Marvel Tales #194 [Newsstand]
(December 1986)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel 25th Anniversary
Barcode
0714860247612
Editing
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (reprint editor)
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) #194 [Direct].


The Sensational Spider-Man and the Wasp (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
M. D. Bright ?
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Wasp; Equinox; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]

Indexer Notes

Colletta inks per Nick Caaputo. Previous indexer credited Mark Bright.

A Matter of Love...and Death! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Dave Hunt
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (page 1); Joe Rosen

Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Pym]; Captain Jean DeWolff; Joey; Margay Sorenson; David Sorenson (first appearance, flashback, death); Equinox [Terry Sorenson] (origin, villain)
Synopsis
Spider-Man and Wasp work with Margay Sorenson to try and stop her son from killing anyone else.
Reprints

Spider-Man Tackles the Torch! (Table of Contents: 2)

Spider-Man / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Doris Evans
Synopsis
Spider-Man crashes a party at Johnny Storm's girlfriend's place, causing a fight between the Human Torch and Spider-Man that soon escalates to include the rest of the Fantastic Four.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Sensational Spider-Man and the Wasp
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. A Matter of Love...and Death!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. Spider-Man Tackles the Torch!
    Spider-Man
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