(July 1988)

Marvel, 1983 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1988-03-03
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Marc McLaurin (assistant editor); Carl Potts (editor); Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #137.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Lee (signed)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Alpha Flight: Box [Madison Jeffries]; Sasquatch [Walter Langkowski] (Wanda Langkowski)
Dreamqueen; Eugene Judd
Universe
Marvel : mainstream

War! What Is It Good For? (Table of Contents: 1)

Alpha Flight / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Mantlo
Pencils
Jim Lee
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
superhero
Characters
Alpha Flight: Box [Madison Jeffries]; Sasquatch [Walter Langkowski] (Wanda Langkowski); Vindicator [Heather Hudson]
Beta Flight: Laura Dean; Goblyn [Goblyn Dean]; Manikin [Whitman Knapp]; Purple Girl [Kara Killgrave]
Apeman [Manikin] (Beta Flight?); Aurora [Jeanne-Marie Beaubier] (cameo flashback); Dreamqueen (villain); Guardian [James MacDonald Hudson] (cameo flashback); Highbrow [Manikin] (Beta Flight?); Jade Dragon [Dei Guan]; Eugene Judd; Marrina (cameo flashback); Prime Minister Mulroney; Northstar [Jean-Paul Beaubier] (cameo flashback); Proto [Manikin] (Beta Flight?); Raazer (cameo flashback); Shaman [Michael Twoyoungmen] (cameo flashback); Snowbird [Narya] (cameo flashback); Talisman [Elizabeth Twoyoungmen] (cameo flashback); High Lama; General; Dream Warriors (villains); the Commander (villain); Comrade Chairman (villain, behind the scenes)
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Synopsis
Alpha Flight battles the Dreamqueen right smack in the middle of red China, almost starting World War III. Laura Dean uses her new found powers to open a portal to Liveworld and sends the Dreamqueen back to her home dimension but Judd is trapped along with her.
Reprints
Keywords
Canadian Government; Chinese Army; Dream Dimension; US Army

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Alpha Waves / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Potts
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Vindicator [Heather Hudson]

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Stuart E. Greenberg, Paul Fehler, Charles S. Novinskie and Arson Cavalon.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Alpha Flight
  2. 1. War! What Is It Good For?
    Alpha Flight
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Alpha Waves
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