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August 1 2020

THE TRENDING 20 Updated every Friday, this weekly feature tracks 20 comics that are trending upwards in copies sold and dollars, versus the previous week's sales 🔔 Our sincerest gratitude for contributing to the continued development of Key Collector when you utilize our eBay links to make ANY purchase (at no additional cost to you)

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  • 1st appearance of Primax, inspired by Captain America to revolt against his creator Korvac
  • [July 2020 - in the History of the Marvel Universe #6 (Dec 2019), a splash page teases future story arcs planned by Marvel including: The Interstellar Reign of the Half-Breed (Hulkling/Empyre), the Rise of the Outlaw Nation (Champions) the King in Black (Knull), the Age of Khonshu (Moon Knight/Avengers). There is also a reference to the Defenders of Tomorrow and although the art makes it difficult to verify the character's identity, one figure appears to be Primax. - Key Issue Credit: The Comic Despective (YouTube)]
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High $18
  • Part one of a three-issue series that spawned two follow-up series
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Mid $45
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High $130
  • 1st full appearance of Kamala Khan as Ms. Marvel (interior story)
  • 1st appearance of Bruno Carrelli
  • 1st appearance of Tanalth the Pursuer
  • Copies ordered by retailers: 32,929
  • [December 2020 - Feige confirms Kamala will appear in Captain Marvel 2]
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High $8
  • 1st appearance of Lauri-Ell, the half sister of Carol Danvers
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  • Resurrection of Superman
  • Debut of Superman's black suit, intended to aid in his regeneration
  • July 2020 - Zack Snyder revealed a clip of Superman in his black suit during JusticeCon
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  • 1st appearance of Kubark AKA Kid Gladiator
  • 1st appearance of Warbird, a Shi'ar enforcer and protector of Kid Gladiator AKA Kubark
  • [July 2020 - in the History of the Marvel Universe #6 (Dec 2019), a splash page teases future story arcs planned by Marvel including: the King in Black (Knull). There is a reference to an unknown team named the Defenders of Tomorrow. Warbird is also mentioned]
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Amazing Man, Will Everett
  • [July 2020 - DC looks to be reviving this character in Tom Taylor's new project that is speculated to be a continuation of 'Injustice']
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  • Premiere issue of an ongoing series written by Kevin Smith featuring the son of the Green Hornet and the daughter of Kato picking up the mantle of their parents
  • 1st cover appearances of Green Hornet and Kato in costume
  • [July 2020 - Kevin Smith will helm an animated series based on the characters he introduced in this comic series]
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  • 1st appearance of a colorless Vision
  • [June 2018 - speculation that this aspect of the story line where upon being reassembled, Vision's data is wiped, will be incorporated in the Wanda/Vision Disney+ series]
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  • 1st team appearance of the Externals, a group of immortals: Gideon, Saul (1st), Absalom (1st), Burke (1st), Nicodemus (1st)
  • [July 2020 - the Externals to be reintroduced in Excalibur #11 for X of Swords but how significant they will be moving forward is unknown]
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  • A decade ago, 300,000 citizens of Philadelphia were suddenly lost in Oblivion
  • [June 2019 - in-development with Universal for a film]
  • [SDCC 2020 - Kirkman assures Oblivion Song has not died and is still in daily development]
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  • 1st appearance of Darth Maul in an original story
  • *search Darth Maul for his first appearance in the official movie adaptation
  • [July 2020 - Maul rumored to appear in an unannounced Star Wars project or possibly have his own series]
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High $250
  • 1st full appearance and origin of Son of Satan
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  • 1st appearance of Doug Ramsey, later becomes Cypher
  • [July 2020 - Jonathan has expressed his interest in developing Cypher which we will likely see more of in X of Swords]
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Mid $9
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High $35
  • Origin of Ben Solo
  • 1st cameo appearance of Avar Kriss, a female Jedi from the High Republic era
  • Avar Kriss will play a role in the multimedia endeavor called Project Luminous
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  • 1st cameo appearance of the Clown, a mercenary named Kazimierz Kazimierczak
  • [December 2020 - a character named Kazi is confirmed for the Hawkeye Disney+ series played by actor Fra Fee]
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  • Death of Jean DeWolff
  • 1st appearance of Sin-Eater, Stanley Carter, a former NYPD detective
  • [July 2020 - Sin-Eater reintroduced in the Amazing Spider-Man causing interest in his first appearance]
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High $135
  • 1st team appearance of the Young Avengers
  • 1st appearance of Kate Bishop, later becomes the second Hawkeye
  • [December 2020 - Hailee Steinfeld confirmed for the role of Kate Bishop in the Hawkeye Disney+ series]
  • 1st appearance of Patriot, a young black man whose grandfather was one of the original Super Soldier serum test subjects
  • [January 2021 - rumored to appear The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, played by Elijah Richardson]
  • 1st appearance of Iron Lad, later revealed to be Kang
  • 1st appearance of Hulkling, son of Kree hero Mar-Vell and Skrull Queen Anelle
  • 1st appearance of the Asgardian, the son of Scarlet Witch, later renamed Wiccan
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  • 1st appearance of The Profiteer, an Elder of the Universe
  • 1st appearance of Jo-Venn and N'Kalla, children trained to be gladiators
  • Cameo appearance of Mojo Jojo from the Powerpuff Girls
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  • 1st team appearance of New Mutants: Cannonball (1st), Psyche (1st), Wolfsbane (1st), Karma (1st), Sunspot (1st)
  • Psyche aka Dani Moonstar later becomes Mirage (top female Marvel character)
  • 1st appearance of the White Rook, a member of the Hellfire Club