Marvel, 1974 Series
 

Series Timeline

See series details by issue (displays one row per issue with no gaps, by the regular issue sort order)

This page attempts to show how the issues in this series were published over time by laying them out in a timeline with alternately gray or white rows roughly corresponding to months. The correspondence is less accurate for bi-monthly, quarterly or annual books. Weekly or other more-frequent-than-monthly issues are simply grouped into the same color row by month.

The timeline feature depends on the key date field to order issues into a timeline. Please note that if the key dates are not filled out to correspond to the publication months of the issues, then the timeline will not be accurate.

Not all issues in this series have key dates, so not all can be sorted into a timeline. The following issues can be sorted:

Key Date Pub. Date On-sale date Volume Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency Barcode
1974-06-00 June 1974 ? 1 ? ? 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1974-07-00                    
1974-08-00 August 1974 ? 2 ? Marvel Comics Group 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1974-09-00 September 1974 1 3 Marvel Comics Group Marvel Comics Group 36 0.25 USD bi-monthly  
1974-10-10 October 1974 ? 4 ? ? 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1974-11-00                    
1974-12-00 December 1974 ? 5 ? ? 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1975-01-00                    
1975-02-10 February 1975 ? 6 ? ? 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1975-03-00                    
1975-04-10 April 1975 ? 7 ? ? 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1975-05-00                    
1975-06-10 June 1975 ? 8 ? ? 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1975-07-00                    
1975-08-10 August 1975 ? 9 ? ? 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1975-09-00                    
1975-10-10 October 1975 ? 10 ? ? 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1975-11-00                    
1975-12-10 December 1975 ? 11 ? ? 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1976-01-00                    
1976-02-10 February 1976 ? 12 ? ? 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1976-03-00                    
1976-04-00 April 1976 ? 13 ? Marvel Comics Group 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1976-05-00 May 1976 ? 14 ? Marvel Comics Group 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1976-06-10 June 1976 ? 15 ? ? 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1976-07-00 July 1976 1976-04-13 ? 16 Marvel Comics Group Marvel Comics Group 36 0.25 USD Monthly 0714860291407
1976-08-10 August 1976 ? 17 ? ? 36 0.25 USD ? ?
1976-08-10 August 1976   17 [30 Cent Cover] Marvel Comics Group Marvel Comics Group 36 0.30 USD Monthly 0714860291408
1976-09-00 September 1976 ? 18 ? Marvel Comics Group 36 0.30 USD ? ?
1976-10-10 October 1976 ? 19 ? ? 36 0.30 USD ? ?
1976-11-00                    
1976-12-10 December 1976 ? 20 ? ? 36 0.30 USD ? ?
1977-01-00                    
1977-02-10 February 1977 ? 21 ? ? 36 0.30 USD ? ?
1977-03-00                    
1977-04-10 April 1977 ? 22 ? ? 36 0.30 USD ? ?
1977-05-00                    
1977-06-00 June 1977 ? 23 [30 cent cover] ? ? 36 0.30 USD ? ?
1977-06-00 June 1977 ? 23 [35 cent cover price variant] ? ? 36 0.35 USD ? ?
1977-07-00                    
1977-08-00 August 1977 ? 24 [30 cent cover price] ? Marvel Comics Group 36 0.30 USD ? ?
1977-08-00 August 1977 ? 24 [35 cent cover price variant] ? Marvel Comics Group 36 0.35 USD ? ?
1977-09-00                    
1977-10-00 October 1977 ? 25 [30 cent cover] ? ? 36 0.30 USD ? ?
1977-10-00 October 1977 ? 25 [35 cent cover price variant] ? ? 36 0.35 USD ? ?
1977-11-00                    
1977-12-10 December 1977 1 26 Marvel Comics Group Marvel Comics Group 36 0.35 USD bimonthly 0714860291412
1978-01-00                    
1978-02-10 February 1978 ? 27 ? ? 36 0.35 USD ? ?
1978-03-00                    
1978-04-10 April 1978 ? 28 ? ? 36 0.35 USD ? ?
