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Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) comic books

  • Issue #251
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 251

    "Into the Negative Zone!" Part 1 of 9. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. The Fantastic Four embark on their most perilous adventure to date, as they venture to explore the infamous Negative Zone. Can Marvel's First Family discover the secrets of this foreboding place, or will they succumb to the dangers and evils with dwell there? Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #252A
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 252A

    Issue 252A contains Lakeside Skin Tattooz insert - Special Widescreen Issue. "Cityscape!" Part 2 of 9. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. As the Fantastic Four continue to explore the mysterious and dangerous Negative Zone, Reed Richards is poisoned and begins a fight for his very life. Meanwhile back on Earth, Reed and Sue's son, Franklin, and Ben's blind girlfriend, Alicia, find themselves in mortal danger, for the Negative Zone tyrant Annihilus invades the Baxter Building. NOTE: This unique issue is told in widescreen format (horizontal) to maximize the action. Odinson, Lone Star Comics Archivist Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #252B
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 252B

    Issue 252B does not have Lakeside Skin Tattooz insert or the tattoo is missing - - Special Widescreen Issue. "Cityscape!" Part 2 of 9. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. As the Fantastic Four continue to explore the mysterious and dangerous Negative Zone, Reed Richards is poisoned and begins a fight for his very life. Meanwhile back on Earth, Reed and Sue's son, Franklin, and Ben's blind girlfriend, Alicia, find themselves in mortal danger, for the Negative Zone tyrant Annihilus invades the Baxter Building. NOTE: This unique issue is told in widescreen format (horizontal) to maximize the action. Odinson, Lone Star Comics Archivist Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #253
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 253

    "Quest!" Part 3 of 9. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. Reed, Sue, Johnny, and Ben Grimm continue their exploration of the mysterious and dangerous Negative Zone. They befriend a colony of aliens that have searched five centuries for a place to call home. But what startling secret does Mister Fantastic discover that could change these aliens lives forever? Meanwhile back on Earth, the sinister Annihilus continues to plot his enemies' destruction. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #254
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 254

    "The Minds of Mantracora!" Part 4 of 9. Guest-starring She-Hulk and the Wasp. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. What are the Minds of Mantracora, and why do they pose a threat to the Fantastic Four? Meanwhile back on Earth, what is wrong with the Negative Zone tyrant Annihilus, and what does the answer mean for young Franklin and Alicia? All this plus the Avengers babes, She-Hulk and Wasp, too! Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #255
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 255

    "Trapped!" Part 5 of 9. Guest-starring Daredevil. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. In the Negative Zone one of the greatest thinkers in the Marvel Universe, Reed Richards, has been rendered mindless. Is this the end of the Fantastic Four? Meanwhile back on Earth, Annihilus makes his move, and the Man without Fear makes a startling discovery. Story continues in Avengers (Vol. 1) #233. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #256
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 256
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    • Label #1497698027

    "The Annihilation Gambit!" Part 7 of 9. Guest-starring the Avengers. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. Story continued from Avengers (Vol. 1) #233. Can the Fantastic Four find a way to escape the mysterious Negative Zone in time to stop the sinister Annihilus from achieving his ultimate goal? Plus, the mighty Galactus' strength is waning and newly created herald, Nova, plans to see that her master gets the sustenance he needs to survive. What does this mean for the alien Skrulls' homeworld? Story continues in Thing (Vol. 1) #2 and Avengers (Vol. 1) #234. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #257
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 257
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    • Label #1497698030

    "Fragments!" Guest-starring Scarlet Witch and the Vision. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. Don't miss one of the most significant stories in the history of the Fantastic Four, as mighty Galactus comes to the Skrull's homeworld! Plus, secrets are revealed about Galactus' relationship with Eternity and Lady Death, and his role in the universe. Plus, while examining the comatose android body of the Vision, Reed Richards suddenly goes missing and no one has a clue as to where, or why. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #258
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 258
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    • Label #1497698034

