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Issue Details

Issue #2
Published August 1991
Frequency monthly
Cover Price 2.50 USD; 3.00 CAD; 0.95 GBP
Pages 52
Editing Craig Anderson; Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)

Cover Details

Characters Adam Warlock; Dr. Strange; Thor [Eric Masterson]; Captain America; Vision; She-Hulk; Guardian [Heather Hudson]; Iceman; Hercules; Mr. Fantastic; Jean Grey; Daredevil; Hawkeye; The Thing; Wasp; Makkari; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Wolverine; Invisible Woman; Vindicator [James MacDonald Hudson]; Luke Cage; U.S.Agent; Archangel; Sasquatch; Box; Night Thrasher; Puck; Dagger; Quicksilver; Human Torch; Beast
Genre superhero
Pencils George Pérez
Inks George Pérez
Reprinted in Marvel Premiere Classic (Marvel, 2006 series) #46 (2010)

40 page Marvel Heroes story "From Bad To Worse"

Characters HEROES: Avengers [Captain America; Thor [Eric Masterson]; She-Hulk; Vision; Iron Man; Wonder Man; Scarlet Witch; Black Widow; Human Torch I; Hank Pym]; Firelord; Adam Warlock; Pip; Cloak; Wolverine; Nick Fury; Quasar; Epoch; Dr. Strange; Rintrah; Silver Surfer; Hank Pym; Starfox; Drax the Destroyer; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Namorita; Odin; Zeus; Itzamna; Nuada; Osiris; Manitou; Svarog; Tezcatlipoca; VILLAINS: Thanos; Mephisto; Nebula; Dr. Doom; Galactus; CAMEOS: Kree; Isaac; Archangel; Beast; Black Cat; Black Panther; Box; Dagger; Daredevil; Diamond Lil; Firestar; Guardian [Heather Hudson]; Hawkeye; Hercules; Human Torch; Mr. Fantastic; Iceman; Invisible Woman; Makkari; Marvel Boy [Vance Astro]; Jean Grey; Night Thrasher; Northstar; Luke Cage; Puck; Quicksilver; Sasquatch; Shaman; Sersi; The Thing; U.S.Agent; Vindicator [James MacDonald Hudson]; Wasp; Windshear; Storm; Forge; Ghost Rider; Punisher; Psylocke; Colossus; Jubilee; Kitty Pryde; Spider-Man; Crimson Dynamo; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Black Bolt; Medusa; Gorgon; Karnak; Alf
Synopsis The universe reels as its inhabitants try to deal with half of all life being snuffed out suddenly by Thanos; The Kree and Skrull empires begin another war; Odin calls a council of the gods to fight this cosmic threat; Dr. Strange is confronted by Adam Warlock who asks to lead earth's forces in the coming conflict; Thanos pulls Starfox to his floating citadel of Death for a little family reunion; The Avengers try to determine which heroes are missing and begin to marshal their forces; Dr. Doom arrives in Strange's sanctum looking for answers but is interrupted as Warlock and Pip make a grand enterance; Finding that Death is still not impressed with his efforts, Thanos causes a shockwave to ripple through the universe destroying parts of earth (California finally falls into the ocean) and causing even more trouble for our heroes.
Genre superhero
Script Jim Starlin
Pencils George Pérez
Inks Josef Rubinstein
Colors Max Scheele
Letters Jack Morelli
Reprinted in Marvel Premiere Classic (Marvel, 2006 series) #46 (2010)