The Fantastic Four #9

Stan Lee // Jack Kirby
December 1962

This ish has enough small pleasures to trump a silly plot in which arch-villain Namor rigs a film shoot w/ deathtraps. He’s vying w/ the Thing for best FF character; here they fight mano a mano (Namor wins on a technicality—booo!). Also clever: the Four go bankrupt, forcing them to earn a living!

last issue: The Fantastic Four #8
next issue: The Fantastic Four #10

also indexed for Dec. ’62
Journey into Mystery #87: Thor

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One Response to “The Fantastic Four #9”

  1. X-Statix #9 | Index Indigo Says:

    […] visit to Hollywood—in the ’60s a standard plot, & perfect for this mag. It advances the love triangle btw Venus DM, Mr. Sensitive, & […]

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