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  • Issue #2-1ST
    Nova Classic TPB (2012-2014 Marvel) 2-1ST

    Volume 2 - 1st printing. Collects Nova (1976-1979 1st Series) #13-19, Defenders (1972-1986 1st Series) #62-64, Fantastic Four (1961-1994 1st Series) Annual #12 and Marvel Two-in-One (1974-1982 1st Series) Annual #3.

    The second stage of the Human Rocket! Launch into more high-velocity heroics with teenage everyman turned cosmic crusader Rich Rider, the original Nova! Thrill as Nova battles classic Marvel villains Sandman and the Yellow Claw - as well as the alien Monitors, the mysterious Inner Circle and the Darkforce-powered madman Blackout! All this and the debut of new hero Crime-Buster, team-ups with Nick Fury and the Thing, and a desperate decision at home when Rich's own father is ensnared in an underworld scheme! Plus: Nova joins the Defenders alongside an awesome array of offbeat heroes like Black Goliath, Captain Ultra, Iron Fist, Jack of Hearts, Havok and Polaris! And the Fantastic Four take on Nova's greatest foe, the Sphinx!

    Softcover, 264 pages, full color.

    Cover price $29.99.

  • Issue #SET-E-I
    Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe (1994 Marvel) Master Edition SET-E-I

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    SET E-I - Includes over 100 Entries from Earth Lord to It, the Living Colossus - Comic-sized, full-color, cardstock pages. Master Editions were published in 3-hole punched looseleaf format. Each character is depicted 5-1/2" tall in full color in front, side and back views, making this series an invaluable tool for artists. Biographical data, physical description (height, weight, eye and hair color, etc.), powers and abilities, weaponry, accessories, and costume notes are all detailed. Also included is a bibliography for each chararacter noting first appearance, origin issues, and significant event issues. Each Set comes in a 3-Ring binder with the Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe Master Edition logo on the cover and spine.

  • Issue #5-1ST
    Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A-Z HC (2008-2010 Marvel) 5-1ST

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    Volume 5 - 1st printing.

    By JEFF CHRISTIANSEN, SEAN MCQUAID, STUART VANDAL, MIKE FICHERA, MADISON CARTER, MICHAEL HOSKIN, RONALD BYRD, ERIC J. MOREELS, CHAD ANDERSON, DAVID WILTFONG, JACOB ROUGEMONT, AL SJOERDSMA, GABRIEL SHECHTER, CHRIS BIGGS, RICH GREEN and JEPH YORK. Cover by TOM GRUMMETT.

    Does a super-revised and more comprehensive Marvel Handbook sound Impossible, Man? Do you seek the secrets of Infinity...Gauntlet? When you need a Hand, don't be a Hammerhead: Take the Initiative!

    This volume deals out favorite heroes including Havok, Hawkeye, Molly Hayes, Hellcat, Hercules, Hulk, Human Torch, Iceman, Invisible Woman, Iron Fist and Iron Man! Villains including the Hate-Monger, Hellfire Club, High Evolutionary, Hobgoblin, the Hood, Hydra, Hydro-Man, Immortus and Imperial Guard! Plus: HERBIE, Happy Hogan, Howard the Duck, Jarella, J. Jonah Jameson, Edwin Jarvis, the Heroes for Hire and so much more! Brought to you by the regular gang of Inhumans! Don't like it? Go to...Hellstorm?

    Hardcover, 240 pages, full color.

    Cover price $24.99.

  • Issue #3-1ST
    Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe TPB (1986-1987 Marvel) 3-1ST

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    Volume 3 - 1st printing. "Galactus to Kang!"

    Written by Mark Gruenwald and Peter Sanderson. Cover by Paul Ryan.

    This is the original encyclopedia series to the Marvel Universe. Volume 3 collects detailed dossiers on Galactus to Kang.

    Featuring the art of John Byrne, Dave Cockrum, John Buscema, John Romtia, Sr., Kerry Gammill, Paul Smith, Walt Simonson, Mike Zeck, Curt Swan, John Romita, Jr., Brent Anderson, and many more.

    Softcover, 128 pages, full color.

    Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #3-REP
    Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe TPB (1986-1987 Marvel) 3-REP

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    Volume 3 - 2nd and later printings. "Galactus to Kang!"

    Written by Mark Gruenwald and Peter Sanderson. Cover by Paul Ryan.

    This is the original encyclopedia series to the Marvel Universe. Volume 3 collects detailed dossiers on Galactus to Kang.

    Featuring the art of John Byrne, Dave Cockrum, John Buscema, John Romtia, Sr., Kerry Gammill, Paul Smith, Walt Simonson, Mike Zeck, Curt Swan, John Romita, Jr., Brent Anderson, and many more.

