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in: Comics, 1972, 1972, October Bronze-Age, Warlock Vol 1, Roy Thomas/Editor-in-Chief, Eli Katz/Cover Artist, Roy Thomas/Writer, Mike Friedrich/Writer, John Buscema/Penciler, Tom Sutton/Penciler, Eli Katz/Penciler, Tom Sutton/Inker, Roy Thomas/Editor, Man-Beast (Earth-616)/Quotes, Adam Warlock (Earth-616)/Appearances, Jason Grey (Earth-616)/Appearances, David Carter (Earth-616)/Appearances, Ellie Roberts (Earth-616)/Appearances, Edward Roberts (Earth-616)/Appearances, Man-Beast (Earth-616)/Appearances, New Men/Appearances, Kohbra (Earth-616)/Appearances, Monck (Earth-616)/Appearances, Herbert Wyndham (Earth-616)/Appearances, Astrella Carpenter (Earth-616)/Appearances, Peter Parker (Counter-Earth) (Earth-616)/Appearances, Los Angeles Police Department (Earth-616)/Minor Appearances, United States Air Force (Earth-616)/Minor Appearances, Richard Nixon (Counter-Earth) (Earth-616)/Minor Appearances, Wikipedia:Leonid Brezhnev/Minor Appearances, Wikipedia:Mao Zedong/Minor Appearances, Rex Carpenter (Earth-616)/Appearances, Counter-Earth (High Evolutionary)/Appearances, Washington, D.C./Minor Appearances, White House/Minor Appearances, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics/Minor Appearances, China/Minor Appearances, Soul Gem/Appearances

Warlock Vol 1 2


Warlock Vol 1 2

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Quote1 Fool! How dare you flaunt MY will - the will of Man-Beast? Quote2
-- Man-Beast

Appearing in "Count-Down for Counter-Earth!"Edit

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Synopsis for "Count-Down for Counter-Earth!"Edit

Continued from last issue...

Man-Beast uses his cape to teleport Warlock and himself. Man-Beast tries to make Warlock his Ally and shows him, that even his friends will deny him thus trying to break his Soul, as all of his friends deny knowing him, thus betraying Warlock, he decides, that Counter-Earth must be purged of evil by force. Warlock lashes out and destroys a skyscraper building by "Nations United". Warlock destroys a jet and kills the pilot by destroying his parachute, this is the first time Warlock has killed anybody. The military uses an atom bomb against Warlock. He than kills the Presidents of the USA, Russia and China. Warlock snaps out of his rage as he is about to kill his friends, they somehow merge and the Man-Beast appears, revealing, that it was all an illusion to shatter Warlock's soul, thus creating evil in him. The Prophet's Sister's Name is revealed to be Astrella. As Warlock tries to follow the mental energies of the Man-Beast Rex Carpenter is seen in the crowd, unbeknoewnst to Warlock Man-Beast is taking over Carpenter at that moment.

  • Plot by Thomas, script by Friedrich.
  • Layouts by Buscema, finishes by Sutton, Kane is credited as "spiritual advisor."
  • No colouring or lettering credits.
  • Reprinted in Marvel Masterworks: Warlock # 1

  • No trivia.

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