Alpha Flight #4 [Direct]
(November 1983)

Marvel, 1983 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.25 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Denny O'Neil (Editor); Linda Grant (Assistant 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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Marrina; Master of the World (hand only)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Signature dated 1983.

Resolutions! (Table of Contents: 1)

Alpha Flight / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
John Byrne
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
Alpha Flight [Guardian [James MacDonald Hudson]; Shaman; Snowbird; Aurora; Northstar; Marrina (partial origin); Sasquatch]; Invisible Girl; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Master of the World; Gladys Smallwood (flashback); Dan Smallwood
Synopsis
The Master of the World explains Marrina's alien origins to her. Alpha Flight rescues her and destroys the Master's base. Marrina meets Namor and decides to live with the Atlanteans for a while.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First meeting of Namor and Marrina (the two later wed).

Alpha Waves (Table of Contents: 2)

Alpha Waves / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Rather than place several letters of comment from readers, all readers who sent in a letter of comment on Alpha Flight #1 get named. Placed between pages 18 and 19 of the main sequence.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Alpha Flight
  2. 1. Resolutions!
    Alpha Flight
  3. 2. Alpha Waves
    Alpha Waves
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