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Inspired Covers

Who doesn't love a good cover swipe or homage or whichever word you choose.  In this category there are quite a few pulled from multiple comics so you don't get tired of seeing the same one, over and over and over...

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  • Cover swipe of Action Comics #1 by Todd McFarlane
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  • Cover art by Jackson Guice is an homage to Action Comics #1
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  • Retelling of G.I.Joe #61 with new story and cover art by Todd McFarlane
  • Cover homage to Spider-Man #1 (1990)
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  • Cover swipe of Amazing Fantasy #15
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  • Cover art by Drew Struzan is an homage to Action Comics #1
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  • Cover art by Ed McGuinness that pays homage to Action Comics #1
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  • 1st appearance of Gentle, a mutant from Wakanda
  • Cover homage to Uncanny X-Men #171 (1983)
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  • Cover swipe of Crime Suspenstories #22 (EC Comics, 1954)
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  • Variant cover art by Casey Coller
  • Cover swipe of Batman: The Killing Joke
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  • Variant cover art by Mike Choi (1:50)
  • Cover is an homage to Captain America Annual #8
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  • Variant second print cover art by James SIlvani
  • Cover inspired by The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller
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  • Cover art by Arthur Suydam is an homage to Wolverine #1
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  • Variant cover art by Ian Brill offered exclusively at the San Diego Comic Con
  • Cover art inspired by The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller
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  • Variant cover art by Sabrina Alberghetti
  • Cover is an homage to Batman #1
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  • Variant cover art by James Silvani
  • Cover art inspired by Batman #227 by Neal Adams and Detective Comics #31 by Bob Kane
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  • Cover art is an homage to Batman The Killing Joke
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  • 1st cameo appearance of Id, the Selfish Moon
  • Cover inspired by Jim Steranko's 'Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.' #6
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  • Variant cover art by Ryan Meinerding
  • Cover is an homage to X-Men #1
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  • Variant cover art by Ed McGuinness (1:50)
  • Cover is an homage to Amazing Spider-Man #121
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  • Variant cover art by Patrick Zircher
  • Cover is an homage to Daredevil #181
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  • Variant cover art by Alan Davis (1:50)
  • Cover is an homage to The Incredible Hulk #1
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  • Variant cover art by John Tyler Christopher (1:50)
  • Cover is an homage to Uncanny X-Men #101
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  • Variant cover art by Greg Horn (1:50)
  • Cover swipe of Ultimate Spider-Man #1
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  • Variant cover art by Marc Silvestri (1:50)
  • Cover is an homage to Iron Man #128
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  • Variant cover art by Amanda Conner (1:50)
  • Cover is an homage to Giant Size X-Men #1
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  • Variant cover art by Mike Perkins(1:50)
  • Cover is an homage to New Mutants #87
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  • Variant cover art by David Yardin (1:50)
  • Cover is an homage to Iron Man v3 #76
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  • Variant cover art by Nick Roche
  • Justice League #1 cover swipe
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  • Variant cover art by Khoi Pham (1:50)
  • Cover is an homage to the cover of Spider-Man #1 by Todd McFarlane
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  • Variant cover art by Gerald Parel (1:50)
  • Cover is an homage to Uncanny X-Men #141
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  • Variant cover art by Alex Maleev (1:50)
  • Cover is an homage to Amazing Fantasy #15
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  • Variant cover art by Ron Garney (1:50)
  • Cover is an homage to Incredible Hulk #377
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  • Variant cover art by Patrick Zircher (1:50)
  • Cover is an homage to Thor #337
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  • Variant cover art by Michael Lark
  • Cover swipe of Wolverine: The Origin #1
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  • Cover swipe of The Savage Dragon #1
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  • Variant cover art by Todd McFarlane (1:25)
  • Savage Dragon #1 cover swipe
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  • Variant cover art by Todd McFarlane (1:50)
  • Youngblood #1 cover swipe
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  • Cover swipe of The Amazing Fantasy #15
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  • Variant cover art by David Mack (1:25)
  • Cover is an homage to Daredevil #182
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  • Cover art by Todd McFarlane paying homage to Batman #423
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  • Cover swipe of Spider-Man #1
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  • Cover homage to Iron Man #128 "Demon In A Bottle"
  • 1st appearance of Vetis, a demon
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  • Cover swipe of X-Men #251
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  • Variant cover art by Gabriele Dell'Otto (1:25)
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  • Cover swipe of Action Comics #421
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  • Variant cover art by Nick Bradshaw (1:25)
  • Homage to Todd McFarlane's Spider-Man #1
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  • Variant cover art by Ron Lim (1:15)
  • Cover is an homage to Tomb of Dracula #1
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  • Variant cover art by Greg Hildebrandt is an homage to Captain America Comics #1 (1:50)
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  • Variant cover art by Tom Grummett (1:10)
  • Cover homage to Incredible Hulk #181
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  • Second printing
  • Cover swipe of Action Comics #1
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  • Variant second print cover art
  • Cover swipe of Crisis on Infinite Earths #7
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  • Variant cover art by Val Rodrigues paying homage to Swamp Thing #9
  • Second printing
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  • Variant cover art by Matthew Waite
  • Cover swipe of Incredible Hulk #181 in the style of an 16-bit video game
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  • Variant cover art by Jamal Campbell limited to 3,000 copies
  • Cover swipe of New Mutants #98
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  • Variant cover art by Gerardo Sandoval (1:25)
  • Homage to Spider-Man #1 (8/90)
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  • Variant cover art by Nick Spencer
  • Cover swipe of 'The Amazing Spider-Man' #300 by Todd McFarlane in the style of a 16-bit video game
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  • Variant cover art by Clayton Crain
  • 1st cover appearance of Spider-Man Earth-1048 (Playstation 4)
  • Cover homage to Amazing Spider-Man #129
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  • Variant cover art by Matthew Waite
  • Cover homage to New Mutants #98
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  • Final issue
  • Cover is an homage to Web of Spider-Man #32
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  • Variant second printing paying homage to Dave McKean's Sandman #1
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  • Variant cover art by Alex Cormack paying homage to 'The Amazing Spider-Man' #238
  • Limited to 700 copies
  • Available at GSUS Comics
  • ***sales value reflects the cost of the issue
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  • Variant cover by Adam Hughes that pays homage to Superman #32
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  • Variant cover art by Alex Cormack paying homage to 'The Fantastic Four' #12
  • Limited to 600 copies
  • Available at GSUS Comics
  • ***sales value reflects the cost of the issue
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  • Variant cover art by Dave Gibbons
  • Cover art is an homage to Watchmen #1 also by Dave Gibbons
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  • Variant cover art by Alex Ross paying homage to Detective Comics #27