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#2509459 - 07/21/08 12:18 PM Subscription Fold
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How do Subscription folds affect a comic books grade? If a comic is in 7.5 condition but has a subscription fold then what grade is it in?

Also, is it Subscription folds or creases that don't break color? The one I'm talking about doesn't break color.


Edited by Epcomics (07/21/08 12:19 PM)

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#2509516 - 07/21/08 01:14 PM Re: Subscription Fold [Re: Epcomics]
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I seem to recall that on most comics a sub crease is an automatic 4.0 (VG).

FN - : A crease (color break) is not acceptable. A fold is acceptable if there is no color break, the fold has all but disappeared, and is otherwise VF-NM.

VG - : Subscription Crease/Fold: A fold or light crease is acceptable if the comic is flat and would otherwise grade FN or better.

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#2509582 - 07/21/08 02:08 PM Re: Subscription Fold [Re: chromium]
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#2509654 - 07/21/08 02:46 PM Re: Subscription Fold [Re: osborn_fr]
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#2510495 - 07/21/08 11:48 PM Re: Subscription Fold [Re: Epcomics]
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Doug Sulipa will on occasion give a comic with a subscription fold a Fine...as long as there is no color break...but it does depend on the condition of the rest of the comic. So, I would disagree with giving it an automatic VG based on that.

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#2512218 - 07/23/08 06:34 AM Re: Subscription Fold [Re: ninanina]
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 Originally Posted By: ninanina
Doug Sulipa will on occasion give a comic with a subscription fold a Fine...as long as there is no color break...but it does depend on the condition of the rest of the comic. So, I would disagree with giving it an automatic VG based on that.



That's why I wrote "most" and included the possibility of a "Fine" three posts above. \(thumbs u

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