Fantastic Four #2 - Mr. and Mrs. Grimm
(2019)

Marvel, 2019 Series
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Price
15.99 USD; 20.99 CAD
Pages
132
On-sale Date
2019-05-22
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Rated T
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
978-1-302-91350-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781302913502 51599
Editing
Jennifer Grünwald; Caitlin O'Connell (assistant editor); Kateri Woody (associate managing editor); Mark D. Beazley (editor, special projects); Jeff Youngquist (VP production, special projects)

Issue Notes

Collects Fantastic Four (Marvel, 2018 Series) #5, Fantastic Four Wedding Special (Marvel, 2019 Series) #1 and Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 Series) #8.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Esad Ribić (credited)
Inks
Esad Ribić (credited)
Colors
Esad Ribić (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thing [Ben Grimm]; Alicia Masters
Reprints
Keywords
doves; weddings; yarmulkes
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Marcos Martín
Inks
Marcos Martín
Colors
Marcos Martín

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Alicia Masters Grimm
Reprints

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

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carlos Pacheco (signed)
Inks
Carlos Pacheco (signed)
Colors
Romulo Fajardo Jr. [as ROM!] (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Woman [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Alicia Masters; Valeria Richards; Franklin Richards; Peter Parker [Spider-Man]; Jack Kirby; Stan Lee; Flo Steinberg
Synopsis
Ben prepares to step on the glass at the wedding.
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We Cordially Invite You to the Wedding of Alicia Reiss Masters and Benjamin Jacob Grimm (Table of Contents: 3)

Fantastic Four / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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Indexer Notes

Credits and title page

(Invisible) Girls Gone Wild (Table of Contents: 4)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Gail Simone
Pencils
Laura Braga
Inks
Laura Braga
Colors
Jesus Aburtov
Letters
Virtual Calligraphy [as VC]; Joe Caramagna

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No. No, no, no. Never.
Genre
adventure; superhero
Characters
Alicia Masters; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Invisible Woman [Susan Richards]; Kala; Mole Man; Medusa; Crystal
Synopsis
The bridal shower for Alicia Masters take some unexpected directions.
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Father Figure (Table of Contents: 5)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Slott
Pencils
Mark Buckingham
Inks
Mark Farmer
Colors
Matt Yackey
Letters
Virtual Calligraphy [as VC]; Joe Caramagna

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ben, darling, you don't have to do this.
Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Thing [Ben Grimm]; Alicia Masters; Puppet Master
Synopsis
Ben Grimm asks permission from the Puppet Master to marry his stepdaughter Alicia Masters.
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Keywords
radioactive clay

The Puppet Master's Lament (Table of Contents: 6)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Hembeck
Pencils
Fred Hembeck
Inks
Fred Hembeck
Colors
Megan Wilson
Letters
Fred Hembeck

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My name is Phillip Masters.
Genre
humor
Characters
Puppet Master; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Alicia Masters
Synopsis
The Puppet Master reminiscences.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Esad Ribić (credited)
Inks
Esad Ribić (credited)
Colors
Esad Ribić (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thing [Ben Grimm]; Alicia Masters
Reprints
Keywords
doves; weddings; yarmulkes

Change Partners (Table of Contents: 8)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Slott (credited)
Pencils
Michael Allred (credited)
Inks
Michael Allred (credited)
Colors
Laura Allred (credited)
Letters
Virtual Calligraphy [as VC]; Joe Caramagna

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi. I'm looking for...?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sue Storm; Thing; Fantastic Four [Reed Richards [Mr. Fantastic]; Sue Storm [Invisible Girl]; Ben Grimm [Thing]; Johnny Storm [Human Torch]]; (flashback); Puppet Master (flashback); Alicia Masters (flashback); Mole Man (cameo flashback); Skrulls (cameo flashback); Miracle Man (cameo flashback); Sub-Mariner (cameo flashback); Doctor Doom (cameo flashback); Kurrgo (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Ben asks Sue to help him practice so that he can dance at his wedding. While they practice, she thinks about their past years together.
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Keywords
cosmic rays; dancing; Fantasticar; mind control

Guys Night Out (Table of Contents: 9)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Slott (credited)
Pencils
Adam Hughes (credited)
Inks
Adam Hughes (credited)
Colors
Adam Hughes (credited)
Letters
Virtual Calligraphy [as VC]; Joe Caramagna

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Get a load a' this "Party Bus."
Genre
superhero
Characters
Thing; Johnny Storm; Wyatt Wingfoot; Rocket Raccoon; Star-Lord; D-Man [Dennis Dunphy]; Justice [Vance Astro]; Wundarr; Spider-Man; Alicia Masters; Sue Storm; Medusa; Thundra; Crystal; She-Hulk; Doctor Strange; Thor; Tony Stark; Steve Rogers; T'Challa; Luke Cage; Serpent Society [Anaconda; Asp; Black Mamba; Princess Python; Fer-de-Lance; Black Racer]
Synopsis
Johnny tries to organize a bachelor party for Ben (because Reed got distracted) but things don't go quite as planned, when Thundra joins the guys instead of Alicia's party, and the female members of the Serpent Society jump out of the cake to fight the heroes.
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Keywords
bachelor parties; poker

4-Minute Warning (Table of Contents: 10)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Slott
Pencils
Aaron Kuder (credited)
Inks
Aaron Kuder (credited)
Colors
Marte Gracia (credited); Erick Arciniega (credited)
Letters
Virtual Calligraphy [as VC]; Joe Caramagna

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wyatt, Johnny. Please say you're being careful with those.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Woman [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Valeria Richards; Franklin Richards; Alicia Masters; Petunia Grimm; Jacob Grimm; Wyatt Wingfoot; Delia; Argo; Rikki; Rabbi Lowenthal; Doctor Doom; Galactus (cameo)
Synopsis
Family members gather for Ben and Alicia's wedding, but in the middle of the ceremony, Doctor Doom makes a global announcement of the return of Galactus. Prepared for any eventuality, Reed uses a temporal displacement device to halt time for four minutes so that the ceremony can be completed before the Fantastic Four have to race off to the battle with Galactus.
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Keywords
Arizona; weddings; yarmulkes

Indexer Notes

Page count includes framing sequence of three pages before and three pages between the first two stories in this issue.

