The Most Valuable Comic Book Of All Time Is Up For Auction On eBay

Originally published in June 1938, Action Comics #1 is the premier issue of the Action Comics series, and, most notably, the issue in which Superman makes his first appearance. Now, the finest known copy of "the Holy Grail of Comics" is up for auction on eBay – and the top bid is already close to $2-million. » 8/16/14 2:58pm 8/16/14 2:58pm

Own One of the Worst Doctor Who Monster Costumes in History

If any of you io9ers happen to be in London on the 18th, it's time once again for the Bonham's Entertainment Memorabilia Auction, which contains 55 lots of costumes and props from both Doctor Who and Torchwood, including the Taran Wood Beast costume from The Androids of Tara, arguably one of the worst monster costumes… » 12/14/13 3:44pm 12/14/13 3:44pm

What would Nightwing have looked like in The Dark Knight Rises?…

The Dark Knight Rises added a slew of familiar Bat-faces to Christopher Nolan's film trilogy, but one character who didn't show up was Batman's sidekick Nightwing. That didn't deter custom action figure sculptor John Harmon, who's designed the acrobatic hero for Nolan's cinematic canon. Spoilers ahead. » 8/03/12 6:30am 8/03/12 6:30am

Britain’s national forensics lab is auctioning off their stuff, start…

Grabbing a bullet can be harder than you might think. If it's buried deep inside a wall, how could you get your fingers around it? For that matter, you really shouldn't be getting your fingers around this bullet—you might get charged with some crime. The solution is obvious: you need a tool to pull out that bullet.… » 5/12/12 12:50pm 5/12/12 12:50pm