Marvel Masterworks: Ka-Zar #1 [Regular Edition]
([January] 2013)

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Volume
1
Price
69.99 USD
Pages
320
On-sale date
2013-01-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand
?
ISBN
978-0-7851-5957-5 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780785159575 56999
Editing
Cory Sedlmeier (collection editor); Nickel DesignWorks (book design)
Color
Color
Binding
Hardcover; Dustjacket
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

Marvel Masterworks Ka-Zar Volume 1 (Table of Contents)

Ka-Zar / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Herb Trimpe
Colors
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Quor
Reprints

Marvel Masterworks Presents Ka-Zar Volume 1 (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Collecting Marvel Super-Heroes No. 19, Astonishing Tales Nos. 1-16 & Savage Tales No. 1

Marvel Masterworks Credits (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Letters
typeset

Marvel Masterworks Contents (Table of Contents: 3)

Ka-Zar / table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Jim Starlin
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Art from Astonishing Tales (Marvel, 1970 series) #16 cover.

Introduction (Table of Contents: 4)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Herb Trimpe
Colors
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Quor
Reprints

My Father, My Enemy! (Table of Contents: 6)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake; Steve Parkhouse
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar (origin details); Plunderer; Nuba; Quor; Reptile Men; Sagyr and the Golden People; Vanessa Marlowe; Mr. Marlowe; Lord Plunder (flashback)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Ka-Zar appearance between INCREDIBLE HULK #111 and X-MEN #62.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
Marie Severin ?
Letters
Sam Rosen; Morrie Kuramoto (top caption)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the clutches of Kraven the Hunter!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Kraven the Hunter; Zabu; Doctor Doom; Doomsman
Reprints

The Power of Ka-Zar! (Table of Contents: 8)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sam Grainger
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Kraven
Synopsis
Kraven the Hunter sets his sights on capturing Zabu, knocking out Ka-Zar in the process and then returning to New York with Zabu as his captive.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Ka-Zar appearance after X-MEN #63.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Verpoorten
Colors
?
Letters
Morrie Kuramoto

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our Master of Menace--At the Mercy of the Doomsman!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Kraven; Zabu; Doctor Doom; The Doomsman; Prince Rudolfo
Reprints

Frenzy on the Fortieth Floor! (Table of Contents: 10)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Jack Kirby; Barry Windsor-Smith ?; Marie Severin ?
Inks
Sam Grainger
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Kraven; Garokk the Petrified Man (introduction); Zabu
Synopsis
Ka-Zar tracks down Kraven in New York and frees Zabu.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Partly redrawn: page 2 panel 1; page 4 panel 3; page 5 panels 2 and 3; page 10 panels 5 and possibly 2 (Ka-Zar redrawn by uncredited artists). The Ka-Zar face in page 2 panel 1 is possibly by Barry Smith (who pencilled the Ka-Zar story in Astonishing Tales #3) but the Ka-Zar figures in page 4 panel 3 and page 5 panels 2 and 3 are by a different artist again, possibly Marie Severin.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Marie Severin; John Romita (alterations)
Inks
Mike Esposito; John Romita (alterations)
Colors
Marie Severin ?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
adventure
Characters
Doctor Doom; The Doomsman; Ka-Zar; Zabu
Reprints

Back to the Savage Land (Table of Contents: 12)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Sam Grainger
Colors
?
Letters
Art Simek

Job Number
400Z
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zaladane (Queen Priestess of Garokk the Sun-God, introduction); Tongah (introduction); Garokk the Petrified Man (origin); Zabu
Synopsis
Ka-Zar and the Petrified Man return to the Savage Land where Zaladane, Queen Priestess of Garokk, the Sun-God has destroyed Tongah's village and killed his family. They arrive just in time to see Zaladane leading her people to attack the kingdom of the lizard-men.
Reprints
Keywords
Savage Land

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jungle Lord vs: Sun God!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom
Reprints

The Sun God! (Table of Contents: 14)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway [as Gerard Conway]
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Sam Grainger
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Job Number
407Z
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zaladane (villain); Garokk the Sun-God (formerly the Petrified Man); Zabu; Tongah; the Vala-Kuri (introduction)
Synopsis
The Petrified Man is turned into Garokk, the Sun God and he stops the attack on the Vala-Kuri by Zaladane and her people. Zaladane rejects Garokk and continues to attack Ka-Zar.
Reprints
Keywords
Savage Land

