([August] 2020)

Marvel, 2020 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
34.99 USD; 43.99 CAD
Pages
324
On-sale Date
2020-08-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
T+
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
978-1-302-92353-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781302923532 53499
Editing
Mark D. Beazley (credited) (collection editor); Maia Loy (credited) (assistant managing editor); Lisa Montalbano (credited) (assistant managing editor); Cory Sedlmeier (credited) (Masterworks editor); Jennifer Grünwald (credited) (senior editor, special projects); Jeff Youngquist (credited) (VP production & special projects); Jeph York (credited) (research, layout); C. B. Cebulski (credited) (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
collected edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
C. B. Cebulski (credited)
Pencils
Stéphane Roux (credited)
Inks
Stéphane Roux (credited)
Colors
Stéphane Roux (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man
Reprints
No image yet

[Title Page and Credits] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils
Mark Pacella; Mirka Andolfo
Inks
Dan Panosian; Mirka Andolfo
Colors
Bob Sharen; Ian Herring
Letters
typeset

Introduction (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jess Harrold (credited)
Pencils
John Romita Jr. (illustration)
Inks
Scott Hanna (illustration)
Colors
Dan Kemp (as Avalon's Dan Kemp)
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
An introduction to the stories in this volume and context around the contemporary issues being represented.

Trapped in the Nazi Stronghold! (Table of Contents: 3)

Captain America / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Simon
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America; Bucky; Adolf Hitler (villain)
Reprints

Trapped in the Nazi Stronghold (Table of Contents: 4)

Captain America / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon (credited); Jack Kirby (credited)
Pencils
Reed Crandall (credited); Jack Kirby (credited)
Inks
Reed Crandall (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Simon (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [Bucky Barnes]; Sergeant Mike Duffy; Henry Baldwin; Adolf Hitler (villain); Hermann Goring (villain); Agent 3-21 (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
Cap and Bucky cross the ocean to challenge the fury of Nazi guns and dive bombing Stukas, staging a two-man Blitz in the stronghold of Hitler himself, as they effect a daring rescue!
Reprints
Keywords
antifascism

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

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Romita
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
Morrie Kuramoto ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Spidey fights the Goblin -- and lots, lots more!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; The Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]
Reprints

In the Grip of the Goblin! (Table of Contents: 6)

Spider-Man / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Gil Kane (credited)
Inks
Frank Giacoia (credited); John Romita; Tony Mortellaro ?
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen (credited)
Editing
Stan Lee (credited)

Job Number
575-Z
First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's happening again!
Feature Logo
The Amazing Spider-Man
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Harry Osborn; Mary Jane Watson; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn] (villain); Gwen Stacy (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Spidey battles the Goblin while Harry starts popping pills to deal with the brush-off MJ has given him.
Reprints
Keywords
drug abuse

Indexer Notes

Drug references in the story meant that it could not be approved by the Comics Code.

Backgrounds likely inked by Tony Mortellaro, as he was the background inker on ASM #98 (a billboard seen on the splash page of #98 reads "BACK BY MOR").

John Romita credited as "artist emeritus"

[Howard for Prez] (Table of Contents: 7)

Howard the Duck / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gene Colan; John Romita ? (alterations)
Inks
Steve Leialoha; John Romita ? (alterations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Characters
Howard the Duck; Jimmy Carter
Reprints
Keywords
election; Election Day; fictional characters for president; politics

Open Season! (Table of Contents: 8)

Howard the Duck / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber (credited); David Anthony Kraft (plot assist); Don McGregor (plot assist)
Pencils
Gene Colan (credited)
Inks
Steve Leialoha (credited)
Colors
Janice Cohen (credited)
Letters
Irv Watanabe (credited as Irving Watanabe)
Editing
Archie Goodwin (credited)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Characters
Howard the Duck; Beverly Switzler; Doctor Strange (cameo); Clea (cameo); Jimmy Carter (cameo); Gerald Ford (cameo)
Synopsis
Howard runs for president of the USA.
Reprints
Keywords
election; Election Day; fictional characters for president; politics

Demon in a Bottle! (Table of Contents: 9)

Iron Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Layton (signed)
Inks
Bob Layton (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Iron Man [Tony Stark]
Synopsis
Tony Stark faces alcoholism.
Reprints
Keywords
alcoholism

Demon in a Bottle! (Table of Contents: 10)

