The Avengers #1 ($275,000)
The first of many first issues on our list, The Avengers issue #1, written by Stan Lee and penciled by Jack Kirby, puts a list of then Marvel favorite characters, Ant-Man, Wasp, Hulk, Iron Man and Thor together as The Avengers for the first time. The first edition prints of The Avengers #1, first sold on September 10th, 1963, for 12¢. It wasn't for some years later, after the "silver age" of comics had come and gone that the issue would bring in the money to place it on our list. On July, 26th, 2012, a grade 9.6 copy sold for an astounding $275,000 through Heritage Auctions.