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Comic Book: Avengers Annual

What This Book is About:
A yearly special offering of Avengers action!

Data Sheet:
Dates
Sep 1967 to Jan 1994
N/A
1

Characters most frequently found in this comic book:
In order of appearances.

Captain America
Captain America

(Steve Rogers)
Iron Man
Iron Man

(Tony Stark)
Thor
Thor

(Odinson)
Hawkeye
Hawkeye

(Clint Barton)
Scarlet Witch
Scarlet Witch

(Wanda Maximoff)
Wasp
Wasp

(Janet Van Dyne)

Comics Index

Total: 12

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Avengers Annual #1
3 stars

Avengers Annual #1

September 1967
"The Monstrous Master Plan of the Mandarin"
Script: Roy Thomas
Tony Stark is demonstrating some riot-control equipment at a prison when Arthur Parks (the Living Laser from Avengers #34-35) makes a bid for freedom. Iron Man stops him, but Parks disappears. Iron Man thinks that looked like the Mandarin's teleportation method, but Mandarin's supposed to be dead. [...]
Avengers Annual #2
3 stars

Avengers Annual #2

September 1968
".. And Time, The Rushing River"
Script: Roy Thomas
The Avengers return to the present from their journey to the past (in AVENGERS #56) and realize that no one in the street recognizes them. On arriving at their headquarters they receive an even bigger shock--the original Avengers--Hulk, Thor, Iron Man, Giant-Man and Wasp--are already there. [...]
Avengers Annual #6
4 stars

Avengers Annual #6

November 1976
"No final victory"
Script: Gerry Conway
This story continues from #153.The Avengers are in a wrecked lab in Avengers Mansion, standing over a fallen Golden Age Whizzer, when Scarlet Witch breaks through a wall with a bullet wound in her arm. She tells them that someone has found the Serpent Crown they lost in #149. [...]
Avengers Annual #7
4.5 stars

Avengers Annual #7

November 1977
"The final threat"
Script: Jim Starlin
Adam Warlock discovers Gamora dying on a planetoid. She tells him that Thanos left her to die because she discovered he was planning stellar genocide - to destroy all the stars and hence all the people in the universe. Then she dies, and Warlock takes her into his Soul Gem. [...]
Avengers Annual #8
4.5 stars

Avengers Annual #8

November 1978
"Spectrums of deceit"
Script: Roger Slifer
In Avengers Mansion Hank Pym has somewhat illadvisedly fashioned a large jewel for his wife Jan's birthday out of the fragments of Dr Spectrum's Power Prism (broken in Giant-Size Defenders #4). [...]
Avengers Annual #9
4 stars

Avengers Annual #9

November 1979
"Today the Avengers die"
Script: Bill Mantlo
The robot called Arsenal has repaired itself after its fight with the Avengers in Iron Man #114. Now its computer Mistress will send it against its foes again. We learn that the robot and computer were shut down for many years before Unicorn accidentally awoke them in IM#114. [...]
Avengers Annual #10
4.5 stars

Avengers Annual #10

November 1981
"By friends betrayed"
Script: Chris Claremont
In San Francisco Spider-Woman saves a female who falls from the Golden Gate Bridge. She realises the woman is unconscious, so someone must have thrown her off the bridge. Her glider wings aren''t enough to keep them both aloft, and eventually she has to swim to get them both ashore. [...]
Avengers Annual #11
4 stars

Avengers Annual #11

November 1982
"In honor's name"
Script: J. M. DeMatteis
The being known as Nebulon has been judged by the High Tribunal of his race for his multiple crimes of interference with Earth (as seen in various issue of Defenders). He is now exiled to Earth, restricted to the humanoid body he assumed, and reduced to less than half of his celestial power. [...]
Avengers Annual #15
4 stars

Avengers Annual #15

October 1986
"Betrayal"
Script: Danny Fingeroth
The issue opens with Hawkeye ranting because he struck out in the 1st annual East/West Coast Avengers baseball game. It''s being held in Kansas City Royals stadium, midway between the 2 coasts, to an audience of groundsmen. And it was all Clint Barton''s idea. [...]
Avengers Annual #16
4 stars

Avengers Annual #16

July 1987
"The Day Death Died!"
Script: Tom DeFalco
Continued from WEST COAST AVENGERS ANNUAL #2. [...]
Avengers Annual #18
3.5 stars

Avengers Annual #18

November 1989
"Avengers assembled"
Script: Michael Higgins
What has happened in the previous Annuals of this crossover event?Silver Surfer An#2 - Surfer accidentally caused the Deviant Priest-Lord Ghaur to reintegrate from the cloud of gas he was left in at the end of Eternals (1985). [...]
Avengers Annual #19
3.5 stars

Avengers Annual #19

September 1990
"Beat Me In St. Louis... (Part 5 of The Terminus Factor)"
Script: Dann Thomas
Story continued from AVENGERS WEST COAST ANNUAL #5.The gigantic Stage 5 Terminus is heading to the center of the North American continent, the better to drain all its energy at once. [...]