    Softcover, 128 pages, full color.

    Cover price $7.95.

  • Issue #29
    Sub-Mariner (1968 1st Series) 29

    Cover pencils by Sal Buscema. "Fear Is the Hunter!", script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Sal Buscema, inks by Mike Esposito (as Joe Gaudioso); The Huntsman uses the Sirens' call to lure in Namor and sap his will; He then sets Namor after Hercules who the Huntsman has been ordered by Zeus to return to Olympus; Namor finds Hercules and attacks him; He comes to his senses when their battle threatens some villagers; The Huntsman then summons monsters from Greco-Roman mythology to defeat Hercules; Together Namor and Hercules defeat the monsters and the Huntsman; However, Zeus takes note of the battle and Namor's valor and brings his son back to Olympus to discuss Hercules' sojourn on Earth. Cont'd from Ka-Zar #1; Hercules appears next in Avengers #98. 36 pgs., full color. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #79
    Tales to Astonish (1959-1968 1st Series) 79
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    Cover by Jack Kirby and Bill Everett. When Rises the Behemoth, script by Stan Lee, art by Gene Colan (as Adam Austin) and Bill Everett; Little realizing that he is under the control of the Puppet Master, the Army tries to capture Namor for robbing a bank; After being shot in the arm, Namor seeks the healing power of water and winds up in the Hudson River; There he encounters Lady Dorma who has come to the surface world to retrieve him as the Behemoth has awakened and is menacing Atlantis. The Titan and the Torment, script by Stan Lee, art by Jack Kirby and Bill Everett; Zaxon tries to sap the power of the Hulk for his own nefarious ends but ends up getting himself killed in the process; Free once again, the Hulk rips up some train tracks to throw at pesky fighter jets and wouldn't you know that Hercules just happens to be riding in the oncoming locomotive; Hulk and Herc battle to a standstill before the jade giant leaps off to fight another day. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #7
    Thing (2006 2nd Series) 7

    Written by Dan Slott Pencils & Cover by Andrea Di Vito '...On the Way to the Forum' It's Alicia's birthday and the Thing has the perfect gift for her: a trip to Greece! Scratch that. Too simple. How about a trip to Ancient Greece? Yeah! Stretcho wouldn't mind Ben taking the time machine for a spin, right? And like, what could possibly go wrong? Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Thing and the Human Torch TPB (2018 Marvel) By Dan Slott 1-1ST Thing and the Human Torch TPB (2018 Marvel) By Dan Slott 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Spider-Man/Human Torch (2005) #1-5 and Thing (2006 2nd Series) #1-8.

    Written by Dan Slott. Art by Ty Templeton, Andrea Di Vito, and Kieron Dwyer. Cover by Andrea Di Vito.

    Dan Slott takes on half of the Fantastic Four - and, naturally, the ever-amazing writer brings Spider-Man along for the ride! First, the Human Torch and Spidey's unique friendship is explored across five adventures in different eras. From high school to adulthood, from the Coffee Bean to the Negative Zone, from Dorrie Evans to Mary Jane Watson, it's the ultimate team-up of flamebrain and web-head! Then, the ever-lovin' blue-eyed Thing takes the spotlight! The idol of millions is now worth billions, and he's enjoying his newfound riches - not to mention the odd game of poker - with pals including the FF, Goliath, Hercules, Lockjaw and, yes, Spider-Man! But fear not - bashful Benjy has reserved some clobberin' for foes like Arcade, Shockjock and classic sparring partners Trapster and Sandman!

    Softcover, 320 pages, full color. Cover price $34.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Thing Idol of Millions TPB (2006 Marvel) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Thing (2005 2nd Series) #1-8.

    Written by DAN SLOTT. Art and cover by ANDREA DIVITO.

    Join Ben Grimm and his pals as they clobber their way through the Marvel U! And, spinning out of events from FANTASTIC FOUR, the idol of millions is now worth billions! So will big bucks make a Rockefeller out of this Rocky fella? Will Ben trade in Yancy St. for Park Ave? Tune in and see, True Believer! Special appearances by Goliath (Bill Foster), Warbird, Wonder Man and Peter Parker.

    Softcover, 192 pages, full color.

    Cover price $20.99.

