Volume 1 – 1st printing. “Bloodstalk!” Vampirella is a bloodsucking beauty from the planet Drakulon, brought to Earth as a stowaway on a rocket ship. Her adventures were chronicled in illustrated magazines. Cashing in on[…]
First issue of the series (continues from The Crypt of Terror). Cover by Johnny Craig. “The Thing From the Sea,” script and art by Al Feldstein; During a sea voyage a passenger discovers that stateroom[…]
First appearance of Hercules in “When Titans Clash!” Loki appearance. This issue also includes a diagram of Asgard and Thor reprints: “Trapped by Loki, the God of Mischief”
Canadian edition with $.75 cover price. “The Return of the U-Foes!”, Bruce uses gamma devices to pull the gamma energy out of Rick Jones’ body saving his life; Rick is happy that Bruce can control[…]
Jack and Buck escape the island with the Darkhold but are followed by Miles and Marlene Blackger who want the book back.
Marvel begins its own unique take on the Frankenstein mythos by, in essence, continuing the Mary Shelley story–beginning with the discovery of the monster frozen in ice and bringing it back to life!
1st appearance of Dracula in a Marvel comic in “Dracula”. When Frank Drake finds himself drawn to a mysterious castle in the mountains of Transylvania, he accidentally reawakens an ancient curse and unleashes a powerful[…]
Now in its own magazine – the macabre Man-Thing, the most startling sawmp-creature of all!
When Batman discovers Julie in a trance, he is advised by a doctor to take her to Hungary, where he faces a living vampire, who wishes to kill the Caped Crusader and feed Julie to[…]
Superman is accumulating incredible wealth in a cavern of his own making, but no one seems to know the reason why. ]
The Ghost Rider must face the demonic power of the man called Roulette! Featuring a macabre appearance by Mephisto.
“The Last of the Ravenwind Witches.” Swamp Thing stows away on a ship, befriends a woman and her brother in Divinity, Main, and learns that they have been accused of being witches. Swamp Thing discovers[…]