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  • Issue #3
    Damage Control (1989 2nd Series) 3

    Acts of Vengeance Tie-In - "If You Picket It'll Never Heal!" Guest-starring She-Hulk. Story by Dwayne McDuffie. Art by Ernie Colon. New York City is in ruins, Albert is missing, and Robin is trying to keep the company from disintegrating. Plus, the final fate of Avengers Mansion. Featuring appearances by Captain America, Wasp and Nick Fury. 32 pages, FC. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #81
    Marvel Age (1983) 81

    Two pages of Rob Liefeld's New Mutants character designs; article on "Acts of Vengeance" with comments from John Byrne and Walt Simonson; article on Damage Control II; 2-page Fred Hembeck strip; Kurt Busiek discusses Open Space; 5 pages from Open Space #1 by Joe Clifford Faust, Tom Grummett and Art Viscardi; Doug Moench discusses The Skull of Set graphic novel; John Byrne cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #55
    Avengers West Coast (1985) 55

    Acts of Vengeance conclusion. "The Breaking Strain!" Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Paul Ryan. Story continued from Avengers (1997 3rd Series) #313. The true mastermind behind the organization of the super-villain community stands revealed, and it is Thor's half-brother, Loki the God of Evil! Loki was the first foe the Avengers ever fought and the reason for their formation. Now the Avengers, East and West Coast, must unite to put an end to the Acts of Vengeance. 32 pages. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #1
    Damage Control (1989 2nd Series) 1

    Acts of Vengeance Tie-In - "No Vault Insurance!" Story by Dwayne McDuffie. Art by Ernie Colon. Because you demanded it! Damage Control returns for another round of super restoration. When super heroes need help, they call Damage Control. But who does Damage control call? Featuring appearances by Thor, Captain America, the Rattler and the Wrecking Crew. 32 pages, FC. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #2
    Damage Control (1989 2nd Series) 2

    Acts of Vengeance Tie-In - "Cruel and Unusual Punisher!" Guest-starring the Punisher. Story by Dwayne McDuffie. Art by Ernie Colon. Things get harry when the infamous Punisher takes aim at Damage Control. Featuring appearances by Frog-Man, She-Hulk, and Captain America. 32 pages, FC Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #4
    Damage Control (1989 2nd Series) 4

    Acts of Vengeance Tie-In - "The Agent of SHIELD Affair!" Guest-Starring Nick Fury. Story by Dwayne McDuffie. Art by Ernie Colon. As the Acts of Vengeance come to a close, Damage Control attempts to take back control of their company. Featuring appearances by SHIELD, Captain America, Thor, Henry Gyrich and the Punisher. 32 pages, FC. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #276
    Daredevil (1964 1st Series) 276

    Cover pencils by John Romita, Jr., inks by Al Williamson. The Hundred Heads of Ultron starring Daredevil, Gorgon, Karnak, Number Nine, Brandy Ash, Skip Ash, and Ultron 13, script by Ann Nocenti, pencils by John Romita, Jr., inks by Al Williamson; DD tries to save Number Nine from Ultron who has decided to take her as his bride; Acts of Vengeance crossover. 36 pgs. Cover price $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #334
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 334

    Acts of Vengeance crossover. "Shadows of Alarm!" guest-starring Captain America and Thor. Story by Walter Simonson. Art by Rich Buckler and Romeo Tanghal. Cover by Walter Simonson. A new era begins for the Fantastic Four (Mr. Fantastic, Invisible Woman, Human Torch, Ms. Marvel, and Ben Grimm) as Walter Simonson takes over the script writing. In this issue the FF battle several small-time villains including the Beetle, the Constrictor, and the Shocker. Also, the FF travel to Washington D.C. to testify before Congress about the Super Hero Registration Act. 32 pages. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #335
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 335

    Acts of Vengeance Crossover. "Death by Debate" Story by Walter Simonson. Art by Rich Buckler and Romeo Tanghal. Cover by Walter Simonson. While the FF are testifying before Congress, they are attacked by more minor villains: Flying Tiger, Mad Dog, Plant Man, Quill, Ram-rod, and Thunderball. 32 pages. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #336
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 336

