Kickers, Inc. #4 [Direct]
(February 1987)

Marvel, 1986 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD; 0.40 GBP; 0.95 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1986-10-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel; New Universe
Editing
Michael Higgins (editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #103.
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Kickers, Inc. / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tom Morgan (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jack Magniconte; Billy Hawkins; Mack Thornton

Cry Vengeance! (Table of Contents: 1)

Kickers, Inc. / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco (plot); Terry Kavanagh (script); Ron Altaville (assist)
Pencils
Howard Bender (layouts)
Inks
Art Nichols (finisher)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Joe Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Kickers, Inc. That's what they call themselves.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Kickers, Inc. [Jack Magniconte; Dallas Corbin; Thomas Smythe; Beauford Wohl; Darlene Magniconte]; Coach Kirby; Billy "Hawk" Hawkins; Yuri Pudlinski; Williams; Baldi; Monahan (all five New York Smashers players); "Ugly" Mack Thornton (Austin Wreckers player); Fist (off-screen)(villain); Benjamin Harrington
Synopsis
The New York Smashers owner calls for random drug testing of players. Smashers rookie Hawkins is permanently injured by Austin Wreckers' "Ugly" Mack Thornton. Fist makes behind-the-scenes threats to Jack Magniconte. Before and during opening game of season against the Wreckers, Magniconte intimidates Thornton who eventually apologizes to a paralyzed Hawkins sitting on the sidelines. Benjamin Harrington, son of DP7's Stephanie Harrington, calls Kickers, Inc. asking for their help to get in touch with his mom.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Kickers, Inc.
  2. 1. Cry Vengeance!
    Kickers, Inc.
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