  • Issue #124
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 124
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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. First appearance of Atlas in "The Grandeur and the Glory!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Thor learns of a "demon" terrorizing the jungles of Asia; Donald Blake reveals his secret to Jane, infuriating Odin; And, Zeus dispatches Hercules to Earth to deal with the native turned "Demon." Tale of Asgard: "Closer Comes the Swarm!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; While the Asgardians are licking their wounds after a battle with a dragon, Queen Ula sends out the Flying Trolls of Thryheim to finish them off. Appearances by Balder, Hogun, Fandral, and Volstagg. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #125
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 125
    • 1" Cumulative spine split.
    • 3" Cumulative spine split.
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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. "When Meet the Immortals!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Thor grapples with "The Demon" to recover the Norn Stone, while Hercules blunders about the world of Man, crossing paths with Jane Foster. Marvel Bullpen Bulletins. Tale of Asgard: "The Queen Commands," script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Thor's plans for a peaceful parlay with the Flying Trolls is dashed when Loki unleashes a poison gas on them! Ad for Hulk Sweat Shirt, Spider-Man Pin-Up, Super-Hero Stationery Kit, and Thor T-Shirt. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #126
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 126
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    • CGC Signature Series
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    • Signed by Stan Lee on 5/3/18.
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    • CBCS Authentic Signature
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    • Signed by Stan Lee.
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    Title becomes Thor; previously Journey Into Mystery. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. "Whom the Gods Would Destroy!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Thor and Hercules fight over Jane Foster; Odin, still angry because Thor revealed his identity to Jane, removes half Thor's powers by giving 'Odin Power' to Seidring. Hercules defeats Thor. Marvel Bullpen Bulletins. Tale of Asgard: "The Summons!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; The Argonauts are called home to Asgard by Odin. Appearances by Balder, Hogun, Fandral, Volstagg, and Odin. The letters page contains a statement of ownership, management and circulation: average print run 377,663; average paid circulation 232,644. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #127
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 127
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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. Pluto (from Red Raven Comics #1, August 1940) is reintroduced in "The Hammer and the Holocaust!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; The weakened and defeated Thor returns to Asgard where he finds Seidring has taken over; He battles the 'odin power' and defeats Seidring only to collapse himself. Appearances by Odin, Hercules, Jane Foster, Balder, and Heimdall. Marvel Bullpen Bulletins. Tale of Asgard: "The Meaning of... Ragnarok", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; The Asgardian gods have returned to Asgard where the prophetess Vollo relates the coming of Ragnarok! Odin and Balder appearances; Heimdall and Fandral cameos. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #128
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 128
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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. "The Power of Pluto!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Thor recovers from his injuries last issue and goes looking for a rematch with Hercules who has been tricked into signing a contract with Pluto. Appearances by Odin, Balder, and Volstagg. Tale of Asgard: "Aftermath!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; The Asgardian gods deliberate over the coming of Ragnarok. Appearance by Odin; cameos by Balder, Hogun, Fandral, and Volstagg. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #129
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 129
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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. 1st appearance of Ares in Marvel Universe in "The Verdict of Zeus!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Thor resolves to give up his immortality to be with Jane Foster, however it is The Day of Three Worlds, and he must honor an ancient prophecy before he can appeal to Odin; Meanwhile, Hercules desperately searches for anyone who will fight in his name and hopefully prevent his eternal damnation. Appearances by Zeus, Jane Foster, Pluto, and Balder. Tale of Asgard: "The Hordes of Harokin!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Thor and companions set out to get the Warlock's Eye that Harokin has seized. Appearances by Hogun, fandrall, and Volstagg. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #130
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 130
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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. "Thunder in the Netherworld!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Thor does so much damage to Hades that Pluto gives in and releases Hercules from the contract; Tana sends Jane away wandering. Appearance by Jane Foster. Marvel Bullpen Bulletins. Tale of Asgard: "The Fateful Change!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Thor defeats Harokin and discovers they are nearly identical in appearance; The Warriors Three free Asgard's defenders from Harokin's dungeons. Ad for Thing Sweat Shirt and Hulk Sweat Shirt. Ad for Marvel Comics Group Official Swingin' Stationery, Thor T-Shirt, and Spider-Man Poster. The M.M.M.S. Still Wants You! ad. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #221
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 221

