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
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.; later Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #200)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


The Summons of Psyklop! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / 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
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The Summons of Psyklop (Table of Contents: 1)

The Avengers / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
564-Z
First Line of Dialogue or Text
You have a mouth-- and you must scream!
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.
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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: 2)

Avengers Assemble! / letters page / 1.66 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

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

Letters from Tom Fagan, James G. Shell, Jonathan Guss, W. P. Mills, Gail Abraham

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.34 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Summons of Psyklop!
    The Avengers
  2. 1. The Summons of Psyklop
    The Avengers
  3. 2. ["Special Note: By now, most of Marveldom..."]
    Avengers Assemble!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
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