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The Avengers (1963) - #28
"Among Us Walks... A Goliath!"

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Stan 'The Man' Lee - 'Stanley Martin Lieber'

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Stan 'The Man' Lee - 'Stanley Martin Lieber'

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Frank Giacoia
Jack 'King' Kirby
Sam Rosen

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Cover Date: May 1966
Cover Price: US $ 0.12

Issue Tagline: Back At Last! Giant-Man!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue

There are other versions of this issue in the database:
The Avengers (1963) #28 Marvel Legends Reprint

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Letters Column: Avengers Assemble!

Hank Pym asks for the Avengers' help in finding the Wasp. She has been captured and her captor has dispatched an agent to bring him the rest of the team. Giant-man joins the Avengers, only to be captured alongside them and then face the fury of the Beetle, their captor's agent, upon trying to escape. The Avengers defeat the Beetle and his master, freeing Wasp, but at the expense of Giant-man's health.

Reprinted/Collected in:
40 Years of the Avengers (2006) DVD-ROM
The Avengers (1963) Omnibus HC vol. 01
The Avengers (1963) #28 (Marvel Legends Reprint)
Avengers: The Many Faces of Henry Pym (2012) TPB
Essential Avengers (2000) TPB vol. 02
Marvel Masterworks (1987) #27
Marvel Masterworks: The Avengers (2003) HC vol. 03
Marvel Masterworks: The Avengers (2003) TPB vol. 03
Marvel Triple Action (1972) #22

In this issue, Hank Pym changes his alter-ego name; appearing as Giant-Man in the beginning, he receives a new costume from the Scarlet Witch, and begins to use the alias Goliath.

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