Only a poor man is uncle scrooge at his best and is a collectors classic among comic book fans. Blockbuster movie franchises from marvel and dc have made superheroes more popular than ever. Rarity, title, issue, and condition determine value, although often one of those variables is far more important than the others. Previously, action comics 1939 series was the longest running series, but that title ended in 2011 and was replaced by action comics 2011 series. Platinum 18971937, golden 193855, silver 195669, bronze 197079, and modern 1980present. Each value pack is grouped around a theme and provides 2 lbs. Comics, manga, and animation books blick art materials.
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