Iron Man / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Layton (credited) (plot); David Michelinie (credited) (plot, script)
Pencils
Bob Layton (credited) (finished art); John Romita Jr. (credited) (breakdowns)
Inks
Bob Layton (credited)
Colors
Bob Sharen (credited)
Letters
John Costanza (credited)
Editing
Roger Stern (credited)

Job Number
LG555
First Line of Dialogue or Text
By definition, a hero is a man who battles against overwhelming odds for a cause,
Genre
superhero
Characters
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Bethany Cabe; Edwin Jarvis; Alexander Van Tilberg (Introduction, death, flashback)
Synopsis
Tony Stark battles alcoholism.
Reprints
Keywords
alcoholism

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

New Mutants / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Barry Windsor-Smith
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Magik
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Special 25th-anniversary "frame" cover.

We Were Only Foolin' (Table of Contents: 12)

New Mutants / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont (credited)
Pencils
Butch Guice (credited)
Inks
Kyle Baker (credited)
Colors
Glynis Oliver (credited)
Letters
Lois Buhalis (credited); Tom Orzechowski (credited)
Editing
Ann Nocenti (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Magneto; Cannonball; Cypher; Magik; Magma; Mirage; Sunspot; Warlock; Wolfsbane; Shadowcat; Brightwind; Analie Hogarth; Larry Bodine (introduction; death)
Synopsis
One of the New Mutants' friends at Salem Center high school receives a note indicating that some of his classmates know that he is a mutant and will call X-Factor. He commits suicide. Shadowcat gives an impassioned speech about prejudice at his memorial.
Reprints
Keywords
suicide

Indexer Notes

This story takes place during the days when X-Factor is believed to be a group of mutant hunters (X-Factor #1-#25).

Northstar As You've Never Known Him Before! (Table of Contents: 13)

Alpha Flight / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mark Pacella (signed)
Inks
Bob McLeod (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Northstar
Reprints

The Walking Wounded (Table of Contents: 14)

Alpha Flight / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Lobdell (credited)
Pencils
Mark Pacella (credited)
Inks
Dan Panosian (credited)
Colors
Bob Sharen (credited)
Letters
Janice Chiang (credited)
Editing
Bobbie Chase (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Alpha Flight [Guardian [Heather Hudson]; Box [Madison Jeffries]; Sasquatch; Puck; Northstar; Aurora; Diamond Lil; Windshear; Weapon Omega [Wildchild]]; Major Mapleleaf (1st); Mr. Hyde; Captain America [Steve Rogers] (flashback); Namor, the Sub-Mariner (flashback); Human Torch [Jim Hammond] (flashback)
Synopsis
While battling Mr. Hyde, Northstar finds a baby with AIDS in the trash can. To heighten awareness of the AIDS problem, Northstar announces publicly that he is gay.
Reprints
Keywords
AIDS; homosexuality

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Richard Bennett
Inks
Richard Bennett
Colors
?
Letters
Todd Klein

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If you read only one X-title this month-- This issue must be it!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jean Grey; Jubilee
Reprints

Going Through the Motions (Table of Contents: 16)

X-Men / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Lobdell (credited)
Pencils
Richard Bennett (credited)
Inks
Richard Bennett (credited); Dan Green (credited)
Colors
Joe Rosas (credited)
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos (credited)
Editing
Bob Harras (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Storm; Colossus; Iceman; Jean Grey; Jubilee; Bishop]; Kitty Pryde; Illyana Rasputin (Death); Moira MacTaggert; Cannonball (flashback); Rahne Sinclair [Wolfsbane] (flashback); Sunspot (flashback); Doug Ramsey [Cypher] (flashback); Dani Moonstar (flashback); Magma (flashback); Warlock (flashback); Arcade (flashback); Cyclops (flashback); Nightcrawler (flashback)
Synopsis
Illyana succumbs to the Legacy Virus and dies.
Reprints
Keywords
AIDS allegory; Legacy Virus

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

The Hulk / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gary Frank (signed)
Inks
Cam Smith (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Jim Wilson
Reprints
Keywords
AIDS

Lest Darkness Come (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
Peter David (credited)
Pencils
Gary Frank (credited)
Inks
Cam Smith (credited)
Colors
Glynis Oliver (credited)
Letters
Joe Rosen (credited)
Editing
Bobbie Chase (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Betty Banner; Jim Wilson (death, dies of AIDS); Pantheon; Chet (first appearance, death)
Synopsis
Jim Wilson dies of AIDS.
Reprints
Keywords
AIDS; suicide

