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Midtown Comics

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Up some steep stairs on the second floor is Midtown Comics. Our family of two adults and two... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Westwood, Massachusetts

An Amazing store in the centre of New York what's not to like, two floors of comic book new... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Midtown Comics' flagship store near Times Square sells an enormous selection of comic books, graphic novels, books, T-shirts, apparel, statues, action figures, and other pop-culture collectables.
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200 W 40th St, (corner of 7th Ave), New York City, NY 10018-1505
+1 212-302-8192
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Up some steep stairs on the second floor is Midtown Comics. Our family of two adults and two teenagers (boy and girl) spent over an hour and made several purchases of books collectibles, and t shirst. Staff was very helpful.

Thank swansfromBoston
Reviewed 2 September 2018

An Amazing store in the centre of New York what's not to like, two floors of comic book new releases and old back issues, loads of T-Shirts and 10,000's of memorabilia type items, plus friendly and helpful staff, well worth a visit.

Thank TeamWard
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This is a great place to visit if you are a comic or superhero fan!! Some great books. Only niggle was there is a steep staircase and no lift.

Thank rufluff
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Like to pop in every ten years or so. Bought a lush Midtown Comics cap. Lovely staff and a great range of comics and merchandise. First visit for my eight year old, it kind of blew his mind. Xx

Thank robstickler
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Upon finding this comic store on holiday on a trip of a life time to New York I had the biggest smile ever . However I wanted to buy two of the same aquaman comic to take back to my boys at home as souvenirs...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

I like this place!! I am a mcu fan and this place has so much marvel stuff!! It also has so much D.C. stuff!! Of course there was a power outage over the D.C. stuff because of how dark the D.C. universe is!! I'm joking...More

Thank Josh D
Reviewed 28 July 2018

I was amazed by the amount of comics they have here (together with The Forbidden Planet, which has many more T shirt and board game collection if I recall correctly) - books, memorabilia, action figures. Too bad it all seemed relatively expensive. But if you...More

Thank Cynicoren
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

I grew up on MAD magazines so I was very happy to see MAD magazines in this store. There is a long narrow stairway to get to the second floor of this store and another set of stairs to get to another level of the...More

Thank FoodandTea_Lover
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We went to Midtown Comics searching for a very specific piece of memorabilia. Sadly they didn’t have it in stock but wow what an amazing store. For fanatics this must be like the Holy Grail.

Thank bl0ndie72
Reviewed 24 May 2018

They took over the subscription service from DC and are now trying to scam people by not shipping titles and gobble up the subscription fees. And when you contact them to sort out the issues, they lay the whole blame on yourself or on the...More

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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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