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    Solar, Man of the Atom #6 (Valiant, 1992). 2/1992 - Solar's discovery of a hidden alien invasion of Earth leads him to deep space where he finds the aliens' hive-like ships that have human hostages and that causes Solar to do something in "First Strike Part Two -- Massacre." Script by Jim Shooter and art by D. David Perlin Stan Drake. Issue also has part six of "Alpha and Omega," a 10-part origin story of Solar Man of the Atom with script by Jim Shooter and art by Barry Windsor-Smith and Bob Layton. Each chapter of the origin story has a two-page pinup. When all 10 two-page pinups are put together, they form a gigantic page of the climax of the origin story.

    Publisher: Valiant
    Category: Modern
    Page Quality: WHITE
    Artists/Writers: Jim Shooter story Don Perlin & Stan Drake art Don Perlin & Bob Layton cover
    Significance: 8 page insert by Barry Windsor-Smith. Spider Aliens appearance.
    CGC census 2/20: 87 in 9.8, none higher.

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