We are shipping all orders on time, but please expect possible delays in transit. The post office and other shippers are overwhelmed and some shipments may experience significant delays. Some international orders have seen delays as large as 2-6 weeks.

Auction in progress, bid now! Weekly Auction ends Monday October 26!

Agent X comic books issue 1

  • Issue #1
    Agent X (2002) 1

    Written by Gail Simone. Art and Cover by Udon. Introducing the mystery man known only as Agent X! You may think you know what's coming -- and who this mystery man is -- but do you really? And will Agent X's unique talents make him tough enough to endure training at the hands of the Taskmaster? Or maybe a better question is: will Taskmaster let him? 40 pages Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1A
    X-Men vs. Agents of Atlas (2009) 1A

    Cover by ED MCGUINNESS. Written by JEFF PARKER. Art by CARLO PAGULAYAN, CHRIS SAMNEE & JASON PAZ. It's a monster-sized throwdown as the Agents of Atlas go toe-to-toe with the Uncanny X-Men! Venus has been kidnapped and the Agents will scour the Earth to find her! The Uranian needs a bigger boost to enable his mind to scan the globe, and intel suggests the one machine that can help is CEREBRA- which brings the Agents of Atlas head to head with no less than THE X-MEN! 40 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1A.DF.SIGNED
    X-Men vs. Agents of Atlas (2009) 1A.DF.SIGNED
    Published Dec 2009 by Marvel.

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Dynamic Forces Exclusive Signed by Jeff Parker - limited to 85 copies - includes Dynamic Forces Certificate of Authenticity. Cover by ED MCGUINNESS. Written by JEFF PARKER. Art by CARLO PAGULAYAN, CHRIS SAMNEE & JASON PAZ. It's a monster-sized throwdown as the Agents of Atlas go toe-to-toe with the Uncanny X-Men! Venus has been kidnapped and the Agents will scour the Earth to find her! The Uranian needs a bigger boost to enable his mind to scan the globe, and intel suggests the one machine that can help is CEREBRA- which brings the Agents of Atlas head to head with no less than THE X-MEN! 40 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1B
    X-Men vs. Agents of Atlas (2009) 1B

    Limited 1 for 15 Variant Cover by HUMBERTO RAMOS. Written by JEFF PARKER. Art by CARLO PAGULAYAN, CHRIS SAMNEE & JASON PAZ. It's a monster-sized throwdown as the Agents of Atlas go toe-to-toe with the Uncanny X-Men! Venus has been kidnapped and the Agents will scour the Earth to find her! The Uranian needs a bigger boost to enable his mind to scan the globe, and intel suggests the one machine that can help is CEREBRA- which brings the Agents of Atlas head to head with no less than THE X-MEN! 40 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1C
    X-Men vs. Agents of Atlas (2009) 1C

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Limited 1 for 10 Variant Cover by GERALD PAREL. Written by JEFF PARKER. Art by CARLO PAGULAYAN, CHRIS SAMNEE & JASON PAZ. It's a monster-sized throwdown as the Agents of Atlas go toe-to-toe with the Uncanny X-Men! Venus has been kidnapped and the Agents will scour the Earth to find her! The Uranian needs a bigger boost to enable his mind to scan the globe, and intel suggests the one machine that can help is CEREBRA- which brings the Agents of Atlas head to head with no less than THE X-MEN! 40 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1
    Weapon X Agent Zero (2002) 1

    Initiation - Written by Frank Tieri. Art by Kilian Plunkett and Terry Austin. Cover by J.H. Williams III and José Villarrubia (colors). Continued from Weapon X Marrow (2002) #1; continues in Weapon X (2002 2nd Series) #1. This is the fifth of five all-new one-shots that lead into WEAPON X, the monthly series that launches next month! In this issue: In exchange for saving his life and enhancing his abilities, the mysterious Weapon Zero starts working for Weapon X, and his first assignment -- kill his old pal Wolverine. Character appearances: Weapon Zero; The Director; Brent Jackson; Sabretooth; Sauron; Mesmero; Marrow; Wild Child; Wolverine; Deadpool (cameo in photo); Spider-Man (cameo in photo). 32 pages, full color. Marvel PG Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    X-9 Secret Agent Corrigan HC (2010 IDW) 1-1ST

