Thor #379 [Direct Edition]
(May 1987)

Marvel, 1966 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 [black, no background]
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.


[no title indexed] (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:
Fin Fang Foom; Thor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Signature dated 12-22-1986.

There Were Giants In Those Days (Or, A Discourse Between Heroes and Villains) (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walter Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Evelyn Stein
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Asgardian children [Hildy; Kevin; Mick]; Balder the Brave; the Enchantress; Fandral; Frost Giants; Heimdall; Iceman; Jormungand (the Midgard Serpent, also disguised as Fin Fang Foom); Kurse; Loki; Sif; Thor [Sigurd Jarlsen]; X-Factor [the Beast; Iceman]
Synopsis:
With Asgard still under a mystical sleep, the Frost Giants seek to awaken the Midgard Serpent to fight Thor. The dragon who shows up, however, is Fin Fang Foom but after a brief battle with our hero, its duplicity is revealed and Thor faces down Jormungand.
Reprints:

Free the Cap'n Mystery (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man; Cap'n Crunch / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cap'n Crunch; Sogmaster; Spider-Man

Indexer Notes

Comics ad for the Cap'n Crunch cereal.

The Hammer Strikes! (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
various
Letters:
typeset
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  2. 1. There Were Giants In Those Days (Or, A Discourse Between Heroes and Villains)
    Thor
  3. 2. Free the Cap'n Mystery
    Spider-Man; Cap'n Crunch
  4. 3. The Hammer Strikes!
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