Top Submissions (Difference) In The Past 30 Days
Average Grade includes only Universal grades for submissions in the past 30 days. This list was last updated October 12, 2021. Show 90 days instead.
BookCurrent30 Days AgoDifferencePercent IncreaseAverage Grade
1. King Spawn 1 Variant Cover I (2021, Image Comics)
                "Virgin" cover.
838 58 +780 +1,344.8%
2. Amazing Spider-Man 361 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Carnage (Cletus Kasady).
22,189 21,487 +702 +3.3% 9.22
3. Spawn 1 (1992, Image Comics)
                1st appearance of Spawn (Al Simmons). Pitt pin-up by Dale Keown & Spawn pin-up by George Perez. Pull-out Spawn poster.
19,382 18,876 +506 +2.7% 9.56
4. Venom: Lethal Protector 1 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                1st Venom in his own title. Spider-Man appearance. Red holo-grafx foil cover.
11,710 11,271 +439 +3.9% 9.60
5. Amazing Spider-Man 300 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st full appearance of Venom (Eddie Brock). Thing appearance. Last black costume.
26,859 26,427 +432 +1.6% 8.36
6. Something is Killing the Children 1 Eighth Printing (2021, Boom! Studios)
                1st appearance of Erica Slaughter. "Surprise" variant cover.
1,952 1,546 +406 +26.3% 9.79
7. X-Men 1 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Acolytes. Four different covers exist that form a single image.
7,952 7,573 +379 +5.0% 9.62
8. Amazing Spider-Man 362 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                Carnage, Venom & Human Torch appearance.
6,775 6,401 +374 +5.8% 9.55
9. Ultimate Fallout 4 (2011, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the new Spider-Man (Miles Morales). Poly-bag removed.
11,261 10,911 +350 +3.2% 9.24
10. Department of Truth 1 (2020, Image Comics) 2,445 2,113 +332 +15.7% 9.78
11. Carnage: Black, White & Blood 1 Gleason Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Patrick Gleason cover
1,184 879 +305 +34.7% 9.77
12. Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars 8 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of the alien symbiote that eventually becomes Venom.
19,384 19,080 +304 +1.6% 8.96
13. New Mutants 98 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Deadpool (Wade Wilson) Gideon & Copycat (Vanessa Carlysle) as Domino. Rictor leaves the New Mutants.
21,904 21,619 +285 +1.3% 8.98
14. Something is Killing the Children 1 Local Comic Shop Day Edition (2020, Boom! Studios)
                1st appearance of Erica Slaughter. Foil cover.
1,792 1,524 +268 +17.6% 9.78
15. Wolverine 1 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                1st Wolverine as Patch. Back cover pin-up by John Byrne.
12,196 11,933 +263 +2.2% 9.22
16. X-Men 4 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Omega Red (Arkady Rossovich).
6,905 6,642 +263 +4.0% 9.44
17. Invincible 1 Bronze Foil Edition (2020, Image/Skybound)
                Reprints Invincible #1 Skybound exclusive. Embossed bronze foil logo.
305 47 +258 +548.9% 9.80
18. Department of Truth 13 Comics Vault Live Edition (2021, Image Comics)
                "Virgin" foil cover.
250 0 +250 +N/A% 9.80
19. Wolverine Limited Series 1 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                1st solo Wolverine comic. Yukio cameo on last page.
18,848 18,601 +247 +1.3% 8.95
20. ENIAC 1 (2021, Bad Idea) 996 754 +242 +32.1% 9.80
21. War of the Realms: New Agents of Atlas 1 (2019, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Luna Snow (Seol Hee), Wave (Pearl Pangan) Crescent (Dan Bi) & Io. 1st U.S. app. of Aero (Lei Ling).
2,634 2,392 +242 +10.1% 9.78
22. Amazing Spider-Man 252 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                Ties with Marvel Team-Up #141 for 1st appearance of the black costume. Amazing Fantasy #15 cover homage.
15,097 14,860 +237 +1.6% 8.84
23. Amazing Spider-Man 363 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                Carnage, Venom, Human Torch & Mister Fantastic appearance.
5,059 4,824 +235 +4.9% 9.52
24. Amazing Spider-Man 55 (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Amazing Spider-Man #856
3,546 3,311 +235 +7.1% 9.75
25. Department of Truth 1 Variant Cover B (2020, Image Comics) 1,176 944 +232 +24.6% 9.76
26. Moon Knight 1 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Part 1 of the origin of Moon Knight. 1st appearance of Raoul Bushman.
5,347 5,115 +232 +4.5% 9.02
27. Nice House on the Lake 1 (2021, D.C. Comics) 439 219 +220 +100.5% 9.77
28. Spider-Man 1 Silver Edition (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Lizard appearance.
10,213 9,996 +217 +2.2% 9.67
29. Star Wars: The High Republic 1 (2021, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Keeve Trennis, Sskeer, Loden Greatstorm, Stellan Gios & Vernestra Rwoh.
2,267 2,055 +212 +10.3% 9.78
30. Amazing Spider-Man 55 Second Printing (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Amazing Spider-Man #856
2,438 2,228 +210 +9.4% 9.77
31. Amazing Spider-Man 316 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                Venom & Black Cat appearance.
6,036 5,827 +209 +3.6% 9.12
32. Darth Vader 3 (2015, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Doctor Chelli Aphra, Triple Zero (0-0-0) & BT-1.
4,555 4,346 +209 +4.8% 9.63
33. Marvel Comics Presents 72 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                Wraparound cover. Origin of Wolverine. Weapon X, Shanna, Daredevil & Red Wolf stories. Jackson Guice back cover art.
1,687 1,479 +208 +14.1% 9.46
34. Uncanny X-Men 266 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Gambit. Mystique appearance.
17,282 17,074 +208 +1.2% 9.08
35. Uncanny X-Men 282 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Bishop, Malcolm & Randall in cameo on last page. Direct Editions have 8 page ad insert.
4,831 4,624 +207 +4.5% 9.41
36. Ultimate Fallout 4 Second Printing (2011, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the new Spider-Man (Miles Morales).
2,678 2,473 +205 +8.3% 9.54
37. Walking Dead Deluxe 8 Second Printing/Gold Foil Edit (2021, Image/Skybound)
                Comics Vault Live exclusive. Embossed gold foil logo. Reprints Walking Dead #8 in color.
202 0 +202 +N/A% 9.80
38. Walking Dead Deluxe 8 Second Printing/Red Foil Editi (2021, Image/Skybound)
                Comics Vault Live exclusive. Sketch cover. Embossed red foil logo. Reprints Walking Dead #8 in color.
200 0 +200 +N/A% 9.80
39. Champions 1 (2016, Marvel Comics)
                Ms. Marvel (Khan), Spider-Man (Morales), Nova (Alexander), Hulk (Cho) & Viv Vision form the new Champions.
608 411 +197 +47.9% 9.78
40. Enter the House of Slaughter FCBD 2021 nn (2021, Boom! Studios) 196 0 +196 +N/A% 9.77
41. Spider-Man 2099 1 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                Origin Spider-Man 2099 (Miguel O'Hara). Red foil cover.
3,499 3,303 +196 +5.9% 9.62
42. Spider-Man Unlimited 1 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                1st app. of Shriek (Frances Barrison). Carnage & Doppelganger appearance. "Maximum Carnage" storyline begins.
2,680 2,487 +193 +7.8% 9.65
43. Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars 1 (1984, Marvel Comics) 4,097 3,906 +191 +4.9% 9.28
44. Amazing Spider-Man 375 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                Holo-grafx cover. Story ties in with Venom: Lethal Protector #1 John Jameson & Chameleon backup stories.
3,725 3,536 +189 +5.3% 9.57
45. Thor 337 (1983, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Beta Ray Bill. Nick Fury appearance.
6,975 6,786 +189 +2.8% 9.03
46. Amazing Spider-Man 365 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Spider-Man 2099. Gatefold Venom/Carnage poster by Mark Bagley. Hologram cover.
4,251 4,063 +188 +4.6% 9.53
47. Amazing Spider-Man 55 Third Printing (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Amazing Spider-Man #856
809 625 +184 +29.4% 9.79
48. BRZRKR 1 (2021, Boom! Studios) 923 744 +179 +24.1% 9.80
49. Savage She-Hulk 1 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of She-Hulk (Jennifer Walters). Origin of the Hulk retold.
9,708 9,530 +178 +1.9% 8.61
50. Amazing Spider-Man 129 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Punisher (Frank Castle) and the Jackal.
14,120 13,947 +173 +1.2% 5.65
51. We Live 1 (2020, AfterShock Comics)
                Wraparound gatefold cover.
518 346 +172 +49.7% 9.76
52. Special Marvel Edition 15 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Shang-Chi, Fu Manchu & Sir Denis Nayland Smith. 1st app. & "death" of Dr. James Petrie.
3,667 3,496 +171 +4.9% 6.91
53. Star Wars: The High Republic Adventures 1 (2021, IDW Publishing) 696 527 +169 +32.1% 9.77
54. Star Wars: The High Republic 1 Hans Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Keeve Trennis, Sskeer, Loden Greatstorm, Stellan Gios & Vernestra Rwoh.
1,728 1,560 +168 +10.8% 9.78
55. Avengers Annual 10 (1981, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Rogue & Madelyn Pryor. Spider-Woman, X-Men, Carol Danvers & New Brotherhood of Evil Mutants appearance.
6,789 6,622 +167 +2.5% 8.80
56. Fantastic Four 49 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Galactus. 2nd appearance of the Silver Surfer. 1st Silver Surfer and Galactus cover.
4,342 4,175 +167 +4.0% 4.50
57. Thor 6 Second Printing (2020, Marvel Comics)
                Thor #732 Wraparound cover.
