Expert Grading for the World of Collectibles

Our Collectibles Grading Services

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 division of CGC that provides expert grading of VHS and Betamax cassettes, DVDs, Blu-rays and more. 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 comic book collecting with the introduction of expert and impartial certification services that are backed by a comprehensive guarantee. Now with more than 15 million collectibles certified, CGC is the world's largest and most trusted third-party grading service for comics, TCGs, sports cards, video games, home video and more. The company continues to grow, with the addition of new services, investment in the latest technology and record-setting prices realized. CGC is part of the Certified Collectibles Group, whose mission is to empower collectors with services that ignite passion, create value and build community.


CGC is the proud sponsor of Free Comic Book Day and Comic Books for Kids.

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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.


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CGC Comics Sponsors Free Comic Book Day

With this epic partnership, collectors and comic book enthusiasts can look forward to special offers, giveaways, a custom label and more!

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 Home Video Now Grading DVD and Blu-ray Discs!

Submit your DVDs and Blu-rays today for expert authentication, grading and encapsulation services!

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 and JSA Now Offering Combined Services for Comics!

Collectors and dealers can now submit autographed comic books for JSA autograph authentication and CGC grading and encapsulation.


Submit to CGC with a FREE Membership!

Now, anyone can submit to CGC — no paid membership required — and Associate, Premium and Elite members get lower prices on grading!


CGC Seeks Top Manga Expert!

If you know and love manga, this is an incredible opportunity to join the world leader in pop culture collectibles grading.