John Romita Jr.

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  • Funeral of Gwen Stacy
  • Battle of Spider-Man vs Luke Cage
  • Luke Cage references DC: we ain't all rich playboys like Bruce Wayne
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  • 1st appearance of The Danvers Family: Joseph, Marie, Joseph Jr.
  • 1st appearance of Sapper
  • 1st appearance of Golden Blade
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  • 1st appearance of Arsenal (Alpha), a robot developed by Allied World War II scientists and Howard Stark, Tony's father
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  • Death of Count Nefaria
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  • "Demon in a Bottle" part 5
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  • "Demon in a Bottle" part 7
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  • 3rd appearance of Black Cat
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  • 1st appearance of Madame Web
  • [🚨 Key Issue Alert sent September 2019 - the writers of Morbius have reportedly been tapped to write a Madame Web movie]
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  • Marriage of Peter Parker and Gwen Stacy
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Hydro-Man
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  • 1st full appearance of Sabra
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  • 1st full team appearance of the Soviet Super-Soldiers: Darkstar, Crimson Dynamo, Ursa Major and Vanguard
  • *debuting in Black Widow, Olivier Richters, the Dutch Giant has dropped multiple subtle hints at what seems to be his role as Ursa Major
  • 1st appearance of Pieter Phobos
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  • 'Doomquest' part one - a two-issue series that established Dr. Doom as a major foe of Iron Man and also one who has many formidable similarities to Tony Stark
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  • Classic battle of Iron Man vs Dr. Doom
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  • 1st appearance of Firestar (not in regular continuity)
  • Comic book adapted from the cartoon series that ran from 1981-1986
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  • 1st appearance of Captain Marvel, Monica Rambeau later becomes Photon, then Spectrum
  • [December 2019 - photos from the set of WandaVision confirm Monica Rambeau will be in the Disney+ series as an adult]
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  • "Nothing Can Stop the Juggernaut" part 1
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  • 1st limited series published by Marvel Comics
  • 1st appearance of Blitkrieger
  • 1st full appearance of the Collective Man
  • 1st appearance of Shamrock
  • 1st appearance of Defensor
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  • "Nothing Can Stop the Juggernaut" part 2
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  • Death of Tarantula
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  • 1st appearance of the Hobgoblin, Roderick Kingsley
  • *a complete issue includes the ‘Tattooz' giveaway insert, found between the final page and the back cover
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  • 1st appearance of Hobgoblin
  • No Tattooz insert
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  • 1st appearance of Hobgoblin
  • 4-page interior Mark Jewelers advertisement, printed on paper stock and bound into the centerfold
  • Distributed to stores near military bases or on-site
  • Approximately only 5% of the print run included these advertisements
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  • $0.75 Canadian price variant
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  • 2nd appearance of the Hobgoblin
  • 1st battle of Spider-Man vs the Hobgoblin
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  • 3rd appearance of the Hobgoblin, a stand-in named Lefty Donovan brainwashed by the original Hobgoblin
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  • Death of Hobgoblin, Lefty Donovan, a thug hired by the second Hobgoblin, Roderick Kingsley
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  • 1st appearance of Valerie Cooper, a government official for mutant regulatory practices (inspired the formation of X-Factor)
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  • 1st appearance of Leech
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  • 1st appearance of the Black Queen, Selene
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  • 1st appearance of Forge, mutant ability to comprehend and build nearly anything technological
  • 1st appearance of Naze, a Cheyenne mystic and mentor to Forge
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  • 1st appearance of Nimrod, an advanced sentinel from an alternate timeline
