Fantastic Four #252 [Direct]
(March 1983)

Marvel, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1982-12-14
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Tom DeFalco; Lance Tooks (assistant editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

Issue reads sideways, contains Lakeside "Tattooz" freebie. On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #17.
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Byrne (signed)
Inks
John Byrne (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Rick Parker ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]
Reprints

Cityscape (Table of Contents: 1)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
John Byrne
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Jim Novak

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Ootha; Franklin Richards; Alicia Masters; Annihilus (villain)
Synopsis
While the FF explore the Negative Zone, Annihilus is roaming the Baxter Building with Alicia and Franklin his prisoners.
Reprints

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

Fantastic Four Fan Page / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Editor: I have to tell you my...

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Mark Waldman, Elizabeth Holden, Stu Krull, Matt A. Yockey, Joe Frank, Rod Wahowske, Keith McCafferty and David Allen, with replies from DeFalco.
Follows page 20 of the main sequence.

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. Cityscape
    Fantastic Four
  3. 2. ["Dear Editor: I have to tell you my..."]
    Fantastic Four Fan Page
  4. 3. ["Clarifications"]
    Bullpen Bulletins
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