CGC Trading Cards and Its Affiliates Attending Trading Card Game Con

Posted on 12/21/2022

Submissions are being accepted for trading cards, sports cards, video games and comics at the Trading Card Game Con on January 21-22, 2023.

Certified Guaranty Company® (CGC®), CGC Trading Cards®, CGC Video Games™ and Certified Sports Guaranty® (CSG®) are attending Trading Card Game Con, at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas, on January 21-22, 2023.

The show will include fan-favorite anime voice actors from Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Dragon Ball Super, Digimon, One Piece and more. More than 50 of the nation's top TCG vendors will be at the show selling trading cards, including Pokémon, Magic the Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Digimon, Flesh and Blood, One Piece, Dragon Ball Super and Cardfight!! Vanguard, as well as sports cards, toys, comics and card accessories. There will also be a cosplay contest, and cash tournaments all weekend long.

Company representatives will be accepting submissions, answering questions and providing information on CGC, CGC Trading Cards, CGC Video Games and CSG services.

Also, stop by the booth for some fun activities, like:

  • Daily, submission-based raffle drawings
  • Great, giveaways and photo booth fun
  • and much more!

In order to spend more time enjoying the show, submit your prepared collectibles through the Express Drop-Off Service, which enables you to skip the line and quickly hand off your prepared submission to a representative. Keep reading for step-by-step instructions to get your submission ready.

Preparing Submissions for the Show

To streamline submissions at the show, please take the following steps before arriving:

  1. Become a CGC or CSG member. To join CGC, click here. To join CSG, click here.
  2. Go to the online submission form for CGC (comics), CGC Trading Cards (non-sports cards), CGC Video Games or CSG (sports cards).
  3. Select “Mail-In or Show Drop-Off” to start your submission.
  4. Complete the submission form and print the packing slip.
  5. Important: To ensure that your submission process stays on schedule, please package collectibles with the packing slip in the exact order that they are listed on the packing slip. Failure to do so will result in delays.

  6. Keep your collectibles safe and secure until you drop off your submission (including the packing slip) with a representative.
  7. Go to the Express Drop-Off sign to finalize your submission.

All submissions will be transported to the companies’ headquarters in Sarasota, Florida, for authentication, grading and encapsulation. To learn more about CGC services and fees, click here. To learn more about CGC Trading Cards services and fees, click here. To learn more about CGC Video Games services and fees, click here. To learn more about CSG services and fees, click here.

CGC, CGC Trading Cards, CGC Video Games and CSG will provide tablets at the booth for submitters to use for sign-up and submission purposes.

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