Marvel Tales #280 [Newsstand]
(December 1993)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD; 1.60 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1993 ?
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Barcode
009281024767 12
Editing
Mark Powers (reprint editor); Danny Fingeroth (group editor); Tom DeFalco (editor in chief)
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) #280 [Direct Edition].

Indicia title reads 'Marvel Tales featuring Spider-Man'


Rage! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Ron Lim (signed)
Inks
Sam de la Rosa (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Hercules

The Hero and the Holocaust! (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Ron Frenz
Inks
Bob McLeod
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Joe Rosen
Editing
Jim Owsley (original editor); Jim Shooter (editor in chief)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A blast of incredible heat!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Firelord; J. Jonah Jameson; Robbie Robertson; Betty Leeds; Kathryn Cushing; The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Hercules; Wasp; Starfox]; Agent Raymond Sikorski
Synopsis
Spidey has a rematch with Firelord and tries to beat the former Herald of Galactus before the cosmic-powered being kills him. The Avengers show up to lend a hand but arrive too late to affect the battle.
Reprints

[Original Cover from Amazing Spider-Man #270] (Table of Contents: 2)

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ron Frenz
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man; Captain America; Black Knight; Hercules; Wasp; Starfox; Firelord
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Rage!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. The Hero and the Holocaust!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. [Original Cover from Amazing Spider-Man #270]
    Spider-Man
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