NOTE: We use eBay to provide references to live prices of comic books. Clicking a text link or image marked ‘Check live prices’ will take you to eBay.

Value of Adventure Comics #1-100
(New Comics #1-11, New Adventure #12-31)

Value of Key Issue DC Adventure Comics

The early history of this classic Golden Age series is a little complicated.

Adventure first appeared in 1935, under the title New Comics.

National Allied Publications, one of the companies that eventually merged into DC, created it as a humor series.

With issue #12, the name was changed to New Adventure, and with that name change came a format change, moving towards serious adventure.

By the time that issue #32 came around in November, 1938, the title was shortened to Adventure.

In issue #40, superheroes began to appear, and would dominate the title until 1972, when Adventure became a fantasy/supernatural anthology series.

Superheroes returned only a few issues later, although usually the title featured more "off the beaten path" heroes. It was eventually canceled in 1983.

Key Character Appearances in Adventure Comics

Over the years, Adventure would be home to:

and numerous others would grace its pages. 

Many of the issues produced over the 48-year run of Adventure would go on to become very desirable to collectors.

Particularly the Golden Age issues that feature the first appearances of superheroes.

Value of Key Issue DC Adventure Comics

The early history of this classic Golden Age series is a little complicated.

Adventure first appeared in 1935, under the title New Comics.

National Allied Publications, one of the companies that eventually merged into DC, created it as a humor series.

With issue #12, the name was changed to New Adventure, and with that name change came a format change, moving towards serious adventure.

By the time that issue #32 came around in November, 1938, the title was shortened to Adventure.

In issue #40, superheroes began to appear, and would dominate the title until 1972, when Adventure became a fantasy/supernatural anthology series.

Superheroes returned only a few issues later, although usually the title featured more "off the beaten path" heroes. It was eventually canceled in 1983.

In issue #40, superheroes began to appear, and would dominate the title until 1972, when Adventure became a fantasy/supernatural anthology series.

Superheroes returned only a few issues later, although usually the title featured more "off the beaten path" heroes. It was eventually canceled in 1983.

and numerous others would grace its pages. 

Many of the issues produced over the 48-year run of Adventure would go on to become very desirable to collectors.

Particularly the Golden Age issues that feature the first appearances of superheroes.

Over the years, Adventure would be home to:

Adventure #103: Superboy Takes Over

Adventure Comics #103: Superboy Takes Over. Click for values

Record sale: $8,000

Minimum price (poor but complete shape): $150

Check values here | Have yours appraised for free

With Adventure #103 in 1946, Superboy takes over Adventure Comics.

Young Clark Kent's adventures would remain the lead feature in this title for a whopping 277 issues (a 23-year run). 

Superboy needs no introduction, and Adventure #103 was not his first appearance, but it began a very long tenure that should help to explain the high value of this comic.

Adventure #210: First Appearance of Krypto the Super-Dog

Adventure #210: First Appearance of Krypto the Super-Dog. Click for value

Record sale: $16,800

Minimum price: $250

Check values here | Have yours appraised for free

Some ideas are best left on the drawing board. Krypto the Super-Dog is one such idea.

DC Comics had a habit of coming up with hokey content, and it only got worse in the 1960s, just as Marvel got their act together and started making heroes with realism.

Adventure Comics #229: First True Appearance of Aquaman in the Silver Age

Adventure Comics #229: First True Appearance of Aquaman in the Silver Age. Click for values

Record sale: $650

Minimum price (poor but complete shape): $30

Check values here | Have yours appraised for free

This book is the TRUE first Silver Age appearance of Aquaman. It was published in the same month as Showcase #4, the book which most pundits agree began the Silver Age.

It predates Showcase #30 by two years.

Adventure Comics #247: First Appearance of The Legion of Super Heroes

Adventure Comics #247 (1st Legion of Superheroes) is on our 100 Hot Comics you must invest in. Click to read more!Adventure Comics #247 (1st Legion of Superheroes) is on our 100 Hot Comics you must invest in. Click to read more!
Adventure Comics #247: First Appearance of The Legion of Super Heroes. Click for values

Record sale: $19,200

Minimum price (poor but complete shape): $300

Check values here | Have yours appraised for free

Perhaps the most valuable of the Silver Age issues is Adventure #247, from April of 1958, which features the introduction of the Legion of Superheroes.

