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The Todd McFarlane-Signed, Slabbed and Certified Spawn… That Wasn’t

This video has been doing the rounds on Facebook, from comic book collector Josh Camfield. Who bought off eBay a CBCS graded, slabbed, signed-and-certified copy of a special black-and-white art edition of Spawn, one copy published and sent to every comic book store in the direct market. But, as he pointed out, Spawn creator and […]

CGC Announces a New Pedigree Label and Newly Recognized Collections

Certified Guaranty Company® (CGC®) has released a new Pedigree Certification Label. This new black and white label is a way to differentiate exceptional comic book collections known as pedigrees, and will display “CGC Universal Pedigree” in place of “CGC Universal Grade”. Only pedigrees that qualify for a Universal grade will receive the new label. These new labels will be […]


Want to Win a CGC Signature Edition of Alex Ross’s Immortal Hulk #1?

Alex Ross is a name synonymous with the tip top of comics art. Comic book covers, incredible gallery presentations, just some of the things fans of Ross’s work are familiar with. Today is actually the last day to own a CGC-graded signature edition of Ross’s cover for Immortal Hulk #1 via Key Collector Comics, as […]

DC Comics is Giving Away a CGC Graded Action Comics #1 Silver Foil Variant

In a new sweepstakes on their website, DC Comics is giving away a CGC graded 35g pure silver variant cover for Action Comics #1. No, they haven’t discovered an ultra-rare variant from 1938, this is actually a new collectible produced by the New Zealand mint in partnership with CGC, which you could buy yourself for $130. […]

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Archie-Heavy Heritage Auction Coming up This Month

Looking for some Golden Age Archie Comics? From February 22-24, Heritage Auction House will have a number of early and key Archie books up for sale. These books are already going above what Overstreet has them listed as, so needless to say Archie books are still hot! Some highlights include: Pep Comics #22, CBCS 6.5 […]

Detective Comics #27 Going up for Auction on February 20th

Detective Comics #27, featuring the first appearance of some character named The Batman, will see a pretty nice copy go up for auction on February 20th. The Hake’s Americana & Collectibles auctions will handle the sale, with the auction ending around March 13-15. Yesterday we teased a huge Batman announcement concerning the upcoming Hake’s Americana […]

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CGC Insider #9 – Reader’s Crease

If you’ve ever visited this site to stare in amazement at a nice high grade copy of Wonder Woman #1 or Superman #2 and wondered how they became known as the best-graded copies, or wondered exactly what the difference was between this particular copy of Action Comics #1 and this other copy of Action Comics […]

Want To Help Victims Of Hurricane Harvey And Get Some New Comics As Well?

CGC Signature Series Facilitator – and long time friend of mine – Rich Henn is currently selling off thousands of CGC books to raise funds to donate to the victims of Hurricane Harvey (and likely Irma as well, oh my yikes hurricane season). Henn has well over 10,000 SS CGC books, and is willing to […]



An Amazing Fantasy 15 CGC 8.0 Has Sold For A Record Breaking $261,010 At ComicLink

Amazing Fantasy #15–the first appearance of Spider-Man–is one of the most sought after books for collectors in the whole world. During this past weeks ComicLink auction, an Amazing Fantasy #15 CGC 8.0 sold for a record breaking $261,010, an incredible price for the book. Currently, guide has the book listed at $66,000.The owner of the book […]


CGC Insider #8 – The Effect of Staining On Comic Book Grading

If you’ve ever visited this site to stare in amazement at a nice high grade copy of Wonder Woman #1 or Superman #2 and wondered how they became known as the best-graded copies, or wondered exactly what the difference was between this particular copy of Action Comics #1 and this other copy of Action Comics […]

New Walking Dead CGC Labels To Debut At C2E2

Are you a fan of CGC? What about The Walking Dead? If so, you’re in luck! CGC and Skybound Entertainment have teamed up to create the first ever, full color character labels featuring fan favorites Rick, Michonne, Negan and Walker from the wildly popular Eisner winning series. The label will debut at C2E2 Apirl 21-23 […]

CGC Insider #7: Impact Crunch

If you’ve ever visited this site to stare in amazement at a nice high grade copy of Wonder Woman #1 or Superman #2 and wondered how they became known as the best-graded copies, or wondered exactly what the difference was between this particular copy of Action Comics #1 and this other copy of Action Comics […]

Has Riverdale Had An Impact On The Archie Comic Market?

For the past two years there’s been a steady incline in the sale of Golden Age and key issue Archie comics. Pep 22’s have been sold at healthy prices, while Archie 1’s have also seen their fair share of action. In general, the first 10 issues of Archie comics generally go for 3 times what […]


CGC Insider #6: Stamps

If you’ve ever visited this site to stare in amazement at a nice high grade copy of Wonder Woman #1 or Superman #2 and wondered how they became known as the best-graded copies, or wondered exactly what the difference was between this particular copy of Action Comics #1 and this other copy of Action Comics […]

CGC Insider #5: Rusty Staples

If you’ve ever visited this site to stare in amazement at a nice high grade copy of Wonder Woman #1 or Superman #2 and wondered how they became known as the best-graded copies, or wondered exactly what the difference was between this particular copy of Action Comics #1 and this other copy of Action Comics […]