Prisoners of the Puppet-Master! (Table of Contents: 11)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Obey me, my puppets!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]]; the Puppet Master
Reprints
Keywords
marionettes

Prisoners of the Puppet Master! (Table of Contents: 12)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
V-950
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Thing! I didn't expect him back so soon!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; the Puppet Master (introduction)
Synopsis
The Puppet Master tests his radioactive clay that gives him the power to remotely control people that are modeled in the clay.
Reprints
Keywords
bridge tower

The Hands of the Puppet Maker Part 2 (Table of Contents: 13)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
V-950
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Father! I heard you cry out!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; the Puppet Master; Alicia Masters (introduction); Warden Williams (introduction)
Synopsis
The Puppet Master gets the Thing under his command and imprisons the Invisible Girl. He then send the Thing and Alicia Masters to infiltrate the Baxter Building.
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The Lady and the Monster! Part 3 (Table of Contents: 14)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
V-950
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Reed -- I can't flame on yet!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Alicia Masters
Synopsis
While acting under the Puppet Master's influence, the Thing is subjected to one of Mister Fantastic's potions that changes him back to Ben Grimm.
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Keywords
state prison

Face-to-face with the Puppet Master! Part 4 (Table of Contents: 15)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
V-950
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The puppet master is so engrossed in manipulating a jailbreak, that this is my chance to escape!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; the Puppet Master; Puppet Master's winged horse; Warden Williams
Synopsis
The Puppet Master stages a jailbreak just to prove his might. Invisible Girl sends a distress signal to her teammates and the Puppet Master flees when meeting the combined forces of the Fantastic Four.
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Keywords
flying horse; prison

Death of a Puppet! Part 5 (Table of Contents: 16)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
V-950
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! The wall's cavin' in!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; the Puppet Master; Alicia Masters
Synopsis
The jail break is stopped by the Fantastic Four and the Puppet Master falls to what seems to be his death.
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Keywords
convicts; prison

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
Pasqual Ferry (signed)
Inks
Pasqual Ferry (signed)
Colors
Chris Sotomayor [as ¡SOTO!] (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Woman [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Deadpool
Synopsis
Deadpool spray paints graffiti
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike McKone (credited, signed)
Inks
Mike McKone (credited, signed)
Colors
Matt Yackey (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Alicia Masters
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Ross (painted)
Inks
Alex Ross (painted)
Colors
Alex Ross (painted)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Alicia Masters; Fantastic Four [Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Woman [Susan Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Dragon Man; Kid Colt [Blaine Colt]; X-Men [Beast [Henry McCoy]; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Iceman [Robert Drake]]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Attuma; Nick Fury; Doctor Doom [Victor von Doom]; Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Medusa; Executioner [Skurge]; Enchantress [Amora]; Thor; Awesome Android; Diablo; Cobra [Klaus Voorhees]; Leader [Samuel Sterns]; Loki; Red Skull; Black Knight [Nathan Garrett]; Melter [Bruno Horgan]; Mandarin; Mr. Hyde [Calvin Zabo]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Mole Man; Grey Gargoyle; Unicorn; Rick Jones; Crimson Dynamo; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Wizard [Bentley Wittman]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Red Ghost; Kang
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mark Brooks
Inks
Mark Brooks
Colors
Mark Brooks

Genre
superhero
Characters
Alicia Masters; Thing [Ben Grimm]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Ashley Witter
Inks
Ashley Witter
Colors
Ashley Witter

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Woman [Susan Richards]]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Simone Bianchi
Inks
Simone Bianchi
Colors
Simone Bianchi

Genre
superhero
Characters
Invisible Woman [Susan Richards]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Fantastic Four; Conan / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Gerald Patel
Inks
Gerald Patel
Colors
Gerald Patel

Genre
superhero; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Woman [Susan Richards]]
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Skottie Young
Inks
Skottie Young
Colors
Skottie Young

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Woman [Susan Richards]]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Paul Mounts

Genre
superhero
Characters
Alicia Masters
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Paul Mounts

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thing [Ben Grimm]
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  4. 3. We Cordially Invite You to the Wedding of Alicia Reiss Masters and Benjamin Jacob Grimm
    Fantastic Four
  5. 4. (Invisible) Girls Gone Wild
    Fantastic Four
  6. 5. Father Figure
    Fantastic Four
  7. 6. The Puppet Master's Lament
    Fantastic Four
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  9. 8. Change Partners
    Fantastic Four
  10. 9. Guys Night Out
    Fantastic Four
  11. 10. 4-Minute Warning
    Fantastic Four
  12. 11. Prisoners of the Puppet-Master!
    Fantastic Four
  13. 12. Prisoners of the Puppet Master!
    Fantastic Four
  14. 13. The Hands of the Puppet Maker Part 2
    Fantastic Four
  15. 14. The Lady and the Monster! Part 3
    Fantastic Four
  16. 15. Face-to-face with the Puppet Master! Part 4
    Fantastic Four
  17. 16. Death of a Puppet! Part 5
    Fantastic Four
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four; Conan
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
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