(2007)

Marvel, 2006 Series
Volume:
2
Price:
17.99 USD; 32.00 CAD
Pages:
220
On-sale date:
2007
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Publishing, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN:
078512098X Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978078512098851999
Editing:
Archie Goodwin (original); Jeff Youngquist (collection)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard modern US
Binding:
softcover
Publishing Format:
graphic novel

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Champions / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ernie Chan
Inks:
Ernie Chan
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Annette Kawecki

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Champions [Hercules; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Angel; Iceman; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]]; Sentinels
Reprints:

Graphic Novels (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
various
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Champions / credits / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
Jerron Quality Color
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

From Beyond the Stars...The Stranger Strikes! (Table of Contents)

Champions / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dave Cockrum (signed)
Inks:
Dave Cockrum (signed)
Colors:
Jerron Quality Color
Letters:
Dan Crespi

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Hercules; Angel; Stranger
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Marvel Comics Index #9A lists Annette Kawecki as letterer.

Did Someone Say...the Stranger? (Table of Contents)

Champions / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Bob Layton
Colors:
Don Warfield
Letters:
Annette Kawecki

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Champions [Hercules; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Angel; Iceman; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]]; Black Goliath; Darkstar; Stranger; Stilt-Man; Kamo Tharnn [Possessor]
Reprints:

The Doom That Went on Forever! (Table of Contents)

Champions / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dave Cockrum (signed)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (signed)
Colors:
Jerron Quality Color
Letters:
Dan Crespi

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Hercules; Angel; Kamo Tharn
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Marvel Comics Index #9A lists Annette Kawecki as letterer.

The Doom That Went On Forever! (Table of Contents)

Champions / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Bob Layton
Colors:
Bruce Patterson; George Roussos
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (page one); Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Champions [Hercules; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Angel; Iceman; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]]; Black Goliath; Darkstar; Stranger; Villain: Kamo Tharnn [Possessor]
Reprints:

Invasion! (Table of Contents)

Champions / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Al Milgrom
Colors:
Jerron Quality Color
Letters:
Dan Crespi ?; Annette Kawecki ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Champions [Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]]; Swarm
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover inker credit confirmed 2005 by Al Milgrom. Marvel Comics Index #9A lists Frank Giacoia as inker and Annette Kawecki as letterer.

The Creature Called...Swarm! (Table of Contents)

Champions / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne (plot); Bill Mantlo (plot, script)
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (page one); Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Champions [Hercules; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Angel; Iceman; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]]; Darkstar; Swarm [Fritz Von Meyer] (villain, introduction)
Reprints:

Day of the Death Drones! (Table of Contents)

Champions / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Milgrom ?
Inks:
Al Milgrom
Colors:
Jerron Quality Color
Letters:
John Costanza ?; Annette Kawecki ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Champions [Hercules; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Angel; Iceman]; Swarm
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Marvel Comics Index #9A lists Gil Kane as penciler and Annette Kawecki as letterer.

Death Drone! (Table of Contents)

Champions / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Irene Vartanoff
Letters:
Bruce Patterson

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Champions [Hercules; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Angel; Iceman]; Darkstar; Swarm
Reprints:

The Invincible Iron Man Joins the Champions to Challenge the Might of Modok! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Milgrom
Inks:
Al Milgrom
Colors:
Jerron Quality Color
Letters:
Dan Crespi

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Champions [Angel; Iceman; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]; Hercules]; MODOK [M.O.D.O.K.]
Reprints:

The Doomsday Connection! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / comic story / 29 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
Don Perlin
Colors:
Phil Rachelson [as Phil Rache]
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Champions [Angel; Iceman; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]; Hercules]; MODOK [M.O.D.O.K.] (villain); A.I.M. (villain)
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Pérez (signed)
Inks:
Pablo Marcos (signed)
Colors:
Jerron Quality Color
Letters:
John Costanza?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Beast; Hercules; Iceman; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]
Reprints:

The Demi-God Must Die! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man; The Champions / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Shooter
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
Pablo Marcos
Colors:
Phil Rachelson
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (page one); Denise Wohl

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Beast; Champions [Hercules; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Iceman]; Typhon
Synopsis:
Iron Man and The Champions join forces.
Reprints:

Doom Supreme? (Table of Contents)

Dr. Doom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne (signed)
Inks:
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors:
Jerron Quality Color
Letters:
Annette Kawecki?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Doom; The Avengers [Hercules; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Wasp; Vision; Angel; Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; The Beast; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iceman; Scarlet Witch]
Reprints:

A World For the Winning! (Table of Contents)

Dr. Doom / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Bob Hall
Inks:
Don Perlin; Duffy Vohland
Colors:
Don Warfield
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (page one); Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Doom; The Avengers [Thor; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Beast; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Wasp; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Wonder Man]; Magneto; Eric the Red (Flashback Cameo); X-Men [Nightcrawler (Flashback, Cameo); Colossus (Flashback, Cameo); Wolverine (Flashback, Cameo); Storm (Flashback, Cameo); Cyclops (Flashback, Cameo); Banshee (Flashback, Cameo)]; The Champions [Angel (Cameo); Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze] (Cameo); Hercules (Cameo); Iceman (Cameo); Black Widow [Natasha Romanov] (Cameo); Darkstar (Cameo)]
Synopsis:
Dr. Doom has used his neuro-canisters to release a gas that prevents everyone on Earth from opposing him. Because Doom is bored, he frees Magneto from the gas. Magneto trys to free the Avengers from Doom's gas but is only able to free the Beast from Doom's gas.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Champions #16

Carnage in the Capital! (Table of Contents)

Champions / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Dan Adkins ?; Frank Giacoia ?
Colors:
Jerron Quality Color
Letters:
Dan Crespi ?; Annette Kawecki ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Magneto; Beast; The Champions [Hercules; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Iceman; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from Nick Caputo via the GCD Error List, 25 April 2005; the original indexer credited Frank Giacoia. Marvel Comics Index #9A also lists Frank Giacoia as inker and Annette Kawecki as letterer.

