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Post by sher1888 on Fri Oct 26, 2012 5:44 am

Whats your rarest or oldest comics you ever owned?

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EDIT:I have change the topic

My Comics bought it when I was $10 or more.

X-men 2 to 13 (1963) (first appearance of Evil Mutants e.g. quicksilver, blob to Juggy)
Avengers #6 (1963) (First Masters of Evil)
Avengers first vision
Tekken #1 (only issue ever made I think)
Conan the barbarian #1

Contemplating buying an X-men 1 1963 and avengers 4 in xmas




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Post by The Dr Of Style on Fri Oct 26, 2012 7:31 pm

Punisher Armory #1
LOL
Bought that instead of Spiderman #1 with the last of my money......probably rarer!


Got the first series of Punisher....nothing older than that

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Post by Otter on Mon Oct 29, 2012 7:30 am

Not hugely rare but:
ASM#100 vol 1. 1st appearance Morbius
Ult Spidey Vol 1 #1
ASM 298?? First appearance of venom
What if? #1 from 1976

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Post by sher1888 on Mon Oct 29, 2012 7:43 am

Added something to the topic.

Otter that's cool I love Morbius and he is awesome.

Dr Style cool!

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Post by Mahzian on Mon Oct 29, 2012 2:49 pm

My oldest is probably Showcase Presents #37 (1962) which was the first appearance of the Metal Men, it's not worth that much though as it's only CGC slabbed at 2.5.

I've only recently started hunting down older key issues, most of my collection is full runs of series from the 90's, I have pretty much every Batman and Detective since Knightfall which is my main focus.

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Post by sher1888 on Tue Nov 20, 2012 1:08 pm

I found Daredevil #2 today on my vintage Japanese robot...not sure how much is it worth though...

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Post by Mahzian on Wed Nov 21, 2012 7:29 am

For anything over a few hundred I'd want to check Overstreet's price guide but the following website can be handy:

http://www.comicspriceguide.com

You need to register to see all the details but looks like Daredevil (v1) #2 runs in at $1800 US if in NM condition

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Post by The Dr Of Style on Wed Nov 21, 2012 7:35 am

Most things need to be CGC'd to get the highest values these days.....I think

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Post by sher1888 on Wed Nov 21, 2012 10:11 am

Thinking of buying Wolverine #1 by Claremont and Miller because it was just $30 six months ago now its $250 at ebay in NM condition .I think it has something to do with the movie.I never read that arc but know his Japan story.Going to find a CGC in here will post a pic soon my camera broke.

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Post by Otter on Fri Nov 23, 2012 10:04 am

Everytime there is a new movie out the price jumps.
I remember when Spidey 3 was out anything Venom related jumped.

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Post by fishmilkshake on Sun Nov 25, 2012 2:52 pm

sher1888 wrote:Thinking of buying Wolverine #1 by Claremont and Miller because it was just $30 six months ago now its $250 at ebay in NM condition .I think it has something to do with the movie.I never read that arc but know his Japan story.Going to find a CGC in here will post a pic soon my camera broke.

There are more copies of that comic CGC'd than any other. Don't buy into the hype that it's "rare" just because it's been slabbed.

I buy a lot of old stuff and I don't really find CGC adds anything to the sale price unless it's very high grade.

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Post by RhiGhost on Wed Dec 19, 2012 4:32 pm

Started getting serious about my TMNT comic collection (from the 80's) , which are the oldest comics I own. Picked up first prints of #3, #4 and #5 a few weeks ago. Not necessarily rare but definitely hard to come by. They are probably the ones worth the most also. Have to save up for that issue #1 one though, its going to set me back at least $3000.

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Post by sher1888 on Thu Dec 20, 2012 2:00 am

RhiGhost wrote:Started getting serious about my TMNT comic collection (from the 80's) , which are the oldest comics I own. Picked up first prints of #3, #4 and #5 a few weeks ago. Not necessarily rare but definitely hard to come by. They are probably the ones worth the most also. Have to save up for that issue #1 one though, its going to set me back at least $3000.

Link me, do not really know that they cost a lot these days.

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Post by RhiGhost on Thu Dec 20, 2012 2:24 pm

Link you to what?

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Post by sher1888 on Thu Dec 20, 2012 2:27 pm

issue#1


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Post by RhiGhost on Thu Dec 20, 2012 2:37 pm

US eBay Auction - Link

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Post by sher1888 on Thu Dec 20, 2012 2:41 pm

RhiGhost wrote:US eBay Auction - Link

Pmed you a link too good not to miss...much higher grade.

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Post by sher1888 on Thu Dec 20, 2012 2:45 pm

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Teenage-Mutant-Ninja-Turtles-Collection-3-9-1st-Printings-Plus-More-/330845871030?pt=US_Comic_Books&hash=item4d07f35bb6

3-9 that I found for TMNT

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Post by RhiGhost on Thu Dec 20, 2012 2:49 pm

Pmed you with the bad news lol. Thanks for that but I have most of 3-9. And I generally try to stay away from buy single comics from the US, the postage system it has to go though makes me to nervous!

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