Please see photos for details. It is only intended to describe the condition of the item that you are purchasing - please see photos for condition details.
We do ask that you pay for your items within 48 hrs. If you need more than 48 hrs. Please let us know in order to prevent an "unpaid item case". Multiple copies of the same item: As much as we would like to, sometimes we don't have sufficient time to take a photo of every individual copy of a product. Listing photos are meant to represent what you are purchasing i.
Make, model, character, etc There may be very, very minute differences on each individual copy of the item or the numbers on the box, if we have more than one in stock. We will always try to send you the best copy of the item on hand, but it may differ very slightly from the listing photos. Comic Bags and Boards: Bags and boards are provided to you for free as a courtesy and as a way of protecting your book(s) during transit.Because of the way poly bags are manufactured they can, on occassion, tear or "pop" at the top and/or bottom corners (based on plastic type, manufacture process, brand, etc). Comic book bags and boards are typically new, but they are provided as a courtesy and are not considered the "item" that is for sale. Colors: Item Color may be different based on the lighting in your home, office, or even your geographic location compared to the listing photo (usually taken in a controlled environment under "day" lights).
Must include all items that were included in the original package. Items must have original tags, labels, and/or any accompanying materials that were originally included. Sealed items must not be removed from sealed packaging, nor any seals broken/tampered with to be eligible for a return. NM - "Near Mint" (Note: There is a distinction between "Mint" and "Near Mint") - A nearly perfect copy. Only a few very minor defects.
Acceptable defects on a Near Mint copy may include: minor color breaks from the printing process, a very small amount of spine stresses, very minor instances of denting (two or three at most), slight corner blunting, and minor (less than 1/8) bends without color breaks. "Very Fine/Near Mint" Are nearly perfect copies that may fall short of Near Mint but are still, condition wise, above Very Fine. VF/NM are comics with minor imperfections that fall between the VF and NM grades. Imperfections may include any of the following: a very small amount of spine stresses, very minor instances of denting (two or three at most), slight corner blunting, and minor (less than 1/8) bends without color breaks. Minor corner wear, a light accumulation of spine stress that may include color-break, a light accumulation of dents, and bends or folds less than 1/4 or minor color breaks from the printing process.A "Very Fine" copy has minor defects, but overall is in excellent condition. Acceptable defects on a VF are typically minor and may include: minor corner wear, a light accumulation of spine stress that may include color-break, a light accumulation of dents, and bends or folds less than 1/4 (note that on a VF copy, some color-break is allowed in a bend/fold). Ne" Typically considered "above average but still shows some wear due to either an accumulation of minor defects or one or two moderate defects. Acceptable defects on a FN copy typically include: Minor spine roll, a moderate amount of spine stresses that may break color, a spine split of less than 1/2, minor water spotting/residue (smaller than a dime), an impacted corner, moderate foxing. "Very Good" Usually shows some significant wear, but generally does not have enough total defects to make it undesirable. Accumulation of minor defects or one or two major ones. VG comics may include: Spine roll, 1/2" to 1" spine splits or other tears, a cover/centerfold that is loose at one staple, discoloration (from oxidation), and/or a moderate accumulation of water damage or staining. "Good" Major defects, but still intact and readable. Will usually have a significant amount of damage, a collection of smaller defects alongside some major defects.
Defects on a GD copy may include: A vertical crease running the books length, 1.5"-2" spine split, cover/centerfold completely separated, major tears, heavy discoloration/brittleness from oxidation, heavy amounts of staining, residue, and/or water damage.