Fantastic Four #2 [Direct Edition]
(February 1998)

Marvel, 1998 Series
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Volume
3
Price
1.99 USD; 2.80 CAD
Pages
38
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Barcode
759606044566 00211
Editing
Mark Powers (editor); Jason Liebig (assistant editor); Bob Harras (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior (#1-42); Glossy interior (#43-588)
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Mark Farmer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Woman [Sue Storm Richards]]
Reprints
Keywords
Heroes Return

Previously in Fantastic Four (Table of Contents: 1)

Fantastic Four / recap / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Mark Farmer
Colors
Liquid Graphics
Letters
Typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Thing; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Woman]; Franklin Richards

Indexer Notes

Brief introduction to the major characters, with a re-cap of the events from Fantastic Four (vol. 3) #1.

Be It Ever So Humble... (Table of Contents: 2)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Lobdell
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Mark Farmer
Colors
? [as Liquid!]
Letters
Richard Starkings; Comicraft

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Woman [Sue Storm Richards]]; Franklin Richards; Billie (Wilhemina) Lumpkin (intro); Iconoclast (villain, intro); Red Ghost's Super-Apes (villains); Spider-Man; Joe (intro); Cathy Polombo (intro)
Synopsis
Since Four Freedoms Plaza has been destroyed, the FF move in to their warehouse on Pier Four. Johnny searches for Lyja in vain. As the FF get settled in their new home, they are attacked by Iconoclast, a villain only Sue can see.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First appearance of the Fantastic Four's new headquarters on Manhattan's Pier Four.

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

Fantastic Four / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Comicraft

Indexer Notes

Letters from Christopher B. Derrick and Bret Allen Jones.

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 4)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Total Number Copies Printed (net press run): Average number of copies each issue during preceding 12 months: 264,682. Single issue nearest to filing date: 224,300.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. Previously in Fantastic Four
    Fantastic Four
  3. 2. Be It Ever So Humble...
    Fantastic Four
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  5. 4. Statement of Ownership
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