637 470 +167 +35.5% 9.80
58. Star Wars 1 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Part 1 of "Star Wars: A New Hope" movie adaptation.
11,561 11,397 +164 +1.4% 8.14
59. Venom 35 Garcin Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                MR Garcin cover. Venom #200
188 25 +163 +652.0% 9.75
60. Batman: Three Jokers 1 Variant Cover B (2020, D.C. Comics) 662 500 +162 +32.4% 9.80
61. Fantastic Four 48 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Silver Surfer and Galactus (cameo last page). Inhumans and Watcher appearance.
7,643 7,482 +161 +2.2% 4.33
62. Amazing Spider-Man 4 (2014, Marvel Comics)
                Cindy Moon becomes Silk. Black Cat & Morlun cameo.
6,323 6,163 +160 +2.6% 9.71
63. Incredible Hulk 180 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Wolverine in cameo on last page. Wendigo appearance.
6,099 5,939 +160 +2.7% 5.97
64. Spider-Man 1 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Lizard appearance.
7,089 6,933 +156 +2.3% 9.69
65. Harley Quinn 3 Horn Variant Cover B (2021, D.C. Comics)
                Celebrity Authentics & Greghornart.com exclusive. "Virgin" cover.
205 51 +154 +302.0% 9.80
66. Amazing Spider-Man 238 (1983, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Hobgoblin. Manufactured with "Tattooz" insert & sample.
8,119 7,966 +153 +1.9% 8.66
67. Amazing Spider-Man 61 Comic Mint Edition (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Amazing Spider-Man #238 cover homage.
208 56 +152 +271.4% 9.79
68. Spawn 9 (1993, Image Comics)
                1st appearance Medieval Spawn & Angela. Angela poster by Jim Lee.
4,408 4,257 +151 +3.5% 9.60
69. Adventures of Superman 500 Collector's Edition (1993, D.C. Comics)
                1st appearance of Steel (John Henry Irons) & Superboy (Kon-El). Eradicator appearance. Poly-bag removed.
977 828 +149 +18.0% 8.51
70. Uncanny X-Men 221 (1987, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Mister Sinister (Nathaniel Essex). Marauders appearance.
4,994 4,848 +146 +3.0% 9.15
71. X-Men 1 Special Collectors Edition (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Acolytes. Magneto appearance. Double gatefold cover. No ads.
3,852 3,707 +145 +3.9% 9.72
72. Young Avengers 1 (2005, Marvel Comics)
                1st app.of the Young Avengers (Patriot, Iron Lad, Asgardian & Hulkling) & Kate Bishop. 1st Allan Heinberg comic work.
3,019 2,875 +144 +5.0% 9.44
73. Star Wars 42 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Part 4 of "The Empire Strikes Back" movie adaptation. Star Wars British cover gallery.
3,863 3,720 +143 +3.8% 8.49
74. X-Men 94 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                New X-Men begin. Sunfire leaves. 2nd appearance of Nightcrawler, Storm, Thunderbird & Colossus.
8,035 7,892 +143 +1.8% 6.53
75. Eternals 1 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of the Eternals.
7,515 7,373 +142 +1.9% 8.26
76. Hawkeye 1 (2017, Marvel Comics) 525 383 +142 +37.1% 9.72
77. G.I. Joe, A Real American Hero 1 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                Based on the Hasbro toy line.
4,395 4,254 +141 +3.3% 8.68
78. Fantastic Four 52 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Black Panther (T'Challa). Inhumans appearance.
5,614 5,474 +140 +2.6% 4.22
79. Uncanny X-Men 283 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Bishop, Malcolm & Randall.
2,110 1,970 +140 +7.1% 9.57
80. Incredible Hulk 340 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                Hulk vs. Wolverine. X-Men & Leader appearance.
7,876 7,738 +138 +1.8% 8.73
81. Amazing Spider-Man 50 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Kingpin (Wilson Fisk). Origin of Spider-Man retold. Johnny Carson and Ed McMahon cameo.
5,472 5,336 +136 +2.5% 4.91
82. Star Wars: The High Republic Adventures 1 Retailer Incentive Edition (2021, IDW Publishing) 765 629 +136 +21.6% 9.80
83. Stray Dogs 1 Variant Cover (2021, Image Comics)
                "The Silence of the Lambs" movie poster cover homage.
250 119 +131 +110.1% 9.77
84. Spider-Woman 1 (1978, Marvel Comics)
                New origin of Spider-Woman.
6,272 6,142 +130 +2.1% 9.28
85. Silver Surfer 1 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of the Silver Surfer. Tales of the Watcher begin. Origin of the Watchers.
5,448 5,319 +129 +2.4% 4.94
86. Amazing Spider-Man 194 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Black Cat (Felicia Hardy). Text illo of Black Cat by Dave Cockrum.
7,547 7,419 +128 +1.7% 7.70
87. Shadecraft 1 (2021, Image Comics) 280 153 +127 +83.0% 9.78
88. Masters of the Universe: Revelation 1 AlexRossArt.com Edition (2021, Dark Horse Comics)
                "Virgin" wraparound cover.
126 0 +126 +N/A% 9.80
89. Thor 1 (2014, Marvel Comics)
                Jane Foster becomes the new Thor.
2,730 2,604 +126 +4.8% 9.69
90. BRZRKR 1 Third Printing (2021, Boom! Studios)
                Foil cover.
357 232 +125 +53.9% 9.78
91. Amazing Spider-Man 101 (1971, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Morbius, the Living Vampire (Doctor Michael Morbius). Lizard appearance. Last 15? issue.
4,611 4,487 +124 +2.8% 5.85
92. Teen Titans Academy 1 (2021, D.C. Comics) 333 212 +121 +57.1% 9.79
93. Giant-Size X-Men 1 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the new X-Men, Storm, Nightcrawler, Colossus & Thunderbird. 2nd full appearance of Wolverine.
10,794 10,674 +120 +1.1% 5.74
94. Amazing Spider-Man 299 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                Venom cameo. Chance appearance.
6,208 6,092 +116 +1.9% 8.91
95. Batman 106 (2021, D.C. Comics)
                1st appearance of Miracle Molly in cameo on 6th page.
362 246 +116 +47.2% 9.79
96. Incredible Hulk 181 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Wolverine. Wendigo appearance.
14,808 14,692 +116 +0.8% 5.17
97. Ultimate Spider-Man 1 (2011, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of Spider-Man (Miles Morales). Poly-bag removed.
1,278 1,162 +116 +10.0% 9.39
98. Avengers 8 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Kang the Conqueror.
2,035 1,920 +115 +6.0% 4.48
99. Iron Man 1 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Story continued from Iron Man and Sub-Mariner #1 Origin of Iron Man retold.
6,892 6,778 +114 +1.7% 5.29
100. Kanan - The Last Padawan 1 (2015, Marvel Comics)
                1st app. of Kanan Jarrus, Ezra Bridger, Chopper (C1-10P), Hera Syndulla, Sabine Wren & Garazeb "Zeb" Orrelios in comics.
1,864 1,750 +114 +6.5% 9.54
101. Ultimate Fallout: Facsimile Edition 4 (2021, Marvel Comics) 113 0 +113 +N/A% 9.75
102. Silver Surfer 3 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Mephisto. Tales of the Watcher backup story.
2,403 2,291 +112 +4.9% 5.63
103. Geiger 1 (2021, Image/Mad Ghost) 245 135 +110 +81.5% 9.79
104. Paper Girls 1 (2015, Image Comics)
                1st app. of Erin Tieng, Karina "KJ", MacKenzie "Mac" Coyle & Tiffany Quilkin. Wraparound cover.
2,085 1,975 +110 +5.6% 9.77
105. Something is Killing the Children 1 (2019, Boom! Studios)
                1st appearance of Erica Slaughter.
1,879 1,769 +110 +6.2% 9.72
106. Amazing Spider-Man 298 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                1st Todd McFarlane Spider-Man. 1st appearance of Eddie Brock in cameo. Chance appearance.
7,232 7,123 +109 +1.5% 8.90
107. Avengers 57 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Silver Age Vision. Black Widow and Ultron appearance.
4,457 4,348 +109 +2.5% 5.88
108. Fantastic Four 50 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                Silver Surfer battles Galactus. Johnny Storm goes to college. 1st appearance of Wyatt Wingfoot.
2,969 2,860 +109 +3.8% 4.95
109. Infinity Gauntlet 1 (1991, Marvel Comics) 8,693 8,584 +109 +1.3% 9.52
110. New Mutants 87 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Cable, Stryfe & the Mutant Liberation Front.
10,910 10,803 +107 +1.0% 9.02
111. TMNT: The Last Ronin 1 (2020, IDW Publishing)
                Addt'l art by Ben Bishop.
2,565 2,459 +106 +4.3% 9.76
112. Something is Killing the Children 11 Frison Variant Cover (2020, Boom! Studios)
                "Virgin" cover.
307 202 +105 +52.0% 9.78
113. Venom: Lethal Protector 4 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Scream (Donna Diego). Spider-Man appearance.
2,057 1,952 +105 +5.4% 9.60
114. Amazing Spider-Man 41 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Rhino (Aleksei Sytsevich).
3,086 2,982 +104 +3.5% 4.72
115. Avengers 48 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Dane Whitman becomes the new Black Knight. Magneto and Toad appearance.
1,637 1,533 +104 +6.8% 6.00
116. Edge of Spider-Verse 2 (2014, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the new Spider-Woman (Gwen Stacy).
5,610 5,508 +102 +1.9% 9.50
117. Star Wars 2 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Part 2 of "Star Wars: A New Hope" movie adaptation.
2,131 2,029 +102 +5.0% 8.67
118. Stray Dogs 1 (2021, Image Comics) 219 117 +102 +87.2% 9.78
119. BRZRKR 1 Second Printing (2021, Boom! Studios)
                Foil cover.