    Acts of Vengeance crossover. "Dark Congress!" Story by Walter Simonson. Art by Ron Lim and Mike DeCarlo. Cover by Walter Simonson. A congressman accuses Reed Richards of staging the super villain attacks during the Congressional hearing, and Mr. Fantastic must defend himself in front of the Congressional committee. Once again more villains attack, but the Human Torch, Ms. Marvel, and Ben Grimm make short work of the bad guys! Will Congress pass or table the Super Hero Registration Act? 32 pages. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #363
    Incredible Hulk (1962-1999 1st Series) 363

    Cover art by Gene Colan. Still Life, script by Peter David, pencils by Jeff Purves, inks by Marie Severin; Bruce Banner gets closer to scientist Phil Stearns at the nuclear testing facility where he is a janitor; As part of the Acts of Vengeance, Dr. Doom tasks the Gray Gargoyle with taking down the Hulk. Acts of Vengeance crossover. 36 pgs. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #79
    Alpha Flight (1983 1st Series) 79

    Acts of Vengeance Crossover. "Outsiders!" Story by James D. Hudnall. Art by John Calimee and Mike Manley. A cabal made-up of some of Marvel's most dangerous villains has gathered together to pull their resources and finally destroy the heroes who oppose them. This inner circle consists of Doctor Doom, Magneto, the Kingpin, Wizard, Red Skull, the Mandarin, and a mysterious benefactor. Their plan is to surprise their enemies with foes whom they've never faced. In this issue Spider-Man's deadly foe, the Scorpion, heads north of the boarder. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #80
    Alpha Flight (1983 1st Series) 80

    Acts of Vengeance Crossover. "Counter Moves!" Story by James D. Hudnall. Art by John Calimee and Mike Manley. The Acts of Vengeance continue as Alpha Flight finds themselves in the middle of a free-for-all with the Scorpion, Nekra, Asp, the Owl, and Omega Flight! Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #53
    Avengers West Coast (1985) 53

    Acts of Vengeance crossover. "The Plan Proceeds!" Guest-starring the Golden Age Human Torch. Magneto cameo. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Keith Williams. A cabal made-up of some of Marvel's most dangerous villains has gathered together to pull their resources and finally destroy the heroes who oppose them. This inner circle consists of Doctor Doom, Magneto, the Kingpin, Wizard, Red Skull, the Mandarin, and a mysterious benefactor. Their plan is to surprise their enemies with foes whom they've never faced. In the tragic aftermath of last issue's events the Scarlet Witch is comatose. It's at this time that the U-Foes, arch-foes of the Incredible Hulk, attack. Story continues in Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #312. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #275
    Daredevil (1964 1st Series) 275

    Cover pencils by John Romita, Jr., inks by Al Williamson. False Man, script by Ann Nocenti, pencils by John Romita, Jr., inks by Al Williamson; Dr. Doom constructs Ultron 13 and sends him after Daredevil during the acts of vengeance; Inhumans appearance; Acts of Vengeance crossover. 36 pgs. Cover price $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #12
    Doctor Strange (1988 3rd Series) 12

    Acts of Vengeance crossover. "Some Enchantress Evening!" Part 1 of 2. Story Roy and Dann Thomas. Art by Jackson Guice. Can even the Sorcerer Supreme stand against the power of the Asgardian goddess the Enchantress and her bruiser boyfriend the Executioner? Maybe with a little help from Clea. Includes "The Book of Vishanti!" By Roy Thomas, R. J. M. Loffocoer, and David & Dan Day. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #250
    Iron Man (1968 1st Series) 250

    Acts of Vengeance crossover. Special Giant-Sized 250th Anniversary Issue. "Recurring Knightmare!" Part 2 of 2. Story by David Michelinie and Bob Layton. Art by Bob Layton. The first time they were transported to the distant past to legendary Camelot (see Iron Man #149-150). This time Iron Man and Doctor Doom have been summoned 100 years into the future to face a threat that may destroy the utopia of New Camelot. But, can even the combined might of Iron Man and Doctor Doom stand against their future selves? 48 pages. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #65
    Web of Spider-Man (1985 1st Series) 65

