|Batman #136 - December 1960 Issue - DC Comics
The Joker, listening in on a television lecture by Batman, hears
the caped crusader mention that ancient science believed in
four elements--earth, fire, air, and water--but modern science
has rejected this belief, and modern science has made it
impossible for criminals to escape the law for long. The Joker,
incensed, challenges Batman by mail to a duel of wits, as he
commits crimes based on the ancient elements.
|Batman #271 - January 1976 Issue - DC Comics
When Alfred buys an antique rug from the Chambray Gallery for Bruce
Wayne's birthday, the van delivering it is overtaken by another van, shaken
to pieces by a vibro-gun that kills the van's drivers ...
|Batman #269 - November 1975 Issue - DC Comics
Batman must safeguard Terry Tremayne from her late fiancé’s partners,
who want to get a priceless Florentine box from her, and will kill one man
named Terry Tremayne per day for a week until they do.
|Justice League of America #72, June 1969 Issue - DC
The Justice League have just finished a prototype statue commemorating
their departed comrade the Martian Manhunter...
|Godzilla #11, June 1978 Issue - Marvel Comics
As Godzilla and Yetrigar's battle rages on in the Grand Canyon, Robert
arrives in the Red Ronin robot to try and stop the two beasts from fighting
|Flash #226 - April 1974 Issue - DC Comics
Heat Wave is released from the penitentiary, but Captain Cold hypnotizes
the Flash into fighting him—in a Captain Cold costume.
|Iron Man #276, January 1992 Issue - Marvel Comics
Black Widow breaks into Stark's house in the middle of the night and
wakes him up to ask for his help. He explains about his medical
problems, telling her that if he becomes Iron Man he may die...
|Shazam #9 - January 1974 Issue - DC Comics
Shogun Warriors #1, February 1979 Issue - Marvel Comics
Uncanny X-Men #206, June 1986 Issue - Marvel Comics
The New Mutants, Annual 1 1984 Issue - Marvel Comics
Justice League of America #173
|Uncanny X-Men #238, November
1988 Issue - Marvel Comics
When Madelyne Pryor managed to
manifest psi-powers to kill the
Genoshan psi-probes, the
Gengineer demands to review the
recordings of the psi-probe. The
footage shows a young Madelyne
picking flows when she is
confronted and demanded answers
by a psychic representation of the
Gengineer and the Magistrates.
When she refuses to answer and
he lashes out, she is reborn in a
blaze of glory that destroys the
island. The "Gengineer", decked
out in a Mr. Sinister costume then
would run into Madelyne in her
Goblin Queen form. She warns
them about igniting the match that
will bring about an inferno.
|An All-Out Arms Race Takes Hold Of
TRANSFORMERS publishing event of the
year kicks off this March when Cybertron
becomes the battleground for the
COMBINER WARS! An all-star creative
team is bringing along fan-favorite
characters and all-new dangers to this
battle royale that will shake both factions
to their core.
The “Opening Salvo” is fired in
TRANSFORMERS #39, and the war begins
in earnest in the debut issue of the brand-
new WINDBLADE series from the
acclaimed creative team of Mairghread
Scott and Sarah Stone. The shaky peace
between the Autobots and Decepticons is
threatened when Cybertron’s leader,
Starscream, stands against Optimus Prime
and raises an unstoppable army of
Combiners, threatening Windblade’s long-
|In the year 1980, a secret military organization named SHADO
(Supreme Headquarters Alien Defence Organisation) becomes
operational. Its purpose is to defend the Earth from Aliens who've
been coming to Earth and kidnapping humans.
|In 1976 Michael Anderson would take liberties with the novel Logan's Run written by George
Johnson and William Nolan (Logan's Run and Logan's World) to produce what may arguably be
one of the most memorable sci-fi films ever produced. The "Last Day" age would be changed
from 21 to 30 and most of the novels racier scenes would be toned down to avoid a "R" rating.
Despite these changes the film has often been referred to as the "sexiest science fiction film
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