Hercules (1984 2nd Series Marvel) comic books
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- Paper: White
- Slab: New, unblemished
- Label #0231869012
"My Love is Green?" Story and Art by Bob Layton. The man-god Hercules has been banished from Mount Olympus to the farthest reaches of outer space by his father , Zeus King of the Olympian Gods (see Hercules (1982 1st Series) #1). Zeus did this in hopes that his son would learn humility. What Hercules has found is a nitch. He has found the things that make him most happy; adventure, excitement, romance, and of course battle! A beautiful and mysterious woman catches the eye of Hercules, but he soon learns that out here not everything is as it seems. Plus, back on Mount Olympus the immortal gods are systematically being murdered by...Zeus? 32 pages. Cover price $0.60.
"Red Wolf Stalks the Stars!" Story and art by Bob Layton. Continuing his travels through outer space Hercules and his friend Recorder have been joined by a Skrull named Skyppi. Things go bad when a super-powered assassin who hunts Skrulls shows up. Meanwhile, back on Mount Olympus, Zeus continues to slaughter his immortal children. The Sun god Apollo makes a desperate escape to find a way to stop his father's insanity. 32 pages. Cover price $0.60.
"Deadly Legacy." Guest-starring Starfox and Mentor. Captain Marvel cameo. Story and art by Bob Layton. Hercules and his friends are summoned by Mentor to Titan, home of the space Eternals. Here the Sun god Apollo lies at death's doorstep. Apollo warns his brother of their father's insanity and the murder of the Olympian gods. But first Hercules must contend with Shreck, a disciple of the mad titan Thanos. Can even the Lion of Olympus stand against a villain who possesses the power of the deceased Captain Marvel's Nega-Bands? 32 pages. Cover price $0.60.
"A Pearl of Great Price!" Story and art by Bob Layton. The Lion of Olympus' journey comes full circle. Hercules and his companions arrive on Mount Olympus and to their horror they find the inhabitants all slain. The immortal Olympians have been murdered by their monarch Zeus. Inflicted with an unknown insanity the Thunderer has one last Olympian to slay, his own son Hercules. It's Hercules vs. Zeus...to the death. 32 pages. Cover price $0.60.