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Updated AW rules effective 10-08-2019 Jesse_O 16 1 hourDarryl_H (897): If you are getting it witnessed correct, but not for VSP signature confirmation from us. This is a $25 CBCS VSP fee add on, however...
CBCS Turnaround 3.0 Virgincollector 688 3 hoursbrandon77 (123): https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/ff85eb144ee18e22dac4bb5e0995af09.jpg
IMPORTANT CBCS UPDATE - (PLEASE READ!) MARCH 23rd 2020!! Darryl_H 85 4 hoursDarryl_H (897): @esaravo My apologies. The question was asked and once we figure it out, we will let you guys know right away. Again my apologies for not responding sooner, that's all on me and I take full responsibility for dropping the ball. we will get you an answer ASAP guys!
Weekly Cover Contest Discussion Thread DrWatson 215 2 daysGAC (10972): Ha!! That's hilarious and a great idea!!
  CBCS Forum Moderation and Suspension Thread The_Watcher 52 5 daysJesse_O (14757): 04-04-2020 GanaSoth one week for posting political comments on the coronavirus thread.
CBCS Pressing Update SteveRicketts 24 5 daysRangerDoug275 (13): Just getting back on the forum. Thank you for your responses. I did find the Pressing note on my order now.
Newbie’s Guide to CBCS Canada dielinfinite 5 9 daysGAC (10972): .
CBCS Pressing Jesse_O 982 17 daysdielinfinite (12133): @SteveRicketts posted an update on Pressing Services They are currently working on books from mid-August, so about 7 months ago, and will continue operating until they are forced to do so. Apparently they have plans for beefing up the pressing program but due to the current state of things are waiting to implement until things settle down a bit.
Submitting to CBCS: A Newbie's Guide dielinfinite 64 2 monthstelerites (1): Thanks. I googled to see if I could find any graded examples (found none) and looked through the grading services which did not specifically state. I suspect they do not but I will give them a call.
Newbie’s Guide to Tracking your Order dielinfinite 29 3 monthsdielinfinite (12133): @Theprodigalbat I believe there was an supply issue that delayed RAW Book orders. You should send a message to @Darryl_H with your invoice number to see if he can update you on what’s delaying your order.
  CBCS Signature restrictions for AWs Jesse_O 2 6 monthsTimBildhauser (2220): UPDATED AS OF 10/16/2019 Witnessing Restriction List This information is current as of 10/16/2019 and is subject to change. ALL AW’s AND FACILITATORS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR KEEPING UP TO DATE WITH ANY CHANGES. AWs and Facilitators CANNOT witness: JOHN BYRNE ROBERT KIRKMAN TODD MCFARLANE DON ROSA Restricted J. SCOTT CAMPBELL (only through CBCS approved private signings) JIM LEE (only thru VIP...
Schedule an appointment with us! Jake_Fleming 37 7 monthsWalker1 (18): I recently sent books by mail and had it so they had to sign when recieved(sent usps). They signed, sent an e mail when the books were put away until graded, once grading started and I am sure once sent out. To ease nerves use a system that tracks mail sent out like usps.
New Personal AW application process Jake_Fleming 81 8 monthsJLA555 (389): @dielinfinite I am it's just a old list wondered if they had a new one
New Message Board Atmosphere SteveRicketts 79 1 yearshrewbeer (13164): Saw this post updated so I started reading a bit... this place used to be a bit of a circus... as frustrating as it was, actually kind of miss it 😁
Changes to ASP: AWs Please read spaulus 79 1 yearGabriel85301 (1553): I can speak highly about this dude, along with Ryan Hicks and Kevin.
  CBCS Forum Selling Guidelines The_Watcher 1 2 yearsThe_Watcher (3852): 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 3 yearsJesse_O (14757): 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 4 yearsSteveRicketts (8832): 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 cbcscomics.com 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...
Bernie Wrightson last signing event? xjagnew 5 1 mindrchaos (15204): The only time I met him was at Baltimore Comic Con. I forget the year (maybe 2015) but I was able to get him and Starlin to sign a few issues of Batman the Cult at that show.
Just for fun, kids recipes! OGJackster 14 1 minesaravo (29214): Here's one that I used to make back in my college days when we were cleaning out the refrigerator. Ed's Mac & Cheese Pizza Mix up a batch of your favorite Mac & Cheese (back when I was in college, you could sometimes get sales of 4 boxes for $1 - probably what I could have bought a Hulk #181 for back then too!). Get a casserole dish (around 10 x 10 or 12 x 12, depending on what you have and how thick you want your 'crust') and spray...
Comic Book Day of the Year Calendar DrWatson 96 21 minutesDrWatson (11010): https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/615e7cdfe76f8d7e1e287462ae5ba5d5.jpg
Spawn Kickstarter live BrashSmurf 16 25 minutesHexigore (585): Its at $811,000. Wow!
R.I.P. Mort Drucker Jesse_O 5 32 minutescrystalphoto (366): Rest in peace, Sir.
