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  • Item #26386412
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    Published August 1965 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 19 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "The Coming of the Swordsman!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils by Don Heck, inks by Dick Ayers. Avengers Roll Call: Captain America, Hawkeye, Quicksilver, and the Scarlet Witch. First appearance of the Swordsman. Origin of Hawkeye. Letter to the editor from Cary Burkett. Reprinted in Marvel Triple Action # 13. Jack Kirby/Frank Giacoia cover (vignettes by Don Heck). Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27277142
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    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 21 CGC 4.5

    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • CGC Serial #0243322001
    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "The Bitter Taste of Defeat!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils by Don Heck, inks by Wally Wood. Avengers Roll Call: Captain America, Hawkeye, Quicksilver, and the Scarlet Witch. Villains: the first Power Man (Erik Josten) and the Enchantress. Guest appearance by Tony Stark (Iron Man). Flashback cameos by the first Baron Zemo, the Executioner, and Wonder Man. Letter to the editor from comics writer Mike Friedrich. Reprinted in Marvel Triple Action # 15. Jack Kirby/Wood cover. NOTE: 1st appearance of Erik Josten as Power Man (aka the Smuggler aka Goliath, aka Atlas of the Thunderbolts) Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27549812
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    Published January 1966 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 24 VF+ 8.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "From the Ashes of Defeat!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils by Don Heck, inks by Dick Ayers. Avengers Roll Call: Captain America, Hawkeye, Quicksilver, and the Scarlet Witch. Guest appearance by Princess Ravonna and Carelius. Reprinted in Marvel Triple Action # 18. Jack Kirby/Ayers cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27584555
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    Tags: Avengers
    Published June 1966 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 29 VG/FN 5.0

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    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    The Black Widow and the Swordsman guest star in "This Power Unleashed!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils by Don Heck, inks by Frank Giacoia. Avengers roll call: Captain America, Hawkeye, Goliath, the Wasp, Quicksilver, and the Scarlet Witch. Letter to the editor from comics writer Mike Friedrich. Reprinted in Marvel Triple Action # 23. Heck/Giacoia cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27584558
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    Published July 1966 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 30 VF- 7.5

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    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    The Black Widow and the Swordsman guest star in "Frenzy in a Far-Off Land!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils by Don Heck, inks by Frank Giacoia. Avengers roll call: Captain America, Hawkeye, Goliath, the Wasp, and, briefly, Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch. Jack Kirby/Giacoia cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27584567
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    Tags: Avengers
    Published October 1966 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 33 FN/VF 7.0

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    The Black Widow appears in "To Smash a Serpent!" Script by Stan Lee, art and cover by Don Heck. Avengers roll call: Captain America, Hawkeye, Goliath, and the Wasp. Reprinted in Marvel Triple Action # 25. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27584573
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    Published December 1966 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 35 FN 6.0

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    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    The Living Laser is still fighting the Avengers in "The Light That Failed!" Co-plot by Stan Lee, co-plot and script by Roy Thomas, art and cover by Don Heck. Avengers roll call: Captain America, Hawkeye, Goliath, and the Wasp. Black Widow appearance. Letter to the editor from comics artist Dave Cockrum. Reprinted in Marvel Triple Action # 27. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27584576
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    Published January 1967 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 36 FN- 5.5

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    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch return in "The Ultroids Attack!" Script by Roy Thomas, art and cover by Don Heck. Avengers roll call: Captain America, Hawkeye, Goliath, and the Wasp. Black Widow appearance. Reprinted in Marvel Triple Action # 28. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27584579
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    Tags: Avengers
    Published February 1967 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 37 VG/FN 5.0

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    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "To Conquer a Colossus!" Script by Roy Thomas, art by Don Heck. Avengers roll call: Captain America, Hawkeye, Goliath, the Wasp, Quicksilver, and the Scarlet Witch. Black Widow appearance. Gil Kane cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27584582
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    Published March 1967 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 38 VF 8.0

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    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    Hercules unofficially joins the Avengers in "In Our Midst...an Immortal!" Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Don Heck, inks by George Roussos (as George Bell). Avengers roll call: Captain America, Hawkeye, Goliath, the Wasp, Quicksilver, and the Scarlet Witch. Appearances by the Black Widow, the Enchantress, Nick Fury, the first Power Man, and the Swordsman. Gil Kane cover. (Vignettes retouched, possibly by John Romita Sr.) Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27795068
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    Published May 1967 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 40 FN- 5.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    The Black Widow, Hercules, and the Sub-Mariner guest star in "Suddenly, the Sub-Mariner!" Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Don Heck, inks by George Roussos (as George Bell). Avengers roll call: Hawkeye, Goliath, the Wasp, Quicksilver, and the Scarlet Witch. Captain America appearance. Letter to the editor from writer Steve Utley. Heck/Roussos cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27584588
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    Published June 1967 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 41 VF+ 8.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    The Black Widow and Hercules guest appear in "Let Sleeping Dragons Lie!" Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema (his first work on the series), inks by George Roussos (as George Bell). Mr. Fantastic and the Human Torch (of the Fantastic Four) cameos. Buscema/Roussos cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27584597
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    Published August 1968 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 55 FN 6.0

