Robert Kirkman's Irredeemable Ant Man Rockets In Price In Anticipation That It's The Movie Ant Man

imageimageLast month, you could buy eight copies of Robert Kirkman's Irredeemable Ant Man comic on eBay for a dollar. The first issue, even from the co-creator of The Walking Dead, might go for two dollars if you were lucky.

Not any more. Over the weekend, keen eyed speculators started snapping up any first issue under ten dollars.

The word is that Eric O'Grady, the rather uncouth and unpleasant Ant Man from that comic, will be the character seen in the upcoming movie by Edgar Wright and Joe Cornish.

And, anticipating increased interest in the character, the speculators have stepped in and cleaned up…

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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