Micronauts #5 [Direct]
(May 1979)

Marvel, 1979 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.40 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]
Editing
Al Milgrom (editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

© 1979 Marvel Comics Group.
This issue has variants:

Prometheus Pit! (Table of Contents)

Micronauts / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Michael Golden (signed as G)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Micronauts [Prince Acroyear; Bug; Marionette; Microtron; Commander Arcturus Rann [Space Glider]]; Steve Coffin; Professor Philip Prometheus (villain); Baron Karza (villain) (In corner box only); Muffin
Reprints

The Prometheus Pit! (Table of Contents: 1)

Micronauts / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Mantlo
Pencils
Michael Golden
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colors
Doc Martin
Letters
Jim Novak

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Micronauts [Prince Acroyear; Bug; Marionette; Microtron; Biotron; Commander Arcturus Rann [Space Glider]]; Baron Karza (villain); Muffin; Steve Coffin; Ray Coffin; H.E.L.L. security guards; Time Traveler [Time Traveller] (cameo); Ray Coffin; Professor Phillip Prometheus (villain); Dog Soldiers; Slug; Prince Argon [Force Commander] (introduction as a centaur); Underground rebels; Body Bank security guards; Duchess Belladonna; Shadow Priests; H.E.L.L. Humanoid security guards
Synopsis
The Micronauts encounter Phillip Prometheus who is revealed to be a cyborg and has created a doorway to the Microverse with his Prometheus Pit. Meanwhile on Homeworld, Prince Argon attacks Baron Karza and his dog soldiers in his altered form as centaur but is easily subdued and the Baron chooses Slug as the host body for Duchess Belladonna.
Reprints

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

Bullpen Bulletins / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

Brains over Brawn! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Hostess Fruit Pies; Iron Man / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Micromails / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Mantlo
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Dennis Beiting, Rogue Conn, Gareth Lind, Cat Yronwode. First letters page this title.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Prometheus Pit!
    Micronauts
  2. 1. The Prometheus Pit!
    Micronauts
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. Brains over Brawn!
    Hostess Fruit Pies; Iron Man
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Micromails
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