Thor #412 [Direct]
(Mid-December 1989)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Ralph Macchio (credited) (editor); Mike Rockwitz (assistant editor); Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)

Thor vs. the Unstoppable Juggernaut! (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ron Frenz (signed as Frenz)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (signed as SINNOTT)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
New Warriors: Firestar [Angelica Jones]; Kid Nova [Richard Rider]; Marvel Boy [Vance Astrovik]; Namorita; Night Thrasher [Dwayne Taylor]; Speedball [Robbie Baldwin]
Juggernaut [Cain Marko]; Thor [Eric Masterson]
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
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Introducing... The New Warriors! (Table of Contents: 1)

Thor / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Ron Frenz (credited) (co-plot); Tom DeFalco (credited)
Pencils
Ron Frenz (credited) (layouts)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (credited) (finished art)
Colors
Nel Yomtov (credited)
Letters
Michael Heisler (credited as Heisler); Jack Morelli (credited as Morelli)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't believe it! This has gotta be a joke!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
New Warriors: Firestar [Angelica Jones] (introduction of the team); Marvel Boy [Vance Astrovik] (introduction of the team); Namorita (introduction of the team); Night Thrasher [Dwayne Taylor] (introduction of the team); Nova [Richard Rider] (introduction of the team); Speedball [Robbie Baldwin] (introduction of the team)
Susan Austin; Hercules; Juggernaut [Cain Marko] (villain); Loki (villain); Kevin Masterson; Marcy Masterson; Thor [Eric Masterson]
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Synopsis
With Thor down for the count, the New Warriors arrive and battle the Juggernaut. Thor recovers his strength and joins the fray as he and the kids are finally able to banish Juggernaut to another dimension.
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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 (Marvel, 1989 series) #26.

Freedom Is Only a Choice Away! (Table of Contents: 2)

Beta Ray Bill / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco (credited)
Pencils
Ron Lim (credited)
Inks
Mike DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Nel Yomtov (credited)
Letters
Michael Heisler (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stripped of Storm Breaker, his enchanted uru hamme!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Beta Ray Bill; Captain Orack (villain)
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Synopsis
Bill has been trapped and is being used to help power a spaceship that feeds off of psychic energy. When the people of his race are threatened, however, he breaks free and faces Captain Orack.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Hammer Strikes / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Paul Coate, Joe Frank, Andrew J. Mueller, Terrence Willitts, Shane Hutchison, Robert Kowalski, M. S. Barnes, and Bob Schmitt.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Thor vs. the Unstoppable Juggernaut!
    Thor
  2. 1. Introducing... The New Warriors!
    Thor
  3. 2. Freedom Is Only a Choice Away!
    Beta Ray Bill
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Hammer Strikes
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