Moon Knight #1

Published
November 1981
Page count
68?
Cover price
0.70 AUD; 0.85 NZD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Pocket size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Moon Knight) Cover, 1 page

"They become one… to do what they must. Premiere Issue!"

Featuring

Feature
Moon Knight
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Moon Knight [Marc Spector; Steven Grant; Jake Lockley]; Marlene Alraune

Credits

Art
Bill Sienkiewicz
Letters
Typeset
Editing
Denny O'Neil
Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Moon Knight (Marvel, 1980 series) #1 (November 1980)
They Become One... To Do What They Must! (Cover)

Notes

The inside covers and back cover are story pages.

Show/hide 1. The Macabre Moon Knight! (Moon Knight) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
Moon Knight
Genre
Superhero
Job code
LF425
Characters
Moon Knight [Marc Spector; Steven Grant; Jake Lockley] (origin); Frenchy [Jean-Paul DuChamp; flashback]; Marlene Alraune; Mr. Alraune (flashback; death); Samuels; Gena Landers; Bertrand Crawley; Jallad (flashback); Bushman (villain)

Credits

Script
Doug Moench
Pencils
Bill Sienkiewicz
Inks
Bill Sienkiewicz [as Bill]
? [as Franki S.]
Letters
Tom Orzechowski
Editing
Denny O'Neil

Reprint history

First print
United States
Moon Knight (Marvel, 1980 series) #1 (November 1980)
The Macabre Moon Knight!

Synopsis

Bushman returns, and Moon Knight goes looking for him.

Notes

Bill Sienkiewicz’s wife was Franki Sienkiewicz at the time. None of the pages have the Frank Springer inking style that is clear in the next story. Neil Hansen considers Franki S. assisted on the job and was credited.

Show/hide 2. Untitled [The Slasher] (Moon Knight) Comic story, 21 pages

Featuring

Feature
Moon Knight
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Doug Moench
Pencils
Bill Sienkiewicz
Inks
Frank Springer
Letters
Annette Kawecki
Editing
Denny O'Neil
Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Moon Knight (Marvel, 1980 series) #2 (December 1980)
The Slasher

Notes

Splash/title page removed from story.

Show/hide 3. Midnight Means Murder (Moon Knight) Comic story, 22 pages

Featuring

Feature
Moon Knight
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Moon Knight; Midnight Man (Introduction)

Credits

Script
Doug Moench
Art
Bill Sienkiewicz
Letters
Joe Rosen
Editing
Denny O'Neil
Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Moon Knight (Marvel, 1980 series) #3 (January 1981)
Midnight Means Murder

Synopsis

Moon Knight takes on an art thief.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Neil A Hansen
  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 85598

Entry created

  • 25/04/2014

Cover added

  • 25/04/2014

Index completed

  • 02/05/2014

Last updated

  • 13/02/2018