([November] 1987)

Marvel, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
29.95 USD
Pages
264
On-sale date
1987-12-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
ISBN
0-87135-307-5 Search at WorldCat
Editing
Bob Budiansky; Adam Blaustein (Assistant Editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy
Binding
Hardcover with dustjacket
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

The first printing has story for Fantastic Four #5 with page 3 printed out of order after page 5.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; Thing]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

a small reprint of the cover

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
Typeset

Introduction (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby (illustrations)
Inks
Jack Kirby; Sol Brodsky (ilustrations)
Letters
Typeset

Reprints

[Fantastic Four #1] (Table of Contents: 3)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Klein
Colors
Glynis Oliver ?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; Thing]
Reprints

The Fantastic Four! (Table of Contents: 4)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Klein; Sol Brodsky ? (alterations)
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Origin of the team.

The Fantastic Four Meet the Mole Man (Table of Contents: 5)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Klein; Sol Brodsky ? (alterations)
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Mole Man (Harvey Elder)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Vs. the Mole Man, 1st and intro.

[Fantastic Four #2] (Table of Contents: 6)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Klein
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; Thing]
Reprints

The Fantastic Four Meet the Skrulls From Outer Space! (Table of Contents: 7)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Klein
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
John Duffy
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

vs the Skrulls, 1st and intro.

[Fantastic Four #3] (Table of Contents: 8)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby; Sol Brodsky (alterations)
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; Thing]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Alterations on the Torch by Sol Brodsky.

The Menace of the Miracle Man (Table of Contents: 9)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Miracle Man [Joshua Ayers]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

vs the Miracle Man, 1st and intro.

[Fantastic Four #4] (Table of Contents: 10)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; Thing]; Sub-Mariner
Reprints

The Coming of the Sub-Mariner! (Table of Contents: 11)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Revival of the Sub-Mariner as a noble anti-hero. He also appears in 6, 9, 14, 27 for his earliest appearances.

[Fantastic Four #5] (Table of Contents: 12)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; Thing]; Doctor Doom
Reprints

Prisoners of Doctor Doom! (Table of Contents: 13)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

vs. Dr Doom, 1st and intro.

[Fantastic Four #6] (Table of Contents: 14)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; Thing]; Doctor Doom; Sub-Mariner
Reprints

Captives of the Deadly Duo! (Table of Contents: 15)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers; Joe Sinnott (page 2; panels 5-8)
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Terry Szenics
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]
Synopsis
Vs Sub-Mariner and Dr. Doom together.
Reprints

[Fantastic Four #7] (Table of Contents: 16)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Jack Kirby
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; Thing]
Reprints

Prisoners of Kurrgo, Master of Planet X (Table of Contents: 17)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek; Terry Szenics
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Kurrgo
Reprints

[Fantastic Four #8] (Table of Contents: 18)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Glynis Oliver

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; Thing]; Puppet Master
Reprints

Prisoners of the Puppet Master! (Table of Contents: 19)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Puppet Master [Phillip Masters]; Alicia Masters
Reprints

Indexer Notes

vs. Puppet Master, 1st and intro. Intro of Alicia Masters, Ben Grimm's early romantic interest.

[Fantastic Four #9] (Table of Contents: 20)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; Thing]; Sub-Mariner
Reprints

The End of the Fantastic Four! (Table of Contents: 21)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Alicia Masters
Reprints

Indexer Notes

vs Sub-Mariner.

[Fantastic Four #10] (Table of Contents: 22)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; Thing]; Doctor Doom
Reprints

The Return of Doctor Doom! (Table of Contents: 23)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]; Alicia Masters; Stan Lee; Jack Kirby
Reprints

Indexer Notes

vs Dr. Doom.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. Introduction
  4. 3. [Fantastic Four #1]
    Fantastic Four
  5. 4. The Fantastic Four!
    Fantastic Four
  6. 5. The Fantastic Four Meet the Mole Man
    Fantastic Four
  7. 6. [Fantastic Four #2]
    Fantastic Four
  8. 7. The Fantastic Four Meet the Skrulls From Outer Space!
    Fantastic Four
  9. 8. [Fantastic Four #3]
    Fantastic Four
  10. 9. The Menace of the Miracle Man
    Fantastic Four
  11. 10. [Fantastic Four #4]
    Fantastic Four
  12. 11. The Coming of the Sub-Mariner!
    Fantastic Four
  13. 12. [Fantastic Four #5]
    Fantastic Four
  14. 13. Prisoners of Doctor Doom!
    Fantastic Four
  15. 14. [Fantastic Four #6]
    Fantastic Four
  16. 15. Captives of the Deadly Duo!
    Fantastic Four
  17. 16. [Fantastic Four #7]
    Fantastic Four
  18. 17. Prisoners of Kurrgo, Master of Planet X
    Fantastic Four
  19. 18. [Fantastic Four #8]
    Fantastic Four
  20. 19. Prisoners of the Puppet Master!
    Fantastic Four
  21. 20. [Fantastic Four #9]
    Fantastic Four
  22. 21. The End of the Fantastic Four!
    Fantastic Four
  23. 22. [Fantastic Four #10]
    Fantastic Four
  24. 23. The Return of Doctor Doom!
    Fantastic Four
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