Star Wars #16 [Regular Edition]
(October 1978)

Marvel, 1977 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.35 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
0714860281710
Editing
Archie Goodwin; Mark Gruenwald (assistant editor); Jim Shooter (consulting editor)
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.


The Hunter! (Table of Contents)

Star Wars / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Han Solo; Chewbacca; Luke Skywalker; R2-D2; C-3PO; Jaxxon; Beilert Valance
Reprints

The Hunter! (Table of Contents: 1)

Star Wars / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Archie Goodwin
Pencils
Walt Simonson
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Denis Wohl

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Star-Hoppers [Effie [FE-9Q]; Amaiza Foxtrain; Jaxxon; Don-Wan Kihotay (dies); Starkiller Kid [Jimm Doshun]]; Merri Doshun; Techno (dies); Rebel Alliance [C-3PO; Chewbacca; R2-D2; Leia Organa; Han Solo; Luke Skywalker]; Black Hole Gang (mentioned); Galactic Empire [Darth Vader [Anakin Skywalker]]; Hutlarians (race); Lepus Carnivorous (race); Captain Beilert Valance; Dafi (dies); Fud (dies); Slssk (dies); Banthas
Synopsis
The bounty hunter Valance sets after the bounty on the pilot who destroyed the Death Star. However, he mistakes the Starkiller Kid for Luke Skywalker and its up to the Kid's friends Jaxxon and Amaiza to help protect him from Valance.
Reprints
Keywords
Aduba System; Aduba-3; Anglebay (medical station); Death Star; Kill Switch (ship); Rabbit's Foot (ship); Telos-4

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

Star-Words / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Juliana Jones, Kim McCarthy, Tim Brogdon, Terry St. Jean, Jim Whelan, Kim Weaver, Peter Schink, Mike Harris and Gilbert Avila.

References to "armadillos" in the letters page replies indicate Gruenwald is the one responding.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Hunter!
    Star Wars
  2. 1. The Hunter!
    Star Wars
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Star-Words
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
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