Fantastic Four #296 [Direct Edition]
(November 1986)

Marvel, 1961 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.50 USD; 0.75 GBP; 1.75 CAD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel 25th Anniversary
Editing:
Michael Carlin (Editor); Bobbie Chase (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age U.S., then standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #116, 200, 358)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks:
Barry Windsor-Smith
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Thing
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover is done in Marvel's 25th anniversary trade dress.

Homecoming! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 64 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Shooter (plot); Stan Lee (script)
Pencils:
Barry Windsor-Smith (pp 1-10); Kerry Gammill (pp 6-10); Ron Frenz (pp 11-20); Allen Milgrom (pp 21-30); John Buscema (pp 31-40); Marc Silvestri (pp 41-49); Jerry Ordway (pp 50-64)
Inks:
Barry Windsor-Smith (pp 1-10); Vince Colletta (pp 6-10); Bob Wiacek (pp 11-20, 51-57); Klaus Janson (pp 21-30); Steve Leialoha (pp 31-40); Josef Rubinstein (pp 41-40); Joe Sinnott (pp 50, 58-64)
Colors:
Glynis Oliver
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Woman [Sue Storm Richards]; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]] (origin retold); Hopper Hertnecky; Wyatt Wingfoot; Alicia Masters; Subterraneans (villain); Mole Man (villain)
Synopsis:
The Fantastic Four battle the Mole Man. Thing returns to the team.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (signed); Jim Shooter (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Stan Lee and Jim Shooter talk about the 25 years of the Fantastic Four. On the inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Buscema [as B] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott [as S] (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Woman [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]

Indexer Notes

back cover

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. Homecoming!
    Fantastic Four
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
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