Marvel Tales #131 [British]
(September 1981)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.20 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Tom DeFalco
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) #131 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Sandman
Reprints

The Sandman Always Strikes Twice (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Sal Buscema
Inks
Sal Buscema
Colors
Andy Yanchus ?
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Sandman (villain); Dr. Octopus (cameo)
Synopsis
Angry over the death of a friend, Spider-Man makes fast work of the Sandman when the villain seeks him out for revenge.
Reprints

Beginning...The Saga of Captain Britain (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Britain / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
Herb Trimpe
Inks
Fred Kida
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Irving Watanabe

Genre
superhero
Characters
Brian Braddock [Captain Britain]; The Reaver [Joshua Stragg] (villain)
Synopsis
Brian arrives at the Darkmoor Research Centre to report for work just as the complex is being attacked by Stragg who plans on capturing the nuclear scientists to use in his own business ventures. Brian escapes on a motorcycle but falls off a cliff when he is blinded by Stragg's airship.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

pages 1-5 reprinted of the original 8 page story. Second half reprinted in following issue.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. The Sandman Always Strikes Twice
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. Beginning...The Saga of Captain Britain
    Captain Britain
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