Secret Wars II #2 [Direct]
(August 1985)

Marvel, 1985 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
1985-05-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Bob Budiansky (editor)

Quoth The Beyonder: "I'll Take Manhattan!" (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Iron Fist; Power Man; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Beyonder
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"I'll Take Manhattan..." (Table of Contents: 1)

Marvel Super Heroes / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Al Milgrom
Inks
Steve Leialoha (credited as Leialoha); Joe Rubinstein (credited as Rubinstein)
Colors
M. Hands
Letters
Rick Parker (credited as Parker); Joe Rosen (credited as Rosen)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A figure materializes atop one of the twin towers...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Beyonder; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl (also as Malice)]; Iron Fist; Power Man; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Wyatt Wingfoot; Elsie; VILLAINS: Hate Monger; Psycho Man; Charlie Carcrash; CAMEO: Scourge
Synopsis
The Beyonder begins to experience life as a human but finds it difficult. He seeks out Spider-Man for guidance but the most that Peter can't do much and recommends Reed Richards. Beyonder seeks out Reed who has seen his wife possessed by Malice and battled the Hate Monger so he doesn't have much time for him. Beyonder meets a homeless lady who points him towards the heroes for hire. Luke Cage, in a rage, tells the Beyonder that life is all about money so the Beyonder turns their office building into gold. Spidey arrives to witness a speechless Luke and Danny as the Beyonder blinks away.
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Indexer Notes

The events of Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 series) #281 take place during and are depicted in this story. This story is continued in Web of Spider-Man (Marvel, 1985 series) #6, Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #268 and Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 series) #282.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Quoth The Beyonder: "I'll Take Manhattan!"
    Marvel Super Heroes
  2. 1. "I'll Take Manhattan..."
    Marvel Super Heroes
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