T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents, Kama-Taj, Livewire & RASL
A TV show and film on the works for this odd series from legend Wally Wood has surprised many speculators this week. Many of the early issues are surprisingly easy to find and collectors should look at more than just the first appearance of the team in issue 1. Many of the early issues contain other first appearances that will surely be sought after if the show integrates most of the characters. I am not going to list the comics others have spoken about for a few days but I do like this cheap reprint of issue 1.
Omni Comix Oct/Nov. 1995
Wally Wood’s classic creation gets a killer revival in the pages of Omni Comix! Oh and if you are a Mignola Fan you are gonna need this book. THere have been a few appearance outside of the self-titled books including this rare mag.
Strange Tales 110 ( First appearance of Kama-Taj )
Marvel has said that Doctor Strange’s origin will not reflect the stereotypes and racial undertones of the past but they did hint that the mystical city of Kama-Taj could still be in play.
Superman Super Jumbo Coloring Book
A lot of collectors are banking on Livewire becoming the next Harley Quinn and while the ascension to legendary status of characters like X-23,Deadpool and Harley is rare, it appears that this Bruce Timm creation has as strong a chance as any. Time to start scooping up scarce appearances:
RASL 1 SDCC 11×17 preview
In 2007 the anticipation for Jeff Smith’s next project was high. To satisfy the swarms of crazed fans Jeff decided to release a preview of issue 1 in an oversized format ( the actual size of comic pages ) at the SDCC International in July of 2007. Though the variant for issue 1 will be in high demand it is not the first appearance. This is it: