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X-Men #3

First appearance of the Blob
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Last calculated 02/19/2019
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  • Condition
    Date Sold
  • CGC Signature Series 3.5 (VG-)
    Feb 17, 2019
  • CGC Universal 7.0 (FN/VF)
    Feb 17, 2019
  • CGC Universal 6.0 (FN)
    Feb 17, 2019
  • CGC Universal 5.0 (VG/FN)
    Feb 15, 2019
  • CGC Universal 5.0 (VG/FN)
    Feb 14, 2019
  • CGC Universal 6.0 (FN)
    Feb 11, 2019
  • CGC Universal 7.0 (FN/VF)
    Feb 10, 2019
  • CGC Universal 2.0 (GD)
    Feb 5, 2019
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Feb 5, 2019
  • CGC Universal 6.0 (FN)
    Jan 29, 2019
  • CGC Universal 5.0 (VG/FN)
    Jan 24, 2019
  • CGC Universal 4.0 (VG)
    Jan 24, 2019
  • CGC Signature Series 8.5 (VF+)
    Jan 23, 2019
  • CGC Signature Series Restored 4.5 (VG+)
    Jan 13, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.2 (NM-)
    Jan 11, 2019
  • CGC Universal 8.5 (VF+)
    Jan 10, 2019
  • CGC Signature Series 8.5 (VF+)
    Jan 9, 2019
  • CGC Universal 6.0 (FN)
    Dec 31, 2018
  • CGC Universal 4.0 (VG)
    Dec 28, 2018
  • CGC Restored 2.5 (GD+)
    Dec 10, 2018
  • CGC Universal 7.5 (VF-)
    Dec 9, 2018
  • CGC Signature Series Restored 4.5 (VG+)
    Dec 5, 2018
  • CGC Universal 6.0 (FN)
    Dec 3, 2018
  • CGC Universal 6.5 (FN+)
    Nov 29, 2018
  • CGC Universal 4.0 (VG)
    Nov 26, 2018
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Nov 24, 2018
  • CGC Universal 8.0 (VF)
    Nov 21, 2018
  • CGC Universal 3.5 (VG-)
    Nov 21, 2018
  • CBCS Certified - Blue 3.5 (VG-)
    Nov 21, 2018
  • CGC Universal 8.5 (VF+)
    Nov 18, 2018
  • CGC Universal 4.0 (VG)
    Nov 14, 2018
  • CGC Universal 4.5 (VG+)
    Nov 13, 2018
  • CGC Signature Series 8.5 (VF+)
    Nov 13, 2018
  • CGC Universal 6.0 (FN)
    Nov 10, 2018
  • CGC Universal 5.0 (VG/FN)
    Nov 8, 2018
  • CGC Universal 2.0 (GD)
    Oct 30, 2018
  • CGC Universal 5.5 (FN-)
    Oct 24, 2018
  • CGC Universal 8.0 (VF)
    Oct 21, 2018
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Oct 17, 2018
  • CBCS Certified - Blue 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Oct 9, 2018
  • CGC Universal 4.5 (VG+)
    Oct 1, 2018
  • CGC Restored 7.5 (VF-)
    Sep 30, 2018
  • CGC Universal 7.0 (FN/VF)
    Sep 27, 2018
  • CGC Universal 5.5 (FN-)
    Sep 27, 2018
  • CBCS Verified - Red 3.5 (VG-)
    Sep 22, 2018
  • CGC Universal 4.5 (VG+)
    Sep 17, 2018
  • CGC Universal 5.5 (FN-)
    Sep 16, 2018
  • CBCS Certified - Blue 4.5 (VG+)
    Sep 3, 2018
  • CGC Signature Series 4.5 (VG+)
    Sep 2, 2018
  • CBCS Certified - Blue 2.0 (GD)
    Sep 2, 2018

