Avengers Epic Collection #10 - The Yesterday Quest
(2023)

Marvel, 2013 Series
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Volume
10
Price
44.99 USD; 56.25 CAD
Pages
500
On-sale Date
2023-09-27
Publisher's Age Guidelines
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Worldwide Inc.
Brand
Marvel Epic Collection; Marvel [in horizontal box]; Epic
ISBN
978-1-302-94876-4 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781302948764 54499
Printer
Solisco Printers, Scott, QC, Canada
Editing
Cory Sedlmeier (credited) (collection editor)

Issue Notes

Collects The Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #167-188, The Avengers Annual (Marvel, 1967 series) #8-9 and material from Marvel Tales (Marvel, 1966 series) #100.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez (credited)
Inks
Terry Austin (credited)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Beast [Hank McCoy]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]; Thor; Vision; Wonder Man [Simon Williams]]; Guardians of the Galaxy [Vance Astro; Charlie-27; Martinex [Martinex T'Naga]; Nikki; Starhawk [Stakar Ogord]; Yondu [Yondu Udonta]]
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Epic Collection (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Avengers: The Yesterday Quest (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
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?
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?
Letters
typeset

The Yesterday Quest (Table of Contents: 3)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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?
Letters
typeset

Behold... The Guardians of the Galaxy! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
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Tomorrow Dies Today! (Table of Contents: 5)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter; Roger Stern
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
Phil Rachelson
Letters
Joe Rosen

Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Kathy Schilling; Mrs. Lichter-Dale
Reprints
Keywords
Avenger's Quinjet IV; Avengers Mansion; Bio-Synthetic Wings; Captain America's Shield; Drydock; Earth Orbit; Iron Man Armor Model 4; Manhattan; Mjolnir; New York City; Park Avenue; Porcupine Armor; S.H.I.E.L.D. Space Station; Yellowjacket's Suit

First Blood! (Table of Contents: 6)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
Annette Kawecki

Genre
superhero
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Indexer Notes

Gyrich identified by Fred Snyder via the GCD Error Tracker.

First Blood (Table of Contents: 7)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
Phil Rachelson
Letters
Gaspar Saladino; Denise Wohl

Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Reprints
Keywords
Astral Plane; Avengers Mansion; Avengers Quinjet; Captain America's Shield; Captain Marvel's Nega-Bands; Cloak of Levitation; Colorado; Drydock; Earth Orbit; Eye of Agamotto; Forest Hills; Forest Hills Gardens; Greenwich Village; Hawkeye's Bow and Trick Arrows; Iron Man Armor Model 4; Manhattan; Mjolnir; New York City; Queens; Rocky Mountains; Sanctum Sanctorum; Silver Surfer Surferboard; Upper West Side; Yondu's Bow

The End of the World! (Table of Contents: 8)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dave Cockrum
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Black Panther]
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Indexer Notes

Cover signed over Iron Man's arm.

If We Should Fail -- The World Dies Tonight (Table of Contents: 9)

The Avengers / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Sal Buscema; Dave Hunt
Inks
Dave Hunt
Colors
Ken Klaczak
Letters
John Costanza

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Even Avengers find time to rest between missions, to pause between crises -- to walk as men do, and not as legends...
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Black Panther]; Jason Beere
Synopsis
Captain America, Iron Man and Black Panther must face The Three Dooms.
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The Return of the Bride of Ultron! (Table of Contents: 10)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
Irv Watanabe

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Get back! The first Avenger who touches her answers to me!
Genre
superhero
Reprints
Keywords
Captain America's Shield; Mjolnir

"...Though Hell Should Bar the Way!" (Table of Contents: 11)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter; George Pérez
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
Jim Shooter
Letters
Denise Wohl

Job Number
C-732
First Line of Dialogue or Text
So this is where you've been hiding!
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Meyer; Mack
Synopsis
Jocasta is delivered to Avengers mansion where she is reactivated and battles the team.
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Keywords
Attilan; Avengers Mansion; Bio-Synthetic Wings; Captain America's Shield; Colorado; Hawkeye's Trick Arrows; Himalayas; Iron Man Armor MK V; Manhattan; Mjolnir; New York City; Saugerties; Ulster County; Yellowjacket's Suit

