Avengers West Coast #56 [Direct Edition]
(March 1990)

Marvel, 1989 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel Comics
Editing:
Howard Mackie (Editor); Len Kaminski (Assistant Editor); Tom DeFalco (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Witch is Back! Darker than Scarlet... (Table of Contents)

Avengers West Coast / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Scarlet Witch; Avengers West Coast [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wonder Man; Wasp; Hank Pym]
Reprints:

Darker Than Scarlet (Table of Contents)

Avengers West Coast / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Paul Ryan
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Bill Oakley

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Scarlet Witch; Avengers West Coast [USAgent; Wasp; Wonder Man; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Hank Pym; Tigra (flashback)]; Agatha Harkness; Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Mrs. Raymond; Immortus; Lockjaw; Quicksilver; Magneto
Synopsis:
Wanda has gone mad and holds the Avengers captive.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dark Scarlet Witch storyline

Reunion (Table of Contents)

Avengers West Coast / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Paul Ryan
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Bill Oakley

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Sersi; Invaders [Captain America; Human Torch; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Bucky; Toro] (all in flashback); Iron Man
Synopsis:
Captain America and the Human Torch meet for the first time since the Torch's revival.
Reprints:

And Now... Here's That Important Announcement... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
John Byrne

Indexer Notes

Humorous page featuring John Byrne as he explains a continuity gaffe.

West Coast-Lines (Table of Contents)

West Coast-Lines / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Craig William Williams, Raoul Dennis, Yosef Vdolyak and Harry (The Rat) Ronalds. Promo's for Avengers Spotlight #30 and Avengers #315, including miniature cover previews.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Witch is Back! Darker than Scarlet...
    Avengers West Coast
  2. 1. Darker Than Scarlet
    Avengers West Coast
  3. 2. Reunion
    Avengers West Coast
  4. 3. And Now... Here's That Important Announcement...
  5. 4. West Coast-Lines
    West Coast-Lines
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