They may just be paper and ink, but comic books can prove to be rather lucrative assets for the investor willing to take a risk. Many are now outperforming the price of gold, while some have increased in value from a matter of pennies upon publication to millions of dollars today.

But which ones will make you Marvel at your portfolio’s performance? Will Superman make you super-rich? Or will an original Batman give you a bank balance comparable to Bruce Wayne’s? Find out with Gocompare’s Comic Gains. Excelsior!

The average increase in value, for each publisher, over the top 50 comic books sampled

The average increase in value, for each character, over the top 50 comic books sampled

Information & Sources

All the information gathered since 2008

Special thanks go to Duncan McAlpine from comicpriceguide.co.uk for helping us to compile the list of comics featured, and for providing us with valuation data and trivia for each of the featured comics. Thanks Duncan!

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