    "Interlude!" Part 1 of 3. Captain America, Iron Man, Silver Surfer, and Galactus cameos. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. Come along with John Byrne as he explores a day in the life of the most dangerous man alive - Doctor Doom! See how he runs his country of Latveria. See how he deals with his enemies, and how he deals with his young charge, Kristoff. How does Doom feel about rivals like Magneto, the Master of Magnetism? Finally, what does Doom have in store for his hated enemies the Fantastic Four, and what does the fallen Herald of Galactus, Terrax, have to do with it? Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #259
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 259

    "Choices!" Part 2 of 3. Silver Surfer cameo. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. Reed Richards is mysteriously missing, but Sue, Johnny, and Ben don't have long to worry as they are suddenly and savagely attacked by the alien tyrant Tyros the Terrible (Terrax, former Herald of Galactus)! Meanwhile, the Invisible Girl comes face-to-face with their greatest enemy - Doctor Doom! Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #260
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 260

    "When Titans Clash!" Part 3 of 3. Guest-starring the Silver Surfer and Sub-Mariner. Aunt May (yes, that Aunt May) cameo. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. While the Human Torch and Thing fight for their lives against the earthmoving power of Tyros the Terrible, the Invisible Girl confronts the orchestrator of this attack - Doctor Doom! Can even the wielder of the Power Cosmic the Silver Surfer help his friends in this, their time of need? Plus, what mystery has the mighty Sub-Mariner uncovered in the Arctic Ocean? NOTE: The Invisible Girl joins Namor to solve his mystery in the pages of Alpha Flight (1983-1994 1st Series) #4. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #261
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 261
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    • Label #2036314009

    "The Search for Reed Richards!" Part 1 of 2. Guest-starring the Silver Surfer. Sub-Mariner and Marrina cameos. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. This story picks up after the end of Alpha Flight (1983-1994 1st Series) #4. Mister Fantastic mysteriously disappeared (see Fantastic Four (Vol. 1) #257). Now, Sue, Ben, and Johnny begin the search for their missing teammate, and the enigmatic Watcher is coming along for the ride. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #262
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 262
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    • Label #1497698036

    Assistant Editor's Month - "The Trial of Reed Richards!" Part 2 of 2. Guest-starring Princess Lilandra, Gladiator, the Watcher, Odin, Eternity, Galactus, and John Byrne himself. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. Reed Richards, Earth hero and leader of the Fantastic Four, committed the worst crime in the galaxy...he saved the life of the World Devourer - Galactus (see Fantastic Four (Vol.1) #244). It's a trial that will draw the attention of major players in the Marvel Universe. Plus, witness the startling origin of Galactus! NOTE: This issue was published during "Assistant Editor's Month." A month where Marvel decided to allow the assistant editors to take control of all their titles for one month, and in some cases absurdity ensued. For instance, in this issue writer/artist John Byrne co-stars alongside the Fantastic Four in this pivotal story. - Odinson, Lone Star Comics Archivist Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #263
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 263
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    • Label #1497698040

    "R and R!" Vision cameo. Part 1 of 2. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. In light of their recent adventures (into the Negative Zone in issues #251-256, their battle with Tyros and Doctor Doom in issues #258-260, and the universal trial of Reed Richards in issues #261-262) Marvel's First Family attempts to get some much needed R&R. But, they are a super-heroes in the Marvel Universe and they'll find this easier said than done. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #264
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 264
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    • Label #1497698042

    "Inferno!" Part 2 of 2. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. It's the nefarious Mole Man and his monstrous creatures of the underdark return to New York City, but are they here as friend or foe? The answer will surprise even the Fantastic Four. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #265
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 265
    Published Apr 1984 by Marvel.

    A FF double-feature. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. "The House that Reed Built!" The Fantastic Four, along with many of Earth's defenders, have been missing for months (see Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars (1984) #1-12 for details). The infamous Trapster takes this opportunity to see what treasures he can plunder from the all but deserted Baxter Building. However, he'll soon learn that the FF's home is not without its own defenses. "Home is Where the Heart Is!" Guest-starring the Avengers. Sue Richards greets the returning heroes (again see Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars (1984) #1-12 for details). But, where is the ever-lovin' blue-eyed Thing, and who is the mysterious new hero that will take his place in the ranks of the Fantastic Four? Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #266
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 266
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    • Label #1497698045

