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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The Amazing Spider-Man #300
First full appearance of Venom; First issue inked by Todd McFarlane; Spider-Man's 25th anniversary issue
2
1
The New Mutants #87
First appearance of Cable
3
1
The New Mutants #98
First appearance of Deadpool; First appearance of Domino; First appearance of Gideon
4
9
The Incredible Hulk #181
First appearance of Wolverine
5
1
The Amazing Spider-Man #361
First appearance of Carnage (spawn of Venom)
6
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Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars #8
First Spider-Man symbiote / black costume
7
2
The Uncanny X-Men #266
First appearance of Gambit
8
3
Wolverine #1
First solo comic book series; First cameo of Yukio; First appearance of Shingen Harada
9
1
Star Wars #1
First issue to comic series; Movie adaptation
10
3
Spawn #1
First appearance of Spawn; First appearance of Wanda Blake; First appearance of Malebolgia; First appearance of Sam and Twitch
11
18
The Infinity Gauntlet #1
First issue to limited series
12
35
The Incredible Hulk #271
First appearance of Rocket Racoon
13
4
The Amazing Spider-Man #129
First appearance of the Punisher; First appearance of Jackal
14
2
The Amazing Spider-Man #252
First black Spider-Man suit in regular series
15
112
Fantastic Four #67
First brief appearance of HIM
16
2
Wolverine #1
First Wolverine on-going comic series; First appearance Cult of the Black Blade; First appearance of Muramasa; First Wolverine as Patch
17
3
The Omega Men #3
First appearance of Lobo; First appearance of Bedlam
18
6
The Batman Adventures #12
First appearance of Harley Quinn in comic books
19
6
Ms. Marvel #1
First appearance of Ms. Marvel
20
14
God Country #1
 
21
229
Thor #165
First full appearance HIM (Adam Warlock)
22
141
Amazing Spider-man #4
First appearance of Silk (Cindy Moon); Cameo appearance of Morlun
23
3
The Savage She-Hulk #1
Origin of She-Hulk; First appearance of She-Hulk
24
8
X-Force #2
Second appearance of Deadpool; First appearance of Kane; First appearance of Department K
25
10
Batman: The Killing Joke #1
Joker cripples Barbara Gordon
26
12
Iron Fist #14
First appearance of Sabretooth
27
17
NYX #3
First appearance of X-23
28
51
Nova #1
First appearance of Nova; Origin of Nova; First appearance of Rhomann Dey
29
37
Outcast #1
First appearance of Kyle Barnes; First appearance of Megan Holt; First appearance of Allison Barnes; First appearance of Amber Barnes; First appearance of Reverend Anderson
30
8
X-Force #11
Sixth appearance of Deadpool; Second appearance of "real" Domino; First appearance of Weapon P.R.I.M.E.
31
5
The Amazing Spider-Man #298
First issue penciled by Todd McFarlane; First cameo appearance of Eddie Brock; First cameo appearance of Venom
32
97
Saga #1
First issue of titled series; First appearance of Alana, Hazel, and Marko; First appearance of The Will; First appearance of Prince Robot IV
33
27
Avengers Annual #10
First appearance of Rogue; First appearance of Madeline Pryor
34
5
The Amazing Spider-Man #238
First appearance of Hobgoblin (Ned Leeds)
35
2
X-Factor #6
First appearance of Apocalypse
36
807
All New Wolverine #18 (Mattina Venomized Variant)
 
37
17
The Amazing Spider-Man #121
Death of Gwen Stacy
38
14
Giant-Size X-Men #1
First appearance of Colossus; First appearance of Storm; First appearance of Nightcrawler; First appearance of Thunderbird; First appearance of new X-Men; Second appearance of Wolverine; First Wolverine in X-Men team
39
338
Amazing Spider-man #4 (Ramos Var)
 
40
24
Marvel Premiere #15
First appearance of Iron Fist
41
12
X-Men #101
First appearance of Phoenix; Phoenix origin concludes
42
15
The Amazing Spider-Man #299
First appearance of Venom in costume
43
31
Edge of Spider-Verse #2
First appearance of (Gwen Stacy) Spider-woman
44
62
Iron Man #1
First issue of Iron Man titled series; Continued from Iron Man & Namor the Submariner One Shot; Origin retold
45
1
Daredevil #168
First appearance of Elektra; Origin of Elektra; Frank Miller begins to script
46
69
The New Mutants #26
First appearance of Legion
47
15
Iron Man #55
First appearance of Thanos; First appearance of Drax the Destroyer; First appearance of Starfox; First appearance of Kronos; First appearance of Mentor
48
23
Fantastic Four #48
First appearance of Silver Surfer; First appearance of Galactus
49
129
The Inhumans #1
First self titled comic series
50
51
Batman: Harley Quinn #1
First canonical appearance of Harley Quinn; More detailed origin of Harley Quinn (canonical)
51
28
The New Teen Titans #2
First appearance of Deathstroke The Terminator; First appearance and death of Ravager; First appearance H.I.V.E
52
4
The Uncanny X-Men #221
First appearance of Mister Sinister.
53
6
Black Panther #1
First self titled Black Panther on-going series
54
114
The Amazing Spider-Man #700
Death of Peter Parker; Last Issue
55
8
Daredevil #181
Death Of Elektra
56
21
Spider-Man #1 (Silver Edition)
 
57
38
Seven to Eternity #1
 
58
17
Thor #337
First appearance of Beta Ray Bill
59
49
Alias #1
First appearance of Jessica Jones; First meeting with Luke Cage; First issue to comic series
60
39
Marvel Spotlight #5
First appearance of Ghost Rider; First appearance Johnny Blaze; First appearance Zarathos; First appearance Crash Simpson; First appearance Roxanne Simpson
61
18
Venom: Lethal Protector #1
First Venom titled series; First appearance of General Orwell Taylor; Rare error printing
62
3
DC Comics Presents #26
First appearance of Cyborg; First appearance of Raven; First appearance of Starfire
63
258
John Byrne's Next Men #21
 
64
24
Hero For Hire #1
First appearance of Luke Cage; Origin of Luke Cage; First appearance of Dr. Noah Burnstein; First appearance of Diamondback; First appearance of Billy Bob Rackham
65
356
Marvel Premiere #1
Origin of Adam Warlock; First appearance as Warlock
66
73
Marvel Preview #4
First appearance of Star-Lord
67
39
Tales of the Teen Titans #44
First appearance of Dick Grayson as Nightwing; First appearance of Jericho; Origin of Deathstroke the Terminator
68
62
Marvel Spotlight #32
First appearance of Spider-Woman; Origin of Spider-Woman
69
20
Preacher #1
First full appearance of Jesse Custer; First full appearance of Tulip; First full appearance of Cassidy; First appearance of Saint of Killers
70
23
Spawn #9
Neil Gaiman scripts; First appearance of Angela; First appearance of Cogliostro
71
392
Guardians of the Galaxy #1
Adam Warlock joins team; Star-Lord, Rocket Raccoon, and Groot joins team; Gamora, Drax, Quasar (Phyla-Vell), and Mantis join team; First appearance of new Guardians of the Galaxy
72
1
Spider-Woman #1
New complete origin and mask added
73
297
The Amazing Spider-Man #101
First appearance of Morbius The Living Vampire
74
38
Deadpool #1
First self-titled series; First appearance of Slayback
75
44
The Amazing Spider-Man #122
Death of the Green Goblin / Norman Osbourne
76
71
Wonder Woman #1
Origin of Wonder Woman
77
325
Marvel Super-Heroes #18
 
78
48
Daredevil #1
First appearance of Daredevil (Matt Murdock); Origin of Daredevil; First appearance of Karen Page; First appearance of Foggy Nelson
79
1
The Incredible Hulk #180
First cameo appearance of Wolverine
80
181
The Eternals #1
First appearance of The Eternals
81
13
Web of Spider-Man #1
First appearance of Vulturions; First issue to new titled series
82
20
Fantastic Four #45
First appearance of Inhumans; Medusa revealed as Crystal's sister
83
45
Harley Quinn #1
 
84
42
The Incredible Hulk #340
Hulk vs. Wolverine; McFarlane art
85
38
Sandman #1
First appearance of Morpheus (Master of Dreams)
86
134
Marvel Graphic Novel #4
First appearance of New Mutants team; First appearance of Cannonball; First appearance of Wolfsbane; First appearance of Sunspot; First appearance of Psyche
87
70
The Walking Dead #108
First appearance of Ezekiel; First appearance of Shiva; First appearance of The Kingdom
88
67
The Amazing Spider-Man #194
First appearance of Black Cat
89
25
Spider-Man #1
First issue of titled series
90
8
The New Mutants #1
First issue of The New Mutants
91
164
The Amazing Spider-Man #363
Third appearance of Carnage
92
342
The Forever People #1
First appearance of Forever People; Superman crossover; Kirby Cover art beginning; First appearance of Darkseid; Darkseid story line begins
93
172
Darth Vader #3
 
94
6
Spider-Man #1 (Gold Edition)
 
95
16
The Amazing Spider-Man #362
Second appearance of Carnage
96
9
Werewolf by Night #32
First appearance of Moon Knight; Origin of Moon Knight
97
12
The Walking Dead #1
First appearance of Rick Grimes; First appearance of Shane Walsh; First appearance of Morgan Jones; First appearance of Duane Jones
98
130
Tomb of Dracula #10
First appearance of Blade the Vampire Slayer
99
1
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
100
72
Conan the Barbarian #1
First comic book appearance and origin of Conan; Cameo appearance of Kull

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