(August 1988)

Marvel, 1983 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1988-04-12
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

New format.
On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #138.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Lee (signed as Jim Lee)
Inks
Jim Lee (signed as Jim Lee)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Alpha Flight: Box [Madison Jeffries]; Sasquatch [Walter Langkowski] (Wanda Langkowski); Vindicator [Heather Hudson]
Beta Flight: Goblyn [Goblyn Dean]; Manikin [Whitman Knapp]; Purple Girl [Kara Killgrave]
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Reprints

[Credits] (Table of Contents: 1)

Alpha Flight / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Mignola
Inks
Mike Mignola
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sasquatch [Wanda Langkowski]; Box [Madison Jeffries]; Vindicator [Heather Hudson]; Purple Girl

...Inquistition! (Table of Contents: 2)

Alpha Flight / comic story / 28 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]
The Avengers: The Black Knight [Dane Whitman] (cameo); Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau] (cameo); Doctor Druid [Anthony Druid] (cameo); She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters] (cameo); Sub-Mariner [Namor] (cameo); Thor [Thor Odinson] (cameo)
Beta Flight: Laura Dean; Goblyn [Goblyn Dean]; Manikin [Whitman Knapp]; Purple Girl [Kara Killgrave]
Fantastic Four: Crystal [Crystalia Amaquelin Maximoff] (cameo); Human Torch [Johnny Storm] (cameo); Ms. Marvel [Sharon Ventura] (cameo); The Thing [Ben Grimm] (cameo)
X-Men: Colossus [Piotr Rasputin] (cameo); Dazzler [Alison Blaire] (cameo); Havok [Alex Summers] (cameo); Longshot (Mojoverse) (cameo); Psylocke [Betsy Braddock] (cameo); Rogue [Anna Marie] (cameo); Storm [Ororo Munroe] (cameo); Wolverine [Logan] (cameo)
Aurora [Jeanne-Marie Beaubier] (cameo flashback); Bedlam [William Nowlan] (cameo flashback); Box [Roger Bochs] (cameo flashback); Gary Cody (cameo flashback); Diamond Lil [Lillian Crawley] (cameo flashback); Dreamqueen (cameo flashback); Flashback [Gardner Monroe] (cameo flashback); Guardian [James MacDonald Hudson] (cameo flashback); Jade Dragon [Dei Guan]; Marrina (cameo); Northstar [Jean-Paul Beaubier] (cameo flashback); Puck [Eugene Judd] (cameo flashback); Shaman [Michael Twoyoungmen] (cameo flashback); Smart Alec [Alexander Thorne] (cameo flashback); Snowbird [Narya] (cameo flashback); Talisman [Elizabeth Twoyoungmen] (cameo flashback); Tundra (cameo flashback); Wild Child [Kyle Gibney] (cameo flashback)
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Synopsis
Alpha Flight is brought before the Canadian parliament to answer the charges brought against them due to their recent activity in China. Heather refuses any more government funding so that the team can be independent. Wanda tries to gain access to Walter's money but finds Walt's ex-wife standing in the way.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Alpha Waves / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (letterhead)
Inks
? (letterhead)
Colors
? (letterhead)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Vindicator [Heather Hudson]

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Chris McLinden, Donovan Henwood, Lord Wyvern, Brian Kinney, Joe Martinez, R. Maurice, Eli Stifel, Fred Melo, Ben Sprunger and James Abendrath.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Alpha Flight
  2. 1. [Credits]
    Alpha Flight
  3. 2. ...Inquistition!
    Alpha Flight
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Alpha Waves
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Henry Andrews
  • Peter Croome
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Darrel McCann
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Van Dore