Thor #222
(April 1974)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
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 Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Battle at the Gates of Hell! (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane; John Romita (alterations)
Inks
Al Milgrom ?; John Romita (alterations)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thor; Hercules; Ares
Synopsis
Thor and Hercules vs Ares
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover inks credit from Nick Caputo via the GCD Error List (19 December 2006), tentatively confirmed 2006 by Al Milgrom.

Before the Gates of Hell! (Table of Contents: 1)

Thor / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Petra Goldberg
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thor; Hercules; Ares; Demetros (I); Kratos; Zeus; Nestos (I); Odin; Sif; Hildegarde; Krista; Pluto; Odin's Vizier; Chaga (I)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First appearances of Demetros, Nestos and Chaga.

The Hammer Strikes (Table of Contents: 2)

The Hammer Strikes; Marvel Value Stamp / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Thor; Gladiator

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from (and replies to) Del S. and Steve Jetta, also includes two partial panels from a previous Thor story, a special bullpen note and Marvel Value Stamp #41 featuring the Gladiator.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Battle at the Gates of Hell!
    Thor
  2. 1. Before the Gates of Hell!
    Thor
  3. 2. The Hammer Strikes
    The Hammer Strikes; Marvel Value Stamp
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