The most valuable comic books of the world in 2016, The 10 Most Expensive Comic Books Ever.
10 costliest comic books: Comic books are first love for kids but no one can ever imagine than they can cost too much. But, to complete the series and old comics can sometimes cross the digit of five figures and they can have value in millions. Below is the collection of such valuable comic books:
List of top 10 most costliest comic books 2016:
Comic books are all time favorites but most of you expect the cost of the comic books to be 4 to 5$ but you can find comics with cost more than five digits. A comic book chart prepared by CGC (comic grade chart) has enlisted these comics in the list of most expensive comics, have a look.
1. Captain America 1: – The comic released during the world war times became one of the rarest comic. Story depicting a lean and weak person when injected with power serum became the protector of America and same kind of comic was released during world war II where a hero was born the save the America from the tyranny of Adolf Hitler. Owing to the relevance of war times and rarity of the magazine this comic is worth $343,000.
2. Action Comics 7: – The cost of this comic is $426,000. This series of action comics was release in 1938 with a superman stories. The biggest experiment in this edition of the action comic’s series was the yellow superman shoes but later they were back to red and this became limited to this edition. The cover of this magazine was quite attention seeking with a superman holding a shoe of elite man.
3. Amazing fantasy 15: – You would be amaze to know that the original price of this comic was 12 cent which now is $448,000. The comic belongs to golden era of 1930- 50. The book was amongst one of its kind which introduced the readers with a superhero which is everybody’s favorite now and that is Spiderman.
4. All American comics 16: – Originally priced 10 cent this comic is now of the cost $448,000. This series of comics introduced a new super hero in the comic world The Green Lantern. The cover of this comic book depicted a superhero in green running through the ruins.
5. Detective comics 1: – The detective comics are the famous genre of the comic series. The comic is presently worth $559,000. This was series of 10 impressive detective stories which lead to the introduction of the superheroes like batman and superman.
6. Batman: – The favorite superhero of millions who is still ruling the hearts of people through the movies. 1940 was the first marking year when this comic was in the market, though earlier the character of batman was introduced by DC Universe. And, this comic introduced the most villain character of all times Joker. Earlier the quarterly comics were released but seeing the popularity monthly comics came into existence. The cost of batman comic in present is $573,000.
7. Marvel comics: – Marvel comics became the biggest competitors of the DC universe. You won’t believe but it started its sales with 800,000 copies which were sold out in a month and in the next month on the same issues more 800,000 copies were printed. Presently the cost of marvel comics is $616.
8. Super man – Who needs introduction to know this superhero that was earlier known to the people? But the first edition of superman comics was released in June 1939. Originally of 10 cent presently the value of this comic book is $748,000. It was first comic book of only character.
9. Detective comics 27: – The batman who was introduced in self titled comics was introduced in this issue of detective comics. The cost of this comic book presently is $2.35 m which was originally priced as 10 cent.
10. Action comics 1: – Released in June 1938, this is the costliest comic book of the present. The most interesting part about this comic book is that in the first release only around 200,000 copies were sold. The comic book deals with story of superman and his origin and few of his stories.
The comic books has always been an interesting experience for many, so which one is your personal favorite.