Daredevil #196 [Direct]
(July 1983)

Marvel, 1964 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Denny O'Neil (Editor); Linda Grant (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

His Name Is Wolverine... (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Klaus Janson [as Janson] (signed)
Inks
Klaus Janson [as Janson] (signed)
Colors
Klaus Janson ?
Letters
Rick Parker ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Wolverine

Indexer Notes

Wolverine's thumb is miscolored green on the cover making it look a little like his claws are emerging from the bottom of his wrist rather than the top.

A Cracker Jack Story [Baseball] (Table of Contents: 1)

Cracker Jack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports
Characters
Scottie

Indexer Notes

Comic ad for Cracker Jacks on inside front cover.

Enemies (Table of Contents: 2)

Daredevil / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Larry Hama (Breakdowns); Klaus Janson
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
Christie Scheele
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Wolverine; Kingpin (villain); Bullseye (villain); Turk (villain); Grotto (villain); Tarkington Brown (villain); Dark Wind [Kenji Oyama] (villain, first appearance)
Synopsis
Bullseye is taken by Lord Dark Wind (the inventor of the adamantium bonding process) onto a ship heading for Japan. Daredevil runs across Wolverine and the two try to track down Bullseye before he leaves the country. Daredevil lets Bullseye go to save the life of Tarkington Brown.
Reprints

Behind the Candy Counter (Table of Contents: 3)

Bubble Yum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children

Indexer Notes

Comic ad for Bubble Yum gum.

[Greetings!] (Table of Contents: 4)

Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter (signed); ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Spider-Man

A Dungeons & Dragons Adventure! [The Avalanche] (Table of Contents: 5)

Dungeons & Dragons / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Willingham
Inks
Bill Willingham
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Grimslade; Indel; Oakthorn; Saren; Valerius

Indexer Notes

Comic strip ad for the Dungeons & Dragons role-playing game from TSR Hobbies, Inc.. Continued from [The Black Swamp of Lobella].

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

Devil's Advocate / letters page / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Keith Kessler (Bethesda, MD), Ian Wayne (Toronto, Ontario, Canada), Jeff Mara (LaPorte, IN), Charles Straitemeyer (Acton, MA), Stephen Gawronski (Schererville, IN), Jeff Plackenmeier (Columbia, MO), and James L. Card (Berkeley, CA).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I didn't know that.
Characters
The Watcher

Indexer Notes

At bottom of letters page. Cartoon promo for The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. His Name Is Wolverine...
    Daredevil
  2. 1. A Cracker Jack Story [Baseball]
    Cracker Jack
  3. 2. Enemies
    Daredevil
  4. 3. Behind the Candy Counter
    Bubble Yum
  5. 4. [Greetings!]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. A Dungeons & Dragons Adventure! [The Avalanche]
    Dungeons & Dragons
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Devil's Advocate
  8. 7. ["I didn't know that."]
    The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe
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