(May 1988)

Marvel, 1986 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel; New Universe
Editing
Howard Mackie (Editor); Tom DeFalco (Editor-in-Chief); David Wohl (Assistant Editor); Cindy Kruhm (Designer)

The Next Generation! (Table of Contents)

Star Brand / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Star Child
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Star Brand / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Recap, credits and indicia

Ghosts (Table of Contents: 2)

Star Brand / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
John Byrne (breakdowns)
Inks
Tom Palmer (finishes) (pages 1-3, 5-7,20-22) ; Danny Bulanadi (finishes) (pages 4, 8-11, 17-19); Joe Rubinstein (finishes) (pages 12-16)
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Maddie Felix (dies); Jane Price; Roger Price; the Star Child (introduction); Ken Connell (flashback); Myron Feldman (flashback, as "ghost")
Synopsis
Maddie Felix gives birth to her and Connell's son, but dies in the process. The baby is born with a portion of the power of the Star Brand, quickly grows older and becomes known as "the Star Child". Attempting to leave the Pitt, Jane and Roger Price are quarantined by the military.
Reprints

Transcripts of the State of the Union Address, January 26, 1988 (Table of Contents: 3)

New Universe / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Transcript of President Reagan's State of the Union address calling for a reinstatement of the draft.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

D.P. 7 / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
D.P. 7 [Dave Landers; "Scuzz" Cuzinski; Stephanie Harrington; Randy O'Brien; Jeff Walters; Lenore Fenzl; Charly Beck]; Pit Bull

Connell, Kenneth (Table of Contents: 5)

Ken Connell / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Tom Palmer
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Ken Connell
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe-style character profile.

Letters to: Star Brand (Table of Contents: 6)

Star Brand / letters page / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

If you live in Pittsburgh. Get out. Now. While you still can. (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

The Pitt / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Marvel Masterworks (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Marvel Masterworks / promo (ad from the publisher) / pages (report information)

Subscribe Now or He'll Blow Up Your City! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

New Universe / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Government Wants Them. Who Will Surrender First? (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

New Universe / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

On Sale This Month! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

New Universe / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Next Issue (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

New Universe / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Universe News (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Universe News / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Next Generation!
    Star Brand
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Star Brand
  3. 2. Ghosts
    Star Brand
  4. 3. Transcripts of the State of the Union Address, January 26, 1988
    New Universe
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    D.P. 7
  6. 5. Connell, Kenneth
    Ken Connell
  7. 6. Letters to: Star Brand
    Star Brand
  8. 7. If you live in Pittsburgh. Get out. Now. While you still can.
    The Pitt
  9. 8. Marvel Masterworks
    Marvel Masterworks
  10. 9. Subscribe Now or He'll Blow Up Your City!
    New Universe
  11. 10. The Government Wants Them. Who Will Surrender First?
    New Universe
  12. 11. On Sale This Month!
    New Universe
  13. 12. Next Issue
    New Universe
  14. 13. Universe News
    Universe News
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