    Cover pencils by John Buscema, inks by John Romita. "Hercules Enraged!", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Mike Esposito; Thor is in Olympus, battling the guards, to see Hercules; In an extended flashback, we see the Asgardians return home, only to be greeted by an upset Hildegarde; She had gone to Odin to find Krista, and sees her in Pluto's underworld as a slave and standing over her are Pluto and Hercules; Back in Olympus, Thor and Hercules battle, with Herc claiming that he doesn't know what Thor is talking about; During the battle, Ares sneaks away to meet Snatos, and confirm that the plan proceeds accordingly. Appearances by Sif, Balder, Hildegarde, Zeus, and Ares. The letters page contains Marvel Value Stamp series A # 1 (Spider-Man by John Romita Sr.). 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #222
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 222
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    Last 20-cent cover price. Cover by Gil Kane and John Romita (alterations). "Before the Gates of Hell!", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Joe Sinnott; Thor and Hercules are having an arm wrestling match to determine who will face Pluto, when Zeus interrupts and tells them to fight together; They travel together to the gates of Hades and are attacked by Pluto's minions; They defeat the minions, then go to visit Chaga, to learn who it is that's against them; She tells them that it's Pluto and Ares; They fly to the gates of Hell and there meet Ares, whose power has been increased by Pluto. They manage to defeat him and then they enter Hell. Appearances by Sif, Hildegarde, and Odin. The letters page contains Marvel Value Stamp series A #41 (The Gladiator). 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #223
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 223

    First 25-cent cover price. Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Frank Giacoia. "Hellfire Across the World!", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Mike Esposito; Thor and Hercules enter Hades and are attacked by demon-bats, and snake women; They fight their way past, only to find that Pluto has fled with Krista; They go to Asgard, where Odin reveals that Pluto has gone to Manhattan; Thor and Hercules follow him there; Thor defeats Pluto and drives him away; He then discovers that Krista is dying, and only Don Blake can save her. Appearances by Sif and Hildegarde. The letters page contains Marvel Value Stamp series A #12 (Daredevil by Jack Kirby), plus a statement of ownership: average print run 405,894; average paid circulation 195,239. 36 pgs., full color. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #224
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 224

    Cover by John Romita. "No One Can Stop...The Destroyer!", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Mike Esposito; Hercules and Thor have taken Krista to a hospital, and Thor changes to Don Blake; He then reveals to Hercules that he is Thor; On another street in Manhattan, Holmes reactivates the Destroyer, which he discovered in Peru, and begins to go on a rampage, to which Hercules responds; After the operation Thor flies to help Hercules; Thor manages to fight him off while Hercules goes to find the mortal body; After he is gone though, the Destroyer manages to wrench Mjolnir from Thor's grasp, so Thor only has sixty seconds to get it back. Letter to the editor from comics editor (and Thor scripter) Ralph Macchio. The letters page also contains Marvel Value Stamp series A #87 (J. Jonah Jameson). 36 pgs., full color. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #225
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 225
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    Cover by John Buscema. First appearance of Firelord in "The Coming of the Firelord!", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Joe Sinnott; Thor commands Mjolnir to return to him, and so it must; Hercules returns with the body of Holmes, and in drawing close, the spirit returns to his body; While Thor changes back to Blake to check on Krista, Firelord arrives on Earth, and at the selfsame hospital; Hercules and Firelord begin to battle, and Blake's cane is knocked out a window; Blake races to the ground and changes to Thor, and then he stops the battle, realizing who Firelord is - herald to Galactus; Firelord then summons Galactus, and Galactus plans to feast this day. The letters page contains Marvel Value Stamp #17 (Black Bolt by Jack Kirby). Bullpen Bulletins. 36 pgs., full color. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #226
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 226

    Cover pencils by John Romita. "The Battle Beyond!", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Mike Esposito and Dave Hunt; Firelord has summoned Galactus, then leaves; Unfortunately, a reporter heard everything, and reports the news, and panic begins to spread; Blake tells Hercules the history of Galactus; Meanwhile, Galactus has arrived on Earth; Galactus tells Thor of the mad Ego, and how he was defeated by him; He wants Thor to fight Ego; With the power of Galactus, they barely manage to breach the atmosphere of Ego and reach the surface. Cameos by the Silver Surfer, the Watcher, and the Fantastic Four. The letters page contains Marvel Value Stamp series A #58 (The Mandarin). 36 pgs., full color. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #227
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 227

    Cover by John Romita. "In Search of...Ego!", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Joe Sinnott; Odin looks on, as Galactus, Thor, Hercules, and Firelord begin to attack the mad planet Ego; Meanwhile, in Asgard, Odin has a plan in mind; Odin will not interfere in Thor and Galactus' quest, but if Thor dies in battle with the Living Planet, Ego will be slain in turn; Back on Ego, Firelord, Thor, and Hercules fight their way through Ego's humanoid constructs to Ego's mind; Thor throws Mjolnir and strikes Ego's brain. Appearances by Sif, Hildegarde, and Odin. Cameo by Heimdall. The letters page contains Marvel Value Stamp series A #76 (Dormammu). 36 pgs., full color. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #229
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 229
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    Cover pencils by Ron Wilson, inks by Mike Esposito. "Where Darkness Dwells, Dwell I!", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Chic Stone; Both Thor and Hercules have returned to Earth, but while Thor flies overhead, Hercules hears a cry for help; He rushes to it, only to see an old man attacked by a robber; Hercules chases him down, only to return just in time to see the old man kill himself; A police detective tells Thor and Hercules about how several people have gone insane lately and killed themselves; Hercules storms off by himself, but is captured by a mysterious shadowy figure; He later manages to barely return to Thor, only to collapse in front of him. The letters page contains Marvel Value Stamp #80 (Ghost Rider), and also an ad for Wolverine's debut in Incredible Hulk #181. 36 pgs., full color. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #230
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 230

