Top 500 Most Submitted Books from Marvel in the CGC Census Data

Sorted by highest number of total submissions. Variants for the same issue have separate listings. This list was last updated April 06, 2021.
*Average Grade and individual counts for CGC 10.0 to CGC 9.4 include only Universal and Signature Series, excluding Restored and Qualified grades.
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1. Amazing Spider-Man 300 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st full appearance of Venom (Eddie Brock). Thing appearance. Last black costume.
24,770 0 10 1,376 4,035 4,559 14,790 8.72
2. New Mutants 98 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Deadpool (Wade Wilson) Gideon & Copycat (Vanessa Carlysle) as Domino. Rictor leaves the New Mutants.
20,540 1 13 3,935 5,689 3,572 7,330 9.16
3. Amazing Spider-Man 361 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Carnage (Cletus Kasady).
19,330 0 4 4,875 6,991 3,352 4,108 9.42
4. Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars 8 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of the alien symbiote that eventually becomes Venom.
17,664 4 23 4,844 4,653 2,736 5,404 9.22
5. Wolverine Limited Series 1 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                1st solo Wolverine comic. Yukio cameo on last page.
17,629 3 28 3,806 4,486 2,998 6,308 9.14
6. Uncanny X-Men 266 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Gambit. Mystique appearance.
16,055 0 15 3,294 4,650 2,858 5,238 9.23
7. Incredible Hulk 181 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Wolverine. Wendigo appearance.
14,131 0 1 138 354 543 13,095 6.74
8. Amazing Spider-Man 252 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                Ties with Marvel Team-Up #141 for 1st appearance of the black costume. Amazing Fantasy #15 cover homage.
13,709 0 8 1,632 3,221 2,697 6,151 9.03
9. Amazing Spider-Man 129 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Punisher (Frank Castle) and the Jackal.
13,293 0 0 148 435 793 11,917 7.15
10. Wolverine 1 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                1st Wolverine as Patch. Back cover pin-up by John Byrne.
11,215 1 15 2,507 2,520 1,883 4,289 9.16
11. Star Wars 1 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Part 1 of "Star Wars: A New Hope" movie adaptation.
10,450 0 0 748 2,010 1,955 5,737 8.82
12. New Mutants 87 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Cable, Stryfe & the Mutant Liberation Front.
10,368 0 5 2,114 2,756 1,859 3,634 9.22
13. Giant-Size X-Men 1 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the new X-Men, Storm, Nightcrawler, Colossus & Thunderbird. 2nd full appearance of Wolverine.
10,115 0 0 202 390 575 8,948 6.95
14. Venom: Lethal Protector 1 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                1st Venom in his own title. Spider-Man appearance. Red holo-grafx foil cover.
10,018 10 34 5,972 2,008 884 1,110 9.61
15. Ultimate Fallout 4 (2011, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the new Spider-Man (Miles Morales). Poly-bag removed.
9,506 0 0 2,736 2,647 1,500 2,623 9.41
16. Spider-Man 1 Silver Edition (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Lizard appearance.
9,466 30 140 6,427 1,397 549 923 9.68
17. Savage She-Hulk 1 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of She-Hulk (Jennifer Walters). Origin of the Hulk retold.
8,675 0 3 2,305 2,562 1,321 2,484 9.24
18. Infinity Gauntlet 1 (1991, Marvel Comics) 8,177 0 0 2,477 2,326 1,219 2,155 9.36
19. X-Men 94 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                New X-Men begin. Sunfire leaves. 2nd appearance of Nightcrawler, Storm, Thunderbird & Colossus.
7,494 0 0 37 118 293 7,046 7.00
20. Amazing Spider-Man 238 (1983, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Hobgoblin. Manufactured with "Tattooz" insert & sample.
7,371 0 2 557 1,460 1,283 4,069 8.82
21. Incredible Hulk 340 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                Hulk vs. Wolverine. X-Men & Leader appearance.
7,156 0 3 1,029 1,947 1,400 2,777 9.12
22. Fantastic Four 48 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Silver Surfer and Galactus (cameo last page). Inhumans and Watcher appearance.
7,037 0 0 44 103 130 6,760 5.66
23. Amazing Spider-Man 194 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Black Cat (Felicia Hardy). Text illo of Black Cat by Dave Cockrum.
6,945 0 4 429 983 996 4,533 8.41
24. X-Men 1 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Acolytes. Four different covers exist that form a single image.
6,858 0 11 4,330 1,172 489 856 9.60
25. Amazing Spider-Man 298 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                1st Todd McFarlane Spider-Man. 1st appearance of Eddie Brock in cameo. Chance appearance.
6,730 0 3 892 1,699 1,363 2,773 9.11
26. Eternals 1 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of the Eternals.
6,614 0 0 549 1,322 1,261 3,482 8.87
27. Ms. Marvel 1 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                1st Carol Danvers as Ms. Marvel. Scorpion, J. Jonah Jameson & Mary Jane Watson appearance. Peter Parker cameo.
6,566 0 0 321 751 918 4,576 8.46
28. Amazing Spider-Man v2 #36 (2001, Marvel Comics)
                Amazing Spider-Man #477 9/11 World Trade Center story.
6,554 7 29 1,753 2,630 1,063 1,072 9.51
29. Spider-Man 1 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Lizard appearance.
6,498 13 85 4,486 845 348 721 9.66
30. Iron Man 1 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Story continued from Iron Man and Sub-Mariner #1 Origin of Iron Man retold.
6,487 0 2 36 91 191 6,167 6.46
31. Web of Spider-Man 1 (1985, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Vulturions.
6,188 1 11 1,948 1,751 990 1,487 9.36
32. Thor 337 (1983, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Beta Ray Bill. Nick Fury appearance.
6,173 0 3 1,280 1,734 1,143 2,013 9.24
33. Avengers Annual 10 (1981, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Rogue & Madelyn Pryor. Spider-Woman, X-Men, Carol Danvers & New Brotherhood of Evil Mutants appearance.
5,973 0 1 757 1,517 1,166 2,532 9.05
34. Amazing Spider-Man 121 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of Gwen Stacy. Green Goblin appearance.
5,949 0 0 74 202 384 5,289 7.34
35. X-Factor 6 (1986, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Apocalypse (En Sabah Nur). Alliance of Evil (Tower, Frenzy, Stinger, Timeshadow) appearance.
5,786 0 2 1,085 1,564 1,044 2,091 9.17
36. Nova 1 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Nova (Richard Rider). 1st appearance of Ginger Jaye.
5,752 0 0 482 1,178 1,138 2,954 8.87
37. Spectacular Spider-Man 1 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Tarantula appearance.
5,712 0 0 732 1,436 1,147 2,397 9.06
38. Spider-Woman 1 (1978, Marvel Comics)
                New origin of Spider-Woman.
5,691 0 0 1,395 1,779 960 1,557 9.29
39. Amazing Spider-Man 362 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                Carnage, Venom & Human Torch appearance.
5,615 5 10 3,210 1,338 504 548 9.61
40. Amazing Spider-Man 299 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                Venom cameo. Chance appearance.
5,606 0 3 1,054 1,541 1,049 1,959 9.22
41. X-Men 141 (1981, Marvel Comics)
                1st app. Rachel (Phoenix II), Avalanche, Destiny, Pyro & alternate future X-Men. Mystique, Blob & Robert Kelly app.
5,599 0 1 771 1,254 1,030 2,543 8.93
42. Wolverine Limited Series 2 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Yukio.
5,560 0 7 990 1,340 1,027 2,196 9.09
43. Incredible Hulk 180 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Wolverine in cameo on last page. Wendigo appearance.
5,496 0 0 49 148 303 4,996 7.10
44. Amazing Spider-Man 4 (2014, Marvel Comics)
                Cindy Moon becomes Silk. Black Cat & Morlun cameo.
5,357 1 12 4,180 680 264 220 9.71
45. X-Men 101 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Phoenix. Black Tom Cassidy & Juggernaut appearance.
5,334 0 0 162 409 583 4,180 7.93
46. NYX 3 (2004, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of X-23 (Laura Kinney).
5,231 0 5 2,088 1,418 702 1,018 9.48
47. X-Men 1 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of the X-Men (Professor X, Cyclops, Iceman, Angel, Beast and Marvel Girl) and Magneto.
5,198 0 0 2 4 13 5,179 3.87
48. Edge of Spider-Verse 2 (2014, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the new Spider-Woman (Gwen Stacy).
5,150 0 5 2,877 1,360 473 435 9.62
49. Iron Fist 14 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Sabretooth (Victor Creed).
5,145 0 0 197 514 656 3,778 8.14
50. X-Men 4 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Omega Red (Arkady Rossovich).
5,116 0 0 2,760 1,249 484 623 9.57
51. Fantastic Four 52 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Black Panther (T'Challa). Inhumans appearance.
5,098 0 0 5 16 45 5,032 5.65
52. Wolverine Limited Series 3 (1982, Marvel Comics) 5,098 0 8 865 1,269 872 2,084 9.04
53. Daredevil 168 (1981, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Elektra.
5,089 0 0 256 731 921 3,181 8.62
54. Amazing Spider-Man 50 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Kingpin (Wilson Fisk). Origin of Spider-Man retold. Johnny Carson and Ed McMahon cameo.
5,031 0 0 7 16 54 4,954 5.88
55. Daredevil 1 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Daredevil (Matt Murdock). 1st appearance of Karen Page and Foggy Nelson.
5,031 0 0 2 29 40 4,960 4.69
56. Amazing Spider-Man 122 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of the Green Goblin.
5,023 0 0 97 211 397 4,318 7.53
57. Silver Surfer 1 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of the Silver Surfer. Tales of the Watcher begin. Origin of the Watchers.
4,996 0 0 10 41 104 4,841 6.08
58. Daredevil 181 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of Elektra. Bullseye & Kingpin appearance. Punisher cameo.
4,960 0 6 1,315 1,612 798 1,229 9.35
59. Amazing Spider-Man 316 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                Venom & Black Cat appearance.
4,945 1 11 1,341 1,439 782 1,371 9.30
60. Venom 3 (2018, Marvel Comics)
                Venom #168 1st full appearance of Knull. Spider-Man (Miles Morales) appearance.
4,933 0 0 4,075 592 125 141 9.74
61. Uncanny X-Men 142 (1981, Marvel Comics)
                "Deaths" of alternate future Wolverine, Storm & Colossus. Sentinels, Robert Kelly & Brotherhood of Evil Mutants app.
