(August 1989)

Marvel, 1988 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.50 USD; 2.00 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Ralph Macchio (credited) (editor); Marc Siry (credited) (assistant editor/designer); Tom DeFalco (credited) (editor in chief)

The Faust Gambit! Part II Introducing: the Dread Daughter of Mephisto (Table of Contents)

Doctor Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Butch Guice (signed as Jackson Guice)
Inks
Butch Guice (signed as Jackson Guice)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mephista; Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]
Reprints

Dr. Strange (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

On the inside front cover.

The Faust Gambit Part II Demonic Re-Possession (Table of Contents: 2)

Doctor Strange / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (credited); Dann Thomas (credited)
Pencils
Butch Guice (credited as Jackson Guice)
Inks
José Marzán Jr. (credited)
Colors
Bob Sharen (credited)
Letters
Janice Chiang (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's shaping up to be a long night...
Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Agamotto (caterpillar); Baron Mordo; Imei Chang; Howard the Duck (cameo) (disguised Rintrah); Mephista (introduction); Mephisto; Rintrah; Satannish; Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Topaz; Sara Wolfe; Wong; Sons of Satannish (3)
Synopsis
Baron Mordo had promised a soul to both Satannish and Mephisto, so Doc has to deal with them, Mephista and the Sons of Satannish until he is forced to enter Agamotto's realm.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Rintrah disguises himself as Howard the Duck (this was originally drawn with ALF, but was covered up on original art).

The Book of the Vishanti (Table of Contents: 3)

Baron Mordo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (credited); Jean-Marc Lofficier (credited as R. J. M. Lofficier) (sourced)
Pencils
Tom Sutton (credited)
Inks
Tom Sutton (credited)
Colors
Christie Scheele (credited)
Letters
Joe Rosen (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Once, there was a book...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Sara Krowler; Viscount Heinrich Krowler; Karl Amadeus Mordo (birth); Miarka [Witch Queen of the Gypsies]; Nikolai Mordo (death)
Synopsis
Sara Krowler marries Nikolai Mordo at the request of her father, Viscount Heinrich Krowler, so that the resultant child can be used in a spell of Transference to increase his own power.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The history of Baron Mordo until just before he apprentices himself with the Ancient One.

Pro File: Dwayne McDuffy (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Bullpen Bulletins; Pro File / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

Next Issue (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Faust Gambit! Part II Introducing: the Dread Daughter of Mephisto
    Doctor Strange
  2. 1. Dr. Strange
  3. 2. The Faust Gambit Part II Demonic Re-Possession
    Doctor Strange
  4. 3. The Book of the Vishanti
    Baron Mordo
  5. 4. Pro File: Dwayne McDuffy
    Bullpen Bulletins; Pro File
  6. 5. Next Issue
    Doctor Strange
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