Alpha Flight #9 [Newsstand Edition]
(April 1984)

Marvel, 1983 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Barcode:
0714860296704
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) #9.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Sasquatch; Megan Masterson; Super-Skrull (arm only)

Things Aren't Always What They Seem (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
Andy Yanchus
Letters:
Michael Higgins

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Sasquatch [Walter Langkowski]; Kortgaard (Death); Colonel McMurdo (Death); Megan Masterson (Death); Greene (Death); Doctor Duncan (Death); Super-Skrull [also as The Thing]
Synopsis:
In an isolated research station, Dr. Langkowski is invited to study an odd cosmic radioactivity phenomenon. When the scientist locks in, the Fantastic Four's the Thing is "beamed in", forcing Langkowski to reveal his secret identity to the others. Then the other scientists are killed off and the strange visitor turns out to be someone else altogether.

A Stranger In My Mirror (Table of Contents)

Origins of Alpha Flight / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
Andy Yanchus
Letters:
Michael Higgins

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Aurora (Origin); Soeur Anne; Wolverine
Synopsis:
The young Jeanne-Marie Beaubier grows up in an orphanage and develops her powers and her dual personality. When she runs across some thugs, she deals with them easily, much to the amusement of the passing Wolverine, who suggests she contact James MacDonald Hudson.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Alpha Flight
  2. 1. Things Aren't Always What They Seem
    Alpha Flight
  3. 2. A Stranger In My Mirror
    Origins of Alpha Flight
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