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Al Williamson's run on Secret Agent Corrigan from 1967 to 1979 stands as one of the artistic highlights in the history of the American comic strip. Williamson's illustrious career included stints at EC Comics on their legendary science fiction titles, Star Wars, Flash Gordon, and Secret Agent Corrigan (AKA X-9). Archie Goodwin was one of the most acclaimed writers and editors to work in comics. He edited the groundbreaking Blazing Combat series for Warren Publications, as well as Creepy and Eerie. His writing credits included Batman and the Eisner Award-winning Manhunter series. Hardcover (Horizontal Format), 11 1/2-in. x 10 1/2-in., 288 pages, B&W. Cover price $49.99.

  • Issue #1A-1ST
    Agents of Atlas vs. X-Men and the Avengers HC (2010 Marvel) 1A-1ST

    Avengers Cover - 1st printing. Collects X-Men vs. Agents of Atlas (2009) #1-2 and Avengers vs. Atlas (2010 Marvel) #1-4. Written by JEFF PARKER. Art by CARLO PAGULAYAN, CHRIS SAMNEE and GABRIEL HARDMAN. Covers by HUMBERTO RAMOS. See the Agents of Atlas do battle with some of Marvel's most powerful teams! First, Venus has been kidnapped and intel suggests that theres only one machine that can help - CEREBRA - which brings the Agents of Atlas head to head with no less than THE X-MEN! Then, spacetime is being selectively eroded by an unknown force. To stop the effect, the Agents seek the help of the Avengers - and find a much earlier version of the team than they expected. Next, the Thunderbolts see if they can take down the squad of '50s misfits without destroying America first. Hardcover, 168 pages, full color. Cover price $24.99.

  • Issue #1B-1ST
    Agents of Atlas vs. X-Men and the Avengers HC (2010 Marvel) 1B-1ST

    X-Men Cover - 1st printing. Collects X-Men vs. Agents of Atlas (2009) #1-2 and Avengers vs. Atlas (2010 Marvel) #1-4. Written by JEFF PARKER. Art by CARLO PAGULAYAN, CHRIS SAMNEE and GABRIEL HARDMAN. Covers by HUMBERTO RAMOS. See the Agents of Atlas do battle with some of Marvel's most powerful teams! First, Venus has been kidnapped and intel suggests that theres only one machine that can help - CEREBRA - which brings the Agents of Atlas head to head with no less than THE X-MEN! Then, spacetime is being selectively eroded by an unknown force. To stop the effect, the Agents seek the help of the Avengers - and find a much earlier version of the team than they expected. Next, the Thunderbolts see if they can take down the squad of '50s misfits without destroying America first. Hardcover, 168 pages, full color. Cover price $24.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Agents of Atlas vs. X-Men and the Avengers TPB (2010 Marvel) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects X-Men vs. Agents of Atlas (2009) #1-2 and Avengers vs. Atlas (2010 Marvel) #1-4. Written by JEFF PARKER. Art by CARLO PAGULAYAN, CHRIS SAMNEE and GABRIEL HARDMAN. Covers by HUMBERTO RAMOS. See the Agents of Atlas do battle with some of Marvel's most powerful teams! First, Venus has been kidnapped and intel suggests that theres only one machine that can help - CEREBRA - which brings the Agents of Atlas head to head with no less than THE X-MEN! Then, spacetime is being selectively eroded by an unknown force. To stop the effect, the Agents seek the help of the Avengers - and find a much earlier version of the team than they expected. Next, the Thunderbolts see if they can take down the squad of '50s misfits without destroying America first. Softcover, 168 pages, full color. Cover price $19.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Secret Agent X-9 TPB (1990 Kitchen Sink) 1-1ST

