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Kamandi (1972) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Kamandi (1972) 1
    Published Nov 1972 by DC.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1393292020
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1497516007
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    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.90) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.90) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    1st appearance and origin of Kamandi. "The Last Boy on Earth." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. A series that borrows many concepts from Planet of the Apes, Kamandi takes place in an alternate future where animals have mutated into bipedal beings of intelligence and where humans are treated like savage beasts. Kamandi avenges the death of his grandfather, who was killed by wolves, but is then captured by a tiger named Caesar, who turns him over to dog-scientist Dr. Canus. Canus proceeds to help Kamandi, and this is where the so-called last boy on earth hooks up with Ben Boxer, a mutated human who can turn to living metal. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #2
    Kamandi (1972) 2
    Published Jan 1973 by DC.

    "Year of the Rat." Kamandi and Ben Boxer battle tiger troops and rat-men. Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Full-page Shadow ad with Berni Wrightson art. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #3
    Kamandi (1972) 3
    Published Feb 1973 by DC.

    "The Thing That Grew on the Moon." Gorilla-men, including warrior Chaaku, capture Kamandi. Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #4
    Kamandi (1972) 4
    Published Mar 1973 by DC.

    "The Devil's Arena." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Kamandi and Tuftan (Caesar's son) are captured by gorilla soldiers. Caesar sends in his troops to try to free the captive duo. Demon cameo (Kamandi reads a copy of Demon 1.) Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #5
    Kamandi (1972) 5
    Published Apr 1973 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #0187426004

    ""The One-Armed Bandit." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Caesar catches Kamandi and forces him to fight a gorilla gladiator. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #6
    Kamandi (1972) 6
    Published Jun 1973 by DC.

    "Flower." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Puma men try to capture Flower for their zoo, and Kamandi and some lion men step in to protect her. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #7
    Kamandi (1972) 7
    Published Jul 1973 by DC.

    "The Monster Fetish." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Gorillas capture Kamandi and try to get Tony (a giant talking ape) back from the Lion Men. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #8
    Kamandi (1972) 8
    Published Aug 1973 by DC.

    "Beyond Reason." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Kamandi encounters a pet human and takes out his frustration on the captive. He then battles bear-men and reunites with Ben Boxer. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #9
    Kamandi (1972) 9
    Published Sep 1973 by DC.

    "Tracking Site." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. A mutant called the Misfit takes over Kamandi's hovering (over South America) globe home and threatens to destroy all life on Earth with a germ. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #10
    Kamandi (1972) 10
    Published Oct 1973 by DC.

    "Killer Germ." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Kamandi battles bat-men, is threatened by Misfit's deadly germ, and learns Ben Boxer's origin. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #11
    Kamandi (1972) 11
    Published Nov 1973 by DC.

    "The Devil." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Kamandi, lost at sea, battles leopards. After escaping, he must face a giant insect (called the "Devil"). Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #12
    Kamandi (1972) 12
    Published Dec 1973 by DC.

    "The Devil and Mister Sacker." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Kamandi befriends a giant grasshopper (known as the "Devil") and names him Kliklak. He then discovers that he must against Bull Bantam, who has abused Spirit, the sister of Flower. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #13
    Kamandi (1972) 13
    Published Jan 1974 by DC.

    "Hell at Hialeah." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Kamandi fails in his attempt to escape the Hialeah raceway and must participate in a race to the death with Bull Bantam. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #14
    Kamandi (1972) 14
    Published Feb 1974 by DC.

    "Winner Take All." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Kamandi races Bull Bantam, who hurts Kliklik, Kamandi's giant insect mount. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #15
    Kamandi (1972) 15
    Published Mar 1974 by DC.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case
    • Label #886-AA-014

    "The Watergate Secrets." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Dr. Canus and Tuftan agree to search for the famed Watergate Tapes in order to have Kamandi released from Mr. Sacker. One amusing note: Kamandi sings lyrics from "Yellow Submarine" and proclaims that the song was written by "beetles." Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #16
    Kamandi (1972) 16
    Published Apr 1974 by DC.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • Cover detached. Centerfold detached at one staple.

    "The Hospital." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer and D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Royer. Kamandi encounters an ape doctor who knows about Cortexin, the substance responsible for evolving animals into human-like creatures. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #17
    Kamandi (1972) 17
    Published May 1974 by DC.

    "The Human Gophers of Ohio." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Apes capture Kamandi, who encounters gopher tribes in subterranean Ohio. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #18
    Kamandi (1972) 18
    Published Jun 1974 by DC.
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    "The Eater." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Kamandi uses the Eater (a giant worm) in his battle with the apes. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #19
    Kamandi (1972) 19
    Published Jul 1974 by DC.
    • Staple rust with migration.

