Amazing Adventures #27 [Regular Edition]
(November 1974)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Day of the Death Breeders! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Jim Starlin
Inks
Jim Starlin
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Killraven; Carmilla Frost
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters credit from Marvel Comics Index No. 8B by George Olshevsky.

The Death Breeders (Table of Contents: 1)

War of the Worlds; Killraven / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Don McGregor
Pencils
Craig Russell
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
Petra Goldberg
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Killraven (origin); Skar (villain); High Overlord (villain); Atalon (first appearance, villain); Death Breeders (first appearance, villains); Volcana Ash (first appearance); M'Shulla; Old Skull; Hawk; Carmilla Frost; Grok; Adam 3,031 (introduction); Eve 3,031 (introduction)
Synopsis
The High Overlord sends the Death Breeders after Killraven and his gang.
Reprints
Keywords
Lake Michigan; martians; Milwaukee WI

Indexer Notes

First appearances of Volcana Ash, Adam 3,031, Eve 3,031, Atalon and Death Breeders, details on the origin of Killraven.

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

War of the Words; Marvel Value Stamp / letters page / 1.25 pages (report information)

Script
Don McGregor
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Man-Thing

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from (and replies to) Alan Rothman and Clyde Talley. Also includes a next issue box and Marvel Value Stamp #22 featuring Man-Thing.

Sumptuous Scoops About Summer, Spidey - And Softball! (Table of Contents: 3)

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed); ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Power Man [Luke Cage]

Hey, Hero! Have We Got a Bonus Page to Pick with You! (Table of Contents: 4)

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Shang-Chi; Iron Fist

The Strangers (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Herb Familton (signed)
Inks
Herb Familton (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
J-428
Genre
science fiction
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Day of the Death Breeders!
    War of the Worlds; Killraven
  2. 1. The Death Breeders
    War of the Worlds; Killraven
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    War of the Words; Marvel Value Stamp
  4. 3. Sumptuous Scoops About Summer, Spidey - And Softball!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. Hey, Hero! Have We Got a Bonus Page to Pick with You!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. The Strangers
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