Pedigree Comics' 9.8/9.6 Astonishing Hulk Auction Underway With New 9.8 Bronze & Copper Age Marvels, Ending on Thursday Night June 17th!

HULK SMASH!! Pedigree Comics' June CGC certified 9.8/9.6 Astonishing Hulk Auction is underway. The auction began on the night of Monday, June 7th and lasts for ten (10) days until the night of Thursday, June 17th as a separate event on the Pedigree Comics website (www.PedigreeComics.com). The first lot (Action Comics #64 9.0) ends at 9:35 PM EST and the last lot (X-Men #137 9.4) ends at 11;30 PM. There is no Buyers Premium on any of the lots in the auction and every listing has no reserve. Every book is CGC graded and the minimum bid is only $20 for this auction. You can bid on all of the high grade comics in the Auction Listing right now (over 225). Just go to the Pedigree Comics website and click on the Auction banner.

This auction features a phenomenal run of Tales to Astonish and Incredible Hulk, almost all in 9.8 with a few in 9.6, from a private collection out of Massachusetts. There are well over 100 books in this Hulk-related collection and only 13 (all Tales to Astonish issues) are in 9.6 with close to 100 in 9.8. The Tales to Astonish run begins with the Hulk's first appearance and start in the title in #59 and goes to #96 (almost 20 issues) and the Incredible Hulk run begins with #107 and goes to #298 (plus Annuals 6 and 8), all in 9.8 and almost all with white pages (save for an Incredible Hulk #181 in 9.2)!

There are many other high grade books to choose from in this auction. All are CGC certified and many are the highest certified to date. Here are the highlighted runs and groups of books in the auction:

*BRAND NEW 9.8 BRONZE & COPPER AGE MARVELS:
Many of these 1970's and 80's Marvels were just recently graded by the CGC and are the final group of books that were added to the auction listing. All are in 9.8 with a few in 9.6 and a couple of DC's. Here are the highlights:

Amazing Spider-Man 122 9.6
Amazing Spider-Man 165 9.8
Amazing Spider-Man 197 9.8
Amazing Spider-Man 252 9.6
Avengers Annual 10 9.8
Avengers Annual 10 9.6
Batman 404 9.8
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns 1 9.8
Black Panther 1 9.8
Eternals 1 9.8
Fantastic Four 122 9.8
Incredible Hulk 340 9.8
Marvel Spotlight 28 9.6
New Mutants 87 9.8
New Mutants 98 9.6
Omega Men 3 9.8
Red Sonja 1 9.8
Spectacular Spider-Man 1 9.8
Spectacular Spider-Man 64 9.8
Thor 338 9.8
Transformers 1 9.8
Transformers 2 9.8
Transformers 3 9.8
Transformers 4 9.8
Transformers 5 9.8
Transformers 80 9.8
Venom: Lethal Protector 1 9.8
Walking Dead 1 9.6
Wolverine Limited Series 1 9.8 (CGC Signature SERIES)

*SUPER HIGH GRADE TALES TO ASTONISH GROUP:
The super high grade (9.6 and higher) Tales to Astonish Run is the highlight of the auction. Every book is a 9.6 or a 9.8 and there are a bunch of pedigree copies included (nearly half the run)! There are almost 20 CGC graded NM+ and higher issues between the Hulk's introduction in the title (Tales to Astonish #59) and issue #96. Many are the highest certified copy to date and most of the books have white or off-white to white pages. Here are the highlights:

Tales to Astonish 59 9.6
Tales to Astonish 60 9.6 (Highest Certified Copy)
Tales to Astonish 61 9.6 (Suscha News)
Tales to Astonish 63 9.6 (Circle 8)
Tales to Astonish 65 9.6
Tales to Astonish 67 9.6 (Twin Cities)
Tales to Astonish 68 9.6
Tales to Astonish 69 9.6
Tales to Astonish 70 9.6
Tales to Astonish 75 9.6 (Green River)
Tales to Astonish 78 9.6 (Highest Certified Copy)
Tales to Astonish 80 9.6 (Rocky Mountain) (Highest Certified Copy)
Tales to Astonish 82 9.6
Tales to Astonish 86 9.8
Tales to Astonish 89 9.8 (Mile High II)
Tales to Astonish 93 9.8 (Rocky Mountain) (Highest Certified Copy)
Tales to Astonish 94 9.8
Tales to Astonish 96 9.8

