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New Personal AW application process Jake_Fleming 26 2 hoursJklugh (52): Does that me we might not get approved even if we were approved before?
CBCS Turnaround 2.0 TimBildhauser 717 1 daySteveRicketts (7842): There is currently not a large backlog between grading to slab and slab to shipping. Once an order has been graded, they move along pretty smoothly.
CBCS Pressing Jesse_O 618 2 daysSteveRicketts (7842): @xkonk is correct. Sigs are not generally a problem, though there are exceptions. If I suspect there will be a problem, I won't press it and you won't be charged for pressing. Fast pass is on time. Modern tier books submitted today will be about 10 weeks to get pressed.
Schedule an appointment with us! Jake_Fleming 32 3 daysthe_mick (5): ....questions answered/resolved.
New Message Board Atmosphere SteveRicketts 77 2 monthsStudley_Dudley (4996): Sorry your sensibilities were hurt. You have some good insights. I see some of them across the street but I don't stay over there too often for time's sake.
  CBCS Forum Moderation and Suspension Thread The_Watcher 40 3 monthsJesse_O (8649): 12-01-2018 GanaSoth two week suspension for trolling and posting disruptive comments on the RIP President George HW Bush thread. This is GanSoth's second suspension in a year's time.
Changes to ASP: AWs Please read spaulus 78 4 monthsJesse_O (8649): 10-18-2018 Mark Roman announced a change on Facebook.
  CBCS Forum Selling Guidelines The_Watcher 1 6 monthsThe_Watcher (3771): 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...
  TAT Estimator Jesse_O 1 8 monthsJesse_O (8649): Link to TAT Estimator. Read description to use. CBCS TAT Estimator
  CBCS Signature restrictions for AWs Jesse_O 2 8 monthsJesse_O (8649): 06-22-2018 Updates from Mark Roman via Facebook. see link above. This is concerning Byrne: Updated Stan Lee signings by Mark Roman 9/06/2018.
  CBCS FAQ Jesse_O 1 2 yearsJesse_O (8649): 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 3 yearsSteveRicketts (7842): 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...
DC Streaming Service Jesse_O 5 7 minutesKatKomics (4116): cough..cough....although not available in Canada....I and others at my LCS may have seen these shows. So far so good - everyone liking Titans and only seen the 1st of Doom Patrol but it has potential!!!
WEEKLY COVER CONTEST - Week 130 - SOTI Headlights to Horror OGJackster 20 33 minutesCatCovers (977): I no longer have any SOTI books, but I used to have this one. And it's one of the most famous. So there. https://10deb7fbfece20ff53da-95da5b03499e7e5b086c55c243f676a1.ssl.cf1.rackcdn.com/d9c9ceeefa21474be967506723d7cda7_l.jpg
The first superhero - the Phantom!!! Jesse_O 22 1 hourkaptainmyke (20515): https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/74ce87a86880eb6d51fd8d3cf5b61100.jpg https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/aedf9c6c6c2d00e33b8000a9ebc3a37d.jpg Gold Key issue #3
Best way to store (not for show) your slabs no1lufcfan 28 1 hourkaptainmyke (20515): https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/aca16632586fe42b3b5c0fca7b895c2c.png https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/3d28b42aeb43ce95a791631468668586.jpg I use graded comic book boxes. In a dark climate controlled airplane hangar storage locker.
SIGNATURE WITNESSING FOR DALLAS COMIC SHOW APRIL 6-7, 2019 GenuineCOA 2 3 hoursGeoff (25): Hi Folks, Do you happen to know where the Comic Show will be? I mean the venue itself. I live just outside of Dallas and this would be my first event. I appreciate any information that you could provide. Thank you and have a great weekend!
Graham Crackers Comics Jesse_O 3 3 hoursStudley_Dudley (4996): I've been using GCC since 2014 for my new comics. Any time I've had a problem, they've always been quick to offer a solution. I really like them. Glad it worked out for you, @Jesse_O!
New Original Art, commissions, sketch covers thread Jesse_O 158 3 hoursJesse_O (8649): @xkonk I'm thinking about doing that with the Frankenstein Monster piece. But the max size for the ART program is 10.25 inches tall by 7.25 inches wide. That would effect the art if I trimmed this piece. @Bronte Yep, I noticed that, but it's a great style!! I wasn't aware that they made a rotating frame like that. And Thanks!!!
New To Your Collection #4 Frontier2Xterra 468 3 hoursDrogio (4514): https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/e3040c72e3084a5ca646ae092785a48e.jpg Picked this up out of a box of free comics. Looks NM or better a (no ticks or bends or finger prints). Probably won’t stay in my collection long as I can think of other things I can buy for the price this is going for lately.
Ed's Copper and Bronze Age Flash Sale esaravo 160 7 hoursesaravo (18233): Thanks again to everyone who participated. Packages have already been mailed to Florida, California, Texas, and New Jersey and they are expected to be delivered this Monday. I will be mailing out another package on Monday, and I am also holding some comics for a few other people too. What do I do with the unsold comics, you ask? Well once I decide to remove a comic from my collection to sell it, it is “awkward” to put it back. So here’s...
Anyone watching the umbrella academy Batman66 8 8 hoursIronMan (2937): I'm in the same place. Two episodes in, not sure if I like it or not. Large doses of family angst and relationship problems, special abilities of several not yet clearly laid out. Basically it's pretty boring up to this point. I'll watch a few more episodes to see if it grows on me or gets more to my liking. But I don't really LIKE having to do that. There is other stuff to watch, I shouldn't have to slog thru hours and hours of "bleh".
GAC: COMICS SALE ***OBO*** GAC 49 8 hoursGAC (4128): bump
GOLDEN AGE "FUNNY ANIMALS". martymann 566 8 hoursmichaelekrupp (2586): https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/130483fab2105b6d36c00acb50de4939.jpg
WANTED: Amazing Ghost Stories 14, Perfect Crime 23, LB Cole comics etc JMR 1 10 hoursJMR (77): Looking for the comics in the title, plus Ghost Comics #1 in 8.0 or better, as well as various other Perfect Crime and LB Cole horror, crime, and romance comics in Fine or better, graded or raw, no resto.
THE PARK AVENUE COLLECTION martymann 1362 10 hoursmartymann (20759): A truly unusual SuperHero. https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/333f0fc2da13f9888e2c1cb97b85d3c4.jpg OO mm
Ultimatum 1: Silvestri Variant mediaslave 9 10 hoursmediaslave (372): Oooh that is nice too. Never saw taht one. Dammit.
ISO a few personal grails... JustABitEvil 19 11 hoursTerry88 (107): I love reading these kinds of threads. I wish it would happen more often.
For sale Thor Thanos! Stantheman 5 12 hoursStantheman (37): Hi sorry for the confusion! You get Thor 22 23 24 25 for $10 plus shipping Thanks
For sale Black Panther Stantheman 4 12 hoursStantheman (37): Thanks!
Anyone interested in Marvel G.I. Joe comics MutantMania 5 12 hourssly (94): I would be interested if you have Canadian "Price Variants" AKA CPV's . Send me a PM Thanks
So, why CBCS? mediaslave 70 18 hoursCatmanAmerica (11865): The simplest response to the ultimate question posed in this thread is the best: Why not? So, what does CGC have to offer that CBCS doesn't? Well, CGC has random Newton Rings, but devised a fix ...well, sorta... to reduce unpredictable prism effects: ...under-surface scuffing changes splotchy mylar and polycarbonate contact to something altogether different. ;) CGC labels have an oversized bleach-white grade box with jet-black...
