Kung Fu Master

Published
1980
Page count
60
Cover price
0.75 AUD; 0.90 NZD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Pocket size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Fu Manchu vs Shang-Chi (Master of Kung Fu) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Master of Kung Fu
Genre
Martial Arts
Characters
Shang Chi; Fu Manchu

Credits

Art
Ron Wilson, penciller
 
Frank Giacoia, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Roy Thomas, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Master of Kung Fu (Marvel, 1974 series) #18 (June 1974)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Attack! (Master of Kung Fu) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Master of Kung Fu
Genre
Martial arts

Credits

Writing
Steve Englehart, scripter
Art
Paul Gulacy, penciller
 
Al Milgrom, inker
Text
Tom Orzechowski, letterer
Editing
Roy Thomas, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Master of Kung Fu (Marvel, 1974 series) #18 (June 1974)
Attack!
Also printed
Australia
Master of Kung Fu (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #12 ([1982?])
Show/hide 2. Retreat (Master of Kung Fu) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Master of Kung Fu
Genre
Martial arts
Characters
Shang-Chi; Man-Thing; Jekin (dies); Dahar (dies); Lu Sun (first appearance); Fu Manchu; Sir Denis Nayland Smith; Black Jack Tarr; police officers; thugs

Credits

Writing
Steve Englehart, scripter
Art
Paul Gulacy, penciller
 
Al Milgrom, inker
Text
Tom Orzechowski, letterer
Editing
Roy Thomas, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Master of Kung Fu (Marvel, 1974 series) #19 (August 1974)
Retreat
Also printed
United States
The Deadly Hands of Kung Fu (Marvel, 1974 series) #15 (Summer 1975)
Retreat
 
Australia
Master of Kung Fu (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #12 ([1982?])

Synopsis

Wounded and stalked by Fu Manchu's assassins Jekin and Dahar, Shang-Chi makes his way through the Florida swamps. He is saved by the wise man Lu Sun while the assassins meet their final fate when they try to attack the mysterious Man-Thing. Meanwhile, Sir Denis and Black Jack Tarr make an unsuccessful attempt at apprehending Fu Manchu.

Show/hide 3. Weapon of the Soul (Master of Kung Fu) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Master of Kung Fu
Genre
Martial arts
Characters
vs Demmy Marston, a hood; and Korain, a Samurai.

Credits

Writing
Gerry Conway, scripter (pages 1-14)
 
Doug Moench, scripter (pages 15-32)
Art
Paul Gulacy, penciller
 
Al Milgrom, inker
Text
Dave Hunt, letterer
Editing
Roy Thomas, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Master of Kung Fu (Marvel, 1974 series) #20 (September 1974)
Weapon of the Soul
Also printed
Australia
Master of Kung Fu (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #12 ([1982?])
 
Australia
Master of Kung Fu (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #12 ([1982?])
Weapon of the Soul Part Two: Poison of the Soul

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AusReprints ID

  • 101430

Entry created

  • 01/04/2016

Cover added

  • 05/08/2022

Last updated

  • 05/08/2022