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Tag Archives: 1990s

Silver Age Classics: House of Secrets #92 (1992)

Purchase price: $1 I bought quite a few of these Silver Age Classics reprints when they first came out in 1992 and enjoyed them quite a bit.  When I recently … Continue reading

April 19, 2013 · 2 Comments

Grave Tales #3 (Feb. 1992)

Purchase price: $1 Nothing quite like writing the same review twice, and this is my second go around for Grave Tales #3.  The first version no one will ever read … Continue reading

April 17, 2013 · 1 Comment

Adventures of Superman #500 (June 1993)

Purchase price: $1 At one point this comic was a nice square-bound magazine with bright pages and a nice cardstock cover.  20 years later the binding is a little busted, … Continue reading

February 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Superman and Spiderman (1995)

Purchase price: $1 This comic is actually a reprint of Marvel Treasury #28 from July 1981; but why quibble over 14 years, right?  When I first saw this I knew … Continue reading

February 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Weird Science Fantasy #7 (May 1994)

Purchase price: $1 The top line of the cover says it all “Nostalgic 1950s EC Comics!”  If you come across something like that for a buck and don’t pick it … Continue reading

May 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

Vampirella’s Summer Nights (1992)

Purchase price: $1 Prior to reading this I’d heard the name Vampirella, but that was about it.  Hadn’t read any comics or magazines so I had no idea what she … Continue reading

April 4, 2012 · 3 Comments

Conan Saga #81 (Dec. 1993)

Purchase price: $1 I find comic magazines hard to resist; and when I say magazine I’m talking about the big (almost) 8 ½” X 11” magazines, not the standard comic … Continue reading

March 2, 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 Defenders #1 (March 1993)

Purchase price: $1 1993 is a little on the “new” side for what I like to review, but I guess it’s close to being 20 years old now.  *sigh* Why … Continue reading

February 1, 2012 · Leave a comment