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Turn Around Time 10.0 tylerindo 332 10 hourscircuitryusa (25): For all those 11/2021 and 12/2021 pressing modern orders that completed pressing recently ... anyone head off into grading yet?? Mine have just been sitting at "Received" but no emails, nada... I'm sure they are at least done with pressing based on the Pressing Thread updates from Steve, and the fact they went from "Pressing" to "Received" on the "Print Invoice"... Just curious if anyone else has had...
  CBCS Forum Name Change, Moderation, and Suspension Thread The_Watcher 112 17 hoursJesse_O (34489): 12-08-2022 "slq955" name changed to "Revan_Q".
CBCS Pressing Update Vol 1, #2 SteveRicketts 612 22 hoursSteveRicketts (14570): @slq955 No, but if they're not bundled with a modern order they'll have a faster turnaround. At least at this time.
Weekly Cover Contest Discussion Thread Part Deux DrWatson 224 5 dayssoutherncross (21651): ,
New Message Board Atmosphere SteveRicketts 116 2 monthsDrWatson (37973): That wouldn't have gotten you banned, probably wouldn't have even warranted a strike unless it was beyond the pale or included pictures.
CBCS 101: A Newbie's Guide. dielinfinite 423 2 monthsAirwave (1): Thanks for the response! I am not sure, but will try to get a better picture. I guess my bigger question is, does it still seem like it should grade as a 9.2 with the pages visible or should it be lower? Thanks again!
  CBCS Official Statement J.Haas 128 3 monthsJesse_O (34489): Well, after reading up on the situation, I better understand what you are referring to. I didn't get too deep into it, but from what I see these are foil images added right to the existing cover. At least as early as 2009, CGC was giving these universal labels and calling them variants. If I got that wrong, please clarify. I'm guessing that since CGC had set that precedent, CBCS followed suit. As to whether or not these ARE variants seems to...
  NEW MAILING ADDRESS 07-28-22 Jesse_O 1 4 monthsJesse_O (34489):
  Board Rules about Political Posts: Please Read SteveRicketts 108 2 yearsOGJackster (38301):
  CBCS Authorized Signature Program announcements thread. Jesse_O 4 3 yearsJesse_O (34489): ASP rule changes from 2018. CBCS is announcing some changes to our Authentic Signature Program. CBCS is dedicated to keeping the integrity of the ASP at the highest level, and over the last 12 months, it has become evident that change was needed. We did not make these changes sitting in a boardroom, we actively solicited and received feedback from both our customers, creators and Authorized Witnesses. The overwhelming area people thought we...
  Weekly cover contest winners Jesse_O 1 3 yearsJesse_O (34489): Week 01 - Genesis (winner @Darkga) Week 02 - Madness (winner @Maverick) Week 03 - The Horror (winner @Helric1) Week 04 - Robots (winner @Darkga) Week 05 - Femme Fatale (winner @Jeremy_K) Week 06 - Pets (winner @Despain) Week 07 - Outer Space (winner @Helric1) Week 08 - Water (winner @AndyRexia) Week 09 - Death (winner @esaravo) Week 10 - Dragons (winner @steveinthecity) Week 11 - Sports (winner @esaravo) Week 12 - Catfight (winner...
  CBCS Forum Selling Guidelines The_Watcher 1 4 yearsThe_Watcher (4064): As a courtesy to its members, CBCS allows the selling and trading of books and comic related art on its forum. ANY SALE OR TRADE IS DONE AT THE BUYER'S OWN RISK. Neither CBCS, Administration, nor Moderation will act as arbitrators in the case of a dispute. Disputes need to worked out between the buyer and seller. The selling guidelines are as follows: ● Only CBCS, CGC, raw books, comic related art, or other comic related items are...
  CBCS FAQ Jesse_O 1 5 yearsJesse_O (34489): What does a checkmark (asterisk online) by the grade mean? In rare cases, a comic book will look much better than the given grade. In these rare cases, a Check Mark will be placed on the label by the numerical grade. The best way to understand why a specific comic book received a Check Mark designation is to refer to the graders' notes. Example: a comic is graded 8.0. However, the covers are such that it looks like a 8.5 or a 9.0. CBCS...
