After 99 issues of excessive cleavage, side boobs & hand bras, Vampi finally lets it all show in her 100th issue. The action starts from the first full page by Anton Caravana, who sadly died before this issue was published.
The Amazing Spider-Man #42
1st (face) appearance of Mary Jane
It took Peter and us three issues to finally have a look at Mary Jane, and boy was she a jackpot! John Romita Sr. has stated that in designing Mary Jane, he “used Ann-Margret from the movie Bye Bye Birdie as a guide, using her coloring, the shape of her face, her red hair and her form-fitting short skirts.”
Favourite cover #1 featuring the 1st appearance of Dolphin.
By Jay Scott Pike, this cover has enchanted me from the first time I saw it. It’s amazing-ness comes from its clean and simple background, and the brilliance in depicting the main character as both sexy and mysterious.
Uncanny X-Men #14
Sentinels go skynet!
In their 1st appearance, Bolivar Trask unveils his solution to the mutant menace; the Sentinels. However, things take an unexpected twist when the robot suddenly turns on Trask, stunning him with a ray beam and declaring the Sentinels as superior to humanity.
Vampire Tales #2
1st appearance of Satana
This is a 4-page preview introducing Satana with art by John Romita Sr. The next issue would be her first full feature.
Superman vs The Amazing Spider-Man #1 Treasury edition
Lex Luthor rides on Doctor Octopus
Doc Ock and Lex Luthor breaks out of prison in the first DC/Marvel crossover. You will probably never see a scene like this ever again.
Ms Marvel (v1) #9
1st appearance of Deathbird.
Modok hires Deathbird to kill Ms Marvel. This is also the issue where Ms Marvel’s costume covers her midriff.
Swamp Thing (v2) #64
Swamp Thing love scene
When Swamp Thing has sex, its like Danielle Steel on weed!
Amazing Spider-Man Annual #1
The forming of the Sinister Six
Having broken out of prison, Dr. Octopus gathers Mysterio, Electro, Kraven the Hunter, the Vulture and Sandman to get revenge against Spider-Man as the Sinister Six.
This image is scanned from the Marvel Special Edition Spectacular Spider-Man Treasury edition