(July 1985)

Marvel, 1983 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.25 USD; 1.50 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages:
52
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.


[Join them in the strangest journey ever...] (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne (signed)
Inks:
John Byrne (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Alpha Flight [Shaman; Puck; Aurora; Northstar; Talisman]; Somon

Final Conflict (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / comic story / 38 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Alpha Flight [Heather Hudson; Shaman; Snowbird; Puck; Aurora; Northstar; Talisman; Box [Walter Langkowski]]; Douglas Thompson; Roger Bochs; Somon; Tundra; Kariooq; Tolamaq
Synopsis:
Alpha Flight travels to the realm of the Great Beasts in order to recover Walter Langkowski's soul. They succeed in defeating Somon and his cohorts but, when they return to Earth with Walter's essence, they find his physical body has crumbled. The soul of Walter is placed into the Box robot. With the Great Beasts vanquished, Snowbird lets Alpha Flight believe that she has left the realm of Earth when she has really decided to settle down with her love, Doug Thompson.

Doctor... Sorceror... Hero... Alpha Flight's Shaman (Table of Contents)

Shaman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Shaman

Alpha Waves (Table of Contents)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Byrne (illustration)
Inks:
John Byrne? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Aurora (illustrations)

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Evan M. Lanctot, Michael Herbaugh, Jason Elliott, Craig Hopping, Mark Parmenter, Elvis Corten, Stewart Blandon, Nettie B. Hayden, Dan Spain, Brent Hines, Vincent Horn, Ricky L. Harbin, Mike Dolan, Zaac Aubrey and Chris Palso.

Reach for the Stars (Table of Contents)

Captain America; Young Astronaut Program / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Join them in the strangest journey ever...]
    Alpha Flight
  2. 1. Final Conflict
    Alpha Flight
  3. 2. Doctor... Sorceror... Hero... Alpha Flight's Shaman
    Shaman
  4. 3. Alpha Waves
  5. 4. Reach for the Stars
    Captain America; Young Astronaut Program
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Darrel McCann
  • Derek Reinhard
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Kelly Langston-Smith