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  • Marriage of Ka-Zar and Shanna
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  • Boba Fett escapes from the Sarlacc pit
  • First full original Boba Fett story in an official Star Wars comic
  • Fett only makes a cameo in Star Wars #68 and it is Fenn Shysa who is the main Mandalorian in the story
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  • 1st appearance of Spider-Man's black costume
  • Cover art inspired by Amazing Fantasy #15
  • The symbiote costume was designed by a Marvel fan from Illinois named Randy Schueller. Editor-In-Chief Jim Shooter purchased the design idea from Randy for $220
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  • 1st appearance of Spider-Man's black costume
  • Cover art inspired by Amazing Fantasy #15
  • The symbiote costume was designed by a Marvel fan from Illinois named Randy Schueller. Editor-In-Chief Jim Shooter purchased the design idea from Randy for $220
  • $0.75 cent Canadian price variant
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  • 1st appearance of Black Fox
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  • 1st appearance of Puma, an enemy of Spider-Man who later became an ally
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  • 2nd appearance of Puma
  • 1st appearance of Ned Leeds as the Hobgoblin
  • [November 2020 - speculation that the inspiration behind actor Jacob Batalon's considerable weight loss is because his character Ned Leeds will stay true to the comics and become Hobgoblin in a movie]
  • [February 2021 - an image released by Sony looks to tease Ned Leeds with a Hobgoblin hood (see image by tapping cover and swiping) but this could've been an intended move to generate conversation]
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  • Reed Richards discovers Spider-Man's black costume is an alien symbiote
  • Debut of Spider-Man’s Bombastic Bag Man costume, a temporary disguise consisting of a Fantastic Four uniform with a brown paper bag for a mask
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  • Spider-man returns to his classic costume
  • Origin of Mary Jane Watson
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  • 1st appearance of Normie Osborn, grandson of Norman Osborn who later becomes Goblin Childe
  • [June 2021 - Normie is a character that will likely to play a role in the future as an antagonist of Dylan Brock]
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  • 1st appearance of Silver Sable
  • [ For the past few years Sony has expressed interest in a Silver Sable movie but where she currently stands is unknown with a major focus on the Spider-verse ]
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  • 1st appearance of Silver Sable
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  • 1st appearance of Manslaughter Marsdale
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  • 1st appearance of Frenzy, a powerful female mutant
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  • 1st cameo appearance of Apocalypse
  • 1st team appearance of the Alliance Of Evil
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  • 1st full appearance of Apocalypse
  • [July 2021 - Apocalypse will be the featured villain in Marvel's Dark Ages limited series coming September 2021]
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  • 1st full appearance of Apocalypse
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  • 1st full appearance of Apocalypse
  • Newsstand Edition, indicated by the barcode
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  • 1st appearance of Skids, a mutant who can produce force fields
  • 1st appearance of Bulk
  • 1st appearance of Glow Worm
  • 1st appearance of Trish Tilby, a reporter and ex-girlfriend of Beast
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  • 3rd appearance and first cover appearance of Silver Sable
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  • 1st team appearance of the Sinister Syndicate, led by The Beetle: Rhino, Boomerang, Hydro-Man, Speed Demon
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  • 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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  • 1st appearance of Dargo Ktor, Thor from the 26th Century
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  • 1st appearance of Leir
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  • 1st cameo appearance of Exitar the Executioner
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  • 1st full appearance of Exitar the Executioner, the strongest of all Celestials and largest, standing 3.8 miles high
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  • Ms. Marvel, Sharon Ventura mutates into She-Thing
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  • 1st appearance of Replicoid, Sigurd Jarlson, a replica of Thor
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  • 1st time Captain America wields Mljonir
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  • 1st appearance of Eric Masterson, later becomes Thunderstrike
  • 1st full appearance of Mongoose, a half man, half mongoose villain
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  • 1st appearance of Quicksand
