Star Brand #8 [Newsstand]
(July 1987)

Marvel, 1986 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1987-02-19
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel; New Universe
Barcode
071486021407 07
Editing
Michael Higgins (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #110.
This issue is a variant of Star Brand (Marvel, 1986 series) #8 [Direct].

Nuclear Nightmare (Table of Contents)

Star Brand [Starbrand] / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Geof Isherwood (signed)
Inks
Geof Isherwood (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Star Brand [Ken Connell]

The Brand of a Hero (Table of Contents: 1)

Star Brand [Starbrand] / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Arvell Jones
Inks
Danny Bulanadi
Colors
Petra Goldberg (credited as Petra Scotese)
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ken Connell; Debbie "the Duck" Fix; Tad Selby (introduction); Ethan Selby (introduction); Sarah Selby (introduction)
Synopsis
Ken meets a sickly kid, Tad Selby, and reveals the star brand's powers to the youth. He then destroys a massive pile-up of toxic waste dumped by a local company.

Indexer Notes

The cover blurb about Nuclear Nightmare is at odds with the actual story content.

Universe News (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Universe News / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

There's a new name for danger. (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Codename: Spitfire / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Nuclear Nightmare
    Star Brand [Starbrand]
  2. 1. The Brand of a Hero
    Star Brand [Starbrand]
  3. 2. Universe News
    Universe News
  4. 3. There's a new name for danger.
    Codename: Spitfire
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