Action Comics #1 has been one of the most desirable comic books in the entire hobby and is one of the most valuable comic books according to the Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide.
Why It’s Important – The origin and first appearance of Superman, the Man of Steel. Need I say more?
Price and Value Trends – this book has been on a tear hitting the $1 million dollar mark in 2010
Investment Potential – Action Comics #1 is considered a “blue chip” comic investment. It’s rarity and desirability keep it in the upper echelon of comic book investments. Collecting and investing trends come and go, but it is difficult to envision a scenario where this book isn’t still one of the most important books in comics.