1978-05-00                    
1978-06-00 June 1978   29 Marvel Comics Group Marvel Comics Group 36 0.35 USD ? ?
1978-07-00                    
1978-08-10 August 1978 ? 30 ? ? 36 0.35 USD ? ?
1978-09-00                    
1978-10-10 October 1978 ? 31 ? ? 36 0.35 USD ? ?
1978-11-00                    
1978-12-10 December 1978 ? 32 ? ? 36 0.35 USD ? ?
1979-01-00                    
1979-02-00 February 1979 1 33 Marvel Comics Group Marvel Comics Group 36 0.35 USD bi-monthly 0714860291402
1979-02-00 February 1979 1 33 [non-newsstand bagged] Marvel Comics Group ? 36 0.35 USD bi-monthly  
1979-03-00                    
1979-04-00 April 1979 1 34 Marvel Comics Group ? 36 0.35 USD bi-monthly 0714860291404
1979-05-00                    
1979-06-00 June 1979 1 35 Marvel Comics Group ? 36 0.40 USD bi-monthly 0714860291406
1979-06-00 June 1979 1 35 [direct edition] Marvel Comics Group ? 36 0.40 USD bi-monthly  
1979-07-00                    
1979-08-00 August 1979 1 36 Marvel Comics Group ? 36 0.40 USD bi-monthly 0714860291408
1979-08-00 August 1979 1 36 [direct edition] Marvel Comics Group ? 36 0.40 USD bi-monthly  
1979-09-00                    
1979-10-00 October 1979 1 37 [direct edition] Marvel Comics Group ? 36 0.40 USD bi-monthly  
1979-10-10 October 1979 1 37 [newsstand] Marvel Comics Group ? 36 0.40 USD bi-monthly 0714860291410
1979-11-00                    
1979-12-00 December 1979 1 38 Marvel Comics Group ? 36 0.40 USD bi-monthly 0714860291412
1980-01-00                    
1980-02-00 February 1980 1 39 [newsstand] Marvel Comics Group ? 36 0.40 USD bi-monthly 0714860291402
1980-02-00 February 1980 1 39 [direct edition] Marvel Comics Group ? 36 0.40 USD bi-monthly  
1980-03-00                    
1980-04-00 April 1980 ? 40 ? Marvel Comics Group 36 0.40 USD ? ?
1980-05-00                    
1980-06-00 June 1980 ? 41 ? Marvel Comics Group 36 0.40 USD ? ?
1980-07-00                    
1980-08-10 August 1980 ? 42 ? ? 36 0.40 USD ? ?
1980-09-00                    
1980-10-10 October 1980 ? 43 ? ? 36 0.50 USD ? ?
1980-11-00                    
1980-12-10 December 1980 ? 44 ? ? 36 0.50 USD ? ?
1981-01-00                    
1981-02-10 February 1981 ? 45 ? ? 36 0.50 USD ? ?
1981-03-00                    
1981-04-10 April 1981 ? 46 ? ? 36 0.50 USD ? ?
1981-05-00                    
1981-06-00 June 1981 ? 47 ? Marvel Comics Group 36 0.50 USD ? ?
1981-07-00                    
1981-08-10 August 1981 ? 48 ? ? 36 0.50 USD ? ?
1981-09-00                    
1981-10-10 October 1981 ? 49 ? ? 36 0.50 USD ? ?
1981-11-00                    
1981-12-10 December 1981 ? 50 ? ? 36 0.50 USD ? ?
1982-01-00                    
1982-02-10 February 1982 ? 51 ? ? 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1982-03-00                    
1982-04-10 April 1982 ? 52 ? ? 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1982-05-00                    
1982-06-10 June 1982 ? 53 ? ? 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1982-07-00                    
1982-08-10 August 1982 ? 54 ? ? 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1982-09-00                    
1982-10-10 October 1982 ? 55 ? ? 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1982-11-00                    
1982-12-10 December 1982 ? 56 ? ? 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1983-01-00                    
1983-02-00 February 1983 1 57 Marvel Comics Group Marvel Comics Group 36 0.60 USD Bi-monthly 0714860291402
1983-03-00                    
1983-04-00 April 1983 ? 58 ? Marvel Comics Group 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1983-05-00                    
1983-06-00 June 1983 ? 59 ? Marvel Comics Group 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1983-07-00                    
1983-08-00 August 1983 1 60 [Direct] Marvel Comics Group Marvel Comics Group 36 0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP; 0.75 CAD bi-monthly  
1983-08-00 August 1983 1 60 [Newsstand Edition (Canada)] Marvel Comics Group Marvel Comics Group 36 0.75 CAD bi-monthly 0714860291408
1983-09-00                    