4,751 0 1 607 1,134 856 2,153 8.93
62. Wolverine Limited Series 4 (1982, Marvel Comics) 4,746 0 5 925 1,034 746 2,036 9.01
63. Iron Man 55 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Thanos, Mentor, Drax the Destroyer (Arthur Douglas), Starfox, Kronos and the Blood Brothers.
4,613 0 0 82 159 276 4,096 7.18
64. Captain America 100 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st issue. Black Panther appearance. Story and numbering continued from Tales of Suspense #99
4,560 0 2 45 61 140 4,312 6.71
65. Avengers 1 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of the Avengers. Fantastic Four, Loki & Teen Brigade appearance.
4,456 0 0 0 5 11 4,440 3.94
66. New Mutants 1 (1983, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of Karma. 2nd appearance of the New Mutants.
4,360 2 4 1,607 1,153 565 1,029 9.36
67. Moon Knight 1 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Part 1 of the origin of Moon Knight. 1st appearance of Raoul Bushman.
4,354 0 0 893 1,335 806 1,320 9.28
68. Conan the Barbarian 1 (1970, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Conan. 1st appearance of King Kull in cameo.
4,352 0 0 79 189 334 3,750 7.64
69. Uncanny X-Men 221 (1987, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Mister Sinister (Nathaniel Essex). Marauders appearance.
4,245 0 3 1,442 1,125 618 1,057 9.34
70. Avengers 4 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st Silver Age appearance of Captain America (Steve Rogers). Sub-Mariner appearance.
4,204 0 0 5 24 39 4,136 5.03
71. Amazing Spider-Man 363 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                Carnage, Venom, Human Torch & Mister Fantastic appearance.
4,184 1 1 2,269 1,009 451 453 9.59
72. Amazing Spider-Man 1 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                1st app of J. Jonah Jameson & Chameleon. 1st Fantastic Four crossover. Origin of Spider-Man retold.
4,165 0 0 1 5 11 4,148 3.75
73. Amazing Spider-Man 14 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Green Goblin (Norman Osborn). Enforcers appearance. 1st meeting of the Hulk and Spider-Man.
4,161 0 0 1 26 28 4,106 5.14
74. Amazing Spider-Man 101 (1971, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Morbius, the Living Vampire (Doctor Michael Morbius). Lizard appearance. Last 15? issue.
4,158 0 0 35 82 123 3,918 6.72
75. X-Men 129 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Kitty Pryde, the White Queen (Emma Frost) & Sebastian Shaw. Mastermind appearance.
4,126 0 0 334 850 822 2,120 8.86
76. Black Panther 1 (1977, Marvel Comics) 4,120 0 0 239 682 719 2,480 8.73
77. Avengers 57 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Silver Age Vision. Black Widow and Ultron appearance.
4,108 0 0 15 55 121 3,917 6.84
78. X-Men 137 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of Phoenix. Lilandra, Gladiator, Imperial Guard & Watcher appearance.
4,081 0 6 498 1,134 757 1,686 9.03
79. Amazing Spider-Man 700 (2013, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of Peter Parker. Last issue.
4,077 0 0 2,592 695 307 483 9.62
80. Spider-Man 1 Gold Edition (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Lizard appearance. Indicia states "Second Printing".
4,008 0 21 2,161 736 409 681 9.54
81. Uncanny X-Men 282 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Bishop, Malcolm & Randall in cameo on last page. Direct Editions have 8 page ad insert.
3,886 0 0 1,168 1,210 672 836 9.42
82. Marvel Spotlight 5 (1972, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Ghost Rider (Johnny Blaze). 1st appearance of Roxanne Simpson.
3,882 0 0 4 38 88 3,752 6.71
83. Werewolf By Night 32 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Moon Knight (Marc Spector).
3,800 0 0 19 83 214 3,484 7.08
84. Fantastic Four 49 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Galactus. 2nd appearance of the Silver Surfer. 1st Silver Surfer and Galactus cover.
3,785 0 0 1 14 29 3,741 5.75
85. X-Force 2 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of Deadpool. 1st app. of Weapon X (Garrison Kane). Juggernaut & Black Tom Cassidy app.
3,774 0 1 1,916 817 391 649 9.52
86. Sub-Mariner 1 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Story continued from Iron Man and Sub-Mariner #1 Origin of Sub-Mariner retold.
3,770 0 0 73 155 241 3,301 7.21
87. G.I. Joe, A Real American Hero 1 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                Based on the Hasbro toy line.
3,746 0 3 714 928 676 1,425 9.12
88. Marvel Premiere 15 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Iron Fist. 1st appearance of Harold Meachum. "Death" of Wendell and Heather Rand.
3,737 0 0 75 235 346 3,081 7.90
89. Silver Surfer 4 (1969, Marvel Comics)
                Thor and Loki appearance. Hulk, Thing and Hercules cameo. Tales of the Watcher backup story.
3,678 0 0 26 74 133 3,445 6.81
90. X-Force 11 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of "real" Domino (Neena Thurman). Deadpool appearance.
3,677 0 0 2,142 800 319 416 9.59
91. Amazing Spider-Man 100 (1971, Marvel Comics)
                100th anniversary issue.
3,570 0 0 73 171 296 3,030 7.74
92. Incredible Hulk 102 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Continued from Tales to Astonish #101 Warriors Three, Enchantress and Odin appearance. Origin of Hulk retold.
3,540 0 0 27 96 144 3,273 7.14
93. X-Men 1 Special Collectors Edition (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Acolytes. Magneto appearance. Double gatefold cover. No ads.
3,473 0 24 2,315 552 235 347 9.66
94. Amazing Spider-Man 301 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                Silver Sable appearance.
3,437 0 0 203 993 833 1,408 9.10
95. Amazing Fantasy 15 (1962, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Spider-Man (Peter Parker). 1st appearance of Uncle Ben & Aunt May.
3,431 0 0 0 4 6 3,421 3.43
96. Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars 1 (1984, Marvel Comics) 3,394 0 1 1,065 928 517 883 9.32
97. Amazing Spider-Man 365 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Spider-Man 2099. Gatefold Venom/Carnage poster by Mark Bagley. Hologram cover.
3,371 0 0 1,089 1,073 601 608 9.48
98. Transformers 1 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st comic appearance of the Autobots & the Decepticons.
3,324 0 3 533 863 621 1,304 9.08
99. Ultimate Spider-Man 1 (2000, Marvel Comics)
                1st "Ultimate" title.
3,303 0 0 499 1,308 893 603 9.45
100. Incredible Hulk 271 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                1st comic book appearance of Rocket Raccoon.
3,293 0 0 423 635 525 1,710 8.79
101. X-Factor 24 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Archangel. Origin of Apocalypse. Horsemen app. Caliban leaves X-Factor.
3,287 0 1 924 949 546 867 9.33
102. Wolverine 10 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                Sabretooth appearance. Back cover pin-up by Kent Williams.
3,283 0 2 1,013 960 532 776 9.38
103. Marvel Spotlight 32 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Spider-Woman (Jessica Drew). Nick Fury appearance.
3,277 0 0 187 585 530 1,975 8.64
104. Darth Vader 3 (2015, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Doctor Chelli Aphra, Triple Zero (0-0-0) & BT-1.
3,226 0 0 2,042 804 213 167 9.68
105. Uncanny X-Men 244 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Jubilee (Jubilation Lee).
3,218 0 1 916 913 497 891 9.32
106. Special Marvel Edition 15 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Shang-Chi, Fu Manchu & Sir Denis Nayland Smith. 1st app. & "death" of Dr. James Petrie.
3,149 0 0 102 245 319 2,483 7.94
107. Tomb of Dracula 10 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Blade the Vampire Slayer.
3,132 0 1 49 118 214 2,750 7.38
108. Hero For Hire 1 (1972, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Luke Cage. 1st appearance of Diamondback (Willis Stryker).
3,075 0 0 14 50 94 2,917 7.03
109. Wolverine: The Origin 1 (2001, Marvel Comics) 3,047 5 36 1,225 1,202 285 294 9.63
110. New Mutants 100 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of X-Force. 1st full appearance of Shatterstar. Last issue.
3,027 0 1 1,330 860 355 481 9.53
111. X-Men 100 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Old X-Men vs. new X-Men.
3,007 0 0 93 255 387 2,272 8.19
112. Avengers 196 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st full appearance Taskmaster. Letter from Kurt Busiek.
2,995 0 0 259 446 458 1,832 8.55
113. Star Wars 42 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Part 4 of "The Empire Strikes Back" movie adaptation. Star Wars British cover gallery.
2,988 0 1 338 634 542 1,473 8.94
114. Amazing Spider-Man 375 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                Holo-grafx cover. Story ties in with Venom: Lethal Protector #1 John Jameson & Chameleon backup stories.
2,987 0 1 1,551 747 321 367 9.58
115. Fantastic Four 45 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Lockjaw & the Inhumans (Black Bolt, Crystal, Karnak & Triton). Sandman & Dragon Man appearance.
2,932 0 0 6 5 27 2,894 5.83
116. Ghost Rider 1 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Son of Satan (Daimon Hellstrom) in cameo. Story continued from Marvel Spotlight #11
2,925 0 0 37 98 231 2,559 7.64
117. X-Men 130 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Dazzler (Alison Blaire). Sebastian Shaw, Mastermind & Emma Frost appearance.
2,914 0 1 304 637 613 1,359 8.94
118. X-Men 121 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Alpha Flight. Misty Knight & Colleen Wing appearance. John Byrne cameo.
2,907 0 0 366 613 524 1,404 8.91
119. Punisher 1 (1987, Marvel Comics) 2,904 0 1 913 881 468 641 9.41
120. Deadpool 1 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                1st solo Deadpool comic. The Circle Chase. Embossed cover.
2,878 1 7 1,416 774 311 369 9.59
121. Incredible Hulk 182 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Hammer and Anvil. 1st appearance and "death" of Crackajack Jackson. Wolverine cameo on 1st page.
2,850 0 0 52 122 216 2,460 7.60
122. Punisher Limited Series 1 (1986, Marvel Comics)
                Jigsaw appearance.
2,846 0 0 475 754 599 1,018 9.18
123. Daredevil 131 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of the new Bullseye. 1st appearance of Jacob Conover.
2,823 0 0 87 248 382 2,106 8.27
124. Amazing Spider-Man 39 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                Norman Osborn revealed as Green Goblin. 1st John Romita Spider-Man art in title.
