Superman comics book value

After the crisis, the superman family of titles endured a major change in format. For example, with no more than 100 copies left in the world, a nearmint copy of action comics no. Some superman series are just one issue oneshots and others are longer series, such as adventures of superman. Contentsshow volume 1 issues 424500 add a photo to this. The most valuable version is the platinum edition, that was given to dealers who sent back a survey to dc comics in 19921993. The largest online source for comic book pricing in the world. Superman is an ongoing american comic book series featuring the dc comics superhero superman as its main protagonist. Milestone, paradox press, piranha press, tangent comics, vertigo, wildstorm. The strip proved so popular that national launched superman into his own selftitled comic book, the first for any superhero, premiering with. The adventures of superman comic book superman wiki. For a detailed list of stories appearing in the supergirl comics, see list of supergirl comic book stories 19721974 the first ongoing title featured superman s kryptonian cousin. Buy superman comic books at newkadia and they all have a 100% moneyback guaranted. So figure how my step brother had issues 117 then 21 thru 34 of superman in mint condition in a box along with batman 1 22 all in mint condition and he ran from the government for tax reasons, got very ill and passed away, and they are. Mar 26, 2015 johnny stops by to help corey look over a superman vs.

I read all the silver age superman titles as i worked in my dads drugstore, and i could read the comics while handling the front of the store cash register sales. Record price paid for first superman comic book voice of. Grading guide recent value changes report missing issues. Death of superman comic book value price guide comics watcher.

Buy superman comic books at newkadia and they all have a. Muhammad ali comic book in this scene from mystery caller. Additional features include wantlist matching and a lowfee marketplace. Theres a fair amount of debate about the beginning of the golden age of comics.

Jul 04, 2019 i worked at a comic shop at the time that book came out. The popularity of superman in 1939 was so high that dc comics decided to publish a comic book of his own. Superman volume 2 began its publishing history in 1987 and followed in the footsteps of the man of steel limited series a series that effectively rewrote the history of superman. He and his twin brother operate two blogs dedicated to science fiction and fantasy films, the geek twins and film sketchr. Hottest comics key issues comics by letter cgc cert lookup.

There are two ways to determine the value of a comic book. More information about this seller contact this seller 28. This is a list of comic books featuring superman and related characters. The first, and usually fastest, is to look it up in a price guide. The price of the death of superman comic book will vary depending on the condition. Superman volume 2 was the first ongoing superman title to take place in the revised continuity following the events depicted in the crisis on infinite earths limited series. Some peg it to 1933, when the format of newsstand comic books was codified, but others place the moment in june of 1938, when superman made his debut in jerry siegel and joe shusters first issue of action comics, whose cover featured the redcaped superhero from the planet krypton lifting a car over his. The death of superman was a 1992 stunt that turned out to be dcs bestselling superman comic ever. Supergirl is the title of several comic book series, featuring the adventures of supergirl. Ongoing titles featuring superman in a starring role action comics. The man of steel, action comics, and justice league of america introduces an unstoppable alien named doomsday who creates a path of destruction on his way to the heart of metropolis and whom superman must stop at any.

Worlds finest and dc comics presents ceased publication, action comics adopted a teamup format filling the former role of dc comics. The inaugural issue of action comics marked the first appearance of superman and helped kick off the superhero genre. He leads a rebellion against an evil villain, darkseid, who enslaved the people of planet apokolips. If you are in the market to buy or sell a death of superman trade paperback comic book, make sure you know which version you have. In the summer of 1939, superman 1 that features the complete. The man of steel, action comics, and justice league of america introduces an unstoppable alien named doomsday who creates a path of destruction on his way to the heart of metropolis and whom superman must stop at. In 2014, a pristine issue of the 1938 comic, with its original price of 10. How much is the original death of superman comic worth. Superman confidential featured superman stories set in the early years of the characters career.

An opened version would depend on the condition of the actual comic book. Superman comics values and price guide heritage auctions. The original superman comic book series is the most popular series. Track your collection on nostomania and well keep track of the changes in value for you. How to determine the value of a comic book december 25, 2014. Get the best deals on superman silver age comics 19561969 when you shop the largest online selection at. Continued from man of steel 1986 series continued in superman 2006 series when dc comics relaunched its comic line in 1987, superman 1987 series became the key superman title, with superman stories also appearing in action comics, superman. Interviews read our question and answer sessions with superman comic book writers and artists. I suppose ill always keep them as they have sentimental value. The massive 11issue crossover among four different series superman, superman.

Which is the most expensive superman comic of all time. Ungraded books are worth less esp if youre trying to sell. Superman confidential was a monthly comic book series from dc comics. Kenny bravermans high school days with clark kent are recounted, while conduit makes another attempt on clarks life in peer pressure part 2 awards. Values get a little less predictable from here on in, with some more unusual later issues commanding a higher premium. Is this the battle of the century or the greatest superhero teamup of all time.

Comic book value guide how to value your comics in 3 easy steps. The stories illustrated key moments in the characters past such as first meetings. What is the value of a 1993 superman comic funeral for a. The series has ceased and resumed publication several times in the past, featuring different versions of the girl of steel. Nostomania coin and comic book price guide, values. Superman the dark side of apokolips is a book that is part comic and part chapter book about superman who, in addition being super strong and able to fly, has some interesting powers, like ice breath. Maurice mitchell is a sciencefiction and comic book critic, blogger, and journalist. For the first several years, the stories contained in superman volume 2 were selfcontained, occasionally crossing over into other comic titles depending upon. In america, the overstreet comic book price guide is the most used reference book for determining the value of old comics. It seems that superman and batman are not just the yin and yang of the dc universe, but of comic book value as well. The second is to see how much the item is selling for in auctions or online listings. Swooping in almost at the last second to win the holy grail issue, the top bidder will now own the most expensive comic book. First self titled series for a comic book superhero ever.

The 10 most valuable comic books in the world today. Death of superman comic book value price guide comics. The adventures of superman comic book superman wiki fandom. I worked at a comic shop at the time that book came out. Generally, the superman comics published since 1986 should be purchased because you like the stories, not because you think theyll be worth a lot of money in a few years. Price guides allow for quick reference of a comic books estimated. This is my collection of superman comic books that i collected as a child. Johnny stops by to help corey look over a superman vs. Oct 07, 2009 this is my collection of superman comic books that i collected as a child. Gaines script jerry siegel pencils joe shuster, fred guardineer inks joe shuster, fred guardineer letters joe shuster, joe shuster. The series debuted november 1, 2006, and was canceled in april 2008 after 14 issues. View market values for books, store your collection, and meet fellow comic fans. The regular issue cost 75 cents, this being the early90s.

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