Marvel Tales #193 [Direct]
(November 1986)

Marvel, 1966 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD; 0.40 GBP; 0.95 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel 25th Anniversary
Editing
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (reprint editor); Archie Goodwin (original editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (#1-33 squarebound)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Steve Lightle ?; John Romita (border art)
Inks
Steve Lightle ?; John Romita (border art)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]

Some Say Spidey Will Die by Fire... ...Some Say by Ice! (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Dave Hunt
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Bruce Patterson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Pym]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm] (flashback); Iceman [Bobby Drake] (flashback); Margay Sorenson (first appearance; Terry's mother); Equinox [Terry Sorenson] (villain)
Synopsis
Wasp and Yellowjacket are drawn into a battle between Spidey and Equinox. Equinox blows up a tanker truck, seemingly killing Yellowjacket.
Reprints

The Fabulous Fantastic Four Meet Spider-Man! (Table of Contents: 2)

Spider-Man / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]
Synopsis
Spidey swings into the Baxter Building for an impromptu audition for membership in the Fantastic Four but takes off when he realizes the job doesn't pay anything.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Comic erronously states that this story is reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man Annual #1

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Some Say Spidey Will Die by Fire... ...Some Say by Ice!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. The Fabulous Fantastic Four Meet Spider-Man!
    Spider-Man
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Nick Caputo
  • Katie
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Heer
  • Bob Klein
  • Gene Reed
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • John Henning
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Terry Watkins
  • Jack Patton
  • Matthias Hofmann
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Max Capp
  • Donald Dale Milne