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CGC New Holder Has Arrived!
CGC has provided MySlabbedComics with a Press Kit including a sample of the new holder, check out out the new state of the art product!
Assign To Comic has been updated
MySlabbedComics's Archive of graded comics has been synchronized with the Grand Comic Database. What is the "Assign" function? Click here to find out...
CGC and Boom! Announce George Perez Label
CGC and Boom! Studios have teamed up with George Perez to create the first-ever custom art CGC label. Perez hand-sketched characters from the Sirens series for a certification label that will be available just in time for encapsulation with Sirens #4, scheduled for release by Boom! Studios on July 8 at San Diego Comic-Con.
CBCS Adds New Art Program
CBCS is proud to announce a groundbreaking and exciting new service for Sketch Covers and Original Artwork...
CGC Reflects on the Past 15 Years
As CGC enters its 15th year in the comics industry, CGC sits down with Primary Grader Paul Litch to discuss how CGC got started and evolved to where they are today.
Legendary Batman Artist 'Norm Breyfogle' Stroke Fund
NORM BREYFOGLE SUFFERs STROKE and has a long road to recovery ahead with extended therapy and has no insurance. as a legendary BATMAN ARTIST. his lifetime savings has already been dwindled down to nothing paying for for out of pocket, insurmountable medical expenses in nearly a week in I.C.U.
CGC Launches New Restoration/Conservation Label
Beginning July 1, 2014, CGC will introduce an expanded Restoration scale, and introduce a new Conservation category for comic books with specific professional repairs. Click here for more details!
New Grading Company Makes It's Debut This Weekend!
Steve Borock's new company CBCS ( Comic Book Certification Service) will open their doors Tuesday June 3 and should quickly make an impact on our Hobby with quality grading, superior customer service and guaranteed turn around times!
Outstanding Celebrity Signature Series Slabs Now Uploaded!
MSC member seanfingh recently uploaded 21 new slabs with a heavy emphasis on celebrity Signature Series including John Travolta, William Defoe, David Hasselhoff, Walking Dead signed by (10) cast members, Sid & Marty Croft and much more! Check them all out here!
Free Premium Membership Status To be Extended
This week the trial free Premium Membership offer will be extended until further notice! This will allow all members to utilize options such as posting books For Sale in the Comics For Sale- Members section & Promote Your Auctions. If there are any questions please use the...
Venom Movie Buzz Has Prices On The Rise
The recently announced potential Venom movie has resulted in prices of 9.8 slabs heading back towards the $1000 mark. After being mostly around the $500-600 mark for 2012, 2013 had seen prices in the $600-$800= with a $1000 recorded sale before settling back down to the $675-750 range through the summer. Fall activity has seen a spike and most recently this week has been back up to $850. Where will go from here??
MySlabbedComics Moving To New Server Tonight
MySlabbedComics admin will not be accessible from midnight EST tonight April 18th until we're done. We hope that time is around Noon EST Friday April 19th, although we cannot guarantee when it will happen. We'll post here when the Admin is available again. Of course, if you find issues with the redesign or the site not working, please contact us through the website.
CGC Grading On-Site At Megacon March 15-17
On-site comic book and magazine grading, as well as regular submissions and Signature Series witnessed signature authentication services, will be available March 15–17 in Orlando.
CGC Announces New Submission Forms Effective March 1, 2013
CGC has announced new submission forms that will go into effect March 1, 2013. The two most significant changes are an updated Return Shipping table and a new signature/authorization box. No price changes have been made at this time. All comics received by CGC after March 1, 2013, should be accompanied by the new submission form. Fillable PDF and on-line submission forms are accessible by Collectors Society members on the website.
The Return Shipping table for postage/handling and insurance (
CGC Acquires Classics Incorporated
Beginning February 1, 2013, Classics Incorporated’s services will be offered in conjunction with those offered by Certified Guaranty Corporation (CGC®). Click here for full story.
