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Amazing Adventures comic books issue 8 1970-1972

  • Issue #8
    Amazing Adventures (1970 2nd Series) 8
    • Staple rust. Rust migration.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Water damage.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.00) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Label #1245541005

    Last 15-cent cover price. Cover by Neal Adams. "An Hour For Thunder!", script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by John Verpoorten; The Avengers (Captain America, the Scarlet Witch, the Vision, Quicksilver, Goliath) watch Mr. Dibbs and Black Bolt threaten the tenements on a view screen and make plans to travel to San Fran, but Thor insists on going to confront Mr. Dibbs alone; The other Avengers don't know that Don Blake was the one who diagnosed Mr. Dibbs with terminal cancer, and when Thor arrives he struggles briefly with the royal family who are attempting to get Black Bolt to recognize them; Thor fails to talk Mr. Dibbs into accepting a peaceful resolution and reluctantly dispatches him with his hammer; Plot crossover with The Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #95. "How Shall I Kill Thee? Let Me Count the Ways!", script by Gerry Conway (Plot) and Roy Thomas (Writer), pencils by Don Heck, inks by Bill Everett; The Black Widow and Ivan are captured by a racist German, the Watchlord, who loathes all Russians due to his childhood involving the Russian invasion of Germany; He wraps Natasha up in floorboards but Ivan rescues her and they escape; A boulder crushes the Watchlord. The Black Widow feature ends with this issue. 36 pgs, full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #8UK
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    UK Editions. Cover pencils by John Buscema, inks by John Verpoorten. "Pawns of the Mandarin," script and pencils by by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone; The Mandarin searches for the buried Eye of Yin and while the Inhumans rout his digging party, Black Bolt's curiosity becomes aroused and the Inhumans end up unwittingly uncovering the Eye of Yin for the Mandarin. "The Widow and the Militants," script by Gary Friedrich, pencils by Gene Colan, inks by Bill Everett; The Young Warriors occupy the building owned by Scarola. The mayor sends them a message but they ignore it; Meanwhile, the Black Widow is abducted by a masked man and his goons; Cameos by Peter Parker (Spider-Man) and J. Jonah Jameson. 36 pgs, full color.

  • Issue #8NDS
    Amazing Adventures (1970 2nd Series) National Diamond 8NDS

    National Diamond Sales Advertisement Insert Variant. The Inhumans star in "An Hour For Thunder!" Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by John Verpoorten. Guest starring Thor. Cameo by the Avengers (Captain America, the Scarlet Witch, the Vision, Quicksilver, Goliath). The Black Widow stars in "How Shall I Kill Thee? Let Me Count the Ways!" Plot by Gerry Conway, script by Thomas, pencils by Don Heck, inks by Bill Everett. The Black Widow feature ends with this issue. Adams cover. Cover price $0.15.