Creepy #146 $3.50 Variant Value
From: The 2024 CPV Price Guide for Canadian Price Variants (Type 1A) by Bill Alexander, Tim Bildhauser, Paul Clairmont, Greg Holland, Jon McClure, Jayden Mitchell, Benjamin Nobel, Conan Saunders, Doug Sulipa, and Angelo Virone [ introduction, table of contents, all titles, other price guide editions]
|9.2||Near Mint -||$208
|9.0||Very Fine / Near Mint||$139
|Creepy #146 $3.50 Newsstand Cover Price Variant, Harris, 1985, Published in the USA
Creepy #146 $3.50 Canadian Price Variant Issue Notes:
1st from Harris; resurrection issue
#2 in this year's Top Magazines & Graphic Novels.
Angelo notes: SCARCE as a CPV in higher grades! I can't emphasize enough what a fantastic investment this super key makes! A book highly sought out by investors and collectors alike!
Conan notes: A CGC 8.5 variant sold at MyComicShop on 2/16/2022 for $145 (buy it now)
CGC label note: Richard Corben cover. Bill Wray frontispiece. 1st Harris issue.
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As one of the top 100 most valuable variants in our guide this year, we rate $3.50 price variant copies of Creepy #146 FIVE STARS as a collectible, and the hands-down preferable type to collect for the issue as compared to regular copies. In addition to everything the issue has going for it (as detailed in the issue notes in the page above), we note the price guide value movement since 2022. Regular copies in 9.2 have increased in value by $5 since 2022, or about +4% on a percentage basis. Meanwhile, CPV copies in 9.2 have increased in value by $8 since 2022, or about +4%. With a $3.50 variant NM- value of $208, Creepy #146 is part of the proverbial cream of the CPV crop, with a value greater than approximately 98% of our guide's entire coverage universe.
Creepy #146 Comic Book FAQ
What is the value of Creepy #146?
I have a copy of Creepy #146 and I want to know what this comic book is worth in different grades as a first printing?
The answer depends on whether you own a Type 1A cover price variant copy, or a regular/plain copy of Creepy #146. If you own a price variant copy, then lucky you, it is worth $208 in 9.2 (Near Mint Minus).
Check the cover price of your copy of Creepy #146, and if it is $3.50 then congratulations, you own the more-rare cover price variant type which has a higher value. If not, then you own the regular type which has a lower value.
The higher the grade, i.e. the better the condition, the stronger the value. Our guide only goes as high as 9.2 (Near Mint-), with values for Creepy #146 listed in various grades shown on this page down to 2.0 (Good).
What is Creepy #146 worth in VF/NM condition?
The regular cover price version is worth about $87 in VF/NM whereas the $3.50 variants are worth $139.
Why are the Creepy #146 cover price variants worth so much more than the regular copies?
Among surviving copies of Creepy #146, the market area that received the $3.50 cover price copies was a restricted area representing less than 10% the population of the total North American comics market. That's because the destination market for $3.50 copies of Creepy #146 was Canada — hence the name Canadian Price Variant as a short-hand for $3.50 Price Variant. All of this adds up to a market value for the $3.50 variant approximately 60% higher than the regular copies in Very Fine / Near Mint condition (as of our 2024 CPV Price Guide Edition).
In VF condition, how much is Creepy #146 worth?
The regular cover price version version of Creepy #146 is worth about $70 in Very Fine (8.0) whereas the $3.50 variants are worth $111.
What is the value of Creepy #146 in Fine condition?
In FN (6.0) shape, the regular cover price version version of Creepy #146 is worth about $49 whereas the $3.50 variants are worth $78.
What is the approximate Creepy #146 value in very good condition?
Down in VG (4.0) Very Good condition, the regular cover price version version of Creepy #146 is worth about $33 whereas the $3.50 variants are worth $52.
What is the Creepy #146 price guide value in good condition?
The price guide value way down in GD (2.0) Good condition for Creepy #146 is about $16 for the regular cover price version version whereas the $3.50 variants are worth $26.
Has the Creepy #146 $3.50 variant from Harris been a good investment?
Creepy #146 $3.50 variant copies in 9.2 have increased in value by $8 since 2022, or about +4% in 3 years (from our 2022 guide edition to our 2024 guide edition).
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