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Thing (#1-36) Price Guide 2020


Canadian Price Variant Price Guide 2020 Values
From: The 2020 CPV Price Guide for 1980's Canadian Price Variants (Type 1A) by Bill Alexander, Paul Clairmont, Walter Durajlija, Jay Halstead, Jon McClure, Benjamin Nobel, Conan Saunders, Doug Sulipa, and Angelo Virone  [ introduction, table of contents, all titles, other price guide editions ]
Thing — 2020 Price Guide Values #1-36
Issue Direct Edition Value CPV
Cover Price
Type 1A Canadian Price Variant Value CGC-Confirmed
Guide A
(NM)
Guide B
(NM-)
9.2
NM-
9.0
VF/NM
8.0
VF
6.0
FN
4.0
VG
2.0
GD
#1Top 100 CPVs Thing 1 Canadian Price Variant picture$9$32 $0.75 $65 $49 $39 $27 $18 $
 Marvel, 7/1983  Origin of Thing (Ben Grimm); Origin of the Fantastic Four
#72 in this year's Top 100.
Angelo notes: During the summer of 2018, a CGC 9.8 sold for $450 and a CGC 9.6 sold for $175. Beautiful cover by an artist that needs no introduction.
Doug notes: JOHN BYRNE cover art & story; ORIGIN and LIFE HISTORY of BEN GRIMM, from Yancy Street Gang Days, College Football Days, First Meeting with Reed Richards & the Rocket that Made him into the THING of the Fantastic Four
 
#2 Thing 2 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$6 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 8/1983   
#3 Thing 3 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$6 $0.75 $12 $10 $8 $6 $4 $
 Marvel, 9/1983  Doug notes: Inhumans-c/s; BYRNE-s;  
#4 Thing 4 Canadian Price Variant picture$1$6 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 10/1983   
#5 Thing 5 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$6 $0.75 $12 $10 $8 $6 $4 $
 Marvel, 11/1983  Doug notes: Wonder Man, She-Hulk & Spider-Man-c/s;  
#6 Thing 6 Canadian Price Variant picture$3$5 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 12/1983  Versus Puppet Master; All-black issue  
#7 Thing 7 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$5 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 1/1984   
#8 Thing 8 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$5 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 2/1984   
#9 Thing 9 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$5 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 3/1984   
#10 Thing 10 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$5 $0.75 $12 $10 $8 $6 $4 $
 Marvel, 4/1984  Doug notes: Torch & Fantastic Four-c/s;  
#11 Thing 11 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.75 $12 $10 $8 $6 $4 $
 Marvel, 5/1984  Doug notes: 1st Appearance of Rocky Grimm Space Ranger-c/s;  
#12 Thing 12 Canadian Price Variant picture$3$4 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 6/1984   
#13 Thing 13 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 7/1984   
#14 Thing 14 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 8/1984   
#15 Thing 15 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 9/1984   
#16 Thing 16 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 10/1984   
#17 Thing 17 Canadian Price Variant picture$3$4 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 11/1984   
#18 Thing 18 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 12/1984   
#19 Thing 19 Canadian Price Variant picture$3$4 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 1/1985   
#20 Thing 20 Canadian Price Variant picture$3$4 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 2/1985   
#21 Thing 21 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 3/1985   
#22 Thing 22 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.75 $12 $10 $8 $6 $4 $
 Marvel, 4/1985  Returns to Earth
Doug notes: Rocky Grimm Space Ranger-c/s;
 
#23 Thing 23 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.75 $12 $10 $8 $6 $4 $
 Marvel, 5/1985  Quits Fantastic Four  
#24 Thing 24 Canadian Price Variant picture$1$4 $0.75 $12
▲ $2
$10 $8 $6 $4 $
 Marvel, 6/1985  Death of Miracle Man; Versus Rhino
Doug notes: RHINO-c/s;
 
