(April 1971)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1971-01-20
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co. Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Printer
Printed in the U.S.A. by World Color Press, Inc., Sparta, Illinois 62286
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

"This Is Your Finish, Doom!" / Rampage! (Table of Contents)

Doctor Doom; Ka-Zar / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Buscema; Marie Severin (see notes)
Inks
John Verpoorten (sourced); Marie Severin (sourced) (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen (sourced)

Genre
jungle; superhero
Characters
Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]; Ka-Zar [Kevin Plunder]; Red Skull [Johann Shmidt]; Zabu
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Nick Caputo noted that Marie Severin added Zabu (April 2011).

Rampage! (Table of Contents: 1)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway (credited)
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith (credited as Barry Smith)
Inks
Frank Giacoia (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Mike Stevens (credited)

Genre
jungle; superhero
Characters
Garokk (death) (villain); Ka-Zar [Kevin Plunder]; Zabu; Zaladane (death) (villain); Guardian of the Pool (introduction, death); Tongah
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Synopsis
Ka-Zar is taken to the Pool that Garokk drank from that made him immortal. He is attacked by the Guardian of the Pool but he manages to defeat him and then cast Garokk into the Pool where he loses his immortality and dies.
Reprints

The Mighty Marvel Checklist (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Mighty Marvel Checklist / in-house column / 0.5 page (report information)

2 More Triumphs from Marvel (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Nick Fury / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

A Land Enslaved! (Table of Contents: 4)

Doctor Doom / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Larry Lieber (credited)
Pencils
George Tuska (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Mike Stevens (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Exiles
Exiles: Angelo Baldini (villain); Franz Cadavus (villain); General Ching (villain); Eric Gruning (villain); Jurgen Hauptmann (villain); Ivan Krushki (villain)
Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]; Red Skull [Johann Shmidt] (villain)
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Synopsis
Dr. Doom returns to Latveria and defeats Red Skull and his Exiles to regain his kingdom.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pages 1 and 2 of this story are not reprinted in the Super-Villain Team-Up #15 reprint.

Wondrous Words of Wit and Wisdom with Which to Waste Some Time! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

Astonishing Mails (Table of Contents: 6)

Astonishing Mails / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from (and answers to) Ron Andrukitis, James Dixon, Mike Scorzelli, Paul Karasik and Daniel L. Gheno.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. "This Is Your Finish, Doom!" / Rampage!
    Doctor Doom; Ka-Zar
  2. 1. Rampage!
    Ka-Zar
  3. 2. The Mighty Marvel Checklist
    Mighty Marvel Checklist
  4. 3. 2 More Triumphs from Marvel
    Nick Fury
  5. 4. A Land Enslaved!
    Doctor Doom
  6. 5. Wondrous Words of Wit and Wisdom with Which to Waste Some Time!
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
  7. 6. Astonishing Mails
    Astonishing Mails
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Nick Caputo
  • Steve Coates
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Hunter Johnson
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Darrel McCann
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Richard Thomson
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Walls