Collectibles We Grade
CGC grades most comic books, magazines, concert posters and lobby cards. CGC also offers the CGC Signature Series for witnessed autographs on comic books and magazines.
Note: NGC UK does not currently accept concert poster or lobby card submissions. These collectibles must be submitted directly to CGC in the United States.
CGC Signature Series®
Collectibles That Are Not Encapsulated
CGC will not encapsulate the following collectibles:
- Comic books larger than 266mm tall x 193mm wide x 6mm thick.
- Comic books that have hard covers or jeweled covers.
- Magazines larger than 292mm tall x 225mm wide x 12mm thick.
- Floating items such as Certificates of Authenticity, Pedigree COAs and free-floating 3-D glasses.
- Poly-bagged collectibles. All collectibles must be taken out of poly bags before being graded.
- Concert posters that are not from one of the following series: Bill Graham, Bill Graham Presents, Family Dog, Grande Ballroom, Neon Rose, Art of Rock, New Fillmore Series, and Moonalice.
- Concert posters larger than 584mm tall x 762mm wide.
- Collectibles that display extreme nudity on the front or back. For example, if the cover image depicts explicit sexual acts, CGC will not proceed with grading and the item will be returned.