2,805 0 0 8 32 58 2,707 6.38
125. Amazing Spider-Man 40 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of the Green Goblin.
2,799 0 0 5 20 79 2,695 6.60
126. Amazing Spider-Man 41 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Rhino (Aleksei Sytsevich).
2,779 0 0 3 20 49 2,707 5.95
127. Iron Man and Sub-Mariner 1 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Pre-dates both Iron Man #1 and Sub-Mariner #1 Whiplash and Destiny appearance.
2,742 0 1 14 80 165 2,482 7.47
128. Amazing Spider-Man 20 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Scorpion (MacDonald "Mac" Gargan). Peter Parker/Spider-Man pin-up.
2,704 0 0 7 13 31 2,653 5.80
129. X-Men Annual 14 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Fantastic Four & Ahab appearance. Gambit cameo (predates Uncanny X-Men #266). Pinups by Kevin Nowlan & Michael Golden.
2,678 0 6 815 646 392 819 9.27
130. Amazing Spider-Man 13 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Mysterio (Quentin Beck).
2,677 0 0 1 14 21 2,641 5.18
131. Fantastic Four 50 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                Silver Surfer battles Galactus. Johnny Storm goes to college. 1st appearance of Wyatt Wingfoot.
2,676 0 0 3 8 20 2,645 6.03
132. Fantastic Four 67 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Him (Warlock) in cameo.
2,675 0 0 12 38 88 2,537 6.76
133. Marvel Team-Up 141 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                Ties with Amazing Spider-Man #252 for first appearance of the black costume. Daredevil & Black Widow appearance.
2,664 0 0 420 684 502 1,058 9.11
134. Amazing Spider-Man 344 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st app. of Cletus Kasady (Carnage). 1st full appearance of Cardiac (Elias Wirtham). Rhino & Eddie Brock app.
2,625 0 4 844 913 384 480 9.47
135. X-Men 134 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Phoenix becomes Dark Phoenix. Hellfire Club (Sebastian Shaw, Donald Pierce, Harry Leland & Mastermind) app.
2,621 0 2 275 595 494 1,255 8.87
136. Spider-Man 2099 1 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                Origin Spider-Man 2099 (Miguel O'Hara). Red foil cover.
2,620 0 8 1,706 507 182 217 9.66
137. Amazing Spider-Man 200 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of Spider-Man retold.
2,578 0 2 406 864 533 773 9.20
138. Daredevil 158 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                Frank Miller's run on Daredevil begins. Origin & "death" of Death-Stalker. Black Widow appearance.
2,555 0 0 207 391 450 1,507 8.70
139. Amazing Spider-Man 15 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Kraven the Hunter. 2nd appearance of the Chameleon. 1st mention of Mary Jane Watson.
2,542 0 0 2 7 26 2,507 5.39
140. Amazing Spider-Man 6 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of the Lizard (Doctor Curtis Connors).
2,526 0 0 3 10 31 2,482 5.06
141. Fantastic Four 1 (1961, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of the Fantastic Four (Marvel's 1st super-hero team) & the Mole Man.
2,524 0 0 0 2 3 2,519 3.43
142. Marvel Premiere 47 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                Scott Lang becomes the new Ant-Man.
2,488 0 0 206 453 393 1,436 8.71
143. X-Men 12 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of Professor X. Origin and 1st appearance of the Juggernaut (Cain Marko).
2,474 0 0 2 10 33 2,429 5.73
144. Amazing Spider-Man 3 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Doctor Octopus (Otto Octavius). Human Torch appearance.
2,462 0 0 2 9 9 2,442 4.55
145. Civil War 1 (2006, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of the New Warriors, Speedfreek, Coldheart & Cobalt Man. Wraparound cover.
2,459 11 46 1,937 244 85 136 9.72
146. X-Men 95 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of Thunderbird. 3rd appearance of the new X-Men. Count Nefaria & Ani-Men appearance.
2,448 0 0 90 202 272 1,884 7.97
147. Amazing Spider-Man 9 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Electro (Max Dillon).
2,430 0 0 2 9 23 2,396 5.28
148. X-Men 1 Sketch Cover (2010, Marvel Comics)
                Partial blank cover.
2,425 2 0 1,453 593 200 177 9.65
149. Amazing Spider-Man 31 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Gwen Stacy, Harry Osborn and Professor Miles Warren.
2,420 0 0 3 17 38 2,362 6.15
150. Avengers 684 (2018, Marvel Comics)
                Hulk gains new powers and becomes "Immortal Hulk".
2,416 0 0 1,978 264 78 96 9.73
151. Amazing Spider-Man 4 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of the Sandman (William Baker). 1st appearance of Betty Brant.
2,415 0 0 0 3 9 2,403 4.55
152. Amazing Spider-Man 265 (1985, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Silver Sable. Black Fox appearance.
2,405 0 3 672 675 375 680 9.29
153. X-Men 135 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Senator Robert Kelly. Reed Richards, Thing, Spider-Man, Doctor Strange & Silver Surfer cameo.
2,393 0 1 391 610 445 946 9.05
154. Amazing Spider-Man 5 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                1st Doctor Doom appearance outside Fantastic Four. Fantastic Four cameo.
2,372 0 0 1 10 15 2,346 4.82
155. X-Men 140 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Alpha Flight disbands. Wendigo appearance. Blob cameo on last page.
2,368 0 1 426 670 485 786 9.20
156. Tales of Suspense 39 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Iron Man (Tony Stark).
2,362 0 0 1 4 21 2,336 4.29
157. X-Men 4 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch, Toad and the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants. 2nd appearance of Magneto.
2,343 0 0 2 9 27 2,305 5.13
158. Captain America 117 (1969, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of the Falcon (Sam Wilson) and Redwing. Red Skull appearance. M.O.D.O.K. cameo.
2,301 0 0 10 34 96 2,161 6.86
159. Spectacular Spider-Man 64 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Cloak & Dagger.
2,288 0 1 296 604 398 989 9.01
160. Totally Awesome Hulk 22 (2017, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Weapon H. Old Man Logan, Sabretooth, Domino, Warpath & Lady Deathstrike appearance.
2,286 0 1 1,943 222 59 61 9.74
161. Amazing Spider-Man 2 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Vulture (Adrian Toomes) and the Terrible Tinkerer (Phineas Mason).
2,264 0 0 1 4 7 2,252 4.31
162. Young Avengers 1 (2005, Marvel Comics)
                1st app.of the Young Avengers (Patriot, Iron Lad, Asgardian & Hulkling) & Kate Bishop. 1st Allan Heinberg comic work.
2,258 0 0 1,244 612 221 181 9.63
163. Doctor Strange 169 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st Doctor Strange in his own title. Origin of Doctor Strange retold.
2,256 0 0 43 82 106 2,025 7.20
164. Avenging Spider-Man 9 (2012, Marvel Comics)
                1st Carol Danvers as Captain Marvel, predates Captain Marvel #1 (9/12)
2,234 0 0 1,048 675 272 239 9.59
165. Doctor Strange 1 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Silver Dagger (Isaiah Curwen). Story continued from Marvel Premiere #14
2,227 0 0 142 252 383 1,450 8.60
166. Thor 1 (2014, Marvel Comics)
                Jane Foster becomes the new Thor.
2,223 0 0 1,767 313 63 80 9.72
167. Amazing Spider-Man 28 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of the Molten Man (Mark Raxton). Peter Parker graduates high school.
2,222 0 0 0 7 16 2,199 5.96
168. X-Men 96 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Moira MacTaggert.
2,222 0 0 73 191 276 1,682 8.21
169. Amazing Spider-Man 239 (1983, Marvel Comics)
                1st Spider-Man vs. Hobgoblin battle. Madame Web appearance.
2,220 1 4 420 564 404 827 9.09
170. X-Factor 5 (1986, Marvel Comics)
                1st app. of Apocalypse in cameo on last page. 1st app. of Stinger & Timeshadow. Tower, Frenzy, Artie & Rusty appearance.
2,218 0 1 935 514 273 495 9.41
171. X-Men 120 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Alpha Flight in cameo. Sunfire, Mariko Yashida, Misty Knight & Colleen Wing appearance.
2,203 0 0 88 294 394 1,427 8.62
172. X-Men 136 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Lilandra appearance. President Jimmy Carter cameo.
2,203 0 0 354 559 405 885 9.03
173. Iron Fist 1 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                Story continued from Marvel Premiere #25 Iron Fist battles Iron Man.
2,181 0 0 34 232 303 1,612 8.22
174. Micronauts 1 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Baron Karza & Bug.
2,171 0 0 586 723 359 503 9.34
175. Tomb of Dracula 1 (1972, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Dracula, Frank Drake and Clifton Graves.
2,165 0 0 59 146 214 1,746 7.91
176. Amazing Spider-Man 328 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Hulk & Sebastian Shaw appearance.
2,159 0 4 948 634 283 290 9.53
177. Amazing Spider-Man 1 (2014, Marvel Comics)
                Humberto Ramos cover & art
2,156 0 0 1,583 319 103 151 9.70
178. Marvel Super-Heroes 13 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Carol Danvers. 2nd appearance of Captain Marvel. Letter from Dave Cockrum.
2,154 0 0 1 8 28 2,117 5.86
179. Amazing Spider-Man 19 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Human Torch, Sandman and Enforcers appearance. 1st appearance of MacDonald Gargan in cameo on last page.
2,134 0 1 12 45 61 2,015 6.48
180. Fantastic Four 46 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Black Bolt. Inhumans and Dragon Man appearance. 1st Black Bolt cover.
2,134 0 0 9 26 69 2,030 6.53
181. Avengers 55 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Crimson Cowl revealed as Ultron-5 (1st appearance). Whirlwind, Radioactive Man, Melter, Klaw & Black Knight appearance.
2,125 0 0 38 86 154 1,847 7.41
182. Captain America 25 Variant Edition (2007, Marvel Comics)
                Death of Captain America (Steve Rogers). Winter Soldier, Crossbones & Falcon appearance. Captain America #574
2,117 0 8 1,703 262 70 74 9.74
183. X-Men 2 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of the X-Men. 1st appearance of the Vanisher (Telford Porter).
2,117 0 0 2 7 15 2,093 4.98
184. Spider-Gwen 1 (2015, Marvel Comics) 2,111 0 2 1,804 201 50 54 9.75
185. Thor 165 (1969, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Him (Warlock). Watcher appearance. Last 12? issue.
