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CGC Grading Comic Books No. 01 with Primary Grader Matt Nelson

CGC Grading Comic Books No. 01 with Primary Grader Matt Nelson

And even when CGC has graded a comic for you, it's important to know what that means Nobody should pay $3,207,852.00 for a comic, or even $32.00, without having a sense of what the info on the CGC label means, and how it was determined.[caption id="attachment_1273860" align="aligncenter" width="600"] CGC Grading Comic Books No 01 with[...]

Black Panthers First Appearance CGC 9.0 On Auction At Heritage

Black Panther's First Appearance CGC 9.0 On Auction At Heritage

CGC 9.0, it is next to impossible to find this Black Panther key in such a high grade Here it is, though, and boy, is it nice Currently sitting at $4800, this one has only a couple hours left to place a bid Check out the really nice copy of the book below.[caption id="attachment_1265200" align="aligncenter"[...]

CGC Announces Ringling College of Art and Design Scholarship

CGC Announces Ringling College of Art and Design Scholarship

Certified Guaranty Company, better known to the comics community as CGC, has announced a scholarship donation to Ringling College of Art and Design This is the first such donation from CGC, which is well-known to readers, collectors, retailers, publishers, and creators alike as the leading grading service for comics and other collectibles The $25,000 donation[...]

Batman Fights A Dragon On Iconic Cover On Auction At Heritage

Batman Fights A Dragon On Iconic Cover On Auction At Heritage

This CGC 9.6 copy, on auction right now at Heritage, part of Dallas Lot #7234, is the highest grade in the CGC database You just don't see these looking like this Sitting at $7510, this one is sure to see a flurry of bids as it ends today Check it out below.[caption id="attachment_1264251" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Alan Moore Max Brooks Jonathan Hickman CGC 10.0s Up for Auction

Alan Moore, Max Brooks, Jonathan Hickman CGC 10.0s Up for Auction

According to Comics Guaranty Company's Standard Grading Scale, CGC 10.0 Gem Mint is, "The highest grade assigned The collectible must have no evidence of any manufacturing or handling defects."  In the scheme of things, the CGC 10.0 designation is rarely seen even on modern comics.  For example, the CGC Census for the 2018 DC Comics[...]

Crisis On Infinite Earths #7 9.8 Up For Auction Right Now

Crisis On Infinite Earths #7 9.8 Up For Auction Right Now

Now up for auction at ComicConnect and part of Event Auction #43, a CGC 9.8 copy of the book is up for bid It is sitting at just $27 right now; the bidding continues on the book until August 25th, plenty of time to get a bid in to own one of the best-graded copies[...]

A Very Affordable Copy Of Avengers #57 Is On ComicConnect Right Now

A Very Affordable Copy Of Avengers #57 Is On ComicConnect Right Now

While higher grades for this book can get pretty pricey, up for auction right now on ComicConnect's Event Auction #43 is a very nice CGC 5.0 copy of the book While not the grade most investors would desire, lower grades still display well and for collectors, it gets the book onto your shelf This copy,[...]

A Graded And Cast Signed Copy Of Marvel Star Wars #1 Up For Auction

A Graded And Cast Signed Copy Of Marvel Star Wars #1 Up For Auction

Up for auction over at Heritage Auctions right now is a CGC 9.4 copy of Star Wars #1 from Marvel in 1977 This is the 30 cent cover and is signed by multiple people First, Roy Thomas and Howard Chaykin, the creative team on the book, signed it Which is cool already, but then this[...]

Snag A CGC Copy Of Black Knight #1 Before Eternals Hype At Heritage

Snag A CGC Copy Of Black Knight #1 Before Eternals Hype At Heritage

This CGC 7.0 copy is an excellent example of the book and is currently at $2,900, with only four days left to bid That means you only have until July 9th to bid people Check out this copy of Black Knight #1 down below.[caption id="attachment_1231459" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Black Knight #1 Atlas Comics CGC 7.0 Credit[...]

Lunar Comic Stores Get CGC Slabbed DC Comics Free as Well as UCS

Lunar Comic Stores Get CGC Slabbed DC Comics Free as Well as UCS

A 9.8 CGC Graded copy of the Bill Sienkiewicz cover of Harley Quinn.On April 17th, Bleeding Cool broke the news that DC Comics was splitting from being exclusive with their distributor to comic stores, Diamond, and instead was empowering two comic book stores to become temporary distributors to all the others On June 5th, Bleeding Cool broke the[...]

