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It was a momentous occasion, and it is one that dc would later replicate two decades later when the justice society of america met the justice league of america in the first of many crisis events in dc comics history. We have values for any marvel, dc, image, idw, darkhorse, or dell comic book that is in your collection. Comic book price guides are generally monthly, quarterly, or yearly publications which detail the changes in the resale value of a comic over a period of time. The 2010s were certainly a time of major upheaval, from dcs new 52. The weakening canadian dollar got me to thinking about the effect it is having, if any, on the back issue comic book market. The video and resources below will help you find the best way to get current prices and values of your comic books, whether you own only a couple or thousands here we go. He has managed three different comic stores and worked for publishers such as acclaim entertainment and ape entertainment. Washington state convention center, 800 convention place. A great decade in comics, with important implications for cover price variants of later decades marvels experimentation with 30 cent price variants and 35 cent price variants would take place in this decade, and then as we reach the end of the 70s we see perhaps one of the most important business decisions of all time take place in comics. Atlantis attacks reading order comic book reading orders. Everything you need as a collector of valuable comics or highlysought after issues including speculation books is combined into one resource.
It ran through a selftitled, twoissue limited series. Armageddon 2001 was a 1991 crossover event storyline published by dc comics. Overstreet comic book price guide the overstreet guide is a must have if you have a lot of comics, are already a collector or plan on having a lot of comics. The caped crusader and his sidekick, robin, have been around since the late 1930s.
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