(January 1984)

Marvel, 1979 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.00 USD; 0.50 GBP; 1.25 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Bob Harras
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

"Assistant Editor's Month" issue.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Zeck; Bob Harras (corner box)
Inks:
Mike Zeck; Terry Austin (corner box)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Rom; Starshine; Skrulls; Dire Wraiths

Indexer Notes

Cover credits provided 2006 by Nick Caputo. Zeck pencils & inks credit confirmed by www.mikezeck.com (15 June 2011).

..The Extraterrestrials! (Table of Contents)

Rom / comic story / 34 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Rom; Starshine; Torpedo (death); Skrulls; VILLAINS: Dire Wraiths; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; The Thing]; Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor; Vision]
Synopsis:
Starshine gets new armor and dark attitude; The Skrulls arrive on earth to battle the Dire Wraiths and Rom and Starshine show up to lend a hand; The Skrulls tell Rom that the Wraiths are deviant forms of the Skrull race.

Rom--Greatest of the Spaceknights! (Table of Contents)

Rom / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Richard Konkle
Inks:
Richard Konkle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Rom

The Horror That Is...Hybrid! (Table of Contents)

Rom / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Richard Konkle
Inks:
Richard Konkle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Hybrid

The Dead! (Table of Contents)

Rom / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Richard Konkle
Inks:
Richard Konkle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Rom; Ray-Na; Serpentyne; Firefall; Prime Director; Terminator; Mr. Clark; Mrs. Clark; Steve Jackson; Torpedo

Indexer Notes

Pinup of dead friends since #1 (Torpedo died this issue).

Heroes (and an Occasional Villain) (Table of Contents)

Rom / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Richard Konkle
Inks:
Richard Konkle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Jack of Hearts; X-Men [Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde]; Power Man [Luke Cage]; Iron Fist; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; The Thing]; Nova [Richard Rider]; Brotherhood of Evil Mutants [Mystique; Rogue; Destiny]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Shang-Chi; Dr. Strange; Soviet Super Soldiers [Darkstar; Ursa Major; Vanguard]
Synopsis:
Pinup of allies since #1

The Dire Wraiths! (Table of Contents)

Rom / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Richard Konkle
Inks:
Richard Konkle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Dire Wraiths

The Spaceknights of Galador! (Table of Contents)

Rom / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Richard Konkle
Inks:
Richard Konkle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Seeker; Unseen; Breaker; Scanner; Trapper; Pulsar

Life with Rom and Brandy! (Table of Contents)

Rom / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Harras
Pencils:
Bob Harras
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Rom; Starshine

Indexer Notes

Humor strip for Assistant Editor's Month replaces letter's page.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Rom
  2. 1. ..The Extraterrestrials!
    Rom
  3. 2. Rom--Greatest of the Spaceknights!
    Rom
  4. 3. The Horror That Is...Hybrid!
    Rom
  5. 4. The Dead!
    Rom
  6. 5. Heroes (and an Occasional Villain)
    Rom
  7. 6. The Dire Wraiths!
    Rom
  8. 7. The Spaceknights of Galador!
    Rom
  9. 8. Life with Rom and Brandy!
    Rom
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