Strange Tales #2 [George Pratt Cover]
(October 1998)

Marvel, 1998 Series
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Volume
1
Price
4.99 USD; 7.00 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1998-08-19
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Barcode
759606046775 00221
Editing
Pete Franco (assistant editor); Lysa Hawkins (credited as Lysa Kraiger) (assistant editor); Bob Harras (credited) (editor in chief)

Issue Notes

Final issue. All 3 features in this issue (Man-Thing, Werewolf By Night, A Funeral in the Woods) are left with unfinished story lines.
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Man-Thing; Werewolf by Night / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pratt (painting)
Inks
George Pratt (painting)
Colors
George Pratt (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense; superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset; ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Werewolf by Night / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; horror-suspense; superhero
Keywords
occult

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

Man-Thing / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Liam Sharp
Inks
Liam Sharp
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

The End of All Things! (The Book of Job Part One: Termineus/Terminus) (Table of Contents: 4)

Man-Thing / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis (credited)
Pencils
Liam Sharp (credited) (artist)
Inks
Liam Sharp (credited) (artist)
Colors
Christie Scheele (credited)
Letters
Jon Babcock (credited)
Editing
Mark Bernardo (credited) (editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sweet Jesus...
Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

The unpublished next story would have been titled "Book of Job Part Two: A Universe of Sorrow".

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

Man-Thing; Werewolf by Night / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Suydam (signed as Suydam)
Inks
Arthur Suydam (signed as Suydam)

Genre
horror-suspense; superhero

Indexer Notes

Cover to issue #1 in Black & White.

[Love Is Colder Than Death (Part 3)] (Table of Contents: 6)

Werewolf by Night / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Jenkins (credited)
Pencils
Leonardo Manco (credited) (artist)
Inks
Leonardo Manco (credited) (artist)
Colors
Mariana Sanzone (credited as Mariana Manco)
Letters
Jon Babcock (credited)
Editing
Joe Andreani (credited) (editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at this.
Genre
adventure; horror-suspense; superhero
Keywords
occult

A Funeral in the Woods (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
John Kuramoto (credited)
Pencils
Paul Lee (credited) (artist)
Inks
Paul Lee (credited) (artist)
Colors
Brian Horton (credited)
Letters
Comicraft (credited)
Editing
Jaye Gardner (credited) (editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
By decree of the emperor, our illustrious magistrate Yuen Fu Sheng has been summoned to an official post in the capital.
Genre
horror-suspense
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Man-Thing; Werewolf by Night
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Werewolf by Night
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Man-Thing
  5. 4. The End of All Things! (The Book of Job Part One: Termineus/Terminus)
    Man-Thing
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Man-Thing; Werewolf by Night
  7. 6. [Love Is Colder Than Death (Part 3)]
    Werewolf by Night
  8. 7. A Funeral in the Woods
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Boris Ammerlaan
  • Mark Boyer
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Andrew Krieg
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore