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Monthly Archives: March, 2013

Savage Sword of Conan #116 (Sept. 1985)

Purchase price: $1 It’s too bad comic magazines have fallen by the wayside.  I like the larger format because, not only is it nice to hold the big comic, it … Continue reading

March 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ka-Zar #5 (Sept. 1974)

Purchase price: $1 I have previously reviewed the newer Ka-Zar title, Ka-Zar the Savage, and found it to be pretty good despite being a thinly veiled rip-off of Tarzan.  When … Continue reading

March 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Tomb of Dracula #20 (May 1974)

Purchase price: $1 Marvel must have over-printed this issue in 1974 because every time I visit the comic store recently Tomb of Dracula #20 is always in the dollar box.  … Continue reading

March 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Our Army at War #243 (Mar. 1972)

Purchase price: $1 That’s quite a cover isn’t it?  Sgt. Rock captured by toy soldier with bright red rosy cheeks?  If this is reflective of the story inside you have … Continue reading

March 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Thing #1 (July 1983)

Purchase price: $1 Man, who did this cover?  It’s a total disaster and I’m not just talking about the building laying around our ever lovin’ blue eyed hero.  His arms … Continue reading

March 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Legion of Super-Heroes #309 (Mar. 1984)

Purchase price: $1 First things first.  This has to be among the most unattractive covers I’ve ever seen.  It’s not just the splotchy oranges that make up the background, or … Continue reading

March 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Marvel Double Feature #6 (Oct. 1974)

Purchase price: $1 Here’s a title that can’t be beat by true comic fans; a Captain America story followed by an Iron Man tale, all in the same issue.  Make … Continue reading

March 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Warlord #44 (Apr 1981)

Purchase price: $1 Previously I’ve mentioned that I’ve grown to like Warlord much more now than I did when new issues were being published (because I NEVER read Warlord back … Continue reading

March 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Exclusive Collectors’ Edition: Spider-Man (1980)

Purchase price: $1 Typically not many collectors are going to pick up something with “Free with the purchase of Aim®” splashed across the cover.  Also, when something says “Exclusive Collectors’ … Continue reading

March 11, 2013 · Leave a comment