(2009)

Marvel, 2005 Series
Volume
3
Price
19.99 USD
Pages
596
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Publishing, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
978-0-7851-3069-7 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780785130697 51999
Editing
John Denning; Alex Starbuck (editorial assistant); Cory Levine (assistant editor); Jennifer Grünwald (editor, special projects); Mark D. Beazley (editor, special projects); Jeff Youngquist (senior editor, special projects); Mark O'English (research)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Thing; Human Torch / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Budiansky (signed)
Inks
Chic Stone (signed)
Colors
Tom Chu (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Norman Dunsell
Reprints

[Title Page and Credits] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 3 pages (report information)

Letters
typeset

At Last! The Saga of Project Pegasus! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Thing; Quasar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Byrne (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]
Reprints

The Pegasus Project Part One The Inner War! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Thing; Quasar / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
John Byrne (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (page one); Diana Albers

Job Number
LG324
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Brilliantly glistening in the noon day sun,
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Myron Wilburn; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm] (flashback); Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards] (flashback); Invisible Girl [Sue Richards](flashback)]; Texas Twister (flashback); Thundra; Herkimer J. Oglethorpe; Solarr; Wundarr; Dr. Jeannine O'Connell; Deathlok
Synopsis
Marvel Man is transformed into Quasar.
Reprints

The Saga of Project Pegasus! Blood and Bionics (Table of Contents: 4)

The Thing; Deathlok / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing; Deathlok [Luther Manning]; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Thundra
Reprints

The Pegasus Project Part Two Blood and Bionics (Table of Contents: 5)

The Thing; Deathlok / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
John Byrne (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
LG445
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Deep in the underground corridors of Project Pegasus in Upstate New York...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Deathlok [Luther Manning] (death); Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Thundra; Bill Foster [Giant-Man]; Poundcakes; Titania; Screaming Mimi; Letha; Mr. Oglethorpe; Dr. Tom Lightner; Nuklo; Wundarr (cameo)
Synopsis
Deathlok is loose in Project Pegasus and the Thing and friends try to stop him. Lightner frees Nuklo.
Reprints

Nuklo Berserk at Project Pegasus! (Table of Contents: 6)

The Thing; Giant-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Keith Pollard [as P] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott [as S] (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Giant-Man [Bill Foster]; Nuklo
Reprints

The Pegasus Project Part Three Giants in the Earth (Table of Contents: 7)

The Thing; Giant-Man / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
John Byrne (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
LG476
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Giant-Man [Bill Foster, as Black Goliath in flashback]; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Thundra; Titania; Henri Sorel; Wundarr; Nuklo; Goliath (flashback); Man-Thing (flashback); Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers] (flashback); Tiger Shark (flashback); Namorita (flashback); Anne Christopher (flashback)
Synopsis
Thing and Giant-Man stalk Nuklo through Project Pegasus.
Reprints

Chaos at Project Pegasus! (Table of Contents: 8)

The Thing; Thundra / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Byrne (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Thundra
Reprints

The Pegasus Project Part Four The Deadlier of the Species! (Table of Contents: 9)

The Thing; Thundra / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
George Pérez (breakdowns); Gene Day (finished art)
Inks
Gene Day
Letters
Irving Watanabe

Job Number
LG 505
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Thundra; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Wundarr; Giant-Man [Bill Foster]; Grapplers [Poundcakes; Screaming Mimi; Titania; Letha]; Dr. Tom Lightner; Nuklo (flashback)
Synopsis
A band of female wrestlers under the leadership of Thundra invades Project Pegasus.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

The Thing; Wundarr / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed)
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Blasted by Klaw. Blinded by Solarr. Ben, Quasar, and Giant-Man battle on!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Giant-Man [Bill Foster]; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Wundarr (inset)
Reprints

The Pegasus Project Part Five When Walks Wundarr! (Table of Contents: 11)

The Thing; Wundarr / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
George Pérez (breakdowns); Gene Day (finished art)
Inks
Gene Day
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
LG573
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Wundarr; Giant-Man [Bill Foster]; Thundra; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Deathlok (on monitor); Nuklo (on monitor); Grapplers [Screaming Mimi; Poundcakes; Letha; Titania; Thundra] (on monitors); Solarr; Electro; Klaw; Dr. Lightner; Cosmic Cube
Reprints

