The Incredible Hulk #6 [Regular Edition]
(March 1963)

Marvel, 1962 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
On-sale Date
1963-01-03
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Zenith Publishing Corp.
Brand
MC
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

Final issue. Feature continues in Tales to Astonish #60.

The on-sale date is the publication date reported in U. S. Copyright Office filings.
This issue has variants:
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Metal Master! (Table of Contents)

The Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Even your limitless strength cannot save you from me, Hulk!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Metal Master
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Made Simple Self-Teaching Encyclopedia / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Incredible Hulk vs The Metal Master! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Hulk / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Steve Ditko (credited)
Inks
Steve Ditko (credited)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek (credited as Art Simek)

Job Number
X-116
First Line of Dialogue or Text
What happens when a living being whose incredible might is almost beyond measure meets a menace from another world -- a menace whose power cannot be halted by mere brute strength??
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Rick Jones; Betty Ross; General Thunderbolt Ross; Teen Brigade (introduction); Metal Master (introduction, villain)
Synopsis
Finding his transformations more and more difficult using his gamma ray machine, the Hulk with Banner's brain also finds that he has Banner's features when he zaps himself to face the alien invading Metal Master and his head does not transform. The power of the Metal Master is too much for the Hulk and he is captured by Ross. Rick forms the Teen Brigade. Hulk breaks free of Ross's bunker and then pulls off one of the boldest victories against one of the most powerful aliens ever seen.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group. Script credit provided by Stéphane Petit via the GCD errors list in an email dated November 28, 2007.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Commercial Trades Institute Booklets / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Magic Art Reproducer / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Famous Dance Course / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

Live Sea Horses! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Living Sea Horse / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Best Values Co. Catalog / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Money-Making Ideas Booklet / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Let's Talk About the Hulk / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Colors
? (title logo and panel background only)
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Tom Flynn, Gerald Boulette, Richard Tong, Johnny Bradley, Tom Colburn, and Gregory Smith.

Printed between story pages 19 and 20.

Stamps; Shop by Mail (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

104 Kings' Knights (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

104 Kings’ Knights / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Mike Marvel System / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Mr. Victor Mason / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Metal Master!
    The Hulk
  2. 1. ["Fill the gaps in your family’s education"]
    Made Simple Self-Teaching Encyclopedia
  3. 2. The Incredible Hulk vs The Metal Master!
    The Hulk
  4. 3. ["How to cash in on opportunities in air conditioning & refrigeration"]
    Commercial Trades Institute Booklets
  5. 4. ["Draw the first day"]
    Magic Art Reproducer
  6. 5. ["Look! Boys wanted to sell Grit"]
    Grit
  7. 6. ["Learn any dance fast!"]
    Famous Dance Course
  8. 7. Live Sea Horses!
    Living Sea Horse
  9. 8. ["Reward $9,985.50 for this coin!"]
    Best Values Co. Catalog
  10. 9. ["1001 things that you can get free"]
    Money-Making Ideas Booklet
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk About the Hulk
  12. 11. Stamps; Shop by Mail
  13. 12. 104 Kings' Knights
    104 Kings’ Knights
  14. 13. ["Boys! Men! My secret new Dynaflex method"]
    Mike Marvel System
  15. 14. ["Learn radio-television electronics"]
    National Radio Institute
  16. 15. ["Make $5.00 to $20.00 a week extra operating this ‘Saturday Morning Shoe Store’"]
    Mr. Victor Mason
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