The ian levine collection, an exclusive private sale offering of every comic book released by american publisher dc comics from 1935. In may 1933, consolidated had published a proto comic book titled detective dan. Siegel and shuster showed this second concept of superman to consolidated book publishers, based in chicago. Not much is known about the killer except for his love of destruction. How long 10 notable superheroes stayed dead once killed. The reign of the supermen which introduced the postcrisis superboy, steel, the cyborg superman, and a mysterious superman with familiar ties to another. Most comic fans know that superman actually began life in action comics. Justice league, see how the man of steel accomplished the same feat in comics.
I felt like i was 12 again seeing that superman logo as it came out of the packaging. Death of superman comic book value price guide comics. They are all in fair, good, or near mint condition. I am not an expert so i will not attempt to graderate each comic. Superman the death of superman tpb 1993 dc 1st edition comic books. So far this run of superman has been more about the fatherson relationship between clark and jon, than its been about saving the world. The death of superman combines everything i love about wwf pro wrestling with the tight plotting of a michael bay film. Death of superman puts superman up against a killing machine called doomsday.
Superman 75 memorial set unopened dc comics 1992 death of. It was my brothers favorite present for his birthday. Superman lois and clark comics superman comics s comics. Population statistics grade universal signature series. The only flaw for me was the characters were not very developed.
Get the best deals on death of superman when you shop the largest online selection at. Its no wonder that this is the best selling comic book of all time. Now that we ended the string of those 2issue stories with a bang, i cant wait until next issue which starts a. The return of superman arc cements my earlier assertion that this is amongst the best d. Share superman 75 memorial set unopened dc comics 1992 death of superman.
Superman was has been, and hopefully will continue to be, one of the cornerstones of the comic book industry. What is never mentioned, however, is just how poorly conceived the death and return of. With superman returning from the grave in warner bros. The company also gave credit for superman s creation to the two men. The great superman comic book collection timehonored classics. Marvels december solicitations come with the announcement of a new line of graphic comic boxes, sleek illustrated versions of the classic shortboxes many fans use to store their collections. Of course, the man of steel also famously died in comic books 25 years ago, so we. This was it they were going to be a part of comic book history. If ordering more than one of our comics or magazines, contact us before submitting payment for a reduced shipping price. The death of superman is a compilation of devastation, earthshattering punches, and deaths.
I love many graphic novels and have once in a while read a few comic books. The great superman comic book collection 1981 dc, 1981 series published in english united states price 6. Nov 16, 2017 how superman returned from the dead in the comics. Superman lois and clark comics published by dc comics. In the early twentyfirst century, superman remains one of the most important comic book characters of all time. This is a stillsealed first print of superman 75, the death of superman. Superman the death of superman tpb 1993 dc 1st edition comic. Death and life of superman by roger stern, paperback. The great superman comic book collection timehonored. Each page is a full page shot of the intense battle. Marvel, nova, viv vision, young cyclops, miles morales spiderman. Here at last is the dramatic story behind the bestselling comic book of all time. Then all 3 of those characters were revived between 20052006, although ben turned out to be an alternate universe version because soap operas aint got nothin on comic books.
Superman sets her up in midvale orphanage so she can adjust to life on earth. This collection, which includes issues of superman, superman. She tells him how argo city survived the destruction of krypton and how her father sent her to earth when the inhabitants of argo city were threatened by kryptonite poisoning. How much are the original death of superman comic books. Why is the death of superman such an important comic book. What is the value of an unopened superman issue the death. Free shipping on many items browse your favorite brands.
Aug 26, 2011 how much are the original death of superman comic books worth. The copy has never been opened and has very minor wear to its sealed black bag. The great superman comic book collection timehonored classics laurie s. To write a story and not just a one issue fake out, or an imaginary tale where superman actual. On november 18, 1992, news of supermans death shocked the world as the legendary man of steel was killed defending metropolis from the monster called doomsday. Sothebys is pleased to announce that we will offer dc complete. My copy is a great find and would be a perfect addition to your collection.
I was glad the day i found all the comics combined in one book. Gcd issue the great superman comic book collection. When i first heard about dcs plans to kill superman, i immediately called dc. How much is the original death of superman comic worth. I just ordered him this comic book for his birthday and he was shocked and impressed. Superman spies a crashing rocket and discovers his cousin supergirl. How much is an unopened mint condition copy of the death of superman worth. In 1999, following siegels death, the siegel family successfully won a court case, granting the family fifty percent ownership of the superman character. Death of superman comic book value price guide comics watcher. Comic book lot superman death lives series 35 issues. Supermans tragic death was not just mourned by comic book readers, it. The first box features the champions, the postcivil war ii group comprised of ms. Superman and doomsday just exchange blows one after another. The death of superman was a 1992 stunt that turned out to be dcs bestselling superman comic ever.