    "The Last Act of Vengeance" Story by Gerry Conway. Art by Alex Saviuk and Keith Williams. Cover by Alex Saviuk and Andy Mushynsky. The Amazing Spider-Man is in dire straits as he floats helplessly towards the stratosphere! Will a passing jetliner provide a life line? Meanwhile, Graviton and his cohorts believe that the Kingpin and the Chameleon have double-crossed them, so they set out to destroy the Kingpin's tower. Who will come to the crime boss' aid to battle Goliath, Graviton, Titania, the Trapster, and the Brothers Grimm? 32 pages Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #54
    Avengers West Coast (1985) 54

    Acts of Vengeance crossover. "The Troubled Earth!" Guest-starring the Golden Age Human Torch. Magneto cameo. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Paul Ryan. Story continued from Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #312. Now it's time for the Mole Man and the creatures of Monster Island to show the Avengers why he is one of the Fantastic Four's most enduring foes. Plus, the heroes begin to realize that someone is out to destroy the Avengers. Story continues in Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #313. 32 pages. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #10
    Marc Spector Moon Knight (1989) 10

    Cover pencils by Sal Velluto, inks by Tom Palmer. Trouble Times 3, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Sal Velluto, inks by Keith Williams; Taking advantage of the chaos caused by the Acts of Vengeance, three solo villains pool their resources so they can better add to the mayhem; Moon Knight takes on Killer Shrike, Ringer and Coachwhip but the moon copter is brought down during the battle and Frenchie is badly hurt. Acts of Vengeance crossover. 36 pgs. $1.50. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #28
    Punisher (1987 2nd Series) 28

    Cover art by Bill Reinhold. Change Partners and Dance, script by Mike Baron, pencils by Bill Reinhold, inks by Mark Farmer; Punisher goes to Latveria to confront Dr. Doom. 36 pgs. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Spider-Man The Cosmic Adventures TPB (1993) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Spectacular Spider-Man (1976-1998 1st Series) #158-160, Web of Spider-Man (1985-1995) #59-61, and Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #327-329. Written by Gerry Conway and David Michelinie. Art by Sal Buscema, Alex Saviuk, Erik Larsen, and Todd McFarlane. Cover by Ron Lim. During the infamous "Acts of Vengeance," Spidey was, albeit for a short period of time, endowed with unbelievable cosmic might. Thanks to the upgrade provided by the cosmic entity known as Captain Universe, Spider-Man was able to hold his own against heavyweights like Magneto, Titania, Goliath, the Tri-Sentinel, and even the Incredible Hulk. Includes a cover gallery. Softcover, 192 pages, full color. Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #64
    Web of Spider-Man (1985 1st Series) 64

    "Once More With Feeling" Story by Gerry Conway. Art by Alex Saviuk and Keith Williams. Cover by Alex Saviuk. The Acts of Vengeance saga is not quite over as Graviton rounds up the villains (that were previously defeated by the cosmic-powered web-slinger) for a rematch vs. Spider-Man. It's a major free-for-all as Spidey battles Graviton, Goliath, Titania, the Trapster, and the Brothers Grimm! Meanwhile, the photos that Nick Katzenberg took of Peter and Mary Jane in the previous issue show up on J. Jonah Jameson's desk. Peter has some explaining to do! Cameo appearance by the Green Goblin. (Note: The letters page contains a statement of ownership: average print run 340,970; average paid circulation 199,360.) 32 pages Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #19
    Wolverine (1988 1st Series) 19

    Acts of Vengeance tie-in - Part 3 of 7 - "Heroes and Villains!" Written by Archie Goodwin. Art by John Byrne and Klaus Janson. Wolverine makes his way to war torn Tierra Verde only to find himself caught in the middle of a battle between the revolutionary La Bondera and the dangerous aquatic villain Tiger Shark. Meanwhile, more of Geist's villainous plan is revealed. 32 pages, FC Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Avengers West Coast Darker than Scarlet TPB (2008 Marvel) 1-1ST

