Thor #178 [No price]
(July 1970)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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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 (editor)

Issue Notes

The "Comics Group" of the brand is covered up by the figure of the Stranger. Price is blank.
This issue has variants:

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; fantasy-supernatural
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 (credited)
Pencils
John Buscema (credited)
Inks
Vince Colletta (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited)

Job Number
299 Z
Feature Logo
The Mighty Thor!
Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
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

Reprints

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
  • David Bruce
  • Darrel McCann
  • Eric Gimlin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome