1st Appearance Homages

New Mutants #98 Homage Covers

New Mutants #98 Homage Covers

1st Appearance & 1st Cover Appearance of Deadpool "The Beginning of the End, Pt. 1"Writer: Rob Liefeld & Fabian NiciezaPenciler/Inker: Rob LiefeldCover Artist: Rob Liefeld New Mutants #98 features the first appearance of Deadpool, Marvel's popular anti-hero....

Savage Tales #1 (1971) Homage Covers

Savage Tales #1 (1971) Homage Covers

Conan, the Barbarian, & the First Appearance of Marvel's Man-ThingSavage Tales is a black-and-white adventure/fantasy magazine which began publication in May 1971. The first issue features a memorable painted cover of Conan, the Barbarian, by John Buscema, a...

House of Secrets #92 Homage Covers

House of Secrets #92 Homage Covers

1st Appearance, 1st Cover Appearance & Origin of DC's Swamp Thing "Swamp Thing"Writer: Len WeinPenciler/Inker: Bernie WrightsonCover Artist: Bernie Wrightson & Jack Adler House of Secrets, launched in 1956, was a classic monthly horror anthology from DC Comics...

Marvel Premiere #47 Homage Covers

Marvel Premiere #47 Homage Covers

Marvel Premiere #47 (April 1979) Writer: David MichelinieCover Artist: Bob LaytonPenciller: John ByrneInker: Bob Layton More info coming soon...   Sources: Marvel Fandom (Marvel Premiere #47)Missing Cover? Let us know about it!

Marvel Zombies 2 Homage Covers

Marvel Zombies 2 Homage Covers

Marvel Zombies 2 (December 2007 - April 2008)In Marvel Zombies 2, 40 years have passed since the events of the original Marvel Zombies mini-series and the zombie heroes return to earth after eating just about everything else in the known universe. The Marvel Zombies...

Amazing Spiderman #129 Homage Covers

Amazing Spiderman #129 Homage Covers

The Amazing Spiderman #129 (February 1974) Writer: Gerry Conway Cover Artists: Gil Kane, John Romita, Sr., & Gaspar Saladino Penciller: Ross Andru Inkers: Frank Giacoia & Dave Hunt For many Spiderman collectors, The Amazing Spiderman #129, with a cover date of...

Batman Adventures #12 Homage Covers

Batman Adventures #12 Homage Covers

Batman Adventures #12 (September 1993)Writer: Kelly Puckett Cover Artists: Mike Parobeck Penciller: Mike Parobeck Inker: Rich Burkett The Batman Adventures is a comic book series published by DC Comics from October 1992 - October 1995. The series featured Batman but...

Star Wars #1 (Marvel Comics) Homage Covers

Star Wars #1 (Marvel Comics) Homage Covers

Star Wars (1977) Star Wars is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas, and starring Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Harrison Ford (Han Solo), Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia), Peter Cushing (Governor Tarkin), Alec Guinness (Obi-Wan...

Amazing Spiderman #50 Homage Covers

Amazing Spiderman #50 Homage Covers

The Amazing Spiderman #50 (July 1967)Writer: Stan Lee Cover Artists: John Romita, Sr.; Stan Goldberg; Sam Rosen Penciller: John Romita, Sr. Inker: Mickey Demeo The Amazing Spiderman #50 featuring the 1st appearance of Wilson Fisk, aka the Kingpin.   Sources:...

Amazing Spiderman #238 Homage Covers

Amazing Spiderman #238 Homage Covers

The Amazing Spiderman #238 (March 1983)Writer: Roger SternCover Artist: John Romita, Jr. & John Romita, Sr.Penciller: John Romita, Jr.Inker: John Romita, Sr. The Amazing Spiderman #238, published in March 1983, features the 1st appearance of the Hobgoblin...

The Walking Dead #19 Homage Covers

The Walking Dead #19 Homage Covers

The Walking Dead #19 (June 2005)Writer: Robert KirkmanArtist: Charlie AdlardInker: Cliff Rathburn The Walking Dead #19 introduced Michonne, the ebony katana-wielding fan-favorite character to Robert Kirkman's popular comic series. Readers quickly welcomed Michonne...

Incredible Hulk #1 Homage Covers

Incredible Hulk #1 Homage Covers

The Incredible Hulk #1 (May 1962)Writer: Stan LeeCover & Interior Artist: Jack Kirby Published between The Fantastic Four #1 (October 1961) and Amazing Fantasy #15 (August 1962), The Incredible Hulk #1 (May 1962) -- despite being the first of only 6 issues --...

Avengers #57 Homage Covers

Avengers #57 Homage Covers

Avengers #57 (October 1968)Writer: Roy Thomas Cover Artist: John Buscema and George Klein Interior Artist: John Buscema Avengers #57, published by Marvel Comics in October 1968, features the 1st Silver Age (1956-1975) appearance of the Vision, an android who becomes a...

Amazing Fantasy #15 Homage Covers

Amazing Fantasy #15 Homage Covers

Amazing Fantasy #15 (August 1962)Writer: Stan Lee Cover Artist: Jack Kirby (Penciler) & Steve Ditko (Inks) Interior Artist: Steve Ditko Amazing Fantasy #15 was the final issue of a brief science fiction-fantasy anthology series published by Marvel Comics. The...

Deadpool: Merc with a Mouth Homages

Deadpool: Merc with a Mouth Homages

Movies, Comics & Music (Oh My!)Deadpool, real name Wade Winston Wilson, is a popular fictional character who appeared first in American comic books published by Marvel Comics and was later transported to the big screen, played by Ryan Reynolds. Created by writer...

Action Comics #252 Homage Covers

Action Comics #252 Homage Covers

Action Comics #252 (April 1959) Writer: Otto Binder Cover Artist: Curt Swan, Al Plastino Penciler: Al Plastino Inker: Al Plastino Supergirl, or Kara Zor-El, as we know her today, first appeared in Action Comics #252 as Kara Zor-El. A female superhero counterpart for...

Fantastic Four #1 Homage Covers

Fantastic Four #1 Homage Covers

Fantastic Four #1 (October 1961) Writer: Jack Kirby, Stan Lee Cover Artist: Jack Kirby Penciler: Jack Kirby Inker: George Klein The Fantastic Four, created by Stan Lee and artist Jack "The King" Kirby, first appeared in The Fantastic Four #1 (with a cover date of...

Marvel Zombies Homage Covers

Marvel Zombies Homage Covers

Marvel Zombies (January 2006 - May 2006)The Marvel Zombies concept first appeared in Ultimate Fantastic Four #21-23 (2005). In that run, most of the superheroes on Earth were infected by an alien virus and became flesh-eating zombies. The phenomenon continued with...

Action Comics #1 Homage Covers

Action Comics #1 Homage Covers

Action Comics #1 (June 1938)"Superman, Champion of the Oppressed" (13 Page Story) Writer: Jerry SiegelPenciler: Joe SchusterCover Artist: Joe Schuster Action Comics #1, published by National Allied Publications, launched the super hero genre into the collective...