(March 1982)

Marvel, 1980 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD; 0.30 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1981-12-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [various positions]
Editing
Denny O'Neil (credited) (editor); Jim Shooter (credited) (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #7.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Moon Knight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Denys Cowan (signed as Cowan)
Inks
Joe Jusko (signed as Jusko) (painting finished art)
Colors
Joe Jusko (signed as Jusko) (painting)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Moon Knight [Marc Spector; Steven Grant; Jake Lockley]
Reprints

Master Sniper's Legacy! (Table of Contents: 1)

Moon Knight / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Moench (credited)
Pencils
Bill Sienkiewicz (credited)
Inks
Steve Mitchell (credited)
Colors
Christie Scheele (credited)
Letters
Janice Chiang (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There are two ways to begin this tale.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Moon Knight [Marc Spector; Steven Grant; Jake Lockley] (appears as Steven Grant and Marc Spector); Frenchie; Marlene Alraune; Nimrod Strange (villain); Master Sniper (villain, death); Yumi (villain); Assigi [called Jeesala] (villain); Sheena [called Sonia] (villain); Benjamin Abramov (death); Samuels; The Slayers Elite; Detective Flint; Strelgov; Anna Abramov
Synopsis
One of Spector's oldest spy friends contacts him about taking a secret package that exposes Nimord Strange and his organization to Switzerland but Marc refuses. That is, until this friend is killed in his own house by Strange's deadly assassin the Master Sniper. After he takes the Sniper down, Marc visits his friend's grieving widow in Israel and agrees to carry on his work.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Strange's trio of beautiful and deadly women are called by different names for this issue only. In one panel, Nimrod Strange is accidentally called "Hugo Strange".

The Worship of False Idols (Table of Contents: 2)

Spector: Mercenary! / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Moench (credited)
Pencils
Denys Cowan (credited)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (credited as Josef Rubinstein)
Colors
Christie Scheele (credited)
Letters
Janice Chiang (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Long before there was a Moon Knight, there was a Marc Spector.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Marc Spector; Brutus; George
Synopsis
Marc endures great peril and hardship to recover a "valuable" Incan statue.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Moon Knight
  2. 1. Master Sniper's Legacy!
    Moon Knight
  3. 2. The Worship of False Idols
    Spector: Mercenary!
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