Shards of Crystal Doom! (Table of Contents: 12)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sister Eucalypta
Reprints

"...Where Angels Fear to Tread" (Table of Contents: 13)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
Phil Rachelson
Letters
Denise Wohl

Job Number
C-733
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sister Eucalypta (villain); Blanche; Mrs. Pike
Synopsis
The Avengers follow Jocasta back to Ultron's lair and battle the powerful robot. Ultron tries to make Jocasta his bride but she rejects him and helps the Avengers take him down.
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Keywords
Captain America's Shield; Earth Orbit; Iron Man Armor Model 4; Madison Avenue; Manhattan; Midtown; Mjolnir; Molecular Rearranger; New York City; Riverside Drive; Stark Shuttle; Upper West Side; Yellowjacket's Suit

Holocaust in New York Harbor! (Table of Contents: 14)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
Annette Kawecki ?

Genre
superhero
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Holocaust in New York Harbor! (Table of Contents: 15)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Sal Buscema; Klaus Janson
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
Phil Rachelson
Letters
Denise Wohl

Job Number
C-798
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Anybody home?! Hey, Avengers! Where's the cake...
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sister Jude
Synopsis
The Avengers battle Tyrak.
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...And Then There Were None! (Table of Contents: 16)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
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Threshold of Oblivion! (Table of Contents: 17)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
David Michelinie; Jim Shooter
Pencils
Sal Buscema; D. Hands (joint name)
Inks
Win Mortimer (sourced); Bob McLeod (sourced); Joe Rubinstein (sourced); Dan Green (sourced); Rick Bryant (sourced); Klaus Janson (sourced); Pablo Marcos (sourced)
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Gaspar Saladino; Annette Kawecki

Job Number
C803
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Synopsis
The Avengers are vanishing one by one... Vs The Collector.
Reprints
Keywords
Asgard; Avengers Mansion; Black Widow's Gauntlets; Blue Area of the Moon; Boeing 747; Captain America's Uniform; Captain Marvel's Nega-Bands; City of Asgard; City of Olympus; Collector's Museum; Collector's Ship; Drydock; Earth Orbit; Forest Hills Gardens; Hawkeye's Bow and Trick Arrows; Hell; Iron Man Armor Model 4; LaGuardia Airport; Manhattan; Mjolnir; Moon; New York City; Olympus; Queens; Wasp's Wings; Watcher's Citadel; Yellowjacket's Suit

Indexer Notes

Inker information in Avengers #179.
Inker information 2005 by Steven Tice.

Captured by the Collector! (Table of Contents: 18)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
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Captives of the Collector! (Table of Contents: 19)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter; Bill Mantlo
Pencils
David Wenzel
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
Phil Rachelson
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Job Number
C827
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Synopsis
The Avengers versus The Collector.
Reprints
Keywords
Biogram Image; Black Widow's Gauntlets; Captain America's Shield; Captain Marvel's Nega-Bands; Collector's Museum; Collector's Ship; Dergosian Gun; Forest Hills Gardens; Hawkeye's Bow and Trick Arrows; Incendiary Capsules; Iron Man Armor Model 4; Korvac's home; Mjolnir; New York City; Positron Cannon; pterosaur; Queens; Vandarian Power Wand; Wasp's Wings; Yellowjacket's Suit

From Whence Came... the Enemy? (Table of Contents: 20)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dave Cockrum
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Vision; Scarlet Witch; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Wasp]; Michael Korvac
Reprints

The End... and the Beginning! (Table of Contents: 21)

The Avengers / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter; David Michelinie
Pencils
David Wenzel
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
Phil Rachelson
Letters
Denise Wohl

