(March 1987)

Marvel, 1985 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.50 USD; 1.75 CAD
Pages
68
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel 25th Anniversary
Barcode
0714860203403
Editing
Gregory Wright (assistant editor); Marc McLaurin (assistant editor); Mark Gruenwald (editor)

Issue Notes

Comic is An Index of Marvel Characters Employing Text, Original Art, and Previously Published Clip Art; Joe Rubinstein is Listed as Inker and James Fry as Art Enhancer So Both Have Been Listed as Inkers for All Entries; All Entries For Eliot Brown Are For Equipment Diagrams; All Volume Numbers are from Silver Age Up
This issue is a variant of The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe (Marvel, 1985 series) #15 [Direct].

Wonder Man to Zzzax; Alien Races (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Keith Pollard (credited)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited)
Colors
Paul Becton (credited)

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wraparound Cover Interlocks With Cover to Issue #1

Universal Scope (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited)

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Page contains artist credits, table of contents, text article, and indicia.

Wonder Man (Table of Contents: 2)

Wonder Man / character profile / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
José Luis García-López (credited); Eliot R. Brown (credited) (as Eliot Brown)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited); Eliot R. Brown (credited) (as Eliot Brown)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Man [Simon Williams]
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Indexer Notes

Simon Williams; First appearance: Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #9

Woodgod (Table of Contents: 3)

Woodgod / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Armando Gil (credited)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Woodgod
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First appearance: Marvel Premiere (Marvel, 1972 series) #31

Wrecker (Table of Contents: 4)

Wrecker / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Eliot R. Brown (credited as Eliot Brown); ?
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited); Eliot R. Brown (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wrecker [Dirk Garthwaite]
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Indexer Notes

Dirk Garthwaite; First appearance: Thor (Marvel, 1966 series) #148

Wundagore (Table of Contents: 5)

Wundagore / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Cynthia Martin (credited); Eliot R. Brown (credited as Eliot Brown)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited); Eliot R. Brown (credited as Eliot Brown)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sir Ram; Sir Leopard; Sir Lyan; Sir Ossilot; Count Tagar; Sir Porga; Man-Beast; Bova
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First appearance: Thor (Marvel, 1966 series) #134

X-Factor (Table of Contents: 6)

X-Factor / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Walter Simonson (credited as Walt Simonson)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Angel; Beast; Cyclops; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Iceman
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original X-Men; First appearance as X-Factor: X-Factor (Marvel, 1986 series) #1

X-Men (Table of Contents: 7)

X-Men / character profile / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Alan Davis (credited)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Professor X; Cyclops; Iceman; Angel; Beast; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Mimic; Changeling; Polaris; Havok; Nightcrawler; Wolverine; Banshee; Storm; Sunfire; Colossus; Thunderbird; Phoenix; Shadowcat [Kitty Pryde]; Rogue; Phoenix [Rachel Summers]; Magneto; Psylocke; Longshot; Dazzler
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First appearance: X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #1

Cerebro (Table of Contents: 8)

Cerebro / character profile / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Eliot R. Brown (credited as Eliot Brown)
Inks
Eliot R. Brown (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Text article & diagram of Cerebro.

X-Men Jet (Table of Contents: 9)

X-Men Jet / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Eliot R. Brown (credited as Eliot Brown)
Inks
Eliot R. Brown (credited as Eliot Brown)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

RS-150 Blackbird

X-Men Mansion (Table of Contents: 10)

X-Men Mansion / character profile / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Eliot R. Brown (credited as Eliot Brown)
Inks
Eliot R. Brown (credited as Eliot Brown)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

1407 Graymalkin Lane, Salem Center, New York

Yellow Claw (Table of Contents: 11)

Yellow Claw / character profile / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Kerry Gammill (credited)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero; spy
Characters
Yellow Claw
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First Full Silver-Age appearance: Captain America (Marvel, 1968 series) #164

Yellowjacket (Table of Contents: 12)

Yellowjacket / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Joe Rubinstein (credited)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Yellowjacket [Rita DeMara]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Rita DeMara; First appearance: Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #264

Ymir (Table of Contents: 13)

Ymir / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Walter Simonson (credited as Walt Simonson)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ymir
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First appearance: Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #97

Zabu (Table of Contents: 14)

