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Comic books May 1987

  • Issue #520
    2000 AD (1977 IPC/Fleetway) UK 520

    May 2, 1987. Features include Anderson PSI Division (script by T.B. Grover, art by Barry Kitson), Rogue Trooper in "Hit One" (script by Simon Geller, art by Steve Dillon), Judge Dredd in "10 Years On" (script by Wagner/Grant, art by Garry Leach), Torquemada the God (script by Pat Mills, art by KevinO'Neill), and Strontium Dog in "Bitch" part 16 (script by Alan Grant, art by Carlos Ezquerra). Wraparound cover.

  • Issue #521
    2000 AD (1977 IPC/Fleetway) UK 521

    Features include Anderson PSI Division (script by T.B. Grover, art by Barry Kitson), Rogue Trooper (script by Simon Geller, art by Steve Dillon), Judge Dredd in "What If the Judges Did the Ads" (script by Wagner/Grant, art by Brett Ewins, Cam Kennedy, Kevin O'Neill, Robin Smith, and Ian Gibson), Torquemada the God (script by Pat Mills, art by O'Neill), and Strontium Dog in "Bitch" part 17 (script by Alan Grant, art by Carlos Ezquerra). O'Neill back cover.

  • Issue #522
    2000 AD (1977 IPC/Fleetway) UK 522

    Features include Anderson PSI Division (script by T.B. Grover, art by Barry Kitson), Tharg's Future-Shocks: "With a Bang" (script by Alex Stewart, art by Simon Harrison), Rogue Trooper in "Hit One" (script by Simon Geller, art by Steve Dillon), Judge Dredd in "So You Want to Be a Judge" (script by Wagner/Grant, art by P. Hardy), Torquemada the God (script by Pat Mills, art by Kevin O'Neill), and Strontium Dog in "Bitch" part 18 (script by Alan Grant, art by Carlos Ezquerra). Torquemada pin-up by O'Neill. Robin Smith front cover. Alan Davis back cover featuring D.R. and Quinch.

  • Issue #523
    2000 AD (1977 IPC/Fleetway) UK 523

    May 23, 1987. Features include Anderson PSI Division (script by T.B. Grover, art by Barry Kitson), Rogue Trooper in "Hit One," Judge Dredd in "Pit Rat" part 1 (script by Wagner/Grant, art by Brett Ewins/J. McCarthy), Torquemada the God (script by Pat Mills, art by Kevin O'Neill), and Strontium Dog in "Bitch" part 19 (script by Alan Grant, art by Carlos Ezquerra). O'Neill front cover. Robin Smith back cover featuring Judge Dredd.

  • Issue #524
    2000 AD (1977 IPC/Fleetway) UK 524

    Features include Anderson PSI Division (script by T.B. Grover, art by Barry Kitson), Tharg's Future-Shocks: "His Name Was Janus" (script by Soanes, ar by D'Antiquist), Rogue Trooper in "Hit One" (script by Simon Geller, art by Steve Dillon), Judge Dredd in "Pit Rat" part 2 (script by Wagner/Grant, art by Brett Ewins/J. McCarthy), Torquemada the God (script by Pat Mills, art by Kevin O'Neill), and Strontium Dog in "Bitch" part 20 (script by Alan Grant, art by Carlos Ezquerra). McCarthy front cover. Slaine back cover by Glenn Fabry.

  • Issue #4
    3-D Zone (1986) 4

    Electric Fear Cover price $2.50.

  • Vol. 1 #4
    Aboriginal Science Fiction (1986) Vol. 1 #4

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    Volume 1, Issue 4 - May/June 1987. Science Fiction and fantasy magazine. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #588
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 588
    Published May 1987 by DC.

    Cover art by John Byrne. All Wars Must End Part Two, script and pencils by John Byrne, inks by Dick Giordano; Hawkman and Hawkwoman go to Superman for help in stopping the Thangarian invasion fleet. A Shadow War tie-in, this issue continues from Hawkman #10 and continues in Hawkman #11. 36 pgs. $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #588
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    Canadian edition with $.95 cover price. Cover art by John Byrne. All Wars Must End Part Two, script and pencils by John Byrne, inks by Dick Giordano; Hawkman and Hawkwoman go to Superman for help in stopping the Thangarian invasion fleet. A Shadow War tie-in, this issue continues from Hawkman #10 and continues in Hawkman #11. Cover price $0.95.

  • Issue #9
    Action Force (1987 British G.I. Joe) Magazine 9
  • Issue #10
    Action Force (1987 British G.I. Joe) Magazine 10

    GI Joe goes international in these overseas adventures! Includes: "Zartan: Part 2!" When a team of Joes is dropped into the middle of the Florida Everglades, they soon find themselves under heavy fire! Plus, "Zartan Competition!" And, "Moroccan Roll!" Starring Lady Jaye, Alpine, and Dusty. 24 pages, FC. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #11
    Action Force (1987 British G.I. Joe) Magazine 11
  • Issue #12
    Action Force (1987 British G.I. Joe) Magazine 12
  • Issue #13
    Action Force (1987 British G.I. Joe) Magazine 13

    GI Joe goes international in these overseas adventures! Includes: "Snake Eyes" The Origin: Part 3!" As the Cobra elite - Cobra Commander, Destro, Zartan, and the Baroness - try to survive the perils of the swamp, Hawk, Scarlett and Stalker discuss Snake-Eye's mysterious past. Plus, "Action Art!" A section of fan art! And, "The Man in the Silver Mask!" Starring Destro. 24 pages, FC. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #6
    Adolescent Radioactive Black Belt Hamsters (1986) 6

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    Stories by Don Chin. Art by Sam Kieth, John Nyberg and Christopher Parsonavich. Cover by Sam Kieth. One of the many martial-arts funny-animal comics that appeared in the wake of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles success, and nearly broke the comics industry. This one features hamsters with space-borne super-combat skills, and was the most popular, other than TMNT itself. The Hamsters battle the Pot-Luck Organization at a theme park; Captain Tree and Bush Boy make their last stand. Abusement Park!; Rodent's Revenge. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #5
    Adventures of Spencer Spook (1986) 5
  • Issue #428
    Adventures of Superman (1987) 428

    Perry White's son is kidnapped by mobster Jay Falk's men, while Superman encounters Bibbo for the first time in "Personal Best". Script by Marv Wolfman, art by Jerry Ordway. Ordway cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #428
    Adventures of Superman (1987) Canadian Price Variant 428

    Canadian Edition with $1.00 cover price. Perry White's son is kidnapped by mobster Jay Falk's men, while Superman encounters Bibbo for the first time in "Personal Best". Script by Marv Wolfman, art by Jerry Ordway. Ordway cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #361
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  • Issue #1
    After Apocalypse (1987) 1

    "A Long Time Gone" written by Cliff Biggers with art by Mark Bagley. "Unwelcome Visitor" by Cliff Biggers, Dave Johnson & Jim Massara. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #21
    Airboy (1986 Eclipse) 21

    Airboy has to explain what happened to Valkyrie's apartment while Hirota deals with a hijacker on a 747 in "Artic Deathzone." Script by Chuck Dixon and art by Ron Randall & Kim DeMulder. Issue also has a "California Girls" pinup and "The Winged Wolf" in which Sky Wolf's dad has an adventure with Pancho Villa. Script by Chuck Dixon and art by Attilio Micheluzzi. Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #22
    Airboy (1986 Eclipse) 22

    A Russian army surrounds the downed 747 that Hirota is on and Airboy and Sky Wolf race there to help in "Artic Deathzone – Part 2." Script by Chuck Dixon and art by Ron Randall & Kim DeMulder. Issue also has "The Winged Wolf – Part 2" in which Sky Wolf's dad has to deal with plenty of foes while on a train ride. Script by Chuck Dixon and art by Dan Spiegle. Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #9
    Albedo (1985 1st Series Thoughts and Images) 9

    Cover art by Karl Kofoed. Untitled Erma Felna story, script and pencils by Steven A. Gallacci, inks by Steven A. Gallacci and Monika Livingstone; Space fighting escalates. Erma finds herself unexpectedly removed from Ekosiak. Venvteurs [Harvest Part 4] starring konny and czu, script and art by Matt Howarth. Untitled High Orbit story, script by Deal Whitley, pencils by Deal Whitley and Robert Carsecken. 36 pgs. $2.00. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #46
    Alpha Flight (1983 1st Series) 46

    "Friends...and Lovers!" Story by Bill Mantlo. Art by June Brigman and Whilce Portacio. Walter Langkowski has returned from the dead, but now he resides in the body of a woman. As the team deals with this latest development, one of their own turns against them. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #46MJ
    Alpha Flight (1983 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 46MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. It is believed these variants were distributed only in regions near U.S. military bases. "Friends...and Lovers!" Story by Bill Mantlo. Art by June Brigman and Whilce Portacio. Walter Langkowski has returned from the dead, but now he resides in the body of a woman. As the team deals with this latest development, one of their own turns against them. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #116
    Amazing Heroes (1981) 116

    Ernie Colon interview; 'Out of America' - article on Justice League International & interview with Keith Giffen. Ernie Colon cover Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #117
    Amazing Heroes (1981) 117

    "A Horse of a Different Color" article on Dark Horse Comics & interview with Randy Stradley. Michael Jackson featured on cover. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #288
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) 288

