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Issue Details

Issue #2
Published September 1973
Cover Price 0.75 USD
Pages 76
Editing Roy Thomas

Cover Details

Characters Frankenstein Monster
Genre Monster
Pencils Boris Vallejo (painted)
Inks Boris Vallejo (painted)
Colors Boris Vallejo (painted)
Reprinted In Essential Monster of Frankenstein (Marvel, 2004 series) #1

13 page Frankenstein 1973 story

Characters Frankenstein Monster; Derek McDowell; Victor Frankenstein (Cameo; Flashback); William Frankenstein (Cameo; Flashback); Robert Walton IV (Cameo; Flashback); Henry Clerval (Cameo; Flashback); Elizabeth Frankenstein (Cameo; Flashback); Tisha
Synopsis Derek discovers the Frankenstein Monster in suspended animation in a circus carnival. Tisha attempts to destroy it but instead manages to revive the monster.
Genre Monster
Script Gary Friedrich
Pencils John Buscema
Inks Syd Shores
Notes The story in this issue takes place between panels of Frankenstein (Marvel, 1973 series) #12
Reprinted In Essential Monster of Frankenstein (Marvel, 2004 series) #1

8 page story "Lifeboat"

Genre Occult
Script Gerry Conway
Pencils Jesus Blasco
Inks Jesus Blasco
Reprinted In Monsters Unleashed Annual #1 (1975)

7 page story "The Madman"

Genre Occult
Script Stan Lee
Pencils Bill Everett
Inks Bill Everett
Reprinted from Menace (Marvel, 1953 series) #4

8 page story "Sword of Dragonus"

Genre Fantasy
Script Frank Brunner; Chuck Robinson
Pencils Frank Brunner
Inks Frank Brunner
Reprinted from Phase (Sal Quartuccio, 1971 series) #1

10 page story "The Roaches"

Synopsis Marcia Kenwell; Mrs. Schapalov; Osip Schapalov; Mr. Grant
Genre Occult
Script Gerry Conway (Adaptation); Thomas M. Disch (Original Story)
Pencils Ralph Reese
Inks Ralph Reese
Notes Adapted from Thomas M. Disch's story.
Reprinted in Masters of Terror (Marvel, 1975 series) #2 (September 1975); in Journey into Nightmare (Portman Distribution Ltd., 1978 series) #2 (1978)