A World Lost! (Table of Contents)

Champions / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Bob Hall
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Phil Rachelson [as Phil Rache]
Letters:
Denise Wohl

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Doom; Magneto; The Beast; The Champions [Hercules; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Angel; Iceman; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]]; Hulk; President Jimmy Carter; Cyrus
Synopsis:
Magneto and the Beast try to defeat Dr. Doom, who has used his neuro-canister gas to become the ruler of the world.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued from SUPER-VILLAIN TEAM-UP #14

...The Champions' Last Stand (Table of Contents)

Champions / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Chan (signed)
Inks:
Ernie Chan (signed)
Colors:
Jerron Quality Color
Letters:
Annette Kawecki

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Champions [Hercules; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Angel; Iceman; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]]; Sentinels
Reprints:

The Sentinels Hunt Again! (Table of Contents)

Champions / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
George Tuska (breakdowns); John Byrne (finished art)
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
Phil Rachelson
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Champions [Hercules; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Angel; Iceman; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]]; Darkstar; Vanisher; Lorelei; Blob; Unus; Sentinels
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Champions appear next in SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN #17; Darkstar next in IRON MAN #109

To the Last Champion! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne (signed)
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein (signed)
Colors:
Jerron Quality Color
Letters:
Annette Kawecki?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Angel; Iceman (as Rampage)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover pencil & ink credits from signature on cover from Alexandre Gianechini (October 24, 2006).

Whatever Happened To the Iceman? (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Sal Buscema (breakdowns); Dave Hunt (finished art)
Inks:
Dave Hunt
Colors:
Janice Cohen
Letters:
Bruce Patterson
Job Number:
C-646

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Spider-Man; GUEST: Angel; VILLAINS: Stuart Clarke; Rampage [Iceman]; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Champions--Ghost Rider; Black Widow; Hercules; Darkstar (Team Disbands); Sentinel
Synopsis:
Peter is in California to cover the breakup of the Champions but finds only Angel has stayed in the badly constructed Champion's Tower. Spidey and Angel take on one of the Champion's former foes who is using Iceman as a pawn.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued in part from CHAMPIONS #17.

Cold Rage, Swift Doom! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jerron Quality Color
Letters:
Danny Crespi

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Iceman; Angel
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Crespi credit per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Irving Watanabe.

My Friend, My Foe! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
David Hunt
Colors:
Bev Beveridge
Letters:
Joe Rosen
Job Number:
C-761

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Iceman; Angel; Sha Shan; Flash Thompson; Hector Ayala [White Tiger]; Holly Gillis (introduction); Rampage; Stuart Clark (flashback); Champions [Darkstar; Ghost Rider; Hercules; Black Widow] (flashback)
Synopsis:
Angel and Spidey try to break Iceman out of Clark's brainwashing before their chilly friend puts them both on ice permenantly.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Champions / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
Andy Yanchus
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The Marvel Masterworks Library (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

Demon-Gods, Alien Monsters and Killer Bees (Table of Contents)

Champions / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Al Milgrom
Colors:
Jerron Quality Color
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Champions [Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]]; Swarm
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Champions
  2. 1. Graphic Novels
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Champions
  4. 3. From Beyond the Stars...The Stranger Strikes!
    Champions
  5. 4. Did Someone Say...the Stranger?
    Champions
  6. 5. The Doom That Went on Forever!
    Champions
  7. 6. The Doom That Went On Forever!
    Champions
  8. 7. Invasion!
    Champions
  9. 8. The Creature Called...Swarm!
    Champions
  10. 9. Day of the Death Drones!
    Champions
  11. 10. Death Drone!
    Champions
  12. 11. The Invincible Iron Man Joins the Champions to Challenge the Might of Modok!
    Iron Man
  13. 12. The Doomsday Connection!
    Iron Man
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    The Avengers
  15. 14. The Demi-God Must Die!
    Iron Man; The Champions
  16. 15. Doom Supreme?
    Dr. Doom
  17. 16. A World For the Winning!
    Dr. Doom
  18. 17. Carnage in the Capital!
    Champions
  19. 18. A World Lost!
    Champions
  20. 19. ...The Champions' Last Stand
    Champions
  21. 20. The Sentinels Hunt Again!
    Champions
  22. 21. To the Last Champion!
    Spider-Man
  23. 22. Whatever Happened To the Iceman?
    Spider-Man
  24. 23. Cold Rage, Swift Doom!
    Spider-Man
  25. 24. My Friend, My Foe!
    Spider-Man
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Champions
  27. 26. The Marvel Masterworks Library
  28. 27. Demon-Gods, Alien Monsters and Killer Bees
    Champions
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