Irv Watanabe United States

10 February 1919 in United States
? January 1993 in United States?
73 years
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Also known as

Irving Watanabe

Irv W. (pen name)

Irving W. (pen name)

Irving Watt (pen name)

Hiloshi Watanabe (language/cultural name)

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Watanabe is a a letterer who did many covers,

Watanabe drew and lettered for Lev Gleason (1942-1945) before working extensively for Marvel, primarily as a letterer (1968-1982). He lettered many covers for Marvel, starting with Captain Marvel #40 and Chamber of Chills #18 (September 1975).

He also did lettering for Skywald (1971).

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Fantastic Four (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #212-213 (November-December 1979)
The Clash of the Titans! (Fantastic Four)
Comic: Cover
The Rampaging Hulk (Yaffa, 198-? series) #1 (1980)
The Monster and the Metal Master! (The Hulk)
Comic: Comic story
Captain Marvel (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #4 (January 1980)
Die, Traitor! (Captain Marvel)
Comic: Comic story
Supernatural Thrillers Featuring the Living Mummy (Yaffa/Page, 1980?) (1980)
This is Armageddon! (The Living Mummy)
Comic: Cover
Tales to Astonish Starring the Sub-Mariner (Yaffa/Page, 1980 series) #2 (1980)
Watch Out For … Tiger Shark! (Sub-Mariner)
Comic: Comic story
Peter Parker, the Spectacular Spider-Man (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #9 (1981)
To Die in Darkness (The Spectacular Spider-Man)
Comic: Cover
Daredevil the Man Without Fear! (Federal, 1984? series) #3 (September 1984)
Requiem (Daredevil)
Comic: Cover
X-Men (Federal, 1984 series) #1 (1984)
And The Mob Cried...Vengeance! (The X-Men)
Comic: Comic story
The Invincible Iron Man (Federal, 1984 series) #4 (May 1985)
International Crisis (The Invincible Iron Man)
Comic: Cover
X-Men (Federal, 1984 series) #5 (1985)
Dark Shroud of the Past (X-Men)
Comic: Cover



  • 20 Jul 2019

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