(October 1984)

Marvel, 1984 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.50 USD; 1.75 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Epic Comics; Marvel
Editing
Archie Goodwin; Laurie Sutton (Associate Editor); Jim Shooter (Consulting Editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Baxter paper
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Alien Legion / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Cirocco [as FC] (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Lt. Torie Montroc III; Whip Mandibores
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Archie Goodwin
Pencils
Archie Goodwin (illustration)
Inks
Archie Goodwin (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
Archie Goodwin ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's footloose Epic Comics editor Archie...

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Killing Zone (Table of Contents: 2)

Alien Legion / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Zelenetz
Pencils
Frank Cirocco
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Jim Novak

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Alien Legion [Force Nomad; Meico; Lt. Torie Montroc III; Captain Sarigar; Skob; Zeerod]; the Governor; Guy Montroc (flashback); Karina Talen (flashback); Rol; Whip Mandibores
Synopsis
Torie is injured during a military coup on Bokunh Island. Skob leaves him behind and steals his military ID, believing that the enemy might let him live if they think that he is an officer. Zeerod disobeys Sarigar's orders and goes after Torie. Skob has a change of heart and helps Zeerod save Torie.
Reprints
Keywords
Bokunh Island; Stargrind Command Post

Conscience (Table of Contents: 3)

Alien Legion / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Zelenetz
Pencils
Chris Warner
Inks
Chris Warner
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Alien Legion [Sergeant; Zeerod]; Galactic Union [Minister Naboc (dies)]; Harkilons; the Creducians
Synopsis
While serving on Creducia, Zeerod fights the Harkilons alongside Naboc. During the heat of the battle, Zeerod is forced to leave Naboc to save himself. Some time later, Zeerod is recruited and trained by the Legion.
Reprints
Keywords
Creducia; Creducian Department of Defense

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Space Script / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Spacescript, I am not one to write to...

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Marcelo Sanjines, Jennifer Landels, Barry Dutter, and Jeff Nakamoto.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Alien Legion
  2. 1. ["It's footloose Epic Comics editor Archie..."]
  3. 2. The Killing Zone
    Alien Legion
  4. 3. Conscience
    Alien Legion
  5. 4. ["Dear Spacescript, I am not one to write to..."]
    Space Script
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