    "Call Her Karisma!" Cameos by Bruce Banner (the Hulk), Walter Langkowski (Sasquatch, and Michael Morbius (Morbius the Living Vampire). Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. While Sue suffers from complications with her pregnancy, Alicia Masters tells the Fantastic Four's newest member, the She-Hulk, a tale from the Invisible Girl's past. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #267
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 267
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    • Label #1497698046

    "A Small Loss!" Guest-starring Bruce Banner (the Hulk), Walter Langkowski (Sasquatch), and Michael Morbius (Morbius the Living Vampire). Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. Due to the radiation she was exposed to Sue is suffering complications with her pregnancy. Reed has gathered the world's foremost experts in radiation research to no avail. Will he do the unthinkable and turn to the brilliant, albeit unstable, mind of Doctor Otto Octavius? Can the infamous Doctor Octopus help the Invisible Girl, or is his mind too unstable to be trusted? Don't miss this tale that will change the lives of the Fantastic Four forever. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #268
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 268

    "The Masque of Doom!" Guest-starring Bruce Banner (the Hulk), Walter Langkowski (Sasquatch, and Michael Morbius (Morbius the Living Vampire). Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. In the tragic aftermath of last issue's events, the Fantastic Four attempt to move forward. But, they'll find that easier said than done when Doctor Doom's iron mask suddenly comes to life! Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #269
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 269
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    • Minor side edge cracks. Scratch to front of case.
    • Label #0801902008

    "Skyfall!" Part 1 of 2. Guest-starring Wyatt Wingfoot. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. While Sue attempts to deal with her tragic loss, Mister Fantastic and She-Hulk head to the desert. Joined by erstwhile adventurer Wyatt Wingfoot they soon discover a terrible secret that could mean the end of mankind. Meet the titan world destroyer known as Terminus (1st appearance)! Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #270
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 270
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    • Label #1497698051

    "Planet-Fall!" Part 2 of 2. Guest-starring Wyatt Wingfoot. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. Can Mister Fantastic, She-Hulk, and Wyatt Wingfoot somehow find a way to stop the nigh indestructible titan known as Terminus the Terrible?! Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #271
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 271
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    • Label #1497698055

    "Planet-Fall!" Part 1 of 3. Guest-starring Wyatt Wingfoot. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. Who is Reed Richards? Take an eye-opening look at the startling events that shaped the life of the man who would become Mister Fantastic, leader to the Fantastic Four! Featuring an appearances by the monstrous Gormuu! Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #272
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 272

    "Cowboys and Idioms!" Part 2 of 3. Guest-starring Wyatt Wingfoot. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. To search for answers, the Fantastic Four and Wyatt Wingfoot travel to a world undreamed of. It's a place wrought with danger as the Wild West meets sci-fi in this starling tale of revelations. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #273
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 273

    "Fathers and Others!" Part 3 of 3. Guest-starring Wyatt Wingfoot. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. While on an alternate Earth Reed runs into the last person he ever expected to see again...his father, Nathaniel Richards (1st full appearance)! Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #274
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 274

    "Cowboys and Idioms!" Part 2 of 2. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Al Gordon. Cover by John Byrne. Story continued from Thing (Vol. 1) #19. What has the ever-lovin' blue-eyed Thing been up to since he left the team at the end of the Secret Wars (see Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars #12)? Marvel's most lovable monster runs into two classic movie monsters - the wolfman and Frankenstein's Monster. Plus, remember that symbiote costume Spider-Man acquired during the Secret War (see Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars #8)? Don't miss its daring escape from the confines of Reed's lab. What does this mean for the future of the amazing wall-crawler? Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #275
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 275

    "Cowboys and Idioms!" Guest-starring Wyatt Wingfoot. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Al Gordon. Cover by John Byrne. In this solo adventure featuring She-Hulk, the Jade Amazon must track down some very revealing photos of herself before an unscrupulous publisher releases the racy pics to the public. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #276
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 276

    "Suffer a Witch to Live...!" Part 1 of 2. Doctor Strange cameo. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Jerry Ordway. Cover by John Byrne. When Sue and Reed attempt to find a new home in the suburbs where they can raise their son, Franklin, they are soon confronted with a macabre menace they never saw coming. Don't miss the shocking final panel to this shocker! Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #277
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 277