    Cover pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Joe Sinnott. "The Sky Above...The Pits Below!", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Joe Sinnott; Thor flies Hercules to Avengers Mansion, where he has Iron Man try to probe his mind to find out what happened to him, but Hercules comes to and lashes out smashing everything around him until Krista calms him down; Back in Asgard, Hildegarde forces her way into Odin's chambers, only to find it empty; She searches until she finds the Vizier, who tells her that Odin has vanished, and no one knows where he is; Thor had Hercules make their way back to the tunnels where he was attacked; Hercules opens up a piece of the tunnel, letting in the light, and causing the demons to flee. Appearances by Iron Man and Sif. 36 pgs., full color. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #231
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 231

    Cover by Gil Kane and John Romita (alterations). "A Spectre From the Past!", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by John Buscema (layouts/breakdowns), Dick Giordano, and Terry Austin (finished art), inks by Dick Giordano (figures) and Terry Austin (backgrounds, uncredited); Thor and Hercules return to the surface and fix the hole in the ground they created; After they are done, Blumkenn tells Thor that one of the people stopped from killing themselves has been asking for him - Jane Foster; Elsewhere, during a séance, the spirit of Armak is channeled into Arnold Nicolson. Back in a Midtown Hospital, Sif sees Thor with Jane Foster and realizes just how much he still loves her; The doctor tells Sif that there's not much hope, and that Jane has a week or two at the most; Sif returns to Asgard seeking Odin, only to find him gone; Thor flies off to fight Armak. The story pages were printed out of order; they should be 1-13, 15, 16, 14, 17, 18. The letters page contains Marvel Value Stamp series A #83 (Dragon Man). 36 pgs., full color. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #234
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 234

    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Dick Giordano. "O, Bitter Victory!", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Joe Sinnott; Thor and a group of commandos sneak into Loki's camp at night, only to be captured; When General Sawyer realizes that they've been captured, he realizes the only option left is a nuclear strike; In California, Orrin saves Judith from a drunk driver by casually swatting his car aside; At Avengers Mansion, Iron Man and Firelord team up to break the barrier; Firelord flies to lead the army and rescue Thor; Thor challenges Loki to one-on-one combat with no weapons or spells, to which Thor wins. Guest appearances by Hercules and Sif. Jane Foster cameo. 36 pgs., full color. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #235
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 235
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    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Frank Giacoia. "Who Lurks Beyond the Labyrinth!", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Joe Sinnott; Thor is upset about Jane Foster's condition; But while he is sulking, the Absorbing Man is stalking him; Hercules and Sif find Kamo Tharnn, but he refuses to help and attacks; Back on Earth, the Absorbing Man sneaks up behind Thor while he is focused on Jane, and absorbs the power of Mjolnir, and begins mopping the floor with Thor; Hercules knocks out Kamo Tharnn and takes the Runestaff back to Earth. Appearance by Jane Foster. The letters page contains Marvel Value Stamp series A #23 (Sgt. Fury) and a statement of ownership: average print run 387,083; average paid circulation 205,838. 36 pgs., full color. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #356
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 356

    Cover pencils by Bob Layton, inks by Jackson Guice. "The Power and the Pride," script by Bob Harras, pencils by Jackson Guice, inks by Bob Layton; Hercules tries to resolve a dispute between some boys as to who is stronger, he or Thor; embellishment ensues. Bullpen Bulletins. 36 pgs., full color. $0.65. Cover price $0.65.