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Stories by Dashiell Hammett and Leslie Charteris. Art and Cover by Alex Raymond. Collects the espionage comic strip X-9 from 1934-1935, when it was written by Hammett (The Maltese Falcon, The Thin Man) and Charteris (The Saint) and drawn by a pre-Flash Gordon Alex Raymond. Introduction by comics historian Bill Blackbeard. Softcover, 11" wide x 8.5" tall. 212 pages, B&W. Cover price $13.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Day of the Destroyers HC (2015 A Moonstone Novel) Starring Secret Agent X-11 1-1ST

    1st printing. By Ron Fortier. Based on a real historical event during the Roosevelt administration! Guest starring pulp heroes The Green Lama, The Phantom Detective, and The Black Bat! Day of the Destroyers is an all-original linked prose anthology - each story is part of a larger arc wherein Jimmie Flint, Secret Agent X-11 of the Intelligence Service Command, battles to prevent the seditionist Medusa Council from engineering a bloody coup overthrowing our democracy. Agent X-11 fights across the country preventing an aerial assault on Chicago's rail lines, destroying a secret factory of gas meant to enthrall millions in New Mexico, racing to stop a machine of fantastic destruction in Manhattan, and so much more! Written by pulp fictioneers: Ron Fortier, Adam Lance Garcia, Gary Phillips, Paul Bishop, Jeri Westerson, Eric Fein, Tommy Hancock, Aaron Shaps, & Joe Gentile. Edited by Gary Phillips. Introduction by pulp historian and award-winning author Robert Weinberg. Hardcover, 6-in. x 9-in., 276 pages, Text Only. Cover price $23.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Day of the Destroyers SC (2015 A Moonstone Novel) Starring Secret Agent X-11 1-1ST

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    1st printing. By Ron Fortier. Based on a real historical event during the Roosevelt administration! Guest starring pulp heroes The Green Lama, The Phantom Detective, and The Black Bat! Day of the Destroyers is an all-original linked prose anthology - each story is part of a larger arc wherein Jimmie Flint, Secret Agent X-11 of the Intelligence Service Command, battles to prevent the seditionist Medusa Council from engineering a bloody coup overthrowing our democracy. Agent X-11 fights across the country preventing an aerial assault on Chicago's rail lines, destroying a secret factory of gas meant to enthrall millions in New Mexico, racing to stop a machine of fantastic destruction in Manhattan, and so much more! Written by pulp fictioneers: Ron Fortier, Adam Lance Garcia, Gary Phillips, Paul Bishop, Jeri Westerson, Eric Fein, Tommy Hancock, Aaron Shaps, & Joe Gentile. Edited by Gary Phillips. Introduction by pulp historian and award-winning author Robert Weinberg. Softcover, 6-in. x 9-in., 276 pages, Text Only. Cover price $13.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Judgment SC (2015 A Moonstone Novel) Plus: Domino Lady and Secret Agent X 1-1ST

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    1st printing. Three novellas in one! Judgment is Moonstone's latest pulp justice-dealer! Created by the late pulp-master CJ Henderson (Punisher, Kolchak, The Spider), Judgment leaves no loose ends and could care less what anyone else thinks! If you like your body count high, and your action outrageous, Judgment is waiting for you! With his wits, his twin 45's, and his will of iron, he literally goes to hell and back in this one, folks. Plus a brand new Domino Lady tale, and a Judgment/Domino Lady/Secret Agent X team up story! Softcover, 6-in. x 9-in., 160 pages, Text. Cover price $10.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Secret Agent X Aug 1934 Replica SC (2007) 1-1ST

    1st printing. A metropolis writhed in the clutch of horror's hand. The mightiest of the mighty fled in stark terror before its groping fiendish fingers. And the wake was a trail of macabre milestones, marking the way with bloated dead. One man - alone, unaided - followed in that awesome wake. He was that enigma of enigmas, that Man of a Thousand Faces - Secret Agent "X." Softcover, 128 pages, Text (with B&W Chapter Illustrations). Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Secret Agent X Feb 1937 Replica SC (2007) 1-1ST

