The Avengers #27 [Regular Edition]
(April 1966)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Vista Publications, Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.; later Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #200)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Four Against the Flood-Tide! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Don Heck
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover ink credit from Nick Caputo (November 30, 2003). Credit confirmed by art identifiers Bob Ford & Steve Whitaker. Ink credit originally given to: Frank Giacoia.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Four Against the Floodtide (Table of Contents: 2)

The Avengers / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Frank Giacoia [as Frankie Ray]
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Avengers are off on a mission, and I can't follow them until I remember what number to dial on our secret new visi-projector!!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]]; Beetle [Abner Jenkins]; Attuma; Chet Brinkley
Synopsis
Attuma has captured three Avengers and Hawkeye must rescue them, after he defeats the Beetle, who has broken into Avengers Mansion.
Reprints
Keywords
Atlanteans; flood-tide machine; underwater

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

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins! / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Avengers Assemble! / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan and Don, Here is the explanation to anybody that asks why Power Man didn't die after a week like Wonder Man did.
Characters
Captain America
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Paul Schind, Bill Kaghan, John Weigle, Richard Kenney, Vicky Randall, David Bladsoe, Barry Cunningham, Bruce Zwicker, Laura Kirby, Dean Crawford, and Gary Merrill.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Famous Artists Schools / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Four Against the Flood-Tide!
    The Avengers
  2. 1. ["Exclusive fun products by mail"]
  3. 2. Four Against the Floodtide
    The Avengers
  4. 3. ["Naturally nifty, newsy, nondescript nonsense about our nutty non-entities!"]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins!
  5. 4. ["Face front! Our super special sweat shirt has flooded us with such a mountain of mail orders that we're repeating it again this month!"]
  6. 5. ["Dear Stan and Don, Here is the explanation to anybody that asks why Power Man didn't die after a week like Wonder Man did."]
    Avengers Assemble!
  7. 6. ["Is you hair growing or going?"]
  8. 7. ["He's looking for people who like to draw"]
    Famous Artists Schools
  9. 8. ["Another two-pointer for Jerry West!"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Kevin C
  • Nick Caputo
  • Merlin Haas
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Dwayne Best
  • Del Gruber
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steve Dasinger
  • James Ludwig
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