Ok, how about this for an idea.  We take it in turns to post a favourite (British spelling) comic cover every day.  This went really well on the comic fan website that I used to frequent.  What we tried to do was find a theme or subject and follow that, until we all got bored with that theme.  I'd like to propose a theme of letters of the alphabet. So, for the remainder of October (only 5 days) and all of November, we post comic cover pictures associated with the letter "A".  Then in December, we post covers pertaining to the letter "B".  The association to the letter can be as tenuous as you want it to be. For example I could post a cover from "Adventure Comics" or "Amazing Spider Man".  However Spider Man covers can also be posted when we're on the letter "S".  Adventure Comic covers could also be posted when we're on the letter "L" if they depict the Legion of Super Heroes.  So, no real hard, fast rules - in fact the cleverer the interpretation of the letter, the better, as far as I'm concerned.

And it's not written in stone that we have to post a cover every day. There may be some days when no cover gets posted. There's nothing wrong with this, it just demonstrates that we all have lives to lead.

If everyone's in agreement I'd like to kick this off with one of my favourite Action Comic covers, from January 1967. Curt Swan really excelled himself here.

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Marvel? - I've found a few...  I agree DC has more but it's not a monopoly.

Another Avengers...

Steve W said:

Marvel? - I've found a few...  I agree DC has more but it's not a monopoly.

So that's why the cover of Justice League Quarterly #8 seemed slightly familiar!  ;-)

Another Justice League!

JLA members* queueing up for a spaceship.

*Actually, fakes. The real JLA out-of-costume are at the bottom

I'm guessing that 'lineups' includes police lineups...

Yeah, most of the few lines I have don't involve two line-ups facing each other:

Richard Willis said:

JLA members* queueing up for a spaceship.

*Actually, fakes. The real JLA out-of-costume are at the bottom

When the May 1963 issue of JLA appeared, comics readers who had been around for a while might have had a sense of déjà vu.  Here's the cover of the January 1954 issue of Mystery in Space (with a much longer lineup!):

That's not the only time that early JLA covers homaged MiS.  For a couple of other examples (not involving lineups) see the "Three of a Kind" discussion.

Not exactly two teams of "super-people" clashing but I like it!

Plus they really don't make a big deal about Supergirl guest-starring, do they?

Another X-Men #100 homage...

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