Best Comic Book Stores In Atlanta

July 19, 2016 8:00 AM

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Are you a comic book fan? Nowadays, you can access almost anything on the internet. But there’s still nothing like grabbing that book in your hands and turning the pages. And it’s the same for comic books. Who is your favorite superhero? Captain America, Superman, maybe Batman? Whatever your pleasure, head on over to one of the great comic book stores in Atlanta, and read about your favorite superhero!
Teahouse Comics
5920 Roswell Road
Sandy Springs, GA 30328
(404) 252-3994
www.teahouse-comics.com

Aside from Teahouse Comics having a physical store and address, the company also has a Teahouse Comics eBay Store and a Teahouse Comics Amazon Store. You can also sign up on the Facebook page. Although the store does have some action figures and toys, Teahouse Comics is all about comic books. It receives its new shipments of comics each Wednesday. Can’t find what you’re looking for? No problem. The staff will order it for you and contact you when it’s received. It’s worth the trip to Teahouse Comics.

Titan Smyrna
2512 Cobb Parkway
Smyrna, GA 30080
(770) 690-3110
www.titangamesandcomics.com

For 25 years now, Titan Smyrna has been a member of this community. Combined, Mike, Katie, Daniel and Jay have over 30 years experience in this type of business. Titan Smyrna offers a weekly newsletter that you may subscribe to. The newsletter goes out every Sunday and gives you a heads up as to what is being released the following week. Just sign up with your email address, and you’re good to go.

Criminal Records
1154-A Euclid Ave. N.E.
Atlanta GA 30307
(404) 215-9511
criminalatl.com

Criminal Records is located in the Little 5 Points area. The store carries the “old time” vinyl records, CD’s, cassettes, but it also has one of the best comic archives in the whole city of Atlanta. Criminal Records also does the Free Comic Book Day. A whole wall is usually dedicated to this event, and normally there is a two book limit. Come on in and experience the ambiance and intimacy of this shop. You’ll become a regular once you visit.

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Book Nook
3073 N. Druid Hills Road
Decatur, GA 30033
(404) 633-1342
www.booknookbookstoredecaturga.com

Book Nook has been open in Decatur, Ga. since 1973. The store buys, sells and trades all sorts of media, from novels to music, and yes, the store has a great assortment of comic books. In fact, Book Nook offers a full service comic book store complete with new, used and rare comic books and even toys and figurines of your favorites. Check out Book Nook, and you just might stumble across something unique.

My Parents Basement
22 N. Avondale Road
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
(404) 292-4607
myparentsbasement.squarespace.com

Three friends who like beer, great food and comic books started My Parents Basement first as a pop-up shop. Then opened their actual brick and mortar shop in 2015. MPB tries to appeal to all veteran comic book readers and newbies alike. If you are looking for something in particular and can’t find it, stop in and tell the staff about it. They can special order what you’re searching for. Check out the website and see what events are due to take place.

Dr. No’s
3372 Canton Road
Marietta, GA 30066
(770) 422-4642
www.drnos.com

A short drive just a little north of Atlanta is the largest comic book store in Cobb County. Dr. No’s was opened in 1977. Current owner, Cliff, took over the store in 1982. Every Wednesday at 11:00 am, the new comic books arrive at Dr. No’s. Get the latest on your favorite characters, and browse around to find some new favorite characters as well.

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Debbie Evans Taylor is a southern gal from Temple, GA that has a passion for writing, cooking and all things crafty. This grandma of six dreams of someday seeing the world. She’s happier than ever and loving life!

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