Alpha Flight #38 [Newsstand Edition]
(September 1986)

Marvel, 1983 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel 25th Anniversary
Barcode:
0714860296709
Editing:
Rosemary McCormick-Lowy (Assistant Editor); Carl Potts (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Alpha Flight (Marvel, 1983 series) #38 [Direct Edition].


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Ross [as dr] (signed)
Inks:
Randy Emberlin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Alpha Flight [Snowbird [Sasquatch]; Vindicator [Heather Hudson]; Shaman; Northstar]; Pestilence; Kariooq; Tolomaq; Kolomaq
Reprints:

Pestilence! (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Dave Ross
Inks:
Gerry Talaoc
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Alpha Flight [Vindicator [Heather Hudson]; Shaman; Snowbird; Aurora; Northstar; Puck; Box [Roger Bochs]; Talisman]; GUESTS: Douglas Thompson; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Byrrah; VILLAINS: Pestilence; Kariooq; Tundra; Ranaq; Tolamaq; Kolomaq; Attuma; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Dr. Strange
Synopsis:
Namor attacks Atlantis to free Marrina but is repulsed by Attuma's forces. Alpha Flight battles Pestilence who has absorbed the essence of Snowbird's child to power his evil. Things get worse when Pestilence calls the great beasts to his aid. Shaman puts on the coronet of enchantment and becomes the new Talisman to defeat the beasts and Pestilence, but their main quarry escapes with the soul of Snowbird's baby still a part of him.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Alpha Waves / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (letterhead)
Inks:
? (letterhead)
Colors:
? (letterhead)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Vindicator [Heather Hudson]

Indexer Notes

Letters of Comments from readers Matt Sewell, Jim Cunningham, David LaGassa, Paul Ferrell Brown and E. Judd.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Alpha Flight
  2. 1. Pestilence!
    Alpha Flight
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Alpha Waves
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Jochen G.
  • Mike White
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Kelly Langston-Smith