The Avengers #88 [Regular Edition]
(May 1971)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly except January, semi-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 (credited) (editor)

The Summons of Psyklop! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers [superhero] / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Sal Buscema
Inks
Sal Buscema
Colors
?
Letters
Morrie Kuramoto

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Goliath [Clint Barton]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor [Donald Blake]]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Falcon [Sam Wilson]; Psyklop
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Olympic Sales / Olympia Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Summons of Psyklop (Table of Contents: 2)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (credited) (dialogue); Harlan Ellison (credited) (plot)
Pencils
Sal Buscema (credited)
Inks
Jim Mooney (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Shelly Leferman (credited)

Job Number
564-Z
First Line of Dialogue or Text
You have a mouth-- and you must scream!
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Black Panther [T'Challa]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Goliath [Clint Barton]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Vision]; Falcon [Sam Wilson]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Professor X [Charles Xavier]; Thunderbolt Ross; Glenn Talbot; Psyklop (introduction)
Synopsis
The finest minds on Earth have devised a way to contain the Hulk, BUT a member of an ancient alien race kidnaps him to use his power to awaken the dark gods he serves. Oh, and there is a little voo-doo too.
Reprints
Keywords
voodoo

Indexer Notes

Story continued in Incredible Hulk (Marvel, 1968 series) #140. The middle part of this story is inspired by H. P. Lovecraft's "The Call of Cthulhu".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

The Mighty Marvel Checklist / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

Super Poster Offer (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Marvelmania / advertisement / 0.6 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

North American School of Drafting / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Shop by Mail (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Shop by Mail (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Estes Industries, Inc. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Shop by Mail (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Honor House Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Avengers Assemble! / letters page / 1.6 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Special Note: By now, most of Marveldom...
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Tom Fagan, James G. Shell, Jonathan Guss, W. P. Mills, Gail Abraham. Includes “Know Ye These, the Hallowed Ranks of Marveldom

King Kull — (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Kull / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

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

Academy for Home Study / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Seed / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Summons of Psyklop!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  2. 1. ["Famous name prizes or cash the easy way!"]
    Olympic Sales / Olympia Sales
  3. 2. The Summons of Psyklop
    The Avengers [superhero]
  4. 3. ["Look, fellows!"]
    Grit
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Mighty Marvel Checklist
  6. 5. Super Poster Offer
    Marvelmania
  7. 6. ["I put 2 full inches on my arms - 3 inches on my chest and trimmed 4 inches off my waist in just 7 weeks..."]
    Joe Weider
  8. 7. ["These 3 big drafting kits* given to you!"]
    North American School of Drafting
  9. 8. Shop by Mail
  10. 9. Shop by Mail
  11. 10. ["Step into the real world of space with Vern Estes."]
    Estes Industries, Inc.
  12. 11. ["America’s most amusing pet squirrel monkey"]
  13. 12. Shop by Mail
  14. 13. ["Hints of hilarious hi-jinx and homogeneous happenings happily harvested for heroes like you!"]
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
  15. 14. ["Muscles of steel"]
    Honor House Products
  16. 15. ["Special Note: By now, most of Marveldom..."]
    Avengers Assemble!
  17. 16. King Kull —
    Kull
  18. 17. ["Second chance for high school drop-outs to get a diploma"]
    Academy for Home Study
  19. 18. ["Power-packed muscles in only 35 days!"]
  20. 19. ["Make money get prizes with fast selling American seeds"]
    American Seed
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