(26th June 1980)

Marvel UK, 1979 Series
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Price:
0.12 GBP
Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
Every Thursday
On-sale date:
1980-06-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics UK LTD
Brand:
Marvel Comics Presents
Editing:
Dez Skinn; Paul Neary
Color:
Colour cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Magazine size
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

["Marvel Comics Presents"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Doctor (Fourth); Alpha Centauri; Exxilons; Solonian

[Styggron] (Table of Contents)

Doctor Who Pin-Up / photo story / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Styggron

Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons; John Lloyd
Inks:
Dave Gibbons; John Lloyd
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Doctor (Fourth); Sharon Davies; Cyberleader Maxel

Doctor Who The Time Witch (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Doctor (Fourth); Sharon Davies; Brimo, the Time Witch; Meltron
Synopsis:
The Doctor is finally confronted by Brimo, and the two exert such willpower on Meltron that he splits into two beings who battle one another. The Doctor, Sharon, and Brimo dash into another part of the castle, and Brimo summons an army of killers to take care of the intruders.
Reprints:

Alien Encounters (Table of Contents)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Exxilons; Alpha Centauri; Exxilon Antibodies; Azal; Dr. Sondergaard; Solonian; Commander Stewart; Magog; Styggron; Wirrn; Monoids; Axons
Synopsis:
A discussion of some of the monsters The Doctor has encountered, and how looks can sometimes be deceiving when determining if a creature is good or evil.

Enter...The Subscriptions! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Dalek Tapes (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dalek Emperor
Synopsis:
The Daleks destroy the planet Alvega after deciding that they will not be able to take it over. They move on Solturis, and pose as peaceful visitors while determining the defensive capabilities of the planet.

["Attention all UNIT undercover agents!"] (Table of Contents)

UNIT Hotline / text article / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
UNIT Soldier; Eldrad
Synopsis:
Information from U.N.I.T. about aliens.

["Take one lone man, shipwrecked on a strange isle..."] (Table of Contents)

Dr. Who's Time Tales / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Gundar
Synopsis:
A man is shipwrecked on an island populated by cursed Vikings. The man, a descendant of the Viking captain who cursed the men, releases the condemned men.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Additional brief dialogue from Fourth Doctor added as introduction.

["School teacher writes for Dr Who"] (Table of Contents)

Gallifrey Guardian / text article / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
News on Doctor Who television series and ancillary media.

["Middle Age Missile"] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Facts / text article / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
The Doctor (Fourth)
Synopsis:
Amazing facts from history and science.

Black Legacy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
John Lloyd
Inks:
John Lloyd
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Cyberleader Maxel
Synopsis:
The Apocalypse Device continues to decimate the Cyberman contingent on Goth, until only Maxel remains. He gathers the weapons they have recovered, and prepares to do battle with the ultimate weapon.
Reprints:

Starburst (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["The Marvel Summer Specials Are Here"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Marvel Comics Presents"]
  2. 1. [Styggron]
    Doctor Who Pin-Up
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. Doctor Who The Time Witch
  5. 4. Alien Encounters
  6. 5. Enter...The Subscriptions!
  7. 6. The Dalek Tapes
  8. 7. ["Attention all UNIT undercover agents!"]
    UNIT Hotline
  9. 8. ["Take one lone man, shipwrecked on a strange isle..."]
    Dr. Who's Time Tales
  10. 9. ["School teacher writes for Dr Who"]
    Gallifrey Guardian
  11. 10. ["Middle Age Missile"]
    Fantastic Facts
  12. 11. Black Legacy
  13. 12. Starburst
  14. 13. ["The Marvel Summer Specials Are Here"]
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