(October 1974)

Marvel, 1971 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Roy Thomas
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Diablo -- The Demon From the Fifth Dimension! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Larry Lieber; John Romita (see notes)
Inks
Al Milgrom ?; John Romita (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi ?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Diablo
Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

Romita likely added the woman in Diablo's hand. Art credits per Nick Caputo, January 2005; updated March 2018.

I Saw Diablo! The Demon from the Fifth Dimension! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[T-631]
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Diablo
Synopsis
An extradimensional smoke monster invades the Earth. It could have destroyed humanity, but an adventurer tricks it by blowing out the smoke from a lighter, making it think humans can destroy it.
Reprints
Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person. In a later, as yet unidentified story, the protagonist of this story was revealed (retconned) to be Ulysses Bloodstone.

The Strange Fate of the Statue Maker! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Luther Benedict
Synopsis
An inventor accidentally invents a petrification device and decides to use it to turn attractive people into detailed statues. His first victim is so beautiful that he decides to release her, but accidentally petrifies himself.
Reprints

Only a Beast! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Eadeh
Inks
Al Eadeh
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[E-14]
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A bed-ridden old man hates those who will inherit his money so he establishes hypnotic control of his dimwitted caretaker to have him do away with them.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original publication is erroneously listed as Mystic #6. Correct reprint and penciler credit from atlastales.com

The Little Men (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sol Brodsky
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
An old man creates wooden statues that Leprechauns collect.
Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Diablo -- The Demon From the Fifth Dimension!
  2. 1. I Saw Diablo! The Demon from the Fifth Dimension!
  3. 2. The Strange Fate of the Statue Maker!
  4. 3. Only a Beast!
  5. 4. The Little Men
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
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