  • Issue #408
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 408

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. First appearance of Thunderstrike (cameo) in "The Fateful Decision!", script by Tom DeFalco (plot and script) and Ron Frenz (plot), pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott (finishes); Hercules, High Evolutionary, Eric Masterson, and Thor have returned to Wundagore; High Evolutionary tells them they should leave because they are returning to study the Black Galaxy; Mongoose attacks and during the battle, Eric lifts Mjolnir, but receives a fatal blast before he can strike; Hercules manages to drive Mongoose off and Thor pleads to Odin to spare Eric; Eric becomes Thor. "There Dwells a Monster!", script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Mike Mignola, inks by Bob Wiacek; Thor goes to the Land of the Trolls, to stop their raids on the countryside at the source; The Rock Trolls capture Thor and present them to their leader, Grundor the Greater. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #409
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 409

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. First full appearance of Thunderstrike in "Doom Is Only Sixty Seconds Away," script by Ron Frenz (plot) and Tom DeFalco (plot and script), pencils by Ron Frenz (layouts), inks by Joe Sinnott (finished art); Thor stops two jewel thieves who have been given high tech equipment by Dr Doom; He has a plan that involves Thor in regaining control of Latveria; Doom sends the Timebot to attack Thor and Hercules; Hercules begins to fear for some reason, while Thor has another dizzy spell; During the battle, Doom succeeds in his plan to steal Mjolnir. Cameos by Spider-Man and Captain America. "To Fight The Unbeatable Foe," script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Mike Mignola, inks by Bob Wiacek; Thor attacks Uroc with a blast from Mjolnir, but the demon only redirects it; Thor taunts Uroc, causing him to strike and fall into the bottomless Chasm of Eternal Sorrow. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #410
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 410

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. "Two Dooms to Destroy Me!", script by Tom DeFalco (plot and script) and Ron Frenz (plot), pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott (finishes); Hercules, She-Hulk, and Eric fly to Latveria in a Quinjet; Doom has already gotten there, and using Thors hammer, creates a time bubble around Doomstadt causing everything inside to stop; But Kristoff foresaw such an event and made himself immune to the effects; At the time device, Hercules feels another wave of fear, and Eric manages to reclaim Mjolnir. Guest starring She Hulk. "Volstagg the Lion of Asgard," script by Tom DeFalco, art by Herb Trimpe; A drunken Volstagg winds his way home, and stops himself from being robbed. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #413
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 413

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. Doctor Strange makes a brief appearance in "Within Me Dwells a Monster!", script by Tom DeFalco (plot and script) and Ron Frenz (plot), pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott (finishes); Thor and Hercules visit Dr Strange to learn the secret behind his attacks of weakness; He learns that it was Loki who secretly ensorcelled him; During their study, Ulik begins to pound on the shield surrounding the Sanctum, and Hercules feels another wave of fear; To fight it, he races after Ulik. Brief appearances by Hercules and Loki. "Defiance Means Death!", script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Ron Lim, inks by Mike DeCarlo; Beta Ray Bill frees the psychic prisoners and uses the pirates own psychic energy to power the ship so the former slaves can go home. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #414
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 414

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. "Beyond Courage, Must I Strive!", script by Ron Frenz (Co-plot) and Tom DeFalco, pencils by Ron Frenz (layouts), inks by Joe Sinnott (finished art); Thor and Hercules battle an enhanced Ulik, while Lt Stone tries to stop Ulik as well; Due to his leaving abruptly, Eric lost his client and his personal life is falling apart; Marcy is determined to reclaim full custody of Kevin at any cost; Ultimately, it is Lt Stone that manages to stop Ulik. Bullpen Bulletins. Letter to the editor from Charles Novinskie of Topps Comics. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #416
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 416

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. Hercules makes a brief appearance in "The Hero and the Horror," script by Ron Frenz (plot) and Tom DeFalco (plot and script), pencils by Ron Frenz (layouts), inks by Joe Sinnott (finished art); Hercules faces the Dark Dweller and cant get over his fears; The Dweller has come to Earth in search of sustenance; Eric returns home to find Hercules under the Dwellers control and Susan about to be drained; The Dweller commands Hercules to defend him and hurls Eric over the balcony. Tales of Asgard back-up story, "The Greatest Love," script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Mark Texeira; Fandral goes to visit his mother. Letter to the editor from Charles Novinskie of Topps Comics. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #417
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 417

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. Only Death Can Save Thee," script by Tom DeFalco (plot; script) and Ron Frenz (plot), pencils by Ron Frenz (layouts), inks by Joe Sinnott (finished art); Eric manages to get his cane in front of him and transforms the instant he hits the ground; The Dweller leaves with Susan, causing Hercules to regain his self-control; They go after the Dweller and Hercules is once more in his thrall as soon as they get close; Thor uses lightning to hurt the Dweller and send him screaming into the sun; Eric and Hercules return to Erics apartment to try and clean up, but its too late. Tales of Asgard back-up, "The Abduction," script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Gary Hartle, inks by Mike DeCarlo; Leir has decided he wants Sif for his bride, and she accepts conditionally. The letters page contains a statement of ownership: average print run 291,480; average paid circulation 183,720. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #418
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 418

