The Brave and the Bold

Comic Books

The Brave and the Bold

Comic Books

Publisher: DC

About:
The Brave and the Bold was a monthly comic book published by DC Comics. Its first volume ran for 200 issues and lasted from August 1955 to July 1983. The comic was originally an anthology series with stories taking place in the past and featuring characters such as Robin Hood, the Silent Knight, and the Viking Prince. The title was reinvented with issue 25 in September 1959 to try out new characters and concepts, and specifically to gauge the possibility of launching new titles. Issue #25 itself was the first appearance of the Suicide Squad, while issue #28 in March 1960 saw the introduction of the Justice League of America. Some notable artists who worked on the title during this time include Joe Kubert, Ross Andru, and Mike Sekowsky. The Brave and the Bold was retooled somewhat starting with issue 50 as a team-up title between established characters, particularly team-ups between Batman and other heroes. Batman was extremely popular at this time, due in no small part to the ‘60s television series starring Adam West. The title became exclusively a Batman team-up book from issue #74 to its cancellation with issue #200. It was during this period that Neal Adams' versions of Batman and Green Arrow first became popular. The Brave and the Bold was revived as a six-issue limited series starring Green Arrow, The Question, and The Butcher in December 1991, lasting until June 1992. A second limited series was published from October 1999 to March 2000, titled Flash and Green Lantern: The Brave and the Bold. The Brave and the Bold was revived as an ongoing series in April 2007. Like the previous ongoing series, it was a team-up title, although not specifically a Batman team-up title. It featured longer storylines that lasted several issues and featured creators such as Mark Waid, Marv Wolfman and J. Michael Straczynski.


 

The Brave and the Bold Comic Book Values Sold at Auction

ItemRealized
The Brave and the Bold #29 Justice League of America (DC, 1960) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages
The Brave and the Bold #29 Justice League of America (DC, 1960) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages....
Lot 91233
Auction 7152
Saturday, November 21, 2015
$38,240.00
The Brave and the Bold #28 Justice League of America (DC, 1960) CGC VF/NM 9.0 Cream to off-white pages
The Brave and the Bold #28 Justice League of America (DC, 1960) CGC VF/NM 9.0 Cream to off-white pages....
Lot 91238
Auction 7023
Saturday, August 7, 2010
$31,070.00
The Brave and the Bold #28 Justice League of America (DC, 1960) CGC VF/NM 9.0 Cream to off-white pages
The Brave and the Bold #28 Justice League of America (DC, 1960) CGC VF/NM 9.0 Cream to off-white pages....
Lot 91126
Auction 7030
Friday, February 25, 2011
$21,510.00
The Brave and the Bold #28 Justice League of America - Savannah Pedigree (DC, 1960) CGC VF 8.0 Cream to off-white pages...
The Brave and the Bold #28 Justice League of America - Savannah Pedigree (DC, 1960) CGC VF 8.0 Cream to off-white pages....
Lot 91185
Auction 7139
Saturday, August 6, 2016
$20,315.00
The Brave and the Bold #28 Justice League of America - Savannah Pedigree (DC, 1960) CGC VF 8.0 Cream to off-white pages...
The Brave and the Bold #28 Justice League of America - Savannah Pedigree (DC, 1960) CGC VF 8.0 Cream to off-white pages....
Lot 91141
Auction 7124
Saturday, February 20, 2016
$17,925.00

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ItemCurrent Bid
The Brave and the Bold #28 Justice League of America (DC, 1960) CGC VG 4.0 Cream to off-white pages
The Brave and the Bold #28 Justice League of America (DC, 1960) CGC VG 4.0 Cream to off-white pages....
Lot 94283
Auction 7163
Saturday, May 20, 2017
$1,400.00
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