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Alpha Flight #18 [Newsstand Edition]
(January 1985)

Marvel, 1983 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Barcode:
0714860296701
Editing:
Linda Grant (Assistant Editor); Denny O'Neil (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) #18 [Direct Edition].


[A new role for Heather...a decision for Snowbird...and Shaman meets the ultimate menace!] (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Byrne (signed)
Inks:
Bob Wiacek (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Heather Hudson; Snowbird; Douglas Thompson; Shaman; Ranaq
Reprints:

How Long Will A Man Lie In The Earth 'Ere He Rot? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Bob Wiacek
Colors:
Andy Yanchus
Letters:
Rick Parker

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Alpha Flight [Heather Hudson; Puck; Northstar; Shaman; Snowbird [Narya, Anne McKenzie]]; Douglas Thompson; Elizabeth Twoyoungmen; Lucas Stang; Ranaq [Emily Stang]
Synopsis:
Heather begins to try and get Alpha Flight back together. Shaman and Elizabeth face off against the great beast Ranaq and Shaman is impressed by his daughter's innate magical abilities that have come to the surface during the battle.
Reprints:

Alpha Waves (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Gerald Theopolis Butler, Cory Daniel K. Caponero, Chris Weppler, Sam Hughes and Elizabeth Holden.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [A new role for Heather...a decision for Snowbird...and Shaman meets the ultimate menace!]
    Alpha Flight
  2. 1. How Long Will A Man Lie In The Earth 'Ere He Rot?
    Alpha Flight
  3. 2. Alpha Waves
    Alpha Waves
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Steven Samuels
  • Vik-Thor Rose
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Kelly Langston-Smith