    "Back from Beyond!" Part 2 of 2. Guest-starring Doctor Strange. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Jerry Ordway. Cover by John Byrne. In this special double feature you are treated to two exciting tales of fantastic fun! Even with the help of the Sorcerer Supreme can Mister Fantastic and the Invisible Girl save their son's soul from the clutches of evil incarnate - Mephisto?! Plus, find out what happens when the Thing returns home to find his girlfriend, Alicia Masters, in the arms of his friend and teammate, the Human Torch! Thing's story picks up moments after the end of Thing (Vol. 1) #22. Plus, In this issue the Thing makes a decision that will change the FF forever, and from the pages of Rom come the sinister Dire Wraiths! NOTE: This special issue is told in split-screen format. Across the top half of the page one story is being told while simultaneously across the bottom half the other storyline unfolds. - Odinson, Lone Star Comics Archivist Cover price $0.65.

  • Issue #278
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 278

    "True Lives!" Part 1 of 2. Guest-starring Wyatt Wingfoot. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Jerry Ordway. Cover by John Byrne. See the startling secret origin of Victor Von Doom through the eyes of Doctor Doom himself. Plus, don't miss Doom's ultimate attack on his hated enemies the Fantastic Four, as he launches the Baxter Building itself into outer space! Will Marvel's First Family survive long enough to find a way out of this predicament before they are cast into oblivion? Cover price $0.65.

  • Issue #279
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 279

    "Crack of Doom!" Part 2 of 2. Guest-starring Wyatt Wingfoot. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Jerry Ordway. Cover by John Byrne. Doctor Doom has done the unthinkable! He has launched the Baxter Building into outer space and destroyed the Fantastic Four's headquarters leaving the heroes exposed to the harsh vacuum of space. Even if the FF can somehow survive this devastating attack, can they hope to defeat this new, even deadlier, Doctor Doom? Cover price $0.65.

  • Issue #280
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 280

    "Tell Them all They Love must Die...!" Part 1 of 3. Guest-starring Wyatt Wingfoot. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Jerry Ordway. Cover by John Byrne. Something, or someone, is causing the populace of New York City to become consumed by unadulterated hate. Can the Fantastic Four find the source of this upheaval before it's too late. Who is this mysterious villainess that has just thrashed the She-Hulk? The answer will shock the Fantastic Four to their very core. Don't miss the unprecedented debut of Malice (1st appearance)! Cover price $0.65.

  • Issue #281
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 281

    "With Malice towards All!" Part 2 of 3. Guest-starring Daredevil. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Jerry Ordway. Cover by John Byrne. With the citizens of New York City caught in the thrall of the Hate-Monger, Malice, and the Psycho Man, can the Fantastic Four somehow stop this wave of hate that threatens to destroy countless lives? Maybe with a little help from the Man without Fear - Daredevil! Story continues in Secret Wars II (1985) #2. Cover price $0.65.

  • Issue #282
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 282
    Published Sep 1985 by Marvel.

    Secret Wars II tie-in. "Inwards to Infinity!" Part 1 of 3. Guest-starring Power Pack. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Jerry Ordway. Cover by John Byrne. Story continued from Secret Wars II (1985) #2. In the aftermath of their stunning confrontation with the Hate-Monger and the Beyonder, the Fantastic Four venture into the micro-verse in search of the true culprit behind New York City's recent woes - the Psycho Man! Plus, what does Franklin's dream about the kids of Power Pack mean? Cover price $0.65.

  • Issue #283
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 283

    "Torment!" Part 2 of 3. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Jerry Ordway. Cover by John Byrne. Sue is forced to watch as one-by-one her friend, brother, and husband meet with horrible endings, each more gruesome than the previous. Can the Invisible Girl's psyche survive this mental onslaught by the nefarious Psycho Man? Can the other members of the team escape in time to help before Sue's mind is irreversible damaged forever? Cover price $0.65.

  • Issue #284
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 284

    "Revolution!" Part 3 of 3. Story, art, and cover by John Byrne. The Fantastic Four continue their journey through the micro-verse. Can they finally defeat the threat of the Psycho Man and return home with their sanity intact? Plus, don't miss the moment that will change the Invisible Girl's life forever! NOTE: Sue Richards changes name from Invisible Girl to Invisible Woman. Cover price $0.65.

