CGC Announces Third Annual In-House Private Signing with Skottie Young

Posted on 7/5/2022

CGC will be hosting fan-favorite comic book artist and writer, Skottie Young!

CGC is excited to welcome back the talented comic book artist and writer Skottie Young for a third annual In-House Private Signing. He is best known for his work with Marvel Comics and his illustrated covers for Cable & Deadpool, Spider-Man, Deadpool and Iron Man. In addition to his signature, Young is offering his legendary Remarques for purchase. Remarques will be limited to the first 120 submitters. See examples and pricing details below.

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Young is acclaimed as a comic book artist, author and creator of hundreds of popular collectible baby variant covers. He began his career with Marvel working on titles such as Spider-Man: Legend of the Spider Clan, Venom, and Human Torch. He later began adapting the New York Times Best Selling and Eisner Award winning series The Wonderful World of Oz, which was published by Marvel Comics. He then continued to illustrate for the children’s book Fortunately, the Milk. Since then, Young has co-created several popular series such as I Hate Fairyland, Middlewest, Bullywars and The Me You Love in the Dark. Currently, he’s working on the successful series Strange Academy for Marvel and Twig for Image Comics.

“Skottie has contributed to some of the most revolutionary work in the comic world and has changed the comic industry through his creativity,” said Brittany McManus, CGC Signature Series Director. “We are so pumped to have him back for another awesome signing, knowing some incredible books are coming our way!”

For this exclusive event, ALL CGC members, including free CGC members, can submit books directly to CGC headquarters in Sarasota, Florida. CGC must receive all submissions for this event by Friday, September 2, 2022. 

If the In-House Private Signing needs to be rescheduled, CGC will securely store all submissions in its vault until the event can be rescheduled. 

After Young signs the submitted books, CGC will grade and encapsulate them with an estimated turnaround time of six weeks. If CCS pressing is also requested, the turnaround time is estimated at eight weeks. After grading and encapsulation, the collectibles will be shipped back to their owners.

The CGC In-House Private Signing fee for Skottie Young is $85 per item and includes: 

  • Skottie Young’s’ signature
  • Estimated turnaround time of six weeks for CGC grading 
  • Estimated turnaround time of eight weeks for CGC grading and CCS pressing (an additional $20 fee applies for CCS pressing)
  • Encapsulation with the iconic yellow CGC Signature Series label

The CGC In-House Private Signing fee for a Skottie Young Remarque is $195 per item and includes:

  • Skottie Young’s illustrated Remarque. Submitters may request the desired Remarque. Important: The final design and subject matter of the Remarque is at the artist’s discretion. CGC cannot guarantee Remarque requests. Limited to the first 120 submitters.
  • Skottie Young’s signature
  • Estimated turnaround time of six weeks for CGC grading
  • Estimated turnaround time of eight weeks for CGC grading and CCS pressing (an additional $20 fee applies for CCS pressing)
  • Encapsulation with the iconic yellow CGC Signature Series label 

Submission Instructions 

For this CGC Private Signing event, you can ship submissions directly to CGC with a FREE membership. Paid memberships are also available and include additional benefits. For more information and to join, visit

To submit books for the signing: 

  • Log onto your account or sign up for an account HERE.
  • Click Submit in the CGC website navigation and select Submission Forms
  • Next to Comics / Magazines, select Online Form.
  • Select Comic or Magazine from the drop-down menu, then select Private Signing and one of the following from the dropdown menu section:
  • Under Services, select Grading and, if you would like it, Pressing. Then hit Next in the top right section of the form.
  • Enter the information requested for your comic, and make sure to check the box next to SKOTTIE YOUNG under Private Signing Details.
  • On the next screen, you can add one of CGC’s custom Marvel labels to your submission for qualifying books.
  • Select Add to Cart, and then repeat if there are additional books in your submission. If there are no additional books in your submission, click on the cart icon and proceed to checkout.
  • Note: If you want to submit magazines, please group them together on their own private signing form separate from comic submissions. The same rule applies for any custom labels. Please group them together on their own private signing form separate from non-custom labels. To see the available labels, click HERE.
  • Put ALL ungraded books in window bags or they will not be accepted. You can purchase window bags HERE.
  • Books that are already certified by CGC, including CGC Signature Series books, can be submitted for this event. CGC will remove a CGC-certified book from its holder for an additional $5 fee.
  • Carefully package books in a box for shipment. If you need a CGC shipping kit, they can be purchased HERE.
  • IMPORTANT: Please write SY on all sides of the outside of the box. You must initial outside of the box or we will not be able to honor the submission for this signing. 
  • Books will be received into the CGC system when they arrive and will be safely stored by CGC until the event. (Please note: Payments are processed as they normally are at the time of the collectibles’ arrival at CGC.)
  • Once books are signed, they will start an expedited CGC grading process. 


All submissions must be received by CGC no later than Friday, September 2, 2022, to qualify for this private signing event. No change requests will be accepted after Friday, September 2, 2022.

*No Multi-Sigs included with other signings.

**If you submit a CGC-graded collectible that needs to be removed from its original holder by CGC, the collectible will need to go through the certification and encapsulation process again, and there is no guarantee that it will receive the same grade.

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