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Transformers (#1-19) 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 ]
Transformers — 2020 Price Guide Values #1-19
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 Transformers 1 Canadian Price Variant picture$77$125 $1.00 $255
▲ $5
$171 $137 $96 $64 $32 
 Marvel, 9/1984  1st Appearance of Transformers
#6 in this year's Top 100.
Angelo notes: A good number of copies were printed with a manufactoring flaw due to a dull blade (top and/or bottom edge of covers). A 9.0 CGC sold for $226 in October 2019, a CGC 9.4 sold for $400 in 2018; a raw copy described as 9.0-9.2 sold for $200 in September of 2018.
Bill notes: A CGC 9.8 variant sold for $1,800 in December 2017
Doug notes: ORIGIN and FIRST appearance in Comics of the AUTOBOTS and the DECEPTICONS; The FIRST BATTLE between the Autobots & the Decepticons; The FIRST Appearance in Comics of; MEGATRON, Ravage, OPTIMUS PRIME
 
#2 Transformers 2 Canadian Price Variant picture$26$25 $1.00 $50 $38 $30 $21 $14 $
 Marvel, 11/1984  Limited Series #2
Angelo notes: A 9.2 CGC sold for $145 in 2019
Conan notes: A CGC 9.2 Transformers 2 variant sold at MyComicShop for $145 in 2019
Doug notes: OPTIMUS PRIME vs. MEGATRON Battle, Cover & Story-c/s; Golden-c;
 
#3 Transformers 3 Canadian Price Variant picture$22$25 $1.00 $50 $38 $30 $21 $14 $
 Marvel, 1/1985  Limited Series #3
Doug notes: Early app Black Costume SPIDER-MAN vs. Megatron, Cover & Story
 
#4 Transformers 4 Canadian Price Variant picture$22$25 $1.00 $44 $33 $26 $18 $12 $
 Marvel, 3/1985  Limited Series #4
Doug notes: Autobots Last stand;
 
#5 Transformers 5 Canadian Price Variant picture$16$25 $1.00 $40 $30 $24 $17 $11 $
 Marvel, 6/1985  Doug notes: Shockwave beats Megatron to become leader of the Decepticons;  
#6 Transformers 6 Canadian Price Variant picture$9$14 $1.00 $25 $22 $18 $12 $8 $
 Marvel, 7/1985  Doug notes: Megatron vs Shockwave, Battle to the Death, for leadership of Decepticons; First appearance of JOSIE BELLER; Apparent DEATH of the Transformers Autobots continues;  
#7 Transformers 7 Canadian Price Variant picture$9$14 $1.00 $25 $22 $18 $12 $8 $
 Marvel, 8/1985  Doug notes: MEGATRON vs Ratchet battle, Cover & Story;  
#8Top 100 CPVs Transformers 8 Canadian Price Variant picture$15$35 $1.00 $58
▲ $3
$44 $35 $24 $16 $
 Marvel, 9/1985  #91 in this year's Top 100.
Doug notes: First Full appearance of the DINOBOTS cover & story;
 
#9 Transformers 9 Canadian Price Variant picture$7$14 $1.00 $25 $22 $18 $12 $8 $
 Marvel, 10/1985  Doug notes: First Full Appearance of Circuit-Breaker Circuit-Breaker & Starscream, Cover & Story;  
#10 Transformers 10 Canadian Price Variant picture$10$24 $1.00 $34 $30 $24 $17 $11 $
 Marvel, 11/1985  Versus Devastator
Doug notes: Intro of the Constructicons
 
#11 Transformers 11 Canadian Price Variant picture$9$12 $1.00 $22 $19 $15 $11 $7 $
 Marvel, 12/1985  Versus Jetfire
Doug notes: 1st appearance of JETFIRE
 
#12 Transformers 12 Canadian Price Variant picture$7$8 $1.00 $15 $13 $11 $7 $5 $
 Marvel, 1/1986   
#13 Transformers 13 Canadian Price Variant picture$9$8 $0.95 $15 $13 $11 $7 $5 $
 Marvel, 2/1986   
#14 Transformers 14 Canadian Price Variant picture$6$12 $0.95 $20 $18 $14 $10 $7 $
 Marvel, 3/1986  Doug notes: Jetfire becomes an Autobot; First appearance of Grapple, Hoist, Smokescreen Skids & Tracks;  
#15 Transformers 15 Canadian Price Variant picture$7$8 $0.95 $15 $13 $11 $7 $5 $
 Marvel, 4/1986   
#16 Transformers 16 Canadian Price Variant picture$5$15 $0.95 $22 $19 $15 $11 $7 $
 Marvel, 5/1986  Doug notes: First appearance of Blaster, Powerglide, Cosmos, Seaspray, Warpath, Beachcomber, Preceptor, Straxus, Kickback, Bombshell, Shrapnel, Dirge & Ramjet  
#17 Transformers 17 Canadian Price Variant picture$9$8 $0.95 $15 $13 $11 $7 $5 $
 Marvel, 6/1986   
#18 Transformers 18 Canadian Price Variant picture$7$8 $0.95 $15 $13 $11 $7 $5 $
 Marvel, 7/1986   
#19 Transformers 19 Canadian Price Variant picture$6$10 $0.95 $24 $21 $17 $12 $8 $
 Marvel, 8/1986  Doug notes: Scarcer LAST Canadian Price Variant in Title; First appearance of Omega Supreme;  
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
Transformers CGC Census Changes:
Issue # 8/21/2018
Census Count
8/27/2019
Census Count
Year over
year change
Regular Variant Regular Variant Regular Variant
12,086262,44534+359+8
247565259+50+3
339024416+51+4
434523693+24+1
528633104+24+1
6148--162--+14--
79111001+9--
825422922+38--
911211221+10--
1011221273+15+1
1111611241+8--
1210711141+7--
139421032+9--
14802862+6--
15591621+3--
16583623+4--
1711311261+13--
18741832+9+1
1911721253+8+1
  Regular Variant Regular Variant Regular Variant
Title Totals:
% regular / % variant
5,117
~99%
59
~1%
5,778
~99%
79
~1%
 +661
  ~97% 
 +20
  ~3% 
CGC census data CPVs and regular bottom
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Transformers (#1-19) 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 ]