368 268 +100 +37.3% 9.77
120. Sub-Mariner 1 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Story continued from Iron Man and Sub-Mariner #1 Origin of Sub-Mariner retold.
4,094 3,994 +100 +2.5% 6.21
121. Batman: Three Jokers 1 (2020, D.C. Comics)
                Embossed cover.
913 814 +99 +12.2% 9.54
122. Invincible 1 Local Comic Shop Day Edition (2020, Image/Skybound)
                Reprints Invincible #1 Gold foil logo.
404 305 +99 +32.5% 9.79
123. Web of Spider-Man 1 (1985, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Vulturions.
6,616 6,517 +99 +1.5% 9.30
124. Amazing Spider-Man 360 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Carnage in cameo. Cardiac appearance.
1,659 1,561 +98 +6.3% 9.31
125. Black Panther 25 Gleason Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Black Panther #197 "Fine Art" variant cover.
184 86 +98 +114.0% 9.72
126. Captain America 117 (1969, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of the Falcon (Sam Wilson) and Redwing. Red Skull appearance. M.O.D.O.K. cameo.
2,597 2,499 +98 +3.9% 5.81
127. Fantastic Four Annual 6 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Birth of Franklin Richards. 1st appearance of Annihilus.
1,727 1,629 +98 +6.0% 5.93
128. X-Men 11 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                Longshot, Dazzler & Mojo appearance. Maverick backup story by Scott Lobdell & Mark Texeira.
519 421 +98 +23.3% 9.70
129. X-Men 12 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of Professor X. Origin and 1st appearance of the Juggernaut (Cain Marko).
2,779 2,682 +97 +3.6% 4.70
130. X-Men 5 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                Jim Lee & Scott Williams cover. 1st app. of Maverick (Christoph Nord). Omega Red appearance.
1,514 1,417 +97 +6.8% 9.53
131. Batman: Three Jokers 1 Variant Cover C (2020, D.C. Comics)
                Sketch cover.
350 254 +96 +37.8%
132. Conan the Barbarian 1 (1970, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Conan. 1st appearance of King Kull in cameo.
4,667 4,571 +96 +2.1% 6.71
133. Harley Quinn 1 Amano Variant Cover A (2021, D.C. Comics) 317 221 +96 +43.4% 9.80
134. Department of Truth 1 Fourth Printing (2021, Image Comics) 207 112 +95 +84.8% 9.80
135. Ghost Rider 1 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Son of Satan (Daimon Hellstrom) in cameo. Story continued from Marvel Spotlight #11
3,208 3,113 +95 +3.1% 6.23
136. Thor: God of Thunder 2 (2013, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Gorr the God Butcher & All-Black (the Necrosword).
1,514 1,419 +95 +6.7% 9.57
137. X-Men 129 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Kitty Pryde, the White Queen (Emma Frost) & Sebastian Shaw. Mastermind appearance.
4,638 4,543 +95 +2.1% 8.21
138. Batman Adventures 12 (1993, D.C. Comics)
                1st appearance of Harley Quinn in comics (out of DC continuity).
7,007 6,913 +94 +1.4% 8.73
139. Invincible Iron Man 1 (2017, Marvel Comics) 531 437 +94 +21.5% 9.68
140. Strange Academy 1 (2020, Marvel Comics)
                1st app of Emily Bright, Doyle Dormammu, Shaylee Moonpeddle, Calvin Morse, Dessy, German, Guslaug, Zoe, Alvi, Iric & Toth.
1,945 1,851 +94 +5.1% 9.67
141. X-Men Annual 14 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Fantastic Four & Ahab appearance. Gambit cameo (predates Uncanny X-Men #266). Pinups by Kevin Nowlan & Michael Golden.
3,204 3,110 +94 +3.0% 9.03
142. BRZRKR 1 Foil Edition (2021, Boom! Studios) 434 341 +93 +27.3% 9.77
143. Marvel Spotlight 5 (1972, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Ghost Rider (Johnny Blaze). 1st appearance of Roxanne Simpson.
4,259 4,166 +93 +2.2% 5.78
144. Batman 497 (1993, D.C. Comics)
                Bane breaks Batman's back. Newsstand edition exists without black outer cover.
3,583 3,491 +92 +2.6% 9.70
145. Captain America 100 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st issue. Black Panther appearance. Story and numbering continued from Tales of Suspense #99
4,828 4,737 +91 +1.9% 6.19
146. Uncanny X-Men 244 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Jubilee (Jubilation Lee).
3,612 3,521 +91 +2.6% 8.91
147. Something is Killing the Children 1 Unlocked Retailer Edition (2019, Boom! Studios)
                1st appearance of Erica Slaughter. "Virgin" cover.
1,621 1,531 +90 +5.9% 9.74
148. Radiant Black 1 (2021, Image Comics) 219 130 +89 +68.5% 9.80
149. Silver Surfer 4 (1969, Marvel Comics)
                Thor and Loki appearance. Hulk, Thing and Hercules cameo. Tales of the Watcher backup story.
4,012 3,923 +89 +2.3% 5.04
150. X-Men 101 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Phoenix. Black Tom Cassidy & Juggernaut appearance.
5,745 5,656 +89 +1.6% 7.59
151. X-Force 11 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of "real" Domino (Neena Thurman). Deadpool appearance.
3,979 3,891 +88 +2.3% 9.60
152. Ghost Rider v2 #28 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                Gatefold centerfold. Poly-bag removed.
621 534 +87 +16.3% 9.58
153. Spider-Man 1 Gold Edition (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Lizard appearance. Indicia states "Second Printing".
4,372 4,285 +87 +2.0% 9.50
154. X-Factor 6 (1986, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Apocalypse (En Sabah Nur). Alliance of Evil (Tower, Frenzy, Stinger, Timeshadow) appearance.
6,133 6,046 +87 +1.4% 8.98
155. Year of the Villain: Hell Arisen 3 (2020, D.C. Comics)
                1st full appearance of Punchline (Alexis Kaye).
3,665 3,578 +87 +2.4% 9.77
156. Amazing Spider-Man 31 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Gwen Stacy, Harry Osborn and Professor Miles Warren.
2,665 2,579 +86 +3.3% 5.18
157. Daredevil v2 #9 (1999, Marvel Comics)
                Daredevil #389 1st appearance of Maya Lopez (Echo).
748 662 +86 +13.0% 9.66
158. Ghost Rider v2 #1 (1990, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance Dan Ketch as Ghost Rider. 1st appearance of Deathwatch. Kingpin appearance.
1,517 1,431 +86 +6.0% 9.36
159. Marvel Team-Up 141 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                Ties with Amazing Spider-Man #252 for first appearance of the black costume. Daredevil & Black Widow appearance.
3,072 2,986 +86 +2.9% 8.89
160. Spider-Gwen 1 (2015, Marvel Comics) 2,411 2,325 +86 +3.7% 9.74
161. Tomb of Dracula 10 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Blade the Vampire Slayer.
3,447 3,361 +86 +2.6% 5.83
162. Amazing Spider-Man 121 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of Gwen Stacy. Green Goblin appearance.
6,262 6,177 +85 +1.4% 6.55
163. Marvel Premiere 15 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Iron Fist. 1st appearance of Harold Meachum. "Death" of Wendell and Heather Rand.
3,970 3,885 +85 +2.2% 7.24
164. Something is Killing the Children 11 (2020, Boom! Studios) 188 103 +85 +82.5% 9.75
165. West Coast Avengers 45 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                Avengers #57 cover homage.
796 711 +85 +12.0% 9.17
166. Alpha Flight 1 (1983, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Puck & Marrina. Origin of Alpha Flight.
2,263 2,179 +84 +3.9% 9.24
167. Marvel Voices: Legacy 1 Coipel Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Olivier Coipel, Chris Allen, Chriscross, Natacha Bustos, Ken Lashley & Valentine De Landro art, Olivier Coipel cover
285 201 +84 +41.8% 9.80
168. The Joker 2 (2021, D.C. Comics)
                1st appearance of Vengeance.
192 108 +84 +77.8% 9.80
169. Amazing Spider-Man 344 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st app. of Cletus Kasady (Carnage). 1st full appearance of Cardiac (Elias Wirtham). Rhino & Eddie Brock app.
3,111 3,028 +83 +2.7% 9.11
170. Star Wars: Heir to the Empire 1 (1995, Dark Horse Comics)
                1st comic book appearance of Mara Jade, Joruus C'Baoth & Grand Admiral Thrawn. Based on the novel by Timothy Zahn.
1,240 1,157 +83 +7.2% 9.19
171. Star Wars: The High Republic 1 Blanche Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Keeve Trennis, Sskeer, Loden Greatstorm, Stellan Gios & Vernestra Rwoh.
638 555 +83 +15.0% 9.79
172. Tankers 1 (2021, Bad Idea) 181 98 +83 +84.7% 9.80
173. Darkhawk 1 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Darkhawk (Chris Powell). Hobgoblin appearance.
2,420 2,338 +82 +3.5% 9.49
174. Iron Man and Sub-Mariner 1 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Pre-dates both Iron Man #1 and Sub-Mariner #1 Whiplash and Destiny appearance.
2,968 2,886 +82 +2.8% 6.75
175. Kanan - The Last Padawan 6 (2015, Marvel Comics) 1,055 973 +82 +8.4% 9.43
176. Something is Killing the Children 16 Variant Cover (2021, Boom! Studios)
                Origin of Erica Slaughter begins. "Virgin" cover.
238 156 +82 +52.6% 9.80
177. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Adventures 1 (1988, Archie Publications)
                1st comic book appearance of Krang, Bebop & Rocksteady.
1,558 1,476 +82 +5.6% 9.06
178. Wolverine 8 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                Hulk appearance. Back cover pin-up by Rob Liefeld.