2,105 0 0 5 15 54 2,031 6.85
186. X-Men 14 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Sentinels.
2,103 0 0 1 24 53 2,025 6.42
187. Uncanny X-Men 213 (1987, Marvel Comics)
                Wolverine vs. Sabretooth. Psylocke joins the X-Men.
2,094 0 0 500 498 330 766 9.15
188. X-Men 139 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Kitty Pryde joins X-Men. Alpha Flight appearance. Wolverine dons new costume. 1st appearance of Heather Hudson.
2,087 0 0 248 515 428 896 9.05
189. Spider-Man Unlimited 1 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                1st app. of Shriek (Frances Barrison). Carnage & Doppelganger appearance. "Maximum Carnage" storyline begins.
2,075 0 2 1,242 434 177 220 9.62
190. Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Scorpio appearance.
2,063 0 1 58 132 232 1,640 7.83
191. Journey Into Mystery 83 (1962, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Thor (Doctor Don Blake).
2,059 0 0 0 1 11 2,047 3.99
192. Thor 5 (2020, Marvel Comics)
                Thor #731
2,057 0 0 1,767 181 68 41 9.75
193. Amazing Spider-Man 529 (2006, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of new Spider-Man costume.
2,055 0 3 1,323 461 129 139 9.66
194. Amazing Spider-Man 798 (2018, Marvel Comics)
                1st Norman Osborn as the Red Goblin.
2,053 0 6 1,937 69 21 20 9.78
195. Deadpool 1 (1997, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of T-Ray & Blind Al. Sasquatch, Zoe Culloden & Noah DuBois appearance. Wraparound cover.
2,045 0 0 553 575 355 562 9.34
196. Hulk 1 (2008, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Red Hulk. Iron Man, Doc Samson, She-Hulk & Winter Guard appearance.
2,042 0 3 1,080 543 212 204 9.61
197. Alias 1 (2001, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Jessica Jones. 1st MAX title. Luke Cage appearance.
2,030 0 1 884 577 279 289 9.54
198. Amazing Spider-Man 17 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of the Green Goblin. Human Torch appearance.
2,028 0 0 7 14 23 1,984 5.84
199. The Marvels Project 1 Sketch Cover (2009, Marvel Comics)
                Partial blank cover. 70th anniversary "frame" cover.
2,028 0 1 1,683 224 52 68 9.74
200. Amazing Spider-Man 10 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Big Man (Fred Foswell) and the Enforcers (Montana, Ox and Fancy Dan).
2,015 0 0 9 20 38 1,948 5.83
201. Captain America 25 (2007, Marvel Comics)
                Death of Captain America (Steve Rogers). Winter Soldier, Crossbones & Falcon appearance. Captain America #574
2,003 0 4 1,634 218 64 83 9.73
202. Silver Surfer 3 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Mephisto. Tales of the Watcher backup story.
1,994 0 0 7 40 77 1,870 6.92
203. X-Men 138 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Cyclops leaves the X-Men. Funeral of Jean Grey.
1,988 0 4 415 519 378 672 9.16
204. Amazing Spider-Man 16 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st Daredevil crossover. 2nd appearance of the Ringmaster and the Circus of Crime.
1,976 0 0 7 17 48 1,904 6.01
205. Amazing Spider-Man Annual 21 (1987, Marvel Comics)
                Peter Parker weds Mary Jane Watson. Spider-Man & Peter Parker covers exist.
1,967 0 1 675 578 228 485 9.35
206. Alpha Flight 1 (1983, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Puck & Marrina. Origin of Alpha Flight.
1,964 0 2 880 533 206 343 9.45
207. Thanos 13 (2018, Marvel Comics)
                1st app. of the Cosmic Ghost Rider. Marvel Value Stamp #36 "Storm"
1,963 0 0 857 708 222 176 9.59
208. Marvel Premiere 1 (1972, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Him as Adam Warlock. 1st app. of the Soul Gem. Hulk, Thor and Fantastic Four appearance in flashback.
1,962 0 0 10 72 159 1,721 7.67
209. Darkhawk 1 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Darkhawk (Chris Powell). Hobgoblin appearance.
1,951 0 0 723 680 273 275 9.53
210. Amazing Spider-Man 135 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of the Punisher. Origin of the Tarantula.
1,941 0 1 31 130 211 1,568 8.07
211. Rom 1 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Rom. 1st appearance of Brandy Clark & the Dire Wraiths.
1,932 0 0 390 607 409 526 9.30
212. Amazing Spider-Man 33 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                Dr. Curt Connors appearance.
1,931 0 0 43 122 144 1,622 7.39
213. Venom 3 Third Printing (2018, Marvel Comics)
                Venom #168 1st full appearance of Knull. Spider-Man (Miles Morales) appearance.
1,911 0 0 1,577 216 61 57 9.74
214. X-Men 109 (1978, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Weapon Alpha (James Hudson, later becomes Guardian).
1,911 0 0 136 333 349 1,093 8.67
215. Astonishing Tales 25 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Deathlok (Luther Manning) and Major Ryker. 1st George Perez work (last 2 pages).
1,899 0 1 88 246 297 1,267 8.49
216. Strange Tales 110 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Doctor Strange, Ancient One, Nightmare and Wong. 1st Paste-Pot Pete and Wizard team-up.
1,898 0 0 0 6 14 1,878 4.78
217. Avengers 2 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Space Phantom. Hulk leaves the Avengers.
1,896 0 0 5 13 25 1,853 5.52
218. Inhumans 1 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                Blastaar appearance.
1,893 0 0 303 449 306 835 8.89
219. Amazing Spider-Man 8 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Living Brain. Fantastic Four appearance in backup story.
1,891 0 0 6 15 32 1,838 5.61
220. Uncanny X-Men 248 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                1st Jim Lee art on Uncanny X-Men. Longshot leaves the X-Men.
1,887 0 2 401 488 348 648 9.23
221. X-Men 133 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Hellfire Club (Sebastian Shaw, Harry Leland, Donald Pierce & Mastermind) appearance.
1,880 0 0 269 506 362 743 9.09
222. Uncanny X-Men 268 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Captain America & Black Widow appearance.
1,871 0 2 478 505 346 540 9.32
223. Amazing Spider-Man 18 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Ned Leeds. Fantastic Four and Sandman appearance. Daredevil and Avengers cameo.
1,866 0 0 6 18 31 1,811 5.99
224. Amazing Spider-Man 59 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st Mary Jane Watson cover. Kingpin cameo on last page.
1,862 0 0 42 83 153 1,584 7.71
225. X-Force 1 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                Wraparound cover. Poly-bag removed. Direct Editions exist with "Positive" and "Negative" UPC codes.
1,860 0 0 341 376 259 884 9.15
226. Captain Marvel 1 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Story continued from Marvel Super-Heroes #13 Kree Sentry appearance.
1,853 0 0 26 51 134 1,642 7.28
227. Incredible Hulk 1 (1962, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of the Incredible Hulk. 1st appearance of Rick Jones, Betty Ross and General Ross.
1,849 0 0 0 0 1 1,848 3.65
228. Tales of Suspense 57 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Hawkeye (Clint Barton). Black Widow appearance.
1,839 0 0 4 12 21 1,802 5.53
229. Uncanny X-Men 211 (1986, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of the Marauders.
1,834 0 6 753 450 264 361 9.41
230. X-Factor 1 (1986, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of X-Factor. 1st appearance of Cameron Hodge & Rusty.
1,833 0 1 762 467 201 402 9.41
231. Amazing Spider-Man 46 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of the Shocker (Herman Schultz). Peter Parker moves into an apartment with Harry Osborn.
1,832 0 0 6 27 59 1,740 6.86
232. Amazing Spider-Man Annual 1 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of The Sinister Six. Thor, Giant-Man, Wasp, Dr. Strange and Fantastic Four cameo. 15 pin-ups.
1,825 0 0 5 5 9 1,806 4.97
233. X-Men 125 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Mutant X (Proteus). Mastermind appearance. Magneto cameo.
1,814 0 0 321 448 357 688 9.11
234. Ms. Marvel 18 (1978, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Mystique. Avengers (Wasp, Yellowjacket, Vision, Scarlet Witch & Wonder Man) appearance.
1,812 0 0 153 322 300 1,037 8.72
235. Amazing Spider-Man 4 Ramos Variant Cover (2014, Marvel Comics)
                Cindy Moon becomes Silk. Black Cat & Morlun cameo.
1,811 0 2 1,522 163 68 56 9.73
236. Amazing Spider-Man 7 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of the Vulture.
1,810 0 0 2 12 19 1,777 5.29
237. Fantastic Four 5 (1962, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Dr. Doom. Full page ad for Incredible Hulk #1 Letter from Roy Thomas.
1,800 0 0 0 3 13 1,784 4.23
238. Eternals 2 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Ajak & the Celestials.
1,799 0 0 187 436 361 815 9.02
239. Iron Man 128 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                Alcoholism storyline ends.
1,775 0 0 178 343 275 979 8.73
240. Amazing Spider-Man 25 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st cameo appearance of Mary Jane Watson (face not shown). 1st app. of Professor Spencer Smythe and the Spider-Slayer.
1,774 0 0 6 11 48 1,709 6.43
241. X-Men 3 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Blob (Frederick J. Dukes).
1,767 0 0 6 8 23 1,730 5.47
242. Godzilla 1 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Nick Fury, Dum Dum Dugan & Jimmy Woo appearance. Godzilla pin-ups by Dave Cockrum.
1,754 0 1 463 515 303 472 9.24
243. Amazing Spider-Man 312 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                Green Goblin battles Hobgoblin.
1,746 0 8 738 511 213 276 9.50
244. Marvel Super-Heroes 12 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Captain Marvel (Mar-Vell). 1st appearance of Yon-Rogg and Una.
1,746 0 0 20 43 104 1,579 7.18
245. Ultimate Spider-Man 2 (2000, Marvel Comics)
                2 different covers exist.
1,745 0 1 813 563 216 152 9.62
246. Daredevil 7 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                Daredevil battles Sub-Mariner. Daredevil dons new red costume. Daredevil and Sub-Mariner pin-up.
1,744 0 0 0 3 10 1,731 5.97
247. Eternals 3 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Sersi.
1,743 0 0 270 401 323 749 9.08
248. Amazing Spider-Man 64 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Vulture appearance.
1,742 0 0 74 178 221 1,269 8.27
249. Uncanny X-Men 143 (1981, Marvel Comics)
                Kitty Pryde solo story. N'Garai appearance. Christmas cover.
