What Do 99 Sketch Cards For Marvel's 75th Anniversary Look Like When You Can't Use The Fantastic Four?

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Well courtesy of Mick and Matt Glebe, this was their contribution to the Marvel 75th Anniversary Sketch Cards.

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Nothing Fourish amongst them.

There were plenty of standard Fantastic Four cards in the base set, but none in the eBayable sketch card offerings – small original pieces of art, often by wannabe comic book creators, commissioned and placed in trading card boxes semi-randomly. And then ebayable for money! Check them all out on eBay. Not a Fantastic Four figure in sight.

Except… one. Somehow a few managed to sneak through. No group shots, no Mr Fantastic or Invisible Woman. But there are these,

$_57 (1) $_35

You could of course argue that this is the original Human Torch, so exempt.

But not this…

$_57

Well done Mr. Prince sir! We don't know how you managed it but… congratulations!

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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