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Comic books December 1984

  • Issue #1984-12
    National Lampoon (1970) 1984-12

    December 1984. Mutant spoof The X-Women, with art by Frank Springer; an excerpt from the Lampoons parody of Dune, Doon. Stories and art by Sean Kelly, Kevin Curran, Shary Flenniken, Bill Griffith, Ralph Reese, and B. K. Taylor. Plus letters from the editors, cartoons, and Foto Funnies. First issue edited by longtime NL backer and film producer Matty Simmons. Mature readers. 92 pages. Bodypaint cover predates the infamous Demi Moore Vanity Fair cover by eight years. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #10
    Neil the Horse (1983) 10

    Cover art by Arn Saba. Night of the Flames of Wrath at the Lost Temple of the Talons of Fear and Death! (continued from last issue), script by Arn Saba, pencils by Barb Rausch (all except Neil and Soapy) and Arn Saba (layouts, Neil and Soapy), inks by Arn Saba and David Roman; Neil and Soapy save Mam'selle Poupee from an evil priest with the help of Canine the Barbarian. Nancy is Mother Nature's Little Helper, script by Arn Saba, pencils by Arn Saba, inks by Arn Saba and David Roman; Nancy Potato collects leaves as they are blown off trees. Results of the Fabulous Lyric Contest from issue #6. Gaston Piston and the Lost Tribe, script by Arn Saba, art by Jeff Wakefield; Gaston Piston crashes on a deserted island and ends up at a Club Med. The Adventures of Barb Rausch character profile. Scene in an Alien Discotheque illustration by Jacques Boivin. 36 pgs. $2.00. Cover price $1.70.

  • Issue #4
    Nemesis (1984 Eagle) 4

    Pat Mills script Kevin O'Neill art Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #4
    Nemesis The Warlock (1989 Fleetway/Quality) 4

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    Pat Mills script Kevin O'Neill art Sam Kieth cover Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #10
    Nemo Classic Comics Library (1983) 10

    News, articles and reprints celebrating the classic era of comic strips. A look at special Christmas cards created by cartoonists for friends and family; an interview with Mell Lazarus of Momma and Miss Peach; the eye-tricking cartoons of Gustave Verbeek; European adventure strips. Edited by Rick Marschall. Black and white; magazine format. Cover by Walt Scott. Cover price $3.50. Cover price $3.50.

  • Issue #22
    New Mutants (1983 1st Series) 22

    Cover art by Bill Sienkiewicz. The Shadow Within, script by Chris Claremont, art by Bill Sienkiewicz; Sunspot starts acting funny while training with Colossus; Professor X and Moira study Warlock; Selene makes a connection with the Hellfire Club; Wolfsbane writes a fairy tale, in which her beloved is consumed by shadow, and she kills the one responsible. Brief Colossus appearance. Wolfsbane, Mirage, and Magma pin-ups, art by Bill Sienkiewicz. 36 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #22MJ
    New Mutants (1983 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 22MJ

    Mark Jewelers Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover art by Bill Sienkiewicz. The Shadow Within, script by Chris Claremont, art by Bill Sienkiewicz; Sunspot starts acting funny while training with Colossus; Professor X and Moira study Warlock; Selene makes a connection with the Hellfire Club; Wolfsbane writes a fairy tale, in which her beloved is consumed by shadow, and she kills the one responsible. Brief Colossus appearance. Wolfsbane, Mirage, and Magma pin-ups, art by Bill Sienkiewicz. 36 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #12
    New Talent Showcase (1984) 12

    Cover pencils by Gary Myles Johnson. …Of Time and the River, script by Rick Kessler, art by Rob Orzechowski. The Dare starring Arcana!, script by Todd Klein, pencils by Mike Chen, inks by Joe Del Beato. Priviledge, script by Peter Scianna, art by Tom Grindberg. The Call featuring 21st Sentry A.D., script by Kevin Juaire and Peter Palmer, pencils by G. Myles Johnson, inks by Joe Del Beato. Profiles of Peter Scianna, Tom Grindbeg, Mike Chen, Kevin Juaire, Pete Palmer, Gary Miles Johnson, Joe Delbeato, R. Kessler, and Bob Orzechowski. $1.25. 52 pgs. Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #49
    New Teen Titans (1980) (Tales of ...) 49
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    • Label #1620032037

    Wally West and Frances Kane take on Dr. Light in "The Light That Failed". Script and co-plot by Marv Wolfman, co-plot by George Perez, pencils by Carmine Infantino and Perez, inks by Mike DeCarlo. Flash (Barry Allen). Letters column includes 1-page illustration of Terry Long and Donna Troy by Perez to set up their wedding in #50. Perez cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #49
    New Teen Titans (1980) (Tales of ...) Canadian Price Variant 49

    Canadian edition with $.95 cover price. Wally West and Frances Kane take on Dr. Light in "The Light That Failed". Script and co-plot by Marv Wolfman, co-plot by George Perez, pencils by Carmine Infantino and Perez, inks by Mike DeCarlo. Flash (Barry Allen). Letters column includes 1-page illustration of Terry Long and Donna Troy by Perez to set up their wedding in #50. Perez cover. Cover price $0.95.

