Micronauts #8 [Canadian]
(May 1985)

Marvel, 1984 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.75 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Barcode
0714860246305
Editing
Ralph Macchio (editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Micronauts (Marvel, 1984 series) #8 [Direct]. There exist further variants:

...For the Life of Huntarr! (Table of Contents)

Micronauts / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Keith Pollard (signed)
Inks
Keith Pollard (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Solitaire; Huntarr; Hatchling (Villain)

Cloak and Dagger (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Death and Transfiguration! (Table of Contents: 2)

Micronauts / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Peter Gillis (as Peter B. Gillis)
Pencils
Kelley Jones
Inks
Bruce Patterson
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Micronauts [Bug; Prince Acroyear; Marionette; Huntarr; Commander Arcturus Rann [Space Glider]]; Solitaire; Prime Being Hatchling (later revealed as Scion) (introduction) (villain); (Various) Shape-changers [The Children of the Dreaming Star]; Death Watch Death-Guards; Lady Cilicia (in dream); Jasmine (in dream); Janna (in dream)
Synopsis
While the Micronauts are dying from a severe radiation poisoning, Huntarr and Solitaire face a mysterious Prime Being hatchling alien.

Indexer Notes

The Prime Being Hatchling introduced in this issue becomes Scion in issue #11.

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

Bullpen Bulletins / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

Star Wars (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Our Present to You (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Star Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ...For the Life of Huntarr!
    Micronauts
  2. 1. Cloak and Dagger
    Cloak and Dagger
  3. 2. Death and Transfiguration!
    Micronauts
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. Star Wars
    Star Wars
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  7. 6. Our Present to You
    Star Comics
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