(October 1973)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1973-07-10
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 (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from The Comic Reader #98, June 1973.
This issue has variants:

The Return of Orka — The Human Killer Whale! (Table of Contents)

Namor the Sub-Mariner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane; John Romita (see notes)
Inks
Mike Esposito; John Romita (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've won!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sub-Mariner; Orka
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Namor's face redrawn by Romita. Info per Nick Caputo.

Rise, Thou Killer Whale (Table of Contents: 1)

Namor the Sub-Mariner / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber (credited)
Pencils
Don Heck (credited)
Inks
Don Perlin (credited)
Colors
Petra Goldberg (credited as P. Goldberg)
Letters
Charlotte Jetter (credited as C. Jetter); Gaspar Saladino (splash page, uncredited)

Job Number
1566-Z
Genre
superhero
Characters
Virago (villain); Orka (villain)
Reprints

The Sword In the Throne (Table of Contents: 2)

Tales of Atlantis / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber (credited)
Pencils
Jim Mooney (credited)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (credited)
Colors
Petra Goldberg (credited)
Letters
Tom Orzechowski (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Kamuu II (guest-star); Zartra II (introduction)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Final installment.

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

Send It to Subby / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber ?
Pencils
Herb Trimpe (illustration)
Inks
Herb Trimpe (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
Morrie Kuramoto; typeset

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Includes a house ad for Marvel Spotlight # 12 (Son of Satan).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Return of Orka — The Human Killer Whale!
    Namor the Sub-Mariner
  2. 1. Rise, Thou Killer Whale
    Namor the Sub-Mariner
  3. 2. The Sword In the Throne
    Tales of Atlantis
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Send It to Subby
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Per Sandell
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