Job Number
LG-60
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Hawkeye; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wonder Man; Thor [Donald Blake]; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Wasp; Hercules; Quicksilver; Jocasta; Black Panther]; Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Moondragon; Two-Gun Kid; Hellcat; Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff]; Michael Korvac (origin); Guardians of the Galaxy [Starhawk; Martinex; Charlie-27]; Edwin Jarvis
Synopsis
Origin of Michael Korvac
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Destiny Hunt! (Table of Contents: 22)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Romita Jr.
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Hawkeye; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wonder Man; Thor [Donald Blake]]; Michael Korvac
Reprints

The Destiny Hunt! (Table of Contents: 23)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter; David Michelinie
Pencils
David Wenzel
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Rick Parker

Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Hawkeye; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wonder Man; Thor [Donald Blake]; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Wasp; Hercules; Quicksilver; Jocasta; Black Panther]; Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Moondragon; Two-Gun Kid; Hellcat; Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff]; Guardians of the Galaxy [Starhawk]; Michael Korvac
Synopsis
The Avengers face Michael. Continued next issue.
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...These Who Lay Dying! (Table of Contents: 24)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dave Cockrum
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Vision; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Scarlet Witch; Hawkeye]; Dr. Donald Blake [Thor]
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Indexer Notes

Cover signed "Cockrum - Austin - sort of"

The Hope... And the Slaughter! (Table of Contents: 25)

The Avengers / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
David Wenzel
Inks
Pablo Marcos; Ricardo Villamonte
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Denise Wohl

Job Number
LG155
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Hawkeye; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wonder Man; Thor [Donald Blake]; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Wasp; Hercules; Quicksilver; Jocasta; Black Panther]; Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Moondragon; Hellcat; Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff]; Guardians of the Galaxy [Starhawk; Charlie-27; Yondu; Martinex; Nikki]; The Watcher; Eternity; Odin; Zeus; Mephisto; Michael Korvac
Synopsis
The Avengers face Michael.
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Sinister Spectrums! (Table of Contents: 26)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
superhero
Reprints
Keywords
Cloak of Levitation; Doctor Spectrum's Power Prism; Iron Man Armor MK V; Mjolnir

Spectrums of Deceit! (Table of Contents: 27)

The Avengers / comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Slifer
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Pablo Marcos; Ricardo Villamonte
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
Gaspar Saladino; Joe Rosen; Elaine Heinl

Job Number
C841
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Reprints
Keywords
Atlantic Ocean; Avengers Mansion; Avengers Quinjet; Bio-Synthetic Wings; Bleecker Street; Captain America's Shield; Cloak of Levitation; Cresskill; Doctor Spectrum's Power Prism; Greenwich Village; Hawkeye's Bow and Trick Arrows; Hudson Pharmaceuticals; Iron Man Armor MK V; Long Island; Manhattan; Mjolnir; New Jersey; New York City; Queens; Sanctum Sanctorum; Stark Industries; Van Dyne Mansion; West Caldwell

Indexer Notes

Between the Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #178 and #179. Art and lettering credits 2005 by Steven Tice.

Night of the Beast! (Table of Contents: 28)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Beast; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Wonder Man; Wasp]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Corrected cover credits 2005 by Steven Tice.

The Martyr Perplex! (Table of Contents: 29)

The Avengers; Beast / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Carmine Infantino; Rudy Nebres
Inks
Rudy Nebres
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Joe Rosen

Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Beast; Wasp; Wonder Man; Edwin Jarvis; Manipulator
Synopsis
The Beast Vs Manipulator.
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Enter: Bloodhawk! (Table of Contents: 30)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Keith Pollard
Inks
Rudy Nebres
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]]; Bloodhawk
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Corrected inker credit 2005 by Steven Tice.

Slowly Slays the Stinger! (Table of Contents: 31)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Jim Mooney; Al Gordon
Inks
Al Gordon
Colors
Mario Sen
Letters
Denise Wohl

Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Black Panther [T'Challa]; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Pym]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Beast; Wonder Man]; Edwin Jarvis; Bloodhawk; Stinger; Monolith
Synopsis
The Avengers battle The Bloodhawk.
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When Walks...The Monolith! (Table of Contents: 32)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Vision; Thor [Donald Blake]; Beast]; Monolith
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits from Rich Buckler through Facebook.