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 5 5 0.4% 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.6 8 8 1.1% 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.4 23 22 2.9% 0 - 1 0.9% 0 -
9.2 25 21 4.7% 0 - 1 1.8% 3 3.7%
9.0 53 47 8.6% 0 - 1 2.7% 5 9.9%
8.5 76 69 14.4% 1 10.0% 3 5.4% 3 13.6%
8.0 88 79 21.1% 0 - 4 8.9% 5 19.8%
7.5 87 77 27.5% 0 - 3 11.6% 7 28.4%
7.0 100 84 34.6% 1 20.0% 6 17.0% 9 39.5%
6.5 100 85 41.7% 2 40.0% 6 22.3% 7 48.1%
6.0 123 115 51.3% 1 50.0% 4 25.9% 3 51.9%
5.5 88 75 57.6% 0 - 8 33.0% 5 58.0%
5.0 120 97 65.8% 0 - 15 46.4% 8 67.9%
4.5 122 107 74.7% 0 - 11 56.3% 4 72.8%
4.0 109 92 82.5% 1 60.0% 8 63.4% 8 82.7%
3.5 79 64 87.8% 1 70.0% 11 73.2% 3 86.4%
3.0 82 62 93.0% 2 90.0% 13 84.8% 5 92.6%
2.5 44 35 96.0% 1 100.0% 6 90.2% 2 95.1%
2.0 28 26 98.2% 0 - 0 - 2 97.5%
1.8 9 4 98.5% 0 - 3 92.9% 2 100.0%
1.5 8 7 99.1% 0 - 1 93.8% 0 -
1.0 3 1 99.2% 0 - 2 95.5% 0 -
0.5 15 10 100.0% 0 - 5 100.0% 0 -
Total 1,395 1,192   10   112   81  

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About

Key Issue
First appearance of the Blob
Publisher
Marvel
Store Date
January 10, 1964
Cover Price
$0.12
Editing
Stan Lee
Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky?, Paul Reinman
Letters
Artie Simek
Issue Notes
Disputed inker credit--Sol Brodsky per Nick Caputo, Bob Ford, and the original indexer; Paul Reinman per Steve Whitaker; Frank Giacoia per Carl Gafford.
GCIN
124645

Additional Issues

  • 1963 1,528 Sales 9.8 FMV $1,400,000
    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
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $10,000
    • 8.0 $27,000
    • 9.2 $88,000
  • 1963 687 Sales 9.8 FMV $62,000
    First appearance of The Vanisher
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $650
    • 8.0 $1,500
    • 9.2 $5,250
  • 1964 563 Sales 9.8 FMV $26,000
    First appearance of the Blob
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $475
    • 8.0 $1,100
    • 9.2 $2,700
  • 1964 755 Sales 9.8 FMV $64,000
    First appearance of Quicksilver; First appearance of Scarlet Witch; First appearance of Toad; First appearance of Mastermind; First appearance of Evil Mutants.
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $800
    • 8.0 $1,950
    • 9.2 $7,000
  • 1964 352 Sales 9.8 FMV $18,500
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $300
    • 8.0 $800
    • 9.2 $3,600
  • 1964 374 Sales 9.8 FMV $13,500
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $230
    • 8.0 $425
    • 9.2 $1,750
  • 1964 383 Sales 9.8 FMV $14,000
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $210
    • 8.0 $500
    • 9.2 $1,600
  • 1964 361 Sales 9.8 FMV $9,500
    First appearance of Unus The Untouchable
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $130
    • 8.0 $375
    • 9.2 $1,450
  • 1965 423 Sales 9.8 FMV $18,500
    First appearance of Lucifer; First Avengers crossover in X-Men title
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $250
    • 8.0 $500
    • 9.2 $1,600
  • 1965 499 Sales 9.8 FMV $9,750
    First appearance of Ka-Zar; First appearance of Zabu
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $150
    • 8.0 $375
    • 9.2 $1,200
  • 1965 267 Sales 9.8 FMV $15,500
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $180
    • 8.0 $325
    • 9.2 $1,500
  • 1965 637 Sales 9.8 FMV $33,000
    Origin of Professor X; First appearance of the Juggernaut; Origin of the Juggernaut.
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $575
    • 8.0 $1,350
    • 9.2 $3,000