1,740 0 3 401 504 347 485 9.29
250. Avengers 8 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Kang the Conqueror.
1,738 0 0 4 14 27 1,693 5.81
251. Captain America 109 (1969, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of Captain America retold. Nick Fury appearance.
1,738 0 0 45 133 176 1,384 8.02
252. Spider-Man 1 Platinum Edition (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Lizard appearance.
1,732 0 0 178 395 351 808 9.17
253. Uncanny X-Men 283 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Bishop, Malcolm & Randall.
1,732 1 3 886 499 190 153 9.61
254. Incredible Hulk 377 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                Doc Samson & Ringmaster appearance. Direct Sales have "Tiger Electronics" insert included.
1,731 0 0 497 560 295 379 9.42
255. Amazing Spider-Man 583 Variant Edition (2009, Marvel Comics)
                President Barack Obama cover & back-up story.
1,728 0 0 1,158 358 120 92 9.69
256. Iron Man 282 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of War Machine. Nick Fury appearance.
1,721 0 2 676 491 226 326 9.44
257. Spider-Man 13 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                Morbius appearance. Spider-Man #1 (8/90) cover homage.
1,721 0 2 930 393 169 227 9.54
258. War of the Realms: New Agents of Atlas 1 (2019, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Luna Snow (Seol Hee), Wave (Pearl Pangan) Crescent (Dan Bi) & Io. 1st U.S. app. of Aero (Lei Ling).
1,697 0 0 1,545 110 23 19 9.77
259. Venom: Lethal Protector 4 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Scream (Donna Diego). Spider-Man appearance.
1,696 0 1 1,169 309 99 118 9.67
260. Wolverine: The Origin 2 (2001, Marvel Comics) 1,692 1 10 1,085 344 80 172 9.71
261. Marvel Feature 1 (1971, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st app. of the Defenders. "Death" of Yandroth. Baron Mordo appears in Doctor Strange backup story.
1,686 0 0 13 52 125 1,496 7.59
262. Amazing Spider-Man 607 (2009, Marvel Comics)
                Black Cat & Diablo appearance. Ana Kravinov cameo on last page.
1,677 0 0 688 474 218 297 9.52
263. New Mutants Annual 2 (1986, Marvel Comics)
                1st U.S. appearance of Psylocke (Elizabeth Braddock). Captain Britain, Mojo & Spiral appearance.
1,673 0 0 218 360 306 789 9.01
264. Captain America Annual 8 (1986, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Overrider (Richard Rennselaer) & T.E.S.S.-One. Wolverine appearance.
1,670 0 2 327 455 296 590 9.14
265. X-Men 108 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                John Byrne issues begin. Starjammers appearance. Corsair revealed as the father of Cyclops & Havok.
1,670 0 0 156 296 289 929 8.76
266. Amazing Spider-Man 42 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                Mary Jane Watson's face revealed for the 1st time in cameo on last page. 2nd appearance of the Rhino.
1,667 0 0 11 30 73 1,553 6.98
267. Ultimate Fallout 4 Second Printing (2011, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the new Spider-Man (Miles Morales).
1,663 0 0 746 531 206 180 9.58
268. Uncanny X-Men 201 (1986, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Cable as baby Nathan. Starjammers & Binary appearance. Storm becomes team leader.
1,661 0 0 510 453 261 437 9.33
269. Marvel Spotlight 28 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                1st solo Moon Knight story.
1,653 0 0 76 239 281 1,057 8.58
270. Amazing Spider-Man 23 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                3rd appearance of the Green Goblin. Spider-Man pin-up. Letter from Jim Shooter.
1,646 0 0 1 8 16 1,621 6.43
271. Venom 9 (2019, Marvel Comics)
                Venom #174 1st full appearance of Dylan Brock.
1,634 0 0 1,016 433 108 77 9.68
272. Amazing Spider-Man 62 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Medusa appearance.
1,633 0 0 69 108 198 1,258 8.01
273. Amazing Spider-Man 12 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                3rd appearance of Doctor Octopus. Letter from Dave Cockrum.
1,613 0 0 4 8 26 1,575 5.78
274. X-Men 99 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Black Tom Cassidy. Sentinels appearance.
1,611 0 0 40 170 259 1,142 8.37
275. Silver Surfer 2 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Brotherhood of Badoon. Tales of the Watcher backup story.
1,610 0 0 19 61 112 1,418 7.51
276. Star Wars 68 (1983, Marvel Comics) 1,605 0 0 137 377 326 765 8.95
277. Amazing Spider-Man 315 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                Venom & Hydro-Man appearance.
1,602 0 0 631 463 226 282 9.46
278. Amazing Spider-Man 97 (1971, Marvel Comics)
                Drug story not approved by the Comics Code Authority. Green Goblin appearance.
1,601 0 0 42 120 207 1,232 8.14
279. X-Men 10 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st Silver Age appearance of Ka-Zar (Kevin Plunder), Zabu the Sabertooth and the Savage Land.
1,592 0 0 3 18 31 1,540 6.43
280. Amazing Spider-Man 45 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                3rd appearance of the Lizard.
1,591 0 0 19 73 116 1,383 7.63
281. X-Men 119 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                Moses Magnum, Sunfire, Misty Knight & Colleen Wing appearance.
1,587 0 1 232 397 351 606 9.12
282. Uncanny X-Men 212 (1986, Marvel Comics)
                Wolverine vs. Sabretooth.
1,583 0 1 328 403 296 555 9.16
283. X-Men 50 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of Polaris. Mesmero appearance. Origin of the Beast. New X-Men logo.
1,565 0 0 21 64 118 1,362 7.73
284. Fantastic Four 12 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                1st meeting of the Fantastic Four and the Incredible Hulk. Rick Jones and Thunderbolt Ross appearance.
1,559 0 0 0 6 16 1,537 4.84
285. Amazing Spider-Man 136 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                1st Harry Osborn as the new Green Goblin.
1,555 0 0 77 192 253 1,033 8.47
286. Marvel Super-Heroes 18 (1969, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st app. of the Guardians of the Galaxy (Major Vance Astro, Yondu Udonta, Charlie-27 and Martinex T'Naga).
1,553 0 0 4 11 19 1,519 6.44
287. Avengers 1 Sketch Cover (2010, Marvel Comics)
                Partial blank cover.
1,550 0 3 878 404 126 139 9.64
288. G.I. Joe, A Real American Hero 21 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Storm Shadow. Silent issue.
1,546 0 1 125 371 257 792 8.78
289. Star Wars 2 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Part 2 of "Star Wars: A New Hope" movie adaptation.
1,545 0 0 133 359 295 758 8.93
290. Star Wars 1 (2015, Marvel Comics) 1,543 0 0 1,191 212 83 57 9.72
291. Incredible Hulk 449 (1997, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Thunderbolts (Citizen V, Meteorite, Techno, MACH-1, Songbird & Atlas).
1,539 0 0 491 471 270 307 9.44
292. X-Men 132 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Jason Wynegarde revealed as Mastermind. Hellfire Club (Sebastian Shaw, Donald Pierce, Harry Leland & Mastermind) app.
1,538 0 0 172 423 300 643 9.08
293. Ultimate Spider-Man 1 Variant Cover (2000, Marvel Comics)
                1st "Ultimate" title.
1,535 0 0 409 594 272 260 9.51
294. Defenders 1 (1972, Marvel Comics)
                Sub-Mariner, Hulk and Doctor Strange begin. 1st appearance of Necrodamus.
1,531 0 0 16 61 152 1,302 7.78
295. X-Men 97 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Return of Havok & Polaris. 1st appearance of Lilandra (face is not shown). Eric the Red appearance.
1,529 0 0 46 162 215 1,106 8.22
296. Uncanny X-Men 150 (1981, Marvel Comics)
                Magneto appearance.
1,526 0 3 690 377 186 270 9.45
297. Tales of Suspense 52 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Black Widow (Natasha Romanoff). Crimson Dynamo appearance.
1,523 0 0 0 4 10 1,509 5.29
298. Fantastic Four 112 (1971, Marvel Comics)
                Classic Hulk vs. Thing battle issue. J. Jonah Jameson cameo.
1,516 0 0 9 39 70 1,398 7.47
299. Amazing Spider-Man 98 (1971, Marvel Comics)
                Drug story not approved by the Comics Code Authority. Green Goblin appearance.
1,513 0 0 54 132 194 1,133 8.19
300. Daredevil 2 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of Daredevil and Electro. Fantastic Four appearance.
1,506 0 0 2 12 26 1,466 5.71
301. X-Men 9 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st meeting of X-Men and Avengers. 1st appearance of Lucifer. Marvel Girl pin-up.
1,500 0 0 3 19 30 1,448 6.18
302. X-Men 131 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of Dazzler. Emma Frost appearance.
1,497 0 0 77 235 288 897 8.67
303. Captain America 25 Wizard World Los Angeles Editi (2007, Marvel Comics)
                Captain America #574. "Death" of Captain America (Steve Rogers). Wizard World Los Angeles 2007 exclusive.
1,493 0 1 1,283 123 45 41 9.76
304. Silver Surfer v3 #44 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Infinity Gauntlet. Thanos & Drax app. Direct Editions include "Tiger Electronics" insert.
1,486 0 0 335 391 273 487 9.23
305. Wolverine 2 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                Back cover pin-up by Bill Sienkiewicz. Silver Samurai & Jessica Drew appearance.
1,482 2 2 692 371 189 226 9.50
306. Amazing Spider-Man 11 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of Doctor Octopus. 1st appearance and "death" of Bennett Brant.
1,477 0 0 0 7 9 1,461 5.29
307. Journey Into Mystery 112 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                Classic Thor vs. Hulk battle issue. Origin of Loki. Avengers and Sub-Mariner appearance.
1,475 0 0 3 13 38 1,421 6.27
308. Daredevil 183 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                Punisher appearance.
1,471 0 0 429 471 242 329 9.42
309. Fantastic Four 4 (1962, Marvel Comics)
                1st Silver Age appearance of the Sub-Mariner (Namor McKenzie). Mister Fantastic pin-up.
1,471 0 0 0 6 14 1,451 4.61
310. Fantastic Four Annual 6 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Birth of Franklin Richards. 1st appearance of Annihilus.
