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Cover to Silver Surfer #1

Silver Surfer is published by Marvel Comics. Price per issue is $3.99.

Publication Dates[]

Last Issue[]

Silver Surfer: Rebirth – Legacy #5: 03 Jan 2024

Current Issues[]

Giant-Size Silver Surfer #1: 10 Jul 2024

Next Issue[]

none scheduled


Currently series of limited series & one-shots.


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Recent Storylines[]

Giant-Size Silver Surfer #1[]

This is the current issue, and therefore no story information will be posted about this issue. Please check your local comic shop for copies of this issue.

Silver Surfer: Rebirth – Legacy #5[]

Silver Surfer: Rebirth – Legacy #4[]

Silver Surfer: Rebirth – Legacy #3[]

Silver Surfer: Rebirth – Legacy #2[]

Silver Surfer: Rebirth – Legacy #1[]

Silver Surfer: Ghost Light #5[]

Silver Surfer: Ghost Light #4[]

Silver Surfer: Ghost Light #3[]

Silver Surfer: Ghost Light #2[]

Silver Surfer: Ghost Light #1[]

Silver Surfer: Rebirth #5[]

Silver Surfer: Rebirth #4[]

Silver Surfer: Rebirth #3[]

Silver Surfer: Rebirth #2[]

Silver Surfer: Rebirth #1[]

Annihilation—Scourge: Silver Surfer #1[]

Silver Surfer: Black #5[]

Silver Surfer: Black #4[]

Silver Surfer: Prodigal Sun #1[]

Silver Surfer: Black #3[]

Silver Surfer: Black #2[]

Silver Surfer: Black #1[]

Silver Surfer Annual #1[]

Silver Surfer #14[]



Omnibus Hardcovers[]

Trade Paperbacks[]

  • Silver Surfer Epic Collection, vol. 5: The Return of Thanos - Collects vol. 2 #24-38 & Silver Surfer: The Enslavers. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781302948290
  • Silver Surfer Epic Collection, vol. 6: Thanos Quest - Collects vol. 2 #39-50 & Annual #3, plus Thanos Quest #1-2. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781302911867
  • Silver Surfer Epic Collection, vol. 9: Resurrection - Collects vol. 2 #76-84 & Annual #6, plus Silver Surfer/Warlock: Resurrection #1-4 & Secret Defenders #9-10. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781302925079
  • Silver Surfer Epic Collection, vol. 14: Sun Rise and Shadow Fall - Collects vol. 2 #139-146, ½ & Annual '98, plus Galactus the Devourer #1-6 & Silver Surfer: Loftier Than Mortals #1-2. - SEP230930 - WorldCat - ISBN 9781302953355

