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Alpha Flight #23 [Direct Edition]
(June 1985)

Marvel, 1983 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.65 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.30 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Don Daley (Assistant Editor); Denny O'Neil (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.


The Unbelievable Secret of Sasquatch! (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sasquatch; Snowbird; Aurora; Puck; Talisman
Reprints:

Night of the Beast (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Bob Wiacek; Keith Williams (assist)
Colors:
Andy Yanchus
Letters:
Rick Parker

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Alpha Flight [Snowbird [Narya, Anne McKenzie]; Sasquatch (Death); Puck; Aurora; Talisman]; Douglas Thompson; Caliber; Tanaraq
Synopsis:
Snowbird is tortured by the elder gods for allowing a Great Beast to roam free. As Alpha Flight battles Caliber, Snowbird shows up and attacks Sasquatch. Sasquatch stands revealed as the great beast Tanaraq and Snowbird takes on his form and rips out his heart.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Alpha Waves / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Peter J. White, Sean Feinblum, Brandon T., Anonymous, Pam MacIsaac, Mike Leto, Kathy Hunter and Darby McGrath.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Unbelievable Secret of Sasquatch!
    Alpha Flight
  2. 1. Night of the Beast
    Alpha Flight
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Alpha Waves
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Kelly Langston-Smith