The First Appearance Of Wolverine In 'The Incredible Hulk #181' Sells For $150,000

The First Appearance Of Wolverine In 'The Incredible Hulk #181' Sells For $150,000

This issue of 'The Incredible Hulk' that features the first ever appearance of Wolverine has recently sold for $150,000 online...

A couple days ago we got news that the 'Amazing Fantasy #15' comic-book sold for $1.1 million and now one of, if not the best known issue of 'The Incredible Hulk' has sold for $150,000 on comiclink.com

This particular issue features the first ever appearance Wolverine.

ComicLink Sells Incredible Hulk #181 CGC 9.9 For $150,000

A Bronze Age comic has broken the six-figure ceiling with the single highest CGC graded example of Incredible Hulk #181, Wolverine’s first full appearance, changing hands on ComicLink for $150,000. This lone 9.9 has long been estimated to be the single most valuable comic book of the 1970s, but it had never changed hands publicly until this sale a few weeks ago. This number sets a new standard for high grade comics from the Bronze Age and clearly demonstrates the popularity of Wolverine amongst collectors.

“It is a rare event when the single highest certified example of a comic as important as Incredible Hulk #181 changes hands,” says ComicLink President Josh Nathanson. “This singular 9.9 has long been tucked away in a private collection, largely hidden away from public view. The sale of this book is not only a great example of the strength of the market for top graded keys, but also an incredible acquisition for the new owner! Think of the bragging rights!”


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