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

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)


Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Black cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Spider-Man / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
J. Michael Straczynski (credited)
Pencils
John Romita Jr. (credited)
Inks
Scott Hanna (credited)
Colors
Dan Kemp (credited as Avalon's Dan Kemp)
Letters
Richard Starkings of Comicraft (credited as Richard Starkings and Comicraft); Wes Abbott of Comicraft (credited as Comicraft's Wes Abbott)
Editing
Axel Alonso (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We interrupt our regularly scheduled program to bring you the following Special Bulletin.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Thor; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]; Kingpin [Wilson Fisk]; Magneto; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]; Vision; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Wolverine [James Howlett]; Storm [Ororo Munroe]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Cyclops [Scott Summers]
Synopsis
Spider-Man and several other New York-based Marvel heroes (such as the FF) react in both horror and astonishment to the attack in Manhattan at the Twin Towers.
Reprints
Keywords
9-11; World Trade Center

Indexer Notes

This story depicts the 9/11/2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center as it occurred in the Marvel Universe.

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

Captain America / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Cassaday (signed as JC) (painting)
Inks
John Cassaday (signed as JC) (painting)
Colors
John Cassaday (signed as JC) (painting)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]
Reprints

Enemy: Chapter One - Dust (Table of Contents: 22)

Captain America / comic story / 36 pages (report information)

Script
John Ney Rieber (credited)
Pencils
John Cassaday (credited)
Inks
John Cassaday (credited)
Colors
Dave Stewart (credited)
Letters
Richard Starkings of Comicraft (credited as Richard Starkings and Comicraft); Wes Abbott of Comicraft (credited as Comicraft's Wes Abbott)
Editing
Stuart Moore (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Nick Fury; Samir; Jack (dies); Johnny (dies)
Synopsis
Following the September 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center, Steve Rogers is working with the recovery teams at Ground Zero. Nick Fury comes to him with a mission but Steve is reluctant to leave what he's doing.
Reprints
Keywords
9-11; Ground Zero; World Trade Center

Special Inauguration Day Edition (Table of Contents: 23)

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Phil Jimenez
Inks
Phil Jimenez
Colors
Chris Chuckry
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man; President Barack Obama
Reprints

Spidey Meets the President! (Table of Contents: 24)

Spider-Man / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Zeb Wells (credited)
Pencils
Todd Nauck (credited)
Inks
Todd Nauck (credited)
Colors
Dean White (credited); Frank D'Armata (credited)
Letters
Jared K. Fletcher (credited)
Editing
Stephen Wacker (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man; Barack Obama; Chameleon; Joe Biden (cameo); John McCain (cameo)
Synopsis
Spidey keeps Chameleon from impersonating Barack Obama at the presidential inauguration.
Reprints
Keywords
politics

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

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dustin Weaver (signed)
Inks
Dustin Weaver (signed)
Colors
Rachelle Rosenberg (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Alpha Flight [Aurora [Jeanne-Marie Beaubier]; Guardian [Dr. James MacDonald Hudson]; Northstar [Jean-Paul Beaubier]; Puck [Eugene Judd]; Sasquatch [Dr. Walter Langkowski]; Shaman [Dr. Michael Twoyoungmen]; Snowbird [Narya]]; X-Men [Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Beast [Hank McCoy]; Gambit [Remy LeBeau]; Iceman [Bobby Drake]; Shadowcat [Kitty Pryde]; Rogue [Anna Marie]; Storm [Ororo Iqadi T'Challa]; Wolverine [James Howlett; Logan]]; Broo; Cecilia Reyes; Jubilee [Jubilation Lee]; Karma [Xi'an Coy Manh]; Kid Omega [Quentin Quire]; Kyle Jinadu; Lockheed; Marvel Girl [Rachel Grey-Summers]; Psylocke [Elisabeth Braddock]; Warbird [Ava'Dara Naganandini]; X-23 [Laura Kinney]
Reprints
Keywords
wedding

