Batman

Comic Books

Batman

Comic Books

Publisher: DC

About:
The creative Minds behind Batman #1: Vin Sullivan, editor of the National Comics that later became DC Comics, assigned cartoonist Bob Kane to conceptualize a new superhero following the success of Superman. Bill Finger was later brought in to write the stories. Kane and Finger worked on the artwork and stories for Batman #1, but only Kane was credited for the work. Valuation of Batman #1 is pertinent as a collector’s piece because it is the first issue with Batman as the headliner. It is also the issue where the Joker's villainous character is introduced and established. Likewise, the Catwoman character is introduced to Batman and fans although she is named the Cat at first. According to The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide, a copy of Batman #1 in Good condition may be valued at $25,000 and double that at $50,000 in Very Good condition. The value skyrockets to $500,000 in Near Mint Minus condition. The first issue of


 

Batman Comic Book Values Sold at Auction

ItemRealized
Batman #29 (DC, 1945) Condition: VG/FN
Batman #29 (DC, 1945) Condition: VG/FN....
Lot 14303
Auction 121722
Sunday, May 28, 2017
$382.40
Batman #27 (DC, 1945) CGC VG- 3.5 Cream to off-white pages
Batman #27 (DC, 1945) CGC VG- 3.5 Cream to off-white pages....
Lot 15364
Auction 121718
Sunday, April 30, 2017
$382.40
Batman #153 (DC, 1963) CGC NM- 9.2 Off-white pages
Batman #153 (DC, 1963) CGC NM- 9.2 Off-white pages....
Lot 13172
Auction 121638
Sunday, September 18, 2016
$382.40
Batman #186 Savannah Pedigree (DC, 1966) CGC NM 9.4 Cream to off-white pages
Batman #186 Savannah Pedigree (DC, 1966) CGC NM 9.4 Cream to off-white pages....
Lot 14160
Auction 121635
Sunday, August 28, 2016
$382.40
Batman #50 (DC, 1948) CGC FN- 5.5 Cream to off-white pages
Batman #50 (DC, 1948) CGC FN- 5.5 Cream to off-white pages....
Lot 11184
Auction 121623
Sunday, June 5, 2016
$382.40

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ItemCurrent Bid
Batman #189 (DC, 1967) CGC VF+ 8.5 Off-white pages
Batman #189 (DC, 1967) CGC VF+ 8.5 Off-white pages....
Lot 13318
Auction 121734
Sunday, August 20, 2017
$505.00
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Batman #251 (DC, 1973) CGC VF+ 8.5 White pages
Batman #251 (DC, 1973) CGC VF+ 8.5 White pages....
Lot 13327
Auction 121734
Sunday, August 20, 2017
$360.00
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Batman #181 (DC, 1966) CGC FN- 5.5 Off-white pages
Batman #181 (DC, 1966) CGC FN- 5.5 Off-white pages....
Lot 13317
Auction 121734
Sunday, August 20, 2017
$320.00
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Batman #222 (DC, 1970) CGC VF/NM 9.0 Off-white to white pages
Batman #222 (DC, 1970) CGC VF/NM 9.0 Off-white to white pages....
Lot 13319
Auction 121734
Sunday, August 20, 2017
$280.00
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Batman #102-104 CBCS-Graded Group (DC, 1956).... (Total: 3 Comic Books)
Batman #102-104 CBCS-Graded Group (DC, 1956).... (Total: 3 Comic Books)
Lot 13328
Auction 121734
Sunday, August 20, 2017
$240.00
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