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    Acts of Vengeance tie-in (Uncredited) - 1st printing. Collects Avengers West Coast (1985-1994) #51-57 and #60-62. Written by JOHN BYRNE, ROY THOMAS, and DANN THOMAS. Art by JOHN BYRNE and PAUL RYAN. Cover by JOHN BYRNE. The Witch is back! The shocking truth about her children revealed, the Scarlet Witch suffers a nervous breakdown and descends into madness. Manipulated by her father, the mutant terrorist Magneto, Wanda faces her teammates - and her brother, Quicksilver. Can they rescue her from the clutches of Immortus - and save her very sanity? Plus: the return of Iron Man, and the reunion of wartime allies Captain America and the Human Torch. Also featuring the villainy of the Mole Man, Loki, the U-Foes, Master Pandemonium and Hydro-Man! Softcover, 232 pages, full color. Cover price $24.99.

  • Issue #11
    Doctor Strange (1988 3rd Series) 11

    Acts of Vengeance crossover. "The Hobgoblin of Little Minds!" Story Roy and Dann Thomas. Art by Jackson Guice. A cabal made-up of some of Marvel's most dangerous villains has gathered together to pull their resources and finally destroy the heroes who oppose them. This inner circle consists of Doctor Doom, Magneto, the Kingpin, Wizard, Red Skull, the Mandarin, and a mysterious benefactor. Their plan is to surprise their enemies with foes whom they've never faced. The Master of the Mystic Arts is paid a visit by Spidey's arch nemesis the Hobgoblin. Includes "The Book of Vishanti!" By Roy Thomas, R. J. M. Loffocoer, and David & Dan Day. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #13
    Doctor Strange (1988 3rd Series) 13

    Acts of Vengeance crossover. "Arkon's New York Adventure!" Part 2 of 2. Story Roy and Dann Thomas. Art by Jackson Guice. Doctor Strange continues his struggle against the Asgardian goddess the Enchantress. Plus, things go from bad to worse when the lightning bolt slinging barbarian Arkon arrives in the Big Apple. Includes "The Book of Vishanti!" By Roy Thomas, R. J. M. Loffocoer, and David & Dan Day. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #20
    Wolverine (1988 1st Series) 20

    Acts of Vengeance tie-in - Part 4 of 7 - "Miracles!" Written by Archie Goodwin. Art by John Byrne and Klaus Janson. Not even Wolverine may be able to survive a confrontation with Tiger Shark, a villain whose aquatic strength rivals even the Savage Sub-Mariner! Meanwhile, Sister Salvation lays her healing hands on a suffering Roughhouse, thus completing another part in Geist's diabolical scheme. 32 pages, FC Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #8
    Marc Spector Moon Knight (1989) 8

    Cover pencils by Sal Velluto, inks by Mark Farmer. Devils In the House, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Sal Velluto, inks by Tom Palmer; While the rest of the super hero community has their hands full with the Acts of Vengeance, Moon Knight and Midnight head out on a routine patrol; They come across an Ultimatum operation where they also encounter the Punisher on surveillance; MK sends Midnight home and he and the Punisher begin to track down Flag Smasher and his organization. Acts of Vengeance crossover. 36 pgs. $1.50. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #9
    Marc Spector Moon Knight (1989) 9

    Cover pencils by Sal Velluto, inks by Scott Williams. Called To Heaven, script by Chuck Dixo, pencils by Sal Velluto, inks by Tom Palmer; Flag Smasher plans on using the distraction of the Acts of Vengeance as cover in his latst bid for taking over the world but MK and Punisher get in the way. Acts of Vengeance crossover. 36 pgs. $1.50. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #86
    New Mutants (1983 1st Series) 86
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    1st appearance of Cable (cameo). Cover pencils by Rob Liefeld, inks by Todd McFarlane. Bang! You're Dead!, script by Louise Simonson, pencils by Rob Liefeld, inks by Bob Wiacek; The New Mutants regroup in Asgard; Rusty and Skids defeat Vulture and Nitro, but are captured by Freedom Force; the Mutant Liberation Front destroys a federal research facility, then demands that Rusty and Skids be freed, or else they will strike again. Part 1 of 4. Acts of Vengeance crossover. 36 pgs. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #29
    Punisher (1987 2nd Series) 29

