Silver Age Comic Report: Marvel Misses Out on Sweep, But Has Strong Week

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It was another fine showing for Marvel Comics in our Silver Age Comic Report, although it could have been even better had a few comic books not been involved in private sales at eBay. Leading the way in our report for January 9th thru January 15th is a key issue that re-introduced one of Marvel’s top superheroes from the Golden Age. [Read more…]

New Comic Wednesday: DC Does Damage, Image Serves Up Ice Cream Man, Marvel Incorporates Venom

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In addition to new comic book releases from DC Comics, Image Comics, and Marvel Comics, we also get at least a little more variety in CPG’s New Comic Wednesday feature for January 17th. DC kicks off their New Age of Heroes with the first issue of a Dark Nights Metal-related character, while Image introduces an anthology hosted by the Ice Cream Man, and Marvel “incorporates” the Venom franchise (not really). [Read more…]

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Golden Age Comic Report: DC, Fawcett Battle to a Draw

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Marvel Comics can claim bragging rights for the top sale of the week in our Golden Age Comic Report, but DC Comics and Fawcett Publications dueled to a draw for the total number of comic books in the Top 10 for January 8th thru January 14th. A pair of caped superheroes aided the cause of DC and Fawcett, with heroes and creepy tales making up the whole of this week’s list. [Read more…]

Copper Age Comic Report: Venom Debut Dominates Once Again

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While another comic book took the top spot in CPG’s Copper Age Comic Report, the book that debuted Venom landed just about every other slot in our eBay report for January 5th thru January 11th. The 25th Anniversary edition of Amazing Spider-Man from Marvel Comics has been dominating the Copper Age comic book auction results since we first began our, but that issue has really upped its game of late. [Read more…]

Modern Age Comic Report: Marvel Rides Variant Cover Wave to a Comic Age Win

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While CPG’s Modern Age Comic Report has most recently been the domain of Image Comics, Marvel Comics rose up to at least temporarily take the mantle away from Image with the help of a handful of hard-to-find variant covers. Image was still in the mix, of course, but that comic book publisher wasn’t able to secure enough sales to lead our comic book auction report for January 4th thru January 10th. [Read more…]

Bronze Age Comic Report: Pair of Sales of Star Wars’ Debut Issue Lead Good Week for Marvel

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It was a good week for Marvel Comics in our Bronze Age Comic Report, with a little help from the first issue of the Star Wars comic book. That book, plus two more major key issues for Marvel from this era helped that comic book publisher to a near-sweep of the top comic book auction results for the week of January 3rd thru January 9th. [Read more…]

New Comic Wednesday: Harley Quinn Books, Hawkeye Series Among Top Releases

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One of DC Comics’ current top characters is highlighted in two different books in CPG’s New Comic Wednesday report for January 10th, while a long-time Marvel Comics hero gets the “Old Man” treatment in a new maxi-series. Meanwhile, Image Comics has a couple of titles beginning new story arcs in our look at this week’s best new comic book releases. [Read more…]

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Silver Age Comic Report: Debut Issues of Spider-Man, Hulk, X-Men Land Multiple Sales

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There were no real surprises in this week’s Silver Age Comic Report as Marvel Comics turned in another strong showing thanks to the numerous key issues that comic book publisher released in the first half of the 60’s. And leading the charge for Marvel in our eBay report for January 2nd thru January 8th were first issues of some of Marvel’s most major key issues. [Read more…]

Copper Age Comic Report: Venom Debut Dominates as 2018 Begins

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2017 saw a nice jump in value for the comic book that debuted Venom, so it is no surprise that this issue of Amazing Spider-Man dominates the first Copper Age Comic Report of 2018. No other book landed more than one appearance in our eBay comic book auction rundown for December 29th thru January 4th. [Read more…]

Modern Age Comic Report: First Two Walking Dead Issues Lead the Way

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Image Comics continued their reign as the top seller in our Modern Age Comic Report, albeit by a slim margin in our report for December 28th thru January 3rd. Leading the way for that comic age-defining comic book publisher are the first two issues of Image’s best-selling title. [Read more…]