([March] 2011)

Marvel, 2011 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
24.99 USD
Pages
232
On-sale Date
2011-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
978-0-7851-5303-0 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780785153030
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
cardstock cover
Binding
softcover
Publishing Format
collected edition

Issue Notes

Incomplete index.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Steve Epting
Inks
Steve Epting
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Woman [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]]

The Fantastic Four! (Table of Contents: 1)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
George Klein; Sol Brodsky ? (see notes)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
V-372
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]] (introduction, origin); the Mayor of Central City
Synopsis
Dr. Reed Richards takes his friends on a rocket trip that changes their lives forever.
Reprints
Keywords
automobiles; cosmic rays; fighter jets; flare guns; missiles; parachutes; rockets; spacecraft

Enter -- The Exquisite Elemental (Table of Contents: 2)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee; Jack Kirby (co-plot)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic; Crystal; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing]; Wizard
Synopsis
Crystal joins the team while Sue is recovering from Franklin's birth. The Wizard attacks the Baxter Building.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Kirby's co-plot credit is widely acknowledged by Lee and Kirby in numerous interviews. Credit here reads: "Proudly produced by: Stan (The Man) Lee and Jack (King) Kirby."

Omega the Ultimate Enemy (Table of Contents: 3)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Petra Goldberg
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
1226Z
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Medusa; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing]; Inhumans [Black Bolt; Quicksilver; Crystal; Gorgon; Karnak; Triton]; Omega (villain); Maximus (villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Medusa gets an FF uniform; Torch changes from blue to red togs; Crystal snubs the Torch for Quicksilver.

Where Have All the Powers Gone? (Table of Contents: 4)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Rich Buckler (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Phil Rachelson
Letters
Joe Rosen

Job Number
JV234
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Ben Grimm; Power Man [Luke Cage]]; Alicia Masters; Wrecker
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Luke Cage replaces Ben Grimm in the FF until #170.

Home Are the Heroes (Table of Contents: 5)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
John Byrne
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Michael Higgins

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]]; Edwin Jarvis; Alicia Masters; The Avengers [Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]; Mockingbird [Bobbi Morse]; Vision; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Starfox [Eros]]; Franklin Richards; The Thing [Ben Grimm] (Flashback Cameo)
Synopsis
Reed, Johnny and Ben disappear for the Secret War and Sue is left with some of the Avengers trying to figure out where everyone went. When they return, Sue learns that Ben has stayed behind and She-Hulk is the newest member of the Fantastic Four. Sue has complications with the baby.
Reprints
Keywords
Secret Wars

Indexer Notes

Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars #1-12 take place during this story.

Good-Bye! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Steve Englehart
Pencils
John Buscema (layouts); Joe Sinnott (pencils)
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
John Workman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Woman [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Crystal; Ms. Marvel [Sharon Ventura]]; Franklin Richards; Luna; Alicia Masters; Diablo
Synopsis
Mr. Fantastic and Invisible Woman leave Four Freedoms Plaza. The Fantastic Four battle Diablo.
Reprints
Keywords
Four Freedoms Plaza

Big Trouble on Little Earth! (Table of Contents: 7)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Simonson
Pencils
Arthur Adams
Inks
Art Thibert
Colors
Steve Buccellato
Letters
Bill Oakley

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Ms. Marvel [Sharon Ventura]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Woman [Sue Storm Richards]]; New Fantastic Four (introduction) [Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Wolverine; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Ghost Rider [Danny Ketch]]; Franklin Richards; Alicia Masters; Mole Man (villain); Skrulls (villain); De'Lila [also as Nebula; Namor, the Sub-Mariner] (villain); Colossus (cameo); She-Hulk (cameo); Iron Man [Tony Stark] (cameo); Storm (cameo); Captain America [Steve Rogers] (cameo); Thor (cameo); Doctor Strange (cameo); Daredevil [Matt Murdock] (cameo); Black Panther (cameo); Jean Grey (cameo)
Synopsis
The Fantastic Four are defeated by the rogue Skrull, De'Lila. The Skrulls, chasing De'Lila, land on Monster Island to the great chagrin of the Mole Man. De'Lila impersonates Sue and chooses a new Fantastic Four to help her keep the Skrulls at bay.
Reprints

My Enemy, My Son! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Tom DeFalco (plot, script); Paul Ryan (plot)
Pencils
Paul Ryan
Inks
Danny Bulanadi
Colors
Gina Going
Letters
David Sharpe [as Dave Sharpe]

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Woman [Sue Storm Richards]; Lyja the Laserfist]; Roberta the Receptionist; Ant-Man [Scott Lang]; Paibok the Power Skrull (in dream sequence); Psi-Lord [Franklin Richards]; Malice [Evil Sue Richards]
Reprints

A Clear & Present Danger (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Carlos Pacheco (co-plotter); Rafael Marin (co-plotter); Jeph Loeb (words)
Pencils
Stuart Immonen
Inks
Wade Von Grawbadger
Colors
Liquid! Graphics
Letters
Richard Starkings; Jason Levine [as Jason]; Comicraft

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Invisible Woman; the Thing; Mister Fantastic; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Namor the Sub-Mariner; E. H. Harrelson; Lenny Ballinger [Damage Control]; Hellscout; Annihilus; Gornkai; She-Hulk; Ant-Man [Scott Lang]; Namorita; Maximus
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Jesus Merino is credited for inks, which is in error. Correct inker is mentioned on letters page of issue #43.

Reconstruction: Chapter One From the Ridiculous to the Sublime (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Dwayne McDuffie
Pencils
Paul Pelletier
Inks
Rick Magyar
Colors
Paul Mounts
Letters
Virtual Calligraphy [as VC]; Rus Wooton

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Black Panther [T'Challa]; Storm; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing]; Mr. Fantastic (leaves team); Invisible Woman (leaves team); Stardust; Tony Stark (flashback, Director of SHIELD); Stardust; W'Kabi; Michael Collins [former Deathlok]; Watcher [Uatu]; Epoch; Stardust; Silver Surfer
Synopsis
Sue and Reed take a vacation; T'Challa and Storm offer to step in. Michael Collins contacts the Fantastic Four about the desecration of the grave of dead hero Gravity. The trail leads to Epoch.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Human Torch and Thing don black and white versions of their Fantastic Four outfits.

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. The Fantastic Four!
    Fantastic Four
  3. 2. Enter -- The Exquisite Elemental
    Fantastic Four
  4. 3. Omega the Ultimate Enemy
    Fantastic Four
  5. 4. Where Have All the Powers Gone?
    Fantastic Four
  6. 5. Home Are the Heroes
    Fantastic Four
  7. 6. Good-Bye!
    Fantastic Four
  8. 7. Big Trouble on Little Earth!
    Fantastic Four
  9. 8. My Enemy, My Son!
    Fantastic Four
  10. 9. A Clear & Present Danger
    Fantastic Four
  11. 10. Reconstruction: Chapter One From the Ridiculous to the Sublime
    Fantastic Four
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Mark Q