Most Popular Comic Books

This is a snapshot of the most actively sold comic books in the marketplace that have been graded by either CGC or CBCS. It's important to note that raw comic sales are not considered within this set. You can adjust the dates to analyze using the controls below. A few pre-configured examples include most popular golden age comics, most popular silver age comics, most popular bronze age comics, most popular modern age comics and recently released comics.

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101
21
Batman #1 (SDCC Foil Variant)
 
102
361
Amazing Spider-man #36
Black cover; aftermath of September 11th tragedy in New York
103
55
The Avengers #4
Revival of Captain America; First silver age appearance of Captain America; First silver age appearance of Bucky
104
26
Batman Rebirth #1
 
105
10
Iron Fist #1
First issue to titled series; First appearance of Steel Serpent
106
37
Captain America #100
First issue to silver age titled series; Death of Franz Gruber
107
159
Spider-Man #1 (Gold Edition)
 
108
48
X-Men #141
Intro into Days of Future Past story; First new Brotherhood of Evil Mutants; First appearance of Rachel (Phoenix II); Death of Franklin Richards
109
241
The Uncanny X-Men #244
First appearance of Jubilee
110
6
X-Men #1
First Appearance of Cyclops; First Appearance of Beast, First Appearance of Angel; First Appearance of Marvel Girl; First Appearance of Iceman; First Appearance of Magneto; First Appearance of Professor X; First X-Men comic issue
111
13
Darth Vader #3
 
112
64
The Amazing Spider-Man #700
Death of Peter Parker; Last Issue
113
37
Sub-Mariner #1
Second self-titled comics series; First issue to 1st S.A. comic series; First S.A. Namor origin story
114
32
The Uncanny X-Men #221
First appearance of Mister Sinister.
115
253
Venom: Lethal Protector #1
First Venom titled series; First appearance of General Orwell Taylor; Rare error printing
116
82
Batman #635
 
117
73
Sandman #1
First appearance of Morpheus (Master of Dreams)
118
95
The Walking Dead #27
First appearance of the Governor; First appearance of Martinez; First appearance of Bruce; First appearance of Gabriel
119
83
The Walking Dead #19
First appearance of Michonne; Death of Dexter
120
28
The Walking Dead #2
First appearance of Lori Grimes; First appearance of Carl Grimes; First appearance of Glenn
121
36
Amazing Spider-man #4
First appearance of Silk (Cindy Moon); Cameo appearance of Morlun
122
251
The Uncanny X-Men #142
Days of Future Past story concludes; Deaths of all future X-Men
123
38
X-Men #137
Death of Phoenix
124
141
X-23 #1
 
125
11
Alias #1
First appearance of Jessica Jones; First meeting with Luke Cage; First issue to comic series
126
40
The Silver Surfer #1
First appearance of Shalla-Bal; First appearance of Zenn-La; Origin revealed; First issue to self titled series
127
15
Thor #165
First full appearance HIM (Adam Warlock)
128
41
Wolverine #2
First full appearance of Yukio
129
192
Wolverine #4
Death of Shingen Harada; Death of Noburu-Hideki
130
38
The Amazing Spider-Man #316
 
131
50
Shazam! #1
First Captain Marvel in DC Comics; First appearance since Golden Age; First Sivana Family in DC Comics
132
12
Batman #43
First appearance of Mr. Bloom
133
22
Wonder Woman #1
Origin of Wonder Woman
134
22
The Amazing Spider-Man #301
Key Todd McFarlane Cover
135
6
Daredevil #181
Death Of Elektra
136
226
Batman #386
 
137
97
The Walking Dead #100
First appearance of Negan; Death of Glenn
138
97
The Walking Dead #5
Death of Amy
139
166
Marvel Spotlight #5
First appearance of Ghost Rider; First appearance Johnny Blaze; First appearance Zarathos; First appearance Crash Simpson; First appearance Roxanne Simpson
140
40
Conan the Barbarian #1
First comic book appearance and origin of Conan; Cameo appearance of Kull
141
11
The Spectacular Spider-Man #1
First issue to titled series; First appearance of Edward Lansky
142
308
Batman #1 (Variant Cover)
 
143
127
The Batman Adventures #12 (Special Convention Edition)
 