1,688 1,606 +82 +5.1% 9.48
179. Batman 108 Variant Cover (2021, D.C. Comics)
                1st full appearance of Miracle Molly.
187 106 +81 +76.4% 9.76
180. Batman: The Killing Joke nn (1988, D.C. Comics)
                Joker cripples Barbara Gordon (Batgirl). Embossed cover.
8,384 8,303 +81 +1.0% 9.51
181. Future State: Wonder Woman 1 (2021, D.C. Comics) 342 261 +81 +31.0% 9.78
182. Nocterra 1 (2021, Image Comics) 187 106 +81 +76.4% 9.79
183. Werewolf By Night 32 (1975, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Moon Knight (Marc Spector).
4,149 4,068 +81 +2.0% 5.95
184. Amazing Spider-Man 361 Second Printing (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Carnage (Cletus Kasady). Silver metallic ink cover.
1,442 1,362 +80 +5.9% 9.22
185. Something is Killing the Children 16 (2021, Boom! Studios)
                Origin of Erica Slaughter begins.
169 89 +80 +89.9% 9.80
186. Star Wars: The High Republic 4 (2021, Marvel Comics) 116 36 +80 +222.2% 9.76
187. X-Men 14 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Sentinels.
2,348 2,268 +80 +3.5% 5.41
188. Something is Killing the Children 17 Variant Cover (2021, Boom! Studios)
                "Virgin" glow-in-the-dark cover.
85 6 +79 +1,316.7% 9.76
189. Transformers 1 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st comic appearance of the Autobots & the Decepticons.
3,845 3,766 +79 +2.1% 8.71
190. Hero For Hire 1 (1972, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Luke Cage. 1st appearance of Diamondback (Willis Stryker).
3,303 3,225 +78 +2.4% 6.55
191. Marvel Spotlight 32 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Spider-Woman (Jessica Drew). Nick Fury appearance.
3,656 3,578 +78 +2.2% 7.83
192. Predator 1 (1989, Dark Horse Comics)
                1st appearance of Predator in comics.
1,527 1,449 +78 +5.4% 9.36
193. Star Wars 68 (1983, Marvel Comics) 2,220 2,143 +77 +3.6% 8.29
194. Alien 1 Gleason Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics) 229 153 +76 +49.7% 9.79
195. Batman 181 (1966, D.C. Comics)
                1st appearance of Poison Ivy (Pamela Lillian Isley). Pin-up by Infantino and Anderson.
2,486 2,410 +76 +3.2% 4.38
196. Batman: Three Jokers 3 Variant Cover B (2020, D.C. Comics) 363 287 +76 +26.5% 9.80
197. Batman 442 (1989, D.C. Comics)
                1st appearance of Timothy Drake in Robin costume. Two-Face & Nightwing appearance.
1,275 1,200 +75 +6.3% 9.64
198. Detective Comics 359 (1967, D.C. Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Batgirl (Barbara Gordon). Killer Moth appearance.
2,449 2,374 +75 +3.2% 4.56
199. Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars 3 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Volcana (Marsha Rosenberg) & the new Titania (Mary "Skeeter" MacPherran).
1,155 1,080 +75 +6.9% 9.49
200. Mighty Morphin 1 That Dude Books Edition (2020, Boom! Studios)
                "Virgin" cover.
110 35 +75 +214.3%
201. Omega Men 3 (1983, D.C. Comics)
                1st appearance of Lobo.
6,560 6,485 +75 +1.2% 9.40
202. Sandman 1 (1989, D.C./Vertigo Comics)
                1st appearance of Morpheus. Wesley Dodds cameo.
3,501 3,426 +75 +2.2% 9.13
203. Spawn 2 (1992, Image Comics)
                1st appearance of the Violator. Spawn pin-up by Rick Leonardi.
1,860 1,785 +75 +4.2% 9.65
204. Star Wars: The High Republic 1 Second Printing (2021, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Keeve Trennis, Sskeer, Loden Greatstorm, Stellan Gios & Vernestra Rwoh.
686 611 +75 +12.3% 9.78
205. Venom 35 Gleason Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Patrick Gleason cover Venom #200
104 29 +75 +258.6% 9.77
206. Deadpool 1 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                1st solo Deadpool comic. The Circle Chase. Embossed cover.
3,148 3,074 +74 +2.4% 9.62
207. Amazing Spider-Man 122 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of the Green Goblin.
5,288 5,215 +73 +1.4% 6.84
208. Batman 108 (2021, D.C. Comics)
                1st full appearance of Miracle Molly.
215 142 +73 +51.4% 9.61
209. Spider-Man 1 Poly-Bagged Edition (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Lizard appearance. Poly-bag removed.
1,152 1,079 +73 +6.8% 9.03
210. Amazing Spider-Man 39 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                Norman Osborn revealed as Green Goblin. 1st John Romita Spider-Man art in title.
3,003 2,931 +72 +2.5% 5.16
211. Amazing Spider-Man Annual 16 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of the new Captain Marvel (Monica Rambeau). Avengers & Thing appearance.
1,550 1,478 +72 +4.9% 8.96
212. BRZRKR 1 Brooks Variant Cover (2021, Boom! Studios) 612 540 +72 +13.3% 9.80
213. Fantastic Four 67 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Him (Warlock) in cameo.
2,884 2,812 +72 +2.6% 5.80
214. Incredible Hulk 449 (1997, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Thunderbolts (Citizen V, Meteorite, Techno, MACH-1, Songbird & Atlas).
1,865 1,793 +72 +4.0% 9.36
215. Miles Morales: Spider-Man 23 Ngu Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Ultimate Spider-Man #263 Frankie's Comics & Golden Apple Comics exclusive.
202 130 +72 +55.4% 9.80
216. Wynd 1 (2020, Boom! Studios) 153 81 +72 +88.9% 9.78
217. Nova 1 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Nova (Richard Rider). 1st appearance of Ginger Jaye.
6,194 6,123 +71 +1.2% 8.26
218. Captain America 25 (2014, Marvel Comics)
                Sam Wilson becomes the new Captain America.
667 597 +70 +11.7% 9.64
219. Department of Truth 1 Variant Cover C (2020, Image Comics) 369 299 +70 +23.4% 9.79
220. Department of Truth 6 Mutant Beaver Comics Edition (2021, Image Comics)
                "Virgin" cover.
116 46 +70 +152.2% 9.80
221. Infamous Iron Man 1 (2016, Marvel Comics) 121 51 +70 +137.3% 9.75
222. Justice League 50 (2016, D.C. Comics) 426 356 +70 +19.7% 9.71
223. Non-Stop Spider-Man 1 Rich "Virgin" Edition (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Baron Zemo appearance.
170 100 +70 +70.0% 9.71
224. Amazing Spider-Man 301 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                Silver Sable appearance.
3,829 3,760 +69 +1.8% 8.78
225. Batman 92 Variant Cover (2020, D.C. Comics)
                Punchline appearance.
2,465 2,396 +69 +2.9% 9.78
226. Batman: Three Jokers 2 Variant Cover B (2020, D.C. Comics) 396 327 +69 +21.1% 9.80
227. Invincible Iron Man 9 (2016, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Riri Williams.
1,788 1,719 +69 +4.0% 9.62
228. Nice House on the Lake 1 Dell'Edera Variant Cover (2021, D.C. Comics) 104 35 +69 +197.1% 9.80
229. Something is Killing the Children 2 (2019, Boom! Studios) 463 394 +69 +17.5% 9.77
230. Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters Alpha 1 East Side Comics "Virgin" Edit (2021, Marvel Comics) 92 23 +69 +300.0% 9.80
231. Thundercats 1 (1985, Marvel Comics)
                Based on the animated television series.
1,147 1,078 +69 +6.4% 8.86
232. Venom 35 (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Ryan Stegman & JP Mayer cover. Venom #200
219 150 +69 +46.0% 9.77
233. Batman: Three Jokers 1 Variant Cover A (2020, D.C. Comics)
                Embossed cover.
395 327 +68 +20.8% 9.75
234. Incredible Hulk 182 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Hammer and Anvil. 1st appearance and "death" of Crackajack Jackson. Wolverine cameo on 1st page.
3,077 3,009 +68 +2.3% 6.73
235. Star Wars: The High Republic 1 Italian Edition/Variant Editio (2021, Panini)
                1st appearance of Keeve Trennis, Sskeer, Loden Greatstorm, Stellan Gios & Vernestra Rwoh. "Virgin" cover.
111 43 +68 +158.1% 9.76
236. WildC.A.T.S. 1 (1992, Image Comics)
                1st appearance of the WildC.A.T.S. Trading card insert included. Forward by Jim Lee. 1st Wildstorm title.
1,179 1,111 +68 +6.1% 9.60
237. X-Force 1 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                Wraparound cover. Poly-bag removed. Direct Editions exist with "Positive" and "Negative" UPC codes.
2,122 2,054 +68 +3.3% 9.45
238. X-Force 2 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of Deadpool. 1st app. of Weapon X (Garrison Kane). Juggernaut & Black Tom Cassidy app.
4,040 3,972 +68 +1.7% 9.48
239. Mighty Avengers 1 Deadpool Variant Cover (2013, Marvel Comics) 91 24 +67 +279.2% 9.80
240. Superboy 9 (1994, D.C. Comics)
                1st full appearance of King Shark.
686 619 +67 +10.8% 9.55
241. Amazing Spider-Man 15 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Kraven the Hunter. 2nd appearance of the Chameleon. 1st mention of Mary Jane Watson.
2,792 2,726 +66 +2.4% 4.22
242. Amazing Spider-Man 55 Second Printing/Variant Editio (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Amazing Spider-Man #856 Sketch cover.
