Wolverine #1 [Direct]
(September 1982)

Marvel, 1982 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1982
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics [in banner, no "group"]
Editing
Louise Simonson [as Louise Jones] (editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
4-issue miniseries

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wolverine / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Miller (unsigned)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (unsigned)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Cracker Jack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

I'm Wolverine. (Table of Contents: 2)

Wolverine / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
Frank Miller (breakdowns); Joe Rubinstein (finished art)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein [as Josef Rubinstein] (finisher)
Colors
Glynis Oliver [as Glynis Wein]
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm Wolverine. I'm the best there is at what I do.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Mariko Yashida; Asano Kimura; Yukio; Lord Shingen; Noburu-Hideki
Synopsis
Wolverine arrives in Japan to confront Mariko about her marriage to another man and ends up dueling her father. He loses to Lord Shingen. Badly.
Reprints
Keywords
Canadian Rockies; Coalspur; Tokyo

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

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

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wolverine
  2. 1. ["Help pick the players for the Cracker Jack Old-timers Baseball Classic"]
    Cracker Jack
  3. 2. I'm Wolverine.
    Wolverine
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. ["Earn famous name prizes or cash"]
  6. 5. ["Announcing a new military build-up in America."]
  7. 6. ["Are you man enough for Megaforce?"]
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