When you collect but not for the reason everyone else is
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16 minutes ago, lizards2 said:

It's full and it's whitey-white :cloud9: 

(the discoloration is just the paper texture)

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It is nice!

I have a full one, I also have this beautiful unfilled one signed by Stan Lee.

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Check out my thread:

 

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@TwoPiece Yep!!! The series is only seven issues long. It was published back in the 90's. Here is the ComicVine link to the series.

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17 hours ago, TwoPiece said:

I have Detective Comics, and Superman.

I should also note that I'm looking for already-CGC'd copies.

Action Comics will be difficult to find since there are only 2 on the census. I may have to put up a bounty.

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1 hour ago, TwoPiece said:

lol

IS THIS REAL!?

This is real

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6 hours ago, s-dali said:

@TwoPiece do you just collect legit #666's?? Or would Milk and Cheese #6 be of interest to you? 

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This was precisely why I asked what's on the list

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21 hours ago, Artboy99 said:

just wondering if this happens to anyone else. I collect Marvel Value Stamps. I learned some time ago that there is color variants of the stamps so I have been collecting them. I am down to needing 2, one of which just happens to be in Giant Sized Fantastic Four #4. I dont care at all about some multiple man character i want the book for the stamp, but because the book is considered a key and i want to complete my collection i will have to shell out hundreds of dollars. 

Happen to anyone else? Collecting something but not for the reason everyone else is?

For me it's FOOM #2.  As a Steranko cover collector it's been on my list.  But not that it's the 'first appearance of Wolverine' it's out of my range.

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1 minute ago, F For Fake said:

It's real and it's great. Every issue of this series is a gem. 

This is genuinely laugh-out-loud funny

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4 hours ago, thunsicker said:

For me it's FOOM #2.  As a Steranko cover collector it's been on my list.  But not that it's the 'first appearance of Wolverine' it's out of my range.

:p

That's just as stupidly bad as the example I provided.

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I used to chase the Boy Commandos appearances in Detective Comics. Had 64 and 65 once, but 66? No way!

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I'm currently debating whether I want to throw together a Vampire Tales run, but Satana's first appearance in issue 2 is pricier than I'd like and that's put me off the whole endeavor. 

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On 6/17/2019 at 11:36 AM, Pontoon said:

That's similar to what I go through as a run collector. One day, a complete drek book that I haven’t picked up yet zooms into the stratosphere due to movie hype. 

I didn't know GSFF #4 was still a thing; I thought it already blew over.

 

It's hard being a run collector these days. 

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15 minutes ago, oakman29 said:

It's hard being a run collector these days. 

 

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The whole reason I started collecting was at the young age of 3 my older brother would give them to me and I loved the artwork. I didn't even know "collectors" existed yet

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