adonisindenver24*7

Total Comic Registry Points: 30,601 Rank: 860
 


adonisindenver24*7's Bio
Won a FF #151 comic book at a spelling bee at the age of 10 at Nolan Middle School in Detroit, Michigan 1976 (tough 'hood). Dad bought a Mighty Samson #2 by Gold Key for me in Nebraska, on the move out to Arvada, Colorado (still have it, in poor condition). In Colorado mom began bringing me a few comic books from her job at Denver General hospital. They were mostly Whitman reprints. After having so much fun reading them, and finding out that they were able to be purchased at the local convenience store, I decided to collect. I only liked the Marvel brand initially, though there were a few DCs I would buy sparingly. I was shocked to find out that they once only costed 12 cents after my best friend gave me his older sister's X-Men #37, I decided to hunt for some. I went to garage sales at first. Then I discovered Mile High Comics, and it was all over! I just wasn't rich enough to buy everything I wanted (my problem still!) I had over 3500 comics by the time I graduated High School, including 161 issues of Thor, the entire Byrne X-Men run & Hulk 181. I sold these to pay for some of my college tuition. I've started & ended collecting several times to date. I buy when I have $$$ and I sell when I'm broke (quite often, esp. since I now have a family w/4 kids). Its still fun, but now I just buy to invest...though it often seems I buy too high and sell too low. Oh well...


    

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A

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Amazing Spider-Man #101-#200 Sumthin Punny Happened... Just one issue so far. 112700 115
Amazing Spider-Man #201-#300 Hobnobbin Just 2 keys so far. 222375 100
Amazing Spider-Man (Complete) Jonah's boy Just 4 Key spideys from differ (...) 305075 246
Astonishing Tales (1970) Offbeat Just my 1 Key book! 121000 27
Avengers #1-#250 Group hug Just 2 of my faves! 10525 146

B

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Batman (Complete) R U Bats? Just My 1 favorite ish 10900 163

D

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Daredevil #1-#157 Kirby's Wood 'n Colan Just my one favorite cover 10900 142
Detective Comics #301-#400 Carmine's Infant Just a couple keys so far 227368 12
Detective Comics #1-#500 Bat-a-ram! 2 significant SA keys 207368 14
Doctor Solar, Man of the Atom (1962) Atomic Mass Units Just one File copy 13150 19

F

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Fantastic Four (Complete) Tha Bombastic Boar! Just a couple S. Surfer Key FF (...) 10600 283
Fantastic Four Lee-Kirby #1-#102 Surfin' USA 10600 224
Flash #105-#350 Frictionless Just one key thus far 101050 87

I

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Incredible Hulk (1968) #102-#474 Jarella's Baby-Daddy! I've just got one! 109375 62
Incredible Hulk #180-#182 Wolverine Tha Inedible Bulk! Just the Mainstay! 1339375 74

J

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Justice League of America (1963) #1-#100 Seriously...Starro? Just one nice key. 11850 77

M

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Marvel Spotlight (1971) Where's Red Wolf? 13120 128
Ms. Marvel #16-#18 Sierra Myst Her 1st full app. 133275 14

S

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Showcase #1-#104 Sho' nuff My 1 favorite Key 10735 85
Superboy Itza boid, itza plane.. 10110 76

T

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Tales of Suspense #39-#99 Cool exec...Heart o' Steel 11300 245
Thor (Complete) Belt of Strength Just my 1 favorite thusfar 1090 226

W

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Wonder Woman #1-#200 Vunderbra! Just the 1 to have in the SA. 10540 61

X

Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
X-Men (1963) #1-#66 Chuck's boyz Just 2 early keys for now. 11638 252
X-Men (1963) (Complete) Mas'ah Mold 10638 241









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