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Weekly Cover Contest #180 - Falling For You11120

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New check mark votes for WEEKLY COVER CONTEST:
You vote three check marks for your FIRST favorite
Two check marks for the SECOND favorite
One check mark for the THIRD favorite.
You do not need to vote for three covers, but it is strongly encouraged!!! Let's have fun with this!!!


A new theme will be chosen each week, so participants must find a comic book that fits the theme

- One entry (one book) per person.
- Must be a real comic book in circulation.
- Magazine size books are also okay.
- The book does not have to be in your collection.
- Variants are acceptable.
- The previous winner is allowed to win in this contest.

Each week we will vote on who had the best cover.

- Friday begins the new contest.
- Wednesday at 12 noon EST is the cutoff which starts voting that will go through Thursday at 11:59 PM EST.
- Please vote through the built-in "three check marks" system.
- Don't vote early.
- The winner will be the cover with the most check marks.
- Vote three check marks for a favorite, two for the second favorite and one for the third favorite.

The winner will choose the next theme and begin a new thread.

In the event of a tie, the deciding factor will be if the entry was of a book in a CBCS slab. If both books are in a CBCS slab (or neither are) then the cover with the most three star votes wins. If they are still tied, then the one with the most 2 star votes wins. If the tie remains, then a sudden death contest will decide the winner. All tied contestants are to enter a new cover based upon the theme of that contest. At 9 pm EST, Friday, the cover with the most votes wins.

Re-post these rules in your new thread to keep them easy to find and for new folks who want to play.