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Buscema; Marie Severin (alterations)
Inks
John Verpoorten; Marie Severin (alterations)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is your finish, Doom!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Doctor Doom; Red Skull; Ka-Zar; Zabu
Reprints

Rampage! (Table of Contents: 16)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Mike Stevens

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Garokk; Zaladane; Guardian of the Pool; Tongah; Zabu
Synopsis
Ka-Zar is taken to the Pool that Garokk drank from that made him immortal. He is attacked by the Guardian of the Pool but he manages to defeat him and then cast Garokk into the Pool where he loses his immortality and dies.
Reprints
Keywords
Savage Land

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Morrie Kuramoto

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Beware the Man-God men call Damon!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Damon; Tongah; Doctor Doom; Black Panther
Reprints

'Ware the Winds of Death! (Table of Contents: 18)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
?
Letters
Art Simek

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Tongah; Damon (introduction, villain); Barbara Morse (introduction); Lelania; Tatia (Tongah's sister, introduction); Emuel (Tongah's brother, introduction)
Reprints
Keywords
Savage Land

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Herb Trimpe (signed)
Inks
Herb Trimpe (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Morrie Kuramoto

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Strike, Zabu! A God must die...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Damon; Doctor Doom; Black Panther
Reprints

Deluge! (Table of Contents: 20)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Herb Trimpe
Inks
Herb Trimpe
Colors
?
Letters
Art Simek

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Tongah; Damon (villain); Barbara Morse; Tatia (merges with Lelania); Emuel; Lelania (resurrected in Tatia's body)
Synopsis
The battle with Damon ends when Lelania takes over Tatia's body and takes Damon away.
Reprints
Keywords
Savage Land

Indexer Notes

Next Ka-Zar story in Savage Tales #1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
Marie Severin ?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
War at the bottom of the world!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Dr. Paul Allen; Doctor Doom (inset)
Reprints

The Battle of New Britannia! (Table of Contents: 22)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas; Gary Friedrich
Pencils
Herb Trimpe
Inks
Tom Sutton
Colors
?
Letters
Art Simek

Job Number
697 Z ?
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Barbara Morse; Germans of Lost Lake (introduction, villain); British of New Brittannia (introduction); Paul Allen (introduction); Wilhelm (New Britannian); Reggie (New Britannian)
Synopsis
While flying to see Ka-Zar in the Savage Land Barbara Morris and Paul Allen crash, with Paul being saved by Ka-Zar and Barbara being rescued by the British of New Britannia. Ka-Zar and Paul don't know that Barbara has been saved so they venture into the Lost Lake to save her.
Reprints
Keywords
Savage Land

Indexer Notes

This story is continued in issue #10.

This Badge Bedeviled! (Table of Contents: 23)

Brothers Link / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein; Mike Friedrich (plot)
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
540Z
Characters
Joshua Link (introduction, origin); Damian Link (introduction, origin); Jeff Hanley (death); Brackett; Monk (death)
Synopsis
While Damian Link is trying to stop a robbery he and his twin brother Joshua Link are somehow linked together by experimental rays. Later when his gang tries to kill him Joshua is able to summon Damian to help him. While helping Joshua Damian finds himself with new powers when Joshua's energy enters his body.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Man vs. beast--in a savage land!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-zar; Iranda; Zabu
Reprints

The Legend of the Lizard Men! (Table of Contents: 25)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
?
Letters
Art Simek

Job Number
633Z
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-zar; Iranda (villain, introduction, death); Lizard Men (introduction); Zabu; Lowani
Synopsis
When Ka-Zar goes in search of missing women and men from a local village, he finds the woman, Iranda and the Lizard Men. She takes him to her castle where he sees one of the missing women. When he tries to rescue her, the Lizard Men attack him. He is barely able to escape but when he does, he takes Iranda's crown with him. With her crown gone, at moonrise her enchantment wears off and she becomes a Lizard being. After she dies, her enchantments fade and the Lizard Men turn back into the missing warriors from the village.
Reprints
Keywords
Savage Land

Indexer Notes

This story takes place after the story in Savage Tales #1 and before the story in Astonishing Tales #8.

To Die In Flames! (Table of Contents: 26)

Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane; John Romita (alterations)
Inks
Joe Sinnott; John Romita (alterations)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Zabu figure by John Romita.

