Marvel Tales #201 [Newsstand]
(July 1987)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Barcode
071486024767 07
Editing
Jim Salicrup (reprint); Archie Goodwin (original)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (#1-33 squarebound)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Marvel Tales (Marvel, 1966 series) #201 [Direct].


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man; Captain Britain / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George PĂ©rez; Joe Albelo
Inks
Joe Sinnott; Joe Albelo
Colors
?
Letters
Rick Parker ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Spider-Ham [Peter Porker] (inset)
Reprints

Introducing, Captain Britain (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man; Captain Britain / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Dave Hunt
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Bruce Patterson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock] (origin); Jean DeWolff; Arcade (villain); Miss Locke (villain); Mr. Chambers (villain)
Synopsis
Brian Braddock arrives in the U.S. as an exchange student and finds he has drawn Peter Parker as his roommate. Inevitably, Spidey and Cap Britain have the obligatory superhero fight and make nice just in time to be captured by the sinister Arcade.
Reprints

Unlucky Bucks or The Illegal Eagle (Table of Contents: 2)

Spider-Ham / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Mellor
Pencils
Joe Albelo
Inks
Joe Albelo
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Spider-Ham [Peter Porker]; Black Jackal [J. Jonah Jackal]; Robbie Robin; Bullet Bunny; Power Puss; Invisi-Jackal Junior; Shock-Cur (villain); Uncle Scram (villain)
Synopsis
Spider-Ham ditches his black costume for the red and blue after Shock-Cur makes fun of him for unsightly dandruff. Uncle Scram begins his quest to rid the U.S. of foreigners.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man; Captain Britain
  2. 1. Introducing, Captain Britain
    Spider-Man; Captain Britain
  3. 2. Unlucky Bucks or The Illegal Eagle
    Spider-Ham
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