Alpha Flight #6 [Direct]
(January 1984)

Marvel, 1983 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.25 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
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

Snowblind (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Snowbird
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Assistant Editor's Month. Signature dated 1983.

Snowblind (Table of Contents: 1)

Alpha Flight / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
John Byrne
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Michael Higgins

Genre
superhero
Characters
Alpha Flight [Guardian [James MacDonald Hudson]; Snowbird]; VILLAIN: Kolomaq
Synopsis
Snowbird battles the great beast Kolomaq in a snowstorm.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

As an Assistant Editor's Month Stunt, there are 6 pages with no art, only panels and word balloons (the sequence takes place in a snowstorm).

The Old Ways (Table of Contents: 2)

Origins of Alpha Flight / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
John Byrne
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Michael Higgins

Genre
superhero
Characters
Shaman (Origin); Elizabeth Twoyoungmen (Introduction, Flashback); Katheryn Twoyoungmen (Flashback); Heather Hudson (Flashback); Doctor Strange (Cameo); The Ancient One (Cameo)
Reprints

Message in a Bottle (Table of Contents: 3)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Linda Grant
Pencils
Marie Severin (signed)
Inks
Marie Severin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Linda Grant

Indexer Notes

Claims to replace letter's page even though issues #1-5 haven't had any.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Snowblind
    Alpha Flight
  2. 1. Snowblind
    Alpha Flight
  3. 2. The Old Ways
    Origins of Alpha Flight
  4. 3. Message in a Bottle
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