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Comic books in 'Die-Cut Covers'

  • Issue #535D
    Batman (1940) 535D
    Published Oct 1996 by DC.

    Die-cut cover. The Ogre and the Ape - Written by Doug Moench. Art by Kelley Jones and John Beatty. A major new villain is introduced in this extra-sized issue! A very powerful being is killing Gothamites. The only clue to the killer's identity is a graffito scrawled on the walls of the city's buildings. Batman must solve the puzzle before the body count rises, and face one of the strangest adversaries in his career -- The Ogre! 48 pages, full color. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #1
    Sabretooth (1993 1st Series) 1
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.62) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Label #0958506010

    Die-cut cover, painted cover art by Mark Texeira. Home is the Hunter, script by Larry Hama, art by Mark Texeira; Sabretooth is tied down to an operating table with a bomb placed inside his chest; Tribune wants him to kill Mystique. The story takes place after the events in Wolverine #64.Wolverine appearance. Sabertooth pinup by Travis Charest. Sabertooth pinup by Michael Golden. Back cover art by Mark Texeira. 4-Issue Limited Series. 40 pgs. $2.95. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #501D
    Adventures of Superman (1987) 501D
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.80) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Collector's Edition.
    • Label #2053160013

    Collector's Edition with Die-Cut Cover. Reign of the Supermen! There's a youngster in town claiming to be Superman in "The Adventures of Superman...When He Was a Boy!" Guardian cameo. Written by Karl Kesel. Art & cover by Tom Grummett & Doug Hazlewood. Centerfold poster by Grummett & Hazlewood. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #1
    Punisher War Zone (1992) 1

    Cover art by John Romita Jr. Die-cut cover. Only the Dead Know Brooklyn, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by John Romita Jr., inks by Klaus Janson; Punisher follows Microchip, who's seeing a psychiatrist; Punisher goes undercover and is introduced to the Carbone family as Johnny Tower. 40 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #1
    Ghost Rider Crossroads (1995) 1

    Die-Cut Cover - "Crossroads!" Written by Howard Mackie and Ivan Velez, Jr. Art by Cary Nord, Bob McLeod, and Al Milgrom. The sinister Blackheart kidnaps Danny Ketch and the villainous Scarecrow and draws them down into his abysmal realm. Then he re-bonds the demon Zarathos to the mortal Johnny Blaze with hopes of enslaving the Ghost Rider as his agent on Earthrealm. Meanwhile, Danny must somehow defeat the Scarecrow without the power of Ghost Rider or be forced to spend eternity in hell! 48 pages, FC. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #223
    Spectacular Spider-Man (1976 1st Series) 223

    Die-cut cover. "Schemes & Dreams: for Future Screams." Aftershocks, Part 2 of 2. Script by Tom DeFalco. Art by Sal Buscema (breakdowns) and Bill Sienkiewicz (finishes). Cover by Sal Buscema and Bill Sienkiewicz. Story continues from Spider-Man 57. While Peter Parker remains behind bars on false murder charges, Mary Jane and Ben Reilly come to grips with their respective situations. MJ needs the Scarlet Spider for protection! And Ben needs a cause to give his clone-life meaning! It won't be long before their newfound partnership is tested! In the meantime inside Ravencroft Institute, the Jackal causes trouble for as many people as possible! And on the outside the mysterious third Peter Parker achieves self-awareness! Cameo appearances by Carnage, Shriek, John Jameson, Dr. Kafka, Joe Robertson, Kaine, and Scrier. Second story: "The Beginning." The Parker Legacy, Part 3 of 3. Script by J.M. DeMatteis. Pencils by John Romita Jr. Inks by Al Milgrom. Story continues from Spider-Man 57. In a story set five years ago, Spider-Man's clone makes a new beginning and takes a new name - Ben Reilly! First pin-up: Spider-Man vs. the Green Goblin. Art by Sal Buscema. Second pin-up: The Lizard and Morbius vs. Spider-Man. Art by Sal Buscema. Third pin-up: Spider-Man vs. Mysterio. Art by Pat Broderick. Fourth pin-up: Daredevil and Spider-Man. Art by Tom Grummett and Scott Hanna. 52 pages. Cover price 2.95. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1
    Punisher Meets Archie (1994) 1

    Die-cut cover, pencils by John Buscema and Stan Goldberg. "Introduction: Archie Meets The Punisher" article by Victor Gorelick. "Introduction: The Punisher Meets Archie" article by Tom DeFalco, art by Rick Parker. "When Worlds Collide," script by Batton Lash, pencils by John Buscema (Punisher art) and Stan Goldberg (Archie art), inks by Tom Palmer; The Punisher chases a criminal to Riverdale who bears an uncanny resemblance to Archie. Archie/Punisher illustration by Stan Goldberg. Archie/Punisher illustration, pencils by John Buscema. Same contents as "Archie Meets the Punisher." 56 pgs., full color. Cover price $3.95.