Texas Comic Shop to Close in January After 19 Years

TexasToyz, a comic book shop and novelty toy and accessory store in the Corpus Christi region has announced it will close on January the 27th.

The store, situated in Moore Plaza, announced on Facebook,

19 years ago, we started this store, TexasToyz …& what a FUN ride it has been…and now..it's time to move on. Last day will be Jan 27th.
==Load up for the Holidays. This is last 2months in business in Corpus Christi
-10% off ALL TOYS, statues, pops. Clearance is not included. Way below cost already. 🍺
-$1 ALL COMIC BOOK back issues -millions of comics to choose from. Even those with $5 cover price or $20 online. ..only $1
Load up NOW
—$5 T-Shirts (srp $20) & $20 Hoodies—all below cost
—We are still getting all new toys and comics until mid Jan 2019.
—ALL Toys are being marked down..especially for Christmas. Load up now. Unbelievable deal

There have been hundreds of comments from customers bemoaning the loss of the store.

Texas Comic Shop to Close in January After 19 Years

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