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Adventure Comics #103 featuring Superboy (DC, 1946)
Adventure Comics #103 cover-dated April 1946 featured the start of long-running series for several now-legendary DC characters in the title Superboy, Aquaman, Green Arrow, and Johnny Quick all made their title debuts in this issue The featured Superboy story was written by Don C Cameron with art by Joe Shuster, and cover art by Shuster[...]
Adventure Comics #210 (DC, 1955), the first appearance of Krypto.
There have been a lot of famous dogs in the history of popular fiction, and even in the history of comic books.  Among superdog companions, Bulletdog might be the first.  Among DC Comics superdogs, Streak the Wonder Dog first appeared in 1948 and it can plausibly be said that he took over for Green Lantern. [...]
Adventure Comics #46 featuring a Sandman cover by Creig Flessel, DC Comics, 1940.
Truth be told, I'm having a hard time deciding on exactly which Sandman cover by the incomparable Creig Flessel is my favorite out of his original run in Adventure Comics The Sandman's first appearance in Adventure Comics #40 features an excellent cover by Flessel.  Adventure Comics #44 is another great example of an early Sandman[...]
heritage auctions
With restoration, this is in Very Good condition.   New Adventure Comics #26 (DC, 1938) CGC GD 2.0 Cream to off-white pages This is widely considered by DC collectors to be one of the rarest of all DC comics! This is just the second copy that we have ever seen in our 15 years of auctioning the[...]
Paramount Animated Comics #9
Graded at 8.0 by CGC, this copy brilliantly shows off an awesome Lee Elias cover, and yet it only sold for $15.50, well below where it "should" have, especially considering that it is not only the highest-graded copy sold but is the only recorded sale of a CGC-graded copy. This pattern continued in subsequent issues: Issue #22,[...]
The Stock Exchange – Selling Superman For Super Dollars
With a tad over 10 hours remaining as of this writing, the bidding is already at $1,552,000, and it would not surprise me to see this book sell for $2M. There are plenty more highlights in this lot on, and here are just a few of them. The last time an Adventure Comics #247, the first[...]
DC Relaunch: Legion Lost #1
In September, along with all the new issue one relaunches, Bleeding Cool has been told to expect a new Legion Of Superheroes series, Legion Lost. The
DC Relaunch: The New Superman #1
In Superman #1, launching in September, we will see what appears to be a new uniform for Superman. Based on the usual style, but more segmented with
DC Relaunch: Deadman To Star In Adventure Comics #1
In September, along with everything else, Bleeding Cool has been told to expect a new Adventure Comics #1 And a new lead, namely the recent star of Brightest Day, Deadman Alive, dead, somewhere in between, a new status quo for Boston Brand or something very different, I have no idea Yet Though I'm hearing of[...]
DC Relaunch: Edge
Bleeding Cool has already talked about the Dark coming to the DC Universe after Flashpoint, including something called Justice League Dark. But Bleeding