ROM #22 [Direct Edition]
(September 1981)

Marvel, 1979 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Al Milgrom; Jack Abel (Assistant); 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 ROM (Marvel, 1979 series) #22 [Newsstand Edition].

Letters page replies by Bill Mantlo.


Silver Spaceknight and Human Torpedo Battle the Ravaging Rocketeers! (Table of Contents)

Rom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Milgrom
Inks:
Al Milgrom
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Rick Parker ?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Rom; Torpedo [Brock Jones]; Wraith Rocketeers

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

Great Rocketeers Revival! (Table of Contents)

Rom / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo (plot, script); Sal Buscema (plot)
Pencils:
Sal Buscema (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finishes)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Ben Sean
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
superhero; science fiction
Characters:
Rom; GUESTS: Brandy Clark; Jonathan Clark; Sarah Clark; Steve Jackson; Torpedo [Brock Jones]; Lorrain Jones; VILLAINS: Wraith Rocketeers
Synopsis:
The Wraith Rocketeers invade Clairton gunning for Rom and Torpedo; Rom is so impressed with the way Torpedo handles the Wraiths that he decides to leave Brock to protect Clairton while he travels back to his home planet of Galador.

Indexer Notes

Continued in Power Man and Iron Fist (Marvel, 1978 series) #73

The Body Snatcher! (Table of Contents)

The Saga of the Spaceknights / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo (plot, script); Sal Buscema (plot)
Pencils:
Sal Buscema (breakdowns), Joe Sinnott (finishes)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Ben Sean
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Terminator; Angel Elite; Mentus
Synopsis:
Terminator steals the human body of Rom and brings it back to Mentus.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Space Notes / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Michael C. Lavole, Robert Sassar, Karl Boyce, Jefery Lowndes, Bill Hall, Rob C. M. Dagleish, Andrew Richardson and Gary Wallen with replies by Bill Mantlo plus list of some of the winners of the Mighty Marvel Win-Yourself-Some-Big-Bucks Contest.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Silver Spaceknight and Human Torpedo Battle the Ravaging Rocketeers!
    Rom
  2. 1. Great Rocketeers Revival!
    Rom
  3. 2. The Body Snatcher!
    The Saga of the Spaceknights
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Space Notes
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