1,471 0 0 7 20 28 1,416 6.51
311. Uncanny X-Men 281 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Trevor Fitzroy. New X-Men team. Wraparound cover.
1,469 1 12 884 314 112 146 9.63
312. Amazing Spider-Man 47 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                Kraven appearance. Green Goblin cameo in flashback.
1,467 0 0 19 62 118 1,268 7.72
313. Amazing Spider-Man 27 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                Green Goblin appearance. Patch revealed as Frederick Foswell. "Death" of the Crime-Master.
1,453 0 0 3 14 27 1,409 6.68
314. Amazing Spider-Man 38 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                2nd cameo appearance of Mary Jane Watson (face still not shown). Last Steve Ditko issue.
1,453 0 0 8 22 65 1,358 7.14
315. Invincible Iron Man 7 (2016, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Tomoe. 1st appearance of Riri Williams in cameo on last page. Spider-Man & War Machine appearance.
1,451 0 0 1,065 212 92 82 9.70
316. X-Men 118 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Mariko Yashida. Misty Knight, Colleen Wing & Sunfire appearance. Moses Magnum cameo.
1,448 0 1 188 350 269 640 8.98
317. Strange Tales 180 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Gamora.
1,444 0 0 54 182 215 993 8.40
318. X-Men 104 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Magneto appearance. 1st appearance of Starjammers in cameo. X-Men #1 (9/63) cover homage.
1,444 0 0 85 221 271 867 8.65
319. X-Men 127 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                Proteus appearance.
1,442 0 1 285 401 281 474 9.19
320. Uncanny X-Men 164 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                Carol Danvers becomes Binary. Brood appearance.
1,441 0 2 406 387 201 445 9.26
321. Amazing Spider-Man 648 Sketch Edition (2011, Marvel Comics)
                Partial blank cover. Fantastic Four, Avengers, Sinister Six, Kingpin & Hobgoblin (Roderick Kingsley) appearance
1,436 0 0 425 738 132 141 9.59
322. Amazing Spider-Man 26 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Patch and the Crime-Master (Nick Lewis). Green Goblin appearance.
1,427 0 0 5 22 27 1,373 6.57
323. Amazing Spider-Man 43 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Mary Jane Watson. Origin of the Rhino. Colonel Jameson, Matt Murdock and Dr. Curt Connors cameo.
1,422 0 0 12 23 69 1,318 7.16
324. New Mutants 26 (1985, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Legion. Multiple Man appearance.
1,420 0 0 481 415 208 316 9.38
325. Machine Man 1 (1978, Marvel Comics) 1,419 0 3 541 394 190 291 9.42
326. Star Wars 107 (1986, Marvel Comics)
                Last issue. Admiral Ackbar, Nien Nunb, Lumiya, Knife, Dani & Fenn Shysa appearance.
1,415 0 1 123 273 266 752 8.82
327. Incredible Hulk Annual 1 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Inhumans appearance. Classic cover.
1,411 0 0 24 60 91 1,236 7.24
328. X-Men 105 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Firelord, Lilandra, Misty Knight & Eric the Red appearance. Chris Claremont & Dave Cockrum cameo.
1,407 0 0 117 276 280 734 8.83
329. Amazing Spider-Man 51 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of the Kingpin.
1,402 0 0 3 20 57 1,322 7.04
330. Amazing Spider-Man 317 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                Venom & Thing appearance.
1,398 0 0 301 486 251 360 9.32
331. Wolverine 8 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                Hulk appearance. Back cover pin-up by Rob Liefeld.
1,393 0 1 550 341 173 328 9.40
332. X-Men 98 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Jack Kirby & Stan Lee cameo in 2 panels. Sentinels appearance.
1,391 0 0 37 106 192 1,056 8.15
333. Amazing Spider-Man 212 (1981, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Hydro-Man (Morrie Bench).
1,386 0 1 417 354 219 395 9.26
334. Amazing Spider-Man 37 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Norman Osborn and the Robot-Master (Mendel Stromm). Robot cover.
1,385 0 0 4 25 43 1,313 7.03
335. X-Men 126 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                Proteus & Mastermind appearance.
1,385 0 0 212 316 255 602 9.01
336. Wolverine: The Origin 3 (2002, Marvel Comics) 1,376 5 31 933 262 51 94 9.72
337. New Mutants 87 Second Printing (1990, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Cable, Stryfe & the Mutant Liberation Front.
1,374 0 0 608 378 146 242 9.48
338. Avengers 11 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Early Spider-Man appearance. Kang appearance and pin-up.
1,373 0 0 3 28 46 1,296 6.52
339. Amazing Spider-Man 119 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                Hulk appearance.
1,370 0 0 70 149 204 947 8.45
340. X-Men 117 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Shadow King (Amahl Farouk). Origin of Professor Xavier. Lilandra & Misty Knight appearance.
1,368 0 0 173 294 259 642 8.92
341. Marvel Graphic Novel 4 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of The New Mutants (Cannonball, Psyche, Sunspot & Wolfsbane).
1,367 0 0 316 253 192 606 8.98
342. Venom 26 (2020, Marvel Comics)
                1st distributed app. of Virus (intended as 2nd app. but distributed before FCBD 2020 due to COVID-19 shipping delay).
1,357 0 0 1,234 95 15 13 9.77
343. Marvel Super-Heroes v2 #8 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                Winter Special. 1st app of Squirrel Girl X-Men, Iron Man & Namor stories. 5 pages of pin-ups by Jim Starlin.
1,351 0 0 341 275 238 497 9.18
344. Immortal Hulk 1 (2018, Marvel Comics)
                Incredible Hulk #718 Incredible Hulk #105 cover homage.
1,347 0 0 729 425 107 86 9.64
345. Amazing Spider-Man 30 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Cat Burglar.
1,346 0 0 9 21 52 1,264 7.02
346. Captain America 110 (1969, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Madame Hydra (later becomes Viper). Hulk appearance.
1,344 0 0 44 77 152 1,071 7.98
347. Avengers 48 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Dane Whitman becomes the new Black Knight. Magneto and Toad appearance.
1,343 0 0 14 39 77 1,213 7.22
348. Iron Man 2 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of Drexel Cord. Letter from Bob Gale.
1,341 0 2 34 70 106 1,129 7.63
349. X-Men 102 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Juggernaut, Black Tom Cassidy & Misty Knight appearance. Origin of Storm.
1,336 0 0 87 185 261 803 8.61
350. Invincible Iron Man 9 (2016, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Riri Williams.
1,332 0 0 679 412 109 132 9.60
351. Fantastic Four 53 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Klaw (Ulysses Klaw). 2nd appearance of the Black Panther. Origin of the Black Panther and Klaw.
1,331 0 0 3 19 39 1,270 6.84
352. Daredevil 184 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                Punisher appearance.
1,329 0 10 455 402 190 272 9.43
353. X-Men 8 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Unus the Untouchable (Angelo Unuscione). Mastermind appearance. Beast pin-up.
1,328 0 0 3 16 38 1,271 6.17
354. Amazing Spider-Man 360 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Carnage in cameo. Cardiac appearance.
1,323 0 1 430 391 238 263 9.45
355. Ultimate Spider-Man 1/2 (2002, Marvel-Wizard Pub.)
                Danny Rand appearance. Wizard mail-away exclusive.
1,314 0 0 718 436 71 89 9.67
356. Avengers 3 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st Hulk and Sub-Mariner team-up. Fantastic Four, X-Men and Spider-Man cameo.
1,309 0 0 0 9 16 1,284 5.61
357. Death of Wolverine 1 (2014, Marvel Comics)
                Holofoil cover.
1,308 0 0 1,024 188 47 49 9.74
358. Devil Dinosaur 1 (1978, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Devil Dinosaur & Moon-Boy.
1,308 0 1 312 451 213 331 9.35
359. All-New Marvel Now! Point One 1 (2014, Marvel Comics)
                Salvador Larroca cover. 1st full appearance of the new Ms. Marvel (Kamala Khan).
1,303 0 0 279 512 265 247 9.47
360. Conan the Barbarian 24 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Red Sonja. Last Barry Windsor-Smith issue.
1,295 0 0 88 203 223 781 8.65
361. Amazing Spider-Man 210 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Madame Web.
1,290 0 0 164 317 255 554 8.99
362. Fallen Son: The Death of Captain America 3 Sketch Edition (2007, Marvel Comics)
                Captain America. Partial blank cover.
1,289 0 2 678 321 132 156 9.61
363. Strange Tales 135 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. Tony Stark & Baron Mordo appearance.
1,289 0 0 4 9 37 1,239 6.65
364. Strange Academy 1 (2020, Marvel Comics)
                1st app of Emily Bright, Doyle Dormammu, Shaylee Moonpeddle, Calvin Morse, Dessy, German, Guslaug, Zoe, Alvi, Iric & Toth.
1,286 0 0 995 207 46 38 9.72
365. Infinity War 1 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                Gatefold wraparound cover.
1,285 0 0 964 164 66 91 9.67
366. X-Men 128 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                Proteus appearance.
1,285 0 0 193 318 273 501 9.11
367. Amazing Spider-Man 66 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Mysterio appearance. Green Goblin cameo. Letter from Cary Burkett.
1,283 0 0 37 70 125 1,051 7.85
368. Amazing Spider-Man 36 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of the Looter (Norton G. Fester).
1,281 0 0 5 23 50 1,203 7.15
369. X-Men 107 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of the Starjammers (Corsair, Raza, Ch'od & Hepzibah). Mister Fantastic & Thing cameo.
1,281 0 0 44 187 229 821 8.60
370. Red Sonja 1 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Based on Robert E. Howard's Red Sonja.
1,273 0 0 249 365 242 417 9.26
371. Amazing Spider-Man 29 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of the Scorpion.
1,270 0 0 7 27 52 1,184 6.66
372. Marvel Spotlight 2 (1972, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Werewolf by Night (Jack Russell).
1,270 0 0 0 22 78 1,170 7.42
373. X-Men 13 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of the Juggernaut. Human Torch appearance. Matt Murdock cameo.
1,270 0 0 4 7 28 1,231 6.42
374. Civil War 3 Variant Cover (2006, Marvel Comics)
                Iron Man vs. Captain America. 1st appearance of Ragnarok as "Thor".
1,268 0 5 830 261 83 89 9.68
375. NYX 4 (2004, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Tatiana. X-23 appearance.
1,267 0 0 384 383 187 313 9.43
376. Amazing Spider-Man 21 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                Human Torch and Beetle appearance. Spider-Man pin-up.
