Gold Key Archives, Volume 5 was the fifth volume of the Gold Key Archives, a set of omnibus reprints of the Gold Key Comics series of comic books originally published from 1967-1979.

The volume was printed on slick white paper, hardbound, with high-quality restoration and recoloring by Digikore Design Limited. It contained new cover artwork by Michael Stribling and an introduction by Bjo Trimble. Original cover painter George Wilson was featured in the back, this time with his cover paintings for reprinted issues of Gold Key: "The Planet of No Return" (#29, which reprinted the interior of #1); "The Peril of Planet Quick Change" (#35, which reprinted the interior of #4); and "The Ghost Planet" (#37, which reprinted the interior of #5).

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“When the entity claims to be the God of the Sun, I loved Kirk’s thought balloon: ‘You’re also a warp four loony!’” – from the introduction by Bjo Trimble
Boldly going… where it all started! Presenting the first comic book adventures of the U.S.S. Enterprise and her crew! Fully remastered with new colors, volume 5 collects issues #25–28 and #30–31.

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IDW collections The John Byrne Collection100-Page Spectacular (20112012Winter 2012) • The New Adventures (Volume 1Volume 2Volume 3Volume 4Volume 5) • The Missions Continue
Archive material Star Trek Archives (Best of Peter DavidBest of the BorgBest of Gary SevenBest of DS9Best of Captain KirkBest of Alternate Universes) • Best of KlingonsStar Trek Omnibus (Volume 1Volume 2The Original SeriesMovie Omnibus) • Motion Picture Trilogy100-Page Spectacular (Summer 2012Gold Key) • Newspaper Comics (Volume 1Volume 2) • The Stardate Collection (Volume 1Volume 2) • Gold Key Archives (Volume 1Volume 2Volume 3Volume 4Volume 5) • Classic UK Comics (Volume 1Volume 2Volume 3)

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