  CBCS Message Board - Terms of Use SteveRicketts 1 7 yearsSteveRicketts (14570): CBCS Message Board Terms of Use Created: December 15, 2015 Last update: March 30, 2018 The CBCS discussion forum and message board [the “Forum” or “CBCS Message Board”] accessible through the Web site [the “Site”] [collectively the “Forum Services”] is brought to you by Comic Book Certification Service, LLC [“CBCS,” “we,” “our,” or “Company”]. In addition to any other Terms of Use and/or...
Weekly Cover Contest #327: Me and My Shadow esaravo 52 11 minutesQuaBrot (1778): New contest posted! I hope it is fun!
Weekly Cover Contest #328 - Winning! QuaBrot 2 12 minutesQuaBrot (1778): I'll go first to show an example:
2022 CBCS Holiday gift exchange Jesse_O 93 18 minutessborock (46291): My gift shipped and should be to my chosen person already (I hope!) Hope he likes it! Fingers crossed.
My Japan Adventure Byrdibyrd 236 20 minutessborock (46291): @DrWatson I was thinking the same thing.....
(Just for fun) ID this cover... CONTINUED OGJackster 34569 27 minutessborock (46291): Good morning! 1st clue
CBCS Only Slabs You Just Got Back #2 GAC 289 28 minutesJoosh (3713): I recently got back over 60 books from CBCS and no errors! Most are on their way to Mycomicshop for consignment. Here’s a few I held back for the PC.
If I buy an ungraded unauthenticated sketch cover... multi007 11 55 minutesDrWatson (37973): And that's why they don't verify sketches.
Found cache need help with supplies Element_Lad 9 2 hoursElement_Lad (775): Found some old GI Joe's not the little ones from the cartoon and the 1980's. These are the original scar faced ones from the 1960's - 1970's. Mobile Command Unit too. Some old games (on boards folks) like Which Witch? and such. Still digging. That damned Arc of the Convenient Indiana found is in here somewhere. :D
Foreign Comics Year End Clearance Sale! HotKeyComics 5 2 hoursJames42 (574): I'm new to non-English foreign comics, and I am with you on the market potential. Mostly. I don't think any of the reprints will ever be worth what the originals are. But there is a ton of headroom in the market for them to rise to where they should be.
Pgx another example cesidio 17 2 hoursSigur_Ros (2721): To me, they always seemed similar to the "Gem Mint" card grading company whose product I would see at Meijer stores, where every card they graded was coincidentally gem mint 10, despite condition.
2022 NFL Week 14 picks and discussion Jesse_O 30 2 hourszdoes10 (7124):
Santa's Advent Calendar OGJackster 2 2 hoursenaz13 (1312): I may be a bad person, I thought for a second it said Satan's advent calendar and was curious what that would look like.
The World will be watching... How about you? WMorse 90 3 hoursWMorse (15717):
Comic Book Day of the Year Calendar DrWatson 5711 5 hoursStudley_Dudley (38991):
Golden Age Sale: All LB Cole Comics, 7 books in all! Come have a look! lucjan 15 9 hourslucjan (35): Thanks! Will have to move this somewhere else. If anyone has any interest, feel free to give me a shout. Some flexibility in prices (some books, more than others). Btw, is there a way to close/lock this thread, or just stop bumping it?! haha. Cheers!
Let's see your pets! starlord 388 11 hoursEbayMafia (30288): This never gets old for me:
OT; What are you eating/ cooking; Part 3. HeinzDad 283 11 hoursflanders (18277): My mouth was watering too much to resist. Homemade lower salt pizza incoming.
Ask questions here without starting a new thread 2022 - part 3 poka 137 12 hourssoutherncross (21651): A speed bump would stop that car dead
New to Your Collection #15 dielinfinite 365 13 hoursflanders (18277): I received this cool glow in the dark comic recently. Thanks @Bronte!