Saddle River Comics - New eBay ID & Link drchaos 287 21 hoursdrchaos (11488): Golden age goodness is going out to our latest winner. https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/ytcAAOSwMjtbyObD/s-l1600.jpg
Auction Wins Post Em If You Got Em drchaos 430 21 hoursdielinfinite (9704): https://i.imgur.com/2jihAFu.jpg https://i.imgur.com/adSyrBz.gif
Brilliant Homage!!! GAC 9 1 day00slim (5454): It’s (I believe) an exclusive to Alex Ross’ website. $20 + shipping. There’s a signed one for I think $80 & slabbed 9.8 copies also will be available there.
Need this one help??? Virgincollector 10 1 daykaptainmyke (20515): @Virgincollector i am more curious of the meaning virgin collector that could go mathematically 9 ways edit: 10 ways
Game: Slab Uno II: Electric Boogaloo dielinfinite 109 1 dayOGJackster (9556): https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/4c110d70396106460a029604587dc6a8.jpg
WEEKLY COVER CONTEST -Week 129: Chasing Classic Cars Sagii 65 1 dayOGJackster (9556): @martymann We'll do, thank you, sir! I'll get busy on it right away.
Villain/Hero comicsforme 6 1 daybige31 (362): Favorite super hero: Nightwing and Batgirl https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/20626b9004dc9d7a27a021153ea2d4ac.jpg Favorite Villian: death stroke https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/1f9a37d89fa8f1889391a41a653469f2.jpg
Selling Amazing spider-man #252 JLA555 3 1 dayJLA555 (308): @drchaos thank you I will
Officially an auld git...so I got a few slabs no1lufcfan 4 1 dayesaravo (18233): Damn, no 9.9's or 10's, just all 9.8's. Just kidding, those are great! Happy birthday!
Revisiting how Superman exalted capitalistic & democratic American ideals Khovard 4 2 daysVaComicsGuy (3741): You might want to head to a few LCS and / or conventions and see if you can talk with some dealers and panelists.
Can pictures be added to a Private Message within the forum? SpiderTim 4 2 daysSpiderTim (772): I knew I could trust the forum experts to solve this mystery! THanks!
Video: Let Me Know if Anyones Interested in Buying GAC 11 2 daysGAC (4128): https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/b89612faa95eec25ebcdb8e796e65ce8.jpg https://forum.cbcscomics.com/cached/b644a81ca076d579fa94568a4cce24d4.jpg
"Marvel" Labels Nuffsaid111 26 2 daysjgzachary13 (141): Have any of you framed comics? When you bring contrast and color to the framing, you accent the comic (or painting/picture). Yellow helps a signature series label pop. I have seen some colored stands that match the comic to add flavor when displaying the comic. If you love the artistic work (in addition to the content), why wouldn’t you enjoy adding something to accent the beauty of the comic and artwork?
Tracking TAT: The Crow 1, 2, 3, 4 (1989) + Caliber Presents 1 (1989) GAC 17 2 daysGAC (4128): CP expected delivery to CBCS Pressing: Feb 27, 2019
Looking for the owner of a graded comic we incorrectly received... LostComic 17 2 daysCaptainCanuck (2005): @shrewbeer Sounds as though @LostComic is sending the book back to the comic store that shipped it out. They should be able to re-ship to the correct address.
Weekly Contest voting thread Jesse_O 21 2 daysJesse_O (8649): @shrewbeer If this were an official election or if there was some kind of money at stake, I'd agree with all that oversight. But it's not. It's a comic book cover contest. If Russia wants to manipulate the outcome - let them. This is all in fun, let's not get legalistic about it. If someone only wants to vote three hearts for one cover, so be it. Relax, this contest is for grins and giggles. @OGJackster Don't worry, we're not giving out second...
Store Stamps on Comics Chino24 8 2 daysChino24 (47): @TellEmSteveDave That's awesome. That's the one thing I like about the stamps - they kind of help tell you the history behind that specific book you have. Who would have thought it would begin in Rochester, New York and wind up in Oklahoma after all of these years? I think that's cool.
CBCS Mail Call brings in remarked ASM 361 Masochism 4 2 daysMasochism (1186): @Joosh Yes that was me
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