Iron Man #72 [Regular Edition]
(January 1975)

Marvel, 1968 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 Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched; squarebound (#43)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Most of this story takes place at the San Diego Comicon. Page 14 features cameo appearances by Roy Thomas, Mike Friedrich, Tom Orzechowski, Frank and Jan Brunner.


Death Squad! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane;John Romita (see notes)
Inks:
Frank Giacoia; John Romita (see notes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Danny Crespi

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Black Lama; Whiplash [Mark Scarlotti]; Man-Bull; The Melter
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover inker credit provided 2006 by Nick Caputo. Romita alterations on Man Bull's face also per Nick.

Convention of Fear! (Table of Contents: 1)

Iron Man / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Friedrich; Barry Alfonso (plot)
Pencils:
George Tuska; Neal Adams; Alan Kupperberg; Frank Brunner (see notes)
Inks:
Vince Colletta; Neal Adams; Alan Kupperberg; Frank Brunner (see notes)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Black Lama; Death Squad [Melter; Man-Bull; Whiplash [Mark Scarlotti]] (Introduction); Roy Thomas; Mike Friedrich; Tom Orzechowski; Frank Brunner; Jan Brunner
Reprints:
Keywords:
El Cortez Hotel; Pacific Comics store.

Indexer Notes

Most of this story takes place at the San Diego Comicon. Page 14 features cameo appearances by Roy Thomas and Mike Friedrich (drawn by Neal Adams), Tom Orzechowski (by Alan Kupperberg), Frank and Jan Brunner (by Frank Brunner). Info from the letters page to Iron Man #74.

The Pacific Comics store appears on the first page.

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

Sock It to Shell-Head / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Brian Apthorp, Tom Lemans, Dean Mullaney, David Dunn and Bill Wu.

Awesome Announcements and Autumnal Admonishments for All! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script:
Stan Lee (signed); ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Death Squad!
    Iron Man
  2. 1. Convention of Fear!
    Iron Man
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Sock It to Shell-Head
  4. 3. Awesome Announcements and Autumnal Admonishments for All!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
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