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Great Comics and Original Art Up For Auction Right Now on Comic Connect

Great Comics and Original Art Up For Auction Right Now on Comic Connect

Comic Connect has a wonderful comic auction going on right now with the kinds of books and original art that will make your head spin. Whenever they have one of these type auctions over there, it not only is fun to sift through all of the listings, but to see how much the auctions end […]

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Bleeding Cool’s Top 10 Exclusive Collectibles at SDCC 2018

There is no show more jam-packed with exclusives than SDCC. Every year, it seems like every single booth has something with that familiar yellow and black sticker with the eye on it. “You can only get this here!” is the most common thing you will hear on the floor, as people shout it from their […]

Aquaman and Action Comics #1 Get SDCC Exclusives From Mattel

Aquaman and Action Comics #1 are coming to SDCC. Mattel has announced two exclusives they will have for sale at their booth. Both pay tribute to classic DC Comics covers. The first is a three figure set in the DC Multiverse line. Based on the Aquaman #35 cover, the set will include Aquaman, Ocean Master […]

DC Comics is Giving Away a CGC Graded Action Comics #1 Silver Foil Variant

In a new sweepstakes on their website, DC Comics is giving away a CGC graded 35g pure silver variant cover for Action Comics #1. No, they haven’t discovered an ultra-rare variant from 1938, this is actually a new collectible produced by the New Zealand mint in partnership with CGC, which you could buy yourself for $130. […]

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Nicolas Cage Will Voice Superman in the Teen Titans GO! Movie

Nicolas Cage will finally get to play Superman. The actor will voice the superhero in the upcoming animated feature-length Teen Titans GO!  To The Movies film. This has to be a dream come true for him- he famously named his son Kal-El after Clark Kent’s Kryptonian birth name. He once owned one of the more […]

Jon Berk Collection Session 1 Comic And Art Auction Highlights: Winning The Planet

Session 2 is getting underway as I type this, and as I hear the sound of comic collectors across the land rounding up all the extra nickels and dimes they can find, let’s take a look at some of the auction highlights from last night at Comic Connect’s Jon Berk Collection Session 1.  Session 1 included Original Artwork […]

This Day in Pop Culture History

On this Day In Pop Culture For March 15

Welcome to This Day in Pop Culture History, a daily look at important events, birthdays, and other oddities in pop culture! History is important, and we aim to educate here at Bleeding Cool, so without further ado, here are some things that have happened on March 15, the 74th day of the year: 44 B.C.- Julius […]

$135,000 (So Far) For An Action Comics #1 Found In A $10,100 House…

Remodeler finds comic book worth over $100K in wall at Elbow Lake house is the headline. amid old newspapers used to insulate a wall of a fixer-upper he was gutting in Elbow Lake, Minn Action Comics #1 is the comic. $135,000 is the current bid at ComicConnect Though it could have gone for more… When […]

Friday Trending Topics: Revisiting The Strange Visitor From Another Planet

Rich nails it in his post on what makes New 52 Action Comics #5 so potentially interesting. Action Comics volume 1 number 1 page 1 by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster is the big bang of the comic book multiverse. It’s the start of everything we know, and evidence of it can be detected everywhere […]

Action Comics #1 CGC 6.5 Sells For $625,000

An Action Comics #1 CGC 6.5 has sold this week for $625,000 at Comiclink.  I almost stuck a Volume 1 in that title, but you can insert your own Action 1’s will soon be common due to the DC relaunch/renumbering comment here. But of course, there will never be another book like this.  In 1938, Action […]

A Decade Later, Nicolas Cage’s Stolen Action Comics #1 Is Recovered

It’s probably the most notorious comic book heist ever.  In 2000,  high grade copies of Action Comics #1 and Detective Comics #27 were stolen from Nicolas Cage‘s home.  Cage, a well-known comic book fan and at the time the owner of a jaw-dropping vintage comic book collection, was extremely disheartened by the theft and subsequently […]