Marvel Comics Presents #79 [Direct]
([June] 1991)

Marvel, 1988 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.65 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
biweekly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Editing
Terry Kavanagh (editor); Kelly Corvese (assistant editor); Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wolverine / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith (signed as BWS)
Inks
Barry Windsor-Smith (signed as BWS)
Colors
Barry Windsor-Smith (signed as BWS)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine [Logan]
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Reprints

Weapon X: Chapter Seven (Table of Contents: 1)

Wolverine / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Barry Windsor-Smith
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Barry Windsor-Smith
Colors
Barry Windsor-Smith
Letters
Jim Novak; Barry Windsor-Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He's within one hundred yards of target now.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Abraham Cornelius; Carol Hines; The Professor; John Sublime (first appearance); Wolverine [Logan]
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Synopsis
Logan is sent out to fight a bear by remote control. Once he is returned to Weapon X, the Professor loses control of him and he begins to kill.
Reprints

Rumanian Rumble Part 3: The Wages of Sin (Table of Contents: 2)

Dracula; Sgt. Fury / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Murray
Pencils
Tom Lyle
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colors
Steve Mattsson (credited as Steve Matisson ?)
Letters
Michael Heisler

Genre
superhero; horror-suspense
Characters
Sgt. Fury's Howling Commandos: Dum Dum Dugan; Sergeant Nick Fury; Gabriel Jones; Eric Koenig; Dino Manelli; Percival Pinkerton; Rebel Ralston
Dracula; Nazis
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Synopsis
Fury and the Howlers team up with Dracula to fight Nazis.

The Tender and the Vulgar (Table of Contents: 3)

Sunspot / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Daryl Edelman
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
John Byrne
Colors
Brad Vancata
Letters
Bill Oakley

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sunspot [Roberto Da Costa]
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Synopsis
Sunspot (formerly of the New Mutants) fights Mutant haters.
Reprints

A Nightmare on Bleecker Street (Table of Contents: 4)

Doctor Strange / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Campanella
Pencils
Steve Geiger
Inks
Mark McKenna
Colors
Joe Rosas
Letters
Dave Sharpe

Genre
horror-suspense; superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Nightmare; Sara Wolfe; Wong
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Synopsis
Nightmare attacks Dr. Strange.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Nightmare takes a disguise that makes him look like Freddy Kruger from Nightmare on Elm Street (a movie Strange had watched earlier in the evening).

[Back Cover] (Table of Contents: 5)

Doctor Strange; Dracula; Nick Fury; Sunspot / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Mignola
Inks
Mike Mignola
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense; spy
Characters
Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Dracula; Nick Fury; Sunspot [Roberto Da Costa]
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wolverine
  2. 1. Weapon X: Chapter Seven
    Wolverine
  3. 2. Rumanian Rumble Part 3: The Wages of Sin
    Dracula; Sgt. Fury
  4. 3. The Tender and the Vulgar
    Sunspot
  5. 4. A Nightmare on Bleecker Street
    Doctor Strange
  6. 5. [Back Cover]
    Doctor Strange; Dracula; Nick Fury; Sunspot
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Darrel McCann
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Matthew Thompson
  • Jim Van Dore