(2005)

Marvel, 2005 Series
Price
12.99 USD; 21.00 CAD
Pages
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Publishing, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
0-7851-1883-7 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780785118831 51299
Editing
Jeff Youngquist (Senior Editor Special Projects); Jennifer Gr├╝nwald (Assistant Editor); Joe Quesada (Editor-in-Chief); Terry Kavanagh (Original); Kelly Corvese (Assistant Original)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Binding
trade paperback

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wolverine / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
John Byrne
Colors
Chris Sotomayor

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Wolverine / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
Gregory Wright
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is Madripoor.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Iceman; Beast; Cyclops; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Angel; Jessica Drew; Lindsay McCabe; Nguyen Ngoc Coy; Magik [Illyana Rasputin]; Mirage [Dani Moonstar]; Sunspot; Cannonball; Shadowcat [Kitty Pryde]; Captain Britain; Phoenix [Rachel Summers]; Nightcrawler; Havok; Colossus; Storm; Longshot; Psylocke; Dazzler; Rogue
Synopsis
Wolverine narrates about Madripoor while X-Factor, the New Mutants, and Excalibur all pass through.
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Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 1: The Killing Ground (Table of Contents: 2)

Wolverine / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine
Synopsis
Wolvie arrives in Hong Kong to discover that a mysterious force has vaporized an entire city block.
Reprints

[Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #39] (Table of Contents: 3)

Wolverine; Wonder Man; Hercules; Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Jackson Guice
Inks
Bob Layton
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Black Shadow; White Shadow; Wonder Man; Hercules; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]
Reprints

Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 2: The Shadows Strike! (Table of Contents: 4)

Wolverine / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Mai; H'siao; Ch'un; Black Shadow; White Shadow (cameo)
Synopsis
Mai meets Wolvie and helps him elude the Hong Kong police. As she introduces him to her allies, Black Shadow materializes and Wolvie attacks, freezing his arm up to the elbow in the monster's grip.
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[Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #40] (Table of Contents: 5)

Wolverine / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Marshall Rogers
Inks
Marshall Rogers
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Mai; Wonder Man; Hercules; Overmind
Reprints

Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 3: Hong Kong Inferno (Table of Contents: 6)

Wolverine / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Mai; H'siao; Ch'un; Black Shadow; White Shadow
Synopsis
After recovering from a battle between Black Shadow and White Shadow, Wolvie decides to stay and help Mai against the monsters.
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[Marvel Comics Presents #41 Back Cover] (Table of Contents: 7)

Wonder Man; Hercules; Freedom Force / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Steve Purcell
Inks
Steve Purcell
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hercules; Wonder Man; Mystique; Destiny; Blob; Pyro; Avalanche
Reprints

[Marvel Comics Presents #41 Front Cover] (Table of Contents: 8)

Wolverine / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Steve Purcell
Inks
Steve Purcell
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine
Reprints

Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 4: China Beach Head (Table of Contents: 9)

Wolverine / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Mai; H'siao; Ch'un
Synopsis
Wolvie and his new allies travel to China looking for the Shadows as Mai tells him how the monsters are responsible for her family's death.
Reprints

[Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #42] (Table of Contents: 10)

Wolverine; Wonder Man; Union Jack; Daughters of the Dragon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Bob Layton
Inks
Bob Layton
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Wonder Man; Union Jack; Misty Knight; Colleen Wing
Reprints

Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 5: Village of Blood (Table of Contents: 11)

Wolverine / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Mai; H'siao (Death); Ch'un; Black Shadow; White Shadow
Synopsis
Wolvie and his allies once again encounter Black Shadow and H'saio gives his life trying to destroy the monster.
Reprints

[Marvel Comics Presents #43 Back Cover] (Table of Contents: 12)

Wonder Man; Iron Man; Siryn / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Al Gordon
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wonder Man; Enchantress; Beast; Hank Pym; Siryn
Reprints

[Marvel Comics Presents #43 Front Cover] (Table of Contents: 13)

Wolverine / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Al Gordon
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine
Reprints

Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 6: Haven (Table of Contents: 14)

