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The Avengers (1963) - #256
"This Power Unleashed!"

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Roger L. Stern

John Buscema
Thomas 'Tom' Palmer Sr.

Thomas 'Tom' Palmer Sr.

Christie Scheele - 'Max'

James R. 'Jim' Novak

Mark Gruenwald

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John Buscema
Thomas 'Tom' Palmer Sr.

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Cover Date: June 1985
Cover Price: US $ 0.65

Issue Tagline: ... Into The Savage Land!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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Letters Column: Avengers Assemble!

The Avengers still recovering from Vision's attempt to take over the world elect a new leader. Captain Marvel tries to find a way to cope with her capture by space pirates. Finally, the team investigates a mysterious shipwreck.

Reprinted/Collected in:
40 Years of the Avengers (2006) DVD-ROM
The Avengers (1963) TPB
Die Rächer (1979) #16

Hercules gets a new costume.
Wasp elected leader of the Avengers.
Black Knight joins the Avengers.
1st appearance of Terminus (Jorro).
New cover logo.

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Skunge (Marvel)
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Terminus (02 - Jorro)
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Avengers (Marvel)(01 - Original Team)
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