    Cover art by Bill Reinhold. Too Many Dooms, script by Mike Baron, pencils by Bill Reinhold, inks by Mark Farmer; Punisher escapes from Doctor Doom's castle, barters with Doom to defeat Kingpin. 36 pgs. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #12
    Punisher War Journal (1988 1st Series) 12

    Cover art by Jim Lee. Contrast In Sin, script by Carl Potts, pencils by Jim Lee, inks by Al Milgrom and Don Hudson; Punisher battles Bushwacker in this Acts of Vengeance crossover, cameos by Kingpin and Dr. Doom. Punisher's Arsenal Automag III profile by Eliot Brown. 36 pgs. $1.50. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #84
    New Mutants (1983 1st Series) 84

    Cover pencils by Terry Shoemaker, inks by Al Milgrom. The Sword's Edge, script by Louise Simonson, pencils by Terry Shoemaker, inks by Al Milgrom; Boom Boom, Warlock, and the Wolf Prince rescue the Warriors Three; Volstagg's children find Balder and Karnilla; Cannonball, Rictor, Sunspot, and Wolfsbane hide in Hela's army; Hela launches her attack; meanwhile, the Vulture and Rusty escape from prison. Part 7 of 8. Acts of Vengeance crossover. 36 pgs. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #85
    New Mutants (1983 1st Series) 85

    Cover pencils by Rob Liefeld, inks by Todd McFarlane. The Killing Stroke, script by Louise Simonson, pencils by Geof Isherwood, inks by Bret Blevins; The combined heroes wage all-out war against Hela and her army; Mirage, still under Hela's power, tries to attack Odin with the sword, but the New Mutants stop her; Hela retreats; Mirage collapses; meanwhile, Rusty frees Skids, and they chase the Vulture. Part 8 of 8. Acts of Vengeance crossover. 36 pgs. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #29
    Avengers Spotlight (1989-1991 Marvel) 29

    "Acts of Vengeance" story line epilogue. Iron Man and Hawkeye appear. "What's The Point?" Plot by Howard Mackie and James Brock. Script by Howard Mackie. Pencils by James Brock. Inks by Roy Richardson. Cover by Rick Leonardi. Hawkeye goes on a mission to rescue the weird villain known as MadCap who is currently a prisoner of Dr. Karl Malus. Second story: "Tales From the Vault" Script by Dwayne McDuffie. Pencils by Dwayne Turner. Inks by Chris Ivy. It's the epilogue to the Acts of Vengeance storyline. Everything seems to be getting back to normal at the Vault as numerous super-villains have returned to prison; however, the Wizard is not yet finished fighting! Iron Man teams up with one of the Guardsmen to battle the Wizard and Klaw to hopefully bring the Acts of Vengeance to a close. Cameo appearances by Captain America, Quasar, Thor, Vision, Wasp, Wonder Man, Thing, and the Human Torch. 32 pages Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Amazing Spider-Man Cosmic Adventures TPB (2013 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #326-333, Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) Annual #24, Spectacular Spider-Man (1976 1st Series) #158-160, Spectacular Spider-Man (1976 1st Series) Annual #10, Web of Spider-Man (1985 1st Series) #59-61, and Web of Spider-Man (1985 1st Series) Annual #6.

    Written by David Michelinie, Tom DeFalco, J.M. DeMatteis, Tony Isabella, Gerry Conway, Stan Lee, Glenn Herdling and Peter David. Art by Colleen Doran, Andy Mushynsky, Erik Larsen, Al Gordon, Todd McFarlane, Mike Machlan, Gil Kane, Rudy Nebres, Steve Ditko, Mike Zeck, Dan Green, Sal Buscema, Mike Esposito, Rich Buckler, Mike Manley, Ross Andru, Alan Kupperberg, Alex Saviuk, Keith Williams, June Brigman and Stan Drake. Cover by Sal Buscema.

