Monday, March 4, 2013

The Amazing Spider-Man 2, X-Men Days of Future Past & The Wolverine Movies: Comic Book 1st Appearances Quick Guide

Due to the popularity of our first post, that focused on comic book movie first appearances and key issues, The Daily SuperHero is happy to bring you a second edition. This time we look at non-Marvel Studios films that are coming soon with The Amazing Spider-Man 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past and The Wolverine.

So let's dive right into this with our little pricing disclaimer.


Please note values are of recently sold listings (not completed unsold listings) that are ungraded, first print, U.S. released comics on ebay. The values represented are as of the publishing of this post and will increase. So buy them while prices are reasonable.



The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (5/2/2014)



First appearance of the Rhino: The Amazing Spider-Man #41 (1966)
Lowest heavily worn price on ebay: $12
Highest near mint price: $350
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First appearance of Electo: The Amazing Spider-Man #9 (1964)
Lowest heavily worn price: $85
Highest near mint price: $415
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First appearance of Mary Jane Watson: The Amazing Spider-Man #25 (1965)
Lowest heavily worn price: $21
Highest near mint price: $290
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First appearance of Norman Osborn as Norman Osborn and not as the Green Goblin: The Amazing Spider-Man #37 (1966)
Lowest heavily worn price: $7.50
Highest near mint price: $188
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X-Men: Days of Future Past (7/18/2014)



Story arc, Part 1: Uncanny X-Men #141 (1981)
Lowest heavily worn price: $10
Highest near mint price: $277
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Story arc, Part 2: Uncanny X-Men #142 (1981)
Lowest heavily worn price: $4
Highest near mint price: $75

Note: Both X-Men issues are gaining momentum and once the movie starts filming in April, prices will start to skyrocket. Guaranteed.)
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The Wolverine (7/26/2013)



First appearance of The Wolverine villain, the Silver Samurai: Daredevil #111 (1974)
Lowest heavily worn price: $8
Highest near mint price: $82
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Wolverine mini-series by Chris Claremont and Frank Miller: Wolverine #1–4 (1982)
Pricing on the complete collection: Ranges from $50-$125+
Note: This story arc is said to be the basis of the new movie and pricing varies depending on if you want to buy the complete collection in one ebay lot or as individual issues.
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The Daily SuperHero's third and final movie-related comic book first appearances post will feature Iron Man 3, Thor: The Dark World and Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Look for it later this week!



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