Avengers #3 [Direct Edition]
(April 1998)

Marvel, 1998 Series
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Volume
3
Price
1.99 USD; 2.80 CAD
Pages
38
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1998-02-25
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved By the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Barcode
759606044580 00311
Editing
Gregg Schigiel (assistant editor); Tom Brevoort (editor); Bob Harras (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior (1-52); Glossy interior (53-503)
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Back From the Dead... Wonder Man! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
George Pérez (signed)
Colors
Tom Smith (signed)
Letters
Richard Starkings; Comicraft

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Man
Reprints

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

The Avengers / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Al Vey; George Pérez
Colors
Tom Smith
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor Odinson; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Scarlet Witch; Wonder Man; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Photon [Monica Rambeau]; Justice [Vance Astrovik]]; Morgan LeFay

Indexer Notes

inside gatefold cover

Previously in Avengers (Table of Contents: 2)

The Avengers / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Al Vey
Colors
Tom Smith; Digital Chameleon
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [alson as Queen's Vengeance] [Scarlet Witch; Thor Odinson [also as Donar]; Captain America [Steve Rogers; also as Yeoman America]; Iron Man [Tony Stark; as Iron Knight]; Wasp [Janet van Dyne; also as Pixie]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym; as Gigantus]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton; also as Longbow]; Quicksilver [as Gypsy Davy]; Beast [as Kreature]; Binary [Carol Danvers; as Lady Marvel]; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Black Panther [T'Challa; as Nubian Prince]; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov; as Tsarina]; Crystal [as Elementelle]; Darkhawk [as Falconer]; Falcon [Sam Wilson; as Blackbird]; Firebird [as Firemaiden]; Hercules [as Heracles]; Living Lightning [as Sir Fulminator]; Machine Man [as Sir Machinery]; Moondragon [as Priestess]; Photon [Monica Rambeau; also as Daystar]; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn; also as Star Knight]; Rage [as Blacksmith]; Sandman [William Baker; as Quarryman]; Sersi [as Circe the Sorceress]; She-Hulk [as Jade Giantess]; Spider-Woman [Julia Carpenter; as Arachne]; Starfox [as Knave of Hearts]; Swordsman [Philip Javert; as Chevalier]; Stingray [as Sir Devilfish]; Namor the Sub-Mariner [as Sealord]; Tigra [as Grimalkin]; Vision [as Ghost of Stone]; D-Man [as The Serf]; Magdalene [as Lady Magdalena]; Firestar [as Lady Comet]; Justice [Vance Astrovik; also as Squire Justice]; Wonder Man]; Morgan LeFay

Indexer Notes

inside gatefold cover

[Ads] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 10 pages (report information)

Once an Avenger... Part 2: Fata Morgana (Table of Contents: 4)

The Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Al Vey
Colors
Tom Smith; Digital Chameleon
Letters
Richard Starkings [as RS]; Comicraft

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [also as Queen's Vengeance] [Thor Odinson [also as Donar]; Captain America [Steve Rogers; also as Yeoman America]; Iron Man [Tony Stark; also as Iron Knight]; Wasp [Janet van Dyne; also as Pixie]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym; also as Gigantus]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton; also as Longbow]; Quicksilver [also as Gypsy Davy]; Beast [also as Kreature]; Binary [Carol Danvers; also as Lady Marvel]; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Black Panther [T'Challa; also as Nubian Prince]; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov; also as Tsarina]; Crystal [also as Elementelle]; Darkhawk [also as Falconer]; Falcon [Sam Wilson; also as Blackbird]; Firebird [also as Firemaiden]; Hercules [also as Heracles]; Living Lightning [also as Sir Fulminator]; Machine Man [also as Sir Machinery]; Moondragon [also as Priestess]; Photon [Monica Rambeau; also as Daystar]; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn; also as Star Knight]; Rage [also as Blacksmith]; Sandman [William Baker; also as Quarryman]; Sersi [also as Circe the Sorceress]; She-Hulk [also as Jade Giantess]; Spider-Woman [Julia Carpenter; also as Arachne]; Starfox [also as Knave of Hearts]; Swordsman [Philip Javert; also as Chevalier]; Stingray [also as Sir Devilfish]; Namor the Sub-Mariner [also as Sealord]; Tigra [also as Grimalkin]; Vision [also as Ghost of Stone]; D-Man [also as The Serf]; Magdalene [also as Lady Magdalena]; U.S. Agent [also as Liegeman]; Firestar [also as Lady Comet]; Justice [Vance Astrovik; also as Squire Justice]; Scarlet Witch; Wonder Man]; Mordred; Morgan LeFay; Kro [of Earth-398] (dies)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Earth-398; quantum bands; Mjolnir; golden mace; Twilight Sword; Iron Man Armor Model 16; Captain America's Shield

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

Avengers Assemble! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tom Brevoort; Gregg Schigiel
Letters
Comicraft; typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Vince Alvarez, Christopher Renstrom

Subscribe Today! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Fantastic Four; Iron Man; Captain America; Avengers / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee; ?
Letters
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; typeset

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Stan's Soapbox. Marvel checklist for comics released March 4, 1998.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Back From the Dead... Wonder Man!
    The Avengers
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The Avengers
  3. 2. Previously in Avengers
    The Avengers
  4. 3. [Ads]
  5. 4. Once an Avenger... Part 2: Fata Morgana
    The Avengers
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Avengers Assemble!
  7. 6. Subscribe Today!
    Fantastic Four; Iron Man; Captain America; Avengers
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
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