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Spider-Man 1st Appearance Amazing Fantasy 15 CGC 9.2 Hits $598,000

Spider-Man 1st Appearance Amazing Fantasy #15 CGC 9.2 Hits $598,000

We’ve covered a lot of chart-busting sales of the first appearance of Spider-Man in Amazing Fantasy #15 during the first decade of Bleeding Cool.  It is perhaps the most liquid single vintage comic issue across the entire range of grades in all of the comic book collecting hobby. Spider-Man himself is seemingly immune to the […]

Speculator Corner: You’re So Amadeus Cho…

This, from the Avengers: Age Of Ultron cast/character listings: Dr. Helen Cho (Claudia Kim) is a world-renowned geneticist and an ally of The Avengers. From her offices in Seoul, South Korea, to sharing workspace with Bruce Banner in his lab at Avengers Tower, Dr. Cho’s research and technology help keep The Avengers in the fight. […]

The Man Who Started A Comic Store. By Stealing From A Comic Store?

A comic store employee writes; I work at a comic book store in Missisauga. A few weeks ago, a few books were stolen from the store only to end up on eBay. We have video tape of a guy stealing a pile of CGC books from us – included is a Batman #251 CGC 7.0, […]

eBay Members Scam Amazing Fantasy #15 Scammer {UPDATE]

UPDATE: He’s back… In the middle of a very large listing for a copy of Amazing Fantasy #15 from 1962, featuring the very first appearance of Spider-Man, comes this proviso. This auction is for a Amazing Fantasy #15 reprint only, this is not the original comic. Pictures that are shown in the picture gallery above […]

The Stock Exchange – Selling Superman For Super Dollars

By the end of the day today, one of the most impressive Superman collections assembled in one auction will close, with the highlight being an much discussed Action Comics #1, graded 9.0 by CGC, making it the highest graded copy to go up for sale. In March of last year, a CGC 8.5 copy sold […]

What’s Actually Happening In The First Spider-Man Movie Image?

I think I can explain to you what’s actually going on in the first image of our new, big-screen Spider-Man. First of all, let’s not get too carried away in thinking we can see Lizard claw marks on his face. Maybe we can, maybe we can’t – but I think the image supports a more specific […]