Week 01 - Genesis (winner @Darkga)
Week 02 - Madness (winner @Maverick)
Week 03 - The Horror (winner @Helric1)
Week 04 - Robots (winner @Darkga)
Week 05 - Femme Fatale (winner @Jeremy_K)
Week 06 - Pets (winner @Despain)
Week 07 - Outer Space (winner @Helric1)
Week 08 - Water (winner @AndyRexia)
Week 09 - Death (winner @esaravo)
Week 10 - Dragons (winner @steveinthecity)
Week 11 - Sports (winner @esaravo)
Week 12 - Catfight (winner @BigRig)
Week 13 - Weapons (winner @dielinfinite)
Week 14 - Alternate Timelines (winner @Jesse_O)
Week 15 - Swords (winner @JLS_Comics)
Week 16 - Merry Christmas! (winner @RyanHicks)
Week 17 - Weddings! (winner @AndyRexia)
Week 18 - The Kiss (winner @Despain)
Week 19 - Iconic Vehicles (winner @D84)
Week 20 - The Punch (winner @Neoheroka)
Week 21 - Smoking (winner @Sirtoddington)
Week 22 - Politics (winner @Studley_Dudley)
Week 23 - Cover Homage/Swipe (winner @DarthLego)
Week 24 - Master of Evil/The Villain (winner @Jesse_O)
Week 25 - Lions, Tigers and Bears, oh my!!(winner @VaComicsGuy)
Week 26 - Reflections (winner @Darkga)
Week 27 - The Wild Wild West (winner @Helric1)
Week 28 - SKULLS!! (winner @Jesse_O)
Week 29 - Your First Comic (winner @vacaboca)
Week 30 - HaHaHaHa (winner @shrewbeer)
Week 31 - POWER UP! (winner @kaptainmyke)
Week 32 - KUNG FU FIGHT! (winner @VaComicsGuy)
Week 33 - WAR (winner @DrChaos)
Week 34 - YOU AIN'T NOTHIN BUT A HOUND DOG (Winner @Towmater)
Week 35 - BEST USE OF A CAPE (winner @DarthLego)
Week 36 - THAT BITES! (winner @DrChaos)
Week 37 - GOLDEN AGE (winner @Darkga)
Week 38 - BROMANCE (winner @DarthLego)
Week 39 - SHARK WEEK!!! (winner @Darkga)
Week 40 - Star Wars 40th Anniversary (winner @JLS_Comics)
Week 41 - Bad Weather (winner @RyanHicks)
Week 42 - HOT HOT HOT! (winner @DarthLego
Week 43 - COLD AS ICE! (winner @D84)
Week 44 - Animals (winner @DarthLego)
Week 45 - Gunslingers!(winner @esaravo)
Week 46 - Double Vision (winner @vacaboca)
Week 47 - Wrapper's Delight (winner @Darkga)
Week 48 - Frak, Marry, Kill (winner @Watcher)
Week 49 - Symbolic Defeat of a Hero (winner @Thanatos)
Week 50 - Yer a wizard, Harry (winner @Atakmunky7)
Week 51 - Unlikely Pairings (winner @Thanatos)
Week 52 - New 52 Battle Royale (winner @DielInfinite)
Week 53 - The Team! (winner @shrewbeer)
Week 54 - Golden Age Free-For-All!!! (winner @esaravo)
Week 55 - Double Cover Continuity (Winner @Vacomicsguy)
Week 56 - Courtrooms (winner @DrChaos)
Week 57 - The Horror! (winner @martymann)
Week 58 - Motorcycle covers (winner @DrChaos)
Week 59 - Archery (Winner @jlscomics)
Week 60 - Witches, Ghosts (winner @VaComicsGuy)
Week 61 - Zombies (Winner @jlscomics)
Week 62 - Ragnarok (winner @Deadpoolica)
Week 63 - 1963 (winner @helric1)
Week 64 - Let's Go To The Beach! (Winner @GeeWiz)
Week 65 - Damsel in Distress! (Winner @shrewbeer)
Week 66 - Hell! (Winner @Jesse_O)
Week 67 - Winter is here! (Winner @Darkga)
Week 68 - Babies - (Winner @shrewbeet)
Week 69 - Merry Christmas! (Winner @Helric1)
Week 70 - Things with Wings (Winner @zombiebigfoot)
Week 71 - VARIANTS (shared win @comicsforme@shrewbeer)
Week 72 - Upcoming Movies (Winner @jlscomics)
Week 73 - Upgrades! (Winner @Helric1)
Week 74 - Music (Winner @Foghorn_Sam)
Week 75 - Background Circles (Winner @helric1)
Week 76 - Non-Fictional Characters (Winner @conditionfreak)
Week 77 - Cops (winner @shrewbeer)
Week 78 - BANNED CAMP!(winner @DrChaos)
Week 79 - Do I make you Horny? (winner @helric1)
Week 80 - It's Electric! (winner @Jesse_O)
Week 81 - Photo Covers (winner @dshel61)
Week 82 - It's About Time (winner @Odins_Raven
Week 83 - Leaps and Bounds (winner @conditionfreak)
Week 84 - Sweat (winner @helric1)
Week 85 - Feats of Strength (winner @DrChaos)
Week 86 - Medieval Times (winner @dshel61)
Week 87 - What's Bugging You? (winner @esaravo)
Week 88 - Ancient Egypt (winner @GeeWiz)
Week 89 - Amusement Parks (winner @shrewbeer)
Week 90 - Newsstand is Dead (winner @dielinfinite)
Week 91 - Mirror Match (winner @Jesse_O)
Week 92 - Ambush Time!!! (winner @Odins_Raven)
Week 93 - Sunny Daze (winner @Savage_Spawn)
Week 94 - Gambling (winner @Jesse_O)
Week 95 - Airplanes (winner @DrChaos)
Week 96 - Hello Nurse! (winner @Helric1)
Week 97 - Shadowy Figures (winner @martymann)
Week 98 - Pirates (winner @MR_SigS)
Week 99 - Surrounded In A Circle (winner @Odins_Raven)
Week 100 - 100th Issues (winner @DrChaos)
Week 101 - There is No Eye in Team (winner @GAC)
Week 102 - Swords and Sandals (winner @DrChaos)
Week 103 - A Day at the Beach (winner @esaravo)
Week 104 - Do You Believe in Magic? Winner @Jesse_O)
Week 105 - Sneaky Snake (Winner @zombiebigfoot)
Week 106 - EPIC SHOWDOWNS!!(Winner @JLS_Comics)
Week 107 - Giant Sized (Winner @Studley_Dudley)
Week 108 - Sports! (Winner @helric1)
Week 109 - SKULLS (Winner @RyanHicks)
Week 110 - Gimmicks (Winner @martymann)