#25 Thing 25 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 7/1985   
#26 Thing 26 Canadian Price Variant picture$3$4 $0.75 $20 $18 $14 $10 $7 $
 Marvel, 8/1985  Doug notes: FIFTH Full appearance of the TASKMASTER-c/s;  
#27 Thing 27 Canadian Price Variant picture$7$4 $0.75 $12 $10 $8 $6 $4 $
 Marvel, 9/1985  1st Appearance of Sharon Ventura  
#28 Thing 28 Canadian Price Variant picture$4$4 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 10/1985  1st Appearance of Demolition Dunphy (later becomes D-Man)  
#29 Thing 29 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.75 $10 $8 $6 $4 $3 $
 Marvel, 11/1985   
#30 Thing 30 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.75 $12 $10 $8 $6 $4 $
 Marvel, 12/1985  Doug notes: Secret Wars-II; Beyoner-c/s;  
#31 Thing 31 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.75 $14 $12 $10 $7 $5 $
 Marvel, 1/1986  Doug notes: LOWER PRINT Run; Devil Dinosaur-c/s;  
#32 Thing 32 Canadian Price Variant picture$2$4 $0.95 $16 $14 $11 $8 $5 $
 Marvel, 2/1986  Doug notes: LOWER PRINT Run; Vance Astro of the Guardians of the Galaxy-c/s;  
#33 Thing 33 Canadian Price Variant picture$3$4 $0.95 $16 $14 $11 $8 $5 $
 Marvel, 3/1986  Death of Titania
Doug notes: LOWER PRINT Run;
 
#34 Thing 34 Canadian Price Variant picture$3$4 $0.95 $14 $12 $10 $7 $5 $
 Marvel, 4/1986  Death of The Sphinx
Doug notes: LOWER PRINT Run;
 
#35 Thing 35 Canadian Price Variant picture$7$4 $0.95 $30 $26 $21 $15 $10 $
 Marvel, 5/1986  1st Appearance of Ms. Marvel II (Sharon Ventura); Origin of Ms. Marvel II
Doug notes: LOWER PRINT Run;
 
#36 Thing 36 Canadian Price Variant picture$4$4 $0.95 $24 $21 $17 $12 $8 $
 Marvel, 6/1986  2nd appearance of Ms. Marvel (Sharen Ventura),; Final Issue; Continued in West Coast Avengers #10
Doug notes: LAST ISSUE; Scarcer LAST Canadian Price Variant in Title
 
Issue Guide A
(NM)
Guide B
(NM-)
CPV
Cover Price
9.2
NM-
9.0
VF/NM
8.0
VF
6.0
FN
4.0
VG
2.0
GD
CGC-Confirmed
Direct Edition Value Type 1A Canadian Price Variant Value
 
 = Stand-out value  
 
CGC census data for Canadian Price Variant and Regular comic books
Thing CGC Census Changes:
Issue # 8/21/2018
Census Count
8/27/2019
Census Count
Year over
year change
Regular Variant Regular Variant Regular Variant
1433951022+77+13
217--18--+1--
39--10--+1--
411--11------
512--12------
614--17--+3--
77--8--+1--
86--6------
96--7--+1--
105--7--+2--
117--9--+2--
1221--22--+1--
134--5--+1--
1412--13--+1--
1515--17--+2--
166--7--+1--
175--6--+1--
185--6--+1--
195--6--+1--
204--5--+1--
214--4------
223--5--+2--
234--4------
247--8--+1--
258--10--+2--
267--7------
274--6--+2--
281--4--+3--
294--7--+3--
306--13--+7--
314--4------
324--4------
334242----
341--1------
35321462+14+1
36121152+3+1
  Regular Variant Regular Variant Regular Variant
Title Totals:
% regular / % variant
709
~98%
13
~2%
844
~97%
28
~3%
 +135
  ~90% 
 +15
  ~10% 
CGC census data CPVs and regular bottom
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Thing (#1-36) Values 2020


From: The 2020 CPV Price Guide for 1980's Canadian Price Variants (Type 1A) by Bill Alexander, Paul Clairmont, Walter Durajlija, Jay Halstead, Jon McClure, Benjamin Nobel, Conan Saunders, Doug Sulipa, and Angelo Virone  [ introduction, table of contents, all titles, other price guide editions ]

Thing — 2020 Price Guide Values

Issue CPV
Cover
Price
CPV
Value
9.2
CGC-Confirmed
#1Top 100 CPVs Thing 1 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $65
 Marvel, 7/1983  Origin of Thing (Ben Grimm); Origin of the Fantastic Four
#72 in this year's Top 100.
Angelo notes: During the summer of 2018, a CGC 9.8 sold for $450 and a CGC 9.6 sold for $175. Beautiful cover by an artist that needs no introduction.
Doug notes: JOHN BYRNE cover art & story; ORIGIN and LIFE HISTORY of BEN GRIMM, from Yancy Street Gang Days, College Football Days, First Meeting with Reed Richards & the Rocket that Made him into the THING of the Fantastic Four
 
