Show us your Comic Shop

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#1  Edited By IrishX  Online

So about two years ago Babs and Comicvine had a thread titled Comic Vine Loves Your Comic Shop! where everyone listed their local comic shop and from there many more shops were added to the wiki here. One thing I found cool is looking at the different comic shops all over by going to the search bar and looking under locations then just typing in shop and random stores will appear. The problem is that after being added to the site no love has been given these pages. Many of the pages only have a logo for an image. So I put it to you comicvine to take some pictures of your local shop and add them to the site. You can post them in this thread also so there is a one stop place to see all the different shops. 
 
Here are some pictures I took of my favorite local shop Aquilonia....  
 

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#2  Edited By The Poet  Moderator

cool. I'm bumping this...

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#3  Edited By Strider1992

My comic shop is called eBay lol!

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#4  Edited By Twentyfive

@Strider92: I hear that. Them, Midtown Comics, and Amazon!

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Spandex City comics. Not many pictures I can find, but it's awesome. Comics and gaming. Protectors come free of charge with every comic and the store is organized very well.

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#6  Edited By TheAnnihilator
The owner and his family
The owner and his family
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#7  Edited By IrishX  Online
@The Poet:  Thanks mate. 
 
@TheAnnihilator:  The Lounge.... very cool. 
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#8  Edited By TheAnnihilator

@IrishX: Thanks. Very cool thread, by the way.

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@TheAnnihilator said:

Spandex City comics. Not many pictures I can find, but it's awesome. Comics and gaming. Protectors come free of charge with every comic and the store is organized very well.

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*chuckles*

this image is really great!

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#10  Edited By TDK_1997

eBay,Amazon.

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#11  Edited By SupahForeigner

I live in a small town where there is only one comic book shop (The Incredible Comic Shop) which is a tiny shop... 
 
...honest to god, I do live in the wrong country 

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If you look closely you can see Rulk.

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#14  Edited By No_Name_

coolz!!

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Big Planet Comics 1520 U St. Location in Washington DC

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Little Fish Comics in Virginia!

The place is small, but he gets everything in weekly is an awesome shop keeper, and has some really cool collectibles.

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I go to a place about half an hour away from me called Abstract Sprocket. Its good but because its in England they can only stock certain comics.

EDIT: here is a photo of the outside

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#18  Edited By Katie24

Comics Plus Games and Things in Los Bano's California, is my regular comic shop, but I also like to check out Red Sky Comics in Merced, California cause they have a better graphic novel collection and its a college town with lots of inspiring writers and artists who have their work up on display and for sale there.

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#19  Edited By NerdsFTW

Don't have one, unfortunately.

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Richard's Comics and Collectables in Greenville, South Carolina.

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#22  Edited By The Poet  Moderator

Glad this thread is going so well...

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#23  Edited By MM5000

Not sure if this is the correct forum to post this, but I recently acquired a very large quantity of uncirculated (new in box(s) - mint) of Marvelman - the Rebirth #1 - am interested in selling the entire lot. Anyone have any suggestions of where to post these or who might be interested?

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Serving us since 1989.

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#25  Edited By SupahForeigner

There are some very nice looking comic shops. Wouldn't mind having one of those comic shops near where I live..

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Galactic Quest in Lawrenceville, GA. Nice selection from major publishers, some gaming tables on site (if you're into that kind of thing). They include bags and boards with every book they sell, which is nice. Started my sub with them about 2 months ago, and some issues with American Vampire notwithstanding, I've been very happy.

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#27  Edited By thing150

Acme comics Greensboro NC good shop nice people

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Lytle's Comics and Games, College Station, TX. Great selection of back issues and the owner is good about ordering the right amount of books.

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Page 45, Nottingham, UK. An awesome independent store who offers a very good standing order service.

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Above and Below: Nostaliga & Comics, Birmingham, UK. Been there a few times, have a huge collection of old issues (of pretty much anything).

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#30  Edited By IrishX  Online

Awesome pics everyone. These all look like cool stores to go to. Love the range from classic to modern places too.
 
Also if anyone's shop isn't on the site yet and you want to add it but don't know how or are having trouble feel free to ask for help.

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#31  Edited By RoboShark

I only let the top shelf womenz see my comic shop.

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#33  Edited By blazinasian112

Good shares everyone. I live in Los Angeles and go between Meltdown Comics and Hi De Ho Comics, but frequent Hi De Ho more often. Great back selection and events.

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In Santa Monica

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Looks dinky and they are kinda cramped for space but the huge assortment of back issues kills it for me. However I rarely go to Nostalgia Newsstand (one town over) anymore since a new comic store opened in my town last year.

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@DoomDoomDoom: I like the looks of that place. 
 
My shop is 
My son and I with the ORS outside Eb's on FCBD 2011
My son and I with the ORS outside Eb's on FCBD 2011
What Eb's has to offer
What Eb's has to offer
2 of my daughters and our LCS
2 of my daughters and our LCS
I also found this shop on my recent trip to Sault Ste. Marie, ON. 
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#37  Edited By JairamGanpat

@PhoenixoftheTides said:

Big Planet Comics 1520 U St. Location in Washington DC

I totally went to this place when I was taking my classes at Georgetown University lol

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My home away from home! Atomik Comiks!

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#39  Edited By FourColorPulp

@The_Tree: Hey! That used to be my store! Loved it! Real great, friendly place. :) Unfortunately, I moved, but now i have three stores! :D

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@UpUpAndAway: :D Small world!

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Ultimate Comics Chapel Hill and Durham, North Carolina. http://ultimatecomics.com/ They help run NC Comic Con in Durham, North Carolina

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#42  Edited By Queso6p4

Lots of nice looking places here and a good continuation of a thread. I'll have to see if my LCS is ok with me taking some pictures. Actually, I already have one of a long time worker that was posted in an article about my store. For paranoia of copyright infringement, I'll just leave the link and, hopefully, add my own pictures later.

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#43  Edited By zombietag

@DoomDoomDoom said:

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Looks dinky and they are kinda cramped for space but the huge assortment of back issues kills it for me. However I rarely go to Nostalgia Newsstand (one town over) anymore since a new comic store opened in my town last year.

do they give out free "candy"?

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#44  Edited By DoomDoomDoom

@zombietag: That's next door.

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Alliance Comics in Silver Spring MD. I also go to Big Planet but Phoenix already posted a pic lol.

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#46  Edited By BiteMe-Fanboy

Mine's very small. Mostly sells comics but he also sells other collectibles, such as coins, baseball cards, etc. And he has a whole section of Nascar stuff. Random. Good store though.

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#48  Edited By ordandrew

Ebay for me but I have a local forbidden planet store but the staff are very unhelpfull so stick to online shops, wanting to set up my own store however, based in UK, North East

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#49  Edited By Mrfuzzynutz

@The_Tree: Where is this, I live in Charlotte, look like a cool place to check out

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#50  Edited By the_tree

@Mrfuzzynutz: Lawton, Oklahoma.