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    1st full appearance of Ultron. The Black Knight, Ultron-5, and Klaw guest star in "Mayhem Over Manhattan!" Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by George Klein. Avengers roll call: Hawkeye, Goliath, the Wasp, and the Black Panther. Buscema/Klein cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27584600
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    Published September 1968 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 56 FN- 5.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    Captain America and Bucky guest star in "Death Be Not Proud!" Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by George Klein. Avengers roll call: Hawkeye, Goliath, the Wasp, and the Black Panther. Letter to the editor from writer Peter Sanderson. Buscema/Klein cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27584603
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    Published October 1968 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 57 VG+ 4.5

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    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    First Silver Age appearance of the Vision in "Behold...The Vision!" Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by George Klein. Avengers roll call: Hawkeye, Goliath, the Wasp, and the Black Panther. Black Widow and Ultron-5 appearances. Letter to the editor from comics writer Tony Isabella. Buscema/Klein cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27640157
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    Published October 1968 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 57 VG 4.0

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    First Silver Age appearance of the Vision in "Behold...The Vision!" Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by George Klein. Avengers roll call: Hawkeye, Goliath, the Wasp, and the Black Panther. Black Widow and Ultron-5 appearances. Letter to the editor from comics writer Tony Isabella. Buscema/Klein cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #27640160
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    Published November 1968 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 58 VG 4.0

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    The origin is revealed in "Even an Android Can Cry!" Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by George Klein. Avengers roll call: Hawkeye, Goliath, the Wasp, the Vision, and the Black Panther. Guest appearances by Thor, Iron Man, Captain America, Wonder Man, and Ultron-5. Cameos by Hercules, the Hulk, Quicksilver, the Scarlet Witch, the Black Widow, and Spider-Man. Buscema/Klein cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #26858585
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    Published August 1969 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 67 CGC 7.0

    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Other — see grading notes
    • Minor side edge crack, scuffing on front of case.
    • CGC Serial #0240336001
    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    Ultron-6 attacks in "We Stand at Armageddon!" Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Barry Windsor-Smith, inks by George Klein. Avengers roll call: Goliath, Yellowjacket, the Wasp, and the Vision. Thor and Iron Man guest star. Sal Buscema/Sam Grainger cover. Cover price $0.15.

  • Item #26472692
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    Published August 1969 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 67 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Apr 6 2:00 PM CST

    Ultron-6 attacks in "We Stand at Armageddon!" Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Barry Windsor-Smith, inks by George Klein. Avengers roll call: Goliath, Yellowjacket, the Wasp, and the Vision. Thor and Iron Man guest star. Sal Buscema/Sam Grainger cover. Cover price $0.15.

  • Item #26989646
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    Published August 1969 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 67 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    Ultron-6 attacks in "We Stand at Armageddon!" Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Barry Windsor-Smith, inks by George Klein. Avengers roll call: Goliath, Yellowjacket, the Wasp, and the Vision. Thor and Iron Man guest star. Sal Buscema/Sam Grainger cover. Cover price $0.15.

  • Item #26523734
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    Published November 1969 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 70 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "When Strikes the Squadron Sinister!" Part 2 of 3. Script by Roy Thomas. Pencils by Sal Buscema. Inks by Sam Grainger. Cover by Sal Buscema and Sam Grainger. The galactic game between Kang and the Grandmaster begins! And the opening round pits Earth's Mightiest Heroes vs. the Squadron Sinister! Captain America vs. Nighthawk on Liberty Island! Iron Man vs. Doctor Spectrum at the Taj Mahal! Thor vs. Hyperion in Egypt! And Goliath vs. the Whizzer in London! The Avengers need four victories to win the first round for Kang! The Conqueror's team appears on track for a worldwide sweep until the Black Knight unwittingly interferes with Goliath's duel at the Big Ben Clock Tower! The Grandmaster is furious about the knight's interference! Have Dane Whitman's good intentions accidentally doomed the Earth to destruction? First full appearance of the Squadron Sinister (and Kyle Richmond aka Nighthawk). Avengers Lineup: Black Panther, Black Knight, Captain America, Goliath, Hawkeye, Iron Man, Thor, Vision, Yellowjacket, and the Wasp. (Notes: The Squadron Sinister returns in Defenders 13. Shell-Head and Dr. Spectrum battle again in Iron Man 63. Nighthawk appears next in Daredevil 62.) 32 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Item #26684126
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    Published October 1970 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 81 VF+ 8.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "When Dies A Legend!" Part 2 of 3. Script by Roy Thomas. Pencils by John Buscema. Inks by Tom Palmer. Cover by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. The Avengers are splitting up, but not permanently! Just long enough to take care of a double threat! While half the team searches for the Zodiac in New York City; the Vision, Scarlet Witch, and Goliath fly west to the Great Plains to help Red Wolf stop Cornelius Van Lunt's violent land grab! However, a mid-air ambush in the Montana sky quickly derails the Avengers' mission! After the Vision saves Wanda (as foreshadowed on the cover), Van Lunt captures both of them and forces the Vision to fight Goliath! The devious Cornelius has everything going his way until Red Wolf and his fellow tribesmen set dynamite to Van Lunt's precious concrete dam! Can the Indian legend from decades ago reclaim his sacred homeland? And lead the Avengers to victory? Avengers Lineup: Black Panther, Captain America, Goliath, Iron Man, Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch, Thor, and the Vision. (Notes: Cornelius Van Lunt returns in Avengers 120. Red Wolf appears next in Red Wolf 7.) 32 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Item #27705773
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    Published February 1971 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 85 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "The World is Not for Burning!" Part 1 of 2. First appearance of the Squadron Supreme. Script by Roy Thomas. Pencils by John Buscema. Inks by Frank Giacoia. Cover by John Buscema and Bill Everett. After concluding their amazing adventure on Polemachus, the Prince of Asgard uses his mighty mjolnir to sweep the Avengers back to Earth! Once the Vision, Goliath, Quicksilver, and the Scarlet Witch arrive at their Fifth Avenue headquarters; they look forward to rest and relaxation! But upon entering their familiar home, the tired quartet bumps into Nighthawk! Has the Squadron Sinister invaded the mansion?! No, the Avengers have apparently invaded someone else's mansion! What? In a bizarre twist of fate, the extra-dimensional jump from Polemachus went awry! Earth's Mightiest Heroes have landed on a parallel Earth with a different superhero team: the Squadron Supreme! When the two teams meet, cooler heads don't prevail! And the Mighty Avengers test their mettle vs. the Squadron Supreme! Cameo appearances by the Black Knight, Black Panther, Captain America, Spider-Man, Thor, Doctor Spectrum, Hyperion, and the Whizzer. Squadron Supreme Lineup: American Eagle, Hawkeye (aka the Golden Archer), Lady Lark, Nighthawk, and Tom Thumb. Avengers Lineup: Goliath, Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch, and the Vision. (Notes: The Squadron Supreme's Earth was later designated Earth-712. The cover indicates that the Squadron Sinister (from Avengers 71) has returned; however it's the Squadron Supreme that appears for the first time in this issue.) 32 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Item #26416493
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    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 93 VG 4.0

