(November 1973)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
8 times a year
On-sale Date
1973-07-31
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Roy Thomas (editor); Irene Vartanoff ? (reprint editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from The Comic Reader #99.

Behold.."The Living Planet!" (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Thor; Recorder; Ego
Reprints
Keywords
Rigellian Recorder

Indexer Notes

cover is taken from an unaltered stat. Rosen credit per Nick Caputo. Original indexer credited Artie Simek.

Behold... The Living Planet! (Table of Contents: 1)

Thor / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can it be true?
Feature Logo
The Mighty Thor!
Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Thor; Recorder; Ego; Jane Foster; Count Tagar of Wundagore (introduction); Sir Porga of Wundagore; Tana Nile
Synopsis
Thor defeats Ego, the Living Planet, and gets Earth's freedom from the colonizers. Jane wanders into the New Men and is offered a job as a teacher in Wundagore.
Reprints
Keywords
Colonizers of Rigel; New Men; Rigellian Recorder; Wundagore

Indexer Notes

First appearance of Count Tagar of Wundagore.

Gather, Warriors! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The mission of missions is about to begin!!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; Thor; Loki; Odin; Balder; Kroda; Magrat
Synopsis
A motley crew is assembled as Thor prepares to set sail. Odin fears that Ragnarök, the twilight of the gods, is upon them.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Odinsword Quest Part 2, first appearances of Hogun, Fandral and Volstagg (the Warriors Three) and Kroda and Magrat.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Behold.."The Living Planet!"
    Thor
  2. 1. Behold... The Living Planet!
    Thor
  3. 2. Gather, Warriors!
    Tales of Asgard
This issue was most recently modified by:
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