The 10 Most Valuable Comic Books

By on April 7, 2013 in ArticlesEntertainment

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During the golden age of comic books, each copy cost only approximately 10 cents. However, in the decades since then, the price of well-preserved comic books has increased tremendously and some of the more rare comics are worth a ton. Here's a list of the 10 most valuable comic books ever sold:

10. The Incredible Hulk #1

Year published: 1962

Sold for: $320,000 in 2014

9. Captain America Comics #1

Year published: 1941

Sold for: $343,057 in 2011

8. Marvel Comics #1

Year published: 1939

Sold for: $350,000

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7. Tales of Suspense #39

Year published: 1963

Sold for: $375,000 in 2012

6. Flash Comics #1

Year published: 1940

Sold for: $450,000 in 2010

5. X-Men #1

Year published: 1963

Sold for: $492,937.50

4. Batman #1

Year published: 1940

Sold for: $567,625

3. Detective Comics #27

Year published: 1939

Sold for: $1.08 million

2. Amazing Fantasy #15

Year published: 1962

Sold for: $1.1 million in 2012

1. Action Comics #1

Year published: 1938

Sold for: $3.21 million

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