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Hulk Comic, or The Incredible Hulk Weekly,[1] was a black-and-white Marvel UK comics anthology published under the editorship of Dez Skinn starting in 1979. The Mighty World of Marvel #1: The very first Marvel UK title published in 1972. ... Comics anthologies collect works in the medium of comics that are too short for stand-alone publication. ... Dez Skinn Dez Skinn is a British comic book and magazine editor born in Yorkshire in 1951. ...

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Overview

Like many titles published by the company under Dez Skinn, Hulk Comic featured new material produced by British creators such as Steve Dillon, David Lloyd and Steve Parkhouse—along with a smattering of American reprints drawn from the Lee/Kirby Marvel back-catalogue. Once Skinn was replaced by Paul Neary, however, the title's original output dwindled, being supplanted by an increasing number of reprints. Steve Dillon is a British comic book artist. ... Cover art for the collected edition of V for Vendetta by David Lloyd David Lloyd (born 1950) is a British comics artist best known as the illustrator of the graphic novel V for Vendetta, written by Alan Moore. ... Steve Parkhouse is a writer/artist/letterer who has been working in comics since 1969 when he worked on Marvel Comics Nick Fury character. ... For the fictional character of this name, see Stan Lee (Judge Dredd character). ... Jack Kirby (born Jacob Kurtzberg, August 28, 1917 – February 6, 1994) was one of the most influential, recognizable, and prolific artists in American comic books, and the co-creator of such enduring characters and popular culture icons as the Fantastic Four, the X-Men, the Hulk, Captain America, and hundreds... Paul Neary is a British comic book artist, writer and editor. ...


The title included new Hulk material drawn by Dave Gibbons and Steve Dillon. This material was significant in that it portrayed the illiterate, wandering Hulk of the 1970s television series. Issue 15 to 20 included Hulk being trapped on an island with Dr Scarabeus - the first mainstream comic work for writer Alan Moore (with penciller Paul Neary and inker David Lloyd)[2][3] Once the title began featuring American reprints, it chose to display the Marvel Universe Hulk as depicted by Sal Buscema. Dave Gibbons (born April 14, 1949) is a British writer and artist of comics. ... Steve Dillon is a British comic book artist. ... Literacy is the ability to use text to communicate across space and time. ... This article is about the live action series. ... For other persons named Alan Moore, see Alan Moore (disambiguation). ... Paul Neary is a British comic book artist, writer and editor. ... Cover art for the collected edition of V for Vendetta by David Lloyd David Lloyd (born 1950) is a British comics artist best known as the illustrator of the graphic novel V for Vendetta, written by Alan Moore. ... This article is about the shared universe setting used by many Marvel Comics titles. ... Incredible Hulk, The Hulk and The Incredible Hulk redirect here. ... Cover to Avengers Annual #17. ...


Other original work included Nick Fury also drawn by Steve Dillon and a new Black Knight strip which also featured Captain Britain. These original stories were mostly restricted to the first 20 issues of the title, before tailing off to make way for U.S. reprints, with the Black Knight strip running through most further issues until the title's cancellation. Nevertheless, Hulk Comic is particularly significant for launching the character of Night Raven by Steve Parkhouse and David Lloyd. Night Raven is one of several Marvel UK characters to eventually made the jump to the mainstream (US) Marvel Universe. For the French hip hop artist, see Nikkfurie. ... Steve Dillon is a British comic book artist. ... The Black Knight is the name of several fictional characters, both heroic and villainous, in Marvel Comics universe. ... Captain Britain (Brian Braddock), briefly known as Britannic, is a fictional character, a superhero appearing in the comic books published by Marvel Comics. ... The Black Knight is the name of several fictional characters, both heroic and villainous, in Marvel Comics universe. ... Night-Raven was a character created by Dez Skinn and Richard Burton and assigned to Steve Parkhouse as writer and David Lloyd for Hulk Weekly, a Marvel UK title in 1979. ... Steve Parkhouse is a writer/artist/letterer who has been working in comics since 1969 when he worked on Marvel Comics Nick Fury character. ... Cover art for the collected edition of V for Vendetta by David Lloyd David Lloyd (born 1950) is a British comics artists best known as the illustrator of the graphic novel V for Vendetta, written by Alan Moore. ...


The title lasted 63 issues before merging with Marvel UK's Spider-Man title. The Mighty World of Marvel #1: The very first Marvel UK title published in 1972. ... Spider-Man swinging around his hometown, New York City. ...


Original Material

The following is a list of all the UK-originated strips in the title together with their respective issue numbers.

  • The Incredible Hulk, #1-6, 9-20, 26-27
  • The Black Knight, #1, 3-30, 42-55, 57-63
  • Nick Fury, #1-19
  • Night-Raven, #1-20
  • Ant-Man, #48-49

References

  • Hulk Comic at the Comic Book DB

Footnotes

  1. ^ from issue #47, with the "Weekly" being dropped later
  2. ^ Dr Scarabeus profile
  3. ^ Hulk Comic #20 at the Comic Book DB

External links

  • Night Raven fan page

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