The One a Day Comic Fandom T-Shirt Thread. DrWatson 19 33 minutesDrWatson (11010): Captain America! https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/2a191d3ebefa8e58fd29a8ac79f1162d.png
Weekly Cover Contest - Essential Services KatKomics 55 34 minutespeterc777 (316): voted
Found in the wild, pulps & early underground comics Batman66 9 48 minutesDavidM (980): Nice pickup! :cool:
xkonk's revived sale thread xkonk 407 1 hourxkonk (3781): Avengers vs X-Men lot: the 'Vs' series 1, 2, 3, 4, and 6; A + X 1, A vs X Consequences 1, and A-Babies Vs X-Babies 1 (for some reason, fairly pricey on MCS). All should be VF or better. Asking $15. https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/6138358bf99668be1f90794b42b130f6.jpg https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/2ea95a264d8d2b975c973f281e55cb49.jpg https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/e4f92a10cdd497a2bf0736c8ba25d68a.jpg ...
know of any brick & mortar stores with an eBay Presence?? Gabriel85301 9 2 hoursAmbush_Bug (175): I don't know about an ebay store, but in Toronto, "The Beguiling" is shipping directly to costumers. Orders over $50 have free shipping. http://www.beguilingbooksandart.com/
THE ONE AND ONLY CORONAVIRUS THREAD ALLOWED Jesse_O 601 2 hoursDrogio (6338): Update https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/0f863fde7ff7dbc13f05be1b0c61da44.png https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/21d253babd2986e7f4fa61f1b58ca464.png So what I can say after 6 days is outlook is slightly better, trending in the right direction. By my charts the peak deaths will be 3000 (average over 3 days) on or about 4/17 and about 40,000 total at that point (vice 3500 & 50k before). Mid May is 80k deaths (vice 90k)...
Steve Borock live Facebook Q&A event Darryl_H 8 4 hoursCatCovers (3107): This is what happens when I go a couple of days without visiting the forum...
CBCS questions? Concerns? Darryl_H 60 5 hoursDarryl_H (897): We can VSP this, but it may have to go SLAB ONLY or the Beckett route as its a bag, let me double check for you....
Can we facilitate more trading? EbaySeller 32 6 hoursDarkseid_of_town (6382): I noticed and wondered at it all....behave now Bronte!
The Golden Age of comics The_Watcher 3449 9 hoursGotlift (1784): @KomicKazi Great book. And a great write up. Thanks for sharing it’s a important piece of history. A true comic museum piece. I would take a hi-res picture and frame it and display it. As for the book (preserve) slab it and keep it out of the light. If you must look/show inside, pictures are worth a 1000 words. 🖖
What are you listening to? 2.0 Jesse_O 115 11 hoursCool_Fool (454): J o u r n e y - Escape - 1981 /LP Album https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T8gTlHInJIA
Does anyone else collect Funko pops here? Darkseid_of_town 50 13 hoursDarkseid_of_town (6382): Nice collection. I will ignore the obvious and intended insult given. I am just not as delicate as some are
Top 50 Comics in My Collection! Drahcir 85 16 hours50AE_DE (892): Here are 25 of my Top 50. https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/180120e3ea3013dae5255cc48885fdc1.png https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/3fd89fac5d11673bb39c9ee89c3ffcfd.jpg https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/607dca9e33036763c69c535bad7e86f2.jpg https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/3401b8f9bfe3fd3646bb61fa7784c471.jpg https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/4cbee57814712d55a0fd4471763426bf.jpg
Treasury-Sized Editions and Other Larger Than Magazine-Sized Books esaravo 129 17 hoursesaravo (29214): Might try to finish this off this weekend.
New to your collection #8 Duece411 216 18 hoursdaywalker (1372): Got these all the way from the U.K. for $60 shipped! Super happy with the condition! https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/fd1acd05fadd6d8fc7069ca2f1ebe40a.jpg https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/85bffdac60dbe59aa21263defed92b27.jpg https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/c21e03cd3e43f0d39f7d571bf0c800fd.jpg https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/634b4060a431c726568e9adb78f3f0ce.jpg https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/06b4b4ee9565abaf98d02daa19bb72e6.jpg...
Charity sale Sunday March 8th 7:30PM EST poka 361 18 hourspoka (15163): 1 more package delivered. @HulkSmash - last package from this sale. USPS still shows with USPS Chicago since March 18th. :O
Burned Covers Legalburning 32 20 hoursLegalburning (63): Thank you. I'll be submitting my first piece to you guys shortly. Appreciate it.
Quick question antoniofett 7 21 hours00slim (7008): I remember seeing at least one he’s shared. He’s got an incredible collection.
Early Golden Age Books For Sale tunglashr 3 22 hoursOGJackster (16111): Awesome books! If only I had the bucks :)
What comic books have you read today? michaelekrupp 59 22 hoursMaritimer (202): Currently reading DK III the Master Race, will finish later tonight.
FS: Slabs & Raw Keys obrie2tm 26 23 hoursobrie2tm (1031): Demon - Almost full set (missing #11) - Condition ranges from mid-grade 4.5-6 to higher grades in some of the later issues (7.0+) - $125 I will post more detailed photos of front and back this evening https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/8fc6406bb9be42bca23fbe5d58f5e2e4.jpg https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/7b8b3b6963a06f366eb2e10399666a1f.jpg https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/1d92255ec6bcfb2d420a968adec5ad2b.jpg...
Return Shipping rtdcomics 5 23 hoursxkonk (3781): Agree with the above. And if you're nervous, you only ever get charged when CBCS receives an order. You can make all the orders you want on the website, doesn't matter until you send one in.
CBCS March VSP Promo Extended until April 30th Darryl_H 26 1 dayggovel (30): Those are fantastic!! I'm in Albany, so hello from a bit further north :)
Remarqueable Masochism 14 1 dayMasochism (1547): https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/6dce1f931a37a0fda78cab8287ecb96e.jpg Spider-Man #1 featuring Carnage
TV Happenings OGJackster 670 1 dayKatKomics (7537): @Lonestar sshhhhhhh.....what happens in Canada stays in Canada
Ebay Deals, Dreck and Goofiness EbaySeller 129 1 dayGAC (10972): lol!!!!! 🤣🍻
Pedigree and provenance discussion thread (post’em if you got’em) CatmanAmerica 111 1 daythe420bandito (4438): Here is a tough book. Only 3 graded at 9.6 and zero at 9.8 https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/3b63bae52411b74dc65cebf6413eddee.png