To End In Flame! (Table of Contents: 27)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas; Gerry Conway
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Sal Buscema
Colors
?
Letters
Art Simek

Job Number
809Z
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Barbara Morse; Germans of Lost Lake (villains); Heinrich Draco (introduction, death); Paul Allen; Heida; Gerhad Draco; Captain Christopher (introduction, death); Jonathan Christopher
Synopsis
Ka-Zar uncovers the truth that Heinrich Draco and Captain Christopher, the leaders of the two warring factions in New Britannia, know that the war is over and are prolonging it for their own reasons. He and Zabu manage to stop the two when they try to blow up the Savage Land by dropping a bomb into a volcano.
Reprints
Keywords
Savage Land

Indexer Notes

This story is continued from issue #8.

Maa-Gor the Man-Ape! (Table of Contents: 28)

Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
John Romita
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Sam Rosen; Morrie Kuramoto

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Maa-Gor
Reprints

A Day of Tigers! (Table of Contents: 29)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen

Job Number
747-Z
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar (also in detailed origin flashback); Zabu (also in origin flashback); Parnival Plunder (Ka-Zar's brother, flashback); Lord Plunder (Ka-Zar's father, dies in flashback); Maa-Gor (flashback); Barbara Morse; Paul Allen; Spassky; Willis; Swamp Men of the Savage Land (flashback)
Synopsis
The origin of Ka-Zar and Zabu, including the tale of Lord Plunder's first visit to the Savage Land.
Reprints
Keywords
Savage Land

Terror Stalks the Everglades! (Table of Contents: 30)

Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Barbara Morse; Dr. Paul Allen
Reprints

Terror Stalks the Everglades! (Table of Contents: 31)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (pages 1-9, 17-21)
Pencils
John Buscema (pages 1-9, 17-21)
Inks
Dan Adkins (pages 1-9, 17-21)
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza (pages 1-9, 17-21) [as Jon Costa]

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Man-Thing; A.I.M. (villain); Barbara Morse; Paul Allen; Dr. Wilma Calvin (introduction); Dr. Wendell (introduction)
Synopsis
Ka-Zar and Zabu fly to the Everglades to help Barbara Morse and Paul Allen search for Ted Sallis. Once there they encounter the Man-Thing and AIM agents.
Reprints
Keywords
Everglades; Miami

Indexer Notes

Man-Thing was last seen in Savage Tales #1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Man-Thing / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein (pages 10-16)
Pencils
Neal Adams (pages 10-16); John Romita (alterations; see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen (pages 10-16); Morrie Kuramoto (see notes)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis] (origin flashback); Ellen Brandt (flashback); Dr. Wilma Calvin; Jasper Petrie; Paul Allen; Barbara Morse
Synopsis
Dr Calvin gets shot by nervous townspeople after Ted Sallis has become Man-Thing.
Reprints
Keywords
Everglades; Florida

Indexer Notes

Man-Thing was last seen in Savage Tales #1. This story is inserted as a flashback within the Ka-Zar story.

The Mark of the Man-Thing! (Table of Contents: 33)

Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rich Buckler (signed)
Inks
Rich Buckler (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Man-Thing; Zabu
Reprints

Man-Thing! (Table of Contents: 34)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Rich Buckler (pages 1-6); John Buscema (pages 7-20)
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
930 Z
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Man-Thing; A.I.M. (villain); Barbara Morse; Paul Allen (revealed as an agent of A.I.M., death); Dr. Wilma Calvin; Dr. Wendell (death); R-17 (death); Q-5; T-14; Willie
Synopsis
Ka-Zar (with the help of AIM) manages to capture the Man-Thing and he is transported to the lab. He escapes and follows Ka-Zar and Barbara Morse when they go searching for the kidnapped Dr. Calvin. They find and save Dr. Calvin but the traitorous Paul Allen is killed by the Man-Thing.
Reprints
Keywords
Everglades

Indexer Notes

Man-Thing's next appearance is in Adventure Into Fear #10. Ka-Zar continues in Astonishing Tales #15.

