(Late December 1988)

Marvel, 1988 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-weekly
On-sale date
1988-08-23
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Terry Kavanagh (editor); Michael Rockwitz (assistant editor); Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wolverine / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brian Murray (signed)
Inks
Brian Murray (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine
Reprints

[Title, Credits and Indicia] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Title, credits, table of contents, and indicia.

Save the Tiger, Chapter 9: The Confrontation (Table of Contents: 2)

Wolverine / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
John Buscema (breakdowns); Klaus Janson (finishes)
Inks
Klaus Janson (finishes)
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Ken Lopez

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Man's name is Razorfist.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine [also as Patch]; Tyger Tiger [Jessan Hoan]; Razorfist; Sapphire Styx; The Inquisitor; O'Donnell
Synopsis
While Wolvie battles Razorfist, Tyger tries to save O'Donnell from Sapphire and the Inquisitor.
Reprints
Keywords
Madripoor

Elements of Terror, Chapter IX: Breaking Faith (Table of Contents: 3)

Man-Thing / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Brad K. Joyce [as Brad Joyce] (layouts); Tom Sutton (finishes)
Inks
Tom Sutton (finishes)
Colors
Petra Scotese
Letters
Bill Oakley

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The first missile reduces the old inn to flying debris and memories.
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing; Zahner; Mickey Ditillio; Spung (death); Pixie; Demon; Lt. Col. Jody Choate; General Selbert; Dr. McDonald; Railsback; Loca
Reprints
Keywords
California; Florida; monsters; Washington

In the Dark (Table of Contents: 4)

Cloak / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marc McLaurin
Pencils
Tony Salmons
Inks
Al Gordon
Colors
Steve Buccellato
Letters
Diana Albers

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I came to be a hero.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Cloak; Moloids; Dagger (cameo); Sara
Synopsis
Cloak tries to rescue a little girl that has fallen down a well only to discover that she has befriended some Moloids.

Piece of Cake! (Table of Contents: 5)

El Aguila / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Lobdell
Pencils
Larry Alexander
Inks
Jim Sinclair
Colors
Mike Rockwitz
Letters
Tim Harkins

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Twenty years ago, young Alejandro Montoya roamed the streeets of this small Spanish village.
Genre
superhero
Characters
El Aguila; El Conquistador; Migdalia
Keywords
San Elainya

In Two Weeks... (Table of Contents: 6)

Wolverine; Colossus; Man-Thing; Machine Man / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Harris
Inks
Mike Harris
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Colossus; Man-Thing; Machine Man
Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

Presents cover art for next issue.

[Back Cover] (Table of Contents: 7)

Cloak; Man-Thing; El Aguila / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brian Murray
Inks
Brian Murray
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
Cloak; Man-Thing; El Aguila
Reprints
Keywords
monsters
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wolverine
  2. 1. [Title, Credits and Indicia]
  3. 2. Save the Tiger, Chapter 9: The Confrontation
    Wolverine
  4. 3. Elements of Terror, Chapter IX: Breaking Faith
    Man-Thing
  5. 4. In the Dark
    Cloak
  6. 5. Piece of Cake!
    El Aguila
  7. 6. In Two Weeks...
    Wolverine; Colossus; Man-Thing; Machine Man
  8. 7. [Back Cover]
    Cloak; Man-Thing; El Aguila
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