Transformers — 2020 Price Guide Values

Issue CPV
Cover
Price
CPV
Value
9.2
CGC-Confirmed
#1Top 100 CPVs Transformers 1 Canadian Price Variant picture $1.00 $255
▲ $5
 Marvel, 9/1984  1st Appearance of Transformers
#6 in this year's Top 100.
Angelo notes: A good number of copies were printed with a manufactoring flaw due to a dull blade (top and/or bottom edge of covers). A 9.0 CGC sold for $226 in October 2019, a CGC 9.4 sold for $400 in 2018; a raw copy described as 9.0-9.2 sold for $200 in September of 2018.
Bill notes: A CGC 9.8 variant sold for $1,800 in December 2017
Doug notes: ORIGIN and FIRST appearance in Comics of the AUTOBOTS and the DECEPTICONS; The FIRST BATTLE between the Autobots & the Decepticons; The FIRST Appearance in Comics of; MEGATRON, Ravage, OPTIMUS PRIME
 
#2 Transformers 2 Canadian Price Variant picture $1.00 $50
 Marvel, 11/1984  Limited Series #2
Angelo notes: A 9.2 CGC sold for $145 in 2019
Conan notes: A CGC 9.2 Transformers 2 variant sold at MyComicShop for $145 in 2019
Doug notes: OPTIMUS PRIME vs. MEGATRON Battle, Cover & Story-c/s; Golden-c;
 
#3 Transformers 3 Canadian Price Variant picture $1.00 $50
 Marvel, 1/1985  Limited Series #3
Doug notes: Early app Black Costume SPIDER-MAN vs. Megatron, Cover & Story
 
#4 Transformers 4 Canadian Price Variant picture $1.00 $44
 Marvel, 3/1985  Limited Series #4
Doug notes: Autobots Last stand;
 
#5 Transformers 5 Canadian Price Variant picture $1.00 $40
 Marvel, 6/1985  Doug notes: Shockwave beats Megatron to become leader of the Decepticons;  
#6 Transformers 6 Canadian Price Variant picture $1.00 $25
 Marvel, 7/1985  Doug notes: Megatron vs Shockwave, Battle to the Death, for leadership of Decepticons; First appearance of JOSIE BELLER; Apparent DEATH of the Transformers Autobots continues;  
#7 Transformers 7 Canadian Price Variant picture $1.00 $25
 Marvel, 8/1985  Doug notes: MEGATRON vs Ratchet battle, Cover & Story;  
#8Top 100 CPVs Transformers 8 Canadian Price Variant picture $1.00 $58
▲ $3
 Marvel, 9/1985  #91 in this year's Top 100.
Doug notes: First Full appearance of the DINOBOTS cover & story;
 
#9 Transformers 9 Canadian Price Variant picture $1.00 $25
 Marvel, 10/1985  Doug notes: First Full Appearance of Circuit-Breaker Circuit-Breaker & Starscream, Cover & Story;  
#10 Transformers 10 Canadian Price Variant picture $1.00 $34
 Marvel, 11/1985  Versus Devastator
Doug notes: Intro of the Constructicons
 
#11 Transformers 11 Canadian Price Variant picture $1.00 $22
 Marvel, 12/1985  Versus Jetfire
Doug notes: 1st appearance of JETFIRE
 
#12 Transformers 12 Canadian Price Variant picture $1.00 $15
 Marvel, 1/1986   
#13 Transformers 13 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.95 $15
 Marvel, 2/1986   
#14 Transformers 14 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.95 $20
 Marvel, 3/1986  Doug notes: Jetfire becomes an Autobot; First appearance of Grapple, Hoist, Smokescreen Skids & Tracks;  
#15 Transformers 15 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.95 $15
 Marvel, 4/1986   
#16 Transformers 16 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.95 $22
 Marvel, 5/1986  Doug notes: First appearance of Blaster, Powerglide, Cosmos, Seaspray, Warpath, Beachcomber, Preceptor, Straxus, Kickback, Bombshell, Shrapnel, Dirge & Ramjet  
#17 Transformers 17 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.95 $15
 Marvel, 6/1986   
#18 Transformers 18 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.95 $15
 Marvel, 7/1986   
#19 Transformers 19 Canadian Price Variant picture $0.95 $24
 Marvel, 8/1986  Doug notes: Scarcer LAST Canadian Price Variant in Title; First appearance of Omega Supreme;  
Issue CPV
Cover
Price
CPV
Value
9.2
CGC-Confirmed
 
 = Stand-out value  
 
CGC census data for Canadian Price Variant and Regular comic books
Transformers CGC Census Data:
Issue # 8/21/2018
Census Count
Year over
year change
Regular Variant Regular Variant
12,44534+359+8
25259+50+3
34416+51+4
43693+24+1
53104+24+1
6162--+14--
71001+9--
82922+38--
91221+10--
101273+15+1
111241+8--
121141+7--
131032+9--
14862+6--
15621+3--
16623+4--
171261+13--
18832+9+1
191253+8+1
  Regular Variant Regular Variant
Title Totals:
% regular / % variant
5,778
~99%
79
~1%
 +661
  ~97% 
 +20
  ~3% 
CGC census data CPVs and regular bottom
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