The Avengers #282 [Direct Edition]
(August 1987)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved By the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Gregory Wright (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

Prisoners of the Gods! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Avengers [the Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Doctor Druid; She-Hulk; Namor the Sub-Mariner]; Neptune
Reprints:

Captives (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
John Buscema (breakdowns)
Inks:
Tom Palmer (finishes)
Colors:
Christie Scheele
Letters:
Bill Oakley

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Doctor Druid; She-Hulk; Thor [Sigurd Jarlson]; Namor the Sub-Mariner (rejoins)]; Marrina; Atlanteans; Prometheus; Hercules (cameo flashback); Greek gods [Cerberus; Neptune; Pluto; Zeus (flashback); Ares (flashback); Hermes (cameo flashback)] (villains)
Synopsis:
Neptune captures Namor (recently married to Marrina) and brings him to Hades but the Sub-Mariner is able to escape with the help of Prometheus. With the aid of Namor the Avengers escape from Pluto's prison.
Reprints:

Avengers Assemble! (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 #276. Letters from Bob Nichols, Roland Mann, Suzanna Guzman, L Cpl. R. Dale Ball, John Giarrusso

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Prisoners of the Gods!
    The Avengers
  2. 1. Captives
    The Avengers
  3. 2. Avengers Assemble!
    Avengers Assemble!
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