The Avengers Annual #17 [Direct]
(1988)

Marvel, 1967 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.75 USD; 2.25 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
68
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
Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

© 1988 Marvel Entertainment Group, Inc.
This issue has variants:

The Evolutionary War [Part Eleven] (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sal Buscema (signed)
Inks
Sal Buscema (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
High Evolutionary; Hulk [Joe Fixit]; Yellowjacket [Rita DeMara]; Hercules; Jocasta; Falcon [Sam Wilson]; Beast; The Captain [Steve Rogers]
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Prometheus Mutans! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Avengers / comic story / 50 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Simonson
Pencils
Mark Bright
Inks
Mike Gustovich; Valerie Gustovich
Colors
Evelyn Stain
Letters
Bill Oakley; Michael Heisler; Rick Parker
Editing
Mark Gruenwald

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [The Captain [Steve Rogers]; Falcon [Sam Wilson]; Hercules; Yellowjacket [Rita DeMara]; Hulk [Joe Fixit]; Beast; Jocasta]; Attuma; Kro; High Evolutionary (villain); Gatherers (villains); New Men (villains)
Synopsis
A gathering of reserve Avengers discover that the High Evolutionary is up to no good and head deep under the ocean to confront him. They encounter Attuma attacking the Lemurians and convince both of the warring factions to help in their quest. The Beast tricks the human Gatherers into rebelling against the animalistic New Men. The Avengers confront the High Evolutionary and utilize his own equipment to empower Hercules so he can take the villain down. Jocasta sacrifices herself to stop the Evolutionary's bomb that would mutate every human on earth.
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Keywords
Evolutionary War

Indexer Notes

Part Eleven of The Evolutionary War.
The Evolutionary War continued from The Spectacular Spider-Man Annual (Marvel, 1979 series) #8.

Beyond Life (Table of Contents: 2)

High Evolutionary / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils
Ron Lim
Inks
Tony DeZuniga
Colors
Gregory Wright
Letters
Michael Yee; Joe Rosen
Editing
Ralph Macchio

Genre
superhero
Characters
High Evolutionary; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Hulk; Moondragon; Her; Alicia Masters; Aleta Starhawk; Captain Sphinyor
Synopsis
The history of the High Evolutionary concludes.
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Indexer Notes

Part 11 of High Evolutionary Saga

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Evolutionary War [Part Eleven]
    The Avengers
  2. 1. Prometheus Mutans!
    The Avengers
  3. 2. Beyond Life
    High Evolutionary
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