  • Silver Surfer: Devolution - Collects vol. 4 #1-5. "The Sentinel of the Spaceways walks the Earth once more, a stranger feared by many. Only the High Evolutionary understands his true potential, but the Evolutionary's mysterious grand design may cost the Surfer everything and change the cosmic balance forever! He's traded blows with Thor and matched wits with Mephisto - but can the herald of Galactus survive the judgment of Norrin Radd, the man within the Silver Surfer?" - WorldCat - ISBN 9780785156659 - - Kindle
  • Silver Surfer, vol. 1: New Dawn - Collects vol. 5 #1-5. "The universe is big. Bigger than you could ever imagine. And the Silver Surfer, lone sentinel of the skyways, is about to discover that the best way to see it … is with someone else. Meet Dawn Greenwood, the Earth girl who's challenged the Surfer to go beyond the boundaries of the known universe - into the strange, the new, and the utterly fantastic! Who is the Never Queen? How is the universe's future tied into her very existence? And why is she trying to destroy the Surfer? And when the Surfer tries to return Dawn home, he gets swept into a strange battle against Shuma-Gorath alongside Dr. Strange, the Hulk and more! The problem is, to stop Shuma-Gorath, Dawn will have to pay the price … with her life." - WorldCat - ISBN 0785188789 - Kindle
  • Silver Surfer, vol. 2: Worlds Apart - Collects vol. 5 #6-10. "Everything up until now was chance and fate, but now it’s decided. Dawn has earned her spot on the board, and she and the Surfer are going to explore the universe together. And the universe holds many wonders – including Planet Prime, the most perfect planet in the universe; a lone lighthouse, floating in the void at the edge of all space and time; and an unlikely planet with a population of 666 billion beings…each from a different race! But can they survive the threats of Warrior One, the Greatest Monster in the Galaxy, and a very strange spacefaring family? And witness the Silver Surfer’ soul laid bare in a cosmic clash unlike any you have ever seen!" - WorldCat - ISBN 9780785188797 - Kindle
  • Silver Surfer, vol. 3: Last Days - Collects vol. 5 #11-15. "Time ran out, and the Marvel Universe died. From the edge of Battleworld to the outskirts of infinity, every planet and star was expunged. Every life force extinguished. There are no survivors — except the Surfer, Dawn, and Toomie. How did they cheat death? And more important, can they figure out a way to bring everything back? Given unheralded new power, the Surfer is tasked with remaking the entire universe! From the laws of physics to the origins of life itself, what strange new cosmos will Norrin Radd will into being? Meanwhile, Dawn has a far less intimidating task: All she has to rebuild is Earth!" - WorldCat - ISBN 9780785197379
  • Silver Surfer, vol. 4: Citizen of Earth - Collects vol. 6 #1-6. "Everything changes for the Silver Surfer! He’s taken Dawn Greenwood to the end of the universe, and now it’s time to show her the most fantastic planet of all: Earth! But how will this trip lead to a fight with the ever-lovin’ blue-eyed Thing? Who is Alicia Masters, and why has the Surfer never mentioned her to Dawn? And what action could put him in the sights of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes?" - WorldCat - ISBN 9780785199694
  • Silver Surfer, vol. 5: Power Greater Than Cosmic - Collects vol. 6 #7-14. "The Surfer and Dawn are back out in space and back in trouble! But at the universe's slickest space casino, Norrin Radd is going all-in – and the stakes have never been this cosmic! When our heroes are accidentally swallowed by Jumbonox the Giganormous, their only hope is a society of sentient macro-microorganisms…who, by no fault of their own, might just be the deadliest disease in the universe! And on the hauntingly beautiful world of Inkandesha, the spacefaring couple might completely lose themselves! But will they finally be torn apart by the vengeful Warrior Zero – or a certain former master? Because there's only one reason the Silver Surfer would ever serve Galactus again…if the universe itself hung in the balance!" - WorldCat - ISBN 9780785199700
  • Silver Surfer: Black - Collects Black #1-5. "To beat back oblivion and avoid losing himself to the darkness, the Sentinel of the Spaceways must call on all his inner light to save his own soul! With his Power Cosmic fading and the all-consuming darkness descending, will help come in the form of an unexpected ally? When the Surfer discovers something with the potential power to turn the tide, is he prepared to pay the terrible price for awakening it? And how does the Surfer’s predicament tie in to the sinister world of symbiotes?" - JUL200697
  • Silver Surfer Rebirth - Collects Rebirth #1-5. "When the Reality Gem is stolen from safekeeping by an unknown antagonist, the resulting chaos attracts the attention of Thanos — and the Mad Titan seeks the aid of the Surfer to recover the gem! As reality fractures around them, Norrin must do the unthinkable and ally himself with his bitter enemy. The unlikely duo will cross paths with familiar faces — including Nebula, Jack of Hearts, Galactus and the original (and long-dead) Kree Captain Mar-Vell! But will even the awesome power of the Silver Surfer and Thanos be enough to restore order to the Marvel Universe? Or will doing so mean a galaxy where the Surfer never existed?" - WorldCat - ISBN 9781302932213 - Kindle
  • Silver Surfer: Ghost Light - Collects Ghost Light #1-5. "Toni Brooks and her family have moved into the quiet town of Sweetwater. But nothing is quite what it seems with their new home. What mystery did Toni and her family unravel that would summon the Sentinel of the Spaceways, the Silver Surfer?! The Surfer thought he buried his friend, the human named Al Harper, years ago - but he thought wrong! Can the Surfer save Al from succumbing to his newfound cosmic abilities? And who - or what - transformed Al into the otherworldly Ghost Light?" - JUN231112 - WorldCat - ISBN 9781302933043
  • Silver Surfer: Rebirth – Legacy - Collects Rebirth – Legacy #1-5. "The Sentinel of the Spaceways has taken Genis-Vell, son of the late Kree Captain Mar-Vell, under his wing - but even the Power Cosmic can't replace the love of a lost father! The Surfer knows something that might be able to soothe a broken heart, but is it worth a clash with Adam Warlock and the Infinity Watch? As Genis ends up unstuck in time, all hope lies with...Thanos?!" - JAN240862 - WorldCat - ISBN 9781302947910


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Creative Team[]

Volumes 5 & 6[]

Writer: Dan Slott. Artist/Covers: Michael Allred.

Publishing History[]

  • Volume 1: #1-18, 1968-1970
  • Volume 2: #1-146, 1987-1998
  • Volume 3: #1-14, 2003-2004
  • Volume 4: #1-5, 2011
  • Volume 5: #1-15, 2014-2015
  • Volume 6: #1-14, 2016-2017
  • various mini-series: 2019 to present

Future Publication Dates[]

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