Marvel Spotlight #8 (Marvel second series, Frank Miller, 1980)

Category Collectibles Comics Bronze Age (1970-83) Superhero Other Bronze Age Superheroes

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Modified Item No

Country/Region Of Manufacture United States

Issue Number #8

Certification Uncertified

Main Character Captain Marvel

Series Marvel Spotlight (2nd series)

Grade 8.0 VF

Year 1980

Publication Date September 1980

Signed No

Publisher Marvel

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The first volume of _Marvel Spotlight_ ended in 1977 after 33 issues and many memorable characters, including Ghost Rider, Son of Satan, Spider Woman, and Moon Knight. This second series was launched in 1979 featuring Captain Marvel and would include other characters, such as Star-Lord and Captain Universe. Unfortunately, this new incarnation would not prove as popular among readers as the first and would end after 11 issues.
This September 1980 issue is notable as an early example of Frank Miller's non-_Daredevil_ artwork in the main story and the cover. It is unusual to see Miller connected with a sci-fi series, and even more so to show so many influences from Jim Starlin! See photo for details of condition and please message me if you'd like additional photos. Of course I'd be happy to combine shipping with any of my other items (you may message me for an updated invoice or I can refund any extra shipping paid).

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