Thor #178 [No price]
(July 1970)

Marvel, 1966 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
1
Price
[0.15 USD]
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

The "Comics Group" of the brand is covered up by the figure of the Stranger. Price is blank.


Death Is a Stranger! (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Verpoorten
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thor; Abomination; Stranger
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Verpoorten inks per Nick Caputo via the GCD Errors list, January 2009. Previous indexer credited Frank Giacoia.

Death Is a Stranger (Table of Contents: 1)

Thor / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
299 Z
Genre
superhero
Characters
Thor; Stranger; Abomination; Odin; Balder; Sif; Don Blake
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pages 12 and 13 of the story were only half pages (per Michel Faber, June 10, 2006).

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

The Hammer Strikes / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Barry Windsor-Smith ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Sam Rosen

Indexer Notes

Includes a promo ad for Conan the Barbarian #1.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Death Is a Stranger!
    Thor
  2. 1. Death Is a Stranger
    Thor
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Hammer Strikes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Nick Caputo
  • Darrel McCann
  • Eric Gimlin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Dwayne Best
  • Howard Kinyon
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Carl Gafford
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Max Capp
  • Darrel McCann