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September 24 2020

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  • 1st full appearance of Genesis, the wife of Apocalypse
  • 1st appearance of Isca, the Unbeaten
  • 1st appearance of the White Sword
  • Prelude to the X of Swords event
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  • Scarlet Witch gives birth to her and the Vision's twin sons
  • 1st appearance of Thomas Shepherd as a baby, later becomes Speed
  • 1st appearance of Billy Kaplan as a baby, later becomes Wiccan
  • [February 2020 - a teaser of WandaVision confirms the couple has twins]
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  • Classic cover art by Jock featuring the Joker
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  • 1st appearance of the High Evolutionary, a geneticist obsessed with evolutionary experimentation
  • 1st appearance of Man-Beast, a wolf modified by the High Evolutionary
  • 1st cameo appearance of Fafnir
  • [September 2020 - previously speculated to appear in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 which is said to delve deeper into the origin of Rocket Raccoon, Marvel may have planted another clever clue to hint at the High Evolutionary’s introduction to the MCU. A picture on the wall in the latest WandaVision trailer of a cow is suspected of being a character named Bova, the nursemaid of Wanda’s children in comics and a product of the High Evolutionary. This is unconfirmed]
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  • Chapter 1: X of Swords
  • 1st full appearance of the original Four Horsemen of Apocalypse
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  • 1st full appearance of Antithesis
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  • 1st appearance of Toxie Doxie, an ally of Norman Osborn, later becomes the Scarlet Witch
  • 1st appearance of Ai Apaec, the Decapitator, a half-man, half-spider creature captured by Norman Osborn
  • [September 2020 - consider this a longshot, a possible hint in the WandaVision preview comes in the form of a newspaper headline that mentions the birth of a baby named June. June Covington is a character who goes by the name Toxie Doxie in comics, later becoming Scarlet Witch of the Dark Avengers team led by Norman Osborne]
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  • 1st appearance of Kamran, an Inhuman
  • [December 2020 - the IG account for actor Rish Shah confirms casting as Kamran in the Ms. Marvel Disney+ series]
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  • Introduction of the Devil Hulk personality
  • Devil Hulk featured in the Immortal Hulk series
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  • 🏅 #9 on the Hot 10
  • 1st appearance of Blade
  • Blade movie in-development
  • Another Blue Chip Key Issue making itself known this week after a months-long absence from the Hot 10
  • A 9.6 sold for $6,200 [previous high: $5,200]
  • Surprisingly there hasn’t been more action on this issue despite a Blade movie in the works
  • Chances are good that when Marvel begins revealing details of what’s coming, it’s going to be a mind-blowing new direction unlike anything we’ve ever seen before from the studio and this issue will be at the heart of it
  • Early rumors suggest Dracula will be the main villain
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  • 1st appearance of Michael Badalino as Vengeance
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  • Wanda Maximoff alters the reality of the Marvel Universe
  • [September 2020 - reality warping is a component of the WandaVision Disney+ series]
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  • 1st appearance of Cobra Commander, Baroness, Snake-Eyes, Scarlett, Hawk, Grunt, Breaker, Rock 'N Roll, General Flagg, Stalker, Zap and Short-Fuze in comics
  • The G.I. Joe comic book series was created by Vietnam veteran Larry Hama and was initially pitched to be a Nick Fury series but at the same time, Hasbro was looking to team-up with Marvel to launch their new 3.75-inch action figures (a term coined by Hasbro). Fury Force was an ideal concept that fit Hasbro's marketing initiative
  • G.I. Joe comics have been published by Marvel, Image, Dreamwave, Devil's Due and IDW almost without interruption for almost 40 years. The most significant absence of new stories occurred between 1995 (after the Todd McFarlane G.I. Joe Special) and 2001 when Image launched their first ongoing series
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  • 1st appearance and origin of She-Hulk, the cousin of Bruce Banner
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  • 1st appearance of Mac Gargan as the third Venom, final page
  • 1st team appearance of the Sinister Twelve
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  • 1st appearance of Agatha Harkness, Franklin Richards’ nanny and a mentor to Scarlet Witch
  • [September 2020 - the latest WandaVision trailer, when viewed in close-captioned, identifies the 'nosey neighbor' as Agnes leading many to believe she is actually Agatha]
  • 1st appearance of Ebony, Agatha's cat who turns into a demon-like creature
  • First mention of the name Franklin Richards
  • 📈 +92% increase in copies sold over the previous week with WandaVision premiering January 15
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Peacemaker
  • John Cena cast as Peacemaker in The Suicide Squad movie followed by a six-episode solo TV series on HBO Max, written and directed by James Gunn
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  • After her team is massacred while on a mission, an EMT finds herself with a new team in an even more dangerous situation
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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]
  • [December 2020 - Monica Rambeau confirmed to appear in WandaVision as an adult who seemingly has amnesia]