Alpha Flight #23 [Direct]
(June 1985)

Marvel, 1983 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.65 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.30 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1985-02-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Denny O'Neil (editor); Don Daley (assistant editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #65.
This issue has variants:

The Unbelievable Secret of Sasquatch! (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
John Byrne
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Alpha Flight [Sasquatch [Dr. Walter Langkowski]; Snowbird; Aurora; Puck; Talisman [Elizabeth Twoyoungmen]]
Reprints

Night of the Beast (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Bob Wiacek; Keith Williams (assist)
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Rick Parker

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stop! Please stop!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Alpha Flight [Snowbird [Narya; Anne McKenzie]; Sasquatch [Dr. Walter Langkowski] (death); Puck; Aurora; Talisman [Elizabeth Twoyoungmen]]; Douglas Thompson; Caliber; Tanaraq
Synopsis
Snowbird is tortured by the elder gods for allowing a Great Beast to roam free. As Alpha Flight battles Caliber, Snowbird shows up and attacks Sasquatch. Sasquatch stands revealed as the great beast Tanaraq and Snowbird takes on his form and rips out his heart.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Alpha Waves / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Peter J. White, Sean Feinblum, Brandon T., Anonymous, Pam MacIsaac, Mike Leto, Kathy Hunter, and Darby McGrath.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Unbelievable Secret of Sasquatch!
    Alpha Flight
  2. 1. Night of the Beast
    Alpha Flight
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Alpha Waves
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