Longshot #1 [Direct]
(September 1985)

Marvel, 1985 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Louise Jones; Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
6-issue limited series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Longshot / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Adams (signed)
Inks
Arthur Adams (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Longshot; Mojo; Spiral; Gog; Magog
Reprints

A Man without a Past (Table of Contents: 1)

Longshot / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Ann Nocenti
Pencils
Arthur Adams
Inks
Bill Anderson; Whilce Portacio; Scott Williams (assistant inker)
Colors
Christie Scheele
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Longshot (introduction); Eliot; Quark (introduction); Magog (introduction); Spiral (introduction, villain); Gog (introduction, villain)
Synopsis
Running for his life, Longshot leaps through a portal and arrives on earth with no memory of who he is or where he came from. As he tries to adjust to this strange new world, he is befriended by the dog looking creature, Magog, and the human survivalist nut, Eliot. Longshot and Eliot learn of a woman whose baby has been kidnapped and they decide to rescue her tot. They discover the band of creatures who chased Longshot from his world just as they are preparing to sacrifice the baby to open a portal home. Longshot uses his powers of incredible luck to rescue the baby and escape from Spiral.
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Indexer Notes

Longshot and Ricochet Rita are based on the physical "look" of Art Adams and Ann Nocenti.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Longshot
  2. 1. A Man without a Past
    Longshot
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