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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.

Graded Pokemon Card

Trading Card Grading

The CGC Trading Cards division is devoted to the expert grading of Pokémon, Magic: The Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Marvel cards and many more. CGC Trading Cards is the first third-party grading service to certify major error cards and test prints in the market.

Graded Super Mario 3

Video Game Grading

CGC Video Games is the latest division of CGC, dedicated to expert and impartial video game grading. 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, trading 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

Comic Book Emblems 101 with CGC President Matt Nelson

Learn all about the history of comic book publishers' emblems, which are identified on the CGC label.

Check Out Some Incredible MTG Cards Certified by CGC

CGC Trading Cards awarded a CGC Perfect 10 grade to Juzam Djinn and Shivan Dragon, and a CGC Pristine 10 grade to Ancestral Recall.

Did You See CGC Video Games' Very First Graded Game?!

It's a sealed The Legend of Zelda for the NES, presented by Matt McClellan, CGC Video Games Senior Grading Finalizer.

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


New Release! CGC Presses Play on CGC Home Video

From the creators of such hits as CGC Comics, CGC Trading Cards and CGC Video Games comes the ultimate new grading services for the ultimate new collecting category.

eBay Extends Authentication for Trading Cards to Canada

CGC Trading Cards and CSG are excited to be part of eBay's expansion into Canada.

CGC-certified Collectibles Power Up Heritage Sale

A Nintendo Power #1 graded CGC 9.8 realized $108,000 — new high score! — and a sealed Super Mario World graded CGC 9.4 A realized more than $40,000.