Zabu / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Brent Anderson (credited)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Zabu
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First appearance: X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #10

Zeus (Table of Contents: 15)

Zeus / character profile / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Tony Salmons (credited)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Zeus
Reprints

Indexer Notes

1st App. Journey Into Mystery Annual (Marvel, 1965 series) #1

Zodiac (Table of Contents: 16)

Zodiac / character profile / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
M. D. Bright (credited as Mark Bright)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Aquarius; Aries; Cancer; Capricorn; Gemini; Leo; Libra; Pisces; Sagittarius; Scorpio; Taurus; Virgo
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First group appearance: Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #72

Zzzax (Table of Contents: 17)

Zzzax / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Steve Geiger (credited)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Zzzax
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First appearance: Incredible Hulk (Marvel, 1968 series) #166

Appendix: Alien Races (Table of Contents: 18)

Alien Races / character profile / 32.5 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited); Peter Sanderson (credited)
Pencils
Kyle Baker (credited)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein); James Fry (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited) (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Aakons; A’Askvarii; Acanti; Achernonians; A-Chiltarians; Alpha Centaurians; Arcturans; Astrans; Autocrons; Axi-Tun; Ba-Bani; Badoon; Betans; Brood; Centaurians; Centurii; Chr’ylites; Ciegrimites; Clavians; Contraxians; Cotati; Courga; Dakkamites; Darbians; Deonists; Dire Wraiths; Druffs; Elan; Entemen; Ergons; Flb’Dbi; Fomalhauti; Fonabi; Froma; Galadorians; Gegku; Glx; Gramosians; Grunds; Guna; Herms; Hibers; Horusians; Hujah; Interdites; Judans; Kallusians; Kamado; Kawa; Klklk; Kodabaks; Korbinites; Kosmosians; Kronans; Krylorians; Kt’kn; Kymellians; Landlaks; Laxidazians; Lem; Levians; Lumina; Makluans; Mandos; Marvanites; Megans; Mekkans; Mephitisoids; M’ndavians; Mobians; Morani; Myndai; Nanda; Nymenians; Ovoids; Pagasusians; Phantoms; Pheragots; Plodex; Procyonites; Poppupians; Queega; Quists; Quons; Rajaks; Reptoids; Rhunians; R’malk’i; Roclites; R’zahnians; Sagittarians; Sarks; Saurids; Sidri; Sirians; Siris; Sirusites; Sligs; Sm’ggani; Solons; Sneepers; Sssth; Stenth; Stonians; Taurians; Technarchy; Tektons; Thuvrians; Tribbitites; Tribunals; Tsiln; Tsyrani; Ul’lula’ns; Vegans; Vorms; Vrellnexians; Wilameanis; Wobbs; Xantareans; Xantha; Xartans; Xeronians; Xixix; Yirbek; Yrds; Zenn-Lavians; Z’nox; Zundamites
Synopsis
Aakon Through Zundamites
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Universal Scope (Table of Contents: 19)

text article / 0.17 page (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (credited)
Letters
Brenda Mings (credited)

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Text article continued from inside front cover.

Other Dimensions (Table of Contents: 20)

Other Dimensions / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Dennis Mallonee
Letters
Brenda Mings (typeset)

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

What If? Worlds, Zaar

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Wonder Man to Zzzax; Alien Races
  2. 1. Universal Scope
  3. 2. Wonder Man
    Wonder Man
  4. 3. Woodgod
    Woodgod
  5. 4. Wrecker
    Wrecker
  6. 5. Wundagore
    Wundagore
  7. 6. X-Factor
    X-Factor
  8. 7. X-Men
    X-Men
  9. 8. Cerebro
    Cerebro
  10. 9. X-Men Jet
    X-Men Jet
  11. 10. X-Men Mansion
    X-Men Mansion
  12. 11. Yellow Claw
    Yellow Claw
  13. 12. Yellowjacket
    Yellowjacket
  14. 13. Ymir
    Ymir
  15. 14. Zabu
    Zabu
  16. 15. Zeus
    Zeus
  17. 16. Zodiac
    Zodiac
  18. 17. Zzzax
    Zzzax
  19. 18. Appendix: Alien Races
    Alien Races
  20. 19. Universal Scope
  21. 20. Other Dimensions
    Other Dimensions
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