(July 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
1983-03-08
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 #22, with newsstand on-sale date of 1983-03-29.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Man-Thing / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Brozowski [as Brozowski] (signed)
Inks
Gray Morrow (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
B. L. Zeebub; Man-Thing; Nicholas Eblis
Keywords
monsters

[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
Jim Novak

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy, am I bushed!
Genre
humor
Characters
Al Milgrom

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Introductory story and indicia.

Rock 'n' Soul! (Table of Contents: 2)

Man-Thing / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Joe Brozowski [as J. J. Brozowski]
Inks
Gray Morrow (finishes)
Colors
Joe Brozowski [as J. J. Brozowski]
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
the Blatt twins; B. L. Zeebub (demon); the Bronx Bombers (also as Brimstone, rock 'n' roll band) [Dickie; Jason; 'Stix'; Wally Marcus]; Howard the Duck (in a vision); Man-Thing; Nicholas Eblis (demon)
Reprints
Keywords
monsters

Mowgli's Brothers (Table of Contents: 3)

The Jungle Book / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Akela (wolf); Bagheera (panther); Mowgli; Shere Khan (tiger)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book.

The Butch Guice Portfolio (Table of Contents: 4)

Wolverine / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice] (signed)
Inks
Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine
Reprints

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

Shadowcat / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jackson Guice ?
Pencils
Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice] (signed)
Inks
Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jackson Guice

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Did someone say "cheesecake?!?"
Genre
superhero
Characters
Garfield (stuffed toy); Kitty Pryde [a.k.a. Shadowcat]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A book at Kitty's feet reads: "Hey Chris [Claremont], Does this get me the job after Paul l[eaves] the X-Men[?] Geeze, I h[ope] so! Well [...]".

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

Power Man and Iron Fist / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice] (signed)
Inks
Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jackson Guice

First Line of Dialogue or Text
--holy mutha, spittin' sweet Christmas...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Iron Fist; Power Man

[Crouching Gorgon] (Table of Contents: 7)

Gorgon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice] (signed)
Inks
Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice] (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Gorgon
Reprints

[Howard the Spaceduck] (Table of Contents: 8)

Howard the Duck / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice] (signed)
Inks
Jackson Guice [as Butch Guice] (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Howard the Duck (in a spacesuit)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Shooter's Page / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jack Kirby (panels); Alan Weiss (panel)
Inks
? (panels); Dan Green (panel)
Colors
? (panels)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So who is this Captain America guy, anyway?
Characters
Captain America; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Molecule Man; the Sub-Mariner; Thor; Tigra [all in reprinted panels]

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Next: Black Widow (Table of Contents: 10)

Black Widow / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Milgrom [as AM] (signed)
Inks
Al Milgrom [as AM] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Widow
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Man-Thing
  2. 1. ["Boy, am I bushed!"]
    Editori-Al
  3. 2. Rock 'n' Soul!
    Man-Thing
  4. 3. Mowgli's Brothers
    The Jungle Book
  5. 4. The Butch Guice Portfolio
    Wolverine
  6. 5. ["Did someone say "cheesecake?!?""]
    Shadowcat
  7. 6. ["--holy mutha, spittin' sweet Christmas..."]
    Power Man and Iron Fist
  8. 7. [Crouching Gorgon]
    Gorgon
  9. 8. [Howard the Spaceduck]
    Howard the Duck
  10. 9. ["So who is this Captain America guy, anyway?"]
    Shooter's Page
  11. 10. Next: Black Widow
    Black Widow
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