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Strange Adventures comic books issue 1

  • Issue #1A
    Strange Adventures (2020 DC) 1A
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    • CBCS Authentic Signature
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing on front and back of case
    • Witnessed Signature: Tom King on 3/05/2020.
    • Label #AC3C66-004

    Written by Tom King. Art by Mitch Gerads and Evan Shaner. Cover by Mitch Gerads. Adam Strange is the hero of Rann, a man famous throughout the galaxy for his bravery and honor. After leading his adopted home to victory in a great planetary war, Adam and his wife Alanna retire to Earth, where they are greeted by cheers, awards, and parades. But not all is as happy and nice as it seems, as the decisions Adam made during battles on Rann come back to haunt his family and threaten the entire DC Universe. And now a surprise DC hero will have to choose between saving Adam Strange and saving the world. 40 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Strange Adventures (2020 DC) 1B

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    Written by Tom King. Art by Mitch Gerads and Evan Shaner. Cover by Evan Shaner. Adam Strange is the hero of Rann, a man famous throughout the galaxy for his bravery and honor. After leading his adopted home to victory in a great planetary war, Adam and his wife Alanna retire to Earth, where they are greeted by cheers, awards, and parades. But not all is as happy and nice as it seems, as the decisions Adam made during battles on Rann come back to haunt his family and threaten the entire DC Universe. And now a surprise DC hero will have to choose between saving Adam Strange and saving the world. 40 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1C
    Strange Adventures (2020 DC) 1C

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    Blank Sketch Cover. Written by Tom King. Art by Mitch Gerads and Evan Shaner. Adam Strange is the hero of Rann, a man famous throughout the galaxy for his bravery and honor. After leading his adopted home to victory in a great planetary war, Adam and his wife Alanna retire to Earth, where they are greeted by cheers, awards, and parades. But not all is as happy and nice as it seems, as the decisions Adam made during battles on Rann come back to haunt his family and threaten the entire DC Universe. And now a surprise DC hero will have to choose between saving Adam Strange and saving the world. 40 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1D
    Strange Adventures (2020 DC) 1D

    2nd Printing. Written by Tom King. Art by Mitch Gerads and Evan Shaner. Cover by Evan Shaner. Adam Strange is the hero of Rann, a man famous throughout the galaxy for his bravery and honor. After leading his adopted home to victory in a great planetary war, Adam and his wife Alanna retire to Earth, where they are greeted by cheers, awards, and parades. But not all is as happy and nice as it seems, as the decisions Adam made during battles on Rann come back to haunt his family and threaten the entire DC Universe. And now a surprise DC hero will have to choose between saving Adam Strange and saving the world. 40 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1DC
    Strange Adventures (2020 DC) 1DC
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    Published by DC.

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    (W) Tom King (A) Mitch Gerads, Evan Doc Shaner Pull back the curtain on one of 2020’s most compelling new miniseries in this special Director’s Cut issue. This special gives readers a peek at the black-and-white art by Evan “Doc” Shaner and Mitch Gerads—highlighting how they switch back and forth, and showcasing their individual techniques—and also presents the script so you can see how writer Tom King lays it all out. It’s an unprecedented look at how a comic comes together. Cover price $5.99.

  • Issue #1E
    Strange Adventures (2020 DC) 1E

    2nd Printing. Written by Tom King. Art by Mitch Gerads and Evan Shaner. Cover by Mitch Gerads. Adam Strange is the hero of Rann, a man famous throughout the galaxy for his bravery and honor. After leading his adopted home to victory in a great planetary war, Adam and his wife Alanna retire to Earth, where they are greeted by cheers, awards, and parades. But not all is as happy and nice as it seems, as the decisions Adam made during battles on Rann come back to haunt his family and threaten the entire DC Universe. And now a surprise DC hero will have to choose between saving Adam Strange and saving the world. 40 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1
    Strange Adventures (1950 1st Series) 1
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • From the personal collection of Jerome Wenker. Includes certificate of authenticity.
    • Label #203097-004