144
334
Avenging Spider-Man #9
 
145
74
The Uncanny X-Men #282
First appearance of Bishop
146
58
The Amazing Spider-Man #363
Third appearance of Carnage
147
758
Alpha Flight #1
First issue of series by John Byrne
148
9
X-Men #130
First appearance of Dazzler
149
58
Wolverine #3
Death of Asano Kimura
150
54
Fantastic Four #67
First brief appearance of HIM
151
12
Harley Quinn #1 (Jim Lee Foil variant)
 
152
194
The Amazing Spider-Man #31
First appearance of Gwen Stacy & Harry Osbourne
153
6
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns #1
First issue to comic story
154
23
Strange Tales #110
First appearance of Doctor Strange; First appearance of the Ancient One; First appearance of Wong (not named); First appearance of Nightmare; First appearance of Dreamstalker
155
116
All-New Wolverine #1 (Cargo Hold Sketch Edition)
 
156
183
X-Men #121
First full appearance of Alpha Flight
157
53
Marvel Premiere #1
Origin of Adam Warlock; First appearance as Warlock
158
54
The Incredible Hulk #102
Titled series starts again
159
73
X-Men Annual #14
First cameo appearance of Gambit
160
198
The Amazing Spider-Man #40
The Green Goblin Origin
161
107
Marvel Spotlight #32
First appearance of Spider-Woman; Origin of Spider-Woman
162
208
The Walking Dead #100 (Chromium Edition)
 
163
62
Marvel Premiere #47
First appearance new Ant-Man (Scott Lang); Second appearance of Scott Lang; Origin of new Ant-Man
164
268
The Amazing Spider-Man #101
First appearance of Morbius The Living Vampire
165
2391
The Amazing Spider-Man #10
 
166
367
Strange Tales #180
 
167
1241
God Country #1 (Cover B Zaffino)
 
168
376
Wolverine #10
First battle with Sabretooth (Marvel canon); First appearance of Silver Fox
169
3
Deadpool #1
First appearance of T-Ray; First appearance of Blind Al; First appearance of Patch; Joe Kelly run starts
170
186
The Uncanny X-Men #201
First Cable as baby Nathan; First Whilce Portacio cover art on X-Men
171
89
Booster Gold #1
First issue of self-titled series
172
150
Daredevil #158
 
173
5008
X-Men #117
 
174
208
X-Men #140
 
175
41
The Punisher #1
First ongoing Punisher series; First issue of ongoing series
176
154
Batman #423
 
177
60
The Walking Dead #7
First appearance of Tyreese; First appearance of Julie; First appearance of Chris; Lori reveals she is pregnant
178
14
Moon Knight #1
First self-titled & on-going series; Origin of Moon Knight; First appearance of Bushman; First appearance of Konshu
179
125
DC Comics Presents #47
 
180
103
Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars #1
First issue in titled series
181
44
The Amazing Spider-Man #46
 
182
28
The Walking Dead #4
 
183
1776
X-Men #120
First cameo appearance of Alpha Flight
184
13
The Avengers #196
 
185
40
Watchmen #1
First appearance of Rorschach; First appearance of Adrian Veidt; First appearance of Doctor Manhattan; First appearance of Daniel Dreiberg; First appearance of Edward Blake; First appearance of Hollis Mason; First appearance of Laurel Juspeczyk; Death of
186
64
Harbinger #1
First appearance of the Renegades; First Peter Stancheck; First appearance of Eggbreakers
187
89
Legends #3
First appearance of 2nd incarnation of Suicide Squad; Death of Blockbuster
188
14
Eternal Warrior #4
First cameo appearance of Bloodshot
189
110
The Amazing Spider-Man #1
First Spider-man in his own series; First appearance of Jonah Jameson
190
137
Preacher #1
First full appearance of Jesse Custer; First full appearance of Tulip; First full appearance of Cassidy; First appearance of Saint of Killers
191
59
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns #2
 
192
7
Batman #404
Part 1 to Year One story line
193
86
Ghost Rider #1
First issue to self-titled series; Cameo appearance of Son of Satan; Third appearance of Witch Woman
194
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Harley Quinn #1 (Variant Cover)
 
195
21
Daredevil #131
Origin of Bullseye; First appearance of Bullseye
196
1085
New X-Men #128
 
197
95
Harley Quinn #1 (Adam Hughes Cover)
 
198
1683
The Amazing Spider-Man #13
First appearance of Mysterio
199
779
Star Wars #68
Re-intro Boba Fett
200
153
Doctor Strange #169
Origin retold; panel swipe/M.D.

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