#2 Thing 2 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 8/1983   
#3 Thing 3 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $12
 Marvel, 9/1983  Doug notes: Inhumans-c/s; BYRNE-s;  
#4 Thing 4 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 10/1983   
#5 Thing 5 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $12
 Marvel, 11/1983  Doug notes: Wonder Man, She-Hulk & Spider-Man-c/s;  
#6 Thing 6 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 12/1983  Versus Puppet Master; All-black issue  
#7 Thing 7 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 1/1984   
#8 Thing 8 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 2/1984   
#9 Thing 9 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 3/1984   
#10 Thing 10 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $12
 Marvel, 4/1984  Doug notes: Torch & Fantastic Four-c/s;  
#11 Thing 11 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $12
 Marvel, 5/1984  Doug notes: 1st Appearance of Rocky Grimm Space Ranger-c/s;  
#12 Thing 12 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 6/1984   
#13 Thing 13 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 7/1984   
#14 Thing 14 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 8/1984   
#15 Thing 15 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 9/1984   
#16 Thing 16 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 10/1984   
#17 Thing 17 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 11/1984   
#18 Thing 18 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 12/1984   
#19 Thing 19 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 1/1985   
#20 Thing 20 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 2/1985   
#21 Thing 21 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 3/1985   
#22 Thing 22 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $12
 Marvel, 4/1985  Returns to Earth
Doug notes: Rocky Grimm Space Ranger-c/s;
 
#23 Thing 23 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $12
 Marvel, 5/1985  Quits Fantastic Four  
#24 Thing 24 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $12
▲ $2
 Marvel, 6/1985  Death of Miracle Man; Versus Rhino
Doug notes: RHINO-c/s;
 
#25 Thing 25 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 7/1985   
#26 Thing 26 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $20
 Marvel, 8/1985  Doug notes: FIFTH Full appearance of the TASKMASTER-c/s;  
#27 Thing 27 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $12
 Marvel, 9/1985  1st Appearance of Sharon Ventura  
#28 Thing 28 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 10/1985  1st Appearance of Demolition Dunphy (later becomes D-Man)  
#29 Thing 29 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $10
 Marvel, 11/1985   
#30 Thing 30 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $12
 Marvel, 12/1985  Doug notes: Secret Wars-II; Beyoner-c/s;  
#31 Thing 31 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.75 $14
 Marvel, 1/1986  Doug notes: LOWER PRINT Run; Devil Dinosaur-c/s;  
#32 Thing 32 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.95 $16
 Marvel, 2/1986  Doug notes: LOWER PRINT Run; Vance Astro of the Guardians of the Galaxy-c/s;  
#33 Thing 33 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.95 $16
 Marvel, 3/1986  Death of Titania
Doug notes: LOWER PRINT Run;
 
#34 Thing 34 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.95 $14
 Marvel, 4/1986  Death of The Sphinx
Doug notes: LOWER PRINT Run;
 
#35 Thing 35 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.95 $30
 Marvel, 5/1986  1st Appearance of Ms. Marvel II (Sharon Ventura); Origin of Ms. Marvel II
Doug notes: LOWER PRINT Run;
 
#36 Thing 36 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.95 $24
 Marvel, 6/1986  2nd appearance of Ms. Marvel (Sharen Ventura),; Final Issue; Continued in West Coast Avengers #10
Doug notes: LAST ISSUE; Scarcer LAST Canadian Price Variant in Title
 
Issue CPV
Cover
Price
CPV
Value
9.2
CGC-Confirmed
 
 = Stand-out value  
 
CGC census data for Canadian Price Variant and Regular comic books
Thing CGC Census Data:
Issue # 8/21/2018
Census Count
Year over
year change
Regular Variant Regular Variant
151022+77+13
218--+1--
310--+1--
411------
512------
617--+3--
78--+1--
86------
97--+1--
107--+2--
119--+2--
1222--+1--
135--+1--
1413--+1--
1517--+2--
167--+1--
176--+1--
186--+1--
196--+1--
205--+1--
214------
225--+2--
234------
248--+1--
2510--+2--
267------
276--+2--
284--+3--
297--+3--
3013--+7--
314------
324------
3342----
341------
35462+14+1
36152+3+1
  Regular Variant Regular Variant
Title Totals:
% regular / % variant
844
~97%
28
~3%
 +135
  ~90% 
 +15
  ~10% 
CGC census data CPVs and regular bottom
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