Comics : Ditkomania

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Ditkomania is a 5 1/2" by 8 1/2" fanzine devoted to the work of Steve Ditko. It appeared in the 1980s and 1990s, published and edited by Bill Hall. It was revived in 2008 by Ditkomania contributor Rob Imes.

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Ditkomania #11
Year 1985 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article
Summary: Spider-Man on Spread Cover & Inside Back Cover
Publisher/Editor:  Bill Hall
Cover Art:  Nick Caputo (Inside Back Cover), Rodney Schroeter
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Ditkomania #17
Mar 1986 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article

Summary: Spider-Man Appears
Arc: Part 2 of "Ditkocrisis"
Publisher:  Bill Hall
Writer/Editor:  Bill Hall
Artist:  Brian Waters, Tom Ahearn
Cover Art:  Steve Shipley
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Ditkomania #18
Jun 1986 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article

Summary: Spider-Man Appears
Publisher/Editor:  Bill Hall
Story:  Brian Waters
Pencils:  Tom Ahearn
Inker:  Brian Waters
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Ditkomania #19
Sep 1986 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article

Summary: Spider-Man Appears
Arc: Part 3 of "The Last Tim Boo Ba Story"
Publisher/Editor:  Bill Hall
Story:  Brian Waters
Pencils:  Tom Ahearn
Inker:  Brian Waters
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Ditkomania #20
Dec 1986 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article

Summary: Tiny Spider-Man Cameo
Arc: Part 4 of "The Last Tim Boo Ba Story"
Publisher/Editor:  Bill Hall
Story/Art:  Brian Waters
Inker:  Tom Ahearn
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Ditkomania #23
Sep 1987 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article
Summary: Spider-Man on Inside Back Cover
Publisher/Editor:  Bill Hall
Cover Art:  James Rubino (Inside Back Cover)
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Ditkomania #27
Jan 1989 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article
Summary: Spider-Man Appears
Arc: Part 6 of "The Last Tim Boo Ba Story"
Publisher/Editor:  Bill Hall
Story/Art:  Brian Waters, Tom Ahearn
Inker:  Brian Waters, Tom Ahearn
Cover Art:  Brian Waters
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Ditkomania #33
Oct 1992 : NM ($10.00) : SM Reprint
Summary: Reprints "Guest Star Page" from ASM Annual #1
Reprints: Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 1) Annual #1 (Story 1)
See Original Credits, plus...
Publisher:  Bill Hall
Editor:  Bill Hall
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Ditkomania #58
May 1998 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article
Summary: Spider-Man on Cover
Publisher/Editor:  Bill Hall
Cover Art:  David Garland
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Ditkomania #60
Oct 1998 : NM ($5.00) : SM Article
Summary: Spider-Man on Back Cover
Publisher/Editor:  Bill Hall
Cover Art:  Don Martinec
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Ditkomania #62
Jun 1999 : NM ($5.00) : SM Article

Summary: Article on comparing FF Annual #1 story, "The Fabulous Fantastic Four Meet Spider-Man!" to ASM #1
Publisher/Editor:  Bill Hall
Cover Art:  Dick Ayers
Article Writer:  Will Murray
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Ditkomania #67
Aug 2008 : NM ($5.00) : SM Article
Summary: Spider-Ham on Back Cover
Publisher/Editor:  Rob Imes
Cover Art:  Dave Sim (Back Cover Art), Larry Blake
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Ditkomania #69
Feb 2009 : NM ($10.00) : SM Reference

Summary: Spider-Man on Inside Back Cover; Spider-Ham wearing Ayn Rand Halloween mask on Back Cover; Spidey Referenced in Two Articles
Editor:  Rob Imes
Cover Art:  Dave Sim (Back Cover), Larry Blake (Inside Front Cover), Michael T. Gilbert
Article Writer:  Rob Imes (Both Articles)
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Ditkomania #75
Oct 2009 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article
Summary: Spider-Man on Cover
Editor:  Rob Imes
Cover Art:  Larry Blake
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Ditkomania #76
Dec 2009 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article

Summary: Spider-Man on Cover & Inside Front Cover; Spider-Man Article
Editor:  Rob Imes
Artist:  Larry Blake (Inside Front Cover)
Cover Art:  Martin Hirchak (Front Cover)
Article Writer:  Nick Caputo
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Ditkomania #79
May 2010 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article

Summary: Spider-Man Articles
Editor:  Rob Imes
Cover Art:  Dave Sim
Article Writer:  Ceylon Anderson (Peter and Betty), Nick Caputo (Gwen Stacy), Rob Imes (Mary Jane Watson)
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Ditkomania #81
Sep 2010 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article

Summary: Spider-Man Article; Terrible Tinkerer on Front Cover; Lizard on Back Cover
Editor:  Rob Imes
Cover Art:  Larry Johnson (Front & Back Covers)
Article Writer:  Nick Caputo
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Ditkomania #82
Oct 2010 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article

Summary: Spider-Man Article; Green Goblin on Inside Front Cover; Green Goblin & Kid in Spider-Man Costume on Back Cover
Editor:  Rob Imes
Artist:  Jim McCann (Inside Front Cover)
Cover Art:  Martin Hirchak, Mort Todd (Back Cover)
Article Writer:  Nick Caputo
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Ditkomania #84
May 2011 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article

Summary: Spider-Man Article; Spider-Man on Inside Front Cover
Editor:  Rob Imes
Cover Art:  Martin Hirchak (Front & Inside Front Covers)
Article Writer:  Barry Pearl
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Ditkomania #86
Oct 2011 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article

Summary: Spider-Man Article; Spider-Man on Front Cover & Inside Front Cover; Enforcers on Back Cover
Editor:  Rob Imes
Artist:  Jim McPherson (Inside Front Cover)
Cover Art:  Brian Franczak, Larry Blake (Back Cover)
Article Writer:  Brian Franczak
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Ditkomania #88
Jun 2012 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article

Summary: Spider-Man on Cover; Spider-Man Article
Editor:  Rob Imes
Cover Art:  Steve Ditko
Article Writer:  ComicArtBoston
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Ditkomania #89
Oct 2012 : NM ($10.00) : SM Article

Summary: Spider-Man Cameo & Article
Editor:  Rob Imes
Writer/Artist:  Javier Hernandez (Ditko Considered)
Cover Art:  Martin Hirchak
Article Writer:  Nick Caputo
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