CGC Grades 2 Million Comic Books
Certified Guaranty Company™ (CGC®) www.CGCcomics.com, the only independent comic certification and grading company, announced Tuesday that it has graded its 2 millionth comic book.
Batman #1 CGC 9.2 Sells For $850,000
A high-grade example of the sought-after comic book Batman #1 (1940) has been sold for $850,000 in a private transaction via HA.com's ComicMarket, Heritage Auctions has announced.
Featured Sketch Covers
Featured Sketch Cover of the Week!
Walt Simonson's Shi from the Vet Tix series is this week's Featured Sketch Cover, make sure to check out all the other covers in the series!
Featured Sketch Cover of the Week
Wrapping up ou first month of Featured Sketch covers posted every Wednesday is a Batman sketch by David Finch upoloaded by Triston Pence.
Featured Sketch Cover of the Week
Welcome to MySlabbedComics new weekly feature showcasing the Sketch Cover of the Week! This week's selection is from the Hulk 1 Hero Initiative 100 Project, sketch is by Matt Wagner.
mycomicshop May Auction Opens For Bidding On Monday May 9th
Preview the May auction: bidding opens Monday May 9. Featuring Action #252 CGC 5.5, Amazing Spider-Man #1 CGC 5.0, Detective #37 FR, Hulk #1 GD-, Star Wars #1 CGC 9.8, Superman #1 CGC Coverless, Batman Adventures #12 VF/NM, Dark Knight III Master Race 1:500 CBCS 9.8, Walking Dead #1 CGC 9.6 SS Kirkman/Moore, Christmas Card from Joe Shuster to Larry Englehart 1960, & Original Cover Art: X-Men Firsts!
mycomicshop February auction is now open for bidding!
Featuring Detective #40 CGC 4.5 SS Jerry Robinson, Shield-Wizard #1 CGC 5.5, Amazing Spider-Man #1 CGC 2.0, Avengers #1 CGC 2.0, Journey Into Mystery #85 CGC 7.0, Justice League #1 CGC 5.5, Marvel Premiere #15 CGC 9.6, Strange Tales #110 CGC 3.5, Albedo #2 CGC 9.4, Dark Knight Returns #1 CGC 9.8 SS Frank Miller, Batman TV Show Merchandising Backdrop, & more!
mycomicshop September Auction Is Now Open For Bidding!
September auction now open! Featuring Amazing Spider-Man #129 CGC 9.0, Avengers #57 CGC 9.2, Avengers #58 CGC 9.8, Batman #4 CGC 3.0, Justice League #1 CGC 4.0, Showcase #22 CGC 3.5, Batman Adventures #12 CGC 9.6, Spider-Gwen #1 1:00 Incentive CGC 9.8, Walking Dead #1 CGC 9.6, 9.4 SS, and 7.5, & more!
Upload Your mycomicshop Auction Wins!
Did you have any winning bids in the recent mycomicshop April auction? If so, upload your new slabs for all to see! Also get ready for the upcoming May auction stating soon.
mycomicshop November Auction Starts Today!
Bid now in the November auction! Featuring All-Flash #2 CGC 7.0, Amazing Spider-Man #1 CGC 1.8, Fantastic Four #1 VG Restored, X-Men #99 CGC 9.8 SS, Walking Dead #1 VF, & more!
Hotflips Has Slabs For Sale!
Check out the current selection of over 100 9.6-9.9 slabs now available from Hotflips including lots of High Grade convention exclusives from BIG DOG INK, ZENESCOPE Entertainment, WALKING DEAD, Spider-man, Batman & so much more.
Sparkle City Comics Ending Thursday
Lots of great comics available from Sparkle City Comics ending on ebay this week including Fantastic Four #46 CGC 9.2, 1st Full Appearance of Black Bolt
1st CBCS Slab Sells On ebay!
Marking a historic first, the newly opened grading company Comic Book Certification Service (CBCS) had it's 1st slab sell on ebay yesterday for the price of
CBCS Announces Grading Tiers & Prices
In anticipation of the upcoming launching of Comic Book Certification Service's website, founder Steve Borock has released tier & pricing information.
