(January 1991)

Marvel, 1988 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1991-11-06
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Editing
Craig Anderson (editor); Renee Witterstaetter [as Renée Witterstaetter]; Tom DeFalco (editor in chief)

X-Mas Special (Table of Contents)

Milk and Cookies / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Byrne (signed)
Inks
John Byrne (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! This isn't entirely a Christmas issue! How come they get the whole cover ?!
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Milk; Cookies; Captain America
Reprints

[Credits, Indicia and Table of Contents] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Byrne; Rurik Tyler; Win Mortimer; Bill Wray
Inks
John Byrne; Rurik Tyler; Keith Wilson; Bill Wray
Letters
typeset

Characters
Milk; Cookies; Chaplain America; Ayehearya; Skulker

Indexer Notes

Credits, indicia and table of contents with illustrations from the issue's stories.

I'll Be Doom for Christmas (Table of Contents: 2)

Santa Doom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Lobdell
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
John Byrne
Colors
Daniel Vozzo
Letters
Jade Moede

First Line of Dialogue or Text
'Twas the night before Christmas, and all through his land...
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Santa Doom; Saint Nick; Quasar; Captain America; Speedball; Fantastic Four [Human Torch; Thing; Inviaible Woman; Mister Fantastic]
Reprints
Keywords
Baxter Building

To Save You, Why Must I Floss? (Table of Contents: 3)

Milk and Cookies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sholly Fisch
Pencils
Rurik Tyler
Inks
Rurik Tyler
Colors
Rurik Tyler
Letters
Gary Fields

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Danged introductory captions! I bet they don't have this problem over at dee-see comics.
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Milk; Cookies; Colgate; Human Scorch

What the Marble Superheroes and Villains Got for Christmas! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Darren Auck
Pencils
Darren Auck
Inks
Darren Auck
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Very funny, Magneto!
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Professor Ecchs; Mysterioaf; The Beastie; The Pulverizer; The Silver Burper; The Kingpig

Chap's New Partner! (Table of Contents: 5)

Chaplain America / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Barry Dutter
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Keith Wilson
Colors
Kelly Corvese [as Kelley Corvese]
Letters
Brad K. Joyce

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Introducing the newest crime-fighting sensation... but not for long!
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Chaplain America; Bunky [Jason Grayson]; Skulker; Ironed Man; Rick Bones

Mighty Marvel Clearance Sale! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marc Siry
Pencils
Marc Siry (signed)
Inks
Marc Siry (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Us Marvel madmen come up with more crazy gadgets than you can shake an Ultimate Nullifier at!
Genre
satire-parody; superhero

Ayehearya (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Wray
Pencils
Bill Wray
Inks
Bill Wray
Colors
Bill Wray
Letters
Bill Wray

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The world has been completely detroyed by World War III except for Neuter Tokyo and Hoboken, New Jersey.
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Tokyo Yokohama
Reprints

Rodan Gas! (Table of Contents: 8)

Home Hazard Funnies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Darren Auck
Pencils
Darren Auck
Inks
Darren Auck
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Greetings, viewers, I am Professor Alfonzo Video. I am here to warn you of a great invisible danger!
Genre
satire-parody; science fiction
Characters
Professor Alfonzo Video

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

What the--Mail?! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Flipping through a box of mixed comics yesterday I was startled to confront the grim visage of Forbush-Man gritting his teeth on the cover of What The--?! Nº 8.

Indexer Notes

Letters from Robert Charles Duffy, Matt Bragaw, Daryl Whitcraft, T. Max Devlin, Darren Leung, and The Gutless Wonder.

I'll Make You a Punisher* (If You Make Me a Dollar!) (Table of Contents: 10)

Joe Weiner / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rob Tokar
Pencils
Jim Lee
Inks
?
Colors
Ed Lazellari
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Costume, kevlar, weapons, ammunition, training, computer pal, and dead family not included.
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Punisher [Frank Castle]; Joe Weiner
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. X-Mas Special
    Milk and Cookies
  2. 1. [Credits, Indicia and Table of Contents]
  3. 2. I'll Be Doom for Christmas
    Santa Doom
  4. 3. To Save You, Why Must I Floss?
    Milk and Cookies
  5. 4. What the Marble Superheroes and Villains Got for Christmas!
  6. 5. Chap's New Partner!
    Chaplain America
  7. 6. Mighty Marvel Clearance Sale!
  8. 7. Ayehearya
  9. 8. Rodan Gas!
    Home Hazard Funnies
  10. 9. ["Flipping through a box of mixed comics yesterday I was startled to confront the grim visage of Forbush-Man gritting his teeth on the cover of What The--?! Nº 8."]
    What the--Mail?!
  11. 10. I'll Make You a Punisher* (If You Make Me a Dollar!)
    Joe Weiner
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