Fantastic Four #278 [Newsstand Edition]
(May 1985)

Marvel, 1961 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.65 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Barcode:
0714860246205
Editing:
Michael Carlin (Editor); Michael Higgins (Assistant 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 series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 series) #278 [Direct Edition].


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne (signed)
Inks:
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]]; Kristoff von Doom
Reprints:
Keywords:
Baxter Building

True Lies (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Jerry Ordway
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]]; GUESTS: Alicia Masters; Franklin Richards; Wyatt Wingfoot; VILLAINS: Doombots; Kristoff; Dr. Doom; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Namor, the Sub-Mariner; CAMEOS: Psycho-Man; Hate Monger
Synopsis:
Kristoff is brainwashed by the Doombots into believing that he is Doom and destroys the Baxter Building; Full origin of Dr. Doom.
Reprints:

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.3 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership average # of copies in preceding 12 months: 441,031.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. True Lies
    Fantastic Four
  3. 2. Statement of Ownership
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Fernandez
  • Matthias Hofmann
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mark Gordon
  • Max Capp