Comiclink Featured Auction Closes Tonight Through Thursday
The Featured Auction showcases in incredibly impressive selection of valuable, vintage comic books and exceptional original comic related artwork. The comic book sessions of the auction close on TODAY (Tuesday) and tomorrow (Wednesday), and the original art session of the auction closes on Thursday, February 27th. Each session's lots will begin closing at 8pm Eastern Time.
Sparkle City Comics Auctions End Tonight
Check out the latest selection of slabs from Sparkle City Comics including Adventure Comics #68, #92, #100, #300, All_Star Comics #6, Pre Code Horror, Creepy #1, Fight Comics #35, Incredible Hulk #181, Marvel Mystery Comics #61, Startling Comics #10, Wonder Comics #17, X-Men #94, Zip Comics #8 and much more!
Golden Age to Modern Age Slab Auctions Ending Tonight At Sparkle City Comics
This week's selection includes Tales of Suspense #39, Adventure Comics #247, Famous Funnies #210, Journey Into Mystery #5,6,8,10, Superman #10,16,17,25, New Mutants #98, Next Men #21 and lots more!
Sparkle City Comics Slabs Ending Tonight!
Check out this week's fantastic selection of slabs at auction including All-Star Waestern #10 (1st Jonah Hex), Amazing Fantasy #15, Archie Comics #1, #2, #6, Batman #8, #14, #227, Batman Adventures #12, Captain America Comics #2, #66, Cerebus #1 and so much more!
Sunday Internet Comics Auction Ends Tonight
Over 130+ slabs available in this week's Heritage Sunday Internet Comics Auction including Amazing Spider-Man #5 CGC 7.0, Amazing Spider-Man #300 CGC 9.8, Avengerss #4 CGC 6.5 & 4.0 plus much more!
Sparkle City Auction Shines Again!
Check out this week's selection of slabs from Sparkle City Auctions including Archie Comics #1 & #2, Superman #2, Suspense Comics #3, Captain America Comics #66, Jackpot Comics #4 and many more!
Sparkle City Auctions Ending This Weekend
This week's Sparkle City Comic auctions include 1st Jonah Hex, 1st Morbius, many early and high grade Amazing Spider-Man, Batman #38, 48, 105, Cerebus #1, early Fiction House Fight & Rangers, EC horror, Superman #14 and much more!
ComicLink September Focused Auction Lots are starting to close!
Session one's Key and high-grade Silver and Early Bronze Age lots containing titles starting with the letters "A" thru "I" are now starting to close! The rest of the titles within this session will close on Wednesday. Golden Age will close on Thursday, as well as the first round of CGC Graded Late Bronze and Modern Age comic books. Remaining lots from that session and all of Session 4 (Assorted Comic Book Lots) will close on Friday. The auction is loaded with key and high-grade Silver and Br
Action Comics #7, 10, 13, 14, 32 And More End Sunday
Sparkle City Comics presents an outstanding selection of slabs this week, don't miss out! Selections include Action Comics, Amazing Fantasy #15, Amazing Spider-Man #1, 14, 129, Hulk #1, 180, 181, Brave and the Bold #28 (2 copies), Archie #50 Classic Cover, more Archies, Avengers #1 (2 copies), 4, Captain America Comics #46, Donald Duck Atom Bomb, Daredevil #1, Famous Funnies #1, Fantastic Four #5, Giant-Size X-Men #1, Iron Man #1, 55, Marvel Mystery Comics #17 && #63, many Pep Comics issues, Su
Sparkle City Auctions Ending This Weekend
Check this week's selection of slabs including 1950s DC titles, Silver & Bronze Age Amazing Spider-Man, Avengers, Batman, Fantastic Four, Green lantern, Incredible Hulk, Iron Man, Tales to Astonish, Tales of Suspense, X-Men and more!
