(2011)

Marvel, 2011 Series
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Volume
1
Price
24.99 USD; 27.99 CAD
Pages
236
On-sale Date
2011-03-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
978-0-7851-5308-5 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780785153085 52499
Editing
Mark D. Beazley

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Thing / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ron Wilson (signed)
Inks
Brent Anderson (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thing
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Lifelines (Table of Contents: 1)

The Thing / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing; Daniel Jacob Grimm; Yancy Street Gang; Thompson Avenue Gang; Uncle Jake; Aunt Alyce; Mr. Fantastic; Doctor Doom; The Invisible Girl; The Human Torch [Johnny Storm]
Synopsis
The Thing returns to Yancy Street, where he grew up, for a little reminiscing. He recounts his early years, including the death of his brother and the formation of the Fantastic Four.
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For Beauty Passed Away (Table of Contents: 2)

The Thing / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
John Byrne
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing; Willie Lumpkin; Mr. Fantastic; The Invisible Girl; Jake Grimm; Alicia Masters; Alynn Cambers; Nan Freeman
Synopsis
The Thing visits his girlfriend Alicia Masters in the hospital and tells her about his college love, Alynn Cambers.
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Turning Point (Table of Contents: 3)

The Thing / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Hilary Barta
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing; The Inhumans [Black Bolt; Medusa; Gorgon; Karnak; Triton; Crystal; Lockjaw]; Quicksilver; Luna
Synopsis
The Thing helps Crystal save Luna, her human daughter, from being exposed to the Inhumans' Terragen Mist which might endow her with Inhuman powers.
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I, Monster! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Thing / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Hilary Barta
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing; Sarah Ann Jackson; Lockjaw; Roberta
Synopsis
The Thing and Lockjaw help Sarah Ann Jackson and her son Lucas against a small town's prejudice.
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With Friends Like These... (Table of Contents: 5)

The Thing / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Hilary Barta
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Jim Novak

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Wonder Man [Simon Williams]; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Edwin Jarvis; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Puppet Master
Synopsis
The Thing battles Wonder Man, She-Hulk, and Spider-Man, who are being controlled by the Puppet Master.
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Two-Fisted Feet! (Table of Contents: 6)

The Thing / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Hilary Barta
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing; Goody Two-Shoes; Alicia Masters
Synopsis
The Thing fights an overrated Goody Two Shoes.
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What Th' ?! (Table of Contents: 7)

The Thing / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Hilary Barta
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Clem Robins

Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
The Thing; John Byrne; Ron Wilson; Ann Nocenti
Synopsis
The Thing confronts his artists about the first story.
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Ancient Evenings Ancient Pain! (Table of Contents: 8)

The Thing / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Hilary Barta
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Clem Robins

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing; She-Hulk; Alicia Masters
Synopsis
The Thing has his body inhabited by an Egyptian slave who wants a 4000 year-old revenge.
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What Price a Soul? (Table of Contents: 9)

The Thing / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Jim Novak

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing; Alicia Masters
Synopsis
A mind-controlled Thing rampages in New York. The love of his girlfriend, Alicia, saves him.
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Marking Time (Table of Contents: 10)

The Thing / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Hilary Barta
Colors
Julianna Ferriter
Letters
Jim Novak

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing; Alicia Masters; The Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Mr. Fantastic; The Invisible Girl
Synopsis
The Thing and Alicia Masters spend a day in Central Park. The Thing, The Torch, and Mr. Fantastic are whisked away to The Secret Wars planet.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars (Marvel, 1984 Series) #1

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Thing
  2. 1. Lifelines
    The Thing
  3. 2. For Beauty Passed Away
    The Thing
  4. 3. Turning Point
    The Thing
  5. 4. I, Monster!
    The Thing
  6. 5. With Friends Like These...
    The Thing
  7. 6. Two-Fisted Feet!
    The Thing
  8. 7. What Th' ?!
    The Thing
  9. 8. Ancient Evenings Ancient Pain!
    The Thing
  10. 9. What Price a Soul?
    The Thing
  11. 10. Marking Time
    The Thing
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