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Showcase #17 (November-December 1958) Value & Price Guide

Showcase #17
PublisherDC Comics
ArtistGil Kane

What's Showcase #17 worth in 2020?

The record sale was $9,560 in 2009 for a CGC VF/NM 9.0 grade. A FN 6.0 went for $448 in 2006, then climbed up to $3,500. The GD 2.0 went for $97 in 2002, and currently sells for $310.

Why is this comic book valuable?

This issue is the origin and first appearance of Adam Strange, who eventually stars in "Mystery in Space." In this issue, after Adam Strange is zapped by an energy ray, the Zeta-Beam, he is instantly teleported through space to another planet. While Adam Strange is trapped on the planet, he meets the scientist Sardath and his daugther, Alanna (first appearance).

Price Guide Report

GD 2.0 VG 4.0 FN 6.0 VF 8.0 NM 9.4 RECORD SALE!
$375 $750 $1,700 $4,000 $15,000 $9,560

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