Unless otherwise noted in the description, our items are preowned. The man of steel, action comics, and justice league of america introduces an unstoppable alien named doomsday who creates a path of destruction on his way to the heart of metropolis and whom superman must stop at any. The artwork is fantastic and the story is very cool. The strip proved so popular that national launched superman into his own selftitled comic book, the first for any superhero, premiering with.
Superman is an ongoing american comic book series featuring the dc comics superhero superman as its main protagonist. The character regularly appears in comic books published by dc comics, and has been adapted to a number of radio serials, movies, and television shows superman was born on the planet krypton and was given. An opened version would depend on the condition of the actual comic book. Man of steel, superman in action comics, the adventures of superman, and justice league america, is not good. Comic book fans used to have a saying, in comics, no one stays dead except for bucky barnes, jason todd, and uncle ben. The company also gave credit for supermans creation to the two men. The death of superman is a crossover story event featured in dc comics supermanrelated publications. One of the worstkept secrets of director zack snyders justice league is that superman returns from the grave, following his sacrifice in batman v superman. Nov 18, 2011 superman s tragic death was not just mourned by comic book readers, it echoed throughout the entire country. The story leaves you wanting more and questioning how the heck is superman going to get out of this one. The death of superman in black plastic cover, unopened on.
Death of superman promotion of 1992 mile high comics. On the surface level, there is great drama, compelling plot twists, and terrific action, but from i ordered this as opposed to the newer edition unaware that the entirety of reign of the supermen vol. Forget all the psychological nuance of frank millers dark knight comics, superman is good and thats all you need to know. The massive 11issue crossover among four different series superman, superman. Apple iphone 55s case optimvsprine optimvsprine vs new 52 superman battles comic vine full wrap iphone case wireless zhihanslive give your iphone 55s a new style protect your iphone with very beautiful wrap. Accidentally destroyed this comic when i was a kid it belong to my brother. Death of superman reading order comic book reading orders. The dark multiverse takes on the highestselling comic book event of all timethe death of superman. The man of steel, action comics, and justice league of america introduces an unstoppable alien named doomsday who creates a path of destruction on his way to the heart of metropolis and whom superman must stop at.
Some of the issues are a struggle to read but the last ones a visual treat doomsday and superman is. This issue also has highly complementing art by doug mahnke that looks great. Superman fighting deathstroke again was a welcome 2issue story where the past 2issue stories have not been great. It s very slim light case can protect your iphone from. Id like to know how much comic book shops would sell it for, and how much collectors would buy it for. Aug 27, 2006 how much is an unopened mint condition copy of the death of superman worth.
Well also make a cash offer for your superman comic books, should you wish to sell. The two seem to go together like two peas in a pod. When i first heard about dcs plans to kill superman, i immediately called dc president paul levitz to beg him to cancel the idea. Sometimes, a comic book can become more than a comic book. Ungraded books are worth less esp if youre trying to sell. Some great dan jurgens art and brutal for superman comics fight scenes. How much is an unopened mint condition copy of the death of. If i had kept my superman comic books from the 1960s and they were still in good condition would. Weve been selling comics since 1961 our first sale. Comics fans are accustomed to superheroes coming back from the dead, so its no big surprise, but how he comes back is still a mystery. Unfollow death of superman comic to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. How much is an unopened mint condition copy of the death. These people were not just excited, they were ecstatic.
Get the best deals on death superman action figures when you shop the largest online selection at. Dec 30, 2017 it depends on the edition, condition, etc. Get the best deal for death of superman from the largest online selection at ebay. While i love tomasi and gleason constantly on this book, keith champagne is a great writer for fun superman as well.
Get the best deals on superman comic book collections when you shop the largest online selection at. Now that we ended the string of those 2issue stories with a bang, i cant wait until next issue which starts a brand new arc. Shipped on time, excellent quality, would order again. What is the value of an unopened superman issue the death of superman. Back in 1941, captain america punched hitler on the cover of a comic book. Lori horne of boston grabs several copies of tthe death of superman comic book from the shelves of comicopia in boston during the first. In late march diamond comic distributors announced that they would be closing down their warehouses as a result of covid19, which left comic book stores if they are still open with no new issues of. The subsequent funeral issues and resurrection sold well, and im sure that dc was thrilled at the response. Bound to the preachers son jason blood on earth, a twilight world where technology and magic exist together, etrigan was rocketed to earth from the planet kamelot and defends his earth in the.1302 843 1125 1460 1150 258 1470 1310 333 718 392 1127 455 754 169 171 1042 541 249 490 1134 1098 518 630 934 1155 879 1017 1175 1309 454 846 70 649 154 743 352 434 1282 135 694 531