Marvel Comics Presents #31
Early November 1989

Cover:

First Story: "Pharaoh's Legacy Pt.8: A Heart Attacked"

Credits: Howard Mackie (writer), Rick Buckler (breakdowns), Joe Rubinstein (finisher), Bill Oakley (letterer), Andy Yanchus (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Havok

Guest-Stars: Wolverine

Villains: Plasma, two trackers

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Second Story: "Panther's Quest Pt.19: Chances"

Credits: Don McGregor (writer), Gene Colan (artist), Tom Palmer (inker), Jade Moede (letterer), Mike Rockwitz (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters:  Black Panther

Supporting Characters: Zanti Chikane

Villains: Miyo Moshigo, Doeke Riebeeck, Eugene Van Der Merwe, Elmer Gore, Anton Pretorius

Other Characters: Sarah Slade

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Third Story: "Rise And Shine Pt.6: Operation Theater"

Credits: Doug Moench (writer), Paul Gulacy (artist/inker), Tim Harkins (letterer), Glynis Oliver (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Coldblood-7

Other Characters: Gina Dyson, Mako, Charles, Schirmer

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Fourth Story: "Having A Wild Weekend Pt.1: Having A Wild Weekend"

Credits: Michael Higgins (writer), Erik Larson (artist), Terry Austin (inker), Tim Harkins (letterer), Tom Vincent (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Excalibur (Captain Britain I, Meggan, Nightcrawler, Phoenix III, Shadowcat)

Supporting Characters: Lockheed

Villains: Arcade

Synopsis: (coming soon)




Marvel Comics Presents #32
Late November 1989

Cover:

First Story: "Having A Wild Weekend Pt.2: Dark Shadows"

Credits: Michael Higgins (writer), Erik Larson (artist), Terry Austin (inker), Tim Harkins (letterer), Tom Vincent (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Excalibur (Captain Britain I, Nightcrawler, Shadowcat)

Supporting Characters: Lockhead

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Second Story: "Panther's Quest Pt.20: Great Cat In The City Of Gold"

Credits: Don McGregor (writer), Gene Colan (artist), Tom Palmer (inker), Joe Rosen (letterer), Mike Rockwitz (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Black Panther

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Third Story: "Rise And Shine Pt.7: Grand Central Station"

Credits: Doug Moench (writer), Paul Gulacy (artist/inker), Tim Harkins (letterer), Glynis Oliver (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Coldblood-7

Other Characters: Gina Dyson, Mako, Cawthorn

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Fourth Story: "The Dreaded Deadline Doom"

Credits: Scott Lobdell (writer), Don Heck (artist), Dave Cockrum (inker), Diana Albers (letterer), Ken Feduniewicz (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Sunfire

Villains: Corrupter, Kishi Oramosha

Other Characters: Erin

Synopsis: (coming soon)




Marvel Comics Presents #33
Mid November 1989


Cover:

First Story: "Having A Wild Weekend Pt.3: One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest"

Credits: Michael Higgins (writer), Erik Larson (artist), Terry Austin (inker), Tim Harkins (letterer), Tom Vincent (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Excalibur (Captain Britain I, Shadowcat)

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Second Story: "Panther's Quest Pt.21: Losing Control"

Credits: Don McGregor (writer), Gene Colan (artist), Tom Palmer (inker), Joe Rosen (letterer), Mike Rockwitz (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Black Panther

Supporting Characters: Zanti Chikane

Villains: Doeke Riebeeck, Eugene Van Der Merwe

Other Characters:

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Third Story: "Rise And Shine Pt.8: The Maze"

Credits: Doug Moench (writer), Paul Gulacy (artist/inker), Tim Harkins (letterer), Glynis Oliver (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Coldblood-7

Other Characters: Mako, Schirmer, Gina Dyson, Charles

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Fourth Story: "Dying In Paradise"

Credits: Don McGregor (writer), Jim Lee (artist), Chris Ivy (inker), Marsha McGregor (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Namor

Synopsis: (coming soon)




Marvel Comics Presents #34
Late December 1989


Cover:

First Story: "Having A Wild Weekend Pt.4: Like A Housewife"

Credits: Michael Higgins (writer), Erik Larson (artist), Terry Austin (inker), Tim Harkins (letterer), Tom Vincent (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Excalibur (Meggan, Shadowcat, Captain Britain I)

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Second Story: "Panther's Quest Pt.22: Saying Goodbye"