  • Issue #49MJ
    New Teen Titans (1980) (Tales of ...) Mark Jewelers 49MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Wally West and Frances Kane take on Dr. Light in "The Light That Failed". Script and co-plot by Marv Wolfman, co-plot by George Perez, pencils by Carmine Infantino and Perez, inks by Mike DeCarlo. Flash (Barry Allen). Letters column includes 1-page illustration of Terry Long and Donna Troy by Perez to set up their wedding in #50. Perez cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #1
    Night Music (1984 2nd Series) 1

    Cover by P. Craig Russell. Breakdown On The Starship Remembrance, script and art by P. Craig Russell; Jordon Alexander dreams of going into space, but when he gets there finds he does not fit in. The Drinking Song Of Earth's Sorrow, script by Patrick C. Mason, art by P. Craig Russell; adapted from Gustav Mahler's The Song of the Earth. Unto This World, script by Patrick C. Mason, art by P. Craig Russell; inspired from Gustav Mahler and Friedrich Ruckert works . 36 pgs., full color. $1.75. Cover price $1.75.

  • Issue #1N-1ST
    Nightmare on Elm Street Sticker Album SC (1987 Comic Images) 1N-1ST Nightmare on Elm Street Sticker Album SC (1987 Comic Images) 1N-1ST

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    1st printing.

    Text by Mark H. McNabb. Cover by Joseph C. Booth.

    1...2...Freddy's coming for you...

    Featuring classics scenes from A Nightmare on Elm Street, Freddy's Revenge, and Dream Warriors! This classic collectible sticker book includes a special "Slasher Spread!" Try not to fall asleep or Freddy Kruger, the man of your dreams, will get you!

    Softcover (Saddle-Stitched/Stapled), 32 pages, full color.

    NOTE: Copyright 1984 but this book was released in 1987.

  • Issue #6
    Normalman (1984) 6

    "normalman, p.i." Norm ends up back on Levram, where Sophisticated Lady conducts an investigation of Fluffy's death. Norm looks for magic that will get him back to Arnold, his home planet. The issue pays homage to Will Eisner's The Spirit. Script and art by Jim Valentino. Cover by Valentino. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Official Art of 2010 SC (1984) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Introduction by Syd Mead. A behind-the-scenes look at the creative magic of one of the most eargly awaited sci-fi movies. Featuring working designs, original illustrations, and photographs of the sets and vehicles of the movie. Softcover, 96 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Vol. 54 #12
    Official Detective Stories (1934-1995 Detective Stories Publishing) Vol. 54 #12
  • Vol. 21 #2
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  • Issue #21
    Omega Men (1983 1st Series) 21

    "The Err is Humanoid." A female Omega Man is in danger of falling into a trap (set by ex-citadel scavengers) at a space station. Script by Sherman DiVono, art by Alex Nino. Cover by Nino. Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #198412
    Omega Science Digest (1981-1987 Hearst Corporation) 198412

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  • Issue #198412
    Omni (1978) 198412
    Omni (1978) #198412
    Published Dec 1984 by Omni.
  • Vol. 13 #12
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  • Vol. 31 #12
    Playboy Magazine (1953-Present HMH Publishing) Vol. 31 #12
  • Issue #1984
    Playboy The Parody (1984) 1984

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    Winter 1984 Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #112
    Power Man and Iron Fist (1972 Hero for Hire) 112

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    "The Legacy of Bad Ned!" Guest-starring Falcon and Captain Hero. Story by Jim Owsley. Art by Greg LeRocque and Jerry Acerno. Cover by John Byrne. Luke Cage fights for his life against a cadre of high tech terrorist known as Control 7 for the life of a kid he can not stand. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #112
    Power Man and Iron Fist (1972 Hero for Hire) Canadian Price Variant 112

    Canadian edition with $.75 cover price. "The Legacy of Bad Ned!" Guest-starring Falcon and Captain Hero. Story by Jim Owsley. Art by Greg LeRocque and Jerry Acerno. Cover by John Byrne. Luke Cage fights for his life against a cadre of high tech terrorist known as Control 7 for the life of a kid he can not stand.

