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This Is Nerd And Collector Heaven!

You want comics, obscure books, ancient game consoles, unseen niknaks, groovy figurines, and old... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Simone S
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Bowdoinham, Maine
Retro comics and stuff

Great place to find old comics and vintage toys. Lots of great stuff from my childhood past, like... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
cohoman
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Issaquah, Washington
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You want comics, obscure books, ancient game consoles, unseen niknaks, groovy figurines, and old school atmosphere? This is the place! I went here both times I visited Salem. The people are super helpful and friendly, the place is as neat as it can be being...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Simone S
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Great place to find old comics and vintage toys. Lots of great stuff from my childhood past, like The Jetsons, The Flintstones, Planet of the Apes, Dr. Who, etc. Very large place with tons of merchandise. Definitely worth checking out if you're in the area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cohoman
Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

We really loved this place. Breath of fresh air amoungst all the witch shops. My husband loved the huge never ending supply of comics. Really large selection of everything: anime, manga, comics, books. You name it! Really relaxed and laid back vibes!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Hgtravl
Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

A TV geeks paradise with a slant towards Japanese anime and Manga. Mind you it'll be cheaper to fly to Toyko and stock up. Take it from me. I was there last year.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank MatthewASharp
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Great shop for nerds. More than just comics, there's a lot of memorabilia and merchandise for TV shows and movies (Star Trek and Star Wars, for example), Japanese comics and anime, and of course American comics (Marvel, DC). Many interesting things to discover, and buy.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank KlapauciusJapan
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

This is a great comic store. Lots of great comics. Well organized. In addition to lots of Comics, there are so many awesome trinkets and fun things. I've added some pics of things I liked. Definitely a good place to check out.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Joy B
Reviewed May 26, 2016

I went here with a friend while in Salem and I was pleasantly surprised at all cool stuff they had. I didn't buy anything because I was traveling light and didn't want to carry any extra stuff home, but I still found this place fun...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank JamesA546
Reviewed May 23, 2016

Always perfect service and selection. Something for everybody in comics, sci-fi, and just the best place to check out.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Greg B
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

A nice-sized fantastic collection of comics and other unique things. Great offering of superhero artifacts and the prices were fine.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

I could shop here weekly. Tons of nostalgic items and tons of new and vintage comics to choose from. The staff is very friendly and helpful if your after a specific comic. Stop by, you will enjoy!

Date of experience: October 2015
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