Only three Legionnaires appear: Cosmic Boy, Lightning Boy, and Saturn Girl.

There are 269 copies certified by CGC, but this book seldom comes up for sale.

Adventure #256: Origin of Green Arrow by Kirby. Click for values

Adventure #256: Origin of Green Arrow

Record sale: $1,500

Minimum price: $20

Check values here | Have yours appraised

Adventure #260: Origin of Aquaman. Click for values

Adventure #260: Origin of Aquaman

Record sale: $6,400

Minimum price: $50

Check values here | Have yours appraised

Adventure #267: 2nd Appearance of the Legion of Super-Heroes. Click for values

Adventure #267: 2nd Appearance of the Legion of Super-Heroes

Record sale: $7,200

Minimum price: $40

Check values here | Have yours appraised

Adventure #269: First Appearance of Aqualad. Click for values

Adventure #269: First Appearance of Aqualad

Record sale: $2,500

Minimum price: $20

Check values here | Have yours appraised

Adventure #271: Origin of Lex Luthor Retold. Click for values

Adventure #271: Origin of Lex Luthor Retold

Record sale: $1,900

Minimum price: $10

Check values here | Have yours appraised

Adventure #283: First Appearance of General Zod and Dr. Xadu. First Appearance of the Phantom Zone. Click for values

Adventure #283: First Appearance of General Zod and Dr. Xadu. First Appearance of the Phantom Zone

Record sale: $2,400

Minimum price: $50

Check values here | Have yours appraised

Adventure #300: Legion of Super-Heroes Takes Over

Adventure #300: Legion of Super-Heroes Takes Over Adventure Comics. Click for values

Record sale: $4,500

Minimum price (poor but complete shape): $20

Check values here | Have yours appraised for free

With Adventure #300, the Legion would become a regular second feature in Adventure, and would sport a very large and rotating roster of heroes. 

Adventure #462: Death of Earth Two Batman

Adventure #462: Death of Earth Two Batman

Record sale: $350

Minimum price (poor but complete shape): $1

Check values here | Have yours appraised for free

It began life in 1935 as New Comics for issues #1-11. These are quite rare comic books and seldom turn up in good condition.

Issue #12 was changed to New Adventure Comics. It continued this way until issue #32, when the word "New" was dropped.

Some of the New Adventure issues are considered the rarest of all DC Comics.

Value of New Comics #1 to #11

New Comics #1. Click for values.

New Comics #1

Record Sale: $15,535
Minimum Value: $150

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Comics #2. Click for values.

New Comics #2

Record Sale: $3,107
Minimum Value: $150

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Comics #3. Click for values.

New Comics #3

Record Sale: $1,050
Minimum Value: $125

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Comics #4. Click for values.

New Comics #4

Record Sale: $5,515
Minimum Value: $250

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Comics #5. Click for values.

New Comics #5

Record Sale: $2,390
Minimum Value: $450

Check Live Prices | Have Yours Appraised

New Comics #6. Click for values.

New Comics #6

Record Sale: $3,585
Minimum Value: $175

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Comics #7. Click for values.

New Comics #7

Record Sale: $3,377
Minimum Value: $100

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Comics #8. Click for values.

New Comics #8

Record Sale: $3,300
Minimum Value: $100

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Comics #9. Click for values.

New Comics #9

Record Sale: $1,315
Minimum Value: $125

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Comics #10. Click for values.

New Comics #10

Record Sale: $3,734
Minimum Value: $75

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Comics #11. Click for values.

New Comics #11

Record Sale: $3,585
Minimum Value: $90

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Value of New Adventure Comics #12 through #31

New Adventure Comics #12. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #12

Record Sale: $2,400
Minimum Value: $175

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #13. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #13

Record Sale: $5,139
Minimum Value: $250

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #14. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #14

Record Sale: $5,060
Minimum Value: $225

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #15. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #15

Record Sale: $1,861
Minimum Value: $300

Check Live Prices | Have Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #16. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #16

Record Sale: $3,572
Minimum Value: $95

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #17. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #17

Record Sale: $1,425
Minimum Value: $250

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #18. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #18

Record Sale: $3,910
Minimum Value: $110

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #19. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #19

Record Sale: $6,038
Minimum Value: $50

Check Live Prices Have Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #20. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #20

Record Sale: $7,188
Minimum Value: $180

Check Live Prices | Have Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #21. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #21

Record Sale: $5,079
Minimum Value: $75

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #22. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #22

Record Sale: $2,151
Minimum Value: $115

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #23. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #23

Record Sale: $1,673
Minimum Value: $220

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #24. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #24

Record Sale: $1,320
Minimum Value: $150

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #25. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #25

Record Sale: $1,434
Minimum Value: $1

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #26. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #26

Record Sale: $10,384
Minimum Value: $750

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

It should be mentioned that any Golden Age comic is generally very desirable to collectors, and even the "pre-superhero" era of Adventure proves that true.

