Page 3 of 10 <12345>Last »
Topic Options
#5573695 - 04/03/12 11:13 PM Re: The Quest for a DC Blank ends. [Re: PeasOfCrap]
mschmidt Offline
TOTAL NEWBIE


Registered: 10/20/07
Posts: 19072
Loc: Illinoise
 Originally Posted By: PeasOfCrap
All ya gotta do is print somewhere, NOT FOR RESALE, PROMO USE ONLY.

You can't sell em legally but give them away. You can't stop a reseller from selling it.

My advisors learned my of that when I was selling my mixtapes back yonder.


Putting "not for resale" on the cover won't stop DC from suing the OP into oblivion when somebody sells one of these books on eBay - I think the idea has been executed beautifully, and just like everyone else I'd love to see a good blank cover from DC, but from a legal point of view, this is a disaster in the making.

I wonder what kind of notation CGC will put on the label - I know they're grading them NG, but they'd have to put something else on the label to cover their own *spoons* as well hm
_________________________
Looking for:
Neil Gaiman rarities
Cerebus #1 in VF/NM or better

Top
Share
#5573705 - 04/03/12 11:18 PM Re: The Quest for a DC Blank ends. [Re: Marvelfangirl]
.Troy Offline
FACT if I stop posting, trillions and trillions of transistors would be out of work.


Registered: 07/17/11
Posts: 4572
 Originally Posted By: Marvelfangirl
That's awesome


Do my books get the Marvelfangirl stamp of approval?

\:\)
_________________________

My: CAF | Kudos


Top
#5573711 - 04/03/12 11:20 PM Re: The Quest for a DC Blank ends. [Re: mschmidt]
seanfingh Offline

You earn it. It's like MMA for nerds.

TOTAL NEWBIE


Registered: 05/15/05
Posts: 40574
Loc: Sig Whore!
 Originally Posted By: mschmidt
 Originally Posted By: PeasOfCrap
All ya gotta do is print somewhere, NOT FOR RESALE, PROMO USE ONLY.

You can't sell em legally but give them away. You can't stop a reseller from selling it.

My advisors learned my of that when I was selling my mixtapes back yonder.


Putting "not for resale" on the cover won't stop DC from suing the OP into oblivion when somebody sells one of these books on eBay - I think the idea has been executed beautifully, and just like everyone else I'd love to see a good blank cover from DC, but from a legal point of view, this is a disaster in the making.

I wonder what kind of notation CGC will put on the label - I know they're grading them NG, but they'd have to put something else on the label to cover their own *spoons* as well hm


If DC didn't do anything about those Blackest Night blanks, which actually used a piece of DC intellectual property on the cover itself, they are very unlikely to do anything about completely blank covers.
_________________________



Top
#5573732 - 04/03/12 11:27 PM Re: The Quest for a DC Blank ends. [Re: seanfingh]
A-DONIS Offline
TOTAL NEWBIE


Registered: 06/06/07
Posts: 19374
Loc: Where Rays Fans Live!
I agree. DC didn't care then, why should they care now?
_________________________
Someone always has to *spoon* on my Cherrios

Top
#5573739 - 04/03/12 11:34 PM Re: The Quest for a DC Blank ends. [Re: A-DONIS]
spawnfiend Offline
Talkative?


Registered: 03/05/11
Posts: 708
Loc: Sketch Fever Asylum
Agreed
_________________________
\:o MY CAF PAGE
KUDOS THREAD

Top
#5573744 - 04/03/12 11:35 PM Re: The Quest for a DC Blank ends. [Re: seanfingh]
mschmidt Offline
TOTAL NEWBIE


Registered: 10/20/07
Posts: 19072
Loc: Illinoise
 Originally Posted By: seanfingh
 Originally Posted By: mschmidt
 Originally Posted By: PeasOfCrap
All ya gotta do is print somewhere, NOT FOR RESALE, PROMO USE ONLY.

You can't sell em legally but give them away. You can't stop a reseller from selling it.

My advisors learned my of that when I was selling my mixtapes back yonder.


