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The Tr!ckster Pop-Up Shop Puts Down Roots In Berkeley, California
But now the pop-up Tr!ckstercomic book store-and-bar-and-studio-and-lecture-space is going permanent, and moving into Berkeley, California from next month.  A thousand square foot space will contain both a gallery and a shop, with plans to host art shows, signings and live art events, as well as small workshops, all year long. The store will be run by Tr!ckster[...]
Hallowe'en Comic Fest In Stores Across America This October
This separates it from the Free Comic Book Day tradition where all the comics are intended to be free. The website halloweencomicfest.com will push the promotion as well as individual comic shop events Stores can also be found with comicshoplocator.com/Halloween, though both addresses are not yet live. A week[...]
Closing A Comic Shop, Eighteen Months On
Mario Coleman writes for Bleeding Cool; It has almost been a year and a half since Apocalypse Comics, the comic shop that I built from the ground up, closed its doors for the last time, and I miss it like crazy. We had moved into a new premises in the March of 2010 with hopes of bigger[...]
Gnu Comic Shop In Ontario Suddenly Closes
But as of now, it's another tally in the closed shop box…. Gnu Books, a twenty-seven year old comic and used book store of Ajax, Ontario is shutting down Its lease has been terminated for being behind on the rent Comics and books remaining in the store are being cleaned out for a dollar each. The[...]
North England Comic Shop For Sale..
Over that time I've had many varied events in my store; from the annual "Halloween Havoc" fancy dress competition to Geof Banyard's "First Tea Company Enlistment Fair" and guests from the guys behind Bearded Skull Comics to David Hine and Shaky Kane for their cult classic "The Bulletproof Coffin" (I was[...]
Google Street View Enters A Comic Shop
As Google Street View extends itself into areas not reachable by car, and into buildings of businesses who say it's okay, one early adopter of the invasive face-shy cameras is a comic shop Comics, Toons N Toys of Tustin, California in now a permanently explorable area – and also permanently fixed in a time before[...]