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Midtown Comics Hiring For Back Issue Warehouse On Long Island

Midtown Comics Hiring For Back Issue Warehouse On Long Island

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

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,[...]

No Publisher But DC Comics Has Approached Midtown UCS Distributors

No Publisher But DC Comics Has Approached Midtown UCS Distributors

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[...]

Comics Publishers Blindsided By DC Comics Distribution Punchline

Comics Publishers Blindsided By DC Comics Distribution Punchline

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[...]

Midtown Comics Runs 99 Cent Sale &#8211 Up to 95% Off

Midtown Comics Runs 99 Cent Sale – Up to 95% Off

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,[...]

Forbidden Planet NYC Closes For a Week &#8211 But JHU and Midtown Comics Stay Open

Forbidden Planet NYC Closes For a Week – But JHU and Midtown Comics Stay Open

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 Grand Opening in Astoria Queens This Weekend

Midtown Comics Grand Opening in Astoria, Queens, This Weekend

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 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.https://twitter.com/MidtownComics/status/1232755089451909122?s=20Coronavirus concerns have caused problems with[...]

Raina Telgemeier Draws Crowds of Parents and Children at Midtown Comics Signing

Raina Telgemeier Draws Crowds of Parents and Children at Midtown Comics Signing

I went to Midtown Comics Downtown in New York City to attend Raina Telgemeier’s signing of her latest book Share Your Smile on Tuesday evening.[caption id="attachment_1039689" align="alignnone" width="600"] Photo: Adi Tantimedh[/caption][caption id="attachment_1039686" align="alignnone" width="600"] Photo: Adi Tantimedh[/caption]This signing was a big deal Raina Telgemeier is the author of the bestselling graphic novels in America[...]



Midtown Comics Selling Bagged Batpenis for $20 Cheap

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 As[...]

Gal Gadot Talks Wonder Woman With Katie Couric

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

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

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[...]


J. Scott Campbell Shows Off Retailer Exclusive Cover For Secret Wars #9

J. Scott Campbell Shows Off Retailer Exclusive Cover For Secret Wars #9

the retailer in questions is Midtown Comics in NYC How do we know? Because Campbell just tweeted out the colored art for the cover.. though it does say "Not final cover".Color art for @MidtownComics new #SecretWars #9 Exclusive Variant by @JScottCampbell! https://t.co/JEBvRCGC0S pic.twitter.com/Ya7vSS7erg — J Scott Campbell (@JScottCampbell) December 3, 2015 [...]

Your Last Chance To Buy NYCC Tickets Tomorrow At Midtown Comics Downtown At 10AM

Your Last Chance To Buy NYCC Tickets? Tomorrow, At Midtown Comics Downtown, At 10AM

Sunday September 20th, Midtown Comics Downtown 10am Your last chance to by public tickets to New York Comic Con.They say "that overnight "camping" is strongly discouraged" but that is clearly for wimps. Here is what it will set you back Remember to add the cost of getting up early, very early... 4-Day (Includes Super Week Card): $105 +[...]

Its A John Tyler Christopher Action Figure Variant But Not As We Know It

It's A John Tyler Christopher Action Figure Variant, But Not As We Know It

Here's Midtown Comics variant cover for Invincible Iron Man #1 by John Tyler Christopher, the artist that does all the Marvel action figure variants.Except this isn't Except it is kinda.After the Boba Fett cover issues, could it be that Marvel won't let retailers do an exclusive in that style of his?Available for preorder here![...]