(October 1986)

Marvel, 1985 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly except monthly July through November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Star Comics; Marvel
Barcode
?
Editing
Larry Hama; Pat Redding (assistant editor); Tom DeFalco (executive editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Ham / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Albelo (signed)
Inks
Joe Albelo (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Spider-Ham; J. Jonah Jackal; Dragon-Lassy

Dog Dame Afternoon (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Ham / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Carlin
Pencils
Art Nichols
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Steve Mellor
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Spider-Ham [also appears as Peter Porker]; J. Jonah Jackal; J. Jeremiah Jackal; Bunsen Bunny; Upton Adam Stray; Joan Collie; VILLAIN: Dragon-Lassy
Synopsis
Jonah is hooked on "Die-Nasty" with Joan Collie, so it's up to the interns to send Peter to photo the giant mechanical wolf terrorizing the city. Spider-Ham races into action, and discovers Dragon-Lassy controlling the robot. He transforms the wolf-robot into a sheep-robot and gets kissed by Joan Collie, but Jonah is captured by Dragon-Lassy. Spider-Ham rescues him, and reveals her secret identity.

Ant Ant (Table of Contents: 2)

Ant Ant / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Mellor
Pencils
Michael Mellor
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Julianna Ferriter
Letters
Deborah Klein

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Ant Ant; Waspbunny; VILLAIN: Sandmanatee
Synopsis
Ant Ant, an ant with all the power of an ant, is taunted at the beach by Sandmanatee, embarassing him before his girlfriend Waspbunny. He tries various insect-power formulas, but Sandmanatee still wins, until Ant Ant turns himself into an unstoppable cockroach.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Pig Pen / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Pat Redding ?
Pencils
Steve Mellor (illustration)
Inks
Steve Mellor (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Dexter Lee; Anthony Hartman; Serge Dee; James Sprengelmeyer; Angie Sneed; Richard Gonzales; Luke Williams.
Includes Deerdevil panel illustration from issue #7.

Gross! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Madballs / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Ham
  2. 1. Dog Dame Afternoon
    Spider-Ham
  3. 2. Ant Ant
    Ant Ant
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Star Signals
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Pig Pen
  6. 5. Gross!
    Madballs
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Win Bent