(Late December 1989)

Marvel, 1988 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.65 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Biweekly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Terry Kavanagh; Kelly Corvese (Assistant); 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)

Excalibur; Black Panther / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Cockrum (signed)
Inks:
Jeff Albrecht (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Panther; Lockheed; Widget

Having a Wild Weekend Part 7: Dragon In Distress (Table of Contents)

Excalibur / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Higgins
Pencils:
Erik Larsen
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Tom Vincent; Greg Wright
Letters:
Tim Harkins

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Excalibur [Captain Britain; Nightcrawler; Phoenix [Rachel Summers]; Kitty Pryde; Meggan; Lockheed; Widget]
Synopsis:
Lockheed and Widget make like Holmes and Watson in a parody of Get Smart.

Panther's Quest Part XXV: Dawn Reunion (Table of Contents)

Black Panther / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Don McGregor
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Tom Palmer
Colors:
Mike Rockwitz
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Panther [T'Challa]; Ramonda (introduction); Anton Pretorius (villain); Elmer Gore (villain, dies)
Synopsis:
T'Challa frees himself from Gore's grasp. Gore attempts to gut T'Challa with his knife, but fails and stabs himself in the throat dying from the massive injury. T'Challa makes his way to Anton Pretorius' house and finally finds Ramonda, his mother. Ramonda tells him how, when he was a small child, she came to South Africa for her father's funeral. During her time there she joined a protest against the police and was arrested. Pretorius freed her and made her "disappear" imprisoning her in his home. T'Challa confronts Pretorius but decides not to kill him and leaves with Ramonda for Wakanda.
Reprints:

To Slay the Devil (Table of Contents)

Devil-Slayer / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Dwight Zimmerman
Pencils:
Rodney Ramos
Inks:
Jim Sanders
Colors:
Mike Rockwitz
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Devil-Slayer

Next Issue (Table of Contents)

Excalibur; Wonder Man; Wolverine; Hulk / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mark Badger
Inks:
Mark Badger
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Britain; Phoenix [Rachel Summers]; Kitty Pryde; Meggan; Lockheed; Wonder Man; Hawkeye; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Wolverine; Hulk

Indexer Notes

Presents cover art for next issue.

[Back cover] (Table of Contents)

Devil-Slayer / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Cockrum
Inks:
Jeff Albrecht
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Devil-Slayer
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Excalibur; Black Panther
  2. 1. Having a Wild Weekend Part 7: Dragon In Distress
    Excalibur
  3. 2. Panther's Quest Part XXV: Dawn Reunion
    Black Panther
  4. 3. To Slay the Devil
    Devil-Slayer
  5. 4. Next Issue
    Excalibur; Wonder Man; Wolverine; Hulk
  6. 5. [Back cover]
    Devil-Slayer
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
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