The Avengers #272 [Direct Edition]
(October 1986)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel 25th Anniversary
Editing:
Howard Mackie (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

Sub-Mariner Vs. Attuma (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Buscema (signed)
Inks:
Tom Palmer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Alpha Flight [Box [Madison Jeffries]; Snowbird]; Attuma; the Avengers [the Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Hercules; Namor the Sub-Mariner; the Wasp]

Assault on Atlantis (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
John Buscema (breakdowns)
Inks:
Tom Palmer (finishes)
Colors:
Paul Becton
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Hercules; Namor the Sub-Mariner (quits); Wasp]; Alpha Flight [Aurora; Box [Roger Bochs]; Marrina; Northstar; Puck; Shaman; Snowbird; Vindicator]; Attuma (villain); Atlanteans (villains)
Synopsis:
The Avengers and Alpha Flight assault Atlantis to rescue Marrina from Attuma. Marrina is saved but she flees due to her more monstrous appearance. Namor takes a leave of absence from the Avengers to help Marrina.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from Alpha Flight #39.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Avengers Assemble! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mark Gruenwald; ?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Mark's Remarks editorial; letters on The Avengers #266.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Sub-Mariner Vs. Attuma
    The Avengers
  2. 1. Assault on Atlantis
    The Avengers
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Avengers Assemble!
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