    With great power comes great responsibility, but what happens with unlimited cosmic power?

    When a science experiment goes wrong, Peter Parker's spider-powers are enhanced to an unbelievable degree! And the timing can't be beat - because with a cabal of deadly villains unleashing unpredictable attacks on Marvel's heroes, Spider-Man will need all his newfound might just to survive! But who or what is the real force behind Spidey's cosmic empowerment? And what battle is he destined to fight?

    Plus: Spider-Man teams up with the Punisher, deals with the return of Venom and battles the shrunken Psycho-Man in a totally tiny adventure! Guest-starring the Hulk, Magneto, Dr. Doom, the Frightful Four and more!

    Softcover, 504 pages, full color.

    NOTE: Book 20 of the Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: Dec 1989-June 1990.

    Cover price $39.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Fantastic Four Into the Timestream TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Fantastic Four (1961-1996 1st Series) #334-346 and ANNUAL #23 and material from NEW MUTANTS ANNUAL #6, X-FACTOR ANNUAL #5 and X-MEN ANNUAL #14.

    Cover by Walter Simonson.

    It's sensational Simonson storytelling for Marvel's First Family! When the FF's Congressional hearing is disrupted by dozens of vengeance-seeking villains, the famous foursome must deal with Capitol chaos! And when a time anomaly sends them into the future, will the universe fall to Galactus while the FF are clashing with Kang and Nebula? As Sharon Ventura and the Human Torch face personal crises, the Fantastic Four find themselves on a parallel Earth battling cyborg dictators and displaced dinosaurs! And the temporal madness only gets worse when the adult Franklin Richards flees to the present from the "Days of Future Past" timeline - with Hound-master Ahab in hot pursuit! Guest-starring the Avengers, the X-Men, Spider-Man and Death's Head!

    Softcover, 504 pages, full color.

    NOTE: Book 20 of the Fantastic Four Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1989-1990.

    Cover price $39.99.

  • Issue #311
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) 311

    "The Weakest Point" Acts of Vengeance crossover. Script by John Byrne. Art by Paul Ryan (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Cover by Paul Ryan and Tom Palmer. A dozen flying robots interrupt a peaceful afternoon on Avengers Island! Are the robots trying to kill Earth's Mightiest Heroes? No, not really. They just want to sink Hydro-Base to the bottom of the harbor…by poking large holes in the floating island's support system! The Avengers should be able to stop these rambunctious robots; however, only one avenger is home…Quasar! Left with no other choice, Quasar rallies the mansion's staff to defend the island! Can the likes of Peggy Carter, Fabian Stankowicz, and Michael O'Brien keep Hydro-Base afloat? Or will the Avengers' beloved mansion descend to a watery grave? Cameo appearances by the Mandarin, Loki, Doctor Doom, Starfox, and Nebula. (Notes: Hydro-Base first appeared in Sub-Mariner 61. The Avengers moved to Hydro-Base in Avengers 278. The letters page contains the results of the fans' 1989 "favorite avenger" poll.) 32 pages Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #312
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) 312

    "Has the Whole World Gone Mad?" Acts of Vengeance crossover. Script by John Byrne. Art by Paul Ryan (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Cover by Paul Ryan and Tom Palmer. Story continues from Avengers West Coast 53. With the Avengers' east coast headquarters in disarray; four avengers from the west coast branch travel to Manhattan to organize a defense against the nationwide attacks on the Avengers! The Falcon joins the Vision, Scarlet Witch, Wasp, and Hank Pym beneath Avengers Park to develop a strategy! However, the heroes' strategy session is abruptly halted by the arrival of Freedom Force! Why have the Blob, Avalanche, and Pyro come looking for Earth's Mightiest Heroes in this time of crisis? Their motive is unknown! But their intent is not…crush the Avengers! At the site of the former Fifth Avenue Mansion, the titanic tussle begins! Will the west coast Avengers be able to score an east coast victory? Appearances by Doctor Doom, Loki, Mandarin, Magneto, Red Skull, Wizard, and the Kingpin. Cameo appearances by Nebula, Captain America, Iron Man, Thor, and the Wrecker. (Notes: Elements of this story continue in Avengers West Coast 54. Avengers Spotlight 26 (formerly Solo Avengers) contains the complete list of issues in the Acts of Vengeance storyline.) 32 pages Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #313
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) 313

