(1988)

Marvel UK, 1988 Series
Published in English (United Kingdom) United Kingdom
 
Price
5.95 GBP; 9.95 USD; 12.95 CAD
Pages
196
On-sale Date
1988-11-17
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Ltd.
Brand
Marvel
ISBN
1-85400-020-9 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781854000200
Editing
Richard Starkings (editor); Jenny O'Connor (managing editor)
Color
Colour
Dimensions
18 cm (7") x 25 cm (10 7/8")
Paper Stock
Cardstock Glossy cover; Baxter interior
Binding
Trade Paperback
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Collects part of the monthly Captain Britain series.
On sale date from Amazing Heroes #153.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Britain / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alan Davis (signed as Alan Davis)
Inks
Mark Farmer (signed as Mark Farmer)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Crazy Gang: Executioner; The Jester; The Knave; Red Queen; Tweedledope
Technet: Gatecrasher; Yap "Bonebag"
Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; The Fury; Meggan; Opal Luna Saturnyne
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Introduction (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Britain / text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
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Bad Moon Rising (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Britain / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Craddock; Alan Davis (plot)
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
Steve White
Letters
Steve Craddock
Editing
Chris Gill

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Sidney Crumb; Meggan; Mickey Scott; Josie Scott
Synopsis
Captain Britain tries to stop Meggan and the battle leads to the death of Mickey Scott.
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Indexer Notes

Alan Davis is not credited for plot in the original printing of the story, but is credited here in the credits in the back of the book.

Tea and Sympathy (Table of Contents: 3)

Captain Britain / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Davis (plot)
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
Steve White
Letters
Steve Craddock
Editing
Chris Gill

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Meggan; Joan Scott; Bob Scott; Josie Scott
Synopsis
Captain Britain goes to the Scott household to apologize for Micky Scott's death. While he is there Meggan re-appears and they are attacked by robots.
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In All the Old Familiar Places ... (Table of Contents: 4)

Captain Britain / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Collins; Alan Davis (plot)
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
Steve White
Letters
Steve Craddock
Editing
Chris Gill

Genre
superhero
Characters
Betsy Braddock; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Emma Collins; Alison Double; Meggan; Slaymaster; Crazy Gang; Kim Clarke
Synopsis
Betsy returns to the manor.
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Indexer Notes

Original index for Mighty World of Marvel doesn't credit Alan Davis for plot.

Pictures, Puzzles & Pawns (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Britain / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jamie Delano
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
Steve White
Letters
Steve Craddock
Editing
Chris Gill

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Knight [Dane Whitman] (flashback) (cameo); Betsy Braddock; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Jackdaw (flashback) (cameo); Merlin (flashback) (cameo); Slaymaster; Opal Luna Saturnyne (flashback) (cameo); Chief Inspector Dai Thomas; Crazy Gang
Synopsis
Chief Inspector Thomas has a meeting with his bosses and lays out his case that Brian Braddock and Captain Britain are the same person.
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Indexer Notes

Original title was "Myth, Memory and Legend".

Law and Disorder (Table of Contents: 6)

Captain Britain / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jamie Delano
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
Stuart Place
Letters
Steve Craddock
Editing
Chris Gill

Genre
superhero
Characters
Betsy Braddock; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Gabriel; Mastrex; Michael; Slaymaster; Chief Inspector Dai Thomas
Synopsis
Captain Britain is captured by Slaymaster and the Crazy Gang.
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Flotsam and Jetsam (Table of Contents: 7)

Captain Britain / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jamie Delano
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
Stuart Place
Letters
Steve Craddock
Editing
Ian Rimmer

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Fury [Sidney Crumb]; Gatecrasher; Slaymaster; Vixen; Crazy Gang
Synopsis
Slaymaster takes the defeated Captain Britain to Vixen, but the Captain manages to escape.
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Sid's Story (Table of Contents: 8)

Captain Britain / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Collins
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
Stuart Place
Letters
Annie Parkhouse (credited as Annie Halfacree)
Editing
Ian Rimmer

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Fury [Sidney Crumb]; Roma; Crazy Gang; Gatecrasher's Technet (a present-day version of the Special Executive) (introduction)
Synopsis
Sidney Crumb's illness slowly turns him into a monster.
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Double Game (Table of Contents: 9)

Captain Britain / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jamie Delano
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
Stuart Place
Letters
Annie Parkhouse (credited as Annie Halfacree)
Editing
Ian Rimmer

Genre
superhero
Characters
Betsy Braddock; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Emma Collins; Alison Double; Kaptain Briton; Meggan; Gatecrasher's Technet
Synopsis
Captain Britain battles his double, Kapitan Briton.
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A Long Way from Home (Table of Contents: 10)

Captain Britain / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jamie Delano
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
Stuart Place
Letters
Annie Parkhouse (credited as Annie Halfacree)
Editing
Ian Rimmer

Genre
superhero
Characters
Betsy Braddock; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Kaptain Briton; Opal Luna Saturnyne; Gatecrasher's Technet
Synopsis
Captain Britain convinces Technet to return him to the proper world, where his doppelganger has attacked Betsy.
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Things Fall Apart (Table of Contents: 11)

Captain Britain / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jamie Delano
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
Stuart Place
Letters
Annie Parkhouse (credited as Annie Halfacree)
Editing
Ian Rimmer

