Alpha Flight #8 [Newsstand Edition]
(March 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:
0714860296703
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) #8.


Betrayal! (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Aurora; Northstar; Deadly Ernest (hand only)

Cold Hands Cold Heart (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Alpha Flight [Aurora; Northstar]; Raymonde Belmonde (flashback); Nemesis [Danielle Belmonde] (Introduction); Deadly Ernest (Origin, Death)
Synopsis:
Northstar tracks down Aurora and Deadly Ernest but is beaten to the punch in taking him down by the mysterious Nemesis.
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Genesis (Table of Contents)

Origins of Alpha Flight / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Snowbird [Narya] (Origin); Shaman (Origin); James MacDonald Hudson; Heather Hudson
Synopsis:
Shaman is contacted by James and Heather. They want him and Snowbird to come work for Department H.
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Alpha Waves (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Dustan Leary, Sue Crawbuck, Louis Bispo, Dennis K. Catacci, T. M. Maple, Anthony Padilla, Conrad P. Felber and Allen Oliver.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Betrayal!
    Alpha Flight
  2. 1. Cold Hands Cold Heart
    Alpha Flight
  3. 2. Genesis
    Origins of Alpha Flight
  4. 3. Alpha Waves
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steven Samuels
  • Vik-Thor Rose
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Kelly Langston-Smith