    Gang War: Part 5 of 5 -- "Gang War Rages On!" Guest-starring Daredevil and the Falcon. Script by Jim Owsley. Pencils by Alan Kupperberg. Inks by Jim Fern. Cover by Steve Geiger and Bob McLeod. The final act of the gang war draws near as the Kingpin plans to liquidate his organization! And he's not talking about selling off the furniture! At Midnight the Kingpin gathers his most distrusted lieutenants and leads them to the slaughter! But a quartet of heroes interrupts the premeditated massacre! Will the web-slinger, Black Cat, Falcon, and Daredevil finally corral the corrupt crime boss? Or will the Kingpin of Crime remain his usual one step ahead? Appearances by the Rose, Hobgoblin, and Sergeant Tork. Cameo appearances by the Punisher, Hammerhead, Jack O'Lantern, Arranger, Mary Jane Watson, Lance Bannon, Flash Thompson, Betty Leeds, Vanessa Fisk, and Aunt May. (Note: Elements of the story continue in the Spider-Man vs. Wolverine (1987) one-shot.) 32 pages. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #288MJ
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 288MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. The Gang War concludes! Daredevil, the Hobgoblin, the Kingpin, Black Cat, the Falcon, Jack O'Lantern, Hammerhead, Punisher, and the Rose are all here in "The War Rages On!" Script by Jim Owsley, pencils by Alan Kupperberg, inks by Jim Fern. Steve Geiger/Bob McLeod cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Vol. 62 #1
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  • Vol. 107 #5
    Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact (1960) Vol. 107 #5

    May 1987. Stories: "The Report on Bilbeis IV" (part 1) by Harry Turtledove, "Displaced Person" by Ian Stewart, "All Fall Down" by Don Sakers, "The Grand Tour" by Charles Sheffield, "Health Food" by W.R. Thompson, "Conestoga History" by James B. Johnson, "Partly Murphy" by Henry Melton, and "The Testament of Geoffrey" by J. Brian Clarke. Short review of Isaac Asimov's "Foundation and Earth." Cover by Dell Harris. Illustrations by Dell Harris, William R. Warren Jr., Dan Horne, Richard Crist, Hank Jankus, and Janet Aulisio. Softcover, 5.5-in. x 7.5-in.; 192 newsprint pages, B&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #4
    Anything Goes! (1986) 4

    Featuring: Gilbert Hernandez, Arn Saba & Trina Robbins, H.P. Lovecraft & Alec Stevens, Mort Todd & Daniel Clowes, Peter Bagge, E.C. Segar, and Gary Fields. Cover by George Perez. Recommended for mature readers. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #347
    Archie (1943) 347

    $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #347
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    95 cent cover price edition. Cover price $0.95.

  • Issue #28
    Archie's Double Digest (1982) 28
  • Issue #187
    Archie's Pals 'n' Gals (1955) 187

    $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #187
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    95 cent cover price edition. Cover price $0.95.

  • Issue #1
    Area 88 (1987) 1
    Published May 1987 by Eclipse.

    Mission 1: The Blue Skies of Betrayal - Story, Art and Cover by Kaoru Shintani. Mercenary jet fighter comics from Japan! Biweekly! Starring Shin Kazama, Saki, McCoy, Mick Simon and Bowman. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Art of Jack Davis SC (1987 Stabur Press) 1st Edition 1-1ST

    1st Edition - 1st printing. Probably best known for his work on the Mad and EC magazines, this is a collection of art and sketches from a man that helped define pop culture humor for a generation. Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 144 pages, B&W. Cover price $9.95.

  • Vol. 5 #2
    Autoduel Quarterly (1983 Steve Jackson Games) Vol. 5 #2

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    A quarterly magazine devoted to expanding the futuristic Car Wars franchise into role-playing. New campaign seeds, scenarios, vehicles, "mock" advertisements, weapons and accessories, plus rules, questions, and answers. This issue features the Boats in Car Wars scenario and fiction "Daddy's Girl" by Ramona Richards. Cover by Kyle Miller. 5 1/2-in. x 8 1/2-in., 48 pages. B&W Cover price $3.00.

  • Vol. 5 #4
    Autoduel Quarterly (1983 Steve Jackson Games) Vol. 5 #4

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    A quarterly magazine devoted to expanding the futuristic Car Wars franchise into role-playing. New campaign seeds, scenarios, vehicles, "mock" advertisements, weapons and accessories, plus rules, questions, and answers. This issue features the Highway Dueling scenario. Cover by Jason C. Waltrip. 5 1/2-in. x 8 1/2-in., 48 pages. B&W Cover price $3.00.

