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Graded The New Avengers Comic Book

Comic Book Grading

From Aquaman to Zombies, CGC is the definitive leader in comic book grading, as well as other printed media like magazines, concert posters and lobby cards. The CGC Comics division is recognized for grading the most valuable comic books in the world.

Card Grading

CGC Cards is devoted to the expert grading of TCGs, sports cards and non-sports cards, including Pokémon, Topps, Magic, Panini, Marvel and much more. CGC Cards is the first grading service to certify major error cards and test prints in the market.

Graded Super Mario 3

Video Game Grading

CGC Video Games grades modern and retro video games, including sealed, complete in box and cartridge games. On a quest to document, protect and preserve the legacy of video games, CGC Video Games is excited to level up the video game collecting hobby.

Star Wars VHS in CGC holder

Home Video Grading

Who you gonna call? CGC Home Video is the latest division of CGC that provides expert grading of VHS and Betamax videocassettes. We’re here to revolutionize home video collecting the way the VCR revolutionized at-home movie watching.

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Revolutionizing Collectibles Grading Since 2000

CGC revolutionized the comic book marketplace when it was founded in 2000 by providing expert and impartial certification services that are backed by a comprehensive guarantee. Now with more than 10 million collectibles certified, CGC is the world's largest and most trusted third-party grading service for comics, cards, video games, home video, magazines, concert posters and more. The company continues to grow, with the addition of new services, investment in the latest technology and record-setting prices realized.


Get  Their Sigs.

CGC Signature Series is the premier source for obtaining signatures from the most revered creators in the industry. We work with the biggest names and bring them to you via shows and social media. The iconic CGC Signature Series yellow label guarantees signatures are authentic.


CGC Fan Favorites

New York Comic Con 2023 Recap

In New York, you get comic book artists, tons of giveaways and, of course, amazing submissions to CGC! We had a blast at this year's NYCC — come relive the fun with us.

CGC Cards Grades First-of-its-kind 1953 Jackie Robinson Card

Wow! This extremely rare card is the only example ever graded by any third-party certification company.

CGC Video Games Grades Pepsi Invaders

This Atari 2600 rarity was a Coca-Cola marketing campaign that poked fun at Pepsi. Only given out to Coca-Cola employees, the game is very hard to find!

The Why and How of Getting Your Collectibles Graded

Grading Pays Off

Graded collectibles sell for higher prices because buyers have confidence in their authenticity and condition.

Getting Started Is Easy

The grading process is highly sophisticated on our end, but for you, it’s simple to submit and get your collectibles graded.

Grading FAQs

If you’re new to collecting and grading, or CGC, you probably have a few questions. We’ve got answers!

News and Events for Collectors


CGC Cards Celebrates 5 Million Cards Graded!

In just three years, CGC Cards surpassed the major milestone, with many incredible cards graded along the way.
Three CGC-certified VHS tapes graded by CGC Home Video.

Did You Know? CGC Home Video Grades International Releases

CGC Home Video doesn't just grade North American releases. Submit your VHS and Betamax tapes from around the world!

The CGC Video Games CIB Guide Is Here!

Check out the NES Complete in Box Guide today and look for more consoles and games soon!