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Fantastic Four #3

First Fantastic Four costumes; First appearance of Fantasti-Car; First appearance of Fantasti-Copter; First appearance Baxter Building
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FMV & Sale History

Fair Market Value (FMV) calculated 10/11/2020
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  • Condition
    Date Sold
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Oct 9, 2020
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Oct 4, 2020
  • CGC Universal 1.8 (GD-)
    Sep 26, 2020
  • CGC Universal 4.5 (VG+)
    Sep 23, 2020
  • CGC Universal 3.5 (VG-)
    Sep 15, 2020
  • CGC Universal 7.0 (FN/VF)
    Sep 13, 2020
  • CGC Universal 8.0 (VF)
    Sep 13, 2020
  • CGC Universal 1.8 (GD-)
    Sep 4, 2020
  • CGC Universal 2.5 (GD+)
    Sep 3, 2020
  • CGC Universal 7.5 (VF-)
    Aug 26, 2020
  • CGC Universal 6.5 (FN+)
    Aug 17, 2020
  • CGC Restored 8.0 (VF)
    Aug 15, 2020
  • CGC Qualified 3.5 (VG-)
    Aug 12, 2020
  • CGC Universal 2.0 (GD)
    Aug 7, 2020
  • CGC Universal 5.0 (VG/FN)
    Aug 4, 2020
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Aug 2, 2020
  • CBCS Verified - Signed Y/R 4.5 (VG+)
    Jul 27, 2020
  • CGC Universal 7.0 (FN/VF)
    Jul 13, 2020
  • CGC Universal 3.5 (VG-)
    Jul 13, 2020
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Jul 9, 2020
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Jul 9, 2020
  • CGC Universal 1.8 (GD-)
    Jul 8, 2020
  • CGC Universal 7.5 (VF-)
    Jun 29, 2020
  • CGC Universal 4.5 (VG+)
    Jun 27, 2020
  • CGC Universal 4.5 (VG+)
    Jun 25, 2020
  • CGC Universal 4.0 (VG)
    Jun 18, 2020
  • CGC Universal 5.5 (FN-)
    Jun 15, 2020
  • CGC Universal 5.5 (FN-)
    Jun 8, 2020
  • CGC Universal 6.0 (FN)
    Jun 1, 2020
  • CGC Universal 9.2 (NM-)
    May 27, 2020
  • CGC Universal 8.5 (VF+)
    May 27, 2020
  • CGC Universal 1.8 (GD-)
    May 25, 2020
  • CGC Universal 2.5 (GD+)
    May 23, 2020
  • CGC Universal 4.0 (VG)
    May 21, 2020
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    May 18, 2020
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    May 7, 2020
  • CGC Universal 2.0 (GD)
    May 1, 2020
  • CGC Universal 5.5 (FN-)
    Apr 28, 2020
  • CGC Universal 1.8 (GD-)
    Apr 28, 2020
  • CGC Universal 4.0 (VG)
    Apr 23, 2020
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Apr 21, 2020
  • CGC Universal 3.5 (VG-)
    Apr 15, 2020
  • CGC Restored 7.5 (VF-)
    Apr 6, 2020
  • CGC Universal 1.0 (FR)
    Apr 6, 2020
  • CGC Universal 4.0 (VG)
    Mar 31, 2020
  • CGC Universal 8.5 (VF+)
    Mar 25, 2020
  • CGC Universal 7.0 (FN/VF)
    Mar 23, 2020
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Mar 23, 2020
  • CGC Universal 0.5 (PR)
    Mar 13, 2020
  • CGC Universal 7.0 (FN/VF)
    Mar 9, 2020
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Grade
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CGC® Census

