Total Nerd The Greatest Superhero Comic Book Covers of All Time  

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List Rules Variant covers are ineligible. Vote up the best comic book covers of all time!

You can't judge a book by it's cover. Well, unless it's a comic book. The beauty and awesomeness of a comic book's cover is just a preview of the greatness inside. But which are the best and coolest comic book covers in the history of comics? You can decide below.

Comic book cover art is its own specialized form of entertainment. You need to catch the eye of the reader and show some of what's going on within the book's pages, all while not giving too much away.

The most awesome comic book covers of all time do just that. Cast your votes for the greatest comic book covers below - those covers throughout history that had you captivated before you even turned a page.
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Batman: the Killing Joke
Batman: the Killing Joke is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Superhero Comic Book Covers of All Time
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Amazing Fantasy #15
Amazing Fantasy #15 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Superhero Comic Book Covers of All Time
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Silver Surfer #4
Silver Surfer #4 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Superhero Comic Book Covers of All Time
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Batman: the Dark Knight Returns #1
Batman: the Dark Knight Return... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Superhero Comic Book Covers of All Time
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