Most Popular Bronze Age Comic Books

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1
Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars #8
First Spider-Man symbiote / black costume
2
1
Wolverine #1
First solo comic book series; First cameo of Yukio; First appearance of Shingen Harada
3
4
The Amazing Spider-Man #129
First appearance of the Punisher; First appearance of Jackal
4
5
The Amazing Spider-Man #252
First black Spider-Man suit in regular series
5
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Star Wars #1
First issue to comic series; Movie adaptation
6
2
The Incredible Hulk #181
First appearance of Wolverine
7
1
The Omega Men #3
First appearance of Lobo; First appearance of Bedlam
8
2
Ms. Marvel #1
First appearance of Ms. Marvel
9
4
The Incredible Hulk #271
First appearance of Rocket Racoon
10
1
The Savage She-Hulk #1
Origin of She-Hulk; First appearance of She-Hulk
11
1
The New Teen Titans #2
First appearance of Deathstroke The Terminator; First appearance and death of Ravager; First appearance H.I.V.E
12
12
Black Panther #1
First self titled Black Panther on-going series
13
18
The Amazing Spider-Man #238
First appearance of Hobgoblin (Ned Leeds)
14
5
Giant-Size X-Men #1
First appearance of Colossus; First appearance of Storm; First appearance of Nightcrawler; First appearance of Thunderbird; First appearance of new X-Men; Second appearance of Wolverine; First Wolverine in X-Men team
15
14
Tales of the Teen Titans #44
First appearance of Dick Grayson as Nightwing; First appearance of Jericho; Origin of Deathstroke the Terminator
16
6
X-Men #101
First appearance of Phoenix; Phoenix origin concludes
17
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Nova #1
First appearance of Nova; Origin of Nova; First appearance of Rhomann Dey
18
15
DC Comics Presents #26
First appearance of Cyborg; First appearance of Raven; First appearance of Starfire
19
15
Daredevil #168
First appearance of Elektra; Origin of Elektra; Frank Miller begins to script
20
6
The Amazing Spider-Man #194
First appearance of Black Cat
21
9
Thor #337
First appearance of Beta Ray Bill
22
5
Spider-Woman #1
New complete origin and mask added
23
17
Marvel Premiere #15
First appearance of Iron Fist
24
1
The Amazing Spider-Man #121
Death of Gwen Stacy
25
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Avengers Annual #10
First appearance of Rogue; First appearance of Madeline Pryor
26
10
Iron Fist #14
First appearance of Sabretooth
27
1
The Amazing Spider-Man #122
Death of the Green Goblin / Norman Osbourne
28
11
Daredevil #181
Death Of Elektra
29
8
Iron Man #55
First appearance of Thanos; First appearance of Drax the Destroyer; First appearance of Starfox; First appearance of Kronos; First appearance of Mentor
30
5
The New Mutants #1
First issue of The New Mutants
31
13
Hero For Hire #1
First appearance of Luke Cage; Origin of Luke Cage; First appearance of Dr. Noah Burnstein; First appearance of Diamondback; First appearance of Billy Bob Rackham
32
12
The Incredible Hulk #180
First cameo appearance of Wolverine
33
18
X-Men #94
First new team in title series; Second appearance of Colossus; Second appearance of Nightcrawler; Second appearance of Storm; Second appearance of Thunderbird; Third appearance of Wolverine
34
4
Werewolf by Night #32
First appearance of Moon Knight; Origin of Moon Knight
35
15
Marvel Spotlight #5
First appearance of Ghost Rider; First appearance Johnny Blaze; First appearance Zarathos; First appearance Crash Simpson; First appearance Roxanne Simpson
36
146
The Eternals #1
First appearance of The Eternals
37
53
Marvel Preview #4
First appearance of Star-Lord
38
151
Tomb of Dracula #10
First appearance of Blade the Vampire Slayer
39
7
The Spectacular Spider-Man #64
First appearance of Cloak and Dagger; Origin of Cloak and Dagger revealed
40
12
Marvel Spotlight #32
First appearance of Spider-Woman; Origin of Spider-Woman
41
5
X-Men #137
Death of Phoenix
42
137
Marvel Graphic Novel #4
First appearance of New Mutants team; First appearance of Cannonball; First appearance of Wolfsbane; First appearance of Sunspot; First appearance of Psyche
43
54
The Inhumans #1
First self titled comic series
44
15
X-Men #129
First appearance of Kitty Pryde; First appearance of Emma Frost; First appearance of Sebastian Shaw;First appearance of the Hellfire Club; Dark Phoenix Saga begins
45
26
The Amazing Spider-Man #101
First appearance of Morbius The Living Vampire
46
94
G.I. Joe, A Real American Hero #1
Printed on Baxter paper; Based on Hasbro toy
47
2
Shazam! #1
First Captain Marvel in DC Comics; First appearance since Golden Age; First Sivana Family in DC Comics
48
11
X-Men #141
Intro into Days of Future Past story; First new Brotherhood of Evil Mutants; First appearance of Rachel (Phoenix II); Death of Franklin Richards
49
13
Conan the Barbarian #1
First comic book appearance and origin of Conan; Cameo appearance of Kull
50
4
The Spectacular Spider-Man #1
First issue to titled series; First appearance of Edward Lansky
51
10
Wolverine #2
First full appearance of Yukio
52
102
The Forever People #1
First appearance of Forever People; Superman crossover; Kirby Cover art beginning; First appearance of Darkseid; Darkseid story line begins
53
4
Marvel Premiere #1
Origin of Adam Warlock; First appearance as Warlock
54
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Star Wars #42
Part 4 to Empire Strikes Back movie adaptation; First appearance of Boba Fett in comics; First full appearance of Yoda in comics;
55
145
The Defenders #28
First appearance of Starhawk
56
3
Daredevil #131
Origin of Bullseye; First appearance of Bullseye
57
20
The Amazing Spider-Man #100
100th anniversary issue
58
42
The New Teen Titans #1
First official New Teen Titans; Cyborg, Raven & Starfire joins; First appearance of Grant Wilson; First issue to titled series
59
15
Moon Knight #1
First self-titled & on-going series; Origin of Moon Knight; First appearance of Bushman; First appearance of Konshu
60
15
The Avengers #196
 
