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CGC Forums

Comic book collecting message boards


  1. Comics General

    A comic book collecting board for things related to comic books - creators, artists, writers, movies, pricing, etc.
  2. Newbie Comic Collecting Questions

    A place to ask the community any kind of questions about collecting comics - grading / buying / selling / pricing / rarity / packing / shipping / whatever.

  3. Comic Book Grading and Restoration Issues

    A message board for discussing comic book grading, conservation, and restoration issues.
  4. Hey buddy, can you spare a grade?

    A forum to ask other collectors to estimate the grade of a comic book from a scan.
  5. CGC Journals - Posts and Responses from Old Format

    Comic-related Journal entries posted by Collectors Society Members

    Try the New CGC Journals here!

    The journals below will be migrated to the new CGC journals section soon.

  6. The CGC Registry

    Forum for discussions related to the CGC Registry - an interactive web tool for displaying your comic collection and comparing it to other great collections.
  7. Comic Book Events

    A forum to post upcoming comic book events - comic book conventions, shows, etc. Posts should be created as calendar events also.
  8. The Signature Room

    A forum to discuss everything to do with collecting CGC Signature Series comic books and unwitnessed signatures.
  9. Permanent Comic Collecting Polls & FAQs

    Permanent comic book collecting polls kept open to build up data over time.
  10. Golden Age Comic Books

    A forum for discussing golden age comic books.
  11. Silver Age Comic Books

    A forum for discussing silver age comics.
  12. Bronze Age Comic Books

    A forum for discussing bronze age comics.
  13. Copper Age Comic Books

    A forum for discussing copper age comic books.
  14. Modern Age Comic Books

    A forum for discussing modern age comic books.
  15. Comic Magazines

    For the discussion of comic magazines and their grading.
  16. Original Comic Art

    A forum to discuss original art by comic artists.
  17. Ask CGC

    Questions will be reviewed and answered by CGC experts. Questions will only be approved if they are of general interest.
  18. Comics Market - Want To Buy!

    A forum for people to post comics and comic related items that they are looking to purchase. If you aren't SERIOUS ABOUT IT, please don't waste peoples time looking to see if they have it.
  19. Comics Market - Forum Only Selling Area

    A board specifically for direct selling offers to other board members without an intermediary (no ebay, or other outside sites, etc.), and for Want To Buy posts. We do not monitor buys and sells. Please check out your buyer or seller before you commit to a transaction. DISCUSSIONS IN THE MAIN FORUM - SALES POSTS IN THE SUB-FORUMS.
  20. Comics Market - Sales Advertising - Ebay, Dealers, etc.

    A message board for the purpose advertising comics for sale via ebay, or other venues or web sites. No anonymous posting is allowed. We do not monitor buys and sells. Please check out your buyer or seller before you commit to a transaction.
  • Upcoming Events

    • 28 January 2018 03:00 PM Until 10:00 PM
      Orlando Toy and Comic Con is coming to a new location on Jan 28th 2018.

      The Florida Hotel
      1500 Sand Lake Rd Orlando FL 32809 (in the Florida Mall)
      Featured guests include: Tony Moore, Nick Bradshaw, Ryan Stegman, Ryan Ottley, Billy Tucci, Frank Tieri and more.
      This is Florida's best 1 day show!
    • 28 January 2018 03:00 PM Until 09:00 PM
      On January 28th join us from 10-4 at the Hasbrouck Heights Holiday Inn, 283 Rt 17 South (directly on the highway).for the ONLY comicon in Bergen County, NJ! Access from Rts 3, 46, 80, the GSP and the NJ Tpk is quick and easy!
      Admission is only $3, or buy 5 show passes that can be used at either of our hotel shows for only $10 (Admission is still free for kids under 12 and non-collecting partners). Parking is on site, easy and free.
      We'll have tons of comics as always! Your favorite dealers will be there, including some that ONLY do this show… and some new guys!
      Our notorious no minimum bid auction is at noon.  
      More info is on our website at http://www.njcomicbookshows.com
      “Like us” on Facebook at NJ Comic Book Shows
      NJ’s ONLY monthly comicons since 1991!
      Seeya at the show!
      Other upcoming shows:
      Clifton 2/11
      Old Bridge 2/18
      Clifton 3/11
    • 28 January 2018 05:30 PM Until 29 January 2018 01:00 AM
      The Twelve California Comic Convention ( CalComicCon ) will be held on Sunday, January 28th 2018.
      The show will be held in Orange County in Yorba Linda, held just miles from Disneyland and other attractions.
      We will continue to have a raffle that will have CGC graded comics, original artwork and sketches by guest artists.
      All paid admissions will receive a raffle ticket, extra ticket can be purchased at the show.
      Advance purchases will get three tickets, with a chance at a special online ticket holder only raffle.
      CGC will again be taking comic submissions and doing signature witnessing.
      This year the California Comic Convention will continue to place emphasis on vintage comic books. see dealers list and pics from past shows.
      Dealers and collectors from all over the country will be at the show.
      The show will be held from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM; tickets are only $10 and parking is free.
      For more info goto: CalComicCon

    • 03 February 2018 02:00 PM Until 07:00 PM
      The New Plymouth Show
      Saturday February 3, 2018
      9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
      A Comic Book/Sports Card Show
      The Best of Both Worlds
      Plymouth Elks
      41700 Ann Arbor Road
      Plymouth, MI 48170
      7/10th of a mile west of I-275 on the North side of the road at the 2nd light
      Northwest corner of Ann Arbor Road/Gold Arbor
      30 Tables
      For Information/Tables Call Kevin @ 734-864-2444
    • 10 February 2018 04:00 PM Until 11 February 2018 11:00 PM
      North Texas Comic Book Show, Irving Convention Center, Feb 10-11 2018. See https://www.comicbooksdallas.com/ for more info.