Miles Morales Spider-Man 1st Appearance Ultimate Fallout #4 on eBay

Miles Morales Spider-Man 1st Appearance Ultimate Fallout #4 on eBay

This may be because of a greater focus on black super heroes at comic book publishers, but is more likely down to people aware that the Sony announcement was coming and driving up demand and the prices people are willing to pay.The highest price is a slabbed CGC 9.8 edition of the 1:25 Djurdjevic cover[...]

The Recent ComicConnect Auction Shows Strong Prices in Old Books

The Recent ComicConnect Auction Shows Strong Prices in Old Books

Image Credit: ComicConnect[/caption]Comic Books:Amazing Fantasy 15 CGC Universal blue label CGC VF: 8.0 $177,000: ow/white pgs, Kirby cvr; Ditko art; origin & 1st app Spider-Man; 1st Uncle Ben & Aunt May (8/62) X-Men #1 CGC Universal blue label CGC NM-: 9.2 $134,000: white pgs, Jack Kirby cvr/art; origin and 1st app X-Men; 1st app[...]

A Nice Copy Of TMNT #1 Is Up For Auction Today On ComicConnect

A Nice Copy Of TMNT #1 Is Up For Auction Today On ComicConnect

This CGC graded copy of TMNT #1 is graded 6.5, really rare for this book as it is almost always beaten to shreds Currently, with a little under 10 hours to go, the auction is at a whopping $5,409 Somehow that still seems like a deal You can see for yourself below.[caption id="attachment_1210324" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Todd McFarlane Iconic Spider-Man #1 CGC 9.8 Auction At ComicConnect

Todd McFarlane Iconic Spider-Man #1 CGC 9.8 Auction At ComicConnect

A beautiful CGC 9.8 copy of the silver cover to that book is up for auction right now on ComicConnect, part of Session 4 of Event Auction #42 It ends in a few hours and is currently sitting at only $51 Check it out below.[caption id="attachment_1209749" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Spider-Man #1 CGC 9.8 Credit ComicConnect[/caption]This is[...]

Grab A Nice 9.6 Copy Of Savage She-Hulk #1 On ComicConnect Today

Grab A Nice 9.6 Copy Of Savage She-Hulk #1 On ComicConnect Today

That means it is time to start picking up key back issues while you can, like a CGC 9.6 copy of Savage She-Hulk #1 by Stan Lee and John Buscema A copy is live on ComicConnect right now, part of Session 4 of Event Auction #42 The current session ends today in about 8 hours,[...]

Snatch Up DMZ #1 For Steal From ComicConnect Auction Ending Today

Snatch Up DMZ #1 For Steal From ComicConnect Auction Ending Today

As always, that means interest is starting to heat up on back issues, and right now on ComicConnect, part of Event Auction #42 is a 9.2 CGC copy of DMZ #1 at a ridiculously low price of $16 The auction ends today, and for a key book like this to be this low in bidding[...]

GI Joe Special With McFarlane Art CGC 9.6 ComicConnect Auction Ending

GI Joe Special With McFarlane Art CGC 9.6 ComicConnect Auction Ending

Check out the gorgeous copy here.[caption id="attachment_1209001" align="aligncenter" width="600"] GI Joe Special #1 CGC 9.6 Credit ComicConnect[/caption]This is a really great time to invest in GI Joe There is a new film, Snake Eyes, set to hit theaters this fall (for now) and another movie in active development after that one Hasbro is reviving the[...]

Harley Quinns First Appearance Could Be Yours from ComicConnect

Harley Quinn's First Appearance Could Be Yours from ComicConnect

This stunning CGC universal blue 9.8 with white pages copy is perfect for every key collector, regardless of what era they gravitate toward This is not a rare book, and 9.8 copies are also not hard to find Collectors have seen a few dozen of these books pass through auction houses this year alone Per[...]

CGC Donates $10000 to BINC to Help Comic Shops

CGC Donates $10,000 to BINC to Help Comic Shops

DC Comics itself, among others, have donated significant amounts as well.  Today, the Certified Guaranty Company (CGC), a leading third-party grading service for comic books, magazines, and other collectibles, has announced a $10,000 donation to the BINC Foundation.  CGC is a sponsor of Bleeding Cool.[caption id="attachment_1195403" align="aligncenter" width="600"] CGC and BINC team up to help[...]

CGC Suspends Travel For Staff Opens Free Submissions By Mail

CGC Suspends Travel For Staff, Opens Free Submissions By Mail

CGC, the comic book grading and slabbing company, has issued the following statement to its customers, regarding its decision to suspend travel for its graders, in the light of concern over the coronavirus pandemic. With regret, CGC has suspended travel for its employees until April 13 We know many fans, creators and others who contribute to[...]