Doctor Strange #56 [Direct Edition]
(December 1982)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-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:
Al Milgrom (editor); Jim Shooter (head editor?)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doctor Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Smith [as PMS] (signed)
Inks:
Paul Smith [as PMS] (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Doctor Strange
Reprints:

A Mystic Reborn! (Table of Contents)

Doctor Strange / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Paul Smith
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Morgana Blessings; Wong; Sara Wolfe; Adria [Sylvia Nettlebaum]; Kaecilius [Joe Crocker]; Demonicus [Tyrone Lewis]; The Ancient One (flashback); Baron Mordo (flashback); Loki (cameo); Dormammu (cameo); Silver Dagger (cameo); The Hulk (cameo); Princess Clea (cameo); Eternity (cameo)
Synopsis:
A retelling of the origin of Dr. Strange. Demonicus, Adria, and Kaecilius attempt to attack Dr. Strange in his mansion, but are captured by Adria's misuse of the Purple Dimension. All three last defeated in Strange Tales #143.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Refers to: Strange Tales #128, Strange Tales #143, Doctor Strange #50.

Bullpen Bulletins (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Strange Mails / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Allen Milgrom; Ann Nocenti (assistant editor)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Vision; Scarlet Witch

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Ron Jackrell, Robbie Lynch, Jana C. Hollingsworth, Mike Simmons, with an illustration.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Doctor Strange
  2. 1. A Mystic Reborn!
    Doctor Strange
  3. 2. Bullpen Bulletins
    Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Strange Mails
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Gary Oppenhuis
  • Tony R. Rose