Tag Archives: ebay

Flipping Your LootCrate And NerdBlock In August

Subscripton collection boxes, they are all this rage! And this is what August’s LootCrate got you. An exclusive Groot Funko Pop, a TMNT toy, TMNT sunglasses and some other detritus. All for $20. But what if you were a mercenary soul …

Another Million-Issue-My Little Pony Makes It To Auction

Twelve of the One Million Copy My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic special edition comics exist, each with a different cover, celebrating the millionth sold copy of the comic from IDW. One sold at Heritage Auctions for $6,500, for charity. …

Steve Geppi Outbid On Action Comics #1 9.0 At $1.6 Million On eBay

There was a time when Steve Geppi looked like he might be made bankrupt. But that was before The Walking Dead became the monster hit it did. When the comics distributor he owned, Diamond Comic Distributors and Diamond Book Distributors …

Why Amanda Conner Won’t Do Free Sketches At Conventions Any More

Jimmy Palmiotti writes on Facebook, of his good lady wife, Amanda Conner, Why Amanda can no longer do free sketches at cons. Happens every single con. ps: do not ever pay this much for this. Ever. From the listing…. AT …

First Appearance Of Howard The Duck Rockets In Price

So, something happened a few days ago. And now Adventures Into Fear, Featuring Man-Thing #19 is a rather hot comic book. A 9.4 CGC graded copy sold for $157 back in May. At the end of June , a 9.0 …

The Second Appearance Of Rocket Raccoon Just Sold For $1250

As you read this, I am probably coming out of the Guardians Of The Galaxy movie with my eldest daughter. We’ll tell you what we think in a moment, But it’s probably a lot will revolve around Rocket Raccoon. Now, …

Bill Sienkiewicz’s Usagi Yojimbo On eBay Right Now

This is Bill Sienkiewicz‘s painting of Usagi Yojimbo, being sold on eBay (currently on $888) to raise money for the family of Usaji’s creator Stan Sakai. But there’s plenty more to buy. Here are a few examples, sold and unsold… …

New York Comic Con Sells Out 3-Day Passes In Minutes As Scalpers Come To Town

This week, the tickets for New York Comic Con went on sale. And this is the year that New York became San Diego…. Response on Facebook was consistent… And those tickets were, indeed up elsewhere fast. And expensive. A 3-Day …

Speculation Corner: Outcast By Kirkman And Azaceta #1

It may have outsold The Walking Dead. But clearly there were not enough copies of Outcast #1 ordered by retailers. Sorry, I mean Outcast By Kirkman And Azaceta #1, Valiant Entertainment have the successfully defended trademark to Outcast, as Boom also knows. Which is why copies …

Rat Queens #1 Sends Speculators Scurrying

With the news that the Image Comics title Rat Queens had been optioned for a movie appearing in Variety, the speculators went to town, snapping up copies on sale on eBay for anything up to around $3.50 each. when three days …

Hot Comics – The Three Hundred Dollar Club (May 2014)

Haven’t done this in a while. Couple of years in fact. But here we go. Here are the comics published within the last thirty-odd years that have been burning up the top of the charts and selling over $300. All …

Speculators Corner: Free Comic Book Day 2014

It is clearly a terrible thing that comics intended to be given away free are being snapped up and flipped on eBay by speculators in order to turn a quick buck from what was an outreach program to increase the …

GameStop Gooses The Amazing Spider-Man #1 Sales Numbers

Tomorrow sees the release of Amazing Spider-Man #1. Reports of sales estimates sees orders through the direct market of comic stores as topping 700,000 copies. We’ve already published one article about how this large number was achieved through a mixture …

Angry Parents, eBay, And Frozen Merchandise Burning Up

By: Julz Hendricks It’s no secret that Frozen has literally taken the world by storm. Not only has it grossed over 1 billion at the Box Office, and won a plethora of awards, but it has warmed the hearts of …

How Much For A Rat Chewed Plastic Man #9 From 1948?

Rats can chew through anything, it seems. Plastic and paper alike. From eBay…. This listing is for one single comic book. It came from a collection of golden age comics that were chewed on by a rat. The books have …

Green Team, Teen Trillionaires Starts To Heat Up On eBay

Green Team, Teen Trillionaires launched from DC Comics last year. Its sales were not good. It was the worst selling New 52 book and by the end it dropped off the Top 300 sales list. But it was actually a …

World’s Worst Copy Of Walking Dead #1 Sells For $754

Well, yes, that is kinda incredible. A copy of The Walking Dead, slabbed in the worst condition possible, a 0.5 grading from CG, has sold on eBay for $754 after 47 bids. In comparison, an unslabbed copy of Walking Dead …

The World’s Worst Condition Copy Of The Walking Dead #1 Already At $191 On eBay

Some people really really want a copy of The Walking Dead #1 and the condition is immaterial. Checking the CGC census, there is only one copy at a 0.5 grade that has been slabbed. And nothing else below a 2.5. …