The case has some scratches and scuff marks on the front and back the comic is sturdy in the case and all four posts are still intact. A very solid 8.0 VF. Payment is due within 2 days. I know everyone would like to have this book but please only bid unless you intend to pay within two days by PayPal only. This book will always move up in price. Don't wait. Alot of new things are coming for wolverine.