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  • 1st appearance of Firestar in mainstream continuity, previously appeared in the comic book adaptation of the animated series 'Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends'
  • James Proudstar appears in the classic Thunderbird costume
  • [June 2020 - Firestar rumored to appear in the MCU]
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  • 1st team appearance of Andrea and Andreas Strucker (become Fenris collectively)
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  • Controversial issue: in an effort to make a point about the offensiveness of the word 'mutie,' Kitty Pryde uses an extremely offensive racial slur (uncensored)
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  • 1st appearance of Rachel Summers as the second Phoenix
  • The Brotherhood of Evil Mutants becomes the Freedom Force: Mystique, Blob, Destiny, Spiral, Avalanche and Pyro
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  • Magneto becomes headmaster Xavier's Academy
  • 1st mention of Andrea and Andreas Von Strucker using the name Fenris for their terrorist sect
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  • 1st mention of the term Omega when referring to the power class of a mutant
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  • 1st appearance of Star Brand, a mechanic who is given a powerful alien artifact
  • New Universe was an imprint by Marvel that introduced new super-powered characters in a more realistic universe
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  • 1st cameo team appearance of The Marauders: Arclight, Harpoon, Riptide, Vertigo, Scalphunter and Scrambler
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  • 1st full team appearance of The Marauders: Arclight, Riptide, Vertigo, Harpoon, Scalphunter, Scrambler
  • Specialty border printed on select covers published in November 1986 celebrating Marvel's 25th Anniversary or more precisely, the 25th year since Fantastic Four #1 was published in November 1961
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  • Marriage of Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson
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  • 1st appearance of Bullet
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  • 1st appearance of Wildboys
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Typhoid Mary
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  • 2nd appearance of Typhoid Mary
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  • 1st appearance of Blackheart, son of Mephisto
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  • 1st appearance of Shotgun
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  • 1st appearance of Lynn Michaels, a police officer who later, briefly becomes the Punisher
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  • 1st appearance of Black Axe, an ancient fighter who has mastered many forms of combat
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  • 1st appearance of The Legacy Virus
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  • Scarce, error edition
  • Blank UPC box and missing price
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  • Death of Mary Walker, a prostitute Matt Murdock accidentally knocks out of a window who later becomes Typhoid Mary
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  • Variant Pressman Edition
  • Obtained by purchasing the 1992 X-Men board game (manufactured by Pressman) or mailing in a voucher included with the game
  • Identifiable by the deep gold background (regular edition is canary yellow)
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  • 1st cameo appearance of The Phalanx in their true form
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  • One-shot 'Punisher/Batman: Deadly Knights'
  • 2nd crossover of Batman and Punisher
  • The Punisher chases Jigsaw to Gotham where he clashes with Batman and the Joker
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  • Variant cover with X-Men title enhanced with gold foil
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  • Variant cover art by John Romita Jr.
  • Limited edition variant sold at Camelot Music stores
  • Polybagged with a Saturday Morning Cartoon cassette tape
  • Connecting cover with Spectacular Spider-Man #231, Sensational Spider-Man #1 and The Amazing Spider-Man 408
  • *higher value than the standard cover without cassette and polybag
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  • Death of Ben Reilly
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  • 1st appearance of Loxias Crown, a vampire who later becomes known as The Hunger
  • *villain in the Morbius movie played by Matt Smith according to IMDb
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  • 1st full appearance of Black Tarantula, a dynasty of crime-lords who have fooled their enemies into thinking one is immortal
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  • Variant cover by John Romita