    "The Last Gang in Chicago." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Sgt. Ugash and his apes invade Chicago. Kamandi encounters robot gangsters. Letter ot the editor from comics artist Ken Meyer Jr. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #20
    Kamandi (1972) 20
    Published Aug 1974 by DC.

    "The Electric Chair." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Chicago police arrest Kamandi and Sgt. Ugash. Kamandi discovers the secret of the robot gangsters. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #21
    Kamandi (1972) 21
    Published Sep 1974 by DC.

    "The Fish." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Near Monster Lake, Kamandi encounters a talking dolphin and his human slave, Ahab. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #22
    Kamandi (1972) 22
    Published Oct 1974 by DC.

    "The Red Baron." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Ben Boxer finds Kamandi. Red Baron attacks a society of dolphins. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #23
    Kamandi (1972) 23
    Published Nov 1974 by DC.

    "Kamandi and Goliath." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. It's Kamandi vs. the Red Baron, who has killed Ahab. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #24
    Kamandi (1972) 24
    Published Dec 1974 by DC.

    "The Exorcism." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Kamandi comes upon a haunted house, where strange things begin to happen. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #25
    Kamandi (1972) 25
    Published Jan 1975 by DC.

    "Freak Show." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Kamandi and Ben Boxer battle mutated sea creatures. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #26
    Kamandi (1972) 26
    Published Feb 1975 by DC.

    "The Heights of Abraham." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Kamandi and Ben Boxer run across the Sacker's company leopards, which are ruining the environment. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #27
    Kamandi (1972) 27
    Published Mar 1975 by DC.

    "Mad Marine." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Captain Pypar leads Kamandi and Ben Boxer in an attack against the Sacker's company leopards. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #28
    Kamandi (1972) 28
    Published Apr 1975 by DC.

    "Enforce the Atlantic Testament." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Kamandi and Ben Boxer continue battling Sacker's company forces and fierce leopards. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #29
    Kamandi (1972) 29
    Published May 1975 by DC.

    "Mighty One." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Kamandi and Ben Boxer encounter a tribe of apes that are in awe of an ancient hero called the Mighty One. They believe Ben to be the return of that very hero. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #30
    Kamandi (1972) 30
    Published Jun 1975 by DC.

    "U.F.O. The Wildest Trip Ever." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. A flying saucer kidnaps Kamandi and Ben Boxer. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #31
    Kamandi (1972) 31
    Published Jul 1975 by DC.

    "The Gulliver Effect." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Ben Boxer, turned into a metal giant by radiation, attacks Kamandi, Dr. Canus, and Tuftan. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #32
    Kamandi (1972) 32
    Published Aug 1975 by DC.

    Giant sized issue. "Me." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. A giant sand creature helps Kamandi and company against gorilla commandoes. Includes 4-page black-and-white text and photo article by Steve Sherman called "Jack Kirby--the Man with a Pencil," covering Kirby's career in comics. Includes reprint of Kamandi's first appearance in issue 1 and an updated map of Earth After Disaster. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #33
    Kamandi (1972) 33
    Published Sep 1975 by DC.

    "Blood and Fire." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Kirby and Berry. Kamandi and Dr. Canus build a body for an energy creature while Tuftan and Ben Boxer battle Ramjam and his gorillas at sea. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #34
    Kamandi (1972) 34
    Published Oct 1975 by DC.

    "Pretty Pyra." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Joe Kubert. Kamandi and Dr. Canus commandeer Pyra's (the female energy being) spaceship and battle Ramjam and his forces. The letters page announces that Jack Kirby is leaving DC. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #35
    Kamandi (1972) 35
    Published Nov 1975 by DC.

    "The Soyuz Survivor." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Joe Kubert. Kamandi, Canus, and Pyra encounter a mutated cosmonaut within an orbiting Russian spaceship. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #36
    Kamandi (1972) 36
    Published Dec 1975 by DC.

    "The Hotel." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Joe Kubert. Kamandi battles man-wolves in Acapulco in order to allow a group of humans to use a hotel. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #37
    Kamandi (1972) 37
    Published Jan 1976 by DC.

    "The Crater People." Script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Joe Kubert. A group of humans who mature and die within five years try to get Kamandi to intermarry within their tribe so future generations may achieve longevity. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #38
    Kamandi (1972) 38
    Published Feb 1976 by DC.

    "Pyra Revealed." Script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Joe Kubert. Kamandi is surprised to learn that he is to be the father of Arna's child via a mechanized process. Pyra tells her origin to Dr. Canus. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #39
    Kamandi (1972) 39
    Published Mar 1976 by DC.