A copy of New Adventure #26, from 1938, and still bearing the transitional title, New Adventure, is very hard to price because copies are extremely scarce.

This issue appeared a month before Action Comics #1, and featured an ad for Action #1. It was one of the first times an image of Superman would be seen in print. 

New Adventure Comics #27. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #27

Record Sale: $17,750
Minimum Value: $160

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #28. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #28

Record Sale: $2,200
Minimum Value: $500

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #29. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #29

Record Sale: $8,365
Minimum Value: $250

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #30. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #30

Record Sale: $4,183
Minimum Value: $55

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

New Adventure Comics #31. Click for values.

New Adventure Comics #31

Record Sale: $5,975
Minimum Value: $50

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Value of Adventure Comics #32 to #100

Adventure Comics #32. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #32

Record Sale: $9,500
Minimum Value: $100

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #33. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #33

Record Sale: $6,573
Minimum Value: $200

Check Live Prices | Have Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #34. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #34

Record Sale: $7,170
Minimum Value: $300

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #35. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #35

Record Sale: $6,573
Minimum Value: $25

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #36. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #36

Record Sale: $9,261
Minimum Value: $450

Check Live Prices Have Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #37. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #37

Record Sale: $3,960
Minimum Value: $100

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #38. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #38

Record Sale: $2,243
Minimum Value: $100

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #39. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #39

Record Sale: $6,573
Minimum Value: $200

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #40. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #40
1st Sandman comic story

Record Sale: $55,200
Minimum Value: $25

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

The issue of Adventure that launched the superhero era in that title is one of the rarest of all key issue DC Comics.

There are, in fact, so few copies of issue #40 around that there has never been a copy above CGC 8.0 up for auction. CGC has only graded 22 unrestored copies in any condition.

Issue #40 of Adventure features Wesley Dodds, aka The Sandman, in a story called The Tarantula Strikes.

Adventure Comics #41. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #41

Record Sale: $15,535
Minimum Value: $150

Check Live Prices | Have Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #42. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #42

Record Sale: $30,500
Minimum Value: $225

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #43. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #43

Record Sale: $8,280
Minimum Value: $60

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #44. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #44

Record Sale: $9,488
Minimum Value: $115

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #45. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #45

Record Sale: $18,450
Minimum Value: $85

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #46. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #46

Record Sale: $4,800
Minimum Value: $100

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #47. Click for values

Adventure Comics #47

Record Sale: $19,120
Minimum Value: $75

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #48. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #48
1st appearance of Hourman

Record Sale: $54,625
Minimum Value: $140

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure #48 features the origin of Hourman, and is a scarce and valuable issue of this title.

There is also a Sandman story, but it is the Hourman origin that gives this issue its collector appeal, along with its rarity.

This is a very rare comic book, with just 20 graded by CGC.

Adventure Comics #49. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #49

Record Sale: $8,000
Minimum Value: $30

Check Live Prices | Have Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #50. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #50

Record Sale: $7,188
Minimum Value: $70

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #51. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #51

Record Sale: $14,938
Minimum Value: $90

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #52. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #52

Record Sale: $10,755
Minimum Value: $75

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #53. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #53

Record Sale: $5,378
Minimum Value: $50

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #54. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #54

Record Sale: $5,975
Minimum Value: $90

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #55. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #55

Record Sale: $16,730
Minimum Value: $40

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #56. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #56

Record Sale: $11,353
Minimum Value: $40

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #57. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #57

Record Sale: $5,975
Minimum Value: $75

Check Live Prices | Have Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #58. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #58

Record Sale: $2,629
Minimum Value: $50

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #59. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #59

Record Sale: $6,573
Minimum Value: $100

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #60. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #60

Record Sale: $13,145
Minimum Value: $100

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #61. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #61
1st appearance of Starman

Record Sale: $10,925
Minimum Value: $240

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Another rare first appearance comic, with just 27 unrestored copies graded by CGC.

