(June 1984)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.25 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Michael Carlin (Assistant Editor); Mark Gruenwald (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; later Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #200)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Cover title "The Mighty Avengers"


The Wraiths Walk Among Us! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Milgrom (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; the Scarlet Witch; Starfox; the Vision]; a Dire Wraith

Moon Patrol (Table of Contents)

Moon Patrol / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Comics ad for the Moon Patrol video game from Atari.

"And the Rocket's Red Glare!" (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Al Milgrom (pages 1-9, 17, 18, 22); Carmine Infantino (pages 10-16, 19-21)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Christie Scheele
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; the Scarlet Witch; Starfox; the Vision; the Wasp]; Dr. Woodrow Cather; Dire Wraiths; Wraith Rocketeers; General Bridges; CAMEOS: Lockjaw; Quicksilver; Clint Barton [Hawkeye]; Bobbi Morse [Mockingbird]; Bill Foster [Goliath]
Synopsis:
The Avengers battle Dire Wraiths who have been causing accidents at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida; Clint and Bobbi arrive on the West coast.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Although all male Dire Wraith scientists were shown to be killed in Rom (Marvel, 1979 series) #48, this story clearly shows that some of them survived.

Avengers Assemble! (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
various; David Letterman
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters on The Avengers #239. Short fan letter from David Letterman concerning his appearance in that issue. Question of the Month "What is your biggest pet peeve?" asked to Stern, Milgrom, Sinnott, Novak, Scheele, Carlin, Gruenwald and Shooter; Special Announcements Section.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Wraiths Walk Among Us!
    The Avengers
  2. 1. Moon Patrol
    Moon Patrol
  3. 2. "And the Rocket's Red Glare!"
    The Avengers
  4. 3. Avengers Assemble!
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