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Monthly Archives: February, 2012

Who’s Who #20 (Oct. 1986)

Purchase price: $1 I have an odd, inexplicable fascination with this DC series.  When it first came out I bought new issues each month religiously and read the write up … Continue reading

February 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Secret Society of Super-Villains #9 (Sept. 1977)

Purchase price: $1 This is one of those titles I look at think “Did someone really publish this, or is it just a joke?”  Was there a trend at one … Continue reading

February 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

OMAC #5 (June 1975)

Purchase price: $1 During one of my recent dollar box hunts I came across this issue of OMAC #5.  At first I was all excited because I’d never read OMAC … Continue reading

February 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Daredevil #136 (Aug 1976)

Purchase price: $1 There aren’t many comic fans out there who don’t love Daredevil when Frank Miller is penning the stories, and rightly so.  Personally I think ol’ horn head … Continue reading

February 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Darkseid vs. Galactus: The Hunger (1995)

Purchase price: $1 This is a nice square bound format book co-published by DC and Marvel that originally came out the same year my involvement with comics tailed off to … Continue reading

February 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Secret Wars #12 (Apr. 1984)

Purchase price: $1 Wow.  The bright pink cover really stands out doesn’t it?  Not necessarily in a good way either. Like the previously reviewed Super Powers by DC, Secret Wars … Continue reading

February 17, 2012 · 2 Comments

Werewolf By Night #35 (Nov. 1975)

Purchase price: $1 This title always struck me as being one of those oddball titles that were more of a joke than a good comic, much less a classic.  Frank … Continue reading

February 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Super Powers #3 (Nov. 1986)

Purchase price: $1 Super Powers gives comic books a bad name. I remember mentioning in this column a few weeks back that I liked the Jack Kirby ad for Super … Continue reading

February 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

Commissioner Gordon #1 (Dec. 2010)

Purchase price: .75 cents If you’ve given this site even a cursory glance you know I’m an old comic kind of guy; I think 1995 is the most recent comic … Continue reading

February 10, 2012 · Leave a comment