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June 28, 2011

Comic Book Cover Swipes Exposed #65 Avengers

Filed under: Swiped: Comic Book Cover Swipes Exposed! — Doorman @ 10:47 am

After looking at hundreds of comic book covers, it becomes quickly apparent that not every cover is 100% original. Whether done intentionally or even underhandedly, there’s something about uncovering these “swipes” that adds a new element of fun to reading and collecting comics.

The Secret Invasion tie-ins were filled with classic cover swipes. This one looks to a bronze age Avengers story guest-starring Captain Marvel.

Avengers #89
Avengers #89
June 1971
Sal Buscema
Mighty Avengers #19
Mighty Avengers #19
December 2008
Marko Djurdjevic

On Ebay: Avengers | Ant-Man | Secret Invasion
On AtomicAvenue: Avengers | Secret Invasion | Tales to Astonish

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