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    1st printing. Featuring "Death's Frozen Formula!" Written by Brant House. And, "Justice Borrows Bullets!" Written by Roger Terrey. Includes a full-color cover complete with all ads, illustrations, and facsimile pages. Softcover, 132 pages, Text (with B&W chapter illustrations). Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Secret Agent X Legion of the Living Dead SC (2007) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Wildside Pulp Classics - Written by Brant House. From nowhere hurtled that black death car, and from nowhere came its grisly occupants - not of this earth and immune to bullets! When Secret Agent 'X' makes a desperate maneuver to block their invasion of the land of the living, he stumbles into a weird terror trap, and comes face-to-face with a man he knew - a man who died five years ago! From the pages of the September, 1935 issue of Secret Agent X comes this sensational, full-length novel, Legions of the Living Dead. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 134 pages, text only. Cover price $15.00.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Secret Agent X Nov 1934 Replica SC (2007) 1-1ST

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    1st printing. "Secret Agent X - The Man of a Thousand Faces!" From the macabre maze of a labyrinthian world, the Skull, master of murder, reached out and made of mighty men imbecilic wrecks and derelicts that were no longer human. Only one man could match brains with the sinister Skull - and that was Secret Agent 'X.' But the Skull did not fear 'X' because The Man of a Thousand Faces had one vulnerable spot - and the Skull new where it lay. Softcover, 132 pages, text with B&W chapter illustrations. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Secret Agent X The Corpse Cavalcade SC (2007) 1-1ST

    1st printing. The Corpse Cavalcade': Seven corpse-faced denizens of doom swept down on the Suburban Trust. Red-tongued machine guns blasted the way for their scavenger-like leader. But that leader did an amazing thing. He brought money into the bank, then disappeared with his buzzard brood. Secret Agent 'X,' scourge of the underworld, knew he had but one trail to follow - a trail that led to a gruesome gibbet, where the law and the lawless matched murder for his life. Softcover, 132 pages, Text with B&W chapter illustrations. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #1
    Secret Agent X-9 (1934 McKay) 1

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Book One. Stories by Dashiell Hammett. Art and cover by Alex Raymond. Pioneering comics publisher David McKay presents the first book publication of the comic strip created by writer Dashiell Hammett (The Maltese Falcon) and artist Alex Raymond (Flash Gordon). This issue reprints Secret Agent X-9 daily strips from 1934. Wealthy Mr. Powers seeks help from X-9, but criminals get to him first. Now X-9 must discover the true identity of the master criminal known as the Top. Squarebound, 8-in. x 7.5-in., 80 pages, B&W.

  • Issue #1
    No image available

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Issue #1. Reprints of Alex Raymond's newspaper strip Secret Agent X-9. 8-in. x 10 3/4-in., 64 pages, black and white. Cover price $7.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Secret Agent X-9 HC (2015 IDW) The Complete 1930s Comic Strip 1-1ST

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. "1934-1936!" Written by Dashiell Hammett. Art and cover by Alex Raymond. The strip was a dailies-only serial. This volume collects the complete Hammett/Raymond strips, plus the subsequent stories by Raymond and Leslie Charteris, famous himself for "The Saint" novels, as well as the Charteris stories drawn by Charles Flanders. Included are strips from January 22, 1934 through October 31, 1936. Hardcover, 11-in. x 10-in., 304 pages, B&W. Cover price $49.99.

  • Issue #1
    Secret Agent X-9: The Fixer (1980 Pacific Comics Club) 1

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Story by Leslie Charteris. Art and cover by Alex Raymond. Secret Agent X-9 was a comic strip created by writer Dashiell Hammett (The Maltese Falcon) and artist Alex Raymond (Flash Gordon). At the time of these strips, the writer was Leslie Charteris, who created The Saint. Collects the Secret Agent X-9 daily strip from September 23 to November 16, 1935. In one of his earliest cases, Agent X-9 and his rotund sidekick Sidney Carp encounter the mystery man known as The Fixer. 13-1/2-in., x 9-1/2-in. 24 pages, B&W.

