The Monster of Frankenstein #1

Published
February 1978
Page count
?
Cover price
0.60 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Bride of the Monster! (Frankenstein Monster) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Frankenstein Monster
Genre
Horror-suspense
Characters
Frankenstein Monster; The Bride of Frankenstein

Credits

Writing
Gary Friedrich, scripter
Art
Mike Ploog, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
Gaspar Saladino , letterer
Editing
Roy Thomas, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Frankenstein (Marvel, 1973 series) #2 (March 1973)
The Bride of the Monster!
Also printed
Australia
The Monster of Frankenstein (Yaffa/Page, 1982?) ([July 1982?])
The Bride of the Monster!
Show/hide 1. Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (Frankenstein Monster) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Frankenstein Monster
Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
1071 Z
Characters
Frankenstein's Monster (origin part 1); Victor Frankenstein; Robert Walton IV (intro); Canute (intro); Sean Farrell (intro); William Frankenstein (intro, death); Mr. Frankenstein (Victor Frankenstein's father, intro); Henri Clerval (intro); Justine Moritz (intro, death); Elizabeth (intro)

Credits

Writing
Gary Friedrich, scripter
Art
Mike Ploog, line art [signed]
Text
John Costanza, letterer
Editing
Roy Thomas, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Frankenstein (Marvel, 1973 series) #1 (January 1973)
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
Also printed
Australia
The Monster of Frankenstein (Yaffa/Page, 1982?) ([July 1982?])
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

Synopsis

Robert Walton IV leads an expedition into the Arctic to retrieve Frankenstein's Monster which has been frozen into the ice. He relates to the cabin boy how the monster was created.

Notes

Adapted from Mary Shelley novel. Both Frankenstein's Monster and Victor Frankenstein last appeared in Silver Surfer #7.

Show/hide 2. Bride of the Monster! (Frankenstein Monster) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Frankenstein Monster
Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
1273Z
Characters
Frankenstein Monster (origin part 2); Victor Frankenstein; Robert Walton IV; Canute; Sean Farrell; Henry Clerval (death); The Bride of Frankenstein (intro, death)

Credits

Writing
Gary Friedrich, scripter
Art
Mike Ploog, line art
Text
John Costanza, letterer
Editing
Roy Thomas, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Frankenstein (Marvel, 1973 series) #2 (March 1973)
Bride of the Monster!
Also printed
Australia
The Monster of Frankenstein (Yaffa/Page, 1982?) ([July 1982?])
Bride of the Monster!

Synopsis

Frankenstein's Monster asks Victor Frankenstein to make him a mate.

Show/hide 3. The Monster's Revenge! (Frankenstein Monster) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Frankenstein Monster
Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
1274Z
Characters
Frankenstein Monster (origin part 3); Victor Frankenstein (death); Elizabeth Frankenstein (death); Mr. Frankenstein (Victor's father, death); Sean Farrell; Robert Walton IV; Canute; Robert Walton I (intro, flashback)

Credits

Writing
Gary Friedrich, scripter
Art
Mike Ploog, line art
Text
Charlotte Jetter, letterer
Editing
Roy Thomas, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Frankenstein (Marvel, 1973 series) #3 (May 1973)
The Monster's Revenge!
Also printed
Australia
The Monster of Frankenstein (Yaffa/Page, 1982?) ([July 1982?])
The Monster's Revenge!

Synopsis

Frankenstein's Monster takes his revenge on Victor Frankenstein by killing his wife Elizabeth and later killing Victor also.

Notes

Adapted from Mary Shelley's novel.


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AusReprints ID

  • 73832

Entry created

  • 26/05/2012

Cover added

  • 11/04/2020

Last updated

  • 11/04/2020