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Kobra (1976) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Kobra (1976) 1
    Published Mar 1976 by DC.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.45) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1396888005

    Cover by Ernie Chua (Ernie Chan). "Fangs of the Kobra." Plot by Jack Kirby and Steve Sherman. Script by Martin Pasko. Pencils by Jack Kirby. Inks by D. Bruce Berry and Pablo Marcos. Kobra is a criminal mastermind. Jason Burr is a college student. The two have an amazing connection, and we discover what it is along with the characters. This connection sets up an underlying conflict for the entire series. Contains a 1 page text feature, "Snake pit" detailing the genesis of the series. 32 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #2
    Kobra (1976) 2
    Published May 1976 by DC.

    Cover by Ernie Chua (Ernie Chan). "Code name: Gemini." Part 1 of 2. Story by Martin Pasko. Pencils by Chic Stone. Inks by Pablo Marcos. The villain Solaris has developed a deadly weapon called the Heliotron. Kobra sets out to steal the device while Jason Burr, now aware of his symbiotic relationship with Kobra, sets out to stop him. But Burr is just a man, not a hero, and that fact may end up getting both of them killed. 32 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #3
    Kobra (1976) 3
    Published Jul 1976 by DC.

    Cover by Ernie Chua (Ernie Chan). "Vengeance in ultra violet." Part 2 of 2. Story by Martin Pasko. Pencils by Keith Giffin. Inks by Terry Austin and Dick Giordano. United against a common enemy, Jason Burr and Kobra attack the headquarters of Solaris to steal the Heliotron. In the process, we learn some of Kobra's history, and also the real reason he wants to steal the powerful device. 32 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #4
    Kobra (1976) 4
    Published Sep 1976 by DC.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. "Brother's keeper – Brother's killer." Story by Martin Pasko. Pencils by Pat Gabriele. Inks by Lowell Anderson. An alien from the planet Illanous arrives on Earth intent on retrieving an item in Kobra's possession. Can Kobra convince the creature that Jason Burr and his government associates are the true villains before it discovers the truth? 32 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #5
    Kobra (1976) 5
    Published Dec 1976 by DC.

    Cover by Rich Buckler and Frank McLaughlin. "The eye of the serpent." Part 1 of 4. Story by Martin Pasko. Pencils by Rich Buckler. Inks by Frank McLaughlin. 1960's DC character Jonny Double joins the cast as he accidentally becomes embroiled in the plans of Kobra. The stakes get very high very quickly when he finds himself tied to the Golden Gate bridge with a front row seat for the destruction of San Francisco. 32 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #6
    Kobra (1976) 6
    Published Feb 1977 by DC.

    Cover by Mike Nasser (Michael Netzer) and Joe Rubinstein. "The crack in the world conspiracy." Part 2 of 4. Story by Martin Pasko. Pencils by Mike Nasser (Michael Netzer). Inks by Joe Rubinstein. Jason Burr and Jonny Double are both caught in death traps by Kobra. But even if Jason escapes his, he may still be doomed since in thwarting Kobra's plan, Jonny may have killed Kobra. And since Jason and Kobra have a symbiotic attachement…. 32 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #7
    Kobra (1976) 7
    Published Apr 1977 by DC.

    Cover by Mike Nasser (Michael Netzer). "The Lazarus conspiracy." Part 3 of 4. Story by Martin Pasko. Pencils by Mike Nasser (Michael Netzer). Inks by Joe Rubinstein. The duo of Jason Burr and Jonny Double finally meet and agree to join forces to combat Kobra. It may be too late though. Kobra has achieved his goal of severing his symbiotic link to Burr, and can now kill him with impunity. Letters page includes a letter from fan/cartoonist Fred Hembeck. Last issue. The story intended for issue 8 was printed as the Batman story in "DC Special Series" (1977) #1. 32 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.30.