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  • Debut of Spider-Man's Negative Zone suit, a black and white distortion of his traditional costume
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  • Variant cover art featuring Peter Parker as Dusk
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  • Debut of Spider-Man's Dusk costume and identity
  • *Peter assumed the role of four different aliases while evading capture for a false murder charge
  • *after Parker retired the four identities, a group of teenage superheroes each assumed one and collectively became known as The Slingers
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  • Blade is bitten by Morbius officially turning him into a Daywalker
  • *prior to this issue, Blade was immune to vampire bites and had a sensitivity to light but a bite from a genetically-modified Morbius changed his physiology
  • *the 2006 Blade comic book series retconned this event and the origin of Blade to him being born a Dhampir (vampire/human hybrid)
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  • 1st team appearance of the Exemplars
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  • 1st appearance of Tarene Olsen, the Designate, later becomes Thor Girl
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  • Variant cover art by John Romita Jr. with foil
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  • Cover art by John Romita Jr. featuring Mary Jane
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  • 1st cover appearance of Devil Hulk
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  • September 11th, 2001 tribute issue depicting various Marvel teams and characters working alongside emergency services as New York native, Spider-Man narrates the experience
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  • 1st appearance of Shathra, a Spider-Wasp from the astral plane
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  • 1st appearance of Gorgon, a mutant extremist and leader of the Dawn of the White Light
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  • Variant cover art by John Romita Jr. (1:65)
  • Brown suit edition
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  • 1st appearance of Shuri, T'Challa's sister and future Black Panther
  •  Shuri makes her first in-story appearance as the Black Panther in Black Panther #5 (2009)
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  • 2nd appearance of Shuri
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  • 1st appearance of Assassin Spider-Man
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  • 1st appearance of Kick-Ass
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  • 2nd appearance of Kick-Ass
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  • 1st appearance of Hit Girl
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  • 1st appearance of Red Mist
  • 1st appearance of Big Daddy
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  • Variant sketch cover art by John Romita Sr. (1:25)
  • Exclusive offered at the Baltimore Comic-Con & Toronto Fan Expo
  • UPC in bottom left corner
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  • Variant sketch cover art by John Romita Jr. (1:75)
  • No bar-code
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  • 1st appearance of Anti-Venom, remnants of the Venom symbiote bonded to Eddie Brock's white blood cells
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  • Variant cover art by Adi Granov
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  • Variant second printing cover art by John Romita Jr.
  • Copies ordered by retailers: 8,481
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  • 2nd appearance of Anti-Venom
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  • Mac Gargan becomes a Venom/Scorpion hybrid
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  • Variant second print cover art by John Romita Jr
  • Wraparound cover taken from an interior splash page
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  • Variant cover art by John Romita Jr. featuring Anti-Venom
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  • Newsstand edition
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  • Variant second printing cover art featuring Mac Gargan as a Scorpion/Venom hybrid
  • *upcoming events could create demand for this issue
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  • Variant with Stephen Colbert
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  • Hulk becomes the Herald of Galactus, The World Breaker (final panel)
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  • Battle of Doctor Doom versus Wakanda
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  • Maria Hill joins The Avengers
  • Bucky Barnes joins The Avengers (as Captain America)
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  • Variant cover art by John Romita Jr
