The Avengers #242 [Newsstand Edition]
(April 1984)

Marvel, 1963 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:
0714860245804
Editing:
Michael Carlin (Assistant Editor); Mark Gruenwald (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; later Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #200)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #242 [Direct Edition].


[Okay, Avengers, The Party's Over!!] (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Milgrom (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Hawkeye; the Scarlet Witch; She-Hulk; Starfox; Thor [Donald Blake]; the Vision; the Wasp]

"Easy Come... Easy Go!" (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Al Milgrom (breakdowns)
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein (finishes) (pages 1-11); Brett Breeding (finishes) (pages 12-21)
Colors:
Christie Scheele
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Dr. Henry Pym; Hawkeye; the Scarlet Witch; She-Hulk; Starfox; Thor [Donald Blake]; the Vision; the Wasp]; Doctor Strange (flashback); Edwin Jarvis; Jessica Drew (flashback); Mockingbird; Necrodamus (flashback)
Synopsis:
The Avengers return home to find Hawkeye has returned with his new bride, Mockingbird; Vision is also restored to his body; Thor shows up as well; Wasp tries to figure out what to do with so many Avengers; Vision detects a huge power surge in Central Park and six of the Avengers are transported away to the Secret Wars.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued in part in Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars #1.

Avengers Assemble! (Table of Contents)

Avengers Assemble! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters on The Avengers #237; Question of the Month "What is your favorite movie of all time?" asked to Stern, Milgrom, Rubinstein, Breeding, Rosen, Scheele, Carlin, Gruenwald, Fingeroth and Shooter; Special Announcements Section. Letters from readers: Mike Newman, Bill Sahin, Tom Jasper, Chad Reed, Duane Tremaine, Evan M. Lanctot

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Okay, Avengers, The Party's Over!!]
    The Avengers
  2. 1. "Easy Come... Easy Go!"
    The Avengers
  3. 2. Avengers Assemble!
    Avengers Assemble!
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