The Marvel Saga #12

Marvel Comics

United States

Published
November 1986
Page count
36
Cover price
1.00 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/211535

Credits

Editing
Danny Fingeroth
Jim Shooter (Editor in Chief)
Mark Gruenwald (Consulting Editor)
Ralph Macchio (Consulting Editor)
Jack Abel (Proofreader)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Keith Pollard
Al Williamson
Colours
Keith Pollard
Al Williamson

Notes

The Official History of the Marvel Universe

Show/hide 1. Marvel Saga's Letter Column Without A Name Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Editing
Danny Fingeroth
Show/hide 2. Book XII: A Legend Reborn! (Avengers; Fantastic Four; Thor; Iron Man; Spider-Man; Captain America) Comic story, 32 pages

Featuring

Feature
Avengers; Fantastic Four; Thor; Iron Man; Spider-Man; Captain America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Giant-Man; Thor; Iron Man; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Wasp; Hulk; Fantastic Four; Mole Man; Odin; Mr. Hyde; X-Men; Blob; Mandarin; Spider-Man; Electro; Dr. Doom; The Enforcers; Black Knight; Captain America; Red Skull; Original Human Torch; Union Jack; Spitfire; Bucky; Baron Zemo

Credits

Script
Peter Sanderson (Writer and Researcher)
Bill Vallely (Design)
Stan Lee
Roy Thomas
Roger Stern
Pencils
Keith Pollard (Art, splash page)
Keith Pollard (Art, Mr. Hyde sequence, pages 5-7)
Jack Kirby
Steve Ditko
Don Heck
John Buscema
John Byrne
John Bolton
Kerry Gammill
Dick Ayers
Chic Stone
George Roussos
Paul Reinman
Syd Shores
George Tuska
Frank Giacoia
George Klein
Joe Rubinstein
Inks
Jack Kirby
Steve Ditko
Don Heck
John Buscema
John Byrne
John Bolton
Kerry Gammill
Dick Ayers
Chic Stone
George Roussos
Paul Reinman
Syd Shores
George Tuska
Frank Giacoia
George Klein
Joe Rubinstein
Colours
Ken Feduniewicz
Jack Kirby
Steve Ditko
Gene Colan
John Romita, Jr.
John Buscema
Sal Buscema
Marie Severin
Tom Palmer
Dick Ayers
Frank Giacoia
Don Heck
Syd Shores
Joe Staton
Jim Mooney
Letters
Brenda Mings (Typesetter)

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #3 (January 1964)
The Avengers Meet... Sub-Mariner!  (excerpt)
 
United States
The Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #4 (March 1964)
Captain America Joins... The Avengers!  (excerpt)
 
United States
The Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #6 (July 1964)
The Mighty Avengers Meet the Masters of Evil!  (excerpt)
Also printed
United Kingdom
Terrific! (Odhams, 1967 series) #1 (15 April 1967)
Meet the "Master of Evil!"  (Pages 1-6)
 
Australia
The Avengers (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #2 ([April 1978?])
[The Mighty Avengers] Meet "The Masters of Evil!"
From GCD
Excerpted material from Amazing Spider-man, The (1963) #9 (February 1964), Marvel, USA
Amazing Spider-man, The (1963) #10 (March 1964)
Avengers, The (1963) #3 (January 1964), Marvel, USA
Avengers, The (1963) #4 (March 1964), Marvel, USA
Avengers, The (1963) #6 (July 1964), Marvel, USA
Avengers, The (1963) #56 (September 1968), Marvel, USA
Captain America (1968) #100 (April 1968), Marvel, USA
Captain America (1968) #109 (January 1969), Marvel, USA
Captain America (1968) #112 (April 1969), Marvel, USA
Captain America (1968) #255 (March 1981), Marvel, USA
Fantastic Four (1961) #22 (January 1964), Marvel, USA
Fantastic Four (1961) #23 (February 1964), Marvel, USA
Fantastic Four (1961) #25 (April 1964), Marvel, USA
Fantastic Four Annual (1963) #2 (1964), Marvel, USA
Journey Into Mystery (1952) #112 (January 1965), Marvel, USA
Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe (1983) #2 (February 1983), Marvel, USA
Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe (1983) #13 (February 1984)
Sgt. Fury (1963) #13 (December 1964), Marvel, USA
Tales of Suspense (1959) #62 (February 1965), Marvel, USA
Tales of Suspense (1959) #63 (March 1965), Marvel, USA
Tales of Suspense (1959) #79 (July 1966), Marvel, USA
Tales to Astonish (1959) #52 (February 1964), Marvel, USA
X-Men (1963) #3 (January 1964), Marvel, USA

Notes

Anita Duncan (Production Manager); Bill Oakley (Production); Ken Lopez (Production); Rob Carosella (Production); Barbara Johnston (Production); Dawn Geiger (Production); Paul Bection (Production); Veronica Lawlor (Production); Harry Candelario (Production); Doreen Frederick (Production); John Romita, Sr. (Art Supervisor); Tom Morgan (Art Department); Mark McKenna (Art Department); Jose Marzan (Art Department); Mark Alexander (Art Department); John Lewandowski (Archivists); Mark Silverman (Archivists); Julius L. Taylor (Archivists); Eddie Marcano (Archivists).

In addition to the excerpted material, the new art on page 1 was based on material in Avengers, The (1963) #3 (January 1964), Marvel, USA. The new Mr. Hyde and Thor art on pages 5-7 was based on material in Journey into Mystery (1952) #99 (December 1963), Marvel, USA and Journey into Mystery (1952) #100 (January 1964), Marvel, USA. The panel of Iron Man vs. the Mandarin on page 9 was based on material in Tales of Suspense (1959) #50 (February 1964). Also, information from a wide variety of sources was incorporated into the entire issue's bridging text.

Show/hide 3. Marvel Saga Classic Cover Gallery (Avengers; Thor; Iron Man) Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Avengers; Thor; Iron Man
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Peter Sanderson (Writer and Researcher)
Bill Vallely (Design)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #100 (January 1964)
Thor's Showdown With Mr. Hyde!
 
United States
The Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #4 (March 1964)
Captain America Lives Again!
Also printed
Australia
The Avengers (Newton, 1975 series) #3 ([August 1975])
The Real Captain America Lives Again!
 
Australia
The Fantastic Four (Newton, 1975 series) #6 ([September 1975?])
The Real Captain America Lives Again
 
Australia
The Fantastic Four (Newton, 1975 series) #6 ([January 1976?])
The Real Captain America Lives Again
 
Australia
The Avengers (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #2 ([April 1978?])
The Real Captain America Lives Again!
 
Australia
The Mighty Super Team (Yaffa/Page, 1982?) ([1982?])
The Real Captain America Lives Again!
From GCD
B&W Classic covers of Avengers, The (1963) #4 (March 1964), Marvel, USA
Journey Into Mystery (1952) #100 (January 1964), Marvel, USA
Tales of Suspense (1959) #50 (February 1964), Marvel, USA.

Notes

The Official History of the Marvel Universe

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 76609

Index completed

  • 08/11/2012