*GORGEOUS NM/M (9.8) SILVER & BRONZE AGE INCREDIBLE HULK RUN:
Every book in the run is a 9.8 save for a superb copy of Wolverine's first appearance in Incredible Hulk #181 and that is a 9.2! Almost every Hulk issue has white pages (78 out of 94) and the ones that do not have off-white to white. Almost every issue is the highest graded copy to date. Here are the highlights:

Incredible Hulk 107 9.8
Incredible Hulk 111 9.8
Incredible Hulk 116 9.8
Incredible Hulk 117 9.8
Incredible Hulk 122 9.8
Incredible Hulk 123 9.8
Incredible Hulk 126 9.8
Incredible Hulk 132 9.8
Incredible Hulk 136 9.8
Incredible Hulk 141 9.8
Incredible Hulk 147 9.8
Incredible Hulk 157 9.8
Incredible Hulk 159 9.8
Incredible Hulk 164 9.8
Incredible Hulk 171 9.8
Incredible Hulk 175 9.8
Incredible Hulk 181 9.2
Incredible Hulk 182 9.8
Incredible Hulk 185 9.8
Incredible Hulk 196 9.8
Incredible Hulk 200 9.8
Incredible Hulk 202 9.8
Incredible Hulk 206 9.8
Incredible Hulk 250 9.8
Incredible Hulk 271 9.8
Incredible Hulk 340 9.8
Incredible Hulk Annual 6 9.8

*BRAND NEW HIGH GRADE GOLDEN & SILVER AGE CONSIGNMENT (MARVELS & DC'S):
The brand new, CGC certified high grade consignment of Golden and Silver Age books comes from a collection out of Washington State. Titles include Action Comics, Amazing Spider-Man, Archie, Fantastic Four, Flash, Superman and more. Fantastic Four is well represented, with close to 20 issues and there are several high grade keys in the consignment. Here are the highlights:

Action Comics 64 9.0
Action Comics 69 9.2
Amazing Spider-Man 17 8.5
Amazing Spider-Man 37 8.5
Amazing Spider-Man 38 9.0
Amazing Spider-Man 122 9.6
Archie 3 7.0
Archie 16 9.0
Archie 37 8.5
Avengers 5 9.4
Avengers 11 8.5
Avengers 53 9.0
Brave and the Bold 54 9.2
Daredevil 1 8.0
Fantastic Four 17 8.0
Fantastic Four 21 9.2
Fantastic Four 25 8.5
Fantastic Four 30 9.4
Fantastic Four 32 9.6
Fantastic Four 35 9.6
Fantastic Four 43 9.6
Fantastic Four 44 9.4
Fantastic Four 49 8.0
Fantastic Four 53 9.4
Fantastic Four 56 9.6
Fantastic Four 60 9.4
Fantastic Four 65 9.6
Fantastic Four 75 9.6
Fantastic Four 79 9.6
Fantastic Four 122 9.8
Fantastic Four Annual 1 8.5
Flash 129 9.6
Flash 137 9.6
Giant-Size X-Men 1 9.0
Incredible Hulk 181 9.2
Marvel Super-Heroes 12 9.4
Sgt. Fury 13 9.0
Silver Surfer 1 8.5
Silver Surfer 1 8.0
Superman 31 8.5
Superman 43 8.5
Superman 45 8.0
Superman 77 9.0
Tales of Suspense 61 9.4
Tales of Suspense 98 9.6
X-Men 24 9.4

If you have any questions or comments about the the June 9.8/9.6 Astonishing Hulk Auction, please contact Mr. Schmell at (561) 422-1120 (office) or (561) 596-9111 (cell) or at DougSchmell@pedigreecomics.com. For any financial related and consignment payment questions, please contact their CFO, Lisa Shapiro, at LisaJoy@pedigreecomics.com and for any technical related questions or concerns, please contact their Web Master at WebDesigner@pedigreecomics.com.