1,265 0 0 6 19 43 1,197 6.58
377. X-Men 6 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Sub-Mariner appearance. Cyclops pin-up.
1,265 0 0 4 16 29 1,216 6.11
378. Daredevil 4 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of the Purple Man (Zebediah Killgrave).
1,264 0 0 4 13 32 1,215 6.05
379. Tales of Suspense 59 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Iron Man/Captain America double feature begins. 1st solo Captain America story since the 1950s. Black Knight app.
1,264 0 0 16 20 39 1,189 6.51
380. Fantastic Four 2 (1962, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Skrulls. 2nd appearance of the Fantastic Four. Thing pin-up.
1,263 0 0 1 2 8 1,252 4.30
381. Fantastic Four 55 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                Thing vs. Silver Surfer. Lockjaw cameo.
1,263 0 1 5 18 52 1,187 7.12
382. Amazing Spider-Man 606 (2009, Marvel Comics)
                Black Cat, Diablo & Madame Web appearance.
1,262 0 0 564 385 151 162 9.57
383. Invaders 1 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                Story continued from Giant-Size Invaders #1
1,260 0 0 158 275 240 587 8.96
384. What If? 1 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Brief origin of Spider-Man & the Fantastic Four.
1,260 0 0 159 301 219 581 8.93
385. Amazing Spider-Man 22 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Princess Python. Ringmaster and the Circus of Crime appearance.
1,256 0 0 4 13 39 1,200 6.69
386. Ghost Rider v2 #1 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance Dan Ketch as Ghost Rider. 1st appearance of Deathwatch. Kingpin appearance.
1,256 0 0 330 419 206 301 9.41
387. Amazing Spider-Man 67 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Randy Robertson. Mysterio appearance.
1,255 0 0 13 40 135 1,067 7.83
388. Amazing Spider-Man 601 (2009, Marvel Comics)
                Jessica Jones appearance & New Avengers cameo in backup story.
1,254 0 1 391 348 236 278 9.45
389. Battlestar Galactica 1 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                Adaptation of the first episode of the television series, part 1 of 3
1,253 0 1 468 359 150 275 9.37
390. Journey Into Mystery 85 (1962, Marvel Comics)
                3rd appearance of Thor. 1st appearance of Loki, Heimdall, Asgard and Odin (cameo).
1,251 0 0 0 4 6 1,241 4.64
391. Ultimate Spider-Man 79 Wizard World Chicago Edition (2005, Marvel Comics)
                Hammerhead & Moon Knight appearance. Wizard World Chicago 2005 exclusive. Sketch cover.
1,251 7 32 1,148 26 17 21 9.78
392. Fantastic Four 72 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Silver Surfer and Watcher appearance.
1,248 0 0 5 32 72 1,139 7.43
393. Infinity Gauntlet 2 (1991, Marvel Comics) 1,246 0 0 510 295 163 278 9.44
394. Ultimate Spider-Man 5 (2001, Marvel Comics) 1,246 0 0 304 539 237 166 9.52
395. Venom: Lethal Protector 1 Gold Edition (1993, Marvel Comics)
                Gold holo-grafx foil cover. Venom pin-up by Mark Bagley & Al Milgrom on back cover.
1,246 0 0 476 306 206 258 9.48
396. Uncanny X-Men 256 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                1st new Psylocke. Mandarin appearance.
1,244 0 0 441 340 163 300 9.38
397. X-Men 7 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of the Blob. Magneto, Scarlet Witch, Quicksilver, Mastermind and Toad appearance.
1,244 0 0 0 7 23 1,214 5.74
398. Amazing Spider-Man 24 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                Mysterio appearance.
1,243 0 0 1 12 31 1,199 6.69
399. X-Men 124 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                Colossus becomes Proletarian. Arcade, Miss Locke & Colleen Wing appearance.
1,238 0 1 203 289 219 526 9.02
400. Uncanny X-Men 222 (1987, Marvel Comics)
                Wolverine vs. Sabretooth. Marauders appearance.
1,235 0 2 381 321 191 340 9.32
401. Infinity Gauntlet 4 (1991, Marvel Comics) 1,232 0 1 552 242 117 320 9.39
402. Howard the Duck 1 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Beverly Switzler. Spider-Man appearance. J. Jonah Jameson cameo.
1,230 0 0 87 246 235 662 8.85
403. X-Men 123 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                Spider-Man, Arcade, Miss Locke & Colleen Wing appearance.
1,230 0 1 206 322 230 471 9.11
404. Marvel Preview 4 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Bernie Wrightson frontispiece. Origin & 1st appearance Star-Lord & Sword in the Star.
1,227 0 0 89 135 150 853 8.11
405. Superior Spider-Man 1 (2013, Marvel Comics) 1,223 0 0 878 235 38 72 9.70
406. X-Men 112 (1978, Marvel Comics)
                Magneto appearance.
1,222 0 0 138 264 249 571 8.95
407. Venom 25 Second Printing (2020, Marvel Comics)
                Venom #190 Wraparound cover.
1,221 0 0 1,102 84 21 14 9.77
408. Incredible Hulk 2 (1962, Marvel Comics)
                1st green Hulk. 2nd appearance of Hulk, Rick Jones, Betty Ross and General Ross. 1st appearance of the Toad Men.
1,219 0 0 0 2 4 1,213 4.14
409. Avengers 181 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                New Avengers line-up. 1st appearance of Scott Lang (later becomes Ant-Man II).
1,215 0 0 198 311 195 511 8.97
410. Amazing Spider-Man 34 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                Kraven appearance.
1,214 0 0 7 28 63 1,116 7.07
411. Fantastic Four 36 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Frightful Four. 1st appearance of Medusa. Avengers and X-Men cameo.
1,212 0 0 1 11 29 1,171 6.54
412. Wolverine v3 #66 (2008, Marvel Comics)
                "Old Man Logan" storyline begins. Wraparound cover.
1,206 0 0 599 350 119 138 9.59
413. Amazing Spider-Man 361 Second Printing (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Carnage (Cletus Kasady). Silver metallic ink cover.
1,196 0 0 422 347 177 250 9.44
414. X-Men 35 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Changeling. Spider-Man and Banshee appearance.
1,190 0 0 5 20 40 1,125 6.87
415. Uncanny X-Men 171 (1983, Marvel Comics)
                Rogue joins the X-Men. Binary (Carol Danvers) appearance.
1,187 0 1 393 344 178 271 9.33
416. Amazing Spider-Man 500 (2003, Marvel Comics)
                Doctor Strange appearance.
1,186 0 3 712 245 100 126 9.63
417. Amazing Spider-Man 102 (1971, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 2nd appearance of Morbius. Lizard appearance.
1,184 0 0 11 55 113 1,005 7.96
418. Wolverine: Origins 1 Wizard World Philadelphia Edit (2006, Marvel Comics)
                Wizard World Philadelphia 2006 exclusive Sketch cover.
1,182 29 32 1,037 38 12 34 9.79
419. Amazing Spider-Man 56 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Captain George Stacy. Doctor Octopus appearance.
1,178 0 0 13 49 117 999 7.78
420. Amazing Spider-Man 1 Sketch Edition (2014, Marvel Comics)
                Perez art. Partial blank cover.
1,177 0 0 770 257 70 80 9.68
421. Fantastic Four 6 (1962, Marvel Comics)
                1st Marvel villain team-up. 2nd appearance of Doctor Doom and the Silver Age Sub-Mariner.
1,177 0 0 0 2 7 1,168 4.94
422. Infinity Gauntlet 3 (1991, Marvel Comics) 1,176 0 0 651 229 109 187 9.55
423. Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars 7 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the new Spider-Woman (Julia Carpenter).
1,176 0 1 461 360 148 206 9.46
424. Spider-Man vs. Wolverine 1 (1987, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Charlemagne. "Death" of Ned Leeds (original Hobgoblin).
1,175 0 1 270 310 178 416 9.20
425. Ultimate Fallout 4 Pichelli Variant/Second Printi (2011, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the new Spider-Man (Miles Morales).
1,175 0 0 526 342 164 143 9.56
426. Fantastic Four 25 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Hulk vs. Thing. Classic cover. Avengers appearance. 2nd Silver Age appearance of Captain America.
1,174 0 0 2 7 17 1,148 6.07
427. Thor 338 (1983, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of Beta Ray Bill. Nick Fury appearance. Thor #126 cover homage.
1,172 0 0 447 353 141 231 9.45
428. What If? 10 (1978, Marvel Comics)
                1st Jane Foster as Thor (out of Marvel Comics continuity). Journey Into Mystery #83 cover homage.
1,172 0 0 133 235 186 618 8.71
429. X-Men 106 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Firelord & Misty Knight appearance.
1,168 0 0 91 232 233 612 8.76
430. X-Men 110 (1978, Marvel Comics)
                Phoenix joins the X-Men. Warhawk appearance.
1,166 0 0 167 258 209 532 8.89
431. Amazing Spider-Man 149 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Spider-Man clone. Origin & "death" of the Jackal. Gwen Stacy clone appearance.
1,165 0 0 37 108 190 830 8.23
432. Immortal Hulk 2 (2018, Marvel Comics)
                Incredible Hulk #719 1st appearance of Doctor Frye.
1,163 0 0 265 478 234 186 9.49
433. Tales to Astonish 93 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                1st full Silver Surfer appearance outside of the Fantastic Four. Hulk vs. Silver Surfer.
1,155 0 0 11 32 74 1,038 7.49
434. Avengers 58 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of the Vision. Vision joins the Avengers.
1,154 0 0 29 84 140 901 8.09
435. Captain America 111 (1969, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of Steve Rogers identity. Madame Hydra (Viper) appearance.
1,149 0 0 36 53 129 931 7.86
436. Fantastic Four 3 (1962, Marvel Comics)
                Fantastic Four don costumes and establish headquarters. Origin retold. 1st appearance of the Miracle Man.
1,148 0 0 1 1 2 1,144 4.53
437. Spider-Man 1 Poly-Bagged Silver Edition (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Lizard appearance. Poly-bag removed.
1,148 0 6 300 114 95 633 9.17
438. Amazing Spider-Man 569 Variant Edition (2008, Marvel Comics)
                Eddie Brock becomes Anti-Venom. Thunderbolts (Norman Osborn, Radioactive Man, Songbird, Bullseye & Venom) app.
