Graham Crackers - 2011
Contest!  |  Add New Content  |  Top Issues  |  Register  |  Marketplace  |  Forums  |  Request a Feature  |  Help  |  Mobile  |  Home
 

Login
Username:  
Password:  
   

Register for free
More ComicBookDB: Facebook Twitter
Search:
   
   
   

  Search by Cover Date

Browse:
  Titles
  Creators
  Characters
  Groups
  Story Arcs
  Publishers
  Imprints
  TPBs/HCs
  Podcasts
  Awards
  Members
  Contributors
  Public Collections
  Public User Lists

Last 10 titles added:
  1. Youthful Romances (1950)
  2. Youthful Love Romances (...
  3. The Mighty World Of Marv...
  4. Smallville: Chaos (2014)
  5. Daring Love (1952)
  6. Batman: The Jiro Kuwata ...
  7. The Visionary (2014)
  8. The Blender (2013)
  9. Megawatt (2013)
  10. Youthful Hearts (1952)
   View All

Last 10 creators added:
  1. Bob Mack
  2. Cy Heusing
  3. Mary Lou Apter
  4. Gloria Buffetti
  5. George Ungar
  6. Ken Staniforth
  7. Joseph Szokoli
  8. Jeane Wong
  9. Missy Woodward
  10. Matthew Neil D'Ambrosio
   View All

Last 10 characters added:
  1. McCord, Woodrow
  2. Inspector Canardo
  3. El (DC)(Smallville), Jor...
  4. Olsen (DC)(Smallville), ...
  5. Blue Beetle (DC)(Smallvi...
  6. Mr. Terrific (DC)(Smallv...
  7. Eclipso (DC)(Smallville)
  8. Wonder Woman (DC)(Smallv...
  9. Mr. Majestic (DC)(Smallv...
  10. Zatanna (DC)(Smallville)
   View All


   
Ms. Marvel (1977) - #16
"The Deep Deadly Silence!"
Marvel


Change this cover
or add a variant
  Writer(s):
Chris Claremont

Penciller(s):
Jim Mooney

Inker(s):
Frank Springer

Colorist(s):
Janice Cohen

Letterer(s):
Richard 'Rick' Parker
Gaspar Saladino - 'Gaspar'

Editor(s):
Archie Goodwin

Cover Artist(s):
Terry Austin
David Emmett 'Dave' Cockrum
 

Rating (out of 10):
6.4
from 5 votes

You must be logged in to vote!



Other members' collections
  This issue is in 115 collections.

  This issue is available for sale/trade

Toolbox
Edit this Issue
Clone this Issue
View this issue's contribution history
Clone the creators of this issue
Clone the characters of this issue
Suggest a podcast for this issue




   

Search for 'Ms. Marvel' on Amazon

Cover Date: April 1978
Cover Price: US $ 0.35

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

Story Arc(s):    Add/remove story arcs to this issue

Synopsis:
Before Ms. Marvel dives into the ocean after Tiger Shark and Namorita, she heads to Avengers Mansion for help. Unfortunately, a misunderstanding with Beast leads to a brief fight, before the Scarlet Witch halts the fight long enough for Ms. Marvel to provide an explanation. The Scarlet Witch decides to trust her request to use the Avengers’ lab, and Ms. Marvel works there all night, adapting her knowledge of Kree science to the materials in the lab to fashion a sensor module that can track Tiger Shark and a metabolic converter serum that will allow her to breathe underwater for ninety minutes.

Ms. Marvel follows the sensor module two miles underwater to the wreck of the World War II U.S. destroyer Sumter, where Tiger Shark swims up behind her and attacks. She finds Namorita chained up inside the ship but has no time to rescue her. Swimming away for some distance, she twists away from one of the Sumter’s torpedoes that Tiger Shark threw at her, and it connects with a rock formation and explodes, disturbing a giant squid that also attacks her. Wrapped up in its tentacles, she’s just able to reach her flare pack and set off a light burst that terrifies the squid into retreating, squirting its ink cloud as it flees. The black cloud also blinds Tiger Shark, and Ms. Marvel presses her advantage. Finally, her superior fighting techniques get the best of Tiger Shark’s brute strength, and she cuts off the blood flow to his brain mere seconds before her metabolic converter serum runs out. As Tiger Shark falls unconscious, Ms. Marvel also begins to drown.

She wakes up later aboard an Atlantean cruiser. Namorita had been able to free herself and, impressed by the surface dweller’s concern for her, got her into an air pocket aboard the destroyer while she went for help. And since she reckons Ms. Marvel saved her life, it was only fair that she return the favor.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Essential Ms. Marvel (2007) TPB vol. 01

Characters:    Add/remove characters to this issue
An image for Beast (Marvel) exists Beast (Marvel)
Annie Christopher
An image for Ms. Marvel (Marvel)(01 - Carol Danvers) exists Ms. Marvel (Marvel)(01 - Carol Danvers)
An image for Mystique (Marvel) exists Mystique (Marvel)
  An image for Namorita (Marvel) exists Namorita (Marvel)
An image for Scarlet Witch (Marvel) exists Scarlet Witch (Marvel)
An image for Tiger Shark (Marvel) exists Tiger Shark (Marvel)
An image for Wundarr exists Wundarr

Groups:    Add/remove groups to this issue
Atlanteans (Marvel)

Reviews: There are no reviews for this issue. - Add your review



Multiple Stories in this Issue

Add a story to this issue



Multiple stories do not exist for this issue.



   




© 2005-2014 ComicBookDB.com - Terms and Conditions - Privacy Policy Special thanks to Brian Wood for the ComicBookDB.com logo design