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2001 A Space Odyssey (1976) comic books 1970-1985

  • Issue #1
    2001 A Space Odyssey (1976) 1
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($4.80) will be charged at checkout. It ships immediately from our office.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0962632016

    Written by Jack Kirby. Art by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer. Cover by Jack Kirby and John Verpoorten. The issue starts in the distant past where the monolith instructs a hunter on how to craft a spear and then shifts to the future where two astronauts discover an alien ruin. One of the astronauts is killed by a creature, but the other, Woodrow Decker, is transported into a pastoral countryside by the monolith. Here he rapidly ages until he dies and is converted by the monolith into an embryo-type creature referred to as a 'new seed' to explore the galaxy. Based on concepts from the film by Stanley Kubrick & Arthur C. Clarke. Comics ad for the Juicemobiles shoes from Spot-bilt, featuring O.J. Simpson, art by John Romita. Hostess Twinkies ad with Spider-Man, art by Ross Andru and Mike Esposito. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #2
    2001 A Space Odyssey (1976) 2

    Written by Jack Kirby. Art by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer. Cover by Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott. In the past, Vira discovers the Monolith and it inspires her to dominate her tribe. In the future, Vera also discovers the Monolith, and it transforms her into a cosmic seed that goes forth into the universe. Based on concepts from the film by Stanley Kubrick & Arthur C. Clarke. The Six Million Dollar Man toys ad. Ad for Spider-Man, Power Man, Captain America, and The Hulk book covers. Ad for clothes and towels with Marvel characters on them. FOOM ad. Hostess Fruit Pies ad with Hulk, art by Dave Cockrum. Ad for Spider-Man and Captain America Ricochet Racers. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #3
    2001 A Space Odyssey (1976) 3

    Written by Jack Kirby. Art by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer. Cover by Jack Kirby and John Verpoorten. Egel is captured by Marak and his band. The Monolith shows Marak of Queen Jalessa, and Egel builds him weapons so he can capture her. Based on concepts from the film by Stanley Kubrick & Arthur C. Clarke. Hostess Fruit Pies ad, art by Dave Cockrum. Spider-Man and Captain America Ricochet Racers ad. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #4
    2001 A Space Odyssey (1976) 4

    Written by Jack Kirby. Art by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer. Cover by Jack Kirby and Frank Giacoia. Marik reaches the land of Jalessa and becomes queen. In 2001, a space station orbiting Mars is doomed to destruction by a meteor strike. The monolith rescues Herb Marik and transpors him to an area similar to Jalessa's kingdom. Based on concepts from the film by Stanley Kubrick & Arthur C. Clarke. 36 pages, full color. $0.30. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #5
    2001 A Space Odyssey (1976) 5

    Written by Jack Kirby. Art by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer. Cover by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer. In the year 2040, The Monolith appears to Harvey Norton and convinces him to leave the city and join the space force, where he makes a startling discovery orbiting around Neptune. Hostess Cup Cakes ad with Spider-Man. Based on concepts from the film by Stanley Kubrick & Arthur C. Clarke. 36 pages, full color. $0.30. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #6
    2001 A Space Odyssey (1976) 6

    Written by Jack Kirby. Art by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer. Cover by Jack Kirby. Harvey Norton joins up with the space exploration after encountering the monolith in 2040. While in Neptunes orbit, Harvey and his teammates find a capsule containing an alien female. Based on concepts from the film by Stanley Kubrick & Arthur C. Clarke. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #7
    2001 A Space Odyssey (1976) 7

    Written by Jack Kirby. Art by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer. Cover by Jack Kirby and Frank Giacoia. The passing of Gordon Pruett allows the monolith to bring the New Seed into existence. The New Seed travels the universe, first seeing the death of life on one planet and helping life begin on another planet. Hostess snack cake ad with Captain America. Based on concepts from the film by Stanley Kubrick & Arthur C. Clarke. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #8
    2001 A Space Odyssey (1976) 8
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.45) will be charged at checkout. It ships immediately from our office.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1465788019
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.90) will be charged at checkout. It ships immediately from our office.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0958504014
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($6.00) will be charged at checkout. It ships immediately from our office.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1206280001
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.46) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.90) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by mycomicshop's experienced graders and ships immediately from our office.

    Written by Jack Kirby. Art by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer. Cover by Jack Kirby and John Verpoorten. Doctor Stack treated a robot man with respect and treated him as a son, but when the military decided to end the project, Doctor Stack gave his life to see that the robot survived. Based on concepts from the film by Stanley Kubrick & Arthur C. Clarke. Hostess Twinkies ad with Spider-Man, pencils by Ross Andru. Spalding Basketballs ad with Dr. J (Julius Erving) and Rick Barry, art by Jack Davis. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #9
    2001 A Space Odyssey (1976) 9

    Written by Jack Kirby. Art by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer. Cover by Jack Kirby and Frank Giacoia. Mister Machine is allowed to leave the military installation he is held captive in. Once outside he is attacked by Mister Hotline. Based on concepts from the film by Stanley Kubrick & Arthur C. Clarke. Hostess snack cake ad with Spider-Man. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #10
    2001 A Space Odyssey (1976) 10

    Written by Jack Kirby. Art by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer. Cover by Jack Kirby and Mike Royer. Mister Hotline captures Mister Machine and turns him over to the Mind Monitor. Based on concepts from the film by Stanley Kubrick & Arthur C. Clarke. Cover price $0.30.