The Incredible Hulk #338 [Direct]
(December 1987)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Bob Harras (editor); Bobbie Chase (assistant editor); Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior; Deluxe Editions Glossy interior (425 - 429); Direct Edition Glossy interior (430 - 442)
Binding
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #145)
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Steve Geiger
Inks
Bob McLeod
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Mercy
Reprints

Mercy Killing (Table of Contents: 1)

Hulk / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Peter David
Pencils
Todd McFarlane
Inks
Jim Sanders III
Colors
Petra Scotese
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Clay Quartermain; S.H.I.E.L.D.; Craig Saunders; Samuel John LaRoquette; Agent Trump; Rick Jones; Mercy (introduction, villain); Leader (cameo); Alfred (cameo, death)
Synopsis
Bruce, Rick and Clay are on the run from SHIELD trying to find a cache of gamma bombs. The Hulk fights off the mysterious Mercy who tries to end his doomed existence by doing him the favor of killing him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The character that Mercy kills on the first page is named Alfred and looks exactly like Batman's butler.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hulk
  2. 1. Mercy Killing
    Hulk
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