Star Wars #4 [30¢ Reprint Edition]
(August 1977)

Marvel, 1977 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode
0714860281708
Editing
Roy Thomas
Color
color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

The Battle with Darth Vader -- To The Death!! (Table of Contents)

Star Wars / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rick Hoberg
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Luke Skywalker; Princess Leia Organa; Obi-Wan Kenobi; Darth Vader
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover pencil credit confirmed by Rick Hoberg via Shaun Clancy (19 May 2015).
Previously the cover pencil credit was originally credited to Keith Pollard by Nick Caputo, Jan 2011.
Frank Giacoia cover inks credit from Nick Caputo, Jan 2011 and confirmed by Rick Hoberg via Shaun Clancy (19 May 2015).
Original indexer listed Gil Kane as penciler and Dave Cockrum as inker.
Cover letters credit confirmed by Todd Klein in The Danny Crespi Files Part 12, posted 23 June 2017 on his blog (Todd Klein's Blog at Goodreads).

In Battle with Darth Vader (Table of Contents: 1)

Star Wars / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Howard Chaykin
Inks
Steve Leialoha
Colors
Carl Gafford (credited in the book to Steve Leialoha)
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Luke Skywalker; Princess Leia Organa; Han Solo; Obi-Wan Kenobi; Darth Vader; Chewbacca; R2D2; C-3PO; Stormtroopers
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 4 of the movie adaptation

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

Star-Words / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Special Note: 'Twas no surprise to Roy and Howie...

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Ann Nichols, Vincent McCallion, Mark Morpy, Tom Trent, Abraham Rodriguez Jr., Michael Biegel, and Ken Sem. Editorial note also acknowledges new letters page title was suggested by Mark Ernst. Located between story pages 11 and 12.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Battle with Darth Vader -- To The Death!!
    Star Wars
  2. 1. In Battle with Darth Vader
    Star Wars
  3. 2. ["Special Note: 'Twas no surprise to Roy and Howie..."]
    Star-Words
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
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