Black Goliath #1 [Regular Edition]
(February 1976)

Marvel, 1976 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1975
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Marv Wolfman
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Goliath / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Frank Giacoia; Mike Esposito ?; John Tartaglione ?
Colors
?
Letters
Dan Crespi

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The party's over, punks! There's a new super-hero in town!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Goliath
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Buckler-Giacoia credits from Buckler via Facebook. Nick Caputo previously suspected inking is a combination of Mike Esposito and John Tartaglione.

Black Goliath (Table of Contents: 1)

Black Goliath / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Isabella
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Michele Robinson [as Michele Wolfman]
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (page 1); Irving Watanabe

Job Number
JV135
Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Goliath [also appears as Bill Foster]; Atom-Smasher; Talia Kruma; Dale West; Herbert Bell; Hank Pym; Janet Van Dyne; Benny; Brim; Trout; Officer Wells (cameo flashback); Mrs. Coombs (cameo flashback); Claire Temple (flashback): Luke Cage (flashback): Tony Stark (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Bill Foster establishes himself in Los Angeles, leading a research team for Stark Industries. As Black Goliath he investigates a series of radium robberies and finds Atom-Smasher and his gang.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Origin of Black Goliath re-told.

Spider-Man and the Kidnap Caper (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Biggest Rock Event of the Decade! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The party's over, punks! There's a new super-hero in town!"]
    Black Goliath
  2. 1. Black Goliath
    Black Goliath
  3. 2. Spider-Man and the Kidnap Caper
    Spider-Man; Hostess Twinkies
  4. 3. The Biggest Rock Event of the Decade!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Darrel McCann
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Stangas
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