What are you listening to? 3.0 HeinzDad 912 14 hoursWMorse (15717):
Off topic; fishing. Show your catch part 2 KatKomics 106 14 hoursFrontier2Xterra (11224): Notice the sweatshirt change. May or may not have slipped. Only me, the fish, and some squirrel know the truth. Lol
Raw grading submission? xanman2112 8 14 hoursradd76 (405): @IronMan if they do open up raw grade again (which I feel like they will at special events and maybe even for a time period like for a month or so they allow submissions for it)- then I would just say be ready to submit when you see it- But be aware it almost certainly will increase in price - remember price increase for graded slabs were to account for raw material price increase AND wages increasing as well- they would most certainly raise...
(Likely Cards): Huge Savings Start Tomorrow: 25% - 50% off GAC 58 16 hoursByrdibyrd (17162): @esaravo That's fantastic! I really wish I'd sent some books in, except for the part where I'm not in the country to receive them.
A Few Repeat CGC Slabs For Sale!!! Galen130 65 16 hoursGalen130 (2593): I realized something I need to change in my sale rules on page one: No personal checks, unless it’s a very unique situation. Message me if you have questions. Sorry for the hassle. 🙂👍🖖
OT: 3D Printing dielinfinite 56 18 hoursdielinfinite (24614): Thanks! I have like one or two cousins coming over on Sunday for a bit of a paint & play party. Trying to snag a couple of co-workers, too. Battletech’s less intimidating to start with than Warhammer’s giant armies and I already like the property from the video games. I also watched the Saturday morning cartoon over the weekend. It’s actually pretty cool for what it was!
For Sale: Copper/Modern Raw Comics---Massive Collection!!! Galen130 244 20 hoursGalen130 (2593): That's it for X-Factor!!! Tomorrow, I hope to start my X-Force listings. Thanks for stopping by!!! :)
TODAY IN COMIC BOOK HISTORY OGJackster 579 21 hoursOGJackster (38301): December 8 Despite their resemblance to insects, the Brood have endoskeletons as well as exoskeletons. Also unlike insects, they have fanged jaws instead of mandibles. Their skulls are triangular and flat, with a birthmark between their large eyes. Their two front legs are actually long tentacles they can use to manipulate objects. Due to their natural body armor and teeth, the Brood are very dangerous in combat. In addition, they have stingers...
McFarlane signing xvipah 179 1 dayNuffsaid111 (14029): That will go for some pretty $$$$ when all is said and done; regardless of grade.
Original Art, Commissions, & Sketch Cover thread #3 Siggy 101 1 dayEddieTheComicGuy (881): It’s been a while since I posted any of my work so I thought I’d share some of my latest.
Your 2022 Year in Review dielinfinite 19 1 dayEbayMafia (30288): The problem with waiting too long to just might end up following @Batman66. My purchases this year were pretty minimal compared to my sales. I dug through my MCS purchase history for 2022 and came up with a few that are noteworthy: Bought the 9.4 for investment purposes and sold my 9.0 a couple months later. ...
Batman and Martian Manhunter VS Iron Man and Silver Surfer! Who wins? CWill2021 23 2 daysGAC (49475):
The Golden Age of comics The_Watcher 5114 2 daysJgwalters100 (169): I really hope I'm in a position to get some of the old sub mariner comics.
Weekly MCS Auction ending Monday Dec 12th! Scifinator 9 2 daysfigment (7756): It's not us, we've got just the ones above, plus a few of these... Namor The First Mutant #2 CGC 9.8 Namor The First Mutant #3 CGC 9.8 Namor The First Mutant #4 CGC 9.8 Namor The First Mutant #5 CGC 9.8 Namor The First Mutant #6 CGC 9.8 ...
Figment's Fire Sale figment 239 2 daysfigment (7756): More Namor! Namor The First Mutant #2 CGC 9.8 Namor The First Mutant #3 CGC 9.8 Namor The First Mutant #4 CGC 9.8 Namor The First Mutant #5 CGC 9.8 Namor The First Mutant #6 CGC 9.8 ...
what is your most valuable non comic collectable power_struggle55 61 2 daysJoosh (3713): Thanks! It’s my dream car realized. If you are ever around eastern Indiana I’d be happy to take you for a ride and show my comics.
And yet THIS is why I bought comics… WndrWmn74 31 2 daysflanders (18277): I'm sorry to hear about what you're going through and I'll be praying for you.