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terrycloth 08-07-13 11:31 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
todays haul

Sheltered 2
Hunger 2
trillium 1

Trevor 08-08-13 08:44 AM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
Just received my first order from mycomicshop. Amongst many other titles I binged on cheap Christmas and Halloween titles. I have always gone out of my way for collectibles of any sort of those two holidays. Here are a few from the one bag of the order I've opened so far.

1 $1.53 VG Very Zombie Christmas (2009 Antarctic Press) 1 VG
1 $2.16 VF Very Zombie Christmas (2009 Antarctic Press) 3 VF
1 $2.52 VF Very Zombie Christmas (2009 Antarctic Press) 4 VF
1 $1.34 NM Zombies Christmas Carol (2011 Marvel) 1 NM
1 $1.08 VF Zombies Christmas Carol (2011 Marvel) 2 VF
1 $1.08 VF Zombies Christmas Carol (2011 Marvel) 3 VF
1 $1.08 VF Zombies Christmas Carol (2011 Marvel) 4 VF
1 $1.62 FN Zombies Christmas Carol (2011 Marvel) 5 FN
1 $3.06 VF Infinite Halloween Special (2007) 1 VF
1 $4.94 NM Marvel Zombies Halloween (2012) 0 NM

terrycloth 08-15-13 12:50 AM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
this weeks haul consisted of

Infinity 1
Six Gun Gorilla 3
Ghosted 2

also was given a bunch of army of darkness titles from the owner which was cool.

The Valeyard 08-16-13 12:31 AM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
Picked up some current Fantastic Four today: #5, 5AU, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10.

Supermallet 08-16-13 09:50 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
I just set up a pull list at my LCBS for Sandman Overtures.

terrycloth 08-16-13 11:15 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
grabbed watson and holmes 2 today

Mike86 08-18-13 07:43 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
It's been a while (I don't have a local shop sadly) but last one's I picked up were:

Batman: The New 52 #18
Batman Inc.: The New 52 #8
Batman and Robin: The New 52 #18

I don't buy a lot of single issues but got caught up in the death of Damian hype (even though I doubt the issue will be worth anything).

The Valeyard 08-19-13 05:38 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
Finally picked up over a month's worth of stuff from my comic shop. I either have to move closer or find a LCBS near my house (that offers the same discount).

What I got:

Infinity #1
Hunger #1 & 2
The Rocketeer and The Spirit: Pulp Friction #1
Doctor Who #11 & 12
Doctor Who: Prisoners of Time #7
Doctor Who Classics #3
Fubar: By The Sword #1
Justice League #22
Justice League of America #6 & 7
Justice League Dark #22
Batman Inc #13
Buck Rogers #1
Cyber Force #5 (last free issue)
Sidekick #1
Red Sonja #1
Deadpool Kills Deadpool #2
Uber #4
Kick-Ass 3 #2
Quantum & Woody #1

Trevor 08-22-13 08:56 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
Opened up some more of my recent back issue haul.

House of Mystery 195 - the sort of real first appearance of Swamp Thing
http://i903.photobucket.com/albums/a...ps3a5e61e0.jpg
The Phantom Stranger 12 - filling in my gaps
http://i903.photobucket.com/albums/a...ps499e03e5.jpg

JasonF 08-22-13 09:22 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
Last weekend, after six weeks, I made it to my LCS (which actually isn't that local, but I love it there, so I stop by when I'm in the city). I picked up 50 books:

All-Star Western 22
America's Got Powers 6
Animal Man 22 and Annual 2
Archer & Armstrong 11-12
Astro City 2-3
Captain America 9
Daredevil 28-29
Deadpool 13-14
Deadpool Kills Deadpool 2
Doomsday.1 4
East of West 4-5
Fantastic Four 10-11
FF 9-10
Gamma 1
Guardians of the Galaxy 5
Hawkeye 12 & Annual 1
Indestructable Hulk 10-11
Infinity 1
True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys 2-3
Lazarus 2
Legion of Super-Heroes 22
Lost Vegas 4
Luther Strode 6
Manhattan Projects 13
Mind the Gap 12
Nova 6
Optic Nerve 13
Emerald City of Oz 2
Quantum & Woody 1-2
Saga 13
Satellite Sam 1-2
Sixth Gun: Sons of the Gun 5
Superior Spider-Man 13-15
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents 1
Uber 1
Wake 3

Trevor 08-28-13 09:22 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
Just received a cheap misc lot from ebay. It included 50 or so random items. New comics, old 12 cent comics, promo comics, trades. One new to me item was a B&W advance copy.

http://i903.photobucket.com/albums/a...psb3d216bd.jpg

The Valeyard 08-28-13 10:34 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
^ That's neat. What do you type into eBay to find a mix like that? Grab Bag or something?

