Whether you’re a comic book devotee or dabbler, these Brooklyn comic book stores will bring out the kid in you. You’ll find all the classic Marvel titles at Galaxy Collectibles, a curated collection of mainstream and independent titles at Bergen Street Comics, and unique graphic novels at the Desert Island book shop. And because it’s Brooklyn, there’s also an old warehouse packed to the brim with comics and vintage memorabilia. Keep reading for six of our favorite places to spend a lazy afternoon.
Galaxy Collectibles (Park Slope)
Galaxy Collectibles is an unpolished gem with a neighborhood feel. There’s a huge assortment of comic– and movie-related toys and collectibles, including lots of delightfully kitschy items from the movies, TV shows, and comics of your youth. Most of the walls, of course, are covered with books and comics. Keep an eye out for their great sales to pick up comics on the cheap.