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Comic books October 1997

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Untold Tales of Spider-Man SC (1997 Novel) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Edited by Stan Lee and Kurt Busiek. Cover by Mike Zeck and Phil Zimelman. Spidey battles some of his deadliest foes including Doctor Octopus, Sandman, Kraven the Hunter, Electro, and the Green Goblin. Featuring the talents of Ron Lim, Scott McDaniel, Steven Butler, Ron Frenz, Rick Leonardi, Dan Fingeroth, Ann Nocenti, Tom DeFalco, John Romita, Sr. and more! Softcover, 6-in. x 9-in., 346 pages, Text (with B&W Chapter Illustrations). Cover price $13.00.

  • Issue #3
    Untouchables (1997 Caliber) 3

    Story by Joe Pruett. Art by John Kissee. Cover by Michael Wm. Kaluta. A gangster epic set in an alternate history in which Prohibition never ended. The dynamic Kaluta cover says it all: its bullet time in mobster town. 24 pages, B&W. Mature Readers. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #15
    Usagi Yojimbo (1996- 3rd Series) 15

    Grasscutter: Part 3 of 10 - Story and art by Stan Sakai. The great sword Grasscutter has always brought victory to the outnumbered and overpowered. The recovery of the lost sword of the Gods will aid the Conspiracy of Eight in their quest to overthrow the Shogunate and reinstate the Emperor. With the help of a sorceress and the souls of dead warriors, they plan to recover the lost sword. But they didn't factor Usagi Yojimbo into their plans! 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #32
    Vamperotica (1994) Red Reign 32

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  • Issue #32NE
    Vamperotica (1994) Red Reign 32NE

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    Nude edition 32 pages, B&W, Mature readers. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1A
    Vampirella Dracula The Centinnial (1997) 1A

    Stories by Warren Ellis, Alan Moore, Gary Frank, Cam Smith, Mark Beachum, David Mack, Rick Mays, & James Robinson. Cover A is a painted cover by John Bolton featuring Vampirella and another vampire on the cover. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #1ADFSGN
    Vampirella Dracula The Centinnial (1997) 1ADFSGN

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    Dynamic Forces Signed Edition. Signed and numbered by artist David Mack and limited to 750 copies. Includes a numbered certificate of authenticity from Dynamic Forces.
    Stories by Warren Ellis, Alan Moore, Gary Frank, Cam Smith, Mark Beachum, David Mack, Rick Mays, & James Robinson. Cover A is a painted cover by John Bolton featuring Vampirella and another vampire on the cover. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #1B
    Vampirella Dracula The Centinnial (1997) 1B

    Stories by Warren Ellis, Alan Moore, Gary Frank, Cam Smith, Mark Beachum, David Mack, Rick Mays, & James Robinson. Alternate cover by Mack/Mays. Art cover. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #1C
    Vampirella Dracula The Centinnial (1997) 1C

    Stories by Warren Ellis, Alan Moore, Gary Frank, Cam Smith, Mark Beachum, David Mack, Rick Mays, & James Robinson. David Mack cover. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #1
    Vampirella Monthly (1997) Series Preview Edition 1

    Written by Grant Morrison with Mark Millar, art by Amanda Connor Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #21
    Vault of Horror (1992 Gemstone) 21
  • Issue #2
    Venom Sign of the Boss (1997) 2

    It's the Lethal Protector vs. the Spirit of Vengeance in the conclusion of this fiery limited series! In a house of worship in the Bronx, Venom takes on Ghost Rider for the life of a South American dictator, little suspecting that his mission is not what it seems! Written by Ivan Velez, Jr. Art by Tom Derenick and Chris Ivy. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #68
    Veronica (1989) 68

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    Cover pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Alison Flood. "Kidding Around," script by Joe Edwards, pencils by Jeff Shultz, inks by Rich Koslowski; On her first day as a lifeguard, Veronica must chase down a loud and reluctant lost child. "Date Appreciation," script by Mike Pellowski, pencils by Jeff Shultz, inks by Rich Koslowski; Mr. Lodge is critical of Veronica dating Archie so much, until she points out just how much worse she could do. "Cornered," script by Joe Edwards, pencils by Jeff Shultz, inks by Rich Koslowski; Veronica takes Archie on a convoluted trip to show him why she was late. "E-Mail Call," script by Joe Edwards, pencils by Jeff Shultz, inks by Rich Koslowski; When Veronica's computer dies and she's unable to maintain e-mail contact with her global friends, everyone assumes she's sick. 36 pgs., full color. $1.50. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #1R
    Vroom Socko (1997) 1R
    Published Oct 1997 by SLG.

