(November 1984)

Marvel, 1984 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.30 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1984-07-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Star Comics; Marvel
Editing
Sid Jacobson

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #51, with newsstand on-sale date of 1984-07-31. All three issues of the series were released simultaneously.
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Muppets / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dean Yeagle ?
Inks
Jacquiline Roettcher ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Rowlf; Fozzie Bear; Kermit the Frog; Miss Piggy; Gonzo; Camilla; Animal; Scooter; Dr. Teeth

Buckaroo Who? (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Buckaroo Banzai / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Muppets Take Manhattan (Table of Contents: 2)

The Muppets / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Kay (comic adaptation); Tom Patchett (movie script); Jay Tarses (movie script); Frank Oz (movie script)
Pencils
Dean Yeagle
Inks
Jacqueline Roettcher [misspelled as Jacquiline]
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Jim Novak

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fozzie Bear; Kermit the Frog; Gonzo; Miss Piggy; Janice; Scooter; Floyd; Animal; Dr. Teeth; Statler; Waldorf; Rowlf; Camilla; Rizzo; Zoot; Floyd; Liz; Martin Price [Murray Plotsky]; Jenny; Pete (Jenny's father)
Synopsis
The Muppets arrive in New York, trying to get their college show on Broadway, but discover the crooks and hardships of the big city.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the motion picture.
Movie script credits from IMDb.

Fun for Everyone! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Oreos; Newtons / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The New Fantasy-Adventure Series You've Been Waiting For! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Dragontales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1.5 pages (report information)

New Comic Books Only 40c (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Westfield Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Earn Famous Name Prizes Or Cash (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Olympic Sales Club, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Comic Books For Sale! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

J & S Comics / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Helen of Toy, Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A New Generation of Super-Heroes! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Jim Starlin Tried To Kill Me! (Table of Contents: 11)

Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Vanth Dreadstar; the Lord High Papal
Synopsis
Stan makes his usual hype of upcoming comics and tells a tale of tubing down a river with Jim Starlin.

Indexer Notes

Illustration is from cover of Dreadstar #14.
Includes the Marvel Check List.
Between pages 19-20 of story.

Join Our Special Subscriber's Club (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Collect Olympic Heroes Trading Cards (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

M&M's / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Jim Starlin Wasn't Going To Change This Book Unless He Could Make It Better (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Muppets
  2. 1. Buckaroo Who?
    Buckaroo Banzai
  3. 2. The Muppets Take Manhattan
    The Muppets
  4. 3. Fun for Everyone!
    Oreos; Newtons
  5. 4. The New Fantasy-Adventure Series You've Been Waiting For!
    Dragontales
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. New Comic Books Only 40c
    Westfield Comics
  8. 7. Earn Famous Name Prizes Or Cash
    Olympic Sales Club, Inc.
  9. 8. Comic Books For Sale!
    J & S Comics
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Helen of Toy, Co.
  11. 10. A New Generation of Super-Heroes!
    Power Pack
  12. 11. Jim Starlin Tried To Kill Me!
    Bullpen Bulletins
  13. 12. Join Our Special Subscriber's Club
    Marvel Comics
  14. 13. Collect Olympic Heroes Trading Cards
    M&M's
  15. 14. Jim Starlin Wasn't Going To Change This Book Unless He Could Make It Better
    Dreadstar
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