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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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The 10 Most Expensive Comic-Books Ever | 2. Detective Comics 27
2. Detective Comics 27

Value: $2.57 million

What’s it about? Fu Manchu, The Crimson Avenger and hard-boiled detective Slam Bradley feature in this anthology, but its significance is the first appearance of The Batman, along with Commissioner Gordon and Gotham City. “The Case of the Chemical Syndicate” sees the Caped Crusader investigating the death of a wealthy industrialist. Echoes of the plot (a chemical factory, a vat of acid) found their way into Tim Burton’s 1989 batbuster. We eventually get Batman’s origin in issue 33, and Robin shows up in #38.

Why so valuable? Batman begins.

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