Berserkers' Holiday (Table of Contents: 33)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Denise Wohl

Job Number
LG171
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wonder Man; Thor [Donald Blake]; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Wasp; Beast]; Bloodhawk; Monolith; Stinger
Synopsis
The Avengers battle The Monolith.
Reprints

[The Avengers #181] (Table of Contents: 34)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Seven of you will remain as Avengers - - the rest of you are out!
Genre
superhero
Synopsis
New government guidelines for The Avengers. New 7-member team announced.
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On the Matter of Heroes! (Table of Contents: 35)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
David Michelinie
Pencils
John Byrne; Gene Day
Inks
Gene Day
Colors
Françoise Mouly
Letters
Gaspar Saladino; Elaine Heinl

Job Number
LG261
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Synopsis
The Avengers are given new government guidelines for their official roster.
Reprints
Keywords
Avengers Mansion; Black Widow's Gauntlets; Captain America's Shield; Champscraft; East Village; Hawkeye's Bow and Trick Arrows; Iron Man Armor Model 4; Manhattan; Midtown; Mjolnir; Nega-Bands; New York City; The Adventures of Robin Hood; The Bowery; Yellowjacket's Suit

Indexer Notes

First appearance of Scott Lang, who a month later becomes the new Ant-Man in Marvel Premiere #47.

Beast and Wonder Man watching a black and white still photo from "The Adventures of Robin Hood".

The Many Faces of Evil! (Table of Contents: 36)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Milgrom
Inks
Bob Layton
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Avengers [the Beast; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; the Vision; the Wasp]
Reprints

Honor Thy Father (Table of Contents: 37)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
David Michelinie
Pencils
John Byrne; Klaus Janson
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Gaspar Saladino; Diana Albers

Job Number
LG307
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
the Avengers [the Beast; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Hawkeye; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Jocasta; Quicksilver [as Mateo Maximoff in flashback]; the Scarlet Witch [as Ana Maximoff in flashback]; the Vision; the Wasp; Wonder Man; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]]; Django Maximoff; his Nivashi Stone; his magically conjured villains [Nighthawk; Princess Python; the Toad]; Dr. Donald Blake; Henry Peter Gyrich
Synopsis
Django Maximoff holds the Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver captive.
Reprints

The Absorbing Man Lives! (Table of Contents: 38)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints
Keywords
Absorbing Man's Ball and Chain; Iron Man Armor Model 4

The Redoubtable Return of Crusher Creel! (Table of Contents: 39)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
David Michelinie
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Jim Novak

Job Number
LG373
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think you’d be wise, Mr. Gyrich, to have your overzealous agent here remove his clammy hand from my wrist!
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Henry Peter Gyrich's assistants [Carter; Jenkins]; sanitation workers [Bernie Tibbs; Carlos; Tom Chaffey]
Synopsis
The Avengers battle the Absorbing Man.
Reprints

In the Grip of the... Absorbing Man! (Table of Contents: 40)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
superhero
Reprints
Keywords
Absorbing Man's Ball and Chain; Iron Man Armor Model 4; New York City; New York Harbor

Death on the Hudson! (Table of Contents: 41)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
David Michelinie
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Joe Rubinstein; Terry Austin; Al Gordon ?; Klaus Janson ?
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Gaspar Saladino; Diana Albers

Job Number
LG406
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Synopsis
The Avengers battle the Absorbing Man.
Reprints
Keywords
Absorbing Man's Ball and Chain; Airjet-Cycle; Atlantic Ocean; Avengers Mansion; Captain America's Shield; Falcon's Wings; Hawkeye's Bow and Trick Arrows; Iron Man Armor Model 4; Manhattan; New York City; New York Harbor; Wasp's Bio-Synthetic Wings

Indexer Notes

Expanded credits 2005 by Steven Tice.