857 791 +66 +8.3% 9.77
243. Batman 423 (1988, D.C. Comics) 1,900 1,834 +66 +3.6% 9.05
244. BRZRKR 1 Brooks Foil Edition (2021, Boom! Studios) 371 305 +66 +21.6% 9.78
245. Infinite Crisis 5 (2006, D.C. Comics)
                Two different covers exist, one by George Perez & one by Jim Lee. 1st appearance of the new Blue Beetle.
573 507 +66 +13.0% 9.60
246. Iron Fist 14 (1977, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Sabretooth (Victor Creed).
5,473 5,407 +66 +1.2% 6.95
247. Marvel Spotlight 2 (1972, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Werewolf by Night (Jack Russell).
1,415 1,349 +66 +4.9% 6.53
248. Pitt 1 (1993, Image Comics)
                1st appearance of Pitt. Pitt pin-ups by Sam Kieth & Jim Somerville.
1,093 1,027 +66 +6.4% 9.76
249. Spider-Gwen 1 Young Variant Cover (2015, Marvel Comics) 659 593 +66 +11.1% 9.78
250. X-Factor 24 (1988, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of Archangel. Origin of Apocalypse. Horsemen app. Caliban leaves X-Factor.
3,524 3,458 +66 +1.9% 9.10
251. Alien 1 (2021, Marvel Comics) 276 211 +65 +30.8% 9.79
252. Amazing Spider-Man 20 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Scorpion (MacDonald "Mac" Gargan). Peter Parker/Spider-Man pin-up.
2,911 2,846 +65 +2.3% 4.53
253. Amazing Spider-Man 62 Comic Mint Edition (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Amazing Spider-Man #863
120 55 +65 +118.2% 9.80
254. Avengers 47 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Dane Whitman (becomes the new Black Knight in the next issue). Magneto and Toad appearance.
1,167 1,102 +65 +5.9% 6.97
255. Ghost Rider v2 #15 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                Deathwatch & Blackout appearance. Glow-in-the-dark cover.
978 913 +65 +7.1% 9.64
256. Hulk 1 (2008, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Red Hulk. Iron Man, Doc Samson, She-Hulk & Winter Guard appearance.
2,350 2,285 +65 +2.8% 9.54
257. Spawn-Batman nn (1994, Image Comics) 1,117 1,052 +65 +6.2% 9.59
258. Amazing Spider-Man 378 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                Carnage, Venom, Cloak, Shriek, Doppelganger & Demogoblin appearance.
842 778 +64 +8.2% 9.53
259. Something is Killing the Children 9 (2020, Boom! Studios) 140 76 +64 +84.2% 9.75
260. Spawn 8 (1993, Image Comics)
                Billy Kincaid & Vindicator appearance. Spider-Man #1 (8/90) cover homage. Spawn poster by Frank Miller.
1,019 955 +64 +6.7% 9.71
261. Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters Alpha 1 Turini "Virgin" Edition (2021, Marvel Comics) 64 0 +64 +N/A% 9.77
262. Strange Tales 169 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Brother Voodoo (Jericho Drumm). 1st issue of Strange Tales since 5/68
1,274 1,210 +64 +5.3% 6.54
263. The Good Asian 1 Yellow Snow Comics Edition B (2021, Image Comics)
                "Virgin" cover.
65 1 +64 +6,400.0% 9.80
264. X-Men 141 (1981, Marvel Comics)
                1st app. Rachel (Phoenix II), Avalanche, Destiny, Pyro & alternate future X-Men. Mystique, Blob & Robert Kelly app.
5,919 5,855 +64 +1.1% 8.89
265. Harley Quinn 3 Horn Variant Cover A (2021, D.C. Comics)
                Celebrity Authentics & Greghornart.com exclusive.
106 43 +63 +146.5% 9.80
266. Lump Sum Saga 1 Variant Cover (2021, no publisher listed)
                "Virgin" cover.
63 0 +63 +N/A% 9.80
267. Silk 1 (2015, Marvel Comics) 1,292 1,229 +63 +5.1% 9.76
268. Geiger 1 Fabok Variant Cover (2021, Image/Mad Ghost) 120 58 +62 +106.9% 9.80
269. Iron Man 55 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Thanos, Mentor, Drax the Destroyer (Arthur Douglas), Starfox, Kronos and the Blood Brothers.
4,850 4,788 +62 +1.3% 6.00
270. Nice House on the Lake 1 Variant Cover (2021, D.C. Comics) 119 58 +61 +105.2% 9.78
271. Something is Killing the Children 16 Oasas Comics Edition A (2021, Boom! Studios)
                Origin of Erica Slaughter begins. "Virgin" cover.
61 0 +61 +N/A% 9.80
272. Stray Dogs FCBD nn (2021, Image Comics) 61 0 +61 +N/A% 9.76
273. Amazing Spider-Man 14 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Green Goblin (Norman Osborn). Enforcers appearance. 1st meeting of the Hulk and Spider-Man.
4,385 4,325 +60 +1.4% 3.93
274. Amazing Spider-Man 61 (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Amazing Spider-Man #862
305 245 +60 +24.5% 9.80
275. Amazing Spider-Man 61 Variant Edition (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Amazing Spider-Man #862
144 84 +60 +71.4% 9.77
276. Daredevil 1 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Daredevil (Matt Murdock). 1st appearance of Karen Page and Foggy Nelson.
5,294 5,234 +60 +1.1% 3.32
277. Sandman 8 (1989, D.C./Vertigo Comics)
                1st appearance of Death.
1,856 1,796 +60 +3.3% 8.96
278. Something is Killing the Children 16 Frankie's Comics Foil Edition (2021, Boom! Studios)
                Origin of Erica Slaughter begins.
74 14 +60 +428.6% 9.80
279. Spider-Man 13 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                Morbius appearance. Spider-Man #1 (8/90) cover homage.
2,033 1,973 +60 +3.0% 9.30
280. Toxic Avenger 1 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                Based on the Troma movie character.
310 250 +60 +24.0% 9.34
281. Venom 35 Crain Variant Cover B (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Clayton Crain cover Venom #200 "Virgin" cover.
75 15 +60 +400.0% 9.79
282. Amazing Spider-Man 100 (1971, Marvel Comics)
                100th anniversary issue.
3,739 3,680 +59 +1.6% 6.70
283. Ice Cream Man 24 Big Time Collectibles "Virgin" (2021, Image Comics) 68 9 +59 +655.6% 9.80
284. Master of Kung Fu 115 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Death Dealer (Li Ching-Lin).
129 70 +59 +84.3% 9.10
285. Punisher 1 (1987, Marvel Comics) 3,169 3,110 +59 +1.9% 9.34
286. Venom 35 Crain Variant Cover C (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Clayton Crain cover Venom #200 "Virgin" cover.
69 10 +59 +590.0% 9.80
287. All-New Marvel Now! Point One 1 (2014, Marvel Comics)
                Salvador Larroca cover. 1st full appearance of the new Ms. Marvel (Kamala Khan).
1,706 1,648 +58 +3.5% 9.30
288. Amazing Spider-Man 798 (2018, Marvel Comics)
                1st Norman Osborn as the Red Goblin.
2,161 2,103 +58 +2.8% 9.80
289. Batman 108 Comic Mint Edition B (2021, D.C. Comics)
                1st full appearance of Miracle Molly.
269 211 +58 +27.5% 9.78
290. Black Adam: Endless Winter Special 1 Variant Cover (2021, D.C. Comics) 186 128 +58 +45.3% 9.79
291. BRZRKR 1 Brooks "Virgin" Edition (2021, Boom! Studios) 242 184 +58 +31.5% 9.78
292. Fantastic Four 45 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Lockjaw & the Inhumans (Black Bolt, Crystal, Karnak & Triton). Sandman & Dragon Man appearance.
3,112 3,054 +58 +1.9% 5.06
293. King in Black: Gwenom vs. Carnage 1 Second Printing/Eastside Comic (2021, Marvel Comics)
                "Virgin" cover
138 80 +58 +72.5% 9.79
294. Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars 7 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the new Spider-Woman (Julia Carpenter).
1,350 1,292 +58 +4.5% 9.45
295. Superman 75 (1993, D.C. Comics)
                The "Death" of Superman. Gatefold back cover.
2,838 2,780 +58 +2.1% 9.48
296. X-Men 4 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch, Toad and the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants. 2nd appearance of Magneto.
2,563 2,505 +58 +2.3% 3.98
297. Batman: Three Jokers 2 Variant Cover C (2020, D.C. Comics)
                Sketch cover.
223 166 +57 +34.3% 9.80
298. Black Panther 1 (1977, Marvel Comics) 4,411 4,354 +57 +1.3% 8.47
299. Future State: Teen Titans 2 Variant Cover (2021, D.C. Comics) 242 185 +57 +30.8% 9.79
300. Star Wars: The High Republic Adventures 2 Retailer Incentive Edition (2021, IDW Publishing) 147 90 +57 +63.3% 9.80
301. Stray Dogs 1 Fifth Printing (2021, Image Comics)
                "Bram Stoker's Dracula" movie poster cover homage.
57 0 +57 +N/A% 9.79
302. Thor 165 (1969, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Him (Warlock). Watcher appearance. Last 12? issue.
2,292 2,235 +57 +2.6% 6.38
303. X-Men 50 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of Polaris. Mesmero appearance. Origin of the Beast. New X-Men logo.
1,719 1,662 +57 +3.4% 6.55
304. Amazing Spider-Man 135 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of the Punisher. Origin of the Tarantula.
2,096 2,040 +56 +2.7% 7.23
305. Doctor Strange 169 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st Doctor Strange in his own title. Origin of Doctor Strange retold.
2,408 2,352 +56 +2.4% 6.12
306. NYX 3 (2004, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of X-23 (Laura Kinney).
5,488 5,432 +56 +1.0% 9.35
307. Superman 75 Fourth Printing (1993, D.C. Comics)
                The "Death" of Superman. Gatefold back cover.
