Advice on first comic book submissions at C2E2

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Advice on first comic book submissions at C2E2

Postby SoundwaveG1 » Tue Mar 08, 2016 9:43 pm

Hi. I plan on going to C2E2 comic convention in Chicago this March. And I plan on having Art Adams and Mike Mignola sign some of my comic books and get it witnessed and slabbed by CBCS. Should I add a label with my name, address, cell phone # and/or e-mail to the back of the backboard and in front of the mylite bag to indicate who owns and submitted the comic book to CBCS? I remember reading a thread on CGC's forum advising to do that. This will be my first ever submission to a comic book grading company. Thanks ahead for any answers.


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Re: Advice on first comic book submissions at C2E2

Postby MR-SigS » Tue Mar 08, 2016 10:37 pm

I've never submitted from a con, but the way I understand the process is once the comic has been removed from the bag it arrived in (obviously prior to grading) that's the last time they're together, but I could be wrong.
As long as the form is filled out correctly, that should be enough.

That's my 2c, anyway.
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Re: Advice on first comic book submissions at C2E2

Postby Stu_Pidman » Wed Mar 09, 2016 8:17 am

SoundwaveG1 wrote:Hi. I plan on going to C2E2 comic convention in Chicago this March. And I plan on having Art Adams and Mike Mignola sign some of my comic books and get it witnessed and slabbed by CBCS. Should I add a label with my name, address, cell phone # and/or e-mail to the back of the backboard and in front of the mylite bag to indicate who owns and submitted the comic book to CBCS? I remember reading a thread on CGC's forum advising to do that. This will be my first ever submission to a comic book grading company. Thanks ahead for any answers.


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Re: Advice on first comic book submissions at C2E2

Postby MR-SigS » Wed Mar 09, 2016 8:42 am

I wonder what exactly these companies do with all these bags and boards. I wonder how many are actually worth reusing (Mylar/Acid free). Probably a bunch of cheapos out there not wanting to "throw away" there good B&B's so they ship their submissions in poor B&B's
















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Re: Advice on first comic book submissions at C2E2

Postby The Curmudgeon » Wed Mar 09, 2016 10:53 am

Take high-res scans of your books before you go, so as to make sure you get back what you submitted.
High-res scans have a way of showing tiny flaws that you can't see with the naked eye. They give the book a sort of "fingerprint."
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