204Comics can provide appraisal services for your comic books individually or as a collection. The various appraisal services that we offer are as follows:
Amount of comics: 300 comics or less
Bring up to 300 comics into the shop and we will quickly flip through them to let you know what your "money" books are and give you a rough estimate of what the entire collection is worth.
Price: $50 per hour
Amount of comics: Up to 1000
Drop off up to 1000 comics at the shop. During this process you will receive:
- A printed, physical spreadsheet
- A digital, cloud-based spreadsheet
- An itemized, alphabetical list of every comic you have in your collection
- An estimate of the grade of each comic book you have in your collection, denoting any incomplete books or those identified as restored
- The retail price of each comic book that you have in your collection based on the current market
All books over $100 retail value will receive a black-light inspection for any signs of restoration/color touching. Cloud-based spreadsheet will be stored for up to 90 days.
Payment must be made and collection must be picked up within 14 days of completion.
Price: $100 per hour
Amount of comics: Unlimited
Drop off your entire collection at the shop, or have us pick up your collection from your home (Winnipeg only.)
This service includes everything in the standard service, as well as:
- All books over $300 retail value will be handled with white cloth gloves
- All books over $100 retail value will receive a digital scan of their front & back covers
- All books over $100 retail value will receive a complimentary press & clean
- Books will be returned to you alphabetically organized, separated by publisher (DC, Marvel, Image, Indie)
- Snapshot of Grade Price Analysis (GPA) value of any CGC/CBCS slabbed books.
- All digital images + spreadsheets will be provided on a complimentary USB drive.
- We will provide new short or long boxes upon request.
- The entire collection will be re-bagged & boarded.
Additionally, we will provide new bags & boards for each comic in your collection worth $50 or more.
Payment must be made and collection must be picked up within 14 days of completion. 204Comics can transport your collection back to you if payment has been made.
*Note: Turnaround times and appraisal availability may vary. Time spent on the collection will be documented and provided within digital & printed spreadsheets.
If you would like to have your comics appraised, please contact us to book an appointment!