  • Issue #1
    Secret Agent X-9: The Phantom Plane (1980 Pacific Comics Club) 1

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Story by Leslie Charteris. Art and cover by Charles Flanders. Secret Agent X-9 was a comic strip created by writer Dashiell Hammett (The Maltese Falcon) and artist Alex Raymond (Flash Gordon). At the time of these strips, the writer was Leslie Charteris, who created The Saint. Collects the Secret Agent X-9 daily strip from Nov. 18, 1935 to Jan. 11, 1936. Agent X-9 and his rotund sidekick Sidney Carp investigate a series of air crashes engineered by the mysterious Phantom. 13-1/2-in., x 9-1/2-in. 24 pages, B&W.

  • Issue #1ST
    Secret Agent X: Halo of Horror SC (2008 Altus Press) 1ST

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    First edition, 2008. Cover by Norman Saunders. Contrary to what it looks like, this is a new adventure written by Stephen Payne in the pulp style. It resembles a pulp reprint right down to the ads included and the double-column layout of the text. 6 1/2-in. x 10 1/4-in., 128 pages, black and white. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #1ST
    Secret Agent X: Master of Madness SC (2012 Altus Press) 1ST

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    First edition, 2012. Not a pulp reprint but a new novel of Secret Agent X by Stephen Payne. Presented in the double-column pulp format and even some vintage ads, it certainly has the flavor of a pulp. What is more important? Life—or lucre? Most of us would cast our vote in favor of life. But for one group of men, wealth possesses a far greater hold. Such a position becomes apparent when a New York publishing magnate dies in a horrible fit of madness. In response his surviving friends band together, vowing they would rather die than capitulate to his murderer. His name? The Fool. And Secret Agent X, man of a thousand faces, found that even he was not immune from the wiles of a madman. 6 1/2-in. x 9 1/2-in., 204 pages, black and white. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #1ST
    Secret Agent X: Resurrection Ring SC (2014 Altus Press) 1ST

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    First edition, 2014. Not a pulp reprint but a new adventure by Stephen Payne. Introduction by Tom Johnson. Lengthy afterword by Payne explaining how he wanted to write the origin story of the Secret Agent. What was the shocking connection between the Secret Agent and the white-robed crime king, the Resurrectionist? And why was this weird villain murdering men, only to raise them from the dead? True, he was out to enrich himself, since he plundered on a grand scale. But he was really out for power and control. Such dominion would he gain only after he had acquired that most closely guarded of secrets - the real identity of Secret Agent X. And the Man of a Thousand Faces realized that even he might finally have run out of time - and surprises. 6 1/2-in. x 9 1/2-in., 316 pages (almost an inch thick!), black and white. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    X-Files Origins Agent of Chaos SC (2018 Square Fish) 1-1ST

    1st printing. By Kami Garcia. How did Fox Mulder become a believer? How did Dana Scully become a skeptic? The X-Files Origins has the answers. In the spring of 1979, seventeen-year-old Fox Mulder has bigger problems than applying for college. Five years ago, his younger sister disappeared from their home and was never heard from again. So when a local boy turns up dead and another child is abducted, Mulder can't stop himself from getting involved. Could there be a link to his sister's case? As he uncovers the truth, Mulder and his friends find themselves on the trail of a serial killer. Sucked into a world where conspiracies, the occult, and madness overlap, Fox Mulder starts to believe. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 8 1/2-in., 320 pages, Text Only. Cover price $10.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    X-Files The Official Collection SC (2016 Titan) The Agents, The Bureau, and the Syndicate 1-1ST

    1st Printing - Reopen the files on the ultimate conspiracy theory. Join FBI Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully in their epic quest to expose the truth, and meet the shadowy players intent on concealing it at all costs. From the corridors of the FBI to the highest levels of Government...the truth is out there, and it wants to be known. Exclusive interviews with the stars of the X-Files television show, behind-the-scenes secrets revealed, in-depth features investigating the mythology of the show, and much, much more! A must have for any X-Phile! Softcover, 7.5" x 10.5", 176 pages, full color. Cover price $19.99.