(May 1983)

Marvel, 1982 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.50 USD; 1.75 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1983-02-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [various positions]
Editing
Al Milgrom; Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #19.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doctor Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; James Mandarin; Slitherer in Shadow
Reprints

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

Editori-Al / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Milgrom
Pencils
Al Milgrom
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
?
Letters
Rick Parker ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Okay readers, it's serious business in this column today!
Genre
humor
Characters
Al Milgrom
Synopsis
Al Milgrom discusses the price increase in Marvel Fanfare.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Also includes indicia.

The Light That Never Was! (Table of Contents: 2)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Peter Gillis
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
P. Craig Russell [as Craig Russell]
Colors
Ben Sean
Letters
? [as Many Hands]

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; James Mandarn; Meredith Stead; Clea; Wong; Slitherer in Shadow (formerly the Night-Crawler)
Synopsis
James Mandarn accidentally releases the Slitherer in Shadow during an occult ritual. Meredith must enlist the aid of Doctor Strange.
Reprints

Wolf-Boy (Table of Contents: 3)

Jungle Book / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Rudyard Kipling (original story); Gil Kane (adaptation)
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
P. Craig Russell
Colors
Christie Scheele
Letters
Jim Novak

Genre
jungle
Characters
Mowgli (Origin; Introduction); Tabaqui; Father Wolf; Raksha (Mother Wolf); Akela; Baloo; Bagheera; Shere Khan (Villain; Introduction; a tiger)
Synopsis
Mother and Father Wolf take in a human child.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book.

The Bill Sienkiewicz Portfolio! (Table of Contents: 4)

Marvel Heroes / illustration / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Milgrom
Pencils
Al Milgrom (p.1); Bill Sienkiewicz [as BS] (signed) (pp.2-6)
Inks
Al Milgrom (p.1); Bill Sienkiewicz [as BS] (signed) (pp.2-6)
Colors
Christie Scheele
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
Al Milgrom; Moon Knight; Dazzler; Doctor Strange; Hulk; Shanna; Thor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One the first page, Al Milgrom introduces the pin-ups that follow.

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

Shooter's Page / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Mowgli / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
P. Craig Russell (signed)
Inks
P. Craig Russell (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Mowgli; Shere Khan
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Doctor Strange
  2. 1. ["Okay readers, it's serious business in this column today!"]
    Editori-Al
  3. 2. The Light That Never Was!
    Dr. Strange
  4. 3. Wolf-Boy
    Jungle Book
  5. 4. The Bill Sienkiewicz Portfolio!
    Marvel Heroes
  6. 5. ["Hello, and Happy New Year!"]
    Shooter's Page
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Mowgli
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