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

X-Men / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
Marjorie Liu (credited)
Pencils
Mike Perkins (credited)
Inks
Mike Perkins (credited); Andrew Hennessy
Colors
Andy Troy (credited); Jim Charalampidis (credited); Rachelle Rosenberg (credited)
Letters
Joe Caramagna of Virtual Calligraphy (credited as VC's Joe Caramagna); Cory Petit of Virtual Calligraphy (credited as VC's Cory Petit); Clayton Cowles of Virtual Calligraphy (credited as VC's Clayton Cowles)
Editing
Jeanine Schaefer (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, JP. Kyle's parents are here
Genre
superhero
Characters
Northstar; Kyle Jinadu; Iceman; Wolverine; Gambit; Karma; Cecilia Reyes; Beast; Warbird; Rogue; Sasquatch; Storm; Kitty Pryde; Lockheed; Aurora; X-23; Jubilee; Guardian; Psylocke
Synopsis
The X-Men, Alpha Flight and more gather for Northstar and Kyle's wedding.
Reprints
Keywords
wedding

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Ms. Marvel [Kamala Khan] / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joëlle Jones (signed)
Inks
Joëlle Jones (signed)
Colors
Rachelle Rosenberg

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ms. Marvel [Kamala Khan]
Reprints

Election Day (Table of Contents: 28)

Ms. Marvel [Kamala Khan] / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
G. Willow Wilson (credited)
Pencils
Mirka Andolfo (credited)
Inks
Mirka Andolfo (credited)
Colors
Ian Herring (credited)
Letters
Joe Caramagna of Virtual Calligraphy (credited as VC's Joe Caramagna)
Editing
Sana Amanat (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ms. Marvel [Kamala Khan]
Synopsis
Ms. Marvel encourages people in her community to get out and vote.
Reprints
Keywords
electioneering; politics

You Never Think It Will Happen to You (Table of Contents: 29)

Champions / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sean Izaakse
Inks
Sean Izaakse
Colors
Marcio Menyz
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Miles Morales]; Nova [Sam Alexander]; Wasp [Nadia Van Dyne]; Snowguard; Ms. Marvel [Kamala Khan]; Ironheart; Viv Vision
Reprints

Trigger Warning (Table of Contents: 30)

Champions / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Zub (credited)
Pencils
Sean Izaakse (credited)
Inks
Sean Izaakse (credited)
Colors
Marcio Menyz (credited); Erick Arciniega (credited)
Letters
Clayton Cowles of Virtual Calligraphy (credited as VC's Clayton Cowles)
Editing
Tom Brevoort (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Champions [Spider-Man [Miles Morales]; Ms. Marvel [Kamala Khan]; Brawn; Viv Vision; Snowguard; Ironheart]; Ganke Lee; Barbara Rodriguez; Mike Miller; Zoe Zimmer; Nakia Bahadir; Fabio Medina; Gabe Hillman (cameo); Gloria Medina (cameo)
Synopsis
In the aftermath of a shooting at his school that left one of his friends wounded and several others dead, Miles feels guilty because he was away with the Champions when it happened.
Reprints
Keywords
Brooklyn Visions Academy; Coles Academic High School; school shooting
Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. [Title Page and Credits]
  3. 2. Introduction
  4. 3. Trapped in the Nazi Stronghold!
    Captain America
  5. 4. Trapped in the Nazi Stronghold
    Captain America
  6. 5. ["Spidey fights the Goblin -- and lots, lots more!"]
    Spider-Man
  7. 6. In the Grip of the Goblin!
    Spider-Man
  8. 7. [Howard for Prez]
    Howard the Duck
  9. 8. Open Season!
    Howard the Duck
  10. 9. Demon in a Bottle!
    Iron Man
  11. 10. Demon in a Bottle!
    Iron Man
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    New Mutants
  13. 12. We Were Only Foolin'
    New Mutants
  14. 13. Northstar As You've Never Known Him Before!
    Alpha Flight
  15. 14. The Walking Wounded
    Alpha Flight
  16. 15. ["If you read only one X-title this month-- This issue must be it!"]
    X-Men
  17. 16. Going Through the Motions
    X-Men
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    The Hulk
  19. 18. Lest Darkness Come
    The Hulk
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  21. 20. ["We interrupt our regularly scheduled program to bring you the following Special Bulletin."]
    Spider-Man
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Captain America
  23. 22. Enemy: Chapter One - Dust
    Captain America
  24. 23. Special Inauguration Day Edition
    Spider-Man
  25. 24. Spidey Meets the President!
    Spider-Man
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  27. 26. ["Hey, JP. Kyle's parents are here"]
    X-Men
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Ms. Marvel [Kamala Khan]
  29. 28. Election Day
    Ms. Marvel [Kamala Khan]
  30. 29. You Never Think It Will Happen to You
    Champions
  31. 30. Trigger Warning
    Champions
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