61
19
Batman #357
First appearance of Jason Todd; First cameo appearance of Killer Croc
62
1
All-Star Comics #58
First appearance of Power Girl
63
7
Marvel Premiere #47
First appearance new Ant-Man (Scott Lang); Second appearance of Scott Lang; Origin of new Ant-Man
64
21
Daredevil #158
 
65
1
Strange Tales #180
 
66
7
Marvel Team-Up #141
 
67
25
Wolverine #4
Death of Shingen Harada; Death of Noburu-Hideki
68
11
Batman #251
 
69
1
Ghost Rider #1
First issue to self-titled series; Cameo appearance of Son of Satan; Third appearance of Witch Woman
70
30
The Uncanny X-Men #142
Days of Future Past story concludes; Deaths of all future X-Men
71
16
X-Men #121
First full appearance of Alpha Flight
72
24
Wolverine #3
Death of Asano Kimura
73
62
Tomb of Dracula #1
First appearance of Dracula; First appearance of Frank Drake; Neal Adams cover art
74
6
Batman #232
First appearance of Rha's al Ghul
75
15
X-Men #120
First cameo appearance of Alpha Flight
76
244
The Avengers #112
 
77
22
The Incredible Hulk #182
First appearance of Wolverine
78
13
Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars #1
First issue in titled series
79
53
Iron Fist #1
First issue to titled series; First appearance of Steel Serpent
80
4
House of Secrets #92
First appearance of Swamp Thing by Berni Wrightson; Swamp Thing cover; Swamp Thing story; Classic cover
81
17
X-Men #135
 
82
14
Green Lantern #76
First Silver Age Marvel comic; Green Arrow and Green Lantern begins in series
83
2
Daredevil #183
Daredevil vs. Punisher
84
88
X-Men #134
Phoenix becomes Dark Phoenix
85
38
X-Men #130
First appearance of Dazzler
86
3
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #134
First appearance of Darkseid
87
74
Transformers #1
First issue in series
88
14
DC Comics Presents #47
 
89
49
The Amazing Spider-Man #135
Second appearance of Punisher
90
16
Howard the Duck #1
Brunner cover art; Spider-Man cross over
91
16
Astonishing Tales #25
First appearance of Deathlok the Demolisher; Full length stories begin
92
122
X-Men #99
 
93
2
Swamp Thing #1
First issue of titled series; Wrightson cover art begins; Origin of Swamp Thing
94
22
Firestorm #1
Origin of Firestorm; First appearance of Firestorm
95
20
Star Wars #4
Part 4 of 6 to A New Hope movie adaptation; Obi-Wan Darth Vader battle
96
7
Strange Tales #178
 
97
63
X-Men #125
 
98
122
The Amazing Spider-Man #239
Second appearance of the Hobgoblin
99
41
Alpha Flight #1
First issue of series by John Byrne
100
95
Marvel Feature #1
First appearance of the Defenders

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