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "This Beachhead Earth" Part 5 of 9. Double-sized issue. Guest-starring Captain Marvel. Script by Roy Thomas. Pencils by Neal Adams. Inks by Tom Palmer. Cover by Neal Adams and Tom Palmer. One of the iconic issues of the Avengers! The acclaimed Kree/Skrull War kicks into high gear with the brilliant pencils of Neal Adams! After leaving Avengers Mansion in shame; Quicksilver, Goliath, Rick Jones, the Scarlet Witch, and the Vision trek to upstate New York to check on the safety of Captain Marvel. But before they can reach the safe house, the Fantastic Four (or some alien race mimicking their powers) attacks! In the chaotic battle that follows, Wanda and Pietro are captured and the Vision is badly injured! With his synthetic body failing, the Vision limps back to the mansion! And once inside (and as famously illustrated), the astonishing Ant-Man takes a perilous journey to the center of the android! Can Hank Pym revive the synthezoid avenger? And get Earth's Mightiest Heroes back into the intergalactic free-for-all? Appearances by Rick Jones and the Super-Skrull. Avengers Lineup: Ant-Man, Captain America, Goliath, Iron Man, Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch, Thor, and the Vision. Cover price 25ยข. (Notes: The Vision becomes a mainstay next to the Avengers cover logo thru issue 184. Possible cover alterations made by Marie Severin. The second half of the Kree/Skrull War (issues 93-97) was reprinted in 1983 in the two-issue special edition: The Kree-Skrull War starring the Avengers.) 48 pages. Cover price $0.25.

  • Item #27640070
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    Published May 1975 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 135 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "The Torch is Passed!" Script by Steve Englehart. Pencils by George Tuska. Inks by Frank Chiaramonte. Cover by Jim Starlin and John Romita Sr. (vignettes). In the Mad Thinker's deserted laboratory, the Vision witnesses how Ultron-5 transformed the original Human Torch's body into his own synthetic body. Sadly, the synthezoid avenger also observes the tragic death of his creator and his first valiant fight against Ultron. However, the past is in the past; and knowing the truth, the Vision is ready to move forward and reunite with Earth's Mightiest Heroes! Meanwhile in present day Vietnam, Moondragon joins Mantis, Hawkeye, Iron Man, Thor, Libra, and the Cotati to uncover the secrets of the Celestial Madonna. Origin of the Vision. Origin of Moondragon. Death of Dr. Phineas T. Horton. Story continues in Giant-Size Avengers 4. Cameo appearance by Immortus. Flashback cameos by the Wasp, Henry Pym, Dr. Phineas T. Horton, Quasimodo, Silver Surfer, Thanos, Mentor, and the Mad Thinker. (Notes: This issue fills in the details of what took place between Fantastic Four Annual 4 and the Vision's first appearance in Avengers 57. Elements of the story in Doctor Strange (2nd series) 7 continue in Giant-Size Avengers 4.) Cover price $0.25.