Credits: Don McGregor (writer), Gene Colan (artist), Tom Palmer (inker), Joe Rosen (letterer), Mike Rockwitz (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Black Panther

Supporting Characters: Zanti Chikane

Villains: Eugene Van Der Merwe, Doeke Riebeeck

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Third Story: "Rise And Shine Pt.9: The Battlefield"

Credits: Doug Moench (writer), Paul Gulacy (artist/inker), Tim Harkins (letterer), Glynis Oliver (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Coldblood-7

Other Characters: Gina Dyson, Mako, Schirmer

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Fourth Story: "Past And Present Sins"

Credits: Sholly Fisch (writer), Jack Sparling (artist), Randy Emberlin (inker), Janice Chiang (letterer), Marcus McLaurin (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Captain America, Thin Man

Villains: Agent Axis (dies)

Synopsis: (coming soon)




Marvel Comics Presents #35
Mid November 1989


Cover:

First Story: "Having A Wild Weekend Pt.5: A Day At The Circus"

Credits: Michael Higgins (writer), Erik Larson (artist), Terry Austin (inker), Tim Harkins (letterer), Tom Vincent (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Excalibur (Nightcrawler, Shadowcat, Meggan)

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Second Story: "Panther's Quest Pt.23: Barriers"

Credits: Don McGregor (writer), Gene Colan (artist), Tom Palmer (inker), Joe Rosen (letterer), Mike Rockwitz (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Black Panther

Villains: Miyo Moshigo

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Third Story: "Rise And Shine Pt.10: The Killing Ground"

Credits: Doug Moench (writer), Paul Gulacy (artist/inker), Tim Harkins (letterer), Glynis Oliver (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Coldblood-7

Other Characters: Mako, Gina Dyson, Charles

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Fourth Story: "Gods R' Us"

Credits: Fabian Nicieza (writer), Erik Larson (artist), Al Gordon (inker), Agustin Mas (letterer), Chris Ivy (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Her

Other Characters: U'sr'prians

Synopsis: (coming soon)




Marvel Comics Presents #36
December 1989

Cover:

First Story: "Having A Wild Weekend Pt.6: Keep The Fire Burning"

Credits: Michael Higgins (writer), Erik Larson (artist), Terry Austin (inker), Tim Harkins (letterer), Tom Vincent (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Excalibur (Phoenix III, Shadowcat, Captain Britain I, Nightcrawler, Meggan)

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Second Story: "Panther's Quest Pt.24: Opponents"

Credits: Don McGregor (writer), Gene Colan (artist), Tom Palmer (inker), Joe Rosen (letterer), Mike Rockwitz (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Black Panther

Supporting Characters: Ramonda

Villains: Elmer Gore, Anton Pretorius

Comments: This Black Panther story is double-sized, leaving speace for two other stories

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Third Story: "Encounter In The Alley Of Death"

Credits: Jack C. Harris (writer), June Brigman (artist), Roy Richardson (inker), Jim Massara (letterer), Neil Yomtov (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Hellcat

Villains: Bartley

Other Characters: "Lady Blue"

Synopsis: (coming soon)





Marvel Comics Presents #37
Late December 1989

Cover:

First Story: "Having A Wild Weekend Pt.7: Dragon In Distress"

Credits: Michael Higgins (writer), Erik Larson (artist), Terry Austin (inker), Tim Harkins (letterer), Tom Vincent & Greg Wright (colorists), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Excalibur (Captain Britain I, Shadowcat, Meggan, Phoenix III, Nightcrawler)

Supporting Characters: Lockheed; Widget

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Credits: Don McGregor (writer), Gene Colan (artist), Tom Palmer (inker), Joe Rosen (letterer), Mike Rockwitz (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Black Panther

Supporting Characters: Ramonda, Ramonda's father (flashback only), T'Chaka (flashback only)

Villains: Elmer Gore; Anton Pretorius

Comments: This Black Panther story is double-sized, leaving speace for two other stories

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Third Story: "To Slay The Devil"

Credits: Dwight Zimmerman (writer), Rodney Ramos (artist), Jim Sanders (inker), Jack Morelli (letterer), Mike Rockwitz (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Devil-Slayer

Villains: Demons

Synopsis: (coming soon)




Marvel Comics Presents #38
Mid December 1989

Cover:

First Story: "Having A Wild Weekend Pt.8: There's No Place Like Home"

Credits: Michael Higgins (writer), Erik Larson (artist), Terry Austin (inker), Tim Harkins (letterer), Mike Rockwitz (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Excalibur (Captain Britain I, Phoenix III, Shadowcat, Meggan, Nightcrawler)

