Marvel Super-Heroes #1 [Direct]
(May 1990)

Marvel, 1990 Series
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Volume
1
Price
2.95 USD; 3.95 CAD
Pages
84
Indicia Frequency
annually
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved By the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Editing
Mark Gruenwald (editor); Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Cover says "Spring" but indicia reads "May".


Spring Special (Table of Contents)

Moon Knight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Lee (signed)
Inks
Jim Lee (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Moon Knight; Hercules (inset); Black Panther (inset); Magik (inset); Brother Voodoo (inset); Speedball (inset)
Reprints

Old Business (Table of Contents: 1)

Moon Knight / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Ingersoll
Pencils
Mike Gustovich
Inks
Mike Gustovich
Colors
Steve White
Letters
Bill Oakley

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mook Knight [Marc Spector; Steven Grant; Jake Lockley]; Gena Landers; Villain: The Raptor [Paul Hazlett]
Reprints

I Shot an Arrow into the Sky! (Table of Contents: 2)

Hercules / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dan G. Chichester; Margaret Clark
Pencils
Keith Pollard
Inks
Kim DeMulder ?; Aubrey Bradford (see notes)
Colors
Alfred Ramirez
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hercules; Villain: Cerebus

Indexer Notes

Bradford notes he inked either part or all of this story which is credited completely to DEmulder. Info per Jason Schachter.

The Sacrifice (Table of Contents: 3)

Hellcat / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Lobdell
Pencils
Dennis Jensen
Inks
Dennis Jensen
Colors
Connie Buitelman
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hellcat [Patsy Walker]; Hilary Garret (dies); Officer Collins; Villain; Zreate'th
Synopsis
Hellcat must battle an earthbound demon.

Don't Do That Voodoo You So So Well (Table of Contents: 4)

Brother Voodoo / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Lobdell
Pencils
Fred Hembeck
Inks
Dell Barras
Colors
Mike Rockwitz
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Brother Voodoo [Doctor Jericho Drumm]; Loralee

Pulitzer Patty (Table of Contents: 5)

Speedball / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Fabian Nicieza
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Chris Ivy
Colors
Tom Vincent
Letters
Diana Albers

Genre
superhero
Characters
Speedball [Robbie Baldwin]; Dave Bealer; Teri Cooper; Patty; Officer Phipps; Officer LaGuardia; Villain: Louie Perlongetti

Who Wants to Live Forever? (Table of Contents: 6)

Magik / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Sue Flaxman
Pencils
Rodney Ramos
Inks
Pat Redding
Colors
Linda Ryan
Letters
Pete Ciccione

Genre
superhero
Characters
Magik [Illyana Rasputin]; Sam Guthrie [Cannonball]; Magneto; Maire O'Connell (dies); Villain: Sym
Synopsis
Magik goes to Limbo to free someone from a curse.

Conflagration (Table of Contents: 7)

Black Panther / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Bensam
Pencils
Ron Lim
Inks
James Sanders III
Colors
James Sanders III
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'challa]; Taku; Villain: Mubaru
Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Spring Special
    Moon Knight
  2. 1. Old Business
    Moon Knight
  3. 2. I Shot an Arrow into the Sky!
    Hercules
  4. 3. The Sacrifice
    Hellcat
  5. 4. Don't Do That Voodoo You So So Well
    Brother Voodoo
  6. 5. Pulitzer Patty
    Speedball
  7. 6. Who Wants to Live Forever?
    Magik
  8. 7. Conflagration
    Black Panther
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