Quasar #5 [Newsstand]
(Mid-December 1989)

Marvel, 1989 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1989
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Barcode
071486011026 14
Editing
Howard Mackie; Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

No letters column this issue.


The Absorbing Man Goes Cosmic! (Table of Contents)

Quasar / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Ryan (signed)
Inks
Danny Bulanadi (signed)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
?

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Characters
Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Absorbing Man [Crusher Creel]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Covers sports the Acts of Vengeance! cross-over banner.

The Absorption Principle (Table of Contents: 1)

Quasar / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils
Paul Ryan
Inks
Danny Bulanadi
Colors
Paul Becton
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
superhero; science fiction
Characters
Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Stingray; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Absorbing Man [Crusher Creel]; Loki; Eon; Michael O'Brien; Kayla Ballantine; Gilbert Vaughn; Shintaro Kuramoto; Ken Tanaka
Synopsis
Re-capturing villains during the Acts of Vengeance, Quasar battles an escaped Absorbing Man who manages to absorb the properties of the Quantum-Bands. Quasar overloads him with energy to keep him from wreaking havoc.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Acts of Vengeance crossover.
For a complete checklist of the Acts of Vengeance issues, please see the cover notes for the story Prologue in Avengers Spotlight #26.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Absorbing Man Goes Cosmic!
    Quasar
  2. 1. The Absorption Principle
    Quasar
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  • Will Allred
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