Supporting Characters: Lockheed, Widget

Villains: Arcade

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Second Story: "Stardust Miseries Pt.1: Something In The Air"

Credits: Michael Higgins (writer), Javier Saltares (artist), Jose Marzan (inker), Ken Lopez (letterer), Tom Vincent (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Wonder Man

Supporting Characters:

Guest-Stars: West Coast Avengers (Hawkeye, Vision, Scarlet Witch), Avengers (Thor, Iron Man, Captain America, Wasp, Giant-Man) (flashback only)

Villains: Enchantress, Baron Zemo I (flashback only), Executioner (flashback only), Grim Reaper (flashback only)

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Third Story: "Art For Art's Sake"

Credits: Bill Mumy (writer), Marshall Rogers (artist), Dan Adkins (inker), Jack Morelli (letterer), Kelly P. Corvese (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Hulk

Supporting Characters: Michael Berengetti

Other Characters: Mr. Gruska, Brian Newman, Michael's girlfriend

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Fourth Story: "Black Shadow! White Shadow! Pt.1: The Killing Ground"

Credits: Marv Wolfman (writer), John Buscema (artist), Phil Felix (letterer), Neil Yomtov (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Wolverine

Supporting Characters:

Villains:

Other Characters: Sergeant Wing, unnamed woman (also police officer)

Synopsis: (coming soon)




Marvel Comics Presents #39
Late December 1989

Cover:

First Story: "Black Shadow! White Shadow! Pt.2: The Shadows Strike"

Credits: Marv Wolfman (writer), John Buscema (artist), Phil Felix (letterer), Neil Yomtov (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Wolverine

Villains: Black Shadow/White Shadow

Other Characters: Mai, Hsiao, Ch'un, Sergeant Wing, D'nang, Hrosi

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Second Story: "Stardust Miseries Pt.2: Tonight's The Night"

Credits: Michael Higgins (writer), Javier Saltares (artist), Jose Marzan (inker), Ken Lopez (letterer), Tom Vincent (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Wonder Man

Guest-Stars: Beast

Villains: Enchantress (Amora Lorelei)

Other Characters: Ms Neville; Martin Scott

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Third Story: "All In The Family Pt.1: Mother's Day" [future story]

Credits: Bob Layton (writer/artist), John Workman (letterer), Brad Vancata (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Hercules

Other Characters: Arimathes, Skyppi (a skrull), Akooti, Malicon, Viperus, unnamed, unnamed, Recorder, Layana

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Fourth Story: "With Liberty And Justice For All"

Credits: Bill Mumy (writer), Aaron Lopresti (artist), Sam Grainger (inker), Agustin Mas (letterer), Evan Skolnick (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Spider-Man

Supporting Characters: Mary Jane Watson-Parker

Villains: Animal Rights Activists (unnamed (female), unnamed (male, got a brother who got a farm), unnamed, unnamed) (first appearance of all)

Other Characters:

Synopsis: (coming soon)




Marvel Comics Presents #40
Mid December 1989


Cover:

First Story: "Black Shadow! White Shadow! Pt.3: Honk Kong Inferno"

Credits: Marv Wolfman (writer), John Buscema (artist), Phil Felix (letterer), Neil Yomtov (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Wolverine

Villains: Black Shadow/White Shadow

Other Characters: Mai, Hsiao, Linn Chow (flashback only); Ch'un (flashback only)

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Second Story: "Stardust Miseries Pt.3: Some Enchanted Evening"

Credits: Michael Higgins (writer), Javier Saltares (artist), Jose Marzan (inker), Ken Lopez (letterer), Tom Vincent (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Wonder Man

Guest-Stars: Beast

Villains: Enchantress

Other Characters: Severinson

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Third Story: "All In The Family Pt.2: The Hit" [future story]

Credits: Bob Layton (witer/artist), John Workman (letterer), Brad Vancata (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Hercules

Other Characters: Recorder, Arimathes, Layana, Akooti, Malicon, Viperus, unnamed, unnamed

Synopsis: (coming soon)

Fourth Story: "Anything"

Credits: Scott Lobdell (wroter), Don Heck (artist), Jeff Alrecht (inker), Diana Albers (letterer), Ceryl Van Valkenberg (colorist), Terry Kavanagh (editor)

Featured Characters: Overmind

Other Characters: Mrs. Collins, Joe, Ted, Aarron, Gina

Synopsis: (coming soon)