D. Hands inker credit = diverse hands.

The Yesterday Quest! (Table of Contents: 42)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints
Keywords
lightning; rain

The Yesterday Quest! (Table of Contents: 43)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Steven Grant; David Michelinie
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Dan Green
Colors
Roger Slifer
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
LG429
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Even at the best of times, New York Harbor is rarely considered to be one of the world capitals of tidiness, and this, quite obviously--
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
NYPD [Officer Rossi; Officer Sanchez]
Reprints
Keywords
Absorbing Man's Ball and Chain; Airjet-Cycle; Avengers Mansion; Captain America's Shield; Citadel of Science; Darkhold Book; Falcon's Wings; Hawkeye's Bow; Iron Man Armor Model 4; Manhattan; Midtown; New York City; New York Harbor; Transia; Wundagore Mountain

Enter... Modred the Mystic! (Table of Contents: 44)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Darkhold book; Modred the Mystic; The Avengers [the Scarlet Witch; Vision; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Beast; Wasp [Janet Pym]; Falcon]
Reprints

Nights of Wundagore! (Table of Contents: 45)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Steven Grant; David Michelinie
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Dan Green
Colors
Roger Slifer
Letters
Jim Novak

Job Number
LG458
First Line of Dialogue or Text
High above the sun-streaked village of east Transia...
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
the Avengers [the Beast; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; the Falcon; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Quicksilver (origin, details); the Scarlet Witch (origin, details); the Vision; the Wasp [Janet Pym]]; Bova; Chthon (introduction); Django Maximoff; Edwin Jarvis; Henry Peter Gyrich; the High Evolutionary (flashback); Jonathan Drew (flashback); Magda (introduction, wife of Magneto, mother of Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch, flashback); Modred the Mystic; Robert Frank [the Whizzer] (flashback); Madeline Joyce Frank [Miss America] (flashback, death)
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Indexer Notes

Magneto revealed as father of Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch via the appearance of Magda in X-Men #125. The origin of Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch storyline discussed in detail by Mark Gruenwald in the letters page of Avengers #192. This information added 2005 by Steven Tice.

The Witch on Wundagore Mountain! (Table of Contents: 46)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; "Dark" Scarlet Witch; the Falcon; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Quicksilver; the Wasp [Janet Pym]; Wonder Man]
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The Call of the Mountain Thing! (Table of Contents: 47)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Steven Grant; David Michelinie
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Dan Green
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Jim Novak

Job Number
LG487
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Portrait of a travel agent's nightmare:
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Agatha Harkness (flashback); the Avengers [the Beast; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; the Falcon; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Quicksilver (origin); the Scarlet Witch (origin, more details); the Wasp [Janet Pym]; Wonder Man]; Bova; Cagliostro (flashback); Chthon; her sister Mother Earth (flashback); Django Maximoff (death); Gregor Russoff (flashback); the High Evolutionary (flashback); his New Men (flashback); Magda (flashback); Magnus (flashback); Modred the Mystic; Morgan Le Fey (flashback); St. Brendan (flashback); Taboo (flashback); The Other (flashback)
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The Elements of Doom! (Table of Contents: 48)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
"the Elements of Doom" [Carbon; Chlorine; Phosphorus; Radium; Vanadium]
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Elementary, Dear Avengers (Table of Contents: 49)

The Avengers / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter; Bill Mantlo
Pencils
John Byrne; Dan Green; Frank Springer
Inks
Dan Green; Frank Springer
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
LG516
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Home is truly lwhere the heart is...
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
the Darkhold book; "the Elements of Doom" [Carbon; Chlorine; Cobalt; Phosphorus; Radium; Vanadium (introduction, death for all)]
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Indexer Notes

The Avengers next appear in Avengers Annual #9. Art credits 2005 by Steven Tice.

Gaspar’s name appears in the list of credits as a signature.

The Power of Arsenal! (Table of Contents: 50)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Don Newton
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Vision; Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Scarlet Witch; Wonder Man; Hawkeye; Beast]; Arsenal
Reprints

--Today the Avengers Die! (Table of Contents: 51)

The Avengers / comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Mantlo
Pencils
Don Newton
Inks
Jack Abel; Joe Rubinstein
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
LG543
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Vision; Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Scarlet Witch; Wonder Man; Hawkeye; Beast]; Villain: Mistress (Intro, Death; a computer); Arsenal
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Indexer Notes

between The Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #188 and #189. Inker credits added 2005 by Steven Tice.