    Written by Edmond Hamilton. Art by Howard Sherman. Photo cover from Destination Moon. Chris and the crew of the Pioneer encounter radioactive, crystalline men in the Green Nebula and foil a plot to steal the Nebula's radium. Superboy stars in a one-page public service announcement, "Job Counselor. Written by David V. Reed. Art by Paul Norris and Bernard Sachs. Darwin meets a young actress who has accidentally bathed in the Fountain of Youth. Written by Jack Schiff, Mort Weisinger, and Bernie Breslauer. Art by Dick Sprang. A description of devices, events, and innovations predicated by Wells in his fiction. Written by Gardner Fox and Edmond Hamilton. Art by Jim Mooney and Sy Barry. A scientist uses a hydrogen bomb to cause rain, resulting in a world-wide flood. He uses a second bomb to save mankind. Article written by Julius Schwartz. Art by Morris Waldinger and Tommy Nicolosi. Science facts about the experiments of Otto von Ghericke and Isaac Newton. Text story, art by Raymond Perry. Written byGardner Fox and Robert Heinlein. Art by Curt Swan and John Fischetti. A story about a seat-of-the pants, first landing on the moon, adapted from the 1950 George Pal movie, Destination Moon. Text story by Julius Schwartz. Art by Morris Waldinger and Tommy Nicolosi. Facts about the 1692 appearance of Halley's Comet and the 1919 solar eclipse. Ad for Strange Adventures #2. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    JSA Strange Adventures (2004) 1

    Written by Kevin J. Anderson Art by Barry Kitson & Gary Erskine Painted cover by John Watson Renowned science fiction novelist Kevin J. Anderson (THE SAGA OF SEVEN SUNS: VEILED ALLIANCES) comes to the DCU for this 6-issue miniseries starring the World's First Super-Team! Set during the Golden Age, STRANGE ADVENTURES begins when fumbling Johnny Thunder decides to become a big-time pulp writer by chronicling the adventures of the JSA. Taken under the writing wing of legendary, real-life science-fiction Grand Master Jack Williamson, Johnny tries his best ? and when a deadly new villain called Lord Dynamo appears on the scene, flying a deadly zeppelin crewed by robot zombies, it's up to Johnny and Jack to help Hawkman, the Flash, Green Lantern, Starman, Dr. Mid-Nite, Sandman and the rest of the JSA save the day! Cover price $3.50.

  • Issue #1
    Strange Adventures (1999 2nd Series) 1

    Written by Brian Bolland, Dave Gibbons and Robert Rodi, art by Bolland, Gibbons and Frank Quitely, Painted cover by Bolland. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1A
    Strange Adventures (2009 3rd Series) 1A

    Cover by Jim Starlin & Rob Hunter. Written by Jim Starlin Art by Manuel Garcia & Al Milgrom and Jim Starlin & Rob Hunter. Master storyteller Jim Starlin takes readers on an epic sci-fi adventure starring Adam Strange, Comet and the reverse Superman known as Bizarro. A deadly peril threatens the universe, and it's up to Adam Strange to stop it. Meanwhile, a contract is put out for the death of Comet while Bizarro finds a new purpose in life, which leads to the beginning of a strange new journey. 1 of 8 40 pg, FC Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1A.DF.SIGNED
    Strange Adventures (2009 3rd Series) 1A.DF.SIGNED
    Published May 2009 by DC.

    Dynamic Forces Signed Edition. Signed by inker Al Milgrom. Limited to 100. Includes Dynamic Forces certificate of authenticity. Cover by Jim Starlin & Rob Hunter. Written by Jim Starlin Art by Manuel Garcia & Al Milgrom and Jim Starlin & Rob Hunter. Master storyteller Jim Starlin takes readers on an epic sci-fi adventure starring Adam Strange, Comet and the reverse Superman known as Bizarro. A deadly peril threatens the universe, and it's up to Adam Strange to stop it. Meanwhile, a contract is put out for the death of Comet while Bizarro finds a new purpose in life, which leads to the beginning of a strange new journey. 1 of 8 40 pg, FC Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Strange Adventures (2009 3rd Series) 1B

    Limited Variant Cover by Ed Benes & Rob Hunter. Written by Jim Starlin Art by Manuel Garcia & Al Milgrom and Jim Starlin & Rob Hunter. Master storyteller Jim Starlin takes readers on an epic sci-fi adventure starring Adam Strange, Comet and the reverse Superman known as Bizarro. A deadly peril threatens the universe, and it's up to Adam Strange to stop it. Meanwhile, a contract is put out for the death of Comet while Bizarro finds a new purpose in life, which leads to the beginning of a strange new journey. 1 of 8 40 pg, FC Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1A
    Strange Adventures (2011 DC/Vertigo) 1A

