Cosmic Comics! Says:Thank You for a Record Breaking Black Friday

Thanks to you guys, we had a record-breaking attendance Black Friday at Cosmic Comics! Showing up to any retailer before six a.m. makes you a trooper.  Showing up to a comic shop before six a.m. makes you a certified Bad Ass Mouther !, so shout-out to the seventy-five or so of you who waited in […]

Nerd Girl’s Guide to Manga for the American Comic Reader

In the back room of the shop today, I came across a magazine highlighting the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund‘s new library guide for understanding manga.  Specifically, the title is CBLDF Presents Manga: Introduction, Challenges, and Best Practices.  The cover of the magazine has a wonderful full-color piece of CLAMP art from the lauded series […]

Larime Taylor Fascinates with A Voice in the Dark Issue1

Disable writer, artist and A Voice in the Dark Issue 1 creator Larime Taylor does some very nice work. Psychological thrillers are definitely a thing I love.  I love wondering if what I think is happening is actually part of reality, or just in the imagination.  Larime Taylor poses an age old question: Are you […]

Cosmic Comics to give away Iron Man #1 for Free Comic Book Day!

Yes Virginia, there IS a Free Comic Book Day and COSMIC COMICS has a number of great prizes to give away – starting with IRON MAN # 1 from May, 1968! In IRON MAN, Marvel Comics and Stan Lee gave the world one of the most original and realistic concepts in the history of Comic […]

What New Comics We’re Reading

New Comics for September 12th, 2012 The Phoenix is hot, hot, hot   Avengers vs X-Men is nearing its end. Avengers vs X-Men #11 is sure to please with only 1 issue left in the summer blockbuster story.  Brian Michael Bendis returns for this over sized issue. All the major players in the X-Men universe are not […]

What We’re Reading

Before Watchmen: Rorschach Begins this week.  Rorschach, portrayed has a fascist and existing in the shadows and filth of the city in Moore and Gibbon’s original Watchmen, is the darkest of all the Watchmen characters. Brian Azzarello is the writer of this 6th Before Watchmen Mini-Series exploring the dark Anti-Hero. Azzarello is one of the best crime writers in […]

Once a Thief…Gambit #1 Review

Gambit #1 Review “Once a Thief…” Marvel lets loose another main book for a minor character of a strong, super powered group. Gambit now has his own book following the extremely strong showing of Hawkeye last week. In Gambit #1, your favorite cajun Remy LeBeau has a little business to attend to, business that has […]

What New Comics We’re Reading

New Comics for August 8th, 2012 This week’s New Comics are firmly Batman Based with 3 Bat titles out this week Batman, Batgirl and Batman & Robin. DC is defiantly capitalizing on the Dark Knight Rises bring in new readers. All the Bat titles in the new 52 have been very well written and great […]

The Walking Dead #100 In Stock, Including The Chromium Cover!

The Walking Dead #100 In Stock The Walking Dead #100 in stock at Cosmic Comics! We still have 1st prints of all nine covers for The Walking Dead #100 in stock, including the hard to find chromium wrap-a-round cover!  We had originally sold out of the issue #100 Chromium cover in the first ten minutes of our midnight release […]

Wolverine #310 “Sabertooth Reborn” Review

Wolverine #310 Sabertooth Reborn Review “Chapter One: Out of the Darkness” Oh it’s good to be back reading ol’ Wolverine again. Here’s some history Wolverine #310 want’s you to know. Wolverine and Sabertooth aren’t friends. Wolverine finally defeats and kills Sabertooth with a katana in Wolverine Vol. 3 #55. The end; or is it? In […]

Before Watchmen: Ozymandias #1 Review

“Before Watchmen” Ozymandias #1 Review “I met a traveler…!” Like many of the previous Before Watchmen titles, Ozymandias #1 has Adrien Veidt  recollecting the construction and destruction of his life before he undertakes his “great mission”, which I will keep a secret if you haven’t read the original Watchmen book. Ozymandias was born brilliant, inherited […]

What We’re Reading-New Comics

New Comics on July 4th! That’s right folks this week even with Independence Day upon us, new comics will be on time! This Wednesday, July 4th we’ll be having a 20% Off Sale! It’s a great reason to take a break from the BBQ and fireworks to catch up on some back issues or start […]