Alpha Flight #6

United States

Marvel Comics

United States

Published
January 1984
Page count
36
Cover price
0.60 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.25 GBP
Colour
Colour
Size
Modern Age size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/38200

Credits

Editing
Linda Grant, Editor
Management
Jim Shooter, Editor-in-Chief

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Snowblind (Alpha Flight) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Alpha Flight
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Snowbird

Credits

Art
John Byrne, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Alpha Flight (Federal, 1983? series) #2 ([1984?])
Snowblind
Printed in
Marvel Héroes (Panini España, 2012 series) #56 (Septiembre 2014)
 
Alpha Flight (Planeta DeAgostini, 1985 series) #5
 
Alpha Flight by John Byrne Omnibus (Marvel, 2017 series) #[nn] (2017)

Notes

Assistant Editor's Month. Signature dated 1983.

Show/hide 1. Snowblind (Alpha Flight) Comic story, 16 pages

"Well, Corporal?"

Featuring

Feature
Alpha Flight
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Alpha Flight [Guardian [James MacDonald Hudson]; Snowbird [Corporal Anne McKenzie]; Chief Inspector Hamilton; Doug Thompson; Ed Barrow; Thom; VILLAIN: Kolomaq (first appearance)

Credits

Writing
John Byrne, scripter
Art
John Byrne, line art
Colours
Andy Yanchus, colourist
Text
Michael Higgins, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Alpha Flight (Federal, 1983? series) #2 ([1984?])
Snowblind
Printed in
Alpha Flight Classic (Marvel, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007)
 
Marvel Héroes (Panini España, 2012 series) #56 (Septiembre 2014)
 
Strange (Editions Lug, 1970 series) #185 (5 mai 1985)
 
Der unglaubliche Hulk (Condor, 1980 series) #26
 
Marvel Spesial (Semic, 1987 series) #3/1987 (1987)
 
Superaventuras Marvel (Editora Abril, 1982 series) #52 (08/10/86)
 
Alpha Flight by John Byrne Omnibus (Marvel, 2017 series) #[nn] (2017)

Synopsis

Snowbird battles the great beast Kolomaq in a snowstorm.

Notes

As an Assistant Editor's Month Stunt, there are 6 pages with no art, only panels and word balloons (the sequence takes place in a snowstorm).

Show/hide 2. The Old Ways (Alpha Flight) Comic story, 6 pages

"A few minutes walk from the townsite of Banff..."

Featuring

Feature
Alpha Flight
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Shaman [Michael Twoyoungmen] (origin); Elizabeth Twoyoungmen (introduction, flashback); Katheryn Twoyoungmen (flashback, corpse); Dr. Max Bassara (flashback); Heather Hudson (flashback); Shaman's grandfather (spirit); Doctor Strange (cameo); The Ancient One (cameo)

Credits

Writing
John Byrne, scripter
Art
John Byrne, line art
Colours
Andy Yanchus, colourist
Text
Michael Higgins, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
Alpha Flight Classic (Marvel, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007)
 
Marvel Héroes (Panini España, 2012 series) #56 (Septiembre 2014)
 
Strange (Editions Lug, 1970 series) #185 (5 mai 1985)
 
Der unglaubliche Hulk (Condor, 1980 series) #26
 
Superaventuras Marvel (Editora Abril, 1982 series) #28 (Ourubro de 1984)
 
Grandes Heróis Marvel (Editora Abril, 1983 series) #21
 
Alpha Flight by John Byrne Omnibus (Marvel, 2017 series) #[nn] (2017)
Show/hide 3. Message in a Bottle Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Humour
Characters
Linda Grant

Credits

Writing
Linda Grant, scripter
Art
Marie Severin, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset

Reprint history

Printed in
Alpha Flight by John Byrne Omnibus (Marvel, 2017 series) #[nn] (2017)

Notes

Claims to replace letter's page even though issues #1-5 haven't had any.


Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #32, with newsstand on-sale date of 1983-10-18.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 95631

Entry created

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