Steranko Private Signing Submission Instructions

(Updated 09/09/23 - Submission deadline extended!)


** For this CGC Authorized Facilitator event, you will have to ship submissions directly to Critical Mass Comics.

Critical Mass Comics must receive all submissions for this event by Friday, Oct. 6, 2023.



To submit books for the signing - (Updated 09/09/23):

  • Log into your account or sign up for a CGC account HERE  (you'll need at least an 'Associate' level account to proceed!)
  • Click ‘Submit’ in the CGC website navigation and select ‘Submission Forms’.
  • Next to Comics / Magazines, select Online Form. Click on ‘Start New Order’ and select Comic or Magazine from the ‘Select Collectible Type’ and Select ‘Signature Series Submission’ from the ‘Select Submission Type’ sections.
  • Then under ‘Select Submission Method’ section, select CGC Authorized Facilitator Event and Critical Mass Comics and STERANKO PRIVATE SIGNING from the dropdown menus in that section.
  • Under Services, select Grading and, if you would like it, Pressing.
  • Select the Grading Tier and enter the information requested for your comic (as you would for regular on-line submissions), and make sure to select an ‘Unsigned Grading Preference’.
  • Select Add to Cart, and then repeat if there are additional books in your submission. If there are no additional books in your submission, click on the cart icon and proceed to checkout.
  • Note: If you want to submit magazines, please group them together on their own private signing form separate from comic submissions. The same rule applies for any custom labels. (You can see the list of Custom Labels HERE ). Please group them together on their own private signing form separate from non-custom labels.
  • After the on-line order is completed, you will receive a confirmation email from CGC; and following review, an approval email with shipping instructions from Critical Mass Comics.


  • Put ALL ungraded books in window bags or they will be charged a $10 fee per book to prepare them for the signing.


    • For customers submitting their order through CGC:

***  Make sure to cut out AND ATTACH the submission/registration coupons from your invoice to the backing board of each book, or they will be charged a $5 fee per book to prepare them for the sigining.  ***



  • Books that are already certified by CGC, including CGC Signature Series books, can be submitted for this event. The CGC Facilitator will remove a CGC-certified book from its holder an additional $5 fee.
  • Carefully package books in a box for shipment. SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 10/06/2023


Pricing Info - (Updated 08/04/23)

Steranko's Signature Series Books - $90 plus appropriate grading tier and shipping fees from the CGC website;  -or-

    $155 inclusive with all grading/shipping and fees (pressing is extra).

Steranko’s Fury Icon - $450 plus $25 for S + H.



PLEASE NOTE  (Updated 09/09/23):

***  All submissions must be received by Critical Mass Comics no later than Friday, Oct. 6, 2023, for this private signing event.

No change requests will be accepted after Friday, September 22, 2023.


***  Remarque requests will not be accepted.


***  The books will be immediately submitted to CGC after the event and start an expedited CGC grading process.

***  If you submit a CGC-graded collectible that needs to be removed from its original holder by CGC, the collectible will need to go through the certification and encapsulation process again, and there is no guarantee that it will receive the same grade.


***  Marker color requests are welcome, but not guaranteed. Marker color choice and signature placement is at the final discretion of the signer.


***  If the CGC Authorized Facilitator Event needs to be rescheduled due to postponements or cancellations, travel restrictions or other reasons, Critical Mass Comics will securely store all submissions and make a reasonable attempt to re-schedule the event.  If re-scheduling is not possible, collectibles will be shipped back to their owners and the Steranko signature fee ($65) will be refunded.



***  If you have additional questions, contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.