  • Issue #112MJ
    Power Man and Iron Fist (1972) Mark Jewelers 112MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. "The Legacy of Bad Ned!" Guest-starring Falcon and Captain Hero. Story by Jim Owsley. Art by Greg LeRocque and Jerry Acerno. Cover by John Byrne. Luke Cage fights for his life against a cadre of high tech terrorist known as Control 7 for the life of a kid he can not stand. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #5
    Power Pack (1984 1st Series) 5

    Cover art by June Brigman and Bob Wiacek. Mario Bros. Atari ad. "Homecoming!," script by Louise Simonson, pencils by Mary Wilshire (breakdowns), inks by Bob Wiacek (finishes); The Power Pack returns home, and their parents are still mummified; They discuss whether to tell their parents about their powers and what has happened the past few days; They decide to keep it secret for now and unmummify their parents; Unfortunately, the house is in ruins and Julie's arm is injured; Carmody goes to Gyrich and tries to convince him that the kids are mutants Gyrich says hell investigate; Carmody chases the kids with a gun; The kids save Gyrichs life. 36 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #5
    Power Pack (1984 1st Series) Canadian Price Variant 5

    Canadian edition with $.75 cover price. Cover art by June Brigman and Bob Wiacek. Mario Bros. Atari ad. "Homecoming!," script by Louise Simonson, pencils by Mary Wilshire (breakdowns), inks by Bob Wiacek (finishes); The Power Pack returns home, and their parents are still mummified; They discuss whether to tell their parents about their powers and what has happened the past few days; They decide to keep it secret for now and unmummify their parents; Unfortunately, the house is in ruins and Julie's arm is injured; Carmody goes to Gyrich and tries to convince him that the kids are mutants Gyrich says hell investigate; Carmody chases the kids with a gun; The kids save Gyrichs life. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #57
    Prevue (1984 Steranko) 57

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    Today's Personalities & Tomorrow's Entertainment. Featuring: Tanya Roberts (Sheena), Frank Herbert (Dune), Grace Jones, George Segal, John Huston, Clint Eastwood, Roger Moore, Rod Steiger. Roberts Sheena cover. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #4
    Prince Namor the Sub-Mariner (1984 Marvel) 4

    "The Road Not Taken!" Written by J.M. DeMatteis and Bob Budiansky. Art by Bob Budiansky and Danny Bulanadi. The mighty Sub-Mariner has succeeded in making peace between the undersea Kingdom of Atlantis and the surface world, but at what cost. Get ready for the tale that will shape the Avenging Sons tale for the next decade to come. 32 pages, FC.

    NOTE: The events of this Limited Series set up Namors next chapter which commences in the pages of Alpha Flight (1983-1994 1st Series) #15-16 and Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #262. – Odinson, Lone Star Comics Archivist. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #4
    Prince Namor the Sub-Mariner (1984 Marvel) Canadian Price Variant 4

    Canadian edition with $1.00 cover price - "The Road Not Taken!" Written by J.M. DeMatteis and Bob Budiansky. Art by Bob Budiansky and Danny Bulanadi. The mighty Sub-Mariner has succeeded in making peace between the undersea Kingdom of Atlantis and the surface world, but at what cost. Get ready for the tale that will shape the Avenging Son's tale for the next decade to come. 32 pages, FC.

    NOTE: The events of this Limited Series set up Namors next chapter which commences in the pages of Alpha Flight (1983-1994 1st Series) #15-16 and Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #262. – Odinson, Lone Star Comics Archivist. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #4MJ
    Prince Namor the Sub-Mariner (1984) Mark Jewelers 4MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. "The Road Not Taken!" Written by J.M. DeMatteis and Bob Budiansky. Art by Bob Budiansky and Danny Bulanadi. The mighty Sub-Mariner has succeeded in making peace between the undersea Kingdom of Atlantis and the surface world, but at what cost. Get ready for the tale that will shape the Avenging Sons tale for the next decade to come. 32 pages, FC. NOTE: The events of this Limited Series set up Namor's next chapter which commences in the pages of Alpha Flight (1983-1994 1st Series) #15-16 and Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #262. – Odinson, Lone Star Comics Archivist. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #198412
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    Issue: December, 1984

    Barry Windham Cover

    "Pro Wrestling Illustrated has been recognized as the sports number one magazine since its inception in 1979. Founded by legendary publisher Stanley Weston, PWI set out on a course to alter the landscape of pro wrestling journalism. Over the years, utilizing the talents of the worlds finest writers, editors, photographers, and designers, PWI succeeded beyond Westons wildest dreams." - PWI.com

    FC.

    Cover price $1.75.

