Old comic books - Classics at your fingertips!

Searching through our auctions, you can easily notice that we stock both contemporary and classic comic books. While these newer stories and contemporary authors may be better known amongst younger users of our site, many people would probably like to learn a little more about classic comics. And that’s where we come in with answers to your questions about old comic books!


Why read old comic books?

Classic editions of comic books are quite a treat, not only for comic book fans and amateurs. They are also invaluable pieces for collectors. Some people pay vast sums of money for original editions of old comic books (old comic books). For this reason, auctions, where such copies are put up, are often very popular and eagerly watched.

Classics of the genre… or Star Wars comic books

An example of one of the most popular titles is Star Wars comic books. Did you know that this series began to be published in 1977 and includes as many as hundreds of issues?

Initially, the Star Wars comic books series was published by the Marvel Comics publishing house. This was between 1977 and 1987, and during this period, comic books were the most coveted by collectors around the world.

The next part of the series had already been published by Dark Horse Comics between 1991 and 2014, after which the series returned under the wings of the Marvel Comics publishing house (from 2015). After two years, it went to IDW Publishing (2017-2022) and then again to Dark Horse Comics (from 2022 to the present).

As you can see, it has been an intricate path for the classic comic book series about beloved Star Wars characters such as Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, the affable Chewbacca, Han Solo, and the mysterious Master Yoda – and many others. There are so many heroes that it’s impossible to list them all in one breath, and the best way to get to know them is simply to get acquainted with the series of these old comic books.


What classic comic books can you find with us?

At CBSI Auctions, you will find many interesting titles belonging to the genre’s classics – including original editions of the Star Wars comic book series. If you want to stay up to date, we recommend you keep an eye on our auctions, follow them, and monitor the ever-emerging new offerings. If you’re after a particular title – write to us, and we will try to find it for you!

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