(February 1997)

Marvel, 1997 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Volume
1
Price
2.95 USD; 4.15 CAD
Pages
52
On-sale Date
1996 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Barcode
759606037766 00111
Editing
Terry Kavanagh (editor); Bob Harras (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
one-shot

The Dawn of a New Age of Heroes! (Table of Contents)

Marvel Universe / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Carlos Pacheco (signed)
Inks
Scott Koblish (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Todd Klein (logo design); ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ka-Zar [Kevin Plunder]; Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Zabu; Thunderbolts [Citizen V [Baron Helmut Zemo]; Atlas [Erik Josten, Goliath]; Techno [Fixer, Norbert Ebersol]; Mach-1 [Beetle, Abner Jenkins]; Meteorite [Moonstone, Dr. Karla Sofen]; Songbird [Screaming Mimi, Melissa Gold]]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Logo design credit from Todd Klein via http://kleinletters.com/.

Wraparound cover.

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

Ka-Zar / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Andy Kubert
Inks
Jesse Delperdang
Colors
Tom Smith; Graphic Color Works (separations)
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
adventure; jungle; superhero
Characters
Ka-Zar [Kevin Plunder]; Zabu; Shanna
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued in Ka-Zar (Marvel, 1997 series) #1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Fantastic Four / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco (pages 9, 10, 14-17, 24, 25)
Pencils
Rick Leonardi (pages 9, 10, 14-17, 24, 25)
Inks
Al Williamson (pages 9, 10, 14-17, 24, 25)
Colors
Tom Smith; Graphic Color Works (separations)
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cassie Lang; Scott Lang; Matt Murdock; Roberta; Lyja; Nathaniel Richards; Kristoff Vernard
Synopsis
The extended Fantastic Four family separate. Nathaniel secures the building's scientific machines away from the government team which comes to seize them by transporting them to the Negative Zone and then leaves for Latveria with Kristoff.
Reprints
Keywords
Four Freedoms Plaza; Negative Zone

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

Thunderbolts / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek (pages 11, 12, 18-23)
Pencils
Mark Bagley (pages 11, 12, 18-23)
Inks
Vince Russell (pages 11, 12, 18-23)
Colors
Tom Smith; Graphic Color Works (separations)
Letters
Janice Chiang

First Line of Dialogue or Text
--So what I figure is, they got Galactuses, they got Kangs...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Thunderbolts [Citizen V [Baron Helmut Zemo]; Atlas [Erik Josten; Goliath]; Techno [Fixer; Norbert Ebersol]; Mach-1 [Beetle; Abner Jenkins]; Meteorite [Moonstone; Dr. Karla Sofen]; Songbird [Screaming Mimi; Melissa Gold]]
Synopsis
The Thunderbolts build their reputation.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued in Thunderbolts (Marvel, 1997 series) #1.

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

Doctor Doom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Bernardo
Pencils
Aaron Lopresti
Inks
Aaron Lopresti; Rachel Dodson (credited as Rachel Pinnock); Randy Emberlin
Colors
Tom Smith; Graphic Color Works (separations)
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
superhero
Characters
G. W. Bridge; Nathaniel Richards; Kristoff Vernard; Dmitri; Sergei; Dreadknight; Hans
Synopsis
As Nathaniel arrives with Kristoff in Latveria, it occurs that several factions claim the small nation.
Keywords
Latveria

Indexer Notes

Continued in X-Force (Marvel, 1991 series) #63 and Spider-Man Unlimited (Marvel, 1993 series) #16.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

War Machine / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Mackie
Pencils
Klaus Janson
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
Tom Smith; Graphic Color Works (separations)
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
superhero
Characters
War Machine [Jim Rhodes]
Synopsis
Rhodes resigns from Stark-Fujikawa but keeps his armor.
Keywords
Eidolon Warware; Stark-Fujikawa

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

Doctor Strange / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Pat Chau
Inks
Mark Pennington
Colors
Tom Smith; Graphic Color Works (separations)
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Wong
Synopsis
Doctor Strange finds that the heroes killed by Onslaught are spiritually alive.
Keywords
Sanctum Sanctorum
Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Dawn of a New Age of Heroes!
    Marvel Universe
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Ka-Zar
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Fantastic Four
  4. 3. ["--So what I figure is, they got Galactuses, they got Kangs..."]
    Thunderbolts
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Doctor Doom
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    War Machine
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Doctor Strange
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