Years later, jay was succeeded by police scientist barry allen, until barrys former kid partner wally west took up the mantle at a time when barry was considered dead. The comic book market is primarily concentrated on more vintage comics, most of which were published in the 1930s to mid1970s. Wally west essentially became the flash in the same manner as barry allen and has also been referred to as kid flash. The flash series 2014 is based on the flash comics. Heat wave, to take down the flash and prove their worth to the dream girl. The flash made his debut in january 1940, the third of dcs mostrecognizable characters to be created in the golden age of comics, coming after batman but just before green lantern. Just how much does the value of a comic book appreciate throughout the years. In the 2010 flash comic book series, barry allen runs back to his life in central city, but when one of the rogues turns up murdered under mysterious circumstances, its up to the flash to not only solve this bizarre crime, but protect those that are still targeted by the elusive killer. Nostomania coin and comic book price guide, values. Superworld comics can give you a fair and honest appraisal of your comic book collection.
Captain cold, leonard snart, is a villain in dc comics. The flash knows he cant be everywhere at once, but what happens when he faces an allnew villain who really can. Today we take a look at a major dc key that i think is a bit overblown in the overstreet price guide. Flash comics, so popular for dc in the early 40s, that they started allflash quarterly. At midwestern university in the late 1930s, a student was involved in a laboratory accident, and inhaled some hard water gas fumes, which put him in a coma for two weeks. This new flash was barry allen, a police scientist who gained superspeed when bathed by chemicals after a shelf of them was struck by lightning. The flash surprise vintage comic book lot of 10 different comics crisis death, 1 death of the flash in crisis on infinite earths.
It changes quite a few things but still remains rooted in the comics. Like other antiques or collectibles, value is determined by how. Scans 1 and 2 show two of the ten comics in this deal not part of the deal. This new flash was barry allen, a police scientist who gained superspeed. The flash dc comics silver age values learn what the silver age flash comic books are worth in this article.
And it was just that it came out 4 times a year, and featured only flash. He doesnt wear the red suit, he has a silver hat with wings on it. The largest online source for comic book pricing in the world. Between 2012 and 2017, the nominal value of marias wage, and the real value of her wage. The 10 most valuable comic books in the world business. Search our archive of more than 10 million auction results. We have values for any marvel, dc, image, idw, darkhorse, or dell comic book that is in your collection. For example, harrison wells and joe west are origina. Snart is the ruthless and intelligent leader of the rogues, a criminal team operating in central city, and wields a cold. The fastest man alive returns to his own monthly series from the writerartist team of francis manapul and brian buccellato. Flash gordon on mongo is the first flash gordon newspaper comic strip as it appeared from jan 7, 1934 thru april 8, 1934. A year after superman hit the scene, batman made his first appearance in the 27th issue of detective comics.
We follow a strict set of guidelines in order to deliver the best possible comic book values. Marvel and dc comic books worth big money showbiz cheat sheet. He adopted the name the scarlet speedster after reading a comic book featuring the golden age flash. Not exactly what i was expecting, but worth the price for the entertainment value. Bringing back the flash in the silver age was a masterstroke. A major shakeup occurred in the title in the mid1980s. Fox, pencils by carmine infantino, inks by joe giella. When more than one comic is offered in a particular listing, the entire sale is disregarded. But it only takes inspiration, and all the plots are pretty original.
In the 1940s, college student jay garrick acquired his superspeed abilities in a random lab accident and became the first dc super hero to go by the name the flash. Buy products related to flash comics and see what customers say about flash comics on. In 1956 the flash was relaunched as barry allen in the red suit everyone knows. Infantino is in the comic book hall of fame and the comic book buyers guides 2000 fan poll elected him the best penciller of all time. Comics price guide was the first online price guide for comic books back in 1995. Weve been selling comics since 1961 our first sale. The 20 most expensive comic books ever sold da card world. More of our comic price guides other dc comics characters in the flash dc comics which other dc heroes do you want to learn the values of. I dont know much about comics, but a few youtube videos on how to care and store your comics and i was on my way to my local comic shop in a flash. To get all of the nutrients they need, rabbits eat a certain type of their own feces, which eases digestion. Automated matching of wantlist and inventory items. More of our comic price guides other dc comics characters in the flash dc comics which other dc heroes do you want to learn the values. Not every comic book is a good candidate for thirdparty grading.
The success of flash comic books directly heralded the return of superheroes. Updated and added to every day, it will eventually list all significant british comics published and all marvel and dc comics that were either officially distributed or non distributed in the uk. First issue to series with wally west as new flash publisher dc comics store date. If youre new to flash comics a few things you should know. Flash comics scored a third hit with johnny thunder, star of a humorous feature about a boy raised in the distant land of badhnisia and blessed with the ability to raise an all powerful, genielike thunderbolt upon saying the words ceiu. Flash was created for use in dc comics by todd dezago, gary frank, and dan jurgens.
Monetary neutrality is the proposition that a change in the money supply nominal variables and real variables. Age is perhaps the least accurate indicator of what makes a comic book desirable. We make every possible effort to only report on the price paid for individual comics. The premier online comics price guide free comic book values. Flash comics comic read flash comics comic online in. What has been noted as the most important comic book in the history of comic books. The flash dc comics price guide sell my comic books. A number of factors are involved in deciding whether or not a comic book should be submitted to a grading service such as cgc.
But with that in mind, heres an indepth look at how fast the flash really is, and how he stacks up against other comic book speedsters. Flashs original trial for murder in 1980s dc comics cbr. From our humble beginnings, we have grown to the largest, most complete comic book price guide with well over 1,000,000 comics in our database. If the comic in question is not of sufficient value. Vendittis next arc on the flash keeps running strong.261 1374 134 946 255 719 997 1518 1389 1450 416 734 327 1013 963 237 191 64 623 1179 762 185 898 175 484 144 1007 864 492 1439 938 797 674 1229 1215 1104 1487 801 818 1260 701 510 469 1021 1462 86 942 1085