(June 2010)

Marvel, 2010 Series
 
Price:
9.99 USD; 9.99 CAD
Pages:
108
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel [white on red]
Barcode:
75960607086200111
Editing:
Cory Levin; Jeff Youngquist (Senior Editor Special Projects); Mark D. Beazley (Editor Special Projects); Jennifer Gr├╝nwald (Editor Special Projects); Alex Starbuck (Assistant Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Magazine Size
Binding:
Squarebound

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Cover A and Cover B join to create a continuous illustration, or mosaic cover.
Cover A has both US & Canadian pricing while Cover B only has US pricing. Strangely, both versions share a common UPC.
Indicia states: Manufactured between 2/15/10 and 3/5/10 by R. R. Donnelley, Glasgow, KY, USA.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alan Davis ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Widow; Miss America; Scarlet Witch; Captain Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Invisible Woman; Phoenix; Medusa; Black Cat; Kitty Pryde

Spartacus Blood and Sand (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for the Starz series Spartacus: Blood and Sand.

[Contents] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Includes panels with artwork of female superheros from varous Marvel comics.

70 Years of Witches, Widows and Warrior Women (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Greenberger
Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Article about the history of female superheroes from Marvel Comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bruce Timm
Inks:
Bruce Timm
Colors:
Bruce Timm ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wasp; Tana Nile; Namorita; Sif; Black Widow; Invisible Girl; Scarlet Witch; Marvel Girl; Contessa Valentina Allegra deFontaine; Medusa; Sharon Carter; Clea; Hela; Crystal

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane ?
Inks:
John Romita ?
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Gwen Stacy
Synopsis:
This appears to be the last page of Amazing Spiderman #121, recolored for use here.

[Mystic Comics #4] (Table of Contents)

Hercules / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Schomburg; Michael Kelleher (art reconstruction)
Inks:
Alex Schomburg; Michael Kelleher (art reconstruction)
Colors:
Michael Kelleher (color reconstruction)
Letters:
Typeset
Editing:
Cory Sedlmeier (Reconstruction Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hercules David
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

[Introducing the Black Widow] (Table of Contents)

Black Widow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kapitan (signed)
Pencils:
Harry Sahle (signed); ? [as Pacific Rim Graphics] (art reconstruction)
Inks:
Harry Sahle (signed); ? [as Pacific Rim Graphics] (art reconstruction)
Colors:
Wesley Wong (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?

Characters:
Black Widow [Claire Voyant] (introduction; origin); Satan
Synopsis:
Spirit medium Claire Voyant, momentarily influenced by Satan, curses a family after they doubt her skills. When the mother and daughter of the family die, the son blames Claire and kills her. Satan claims her soul and transforms her into the Black Widow. After giving her a tour of Hell, he allows her to go back to earth and avenge herself by killing her own murderer. Satan then tells the Black Widow that her role will be to collect the souls of evil men on earth at his direction.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Female Creators Through the Ages (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Greenberger
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Marie Severin
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Synopsis:
Article on various female creators for Marvel comics over the years.

Indexer Notes

Includes illustration of The Hulk by Marie Severin.

Inside the Batty Bullpen with Flo Steinberg! (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Greenberger; Flo Steinberg
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
An interview with Flo Steinberg about the early days of the Marvel Bullpen.

Bring on the Bad Girls (Table of Contents)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Valerie D'Orazio
Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Article about Marvel's biggest female villains.

Indexer Notes

Includes panels from various stories.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painted)
Inks:
? (painted)
Colors:
? (painted)

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Between pages 1 and 2 of the previous sequence.

[Kiss My Ass!] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Between pages 4 and 5 of sequence 10.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Listing of other volumes that feature the characters in this magazine.

[Tales of Suspense #52] (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Crimson Dynamo [Anton Vanko]; Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff]
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Crimson Dynamo Strikes Again! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Don Rico [as N. Korok] (script)
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Crimson Dynamo [Anton Vanko]; Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff] (intro); Boris; Pepper Potts; Happy Hogan
Synopsis:
The Black Widow and Boris are sent to America to kill Anton Vanko, the Crimson Dynamo, for defecting to America. They are also tasked with killing both Iron Man and Tony Stark.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Comics By Women, For Everyone (Table of Contents)

The Marvel Q&A / text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Sarah Jaffe; Jeanine Schaefer
Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
An interview of editor Jeanine Schaefer discussing the new mini-series Girl Comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Amanda Conner
Inks:
Amanda Conner
Colors:
? [as Laura]

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wolverine; Storm; Captain Marvel; Invisible Woman; Captain America; Spider-Man; Iron Man; She-Hulk
Synopsis:
She-Hulk and Iron Man are arm-wrestling.