ComicLink August Featured Auction is Underway
The ComicLink August Featured Auction is now underway with an incredible selection of over 1350 comic book and original art lots from which to choose. There are impressive highlights across all segments of the hobby. Valuable CGC graded comic books from all eras are offered primarily unencumbered by reserves, and there are many original art works that truly impress.
Sparkle City Comics Auctions Ending Today
This week's selection includes Golden Age Detective Comics #58 1st App. of the Penguin, Superman #11, EC horror, other Pre-Code horror, Showcase #4, multiple Hulk #181s, Amazing Spider-Man #121, 122, 129 plus many more!
Sparkle City Auctions Ending Wednesday
This week's auction selection include Human Torch #18, Phantom Lady #15, Young Allies #7, Tales of Suspense #39, Fantastic Four #12, Green lantern #76 and more great Golden to Bronze Age slabs!
Sparkle City Comics Auctions Ending Wednesday
This week's 130+ auction selections include Conan #1 CGC 9.6, high grade Bronze Age Batman/Detectives, Avengers #57 CGC 9.2, Iron Man #1, Marvel Spotlight #2, House of Secrets #92, Tales to Astonish #44 CGC 9.4 plus many more Golden to Bronze Age slabs!
140+ Sparkle City Comics Auctions Ending Tomorrow
This week's Sparkle City Comics auctions includes Golden age to Modern Age slabs such as three copies of Incredible Hulk #181, Amazing Spider-Man Annual #1 9.2 CGC, Avengers #57 CGC 9.2 Captain America 117 CGC 9.6, Exciting Comics #41 CGC 7.5, Silver Surfer #1 CGC 9.4 and many more!
Hero Intiative Walking Dead #100 Sketch Covers Ending Today
All winning bids have the option to have the sketch covered certified by CGC FOR FREE, check out the selection including covers by Sam Kieth, Gabriel Rodriguez, Todd Nauck, Tony Parker, Mike Norton, Mike Sparacio, Jim Zubkavich, Edwin Huang, Marat Mychaels and Mark McKenna
All Star Auctions Items End Today!
Slabs including Gaines File Copy of Weird Science #6, Superman #3 from the Jerry Robinson Collection, Batman #5 & 14 from the Jerry Robinson Collection, Batman #17, 23 plus many X-men slabs from #107-158, Amazing Spiderman #200, 252, Wolverine #1, and more!
Heritage ebay Auctions Ending Today
Check out the Marvel, DC & Atlas/Seaboard auctions ending today on ebay! This week's auction selections include Bronze Age Avengers, Human Torch, Iron Man, Marvel Two-In-One, Marvel Team-Up...
Heritage Sunday Internet Auction Ends Tonight
Check out out this week's delection of slabs including Detective Comics #118 Joker cover, Harbey File Copies galore, Exciting Comics #57 Schomburg cover, Fantastic Four #50 CGC 9.2, high grade Dells, Incredible Hulk #181 CGC 9.2, Journey Into Mystery #93, 100, 112, Junior #10, Showcase #9 Lois Lane, Startling Tales #11 Classic LB Cole cover and many more!
Sparkle City Auctions Ending Sunday
This week's selection of Gold-Bronze Age slabs includes Captain America #46, Detective Comics #69 Joker Cover, Famous Funnies #214 Frazetta cover, Superman #14, Shocase #4 and much more!
Comiclink Featured May Auction Ending Soon!
The ComicLink May Featured Auction closes next Tuesday through Thursday! There are over 1350 comic book and original comic art lots up for grabs and impressive highlights across all segments of the hobby! Valuable comic books from the Golden, Silver, Bronze and Modern Ages
Sparkle City Comic Auctions End Sunday
With over 180 items available in this week's Sparkle City Comics auctions there are many highest graded and 2nd highest graded copies as well as a ton of Timelys, WWII covers, Pre-Code Horror, Western, Romance and Good Girl covers
mycomicshop Auction Running Now Through May 16th
Check out the slab selection in the latest mycomicshop auction which includes Action Comics #41, Adventure Comics #48, Batman #18, #72, Captain America #42 plus many more Golden Age through Modern Age selections.