203 147 +56 +38.1% 9.10
308. Venom: Lethal Protector 5 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                Spider-Man & Scream appearance. 1st appearance of Phage, Lasher, Riot & Agony.
1,039 983 +56 +5.7% 9.62
309. Batman Black & White 4 (2021, D.C. Comics) 63 8 +55 +687.5% 9.80
310. Beavis and Butt-head 1 (1994, Marvel Comics)
                Based on the animated MTV series.
831 776 +55 +7.1% 9.62
311. Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters Alpha 1 IG Comic Store Edition (2021, Marvel Comics)
                "Virgin" cover.
153 98 +55 +56.1% 9.80
312. Tales of the Teen Titans 44 (1984, D.C. Comics)
                Dick Grayson becomes Nightwing. 1st appearance of Jericho. Origin of Deathstroke.
5,439 5,384 +55 +1.0% 8.98
313. Thor 339 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Stormbreaker. Beta Ray Bill appearance.
1,240 1,185 +55 +4.6% 9.55
314. Wolverine Limited Series 2 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Yukio.
5,897 5,842 +55 +0.9% 8.58
315. Batman: Three Jokers 3 Variant Cover C (2020, D.C. Comics)
                Sketch cover.
208 154 +54 +35.1% 9.56
316. BRZRKR 1 Grampa "Virgin" Sketch Edition (2021, Boom! Studios) 190 136 +54 +39.7% 9.79
317. Carnage: Black, White & Blood 1 Comic Mint Edition (2021, Marvel Comics)
                InHyuk Lee cover "Virgin" cover.
165 111 +54 +48.6% 9.78
318. Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters Alpha 1 Action Figure Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics) 140 86 +54 +62.8% 9.80
319. Ultimate Fallout 4 Pichelli Variant/Second Printi (2011, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the new Spider-Man (Miles Morales).
1,642 1,588 +54 +3.4% 9.38
320. Young Avengers 1 (2013, Marvel Comics) 108 54 +54 +100.0% 9.76
321. Amazing Spider-Man 210 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Madame Web.
1,545 1,492 +53 +3.6% 8.50
322. Batman: Three Jokers 1 Variant Cover D (2020, D.C. Comics) 329 276 +53 +19.2% 9.75
323. Fantastic Four 353 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Mobius M. Mobius. Direct editions include "Ultra Games" insert.
210 157 +53 +33.8% 9.51
324. Geiger 1 Glow-in-the-Dark Edition (2021, Image/Mad Ghost) 100 47 +53 +112.8% 9.80
325. Secret Wars II 3 (1985, Marvel Comics) 249 196 +53 +27.0% 9.62
326. Star Wars: The High Republic Adventures 2 (2021, IDW Publishing) 144 91 +53 +58.2% 9.77
327. Thor 338 (1983, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of Beta Ray Bill. Nick Fury appearance. Thor #126 cover homage.
1,406 1,353 +53 +3.9% 9.41
328. Tomb of Dracula 1 (1972, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Dracula, Frank Drake and Clifton Graves.
2,339 2,286 +53 +2.3% 6.78
329. Uncanny X-Men 213 (1987, Marvel Comics)
                Wolverine vs. Sabretooth. Psylocke joins the X-Men.
2,328 2,275 +53 +2.3% 9.07
330. Vengeance 1 (2011, Marvel Comics)
                1st app. of Ultimate Nullifier, Mako, Radioactive Kid, the new Black Knight & the new Miss America (America Chavez).
1,007 954 +53 +5.6% 9.36
331. Werewolf By Night: Facsimile Edition 32 (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Reprints Werewolf By Night #32 (8/75).
58 5 +53 +1,060.0% 9.80
332. Wolverine Limited Series 4 (1982, Marvel Comics) 5,079 5,026 +53 +1.1% 8.87
333. X-Men 53 (1996, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Onslaught.
507 454 +53 +11.7% 9.65
334. A-Force 1 (2015, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Singularity.
697 645 +52 +8.1% 9.80
335. Amazing Spider-Man 13 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Mysterio (Quentin Beck).
2,854 2,802 +52 +1.9% 3.87
336. Avengers 196 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st full appearance Taskmaster. Letter from Kurt Busiek.
3,384 3,332 +52 +1.6% 7.91
337. Captain America 6 (2005, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Winter Soldier. "The Scarlet and the Black" movie poster cover homage. Captain America #555
1,174 1,122 +52 +4.6% 9.58
338. Silver Surfer v2 #1 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                One-shot. Galactus, Shalla Bal, Fantastic Four & Mephisto appearance.
1,118 1,066 +52 +4.9% 9.41
339. Superman: The Man of Steel 18 (1992, D.C. Comics)
                1st full appearance of Doomsday.
3,782 3,730 +52 +1.4% 9.45
340. Venom 33 Gleason Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Venom #198 PatrickGleason.bigcartel.com exclusive.
403 351 +52 +14.8% 9.78
341. X-Factor 1 (1986, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of X-Factor. 1st appearance of Cameron Hodge & Rusty.
1,976 1,924 +52 +2.7% 9.42
342. X-Men 28 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Banshee (Sean Cassidy) and the Ogre.
1,268 1,216 +52 +4.3% 5.59
343. Batman 107 (2021, D.C. Comics) 111 60 +51 +85.0% 9.79
344. Black Panther 2 (2005, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Shuri.
1,323 1,272 +51 +4.0% 9.26
345. Carnage: Black, White & Blood 2 Variant Edition (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Kyle Hotz cover
65 14 +51 +364.3% 9.76
346. Daredevil 181 (1982, Marvel Comics)
                "Death" of Elektra. Bullseye & Kingpin appearance. Punisher cameo.
5,219 5,168 +51 +1.0% 9.29
347. Extreme Carnage Alpha 1 Crain "Virgin" Edition (2021, Marvel Comics) 62 11 +51 +463.6% 9.65
348. Fantastic Four 46 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Black Bolt. Inhumans and Dragon Man appearance.
2,269 2,218 +51 +2.3% 5.57
349. Fantastic Four 94 (1970, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Agatha Harkness. Medusa and Frightful Four (Wizard, Trapster and Sandman) appearance.
496 445 +51 +11.5% 6.72
350. Marvel 6 Variant Edition (2021, Marvel Comics) 167 116 +51 +44.0% 9.73
351. Nocterra 1 Braindead Comics Edition (2021, Image Comics) 66 15 +51 +340.0% 9.80
352. Star Wars: The High Republic 3 (2021, Marvel Comics) 159 108 +51 +47.2% 9.79
353. Web of Spider-Man 100 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the "Spider-Armor". Origin of Nightwatch. Green holo-grafx foil cover.
677 626 +51 +8.1% 9.59
354. X-Men 10 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st Silver Age appearance of Ka-Zar (Kevin Plunder), Zabu the Sabertooth and the Savage Land.
1,728 1,677 +51 +3.0% 5.23
355. Amazing Spider-Man 40 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of the Green Goblin.
2,940 2,890 +50 +1.7% 5.41
356. Amazing Spider-Man 55 Second Printing/"Virgin" Editi (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Amazing Spider-Man #856 PatrickGleason.bigcartel.com exclusive.
701 651 +50 +7.7% 9.80
357. Battlestar Galactica 1 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                Adaptation of the first episode of the television series, part 1 of 3
1,398 1,348 +50 +3.7% 9.33
358. Daredevil v2 #10 (2000, Marvel Comics)
                Daredevil #390 Origin of Echo.
270 220 +50 +22.7% 9.49
359. Eternals 2 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Ajak & the Celestials.
2,063 2,013 +50 +2.5% 8.60
360. Incredible Hulk 102 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                Continued from Tales to Astonish #101 Warriors Three, Enchantress and Odin appearance. Origin of Hulk retold.
3,728 3,678 +50 +1.4% 5.97
361. Infinity 4 (2013, Marvel Comics) 82 32 +50 +156.3% 9.57
362. Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur 1 (2016, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Moon Girl (Lunella Lafayette).
918 868 +50 +5.8% 9.60
363. Nocterra 1 Variant Cover B (2021, Image Comics) 117 67 +50 +74.6% 9.80
364. Venom 3 (2018, Marvel Comics)
                Venom #168 1st full appearance of Knull. Spider-Man (Miles Morales) appearance.
5,526 5,476 +50 +0.9% 9.66
365. Wolverine Limited Series 3 (1982, Marvel Comics) 5,392 5,342 +50 +0.9% 9.00
366. Amazing Fantasy 1 (2004, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Anya Corazon.
986 937 +49 +5.2% 9.56
367. Amazing Spider-Man 315 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                Venom & Hydro-Man appearance.
1,793 1,744 +49 +2.8% 9.03
368. Amazing Spider-Man 62 Weaver Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Amazing Spider-Man #863
174 125 +49 +39.2% 9.79
369. Batman: Three Jokers 3 Premium Edition (2020, D.C. Comics) 151 102 +49 +48.0% 9.57
370. Champions 1 Newbury Comics Edition (2016, Marvel Comics)
                Newbury Comics exclusive. "Coloring Book" variant cover.
53 4 +49 +1,225.0% 9.80
371. Haha 1 (2021, Image Comics) 472 423 +49 +11.6% 9.78
372. Justice League 31 (2014, D.C. Comics)
                1st full appearance of Jessica Cruz.
401 352 +49 +13.9% 9.65
373. New Teen Titans 2 (1980, D.C. Comics)
                1st appearance of Deathstroke the Terminator (Slade Wilson). 1st appearance of Trigon in cameo.
5,670 5,621 +49 +0.9% 8.66
374. Something is Killing the Children 6 (2020, Boom! Studios) 172 123 +49 +39.8% 9.74
375. Star Wars 43 (1981, Marvel Comics)
                Part 5 of "The Empire Strikes Back" movie adaptation. Pin-ups by Miller, Severin, Austin, Golden & Byrne.
