The Avengers #166 [Regular Edition]
(December 1977)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.35 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1977-09-20
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode
0714860245812
Editing
Archie Goodwin (credited as Goodwin) (editor)

Nefaria Supreme! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez (signed as GP)
Inks
Ernie Chan (signed as EC)
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The most powerful Avengers are helpless before me--
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers: Thor; Vision
Count Nefaria [Luchino Nefaria]
Reprints
Keywords
Mjolnir

Day of the Godslayer! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Jim Shooter (credited as Shooter)
Pencils
John Byrne (credited as Byrne)
Inks
Pablo Marcos (credited as Marcos)
Colors
Phil Rachelson (credited as Rache)
Letters
Denise Wohl (credited as Wohl)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Moments ago, the God of Thunder had been light-years away, involved in his own godlike affairs.
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers: Beast [Hank McCoy] (featured); Captain America [Steve Rogers] (featured); Iron Man [Tony Stark] (featured); Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff] (cameo) (only in a portrait); Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff] (featured); Thor (featured); Vision (featured); Wasp [Janet Van Dyne] (featured); Wonder Man [Simon Williams] (featured); Yellowjacket [Hank Pym] (featured)
Lethal Legion: Living Laser [Arthur Parks] (flashback); Power Man [Erik Josten] (flashback); Whirlwind [Dave Cannon] (flashback)
Count Nefaria [Luchino Nefaria]; Henry Peter Gyrich; Edwin Jarvis; Django Maximoff (introduction, unnamed); Hellen Rachelson (flashback); Archibald Stancheck (flashback); Kenneth Sturdy (flashback); Withers (flashback); Ralph
Synopsis
The Avengers battle Count Nefaria. Part 3 of 3.
Reprints
Keywords
Avengers Mansion; Bio-Synthetic Wings; Captain America's Shield; Iron Man Armor Model 4; Manhattan; Mjolnir; Nefaria's Townhouse; New York City; Rolls Royce; Russia; Siberia; Vermont; Vladivostok; Yellowjacket's Suit

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

Avengers Assemble! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters on The Avengers #162. Letters from Scott Hardin, Ed Via, Ann Nichols, Robert J. Roberts

"Legal Eagle" (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Hostess Cup Cakes; Spider-Man / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Street Ball (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Spalding sports equipment / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Nefaria Supreme!
    The Avengers
  2. 1. Day of the Godslayer!
    The Avengers
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Avengers Assemble!
  4. 3. "Legal Eagle"
    Hostess Cup Cakes; Spider-Man
  5. 4. Street Ball
    Spalding sports equipment
This issue was modified by, among others
  • EK
  • Katie
  • David Bruce
  • Max Capp
  • Peter Croome
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Antonio Pontes Junior
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Steven Tice
  • Mike Verhart
  • Warren Zeigler