Amazing Fantasy #15 & More Available in Heritage Sunday Internet Auction
There are over 100+ slabs to choose from in this week's auction including Amazing Fantasy #15, Amazing Spider-Man #2, Avengers #1, Conan #1, Daredevil #1, Fantastic Four #1, Journey Into Mystery #83, Showcase #9, Tales of Suspense #39, Tales to Astonish #27, X-Men #1 plus many more!
Sparkle City Auctions End Sunday!
This week's selection of CGC graded comics includes All Star Comics #3, ASM #15-50, 100, 101, 121, Batmans between #90-139, High Grade Fantastic Four lot, Incredible Hulk #182, Savge Tales (Magazine) #1, Tales of Suspense slabs, Tomb of Dracula #1, Vampirella #1 and many more!
Sparkle City Session 2 Ends On Sunday!
Another great batch of slabs available this week from Sparkle City Comics including (24) Amazing Spider-Mans, Golden Age Schomburg covers, Catman #20 (Hitler Strangulation cover), a dozen Daredevils, House of Secrets #92, Star Comics #3 and many more!
Heritage Internet Comics Auction Ends Tonight
Check out the numerous slab options ending tonight, including Amazing Spider-Man 3, 7, 11, 13-15 & more, Avenger #1, Batman #227 CGC 8.0, Captain America, Conan, Daredevil, Fantastic Four #1 (Golden Record), early Golden Age Four Colors, Iron Man #55, Startling Comics #52, pre-hero Tales of Suspense, Savage Sword of Conan #1 (UK) and many more!
100 Auctions Ending Sunday
Sparkle City Comics Weekly Auctions offers 100 CGC slabs for bidding this week including Flash Comics #123, Amazing Spider-Man #14, 50, Superman #123, Our Gang #1, Brave and the Bold #34, Strange Worlds #1, Iron Fist #14, Tomb of Dracula #1 and many more!
MSC Member Columbia Comics Offering Slabbed Keys and Semi-Keys
Check out the selection including Detective Comics #225, Batman #232, Fantastic Four #48, Crime Suspenstories #22, Avengers #1, Amazing Spider-Man #129, Journey Into Mystery #83, and many more...Contact Columbia Comics using the email function on MySlabbedComics.com for info on multiple item discounts!
Sparkle City Auctions Ending Sunday
This week's Sparkle City ebay offerings cover Golden Age through Bronze Age with Star Ranger #5, Action Comics #53, Detective Comics #400 CGC 9.8, Fantastic Fouyr #5, X-Men #94 & more
Bid Early & Often On Sparkle City's New Auction Listings
Some fantastic items in this weeks auction listing for Sparkle City Comics including Amazing Spider-Man #1, Marvel Mystery Comics #76, Is This Tomorrow(promotional), Incredible Hulk #181, Giant Size X-Men #1, Daredevil #1, Avengers #4 and many more!
Sparkle City Auctions Ending Sunday!
Check out the current batch of slabs now available at auction from Sparkle City Comics including Marvel Mystery Comics #37 & #70, Captain America Comics #11, Detective Comics #400 CGC 9.8, Hulk #3, GS X-Men #1, Captain Marvel Adventures #1, Adventure Comics #247 and many more!
Happy and safe holiday wishes to your and yours- and enjoy some classic football comic covers!
Happy Veteran's Day
Today we honor the service of all US military veterans, and thank them for their dedicated and loyal service to our country.
Sparkle City Auctions Ending Soon
Some nice Golden & Silver Age slabs ending soon including Captain America Comics #1, Batman #1, Detective Comics #33, Green Lantern #76
New Member r0b3m4n's Auctions Now Running
Check out the current selection of slabs now on ebay including Frank Frazetta signed Creepy #27 CGC 9.6, ASM #300 CGC 9.8, Chew #1 Limited Edition CGC 9.9, Daredevil #158 CGC 9.8 plus much more.
