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Heralds of Galactus

Cates brings the Heralds of Galactus together in the new Thor series coming out January 1, 2020 

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  • Cosmic Ghost Rider revealed to be Frank Castle in the far future
  • 1st cameo appearance of Silver Surfer as the Fallen One
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  • Thor becomes the Herald of Galactus
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  • Hulk becomes the Herald of Galactus, The World Breaker (final panel)
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  • Deadpool becomes the Herald of Galactus
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  • Dormammu becomes the new Herald of Galactus
  • Galactus bonds with the Mystic Realm of Dormammu
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  • Fantastic Four and Superman vs Galactus
  • Superman becomes the Herald of Galactus
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  • 1st appearance of Cosmic Ghost Rider, who was once the Punisher until he became a Herald of Galactus
  • 1st appearance of King Thanos
  • [August - this issue and its variants are heating up, the Albuquerque variant just set a new record for $800, mainly due to the potential that the character has in the future of the Marvel Universe especially how he may tie into the story architecture of writer Donny Cates']
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  • 1st appearance of Golden Oldie, Aunt May as a Herald of Galactus in a dream Peter is having where she and Franklin Richards search the Universe for a Twinkie big enough to feed Galactus (a Hostess advertisement)
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  • 1st appearance of Galacta, daughter of Galactus
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  • 1st cameo appearance of the New Defenders, becomes the Fantastic Force: The Hooded Man (later revealed to be Old Man Logan) Lightwave (a Herald of Galactus), Psionics (daughter of Lightwave), Natalie X, Alex Ultron (version 16.0) and Hulk Jr.
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  • 1st appearance of Praeter, a human pastor who volunteered to become a Herald of Galactus in order to act as his conscience
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  • 1st appearance of Frankie Raye as the second Nova, becomes a Herald of Galactus
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  • 1st appearance of the Fallen One, the first Herald of Galactus whose origin is still mostly untold
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  • 1st appearance of Stardust, an ancient cosmic being of indiscernible form, who served Galactus as a loyal Herald
  • 1st appearance of Alpha Ray Bill, a bio-engineered protector of the Korbinites
  • *Alpha Ray is briefly seen in the gathering of the Heralds panel and could gain some prominence if Cates delves into his character
  • *copies ordered by retailers: 31,234
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  • 1st appearance of Terrax the Tamer, a Herald who travels through the cosmos at the head of a meteor shower seeking planets for Galactus to devour
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  • 1st cameo appearance of Morg the Executioner
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  • 1st appearance of Red Shift, another Herald whose origin is a mystery although he resembles the Korbinite race made famous by Beta Ray Bill
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  • 1st appearance of the Destroyer, a suit of armor forged by Odin and animated by magic to act as a protector
  • *later, Thor frees Firelord from Galactus by giving him the Destroyer armor to act as his Herald
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  • 1st appearance of Firelord, a Nova Centurion named Pyreus Kril before Galactus claimed him as a Herald
  • Marvel Value Stamp
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  • 1st appearance of Air-Walker, willingly replaced the Silver Surfer to serve Galactus
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  • 1st appearance of Silver Surfer.
  • 1st cameo appearance of Galactus.
  • Rounding out the list this week at number 10 is another blue chip book with MCU anticipation fueling it.
  • Like Giant Size X-Men #1 and Hulk #181, Collectors expect Marvel Studios to introduce the first family into their cinematic universe now that the rights (held by Fox) are under Disney control.
  • Collectors are racing to pick up copies before major news is announced causing prices to soar.
  • This week, a 9.6 White Page copy (I'm sensing a trend with these White Page books) sold in the Heritage Platinum Session Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction for a other wordly $21,000 obliterating the previous record of $18,000.
  • Raws are selling consistently as well and are now at the $1k mark for mid grades.
  • This is after a CGC 9.8 white pager set an all-time record two weeks ago of $42,500 at the ComicLink Summer Featured Auction and a copy of Fantastic Four 5 CGC 9.4 (1st Dr. Doom) hit $84k on Comic Connect the same week (up from $66k).
  • Collectors are also moving to major blue chip keys after spending the first half of 2020 firmly focused on moderns.