Wolverine / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Mai; Ch'un; Cameo flashbacks of Cyclops; Colossus; Nightcrawler; Storm; Mariko Yashida; Amiko
Synopsis
Wolvie tracks Mai and Ch'un to the lair of Black Shadow.
Reprints

[Marvel Comics Presents #44 Back Cover] (Table of Contents: 15)

Wonder Man; Dr. Strange; Puma / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bryan Hitch
Inks
Mike Machlan
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Man; Thor; Enchantress; Dr. Strange; Puma
Reprints

[Marvel Comics Presents #44 Front Cover] (Table of Contents: 16)

Wolverine / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bryan Hitch
Inks
Bryan Hitch
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Black Shadow; White Shadow
Reprints

Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 7: Blood Craze (Table of Contents: 17)

Wolverine / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Mai; Ch'un; Black Shadow; White Shadow
Synopsis
Wolvie enters the lair of the Shadows and learns that they are manifested from a morbidly obese mutant.
Reprints

[Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #45] (Table of Contents: 18)

Wolverine; Wonder Man; Hulk; Shooting Star / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Kevin O'Neill
Inks
Kevin O'Neill
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Wonder Man; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor; Wasp; Hulk; Shooting Star
Reprints

Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 8: Origins (Table of Contents: 19)

Wolverine / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Mai; Ch'un (Death); Black Shadow; White Shadow
Synopsis
Wolvie learns the origin of the mutant who creates the Shadows as he tries to save Mai and Ch'un from Black Shadow.
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[Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #46] (Table of Contents: 20)

Wolverine; Devil Slayer; Aquarian; Sub-Mariner / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Rob Liefeld
Inks
Rob Liefeld
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Devil Slayer; Aquarian; Namor, the Sub-Mariner
Reprints

Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 9: Assault (Table of Contents: 21)

Wolverine / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Mai; Black Shadow; White Shadow
Synopsis
Wolvie tries to save Mai from Black Shadow. He then attempts to kill the mutant manifesting the Shadows but a horde of dark monsters bar his way.
Reprints

[Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #47] (Table of Contents: 22)

Wolverine; Captain America; Devil Slayer; Arabian Knight / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
John Byrne (signed)
Inks
John Byrne (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Devil Slayer; Arabian Knight
Reprints

Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 10: Shadows In the Light (Table of Contents: 23)

Wolverine / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Mai; Black Shadow
Synopsis
The mutant who manifests the Shadows falls on Wolverine's claws but Wolvie has to save Mai from the Black Shadows while their master is dying.
Reprints

[Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #48] (Table of Contents: 24)

Wolverine; Spider-Man; Wasp; Devil Slayer; Storm; Dr. Doom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Wasp; Devil Slayer; Storm; Dr. Doom
Reprints

Life's End Part 1: Fist Fight (Table of Contents: 25)

Wolverine; Spider-Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Erik Larsen
Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colors
Gregory Wright
Letters
Jade Moede

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]
Synopsis
Spidey first battles and then teams-up with Wolvie as they begin an attempt to rescue a mutant girl from her captors.
Reprints

[Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #49] (Table of Contents: 26)

Wolverine; Spider-Man; Daredevil; Devil Slayer; Gladiator / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Daredevil; Scope; Devil Slayer; Gladiator; Devonian Xontar
Reprints

Life's End Part 2: Child's Play (Table of Contents: 27)

Wolverine; Spider-Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Erik Larsen
Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colors
Gregory Wright
Letters
Jade Moede

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Critical Mass; Whiplash; Bloodlust
Synopsis
Spidey and Wolvie try to rescue a father and daughter from evil mutants.
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Indexer Notes

There is an unnamed villain that looks like a prototype of the Savage Dragon.

[Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #50] (Table of Contents: 28)

Wolverine; Spider-Man; Comet Man; Captain Ultra; Silver Surfer / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Comet Man; Captain Ultra; Silver Surfer; Storm; Kitty Pryde; Triton; Aquarian; Speedball; Puma; Quasar; Cloak; Blob; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Machine Man; Hellcat; Black Panther; Colossus; Slag; Nightcrawler; Widget; Wolfsbane [Rahne Sinclair]; Ant-Man [Scott Lang]; Shooting Star; Phoenix [Rachel Summers]; Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Woman; Dr. Doom; Captain Britain; Gladiator; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Damage Control; Vision; Hercules; Jean Grey; U.S.Agent; Shang-Chi; Red Wolf; El Aguila; Cyclops; Ursa Major; Wonder Man; Daredevil; She-Hulk; Ka-Zar; Shanna; Lockheed; Havok; Nomad; Sunfire; Thor; Nova; Jean Grey; Union Jack; Pyro; Avalanche; Destiny; Mystique; Her; Starfox; Wheels; Coldblood; Man-Thing; The Thing; Hulk; Colleen Wing; Misty Knight; Dr. Strange; Clea; Wasp; Overmind; Shamrock; Arabian Knight; American Eagle; Devil Slayer; Watcher; Willie Lumpkin; Longshot; Namorita; Meggan; Paladin; Falcon; Mirage [Dani Moonstar]; Siryn; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Leir
Reprints

Life's End Part 3: Breaking Point (Table of Contents: 29)

Wolverine; Spider-Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Erik Larsen
Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colors
Gregory Wright
Letters
Jade Moede

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Critical Mass; Whiplash; Bloodlust; Mary Jane Parker; Captain Marvel [Shazam; Called both "Captain" and "Mr. Beck"]; Mary Marvel
Synopsis
Wolvie and Spidey save a father and daughter from evil mutants.
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Indexer Notes

The pair that the heroes save are implied to be Captain and Mary Marvel. There is an unnamed villain that looks like a prototype of the Savage Dragon.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wolverine
  2. 1. ["This is Madripoor."]
    Wolverine
  3. 2. Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 1: The Killing Ground
    Wolverine
  4. 3. [Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #39]
    Wolverine; Wonder Man; Hercules; Spider-Man
  5. 4. Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 2: The Shadows Strike!
    Wolverine
  6. 5. [Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #40]
    Wolverine
  7. 6. Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 3: Hong Kong Inferno
    Wolverine
  8. 7. [Marvel Comics Presents #41 Back Cover]
    Wonder Man; Hercules; Freedom Force
  9. 8. [Marvel Comics Presents #41 Front Cover]
    Wolverine
  10. 9. Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 4: China Beach Head
    Wolverine
  11. 10. [Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #42]
    Wolverine; Wonder Man; Union Jack; Daughters of the Dragon
  12. 11. Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 5: Village of Blood
    Wolverine
  13. 12. [Marvel Comics Presents #43 Back Cover]
    Wonder Man; Iron Man; Siryn
  14. 13. [Marvel Comics Presents #43 Front Cover]
    Wolverine
  15. 14. Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 6: Haven
    Wolverine
  16. 15. [Marvel Comics Presents #44 Back Cover]
    Wonder Man; Dr. Strange; Puma
  17. 16. [Marvel Comics Presents #44 Front Cover]
    Wolverine
  18. 17. Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 7: Blood Craze
    Wolverine
  19. 18. [Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #45]
    Wolverine; Wonder Man; Hulk; Shooting Star
  20. 19. Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 8: Origins
    Wolverine
  21. 20. [Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #46]
    Wolverine; Devil Slayer; Aquarian; Sub-Mariner
  22. 21. Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 9: Assault
    Wolverine
  23. 22. [Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #47]
    Wolverine; Captain America; Devil Slayer; Arabian Knight
  24. 23. Black Shadow! White Shadow! Part 10: Shadows In the Light
    Wolverine
  25. 24. [Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #48]
    Wolverine; Spider-Man; Wasp; Devil Slayer; Storm; Dr. Doom
  26. 25. Life's End Part 1: Fist Fight
    Wolverine; Spider-Man
  27. 26. [Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #49]
    Wolverine; Spider-Man; Daredevil; Devil Slayer; Gladiator
  28. 27. Life's End Part 2: Child's Play
    Wolverine; Spider-Man
  29. 28. [Cover to Marvel Comics Presents #50]
    Wolverine; Spider-Man; Comet Man; Captain Ultra; Silver Surfer
  30. 29. Life's End Part 3: Breaking Point
    Wolverine; Spider-Man
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