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The Avengers #7
Dec 24th, 2012 by Rusty

The Avengers #7 cover

The Avengers #7

Date: August 1964
Publisher: Marvel Comics Group
Cover Price: 12¢
2012 Price Range: $36 – $900
Stats: 22 color pages plus ads and “All About the Avengers” letters page.
Writer: Stan Lee
Artists: Jack Kirby, Chic Stone, Art Simek
Notable Notes: Rick Jones makes an appearance in Bucky’s costume – much to Cap’s chagrin!

Good Trade!

Back in the early 2000s I was selling a lot of my comics on ebay, and a few sets I even offered a trade option. Well, one guy took me up on that and traded me his Avengers #7 for a set of my Ultimate comics. Even though it isn’t a high grade copy I still think I got the better end of that deal! This is my second reading of this issue, and I still think it is awesome!

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Ant-Man & Wasp #1 – 3
Nov 23rd, 2012 by Rusty

Ant-man and Wasp #1 cover

Ant-Man & Wasp #1 – 3

Dates: January – March 2011
Publisher: Marvel Comics
Cover Prices: $3.99 each
Current NM Prices: $4.00 each
Stats: 22 color pages each, plus ads
Story & Pencils: Tim Seely
Other Artists: Victor Olazaba, Val Staples and Simon Bowland
Cover Artists: Salva Espin and Guru eFX
Notable Notes: A Marvel 3 issue limited series, featuring Tigra!

Some Of My Favorite Avengers

So, I actually like Ant-Man and the Wasp… well, the old versions anyway. I was thinking this series was going to be about Hank and Janet, but alas, it was not to be. Oh well, I should have done my homework I guess. Anyway I jumped right in and found it to be a mixed bag – I both liked and disliked it. Here’s what the series was about and what I thought of it:

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