Archive for June, 2014

New Professional Comic Book Grading Service – CBCS

There’s some new competition in the professional comic book grading services industry brought to us by none other than Steve Borock. The new company is Comic Book Certification Service or CBCS and expects to go live in July. You can visit the CBCS website here, although at the current time it is just a placeholder […]


CGC Mobile Verification Tool

I’m happy to announce that CGC has introduced a mobile certification tool! This is similar to the product offered for coin collectors and an important addition to the hobby. They have also announced there will be several enhancements in the coming year including the ability to purchase grade notes. You can visit the mobile verification […]


CGC Comics – Comic Book Glossary

CGC Comics – CGC stands for Certified Guaranty Company. CGC is a professional grading company specializing in grading and encapsulating comic books and magazines. CGC was founded in 2000 and has graded over 2 million comic books. Their service includes restoration check, grade assignment, and final encapsulation. CGC uses the following 10 point grading scale: […]