    Cover by PAUL POPE. Written by BRIAN AZZARELLO, PAUL CORNELL, PETER MILLIGAN, SELWYN HINDS, TALIA HERSHEWE, LAUREN BEUKES, JEFF LEMIRE, ROSS CAMPBELL & KEVIN COLDEN. Art by EDUARDO RISSO, GORAN SUDZUKA, SYLVAIN SAVOIA, DENYS COWAN, JUAN BOBILLO, INAKI MIRANDA, JEFF LEMIRE, ROSS CAMPBELL, KEVIN COLDEN & JOHN FLOYD. Don't miss this eighty page collection of science fiction short stories from some of Vertigo's all-time greats, as well as the hot new talents of tomorrow! From the far reaches of space to the not so distant future, we bring you eight science-fiction stories as only Vertigo can do them. Plus: the Eisner Award-winning 100 BULLETS team of Brian Azzarello and Eduardo Risso reunite to bring you the first chapter of their upcoming new series SPACEMAN! Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. PLUS: A Super 8 insert comic written by Peter Tomasi, with art by Tommy Lee Edwards, cover by Alex Ross, and 'special thanks' to John Paul Leon. One-shot • On sale MAY 25 • 80 pg, FC, $7.99 US • MATURE READERS Cover price $7.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Strange Adventures (2011 DC/Vertigo) 1B

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    Limited 1 for 10 Variant Cover by MARK BUCKINGHAM. Written by BRIAN AZZARELLO, PAUL CORNELL, PETER MILLIGAN, SELWYN HINDS, TALIA HERSHEWE, LAUREN BEUKES, JEFF LEMIRE, ROSS CAMPBELL & KEVIN COLDEN. Art by EDUARDO RISSO, GORAN SUDZUKA, SYLVAIN SAVOIA, DENYS COWAN, JUAN BOBILLO, INAKI MIRANDA, JEFF LEMIRE, ROSS CAMPBELL, KEVIN COLDEN & JOHN FLOYD. Don't miss this eighty page collection of science fiction short stories from some of Vertigo's all-time greats, as well as the hot new talents of tomorrow! From the far reaches of space to the not so distant future, we bring you eight science-fiction stories as only Vertigo can do them. Plus: the Eisner Award-winning 100 BULLETS team of Brian Azzarello and Eduardo Risso reunite to bring you the first chapter of their upcoming new series SPACEMAN! Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. PLUS: A Super 8 insert comic written by Peter Tomasi, with art by Tommy Lee Edwards, cover by Alex Ross, and 'special thanks' to John Paul Leon. One-shot • On sale MAY 25 • 80 pg, FC, $7.99 US • MATURE READERS Cover price $7.99.

  • Issue #1
    Strange Adventures of HP Lovecraft (2009 Image) 1

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    When an ancient curse transforms young H.P. Lovecraft's darkest nightmares into reality, the timid writer becomes both an unwitting god of destruction and the only person who can battle the evil he's unleashed into the world. One part biography, one part horror pulp, one part fugitive thriller and you have... one weird tale indeed. RETAILER WARNING: MAY NOT BE SUITABLE FOR ALL AGES Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Strange Adventures TPB (2010 DC) By Jim Starlin 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Strange Adventures (2009 3rd Series) #1-8. Written by Jim Starlin. Art by Manuel Garcia, Jim Starlin, Rafael Albuquerque, and Scott McDaniel. Cover by Ed Benes and Rob Hunter. A deadly peril threatens the universe, and it's up to Adam Strange to stop it. Meanwhile, a contract is put out for the death of Comet, while Bizarro finds a new purpose in life in this collection of the cosmic 8-issue miniseries! Softcover, 256 pages, full color. Cover price $19.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Harvey Kurtzman's Strange Adventures HC (1990 Epic) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Featuring off-the-wall tales of mirth, mystery, and adventure by Harvey Kurtzman, Sergio Aragones, Tomas Bunk, Robert Crumb, Sarah Downs, Rick Geary, Dave Gibbons, Moebius, Art Spiegelman, and William Stout. Hardcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 80 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    JSA Strange Adventures TPB (2010) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects JSA: Strange Adventures (2004) #1-6. Written by Kevin J. Anderson. Art by Barry Kitson and Gary Erskine. Cover by John Watson. Johnny Thunder wants to become a big-time writer by chronicling the adventures of the JSA. But when a deadly villain called Lord Dynamo appears with a crew of deadly robot zombies, it's up to Johnny and his mentor, real-life science fction writer Jack Williamson, to help the rest of the JSA save the day! Collecting the 2004 six-issue miniseries for the first time! Softcover, 200 pages, full color. Cover price $14.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Marvel Adventures Thor TPB (2009 Digest) Featuring Doctor Strange, Ant-Man, and Captain America 1-1ST