    "The Airquarium." Script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by D. Bruce Berry. Cover by Joe Kubert. An air-filled aquarium of sorts run by intelligent sea life becomes a prison for Kamandi and Arna. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #40
    Kamandi (1972) 40
    Published Apr 1976 by DC.

    "The Lizard Lords of Los Lorraine." Script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Joe Kubert. The Lizard Lords of Los Lorraine capture Kamandi's pals with the intent of forcing Kamandi to recover a so-called sun machine. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #41
    Kamandi (1972) 41

    "The Hollywood Hounds." Script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Chic Stone, inks by Mike Royer. Cover by Joe Kubert. Hollywood filmmaker Louis B. Mogul wants Kamandi to star in his new "animal" movie. Statement of ownership--aveage print run 375,000; average paid circulation 167,000. Batman, Robin, and the Penguin star in a one-page Hostess ad, "Twinkieless Gotham City." Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #42
    Kamandi (1972) 42
    Published Jun 1976 by DC.

    "Gunfight at Coyote Corral." Script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Chic Stone, inks by Mike Royer. Hollywood filmmaker Louis B. Mogul holds Dr. Canus hostage and forces Kamandi to star in a Western. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #43
    Kamandi (1972) 43
    Published Jul 1976 by DC.

    "A Connecticut Mutant in Great Caesar's Court." Script by Gerry Conway and Martin Pasko, pencils by Chic Stone, inks by Mike Royer. Great Caesar sentences Ben Boxer to death just as Kamandi and company arrive on the scene. "Homecoming." Script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Pablo Marcos, inks by Bob Smith. Cover by Ernie Chua. A young ape poet returns home from a trip to Washington, D.C. Superman stars in a one-page Hostess ad, "Superman Saves the Earth." Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #44
    Kamandi (1972) 44
    Published Aug 1976 by DC.

    "The Merchant of Menace." Script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Keith Giffen, inks by Mike Royer. Mr. Sacker forces Kamandi and Ben Boxer to go to the Bermuda Triangle to bring back small humans to be used as pets. "The Prince and the Pawn." Script by David Anthony Craft and Paul Levitz, pencils by Pablo Marcos, inks by Steve Mitchell. Urgall encounters rats in conflict with apes over oil. Cover by Ernie Chua. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #45
    Kamandi (1972) 45
    Published Sep 1976 by DC.
    • Paper: White
    • Label #870-AA-006

    "This Murder is X-Rayted." Script by Marty Pasko and Denny O'Neil, pencils by Keith Giffen, inks by Bob Smith. Looter intends to kill Kamandi, Ben Boxer, and Rongo with deadly TV sets. "The Apocalypse Machine." Script by David Anthony Kraft, pencils by Mike Nasser, inks by Joe Rubinstein. Urgall, Myra, and Otis come across insect-riding wolves and discover a pre-Disaster era deadly weapon. Cover by Ernie Chua. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #46
    Kamandi (1972) 46
    Published Oct 1976 by DC.

    "The Wrath and the Fury." Script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Keith Giffen, inks by Jack Abel. Kamandi, Ben Boxer, and Rongo clash with the Little People and Looter. "Finale." Prince Otis, wielding his new weapon, helps Urgall and Myra escape. Script by David Anthony Kraft, pencils by Mike Nasser, inks by Joe Rubenstein. Cover by Ernie Chua. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #47
    Kamandi (1972) 47
    Published Nov 1976 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    "Assault on the Clouds." Script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Keith Giffen and Ernie Chua, inks by Alfredo Alcala. Cover by Rich Buckler and Frank Giacoia. Kamandi battles the guardian wolves of the Death Tower and encounters Howard Bigelow, a man-boar who owns one of the last airplanes in existence. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #48
    Kamandi (1972) 48
    Published Jan 1977 by DC.

    "The Betrayal." Script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by Alfredo Alcala. Cover by Ernie Chua. Arna, Spirit, Kamandi, Ben Boxer, and Rongo find themselves imprisoned within a gas trap. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #49
    Kamandi (1972) 49
    Published Mar 1977 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    "Trial by Fear." Script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by Ernie Chua and Alfredo Alcala. Cover by Chua. While trying to remove a disease from Kamandi's body, Pyra recalls his trip to New York to retrieve the Unicorn Tapestry. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #50
    Kamandi (1972) 50
    Published May 1977 by DC.

    "The Death Worshippers." Script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by Alfredo Alcala and Manuel Auad. Cover by Rich Buckler and Alcala. Pyra accidentally transforms Kamandi into a nearly exact replica of Omac. Cover price $0.30.