Fantastic Four #259 [Direct]
(October 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
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Bob Budiansky; Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age U.S., then standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #116, 200, 358)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Three Against Doomsday! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Byrne (signed)
Inks
John Byrne (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Tyros [Terrax]; Doctor Doom [Victor von Doom]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Signature dated 1983.

Scottie in A Cracker Jack Story [Baseball] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Cracker Jack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Choices (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Martha Winslow; Kate Dwyer; Danny Dwyer; Sharon Selleck; Doctor Doom [Victor von Doom]; Tyros [Terrax]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd] (Cameo)
Synopsis
Sue begins to plan for her family's move to Belle Port, Connecticut. On her way back to New York, she is accosted by a Doom robot and finds that Doom has sent Tyros to take down the Fantastic Four. Sue joins the Thing and the Torch in the fight against Tyros.
Reprints

Star Frontiers (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Star Frontiers; TSR / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

New from Marvel Comics (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Alpha Flight / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Three Against Doomsday!
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. Scottie in A Cracker Jack Story [Baseball]
    Cracker Jack
  3. 2. Choices
    Fantastic Four
  4. 3. Star Frontiers
    Star Frontiers; TSR
  5. 4. New from Marvel Comics
    Alpha Flight
  6. 5. ["Al Milgrom Quits!"]
    Bullpen Bulletins
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