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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

Fantastic Four #238 (Jan. 1982)

Purchase price: $1 Does John Byrne’s run on Fantastic Four rank up there with Miller Daredevil, Moore Swamp Thing, or Simonson Thor?  Arguably definitive turns with not only those particular … Continue reading

March 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Avengers #187 (Sept. 1978)

Purchase price: $1 Ah, the Avengers.  I just never seem to tire of reading about these guys, regardless of who is in the lineup.  This time we seem to have … Continue reading

April 6, 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

Avengers #181 (March 1978)

Purchase price: $1 Yet another overly dramatic Avengers cover lures you into this exciting issue.  There are about two dozen super do-gooders surrounding one government liaison, Gyrich, who declares “Seven … Continue reading

December 29, 2011 · Leave a comment