(October 1974)

Marvel, 1971 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Roy Thomas ?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Diablo -- The Demon From the Fifth Dimension! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Larry Lieber
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
Annette Kaweki ?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Diablo
Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Nick Caputo, via the GCD Errors List, & January 2005.

I Saw Diablo! The Demon from the Fifth Dimension! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[T-631]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Diablo
Synopsis:
An extradimensional smoke monster invades the Earth. It could have destroyed humanity, but an adventurer tricks it by blowing out the smoke from a lighter, making it think humans can destroy it.
Reprints:
Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person. In a later, as yet unidentified story, the protagonist of this story was revealed (retconned) to be Ulysses Bloodstone.

The Strange Fate of the Statue Maker! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Luther Benedict
Synopsis:
An inventor accidentally invents a petrification device and decides to use it to turn attractive people into detailed statues. His first victim is so beautiful that he decides to release her, but accidentally petrifies himself.
Reprints:

Only a Beast! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Eadeh
Inks:
Al Eadeh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[E-14]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A bed-ridden old man hates those who will inherit his money so he establishes hypnotic control of his dimwitted caretaker to have him do away with them.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reprint is inaccurately credited to Mystic #6. Correct reprint credit and penciler credit from atlastales.com

The Little Men (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sol Brodsky
Inks:
Sol Brodsky
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
An old man creates wooden statues that Leprechauns collect.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Diablo -- The Demon From the Fifth Dimension!
  2. 1. I Saw Diablo! The Demon from the Fifth Dimension!
  3. 2. The Strange Fate of the Statue Maker!
  4. 3. Only a Beast!
  5. 4. The Little Men
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Dwayne Best