895 846 +49 +5.8% 9.19
376. Taskmaster 3 (2021, Marvel Comics) 148 99 +49 +49.5% 9.79
377. X-Men 2 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of the X-Men. 1st appearance of the Vanisher (Telford Porter).
2,259 2,210 +49 +2.2% 3.84
378. Alien 1 Momoko Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics) 156 108 +48 +44.4% 9.80
379. Amazing Spider-Man 18 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Ned Leeds. Fantastic Four and Sandman appearance. Daredevil and Avengers cameo.
1,985 1,937 +48 +2.5% 5.04
380. Amazing Spider-Man 265 (1985, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Silver Sable. Black Fox appearance.
2,631 2,583 +48 +1.9% 9.19
381. Amazing Spider-Man Annual 1 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of The Sinister Six. Thor, Giant-Man, Wasp, Dr. Strange and Fantastic Four cameo. 15 pin-ups.
2,014 1,966 +48 +2.4% 2.72
382. Astonishing X-Men 6 (2004, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of Special Agent Abigail Brand. Ord, Nick Fury & Doctor Kavita Rao appearance.
504 456 +48 +10.5% 9.54
383. Avengers: Curse of the Man-Thing 1 Gleason Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Harrower.
118 70 +48 +68.6% 9.78
384. Batman 251 (1973, D.C. Comics)
                Joker appearance Classic cover.
2,919 2,871 +48 +1.7% 5.62
385. Journey Into Mystery Annual 1 (1965, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Hercules and Zeus. Thor vs. Hercules. Only issue. Becomes Thor Annual.
808 760 +48 +6.3% 4.88
386. The Matrix: Comic Book Preview nn (1999, Warner Brothers)
                Pin-ups by Bill Sienkiewicz, Ted McKeever & Aron Weisenfeld. Recalled due to mature content.
294 246 +48 +19.5% 9.57
387. Venom 10 Unknown Comics Edition (2019, Marvel Comics)
                Venom #175 "Customer Appreciation" exclusive.
161 113 +48 +42.5% 9.80
388. Venom 9 (2019, Marvel Comics)
                Venom #174 1st full appearance of Dylan Brock.
1,940 1,892 +48 +2.5% 9.69
389. W.E.B. of Spider-Man 1 (2021, Marvel Comics) 71 23 +48 +208.7% 9.70
390. Wolverine 88 Deluxe Edition (1994, Marvel Comics)
                Deadpool, Weapon X & Copycat appearance. Marvel subscription insert included.
336 288 +48 +16.7% 9.39
391. X-Men 130 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Dazzler (Alison Blaire). Sebastian Shaw, Mastermind & Emma Frost appearance.
3,158 3,110 +48 +1.5% 8.40
392. Avengers 9 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance and partial origin of Wonder Man (Simon Williams). Baron Zemo, Enchantress and Executioner appearance.
1,246 1,199 +47 +3.9% 4.62
393. BRZRKR 1 Bermejo "Virgin" Edition (2021, Boom! Studios) 190 143 +47 +32.9% 9.74
394. G.I. Joe, A Real American Hero 21 (1984, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Storm Shadow. Silent issue.
1,810 1,763 +47 +2.7% 8.20
395. Heroes Reborn 1 Lau Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics) 66 19 +47 +247.4% 9.80
396. Nocterra 1 Glow-in-the-Dark Edition (2021, Image Comics) 142 95 +47 +49.5% 9.78
397. Raphael 1 (1985, Mirage Studios)
                1st Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles spin-off. 1st appearance of Casey Jones.
1,567 1,520 +47 +3.1% 8.52
398. Sensational She-Hulk 1 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of She-Hulk retold. Ringmaster, Circus of Crime & Headmen appearance.
955 908 +47 +5.2% 9.16
399. Shadowman 1 Bulletproof Comics "Virgin" Ed (2021, Valiant) 47 0 +47 +N/A% 9.80
400. Something is Killing the Children 5 (2020, Boom! Studios) 215 168 +47 +28.0% 9.74
401. Spider-Man 1 Poly-Bagged Silver Edition (1990, Marvel Comics)
                Lizard appearance. Poly-bag removed.
1,269 1,222 +47 +3.8% 9.06
402. Star Wars: The Clone Wars 1 (2008, Dark Horse Comics)
                1st appearance of Ahsoka Tano in comics.
917 870 +47 +5.4% 9.12
403. Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters 1 Action Figure Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics) 69 22 +47 +213.6% 9.78
404. Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters Alpha 1 Black Flag Comics "Virgin" Edi (2021, Marvel Comics) 86 39 +47 +120.5% 9.80
405. The Old Guard: Tales Through Time 1 Scorpion Comics Edition (2021, Image Comics)
                "Virgin" cover.
53 6 +47 +783.3% 9.80
406. Uncanny X-Men 300 (1993, Marvel Comics)
                Anniversary issue. Acolytes appearance. Holo-grafx foil cover.
933 886 +47 +5.3% 9.60
407. Venom 35 Crain Variant Cover A (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Clayton Crain cover Venom #200
62 15 +47 +313.3% 9.80
408. X-Men 120 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Alpha Flight in cameo. Sunfire, Mariko Yashida, Misty Knight & Colleen Wing appearance.
2,408 2,361 +47 +2.0% 8.41
409. Amazing Spider-Man 46 (1967, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of the Shocker (Herman Schultz). Peter Parker moves into an apartment with Harry Osborn.
1,973 1,927 +46 +2.4% 5.92
410. Avengers 1 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                Origin & 1st appearance of the Avengers. Fantastic Four, Loki & Teen Brigade appearance.
4,652 4,606 +46 +1.0% 3.30
411. Batman 428 (1988, D.C. Comics)
                Part 3 "A Death in the Family" story. "Death" of Robin II (Jason Todd). Superman appearance.
2,055 2,009 +46 +2.3% 9.11
412. Eternals 3 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Sersi.
1,978 1,932 +46 +2.4% 9.07
413. Green Lantern 87 (1972, D.C. Comics)
                1st appearance of John Stewart. 2nd appearance of Guy Gardner (cameo). 1st Elliot S. Maggin story.
1,520 1,474 +46 +3.1% 6.40
414. King Spawn 1 Variant Cover B (2021, Image Comics) 46 0 +46 +N/A% 9.78
415. Silk 1 (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Silk #27
110 64 +46 +71.9% 9.79
416. Spectacular Spider-Man 1 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Tarantula appearance.
5,921 5,875 +46 +0.8% 9.02
417. Static 1 Collector's Edition (1993, D.C./Milestone)
                1st appearance of Static (Virgil Hawkins). Poly-bag removed.
997 951 +46 +4.8% 9.62
418. Stray Dogs 1 Yak Variant Cover (2021, Image Comics)
                Braindead Comics & Hive Comics exclusive "Blair Witch Project" movie poster cover homage.
66 20 +46 +230.0% 9.72
419. TMNT: The Last Ronin 1 Linebreakers Comics Edition (2020, IDW Publishing)
                Addt'l art by Ben Bishop.
147 101 +46 +45.5% 9.80
420. Amazing Spider-Man 359 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                Cardiac appearance.
542 497 +45 +9.1% 9.57
421. Amazing Spider-Man 4 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of the Sandman (William Baker). 1st appearance of Betty Brant.
2,563 2,518 +45 +1.8% 3.63
422. Avengers 43 Ross Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Avengers #743 "Timeless" variant cover. "Virgin" cover.
154 109 +45 +41.3% 9.80
423. BRZRKR 1 Grampa "Virgin" Edition (2021, Boom! Studios) 206 161 +45 +28.0% 9.79
424. Children of the Atom 1 (2021, Marvel Comics) 248 203 +45 +22.2% 9.80
425. Demon Days: X-Men 1 (2021, Marvel Comics) 173 128 +45 +35.2% 9.79
426. Department of Truth 1 Secret Variant Cover (2020, Image Comics) 607 562 +45 +8.0% 9.74
427. ENIAC 2 (2021, Bad Idea) 103 58 +45 +77.6% 9.82
428. Invincible Iron Man 7 (2016, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Tomoe. 1st appearance of Riri Williams in cameo on last page. Spider-Man & War Machine appearance.
1,730 1,685 +45 +2.7% 9.68
429. Marvel Spotlight 28 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                1st solo Moon Knight story.
1,917 1,872 +45 +2.4% 7.44
430. Masters of the Universe 1 (1986, Marvel Comics) 1,099 1,054 +45 +4.3% 9.11
431. Spider-Man 16 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                Last McFarlane art on Spider-Man. Sideways issue. X-Force appearance. Story continued in X-Force #4
517 472 +45 +9.5% 9.75
432. Star Wars: The High Republic 1 Variant Edition (2021, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Keeve Trennis, Sskeer, Loden Greatstorm, Stellan Gios & Vernestra Rwoh.
710 665 +45 +6.8% 9.80
433. Star Wars: The High Republic 5 (2021, Marvel Comics) 53 8 +45 +562.5% 9.79
434. Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters Alpha 1 Suayan "Virgin" Edition (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Comic Traders, Street Level Hero & Unknown Comic Books exclusive.
53 8 +45 +562.5% 9.80
435. The Joker 1 (2021, D.C. Comics) 145 100 +45 +45.0% 9.80
436. Alien 1 Young Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics) 337 293 +44 +15.0% 9.79
437. Amazing Spider-Man 9 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Electro (Max Dillon).
2,591 2,547 +44 +1.7% 4.68
438. Avengers 4 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st Silver Age appearance of Captain America (Steve Rogers). Sub-Mariner appearance.
4,373 4,329 +44 +1.0% 4.13
439. Batman: The Dark Knight Returns 1 (1986, D.C. Comics)
                1st appearance of Carrie Kelly.
