(Winter 1993)

Marvel, 1988 Series
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Price
2.50 USD; 3.15 CAD; 1.85 GBP
Pages
68
On-sale Date
1993-07-27
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Barcode
759606040711 02611
Editing
Renee Witterstaetter [as Reneé Witterstaetter] (editor); Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
originally a limited series but became an ongoing series

Issue Notes

Cover says Fall. Indicia says Winter.


Fall Special! Spider-Ham 1588 *Marked Down From 2099 (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Doug Rice (signed)
Inks
Doug Rice (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sayonara, suckers!
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Spider-Ham

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Spider-Ham 2099 (Table of Contents: 2)

Spider-Ham 2099 / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Barry Dutter
Pencils
John Costanza
Inks
Marie Severin
Colors
Ed Lazellari
Letters
John Costanza

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Working late again tonight, Piguel?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Spider-Ham 2099

Heartbreak on the Moors (Table of Contents: 3)

Marvel Classicworks / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard Howell ?
Pencils
Richard Howell ?
Inks
Richard Howell ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sob! How could he??
Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Heathcliff; Isabella Linton

Indexer Notes

A mock-up promo for a fake magazine about Wuthering Heights. The Howell credits is from Unofficial Handbook of Marvel Comics Creators.

The Origin of the Silver Burper!! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Bob Wiacek
Inks
John Severin
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
Brad K. Joyce [as Brad Joyce]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It all started at a fast-food restaurant in a distant galaxy on the planet Melman...
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Galactus; Norrin Radd; Shalla Bal
Keywords
Melman; Zenn-La

RoboCob (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jean-Marc Toussaint
Pencils
Jean-Marc Toussaint
Inks
Jean-Marc Toussaint
Colors
Renee Witterstaetter [as Renée Witterstaetter]
Letters
Brad K. Joyce

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Detroit... the future...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Characters
RoboCob

Beware the Hicks-Men! (Table of Contents: 6)

The Inedible Bulk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Rice
Pencils
Angel Medina
Inks
Bill Anderson
Colors
Paul Mounts
Letters
Brad K. Joyce

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here, in the Ozarks of Missouri, a man can get back to nature... or even go for the first time.
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
The Inedible Bulk

Hank Pym's Super Market Coupons (Table of Contents: 7)

Hank Pym / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Rurik Tyler
Pencils
Rurik Tyler
Inks
Rurik Tyler
Colors
Mark Bernardo
Letters
Brad K. Joyce [as Brad Joyce]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, I'm Hank Pym! I used to worry about saving the world!
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Hank Pym

What Would Happen If the Unhumans Tried to Meet the Fantastical Four for Their Arrival on the Moon? (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
John Lewandowski
Pencils
George Wildman
Inks
George Wildman
Colors
Paul Becton
Letters
Brad K. Joyce [as Brad Joyce]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You are entering a dimension of both space and time-- uh---
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
The Unhumans [Black Board; Fuchsia; Goregoon; Frighton; Ka-Rack; Maddmaxx; Blockjaw]

It's Our Third Story, So We Have to Face -- Galacticus! (Table of Contents: 9)

Milk and Cookies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Sholly Fisch
Pencils
Rurik Tyler
Inks
Rurik Tyler
Colors
Mark Bernardo
Letters
Brad K. Joyce [as Brad Joyce]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As you probably expected, Milk and Cookies are high above the planet Earth, fending off an attack by the interplanetary gourmand, Galacticus!
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Milk; Cookies; Galacticus

An Abhorrent Affair... (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Lobdell
Pencils
Rick Parker
Inks
Rick Parker
Colors
Ovi Hondru
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's about time you got here! What--?!
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Poorly Noseitch; Sol Golstein; Charlie America; Spider-Man; The Beast; Lockjaw; Wander-Man; Hawk-Guy

Memories (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Rusty Haller
Pencils
Rusty Haller
Inks
Michael White
Colors
Paul Becton
Letters
Jade Moede

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Personally, I'd rather sing the theme from "Superfly"!
Genre
satire-parody; superhero

What If the Fantastic Four Stayed in the Movie Biz? (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Slott; Manny Galan [as Manny Galán]
Pencils
Manny Galan [as Manny Galán]
Inks
Mike DeCarlo
Colors
Mark Bernardo
Letters
Brad K. Joyce

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I am Uatu, the Watcher. I watch everything.
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
The Watcher [Uatu]; Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic; Invisible Woman; Thing; Human Torch]; Franklin Richards

When Sue Was Bored or What's Good for a Goose... (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roger Brown
Pencils
Joe Quesada
Inks
Keith Wilson [as Kez Wilson]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Mister Fantastic; Invisible Woman

To Save Me, Why Must I Kill Me? (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Sholly Fisch
Pencils
Rurik Tyler
Inks
Rurik Tyler
Colors
Paul Becton
Letters
Brad K. Joyce

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a day! First, it was the Warwoofs!z'
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Captain British; Beggin'; Shallocat; Nutcrawler; Kleenex; K-Lion; Midget; Gidget

Top Ten Other Uses for Captain America's Shield (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Barry Dutter
Pencils
Michael White
Inks
Michael White
Colors
Mark Bernardo
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Güten Tag!
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Captain America

Dumsday: The Death of Forbush Man (Table of Contents: 16)

Forbush Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Aaron Lopresti
Pencils
Aaron Lopresti
Inks
Aaron Lopresti
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
Brad K. Joyce

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ahhh, the sights, the sounds... the smells of New York City.
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Forbush Man; Dumsday

2099: A Marvel Update (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Erik Doescher
Pencils
Erik Doescher
Inks
Erik Doescher
Colors
Ed Lazellari
Letters
Erik Doescher

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm Wolverine.
Genre
satire-parody; superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
? [as Batroc, zee Leaper]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's a correction from last issue (yes, yes, we do make mistakes).
Characters
Batroc the Leaper

Indexer Notes

Letters from Jess Parker, Drew Cline, Mark Burnett, Ryan Gajewski, Mike Wright, Matthew MacDonald, Alex. Good-Malloy, Mark Phillips, and Sara Kate Robinson.

Death of Forbush Man (Table of Contents: 19)

Forbush Man / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Doug Rice (signed)
Pencils
Doug Rice (signed)
Inks
Doug Rice (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I want his boots!
Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Forbush Man

Indexer Notes

On back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Fall Special! Spider-Ham 1588 *Marked Down From 2099
    Spider-Ham
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Spider-Ham 2099
    Spider-Ham 2099
  4. 3. Heartbreak on the Moors
    Marvel Classicworks
  5. 4. The Origin of the Silver Burper!!
  6. 5. RoboCob
  7. 6. Beware the Hicks-Men!
    The Inedible Bulk
  8. 7. Hank Pym's Super Market Coupons
    Hank Pym
  9. 8. What Would Happen If the Unhumans Tried to Meet the Fantastical Four for Their Arrival on the Moon?
  10. 9. It's Our Third Story, So We Have to Face -- Galacticus!
    Milk and Cookies
  11. 10. An Abhorrent Affair...
  12. 11. Memories
  13. 12. What If the Fantastic Four Stayed in the Movie Biz?
  14. 13. When Sue Was Bored or What's Good for a Goose...
  15. 14. To Save Me, Why Must I Kill Me?
  16. 15. Top Ten Other Uses for Captain America's Shield
  17. 16. Dumsday: The Death of Forbush Man
    Forbush Man
  18. 17. 2099: A Marvel Update
  19. 18. ["Here's a correction from last issue (yes, yes, we do make mistakes)."]
    What the--Mail?!
  20. 19. Death of Forbush Man
    Forbush Man
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