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The 10 Most Expensive Comic-Books Ever
Got one one of these comics? You'd better put it somewhere safe!

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Comics are collectible, but unless you’re Nic Cage, there are some that you’re unlikely ever to actually collect. With Comic-Con in full swing, and with the recent surprise discovery of an Action Comics #1 insulating the walls of a Minnesota property (there's hope for us all!), here are the current ten most valuable comics in the world. [Figures based on estimates for “near mint” copies – which may not always even exist – at collector site Nostomania.]

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The 10 Most Expensive Comic-Books Ever | 10. Fantastic Four 1
10. Fantastic Four 1

Value: $279,000

What’s it about? Created in response to DC’s success with the Justice League Of America, Marvel’s own superhero team introduced a new Human Torch, Mr Fantastic, the Invisible Woman and the monstrous Thing. Stan Lee and Jack Kirby were the creators, although who did what remains the subject of some controversy. The story sees the FF coming to grips with their powers, and putting them into action against subterranean nutball The Mole Man.

Why so valuable? The Richards clan and Ben Grimm take their first bow.

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I find the Fantastic Four 1 price super duper higher. wohoo. Would like to read one. More

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Superman done correctly should trump Batman. A crossover would be epic, especially if Batman gets to kick the tar out of big blue on the big screen. More

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