Data provided courtesy of the CGC Census.
Grade Total Universal Top Qualified Top Signature Top Restored Top
10.0 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.9 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.8 1 1 0.1% 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.6 1 1 0.2% 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.4 3 2 0.4% 0 - 0 - 1 0.8%
9.2 13 11 1.6% 0 - 1 2.0% 1 1.7%
9.0 17 13 3.1% 2 8.3% 0 - 2 3.4%
8.5 34 30 6.4% 0 - 0 - 4 6.7%
8.0 34 26 9.2% 2 16.7% 2 6.1% 4 10.1%
7.5 48 39 13.5% 0 - 2 10.2% 7 16.0%
7.0 53 47 18.6% 0 - 2 14.3% 4 19.3%
6.5 53 41 23.1% 2 25.0% 3 20.4% 7 25.2%
6.0 59 45 28.0% 2 33.3% 2 24.5% 10 33.6%
5.5 61 53 33.8% 1 37.5% 3 30.6% 4 37.0%
5.0 86 76 42.2% 1 41.7% 3 36.7% 6 42.0%
4.5 100 80 50.9% 4 58.3% 6 49.0% 10 50.4%
4.0 120 100 61.9% 2 66.7% 3 55.1% 15 63.0%
3.5 99 83 71.0% 3 79.2% 5 65.3% 8 69.7%
3.0 98 87 80.5% 1 83.3% 2 69.4% 8 76.5%
2.5 64 53 86.3% 0 - 1 71.4% 10 84.9%
2.0 47 38 90.5% 2 91.7% 3 77.6% 4 88.2%
1.8 41 34 94.2% 0 - 3 83.7% 4 91.6%
1.5 27 20 96.4% 0 - 5 93.9% 2 93.3%
1.0 12 11 97.6% 0 - 0 - 1 94.1%
0.5 34 22 100.0% 2 100.0% 3 100.0% 7 100.0%
Total 1,105 913   24   49   119  

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About

Key Issue
First Fantastic Four costumes; First appearance of Fantasti-Car; First appearance of Fantasti-Copter; First appearance Baxter Building
Publisher
Marvel
Store Date
December 12, 1961
Cover Price
$0.12
Editing
Stan Lee
Script
Stan Lee, Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Letters
typeset
Issue Notes
An alternate Jack Kirby/Dick Ayers cover for this issue was published in Fantastic Four #224 (November 1980). Character: Added by Per Sandell (2005-12-05)
GCIN
123299

Additional Issues

  • 1961 1,000 Sales 9.8 FMV $4,400,000
    First appearance of Fantastic Four; First comic published under Marvel name; First appearance of Mole Man; Origin of Fantastic Four
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $37,000
    • 8.0 $94,000
    • 9.2 $650,000
  • 1961 583 Sales 9.8 FMV $150,000
    Last 10 cent issue; Second issue to titled series; First appearance of the Skrulls
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $3,100
    • 8.0 $9,000
    • 9.2 $27,000
  • 1961 578 Sales 9.8 FMV $92,000
    First Fantastic Four costumes; First appearance of Fantasti-Car; First appearance of Fantasti-Copter; First appearance Baxter Building
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $1,800
    • 8.0 $4,300
    • 9.2 $22,000
  • 1962 713 Sales 9.8 FMV $360,000
    1st Silver Age appearance of Namor
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $3,700
    • 8.0 $10,000
    • 9.2 $35,000
  • 1962 785 Sales 9.8 FMV $175,000
    First appearance of Dr. Doom; Origin of Dr. Doom
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $7,000
    • 8.0 $16,000
    • 9.2 $72,000
  • 1962 564 Sales 9.8 FMV $58,000
    Second appearance of Dr. Doom; Second appearance of Silver Age Namor; Dr. Doom & Namor team up; First Marvel villain team up
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $925
    • 8.0 $2,900
    • 9.2 $8,750
  • 1962 446 Sales 9.8 FMV $64,000
    First appearance of Xantha; First appearance of Kurrgo
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $425
    • 8.0 $825
    • 9.2 $5,000
  • 1962 394 Sales 9.8 FMV $90,000
    First appearance of Puppet Master; First appearance of Alicia Masters
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $650
    • 8.0 $800
    • 9.2 $7,750
  • 1962 443 Sales 9.8 FMV $20,000
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $375
    • 8.0 $1,200
    • 9.2 $4,700
  • 1962 457 Sales 9.8 FMV $23,000
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $450
    • 8.0 $1,050
    • 9.2 $3,300
  • 1962 349 Sales 9.8 FMV $44,000
    First Impossible Man
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $425
    • 8.0 $1,100
    • 9.2 $6,000
  • 1962 788 Sales 9.8 FMV $120,000
    First meeting with Hulk; First Hulk cross-over; Ties Amazing Spider-Man #1 as 1st Marvel cross-over
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $1,600
    • 8.0 $4,800
    • 9.2 $13,500