1997 INCREDIBLE HULK #456 FIRST APPEARANCE OF HULK AS WAR, A HORSEMAN OF THE APOCALYPSE. LOW CENSUS POPULATION OF 23 GRADED IN 9.8 AND A TOTAL OF 40 COPIES ACROSS ALL GRADES. UNKNOWN HOW MANY OF THOSE 40 COPIES ARE NEWSSTAND VARIANTS. RARE NEWSSTAND VARIANT GRADED CGC 9.8 WHITE PAGES. ACTUAL ITEM IN PICTURES FOR SALE.
Comicbookinvest website has data showing that in 1997, newsstand variants only made up 5-10% of the total printed comic books on the market. They were found at actual newsstands, often displayed in spinner racks inside liquor stores, grocery stores etc and were typically printed on lower quality paper and were never bagged and boarded and often abused.