The comic is certified by Certified Guaranty Company (CGC) with a grade of 9.8 Near Mint/Mint and has white pages. The comic book is a great addition to any collection, especially for fans of the Guardians of the Galaxy superhero team. This US Comics tradition Marvel Comics publication is a must-have for comic book enthusiasts, featuring action-packed scenes and a compelling storyline. Don't miss out on the chance to own this first printing comic book with amazing features and collectible aspects. Comes in a plastic protective Sleeve.Does have minor newton rings.