  • Item #27640073
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    Published February 1976 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 144 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "Claws!" Part 4 of 7. First appearance of Hellcat. Script by Steve Englehart. Pencils by George Perez. Inks by Mike Esposito. Cover by Gil Kane and Frank Giacoia. The Avengers are free inside the Brand Corporation's Long Island facility! However, it doesn't take long for Hugh Jones and Buzz Baxter to locate them and activate the plant's internal military-grade weapons! During the missile attack, the Avengers are forced to split up. The Beast, Vision, and Scarlet Witch go one way...and Captain America, Iron Man, and Patsy Walker go another! When Shell-head comes across the former uniform of the Cat, the shield-slinger gets an idea! And in a dazzling transformation...Patsy Walker becomes Hellcat! The Avengers could use another hero on their side, because the rematch with Doctor Spectrum, the Golden Archer, Hyperion, Lady Lark, and the Whizzer is coming up fast! An excellent issue! The story (part 5) continues in Avengers 147. Origin of Patsy Walker. Cameo appearances by the Two-Gun Kid, Hawkeye, Moondragon, and Thor. Flashback cameos by the Fantastic Four, Spider-Man, and Tigra. (Notes: The letters page includes letters from comics writer Peter Gillis and comics writer Mary Jo Duffy, respectively. The letters page also contains Marvel Value Stamp series B #39 Thor by Jack Kirby.) Cover price $0.25.

  • Item #27580862
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    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 170 VF- 7.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    The Korvac Saga: Part 3 of 10 - "Though Hell Should Bar the Way!" Plot and Script by Jim Shooter. Plot and Pencils by George Perez. Inks by Pablo Marcos. Cover by George Perez and Terry Austin. Janet Pym is tired of having the deactivated Jocasta at her home, so she convinces her husband, Hank Pym, to bring the one-time bride of Ultron to Avengers Mansion. That seems like a good idea, until Jocasta comes to life! Luckily, the Beast, Scarlet Witch, Vision, and Wonder Man are present to help the Wasp and Yellowjacket corral the runaway bride! But the golden avenger and the star-spangled avenger stop their teammates in mid-attack! Why does Iron Man want Jocasta to go free? Could it have something to do with a certain adamantium groom? Meanwhile, another avenger mysteriously disappears...this time it's Quicksilver! Cameo appearances by Crystal, Hawkeye, and the Guardians of the Galaxy. Avengers Lineup: Beast, Captain America, Iron Man, Scarlet Witch, Thor, Vision, Wasp, Wonder Man, and Yellowjacket. (Notes: This issue was reprinted in 1999 in Ultron Unleashed 1. The letters page includes a letter from comics historian Peter Sanderson. ) Cover price $0.35.

  • Item #27197882
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    Published May 1978 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 171 VF 8.0

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    The Korvac Saga: Part 4 of 10 - "Where Angels Fear to Tread" Guest-starring Ms. Marvel. Script by Jim Shooter. Pencils by George Perez. Inks by Pablo Marcos. Cover by George Perez and Terry Austin. Earth's Mightiest Heroes are in hot pursuit of Jocasta through the streets of Manhattan! During the chase the Avengers pick up an ally, Ms. Marvel, and locate the female robot's final destination...a convent! Is Ultron hiding out among the nuns? The evil one is full of surprises! And the next one is for the Scarlet Witch, the most dangerous avenger to the adamantium monster! It's another classic battle between the Avengers and Ultron! An excellent issue! (Notes: Ultron returns in Avengers 202. This issue was reprinted in 1999 in Ultron Unleashed 1. The letters page includes a letter from comics editor Kevin Dooley.) Cover price $0.35.

  • Item #26486201
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    Published March 1979 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 181 CGC 9.2

    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • CGC Serial #0243942003
    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "On the Matter of Heroes!" Part 1 of 2. Written by David Michelinie. Art by John Byrne (breakdowns) and Gene Day (finishes). Cover by George Perez and Terry Austin. A new era for 'Earth's Mightiest Heroes' begins, and the first order of business is selecting the seven members of the new roster. But this time the federal government is going to help the Avengers choose! Peter Gyrich announces the selections: the Beast, Captain America, Iron Man, Scarlet Witch, Vision, Wasp,...and the Falcon! Hold on, is the Falcon even an avenger? That's what Hawkeye would like to know! Meanwhile, the old man from Vladivostok, Django Maximoff, finally arrives in New York City. And the lives of Pietro and Wanda will never be the same again. Cameo appearances by the Guardians of the Galaxy, Captain Marvel, Ms. Marvel, Black Widow, Hercules, and Moondragon. Note: John Byrne begins his 1-year stint as the regular artist on the series. Note: First appearance of Scott Lang (the second Ant-Man). Cover price $0.35.

  • Item #26991743
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    Published May 1980 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 195 FN- 5.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "Assault on a Mind Cage!" Guest-starring Ant-Man. Script by David Michelinie. Pencils by George Perez. Inks by Jack Abel and Dan Green. Cover by George Perez and Dan Green. The Wasp has taken it upon herself to invade the Solomon Institute and find out what's going on inside! Unfortunately though, it's been several hours since anyone's heard from her! So Yellowjacket and Ant-Man (aka Scott Lang) infiltrate the institute, while the remaining avengers wait outside in the snow! The three insect-size heroes are having an easy time defeating all the guards in the asylum, but their fortunes dramatically change when the institute's head honcho arrives...the Taskmaster! First (cameo) appearance of the Taskmaster. Avengers Lineup: Beast, Captain America, Iron Man, Jocasta, Ms. Marvel, Vision, Wasp, Wonder Man, and Yellowjacket. 32 pages Cover price $0.40.

