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Venom: Lethal Protector comic books issue 1

  • Issue #1A
    Venom Lethal Protector (2022 Marvel) 1A

    Written by David Michelinie. Art by Ivan Fiorelli. Cover by Paolo Siqueira. AN EPIC RETURN! Before Carnage and space gods, clones and toxins, and the revelation that he was a father, Eddie Brock was a down-on-his-luck reporter who had tried to take his own life and been saved by an extraterrestrial alien. This all-new story set in the character's earliest days welcomes Venom co-creator DAVID MICHELINIE back into the symbiote hive with open arms, as he and rising star IVAN FIORELLI unite to tell a new, horrifying tale that not only revisits the wicked web-slinger's past, but hints at what's to come in his future! 36 pages, full color. Rated T+ Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Venom Lethal Protector (2022 Marvel) 1B

    Written by David Michelinie. Art by Ivan Fiorelli. Cover by Francesco Manna. AN EPIC RETURN! Before Carnage and space gods, clones and toxins, and the revelation that he was a father, Eddie Brock was a down-on-his-luck reporter who had tried to take his own life and been saved by an extraterrestrial alien. This all-new story set in the character's earliest days welcomes Venom co-creator DAVID MICHELINIE back into the symbiote hive with open arms, as he and rising star IVAN FIORELLI unite to tell a new, horrifying tale that not only revisits the wicked web-slinger's past, but hints at what's to come in his future! 36 pages, full color. Rated T+ Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1C
    Venom Lethal Protector (2022 Marvel) 1C

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    Limited 1 for 25 Retailer Incentive Variant Cover. Written by David Michelinie. Art by Ivan Fiorelli. Cover by David Nakayama. AN EPIC RETURN! Before Carnage and space gods, clones and toxins, and the revelation that he was a father, Eddie Brock was a down-on-his-luck reporter who had tried to take his own life and been saved by an extraterrestrial alien. This all-new story set in the character's earliest days welcomes Venom co-creator DAVID MICHELINIE back into the symbiote hive with open arms, as he and rising star IVAN FIORELLI unite to tell a new, horrifying tale that not only revisits the wicked web-slinger's past, but hints at what's to come in his future! 36 pages, full color. Rated T+ Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1D
    Venom Lethal Protector (2022 Marvel) 1D

    Written by David Michelinie. Art by Ivan Fiorelli. Cover by Bill Sienkiewicz. AN EPIC RETURN! Before Carnage and space gods, clones and toxins, and the revelation that he was a father, Eddie Brock was a down-on-his-luck reporter who had tried to take his own life and been saved by an extraterrestrial alien. This all-new story set in the character's earliest days welcomes Venom co-creator DAVID MICHELINIE back into the symbiote hive with open arms, as he and rising star IVAN FIORELLI unite to tell a new, horrifying tale that not only revisits the wicked web-slinger's past, but hints at what's to come in his future! 36 pages, full color. Rated T+ Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1E
    Venom Lethal Protector (2022 Marvel) 1E

    2nd Printing. Written by David Michelinie. Art by Ivan Fiorelli. AN EPIC RETURN! Before Carnage and space gods, clones and toxins, and the revelation that he was a father, Eddie Brock was a down-on-his-luck reporter who had tried to take his own life and been saved by an extraterrestrial alien. This all-new story set in the character's earliest days welcomes Venom co-creator DAVID MICHELINIE back into the symbiote hive with open arms, as he and rising star IVAN FIORELLI unite to tell a new, horrifying tale that not only revisits the wicked web-slinger's past, but hints at what's to come in his future! 36 pages, full color. Rated T+ Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1A
    Venom Lethal Protector (1993) 1A
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    • Signed by Mark Bagley, Sam De La Rosa, David Michelinie, Al Milgrom on 11/16/19 & Todd McFarlane on 1/15/20.
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    • Signed & Sketch By Sam De La Rosa on 6/30/19 & Signed By Danny Fingeroth, Al Milgrom on 5/18/19, David Michelinie on 6/22/19, Mark Bagley on 6/29/19, Marie Javins & Richard Starkings on 7/18/19.
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    Red Foil Enhanced CardStock cover, art by Mark Bagley and Sam de la Rosa. Lethal Protector Part 1: Dark Soul Drifting, script by David Michelinie, pencils by Mark Bagley, inks by Al Milgrom and Sam de la Rosa; Venom moves to San Fransisco to try out his new protection of innocents racket; Venom and Spidey save a group of homeless folk. 36 pgs., full color. $2.95. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1CASSIGNED
    Venom Lethal Protector (1993) 1CASSIGNED
    Published Feb 1993 by Marvel.