At Last! The Final Chapter of Project Pegasus (Table of Contents: 12)

Thing; Aquarian / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thing [Ben Grimm]; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Thundra; Aquarian [Wundarr]; Giant-Man [Bill Foster]
Reprints

The Pegasus Project Part Six To the Nth Power! (Table of Contents: 13)

Thing; Aquarian / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
George Pérez (breakdowns); Gene Day (finished art)
Inks
Gene Day
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
LG564
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Project Pegasus, the most advanced energy research facility in the free world,
Genre
superhero
Characters
the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Aquarian [Wundarr] (introduction); Klaw; Giant-Man [Bill Foster]; Thundra; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Solarr (flashback); Nth Man [Tom Lightner, also as Blacksun in flashback]; Captain America (flashback); Deathlok (flashback); Roxxon; Jeannine
Reprints
Keywords
Cosmic Cube

A Matter of Gravity! (Table of Contents: 14)

The Thing; Black Bolt / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Sinnott [as JS] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott [as JS] (signed)
Letters
John Costanza

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now ya done it, Graviton--
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Black Bolt; Graviton
Reprints

A Mission of Gravity! (Table of Contents: 15)

The Thing; Black Bolt / comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script
Allyn Brodsky (plot); David Michelinie
Pencils
Jim Craig (layouts); Bob Budiansky (finished art); Bruce Patterson (finished art)
Inks
Bob Budiansky; Bruce Patterson
Letters
Irving Watanabe [as Irv W.]

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Inhumans [Medusa; Black Bolt; Lockjaw]; Alicia Masters; Edwin Jarvis; Judy Parks; Graviton [Frank Hall] (origin); The Avengers [Vision; Black Panther; Beast; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Wonder Man; Thor; Scarlet Witch; Wasp; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]] (flashback); SHIELD; Nick Fury (on monitor); President Jimmy Carter (on monitor); Charles Herkowitz
Synopsis
An amnesiac Graviton latches on to the only memory that is remaining. But when his memory returns, his powers increase.
Reprints

Towering Infernos (Table of Contents: 16)

The Thing; Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Budiansky (signed)
Inks
Chic Stone (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The World Trade Center-- Ablaze!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Norman Dunsell
Reprints
Keywords
World Trade Center

Trial and Error! (Table of Contents: 17)

The Thing; Human Torch / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman (plot); Ralph Macchio (script)
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Al Gordon
Letters
Irving Watanabe

Job Number
LF594
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ever wonder if members of the fabulous Fantastic Four find time to spend a quiet afternoon at home?
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Norman Dursell (Introduction); Deena Jasper (Introduction)
Synopsis
Norman has four things he wanted to do before he turned 30. Ben and Johnny help him achieve them.
Reprints
Keywords
World Trade Center

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

The Thing; Impossible Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Budiansky (signed)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (signed)
Letters
John Costanza

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stay close, Alicia-- There's somethin' funny goin' on around here!
Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Alicia Masters; Impossible Man; Blastaar (statue); Doctor Doom (statue); Diablo (statue)
Reprints

Happiness Is a Warm Alien! (Table of Contents: 19)

The Thing; Impossible Man / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
George Pérez (breakdowns); Gene Day (finished art)
Inks
Gene Day
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
LF623
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Most people would probably faint dead away,
Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Reed Richards [Mister Fantastic]; Impossible Man; Alicia Masters; Yancy Street Gang; Mr. Fogarty; Blastaar (statue); Sandman (statue); Doctor Doom (statue); Diablo (statue); Ultron (statue); Wizard (statue); Mark Gruenwald (cameo); Ralph Macchio (cameo); George Pérez (cameo); Puppet Master [Phillip Masters]; Yogi Dakor; Harry Phillips; Bull Brogin; Impossible Woman
Synopsis
Impossible Man accompanies Ben to Alicia's gallery opening. Havoc ensues when some old villains return.
Reprints

The Coming of Her! (Table of Contents: 20)

The Thing; Starhawk / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Starhawk; Her (in cocoon)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover and title appear to be a reference to Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 series) #67.

