ComicConnect’s Event Auction #50, filled with important comic keys and other collectibles, opens for bidding on May 16, 2022.

“Wow! Just when you guess the market can’t get any bigger, it goes ahead and amazes buyers and sellers alike with record after record set and smashed,” ComicConnect’s COO Vincent Zurzolo said. “Bidding in Event Auction #50 gets under this Monday, May 16, 2022, and a stunning copy of Superman #1 CGC 4.0 is, potentially, our next $1 million comic on the block. With last second consignments of a Batman #1 CGC 4.5 and a restored copy of Action Comics #1 CGC 9.4, and, I wish the very best to every investment collectible bidder.”

Event Auction #50 has a vast selection of Golden to Modern Age comics, original comic art, pulps, memorabilia, video games, and certified video tapes. A free brochure is available.

Some of the most desirable comic lots in the auction are:

  • Amazing Fantasy #15 CGC 8.0
  • Brave and the Bold #28 CGC 8.5
  • X-Men #1 CBCS 9.0
  • Fantastic Four #1 CGC 8.5
  • Detective Comics #38 CGC 5.5
  • Incredible Hulk #1 CGC 7.5
  • Punch Comics #12 CGC 5.5
  • Whiz Comics #2 (#1) CGC 5.5
  • Sensation Comics #1 CGC 6.0

The original art includes Frank Miller’s first-ever published cover art for Ronin and Dark Knight Returns from Comics Interview #2 and #31 (predating both series), Avengers #66 splash of the Vision by Barry Smith, a classic Mike Zeck Captain America #284 cover, a John Byrne Marvel Team-Up #68 cover, two rare Hernandez Brothers lots from Love and Rockets, John Romita’s house ad cover for Son of Origins, and a Rich Buckler Amazing Spider-Man #279 cover.

Other collectibles include a certified copy of the original Star Wars (VHS) IGS 9.0 and a Back to the Future (Beta) IGS 8.0, video games like Super Mario 64 (N64) WATA 8.0 and M.U.S.C.L.E. (NES) WATA 6.0, and Amazing Stories (August 1928) with the first appearance of Buck Rogers. Collectors will find more pulps, original art, video games, video tapes, and over 2,900 more lots.

Consignors interested in consigning to ComicConnect’s next Event Auction can contact Director of Consignments Rob Reynolds at robr@comicconnect.com or toll free (888) 779-7377.