Thor #457 [Direct]
(Early January 1993)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.25 USD; 1.60 CAD; 0.85 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly except semi-monthly November, December and January
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel Comics
Editing:
Ralph Macchio
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


The Final Gauntlet! (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ron Frenz (signed)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor [Donald Blake]
Synopsis:
Cover is an homage to the cover of Thor (Marvel, 1966 series) #433 (June 1991)

Final Gauntlet! (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom DeFalco (plot; script); Ron Frenz (plot)
Pencils:
Ron Frenz
Inks:
Al Milgrom (finisher)
Colors:
Mike Rockwitz
Letters:
Dave Sharpe

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor [Eric Masterson]; Odin; Sif; Balder; Kevin Masterson; Annihilus; Absorbing Man; Gladiator; Thanos; Ulik; Titania; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Enchantress; Stellaris; Marcy Masterson; Jackie Lukus; Susan Austin; Shatterfist; The Grim Guardian; Thor [Donald Blake]
Synopsis:
Eric Masterson survives the Gauntlet of the Grim Guardian and frees the true Thor from his subconscious.
Reprints:

To Love No More (Table of Contents)

Tales of Asgard / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom DeFalco
Pencils:
Geof Isherwood
Inks:
Geof Isherwood
Colors:
Mike Rockwitz
Letters:
Rick Parker

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Heimdall; Enchantress; Thor; Sif
Synopsis:
Heimdall asks the Enchantress to marry him.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Final Gauntlet!
    Thor
  2. 1. Final Gauntlet!
    Thor
  3. 2. To Love No More
    Tales of Asgard
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Peter Croome
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Dwayne Best
  • Howard Kinyon
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Carl Gafford
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  • Max Capp
  • Darrel McCann