A copy of The Walking Dead #1, CGC 9.9, sold on E-bay for $10,100. Another CGC 9.9 copy sold the same day for $9,800.
In 2011 a copy sold for $1,000 highlighting what the popularity of the AMC tv show has done for this series.
The CGC Census currently lists 10 total copies in 9.9 condition (3 are Signature Series copies) and 460 copies in CGC 9.8.
Image Comics has stated the #1 issue only had a print run of 7,300 issues, with the 2nd issue falling even from that total to 5,400 first prints.
We keep these issues on our radar and will be watching to see how this trend plays out.