  • 1st appearance of Kevin Masterson, the son of Eric Masterson who later becomes Thunderstrike II
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  • 1st appearance of Earth Force
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  • Origin of the Beyonder
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  • Eric Masterson merges with Thor
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  • Loki (in shadows) visits Doctor Doom to discuss 'Acts of Vengeance'
  • Final page announcement of 'Act(s) of Vengeance'
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  • 1st cameo team appearance of The New Warriors: Marvel Boy (later becomes Justice), Nova, Night Thrasher, Namorita, Speedball and Firestar
  • 1st cameo appearance of Night Thrasher
  • The character Marvel Boy shares no relation to other characters who also used the name Marvel Boy but he does share his real name, Vance Astrovik with the character known as Major Victory from Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Major Victory and Marvel Boy are the same person from two separate dimensions and exist in stories as mostly unrelated individuals
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  • 1st full team appearance of the New Warriors: Firestar, Kid Nova, Marvel Boy, Namorita, Night Thrasher and Speedball
  • 1st full appearance of Night Thrasher
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  • 1st appearance of Eric Masterson as Thor II
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  • 1st team appearance of Thor Corps: Dargo Ktor, Eric Masterson, Beta-Ray Bill
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  • Controversial issue that depicts sacred Native American icons in a violent misrepresentation causing Hopi councilmen to demand a recall of the issue which Marvel agreed to but many remained in the market
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  • 1st appearance of Silver Sable
  • Variant second printing with silver background
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  • 1st appearance of Bloodaxe
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  • Cover art inspired by Thor #337
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  • Eric Masterson becomes Thunderstrike
  • [February 2021 - set photo leaks from Thor 4 reveals Chris Hemsworth wearing a vest similar to Thunderstrike which caused this issue to spike]
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  • 1st appearance of Blackwulf, the son of Tantalus and also a Deviant
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  • 1st full appearance of Lord Tantalus, a Deviant
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  • 1st appearance of Officer Zero
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  • Cover homage of The Avengers #1 (1963)
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  • DC Universe logo
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  • 1st appearance of Ceritak (Scorn)
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  • 1st appearance of "electric blue" Superman
  • Glow-in-the-dark cover (direct edition only, newsstand does not glow)
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  • 1st appearance of "electric blue" Superman
  • Second printing, Roman Numeral II under issue number
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  • Birth of Lena Luthor
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  • Reprint of the 1st appearance of Spider-Girl in 'What If...?' #105 (1998)
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  • 1st appearance of Spider-Girl, Mayday Parker, the child of Peter and Mary Jane in an alternate universe
  • 1st cameo team appearance of A-Next: Jubilee, Longshot, J2, Thunderstrike, Jolt
  • 1st cameo appearance of J2, Zane Yama, son of the original Juggernaut
  • Copies ordered by retailers: 29,193
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  • 1st appearance of Spider-Girl, May Parker
  • Newsstand Edition, indicated by the barcode
  • June 20 - ungraded copy on eBay sold for $400
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  • 1st full team appearance of A-Next: J2, Stinger, Mainframe (1st), Thunderstrike
  • 1st cameo appearance of Shannon Carter, later becomes American Dream
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  • 1st appearance of Earth Sentry (John Foster), son of Bill Foster aka Giant-Man aka Black Goliath
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  • 1st appearance of Doc Magnus, newest Sorcerer Supreme in the MC2 Universe
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  • 1st appearance of the American Dream in costume
  • 1st appearance of Coal Tiger, T'Chaka, Black Panther's son in the MC2 Universe
  • 1st team appearance of the Dream Team: Freebooter, Crimson Curse, Blue Streak
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  • 1st cameo appearance of Hope Pym, daughter of Hank & Janet
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  • 1st full appearance of Hope Pym
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  • 1st appearance of the Red Queen, Hope Pym
  • 1st appearance of Big Man, Henry Pym Jr.