Adventure Comics #62. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #62

Record Sale: $9,560
Minimum Value: $50

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #63. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #63

Record Sale: $5,378
Minimum Value: $80

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #64. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #64

Record Sale: $3,105
Minimum Value: $80

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #65. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #65

Record Sale: $9,100
Minimum Value: $90

Check Live Prices | Have Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #66. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #66

Record Sale: $8,251
Minimum Value: $45

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #67. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #67

Record Sale: $13,145
Minimum Value: $70

Check Live Prices Have Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #68. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #68

Record Sale: $3,734
Minimum Value: $110

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #69. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #69

Record Sale: $4,661
Minimum Value: $35

Check Live Prices Have Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #70. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #70

Record Sale: $5,826
Minimum Value: $60

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #71. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #71

Record Sale: $5,378
Minimum Value: $30

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #72. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #72

Record Sale: $34,500
Minimum Value: $180

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #73. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #73
Origin of Manhunter

Record Sale: $20,913
Minimum Value: $130

Check Live Prices | Have Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #74. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #74

Record Sale: $8,750
Minimum Value: $35

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #75. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #75

Record Sale: $3,900
Minimum Value: $75

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #76. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #76

Record Sale: $4,780
Minimum Value: $50

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #77. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #77

Record Sale: $10,205
Minimum Value: $80

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #78. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #78

Record Sale: $7,600
Minimum Value: $80

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #79. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #79

Record Sale: $21,850

Minimum Value: $40

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #80. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #80

Record Sale: $8,913
Minimum Value: $70

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #81. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #81

Record Sale: $2,749
Minimum Value: $65

Check Live Prices | Have Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #82. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #82

Record Sale: $3,824
Minimum Value: $60

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #83. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #83

Record Sale: $3,346
Minimum Value: $45

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #84. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #84

Record Sale: $1,500
Minimum Value: $50

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #85. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #85

Record Sale: $3,800
Minimum Value: $25

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #86. Click for values

Adventure Comics #86

Record Sale: $7,768
Minimum Value: $30

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #87. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #87

Record Sale: $9,560
Minimum Value: $75

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #88. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #88

Record Sale: $5,200
Minimum Value: $90

Check Live Prices | Have Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #89. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #89

Record Sale: $4,200
Minimum Value: $1

Check Live Prices | Have Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #90. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #90

Record Sale: $4,025
Minimum Value: $80

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #91. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #91

Record Sale: $4,000
Minimum Value: $60

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #92. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #92

Record Sale: $4,481
Minimum Value: $35

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #93. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #93

Record Sale: $2,390
Minimum Value: $30

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #94. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #94

Record Sale: $3,346
Minimum Value: $1

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #95. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #95

Record Sale: $5,257
Minimum Value: $35

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #96. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #96

Record Sale: $6,250
Minimum Value: $1

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #97. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #97

Record Sale: $6,038
Minimum Value: $1

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #98. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #98

Record Sale: $1,800
Minimum Value: $40

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #99. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #99

Record Sale: $1,150
Minimum Value: $35

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Adventure Comics #100. Click for values.

Adventure Comics #100

Record Sale: $6,000
Minimum Value: $35

Check Live PricesHave Yours Appraised

Later Key Issue Adventure Comics

Adventure #103: Superboy Takes Over

Adventure Comics #103: Superboy Takes Over. Click for values

Adventure Comics #103

Record sale: $8,000
Minimum price: $100

Check values here | Have yours appraised for free

With Adventure #103 in 1946, Superboy takes over Adventure Comics.

Young Clark Kent's adventures would remain the lead feature in this title for a whopping 277 issues (a 23-year run). 

Superboy needs no introduction, and Adventure #103 was not his first appearance, but it began a very long tenure that should help to explain the high value of this comic.

Adventure #210: First Appearance of Krypto the Super-Dog

Adventure #210: First Appearance of Krypto the Super-Dog. Click for value

Adventure Comics #210
1st Krypto the Super-Dog

Record sale: $16,800
Minimum price: $250

Check values here | Have yours appraised for free

Some ideas are best left on the drawing board. Krypto the Super-Dog is one such idea.

