Silver Surfer #5 [Newsstand]
(November 1987)

Marvel, 1987 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Barcode
071486026648 11
Editing
Michael Rockwitz (assistant editor); Mike Higgins (editor); Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Silver Surfer (Marvel, 1987 series) #5 [Direct].


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Silver Surfer / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Marshall Rogers [as MR] (signed)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein [as JR] (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Mantis; Obliterator
Reprints

Obliteration! (Table of Contents: 1)

Silver Surfer / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart
Pencils
Marshall Rogers
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colors
Marshall Rogers
Letters
John Workman

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Somewhere beyond the Crab Nebula--
Genre
superhero
Characters
Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Mantis; Jemiah the Analyzer; Obliterator; Skrulls; Kylor; Kree [Tar-Rell; others]; Celestials (flashback); Dire Wraith (flashback); Alicia Masters (flashback)
Synopsis
The Skrulls begin to panic over the appearance of the Celestial Jemiah on their world. The Surfer and Mantis face down the Obliterator and nullify the power of the Elder for good. The Skrulls catch a Kree spy.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Bulletin Board / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Kevin Little, Frank Balkin, Fred L. DeBoom, Jason Brownlee, Robert Felberg and Johnny J. Taylor.

Pro File on: Mark Gruenwald (Table of Contents: 3)

Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Tom DeFalco; Mark Gruenwald

Indexer Notes

On the inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Silver Surfer
  2. 1. Obliteration!
    Silver Surfer
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Bulletin Board
  4. 3. Pro File on: Mark Gruenwald
    Bullpen Bulletins
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