The Avengers Annual #16 [Direct]
(1987)

Marvel, 1967 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
annually
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Mark Gruenwald (editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

© 1987 Marvel Entertainment Group, Inc.
This issue has variants:

Fifteen Avengers Battle the Warriors of Death! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Bob Layton (signed)
Inks
Bob Layton (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Avengers [Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Dr. Druid; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Thor [Thor Odinson]]; Legion of the Unliving [Black Knight [Sir Percy]; Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Dracula; Drax; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]; Hyperion; Nighthawk; Red Guardian [Alexei Shostakov]; Swordsman [Jacques Duquesne]; Terrax]; West Coast Avengers [Doctor Pym [Henry Pym]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Mockingbird; Moon Knight [Marc Spector]; Wonder Man]
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The Day Death Died!; (Chapter 1) (Table of Contents: 1)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Bob Hall (breakdowns)
Inks
Tom Palmer (finishes)
Colors
Christie Scheele (as Max Scheele)
Letters
Ken Lopez

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Avengers [Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Black Panther [T'Challa] (flashback); Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Dr. Druid; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Thor [Thor Odinson]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Collector (flashback); Death; Grandmaster; Legion of the Unliving [Baron Blood; Black Knight [Sir Percy]; Bucky [James Buchanan Barnes]; Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Dracula; Drax; Executioner; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]; Hyperion; Korvac; Nighthawk; Red Guardian [Alexei Shostakov]; Swordsman [Jacques Duquesne]; Terrax]; Silver Surfer; the Thing [Ben Grimm] (flashback); Vanguard (flashback); West Coast Avengers [Doctor Pym [Henry Pym]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Mockingbird; Moon Knight [Marc Spector]; Tigra; Wonder Man]; Wolverine [Logan] (flashback)
Synopsis
The Grandmaster pits the Avengers east and west coast against a horde of dead heroes and villains for the ultimate stakes.
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Indexer Notes

Continued from West Coast Avengers Annual (Marvel, 1986 series) #2.

Hawkeye! Thor! Doctor Pym!; (Chapter 2) (Table of Contents: 2)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
John Romita Jr. (breakdowns)
Inks
Bill Sienkiewicz (finishes)
Colors
Christie Scheele (as Max Scheele)
Letters
Ken Lopez

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Avengers [Doctor Pym [Henry Pym]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Thor [Thor Odinson]]; Legion of the Unliving [Executioner; Nighthawk; Swordsman [Jacques Duquesne]]
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Captain Marvel! She-Hulk! Moon Knight! Tigra!; (Chapter 3) (Table of Contents: 3)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Keith Pollard (breakdowns)
Inks
Al Williamson (finishes)
Colors
Christie Scheele (as Max Scheele)
Letters
Ken Lopez

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Avengers [Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Moon Knight [Marc Spector]; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Tigra]; Legion of the Unliving [Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Death Adder; Drax; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]]
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The Silver Surfer!; (Chapter 4) (Table of Contents: 4)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Marshall Rogers
Inks
Bob Layton
Colors
Christie Scheele (as Max Scheele)
Letters
Ken Lopez

Genre
superhero
Characters
Death; Grandmaster; Korvac; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]
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Iron Man! Mockingbird! The Black Knight! Doctor Druid!; (Chapter 5) (Table of Contents: 5)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Butch Guice (as Jackson Guice) (breakdowns)
Inks
Kevin Nowlan (finishes)
Colors
Christie Scheele (as Max Scheele)
Letters
Ken Lopez

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Avengers [Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Dr. Druid; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Mockingbird [Bobbi Morse]]; Death; Grandmaster; Legion of the Unliving [Black Knight [Sir Percy]; Dracula; Red Guardian [Alexei Shostakov]; Terrax]
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Captain America! The Wasp! Wonder Man!; (Chapter 6) (Table of Contents: 6)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Ron Frenz (breakdowns)
Inks
Bob Wiacek (finishes)
Colors
Christie Scheele (as Max Scheele)
Letters
Ken Lopez

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Wonder Man]; Legion of the Unliving [Baron Blood; Bucky [James Buchanan Barnes]; Hyperion]
Reprints

Captain America! Hawkeye!; (Chapter 7) (Table of Contents: 7)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Bob Hall (breakdowns)
Inks
Tom Palmer (finishes)
Colors
Christie Scheele (as Max Scheele)
Letters
Ken Lopez

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Avengers [Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Dr. Druid; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Thor [Thor Odinson]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Death; Dracula; Grandmaster; Silver Surfer; West Coast Avengers [Doctor Pym [Henry Pym]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Mockingbird; Moon Knight [Marc Spector]; Tigra; Wonder Man]
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Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Fifteen Avengers Battle the Warriors of Death!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  2. 1. The Day Death Died!; (Chapter 1)
    The Avengers [superhero]
  3. 2. Hawkeye! Thor! Doctor Pym!; (Chapter 2)
    The Avengers [superhero]
  4. 3. Captain Marvel! She-Hulk! Moon Knight! Tigra!; (Chapter 3)
    The Avengers [superhero]
  5. 4. The Silver Surfer!; (Chapter 4)
    The Avengers [superhero]
  6. 5. Iron Man! Mockingbird! The Black Knight! Doctor Druid!; (Chapter 5)
    The Avengers [superhero]
  7. 6. Captain America! The Wasp! Wonder Man!; (Chapter 6)
    The Avengers [superhero]
  8. 7. Captain America! Hawkeye!; (Chapter 7)
    The Avengers [superhero]
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