(March 1982)

Marvel, 1981 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD; 0.30 GBP
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
Editing:
Louise Jones (Editor); Danny Fingeroth (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

2 versions of this issue exist, one of them has a missing panel (on page 10). There are about 1600 "correct" versions out of 80000 issues printed, according to Mile High Comics.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ka-Zar / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Brent Anderson (signed)
Inks:
Brent Anderson (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Ka-Zar; Shanna; Buth; Belasco

Belasco...! (Table of Contents)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Bruce Jones
Pencils:
Brent Anderson
Inks:
Armando Gil
Colors:
Don Warfield
Letters:
Janice Chiang

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Ka-Zar; Shanna; Buth; Dherk; Belasco
Synopsis:
Ka-Zar reaches the ninth level of the underworld where he has to free Shanna from the glamour of the demon lord, Belasco.

Indexer Notes

Belasco next appears in Uncanny X-Men, the (Marvel, 1981 series) #160

Through the Grapevine (Table of Contents)

Through the Grapevine / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers: Andrew Offutt, Christopher Lohr, Mark Marus, Steve Elliott

[pin-up] (Table of Contents)

Ka-Zar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Louise Jones
Pencils:
Gil Kane [as GK] (signed)
Inks:
Gil Kane [as GK] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Ka-Zar; Zabu

Indexer Notes

Pin-up combined with a message from the editor

Tales of Zabu! (Table of Contents)

Tales of Zabu! / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bruce Jones
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
Don Warfield
Letters:
Janice Chiang

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Zabu (origin)
Synopsis:
The young Zabu is raised by wolves.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Ka-Zar
  2. 1. Belasco...!
    Ka-Zar
  3. 2. Through the Grapevine
    Through the Grapevine
  4. 3. [pin-up]
    Ka-Zar
  5. 4. Tales of Zabu!
    Tales of Zabu!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Rodrigo Baeza