The Coming of Her! (Table of Contents: 21)

The Thing; Starhawk / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils
Jerry Bingham
Inks
Gene Day
Letters
Joe Rosen

Job Number
LF653
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pier 17, East River.
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Her [also as Paragon in flashback](introduction); Alicia Masters; Enclave [Maris Morlak; Wladyslav Shinsky; Carlo Zota] (flashback); Him [also as Adam Warlock] (flashback); Moondragon; Edwin Jarvis (Cameo, on monitor); Doctor Strange (flashback); Hulk (flashback); Guardians of the Galaxy [Starhawk; Charlie-27 (flashback); Martinex (flashback); Nikki (flashback); Yondu (flashback); Major Astro (flashback)]; Captain Marvel (flashback); Thanos (flashback); Spider-Man (flashback); The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor] (flashback)
Synopsis
Her awakens and begins her search for her perfect mate, Adam Warlock, and brings Alicia Masters along for the ride. Thinking Alicia has been abducted against her will, Thing and Starhawk try to stop Her.
Reprints

Whatever Happened to Counter-Earth? (Table of Contents: 22)

The Thing; Moondragon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Moondragon; Alicia Masters
Reprints

The Taking of Counter-Earth! (Table of Contents: 23)

The Thing; Moondragon / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils
Jerry Bingham
Inks
Gene Day
Letters
Joe Rosen

Job Number
LF16
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Moondragon; Her; Starhawk [also as Aleta]; High Evolutionary; Alicia Masters; Adam Warlock (Flashback); Thanos (Flashback)
Synopsis
Thing and Starhawk catch up to Alicia and her captors on the High Evolutionary's star base. After he is awakened, the Evolutionary tells Her of the fate of Warlock and discovers that someone has stolen Counter-Earth.
Reprints

Suffer Not a Warlock to Live! (Table of Contents: 24)

The Thing; Warlock / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here lies Adam Warlock
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Moondragon; Starhawk; Adam Warlock
Reprints

Suffer Not a Warlock to Live! (Table of Contents: 25)

The Thing; Warlock / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils
Jerry Bingham
Inks
Gene Day
Letters
Joe Rosen

Job Number
LF630
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Behold an angry god:
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Adam Warlock; Her; Moondragon; Starhawk [also as Aleta]; High Evolutionary; Alicia Masters; Tarkus Aliens
Synopsis
Thing and his cosmic allies recapture Counter-Earth from its abductors. Her resurrects Warlock but leaves him to rest in peace as his body is a soulless shell.
Reprints

The Serpent Crown Affair! (Table of Contents: 26)

The Thing; Stingray / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
Gene Day (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ben battles to defeat the big blow-out!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Stingray
Reprints

The Serpent Crown Affair! Part One From the Depths (Table of Contents: 27)

The Thing; Stingray / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
George Pérez (breakdowns); Gene Day (finished art)
Inks
Gene Day
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Alicia Masters; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Stingray [Walter Newell]; Dr. Henry Croft; Doctor Hydro (flashback); Sub-Mariner [Namor] (flashback); Triton (flashback); Thundra; Grapplers [Titania (flashback); Poundcakes (flashback); Screaming Mimi (flashback); Letha (flashback)]; Herkimer Oglethorpe; Hyperion; Aquarian [Wundarr]; Roxxon; Serpent Squad [Sidewinder; Anaconda; Black Mamba; Death Adder]
Synopsis
Stingray and Dr. Croft contact Reed Richards to find a cure for Croft's amphibious condition. Thing decides to help Stingray investigate an oil rig.
Reprints

Serpents in the Sea The Serpent Crown Affair! (Table of Contents: 28)

The Thing; Triton / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
Gene Day (signed)
Letters
Irving Watanabe

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Possibly the greatest sub-sea saga ever told!
Genre
superhero
Characters
the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Triton; Serpent Squad [Sidewinder; Anaconda; Death Adder]
Reprints

The Serpent Crown Affair! Part Two Serpents from the Sea (Table of Contents: 29)

The Thing; Triton / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
George Pérez (breakdowns); Gene Day (finished art)
Inks
Gene Day
Letters
John Costanza