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    Catch a Star Collectibles edition signed by Al Milgrom with certificate of authenticity. Limited to 5000 copies. Red Foil Enhanced CardStock cover, art by Mark Bagley and Sam de la Rosa. Lethal Protector Part 1: Dark Soul Drifting, script by David Michelinie, pencils by Mark Bagley, inks by Al Milgrom and Sam de la Rosa; Venom moves to San Fransisco to try out his new protection of innocents racket; Venom and Spidey save a group of homeless folk. 36 pgs., full color. $2.95. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1ERROR
    Venom Lethal Protector (1993) 1ERROR
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    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Black Cover/Printing Error.
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    This edition has a rare printing error that renders the cover background completely black with clean red foil outlines around the title logo and graphic. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1GOLD
    Venom Lethal Protector (1993) 1GOLD
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    • Signed by Mark Bagley on 6/16/18 & Todd McFarlane on 1/18/20. Gold Edition.
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    • SIGNED BY STAN LEE ON 3/22/14, DAVID MICHELINIE ON 8/18/18, TODD MCFALANE ON 1/18/20, MARK BAGLEY ON 7/15/20 & SAM DE LA ROSA ON 11/22/20. Gold Edition.
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    Gold Edition Retailer Incentive. David Michelinie story. Mark Bagley & Al Milgrom art.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Venom Lethal Protector TPB (2021 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST


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    1st printing. Collects The Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #361-363 and 374, Spider-Man Special Edition: Trial of Venom (1992), Web of Spider-Man (1985-1995 1st Series) #95-96, Ghost Rider/Blaze: Spirits of Vengeance (1992-1994) #5-6, Venom: Lethal Protector (1993) #1-6, and material from Marvel Comics Presents (1988-1995) #117-122 and The Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #373 and #375.

    Written by David Michelinie, Peter David, and Howard Mackie. Art by Mark Bagley, Jim Craig, Alex Saviuk, Adam Kubert, Ron Lim, Tod Smith, Randy Emberlin, Joe Rubinstein, Dan Day, David Day, Dan Panosian, Bill Reinhold, Al Milgrom, Sam de la Rosa, Dwayne Turner, and Sam Kieth. Cover by Alex Saviuk. Back Cover by Sam Kieth.

    From villain to vigilante!

    Follow Eddie Brock as he evolves from Spider-Mans deadly foe into a twisted new hero — starting when Spidey recruits Venom to battle his psychopathic offspring, Carnage! But Eddies still out for blood, and he doesnt care who gets in the way — even Ghost Rider! Can anyone convince him to drop his grudge against Spider-Man? Venom forges a fresh future in San Francisco, targeting those who prey on the weak! But hell soon find himself judged by the Jury and swarmed by strange new symbiotes!

    Plus: Venom shares a nightmarish team-up with Wolverine!

    Softcover, 480 pages, full color. Rated T

    NOTE: Book 2 of the Venom Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1992-1993.

    Cover price $44.99.

  • Issue #1
    True Believers Venom Lethal Protector (2018) 1

    Reprinting Venom: Lethal Protector #1: Lethal Protector Part 1 - Dark Soul Drifting. Written by David Michelinie. Art by Mark Bagley. Venom moves to San Fransisco to try out his new protection of innocents racket; Venom and Spidey save a group of homeless folk. 28 pages, full color. Rated T Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Venom Lethal Protector Heart of the Hunted TPB (2022 Marvel) 1-1ST


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    1st printing. Collects Venom: Lethal Protector (2022 Marvel) #1-5.

    Written by David Michelinie. Art by Ivan Fiorelli. Cover by Paolo Siqueira.

    Venom co-creator David Michelinie returns to tell an untold tale of the Lethal Protector!

