30 Oct, 2015

Spooky Comics to read this Halloween

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The Walking Dead comic

First and foremost, HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!! We hope you mighty Midtowners have a fun and safe holiday this year! If you do dress up as a comic book character, tell us in the comments! Secondly, what better way is there to celebrate than reflecting on some of the scariest and creepiest comics around? So, we’ve thought about the countless scary comics that have been published over the years, and we have quite a few to recommend! Obviously, not every single horror/spooky comic will be on the list below, so if there’s one you really like that isn’t here, promote it in the comments! Also, don’t forget to stop by any of our three stores on Halloween for Comic Fest – there are free comics!

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03 Jul, 2015

A Comic Book Fan’s Guide to Netflix

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Marvel-Netflix

By Dan Gladston

Love comic book TV shows and movies?  Yeah, we thought so.  For your binge watching convenience, we’ve gathered a list of some of the best comic book television series and films available to stream on Netflix.  Depending on what you’re in the mood for, Netflix has you covered with some of the hottest new shows such as Marvel’s Daredevil, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., and Arrow!  What’s more, if you’ve been itching to re-watch some of your favorite comic book movie classics such as Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Hellboy, and many others, you’re in luck!

You can even re-visit our very own Comic Store Heroes!  We hope you enjoy the complete list that follows and please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below!

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17 Oct, 2012

PHOTOS: Midtown Comics Signings at NYCC 2012

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Get a look at some of the amazing signings from the Midtown Comics booth at New York Comic Con 2012. Photos by Ron Gejon.

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10 Jan, 2012

The best Gateway Comics for new readers!

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Are you looking for great books to get you or your friends into comics? Here are some of our favorite “Gateway comics” that would be great for anyone not in the know. And they’re totally legal! These books also have collections available, so grab the first volume and spread the love!

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27 Apr, 2010

Midtown Comics Podcast – Evan Dorkin April 27, 2010

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Evan Dorkin spills the beans on the Beasts of Burden/Hellboy crossover, fans, apes, and super-knitting. Bring your Punisher shirt and enjoy.