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  • Extremely scarce "Bone Claw" error variant
  • *most likely this cover meant to have silver foil but it was incorrectly applied during the printing process
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Mid $85
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High $235
  • Color error that affects several panels where the Lizard's green skin appears blue
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Mid $8
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High $20
  • Blue Galactus color error (see image)
  • *there are quite a few error copies
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  • Misprint with pages from Agents of Atlas interspersed
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Mid $50
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High $150
  • Scarce, error edition with "Family Matters Part One" printed at the top
  • *issue #7 began the Family Matters story arc resulting in this print run being destroyed although some were shipped out early for a retailer summit
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Mid $25
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High $75
  • Variant Newstand error version cover priced 0.50 AND 2.99
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Mid $180
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High $450
  • Rare printing error exists where the 2nd to last page is printed twice and the last page is missing.
Low $75
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Mid $275
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High $800
  • Rare error edition
  • Cover printed without Holo-Grafx foil
  • ***raw values are estimated
  • ***9.6 graded sold for $1,130 on eBay (March 16)
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High $75
  • Scarce, error edition
  • Blank UPC box and missing price
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Mid $18
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High $60
  • 12 pages of the story is missing replaced with 12 pages of Venom #9
  • This does not apply to all copies of Winter Soldier #1
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  • Recalled issue due to a tentacle resembling male genitalia
  • The interior panel of concern depicts Abigail Arcane in the foreground screaming in terror and Anton Arcane in the background, mostly in shadows, with red blazing eyes - the first printing depicts a tentacle between the two characters
  • Said to be scarce but there are copies available on mycomicshop.com for under $3.00, nothing on-sale or sold on eBay
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Mid $270
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High $850
  • Double cover printing error
  • Identifiable by checking to see if there are two covers
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  • Extremely rare manufacturing error
  • DC Comics 'New Teen Titans' #6 cover wrapped around 'Marvel Two-In-One' #74
  • Only two known to exist with one listed on eBay for $1.15 million
  • In 1981, both companies used Ronald's Printing at the same time
  • * cannot determine realistic sales values due to absence of data
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  • Error variant printed without black ink
  • Very rare - one sale on eBay listed for $1,146 but sold for less (Oct 2018)
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Mid $170
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High $400
  • Unedited version, very scarce
  • Marvel edited page 3 of the comic after receiving feedback from Tom Cruise that the character he plays in the movie was depicted as too feminine in two panels of the comic
  • * unedited panel on page 3 has a full body drawing of Ethan Hunt holding a prosthetic head - edited version shows the middle panel shaped like the state of Nevada with a word bubble spoken from someone off-page
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Mid $110
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High $250
  • Variant sketch cover art by Alex Ross
  • Recalled issue due to interior art by Al Milgrom insulting former Editor-in-Chief of Marvel, Bob Harras
  • * 9.2 pricing reflects most recent 9.8 GRADED sale price on eBay from April 2018
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  • Variant cover art by Alex Ross
  • Recalled issue due to interior art by Al Milgrom insulting former Editor-in-Chief of Marvel, Bob Harras
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Mid $12
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High $55
  • Recalled for printing error that reveals foul language in character dialogues
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High $15
  • Recalled due to poor visibility of logos due to printing error
  • Approximately 1,000 copies were affected
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  • Recalled cover variant 'Detachable Mask' without the eyeholes removed
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Mid $5
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High $15
  • One-shot printed with story pages out-of-order
  • 'Legion' on the cover of the recalled version is colored yellow, the corrected, less valuable version is white
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Mid $110
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High $285
  • Recalled Canadian variant, incorrectly numbered issue #3
  • Limited to 1,000 copies
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Mid $3
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High $12
  • 16-page promotional comic intended to be a giveaway at the movie theater but it was recalled for excessive violence
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Mid $9
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High $35
  • Variant newsstand cover price, $2.25 instead of the $0.25 low-cost reader incentive
  • Low print run
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  • Variant error cover missing 'All-New' above '30' and 'Page Epic!' below the 30
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Mid $2
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High $9
  • Recalled due to a teardrop-shaped discoloration on the cover
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Mid $120
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High $365
  • Recalled issue due to a parody advertisement of a feminine hygiene product called 'Marvel Miracle Douche'
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High $15
  • Recalled due to a lawsuit between Cabbage Comics and Hooters for illegally using the company's name
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High $150
  • Recalled comic due to the 'Letitia Lerner, Superman's Babysitter' story where a mischievous Superbaby finds its way into a microwave
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High $7
  • Recalled due to a depiction of Peter Parker's genitalia
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Mid $9
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High $25
  • Recalled due to printing error where the black censorship bar covering adult language was transparent enough to see the words that were meant to be left to the imagination
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Mid $18
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High $60
  • Recalled issue due to several shadowy panels of Elektra without clothes
  • ***unable to identify the reissued version from looking at the cover
  • **nudity panels are near the end of the issue with Elektra talking to a man in a cowboy hat
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Mid $30
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High $90
  • Recalled cover depicts Clark Kent drinking a beer
  • Re-released with Clark Kent drinking a soda pop
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Mid $9
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High $30
  • Recalled issue due to a racial slur printed in the dialogue
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Mid $35
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High $115
  • Variant error cover distributed without the foil enhancement on the cover
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Mid $315
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High $830
  • Variant cover art by John Allison presented by Nerd Block
  • Rumored to be only 50 in distribution
  • Nerd Block went bankrupt before fulfilling customer orders
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Mid $35
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High $115
  • Scarce, error copy with a solid blue, poorly functioning hologram
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Mid $100
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High $300
  • Variant cover error with black ink printed in the background
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High $45
  • Variant error cover with pricing printed on the limited edition gold incentive issues meant to be given away to Valiant supporters
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Mid $120
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High $250
  • Variant error cover, color error
Low $35
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Mid $115
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High $300
  • Variant error cover, incorrectly numbered as issue #233
Low $12
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Mid $40
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High $200
  • Color error where orange appears green and blue appears purple
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Mid $20
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High $85
  • Rare error variant cover missing the black ink that outlines 'ONLY 25c'
  • UPC (bar code) pricing is incorrectly labeled at $2.25