    Story, art and cover by Evan Dorkin. 2nd printing has SLG logo only on the top left corner of cover. A full-length tale featuring the nemesis of the Pirate Corp$, Vroom Socko, expanded from the story originally published in Deadline. Someone owes Vroom Socko some money, and hell stop at nothing to get it; also, a guide to the Pirate Corps clubs. 32 pages, B&W. Mature readers. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #617
    Walt Disney's Comics and Stories (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone) 617
  • Issue #51
    Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge Adventures (1987 Gladstone) 51

    Cover art by Don Rosa. "The Treasure of the Ten Avatars," script and art by Don Rosa; Uncle Scrooge takes Donald and the boys through his Indian lands to scout for resources and comes across the city of Shamballa. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #121
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  • Issue #5
    Warrior Nun Areala Black and White (1997) 5

    Stories by Derek Kirk Kim and Herb Mallette. Art by Michel Lacombe and John Lucas. Cover by Derek Kirk Kim. A black-and-white series featuring guest creators telling untold stories of the Warrior Nun universe. A tale of Japanese Oni demons, the inspiration for the later Onigami mini-series. Captain Oga confers with Ninja Nun on the Oni that has been attacking his men, and Ninja Nun reveals something unexpected about their quarry. Lillith helps a group of children explore their imaginations, and accidentally brings to life one of the scariest childhood creations of all time. Winter Jade, Part Two; Kid Stuff. 24 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #3
    Waterworld Children of Leviathan (1997) 3

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    Written by Christopher Golden and Tom Sniegoski. Art by Kevin Kobasic and Barbara Kaalberg. Painted Cover by Lou Harrison. The Children of Leviathan are razing the Foundation to the ground! (And that ain't easy to do under water!) Their goal: kill everybody! The Mariner's got one small problem with this: The Foundation is the one link to his mysterious origin. Of course, all this might be rendered moot by...the Executive Failsafe! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #21
    Weird Fantasy (1992 Russ Cochran/Gemstone) 21

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    Edited by Albert B. Feldstein. Cover by Al Williamson and Frank Frazetta. Stories by Albert B. Feldstein, Joe Orlando, Al Williamson, Jack Kamen, Ray Bradbury, John Severin, and Will Elder. Fantasy, science fiction, and supernatural tales reprinted from the classic 1950s EC series of the same name. 36 pages, full color. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #6
    Weirdsville (1997) 6
  • Issue #34
    Wetworks (1994 1st Series Image) 34
  • Issue #102
    What If (1989 2nd Series) 102

    Guide to the Marvel Universe recap. Shadow Boxing, script by Bill Rosemann, pencils by Hector Collazo, inks by Ian Akin; Jack Murdock takes the dive and is not killed by the Fixer; Matt ends up forsaking the law and becomes a boxer who is managed by the Kingpin. 38 pgs. $1.99. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    What's Michael? Off the Deep End GN (1997) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Story and art by Makoto Kobayashi. You'll gasp as he's trapped in a closet! You'll shriek as he causes a car wreck! You'll laugh out loud as he haunts a Yakuza! It's Michael and all of his cat friends in adventures that'll make you smile. Softcover, 6-in. x 9-in., 88 pages, B&W. All Ages Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #215
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  • Issue #34
    White's Guide to Collecting Figures (1995) 34

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  • Issue #43
    Wildcats Covert Action Teams (1992) 43

    Endangered Species: Part 3 of 9. "The High Road to China!" Story by Brandon Choi and Jonathon Peterson. Art by Anthony Winn and Sal Regal. The WildC.A.T.s adventure back through time continues and they next find themselves in the Himalayan Mountains and cross paths with a certain explorer by the name of Marco Polo. It's on these snow cape peaks that, after a near death experience, Olympia and Max Cash discover they have a growing affection for one another. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1B
    Wildcats X-Men The Silver Age 3-D (1997) 1B

    Jim Lee cover. 3-D version. May or may not come with 3-D glasses. Cover price $6.50.

  • Issue #1A
    Wildcore Preview (1997) 1A

    Regular cover. Preview edition.

