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Issue Details

Issue #19
Published May 1988
Frequency Monthly
Cover Price 1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages 36
Editing Howard Mackie; David Wohl (assistant editor); Cindy Kruhm (designer); Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)

Cover Details - "A Race Against Time"

Characters Psi-Force [Stasi Inyushin; Thomas Boyd; Kathy Ling]; Medusa Web [Relampago; Troublemaker; Gatto di Sangue; Skybreaker; Toocheetsch; Potiphar]
Genre superhero
Pencils Ron Lim
Inks Al Milgrom

1 page Psi-Force recap

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Notes Recap, credits and indicia.

27 page Psi-Force story "The Masada Defense"

Characters Thomas Boyd; Kathy Ling; Anastasia Inyushin; Tyrone Jessup; Medusa Web [Babel [Thame]; Skybreaker (first full appearance); Troublemaker; Relampago (first full appearance, dies); Gatto di Sangue (first full appearance); Potiphar (first full appearance); Toocheetsch (first full appearance)] (villains); the Skipper (villain); Col. Mac Browning
Synopsis On the run, Kathy, Anastasia and Boyd battle the Medusa Web in San Diego. Stasi accidentally causes the death of Relampago by tripping her with a light cord. Stasi's fingers are severed in the act and passes out after spending all her energy healing them back on. Kathy is taken out by Potiphar who shoots her in the back. Boyd surrenders when confronted by dozens of armed police. Over the wishes of Babel, the trio are taken into C.I.A. custody by agents working for the Skipper. Tyrone flies over the remains of Pittsburgh. Unknown to him, he is recorded by U.S. spy technology.
Genre superhero
Script Fabian Nicieza
Pencils Ron Lim
Inks Tony DeZuniga
Colors Greg Wright
Letters Rick Parker
Notes It is revealed that Colby Shaw was the ex-wife of the Skipper and she died in the destruction of Sanctuary.

1 page New Universe text story "Transcripts of the State of the Union Address, January 26, 1988"

Synopsis Transcript of President Reagan's State of the Union address calling for a draft due to the aftermath of the destruction of Pittsburgh.
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1 page Marvel Masterworks promo (ad from the publisher) "Marvel Masterworks"

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Half page Universe News promo (ad from the publisher) "Subscribe Now or He'll Blow Up Your City!"

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Notes Advertisement for New Universe subscriptions.

Half page New Universe promo (ad from the publisher) "The Government Wants Them. Who Will Surrender First?"

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1 page New Universe promo (ad from the publisher) "On Sale This Month!"

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1 page New Universe promo (ad from the publisher) "Next Issue"

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1 page Universe News promo (ad from the publisher) "Universe News"

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