Genre
superhero
Characters
Betsy Braddock; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock] (origin); Captain U.K. [Linda McQuillan]; Alison Double; Mastermind; Meggan; Captain Britain's father (introduction, in flashback); Cherubim (introduction)
Synopsis
Mastermind reappears to help put the manor in shape and mentor Captain Britain.
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Childhood's End (Table of Contents: 12)

Captain Britain / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jamie Delano
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
Louise Cassell
Letters
Annie Parkhouse (credited as Annie Halfacree)
Editing
Ian Rimmer

Genre
superhero
Characters
Betsy Braddock; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Captain U.K. [Linda McQuillan]; Alison Double; Gabriel; Mastermind; Meggan (origin); Michael; Cherubim
Synopsis
Meggan unleashes the Cherubim.
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Winds of Change (Table of Contents: 13)

Captain Britain / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jamie Delano
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
Louise Cassell
Letters
Annie Parkhouse (credited as Annie Halfacree)
Editing
Ian Rimmer

Genre
superhero
Characters
AC-DC; Betsy Braddock; Jamie Braddock; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Captain U.K. [Linda McQuillan]; Alison Double; Dr. Crocodile [Joshua N'Dingi]; Fern; Gabriel; Giggles; Lump; Mastermind; Meggan; Michael; Quill
Synopsis
The warp children are offered refuge at Braddock Manor.
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African Nightmare (Table of Contents: 14)

Captain Britain / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jamie Delano
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
Stuart Place
Letters
Annie Parkhouse (credited as Annie Halfacree)
Editing
Ian Rimmer

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jamie Braddock; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Dr. Crocodile [Joshua N'Dingi]; Gabriel; Meggan; Michael
Synopsis
Captain Britain travels to Africa and learns the truth about his brother Jamie.
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Keywords
Africa

The House of Baba Yaga (Table of Contents: 15)

Captain Britain / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jamie Delano
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Noel Davis; Alan Davis
Colors
Nick Abadzis
Letters
Annie Parkhouse (credited as Annie Halfacree)
Editing
Ian Rimmer

Genre
superhero
Characters
Baba Yaga; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Meggan
Synopsis
Captain Britain and Meggan travel to the wilds of Russia where they encounter Baba Yaga.
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Alarms and Excursions (Table of Contents: 16)

Captain Britain / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jamie Delano
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Noel Davis (art assist); Alan Davis
Colors
Stuart Place
Letters
Annie Parkhouse (credited as Annie Halfacree)
Editing
Ian Rimmer

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Britain [Betsy Braddock]; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Captain U.K. [Linda McQuillan]; Fascination; Gatecrasher; Meggan; Special Executive
Synopsis
Captain Britain and Meggan are drawn to ancient Peru to help Gatecrasher escape her predicament.
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Keywords
Inca; Peru

Indexer Notes

Noel Davis is credited for inks in the original index for Captain Britain (Marvel UK, 1985 series) #12. Here he is credited for "art assist".

It's Hard to Be a Hero ... (Table of Contents: 17)

Captain Britain / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Davis
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Noel Davis; Alan Davis
Colors
Stuart Place
Letters
Annie Parkhouse (credited as Annie Halfacree)
Editing
Ian Rimmer

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Britain [Betsy Braddock]; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Captain U.K. [Linda McQuillan]; Gabriel; Meggan; Michael; Slaymaster; Vixen
Synopsis
Betsy is blinded by Slaymaster and gives up the Captain Britain identity.
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Should Auld Acquaintance (Table of Contents: 18)

Captain Britain / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Davis
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Mark Farmer ?; Alan Davis ? (see notes)
Colors
Steve White
Letters
Annie Parkhouse (credited as Annie Halfacree)
Editing
Ian Rimmer

Genre
superhero
Characters
Betsy Braddock; Captain Britain [Brian Braddock]; Captain U.K. [Linda McQuillan]; Emma Collins; Alison Double; Gabriel; Mastermind; Meggan; Michael; Roma; Chief Inspector Dai Thomas; Miracleman II
Synopsis
Captain Britain and Meggan assist Chief Inspector Thomas to discover who has been killing gangsters.
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Indexer Notes

In index for Captain Britain (Marvel UK, 1985 series) #14, Alan Davis is credited for inks instead of Mark Farmer.

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

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Outroduction (Table of Contents: 20)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ian Rimmer
Letters
typeset

Editing
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Britain
  2. 1. Introduction
    Captain Britain
  3. 2. Bad Moon Rising
    Captain Britain
  4. 3. Tea and Sympathy
    Captain Britain
  5. 4. In All the Old Familiar Places ...
    Captain Britain
  6. 5. Pictures, Puzzles & Pawns
    Captain Britain
  7. 6. Law and Disorder
    Captain Britain
  8. 7. Flotsam and Jetsam
    Captain Britain
  9. 8. Sid's Story
    Captain Britain
  10. 9. Double Game
    Captain Britain
  11. 10. A Long Way from Home
    Captain Britain
  12. 11. Things Fall Apart
    Captain Britain
  13. 12. Childhood's End
    Captain Britain
  14. 13. Winds of Change
    Captain Britain
  15. 14. African Nightmare
    Captain Britain
  16. 15. The House of Baba Yaga
    Captain Britain
  17. 16. Alarms and Excursions
    Captain Britain
  18. 17. It's Hard to Be a Hero ...
    Captain Britain
  19. 18. Should Auld Acquaintance
    Captain Britain
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
  21. 20. Outroduction
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  • Josh Blair
  • Peter Croome
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  • Michael Hoskin
  • Darrel McCann
  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Terry Vraspir