(October 1984)

Marvel, 1984 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD; 0.50 GBP; 1.00 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1984-06-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Tom DeFalco (credited) (editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Marvel Super Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Layton (signed as BOB LAYTON)
Inks
Bob Layton (signed as BOB LAYTON)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Wrecking Crew: Piledriver [Brian Calusky]; Thunderball [Eliot Franklin]; Wrecker [Dirk Garthwaite]
Absorbing Man [Crusher Creel]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]; Doctor Octopus [Otto Octavius]; Enchantress [Amora]; Galactus [Galan]; Klaw [Ulysses Klaue]; Lizard [Curt Connors]; Titania [Mary MacPherran]; Ultron; Volcana [Marsha Rosenberg]
Reprints

A Little Death... (Table of Contents: 1)

Marvel Super Heroes / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter (credited)
Pencils
Mike Zeck (credited)
Inks
John Beatty (credited)
Colors
Christie Scheele (credited)
Letters
Joe Rosen (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hel-l-l-lp!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers: Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Iron Man [Jim Rhodes]; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Thor [Thor Odinson]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]
Fantastic Four: Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]
The Wrecking Crew: Bulldozer [Henry Camp] (villain); Piledriver [Brian Calusky] (villain); Thunderball [Eliot Franklin] (villain); Wrecker [Dirk Garthwaite] (villain)
X-Men: Colossus [Piotr Rasputin]; Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Professor X [Charles Xavier]; Rogue [Anna Marie]; Storm [Ororo Munroe]; Wolverine [Logan]
Absorbing Man [Crusher Creel] (villain); Ariel [Kitty Pryde] (cameo flashback); Dazzler [Alison Blaire] (cameo flashback); Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom] (villain); Doctor Octopus [Otto Octavius] (villain); Enchantress [Amora] (villain); Galactus [Galan] (villain, also in flashback); Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Klaw [Ulysses Klaue] (villain, also in flashback); Lizard [Curt Connors] (villain); Magneto [Erik Lehnsherr] (villain); Molecule Man [Owen Reece] (villain); Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Spider-Woman [Julia Carpenter] (first appearance, cameo, in shadows); Titania [Mary MacPherran] (villain); Ultron (villain); Volcana [Marsha Rosenberg] (villain); Zsaji
Synopsis
Galactus begins assembling his equipment. The Wasp crashes her ship and ends up in a swamp with the Lizard. Dr. Doom discovers Klaw on Galactus' ship and sends him to relay a message to the villains. Xavier mind probes the planet and learns a little of Doom's plans, he dispatches half of the X-Men to spy on the villains. Colossus develops feelings for Zsaji. Cyclops, Wolverine and Rogue take on Doom's small task force and Wolverine hurts the Molecule Man badly. Cyclops begins a chain reaction of volcanic eruptions. Another team of baddies shows up to retrieve the Lizard and shoot the Wasp.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Marvel Super Heroes
  2. 1. A Little Death...
    Marvel Super Heroes
This issue was modified by, among others
  • David Bruce
  • Steve Coates
  • Peter Croome
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Darrel McCann
  • Nuno Miranda
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Stéphane PETIT
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Eric Rom