  • Issue #1B
    Wildcore Preview (1997) 1B

    Variant cover. Preview edition.

  • Issue #1
    Wildstorm Halloween (1997) 1

    Wildstorm Halloween Trilogy of Terror. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1A
    Witchblade Origin Special (1997) American Entertainment 1A
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    • Signed by Michael Turner with certificate of authenticity from Universal Heroes Inc.

    American Entertainment edition

  • Issue #1A.WZSGN
    Witchblade Origin Special (1997) American Entertainment 1A.WZSGN
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    American Entertainment/Wizard Signed Edition. Signed by BATT. Has Wizard Holo-Cert sticker on front cover and includes a certificate of authenticity from Wizard Press.

  • Issue #1GOLD
    Witchblade Origin Special (1997) American Entertainment 1GOLD
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    • Signed by Michael Turner with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.
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    Gold Foil Special Limited Edition Variant.

  • Issue #74AP
    Wizard the Comics Magazine (1991) 74AP

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    Fantastic Four cover by Alan Davis. Polybagged with trading cards. Interview with Michael Diana; Chuck Dixon and Scott McDaniel discuss Nightwing; article on super powers in the real world; Kurt Busiek, Scott Lobdell and Mark Waid discuss 'Heroes Return'; Basic Training by Jim Balent; report on Nick Fury telefilm; Character Profile: Cable; Creator Spotlight: Ron Frenz; Wizard Profile: Anthony Daniels (C-3PO). Cover price $4.55.

  • Issue #74AU
    Wizard the Comics Magazine (1991) 74AU

    Fantastic Four cover by Alan Davis. Not Polybagged. Interview with Michael Diana; Chuck Dixon and Scott McDaniel discuss Nightwing; article on super powers in the real world; Kurt Busiek, Scott Lobdell and Mark Waid discuss 'Heroes Return'; Basic Training by Jim Balent; report on Nick Fury telefilm; Character Profile: Cable; Creator Spotlight: Ron Frenz; Wizard Profile: Anthony Daniels (C-3PO). Cover price $4.55.

  • Issue #74BP
    Wizard the Comics Magazine (1991) 74BP

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    Nightwing cover by Scott McDaniel. Polybagged with trading cards. Interview with Michael Diana; Chuck Dixon and Scott McDaniel discuss Nightwing; article on super powers in the real world; Kurt Busiek, Scott Lobdell and Mark Waid discuss 'Heroes Return'; Basic Training by Jim Balent; report on Nick Fury telefilm; Character Profile: Cable; Creator Spotlight: Ron Frenz; Wizard Profile: Anthony Daniels (C-3PO). Cover price $4.55.

  • Issue #74BU
    Wizard the Comics Magazine (1991) 74BU

    Nightwing cover by Scott McDaniel. Not polybagged. Interview with Michael Diana; Chuck Dixon and Scott McDaniel discuss Nightwing; article on super powers in the real world; Kurt Busiek, Scott Lobdell and Mark Waid discuss 'Heroes Return'; Basic Training by Jim Balent; report on Nick Fury telefilm; Character Profile: Cable; Creator Spotlight: Ron Frenz; Wizard Profile: Anthony Daniels (C-3PO). Cover price $4.55.

  • Issue #17
    Wolff and Byrd Counselors of the Macabre (1994) 17
  • Issue #117
    Wolverine (1988 1st Series) 117

    Cover pencils by Leinil Francis Yu, inks by Edgar Tadeo. A Divine Image, script by Larry Hama, pencils by Leinil Francis Yu, inks by Edgar Tadeo; Wolvie and the X-Men learn too late that people treated by the clinic where Mustang has been getting help are actually being turned into Prime Sentinels by Zero Tolerance; While the X-Men prepare to invade the clinic, Wolvie rescues Jubilee from a Prime Sentinel in the New Mexico desert; With the clinic shut down, Bastion activates the Sentinel program that has been implanted in Mustang himself. Operation Zero Tolerance cross-over. 38 pgs. $1.99. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #126
    Wonder Woman (1987 2nd Series) 126
    Published Oct 1997 by DC.