    Marvel Adventures: Thor - Featuring Doctor Strange, Ant-Man, and Captain America - 1st printing. Collects Marvel Adventures: Super Heroes (2008-2010 1st Series) #5-8. Written by PAUL TOBIN, FRED VAN LENTE, LOUISE SIMONSON, SCOTT GRAY and ROGER LANGRIDGE. Art by JACOPO CAMAGNI, MATTEO LOLLI, RODNEY BUCHEMI and CRAIG ROUSSEAU. Cover by SALVADOR ESPIN. All adventure, all action, for all ages! Join Thor, Captain America, Dr. Strange and Ant-Man as they go up against the fiercest obstacles they've ever encountered. First, see how the God of Thunder came to our world, and what awesome adversities shaped him into a champion of man! Then, the Master of the Mystic Arts encounters a cosmically powered creature that has been allowing its newborn babies to feed on the very fabric of reality. And who is Ant-Man? How did he get both the ability to shrink to less than an inch tall and speak directly to ants? All these stories plus two action-packed tales featuring Captain America! Softcover, 5-in. x 7-in., 96 pages, full color. All Ages Cover price $9.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Spider-Man Strange Adventures TPB (1996) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Marvel Fanfare (1982-1992 1st Series) #1-2, Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #100-102, Howard the Duck (1976-1986 1st Series) #1, and Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998) Annual #14. Written by Chris Claremont, Stan Lee, Roy Thomas, Steve Gerber, and Denny O'Neil. Art by Michael Golden, Gil Kane, Frank Brunner, and Frank Miller. Witness some of the Amazing Spider-Man's most bizarre adventures. Guest-starring Ka-Zar and Zabu, Howard the Duck, Doctor Strange, and Angel of the X-Men. Featuring the villainy of the Savage Land Mutates, Morbius the Living Vampire, Doctor Octopus, the Vulture, and the Lizard. Softcover, full color. Cover price $16.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Strange Adventures TPB (2014 DC/Vertigo) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Strange Adventures (2011 DC/Vertigo) and Mystery In Space (2012 1-shot). Written by Brian Azzarello, Mike Allred, Kyle Baker, Andy Diggle, Ann Nocenti, Robert Rodi, Ming Doyle, Nnedi Okorafor, and Duane Swierczynski. Art by Eduardo Risso, Mike Allred, Kyle Baker, Davide Gianfelice, Sebastian Fiumara, Ming Doyle, Francesco Trifogli, Michael Wm. Kaluta, Ramon F. Bachs, and Fred Harper. Cover by Paul Pope. Don't miss these tales from the far reaches of space to the not so distant future, Vertigo brings you science-fiction as only we can! Softcover, 160 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $14.99.

  • Issue #1
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    Dark Knight Universe Presents: Strange Adventures #1 - Written by Frank Miller and Brian Azzarello, art by Frank Miller. Originally included with Dark Knight III: Master Race #7. 5.5' x 7", 12 pages, FC.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Kitaro Kitaro's Strange Adventures GN (2017 Drawn and Quarterly) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Story and art by Shigeru Mizuki. In the fourth volume of Shigeru Mizuki's Kitaro series readers meet a whole new cast of yokai monsters, including a giant Cyclops, the villainous Blackbeard, and a malefic sea captain who attempts to summon hell on Earth. But anyone familiar with Kitaro knows that even the toughest yokai squad is no match for him. With the help of a few friends and some funky magic, Kitaro will do everything in his power to outwit and outplay all who challenge him. Softcover, 5-in. x 7-in., 176 pages, B&W. NOTE: These are Japanese manga-style GNs and are meant to be read right-to-left. Cover price $12.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Showcase Presents Strange Adventures TPB (2008-2013 DC) 1-1ST

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    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects Strange Adventures (1950-1973 1st Series) #54-73. Written by John Broome, Otto Binder, Joe Kubert, and Bill Finger. Art by Carmine Infantino, Gil Kane, Joe Kubert, and Murphy Anderson. Cover by Gil Kane. Blast into the mind-bending science fiction of the mid-'50s with this collection as humanity faces a bevy of menaces! Softcover, 512 pages, B&W. Cover price $16.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Strange Adventures of HP Lovecraft TPB (2010 Image) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Strange Adventures of HP Lovecraft (2009 Image) #1-4. Written by MAC CARTER. Art by TONY SALMONS. Cover by ADAM BYRNE. Chilling! Uncanny! Macabre! The wall that separates reality and nightmare comes fast undone in this, the complete, horrific chronicle of young H.P. Lovecraft! Is he a harmless writer of supernatural fiction - or a secret god of destruction and despair? This is one strange tale, indeed. Softcover, 184 pages, full color. Cover price $16.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Strange Adventures of Myra North Special Nurse SC (1987) 1-1ST

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    1st Printing. Featuring 2 complete stories from 1936, "The Secret Tomb of Rohatep" and "Shifting Volcanoes". Softcover (Saddle stitched), 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 80 Pages, B&W. Cover price $7.95.