(Early November 1988)

Marvel, 1988 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-weekly
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.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[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]

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:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Wolverine: Save the Tiger (Marvel, 1992 series) #1 (May 1992).

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:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Nuovi Mutanti, I (Play Press, 1989 series) #6
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.

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]
Keywords:
kung fu; monsters
Editing

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
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Max Capp
  • Ramon Schenk