(May 1973)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Roy Thomas
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

They Call Him -- Killraven! (Table of Contents)

War of the Worlds; Killraven / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Romita
Inks
John Romita; Tony Mortellaro (backgrounds)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Killraven
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inks credits per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Mike Esposito. Letters credit from Marvel Comics Index No. 8B by George Olshevsky.

The War of the Worlds! (Table of Contents: 1)

War of the Worlds; Killraven / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (Plot); Neal Adams (Plot); Gerry Conway (Script)
Pencils
Neal Adams (pp 1-11); Howard Chaykin (pp 12-20)
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colors
Petra Goldberg
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
1396Z
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Killraven [Jonathan Raven] (introduction, origin); Maureen Raven (Killraven's mother, introduction, flashback, Death); Joshua Raven (Killraven's brother, later known as Deathraven, flashback); Dr. Ann Carver (flashback, Death); Dagger; Mayor of New York; The Keeper [Dr. Raker] (Death); Saunders (flashback); The Martians (villain, introduction); The Martian Masters (villain, introduction); Scrapper (villain, introduction); The Sirens (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Killraven gets his revenge on the Keeper but discovers that it is a hollow victory.
Reprints
Keywords
Grand Central Station; Mars

Indexer Notes

Series concept by Roy Thomas, original plot and lead character by Neal Adams. Some concepts taken from H.G. Wells's novel. Story includes flashbacks to the 1901 and 2001 invasion. Credits from text article.

Amazing Mails (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Describes the creative process that led to the book.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. They Call Him -- Killraven!
    War of the Worlds; Killraven
  2. 1. The War of the Worlds!
    War of the Worlds; Killraven
  3. 2. Amazing Mails
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Darrel McCann
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Darrel McCann