Official Press Release
Oni Press is pleased to announce that the Comics Help auction is entering its third and final week with a host of fabulous items still left to go. The auction for Monday will focus on items gathered by Komikwerks.com, including the incredible Superman piece by Bernie Wrightson.
This also follows the news that our friends at GrayHavenMagazine.com raised over $6,000 in their fan-organized auction that ran just before the Comics Help event kicked off. Congrats, guys!
Prizes on the block today are:
- Tokyo Pop manga pack – One copy each of Peach Girl Vol. 1, Miracle Girls Vol. 1 and 2, Saint Tail Vol. 1, Juline Vol. 1, Sushigirl Vol. 1 and Sorcerer Hunters Vol. 2. This pack has a retail value of $75.65.
- Evan Dorkin Fun pack – One copy each of Who's Laughing Now, collected stories and strips from Dork Comics TP autographed, Fun with Milk & Cheese TP autographed, Mash it Up 2000 Boston Ska Vol. 5 and Space Ghost Coast to Coast limited edition CD single featuring the music of Sonny Shamrock.
- Shazam Power of Hope signed Ross Dini – DC Comics' Shazam the Power of Hope Dynamic Forces edition signed by Alex Ross and Paul Dini. This is copy 245 of 1,500. Comes with a certificate of authenticity. Donated by Bud Plant.
- Batman Beyond Animation Frame – This drawing is a frame from the last shot of the Batman Beyond title sequence where Batman is opening his wings. This piece was animated by Adam Van Wyk, inked by Darwyn Cooke, colored by Bruce Timm and is signed by Van Wyk and Timm. This piece was donated by Adam Van Wyk from his personal collection. Piece is approxiamtely 14" x 11".
- E.J. Su pin-up illustration – 13" x 10" pencil pin-up
- Buffy Ring of Fire art Sook – 11" x 17" inked illustration for Buffy the Vampire Slayer Ring of Fire Chapter 3 page 10. Art is by Ryan Sook and features Buffy, Willow and Zander.
- Gerry Alanguilan inked pin-up – 11" x 8 ½" inked pin-up illustraion by Gerry Alanguilan. Features a nod to the NY firefighters, who are wearing the symbols of Spider-Man and Superman
- Atlas pin-up by Mark Brooks – 8 ½" x 11" inked pin-up from The 10th Muse #6 of Atlas by Tidalwave Studios artist Mark Brooks.
- Powers #4 Cover art by Michael Avon Oeming – 8 ½" x 14" inked illustration for the cover of Brian Michael Bendis and Mike Avon Oeming's Power #4. Art is by series creator Mike Avon Oeming.
- Spider-Man pin-up by Lefy – 12" x 8" inked pin-up illustration by Malaysian artist Lefty. Pin-up features Marvel Comics Spider-Man
- Batman Animated cel featuring Harley Quinn & Poison Ivy – Donated by Paul Dini, this moody cel is framed and comes with a certificate of authenticity. It is signed by Dini, Dan Riba, Bruce Timm, Glenn Murakami, and others!
- Superman Pin-Up by Bernie Wrightson – 7" x 15" pencil pin-up illustration of Superman by legendary comics and horror artist Bernie Wrightson.
There are many items left to go this week, including Mike Allred's cover to Madman Boogaloo, a Blue Monday page by Chynna Clugston-Major, a page from Green Arrow by Phil Hester & Ande Parks, and a double-page spread from Powers by Michael Avon Oeming.
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Note that Comics Help is not accepting any more items for auction.