  • Issue #285
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 285
    Published Dec 1985 by Marvel.

    Secret Wars II tie-in. "Hero!" Avengers cameo. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Al Gordon. Cover by John Byrne. Don't miss one of the most important and poignant Fantastic Four tales. When a little boy tries to emulate his hero the Human Torch, Johnny learns a hard lesson about what it means to be a role model. In the tragic aftermath of the boy's death Johnny loses his will to be the Human Torch. Plus, what role does the Beyonder play in this drama? Cover price $0.65.

  • Issue #286
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 286

    Last 65-cent issue. Return of Jean Grey: Part 2 of 3 - X-Factor tie-in. "Like a Phoenix!" Guest-starring the Uncanny X-Men and Avengers. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Terry Austin. Cover by John Byrne. Story continued from Avengers (Vol. 1) #263. Don't miss the startling return of Jean Grey! How did she survive, and where has she been? The answers will shock and surprise you. Plus, this issue sets the stage for the return of the of the original X-Men! Story continues in X-Factor (1986-1998 1st Series) #1. Cover price $0.65.

  • Issue #287
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 287

    First 75-cent issue. "Prisoner of the Flesh!" Part 1 of 2. Guest-starring the Wasp. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Joe Sinnott. Cover by John Byrne. Don't miss the triumphant return of the one true Doctor Doom! How did the arch fiend survive his apparent death during the Fantastic Four's battle with Tyros the Terrible (see Fantastic Four (1965-1996 1st Series) #260)? Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #288
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 288
    Published Mar 1986 by Marvel.

    Secret Wars II tie-in. "Full Circle!" Part 2 of 2. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Joe Sinnott. Cover by John Byrne. In their first meeting, Doom's indomitable will surprised and defeated the One from Beyond (see Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars (1984) #10). Don't miss the rematch that had to happen: Doctor Doom vs. the Beyonder! Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #289
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 289

    "Rip Wide the Sky!" Part 1 of 4. Guest-starring Nick Fury. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Al Gordon. Cover by John Byrne. Construction on the new Baxter Building continues (it was destroyed by Kristoff in Fantastic Four (1965-1996 1st Series) #278-279). Meanwhile, when Reed is taken captive by the dangerous tyrant Blastaar the rest of the Fantastic Four, Nick Fury, and S.H.I.E.L.D. mount a desperate rescue operation that will take them into the very heart of the Negative Zone. Witness the return of one the FF's most dangerous and powerful adversaries. All this plus the villain Basilisk is murdered by the Scourge of the underworld! Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #290
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 290

    "Risk!" Part 2 of 4. Guest-starring Nick Fury. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Al Gordon. Cover by John Byrne. On one side is the mighty Blastaar, on the other is the deadly Annihilus, and stuck in the middle is the Fantastic Four. Can the FF survive their latest encounter with these Negative Zone villains? And, what events are set in motion that could alter the very course of human history? NOTE: Marvel begins their 25th Anniversary celebration with a new logo in top left corner of the front covers of their books for one year (12 issues). - Odinson, Lone Star Comics Archivist Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #291
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 291

    "The Times They are A' Changing!" Part 3 of 4. Guest-starring Nick Fury. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and P. Craig Russell. Cover by John Byrne. The Invisible Woman, She-Hulk, Human Torch, and Nick Fury find themselves trapped in the past, in the year 1936. Can they find a way back home before their very presence alters the course of human history? Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #292
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 292

    "The Man Who Dreamed the World!" Part 4 of 4. Guest-starring Nick Fury. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and P. Craig Russell. Cover by John Byrne. Nick Fury has arrived in the year 1936 and plans to assassinate Adolph Hitler before he can cause World War II and the Holocaust. Can Sue, Johnny, and Jen stop the over zealous super-spy before he alters the very course of human history? More importantly, should they? Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #293
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 293
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #2030106015

