Script by Layton, pencils by Lapham, inks by Tom Ryder. Governed by a mysterious yet benevolent artificial intelligence named Father, the Japan of 4001 is divided into various sectors, with names derived from the time of founding, and generally separated among the lines of economic status and social class. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.59) will be charged at checkout. Characters: Albert; Archer; Armstrong; Erica Pierce; Eternal Warrior; Geoff McHenry; the Harbinger kids [Flamingo; Kris; Sting; Zepplin]; Magnus; Rai [Tohru Nakadai]. More importantly the famed undying Fist & Steel of the Earth who would lend his services to Rai in exchange for retrieving Karana, the latest speaker of the earth from father's clutches. This issue does not have a card (coupon). Rai unites the Future Force to preserve humanity's future. In 4001 A.D., however, the Earth was invaded by vicious Spider Aliens, and Grandmother was forced to launch Japan into space in order to defeat them. Cover price $2.25. Price New from Used from Comics "Please retry" $74.95 . 0 Comic Book VALIANT Comic See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. This is a consignment item. Geomancers, Magnus Robot Fighter, Eternal Warrior, & X-O Manowar app. Sort by. Cover price $2.25. 812,000 DC Marvel & other comic books for sale. Rai is the perfect combination of biology and technology created by Father to protect the futuristic nation of New Japan in the year 4000 AD. VALIANT FIRST begins in force this May with an all-new vision of the future in RAI #1 - a new monthly series from comics superstars Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain! 1 Synopsis 2 Characters 2.1 Character in Comic Books 2.2 Character in Other Media 3 Publications 3.1 Valiant Comics 3.2 Valiant Entertainment 4 Other Media 5 References 6 External links Rai is a superhero legacy in the Valiant Universe developed by Jim Shooter as Valiant’s first original creation in 1991. When the two engage in a friendly contest, Takashi reveals an unexpected and deadly hatred for young Rai. The turning point of the war! Rai was the first original hero created by Valiant and had its beginning as a flipbook back-up feature in Magnus, Robot Fighter #5 (October 1991), in Rai #1 (October 1991). A 3% buyer's premium ($2.14) will be charged at checkout. Meanwhile, X-O Commando encounters a new force in the global war -- the mysterious Starwatchers. Issue #10. He is honored that ComicList is part of the GoCollect family, and he looks forward to serving the comic book … Plot by Jim Shooter, David Lapham, Bob Layton & Jon Hartz. Similar to the RAI #0 CGC 10, the UNITY #1 Platinum CGC 10 is the HIGHEST GRADED known copy out of a print run of about 7,000 in 1992. Rai (霊, rei, "spirit") is a fictional superhero that appeared in books published by Valiant Comics. 36 pgs., full color. Now Magnus must battle Rai in a fight that only one will survive. Cover price $2.25. Characters: V: Rai IV, Suki; GS: Spylocke. Rai is the hereditary defender of the Host – its living immune system. This is a consignment item. This is a consignment item. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders. Geomancers, Magnus Robot Fighter, Eternal Warrior, & X-O Manowar app. There have been many Rais, so the series has gone through multiple protag… Hardcover (3 volumes with slipcase), 9 … It's up to Rai and Spylocke to avert global catastrophe! "Baptism of Fire" is written by Tony Bedard, with art by Kevin Kobasic and Rodney Ramos. Continued from Magnus Robot Fighter (1991 Valiant) #36. Cover price $2.25. At ComicBookRealm.com you will not only be able to check on comic book prices using our free comic book price guide, but you can also add comic books to your collection to track their progress over time. More skilled as a politician than as a warrior, Shiro met his death in 3216 at the hands of the Anti-Grannies. Partial Origin and 1st full app of Bloodshot (1st cameo appearance occurred in Eternal Warrior #4). The Rai of that time, Tohru Nakadai, remained behind to champion his nation, until his death at the hands of Mothergod during the Unity conflict. Rai (2019) series subscription Subscriptions are for new books in the series Subscribe now with 1-Click® Connect a Kindle device or app to your account to have your comics auto-delivered. Can the team end the pirates' reign of terror before the Malev onslaught catches up to them? Eternal Warrior #4 "fist Bloodshot appearance" or RAI 0 "this threads comic … Cover price $2.25. Limited to 5,500 copies. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.47) will be charged at checkout. Cover price $2.25. At ComicBookRealm.com you will not only be able to check on comic book prices using our free comic book price guide, but you can also add comic books to your collection to track their progress over time. Early in the 31st century, the entire land mass of the island nation of Japan was blanketed by hundreds of levels of high-tech urban sprawl. Written by John Ostrander, with art and cover by Sean Chen and Kathryn Bolinger. A cover gallery for the comic book Rai. Pitted against his closest friends, Rai gets help from an unexpected ally, the ancient former Rai, Rentaro Nakadai. Rai is a living immune system of the country's controlling machine Host, aiming to protect the country and the A.I. The front cover of this edition is stamped and includes a certificate of authenticity from Valiant Comics.Continued from Magnus Robot Fighter (1991 Valiant) #36. Rai returns to the Dark Continent to end the Malevs' destruction of the African jungle. But few have ever seen him...until the first murder in nearly a millennium brings Rai to the forgotten sectors of Father's empire, and threatens to topple a Japan that has taken nearly two thousand years to erect.[3]. Buried beneath a collapsed milespire, Rai and Magnus come to terms as Leeja gives birth to Rai's child. Cover price $2.50. Cover price $2.25. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.19) will be charged at checkout. The popularity of the flipbook back-up story later led to an ongoing series. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.77) will be charged at checkout. Rai comic books. ; And will they uncover the fate of Timbuc? Rai's son grows to manhood. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.35) will be charged at checkout. Characters: Councilor Isao Seko; Kazuyo Nakadai; Koji; Lt. Wasabe; Makiko Minashi; President Tanaka; Rai [Tohru Nakadai]; Rentaro Nakadai; Suki; Takashi Nakadai. Where a citizen's sector falls in the literal hierarchy of Japan's many sectors also directly affirms their social ranking; the closer you are to the Earth, the less essential you are. Characters: GS: Magnus; V: Joanna Peterson, G3 (D), Malevs. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.55) will be charged at checkout. Having made Stalwart allies of this group of renegades with the aid of the tumultuous Dr. BAD PENNY: Part 1 of 2. By the year 4001, industrialization in Japan had begun to consume every square inch of free space within the island nation's borders. Copyright © 1996 - 2020 Lone Star Comics Inc. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders. Targets, script by John Ostrander, art by Sean Chen, Kathryn Bolinger, and Jenifer Marrus; Something seems amiss as Rai and the Future Force investigate the Malev's plan; Could the Malev's plot be even worse than our heroes had anticipated? Cover price $2.25. In each generation there is another person who has the honor to be the Rai. This is a consignment item. However, doubts begin to creep in over what they can do. OCT201639 This is a consignment item. Find the value of the Valiant comic Rai volume 1. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.40) will be charged at checkout. Characters: Rai [Takao Konishi]; Magnus Robot Fighter; Spylocke [Ananse]; Octavian. In the year 3216, seeking to thwart Grandmother's champion, the Anti-Grannies had somehow managed to obtain the Blood of Heroes – the very plasma that coursed through Bloodshot's veins over twelve hundred years before. Cover price $2.25. This is a consignment item. While searching the files stored in his micro computerized nanite blood, Rai discovers that an incredibly detailed brain-scan of the villain Ax is secretly encoded in the Blood of Heroes. This is a consignment item. The line of Rai were created by Grandmother in the image of the 20th century hero Bloodshot. At last, Obadiah is ready to accept the title of 'Rai.' I said about Rai #5 that “at this point, if I could only read one comic a month, then it would be Rai.” The same is every bit as true with this issue. Bloodshot 0 is NOT a key Valiant book. With the combined might of Earth's forces, the armada was repelled, but Grandmother was so badly damaged that she finally left Japan to govern itself. It was relaunched six months later as Rai and the Future Force, a new series which continued the numbering from Rai.[2]. Guide Watch. He succeeded but after handing over the blood of heroes he was abandoned in the Lost Land by Grandmother. Continued from Magnus Robot Fighter (1991 Valiant) #35. Cover price $1.95. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders. Cover by David Lapham and Bob Layton. This issue ties in with Magnus Robot Fighter (1991 Valiant) #42. There’s something kind of fun about picking up a single issue of a comic you’ve never read and just diving in. 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