Trevor 08-28-13 11:05 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 

Originally Posted by The Valeyard (Post 11814089)
^ That's neat. What do you type into eBay to find a mix like that? Grab Bag or something?

I think I found it when searching "lot", one of my standard comic searches when I'm in a buying frenzy.

terrycloth 08-28-13 11:24 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
The Avengers 18
New Avengers 9
Six Gun Gorilla 3
Thunderbolts 14
Bloodshot 0
Captain Midnight 0
Captain Midnight 2
The Wake Dc 1
Lazarus 3

terrycloth 09-05-13 08:42 AM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
this weeks single issues
Batman Black & White1
Forever Evil 1
God is Dead 1
sheltered 3
trillium 2
extinction parade 2
army of darkness vs. Hack.ash 2
infinity 2
Joker 3d cover

Trevor 09-07-13 06:59 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
I just spent $73 for a 40 issue lot on ebay that included a 1958 Challengers of the Unknown #1!

It'd be a $500 book if it was mint. And had a cover.

Trevor 09-08-13 07:57 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
Still opening last month's huge order from mycomicshop. Here's the first appearance of Dial H for Hero!

http://i903.photobucket.com/albums/a...psd58f0313.jpg

Rex Power Colt-Robot Man 09-08-13 09:14 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
Picked up the last 2 issues of Batman for the Zero Year arc. Very "meh" towards it (Has Batman always been 3.99 or are they gouging for this arc alone?)

PhantomStranger 09-08-13 09:59 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 

Originally Posted by Trevor (Post 11825987)
Still opening last month's huge order from mycomicshop. Here's the first appearance of Dial H for Hero!

You really need to stop posting these covers. I'm getting the itch to buy random lots from eBay again.

JasonF 09-08-13 11:08 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
The Chris and Vicki version of Dial H were among my first DC Comics. I've got the Showcase collection with all the Robbie stories, but I'd love a collection of the Chris and Vicki stuff.

My most recent purchases were the first two issues of Batman 66. They weren't bad, but they weren't as good as I was hoping they'd be.

The Valeyard 09-09-13 03:10 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 

Originally Posted by JasonF (Post 11826251)
The Chris and Vicki version of Dial H were among my first DC Comics. I've got the Showcase collection with all the Robbie stories, but I'd love a collection of the Chris and Vicki stuff.

I loved the Chris & Vicki Dial H books. It seemed to peter out when they became a Superboy back up but the Adventure Comics run was fantastic. I've been picking up better copies because I read mine to shreds. I didn't care too much for the H.E.R.O. title that came out a few years ago. Nor the New52 version.


Originally Posted by JasonF (Post 11826251)
My most recent purchases were the first two issues of Batman 66. They weren't bad, but they weren't as good as I was hoping they'd be.

I was disappointed with the first issue and stopped there.

fujishig 09-09-13 03:21 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 

Originally Posted by The Valeyard (Post 11827223)
I loved the Chris & Vicki Dial H books. It seemed to peter out when they became a Superboy back up but the Adventure Comics run was fantastic. I've been picking up better copies because I read mine to shreds. I didn't care too much for the H.E.R.O. title that came out a few years ago. Nor the New52 version.

Did you read the followup story in New Teen Titans for the Dial H kids? I remember it being really dark...

The Valeyard 09-13-13 02:11 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
No. I had no idea they continued their story after the Superboy backups.

EDIT: Just got back from "lunch" (skipped lunch, hit comic store). Picked up:

Low Society
Action Comics #23.2 (General Zod)
Aquaman #23.1 (Black Manta)
Batman And Robin #23.2 (The Court Of Owls)

Eternal Warrior #1

stvn1974 09-14-13 05:18 PM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
The Star Wars issue #1

Pretty good and I can't wait for the rest.

Trevor 09-15-13 07:35 AM

Re: What's the last comic (single issue) you bought?
 
I'm resisting most of the DC gimmick 3D covers; but did pick up two of them last week; the Justice League title and my first Teen Titans of the new 52.


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