On Collecting: Weekly News Wrap-up (November 2)

Selected articles from our Flipboard magazine from the last week.


George Marston reports on CBCS being acquired by Beckett Media. While this isn’t recent news (acquisition happened last year), it will be interesting to track the prices of CBCS comics vs CGC over the next few years as Beckett’s perceived authority as a collectibles expert comes into play. 

Box of Original 1999 Pokemon Cards Sells for $56,000

The box break and sealed product craze over the last few years have generated record prices for cards of all shapes and sizes. While this box is way out of my price range, it’s great to see trading card games continue to thrive in the e-sports era.

Hawkeye’s Future MCU Project Rumored to Co-Star Kate Bishop

Kate Bishop being featured in Hawkeye could mean great things for her comics which is why we just featured Young Avengers #6 in our Speculator’s Corner. Keep your eye on this.

On Collecting is a curated Flipboard magazine of collectibles articles by Brian and Jason from Relic Scout. Follow us and other curators there for news and stories about the hobbies that you love.

Co-founder of Relic Scout. Marketing guru by day, card collector and pop culture enthusiast by night.