(June 1990)

Marvel, 1976 Series
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Volume
1
Price
2.00 USD; 2.50 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
annually
On-sale date
1990-06 ?
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Annual
Editing
Bobbie Chase (editor); Gary Barnum (assistant editor); Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound (#7,9,16,17,18,20); saddle-stitched (#10,12,13,15); ? (#5,6,8,11,14,19)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

The Lifeform event ran through Punisher Annual #3 [Part 1], Daredevil Annual #6 [Part 2], Incredible Hulk Annual #16 [Part 3], and Silver Surfer Annual #3 [Part 4]; Additional information on contents of comic provided by Terry Vraspir (May 28, 2004).


Lifeform Part 3 of Four (Table of Contents)

Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Angel Medina (signed)
Inks
Bob McLeod (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Lifeform [George Prufrock]
Reprints

Quality of Mercy [Lifeform Part 3] (Table of Contents: 1)

Hulk / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Peter David
Pencils
Angel Medina
Inks
Larry Mahlstedt
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Joe Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's very important for me to tell you this,
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Mercy; Daredevil; Ben Urich; Lifeform [George Prufrock] (villain); A.I.M. (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Actor turned AIM agent George Prufrock has been infected by the Lifeform virus and begs the mysterious Mercy to kill him but, instead, she does him one better by introducing him to the Hulk.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lifeform continued from Daredevil Annual (Marvel, 1967 series) #6.
Lifeform concludes in Silver Surfer Annual (Marvel, 1988 series) #3.

[Pin-Up] (Table of Contents: 2)

Hulk / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mark Texeira
Inks
Harry Candelario
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Reprints

You Can't Always Get What You Want (Table of Contents: 3)

She-Hulk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Mumy
Pencils
Chris Wozniak
Inks
Tim Dzon
Colors
Mike Rockwitz
Letters
Joe Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ahhh, this is just what I needed!
Genre
superhero
Characters
She-Hulk; Weezie [Blonde Phantom]; Thomas Dekker (villain)
Synopsis
She-Hulk is tricked into helping a long lived pirate turned entertainment lawyer recover his lost treasure at the bottom of the sea.
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The Hulk's 10 Best Brawls (Table of Contents: 4)

Hulk / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Barnum
Pencils
Herb Trimpe
Inks
Herb Trimpe
Colors
Renee Witterstaetter
Letters
Michael Heisler

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wonder whose scrapbook this is?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Doc Samson (cameo); Namor, the Sub-Mariner (cameo); Wolverine (cameo); Rhino (cameo); Absorbing Man (cameo); Juggernaut (cameo); Madman (cameo); Thor (cameo); Abomination (cameo); The Thing (cameo)

The Nightmare Never Ends! (Table of Contents: 5)

Doc Samson / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Grant
Pencils
Dan Reed
Inks
Jeff Albrecht
Colors
Mike Rockwitz
Letters
Joe Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I...I had a dream again last night, doctor.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Doc Samson; Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Synopsis
Samson has a nightmare about the Hulk that he cannot wake up from.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed); ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Lifeform Part 3 of Four
    Hulk
  2. 1. Quality of Mercy [Lifeform Part 3]
    Hulk
  3. 2. [Pin-Up]
    Hulk
  4. 3. You Can't Always Get What You Want
    She-Hulk
  5. 4. The Hulk's 10 Best Brawls
    Hulk
  6. 5. The Nightmare Never Ends!
    Doc Samson
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
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