Comics, comic art, sports, animation and more: Philip Weiss Auction

(LYNBROOK, N.Y.) – Philip Weiss Auctions – which took such a fierce pounding from Hurricane Sandy last year it was forced to move from its decimated facility in Oceanside – is still rebuilding from the storm but has a full slate of big auctions planned for the first three months of 2014. All the sales … Read more

The Greatest Comic Book Auction Ever

Detective Comics

Heritage Auctions has announced a comic book auction in New York on February 22 to 24 that will feature 60 of top 100 Golden Age comics and is expected to possibly top 6 million dollars: The press release: Possibly The Greatest Comics Auction Ever, At Heritage Auctions NYC event could top $6 million, with deepest … Read more

Detective Comics #27 Up for Auction

Batman Beating Superman, Huge Auction Record Being Set February 10. 2010 (Dallas, Texas) — Batman beats Superman. The Caped Crusader is pounding the Man of Steel – and the recession – in an auction. A rare copy of the first Batman comic book has far surpassed the previous comic books record price, $317,000, paid for … Read more

Action Comics #1

First Comic Book Featuring Superman Sells for $317,200 in Internet Auction Saturday, March 14, 2009 “NEW YORK – A rare copy of the first comic book featuring Superman has sold for $317,200 in an Internet auction. The previous owner of Action Comics No. 1 bought it for less than a buck (35 cents from … Read more