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  • First interior art by Steve Ditko
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  • First cover art in the comic book industry by Steve Ditko
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  • Cover art by Steve Ditko
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  • Cover art by Steve Ditko
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  • Cover art by Steve Ditko
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  • Classic cover art by Steve Ditko
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  • Cover art by Steve Ditko
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  • Cover art by Steve Ditko
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Captain Atom
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  • Premiere issue formerly titled Amazing Adventures
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  • 1st appearance of Tim Boo Ba, a green scaly creature and a conqueror
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  • Debut of Stan Lee's letter column 'Mailbag'
  • Cameo appearance of Stan Lee and Steve Ditko (silhouetted) in story
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  • Classic cover art by Steve Ditko
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Tad Carter, an early Marvel mutant (often misrepresented as the first mutant)
  • *character next appears over 30 years later in X-Men: The Hidden Years (2001)
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Spider-Man
  • 1st appearance and death of Uncle Ben
  • 1st appearance of Aunt May and Flash Thompson
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  • 2nd appearance of Spider-Man
  • 1st meeting between Spider-Man and Fantastic Four
  • 1st appearance of Chameleon and J. Jonah Jameson
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  • 1st team appearance of the Teen Brigade
  • 1st appearance of Metal Master
  • Final issue, Hulk stories continue in Tales To Astonish #60 and pick back up five years later with Incredible Hulk #102
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  • 3rd appearance of Spider-Man
  • 1st appearance of Vulture
  • 1st appearance of the Terrible Tinkerer
  • 1st cameo appearance of Mysterio, disguised as the assistant of the Terrible Tinkerer
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Dr. Octopus
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Sandman
  • 1st appearance of Betty Brant
  • Spider-Man refers to himself as 'The friendly neighborhood Spider-Man'
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  • 1st battle of Spider-Man vs Dr. Doom
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  • 1st appearance and origin of The Lizard
  • First reference to Spider-Man's ability to sense danger with the thought 'My Spider Sense is starting to tingle'
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  • 1st appearance of the Melter
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  • 2nd appearance of Vulture
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  • 1st battle Spider-Man vs Human Torch
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Electro
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  • 2nd appearance of Dr. Octopus
  • 1st appearance of Bennett Brant, later becomes Crime Master
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  • 3rd appearance of Dr. Octopus
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  • 1st appearance of Mysterio
  • *Quentin Beck first appears in The Amazing Spider-Man #2 not in costume
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  • 1st appearance of the Green Goblin
  • 1st battle of Spider-Man vs The Hulk
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  • 1st appearance of Kraven the Hunter
  • 2nd appearance of the Chameleon
  • 1st mention of Mary Jane Watson, after Aunt May arranged a date for her and Peter
  • [July 2019 - a trusted source informed Key Collector Comics that Kraven is confirmed]
  • [May 2020 - Deadline article reports Richard Wenk is attached to write]
  • 📈 +twice as many copies sold this week versus previous week
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  • 1st meeting between Spider-Man and Daredevil
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  • 2nd appearance of Green Goblin
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  • 1st appearance of Ned Leeds (becomes Hobgoblin)
  • 3rd appearance of Sandman
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  • 1st team appearance of the Sinister Six: Dr. Octopus, Electro, Kraven the Hunter, Mysterio, Sandman, Vulture
  • 3rd appearance of Kraven and Mysterio
  • 3rd appearance of Sandman, Vulture, and Electro
  • 4th appearance of Doctor Octopus
  • [October 2019 - Sony producer Amy Pascal said...these villains we now have in our universe happen to be some of the characters in the Sinister Six...there may be something that happens with that]
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  • 1st appearance of Mac Gargan, becomes Scorpion in the next issue
  • Classic cover art by Steve Ditko
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Scorpion
  • *Mac Gargan was already introduced in Spider-Man Homecoming and has been active on Twitter in talking about Scorpion - Mac Gargan has also bonded with the Venom symbiote in comics
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  • 2nd appearance of the Beetle
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  • 1st appearance of Princess Python
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  • 3rd appearance of Green Goblin
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  • Mysterio appears in disguise, not in costume
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  • 1st appearance of Spencer Smythe and the Spider-Slayers
  • 1st cameo appearance of Mary Jane Watson (face obscured by a flower)
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  • 1st appearance of Bennett Brant as Crime Master
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  • Death of Crime Master
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Molten Man
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  • 2nd appearance of Scorpion
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  • 1st meeting of Spider-Man and Doctor Strange
  • *Doctor Strange made a brief cameo in Amazing Spider-Man Annual #1 but they did not meet
  • 1st appearance of the Wand of Watoomb
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  • 1st appearance of the Cat Burglar
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  • 1st appearance of Gwen Stacy
  • 1st appearance of Harry Osborn
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  • Origin of Captain Atom
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  • Spider-Man displays incredible feat of strength
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  • Classic cover art by Steve Ditko
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  • 1st appearance of Dr. Spectro
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  • 2nd appearance of Gwen Stacy and Harry Osborne
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  • 2nd appearance of Molten Man
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  • First use of the word 'Thwip' when activating Spider-Man's web-shooters
  • 1st appearance of the Looter, later becomes Meteor Man
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  • 1st appearance of Norman Osborn, not in Green Goblin costume
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  • Final Steve Ditko issue before quitting Marvel
  • Fan letter pages now begin with "Dear Stan"
  • 2nd cameo appearance of Mary Jane Watson before appearing in full
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  • Clea's name revealed
  • Final issue with Steve Ditko
  • 1st appearance of A.I.M.
