Daredevil The Man Without Fear #5

Published
May 1979
Page count
60
Cover price
?
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/1075199

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover The Secret of Ka-Zar's Origin! (Daredevil [Marvel]) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daredevil [Marvel]
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Ka-Zar [Kevin Plunder]

Credits

Art
Jack Kirby, penciller
 
John Romita, inker
Colours
Stan Goldberg, colourist
Text
Sam Rosen, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Daredevil (Marvel, 1964 series) #13 (February 1966)
How Close Can You Come to Guessing... The Secret of Ka-Zar's Origin!
Also printed
United States
Essential Daredevil (Marvel, 2002 series) #1 (October 2002)
Daredevil #13  (black and white)
Show/hide 1. The Secret of Ka-Zar's Origin! (Daredevil [Marvel]) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Daredevil [Marvel]
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Ka-Zar [Lord Kevin Plunder] (origin); Zabu; Foggy Nelson; Karen Page; Plunderer [Parnival Plunder] (villain, origin); Maa-Gor (villain)

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter [credited]
Art
John Romita, line art [credited]
 
Jack Kirby, penciller [credited] (layouts, pp. 5-20)
 
John Romita, penciller [credited]
Text
Sam Rosen, letterer [credited]
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Daredevil (Marvel, 1964 series) #13 (February 1966)
The Secret of Ka-Zar's Origin!
Also printed
United States
Ka-Zar (Marvel, 1970 series) #2 (December 1970)
The Secret of Ka-Zar's Origin
 
United States
Essential Daredevil (Marvel, 2002 series) #1 (October 2002)
The Secret of Ka-Zar's Origin!  (black and white)

Synopsis

Daredevil and Ka-Zar battle the Plunderer as the villain regales them with his origin and the origin of his savage brother. The Plunderer is after half of a necklace that his father gave the two brothers that will open a vault to a substance that destroys all weaponry. Everybody gets greedy and even the pirates and the butler vie for both halves of the medallion.

Notes

Kirby pencilling credit revised by Mark Evanier via the GCD Errors list, August 2009. Original indexer had Kirby laying out the whole story.

Show/hide 2. If This Be Justice...! (Daredevil [Marvel]) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Daredevil [Marvel]
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Ka-Zar [Kevin Plunder]; Foggy Nelson; Karen Page; General Cartwright; Plunderer [Parnival Plunder]; Weylin Feepers (dies); Boswell

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter [credited]
Art
John Romita, penciller [credited]
 
Frank Giacoia, inker [credited]
Text
Artie Simek, letterer [credited]
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Daredevil (Marvel, 1964 series) #14 (March 1966)
If This Be Justice...!
Also printed
United States
Essential Daredevil (Marvel, 2002 series) #1 (October 2002)
If This Be Justice...!  (black and white)

Synopsis

The Plunderer gets his hands on Ka-Zar's half of their father's medallion and uses the mytical Plunder-Stone to start taking over the world; DD gets in the way and helps take the would be world conqurer down; Foggy and Karen show up in England to defend Ka-Zar against trumped up charges his brother brought against him. The Plunderer gets his hands on Ka-Zar's half of their father's medallion and uses the mystical Plunder-Stone to start taking over the world. DD gets in the way and helps take the would be world conqueror down. Foggy and Karen show up in England to defend Ka-Zar against trumped up charges his brother brought against him.

Show/hide 3. --And Men Shall Call Him...Ox ! (Daredevil [Marvel]) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Daredevil [Marvel]
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Foggy Nelson; Karen Page; Ox [Raymond Bloch] (villain); Ox [Dr. Karl Stragg] (villain, introduction, death)

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter [credited]
Art
John Romita, penciller [credited]
 
Frank Giacoia, inker [credited]
Text
Artie Simek, letterer [credited]
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Daredevil (Marvel, 1964 series) #15 (April 1966)
--And Men Shall Call Him...Ox !
Also printed
Australia
The X-Men Here Comes... Daredevil The Mighty Thor (Newton, 1970?) ([1975?])
And Men Shall Call Him...Ox!
 
United States
Marvel Super-Heroes (Marvel, 1967 series) #30 (April 1971)
And Men Shall Call Him Ox
 
United States
Essential Daredevil (Marvel, 2002 series) #1 (October 2002)
--And Men Shall Call Him... Ox!  (black and white)

Synopsis

The Ox is convinced by his cellmate, Dr. Karl Stragg, that if the two can escape, the good doctor will make Ox smarter; Stragg double-crosses the Ox and switches bodies with the brute; DD tracks down the new and improved Ox only to defeat him permanently. The Ox is convinced by his cellmate, Dr. Karl Stragg, that if the two can escape, the good doctor will make Ox smarter. Stragg double-crosses the Ox and switches bodies with the brute. Daredevil tracks down the new and improved Ox only to defeat him permanently.


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  • 43765

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