ComicConnect is an auction website specialising in the sale of collectible comic books.
Foundation and ownership
The company was founded in 2007 by Stephen Fishler, the owner of the website.
It is the sister company of Metropolis Collectibles.
Expertise and services
The website asserts that it provides an easier and cheaper alternative to selling comic books through eBay.
One of its key commitments is its ‘no fee’ policy, allowing sellers to get a fair price for their items.
It has a reputable and experienced team, state-of-the-art online auction model
ComicConnect provides free appraisals and a grading service for clients, using the famous, industry standard 10 point scale created by Fishler.
A rare copy of Captain America Comics #1 from December 1941 sold for $343,000 in August 2011, a record for a Captain America Comics #1. The CGC 9.2-rated comic features Captain America punching Adolf Hitler.
In March 2011 ComicConnect announced the sale of a near mint copy of Amazing Fantasy #15 for $1.1m.
In 2010, ComicConnect sold an 8.5-graded copy of Action Comics #1 (Superman’s debut) for $1.5m, a world record price for a comic book.