(November 1996)

Marvel, 1996 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
3.95 USD; 5.55 CAD
Pages:
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel Comics
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
75960604373600111
Editing:
Glenn Greenberg (Reprint)
Format:
standard square-bound comic

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Incredible Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Adam Kubert
Inks:
Mark Farmer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk

Indexer Notes

Cover date is December 1996, but indicia date is November 1996.

Quality of Life (Table of Contents)

Incredible Hulk / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Peter David
Pencils:
Todd McFarlane
Inks:
Pablo Marcos
Colors:
Petra Scotese
Letters:
Rick Parker
Editing:
Bob Harras

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: The Hulk; GUESTS: Rick Jones; Betty Banner; Blaire White (1st); VILLAINS: The Leader; Mike White (1st and Death)
Synopsis:
Bruce is imprisoned by a local sheriff who abuses his power and his wife; The Hulk abuses him right back.
Reprints:

Heaven is a Very Small Place! (Table of Contents)

Incredible Hulk / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Herb Trimpe
Inks:
John Severin
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Hulk
Synopsis:
The Hulk is fooled by an elaborate mirage in the desert.
Reprints:

[Cover to Marvel Fanfare #29] (Table of Contents)

Incredible Hulk / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
?
Editing:
Al Milgrom

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk
Reprints:

The Abomination! (Table of Contents)

Incredible Hulk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Hulk; GUESTS: General "Thunderbolt" Ross; Betty Ross; Major Glen Talbot; VILLAIN: Abomination (1st; Origin); CAMEO: Stranger
Synopsis:
The Stranger leaves earth with the rampaging Hulk left behind to wreak destruction on his behalf; Turning back into his alter ego, Banner surrenders himself to Gamma base and tries to kill himself with radiation to stop the Hulk's destruction; Stopped before he can use his gamma machine, the machine is instead used by a foreign spy who is transformed into the Abomination; More powerful than even the Hulk, Abomination beats the jade giant down and kidnaps Betty as he escapes from the base.
Reprints:

Whosoever Harms the Hulk..! (Table of Contents)

Incredible Hulk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

[Cover to Incredible Hulk #314] (Table of Contents)

Incredible Hulk / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Editing:
Denny O'Neil

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk; Juggernaut; Abomination; Leader; Modok; Rhino
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover art without trade dress.

Feeding Billy (Table of Contents)

Incredible Hulk / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Starlin (plot); Len Wein (script)
Pencils:
Jim Starlin (layouts)
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala (finishes)
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Editing:
Len Wein

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Hulk; GUESTS: Donnie; Marie (1st; a pair of young siblings); VILLAIN: Billy (1st and Death)
Synopsis:
Hulk is brought to a cave by two children to meet their brother, Billy, who turns out to be a monster spawned by radiation into a cannibal killer.
Reprints:

[Pin-Up] (Table of Contents)

Incredible Hulk / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bernie Wrightson
Inks:
Bernie Wrightson
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

According to the editorial notes in Marvel Super-Heroes Megazine (Marvel, 1994 series) #6 (March 1995), where this pin-up first appeared, this was intended to be used as the cover art for the never published issue #7 of that title. The Assistant Editor on that series was also Glenn Greenberg. The original pin-up was colored by Gregory Wright.

People in Glass Houses Shouldn't Hurt Hulks! (Table of Contents)

Incredible Hulk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo; Sal Buscema (coplot)
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Ben Sean
Letters:
Jim Novak
Editing:
Al Milgrom

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Hulk; VILLAIN: Glazier (1st and Death)
Synopsis:
Banner is taken in by a mysterious woman who uses her powers to transform men into glass sculptures.
Reprints:

The Origin of the Hulk! (Table of Contents)

Incredible Hulk / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Hulk (Origin); GUEST: Rick Jones
Reprints:

[Cover to Incredible Hulk Special #1] (Table of Contents)

Incredible Hulk / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Steranko
Inks:
Jim Steranko
Colors:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Hulk figure from cover reprinted. This is the original Steranko cover art as it looked before alterations were made for final publication.

It Ain't Easy Being Green... Or Is It? (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Glenn Greenberg
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Greenberg offers insights into his reasons for selecting the material for this one-shot collection.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Incredible Hulk
  2. 1. Quality of Life
    Incredible Hulk
  3. 2. Heaven is a Very Small Place!
    Incredible Hulk
  4. 3. [Cover to Marvel Fanfare #29]
    Incredible Hulk
  5. 4. The Abomination!
    Incredible Hulk
  6. 5. Whosoever Harms the Hulk..!
    Incredible Hulk
  7. 6. [Cover to Incredible Hulk #314]
    Incredible Hulk
  8. 7. Feeding Billy
    Incredible Hulk
  9. 8. [Pin-Up]
    Incredible Hulk
  10. 9. People in Glass Houses Shouldn't Hurt Hulks!
    Incredible Hulk
  11. 10. The Origin of the Hulk!
    Incredible Hulk
  12. 11. [Cover to Incredible Hulk Special #1]
    Incredible Hulk
  13. 12. It Ain't Easy Being Green... Or Is It?
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Scott Arthur
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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