    "Thieves Honor" Acts of Vengeance crossover. Script by John Byrne. Art by Paul Ryan (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Cover by Paul Ryan and Tom Palmer. Avengers Park lies in ruins after the clash between Earth's Mightiest Heroes and one half of Freedom Force. With a break in the action; Captain America, Wonder Man, and the Vision begin salvaging items from the submerged Avengers Island. However, the respite from battle does not last long! As the Mandarin and the Wizard decide to take the fight directly to the Avengers themselves! Wonder Man and the Vision challenge the Wizard in the air, while the shield-slinger, thunder god, Hellcat, and Black Widow attack the Mandarin on the ground! Can the Avengers finally cancel these two super-villain's acts (of vengeance)? Meanwhile in California, the Master of Magnetism reunites with his daughter Wanda to help her recover from her recent personal tragedies. Story continues in Avengers West Coast 55. Appearances by Doctor Doom (robot), Loki, Red Skull, and the Kingpin. Cameo appearances by Hawkeye, Mockingbird, Hank Pym, Agatha Harkness, Magneto, and the Scarlet Witch. Avengers Lineup: Black Widow, Captain America, Hellcat, Thor, Wonder Man, and the Vision. (Notes: The Avengers battle the Mandarin for the first time since the classic Avengers Annual 1 (published in 1967). The Vision rejoins the east coast branch. This issue includes a full-page ad for the next volumes of the Marvel Masterworks series.) 32 pages Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #365
    Captain America (1968 1st Series) 365

    "Acts of Vengeance" crossover. "Submission" Guest-starring the Sub-Mariner. Story by Mark Gruenwald. Art by Kieron Dwyer and Danny Bulanadi. Cover by Kieron Dwyer. A mysterious man visits the Red Skull and offers Captain America's long-time foe an opportunity to join other super-villain masterminds in eliminating the world's superheroes. Meanwhile, Crossbones captures one of Iron Man's old foes, the Controller. After agreeing to work for the Red Skull, the Controller subdues the Sub-Mariner and sends him to fight Cap! Cameo appearances by Doctor Doom, Kingpin, and the Wizard. Back up story: "Hyde and Seek!" Story by Mark Gruenwald. Art by Mark Bright and Don Hudson. The Cobra is the new leader of the Serpent Society, but he feels the need to prove himself by defeating his former partner, Mister Hyde. 32 pages Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #366
    Captain America (1968 1st Series) 366

    "Acts of Vengeance" crossover. "Remote Control." Story by Mark Gruenwald. Art by Ron Lim and Danny Bulanadi. Captain America takes the unconscious Sub-Mariner to the sub-basements of the former Avengers Mansion, so that Dr. Pym can try to revive him. Next, the star-spangled avenger sets out to find the Controller and even the score! Meanwhile, the Red Skull is plotting against the other super-villains behind the scenes. This issue briefly crosses over with Thor 411 and depicts the ongoing Thor vs. Juggernaut battle. Cameo appearances by Doctor Doom, Kingpin, Magneto, Mandarin, and the Wizard. Back up story: "Nowhere to Hyde!" Story by Mark Gruenwald. Art by Mark Bagley and Don Hudson. The Cobra is still very much afraid of his former partner, but it appears that he may have finally gotten the upper hand on Mr. Hyde. 32 pages Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #367
    Captain America (1968 1st Series) 367

