Limited Edition Black Panther Comic Book to be Released Exclusively on eBay
Ahead of the highly anticipated Black Panther film release, eBay is selling a limited amount of copies of Black Panther: The Sound and the Fury #1 with an exclusive variant cover. This special-edition is predicted to sell out quickly.
About the comic + cover:
- The variant cover was designed in collaboration between eBay, Marvel and eBay seller Mycomicshop, and illustrated by accomplished comics illustrator Sanford Greene.
- The comic is being released a week prior to the Black Panther movie premiere, which has sold more advance tickets than any other Marvel movie in history.
- The limited edition variant cover comic – with limited copies being sold – has a MSRP of $9.99 but will cost $5.99 with free U.S. shipping on eBay’s Daily Deals beginning Wednesday, 2/7 at 8am PT. It’s available for pre-order at 8am PT on Tuesday 2/6. Available while supplies last.
- Listing link (live on 2/7 at 8a.m. PT): https://www.ebay.com/blackpanther
In celebration of the comic book release, eBay is revealing Black Panther sales trends on the marketplace*:
- Purchases of Black Panther items have increased dramatically ahead of the feature film – sale have more than doubled from Oct 2016-Jan 2017 to Oct 2017-Jan 2018.
- Black Panther sales spiked the week the first movie trailer was released: sales increased by 23% the week of October 16, 2017.
- Currently, there over 52,000 Black Panther available listings.
Regularly releasing limited edition variant covers like “Marvel Legacy #1” and “ The Spectacular Spider-Man #1” which sold out in 26 hours.