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  • Iron Man wields the Infinity Gauntlet
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  • 464-page trade paperback collecting issues from six separate series of the Clone Saga crossover
  • Copies ordered by retailers: 895
  • Original retail price: $39.99
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  • 1st team appearance of the Phoenix Force: Cyclops, Emma Frost, Magik, Colossus, Namor
  • Debut of Iron Man's 'Phoenix Killer' armor
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  • 448-page trade paperback concluding the Ben Reilly Clone Saga
  • Copies ordered by retailers: 879
  • Original retail price: $39.99
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  • 1st appearance of Mister Oz
  • 1st appearance of Ulysses
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  • 1st appearance of Mister Oz and Ulysses
  • Polybagged with a digital redemption code to read the comic on a computer or device
  • Combo Pack priced $1.00 higher than the standard cover
  • Approximately 1% - 5% of copies in circulation are Combo Packs
  • *value unknown
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  • Debut of new power, Superman can unleash energy stored in his cells to produce a solar flare
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  • Superman debuts new power
  • Polybagged with a digital redemption code to read the comic on a computer or device
  • Combo Pack priced $1.00 higher than the standard cover
  • Approximately 1% - 5% of copies in circulation are Combo Packs
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  • Variant cover art by John Romita Jr. (1:100)
  • Debut of new power, Superman can unleash energy stored in his cells to produce a solar flare
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  • 1st appearance of The Silencer
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  • Remastered black and white variant cover art by John Romita Jr. (1:1000)
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  • Remastered color variant cover art by John Romita Jr. (1:500)
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  • Battle of Black Adam vs The Shazam Who Laughs
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  • Origin of Red Cloud
  • Leviathan joins the Legion of Doom
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Marvel Super Hero: Contest of Champions #1 $2 $5 $15
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Star Brand #1 $1 $2 $3
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(Uncanny) X-Men #211 $1 $5 $15
Amazing Spider-Man Annual #21 $1 $5 $15
Daredevil #250 $1 $2 $3
Daredevil #253 $1 $2 $3
Daredevil #254 $3 $8 $25
Daredevil #255 $1 $2 $5
Daredevil #270 $5 $15 $50
Daredevil #272 $1 $2 $3
Punisher War Zone #7 $1 $2 $3
Black Axe #1 $1 $2 $5
(Uncanny) X-Men #300 $1 $3 $5
(Uncanny) X-Men #302 Variant $8 $20 $75
Daredevil: The Man Without Fear #2 $1 $2 $3
(Uncanny) X-Men #307 Variant $4 $12 $45
(Uncanny) X-Men #311 $1 $2 $3
Batman / Punisher #nn $1 $2 $10
X-Men: Omega #1 Variant $4 $12 $40
Spider-Man #65 Variant $12 $45 $135
Spider-Man #75 $1 $2 $5
Spider-Man #76 $1 $2 $10
Amazing Spider-Man #432 $1 $2 $4
Amazing Spider-Man #432 Variant $2 $5 $10
Spider-Man #90 $1 $2 $3
Spider-Man #91 Variant $1 $2 $3
Spider-Man #91 $1 $2 $3
Peter Parker: Spider-Man #8 $1 $2 $3
Peter Parker: Spider-Man #11 $1 $2 $3
Thor #22 $1 $2 $6
Amazing Spider-Man #25 Variant $1 $2 $4
Amazing Spider-Man #29 $1 $2 $10
Incredible Hulk #27 $1 $2 $3
Amazing Spider-Man #36 $8 $18 $70
Amazing Spider-Man #46 $1 $2 $3
Wolverine #20 $1 $2 $3
Wolverine #20 Variant $3 $9 $35
Black Panther #2 $18 $60 $180
Black Panther #3 $1 $2 $5
What If? Spider-Man vs Wolverine #1 $1 $2 $5
Kick-Ass #1 $3 $9 $20
Kick-Ass #2 $1 $4 $8
Kick-Ass #3 $1 $3 $12
Kick-Ass #4 $1 $2 $4
Amazing Spider-Man #568 Variant $1 $3 $12
Amazing Spider-Man #568 Variant $3 $7 $25
Amazing Spider-Man #569 $8 $20 $85
Amazing Spider-Man #569 Variant $5 $15 $50
Amazing Spider-Man #569 Variant $18 $60 $230
Amazing Spider-Man #570 $1 $2 $10
Amazing Spider-Man #572 $1 $2 $3
Amazing Spider-Man #570 $3 $9 $30
Amazing Spider-Man #571 Variant $1 $5 $18
Amazing Spider-Man #572 Newsstand $2 $8 $25
Amazing Spider-Man #572 (2nd printing) $1 $2 $10
Amazing Spider-Man #573 Variant $2 $5 $18
What If? World War Hulk #1 $1 $2 $10
Doomwar #1 $1 $2 $5
Avengers #1 $1 $2 $3
Justice League #50 Variant $1 $5 $18
Avengers #12 $1 $5 $15
Spider-Man: The Complete Ben Reilly Epic #TPB 5 $18 $55 $170
Avengers vs X-Men #5 $1 $2 $3
Spider-Man: The Complete Ben Reilly Epic #TPB 6 $20 $80 $200
Superman #32 $1 $2 $3
Superman #32 Combo Pack $0 $0 $0
Superman #38 $1 $2 $3
Superman #38 Combo Pack $1 $2 $10
Superman #38 Variant $9 $25 $90
Silencer #1 $1 $2 $3
Invincible Iron Man #600 Variant $18 $60 $175
Invincible Iron Man #600 Variant $18 $75 $180
Black Adam Annual #1 $1 $2 $5
Action Comics #1018 $1 $2 $4