  • Item #27439985
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    Published May 1980 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 195 VG- 3.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "Assault on a Mind Cage!" Guest-starring Ant-Man. Script by David Michelinie. Pencils by George Perez. Inks by Jack Abel and Dan Green. Cover by George Perez and Dan Green. The Wasp has taken it upon herself to invade the Solomon Institute and find out what's going on inside! Unfortunately though, it's been several hours since anyone's heard from her! So Yellowjacket and Ant-Man (aka Scott Lang) infiltrate the institute, while the remaining avengers wait outside in the snow! The three insect-size heroes are having an easy time defeating all the guards in the asylum, but their fortunes dramatically change when the institute's head honcho arrives...the Taskmaster! First (cameo) appearance of the Taskmaster. Avengers Lineup: Beast, Captain America, Iron Man, Jocasta, Ms. Marvel, Vision, Wasp, Wonder Man, and Yellowjacket. 32 pages Cover price $0.40.

  • Item #26605823
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    Published June 1980 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 196 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "The Terrible Toll of the Taskmaster" Guest-starring Ant-Man. Script by David Michelinie. Pencils by George Perez. Inks by Jack Abel. Cover by George Perez and Joe Rubinstein. A brand new villain, the Taskmaster, has turned the tables on the Wasp, Yellowjacket, and Ant-Man! The three insect-like super-heroes are prisoners inside the Taskmaster's training academy! The good news is that seven avengers are waiting outside the training compound, but the bad news...none of them know that their teammates are in grave danger! However, Earth Mightiest Heroes follow the ants, and the trail leads to the Taskmaster! Is the villain with the photographic reflexes ready to battle the Avengers? Choose wisely dear Taskmaster! First (full) appearance and origin of the Taskmaster. (Notes: The Taskmaster appears next in Marvel Team-Up 103. The letters page includes a letter from comics writer Kurt Busiek.) 32 pages Cover price $0.40.

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    Published June 1980 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 196 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "The Terrible Toll of the Taskmaster" Guest-starring Ant-Man. Script by David Michelinie. Pencils by George Perez. Inks by Jack Abel. Cover by George Perez and Joe Rubinstein. A brand new villain, the Taskmaster, has turned the tables on the Wasp, Yellowjacket, and Ant-Man! The three insect-like super-heroes are prisoners inside the Taskmaster's training academy! The good news is that seven avengers are waiting outside the training compound, but the bad news...none of them know that their teammates are in grave danger! However, Earth Mightiest Heroes follow the ants, and the trail leads to the Taskmaster! Is the villain with the photographic reflexes ready to battle the Avengers? Choose wisely dear Taskmaster! First (full) appearance and origin of the Taskmaster. (Notes: The Taskmaster appears next in Marvel Team-Up 103. The letters page includes a letter from comics writer Kurt Busiek.) 32 pages Cover price $0.40.

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    Tags: Avengers
    Published June 1980 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 196 GD/VG 3.0

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "The Terrible Toll of the Taskmaster" Guest-starring Ant-Man. Script by David Michelinie. Pencils by George Perez. Inks by Jack Abel. Cover by George Perez and Joe Rubinstein. A brand new villain, the Taskmaster, has turned the tables on the Wasp, Yellowjacket, and Ant-Man! The three insect-like super-heroes are prisoners inside the Taskmaster's training academy! The good news is that seven avengers are waiting outside the training compound, but the bad news...none of them know that their teammates are in grave danger! However, Earth Mightiest Heroes follow the ants, and the trail leads to the Taskmaster! Is the villain with the photographic reflexes ready to battle the Avengers? Choose wisely dear Taskmaster! First (full) appearance and origin of the Taskmaster. (Notes: The Taskmaster appears next in Marvel Team-Up 103. The letters page includes a letter from comics writer Kurt Busiek.) 32 pages Cover price $0.40.

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    Published June 1980 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 196 GD+ 2.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "The Terrible Toll of the Taskmaster" Guest-starring Ant-Man. Script by David Michelinie. Pencils by George Perez. Inks by Jack Abel. Cover by George Perez and Joe Rubinstein. A brand new villain, the Taskmaster, has turned the tables on the Wasp, Yellowjacket, and Ant-Man! The three insect-like super-heroes are prisoners inside the Taskmaster's training academy! The good news is that seven avengers are waiting outside the training compound, but the bad news...none of them know that their teammates are in grave danger! However, Earth Mightiest Heroes follow the ants, and the trail leads to the Taskmaster! Is the villain with the photographic reflexes ready to battle the Avengers? Choose wisely dear Taskmaster! First (full) appearance and origin of the Taskmaster. (Notes: The Taskmaster appears next in Marvel Team-Up 103. The letters page includes a letter from comics writer Kurt Busiek.) 32 pages Cover price $0.40.

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    Tags: Legacy of Thanos (part 3), Avengers
    Published July 1985 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) 257 FN/VF 7.0

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "Holocaust in a Hidden Land!" Part 2 of 2. Guest-starring Ka-Zar and Shanna. Script by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Cover by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. Terminus is on a rampage through the Savage Land! And only Earth's Mightiest Heroes stand between the powerful alien and the utter destruction of the bottom of the world! Will the combined might of the Black Knight, shield-slinger, Starfox, Wasp, and Prince of Power be enough to prevent the annihilation of the hidden paradise? Or will Antarctica, centuries later, finally reclaim the Savage Land? A cold and bitter ending for Ka-Zar and the Avengers! Meanwhile light years away in outer space, Captain Marvel meets a new super-villain that will battle the Avengers for years to come! First appearance of Nebula. (Notes: The Savage Land first appeared in Uncanny X-Men (1st series) 10. The High Evolutionary attempts to restore the Savage Land in Uncanny X-Men Annual 12. This issue includes a full-page ad for the Secret Wars II Limited Series.) 32 pages Cover price $0.65.

