(March 21st 1979)

Marvel UK, 1979 Series
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Price
0.10 GBP
Pages
24
Indicia Frequency
weekly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Ltd. [not printed on item]
Editing
Dez Skinn (editor); Richard Burton (editor)

Issue Notes

No indicia printed this issue. Other issues in this series state that the frequency is weekly.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Neary
Inks
Paul Neary
Colors
?

Genre
adventure; superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Reprints

Hulk Faces the Fury of a Giant Alligator! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Hulk / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Parkhouse (credited as Parkhouse)
Pencils
John Bolton (credited as Bolton)
Inks
John Bolton (credited as Bolton)
Letters
?

Genre
drama; superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Frankie; Grandpa; Sheriff
Synopsis
The Hulk rescues two people when their fishing is threatened.
Reprints

The Giant Hellravens of Modred Swoop Down at... The Black Knight (Table of Contents: 2)

Black Knight [modern Marvel] / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Parkhouse
Pencils
John Stokes
Inks
John Stokes
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No! It can't end here... like this!
Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
The Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Mordred; The Stranger [Brian Braddock] (identity not revealed); Valinor
Synopsis
The Black Knight fights off Mordred's hellish demons.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued from the previous issue, and continued in the following issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. / comic story / ? pages (report information)

Script
Steve Moore
Pencils
Steve Dillon
Inks
Steve Dillon
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; spy; superhero
Characters
Contessa Valentina Allegra de Fontaine; Dum Dum Dugan; Nick Fury; President Gomez (first appearance); Gabe Jones; Garcia Juanilla (first appearance)
Synopsis
S.H.I.E.L.D. agents are being killed around the globe and Fury wants it stopped.

Origin: Part III (Table of Contents: 4)

Ant-Man / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited as Lee) (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited as Kirby)
Inks
Dick Ayers
Letters
Joe Letterese
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Henry Pym has created an amazing shrinking serum which can reduce him to the size of an ant!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Ant-Man [Hank Pym]
Synopsis
Ant-Man gathers an army of ants to help him to deal with some spies.
Reprints
  • US from Tales to Astonish (Marvel, 1959 series) #35 (September 1962) [Extensively edited to bring the story length down to 3 pages. Prints panels from [Return of the Ant-Man] Part 2, An Army of Ants! plus, from this segment, p.11-12; p.13, panels 1 & 3-6.], #35 (September 1962) [Extensively edited to bring the story length down to 3 pages. Prints p.7, lower tier; p.8, top two tiers; p.9, lower two tiers; p.10, top and bottom tiers; plus panels from [Return of the Ant-Man] Part 3, The Ant-Man's Revenge!]

Indexer Notes

The Communist agents from the original story are now "enemy agents"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Night Raven [Night-Raven] / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Parkhouse
Pencils
David Lloyd
Inks
David Lloyd
Letters
?

Genre
crime; superhero
Characters
Night-Raven; Sam Venuti; The Taxman; Mrs. Venuti; Police Officer; Carlo Canalone
Synopsis
Night-Raven is on the trail of a protection racketeer.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued in the following issue.

Chaos In Canada Episode Two (Table of Contents: 6)

The Hulk / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart (credited as Englehart)
Pencils
Herb Trimpe (credited as Trimpe)
Inks
Sal Trapani
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Roy Thomas (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Hulk is loose in Canada!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Beast [Hank McCoy]; Vera Cantor; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Mimic [Calvin Rankin]
Synopsis
The Beast and Vera avoid the Hulk and meet the Mimic in a remote Canadian cottage.
Reprints
  • US from The Incredible Hulk (Marvel, 1968 series) #161 (March 1973) [Extensively edited to bring the story length down to 3 pages. Prints page 7, panels 4-6; page 8; page 9, panels 3-5; page 10; page 11, panels 1 & 3-5; page 12, panels 1-2 & 4-6; page 13, panels 1-4]
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Hulk
  2. 1. Hulk Faces the Fury of a Giant Alligator!
    The Hulk
  3. 2. The Giant Hellravens of Modred Swoop Down at... The Black Knight
    Black Knight [modern Marvel]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.
  5. 4. Origin: Part III
    Ant-Man
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Night Raven [Night-Raven]
  7. 6. Chaos In Canada Episode Two
    The Hulk
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