(1998)

Marvel, 1998 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
24.99 USD; 35.00 CAD
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
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ISBN
0-7851-0591-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780785105916 52499
Editing
Karl Bollers; Mike Higgins
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding
Squarebound; Trade Paperback
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

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The Brotherhood of Evil Mutants! (Table of Contents: 1)

X-Men / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
X-607
Genre
superhero
Characters
The X-Men [Professor X; The Angel; The Beast; Cyclops; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Iceman]; The Brotherhood of Evil Mutants [Mastermind; Magneto; Toad; Quicksilver; Scarlet Witch]
Synopsis
Magneto and his new Brotherhood of Evil Mutants steal a freighter and use it to take over the South American nation of Santo Marco. The X-Men invade and take the country back. Xavier is caught in an explosion and loses his mental powers.
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Gold Rush! (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
Dave Cockrum
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X (flashback); Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde]; Moira MacTaggert; Lilandra; Gabrielle Haller (introduction, in flashback); Carol Danvers; Starjammers [Corsair; Hepzibah; Sikorsky]; Magneto (flashback); Deathbird; Brood; Baron Strucker (flashback); HYDRA (flashback)
Synopsis
While the X-Men try to figure out a way to bring Xavier out of his coma, he is re-living an old adventure in his head where he met Gabrielle Haller and he and Magneto battled Baron Strucker for Nazi gold. This snaps Charles out of his coma and there is much rejoicing. The X-Men travel to Lilandra's ship to attend a farewell banquet but Deathbird spoils the fun by transporting them all to a Brood ship.
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Spider-Man No More! (Table of Contents: 3)

Spider-Man / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
Mike Esposito [as Mickey Dimeo]
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [also appears as Peter Parker] (origin recap); Aunt May Parker; Anna May Watson; Harry Osborn; Professor Miles Warren; Gwen Stacy; J. Jonah Jameson; Betty Brant; Mary Jane Watson; Frederick Foswell (villain); Kingpin (villain); The Mob (villain); Johnny Carson (cameo); Ed McMahon (cameo); Uncle Ben Parker (cameo flashback); The Burglar (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Fearing for his aunt's health and tired of being hounded by Jameson, Peter gives up being Spider-Man and concentrates on being a simple college student. A kid finds the discarded Spidey suit in the trash can and brings it to the Daily Bugle where Jonah proudly puts it on display. Pete's personal life starts looking up but crime increases as the Kingpin gathers the mob under his leadership. Feeling guilty about the crime wave, Peter remembers the lessons taught to him by his uncle's death and decides to become Spider-Man once again.
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Gang War! (Table of Contents: 4)

Daredevil / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Miller
Pencils
Frank Miller
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Vanessa Fisk; Kingpin (villain); Bullseye (villain); Turk (villain); Grotto (villain); Lynch (villain, death)
Synopsis
Thinking his wife is dead, Kingpin takes control of the mob and hires Bullseye as his assassin. Daredevil comes calling and takes Bullseye down, but leaves the Kingpin in power to rebuild his organization.
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Kang, The Conqueror! (Table of Contents: 5)

The Avengers / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
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Letters
Sam Rosen

Job Number
X-767
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor [Don Blake]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Rick Jones; Teen Brigade; Kang the Conqueror (introduction, villain)
Synopsis
Kang appears and demands to be made ruler of the Earth. The Avengers attempt to stop him, but it comes down to Wasp and the Teen Brigade to slow Kang long enough for the rest of the Avengers to free themselves and put an end to Kang's threat.
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A Blast from the Past! (Table of Contents: 6)

The Avengers / comic story / 29 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart
Pencils
Dave Cockrum
Inks
Dave Cockrum
Colors
Bill Mantlo
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Hawkeye; Vision; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Swordsman (death); Thor [Dr. Donald Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Scarlet Witch]; Rama-Tut; Kang the Conqueror; Edwin Jarvis; Mantis; Agatha Harkness
Synopsis
Swordsman dies. Hawkeye returns.
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Fin Fang Foom! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Ray Holloway ?; Artie Simek

Job Number
V-318
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Fin Fang Foom (introduction); Chan Liuchow; Chung Liuchow
Synopsis
A young historian from Taiwan crosses to the mainland to awake the dragon Fin Fang Foom and foil a communist invasion. He lures the dragon to the coast to wreck the invasion fleet, and then lures it back to its layer before restoring its mystical slumber.
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Keywords
monsters

The Hands of the Mandarin! (Table of Contents: 8)

Iron Man / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Don Heck
Colors
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Letters
Ray Holloway

Genre
superhero
Characters
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Mandarin (villain, introduction); "Pepper" Potts; "Happy" Hogan; Bill; General Ho Lee
Synopsis
The Pentagon sends Iron Man into red China to get information on the Mandarin, an evil scientist feared even by the Communist regime. Iron Man struggles to overcome the Mandarin's powerful rings and martial arts, but he escapes his castle.
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Dragon Doom! (Table of Contents: 9)

Iron Man / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
Paul Ryan
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Colors
Paul Becton
Letters
Michael Heisler

Genre
superhero
Characters
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Iron Man [James Rhodes]; Mandarin; Fin Fang Foom; Chen Hsu; Mr. Fantastic (cameo); The Thing (cameo); Spider-Man [Peter Parker] (cameo); Mary Jane Watson (cameo); Thor (cameo); Man-Thing (cameo)
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Galactus (Table of Contents: 10)

Galactus / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee; Mark Gruenwald
Pencils
Jack Kirby; John Byrne; Ron Wilson
Inks
Vince Colletta; George Klein; Jack Abel
Colors
Gregory Wright
Letters
John Morelli

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Galactus; Ecce the Watcher; The Wanderers
Synopsis
In a dying universe, on the planet of Taa, scientist Galan tries to find a way for his race to survive the end of the universe. He commandeers a spaceship towards the center of the imploding universe, but he does not die in "the big crunch". Instead, he gestates in a cocoon for billions of years in a newly-formed universe. When he emerges, it is as Galactus, and he has to feed upon the lifeforce of planets.
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The Ultimate Solution (Table of Contents: 11)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Simonson
Pencils
Walter Simonson
Inks
Walter Simonson
Colors
Max Scheele
Letters
Bill Oakley

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Ms. Marvel [Sharon Ventura]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Woman [Sue Storm Richards]]; Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Nebula; Galactus (villain); The Watcher (cameo flashback); Kang (cameo flashback); She-Hulk (cameo flashback); Black Knight [Dane Whitman] (cameo flashback); Doctor Druid (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
The Fantastic Four use the Ultimate Nullifer against Galactus and find themselves in an alternate universe.
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Keywords
Ultimate Nullifer
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Brotherhood of Evil Mutants!
    X-Men
  3. 2. Gold Rush!
    X-Men
  4. 3. Spider-Man No More!
    Spider-Man
  5. 4. Gang War!
    Daredevil
  6. 5. Kang, The Conqueror!
    The Avengers
  7. 6. A Blast from the Past!
    The Avengers
  8. 7. Fin Fang Foom!
  9. 8. The Hands of the Mandarin!
    Iron Man
  10. 9. Dragon Doom!
    Iron Man
  11. 10. Galactus
    Galactus
  12. 11. The Ultimate Solution
    Fantastic Four
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