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Poll: Who is your favorite Hulk?

The not-so-jolly green giant isn’t the only gamma-irradiated hero rampaging around the Marvel Universe. Which Hulk is your favorite?

Who is your favorite Hulk?

  • Hulk (Bruce Banner) (69%, 41 Votes)
  • She-Hulk (Jennifer Walters) (24%, 14 Votes)
  • Red Hulk (General Ross) (3%, 2 Votes)
  • Skaar, Son of Hulk (2%, 1 Votes)
  • Other (add in comments) (2%, 1 Votes)
  • Red Hulk II (General Maverick) (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Red She-Hulk (Betty Ross) (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 59

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Last Week’s Results:

What is the most important first appearance?

  • Amazing Fantasy #15 (Spider-Man) (27%, 18 Votes)
  • Action Comics #1 (Superman) (25%, 17 Votes)
  • Avengers #4 (Captain America post-WWII) (15%, 10 Votes)
  • Fantastic Four #1 (13%, 9 Votes)
  • Detective Comics #27 (Batman) (13%, 9 Votes)
  • All-Star Comics #8 (Wonder Woman) (3%, 2 Votes)
  • Other (add in comments) (3%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 67

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The Incredible Hulk #181
Hulk 181 = the first appearance of Wolverine


Posted May 07, 2018 by Patrick

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Sidekick Store Special for 12/13/2017

Hulk Season One HC



(W) Fred Van Lente (A) Tom Fowler (CA) Julian Totino Tedesco
New York Times bestseller Fred Van Lente (AMAZING SPIDER-MAN) and acclaimed artist Tom Fowler (VENOM) retell the beginnings of the green goliath for a new generation! This is the definitive origin of the Hulk – as well as Betty Ross, now Red She-Hulk; and General “Thunderbolt” Ross, now the avenging Red Hulk! Plus: Gamma Base, Rick Jones and the introduction of a new Hulk villain that will continue to haunt both him and his alter ego, Dr. Bruce Banner, in present continuity! Also includes INCREDIBLE HULK (2011) #1.

Cover Price $24.99

Sale Price $5.00 each

Posted December 11, 2017 by Patrick

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Sidekick Store Special for 9/13/2017

Marvel Masterworks Hulk Volume 3

Marvel Masterworks INCREDIBLE HULK TP VOL 03


(W) Stan Lee, Gary Friedrich (A) Various (CA) Marie Severin
Brace yourself, True Believer, the Hulk is smashing his way into another monster-sized Masterworks! It’s not a happy Hulk, but it is an action-packed Hulk you’ll see face off against the Boomerang, the android Hulk-Killer – and the Abomination, in his classic first appearance! That’s only the warm-up, though! The cosmos itself shudders when the strongest man-like being in the Marvel U. battles the Silver Surfer, the Sub-Mariner and the Mighty Thor! It’s action and adventure as only Stan Lee and a host of incomparable Marvel Age artists – from Marie Severin and John Buscema to Gil Kane and Bill Everett – can bring you! Collecting INCREDIBLE HULK (1968) #102 and material from TALES TO ASTONISH (1959) #80-101.

Cover Price $24.99

Sale Price $7.00

Posted September 11, 2017 by Patrick

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New Release Pick of the Week for 8/2/2017

Generations: Banner Hulk and Totally Awesome Hulk #1

Generations: Banner Hulk and Totally Awesome Hulk #1

Marvel Comics

(W) Greg Pak (A) Matteo Buffagni (CA) Jorge Molina
BRUCE BANNER. AMADEUS CHO. Both have carried the curse of the Hulk. Now they come face-to-face at last – but will they meet as friends or foes?

Fan-favorite Hulk scribe GREG PAK is joined by red-hot artist MATTEO BUFFAGNI (X-MEN BLUE) for a time-bending tale that will finally answer the question on everyone’s minds: WHO IS THE STRONGEST ONE THERE IS?

Rated T+


Posted July 31, 2017 by Patrick

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Sidekick Store Special for 4/12/2017

Hulk: Return of the Monster



(W) Bruce Jones, Brian Azzarello (A) John Romita & Various (CA) Kaare Andrews
Bruce Banner thought he’d finally tamed his inner beast – until the Hulk’s latest rampage resulted in a child’s death. His face plastered on news broadcasts nationwide, Banner is a man on the run. Hunted by police and a pair of deadly assassins – and aided only by the elusive “Mr. Blue” – will the beleaguered scientist resort to deadly force to escape his pursuers? Plus: What does it feel like to bear the guilt of responsibility for the death and devastation caused by the Hulk? Banner is finally prepared to end it all with a gun at his temple, but the mysterious, gamma-irradiated government operative Doc Samson wants justice for the Hulk’s actions – and he’s not about to let Banner slip away so easily. Collecting INCREDIBLE HULK (2000) #34-39 and STARTLING STORIES: BANNER #1-4.
264 PGS./Parental Advisory

Cover Price $29.99

Sale Price $8.00

Posted April 10, 2017 by Patrick

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Sidekick Store Special for 12/28/2016

World War Hulk

World War Hulk TPB


(W) Greg Pak (A) John Romita, Jr. (CA) David Finch

An epic story of anger unbound! Exiled by a group of Marvel “heroes” to the savage alien planet of Sakaar, the Hulk raged, bled and conquered through the pages of last year’s “Planet Hulk” epic, rising from slave to gladiator to king. Now the Hulk returns to Earth to wreak his terrible vengeance on Iron Man, Reed Richards, Dr. Strange and Black Bolt ? and anyone else who gets in the way. Stronger than ever, accompanied by his monstrous Warbound gladiator allies, and possessed by the fiercest and purest rage imaginable, the Hulk may just tear this stupid planet in half. Collecting WORLD WAR HULK #1-5.
224 PGS./Rated A

Cover Price $24.99

Sale Price $6.00

Posted December 27, 2016 by Patrick

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Sidekick Store Special for 11/16/2016




(W) Jason Aaron (A) Mike Choi & Various (CA) Marc Silvestri
Marvel Architect Jason Aaron joins forces with legendary artist Marc Silvestri! The Hulk and Bruce Banner are now separate entities – but Bruce wants the Hulk back. The Hulk is assigned to take Banner down, but Bruce isn’t going without a fight. As the Hulk makes an alliance with mad scientist hunter Amanda Von Doom that changes his destiny forever, Banner unleashes his army of Hulked-out monsters! It all culminates in the fight everyone’s been waiting for: HULK VS. BANNER! Collecting INCREDIBLE HULK (2011) #1-7 and material from FEAR ITSELF #7.

Cover Price $34.99

Sale Price $9.00

Posted November 15, 2016 by Patrick

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