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Atop a teetering oil rig off the California coast,
Genre
superhero
Characters
the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Triton; Serpent Squad [Sidewinder; Death Adder; Anaconda; Black Mamba]; Stingray; Dr. Henry Croft; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards] (flashback); Hyperion; Thundra; the Avengers [Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Vision; Black Panther] (flashback); Oglethorpe
Reprints
Keywords
Serpent Crown

The Serpent Crown Affair (Table of Contents: 30)

The Thing; Scarlet Witch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Letters
Rick Parker ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Deadlier than Watergate!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]; Hugh Jones
Reprints
Keywords
Serpent Crown

The Serpent Crown Affair! Part Three A Congress of Crowns! (Table of Contents: 31)

The Thing; Scarlet Witch / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio; Steven Grant (plot assist)
Pencils
Jerry Bingham (breakdowns); Gene Day (finished art)
Inks
Gene Day
Letters
John Costanza

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Somewhere off the coast of California,
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]; Stingray; Triton; Dr. Henry Croft; Serpent Squad [Sidewinder; Anaconda (Flashback); Black Mamba (Flashback); Death-Adder (Flashback)]; Agatha Harkness; Hugh Jones; Serpent Squad [Eel; Cobra; Viper; Princess Python] (Flashback); Warlord Krang (Flashback); Avengers [Captain America; Beast; Hellcat; Vision; Iron Man] (Flashback); Namor the Sub-Mariner (spectral image); Warlord Krang (spectral image); Living Laser (spectral image); Viper (spectral image)
Reprints
Keywords
Serpent Crown

Passport to Oblivion! (Table of Contents: 32)

The Thing; Hyperion / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ron Wilson (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's the battle you've been waiting for!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Hyperion
Reprints

Passport to Oblivion! (Table of Contents: 33)

The Thing; Hyperion / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Gene Day (pages 1-7, 15-18); ? [as "& Friends"] (pages 6-14)
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Project Pegasus; Hugh Jones (flashback); Serpent Crown (flashback); Giant-Man [Bill Foster]; Thundra; Hyperion; Thor (flashback); Nth Project; Albert DeVoor; Professor Abner Doolittle; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]
Synopsis
Thundra steals the Nth Projector from the Nth Project, as she wants to return to her own world. Hyperion gets Ben to help him in order to stop her.
Reprints

It Begins in a Disco -- But Ends in a Dungeon of Doom! (Table of Contents: 34)

The Thing; Angel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ron Wilson (signed)
Inks
Dave Simons (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]
Reprints

Discos and Dungeons! (Table of Contents: 35)

The Thing; Angel / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
Ron Wilson (breakdowns); Pablo Marcos (finished art)
Inks
Pablo Marcos [as Gene Day] (miscredited)
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
LF185
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The posh surroundings at New York's newly opened club--
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Candy Southern; Toad-King; Magneto (robot); Scarlet Witch (robot)
Synopsis
Thing and Angel are kidnapped to Toad-King's fortress but convince the villain that he should open his own amusement park.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Splash page is Thing in a disco doing a John Travolta move.

The Thing Battles the Guardians of the Galaxy (Table of Contents: 36)

The Thing; Guardians of the Galaxy / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ron Wilson (signed)
Inks
Gene Day (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You must allow Vance Astro to return with us--
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Guardians of the Galaxy [Yondu; Martinex; Major Astro]
Reprints

Homecoming! (Table of Contents: 37)

The Thing; Guardians of the Galaxy / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Gene Day
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
LF212
First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's breakfast time in the Baxter building,
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Richards]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Franklin Richards; Guardians of the Galaxy [Starhawk; Yondu; Major Astro; Martinex; Charlie-27; Nikki]; Vance Astrovik; The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Vision] (cameo); Spider-Man [Peter Parker] (cameo); Daredevil (cameo); Iron Man [Tony Stark] (cameo); Storm (cameo); Aquarian (cameo); Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell] (cameo); Arnold Astrovik
Synopsis
The FF and the Guardians must stop Major Astro from making contact with his younger self.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

The Thing; Yancy Street Gang / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Keith Pollard [as P] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott [as S] (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I thought I saw the last of these creeps--
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Alicia Masters; Yancy Street Gang
Reprints

A Moving Experience (Table of Contents: 39)

