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ROM #38 [Newsstand Edition]
(January 1983)

Marvel, 1979 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 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 [under character box]
Barcode:
0714860232301
Editing:
Al Milgrom (Editor); Ann Nocenti (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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gene Day (signed)
Inks:
Gene Day (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Rom; Shang-Chi; Dire Wraiths

Suffer the Little Children (Table of Contents)

Rom / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Ian Akin; Brian Garvey
Colors:
Ben Sean
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Rom; GUEST: Shang-Chi; VILLAINS: Dire Wraiths; CAMEOS: Doctor Dredd; Black Jack Tarr; Clive Reston; Leiko Wu; Denis Nayland Smith; Brandy Clark; Starshine; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Sybil
Synopsis:
In Scotland, Shang-Chi discovers a coven of Dire Wraiths trying to raise the bones of a little girl from the dead and stops them; In England, Rom uncovers an orphanage where the children have been put in a trance and replaced by Wraiths.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letter from Derek Stevenson, Conrad P. Felber and Bruce Canwell with uncredited reply plus house ad for Vision and the Scarlet Witch mini-series

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Rom
  2. 1. Suffer the Little Children
    Rom
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Space Notes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Per Sandell
  • Chris Boyko
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Michael Grabois
  • Kelly Langston-Smith