(2008)

Marvel, 2006 Series
Volume
2
Price
?
Pages
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
978-0-7851-3066-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
?
Color
color cover; black & white interior
Paper Stock
cardstock cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound; trade paperback

Issue Notes

Collects Man-Thing (1974 series) #15-22; Giant-Size Man-Thing (1974 series) #3-5; Rampaging Hulk (Marvel, 1977 series) #7; Marvel Team-Up (Marvel, 1972 series) #68; Marvel Two-In-One (Marvel, 1974 series) #43; Man-Thing (Marvel, 1979 series) #1-11 and Doctor Strange (Marvel, 1974 series) #41.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Bob Wiacek (signed)
Inks
Bob Wiacek (signed)
Colors
Matt Milla; Avalon

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]
Reprints

Graphic Novels (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Essential The Man-Thing Volume 2 (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Wiacek
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]

[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents: 3)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Letters
Typeset

A World He Never Made! (Table of Contents: 4)

Man-Thing / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane; John Romita (alterations)
Inks
Klaus Janson; John Romita (alterations)
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wizard and flying figure is either all Romita or alterations over Kane pencils.

The Blood of Kings! (Table of Contents: 5)

Man-Thing / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Alfredo Alcala
Inks
Alfredo Alcala
Letters
Marcos Pelayo

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]; Korrek; Jennifer Kale; Dakimh; Martak; Klonus; Tai
Reprints

You Must Read -- A Candle for Saint Cloud! (Table of Contents: 6)

Man-Thing / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Tom Palmer
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]
Reprints

A Candle for Sainte-Cloud (Table of Contents: 7)

Man-Thing / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Tony Dezuniga (layouts); Alfredo Alcala (layouts); Rico Rival (finished art)
Inks
Rico Rival
Letters
Marcos Pelayo

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cloud (introduction); Chuck (introduction); Jeremy (introduction); Ted Sallis (flashback)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story appears to be a hallucination. No actual Man-Thing appearance.

Art credits from the Man-Thing #19 letters page.

The art for this story was completed in three days.

Death of a Legend! (Table of Contents: 8)

Man-Thing / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Klaus Janson
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]
Reprints

Decay Meets the Mad Viking! (Table of Contents: 9)

Man-Thing / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Tom Palmer
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Eugene "Star" Spangler (introduction); Mad Viking (introduction); Astrid Josefson (introduction)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued next issue

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Man-Thing / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Brunner (signed)
Inks
Frank Brunner (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Panic in the city...
Genre
horror-suspense; satire-parody
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Garko the Man-frog from the story "Frog Death!" is called Gorko on the cover.

The Kid's Night Out! [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 11)

Man-Thing / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Ed Hannigan; Ron Wilson
Inks
Frank Springer
Letters
Tom Orzechowski [as Tom Orz]

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing; Oliver Winshed; Marie Winshed; Samuel Pinder; Elinore Pinder; Margaret Pinder; Lewis Milner; Alice Rimes
Synopsis
Prejudice and hypocrisy plays a big part in a kids death.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Page count changed according to Bruno Andreacchi's error report (http://errors.comics.org/show_bug.cgi?id=4189)

Part 2 Paper Legacy! (Table of Contents: 12)

Man-Thing / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Ed Hannigan; Ron Wilson
Inks
Frank Springer
Letters
Tom Orzechowski [as Tom Orz]

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing; Edmund Winshed; Lewis Milner; Alice Rimes; Miss Simmons
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued from "The Kid's Night Out!". Pages 4-8 include mostly text with illustrations.

Sequence information provided by Bruno Andreacchi (http://errors.comics.org/show_bug.cgi?id=4189)

Part 3 The Final Silence (Table of Contents: 13)

Man-Thing / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber; Annette Kawecki (co-script, page 5 in this sequence)
Pencils
John Buscema (p. 1); Ed Hannigan; Ron Wilson
Inks
Frank Springer
Letters
Tom Orzechowski [as Tom Orz]

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing; Oliver Winshed; Marie Winshed; Samuel Pinder; Elinore Pinder; Margaret Pinder; Lewis Milner; Alice Rimes; Mr. Dannon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued from "Part 2 Paper Legacy". Concluded in this story.
Sequence information provided by Bruno Andreacchi (http://errors.comics.org/show_bug.cgi?id=4189)
Pencils credit for Buscema from Mike Burkey via the GCD Error Tracker (http://errors.comics.org/show_bug.cgi?id=7283), 2 July 2011.

Man-Thing's Swamp (Table of Contents: 14)

Man-Thing's Swamp / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald (Head Writer)
Pencils
David A. Lofvers
Inks
David A. Lofvers
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Detailed maps of FLorida and Man-Thing's swamp.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Man-Thing / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Tom Palmer
Letters
Danny Crespi ?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]
Reprints

A Book Burns in Citrusville! (Table of Contents: 16)

Man-Thing / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Richard Rory; Astrid Josefson; the Mad Viking; Olivia Selby (introduction)
Synopsis
A story about book-burning
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 2.

Chaos on the Campus! (Table of Contents: 17)

Man-Thing / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Klaus Janson
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]; The Mad Viking
Reprints

School's Out! (Table of Contents: 18)

Man-Thing / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
Ray Holloway

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing; The Mad Viking; Olivia Selby; Walter Heller; Miss Barth; Richard Rory; Mr. Carpenter; Mr. Edwards; Astrid Josefson; Carol Selby (introduction)
Synopsis
story about book-burning continues
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 2.

