(May 1983)

Marvel UK, 1982 Series
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Price
0.50 GBP; 0.70 IEP
Pages
56
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Ltd.
Brand
?
Editing
Bernie Jaye

Issue Notes

color centerfold poster: The Special Executive (Alan Davis)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Britain / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Britain
Reprints

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bernie Jaye
Pencils
Frank Miller
Inks
Klaus Janson
Letters
typeset

Characters
Daredevil

Executive Action (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Britain / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Moore (credited)
Pencils
Alan Davis (credited)
Inks
Alan Davis (credited)
Letters
Steve Craddock (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Britain; GUESTS: Betsy Braddock [Psylocke]; Thomas Lennox; Alison Double; Special Executive (1st as a team) [Wardog; Fascination; Zeitgeist; Cobweb]
Synopsis
Four interdimensional beings invade Braddock manor and capture Captain Britain whom they want to testify on behalf of Saturnyne in her upcoming trial.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wardog, Zeitgeist and Cobweb all three last apppeared in Dr. Who Monthly #57

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

letters page / 2.17 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

Earth 33 1/3rd / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Tim Quinn
Pencils
Dicky Howett
Inks
Dicky Howett
Letters
?

Genre
humour; superhero
Characters
Mister Fantastic; Captain America

Indexer Notes

Strip appears on same pages as part of the letter column.

Comic Publishing Boom... (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Plowright
Letters
typeset

Invisible Girls and Phantom Ladies (Table of Contents: 6)

Sexism in Comics / text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Moore (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

The author considers comic-book tropes involving female characters, including good girl art, the liberated woman, and the victim of sexual assault.

O Superman (Table of Contents: 7)

Music & Comics / text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Moore (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

The author considers examples of music influenced by comics, and comics influenced by music.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Fanzine Reviews / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Moore (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

The author reviews fanzines from Ed Hillyer and Rob Sharp’s Project Gen. Titles include Gen, Aces, and Genocomics.

About: The Special Executive! (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Alan Moore
Pencils
David Lloyd
Inks
David Lloyd
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

The Special Executive / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Alan Davis (signed)
Inks
Alan Davis (signed)

Indexer Notes

Colour poster.

Dave Gibbons Early Artwork (Table of Contents: 11)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dave Gibbons
Inks
Dave Gibbons
Letters
typeset

Expose (Table of Contents: 12)

Daredevil / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Roger McKenzie
Pencils
Frank Miller
Inks
Klaus Janson
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil (Origin retold; DD appears in both red and yellow costumes); GUESTS: Avengers [Black Widow; Beast; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor]; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; The Thing]; Power Man; Iron Fist; Ben Urich; Battling Jack Murdock (flashback); Foggy Nelson (flashback); K.O. (flashback); VILLAIN: Fixer (flashback); CAMEOS: Hulk (photo); Dr. Octopus (last panel teaser)
Synopsis
Ben confronts a hospitalized Daredevil with his origin and identity, and DD tells him the whole story.
Reprints

Star Death (Table of Contents: 13)

Gallifreyans / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Moore
Pencils
John Stokes
Inks
John Stokes
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Britain
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Executive Action
    Captain Britain
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Earth 33 1/3rd
  6. 5. Comic Publishing Boom...
  7. 6. Invisible Girls and Phantom Ladies
    Sexism in Comics
  8. 7. O Superman
    Music & Comics
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Fanzine Reviews
  10. 9. About: The Special Executive!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    The Special Executive
  12. 11. Dave Gibbons Early Artwork
  13. 12. Expose
    Daredevil
  14. 13. Star Death
    Gallifreyans
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