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    Published 1967 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) Annual 1 CGC 4.0

    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • CGC Serial #2429661012
    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    All new material. The Avengers face the Mandarin, the Living Laser, the first Power Man, the Swordsman, the Enchantress, and Executioner, and Ultimo in "the Monstrous Master Plan of the Mandarin!' Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Don Heck, inks by George Roussos (as "George Bell"). Avengers roll call: Captain America, Hawkeye, Goliath, the Wasp, Quicksilver, and the Scarlet Witch. Guest starring Thor, Hercules, and Iron Man, with the Black Widow and Nick Fury. Sub-Mariner cameo. This issue also includes pin-ups of the original Avengers, the new Avengers, the Black Widow, and Hercules (all by Heck/Roussos), a diagram of the Avengers Mansion, and biographies of Heck and Thomas. John Buscema/Roussos cover. Cover price $0.25.

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    Published 1968 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) Annual 2 CGC 7.5

    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Minor side edge crack
    • CGC Serial #2429661013
    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    The Avengers battle alternate-universe versions of the original members (Thor, Iron Man, Giant-Man, the Wasp, and the Hulk) in "And Time, the Rushing River!" Script by Roy Thomas, layouts by Don Heck, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Vince Colletta. Avengers roll call: Hawkeye, Goliath, the Wasp, and the Black Panther. Guest starring Captain America. Appearances by the Watcher and alternate-universe versions of the Fantastic Four, Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Sub-Mariner, Doctor Strange, Nick Fury, Daredevil (in his yellow-and-black costume), Baron Zemo, the Black Knight, the Radioactive Man, the Red Ghost, Mr. Hyde, the Mole Man, the Executioner, the Unicorn, the Beetle, the Scarlet Witch, Magneto, the Red Skull, the Sandman, the Enchantress, Quicksilver, Doctor Doom, Electro, and the Mandarin. Whew! John Buscema/George Klein cover. Cover price $0.25.

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    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) Annual 3 CGC 8.5

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    This annual features four reprint stories and a new cover by John Buscema and Frank Giacoia. First story reprinted from Avengers (1st series) 4: "Captain America Joins the Avengers!" Script by Stan Lee. Pencils by Jack Kirby. Inks by George Roussos. The first silver age appearance of Captain America! With inadvertent aid from the Sub-Mariner, the Avengers find the frozen body of Captain America drifting aimlessly in the North Sea! And at that very moment...the legend of the star-spangled avenger is born! Second story reprinted from Tales of Suspense 66: "The Fantastic Origin of the Red Skull" Script by Stan Lee. Pencils by Jack Kirby. Inks by Chic Stone. The Red Skull tells his origin to his star-spangled prisoner, Captain America. Third story reprinted from Tales of Suspense 67: "Lest Tyranny Triumph!" Script by Stan Lee. Pencils by Jack Kirby. Inks by Frank Ray (aka Frank Giacoia). Under the mental control of the skull, Captain America invades the Allied Headquarters in London! But his loyal partner, Bucky, will try to stop him from accidentally shooting the Allied Supreme Commander! Fourth story reprinted from Tales of Suspense 68: "The Sentinel and the Spy!" Script by Stan Lee. Pencils by Jack Kirby. Inks by Frank Ray. The shield-slinger and Bucky foil the Red Skull's plans...not once but twice! Cover price $0.25.

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    Published 1971 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) Annual 4 CGC 8.0

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    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • CGC Serial #2429661015
    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    This annual features two reprint stories and a new cover by Sal Buscema. First story reprinted from Avengers (1st series) 5: "The Invasion of the Lava Men!" Script by Stan Lee. Pencils by Jack Kirby. Inks by Paul Reinman. The Avengers travel to the Southwestern United States to investigate mysterious underground tremors! Who's causing the subsurface vibrations? The Lava Men! And they want to conquer the surface world! But the Avengers stand in their way! Cameo appearance by the Hulk. Second story reprinted from Avengers (1st series) 6: "Masters of Evil" Script by Stan Lee. Pencils by Jack Kirby. Inks by Chic Stone. It's the first epic clash between the Masters of Evil and the mighty Avengers! Baron Zemo, the Melter, Black Knight, and Radioactive Man vs. Captain America, Iron Man, Thor, Giant-Man and the Wasp! (Notes: This annual includes an Avengers pin-up gallery featuring the covers of Avengers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6. This annual also contains full-page ads for X-Men Annual 1 & Amazing Spider-Man Annual 7 and Thor Annual 3 & Marvel's Greatest Comics 29.) Cover price $0.25.