    "Central City does Not Answer!" Part 2 of 4. Guest-starring the West Coast Avengers and Wyatt Wingfoot. Story by John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Al Gordon. Cover by John Byrne. Story continued from Thing (Vol. 1) #36. When a gigantic ebony dome appears out of no where the Avengers are called to investigate. When Earth's Mightiest Heroes fail to solve the mystery, the Fantastic Four are called in. When they are suddenly sucked into the black void beyond, that is when the true adventure begins! Last Byrne issue as artist. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #294
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 294

    "Hero Worship!" Part 3 of 4. Guest-starring Wyatt Wingfoot. West Coast Avengers cameo. Story by John Byrne and Roger Stern. Art by Jerry Ordway and Al Gordon. Cover by Jerry Ordway. The Fantastic Four and Wyatt Wingfoot have ventured into the black dome itself only to discover a lost civilization. Here they soon learn that the FF are revered and worshiped. But the Fantastic Four has never been here, or have they? Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #295
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 295

    "Welcome to the Future!" Part 4 of 4. Guest-starring Wyatt Wingfoot. Tigra cameo. Story by John Byrne and Roger Stern. Art by Jerry Ordway and Al Gordon. Cover by Jerry Ordway. In the shocking aftermath of last issues cliffhanger, can Reed, Sue, Johnny, and Wyatt survive Jessup's betrayal? Plus, what ever became of She-Hulk? Is she still alive? Find out all this and more in the exciting conclusion to the FF's latest amazing adventure. Last Byrne issue. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #296
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 296

    Marvel 25th Anniversary Cover - "Homecoming!" Story by Stan Lee and Jim Shooter. Art by Barry Windsor-Smith (pgs. 1-5); Barry Windsor-Smith, Kerry Gammill, and Vince Colletta (pgs. 6-10); Ron Frenz and Bob Wiacek (pgs. 11-20); Al Milgrom and Klaus Jansen (pgs. 21-30); John Buscema and Steve Leialoha (pgs. 31-40); Marc Silvestri and Joe Rubenstein (pgs. 41-49); Jerry Ordway and Joe Sinnott (pg. 50); Jerry Ordway and Bob Wiacek (pgs. 51-57); and Jerry Ordway and Joe Sinnott (pgs. 58-64). Don't miss the story that was 25 years in the making. Stan Lee returns to the pages of the Fantastic Four for one of the most important stories in their illustrious history and he's brought a host Marvel's best and most talented along with him for the ride. Reed and the team return to Monster Island in search of their missing friend - the ever-lovin' blue-eyed Thing. But what they find when they get there is the last "thing" they expected! Featuring the Mole Man, Wyatt Wingfoot, and a pin-up by John Buscema and Joe Sinnott. 64 pages and No ads! Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #297
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 297

    "Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun!" Part 1 of 2. Story by Roger Stern. Art and cover by Sal Buscema and John Buscema. While on a mission in space the Thing begins to float uncontrollably out into the void. Can the Human Torch rescue his Rocky buddy before it's too late? What happens if Ben doesn't want to be rescued? If you are a FF fan you won't want to miss this one. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #298
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 298

    "Closer than Brothers!" Part 2 of 2. Story by Roger Stern. Art and cover by Sal Buscema and John Buscema. The Fantastic Four have returned from their latest mission in space...something has followed them home. Can even Marvel's First Family hope to defeat a being who can survive unprotected in the vacuum of space and who may be even stronger than the mighty Thing? Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #299
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 299
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.20) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing on back of case
    • Label #2030106016

    "The Best Man!" Guest-starring Spider-Man. Story by Roger Stern. Art and cover by John Buscema and Sal Buscema. The Thing has returned, but the She-Hulk may not be quite ready to relinquish her membership in the Fantastic Four. It's the Thing vs. She-Hulk. Plus, what secret is the Human Torch hiding? Oh yeah, and your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man is stuck in the middle of it all! Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #300
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 300

    "Dearly Beloved...!" Story by Roger Stern. Art and cover by John Buscema and Sal Buscema. Johnny Storm and Alicia Masters are getting married! The sinister Mad Thinker and the wondrous Wizard plan to make it a day the Fantastic Four will never forget. And, the ceremony wouldn't be complete unless Alicia's father, the notorious Puppet Master, made an appearance. But is he here as friend or foe? The answer may surprise everyone. Cover price $0.75.