1,146 0 0 521 335 151 139 9.58
439. Free Comic Book Day 2020 (Spider-Man/Venom) 1 (2020, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Virus (distributed after Venom #26 due to COVID-19 pandemic shipping delay).
1,146 0 0 1,079 50 9 8 9.79
440. Amazing Spider-Man 55 (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Amazing Spider-Man #856
1,143 0 0 1,016 92 16 19 9.76
441. Incredible Hulk 4 (1962, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of Hulk retold.
1,143 0 0 0 4 9 1,130 4.79
442. X-Men 28 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Banshee (Sean Cassidy) and the Ogre.
1,143 0 0 5 26 44 1,068 7.11
443. Star Wars 3 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Part 3 of "Star Wars: A New Hope" movie adaptation.
1,137 0 0 210 316 176 435 9.04
444. Amazing Spider-Man 44 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of the Lizard.
1,135 0 0 2 15 27 1,091 7.05
445. X-Men 5 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                3rd appearance of Magneto. 2nd appearance of the Scarlet Witch, Quicksilver, Mastermind and Toad.
1,135 0 0 4 7 13 1,111 5.62
446. Amazing Spider-Man 48 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                1st Blackie Drago appearance as the new Vulture.
1,128 0 0 12 51 79 986 7.65
447. X-Men 122 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                1st Mastermind as Jason Wyngarde. Luke Cage, Misty Knight, Colleen Wing & Mariko appearance. Arcade cameo.
1,127 0 0 127 268 218 514 8.95
448. X-Men 58 (1969, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Havok in costume. Sentinels appearance. Mesmero, Living Pharaoh and Banshee cameo.
1,126 0 0 14 31 96 985 7.69
449. Wolverine: Origins 6 Wizard World Texas Edition (2006, Marvel Comics)
                Wizard World Texas 2006 exclusive. Omega Red & Jubilee appearance. Sketch cover.
1,125 5 5 1,114 1 0 0 9.80
450. X-Men 111 (1978, Marvel Comics)
                Mesmero & Magneto appearance.
1,125 0 0 142 271 212 500 8.94
451. Amazing Spider-Man 49 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                Vulture (Blackie Drago) and Kraven appearance.
1,124 0 0 13 31 72 1,008 7.50
452. Avengers 9 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance and partial origin of Wonder Man (Simon Williams). Baron Zemo, Enchantress and Executioner appearance.
1,122 0 0 1 7 13 1,101 5.93
453. Amazing Spider-Man 313 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                Lizard appearance.
1,119 0 3 539 290 126 161 9.53
454. Amazing Spider-Man 35 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of the Molten Man.
1,119 0 0 2 14 41 1,062 7.05
455. Incredible Hulk 6 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Teen Brigade and the Metal Master. Last issue.
1,116 0 0 1 3 5 1,107 4.57
456. Marvel Comics Presents 72 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                Wraparound cover. Origin of Wolverine. Weapon X, Shanna, Daredevil & Red Wolf stories. Jackson Guice back cover art.
1,116 0 0 496 330 145 145 9.56
457. Amazing Spider-Man 32 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of Doctor Curt Connors. Doctor Octopus appearance.
1,111 0 0 5 30 60 1,016 7.06
458. Kanan - The Last Padawan 1 (2015, Marvel Comics)
                1st app. of Kanan Jarrus, Ezra Bridger, Chopper (C1-10P), Hera Syndulla, Sabine Wren & Garazeb "Zeb" Orrelios in comics.
1,109 0 0 711 319 45 34 9.70
459. Tales to Astonish 27 (1962, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Ant-Man (Henry Pym, not in costume).
1,107 0 0 0 0 2 1,105 3.97
460. X-Men 115 (1978, Marvel Comics)
                Sauron, Ka-Zar & Zabu appearance. Garokk & Zaladane appearance in flashback.
1,105 0 0 113 216 205 571 8.81
461. X-Men 103 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Black Tom & Juggernaut appearance.
1,101 0 0 64 153 209 675 8.60
462. Daredevil 3 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of the Owl (Leland Owlsley).
1,100 0 0 2 12 28 1,058 6.22
463. X-Men 5 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                Jim Lee & Scott Williams cover. 1st app. of Maverick (Christoph Nord). Omega Red appearance.
1,097 0 0 672 223 94 108 9.62
464. Thor 126 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st issue. Formerly Journey Into Mystery. Thor vs. Hercules.
1,095 0 0 2 10 29 1,054 6.91
465. Amazing Spider-Man 306 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                Black Cat, Humbug & Chameleon appearance. Action Comics #1 cover homage.
1,090 0 2 395 332 146 215 9.44
466. Amazing Spider-Man 293 (1987, Marvel Comics)
                Kraven & Vermin appearance.
1,083 0 2 470 325 119 167 9.49
467. Conan the Barbarian 23 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Red Sonja. Adapted from the Robert E. Howard story.
1,081 0 0 35 124 211 711 8.55
468. New X-Men 128 (2002, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Fantomex. Professor X reveals to the world that he is a mutant.
1,081 0 0 705 223 86 67 9.66
469. Marvel Team-Up 1 (1972, Marvel Comics)
                Spider-Man team-ups begin. Human Torch. Spider-Man saves woman who is eventually revealed as Misty Knight.
1,080 0 0 3 16 82 979 7.79
470. Strange Tales 178 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Magus. Warlock begins. Strange Tales & Warlock in indicia.
1,080 0 0 25 123 168 764 8.48
471. Venom 1 (2018, Marvel Comics)
                Venom #166
1,077 0 0 791 186 53 47 9.72
472. X-Men 114 (1978, Marvel Comics)
                1st use of "Uncanny" in logo. Sauron cameo on last page.
1,076 0 0 85 176 215 600 8.76
473. Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos 13 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Captain America and Bucky appearance. 1st meeting of Nick Fury and Captain America.
1,075 0 0 4 12 27 1,032 6.43
474. Civil War 1 Variant Cover (2006, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of the New Warriors, Speedfreek, Coldheart & Cobalt Man.
1,073 5 18 743 200 67 40 9.72
475. Thanos 13 Lenticular Cover (2018, Marvel Comics)
                1st app. of the Cosmic Ghost Rider. Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars #12 cover homage.
1,068 1 93 844 110 15 5 9.78
476. Amazing Spider-Man 120 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                Hulk appearance.
1,066 0 0 45 114 174 733 8.44
477. Ms. Marvel 1 (2014, Marvel Comics)
                Kamala Khan becomes the new Ms. Marvel.
1,061 0 0 630 216 99 116 9.59
478. Wolverine: The Origin 4 (2002, Marvel Comics) 1,060 0 12 404 406 132 106 9.61
479. Captain America 34 (2008, Marvel Comics)
                2 different covers exist, 1 by Alex Ross & 1 by Steve Epting. James "Bucky" Barnes becomes the new Captain America.
1,058 0 0 893 120 25 20 9.75
480. Strange Tales 169 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Brother Voodoo (Jericho Drumm). 1st issue of Strange Tales since 5/68
1,058 0 0 12 44 77 925 7.58
481. Silk 1 (2015, Marvel Comics) 1,056 0 1 939 76 19 21 9.76
482. Amazing Spider-Man 58 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Professor Spencer Smythe, Spider-Slayer, Ka-Zar and Zabu appearance.
1,055 0 0 8 23 66 958 7.43
483. Thor 339 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Stormbreaker. Beta Ray Bill appearance.
1,054 0 1 558 264 114 117 9.58
484. Ultimates 1 (2002, Marvel Comics)
                Wraparound cover.
1,053 1 7 615 289 55 86 9.68
485. Avengers 257 (1985, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Nebula. Ka-Zar, Shanna, Zabu & Terminus appearance.
1,050 0 0 345 259 157 289 9.33
486. Amazing Spider-Man Annual 16 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of the new Captain Marvel (Monica Rambeau). Avengers appearance.
1,045 0 0 227 305 179 334 9.18
487. Uncanny X-Men 158 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Rogue in title. Starjammers, Mystique & Carol Danvers appearance.
1,043 0 1 305 273 161 303 9.26
488. Avengers 100 (1972, Marvel Comics)
                All past Avengers appear in story. Enchantress and Ares appearance.
1,042 0 0 41 71 128 802 8.07
489. Amazing Spider-Man 289 (1987, Marvel Comics)
                Ned Leeds revealed as Hobgoblin. 1st app. new Hobgoblin (Jack O'Lantern). Kingpin, Rose & Foreigner appearance.
1,041 0 1 243 280 207 310 9.25
490. Civil War 1 Aspen Comics Edition (2006, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of the New Warriors, Speedfreek, Coldheart & Cobalt Man.
1,039 7 42 752 111 31 96 9.75
491. Conan the Barbarian 3 (1971, Marvel Comics)
                Based on the story "Spears of Clontarf" by Robert E. Howard.
1,037 0 0 21 57 106 853 8.02
492. Amazing Spider-Man v2 #30 (2001, Marvel Comics)
                Amazing Spider-Man #471 J. Michael Straczynski storyline begins. 1st appearance of Ezekiel & Morlun.
1,034 0 6 555 293 72 108 9.62
493. Thanos Quest 1 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                In-Betweener, Champion, Gardener & Death appearance. Wraparound cover.
1,033 0 3 664 206 70 90 9.65
494. Black Panther 2 (2005, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Shuri.
1,031 0 0 536 272 119 104 9.59
495. Amazing Spider-Man 162 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Punisher & Nightcrawler appearance. 1st appearance of Jigsaw (William Russo) & Doctor Marla Madison.
1,030 0 0 126 223 185 496 8.83
496. Silver Surfer 14 (1970, Marvel Comics)
                Spider-Man appearance. Letter from Doug Moench.
1,030 0 0 10 52 93 875 7.84
497. Spectacular Spider-Man 27 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                1st Frank Miller Daredevil art. Masked Marauder appearance. Carrion cameo.
1,029 0 1 171 256 198 403 9.09
498. Venom/Deadpool: What If? 1 (2011, Marvel Comics) 1,026 0 0 512 253 118 143 9.56
499. Star Wars 1 Sketch Edition (2015, Marvel Comics)
                Partial blank cover.
1,020 0 0 751 127 55 87 9.71
500. Champions 1 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                Black Widow, Hercules, Ghost Rider, Angel & Iceman form the Champions. Venus, Pluto, Ares & Hippolyta app.
1,019 0 0 111 240 216 452 8.91

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