(Early November 1988)

Marvel, 1988 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-weekly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Terry Kavanagh; Mike Rockwitz (assistant editor); Tom DeFalco (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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wolverine / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Buscema; Tom Sutton
Inks:
Klaus Janson; Tom Sutton
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wolverine; Tyger Tiger [Jessan Hoan]
Reprints:

Save the Tiger Part 6: Things Get Bad (Table of Contents)

Wolverine / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Klaus Janson
Colors:
Glynis Oliver
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wolverine; Tyger Tiger [Jessan Hoan; origin]; Reavers (cameo flashback); Roma (cameo flashback)
Synopsis:
While sailing on a junk, Jessan tells Wolvie the story of how she became Tyger Tiger. They find one of her ships adrift and, as they discover the crew has been killed by Roche's men, the boat explodes.
Reprints:

Elements of Terror Part 6: The Horror Within (Table of Contents)

Man-Thing / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Gerber
Pencils:
Tom Sutton
Inks:
Tom Sutton
Colors:
Petra Scotese
Letters:
Bill Oakley

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Man-Thing
Reprints:
Keywords:
monsters; occult

Crossing Lines Part 6: Shoals (Table of Contents)

Master of Kung Fu / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Doug Moench
Pencils:
Tom Grindberg
Inks:
Dave Cockrum
Colors:
Petra Scotese
Letters:
Michael Heisler

Genre:
martial arts
Characters:
Shang-Chi; Black Jack Tarr; Clive Reston; Shen Kuei; Hashioka
Synopsis:
Shang-Chi and his allies finally track down the gun shipment that will lead them to Argus and the captured Leiko.
Keywords:
kung fu

Risky Business (Table of Contents)

The Hulk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bobbie Chase
Pencils:
Jeff Purves
Inks:
Pat Redding
Colors:
Gregory Wright
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Fixit [Hulk]; Marlo Chandler; Michael Berengetti
Synopsis:
The Hulk takes on rival casino owners who attack him.
Reprints:

In Two Weeks... (Table of Contents)

Wolverine; Man-Thing; Master of Kung Fu; Sub-Mariner / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Layton
Inks:
Bob Layton
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense; martial arts; superhero
Characters:
Wolverine; Tyger Tiger [Jessan Hoan]; Shang-Chi; Man-Thing; Namor, the Sub-Mariner
Keywords:
kung fu; monsters

Indexer Notes

Presents cover art for next issue.

[Back Cover] (Table of Contents)

Man-Thing; Master of Kung Fu; Hulk / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tom Sutton; Tom Grindberg; Jeff Purves
Inks:
Tom Sutton; Dave Cockrum; Pat Redding
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense; martial arts; superhero
Characters:
Shang-Chi; Man-Thing; Mr. Fixit [Hulk]
Reprints:
Keywords:
kung fu; monsters
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wolverine
  2. 1. Save the Tiger Part 6: Things Get Bad
    Wolverine
  3. 2. Elements of Terror Part 6: The Horror Within
    Man-Thing
  4. 3. Crossing Lines Part 6: Shoals
    Master of Kung Fu
  5. 4. Risky Business
    The Hulk
  6. 5. In Two Weeks...
    Wolverine; Man-Thing; Master of Kung Fu; Sub-Mariner
  7. 6. [Back Cover]
    Man-Thing; Master of Kung Fu; Hulk
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