The Champions #15 [30¢]
(September 1977)

Marvel, 1975 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode
0714860211209
Editing
Archie Goodwin
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.


Day of the Death-Drones! (Table of Contents)

The Champions / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Milgrom ?
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza ?; Annette Kawecki ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Champions [Hercules; Black Widow [Natasha Romanova]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Iceman]; Swarm
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Marvel Comics Index #9A lists Gil Kane as penciler and Annette Kawecki as letterer.

Death Drone! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Champions / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Mantlo
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Irene Vartanoff
Letters
Bruce Patterson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bees--!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Champions [Hercules; Black Widow [Natasha Romanova]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Iceman]; Darkstar; Swarm (villain, origin)
Synopsis
The Champions defeat Swarm who seemingly dies after the bees that make up his body fly out to sea.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

An editor's note states that Black Goliath (who does not appear in the story itself) is a "part-time Champion" and the story states specifically that Darkstar is a "non-Champion".

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

Cables of Champions / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Captain X and the Defenderites, Danny Dragos, Robert E. Helmerichs, Marlon Joplin, Dave Kalis

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Day of the Death-Drones!
    The Champions
  2. 1. Death Drone!
    The Champions
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Cables of Champions
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