The Thing; Yancy Street Gang / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
Michael Netzer [as Mike Nasser] (breakdowns); Gene Day (finished art) (pages 1-20); ? (page 21)
Inks
Gene Day (pages 1-20); ? (page 21)
Letters
John Costanza (pages 1-20); Iriving Watanabe (page 21)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Yancy Street Gang; Alicia Masters; Live Wire; Shellshock
Synopsis
Back on his old street, Ben encounters two old minions of Psychoman's.
Reprints

Holocaust on Hydro Base! (Table of Contents: 40)

The Thing; Mister Fantastic / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ron Wilson [as W] (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott [as S] (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Introducing: The Minions of Maelstrom!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Phobius; Gronk; Helio
Reprints

The Cure! (Table of Contents: 41)

The Thing; Mister Fantastic / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
Ron Wilson (breakdowns); Gene Day (finished art)
Inks
Gene Day
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Project Pegasus; Inhumans [Triton; Crystal; Gorgon; Karnak; Nadar]; Quicksilver; Dr. Henry Croft; Maelstrom; Helio (introduction); Phobius (introduction); Grok (introduction); Hydro-Men; Joe Jennings; Stingray; Death-Urge (cameo)
Synopsis
Reed and Attilan scientist look for a cure for the Hydro-Men. But Maelstrom wants to prevent them from using it.
Reprints

The Sinister Secret of Maelstrom! (Table of Contents: 42)

The Thing; Inhumans / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ron Wilson (signed)
Inks
Chic Stone (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Inhuman [Karnakl Gorgon; Black Bolt]; Maelstrom
Reprints

The Might of Maelstrom (Table of Contents: 43)

The Thing; Inhumans / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Inhumans [Black Bolt; Karnak; Gorgon; Nadar; Agon (flashback); Phaeder (flashback)]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Maelstrom (death); Falon; Deathurge; Helio (death); Gronk (death); Phobius (death)
Synopsis
The heroes take the fight to Maelstrom.
Reprints

Trapped on a World of Dinosaurs! (Table of Contents: 44)

The Thing; Quasar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ron Wilson (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]
Reprints
Keywords
Dinosaurs

Pipeline Through Infinity (Table of Contents: 45)

The Thing; Quasar / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ralph Macchio
Pencils
Ron Wilson (breakdowns); Chic Stone (finished art)
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
John Costanza

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A few moments ago, they stood on Earth.
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Tonah; Nth Project; Bennett Pittman
Synopsis
Ben and Quasar attack the group responsible for the recent attack on Project Pegasus, but are flung into an alternate reality, where humans and dinosaurs live side-by-side.
Reprints
Keywords
Dinosaurs

The Thing and the Pupper Master! (Table of Contents: 46)

Thing; Puppet Master / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Springer
Inks
Frank Springer
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thing [Ben Grimm]; Puppet Master [Phillip Masters]
Reprints

A Christmas Peril! (Table of Contents: 47)

Thing; Puppet Master / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils
Frank Springer
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Michael Higgins

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Puppet Master [Phillip Masters]; Alicia Masters; Franklin Richards; Bova; Modred the Mystic; High Evolutionary (flashback); Bob Landers (cameo); Carol Landers (cameo); Jeannine O'Connell (cameo); Wendell Vaughn [Quasar] (cameo); Gilbert Vaughn (cameo); Willie Lumpkin (cameo); Lorrie Melton (cameo); Diane Newell (cameo); Walt Newell [Stingray] (cameo); Audrey Landers (cameo); Namorita (cameo); Aquarian (cameo); Annie Christopher (cameo)
Reprints

When a Stranger Calls! (Table of Contents: 48)

The Thing; Hulk / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alan Kupperberg (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Stranger
Reprints

Skirmish with Death (Table of Contents: 49)

The Thing; Hulk / comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Kupperberg
Pencils
Alan Kupperberg (breakdowns); Pablo Marcos (finished art)
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Letters
John Costanza

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The sleek Fantasticar soars silently above the city early this summer morning.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Richards]]; Hulk [Bruce Banner] (origin); Betty Ross; General Thaddeus "Thunderbolt" Ross; Stranger; Pluto
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Indexer Notes

Story told in 5 chapters:
Chapter 1 Skirmish with Death. (4 pages)
Chapter 2 Sands of Doom! (4 pages)
Chapter 3 There Shall Come a Stranger (3 pages)
Chapter 4 The Power and the Peril! (7 pages)
Chapter 5 Havoc in Hades! (13 pages)
Epilogue (3 pages)

