Fantastic Four #6 [Direct Edition]
(June 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 00611
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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


The Thing Fights Alone... ...Against the Most Unexpected Villains of All! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Salvador Larroca ?
Inks
Art Thibert ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thing [Ben Grimm]; Technet [China Doll; Bodybag; Thug]

Indexer Notes

Gatefold summary

Previously in Fantastic Four (Table of Contents: 1)

Fantastic Four / recap / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; the Thing; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Woman]; Iron Fist; Namor the Sub-Mariner

Indexer Notes

Brief introduction to the major characters, with a re-cap of the events from Fantastic Four (vol. 3) #5.

April is the Cruelest Month (Table of Contents: 2)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
Salvador Larroca
Inks
Art Thibert
Colors
Liquid!
Letters
Richard Starkings [as RS]; Comicraft; Albert Deschesne [as AD]

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Woman [Sue Storm Richards]]; Franklin Richards; Alyssa Moy; Iron Fist [Danny Rand]; Misty Knight; Power Man [Luke Cage]; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Colleen Wing; Gatecrasher; Technet [Bodybag; China Doll; Ferro 2; Joyboy; Numbers; Ringtoss; Scatterbrain; Thug; Yap]; Kay Cera; Warwolves (behind the scenes)
Synopsis
Sue trains with Iron Fist and has a reunion with Namor. Reed takes Franklin to a baseball game, and takes Sue out to dinner. Alyssa worries about Reed. The Technet arrives with a warrant for Franklin's extradition to the Prime Continuum.

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 3.
First appearance of the new Pogo Plane.

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

Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed); ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Comicraft; Richard Starkings

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Fantastic Four / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Comicraft

Indexer Notes

Letters from Allen Klingelhoets, Steven Galloway, Eric Erdmann.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Thing Fights Alone... ...Against the Most Unexpected Villains of All!
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. Previously in Fantastic Four
    Fantastic Four
  3. 2. April is the Cruelest Month
    Fantastic Four
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
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