eBay’s Comic Book Superhero Auction Event

About The Promotion:Beginning April 30th eBay will be running a special promotion to showcase Comic Books within the collectibles category. Auction items will be featured at this eBay storefront beginning April 23rd with bidding starting April 30th. This event is timed to run alongside the box office premiere of Iron Man 2 starring Robert Downey Jr. The ‘Comic Book Superhero Auction Event’ starts next Friday and runs through Sunday May 9th, 2010. During this event several rare and collectible comic related items will be featured on eBay including vintage comic books, signed prints and memorabilia, specially designed artwork by well known industry figures and more. Items valued at <$1,000 will start at $0.99 and items valued at ≥$1,000 will start at $99.99.

Featured Artists: One of the featured eBay sellers that will be participating will be Albert Moy, a well respected figure in the Comics industry.

Available Items: The following list represents many of the items that will be posted during the ‘Comic Book Superhero Auction Event’. Keep in mind that additional items may be added to this promotion.

eBay Comics Auction Item / Category John Cassaday Captain America Reborn #4 Cover / Original Art Don Heck Golden Age Iron Man Splash Page / Original Art John Romita Jr. Iron Man Cover / Original Art James Jean Fables #69 Cover / Original Art Ed Benes Birds of Prey #1 Cover / Original Art Ed Benes Birds of Prey #2 Cover / Original Art Lan Medina Iron Man and Captain America Pin-up / Original Art Mico Suayan Thor #609 Cover / Original Art Mico Suayan Thor #611 Cover / Original Art Mico Suayan Thor #612 Cover / Original Art Mico Suayan Rage of Thor Cover / Original Art Ed Benes Wonder Woman Licensing Art / Original Art Ed Benes Superman Licensing Art / Original Art Ed Benes Flash Licensing Art / Original Art Ed Benes Firestorm Licensing Art / Original Art Mariah Benes Zatanna Pin-up / Original Art Joe Linsner Iron Man / Original Art The Avengers #1 CGC 6.5 OW - 1963 / Comic Books Thor #126 CGC 9.4 White - 1966 / Comic Books Thor #126 CGC 6.5 OW - 1966 / Comic Books Iron Man #1 CGC 9.2 White - 1968 / Comic Books Iron Man #1 CGC 9.0 OW - 1968 / Comic Books Iron Man #9 CGC 8.5 OWW - 1969 / Comic Books Iron Man #40 CGC 9.6 OWW - 1971 / Comic Books Captain America #100 CGC 9.4 OWW - 1968 /Comic Books Captain America #100 CGC 7.5 Stan Lee & Joe Simon Sigs / Comic Books Captain America #102 CGC 9.4 Stan Lee & Joe Simon Sigs / Comic Books John Romita Jr. Signed Amazing Spider-Man #1 CGC 9.8 W / Comic Books Iron Man vs. Whiplash #1 CGC 9.8 W w/ Mickey Rourke Sig / Comic Books Siege #1 Joe Quesada 1:300 Sketch Variant / Comic Books Siege #2 Joe Quesada 1:200 Color Variant / Comic Books Siege #3 Joe Quesada 1:200 Sketch Variant / Comic Books Marvel Bronze Age 1,900+ Lot F/VF / Runs & Collections Marvel Silver Age 2,200+ Lot w/ AF #15 G/VG / Runs & Collections Uncanny X-Men 304 Comic Run John Byrne / Runs & Collections Daredevil 399 Comic Run Frank Miller / Runs & Collections Wolverine 571 Comic Run Frank Miller / Runs & Collections Avengers 546 Comic Run Iron Man / Runs & Collections Iron Man 927 Book Run Silver Age to Now / Runs & Collections Iron Man #20-24 12 Comic Books with Variants / Runs & Collections Marvel Masterworks Iron Man Hardcover Set Vols. #1-6 / Runs & Collections Captain America Reborn #1-6 Variant Set / Runs & Collections Kick-Ass Run #1-8 Complete First Print Set / Runs & Collections Iron Man Mark III Helmet Prop Replica / Collectibles Iron Man Movie Arc Reactor Prop Replica / Collectibles Avengers #200 + Classic Marvel Figurine Set of 10 / Collectibles Classic Marvel Figurine Set Spider-Man & Venom / Collectibles Classic Marvel Figurine Set Iron Man & War Machine / Collectibles

Promotion Options: You can use the Link Generator Tool with the Custom URL or Item ID options to link directly to sale items. If you have room for graphics configure your Custom Banner Tool with the ‘advanced options’ and enter eBay Seller ID: comicsauction. You may also rewrite or use these important auction highlights to spur interest with your movie, collectibles, or comics audiences:

  • Timing: Friday, April 30, 2010 – Sunday, May 9, 2010
  • Auction link: : http://stores.ebay.com/comicsauction (will be live April 23rd with bidding starting April 30th)
  • Features rare and collectible comic-related merchandise (vintage comic books, original artwork by popular and classic artists, signed memorabilia, etc.)
  • Approximately 50 items will be featured in these auctions
  • Coincides with the premiere of the movie Iron Man 2 starring Robert Downey Jr.
  • Most items have never been offered at such a low starting price and have never before been offered on eBay
  • Bidding starts at $0.99 (items valued <$1,000) or $99.99 (items valued ≥$1,000)
  • All items are available as auctions with free shipping and no reserve

Thanks for promoting this important Comic Book Superhero Auction Event! Feel free to address any questions to the contact seller link on the eBay Auction page.

Happy Promoting! The eBay Partner Network Team