Killers of a Purple Rage! (Table of Contents: 52)

Hawkeye; Two-Gun Kid / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Edelman
Pencils
Michael Netzer
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
Mary Titus
Letters
Dom Baiardi

Genre
superhero; western-frontier
Characters
Hawkeye; Two-Gun Kid; Killgrave the Purple Man (villain)
Synopsis
While riding in the desert, Hawkeye and Two-Gun Kid stumble into the Purple Man's secret base.
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Indexer Notes

Takes place between The Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #147 and Ghost Rider (Marvel, 1973 series) Ghost Rider #27.

[The Avengers: The Korvac Saga TPB (1991) Front Cover Art] (Table of Contents: 53)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
George Pérez
Colors
George Pérez
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Ms. Marvel; Thor; Jocasta; Black Panther; Two-Gun Kid; Scarlet Witch; Beast; Hercules; Iron Man; Wonder Man; Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Quicksilver; Wasp; Yellowjacket; Moondragon; Vision; Captain America; Black Widow; Hawkeye]; Guardians of the Galaxy [Starhawk; Vance Astro; Yondu; Martinex; Charlie-27; Nikki]; Michael Korvac
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[The Avengers: The Korvac Saga TPB (1991) Back Cover Art] (Table of Contents: 54)

The Avengers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
George Pérez
Colors
George Pérez
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers; The Guardians of the Galaxy
Reprints

Epilogue (Table of Contents: 55)

The Avengers / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils
Tom Morgan
Inks
Tom Morgan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers; The Guardians of the Galaxy; Captain Marvel; Ms. Marvel; Jocasta; Hercules; Black Widow; Moon Dragon; Michael Korvac; Death
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Indexer Notes

New story for this volume.

[The Avengers: The Yesterday Quest TPB (1994) Cover Art] (Table of Contents: 56)

The Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Steve Epting
Inks
Tom Palmer
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [The Beast; Wonder Man; Captain America; The Falcon; Ms. Marvel; The Wasp]; The Scarlet Witch; Quicksilver; Chthon
Reprints

[August 1978 House Ad] (Table of Contents: 57) (Expand) /

The Avengers; The Defenders; Fantastic Four; The Invaders; X-Men / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[The Avengers House Ad from December 1973 Titles] (Table of Contents: 58) (Expand) /

The Avengers / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[The Avengers #172 Cover Original Art] (Table of Contents: 59)

The Avengers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez (credited)
Inks
Terry Austin (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

[The Avengers #177 Cover Original Art] (Table of Contents: 60)

The Avengers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez (credited)
Inks
Terry Austin (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

[The Avengers Annual #8 Page 32 Original Art] (Table of Contents: 61)

The Avengers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez (credited)
Inks
Ricardo Villamonte (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

[The Avengers #178 Unused Cover Original Art] (Table of Contents: 62)

The Avengers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez (credited)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

[The Avengers #180 Cover Sketch] (Table of Contents: 63)

The Avengers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dave Cockrum (credited)

Genre
superhero

[The Avengers #181 Page 9 Original Art] (Table of Contents: 64)

The Avengers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Byrne (credited)
Inks
Gene Day (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

Avengers Assemble! (Table of Contents: 65)

Avengers Assemble! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; ?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Article by Mark Gruenwald on the research behind The Avengers #185-187, including the revelation of Magneto as the father of Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch.
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Epic Collection (Table of Contents: 66) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Back Cover] (Table of Contents: 67) (Expand) /