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. "Fear Kills," script by Ron Frenz (Co-plot) and Tom DeFalco, pencils by Ron Frenz (layouts), inks by Joe Sinnott (finished art); Ulik teaches the Wrecker about his powers, and he learns some new abilities; They attack Hercules, and his fears from the beating he once received from them resurfaces; Thor shows up and realizes that for his friend to ever regain his confidence, Thor must take a dive. Seeing his friend take a beating brings the old Hercules back, and the two easily send the Wrecking Crew running. Tales of Asgard back-up, "Where Lies My Loyalty?", script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Gary Hartle, inks by Mike DeCarlo; Sif has agreed to marry Leir, on the condition that he takes her to Midgard to warn Thor of the barrier surrounding Asgard; Vizier goes to inform Odin, but its really someone else impersonating Odin, someone who imprisons Vizier in a crystal. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #419
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 419

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. The Black Galaxy Saga part 1 of 6, "The Summons," script by Ron Frenz (plot) and Tom DeFalco (plot and script), pencils by Ron Frenz (layouts), inks by Joe Sinnott (finished art); The Colnoizers are investigating disturbances in the Black Galaxy, and send a Recorder to investigate; Inside the Black Galaxy, the High Evolutionary is working towards creating a new race of gods; The Celestials sent the Replicoid to summon Thor and Hercules back to the Black Galaxy, when they are attacked by a mysterious spaceborn figure; In Asgard, seven Frost Giant children were ruthlessly slaughtered by Bellos and sacrificed into the Crack of Doom to bring about the endless circle. Tales of Asgard back-up, "Childhood's End!", script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Gary Hartle, inks by Dan Panosian; Bellos of the Bold Eye tries to bring about the end of the universe. Bullpen Bulletins. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #420
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 420

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. The Avengers and Captain America guest star in The Black Galaxy Saga part 2 of 6, "If Death Be My Destiny!", script by Ron Frenz (Co-plot) and Tom DeFalco (plot & script), pencils by Ron Frenz (layouts) and Rich Yanizeski (art assist), inks by Joe Sinnott (finished art); Stellaris is after the Replicoid, wanting vengeance against the Celestials; Thor and the Avengers fight her off, but not before she kills the Replicoid; Stellaris then sets out after another, reading of Celestial energy – Hercules; Hercules is alone watching Kevin, while Susan and Sam go to meet with Marcys lawyers; In Asgard, Odin sends the Warriors Three to Jotunheim to investigate rumors of a monstrous beast terrorizing the countryside. Tales of Asgard back-up, "Deadly Discoveries!", script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Gary Hartle, inks by Dan Panosian; Odin sends the Warriors Three on a quest and Heimdall is warned that Odin is not who he thinks he is. Bullpen Bulletins. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #421
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 421
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    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. The Black Galaxy Saga part 3 of 6, "And If Men Are Gods," script by Ron Frenz (Co-plot) andTom DeFalco (plot & script), pencils by Ron Frenz (layouts), inks by Joe Sinnott (finished art); Thor and the Avengers battle Stellaris; Kevin learns that his father's friend is really Hercules, and Erick Masterson comes to a decision on the custody of his child. Tales of Asgard back-up, "When Winter Comes, It Kills," script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Gary Hartle, inks by Mike DeCarlo; The Warriors Three discover that Ymir has been freed from the Crack of Doom. Bullpen Bulletins. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #422
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 422

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. The Black Galaxy Saga part 4 of 6, "Then What Are Gods?", script by Ron Frenz (Co-plot) and Tom DeFalco (plot & script), pencils by Ron Frenz (layouts), inks by Romeo Tanghal (finished art); Thor and Hercules travel to the Black Galaxy where they find the High Evolutionary and his latest attempt to evolve the human race. Tales of Asgard back-up, "The Secret of the Endless Circle!", script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Gary Hartle, inks by Mike DeCarlo; The Warriors Three seek to stop Ymir while in Asgard Odin instructs Heimdall to send troops to their aid; But is Odin really who he seems? Bullpen Bulletins. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #423
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 423

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. The Black Galaxy Saga part 5 of 6, "The Day of Their Return!", script by Ron Frenz (co-plot) and Tom DeFalco (plot; script), pencils by Ron Frenz (layouts), inks by Joe Sinnott (finished art); Thor battles a Celestial who splits him from the body of Eric Masterson; Count Tagar discovers the secret of the Black Galaxy. Tales of Asgard back-up, "If Defeat Should Come," script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Gary Hartle, inks by Mike DeCarlo; Heimdall and the forces of Asgard battle Ymir; The Grand Vizier discovers the truth behind Odin's strange behavior. Bullpen Bulletins. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #424
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 424

