The Avengers #242

Marvel Comics

United States

Published
April 1984
Page count
36
Cover price
0.60 USD; 0.75 CAD; 0.25 GBP
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/38553

Credits

Editing
Michael Carlin, Assistant Editor
 
Mark Gruenwald, Editor
Management
Jim Shooter, Editor-in-Chief

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Okay, Avengers, The Party's Over!! (The Avengers) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Avengers
Genre
Superhero
Characters
the Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Hawkeye; the Scarlet Witch; She-Hulk; Starfox; Thor [Donald Blake]; the Vision; the Wasp]

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Al Milgrom, penciller [signed]
 
Joe Sinnott, inker [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Avengers (Federal, 1985 series) #4 ([January 1986])
No title recorded
Show/hide 1. "Easy Come... Easy Go!" (The Avengers) Comic story, 21 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Avengers
Genre
Superhero
Characters
the Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Dr. Henry Pym; Hawkeye; the Scarlet Witch; She-Hulk; Starfox; Thor [Donald Blake]; the Vision; the Wasp]; Doctor Strange (flashback); Edwin Jarvis; Jessica Drew (flashback); Mockingbird; Necrodamus (flashback)

Credits

Writing
Roger Stern, scripter
Art
Al Milgrom, layouts (breakdowns)
 
Joe Rubinstein, finishes (pages 1-11)
 
Brett Breeding, finishes (pages 12-21)
Colours
Christie Scheele, colourist
Text
Joe Rosen, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Avengers (Federal, 1985 series) #4 ([January 1986])

Synopsis

The Avengers return home to find Hawkeye has returned with his new bride, Mockingbird. Vision is also restored to his body. Thor shows up as well. Wasp tries to figure out what to do with so many Avengers. Vision detects a huge power surge in Central Park and six of the Avengers are transported away to the Secret Wars.

Notes

Continued in part in Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars (Marvel, 1984 series) #1.

Show/hide 2. Avengers Assemble! (Avengers Assemble!) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Avengers Assemble!

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Text
, typeset

Notes

Letters on The Avengers #237; Question of the Month "What is your favorite movie of all time?" asked to Stern, Milgrom, Rubinstein, Breeding, Rosen, Scheele, Carlin, Gruenwald, Fingeroth and Shooter; Special Announcements Section. Letters from Mike Newman, Bill Sahin, Tom Jasper, Chad Reed, Duane Tremaine, Evan M. Lanctot


Notes

Cover title "The Mighty Avengers"

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 49140

Cover added

  • 31/07/2010

Index completed

  • 29/12/2019

Last updated

  • 29/12/2019