Comic books in 'Hulk Countdown'
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Cover art by Walt Simonson. Countdown Part 4: The Abomination, script by Peter David, pencils by Jeff Purves, inks by Marie Severin; Scientist Phil Stearns tags janitor Bruce Banner with a deadly poison that is going to kill him in sixteen hours; Unfortunately, Bruce has no idea that this has happened; When Abomination arrives at the nuclear testing facility and has only puny Banner to fight, he zaps Bruce with gamma radiation making him change into the Hulk during the day; This turns out to be a really bad move as the Hulk pours toxic chemicals on Blonsky, severely disfiguring him; The Hulk apparently suffers a heart attack thanks to Stearns' poison. 36 pgs. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.
Cover art by Walt Simonson. Countdown Part 3: Fantastic 4, script by Peter David, pencils by Jeff Purves, inks by Marie Severin; Hulk heads to Phoenix to try and enlist Reed Richards' help in figuring out his debilitating condition but is attacked by Ms. Marvel (whom he mistakes for a very messed up Thing); Doc Samson arrives at Yucca Flats looking for the Hulk; After conflicts are resolved and testing is done, Reed informs the Hulk that the radiation poisoning in his system is going to kill him when he turns back to Bruce Banner with the rising of the sun. 36 pgs. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.
Cover art by Walt Simonson. Countdown Part 2: The Leader, script by Peter David, pencils by Jeff Purves, inks by Marie Severin; The Leader points Hulk in the direction of an antidote for his deadly condition and promises to tell him where Betty is if the Hulk will kill Madman for him. 32 pgs. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.
Cover art by Walt Simonson. Countdown Part 1: Madman, script by Peter David, pencils by Dale Keown, inks by Marie Severin; With the Hulk severely weakened by the poison running through his system, the Leader sends him to take down Madman who turns out to be his brother, Phil Stearns; With less than an hour left to live, the Hulk battles Phil and his multiple personalities; He hits Phil with the same poison that is killing him, forcing his enemy to go for the antidote which he ends up taking for himself; Turning into Banner and with seconds left to live, Bruce cures himself with the antidote but isn't so kind to the rapidly dying Madman. 1st Dale Keown work on the Hulk. 36 pgs. $1.00.
NOTE: The Road to Immortal Hulk are moments that happened throughout Marvel History, all the times fate, enemies, allies, and even Bruce Banner himself have come close to actually killing the Green Goliath, and failed. These moments only made the Hulk stronger, angrier, and ultimately IMMORTAL. This issue features one of those moments. Immortal Hulk #1 launches summer of 2018! – Odinson, mycomicshop.com Archivist Cover price $1.00.