DC Comics had a habit of coming up with hokey content, and it only got worse in the 1960s, just as Marvel got their act together and started making heroes with realism.

Adventure Comics #229: First True Appearance of Aquaman in the Silver Age

Adventure Comics #229: First True Appearance of Aquaman in the Silver Age. Click for values

Adventure #229
1st Silver Age Aquaman

Record sale: $650
Minimum price: $30

Check values here | Have yours appraised for free

This book is the TRUE first Silver Age appearance of Aquaman. It was published in the same month as Showcase #4, the book which most pundits agree began the Silver Age.

It predates Showcase #30 by two years.

Adventure Comics #247: First Appearance of The Legion of Super Heroes

Adventure Comics #247 (1st Legion of Superheroes) is on our 100 Hot Comics you must invest in. Click to read more!Adventure Comics #247 (1st Legion of Superheroes) is on our 100 Hot Comics you must invest in. Click to read more!
Adventure Comics #247: First Appearance of The Legion of Super Heroes. Click for values

Adventure Comics #247
1st Legion of Super-Heroes

Record sale: $19,200
Minimum price: $300

Check values here | Have yours appraised for free

Perhaps the most valuable of the Silver Age issues is Adventure #247, from April of 1958, which features the introduction of the Legion of Superheroes.

Only three Legionnaires appear: Cosmic Boy, Lightning Boy, and Saturn Girl.

There are 269 copies certified by CGC, but this book seldom comes up for sale.

Later Key Issues of Adventure

Adventure #256: Origin of Green Arrow by Kirby. Click for values

Adventure #256
Origin of Green Arrow

Record sale: $1,500
Minimum price: $20

Check values here | Have yours appraised

Adventure #260: Origin of Aquaman. Click for values

Adventure #260
Origin of Aquaman

Record sale: $6,400
Minimum price: $50

Check values here | Have yours appraised

Adventure #267: 2nd Appearance of the Legion of Super-Heroes. Click for values

Adventure #267
2nd Appearance of the Legion of Super-Heroes

Record sale: $7,200
Minimum price: $40

Check values here | Have yours appraised

Adventure #269: First Appearance of Aqualad. Click for values

Adventure #269
First Appearance of Aqualad

Record sale: $2,500
Minimum price: $20

Check values here | Have yours appraised

Adventure #271: Origin of Lex Luthor Retold. Click for values

Adventure #271
Origin of Lex Luthor Retold

Record sale: $1,900
Minimum price: $10

Check values here | Have yours appraised

Adventure #283: First Appearance of General Zod and Dr. Xadu. First Appearance of the Phantom Zone. Click for values

Adventure #283
First Appearance of 
the Phantom Zone, General Zod and Dr. Xadu

Record sale: $2,400
Minimum price: $50

Check values here | Have yours appraised

Adventure #300: Legion of Super-Heroes Takes Over

Adventure #300: Legion of Super-Heroes Takes Over Adventure Comics. Click for values

Adventure #300

Record sale: $4,500
Minimum price: $20

Check values here | Have yours appraised for free

With Adventure #300, the Legion would become a regular second feature in Adventure, and would sport a very large and rotating roster of heroes. 

Adventure #462: Death of Earth Two Batman

Adventure #462: Death of Earth Two Batman

Adventure #462
Death of Earth II Batman

Record sale: $350
Minimum price: $1

Check values here | Have yours appraised for free

If you have any of the above comic books, then request a FREE appraisal.

We also make immediate cash offers to purchase comic books.


Click Here to Get Your Free Appraisal!

More of our Comic Price Guides

Other DC Comics Characters in Adventure Comics

Other DC Comics Characters in Adventure Comics
See values of Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, Superman, Batman and more from Golden Age onwards.

Read More >

Superboy Comic Book Price Guide

Superboy Comic Book Price Guide
See values of Superboy comics, including his first appearance, Adventure Comics and more.

Read More >

Most Valuable Comic Books of All Time

Most Valuable Comic Books of All Time
See the Top 100 all-time highest sale prices for comic books, including Action #1.

Read More >

Value of Rare Comic Books

Value of Rare Comic Books
If you come across any of these comics, then you have a pay day coming! See record sales here.

Read More >

Get a FREE Online Comic Book Appraial of your Adventure Comics from Sell My Comic Books!