This week in your Bronze Variants collection
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Warlord   
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Why let Comics General have all the fun? Post the latest additions to your Bronze variants collection!

 

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Nice. Hopefully the thread will take off, but new editions to people's collections may be slow.

 

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Nice. Hopefully the thread will take off, but new editions to people's collections may be slow.

 

True! So everyone needs to post their old stuff, too... (:

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:hi: Just got this one back in the Mail today and it came from AUSTRALIA of all places. :o

 

Australia? :o is right!

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:hi: Just got this one back in the Mail today and it came from AUSTRALIA of all places. :o

 

Australia? :o is right!

 

Long-lost price testing area! (thumbs u

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:hi: Just got this one back in the Mail today and it came from AUSTRALIA of all places. :o

 

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Strangely enough, MTU #58 & 58 are the only 35 cent variants I have. And I found them both here in Greece! :o

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joe_collector   
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Here's a few I have on my PC.

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Here's a neat one that I found in a huge run of VF to NM ASM comics. A nice surprise to say the least.

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Here's the final one I needed to complete the Amazing Spider-Man set. Got it from an eBay store for a very good price.

 

 

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Here's the final one I needed to complete the Amazing Spider-Man set.

 

I have multiples of all the other issues, but for some reason, never came across a 169. One set I bought as BIN's straight from 170-173, but he never listed a 169.

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Here's the final one I needed to complete the Amazing Spider-Man set.

 

I have multiples of all the other issues, but for some reason, never came across a 169. One set I bought as BIN's straight from 170-173, but he never listed a 169.

 

Yeah, I've been tracking sales of the ASM for the past 4 years. My take is:

 

Rarest: 170

Followed closely by:169

 

Next: 173

 

Most Common:172, 171

 

Very similar to the number of CGC graded copies of each issue.

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In my experience, ASM 171 is by far the most common variant in that run.

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In my experience, ASM 171 is by far the most common variant in that run.

 

I heard mention a couple of people thought the ASM 169 was the rarest. I would imagine it very close between 169 and 170. Agree, seems like I see 171 quite a bit.

 

My coolest was the 173, as my brother bought it off the stands for me in Memphis, TN.

 

 

 

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My three most recent bargain box :cloud9: finds!

 

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Don't get to see a lot of books like that around here.

Congrats on the bargain box.

 

Edit--- Did not notice this was a variants thread. doh!

Just thought I clicked on the "This week in your Bronze" thread.

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I've been having a lot of fun and some good luck recently in picking up a number of Marvel Direct Edition/Whitman variants. Here they come!

 

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