Silver Surfer #4 [Direct]
(October 1987)

Marvel, 1987 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Michael Higgins; Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Silver Surfer / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Marshall Rogers (signed)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Mantis; Collector; Runner; Gardener; Contemplator; Possessor; Grandmaster; Champion; Astronomer; Trader; Obliterator; Ego
Reprints

Mantis (Table of Contents: 1)

Silver Surfer / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart
Pencils
Marshall Rogers
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colors
Marshall Rogers
Letters
John Workman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Mantis (Origin); Supreme Intelligence; Skrulls; Kylor; Ripan; Collector; Runner; Gardener; Contemplator; Possessor; Grandmaster; Champion; Astronomer (Introduction); Trader (Introduction); Obliterator (Introduction); Ego; Jemiah the Analyzer (Cameo); CAMEO FLASHBACK: Captain America (Flashback); Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau] (Flashback); Thor (Flashback); Black Knight [Dane Whitman] (Flashback); Iron Man (Flashback); Wonder Man (Flashback); Hawkeye (Flashback); Mockingbird (Flashback); Tigra (Flashback); Moon Knight (Flashback); Vision (Flashback); Scarlet Witch (Flashback); Swordsman (Flashback); Moondragon (Flashback); Death (Flashback); Priests of Pama (Flashback)
Synopsis
Mantis introduces herself to the Surfer and tells him her origin. The Surfer and Mantis eavesdrop on a meeting of the Elders of the Universe where they hear of a plan to kill Galactus but are discovered and barely escape.
Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Silver Surfer
  2. 1. Mantis
    Silver Surfer
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