Indexer Notes

Between pages 1 and 2 of the previous sequence.

Shop Doc (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Lucy Knisley
Pencils:
Lucy Knisley
Inks:
Lucy Knisley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; humor
Characters:
Doctor Octopus
Synopsis:
Doctor Octopus at the grocery store.

Indexer Notes

Preview from Girl Comics #1

[The Savage She-Hulk #1] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The She-Hulk Lives (Table of Contents)

She-Hulk / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
John Buscema (breakdowns); Chic Stone (finished art)
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters] (Intro/Origin); Hulk [Bruce Banner] (Origin retold in flashback); Igor Starsky (Flashback); Rick Jones (Flashback); Nick Trask's gang
Synopsis:
Bruce Banner visits his cousin Jennifer Walters, a lawyer who is defending a gangster against Nick Trask and his gang. When Jennifer is gunned down, Banner gives her a blood transfusion which accidentally turns her into She-Hulk.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

America's Nest Top Mutant Model (Table of Contents)

character profile / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Panzo
Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Phoenix [Jean Grey]; Storm; Dazzler; Blink; Emma Frost

Indexer Notes

Artwork is reprinted from various appearances of these characters over the years.

X-Love (Table of Contents)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Panzo
Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Discussion of various romantic relationships among the characters that make up the X-Men.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cyclops; Jean Grey; Pheonix

[The Uncanny X-Men #201] (Table of Contents)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rick Leonardi
Inks:
Whilce Portacio
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Cyclops; Storm
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Duel (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
Rick Leonardi
Inks:
Whilce Portacio
Colors:
Glynis Oliver
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Men--Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Rogue; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde; Rachel Summers [Phoenix II]; GUESTS: Nathan Christopher Summers [Cable; as a baby]; Professor X; Magneto; Lilandra; New Mutants--Cannonball; Illyana Rasputin [Magik]; Dani Moonstar [Mirage]; Doug Ramsey [Cypher]; Wolfsbane [Rahne]; Sunspot; Warlock; Starjammers--Corsair; Hepzibah; Raza; Ch'od; Binary [Carol Danvers]; CAMEOS: Watcher; Ronald Reagan; (Bob Dole mentioned)
Synopsis:
Cyclops and Storm duel for leadership of the X-Men; Cyclops leaves the team; Maddie's baby is Nathan Christopher Summers (later Cable); Xavier is stuck in space indefinitely.
Reprints:

The Unstoppable Spider-Girl (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Kiel Phegley
Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Article on Spider-Girl and it's becoming the longest-running female franchise at Marvel Comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Girl / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Guri Hiro
Inks:
Guri Hiro
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Girl

Women of Marvel: Celebrating 70 Years of Marvel's Greatest Super Heroines All Year! (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Upcoming projects that feature some of Marvel's female characters.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Spartacus Blood and Sand
  3. 2. [Contents]
  4. 3. 70 Years of Witches, Widows and Warrior Women
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. [Mystic Comics #4]
    Hercules
  8. 7. [Introducing the Black Widow]
    Black Widow
  9. 8. Female Creators Through the Ages
  10. 9. Inside the Batty Bullpen with Flo Steinberg!
  11. 10. Bring on the Bad Girls
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. [Kiss My Ass!]
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
  15. 14. [Tales of Suspense #52]
    Iron Man
  16. 15. The Crimson Dynamo Strikes Again!
    Iron Man
  17. 16. Comics By Women, For Everyone
    The Marvel Q&A
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
  19. 18. Shop Doc
  20. 19. [The Savage She-Hulk #1]
    She-Hulk
  21. 20. The She-Hulk Lives
    She-Hulk
  22. 21. America's Nest Top Mutant Model
  23. 22. X-Love
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
  25. 24. [The Uncanny X-Men #201]
    X-Men
  26. 25. Duel
    X-Men
  27. 26. The Unstoppable Spider-Girl
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Girl
  29. 28. Women of Marvel: Celebrating 70 Years of Marvel's Greatest Super Heroines All Year!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Vincent
  • Mike Nielsen