(December 1984)

Marvel, 1984 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD; 0.50 GBP; 1.00 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Tom DeFalco
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Limited Series

Amid the Chaos, There Comes a Costume --! (Table of Contents)

Marvel Super Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Zeck [as MZ] (signed)
Inks:
John Beatty [as JB] (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Mr. Fantastic; Hulk; Thing; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; She-Hulk; Hawkeye; Iron Man [James Rhodes]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Doctor Octopus; Titania; Molecule Man; Enchantress; Bulldozer; Wrecker
Reprints:

Invasion (Table of Contents)

Marvel Super Heroes / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Shooter
Pencils:
Michael Zeck
Inks:
John Beatty; Jack Abel; Mike Esposito
Colors:
Christie Scheele
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
HEROES: Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing; Professor X; Cyclops; Storm; Colossus; Rogue; Nightcrawler; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [James Rhodes]; She-Hulk; Thor; Wasp; Hawkeye; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Hulk; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Spider-Woman [Julia Carpenter]; Zsaji; VILLAINS: Dr. Doom; Galactus; Magneto; Dr. Octopus; Lizard; Klaw; Ultron; Enchantress; Molecule Man; Absorbing Man; Wrecker; Thunderball; Piledriver; Bulldozer; Titania; Volcana
Synopsis:
The heroes invade the bad guy's base in retaliation for the death of the Wasp; They soundly trounce the bad guys and capture most of them; As they return to their base with a badly wounded She-Hulk, they discover that Wasp is not dead but was healed by Zsaji; When Spidey notices that Thor's costume has been restored, he is directed to a machine that spits out a small black ball which quickly covers him and becomes his new costume; Xavier contacts the heroes and tells them that Galactus has begun to eat Battleworld.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

First chronological appearance of Venom (as new Spider-Man costume). Spidey's new black costume only appears on the last two pages of the story. This issue came out 7 months after ASM #252. Wasp returns from dead.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Amid the Chaos, There Comes a Costume --!
    Marvel Super Heroes
  2. 1. Invasion
    Marvel Super Heroes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • John Henning