4,618 4,574 +44 +1.0% 9.26
440. Conan the Barbarian 23 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Red Sonja. Adapted from the Robert E. Howard story.
1,211 1,167 +44 +3.8% 7.47
441. Demon Days: X-Men 1 Rich "Virgin" Edition (2021, Marvel Comics) 61 17 +44 +258.8% 9.80
442. Harley Quinn 1 Variant Cover (2021, D.C. Comics) 204 160 +44 +27.5% 9.79
443. Iron Man 282 (1992, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of War Machine. Nick Fury appearance.
1,960 1,916 +44 +2.3% 9.41
444. Micronauts 1 (1979, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Baron Karza & Bug.
2,453 2,409 +44 +1.8% 8.88
445. New Mutants 100 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of X-Force. 1st full appearance of Shatterstar. Last issue.
3,230 3,186 +44 +1.4% 9.52
446. Punisher War Journal 6 (1989, Marvel Comics)
                Wolverine appearance.
804 760 +44 +5.8% 9.72
447. Star Wars 41 (1980, Marvel Comics)
                Part 3 of "Empire Strikes Back" movie adaptation. 5 pg behind-the-scenes look at production of "ESB" movie adaptation.
712 668 +44 +6.6% 9.31
448. Star Wars: The High Republic 2 (2021, Marvel Comics) 378 334 +44 +13.2% 9.79
449. The Joker 4 State of Comics Edition (2021, D.C. Comics)
                Batman #244 cover homage. "Vintage" cover.
44 0 +44 +N/A% 9.77
450. Thor 134 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st app. of the High Evolutionary. Origin and 1st app. of the Man-Beast. 1st app. of Fafnir. Galactus cameo.
895 851 +44 +5.2% 6.37
451. Thor 5 (2020, Marvel Comics)
                Thor #731
2,332 2,288 +44 +1.9% 9.76
452. Uncanny X-Men 211 (1986, Marvel Comics)
                1st full appearance of the Marauders.
2,021 1,977 +44 +2.2% 9.38
453. War of the Realms: New Agents of Atlas 2 (2019, Marvel Comics) 293 249 +44 +17.7% 9.75
454. X-Men 1 Greg Horn Art Edition C (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Bird City Comics & greghornart.com exclusive. "Virgin" cover.
44 0 +44 +N/A% 9.80
455. X-Men 3 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Blob (Frederick J. Dukes).
1,909 1,865 +44 +2.4% 4.93
456. Amazing Spider-Man 37 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Norman Osborn and the Robot-Master (Mendel Stromm). Robot cover.
1,497 1,454 +43 +3.0% 5.71
457. Basilisk 1 Second Printing (2021, Boom! Studios) 52 9 +43 +477.8% 9.79
458. DC Comics Presents 47 (1982, D.C. Comics)
                Masters of the Universe. 1st appearance of He-Man & Skeletor in comics.
1,655 1,612 +43 +2.7% 8.38
459. G.I. Joe, A Real American Hero 32 (1985, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Recondo, Blowtorch, Rip-Cord & Lady Jaye.
243 200 +43 +21.5% 9.45
460. Ms. Marvel 1 (2014, Marvel Comics)
                Kamala Khan becomes the new Ms. Marvel.
1,246 1,203 +43 +3.6% 9.36
461. Something is Killing the Children 4 (2019, Boom! Studios) 165 122 +43 +35.2% 9.77
462. Star Wars: The High Republic 2 Variant Edition (2021, Marvel Comics) 380 337 +43 +12.8% 9.79
463. Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters Alpha 1 Nakayama "Virgin" Edition (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Comic Traders, Street Level Hero & Unknown Comic Books exclusive.
48 5 +43 +860.0% 9.80
464. Tales of Suspense 57 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                Origin and 1st appearance of Hawkeye (Clint Barton). Black Widow appearance.
1,984 1,941 +43 +2.2% 4.84
465. Uncanny X-Men 281 (1991, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Trevor Fitzroy. New X-Men team. Wraparound cover.
1,617 1,574 +43 +2.7% 9.67
466. X-Men 100 (1976, Marvel Comics)
                Old X-Men vs. new X-Men.
3,219 3,176 +43 +1.4% 8.14
467. X-Men 49 (1968, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Polaris (Lorna Dane) and Mesmero. Origin of the Beast.
1,087 1,044 +43 +4.1% 6.87
468. Amazing Spider-Man 124 (1973, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Man-Wolf.
952 910 +42 +4.6% 7.71
469. Amazing Spider-Man 16 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                1st Daredevil crossover. 2nd appearance of the Ringmaster and His Circus of Crime.
2,099 2,057 +42 +2.0% 5.03
470. Astonishing Tales 25 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Deathlok (Luther Manning) and Major Ryker. 1st George Perez work (last 2 pages).
2,028 1,986 +42 +2.1% 7.91
471. Avengers 2 (1963, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Space Phantom. Hulk leaves the Avengers.
2,011 1,969 +42 +2.1% 4.14
472. Doctor Strange 1 (1974, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Silver Dagger (Isaiah Curwen). Story continued from Marvel Premiere #14
2,340 2,298 +42 +1.8% 7.94
473. Fantastic Four 232 (1981, Marvel Comics)
                1st full John Byrne issue. Diablo appearance. Doctor Strange cameo.
387 345 +42 +12.2% 9.76
474. Jupiter's Legacy 1 (2013, Image Comics) 606 564 +42 +7.4% 9.79
475. King Spawn 1 (2021, Image Comics) 42 0 +42 +N/A% 9.80
476. Mighty Avengers 1 (2013, Marvel Comics) 272 230 +42 +18.3% 9.77
477. Oblivion Song 1 (2018, Image/Skybound)
                1st appearance of Nathan Cole, Bridget & Duncan.
1,107 1,065 +42 +3.9% 9.77
478. Robin 1 Federici Variant Cover (2021, D.C. Comics)
                Sketch cover.
110 68 +42 +61.8% 9.79
479. Saban's Mighty Morphin Power Rangers 1 (1994, Hamilton Comics)
                "Power Up!" trading card included.
456 414 +42 +10.1% 9.46
480. Something is Killing the Children 8 (2020, Boom! Studios) 82 40 +42 +105.0% 9.79
481. Spawn 10 (1993, Image Comics)
                Cerebus appearance.
509 467 +42 +9.0% 9.67
482. The Marvels 1 IG Comic Store Edition (2021, Marvel Comics)
                "Virgin" cover.
116 74 +42 +56.8% 9.80
483. Venom 35 Jock Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Jock cover. Venom #200
53 11 +42 +381.8% 9.79
484. X-Men 58 (1969, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Havok in costume. Sentinels appearance. Mesmero, Living Pharaoh and Banshee cameo.
1,241 1,199 +42 +3.5% 6.51
485. Action Comics 9 (2012, D.C. Comics)
                Origin & 1st full appearance of Calvin Ellis (Superman of Earth-23).
371 330 +41 +12.4% 9.60
486. Amazing Spider-Man 11 (1964, Marvel Comics)
                2nd appearance of Doctor Octopus. 1st appearance and "death" of Bennett Brant.
1,590 1,549 +41 +2.6% 4.90
487. Amazing Spider-Man 42 (1966, Marvel Comics)
                Mary Jane Watson's face revealed for the 1st time in cameo on last page. 2nd appearance of the Rhino.
1,785 1,744 +41 +2.4% 6.66
488. Batman 232 (1971, D.C. Comics)
                1st appearance of Ra's al Ghul. Origin of Batman and Robin retold. Talia cameo.
2,956 2,915 +41 +1.4% 5.86
489. BRZRKR 1 Brooks "Virgin" Sketch Edition (2021, Boom! Studios) 169 128 +41 +32.0% 9.79
490. DC Comics Presents 26 (1980, D.C. Comics)
                1st app. of New Teen Titans in preview by Marv Wolfman & George Perez. 1st app. Raven, Cyborg & Starfire.
3,843 3,802 +41 +1.1% 8.25
491. Department of Truth 1 Sixth Printing/Variant Cover B (2021, Image Comics) 41 0 +41 +N/A% 9.80
492. Invincible 1 Amazon Animated Series Promo E (2021, Image/Skybound)
                Reprints Invincible #1 with a behind-the-scenes preview of the Invincible Amazon Prime series.
138 97 +41 +42.3% 9.78
493. Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars 2 (1984, Marvel Comics) 775 734 +41 +5.6% 9.29
494. Miles Morales: Spider-Man 23 Ngu "Virgin" Edition (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Ultimate Spider-Man #263 Frankie's Comics & Golden Apple Comics exclusive.
113 72 +41 +56.9% 9.80
495. New Avengers 7 (2005, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of the Illuminati. Sentry, Wrecker & Maria Hill appearance. Paul Jenkins cameo on last page.
582 541 +41 +7.6% 9.74
496. New Mutants 1 (1983, Marvel Comics)
                Origin of Karma. 2nd appearance of the New Mutants.
4,606 4,565 +41 +0.9% 8.91
497. Silk 2 Variant Edition (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Silk #28
258 217 +41 +18.9% 9.78
498. Star Wars 13 Mike Mayhew Studio "Virgin" Ed (2021, Marvel Comics)
                Star Wars #68 cover homage.
84 43 +41 +95.3% 9.80
499. Star Wars: The High Republic 1 Swaby Variant Cover (2021, Marvel Comics)
                1st appearance of Keeve Trennis, Sskeer, Loden Greatstorm, Stellan Gios & Vernestra Rwoh.
475 434 +41 +9.4% 9.75
500. Swamp Thing 1 (1972, D.C. Comics)
                Origin of Swamp Thing. 1st appearance of Lt. Matt Cable, Alec and Linda Holland.
2,400 2,359 +41 +1.7% 7.11

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