Week 111 - Parachutes (Winner @Watcher)
Week 112 - Halloween (Winner @DrChaos)
Week 113 - Pre-code Crime (Winner @seanw)
Week 114 - In Restraints (Winner @Darkseid_of_town)
Week 115 - Female Magicians Sorcerers or Enchanters (Winner @Zombiebigfoot)
Week 116 - Distant Lands... (Winner @martymann)
Week 117 - Dogs in Action! (Winner @GAC)
Week 118 - KIRB(Y) Your Enthusiasm (Winner @seanw)
Week 119 - Dinosaurs! (Winner @Darkseid_of_town)
Week 120 - Just For The Hela Of It/Women of Thor-verse (Winner @Dshel61)
Week 121 - Hating Winter (Winner @GAC)
Week 122 - UFO! UFOS Everywhere! (Winner @jlscomics)
Week 123 - FUTURE SHOCK! (Winner @GAC)
Week 124 - The Devil (Winner @earthshaker01)
Week 125 - Gangsters or Gun Molls (Winner @esaravo)
Week 126 - Ridiculous Villians (Winner @GAC)
Week 127 - Real People (Winner @OGJackster)
Week 128 - Love & Marriage & Romance (Winner @Sagii)
Week 129 - Chasing Classic Cars (Winner @OGJackster)
Week 130 - SOTI Headlights to Horror (Winner @DrChaos)
Week 131 - In the Jungle, The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Winner @Zombiebigfoot)
Week 132 - The One & Only CAPTAIN MARVEL! (Winner @dshel61)
Week 133 - BATTER UP! (Winner @GAC)
Week 134 - The Sidekick Needs Love Too!! (Winner @Jesse_O)
Week 135 - Villain Gangs!! (Winner @brysb)
Week 136 - Tattered Costumes!! (Winner @Brocknation)
Week 137- 1st appearances! (Winner @MR_SigS)
Week 138- The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated! (Winner @GAC)
Week 139 - These Boots are Made for Walking! (Winner @DrChaos)
Week 140- The Sincerest Form of Flattery (Winner @Karlhungus)
Week 141- 2nd Appearances! (Winner @MR_SigS)
Week 142 - Larger Than Life!! (Winner @esaravo)
Week 143 - Imprisoned Behind Bars (Winner @sagii)
Week 144 - Blonde Ambition (Winner @GanaSoth)
Week 145 - EC Comics (Winner @esaravo)
Week 146 - Let's Have a Picnic! (Winner @Sagii)
Week 147 - Set Sail: Boats and Ships (Winner @Pre_Coder)
Week 148 - Jim Starlin Covers (Winner @GAC)
Week 149 - Helmets! (Winner @Jesse_O)
Week 150 - Movie Poster Covers (winner @VaComicsGuy)
Week 151 - Ducks (winner @poka)
Week 152 - Vampirella (winner @Pre_Coder)
Week 153 - All Choked Up (winner @Ganasoth)
Week 154 - Sea Creatures VS Man (winner @Lenovations)
Week 155 - Raising Kane (winner @xkonk)
Week 156 - Rookie Mistake (winner @GAC)
Week 157 - LaserBeams/Energy Blasts (winner @Jesse_O)
Week 158 - Crosses (winner @Lenovations)
Week 159 - Evil Twin (winner @Siggy)
Week 160 - Wizards (winner @Sagii)
Week 161 - TRAINS, all aboard! (winner @DrWatson)
Week 162 - Welcome to the GRAVEYARD Shift (winner @Paint_Monk)
Week 163 - Battle of the MONSTERS! (winner @CatCovers)
Week 164 - Creepy Crawlies (winner @Pre_Coder)
Week 165 - Capital Punishment (winner @seanw)
Week 166 - The Circus is in Town! (winner @daywalker)
Week 167 - Sex Sells! (winner @esaravo)
Week 168 - Keeping it Holy, Priests and Nuns (winner @seanw)
Week 169 - Give me your SILVER (winner @Mountie73)
Week 170 - Skeletons in the Closet! (winner @peterc777)
Week 171 - To the Moon, Alice! (winner @CatCovers)
Week 172 - Better Watch Out! All Things Santa (@Mountie73)
Week 173 - What Christmas Means To Me (@Mountie73)
Week 174 - The Cartoons That Made Us! (@DrWatson)
Week 175 - Mushroom, Clouds That Is. Bombs. Explosions. (winner @Helric1)
Week 176 - It's not easy being green (winner @Doog - @esaravo 1st runner up)
Week 177 - Seeing RED! (winner @esaravo)
Week 178 - The Search for Oak Island Treasure (winner @Pre_Coder)
Week 179 - Read Em and Weep (winner @helric1)

This week - covers with someone falling in some way. Because valentines day is coming up I guess.
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Maybe the oldest comic that will be in this thread. Maybe.

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I debated between this one and another. Poor, poor Bucky. It doesn't look good for our fav sidekick.


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I should win for sheer number of people falling!


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@Jabberwookie I almost accidentally voted early on your entry because of your comment. LOL
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This was on my list of contests to do...
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I *almost* went with a similar Frank Miller Daredevil cover from the same era, but decided - since Ed has F.M. DD covered already - to give some love to an early Lee Weeks cover. (And that Daredevil #161 is one of my favorites from Miller's run, anyway, so that's hard to beat.)

I'll also note "Catch me now I'm FALLING" has been my go-to idea for a cover contest for AGES, in case I ever won. (But don't worry ... I have a few more in my back pocket.)


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