(September 1985)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.65 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.30 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Ralph Macchio; Craig Anderson (assistant editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


...In the Service of Loki! (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Loki; Lorelei; Thor
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Signature dated 4-1-1985.

The Grand Alliance! Or Life With Loki!!! (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walter Simonson
Pencils:
Walter Simonson
Inks:
Walter Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele
Letters:
John Workman [as John Workman Jr.]

Genre:
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Beta Ray Bill; the Enchantress; the Executioner; Frigga; Heimdall; Hildy; Loki; Lorelei; Louise Simonson; Nico and his father (from Detective Comics); Sif; Thor; Walter Simonson; the Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]
Synopsis:
Thor, still under Lorelei's spell, makes his bid to put Loki in power and strikes Sif at his lover's command; Lorelei, still enamored of Loki, returns to her true love. Thanks to the wiles of the Enchantress, Thor catches his half-brother and his girl in bed and Lorelei's hold over him is broken. The Asgardians return home from Midgard.
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Indexer Notes

Last panel reads: This one's for Anne & Archie!

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jim Shooter
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes announcement of the passing of Morrie Kuramoto.

The Hammer Strikes! (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
various
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from J.H. Clark, Ian McIntosh, Duane Tremaine, Frank Collins, Jason Wilkins, Jennie DalBusco and Todd R. Adams.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ...In the Service of Loki!
    Thor
  2. 1. The Grand Alliance! Or Life With Loki!!!
    Thor
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. The Hammer Strikes!
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Max Capp
  • Steven Samuels
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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