Wolverine #2 [Direct]
(October 1982)

Marvel, 1982 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.25 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1982-06-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics [in banner, no "group"]
Editing
Louise Simonson (credited as Louise Jones) (editor); Jim Shooter (credited) (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #13.
This issue has variants:
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[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 [Logan]
Reprints

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

Cracker Jack / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Debts and Obligations (Table of Contents: 2)

Wolverine / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wake up!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Lord Shingen Harada; Noburu Hideki; Wolverine [Logan]; Mariko Yashida; Yukio (name revealed); The Hand; Katsuyori (death); Katsuyori's wife (death)
Synopsis
Yukio works for Lord Shingen. Wolverine saves Mariko from a cast of deadly Kabuki players. Mariko is horrified when she sees Wolverine in his berzerker state.
Reprints
Keywords
Tokyo

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

Bullpen Bulletins; Hype Box; Mighty Marvel Checklist / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

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

Olympic Sales / Olympia Sales Cards / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Parker Brothers Games / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wolverine
  2. 1. ["I got a whole set of all-time baseball greats free!"]
    Cracker Jack
  3. 2. Debts and Obligations
    Wolverine
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins; Hype Box; Mighty Marvel Checklist
  5. 4. ["Earn famous name prizes or earn $1.00 an item cash"]
    Olympic Sales / Olympia Sales Cards
  6. 5. ["Star Wars: the Empire Strikes Back video game cartridge"]
    Parker Brothers Games
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  • Chris Boyko
  • Steve Coates
  • Peter Croome
  • Del Gruber
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Darrel McCann
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Terry Staats
  • Jim Stangas
  • Richard Thomson
  • Steven Tice
  • Jim Van Dore