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  • 1st appearance of Nightshade
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  • 1st appearance of Blue Beetle (Ted Kord)
  • * 1st print has a round yellow circle in upper left corner
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  • Debut of new powers and costume for Captain Atom
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  • 1st appearance of Punch & Jewelee, a pair of circus performer super-villains
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  • 1st appearance of Mr. A, created by Steve Ditko, a character that served as partial inspiration, along with The Question, for Alan Moore's Rorschach (Watchmen)
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  • 1st appearance of the Question
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  • Origin of Blue Beetle
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  • 1st appearance and origin of the Creeper
  • 1st appearance of Professor Yatz
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  • 1st appearance of Hawk and Dove
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  • 2nd appearance of Hawk and Dove
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  • Premiere issue of an ongoing horror series
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  • 1st solo title featuring Mr. A, created by Steve Ditko
  • Mr. A is said to be the inspiration behind the Rorschach from the Watchmen
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  • 1st appearance and origin of The Destructor, a man who was given a super serum and set out to avenge his murdered father
  • *modeled after Captain America
  • Interior art by Steve Ditko
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  • 1st appearance of the Stalker
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  • Man-Bat Limited Series part 1 of 2
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  • 1st appearance of Shade the Changing Man
  • 1st appearance of American Scream
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  • 1st appearance of Maxie Zeus
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  • 1st appearance of Starman (Prince Gavyn)
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  • 1st appearance of Baron Brimstone, a thief who utilizes magic and technology to steal
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  • 1st appearance of the second Captain Universe
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  • 1st appearance of Captain Universe III
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  • 1st appearance of Captain Universe IV
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  • 1st appearance of Dragon Lord
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  • Reprint of Amazing Fantasy #15, the first appearance of Spider-Man
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  • Reprint of the first appearance of Mysterio
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  • 1st appearance of Static, a hero who wears a suit of armor that is more dangerous than the criminals he fights
  • Created by Steve Ditko
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  • Death of Trapper and Scanner
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  • Origin of Spider-Man retold
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  • Reprint offered exclusively by Toy-Biz packaged with Spider-Man Classics action figure series 2
  • Identical cover with the year 2000 in the indica (inside front page) and updated advertising pages
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  • Reprint of Amazing Fantasy #15, the first appearance of Spider-Man
  • Distributed with the Limited Edition Spider-Man DVD boxed set (polybagged)
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  • Reprint of Amazing Fantasy #15, the first appearance of Spider-Man
  • Distributed with the Marvel Legends Series X Spider-Man action figure
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  • Variant cover art by Steve Ditko (1:200)
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  • Variant cover art by Steve Ditko (1:50)
  • Reproduced cover in the style of a t-shirt
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  • Reprint of Amazing Fantasy #15, the first appearance of Spider-Man
  • Printed on one ounce of silver foil, limited to 1,000 numbered copies
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  • Remastered cover art by Steve Ditko (1:1000)
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  • Variant cover art by Steve Ditko (1:500)
  • Remastered edition
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  • Variant cover art by Steve Ditko
  • Hidden Gem variant
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  • Variant cover art by Steve Ditko (1:100)
  • 'Hidden Gem' variant
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Space Adventures #12 $115 $350 $1k
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Tales of Suspense #2 $100 $300 $2k
Space Adventures #33 $80 $255 $900
Amazing (Adult) Fantasy #7 $45 $125 $810
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Amazing (Adult) Fantasy #13 $40 $120 $665
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Amazing Spider-Man, The #1 $4k $11k $69k
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Amazing Spider-Man Annual, The #1 $275 $750 $2k
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Amazing Spider-Man Annual, The #2 $30 $90 $500
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Captain Atom #78 $6 $18 $85
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Captain Atom #79 $4 $12 $55
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Amazing Spider-Man, The #36 $20 $60 $300
Amazing Spider-Man, The #37 $20 $120 $455
Amazing Spider-Man, The #38 $18 $40 $110
Strange Tales #146 $5 $15 $65
Captain Atom #82 $35 $115 $330
Captain Atom #83 $35 $120 $400
Captain Atom #84 $4 $12 $45
Captain Atom #85 $40 $110 $275
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Marvel Tales #137 $1 $2 $10
Marvel Tales #151 $1 $3 $12
Eclipse Monthly #1 $1 $2 $3
ROM #75 $2 $5 $10
Amazing Spider-Man, The #275 $2 $8 $18
Amazing Spider-Man, The #41 Variant $1 $5 $15
Amazing (Adult) Fantasy #15 Reprint $2 $8 $25
Amazing (Adult) Fantasy #15 Reprint $1 $5 $15
Amazing Spider-Man, The #700 Variant $50 $175 $500
Doctor Strange #381 Variant $5 $15 $50
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Amazing Spider-Man, The #800 Variant $15 $55 $165
Amazing Spider-Man, The #800 Variant $9 $20 $90
Amazing Spider-Man, The (Current Series) #25 Variant $5 $15 $50
Doctor Doom #1 Variant $5 $15 $50