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    Published 1977 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) Annual 7 VG 4.0

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    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    "The Final Threat" Part 1 of 2. Guest-starring Captain Marvel and Adam Warlock. Script by Jim Starlin. Art by Jim Starlin (breakdowns) and Joe Rubinstein (finishes). Cover by Jim Starlin. One of the epochal annuals of the bronze age! A stormy night at Avengers Mansion is interrupted by the sudden arrival of Captain Marvel and Moondragon. The duo feels that the universe is in imminent danger! Their fears are confirmed moments later when Adam Warlock also arrives and delivers troubling news: Thanos has a new plan for obliterating the universe! The evil Titan sends a giant space armada to attack Earth, while he prepares to blow up the sun via his massive star gem! However, the mightiest heroes on Earth intercept the fleet and set their sights on destroying Thanos' instrument of stellar genocide! Tragically though, Warlock falls in battle vs. the mad Titan. Leaving the trio of Iron Man, Thor, and Captain Marvel as the final hope of the universe! Can the Kree warrior, thunder god, and golden avenger triumph over Thanos? Story continues in Marvel Two-in-One Annual 2. Deaths of Gamora, Pip, and Warlock. Avengers lineup: Beast, Captain America, Iron Man, Scarlet Witch, Thor, and the Vision. (Notes: First appearances of the Space Gem, the Mind Gem, and the Reality Gem, and the first time all six Infinity Gems were in a story. Thanos previously appeared in Warlock 15. This annual was reprinted in 1993 in the trade paperback: The Greatest Battles of the Avengers.) Cover price $0.60.

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    Published 1981 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) Annual 10 VF- 7.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    First appearance of Rogue and Madelyn Pryor in "By My Friends Betrayed!" Spider-Woman, X-Men, Carol Danvers, and New Brotherhood of Mutants guest star. Script by Chris Claremont. Pencils by Michael Golden. Inks by Armando Gil. Cover by Al Milgrom. This action-packed annual has got it all, true believers: the first appearance of Rogue, the spectacular art of Michael Golden, the tragic return of Carol Danvers, and the stupendous struggle between the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants and the mighty Avengers! Following the events of Uncanny X-Men #142, Mystique & her New Brotherhood of Evil Mutants attempt to break four of their members out of Ryker's Island prison! After Rogue and Mystique take down Captain America, Iron Man, and Thor, the rest of the Avengers and Spider-Woman catch up to the villains, and the epic clash erupts! Woven in and around the frantic action at Ryker's Island is the heartbreaking story of Carol Danvers' return to Earth. Her life has fallen apart since leaving for Limbo with Marcus Immortus in Avengers #200, and now, stripped of her powers and memories, Carol begins the long road to recovery. And the first step is an emotional confrontation with her former teammates! Notes: Marvel Super-Heroes #11 (Fall 1992) fills in the details of Carol Danvers' life between Avengers #200 and Avengers Annual #10. The Thing stars in a one-page Hostess ad, "A Lesson to Be Learned!" This issue was reprinted in 1993 in the trade paperback: The Greatest Battles of the Avengers. 48 pages. Cover price $0.75.

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    Published 1981 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) Annual 10 VF- 7.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    First appearance of Rogue and Madelyn Pryor in "By My Friends Betrayed!" Spider-Woman, X-Men, Carol Danvers, and New Brotherhood of Mutants guest star. Script by Chris Claremont. Pencils by Michael Golden. Inks by Armando Gil. Cover by Al Milgrom. This action-packed annual has got it all, true believers: the first appearance of Rogue, the spectacular art of Michael Golden, the tragic return of Carol Danvers, and the stupendous struggle between the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants and the mighty Avengers! Following the events of Uncanny X-Men #142, Mystique & her New Brotherhood of Evil Mutants attempt to break four of their members out of Ryker's Island prison! After Rogue and Mystique take down Captain America, Iron Man, and Thor, the rest of the Avengers and Spider-Woman catch up to the villains, and the epic clash erupts! Woven in and around the frantic action at Ryker's Island is the heartbreaking story of Carol Danvers' return to Earth. Her life has fallen apart since leaving for Limbo with Marcus Immortus in Avengers #200, and now, stripped of her powers and memories, Carol begins the long road to recovery. And the first step is an emotional confrontation with her former teammates! Notes: Marvel Super-Heroes #11 (Fall 1992) fills in the details of Carol Danvers' life between Avengers #200 and Avengers Annual #10. The Thing stars in a one-page Hostess ad, "A Lesson to Be Learned!" This issue was reprinted in 1993 in the trade paperback: The Greatest Battles of the Avengers. 48 pages. Cover price $0.75.

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    Published 1981 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) Annual 10 FN- 5.5

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    First appearance of Rogue and Madelyn Pryor in "By My Friends Betrayed!" Spider-Woman, X-Men, Carol Danvers, and New Brotherhood of Mutants guest star. Script by Chris Claremont. Pencils by Michael Golden. Inks by Armando Gil. Cover by Al Milgrom. This action-packed annual has got it all, true believers: the first appearance of Rogue, the spectacular art of Michael Golden, the tragic return of Carol Danvers, and the stupendous struggle between the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants and the mighty Avengers! Following the events of Uncanny X-Men #142, Mystique & her New Brotherhood of Evil Mutants attempt to break four of their members out of Ryker's Island prison! After Rogue and Mystique take down Captain America, Iron Man, and Thor, the rest of the Avengers and Spider-Woman catch up to the villains, and the epic clash erupts! Woven in and around the frantic action at Ryker's Island is the heartbreaking story of Carol Danvers' return to Earth. Her life has fallen apart since leaving for Limbo with Marcus Immortus in Avengers #200, and now, stripped of her powers and memories, Carol begins the long road to recovery. And the first step is an emotional confrontation with her former teammates! Notes: Marvel Super-Heroes #11 (Fall 1992) fills in the details of Carol Danvers' life between Avengers #200 and Avengers Annual #10. The Thing stars in a one-page Hostess ad, "A Lesson to Be Learned!" This issue was reprinted in 1993 in the trade paperback: The Greatest Battles of the Avengers. 48 pages. Cover price $0.75.

