What The--?! #8 [Direct]
(July 1990)

Marvel, 1988 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
semi-annually
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Terry Kavanagh
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
originally a limited series but became an ongoing series

Forbush-Man Strikes Back! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Byrne (signed)
Inks
John Byrne (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Forbush-Man

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Return of the Forbush-Man! (Table of Contents: 2)

Forbush-Man / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Aaron Lopresti
Pencils
Aaron Lopresti
Inks
Aaron Lopresti
Colors
Kelly P. Corvese
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos

Genre
satire-parody; superhero

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

The Pulverizer / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jon Bogdanove
Pencils
Jon Bogdanove
Inks
Jon Bogdanove
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...and I want you to spray paint on the wall 500 times, 'I will be a good punk'.
Genre
satire-parody; superhero

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

The Pulverizer & the Hulk / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jon Bogdanove
Pencils
Jon Bogdanove
Inks
Jon Bogdanove
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nope! No, Sir! It wasn't me!...
Genre
satire-parody; superhero

--After Hours (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Lobdell
Pencils
Dale Keown
Inks
Harry Candelario
Colors
Nel Yomtov
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
humor; satire-parody; superhero

Honest John's Novelty and Hazardous Items Supply Company (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Goon Knight (Table of Contents: 7)

Goon Knight / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Sholly Fisch
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
Paty Cockrum
Letters
Jade Moede

Genre
humor; superhero

Charlie America, the Movie! (Table of Contents: 8)

Charlie America / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marc Siry
Pencils
Marc Siry
Inks
Marc Siry
Colors
Paul Becton
Letters
Brad K. Joyce

Genre
humor; satire-parody; superhero

The Son of Satan Censored (Table of Contents: 9)

Son of Satan / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek
Pencils
James W. Fry III
Inks
Brad K. Joyce
Colors
Kris Renkewitz
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos

Genre
humor; horror-suspense

[Marvel Classicworks] (Table of Contents: 10)

illustration / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Richard Howell
Inks
Joe Sinnott; Richard Howell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; satire-parody; superhero

Indexer Notes

Introduction page and two pages of mock Marvel Classicworks.
"Oliver Twist, the Ex-Ophan" and "Phantom of the Marvel Universe".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

What the--Mail?! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Brad Nanigian (we think - use a darker pencil next time, Brad!), Jack Fable, Jimmy Vaen, Frank Balkin, Captain Chutzpah.

The Insult That Made a Man Out of "Mona" (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Forbush-Man Strikes Back!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Return of the Forbush-Man!
    Forbush-Man
  4. 3. ["...and I want you to spray paint on the wall 500 times, 'I will be a good punk'."]
    The Pulverizer
  5. 4. ["Nope! No, Sir! It wasn't me!..."]
    The Pulverizer & the Hulk
  6. 5. --After Hours
  7. 6. Honest John's Novelty and Hazardous Items Supply Company
  8. 7. Goon Knight
    Goon Knight
  9. 8. Charlie America, the Movie!
    Charlie America
  10. 9. The Son of Satan Censored
    Son of Satan
  11. 10. [Marvel Classicworks]
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Bullish Bulletins
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    What the--Mail?!
  14. 13. The Insult That Made a Man Out of "Mona"
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