David Lapham

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  • 1st appearance of X-O Armor (commando class sentient weaponry)
  • Issue includes coupons to be complete
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  • 1st team appearance of the Renegades (Harbinger Resistance Group)
  • 1st appearance of Sting (Peter Stanchek)
  • 1st appearance of Zephyr (Faith Herbert)
  • 1st appearance of Torque, Flamingo and Kris
  • 1st team appearance of the Eggbreakers
  • Issue is incomplete if missing the Mail-Away Coupon (interior) for Harbinger #0 pink cover variant
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  • 1st appearance of Rock
  • 1st appearance of Swallow
  • 1st appearance of Sparrow
  • Warning: Check for Mail-Away Coupon (Interior)
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  • 1st appearance of Ax
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  • 4th issue of Harbinger
  • Warning: Check for Mail-Away Coupon (Interior)
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  • 5th issue of Harbinger
  • Warning: Check for Mail-Away Coupon (Interior)
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  • 1st full appearance and origin of Shadowman
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  • Death of Torque
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  • 1st appearance of Sosa the Soul Eater
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  • Reimagined origin of Magnus the Robot Fighter
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  • 1st team appearance of H.A.R.D Corps -Harbinger Active Resistance Division
  • Gunslinger (leader), Shakespeare, Maniac, Hammerhead (original members)
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  • 1st full appearance and origin of Bloodshot
  • 1st appearance and origin of the second Rai
  • Critical issue that connected stories within the Valiant Universe
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  • Cover homage of the Dark Knight Returns
  • 1st solo story featuring Zephyr (Faith Herbert)
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  • Variant pink cover available to fans who sent in coupons from Harbinger issues #1-#6
  • Origin of Sting, Peter Stanchek
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  • Introduction of the Defiant Universe, created by Jim Shooter: Plasm, War Dancer, Charlemagne Prudence & Caution, The Good Guys and Glory
  • Acetate cover
  • Promotional giveaway presented at the 1993 Sixth Annual Capital City Sales conference
  • Limited to 1,000 copies, signed by Jim Shooter
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  • Introduction to Jim Shooter's publishing company, Defiant
  • Scarce, standalone edition with one staple
  • Plasm #0 was largely distributed as an insert glued into the Previews catalog which is evident by the condition of the spine
  • There are an unknown but presumably scarce quantity of copies in circulation that were not distributed this way and can be identified by having one staple holding the pages together
  • It is thought that this particular version was given away by Shooter and others associated with Defiant
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  • One-shot, 16-page issue from the short-lived publisher Defiant, led by Jim Shooter
  • Three copies of this issue exist, one with a gold foil stamp, another with a silver foil stamp and a valuable edition without a stamp (pictured)
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  • Premiere Issue
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  • First comic book published by Bad Idea (disguised as the 1st comic book by Buttoned Up Comics)
  • 1st appearance of Captain Fab
  • 1st appearance of Tankers in a pin-up
  • Multiple Easter Eggs in the book to be revealed in later published issues
  • Bad Idea partnered with 200 comic shops who were each anonymously mailed one copy of Hero Trade with no indication of who it was from
  • Many stores dismissed it entirely while four stores ordered additional copies
  • There are approximately 250 copies in circulation
  • Hero Trade has sold for an all-time high of $3,200 graded 9.8
  • Bad Idea's executive team is: Dinesh Shamdasani (producer of the Bloodshot movie), Warren Simons (former editor at Marvel), Josh Johns and Atom Freeman
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  • 16-page, black and white one-shot introducing hero, Hank Howard in a neo-noir adventure
  • Limited availability at participating comic shop
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  • This comic is actually two separate issues telling the same story but from different perspectives - Passive and the other, Aggressive
  • The story takes place in the same universe introduced in the Hero Trade
  • Both covers are identical including the back cover but the interiors are different
  • PASSIVE was distributed to the west part of the country and is two pages longer than Aggressive
  • Values listed are for the Passive edition which is said to be 3x rarer than Aggressive
  • Collectors can obtain the copy that was not delivered to their geographical location by redeeming their Final Five pre-order sticker to Bad Idea plus $7.99 for shipping
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  • This comic is actually two separate issues telling the same story but from different perspectives - Passive and the other, Aggressive
  • The story takes place in the same universe introduced in the Hero Trade
  • Both covers are identical including the back cover but the interiors are different
  • AGGRESSIVE was distributed to the east part of the country and is two pages shorter than Passive
  • Values listed are for the Aggressive edition
  • Collectors can obtain the copy that was not delivered to their geographical location by redeeming their Final Five pre-order sticker to Bad Idea plus $7.99 for shipping
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  • Standalone reprint of a story originally printed as a backup feature in Eniac #1
  • Limited to 50 copies
  • Sent randomly to collectors who redeemed a ‘final five’ sticker that was obtained by pre-ordering Bad Idea’s final solicited titles
  • Stickers were redeemed to receive the Passive edition of Passive/Aggressive