Heroes Reborn: The Return #1 [Direct Edition]
(December 1997)

Marvel, 1997 Series
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Volume
1
Price
2.50 USD; 3.50 CAD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
weekly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Barcode
759606013296 00111
Editing
Polly Watson (Assistant Editor); Bobbie Chase (Editor); Bob Harras (Editor-in-Chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Glossy interior (#1-3); Mando interior (#4)
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Limited Series

The Countdown Begins... As Worlds Collide! (Table of Contents)

Heroes Reborn / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Salvador Larroca (signed)
Inks
Tim Townsend (signed)
Colors
Chris Lichtner; Liquid (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Woman; The Thing; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]]; Hulk; Franklin Richards
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What Has Come Before (Table of Contents: 1)

recap / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Julio Soto
Letters
typeset

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Indexer Notes

A review of the events since Onslaught and in Heroes Reborn.

The Players (Table of Contents: 2)

character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Julio Soto
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

A short biography of the Avengers, the Fantastic Four, Captain America, Iron Man, the Celestilas, Bruce Banner/Hulk, Franklin Richards.

The Judgment (The Return part 1) (Table of Contents: 3)

Heroes Reborn / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Peter David
Pencils
Salvador Larroca
Inks
Art Thibert
Colors
Steve Buccellato; Mad Science Media
Letters
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; Kolja Fuchs [as KF]

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Woman; The Thing; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wasp; Quicksilver]; Hulk; Franklin Richards; Ashema; Man-Thing; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; X-Men [Wolverine; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Bishop]; Thunderbolts [Citizen V; Songbird; Techno; Meteorite; Atlas; Mach-1]
Synopsis
Ashema, a Celestial, tells Franklin Richards he is the ultimate end of their experiment on Earth, but that he must destroy the Heroes Reborn pocket universe to save the real Earth.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Countdown Begins... As Worlds Collide!
    Heroes Reborn
  2. 1. What Has Come Before
  3. 2. The Players
  4. 3. The Judgment (The Return part 1)
    Heroes Reborn
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