Category: Updates

Free Comic Book Day 2024 at CNJComics

Free Comic Book Day is coming on Saturday, May the 4th from 10 am to 7 pm! This is our 23rd year hosting this event. Truly hard to believe it’s been that many years! Everyone attending will be able to pick out 12 comic books from the 48 titles that are being offered! Books will be in a new spot this year, even closer to the shop than in years past. This year’s Free Comic Book Room will be located at 17480 Lorain Ave. (the old tanning salon, headed towards Ace Hardware 50 feet from the shop.) There are some great books this year, covering all kinds of genres. It’s May the 4th, so of course there’s a Star Wars title. (two actually!) We’re really excited about this year’s Energon Universe title, new material from Robert Kirkman’s new line of Transformers and G.I.Joe books. (word on the street is that this is the big book of the year.) It’s always nice to have a Spider-Man title, and this year we have two as well! You’re also going to get a...

Andrea’s Dazzling Picks for 04.24.2024

Hello Comic Shop Friends! Holy crap that Sonic Day event! John said we probably had about 300 people come through, Natalie Haines sold out of all her prints, and we sold out of all our Sonic the Hedgehog books! Dang! Thank you to all of you who came out! Pictures are up on our Facebook page if you want to check them out. And now we’re prepping for – Free Comic Book Day! It’s two weeks away! Saturday May 4th starting at 10am! John sent out an email with all the details, but here’s the rundown: Also in May: Late Nite Comics will be Thursday May 16th from 8pm to midnight! Word is, it’ll be new dollar stock! Wednesday May 15th is the Lenora’s Midnight Rental Secret Screening at the Grog Shop! Doors at 7, show at 8. We’ll be there to celebrate Ben’s one year of co-hosting, and it’s also a late birthday celebration for me, so come out and watch a crappy movie with us! MARVEL COMICS Want a little bit of horror in your Star Wars? Then...

Andrea’s Roxxin’ Picks for 04.17.2024

Hi Comic Shop Friends! Three weeks until Free Comic Book Day! But before we get to that, here’s what’s happening the rest of April: First: This Thursday the 18th is Late Nite Comics! Open ‘til midnight! So, so, so many dollar books!  But, just announced! All dollar stock will be 50 cents each! Buy one, 50 cents! Buy two, 50 cents each! Buy 100, 50 cents each! Buy 500, 50 cents each! 50% off back issues! If you missed picking up any back issues during our sale last weekend, now’s your chance! Second: Saturday, April 20th is Sonic the Hedgehog Day! Judging from people’s responses to the little display on the counter, it’ll be a great time. Lots of excited Sonic fans! 12 pm to 2pm! This is the first shop event John’s daughter Luna is hosting, so come out and show your support for her Sonic fandom! Then: May the 4th be with you! (And also with you.) Free Comic Book Day is Saturday, May 4th! Keep an eye out for a FCBD info email this week! Prints are...