Sell Your Comics
Did you recently find comic books? Did you inherit comic books that you want to sell? Do you have an old collection sitting in your garage you are looking to sell? The Comic Books Boys have developed systems to sell your comics that works and gets way more cash in your hands.
It’s a huge headache to research, grade and sell your comic books.
The Comic Book Boys have made it very easy for you. Follow our simple system and you will be very happy with the results. We created videos for you and if you have questions read along for examples. We try to make the process as easy as possible for you. There are videos about packaging, shipping and so much more. When it comes time to sell your comics call the Comic Book Boys.
This picture shows a pile of comic books that is awesome but far from your goal of selling them. This is typically what most people we help to start with.
Learning to organize, grade and sell your own comic books takes a ton of time.
So what options are there for you to sell your comics?
- You can sell the comic books individually online
This takes a lot of time. You have to research comic prices, create an EBay account (or other online marketplace), package and ship the books. Not the easiest situation ! When you do finally post comics to sell online there is what is called “Book Shaming” in this industry where people will call your book a lower grade in order to make you think you have a lessor value comic book.
- Take them to a comic shop
Comic store owners pay the LEAST for your comic book collection. They have to pay for their building, employees, electricity and all sorts of other costs associated with running their business. That doesn’t even include the owner paying themselves. Don’t go anywhere near a comic book store with your collection without getting your Free comic book appraisal from the Comic Book Boys!
We have a simple alternative to figuring out what the true value of your comic books.
Sell your old books, watch this video!
Step One: Classify your books using the titles
You need to place the books in a location that is spacious such as a table or workspace.
Organize the Comic books by title first.
Batman, Action Comics, Detective Comics, Super Boy, Amazing Spider-Man, Incredible Hulk, Marvel Super Heroes.
MAKE SURE TO READ THE TITLES NOT THE PUBLISHING GROUP. IF YOU LOOK BELOW AT THE KING CONAN BOOK it has MARVEL COMICS GROUP ABOVE KING CONAN. THE ACTUAL TITLE IS KING CONAN.
For any books you have questions on email firstname.lastname@example.org. We answer all emails within 24-48 hours.
Once your books are stacked correctly it should look something like the titles below.
This is how your collection should look when you’ve sorted it
into piles of each title.
Here is a link to a page on our site with a good video on finding your issue edition and number. Watch the appraisal video. It’s a fantastic demonstration of how to find correct issue information.
Step Two: Send us your list
So now your comics are nice and organized in piles with series and numbers. You need to take that information and email it to us. You can either place it on a excel spreadsheet, Google spreadsheet, fill out one of our forms, or hand write them and take a picture. If you need to hand write them you can email all picture to Comicbookboys2018@gmail.com.
After you have contacted the Comic Book Boys for your Free Comic Book Appraisal we will contact you with some photo requests. We will need to guage the overall condition of the collection before being able to give proper values. We will let you know which specific isuees we need pictures from.
Step Three: receive your comics value and offer from the Comic Book Boys
We will send you a sheet with the evaluation of your entire collection. We spend hours looking at the photos and the sales prices of your books to get the best data in the market. Receiving an evaluation sheet does not obligate you to sell to us. At that point in time we make you an offer. Since we are in contact with buyers all of the time and do not have high overhead costs of a comic book store we are able to offer you one of the highest offers in the industry.
When you have decided to sell your comic books to the Comic Book Boys it is time to talk about how to ship your collection.
Step Four: ship your comic collection
Depending on the quantity of comic books you will be selling to us there different methods. We have highlighted two of the most common ways to ship your comic books here. The goal through this whole process is when you do sell your comic books you will get the most value of your collection which is why learning how to ship is very important and the Comic Book Boys are here to help you through the whole process. We will send your specific instructions how to ship your collection.
Thank you for your interest to sell your comic books to the Comic Book Boys.