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Issue Details

Issue #1
Published November 1979
Cover Price 0.40 USD
Pages 36
Editing Mark Gruenwald; Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)

Cover Details

Characters the Man-Thing
Genre monsters
Pencils Bob Wiacek (signed)
Inks Bob Wiacek (signed)
Letters typeset

17 page The Man-Thing story "Regeneration -- and Rebirth"

Characters Dr. Oheimer; Ellen Brandt (flashback); Henry Peter Gyrich; the Man-Thing [Dr. Ted Sallis seen in flashback]; Smathers
Synopsis Dr. Oheimer attempts to restore Ted Sallis' intelligence while the Man-Thing's origin is retold.
Genre monsters
Script Michael Fleisher
Pencils Jim Mooney
Inks Bob Wiacek
Colors Carl Gafford
Letters John Costanza

1 page Captain Marvel; Hostess Twinkies advertisement "Captain Marvel vs. Professor Sneer."

Characters Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Professor Sneer
Genre superhero
Pencils Alan Kupperberg?
Inks Mike Esposito?
Letters Jim Novak?
Notes Comic strip ad for Hostess Twinkies from Continental Baking Company.

1 page foreword, introduction, preface, afterword "Excerpt from the Notebooks of Dakimh the Sorcerer"

Synopsis Explains some of the Man-Thing's past adventures and lists the creators and issues he appeared in.
Script Michael Fleisher?; Mark Gruenwald? [as Dakimhh the Sorcerer]
Letters typeset