Adventure Comics Vol. 1 (1938-2011) DC Comics

Adventure Comics was an American comic book series published by DC Comics from 1938 to 1983 and revived from 2009 to 2011. In its first era, the series ran for 503 issues (472 of those after the title changed from New Adventure Comics ), making it the fifth-longest-running DC series, behind Detective Comics, Action Comics, Superman, and Batman.

Adventure Comics was an American comic book series published by DC Comics from 1938 to 1983 and revived from 2009 to 2011. In its first era, the series ran for 503 issues (472 of those after the title changed from New Adventure Comics ), making it the fifth-longest-running DC series, behind Detective Comics, Action Comics, Superman, and Batman. It was revived in 2009 by writer Geoff Johns with the Conner Kent incarnation of Superboy headlining the title's main feature, and the Legion of Super-Heroes in the back-up story. It returned to its original numbering with #516 (September 2010). The series finally ended with #529 (October 2011), prior to DC's The New 52 company reboot.

Adventure Comics began its nearly 50-year run in December 1935 under the title New Comics, which was only the second comic book series published by National Allied Publications, now DC Comics. The series was retitled New Adventure Comics with its 12th issue in January 1937. Issue 32 (November 1938) saw the title changed again to Adventure Comics, which would remain the book's name for the duration of its existence.


Adventure Comics #388 January, 1970  Lex Luthor tries to train Val Colby to be his secret weapon against Superman, Supergirl, and the forces of law and order.
Adventure Comics #388 January, 1970
Lex Luthor tries to train Val Colby to be his secret weapon against Superman, Supergirl, and the forces of law and order.
Curt Swan, Murphy Anderson Artist.

Adventure Comics #388 Fine+ $25.00
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Adventure Comics #402 February, 1971 Starfire, a villainess, employs handsome con-man Derek Ames to meet Supergirl on the Stanhope campus.
Adventure Comics #402 February, 1971 Starfire, a villainess, employs handsome con-man Derek Ames to meet Supergirl on the Stanhope campus. Artist Mike Sekowsky, Dick Giordano.

Adventure Comics #402 Very Good/Fine $15.00
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Adventure Comics #408 July, 1971  Supergirl encounters the little girl, who says she is looking for her parents. Using her super-vision, Supergirl melts away the container which has held the bodies of her parents, John and Elizabeth Stanley, ever since old man Stanley killed them back in 1918. The little girl has vanished, having found her parents.
Adventure Comics #408 July, 1971 Mike Sekowsky Pencils & Story. Mike Sekowsky, Dick Giordano Cover. Supergirl encounters the little girl, who says she is looking for her parents. Using her super-vision, Supergirl melts away the container which has held the bodies of her parents, John and Elizabeth Stanley, ever since old man Stanley killed them back in 1918. The little girl has vanished, having found her parents. .

Adventure Comics #408 Very Good- $19.99
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Adventure Comics #470. Plastic Man appearance.
Plastic Man Appearance!

Adventure Comics #470 Fine $1.80 SOLD OUT
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