(July 1986)

Marvel, 1985 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Star Comics; Marvel
Barcode
0714860283807
Editing
Larry Hama; Pat Redding (assistant editor); Tom DeFalco (executive editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

[Pigs Over Tokyo] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Joe Albelo (signed)
Inks
Joe Albelo
Colors
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Spider-Ham [Peter Porker]; Hog-Zilla

Pigs Over Tokyo, or Kimono My House (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Steve Mellor
Pencils
Tony Salmons
Inks
Joe Albelo
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Spider-Ham [also appears as Peter Porker]; J. Jonah Jackal; J. Jeremiah Jackal; Bunsen Bunny; Upton Adam Stray; Raymond Bear; Jacques Gooseteau; Mechano-Hog-Zilla; Cur-Asawa; Hog-zilla (villain)
Synopsis
Raymond Bear reports on Jacques Gooseteau's brush with terror, so Jonah calls Peter and the three interns into action, and they go to Japan, where they witness the emergence of Hog-zilla! The monster goes on an eating binge, so the army sends in Mechano-Hog-Zilla, but the robot is defeated. Spider-Ham defeats the monster, but the director Cur-Asawa hires him, and our heroes head for home.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Pig Pen! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Pat Redding ?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from George Olschewski Jr., Eric James Baich III, Mike Barr, Albert Pabel, Billy Murphy, Michael SKelley, The Avilareader, Michial Livings, Susan Livings, Paul Burke, Joe Mernin, Luis Cortes, Phil Jermome, Scott Reyes.

Silver Squirrel (Table of Contents: 3)

Silver Squirrel / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Mellor
Pencils
Steve Mellor
Inks
Steve Mellor
Colors
?
Letters
Steve Mellor ?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Silver Squirrel; The Watchdog
Synopsis
The Watchdog introduces us to The Silver Squirrel, a reprehensible character who zaps everyone and everything by use of the Power Cosmic. After several zaps, The Watchdog gets fed up, and turns the Squirrel into a silver-plated water fountain.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Pigs Over Tokyo]
    Spider-Ham
  2. 1. Pigs Over Tokyo, or Kimono My House
    Spider-Ham
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Pig Pen!
  4. 3. Silver Squirrel
    Silver Squirrel
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