(December 2001)

Marvel, 1998 Series
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Volume
2
Price
3.50 USD; 5.25 CAD
Pages
100
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
PG
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics [entire top banner]
Barcode
759606038763 03611
Editing
Joe Quesada (editor-in-chief); Mike Marts (editor); Mike Raicht (assistant editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Glossy interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Keywords
100 page monster

[Celebrating T'Challa's 35th Anniversary!] (Table of Contents)

Black Panther / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sal Velluto
Inks
Bob Almond
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
A black panther, on a background of various Black Panther comics.

[Contents page] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

The Once and Future King, Part 1 of 2 (Table of Contents: 2)

Black Panther / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Christopher Priest
Pencils
Sal Velluto
Inks
Bob Almond
Colors
? [as VLM]
Letters
Sharpefont; Paul Tutrone

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther; Everett K. Ross; T'Charra (intro); Achebe; Monica Lynne; Queen Divine Justice; Faida (intro; dies); White Wolf (dies); Taku; Henry Peter Gyrich (see notes); Killmonger (resurrected; dies); Preyy; Army of the Damned [Baron Macabre; Venomm; Lord Karnaj; Sombre; Madame Slay; Salamander K'Ruel] (see notes)
Synopsis
Former Secretary of State Everett K. Ross is kidnapped by a resurrected Killmonger, leading to a rescue attempt by the Black Panther's daughter and the White Wolf.

Indexer Notes

The events of this story occur 25 years in the future.

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

Mail to the King! / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sal Velluto (signed)
Inks
Bob Almond (signed)
Colors
Tom Smith (signed)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

The Wakandan Embassy, Wakandan History, letters of comment from Ronnie Dingman, de'Angelo Bethune, Vincent S. Moore, Jeremy Haines, David Greason and a small postage size preview of next issue's cover.

[Fantastic Four #52] (Table of Contents: 4)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing]
Reprints

The Black Panther! (Table of Contents: 5)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing]; Inhumans [Black Bolt; Medusa; Karnak; Crystal; Gorgon]; Maximus; Wyatt Wingfoot
Synopsis
The Black Panther invites the FF to Wakanda and demonstrates his powers by attacking them.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

introduction of T'Challa, the Black Panther.

[Fantastic Four #53] (Table of Contents: 6)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing]; Black Panther; Klaw
Reprints

The Way It Began..! (Table of Contents: 7)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl; the Thing]; Black Panther; Wyatt Wingfoot; T'Chaka; Klaw
Synopsis
The Black Panther tells the story of Klaw's first attack on Wakanda. Klaw attacks the Black Panther and the FF.
Reprints

From the Journal of Everett K. Ross (Table of Contents: 8)

Black Panther / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Christopher Priest
Pencils
Sal Velluto
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther

Indexer Notes

Entry from Everett K. Ross' journal, with illustrations.

Map of the Land of Wakanda (Table of Contents: 9)

Black Panther / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
superhero
Reprints

[Jungle Action #8] (Table of Contents: 10)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther; Malice
Reprints

Malice by Crimson Moonlight (Table of Contents: 11)

Black Panther / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Don McGregor
Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Tom Orzechowski
Editing
Roy Thomas (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Erik Killmonger; Venomm; Malice (introduction); Mendinao (introduction); Kradada (introduction)
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Celebrating T'Challa's 35th Anniversary!]
    Black Panther
  2. 1. [Contents page]
  3. 2. The Once and Future King, Part 1 of 2
    Black Panther
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Mail to the King!
  5. 4. [Fantastic Four #52]
    Fantastic Four
  6. 5. The Black Panther!
    Fantastic Four
  7. 6. [Fantastic Four #53]
    Fantastic Four
  8. 7. The Way It Began..!
    Fantastic Four
  9. 8. From the Journal of Everett K. Ross
    Black Panther
  10. 9. Map of the Land of Wakanda
    Black Panther
  11. 10. [Jungle Action #8]
    Black Panther
  12. 11. Malice by Crimson Moonlight
    Black Panther
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