The ComicLink Focused Auction with thousands of certified comic books and hundreds of original art lots is closing on March 31 through April 13, 2023. Lots begin closing each day at 8 PM ET/5 PM PT.
Thousands of post-1975 keys and high grade books close on Friday, March 31 through Thursday, April 6. Highlights are CGC 9.8 first appearances of popular characters/concepts including X-Men #101 (Phoenix), Marvel Premiere #28 (Legion of Monsters), Ultimate Fallout #4 (Spider-Man Miles Morales), NYX #3 (X-23), X-Men #121 (full Alpha Flight), New Teen Titans #2 (Deathstroke), and Saga of the Swamp Thing #37 (John Constantine). CGC 9.8 first issues also include Venom Lethal Protector (Gold Edition), Wolverine Limited Series (newsstand), and Spawn Signature Series Todd McFarlane newsstand.
Assorted certified comic books from the Silver Age to the present end on Friday, April 7 and continue weekdays through Wednesday, April 12. They include relatively affordable lower grade Silver Age keys like Amazing Fantasy #15 CGC NG (coverless), X-Men #1, Avengers #4, Amazing Spider-Man #14, #50, and Annual #1 CGC 4.0. There are Bronze keys in relatively affordable mid-grades like Incredible Hulk #181 CGC 6.0, Giant-Size X-Men CGC 4.5 and Amazing Spider-Man #129 CGC 6.5. There are also CGC 9.8 examples of significant late Bronze/Modern keys like Amazing Spider-Man #300, Ultimate Fallout #4, Wolverine Limited Series #1, Batman: The Dark Knight Returns #1, and New Mutants #98 CGC 9.8.
The over 600 original art examples close on Thursday, April 13. Highlights are 18 Jack Kirby originals from the Ruby-Spears Archives, Bruce Timm high quality Superman and Two-Face illustrations, Tim Sale high quality Batman and Hulk illustrations, Chris Bachalo Amazing Spider-Man #630 page with Spidey and the Black Cat, Sal Buscema New Mutants #12 page and #14 page (first Illyana as Magik appearance fighting S’ym), Brent Anderson Uncanny X-Men #144 page with Cyclops and Man-Thing, Terry Dodson X-Men: Second Coming double-page splash with Emma Frost and the Phoenix Force, Ron Garney Hulk #8 page from the Hulk and Wolverine reunion, Andy Park Tomb Raider: The Series #5 cover, and more.
Those interested in consigning to an upcoming ComicLink auction can email a prospective auction list to firstname.lastname@example.org or (617) 517-0062 (option 1). Upfront cash advances are being offered upon receipt of qualified material. In addition to auctioning items for consignors, ComicLink is also always accepting new sellers for the ComicLink Exchange marketplaces, brokering private placement deals, and buying outright.
On Friday through Sunday, March 31 to April 2, ComicLink will set up at C2E2 at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, IL. VP, Senior Consignment Director Douglas Gillock and Senior Consignment Manager Jon Signorelli will be at booth #1318. They will accept consignments and answer questions about upcoming ComicLink and CertifiedLink auctions. Categories include comic books, comic and fantasy art, video games, sports and non-sports trading cards, action figures, VHS/Beta, coins, and other memorabilia. Cash advances will be available at the booth for qualified material.
Those interested in dropping off a large consignment can make arrangements in advance by emailing email@example.com or calling (617) 517-0062, ext. 102 during regular East Coast business hours.