Putting "not for resale" on the cover won't stop DC from suing the OP into oblivion when somebody sells one of these books on eBay - I think the idea has been executed beautifully, and just like everyone else I'd love to see a good blank cover from DC, but from a legal point of view, this is a disaster in the making.

I wonder what kind of notation CGC will put on the label - I know they're grading them NG, but they'd have to put something else on the label to cover their own *spoons* as well hm


If DC didn't do anything about those Blackest Night blanks, which actually used a piece of DC intellectual property on the cover itself, they are very unlikely to do anything about completely blank covers.


Weren't those graded with the word "counterfeit" on the label and with zero information out in the open about the person responsible? Just saying that starting a thread to show off your counterfeits and announcing your intent to sell them isn't really a good idea.
_________________________
Looking for:
Neil Gaiman rarities
Cerebus #1 in VF/NM or better

Top
#5573749 - 04/03/12 11:38 PM Re: The Quest for a DC Blank ends. [Re: A-DONIS]
Green Offline

WHAT is your favorite color?
Blue. No, Green! AAAAHHHHH!!!!

TOTAL NEWBIE


Registered: 06/03/08
Posts: 13395
Loc: Begging AND Choosing
Granted i do not collect sketch covers, but this seems very strange to me. What is the motivation to drive you this far for an NG label versus having a CGC certified sketch on a backboard?

Not that im hatin, just wondering.
_________________________
Looking for...Tales to astonish 67,77 and101 in 9.2....pm me \:\)

Also buying 80s nintendo powers in nm or better!

Top
#5573750 - 04/03/12 11:39 PM Re: The Quest for a DC Blank ends. [Re: Green]
A-DONIS Offline
TOTAL NEWBIE


Registered: 06/06/07
Posts: 19374
Loc: Where Rays Fans Live!
The plastic slab
_________________________
Someone always has to *spoon* on my Cherrios

Top
#5573753 - 04/03/12 11:41 PM Re: The Quest for a DC Blank ends. [Re: mschmidt]
.Troy Offline
FACT if I stop posting, trillions and trillions of transistors would be out of work.


Registered: 07/17/11
Posts: 4572
Wow... I dont consider my books counterfeit.

But i dont want to fight about it.
_________________________

My: CAF | Kudos


Top
#5573756 - 04/03/12 11:42 PM Re: The Quest for a DC Blank ends. [Re: A-DONIS]
Darrell F Offline
TOTAL NEWBIE


Registered: 02/17/06
Posts: 11353
Loc: Marietta, GA
Here's a thought. One of my LCS sells this "Draw your own comic" things. It is the same size of a comic and the same number of pages I think but they are all completely blank. Wonder how one of those would do.
Top
Page 3 of 10 <12345>Last »


Moderator:  SoylentBlue, Architecht, dena, Gemma, cgcmod3, plitch, cgcmod5, cgcmod4, cgcmod7, CCGmod0, cgcmod8, Matt Nelson, cgcmod9, cgcmod11, cgcmod12, ccgmod1, PaulS., ccgmod2, Bree, joemartin1981 
Hop to:
Boards Information
Please read the
TERMS OF USE - BOARD GUIDELINES
for the rules of moderation on the boards.


Use Google to Search the Boards

The Money Marketplace
New Sales Thread-Lots to Look at!!
by Mohawk
02:09 PM
FSH: High Grade World Coin Lot
by Zo444
06:58 AM
2016-W Mercury Gold Dimes. Received. Will ship same day.
by canickus
01:52 AM
FSH: 2006 20th Anniv Set, PCGS graded, $250
by BAJJERFAN
04/29/16 11:17 PM
Comics Marketplace
Gene Autry, Blondie, FC Beetle Bailey, Casper, Flash, BA Spidey & GFT Variants!
by WalkinWillie
07:08 AM
FOR SALE: BACHALO X-MEN SPLASH
by NelsonAI
02:44 AM
Action Comics 15 - $3,000
by Red84
01:00 AM
Amazing Fantasy #15 Cgc 2.5 SS Universal No Marvel Chipping Beautiful 2.5!
by cbcnow
11:14 PM
Advertisements

Generated in 0.013 seconds in which 0.002 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.

125 x 125 - Geppi's Entertainment Museum