brandy Clark; Steve Jackson; Brock Jones [Torpedo]; Lorraine Jones; VILLAINS: Dire Wraiths; Mentus; Terminator; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Ray-Na
Synopsis:
Rom returns to Galador after 200 years only to find that his people worship him as their ruler; He discovers that someone has taken his appearance and identity and convinced his people that the Wraith War is over; Rom is captured as an imposter and the villainous Mentus reveals that the Spaceknight, Terminator, was given the other half of Rom's humanity in exchange for his help in keeping the people of Galador subservient; Rom escapes and frees other captured Spaceknights and they put an end to the impostor's rule; Unfortunately, Mentus has sent the whole planet rocketing toward Wraith World.

Love Will Tear Us Apart (Table of Contents)

Rom / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Steven Grant
Pencils:
Greg LaRocque
Inks:
Steve Mitchell
Colors:
Ben Sean
Letters:
Diana Albers
Editing:
Al Milgrom; Mary Jo Duffy

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Rom; GUESTS: Brandy Clark; Steve Jackson; VILLAINS: Dire Wraiths; Michael Baran; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Ray-Na
Synopsis:
Rom tracks down a conclave of Wraiths whose leader has grown a little too attached to his life as a human.

Spider-Man's Dream Girl! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man; Hostess Cup Cakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita Jr. ?
Inks:
Frank Giacoia ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["But Two Roms Are Not Better Than One!"]
    Rom
  2. 1. Galador!
    Rom
  3. 2. Love Will Tear Us Apart
    Rom
  4. 3. Spider-Man's Dream Girl!
    Spider-Man; Hostess Cup Cakes
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