The Incredible Hulk #5 [British]
(January 1963)

Marvel, 1962 Series
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Volume
1
Price
9d [0-0-9 GBP]
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Zenith Publishing Corp.
Brand
MC
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The Incredible Hulk (Marvel, 1962 series) #5 [Regular Edition].


Beauty and the Beast! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Incredible Hulk / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
X-48
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our tale begins with the showing of top-secret army films in the home of General "Thunderbolt" Ross...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Rick Jones; Betty Ross; General Thunderbolt Ross; Tyrannus (introduction)
Synopsis
Underground overlord Tyrannus kidnaps Betty and lures the Hulk into his subterranean kingdom, forcing the Hulk to do his bidding to keep Betty safe. The jade giant is powerless until Rick frees Betty, thus leaving the Hulk free to bring the house down on Tyrannus.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group. Script credit provided by Stéphane Petit via the GCD errors list in an email dated November 28, 2007.

The Hordes of General Fang! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Incredible Hulk / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek (pages 1-7); Jon D'Agostino (pages 8-13)

Job Number
X-47
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Half-man, half-monster, the incredible Hulk noiselessly springs over unsuspecting towns as his unbelievably powerful legs propel his awesome form vast distances thru a series of powerful leaps!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Rick Jones; General Thunderbolt Ross; Sentinel Four; High Lama; General Fang (introduction); General Fang's Army; Abominable Snowman [Hulk]; U.S. Army
Synopsis
The Hulk thwarts a would-be Genghis Khan conqueror named General Fang from taking over the Asian province of Llhasa, and he only has to dress up as the Abominable Snowman once to do it.
Reprints
Keywords
Formosa; Llhasa

Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group. Script credit provided by Stéphane Petit via the GCD errors list in an email dated November 28, 2007.

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

Let's Talk About the Hulk / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Edgar Poone, John Jones, Larry Tucker, Bill Fife, Jane Atteberry, Lee Cohen, and Douglas Brady.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Beauty and the Beast!
    Hulk
  2. 1. Beauty and the Beast!
    The Incredible Hulk
  3. 2. The Hordes of General Fang!
    The Incredible Hulk
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk About the Hulk
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Frank Motler
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Tony R. Rose