1983-10-00 October 1983 ? 61 ? Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1983-11-00                    
1983-12-00 December 1983 ? 62 ? Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1984-01-00                    
1984-02-10 February 1984 ? 63 Marvel Comics Group Marvel Comics Group 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1984-03-00                    
1984-04-10 April 1984 ? 64 ? ? 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1984-05-00                    
1984-06-10 June 1984 ? 65 ? ? 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1984-07-00                    
1984-08-10 August 1984 ? 66 ? ? 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1984-09-00                    
1984-10-10 October 1984 ? 67 ? ? 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1984-11-00                    
1984-12-00 December 1984 ? 68 [Direct Edition] ? Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.60 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.30 GBP ?  
1984-12-00 December 1984 ? 68 [Newsstand Edition] ? Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.60 USD ? ?
1985-01-00                    
1985-02-00 February 1985 1 69 [Direct] Marvel Comics Group Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.60 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.30 GBP ?  
1985-02-00 February 1985 1 69 [Newsstand] Marvel Comics Group Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.60 USD ? 0714860291402
1985-03-00                    
1985-04-10 April 1985 ? 70 ? ? 36 0.65 USD ? ?
1985-05-00                    
1985-06-10 June 1985 ? 71 ? ? 36 0.65 USD ? ?
1985-07-00                    
1985-08-00 August 1985 ? 1 72 [Direct Edition] Marvel Comics Group Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.65 USD; 0.30 GBP; 0.75 CAD bi-monthly  
1985-08-00 August 1985 ? 1 72 [Newsstand Edition] Marvel Comics Group Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.65 USD bi-monthly 0714860291408
1985-09-00                    
1985-10-00 October 1985 ? 73 [Direct] ? Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.65 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.30 GBP ?  
1985-10-00 October 1985 ? 73 [Newsstand] ? Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.65 USD ? 0714860291410
1985-11-00                    
1985-12-00 December 1985 ? 1 74 [Direct Edition] Marvel Comics Group Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.65 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.30 GBP bi-monthly  
1985-12-00 December 1985 ? 1 74 [Newsstand Edition] Marvel Comics Group Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.65 USD bi-monthly 0714860291412
1986-01-00                    
1986-02-00 February 1986 1 75 [Direct Edition] Marvel Comics Group Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.75 USD; 0.50 GBP; 0.95 CAD bi-monthly  
1986-02-00 February 1986 1 75 [Newsstand Edition] Marvel Comics Group Marvel [black, no background] 36 0.75 USD bi-monthly ?
1986-03-00                    
1986-04-00 April 1986 1 76 Marvel Comics Group Marvel 25th Anniversary 36 0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.40 GBP bi-monthly ?
1986-05-00                    
1986-06-00 June 1986 1 77 Marvel Comics Group Marvel 25th Anniversary 36 0.75 USD bi-monthly ?
1986-07-00                    
1986-08-10 August 1986 ? 78 ? ? 36 0.75 USD ? ?
1986-09-00                    
1986-10-00 October 1986 1 79 Marvel Comics Group Marvel 25th Anniversary 36 0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.40 GBP bi-monthly ?
1986-11-00                    
1986-12-10 December 1986 ? 80 ? ? 36 0.75 USD ? ?
1987-01-00                    
1987-02-10 February 1987 ? 81 ? ? 36 0.75 USD ? ?

These issues have no key date and cannot be placed in a timeline:

Key Date Pub. Date On-sale date Volume Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency Barcode
? 19 [UK Price Variant] ? ? 36 ? ?
? 25 [UK Pence Variant] ? ? 36 ? ?
? 54 [Newsstand Edition] ? ? 36 ? ?
? 66 [Direct Sales (Comic Book Stores)] ? ? 36 ? ?
? 78 [Newsstand Edition] ? ? 36 ? ?
1 79 [Newsstand Edition] ? ? 36 ? ?
? 80 [Newsstand Edition] ? ? 36 ? ?