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. The Black Galaxy Saga concludes with "Let There Be Life!", script by Ron Frenz (co-plot) and Tom DeFalco (plot; script), pencils by Ron Frenz (layouts), inks by Joe Sinnott (finished art); High Evolutionary connects himself to the Analyzer to record every bit of data as the new Celestial is being created; Stellaris attempts to destroy the Celestial by causing her armor to overload, which was the final component needed to give birth to the new Celestial; As the Celestial rises up to join its brethren, it releases one of the containers that make it up, inside are Hercules and Eric; Then the Black Galaxy is no more, having been completely absorbed by the new Celestial. "The Great Deception!", script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Gary Hartle, inks by Dan Panosian; Odin transforms into Surtur and fights Ymir, but in defense of Asgard? Letter to the editor from Charles Novinskie of Topps Comics. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #425
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 425

    Cover pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Joe Sinnott. "The Flame, The Frost and the Fury!", script by Ron Frenz (plot) and Tom DeFalco (plot and script), pencils by Ron Frenz, inks by Dan Bulanadi and Al Milgrom (finished art); Hercules, Eric, and Thor return to Asgard after being warned by Sif; They find Surtur and Ymir locked in combat; To defeat them, Thor must retrieve Twilight from the Sea of Eternal Night; During the battle, Thor becomes trapped, and Eric makes a fateful sacrifice; He bridges Thor and Mjolnir, and is re-merged with Thor; Thor lights Twilight in the Eternal Flame which causes Odins control over Surtur to vanish; Surtur and Ymir fight over Twilight, and while they are distracted, Thor transports them both into the Sea of Eternal Night, where they will be frozen for all time. 36 pgs., full color. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #1
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series) Annual 1
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    72 page giant. First appearance of Hercules in "When Titans Clash!" Cover by Jack Kirby. Script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. Loki appearance. This issue also includes a diagram of Asgard and Thor reprints: "Trapped by Loki, the God of Mischief" (from Journey Into Mystery 85); "The Mysterious Radio-Active Man" (JIM 93); "The Demon Duplicators" (JIM 95); and "The Mighty Thor Battles the Lava Man" (JIM 97). Kirby cover. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #5
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series) Annual 5

    Thor battles Hercules in "The War of the Gods!" Script by Steve Englehart, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Tony DeZuniga. Appearances by Odin, Loki, and Karnilla. Cameos by Hela, Heimdall, Balder, Sif, Hogun, Fandral, Volstagg, the Hulk, Captain America, the Black Panther, the Vision, and Iron Man. Jack Kirby/John Verpoorten cover. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #6
    Thor (1998-2004 2nd Series) 6

    "What's a God to Do?!" Part 1 of 2. Guest-starring Hercules. Captain America cameo. Story by Dan Jurgens. Art by John Romita, Jr. And Klaus Jansen. The mysterious Marnot comes to the Odinson with a boon. Plus, Jake Olson is presented with a medal to honor his bravery (see Thor (1998-2004 2nd Series) #1-2 for why) by none other then the Sentinel of Liberty himself, Captain America. Plus, the mighty Thor seeks the aid of the Lion of Olympus, but not before Hercules bestows the gift of battle on his friend. NOTE: At the same time this issue was released (Fall of 1998) Thor appeared on the television series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys. And you guested it, they fought. - Odinson, Lonestar Comics Archivist Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #7
    Thor (1998-2004 2nd Series) 7

    "Deception!" Part 2 of 2. Guest-starring Hercules. Story by Dan Jurgens. Art by John Romita, Jr. And Klaus Jansen. Thor and Hercules have arrived on fabled Mount Olympus only to find the home of the Olympian Gods ravaged. But even worse is the news they are met with from Lord Zeus himself. For it was the Asgardians who attacked Olympus. Refusing to believe such heresy, Thor vows to find the true culprits behind the fall of Asgard and Olympus. Hercules' story continues in Thunderbolts #22. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #12
    Thor (1998-2004 2nd Series) 12

    Dark Wars: Part 3 of 3. Special Double-Size Issue. Guest-starring Hercules. Story by Dan Jurgens. Art by John Romita, Jr. And Klaus Jansen. This is it! The final battle for the fate of Asgard and the future of mankind. His sacred hammer made whole once more, the God of Thunder with the Lion of Olympus, Hercules, and the unstoppable Destroyer by his side makes an all out attack on the indomitable Dark Gods. The Nine Worlds tremble when gods make war! 48 pages. Cover price $2.99.