The Monster--and the Machine! (Table of Contents: 35)

Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Gil Kane (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Carla
Reprints

The Night of the Looter! (Table of Contents: 36)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen; ?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Carla (introduction, villain, death); Ralph (introduction, villain); Swamp Men
Synopsis
Carla and Ralph come to the Savage Land with a Swamp Tank to steal Ka-Zar's vibranium, but when they force him to open the door to where it is stored the vibranium destroys the tank. Carla is carried off and killed by the Swamp Men when Ralph is not able to save her because the gun he was using only had blanks due to Carla replacing the bullets with blanks in an effort to get Ralph killed.
Reprints
  • US from Astonishing Tales (Marvel, 1970 series) #14 (October 1972)
  • which is reprinted
    • US from Savage Tales (Marvel, 1971 series) #1 (May 1971) [Minus 1 page:page 10, panels 3-8; page 11, panels 1-3 and some censoring of other panels. Dialogue alterations: page 7, panel 6; page 10, panels 1 and 2; page 11, panels 4 and 5. Redrawn panels: page 8, panel 3; page 11, panel; page 14, panel 7; page 15, panel 6.]

Indexer Notes

Panels 3-8 of page 10 and panels 1-3 of page 11 are not reprinted from the original. Also, panel 6 of page 7, panels 1-4 of page 10 of this reprint have altered dialogue. And finally, panel 3 of page 8, panel 5 of page 10, panel 7 of page 13 and panel 6 of page 14 of this reprint have been redrawn. No credits are given for the story.

They Stalk the Concrete Jungle! (Table of Contents: 37)

Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Vinnie
Reprints

...And Who Will Call Him Savage? (Table of Contents: 38)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Friedrich
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Tom Sutton
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Barbara Morse (first as "Bobbi"); Dr. Wilma Calvin; Man-Thing (flashback); Paul Allen (flashback); A.I.M. (flashback); The Pusher (introduction, villain); Vinnie [Percy Ronald Calvin]; "Scratch" Riker (death); Bee-Jay; Rufus; Jazz; Doctor Wallace
Synopsis
While pledged to watch over Dr. Calvin until she is healed Ka-Zar finds himself stuck in the city. He rescues a pusher from an attack and ends up involved in a turf war. When The Pusher attempts to kidnap Dr. Calvin he stops him and his men but Dr. Calvin has a relapse. Later it turns out that one of the men he took to the police is Dr. Calvin's son.
Reprints
Keywords
addiction; drugs; New York City; overdose

Jungle Lord Stalks Pusher--In the Heart of a Hostile Land! (Table of Contents: 39)

Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Starlin; Gil Kane (see notes)
Inks
Frank Giacoia; Tom Sutton (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
Morrie Kuramoto (bottom blurb); John Costanza

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Background scenes by Kane/Sutton from the previous issue.

To Stalk a City! (Table of Contents: 40)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Friedrich
Pencils
Rich Buckler (pages 1-11); John Buscema (pages 12-20)
Inks
Chic Stone; Al Milgrom (backgrounds on page 1)
Colors
?
Letters
Denise Wohl [as Denise Vladimer]

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Bobbi Morse; Dr. Wilma Calvin (also in flashback); The Pusher (villain); Vinnie [Percy Ronald Calvin] (also in flashback); Quinn; Jackers; Henry Calvin (flashback, dead); Frank
Synopsis
Ka-Zar defeats The Pusher and helps to save Vinnie's life. Dr. Calvin wakes up and is relieved to find out that her son is with her and is a hero.
Reprints
Keywords
drugs; New York City; subway

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

Conan / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Buscema (painted)
Inks
John Buscema (painted)
Colors
John Buscema (painted)
Letters
Sam Rosen; typeset

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Reprints

The Night of the Looter! (Table of Contents: 42)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Behold, this savage land-- this hidden world that time forgot!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Carla (death); Ralph; Swamp Men
Synopsis
Carla and Ralph come to the Savage Land with a swamp tank to steal Ka-Zar's vibranium, but when they force him to open the door to where it is stored, the vibranium destroys the tank. Carla is carried off and killed by the Swamp Men when Ralph is not able to save her because the gun he was using only had blanks due to Carla replacing the bullets with blanks in an effort to get Ralph killed.
Reprints
Keywords
anti-metal; Savage Land; vibranium

Twice the Excitement in Only Half the Space! (Table of Contents: 43)

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?; Stan Lee
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Synopsis
Items: Hype for new Astonish Tales and Amazing Adventures mags; Hype for Ka-Zar Giant Size; Stan Lee contacted to write screenplay; John Buscema & Jack Kirby drawing assignments; Don't send cash for subscriptions. Stan's Soapbox: No space to tell anything.
Reprints

