The Transformers #1 [Newsstand Edition]
(September 1984)

Marvel, 1984 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1984-05-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Barcode:
0714860237909
Editing:
Bob Budiansky (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
First scheduled and published as bi-monthly four-issue miniseries, then became ongoing with #5

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Transformers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Sienkiewicz (painter; signed)
Inks:
Bill Sienkiewicz (painter; signed)
Colors:
Bill Sienkiewicz (painter; signed)

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Optimus Prime; Laserbeak; Gears
Reprints:

The Transformers (Table of Contents)

Transformers / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo (plot); Ralph Macchio (script)
Pencils:
Frank Springer
Inks:
Kim DeMulder
Colors:
Nel Yomtov [as Nelson Yomtov]
Letters:
Michael Higgins; Rick Parker

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Optimus Prime; Prowl; Ironhide; Cliffjumper; Sideswipe; Huffer; Bumblebee; Sunstreaker; Brawn; Mirage; Bluestreak; Jazz; Gears; Hound; Windcharger; Ratchet; Wheeljack; Trailbreaker; Ravage; Megatron; Soundwave; Rumble; Skywarp; Frenzy; Laserbeak; Starscream; Thundercracker; Buzzsaw; Buster Witwicky; Sparkplug Witwicky; Jesse; "O"
Synopsis:
A war has raged on the planet Cybertron for many millenia between the Autobots and Decepticons. That war has arrived on Earth after both parties crash land there on the ARK, the Autobot's starship.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Transformers
  2. 1. The Transformers
    Transformers
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