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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.


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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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