The Incredible Hulk #2

Published
5 July 1975
Page count
44
Cover price
0.30 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Newton Comics

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Monster Unleashed! (The Incredible Hulk) Cover, 1 page

"A great 44 page Marvel collector classic. This Monster Unleashed! Plus: Dr. Strage the Master of the Mystic Arts!"

Featuring

Feature
The Incredible Hulk
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colours
Marie Severin ?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Incredible Hulk (Marvel, 1968 series) #105 (July 1968)
Untitled
Also printed
United States
Essential Hulk (Marvel, 1999 series) #2 (2001)
This Monster Unleashed!
Show/hide 1. Banished to Outer Space (The Incredible Hulk) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Incredible Hulk
Genre
Superhero
Code
V-869

Credits

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colours
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Incredible Hulk (Marvel, 1962 series) #3 (September 1962)
Banished to Outer Space

Synopsis

The military captures Rick and Ross convinces him that they need the Hulk to test a new experimental rocket for national security. Rick tricks the jade giant into the capsule but once it is shot into space, he realizes that Ross deceived him to get rid of his foe. Rick overrides the programming and returns the rocket to earth but not before Banner (he transformed back to his human form when the rocket came into view of the sun) is doused with further radiation. The Hulk is now unable to revert to his human form and is under Rick's control but only while Rick remains awake.

Notes

Two pages of materal have been removed from this reprint (part of page 9, page 10 and most of page 11).

Show/hide 2. The Ringmaster (The Incredible Hulk) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Incredible Hulk
Genre
Superhero
Code
V-871

Credits

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby (Hulk #3)
Steve Ditko (Hulk #6, Tales to Astonish #60)
Inks
Dick Ayers (Hulk #3)
Steve Ditko (Hulk #6)
George Roussos (Tales to Astonish #60)
Letters
Artie Simek (Hulk #3,6)
Sam Rosen (Tales to Astonish #60)
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Incredible Hulk (Marvel, 1962 series) #3 (September 1962)
The Ringmaster
 
United States
The Incredible Hulk (Marvel, 1962 series) #6 (March 1963)
The Incredible Hulk vs The Metal Master!
 
United States
Tales to Astonish (Marvel, 1959 series) #60 (October 1964)
The Incredible Hulk
Also printed
United States
Marvel Tales Annual (Marvel, 1964 series) #2 (1965)
The Ringmaster
 
United States
The Incredible Hulk (Pocket, 1978 series) #81446-X (April 1978)
The Ringmaster
 
Australia
Marvel Tales (Yaffa/Page, 197-? series) #1 ([197-??])
The Ringmaster
 
Australia
Marvel Tales (Yaffa/Page, 197-? series) #2 ([1979?])
The Ringmaster
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #8 (1989)
The Ringmaster

Synopsis

Rick takes a break from his Hulk-sitting duties and goes to the circus. Unfortunately, he picks one run by a hypnotic criminal who mesmerizes his audience and then robs them. When the Hulk arrives to bail out his buddy, he is captured and made part of the act thanks to the fact that Rick is in thrall and cannot give him any commands. Rick returns with the FBI and the Hulk finds himself free to kick some circus tail.

Notes

The Ringmaster was originally a ten page story. For this reprint it has been combined with two other stories.

Show/hide 3. Face-to-Face with the Magic of Baron Mordo! Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural
Code
[X-311 ?]

Credits

Script
Stan Lee
Steve Ditko (co-plot)
Art
Steve Ditko
Colours
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Terry Szenics
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Strange Tales (Marvel, 1951 series) #111 (August 1963)
Face-to-Face with the Magic of Baron Mordo!

Synopsis

In his castle in Europe, Baron Mordo plots to steal the secrets of his former master, The Ancient One. Sending his spirit form to Tibet, he causes Hamir to poison The Ancient One's food. From his NYC sanctum, Strange senses his master's plight, and challenges Mordo to a battle in their spirit forms. After, The Ancient One warns Strange that Mordo will be a danger to them both, as long as he lives.

Show/hide 4. Untitled (The Man-Thing) Illustration, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Man-Thing
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Roy Thomas

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Man-Thing (Marvel, 1974 series) #7 (July 1974)
No title recorded

Notes

This issue was advertised in the Sunday Observer 6 July 1975.

For details on the edits and changes made to these reprints, see notesfromthejunkyard.blogspot.com/.../...tion.html.

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  • 46410

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  • 09/10/2010

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  • 10/05/2015

Last updated

  • 10/04/2020