  • Issue #279
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) 279

    Command Decision" Script by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Cover by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. After the departure of the Wasp last issue, Earth's Mightiest Heroes are in need of a new leader! In a surprising development, the popular choice among the team is Captain Marvel! Is the Crescent City avenger ready to lead? Monica Rambeau is not so sure! But after she helps Captain America pull off a daring underground rescue of trapped children, Captain Marvel says bring it on! Retelling of Captain Marvel's origin from Amazing Spider-Man Annual 16. Cameo appearances by Hercules, Hermes, and Moonstone. Avengers Lineup: Black Knight, Captain America, Captain Marvel, Doctor Druid, She-Hulk, and Thor. (Note: The letters page contains a statement of ownership: average print run 412,900; average paid circulation 237,241.) 32 pages Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #279MJ
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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Command Decision" Script by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Cover by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. After the departure of the Wasp last issue, Earth's Mightiest Heroes are in need of a new leader! In a surprising development, the popular choice among the team is Captain Marvel! Is the Crescent City avenger ready to lead? Monica Rambeau is not so sure! But after she helps Captain America pull off a daring underground rescue of trapped children, Captain Marvel says bring it on! Retelling of Captain Marvel's origin from Amazing Spider-Man Annual 16. Cameo appearances by Hercules, Hermes, and Moonstone. Avengers Lineup: Black Knight, Captain America, Captain Marvel, Doctor Druid, She-Hulk, and Thor. (Note: The letters page contains a statement of ownership: average print run 412,900; average paid circulation 237,241.) 32 pages Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #20
    Avengers West Coast (1985) 20

    Lost in Space and Time 4 of 7. "In the Meantime, In Between Time..." Guest-starring Ghost Rider (original) and Firebird. Two Gun Kid and Rawhide Kid cameo. Story by Steve Englehart. Art by Al Milgrom and Joe Sinnott. As the time lost Avengers attempt to reach ancient Egypt and the home of Rama Tut, a drugged Mockingbird and the Ghost Rider are staying one step ahead of the Two Gun Kid and the Rawhide Kid. 32 pages. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #20MJ
    Avengers West Coast (1985) Mark Jewelers 20MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Lost in Space and Time 4 of 7. "In the Meantime, In Between Time..." Guest-starring Ghost Rider (original) and Firebird. Two Gun Kid and Rawhide Kid cameo. Story by Steve Englehart. Art by Al Milgrom and Joe Sinnott. As the time lost Avengers attempt to reach ancient Egypt and the home of Rama Tut, a drugged Mockingbird and the Ghost Rider are staying one step ahead of the Two Gun Kid and the Rawhide Kid. 32 pages. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #23
    Badger (1983 1st Series Capital/First) 23

    IBOB, the International Brotherhood of Brujos, has summoned and sent a very powerful demon to take on the Badger in "Bob." Script by Mike Baron and art by Chuck Beckum. Issue also has "Tales from the Clonezone – Clubzone" with script by Mike Baron and art by Mark A. Nelson. Cover price $1.75.

  • Issue #407
    Batman (1940) 407
    Tags: Batman Year 1 (part 4)
    Published May 1987 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0355483009

    Batman Year One, Chapter Four: "Friend In Need". Part 4 of 4, continued from the previous issue. James Gordon is blackmailed, Catwoman gets in Batman's way and Bruce Wayne must come to the rescue sans cape and cowl. Script by Frank Miller, art by David Mazzucchelli. Mazzucchelli cover. 1st printing. NOTE: Most issues from 397-432 were reprinted in 1989 and sold in multipacks. These 2nd and 3rd prints have back cover ads dated 1989. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #407
    Batman (1940) Canadian Price Variant 407

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    Canadian edition with $1.00 cover price. 1st printing. Batman Year One, Chapter Four: "Friend In Need". Part 4 of 4, continued from the previous issue. James Gordon is blackmailed, Catwoman gets in Batman's way and Bruce Wayne must come to the rescue sans cape and cowl. Script by Frank Miller, art by David Mazzucchelli. Mazzucchelli cover. 1st printing. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #45
    Batman and the Outsiders (1983 1st Series) 45

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    Reprints Outsiders (1985-88 1st Series) #7. New cover art by Brian Bolland. Assault on Station Markovia, script by Mike W. Barr, art by Jim Aparo; The Outsiders discover the truth behind the Duke of Oil and stop him from destroying their base. Outsiders Super-Hero Trading Cards, script by Mike W. Barr, art by Curt Swan; Mock trading cards, featuring write-ups on major characters. 36 pgs.$0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #45
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    Canadian edition with $1.00 cover price. Reprints Outsiders (1985-88 1st Series) #7. New cover art by Brian Bolland. Assault on Station Markovia, script by Mike W. Barr, art by Jim Aparo; The Outsiders discover the truth behind the Duke of Oil and stop him from destroying their base. Outsiders Super-Hero Trading Cards, script by Mike W. Barr, art by Curt Swan; Mock trading cards, featuring write-ups on major characters. Cover price $1.00.