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Midtown Comics is looking for a new hire, for their back issue department in their Long Island warehouse in New Hyde Park All sorts of people started out in comics working for Midtown, and right now the added pressure on the employment market might make this quite the desired position As Midtown Comics launched DC[...]
Your LCS Is Worried About The Big DC Comics/Diamond News
What would have been the problem with rolling this out throughout the summer and working out the kinks? Why give this business to two of the biggest competitors comic shops have to already compete with (DCBS and Midtown Comics)? So, what to do? If you are a shop that has seen itself decimated by the pandemic,[...]
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Bleeding Cool spoke with Gerry Gladston of Midtown Comics, the comic store behind DC Comics' new East Coast distributor UCS Comics Distributor The move has seen DC Comics leave Diamond Comic Distributors, who are in shut down to receiving new comics for at least another month Instead two new distributors have set up, UCS run by[...]
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How they are distributing comic books to stores that are still open, through their two new distributors Lunar and UCS, or rather DCBS and Midtown Comics We also noted that these included a number of titles that were supposedly being held by Diamond Comic Distributors warehouses. Did DC Comics get the comics back from Diamond? Or[...]
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New York comic book store Midtown Comics has launched what may be one of their biggest sales to date Over 600 recent-ish comic books reduced to 99 cents Bleeding Cool has picked out a few of the bigger bargains offered by the store, on-line Though we are reminded that it is only for the weekend,[...]
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Please stay safe and make sure you have enough reading material for your time indoors! We love you all. Midtown Comics told customers that they were running temporary opening times, but were also remaining open, with sales and charities in mind. We here at Midtown Comics are proud to team up with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to[...]
Midtown Comics To Open New Store in Astoria, Queens
Midtown Comics' New York's most prominent comic book store, is opening a new one this weekend, which they are dubbing 'Perhaps the first-ever comic book outlet store' What does that mean? The Midtown Comics' Astoria Outlet Store grand opening at 32-11 41st Street, Astoria, Queens, New York is intended to be reminiscent of the popular weekend[...]
Midtown Comics Bloodshot #1 Signing Event Canceled Due to Coronavirus Travel Ban
Midtown Comics has canceled tonight's planned signing for their retailer-exclusive Bloodshot #1 variant because artist Francesco Mattina is unable to travel from Italy to the United States due to travel bans put in place to attempt to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease COVID-18, the comic shop announced on Twitter. Hey Midtowners – Just a reminder[...]
Midtown Comics Selling Bagged Batpenis for $20 Cheap
Spotted in Midtown Comics today by Bleeding Cool's own Adi Tantimedh, it's bagged and boarded copies of the book for just $20. Sure, that's a markup of $13 higher than the cover price, but isn't it worth it to own this small… okay, adequately-sized piece of history? Head to Midtown comics to grab your copy fast[...]
Gal Gadot Talks Wonder Woman With Katie Couric
The interview took place at Midtown Comics and covered everything from Gadot first getting the role, whether she is a feminist, if she's worried about comic fans embracing her as the character and if her own personal heritage and history shaped who she is. Wonder Woman opens in theaters tonight. Katie Couric chatted with Gal Gadot[...]
Midtown Comics Hosts A Contest For The Star Wars Costume Exhibit In NYC
May the 4th is quickly approaching, so it's about time we think about celebrations! Midtown Comics in New York City is ahead of the game with their contest to win tickets to visit the Star Wars and the Power of Costume exhibit in Times Square. For those of you who don't know what the exhibit includes… "Star[...]
Mark Brooks Process Art For Black Panther #1 Cover
The cover is a retailer exclusive for Midtown Comics which you can order here Brooks has been taking his fans on a step by step process including explaining most of the steps. Here is what Brooks had to say and show: Have to pause Han Solo this weekend to do my cover for Black Panther #1 for[...]