  • Item #26465234
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    Published 1981 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Avengers (1963 1st Series) Annual 10 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    First appearance of Rogue and Madelyn Pryor in "By My Friends Betrayed!" Spider-Woman, X-Men, Carol Danvers, and New Brotherhood of Mutants guest star. Script by Chris Claremont. Pencils by Michael Golden. Inks by Armando Gil. Cover by Al Milgrom. This action-packed annual has got it all, true believers: the first appearance of Rogue, the spectacular art of Michael Golden, the tragic return of Carol Danvers, and the stupendous struggle between the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants and the mighty Avengers! Following the events of Uncanny X-Men #142, Mystique & her New Brotherhood of Evil Mutants attempt to break four of their members out of Ryker's Island prison! After Rogue and Mystique take down Captain America, Iron Man, and Thor, the rest of the Avengers and Spider-Woman catch up to the villains, and the epic clash erupts! Woven in and around the frantic action at Ryker's Island is the heartbreaking story of Carol Danvers' return to Earth. Her life has fallen apart since leaving for Limbo with Marcus Immortus in Avengers #200, and now, stripped of her powers and memories, Carol begins the long road to recovery. And the first step is an emotional confrontation with her former teammates! Notes: Marvel Super-Heroes #11 (Fall 1992) fills in the details of Carol Danvers' life between Avengers #200 and Avengers Annual #10. The Thing stars in a one-page Hostess ad, "A Lesson to Be Learned!" This issue was reprinted in 1993 in the trade paperback: The Greatest Battles of the Avengers. 48 pages. Cover price $0.75.

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    Auction Item: Avengers and X-Men Axis (2014 Marvel) 9C NM- 9.2

    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    Limited 1 for 100 Retailer Incentive Variant Cover. Written by Rick Remender. Art by Jim Cheung with Terry Dodson, Leinil Francis Yu and Adam Kubert. Cover by Adam Hughes. ACT III: NEW WORLD DISORDER. Who will live? Who will die? Who will remain inverted? A shocking climax that promises to crack the Marvel Universe to its very core! An old foe must claim the mantle of his greatest enemy to save the lives of all he cares for! An X-Man's horrifying fate! An Avenger's appalling choice! If you read only one comic this century - This is it! 44 pages, full color. Rated T+ Cover price $4.99.

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    Auction Item: Avengers Arena (2012) 1A NM 9.4

    • Signed by writer Dennis Hopeless with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.
    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    Cover by Dave Johnson (W) Dennis Hopeless (A) Kev Walker Trapped on an isolated island, 16 superhuman young adults (including cult faves like members of the Runaways, The Avengers Academy and Darkhawk) are given a chilling ultimatum by their demented captor: Fight or die...only one will walk out alive! Thus begins a primal battle that will test the skills, stamina and morals of each combatant. Welcome to Murder World, where the secrets are plenty, alliances are fleeting, and the key to victory might be rewriting the rules of the game. Who will survive? The rising star team of Dennis Hopeless (X-MEN: SEASON ONE) and Kev Walker (THUNDERBOLTS) dare you to tune in to your new favorite comic NOW! Cover price $2.99.

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    Auction Item: Avengers Arena (2012) 1D NM+ 9.6

    • Signed by writer Dennis Hopeless with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.
    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST

    Cover by Skottie Young (W) Dennis Hopeless (A) Kev Walker Trapped on an isolated island, 16 superhuman young adults (including cult faves like members of the Runaways, The Avengers Academy and Darkhawk) are given a chilling ultimatum by their demented captor: Fight or die...only one will walk out alive! Thus begins a primal battle that will test the skills, stamina and morals of each combatant. Welcome to Murder World, where the secrets are plenty, alliances are fleeting, and the key to victory might be rewriting the rules of the game. Who will survive? The rising star team of Dennis Hopeless (X-MEN: SEASON ONE) and Kev Walker (THUNDERBOLTS) dare you to tune in to your new favorite comic NOW! Cover price $2.99.

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    Avengers Lot of 10
    Published 1975

    Auction Item: Avengers Lot of 10

    • Issues 138, 146, 154, 156, 162, 179, and 193-196 of Avengers (1963 1st Series). Most will grade in VG to GD range with #138 grading closer to FN.
    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST
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    Avengers Lot of 10
    Published 1971

    Auction Item: Avengers Lot of 10

    • Issues 93, 135, 155, and 169 of Avengers (1963 1st Series), Issues 6, 8, and 9 of Avengers (1963 1st Series) Annual, and Issues 3-5 of Giant Size Avengers (1974). Most will grade in FN to VG range with a couple grading closer to VF and #93 grading closer to FR.
    Starts Mar 2 2:00 PM CST