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The H.A.R.D. Corps Issue Vol. 1, Issue 1 – December 1992 (Valiant Comics)

TITLE: The H.A.R.D. Corps Issue Vol. 1, Issue 1 YEAR: December 1992 COMPANY: Valiant Comics Plot, Script by David Michelinie Pencils by David Lapham Plot, Inks by Bob Layton Colors by David Chlystek With the huge popularity of Valiant Comics of the early ’90s, one of the major storylines of the comic book series is how antagonist Toyo Harada, the man who established the Harbinger Foundation, a place to recruit […]

The Invaders vol. 1, Issue #18 – July 1977 (Marvel Comics)

TITLE: The Invaders – Vol. 1, Issue #18 YEAR: July 1977 COMPANY: Marvel Comics Writer/Editor: Roy Thomas Illustrators: Frank Robbins & Frank Springer Letter: J. Costanza Colorists: G. Roussos Back in 1964, writer Roy Thomas and artist Sal Buscema would feature the debut of The Invaders in “The Avengers” issue #71.  But the group before the had The Invaders monicker dates back in the mid-1940’s in “All Winners Comics” issue […]

Firearm – Vol. 1, Issue 1 (September 1993) (Ultraverse/Malibu Comics)

TITLE: Firearm – Vol. 1, Issue 1 YEAR:  September 1993 COMPANY: Ultraverse/Malibu Comics Written by James Robinson Penciller: Cully Hamner Letterer: Tim Eldred Color Design: Paul mounts Editor: Chris Ulm June 1993.  The launching of the Ultraverse line from Malibu Comics. Having already purchased titles from Malibu Comics such as “The Protectors” and seeing the quality of the writing coming from Independent comic book companies such as Valiant, Mirage Studios, […]