The Avengers #271 [Direct]
(September 1986)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1986-05-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel 25th Anniversary
Editing
Howard Mackie (assistant editor); Mark Gruenwald (editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #95.
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Avengers [superhero] / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Buscema (signed)
Inks
Tom Palmer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Avengers [the Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; the Wasp]; the Grey Gargoyle; Paladin; Screaming Mimi [Melissa Gold]; Yellowjacket [Rita DeMara]
Reprints

Breakaway! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Stern
Pencils
John Buscema (breakdowns)
Inks
Tom Palmer (finishes)
Colors
Christie Scheele
Letters
Jim Novak

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Hercules; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Wasp]; Paladin; Yellowjacket [Rita DeMara] (villain); Byrrah (flashback); Derek Freeman; Grey Gargoyle (villain); Screaming Mimi [Melissa Gold]; Mister Hyde (in a photo); Whirlwind (in a photo)
Synopsis
Captain Marvel learns from FBI agent Derek Freeman that three supervillains, Grey Gargoyle, Mister Hyde and Whirlwind, were all individually broken out of jail. The Paladin accompanies the Wasp to interrogate the new Yellowjacket in jail. The Grey Gargoyle and Screaming Mimi attempt to break Yellowjacket out of jail. Namor asks the Avengers to help him save Marrina.
Reprints

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

Avengers Assemble! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Mark's Remarks editorial; letters on The Avengers #265. Letters from Steve Leger, Alex Clarkson, James Hankins, Rob Goodin, Bennet Sawey, Denny Weaver

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Avengers [superhero]
  2. 1. Breakaway!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Avengers Assemble!
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