    Genesis tie-in - Part 4 of 4 - "Where Have All the Heroes Gone?!" Story and art by John Byrne. Diana is dead…but on high Olympus, Zeus has decided that he cannot allow this soul to perish, so he grants her the greatest gift of all – transfiguration from mortal to the goddess of truth! Meanwhile, on Earth, the legend of Wonder Woman will live on when Hippolyta, changed by the events of GENESIS, takes up her daughter's mantle. 32 pages, FC. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #1
    Worgard Viking Berserkir (1997) 1

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  • Issue #31
    Wrapped in Plastic (1992) 31

    "The King and I: The Arthurian Legend in Twin Peaks" examines the deadly Cooper/Caroline/Windom triangle! Also: David Lynch's new TV commercials; the 1997 Twin Peaks Festival; and Madchen Amick's Bombshell! "X-Files Extra": Anderson's Emmy; Duchovny's Playing God; Petrucha's XF video parody; & more! Cover price $4.50.

  • Issue #138
    X-Factor (1986 1st Series) 138
    Published Oct 1997 by Marvel.

    "Fear Walks Amongst Us!" Part 3 of 3. Story by Howard Mackie. Art by Mel Rubi, Rob Hunter, Steve Manchus, and Allen Martinez. In the aftermath of Sabretooth's attack, Havok has brought the injured members of X-Factor to the Dark Beast in hopes the villain's technology can save their ebbing lives. Meanwhile, Creed's past comes back to haunt him. It's Sabretooth vs. the Russian super-man known as Omega Red. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #34
    X-Files (1995) 34
    Published Oct 1997 by Topps.

    Cover by Miran Kim. "Skybuster." Story by John Rozum. Pencils by Alexander Saviuk. Inks by Rick Magyar. Workers at project HAARP, testing the effects of bouncing high frequency waves off of the ionosphere, are being killed by flocks of ravens. Mulder thinks it is Mother Nature fighting back. Scully has a more mundane explanation. They had better find out who is correct before they are the next victims. 32 pages. Full color. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #70
    X-Force (1991 1st Series) 70

    Cover pencils by Adam Pollina, inks by Mark Morales. Transitions, script by John Francis Moore, pencils by Adam Pollina, inks by Mark Morales; Rictor and Domino leave; X-Force splits with Cable and hits the road. 38 pgs. $1.99. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #31
    X-Man (1995) 31
    Tags: X-Men
    Published Oct 1997 by Marvel.

    "The Last Innocent Mind!" Story by Mark Bernardo. Art by Rick Leonardi and Dan Green. After a prophetic dream Nate sets out to help a boy in need. However, things take a turn for the worse when he comes face-to-face with the mutant/Dire-Wraith menace known as Hybrid! NOTE: Hybrid made his debut in the now classic tale from Rom #17-18 series by Bill Mantlo and Sal Buscema. - Odinson, Lone Star Comics Archivist Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #68
    X-Men (1991 1st Series) 68
    Published Oct 1997 by Marvel.

    Cover pencils by Carlos Pacheco, inks by Art Thibert. Heart of the Matter, script by Scott Lobdell (Plot) and Steven Seagle, pencils by Pascual Ferry, inks by Art Thibert; Marrow and Charlotte help Bobby and Cecilia escape from the Prime Sentinels; Senator Kelly begins to rethink his support of Zero Tolerance. 46 pgs. $1.99. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #13
    X-O Manowar (1996 2nd Series) 13

    "Reunion" - The aliens who created the X-O armor millions of years ago have returned to reclaim their property and to add Earth to their communion of allied planets -- whether Earth likes it or not! Donovan Wylie doesn't like it one bit, he wants to keep the armor and his world, but how can one man stand against aliens with a ship the size of the moon? And how can he stand against an army of others wearing identical armor?! And which sides will Bravado, Amok and Citadel choose? Written by Brian Augustyn with Mark Waid, with art by Scot Eaton and Don Hudson. FC, 32 pgs. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #0A
    Xena Warrior Princess (1997 1st Series) 0A

    Stories by Aaron Lopresti and Robert (Salmoneus) Trebor. Art by Aaron Lopresti, Amanda Conner, Hilary Barta, Jordi Ensign, Gary Martin, Tom Simmons and Jimmy Palmiotti. Gabrielle is taken by zombies, and Xena learns she has to kill a dragon to save her in "The Temple of the Dragon God"! Plus, in the back-up story that's continued from #2, Xena and Salmoneus try to rescue Gabrielle in "Theft of the Young Lovelies Part Three"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.95.