    Before Carnage and space gods, clones and toxins and the revelation he was a father, Eddie Brock was a down-on-his-luck reporter who had tried to take his own life and been saved by an extraterrestrial alien. This new story set during Venom's earliest days welcomes Michelinie back into the symbiote hive with open arms as he and rising star Ivan Fiorelli unite to tell a horrifying story that not only revisits the wicked web-slinger's past, but also hints at what's to come in his future!

    Featuring Venom vs. Hydro-Man! The love of Eddie's life in the arms of another man! And a bounty on the Lethal Protector's head that attracts a gauntlet of deadly foes - including the Taskmaster!

    Softcover, 128 pages, full color. Rated T+

    Cover price $15.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Venom Lethal Protector TPB (2011 Marvel) 2nd Edition 1-1ST

    2nd Edition - 1st printing. Collects Venom: Lethal Protector (1993) #1-6.

    Written by David Michelinie. Art by Mark Bagley, Ron Lim, Sam De La Rosa, and Al Milgrom. Cover by Mark Bagley.

    Venom - alien symbiote and defender of the innocent! When Eddie Brock heads West, there's no shortage of enemies waiting to test his resolve - including the Jury!

    Plus: Spider-Man meets Venom's father! And Venom gives birth to a whole new horde of sinister symbiotes! It's the original Venom in his first - and deadliest - solo series! Guest-starring Spider-Man.

    Softcover, 144 pages, full color.

    Cover price $16.99.

  • Issue #1

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    Mexican Edition Chromium facsimile of Venom Lethal Protector (1993) #1. Part of the Marvel Clasicos Series.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Venom Lethal Protector TPB (1995 Marvel) 1st Edition 1-1ST

    1st Edition - 1st printing. Collects Venom: Lethal Protector (1993) #1-6.

    Written by David Michelinie. Art by Mark Bagley, Ron Lim, Sam De La Rosa, and Al Milgrom. Cover by Mark Bagley.

    Venom - alien symbiote and defender of the innocent! When Eddie Brock heads West, there's no shortage of enemies waiting to test his resolve - including the Jury!

    Plus: Spider-Man meets Venom's father! And Venom gives birth to a whole new horde of sinister symbiotes! It's the original Venom in his first - and deadliest - solo series! Guest-starring Spider-Man.

    Softcover, 144 pages, full color.

    Cover price $15.95.

  • Issue #1A

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    (W) David Michelinie (A) Farid Karami (CA) Paulo Siqueira BROCK VS. DOOM. 'NUFF SAID! Venom co-creator DAVID MICHELINIE returns with a brand-new story set in the sinister symbiote's past when brains - and Spider-Man - were still on the menu! This time, he's uniting with rising star FARID KARAMI to weave an epic, blockbuster story that will take Venom from the streets of NYC to the kingdom of Latveria as EDDIE BROCK is challenged like never before! What (or WHO) will Venom need to overcome the fiercest foe in the Marvel U? One thing's for certain, this monster's bringing the mayhem! Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1C

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    (W) David Michelinie (A) Farid Karami (CA) Alex Ross BROCK VS. DOOM. 'NUFF SAID! Venom co-creator DAVID MICHELINIE returns with a brand-new story set in the sinister symbiote's past when brains - and Spider-Man - were still on the menu! This time, he's uniting with rising star FARID KARAMI to weave an epic, blockbuster story that will take Venom from the streets of NYC to the kingdom of Latveria as EDDIE BROCK is challenged like never before! What (or WHO) will Venom need to overcome the fiercest foe in the Marvel U? One thing's for certain, this monster's bringing the mayhem! Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1E

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    (W) David Michelinie (A) Farid Karami (CA) Peach Momoko BROCK VS. DOOM. 'NUFF SAID! Venom co-creator DAVID MICHELINIE returns with a brand-new story set in the sinister symbiote's past when brains - and Spider-Man - were still on the menu! This time, he's uniting with rising star FARID KARAMI to weave an epic, blockbuster story that will take Venom from the streets of NYC to the kingdom of Latveria as EDDIE BROCK is challenged like never before! What (or WHO) will Venom need to overcome the fiercest foe in the Marvel U? One thing's for certain, this monster's bringing the mayhem! Cover price $4.99.