Fantastic Four #252 [Canadian]
(March 1983)

Marvel, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 CAD
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
0714860246203
Editing
Tom DeFalco; Lance Tooks (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age U.S., then standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #116, 200, 358)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 series) #252 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Byrne (signed)
Inks
John Byrne (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Rick Parker ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]
Reprints

Cityscape (Table of Contents: 1)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
John Byrne
Colors
Glynis Oliver [as Glynis Wein]
Letters
Jim Novak

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Ootha; Franklin Richards; Alicia Masters; Annihilus (villain)
Synopsis
While the FF explore the Negative Zone, Annihilus is roaming the Baxter Building with Alicia and Franklin his prisoners.
Reprints

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

Fantastic Four Fan Page / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Editor: I have to tell you my...

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Mark Waldman, Elizabeth Holden, Stu Krull, Matt A. Yockey, Joe Frank, Rod Wahowske, Keith McCafferty and David Allen, with replies from DeFalco.
Follows page 20 of the main sequence.

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

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

Script
Jim Shooter (signed); ?
Pencils
David Michelinie; Jim Starlin
Inks
David Michelinie; Jim Starlin
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Clarifications

Indexer Notes

Precedes page 21 of the main sequence. The Hype Box; The Mighty Marvel Checklist.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. Cityscape
    Fantastic Four
  3. 2. ["Dear Editor: I have to tell you my..."]
    Fantastic Four Fan Page
  4. 3. ["Clarifications"]
    Bullpen Bulletins
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