Three Faces of Fear! (Table of Contents: 19)

Man-Thing / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Dan Adkins
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]; Tally Emmett
Reprints

Fear Times Three! (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Ed Hannigan
Inks
Dan Adkins
Letters
Gaspar Saladino [as G. L. Peter]

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Theodore Sallis (before becoming Man-Thing); Ellen Sallis
Synopsis
Theodore Sallis and his wife visit a fortune teller at a fair and are told stories of the Man-Thing.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Frame story encompassing the following three features. This story takes place before Man-Thing's first appearance. Final page of this sequence appears after the story Lifeline.

There's a Party in 6G! (Table of Contents: 21)

Man-Thing / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Tom Sutton
Inks
Tom Sutton
Letters
Tom Sutton

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing; Ehrthold; Mrs. Calley; Allen Calley; Margaret
Synopsis
Man-Thing goes up against satanists.
Reprints

The Sins of the Fathers... (Table of Contents: 22)

Man-Thing / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Frank Springer
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing; Kip Powers; Tally Emmett; Ted Emmett; Mrs. Emmett; Mr. Powers; Mrs. Powers
Synopsis
Two kids secretly meet out in the swamp because their fathers hate each other.
Reprints

Lifeline! (Table of Contents: 23)

Man-Thing / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Ed Hannigan
Inks
Tom Sutton
Letters
Karen Mantlo

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]; Jackson Hunter
Synopsis
A mad multimillionaire sends his well-trained commandos to take revenge on Man-Thing.
Reprints

Welcome to the Big City, Man-Thing! (Table of Contents: 24)

Man-Thing / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Letters
Danny Crespi ?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]
Reprints

The Scavenger of Atlanta (Table of Contents: 25)

Man-Thing / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Frank Springer
Letters
Dave Hunt

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]; Colleen Sanders (introduction); Paul Sanders; Mark Sanders; Chris Sanders; The Scavenger (introduction); Richard Rory; Carol Selby
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 4.

The Nightmare Box! (Table of Contents: 26)

Man-Thing / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Romita
Inks
John Romita
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]; Spider-Man; Shang-Chi; Daredevil; Thing
Reprints
Keywords
impersonations

The Nightmare Box (Table of Contents: 27)

Man-Thing / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
June Braverman

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Scavenger; Richard Rory; Carol Selby; Danielle Nicole (introduction); Spider-Man [demon impersonator]; Daredevil [demon impersonator]; Shang-Chi [demon impersonator]; Thing [demon impersonator]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 4.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Man-Thing / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Crespi credit per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer listed Gaspar Saladino.

A Lunatic on Every Corner! (Table of Contents: 29)

Man-Thing / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Scavenger (origin); Roland Duhl (introduction); Elsbeth Duhl (introduction); Klonus; Mortak; Thog the Netherspawn
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 4.

When Strikes the Netherspawn (Table of Contents: 30)

Man-Thing / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ed Hannigan ?
Inks
Klaus Janson
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]; Danielle Nicolle
Reprints

POP Goes the Cosmos! (Table of Contents: 31)

Man-Thing / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Steve Gerber (introduction); Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]; Dakihm; Netherspawn; Danielle Nicole; Roland Duhl
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 4 of 4. Steve Gerber narrates this story in first person and appears throughout.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Man-Thing
  2. 1. Graphic Novels
  3. 2. Essential The Man-Thing Volume 2
  4. 3. [Table of Contents]
  5. 4. A World He Never Made!
    Man-Thing
  6. 5. The Blood of Kings!
    Man-Thing
  7. 6. You Must Read -- A Candle for Saint Cloud!
    Man-Thing
  8. 7. A Candle for Sainte-Cloud
    Man-Thing
  9. 8. Death of a Legend!
    Man-Thing
  10. 9. Decay Meets the Mad Viking!
    Man-Thing
  11. 10. ["Panic in the city..."]
    Man-Thing
  12. 11. The Kid's Night Out! [Part 1]
    Man-Thing
  13. 12. Part 2 Paper Legacy!
    Man-Thing
  14. 13. Part 3 The Final Silence
    Man-Thing
  15. 14. Man-Thing's Swamp
    Man-Thing's Swamp
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Man-Thing
  17. 16. A Book Burns in Citrusville!
    Man-Thing
  18. 17. Chaos on the Campus!
    Man-Thing
  19. 18. School's Out!
    Man-Thing
  20. 19. Three Faces of Fear!
    Man-Thing
  21. 20. Fear Times Three!
    Man-Thing
  22. 21. There's a Party in 6G!
    Man-Thing
  23. 22. The Sins of the Fathers...
    Man-Thing
  24. 23. Lifeline!
    Man-Thing
  25. 24. Welcome to the Big City, Man-Thing!
    Man-Thing
  26. 25. The Scavenger of Atlanta
    Man-Thing
  27. 26. The Nightmare Box!
    Man-Thing
  28. 27. The Nightmare Box
    Man-Thing
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Man-Thing
  30. 29. A Lunatic on Every Corner!
    Man-Thing
  31. 30. When Strikes the Netherspawn
    Man-Thing
  32. 31. POP Goes the Cosmos!
    Man-Thing
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