War in the Negative Zone! (Table of Contents: 50)

Thing; the Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alan Kupperberg [as AK] (signed); George Pérez (Thing head); John Byrne (Avengers heads)
Inks
Joe Sinnott [as JS] (signed); Terry Austin (Avengers heads)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Avengers [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Hawkeye; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Wasp; Beast]; Blastaar; Annihilus; Super-Adaptoid
Reprints

By Blastaar-- Betrayed! (Table of Contents: 51)

Thing; the Avengers / comic story / 38 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Alan Kupperberg (breakdowns); Chic Stone (finished art)
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Jean Simek (pp.1-11); Michael Higgins (pp.12-46)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Richards]]; Franklin Richards; Annihilus; Blastaar (origin); Nyglar; Scrupulo; Sacra; Super-Adaptoid; the Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Beast; Scarlet Witch (in flashback); Vision (in flashback); Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wasp; Hawkeye]; Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Edwin Jarvis
Synopsis
Blastaar and Annihilus unite forces and it is up to Thing and the Avengers to stop them.
Reprints

The Deaths of Three Super Heroes!! (Table of Contents: 52)

The Thing; Iceman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jerry Bingham (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott [as JS] (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Presenting: The Ringmaster and his Circus of Crime!
Genre
superhero
Characters
the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Iceman [Bobby Drake]; Giant-Man [Bill Foster]; Circus of Crime [Ringmaster; Cannonball; Fire-Breather; Clown]
Reprints

The Big Top Bandits (Table of Contents: 53)

The Thing; Iceman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco (plot); David Michelinie (script)
Pencils
Jerry Bingham
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Michael Higgins

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Iceman [Bobby Drake]; Giant-Man [Bill Foster]; Alicia Masters; Circus of Crime [Ringmaster; Princess Python; Flying Gambonnos; Cannonball; Tarrax the Tamer; Fire-Breather (introduction); Clown; Iron Jack Baker (introduction)] (villains); Terri Sue Bottoms; Daredevil [Matt Murdock] (cameo flashback); Hulk [Bruce Banner] (cameo flashback); Spider-Man [Peter Parker] (cameo flashback); X-Men [Cyclops; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Beast] (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
The Thing, Iceman and Giant-Man stop the Ringmaster's Circus of Crime.
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..As I Lay Down to Die! (Table of Contents: 54)

The Thing; Man-Thing / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ron Wilson (signed)
Inks
Bob Wiacek (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Man-Thing; Howling Commandos [Nick Fury; Gabe Jones; Dum Dum Dugan; Percy; Rebel]
Reprints
Keywords
monsters

Only the Swamp Survives! (Table of Contents: 55)

The Thing; Man-Thing / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Michael Higgins

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nuts! Reed!
Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Richards]]; Man-Thing; Nick Fury; Dr. Gustoff Hansdor; Alicia Masters; Paul Pasko; Martin Curry; Howling Commandos [Sgt. Nick Fury; Dino; Gabe Jones; Rebel; Izzy; Dum Dum Dugan] (flashback); Captain Sam Sawyer (flashback)
Synopsis
Ben goes on a dangerous mission and thinks back to another one-- with Sgt. Fury and the Howling Commandos during World War II.
Reprints
Keywords
monsters

Project: Pegasus (Table of Contents: 56)

Project: Pegasus / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils
Mike Higgins
Inks
Mike Higgins
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
superhero
Reprints
Keywords
Project Pegasus

Indexer Notes

A detailed map of Project: Pegasus.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Thing; Human Torch
  2. 1. [Title Page and Credits]
  3. 2. At Last! The Saga of Project Pegasus!
    The Thing; Quasar
  4. 3. The Pegasus Project Part One The Inner War!
    The Thing; Quasar
  5. 4. The Saga of Project Pegasus! Blood and Bionics
    The Thing; Deathlok
  6. 5. The Pegasus Project Part Two Blood and Bionics
    The Thing; Deathlok
  7. 6. Nuklo Berserk at Project Pegasus!
    The Thing; Giant-Man
  8. 7. The Pegasus Project Part Three Giants in the Earth
    The Thing; Giant-Man
  9. 8. Chaos at Project Pegasus!
    The Thing; Thundra
  10. 9. The Pegasus Project Part Four The Deadlier of the Species!
    The Thing; Thundra
  11. 10. ["Blasted by Klaw. Blinded by Solarr. Ben, Quasar, and Giant-Man battle on!"]
    The Thing; Wundarr
  12. 11. The Pegasus Project Part Five When Walks Wundarr!
    The Thing; Wundarr
  13. 12. At Last! The Final Chapter of Project Pegasus
    Thing; Aquarian
  14. 13. The Pegasus Project Part Six To the Nth Power!
    Thing; Aquarian
  15. 14. A Matter of Gravity!
    The Thing; Black Bolt
  16. 15. A Mission of Gravity!
    The Thing; Black Bolt
  17. 16. Towering Infernos
    The Thing; Human Torch
  18. 17. Trial and Error!
    The Thing; Human Torch
  19. 18. ["Stay close, Alicia-- There's somethin' funny goin' on around here!"]
    The Thing; Impossible Man
  20. 19. Happiness Is a Warm Alien!
    The Thing; Impossible Man
  21. 20. The Coming of Her!
    The Thing; Starhawk
  22. 21. The Coming of Her!
    The Thing; Starhawk
  23. 22. Whatever Happened to Counter-Earth?
    The Thing; Moondragon
  24. 23. The Taking of Counter-Earth!
    The Thing; Moondragon
  25. 24. Suffer Not a Warlock to Live!
    The Thing; Warlock
  26. 25. Suffer Not a Warlock to Live!
    The Thing; Warlock
  27. 26. The Serpent Crown Affair!
    The Thing; Stingray
  28. 27. The Serpent Crown Affair! Part One From the Depths
    The Thing; Stingray
  29. 28. Serpents in the Sea The Serpent Crown Affair!
    The Thing; Triton
  30. 29. The Serpent Crown Affair! Part Two Serpents from the Sea
    The Thing; Triton
  31. 30. The Serpent Crown Affair
    The Thing; Scarlet Witch
  32. 31. The Serpent Crown Affair! Part Three A Congress of Crowns!
    The Thing; Scarlet Witch
  33. 32. Passport to Oblivion!
    The Thing; Hyperion
  34. 33. Passport to Oblivion!
    The Thing; Hyperion
  35. 34. It Begins in a Disco -- But Ends in a Dungeon of Doom!
    The Thing; Angel
  36. 35. Discos and Dungeons!
    The Thing; Angel
  37. 36. The Thing Battles the Guardians of the Galaxy
    The Thing; Guardians of the Galaxy
  38. 37. Homecoming!
    The Thing; Guardians of the Galaxy
  39. 38. ["I thought I saw the last of these creeps--"]
    The Thing; Yancy Street Gang
  40. 39. A Moving Experience
    The Thing; Yancy Street Gang
  41. 40. Holocaust on Hydro Base!
    The Thing; Mister Fantastic
  42. 41. The Cure!
    The Thing; Mister Fantastic
  43. 42. The Sinister Secret of Maelstrom!
    The Thing; Inhumans
  44. 43. The Might of Maelstrom
    The Thing; Inhumans
  45. 44. Trapped on a World of Dinosaurs!
    The Thing; Quasar
  46. 45. Pipeline Through Infinity
    The Thing; Quasar
  47. 46. The Thing and the Pupper Master!
    Thing; Puppet Master
  48. 47. A Christmas Peril!
    Thing; Puppet Master
  49. 48. When a Stranger Calls!
    The Thing; Hulk
  50. 49. Skirmish with Death
    The Thing; Hulk
  51. 50. War in the Negative Zone!
    Thing; the Avengers
  52. 51. By Blastaar-- Betrayed!
    Thing; the Avengers
  53. 52. The Deaths of Three Super Heroes!!
    The Thing; Iceman
  54. 53. The Big Top Bandits
    The Thing; Iceman
  55. 54. ..As I Lay Down to Die!
    The Thing; Man-Thing
  56. 55. Only the Swamp Survives!
    The Thing; Man-Thing
  57. 56. Project: Pegasus
    Project: Pegasus
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