CPVPriceGuide.com Home Rare Comics Blog Home 2021 Guide Main Page 2020 Guide Main Page 2019 Guide Main Page 2019 Guide Title Index 2019 Guide Top 50 2018 Guide Main Page Cover Price Variant Comics Canadian Price Variants Top Comics Published By Month See Random CPVs!

Rare Comics

Flintstones #1 $1.65 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]
9.2Near Mint -$65
9.0Very Fine / Near Mint$49
8.0Very Fine$39
6.0Fine$27
4.0Very Good$18
2.0Good$9
Flintstones #1 Comic Book Values
Flintstones #1 $1.65 Newsstand Cover Price Variant, Archie, Sep-95, Published in the USA
Find CPVsFind Flintstones #1 CPVs on eBay #Sponsored »
« Index
#2 »
CPV Canadian Price Variant Image

This page: Flintstones #1 value ($1.65 Price Variant)
« Back to Flintstones Comics, Full Price Guide Page
With a $1.65 variant NM- value of $65, Flintstones #1 was very close to making our featured toplist this year. It is definitely within striking distance, and has a value that puts it in the top 5% of all variants in our guide. As such a stand-out within the context of our full coverage universe, we therefore rate $1.65 price variant copies of Flintstones #1 FIVE STARS as a collectible. 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 2020. Regular copies in 9.2 have increased in value by $7 since 2020, or about +233% on a percentage basis. Meanwhile, CPV newsstand copies in 9.2 have outperformed notably, increasing in value by $53 since 2020, or about +442%.

Flintstones #1 Comic Book FAQ

What is the value of Flintstones #1?
I have a copy of Flintstones #1 and I want to know what this comic book is worth in different grades as a first printing?

✔️Accepted answer: The answer depends on whether you own a Type 1A cover price variant copy, or a regular/plain copy of Flintstones #1. If you own a price variant copy, then lucky you, it is worth $65 in 9.2 (Near Mint Minus).

  Suggested answer: Check the cover price of your copy of Flintstones #1, and if it is $1.65 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.

  Suggested answer: 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 Flintstones #1 listed in various grades shown on this page down to 2.0 (Good).


What is Flintstones #1 worth in VF/NM condition?

✔️Accepted answer: The regular cover price version is worth about $8 in VF/NM whereas the $1.65 variants are worth $49.

Why are the Flintstones #1 cover price variants worth so much more than the regular copies?

✔️Accepted answer: Among surviving copies of Flintstones #1, the market area that received the $1.65 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 $1.65 copies of Flintstones #1 was Canada — hence the name Canadian Price Variant as a short-hand for $1.65 Price Variant. All of this adds up to a market value for the $1.65 variant approximately 512% 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 Flintstones #1 worth?

✔️Accepted answer: The regular cover price version version of Flintstones #1 is worth about $6 in Very Fine (8.0) whereas the $1.65 variants are worth $39.

What is the value of Flintstones #1 in Fine condition?

✔️Accepted answer: In FN (6.0) shape, the regular cover price version version of Flintstones #1 is worth about $4 whereas the $1.65 variants are worth $27.

What is the approximate Flintstones #1 value in very good condition?

✔️Accepted answer: Down in VG (4.0) Very Good condition, the regular cover price version version of Flintstones #1 is worth about $3 whereas the $1.65 variants are worth $18.

What is the Flintstones #1 price guide value in good condition?

✔️Accepted answer: The price guide value way down in GD (2.0) Good condition for Flintstones #1 is about $2 for the regular cover price version version whereas the $1.65 variants are worth $9.

Has the Flintstones #1 $1.65 variant from Archie been a good investment?

✔️Accepted answer: Flintstones #1 $1.65 variant copies in 9.2 have produced gains, increasing in value by $53 since 2020, or about +442% in 5 years (from our 2020 guide edition to our 2024 guide edition).

Browse Random Cover Price Variants:

 
More Random CPVs »   Browse CPVs by Title »
The information within CPVPriceGuide.com is presented on a best-efforts basis, but none of the included information is guaranteed to be free of error and therefore you should use this guide only as one tool among your comics research tool-belt, and you should verify information with other sources before acting. Please read the full methodology & guide usage information. Our latest price guide edition of our comprehensive guide to Canadian Price Variant comics is the 2021 Edition, published December 2020.