Kazar and Dr. Doom! Terrific Together… (Table of Contents: 44)

Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Characters
Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom
Reprints

The Mystery of the Midnight Stalker (Table of Contents: 45)

Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
John Verpoorten
Colors
Marie Severin ?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No one invades Ka-Zar's jungle domain!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Hidden obscene word spelled out in grass over Zabu's rump.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46)

Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Romita; Marie Severin (alterations)
Inks
John Romita; Marie Severin (alterations)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Strike, Zabu-- Strike!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Daredevil; Plunderer
Reprints
Keywords
Savage Land

Indexer Notes

Cover is a flipped image of Daredevil (Marvel, 1964 series) #12, with alterations and additions by Marie Severin (Zabu added, and a face added in the lower left hand corner).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47)

Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Sal Buscema
Colors
Marie Severin ?
Letters
Morrie Kuramoto

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why didn't he let go?
Characters
Spider-Man; Ka-Zar; Zabu
Reprints

The Marvel Masterworks Library (Table of Contents: 48)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49)

Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
various
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
various
Letters
various

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Astonishing Tales #1, 4, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 16.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Marvel Masterworks Ka-Zar Volume 1
    Ka-Zar
  2. 1. Marvel Masterworks Presents Ka-Zar Volume 1
  3. 2. Marvel Masterworks Credits
  4. 3. Marvel Masterworks Contents
    Ka-Zar
  5. 4. Introduction
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Ka-Zar
  7. 6. My Father, My Enemy!
    Ka-Zar
  8. 7. ["In the clutches of Kraven the Hunter!"]
    Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom
  9. 8. The Power of Ka-Zar!
    Ka-Zar
  10. 9. ["Our Master of Menace--At the Mercy of the Doomsman!"]
    Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom
  11. 10. Frenzy on the Fortieth Floor!
    Ka-Zar
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom
  13. 12. Back to the Savage Land
    Ka-Zar
  14. 13. ["Jungle Lord vs: Sun God!"]
    Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom
  15. 14. The Sun God!
    Ka-Zar
  16. 15. ["This is your finish, Doom!"]
    Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom
  17. 16. Rampage!
    Ka-Zar
  18. 17. ["Beware the Man-God men call Damon!"]
    Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom
  19. 18. 'Ware the Winds of Death!
    Ka-Zar
  20. 19. ["Strike, Zabu! A God must die..."]
    Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom
  21. 20. Deluge!
    Ka-Zar
  22. 21. ["War at the bottom of the world!"]
    Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom
  23. 22. The Battle of New Britannia!
    Ka-Zar
  24. 23. This Badge Bedeviled!
    Brothers Link
  25. 24. ["Man vs. beast--in a savage land!"]
    Ka-Zar
  26. 25. The Legend of the Lizard Men!
    Ka-Zar
  27. 26. To Die In Flames!
    Ka-Zar
  28. 27. To End In Flame!
    Ka-Zar
  29. 28. Maa-Gor the Man-Ape!
    Ka-Zar
  30. 29. A Day of Tigers!
    Ka-Zar
  31. 30. Terror Stalks the Everglades!
    Ka-Zar
  32. 31. Terror Stalks the Everglades!
    Ka-Zar
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Man-Thing
  34. 33. The Mark of the Man-Thing!
    Ka-Zar
  35. 34. Man-Thing!
    Ka-Zar
  36. 35. The Monster--and the Machine!
    Ka-Zar
  37. 36. The Night of the Looter!
    Ka-Zar
  38. 37. They Stalk the Concrete Jungle!
    Ka-Zar
  39. 38. ...And Who Will Call Him Savage?
    Ka-Zar
  40. 39. Jungle Lord Stalks Pusher--In the Heart of a Hostile Land!
    Ka-Zar
  41. 40. To Stalk a City!
    Ka-Zar
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    Conan
  43. 42. The Night of the Looter!
    Ka-Zar
  44. 43. Twice the Excitement in Only Half the Space!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  45. 44. Kazar and Dr. Doom! Terrific Together…
    Ka-Zar; Doctor Doom
  46. 45. The Mystery of the Midnight Stalker
    Ka-Zar
  47. 46. ["Strike, Zabu-- Strike!"]
    Ka-Zar
  48. 47. ["Why didn't he let go?"]
    Ka-Zar
  49. 48. The Marvel Masterworks Library
  50. 49. [no title indexed]
    Ka-Zar
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