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So, I recently discovered The Newsstand feature at Mike’s Amazing World. If you’re not familiar with the site, you pick the month and year, and Mike spits out all the comics published that month. It’s the ultimate nostalgia bomb. Lacking anything more important to say, today we’re setting the coordinates for March 1987 (a randomly chosen destination, for sure), when I was 17 years old. Let’s take a look at the edited highlights of what comics I bought that month.

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IT’S NEW COMIC BOOK DAY! But what to read? The staff at Major Spoilers offers up its list of books they are looking forward to, and recommend you do, too!

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Way, way back in the winter of 1942, a waffle-haired young ginger lad earned his own title for the first time, leading to decades of slice-of-life stories in the small town of Riverdale and a vast and varied cast of supporting characters.  Now, it all comes to a close…  Your Major Spoilers review of Archie #666 awaits!

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Press Release This April, four will stand together…one last time! Today, Marvel proudly presents your first look at FANTASTIC FOUR #645 – the oversized, senses shattering final issue! James Robinson and Leonard Kirk are joined by a murderers row of fantastic talent to give the First Family the grandest sendoff of them all!

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Press Release This July, enter an arachnid-infested realm like you’ve never seen as SPIDER-ISLAND #1 crashes into Battleworld this July! Two exciting creative teams bring you two stories per issue jam-packed with wallcrawling and webslinging!

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Several weeks ago, Matthew and I had a discussion over the ending of Archie Comics, and speculated that issue #666 would be the last. Archie Comics released a press release yesterday that confirms our predictions.

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The new Avengers trailer makes much humor of the fact that not EVERYONE is worthy to lift the mighty croquet mallet of Thor.  Of course, one of those suspects has already brandished Mjolnir in the regular comic book continuity.  But which one?  Your Major Spoilers (retro) review of The Mighty Thor #390 awaits! The new Avengers trailer makes much humor of the fact that not EVERYONE is worthy to lift the mighty croquet mallet of Thor.  Of course, one of those suspects has already brandished Mjolnir in the regular comic book continuity.  But which one?  Your Major Spoilers (retro) review of The

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As a fan of the gentleman’s art of wrasslin’, I’ve always had a little bit of love for Peter Parker’s brief career in the squared circle.  But, after years of battling evil, Spider-Man is about to discover the whereabouts of his very first opponent.  Ever wondered whatever happened to Crusher Hogan?  Your Major Spoilers (retro) review of Amazing Spider-Man #271 awaits! As a fan of the gentleman’s art of wrasslin’, I’ve always had a little bit of love for Peter Parker’s brief career in the squared circle.  But, after years of battling evil, Spider-Man is about to discover the whereabouts of

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Here’s a sneak peek of Archie #658 that arrives in stores today.

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Press Release In October 1939, Marvel Comics #1 was unleashed upon the world, creating an entire universe and laying the foundations for decades of boundless myth making. Now, 75 years later, Marvel Comics has grown to become the home of the most recognizable and beloved characters in all of fiction. Celebrate over seven decades of storytelling in the mighty Marvel manner with the Marvel 75th Anniversary Celebration #1 – a new anthology coming to comic shops and digital devices this October!

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Reactivated in a strange future world, Machine Man has been hounded at every turn by lackeys of Sunset Bain, the woman who disassembled him in the first place.  He’s about to show her the error of her ways…  Your Major Spoilers (retro) review of Machine Man #4 awaits!

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Archie Comics sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Archie #648 that arrives in stores this week.

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Archie Comics sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Archie #645, Archie Double Digest #241, and Sonic The Hedgehog #250.

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