(June 1975)

Marvel, 1975 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
68
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 U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior (#1); Glossy interior (#2)
Binding
Squarebound (#1); Saddle-stitched (#2)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Timely's Golden-Age heroes during World War II. Originally Marvel intended a giant-sized series which would have been half reprints. After one issue, a regular-sized series was used instead.


Hordes of Hitler! (Table of Contents)

Invaders / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Robbins (signed)
Inks
John Romita (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
superhero
Characters
Invaders [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Toro; Bucky]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover letters credit confirmed by Todd Klein in The Danny Crespi Files Part 12, posted 23 June 2017 on his blog (Todd Klein's Blog at Goodreads). Previous indexer credited Gaspar Saladino.

The Coming of the Invaders! Part One: A Captain Called America! (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain America / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Frank Robbins
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Petra Goldberg
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Invaders [Captain America [Steve Rogers] (origin); Human Torch [Jim Hammond] (cameo); Namor, the Sub-Mariner (cameo); Toro (cameo); Bucky]; Nazis; Adolf Hitler (cameo); Franklin D. Roosevelt (flashback); General Phillips (flashback); Dr. Anderson (flashback); Agent R [Cynthia Glass] (flashback); Dr. Erskine (also as Dr. Reinstein, flashback, dies); Heinz Kruger (flashback, dies)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story takes place on December 22, 1941 and features Captain America and Bucky with a splash page depicting the Invaders vs Hitler. Captain America's origin is retold in detail, merging previous versions. For instance, Dr. Reinstein is revealed to be a code name for Dr. Erskine.

A Cacophonous Collection of Captivating Capsule Comments Calculated to Corral your Consciousness! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Trap (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Spider-Man; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Coming of the Invaders! Part 2: Enter: The Human Torch! (Table of Contents: 4)

Human Torch / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Frank Robbins
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Petra Goldberg
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky; Adolf Hitler; Master Man; Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro; Dr. Anderson; Wilson; Mr. Stuart; Colonel Krieghund
Reprints

The Coming of the Invaders! Part 3: The Sub-Mariner Strikes! (Table of Contents: 5)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Frank Robbins
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Petra Goldberg
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky; Master Man; Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro; Colonel Krieghund; Sub-Mariner; Winston Churchill
Reprints

Another Agonizingly Personal Recollection (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Deep-Sea Blitzkrieg! (Table of Contents: 7)

Namor, the Sub-Mariner / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Everett (signed)
Pencils
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Hitler; Nazis; Emperor Tha-Korr; Atlanteans; Mel; Lucas
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Some new or edited captions by Roy Thomas.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Hordes of Hitler!
    Invaders
  2. 1. The Coming of the Invaders! Part One: A Captain Called America!
    Captain America
  3. 2. A Cacophonous Collection of Captivating Capsule Comments Calculated to Corral your Consciousness!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. The Trap
    Spider-Man; Hostess Fruit Pies
  5. 4. The Coming of the Invaders! Part 2: Enter: The Human Torch!
    Human Torch
  6. 5. The Coming of the Invaders! Part 3: The Sub-Mariner Strikes!
    Sub-Mariner
  7. 6. Another Agonizingly Personal Recollection
  8. 7. Deep-Sea Blitzkrieg!
    Namor, the Sub-Mariner
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Bob Ford
  • Darrel McCann
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Per Sandell
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jon Ingersoll