    "Acts of Vengeance" crossover with Red Skull, Magneto. "Magnetic Repulsion." Story by Mark Gruenwald. Art by Kieron Dwyer and Danny Bulanadi. Cover by Kieron Dwyer. The Acts of Vengeance storyline brings together for the first time Magneto, a Holocaust survivor, and the Red Skull, the top terror operative of the Third Reich. Payback has been 45 years in the making...and the Master of Magnetism will not wait another day! Also in this issue, Captain America finishes off the Controller. Cameo appearances by Dr. Pym and the Sub-Mariner. Back up story: "The Way of the Snake" Story by Mark Gruenwald. Art by Mark Bagley and Don Hudson. The Cobra triumphs over Mr. Hyde and with his new found confidence changes his name to...King Cobra! 32 pages Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #9
    Cloak and Dagger (1988 Marvel 3rd Series) 9

    Acts of Vengeance tie-in - Double-Sized Spectacular - "To Battle the Avengers!" Guest-starring the Avengers. Written by Terry Austin. Art by Mike Vosbergs and Don Cameron. Cloak and Dagger are caught up in the Acts of Vengeance as they must survive an all out assault by Jester, Hydro-Man, Fenris, Rock, and the Incredible Hulk?! Includes Cloak and Dagger pin-ups by John Byrne, Howard Chaykin, Jim Lee, Mark Texeira, Walt Simonson, and Charles Vess. 48 pages, FC. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #21
    Wolverine (1988 1st Series) 21
    Published Feb 1990 by Marvel.

    Part 5 of 7 - "Battlegrounds!" X-Men cameo. Written by Archie Goodwin. Art by John Byrne and Klaus Janson. Hopped up on tainted cocaine, Wolverine's healing factor is pushed to its limits figting the drug's hallucination inducing side effects. He soon discovers the true horror behind Geist's new drug, it's actually Spore, a living disease! 32 pages, FC Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #369
    Captain America (1968 1st Series) 369

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    Acts of Vengeance Aftermath (Uncredited) - "The Skeleton Crew" Story by Mark Gruenwald. Art by Ron Lim and Danny Bulanadi. Crossbones, Machinesmith (in the body of the fourth sleeper), Mother Night, and the Voice bust into the Hellfire Club looking for their boss, the Red Skull. The foursome does not find the Red Skull; however, they do find the Black Queen (aka Selene)! The battle in the New York sewer system becomes a three-way affair when Captain America and Diamondback join the fight! Back up story: "Out of his Skull" Story by Mark Gruenwald. Art by Mark Bagley and Don Hudson. Still trapped in his underground prison, the emaciated Red Skull begins to hallucinate. 32 pages Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #370
    Captain America (1968 1st Series) 370

    Acts of Vengeance Aftermath (Uncredited) - "House Calls" Story by Mark Gruenwald. Art by Ron Lim and Danny Bulanadi. Crossbones and his crew finally free the feeble Red Skull from his underground prison, but the evil mastermind is barely clinging to life. The near death Red Skull makes two final requests: first, take him to Skull House; and second, send for Captain America. It's a surreal meeting between the two long-time adversaries. (Note: The letters page contains a statement of ownership: average print run 281,350; average paid circulation 178,800.) 32 pages Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #368
    Captain America (1968 1st Series) 368

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    Acts of Vengeance Aftermath (Uncredited) - "Red Twilight" Story by Mark Gruenwald. Art by Ron Lim and Danny Bulanadi. Crossbones and Machinesmith are looking for their boss, the Red Skull, and believe that Magneto had something to do with his disappearance. Since the two henchmen cannot find the Skull, Machinesmith decides to create a Magneto-like robot and send it to the Resistants' pro-mutant rally in Washington D.C. to hopefully attract the true Master of Magnetism. The ploy instead attracts the star-spangled avenger! Cameo appearances by the Scarlet Witch and the Hellfire Club's Black Queen. Back up story: "A Clockwork Origin" Story by Mark Gruenwald. Art by Mark Bagley and Don Hudson. The origin of Machinesmith is revealed. 32 pages Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #22
    Wolverine (1988 1st Series) 22

    Part 6 of 7 - "Outburst!" Written by Archie Goodwin. Art by John Byrne and Klaus Janson. Wolverine races against the clock in order to stop the cyborg Geist's living disease known as Spore from being released upon the world. 32 pages, FC Cover price $1.50.