  • 1st team appearance of The Revengers: Big Man, Ion Man, Killerwatt, Magneta, Red Queen and Sabreclaw)
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  • Kismet becomes Strange Visitor
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  • Reprint of The Amazing Spider-Man #252 (1984)
  • Packaged with the Spider-Man Classics black suit action figure
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  • Debut of new Spider-Girl costume
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  • Cover art by Ron Frenz
  • Copies ordered by retailers: 21,759
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  • Recap of significant Spider-Girl moments preceding the premiere issue of her second ongoing solo series
  • Cover art inspired by Amazing Fantasy #15 (1962)
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  • 1st appearance of April Parker, a clone of May Paker who later becomes Mayhem
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  • April Parker becomes Mayhem, a clone of May Parker genetically and a hybrid human/symbiote
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  • 1st appearance of Kevin Masterson as Thunderstrike II in the mainstream Marvel Universe
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  • Variant cover art by Ron Frenz (1:25)
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Ka-Zar the Savage #29 $1 $2 $3
Star Wars #81 $15 $50 $150
Amazing Spider-Man #252 $15 $55 $185
Amazing Spider-Man #252 Canadian Price Variant $25 $80 $280
Amazing Spider-Man #255 $1 $2 $4
Amazing Spider-Man #256 $3 $10 $30
Amazing Spider-Man #257 $3 $9 $30
Amazing Spider-Man #258 $3 $9 $35
Amazing Spider-Man #259 $1 $5 $15
Amazing Spider-Man #263 $1 $5 $15
Amazing Spider-Man #265 $4 $12 $40
Amazing Spider-Man #265 Canadian Price Variant $4 $15 $40
Amazing Spider-Man #271 $1 $3 $12
X-Factor #4 $1 $2 $3
X-Factor #5 $2 $8 $20
X-Factor #6 $5 $18 $65
X-Factor #6 Canadian Price Variant $5 $18 $90
X-Factor #6 Newsstand $5 $18 $90
X-Factor #7 $1 $2 $4
Amazing Spider-Man #279 $1 $3 $12
Amazing Spider-Man #280 $1 $2 $10
Amazing Spider-Man #282 $1 $5 $18
Thor #384 $1 $2 $5
Thor #386 $1 $3 $5
Thor #387 $1 $2 $8
Thor #388 $1 $2 $8
Fantastic Four #310 $1 $2 $4
Thor #389 $1 $2 $10
Thor #390 $4 $12 $40
Thor #391 $1 $2 $3
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Thor #395 $1 $2 $3
Fantastic Four #319 $1 $2 $5
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Thor #411 $2 $8 $20
Thor #412 $1 $5 $15
Thor #432 $1 $2 $3
Thor #440 $1 $5 $18
NFL Superpro #6 $1 $2 $3
Amazing Spider-Man #265 2nd Print $1 $3 $12
Thor #450 $1 $2 $3
Thor #451 $1 $2 $3
Thor #459 $1 $5 $15
Thunderstrike #6 $1 $2 $3
Thunderstrike #7 $1 $2 $3
Thunderstrike #8 $1 $2 $3
Thunderstrike #21 $1 $2 $8
Superman #113 DC Logo $1 $1 $1
Superman #122 $1 $2 $3
Superman #123 Glow $1 $2 $5
Superman #123 2nd Print $1 $3 $12
Superman #131 $1 $2 $3
Spider-Girl #0 $1 $5 $18
What If…? #105 $18 $60 $180
What If…? #105 Newsstand $40 $120 $400
A-Next #1 $1 $2 $3
A-Next #2 $1 $2 $3
A-Next #3 $1 $2 $3
A-Next #4 $1 $2 $9
A-Next #7 $1 $2 $10
A-Next #10 $1 $2 $10
A-Next #12 $1 $3 $12
Superman #149 $1 $2 $3
Amazing Spider-Man #252 Reprint $2 $8 $20
Spider-Girl #75 $1 $2 $8
Spider-Girl #77 $2 $8 $25
Amazing Spider-Girl, The #0 $1 $3 $12
Amazing Spider-Girl, The #20 $1 $2 $3
Spectacular Spider-Girl #1 $1 $2 $10
Thunderstrike #1 $1 $2 $3
Amazing Spider-Man #75 1:25 $1 $5 $15