The Avengers / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Avengers
  2. 1. Epic Collection
  3. 2. The Avengers: The Yesterday Quest
  4. 3. The Yesterday Quest
  5. 4. Behold... The Guardians of the Galaxy!
    The Avengers
  6. 5. Tomorrow Dies Today!
    The Avengers
  7. 6. First Blood!
    The Avengers
  8. 7. First Blood
    The Avengers
  9. 8. The End of the World!
    The Avengers
  10. 9. If We Should Fail -- The World Dies Tonight
    The Avengers
  11. 10. The Return of the Bride of Ultron!
    The Avengers
  12. 11. "...Though Hell Should Bar the Way!"
    The Avengers
  13. 12. Shards of Crystal Doom!
    The Avengers
  14. 13. "...Where Angels Fear to Tread"
    The Avengers
  15. 14. Holocaust in New York Harbor!
    The Avengers
  16. 15. Holocaust in New York Harbor!
    The Avengers
  17. 16. ...And Then There Were None!
    The Avengers
  18. 17. Threshold of Oblivion!
    The Avengers
  19. 18. Captured by the Collector!
    The Avengers
  20. 19. Captives of the Collector!
    The Avengers
  21. 20. From Whence Came... the Enemy?
    The Avengers
  22. 21. The End... and the Beginning!
    The Avengers
  23. 22. Destiny Hunt!
    The Avengers
  24. 23. The Destiny Hunt!
    The Avengers
  25. 24. ...These Who Lay Dying!
    The Avengers
  26. 25. The Hope... And the Slaughter!
    The Avengers
  27. 26. Sinister Spectrums!
    The Avengers
  28. 27. Spectrums of Deceit!
    The Avengers
  29. 28. Night of the Beast!
    The Avengers
  30. 29. The Martyr Perplex!
    The Avengers; Beast
  31. 30. Enter: Bloodhawk!
    The Avengers
  32. 31. Slowly Slays the Stinger!
    The Avengers
  33. 32. When Walks...The Monolith!
    The Avengers
  34. 33. Berserkers' Holiday
    The Avengers
  35. 34. [The Avengers #181]
    The Avengers
  36. 35. On the Matter of Heroes!
    The Avengers
  37. 36. The Many Faces of Evil!
    The Avengers
  38. 37. Honor Thy Father
    The Avengers
  39. 38. The Absorbing Man Lives!
    The Avengers
  40. 39. The Redoubtable Return of Crusher Creel!
    The Avengers
  41. 40. In the Grip of the... Absorbing Man!
    The Avengers
  42. 41. Death on the Hudson!
    The Avengers
  43. 42. The Yesterday Quest!
    The Avengers
  44. 43. The Yesterday Quest!
    The Avengers
  45. 44. Enter... Modred the Mystic!
    The Avengers
  46. 45. Nights of Wundagore!
    The Avengers
  47. 46. The Witch on Wundagore Mountain!
    The Avengers
  48. 47. The Call of the Mountain Thing!
    The Avengers
  49. 48. The Elements of Doom!
    The Avengers
  50. 49. Elementary, Dear Avengers
    The Avengers
  51. 50. The Power of Arsenal!
    The Avengers
  52. 51. --Today the Avengers Die!
    The Avengers
  53. 52. Killers of a Purple Rage!
    Hawkeye; Two-Gun Kid
  54. 53. [The Avengers: The Korvac Saga TPB (1991) Front Cover Art]
    The Avengers
  55. 54. [The Avengers: The Korvac Saga TPB (1991) Back Cover Art]
    The Avengers
  56. 55. Epilogue
    The Avengers
  57. 56. [The Avengers: The Yesterday Quest TPB (1994) Cover Art]
    The Avengers
  58. 57. [August 1978 House Ad]
    The Avengers; The Defenders; Fantastic Four; The Invaders; X-Men
  59. 58. [The Avengers House Ad from December 1973 Titles]
    The Avengers
  60. 59. [The Avengers #172 Cover Original Art]
    The Avengers
  61. 60. [The Avengers #177 Cover Original Art]
    The Avengers
  62. 61. [The Avengers Annual #8 Page 32 Original Art]
    The Avengers
  63. 62. [The Avengers #178 Unused Cover Original Art]
    The Avengers
  64. 63. [The Avengers #180 Cover Sketch]
    The Avengers
  65. 64. [The Avengers #181 Page 9 Original Art]
    The Avengers
  66. 65. Avengers Assemble!
    Avengers Assemble!
  67. 66. Epic Collection
  68. 67. [Back Cover]
    The Avengers
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