Click here to check out the available Halloween related slabs on ebay!
Spotlight On: Frank Frazetta
Member Seanfingh recently posted a Vampirella #1 signed by legendary Frank Frazetta...check out available Frazetta slabs for sale!
Spotlight On Member: cheetah
Check out the new additions of Fiction House slabs to the Collection of member cheetah and then the selection of available Fiction House slabs on ebay!
Many Silver Age Keys in ComicLink’s July Focused Auction!
ComicLink’s July Focused Auction begins on Friday July 6th, featuring comic books from the Golden Age through the Modern era. The still-growing preview already includes numerous Silver Age keys making this auction a must-watch for fans of the popular collecting era.
Summer of SuperHeros Auction Close June 24th
eBay has teamed up with Sparkle City Comics to host a premier series of comic auctions, featuring some amazing CGC-graded comics, original comic art, and collections and runs. There will be over 300 items offered, valued at over $500,000 and best of all, all items start at $0.99 (with a few using a reserve).
Ebay Hot With Avengers Fever
With box office records being set with this past weekend Avenger's movie opening, there are plenty of opportunities to bid on Avengers comics on ebay.
ComicLink Sells Tales of Suspense #39 CGC 9.6 for $375,000
ComicLink has sold Tales of Suspense #39 in the condition of CGC 9.6, for $375,000. This is the second highest publicly reported sale ever for a comic published during the period known as the Silver Age of comic books, which represents the time period between late 1956 through 1969.
Pedigree's Grand Auction Closes March 22
Pedigree Comics’ March Grand Auction got underway on Monday, March 12 and it wraps up on the night of Thursday, March 22, 2012 beginning at 7:57 PM EDT with the first lot.
ComicLink Winter Featured Auction Is Ending
ComicLink’s Winter Featured Auction is ending right now, so it’s time to place your bids on more than 1,000 impressive CGC-graded comic book lots, and many exciting original art lots.
CBCS At Four Shows This Weekend!
It's a ground-breaking weekend for CBCS! Catch them at Toronto ComiCon, C2E2, Silicon Valley ComiCon & the Daytona Beach Comic Convention
CGC Accepting Submissions at Baltimore Comic-Con
CGC will be accepting submissions for all service levels at Baltimore Comic-Con at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD, September 7–8. These include Modern*, Economy, Standard, Express and more! Stop by the CGC booth #1105 to submit comic books or magazines for regular turnaround. All submissions will be sent to our office in Sarasota, Fla.
Hero Initiative At NYCC
Hero Initiative, the only federally chartered non-profit that helps comic creators in financial and medical need, is pleased to announce its attendance at New York Comic Con
Artist's Choice Booth At New York Comic Con
THE ARTIST'S CHOICE is proud to announce a collection of some of the
greatest talent in comics ( past & present ) appearing at our booth in the
Artist's Alley at The New York Comic Con.
CGC to set up at NY Comic Book Marketplace
Just in time to thaw out New York City and welcome Spring, Mike Carbo will be having his Annual One Day Comic Book Show to warm the hearts of all comic loving fans! Plus, CGC will be attending to accept submissions and offer Signature Series services.
CGC Accepting Submissions at C2E2
C2E2 has a terrific line-up of guests again his year! You don't want to miss this show or the opportunity to take advantage of their Signature Series services.
CGC Accepting Submissions at Emerald City Comicon
Emerald City Comicon has a great lineup of artists and guests. Don't miss this opportunity to submit your comics and magazines to CGC or have a few books witnessed under the prestigious Signature Series designation.
CGC Accepting Submissions at WonderCon
CGC will be accepting submissions for all service levels at WonderCon at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California, March 16–18, 2012. These include Modern*, Economy, Standard, Express and more! Stop by the CGC booth to submit comic books ormagazines for regular turnaround. All submissions will be sent to our office in Sarasota, Florida.