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Jack Kirby Doctor Doom Print On Auction Right Now At Heritage Auctions
Jack Kirby drew Doctor Doom for the first time in 1962, and in many ways, nobody has ever drawn him better Never has another artist captured both the horror and regalness of Doom at the same time I have wanted some kind of Doctor Doom Kirby print in my collection for a long time, and[...]
Captain America #100 (Marvel, 1968) interior page.
There's a copy of this key 1968 issue, Captain America #100 (Marvel, 1968) CGC NM+ 9.6 Off-white to white pages, in this week's 2021 July 11-12 Sunday & Monday Comic Books Select Auction #122128 from Heritage Auctions. Captain America #100 (Marvel, 1968) interior page. Captain America #100 by Jack Kirby and Stan Lee contains a spectacular retelling of the[...]
Jack Kirby Gets Psychedelic With This Intense Silver Surfer Piece
If you're a fan of Jack Kirby, Marvel Comics' Silver Surfer, and artwork that would make even an employee at Spencer's Gifts feel like they're tripping out, this is something you're not going to want to miss Heritage Auctions has put a psychedelic Silver Surfer by comics king Jack Kirby up for bid Created by[...]
X-Men #1 CGC 9.6 (Marvel, 1963)
The September 1963 cover-dated comic by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby introduced concepts that in the coming decades would become one of the most successful comic book franchises in the world This debut issue featured Professor Xavier and a team of Angel, Iceman, Beast, Cyclops, and Marvel Girl taking on Magneto. X-Men #1 CGC 9.6 (Marvel, 1963) Interestingly, the[...]
X-Men #1 About To Set A New Record
In 2012, a CGC 9.8 slabbed copy of X-Men #1 by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby published by Marvel Comics in 1963  sold for $492,937.500 In 2016, a CGC 9.6 copy sold for $350,000 Well, right now, a copy of X-Men #1 slabbed at CGC 9.6 is currently up for auction with ComicConnect as part[...]
Jack Kirby Original Artwork From Avengers #1, With Loki, At Auction
It's Jack Kirby time Bleeding Cool has run many articles looking at pieces of original comic book artwork up for auction But the 2021 June 17 – 19 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction #7244 auction from Heritage may be their most significant comic book auction to date with some insanely valuable, desirable, and influential examples[...]
The Comic Book "Special Thanks" Credits For Loki S01E01
So who got thanked in Loki Episode 1 on Disney+ today? Here's the screencap of the thanks. Loki TV screencap Loki was created for the Marvel Universe by Stan Lee, Larry Leiber, and Jack Kirby for the Thor comic book  Journey into Mystery #85 in 1962 – though Stan Lee had written a very similar version of[...]
Jack Kirby Goes To Auction
Jack Kirby is the principal talent in American comic books of the twentieth century And Heritage Auctions, in their 2021 April 1 – 4 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction – Dallas #7242 have a lot of original comic book artwork, including Captain America, the Fantastic Four, Devil's Dinosaur, and X-Men #2 – featuring the first time[...]
Jack Kirby Goes To Auction
Jack Kirby is the principal talent in American comic books of the twentieth century And Heritage Auctions, in their 2021 April 1 – 4 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction – Dallas #7242 have a lot of his original comic book artwork, including this image created with John Romita Sr for the Marvel Comics Memory Album Calendar[...]
The History Of DC Original Artwork At Auction - Kirby, Kane, Kubert +
Joe Kubert and Jaime Hernandez,  Dave Gibbons and Jack Kirby, as well as the likes of Bob Kane and Joe Orlando, Murphy Anderson, Ramona Fradon, Gil Kane, Jim Steranko, and Gene Colan, Michael Kaluta, P Craig Russell, Jim Starlin, Jim Aparo, and Frank Thorne, Bill Sienkiewicz, Matt Wagner, Howard Chaykin, and Brian Bolland. History Of DC[...]
An Amazing CGC Copy Of Avengers #4 Is On Auction At Heritage
My personal all-time favorite cover by the King Jack Kirby, this image is one of the most iconic in the history of comics Up for auction right now at Heritage Auctions is one of the nicer copies I have ever seen, a CGC 8.5 graded copy This is how nice this is: with six days[...]
King Kirby, The Jack Kirby Play – Now Released As Podcast
Husband and wife team, Fred Van Lente and Crystal Skillman are launching a four-episode mini-series audio drama King Kirby based on their play of the same name, telling the story of Jack Kirby. King Kirby, The Jack Kirby Play Featuring original music composed by award-winning Bobby Cronin, the podcast premiered yesterday from the Broadway Podcast Network.  Heroes aren't[...]
WandaVision Gets New Comics Creator Credits - But Why?
Originally the credits ran: With special thanks to Brian Michael Bendis, John Buscema, John Cassaday, Olivier Coipel, Steven Englehart, David Finch, Richard Howell, Tom King, Jack Kirby, Stan Lee, Rick Leonardi, Bill Mantlo, Roy Thomas, Gabriel Hernandez Walta, Joss Whedon. From this we could identify for WandaVision, Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, who created Wanda and Pietro Maximoff, Baron[...]
Captain America Comics #1 CGC 8.5, Marvel, 1941.
The classic cover of Captain America punching Hitler is more iconic than ever, and the comic was created by one of the most acclaimed creative teams of all time in Joe Simon and Jack Kirby.  Al Lieberman inked this issue, with Howard Ferguson on lettering Perpetually one of the most sought-after comic books in American[...]