Avengers Annual #16 [Direct Edition]
(1987)

Marvel, 1967 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
annually
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Mark Gruenwald (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age U.S., later Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
most squarebound, some saddle-stitched (#10-16)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Fifteen Avengers Battle the Warriors of Death! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Layton (signed)
Inks:
Bob Layton (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Avengers [the Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Dr. Druid; She-Hulk; Thor]; the Legion of the Unliving [the Black Knight [Sir Percy]; Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Dracula; Drax; the Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]; Hyperion; Nighthawk; the Red Guardian [Alexei Shostakov]; the Swordsman; Terrax]; the West Coast Avengers [Dr. Pym; Hawkeye; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Mockingbird; Moon Knight; Wonder Man]
Reprints:

The Day Death Died!; (Chapter 1) (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom DeFalco
Pencils:
Bob Hall (breakdowns)
Inks:
Tom Palmer (finishes)
Colors:
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]
Letters:
Ken Lopez

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Avengers [the Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; the Black Panther (flashback); Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Dr. Druid; She-Hulk; Thor; the Wasp]; the Collector (flashback); Death; the Grandmaster; the Legion of the Unliving [Baron Blood; the Black Knight [Sir Percy]; Bucky; Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Dracula; Drax; the Executioner; the Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]; Hyperion; Korvac; Nighthawk; the Red Guardian [Alexei Shostakov]; the Swordsman; Terrax]; the Silver Surfer; the Thing (flashback); Vanguard (flashback); the West Coast Avengers [Dr. Pym; Hawkeye; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Mockingbird; Moon Knight; Tigra; Wonder Man]; Wolverine (flashback)
Synopsis:
The Grandmaster pits the Avengers east and west coast against a horde of dead heroes and villains for the ultimate stakes.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from West Coast Avengers Annual #2.

Hawkeye! Thor! Doctor Pym!; (Chapter 2) (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom DeFalco
Pencils:
John Romita Jr. (breakdowns)
Inks:
Bill Sienkiewicz (finishes)
Colors:
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]
Letters:
Ken Lopez

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Avengers [Dr. Pym; Hawkeye; Thor]; the Legion of the Unliving [the Executioner; Nighthawk; the Swordsman]
Reprints:

Captain Marvel! She-Hulk! Moon Knight! Tigra!; (Chapter 3) (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom DeFalco
Pencils:
Keith Pollard (breakdowns)
Inks:
Al Williamson (finishes)
Colors:
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]
Letters:
Ken Lopez

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Avengers [Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Moon Knight; She-Hulk; Tigra]; the Legion of the Unliving [Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Death Adder; Drax; the Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]]
Reprints:

The Silver Surfer!; (Chapter 4) (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom DeFalco
Pencils:
Marshall Rogers
Inks:
Bob Layton
Colors:
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]
Letters:
Ken Lopez

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Death; the Grandmaster; Korvac; the Silver Surfer
Reprints:

Iron Man! Mockingbird! The Black Knight! Doctor Druid!; (Chapter 5) (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom DeFalco
Pencils:
Jackson Guice (breakdowns)
Inks:
Kevin Nowlan (finishes)
Colors:
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]
Letters:
Ken Lopez

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Avengers [the Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Dr. Druid; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Mockingbird]; Death; the Grandmaster; the Legion of the Unliving [the Black Knight [Sir Percy]; Dracula; the Red Guardian [Alexei Shostakov]; Terrax]
Reprints:

Captain America! The Wasp! Wonder Man!; (Chapter 6) (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom DeFalco
Pencils:
Ron Frenz (breakdowns)
Inks:
Bob Wiacek (finishes)
Colors:
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]
Letters:
Ken Lopez

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; the Wasp; Wonder Man]; the Legion of the Unliving [Baron Blood; Bucky; Hyperion]
Reprints:

Captain America! Hawkeye!; (Chapter 7) (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom DeFalco
Pencils:
Bob Hall (breakdowns)
Inks:
Tom Palmer (finishes)
Colors:
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]
Letters:
Ken Lopez

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Avengers [the Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Dr. Druid; She-Hulk; Thor; the Wasp]; Death; Dracula; the Grandmaster; the Silver Surfer; the West Coast Avengers [Dr. Pym; Hawkeye; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Mockingbird; Moon Knight; Tigra; Wonder Man]
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Fifteen Avengers Battle the Warriors of Death!
    The Avengers
  2. 1. The Day Death Died!; (Chapter 1)
    The Avengers
  3. 2. Hawkeye! Thor! Doctor Pym!; (Chapter 2)
    The Avengers
  4. 3. Captain Marvel! She-Hulk! Moon Knight! Tigra!; (Chapter 3)
    The Avengers
  5. 4. The Silver Surfer!; (Chapter 4)
    The Avengers
  6. 5. Iron Man! Mockingbird! The Black Knight! Doctor Druid!; (Chapter 5)
    The Avengers
  7. 6. Captain America! The Wasp! Wonder Man!; (Chapter 6)
    The Avengers
  8. 7. Captain America! Hawkeye!; (Chapter 7)
    The Avengers
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