  • Issue #385
    PS The Preventive Maintenance Monthly (1951) 385

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  • Vol. 4 #4
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  • Vol. 18 #12
    Ranger Rick's Nature Magazine (1967 National Wildlife Federation) Vol. 18 #12

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    Volume 18, Issue 12 - December, 1984. Softcover, 8" x 10", 46 pages, full color.

  • Issue #3-1ST
    Robo Hunter TPB (1982 Titan) 3-1ST
    Published Dec 1984 by Titan Books.

    Volume 3 - 1st printing. Written by John Wagner. Art and cover by Ian Gibson. Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 64 pages, B&W. Cover price $7.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Rogue Trooper TPB (1984-1988 Titan Books) 1-1ST

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Written by Gerry Finley-Day. Art by Dave Gibbons and Cam Kennedy. The war between the Norts and the Southers chemically poisoned the entire atmosphere of Nu-Earth. So the Southers created the Genetic Infantrymen: blue-skinned soldiers who could breathe the toxic air, equipped with bio-chips to record their personalities in their final moments for eventual recorporation. But a Souther traitor sold the G.I.s out, and all but one were slaughtered. Now he stalks Nu-Earth on a mission of revenge, aided by his dead friends now 'living' in his gun, helmet and backpack. He is the last G.I. - the Rogue Trooper! Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 64 pages, B&W. Cover price $8.95.

  • Issue #61
    Rom (1979-1986 Marvel) 61
    Published Dec 1984 by Marvel.

    Story by Bill Mantlo. Art by Steve Ditko and Jackson Guice. Continued from Rom Annual #3. Rom confronts a vast flock of Wraiths in the form Deathwings in "The Beginning of the End of the World!" Plus, government Agent Henry Gyrich, oft nemesis of the Avengers and X-Men, arrives to tell the military and Rom that there is a man who has successfully duplicated Rom's most powerful weapon, the Neutralizer. That man's name is Forge. 32 Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #3
    Rom (1979-1986 Marvel) Annual Canadian Price Variant 3

    Canadian edition with $1.25 cover price - Guest-starring Professor X and the New Mutants (story continues in Rom #61). Story by Bill Mantlo. Art by W.M. Johnson. As Rom and Starshine confront Dire Wraiths who threaten children, Rom soon realizes Brandy is losing her humanity within the cold steel of her Spaceknight armor. That's when Rom's old enemy the mutant known as Hybrid attacks. What sinister plans does this creature have for Starshine? One thing is for sure, she will never be the same again. Luckily Professor Xavier and his students arrive to lend a helping hand, or have they only arrived to meet their doom? Find out in "Prodigal Son!" 48 pages, FC. Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #61
    Rom (1979-1986 Marvel) Canadian Price Variant 61

    Canadian edition with $.75 cover price. Story by Bill Mantlo. Art by Steve Ditko and Jackson Guice. Continued from Rom Annual #3. Rom confronts a vast flock of Wraiths in the form Deathwings in "The Beginning of the End of the World!" Plus, government Agent Henry Gyrich, oft nemesis of the Avengers and X-Men, arrives to tell the military and Rom that there is a man who has successfully duplicated Rom's most powerful weapon, the Neutralizer. That man's name is Forge. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #61MJ
    Rom (1979-1986 Marvel) Mark Jewelers 61MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #107
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 107

    Conan stars in "The Eyes of G'Bharr R'Jinn!" Script by Michael Fleisher, art by Rudy Nebres. Three Nebres pin-ups. Conan and Belit star in "Deepest Devotion." Script by Alan Rowlands, art by Tony Salmons. Ernie Chan frontispiece. Earl Norem cover. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #86
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  • Issue #72
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  • Issue #53
    Science Fiction Review (1975) fanzine 53

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    Winter 1984 issue featuring reviews, interviews, and previews of upcoming science fiction features Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #161
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  • Issue #1
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    SFTV (1984 HJS Publications) #001, V, Battlestar Galactica, Thunderbirds are go!, Green Hornet, Ted Cassidy

  • Issue #395
    Sgt. Rock (1977) 395
    Published Dec 1984 by DC.

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    The All Kubert Issue - All art and Cover by Joe Kubert - "Stop the War...I Want to Get Off!" Includes the back-up tale "ode to Sgt. Rock of Easy Co. - A Story in Verse: Part 1 & 2!" 32 pages, FC. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #395
    Sgt. Rock (1977) Canadian Price Variant 395
    Published 1984 (est.) by DC.

    Canadian edition with $.95 cover price - The All Kubert Issue - All art and Cover by Joe Kubert - "Stop the War...I Want to Get Off!" Includes the back-up tale "ode to Sgt. Rock of Easy Co. - A Story in Verse: Part 1 & 2!" 32 pages, FC. Cover price $0.95.