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CBLDF Retailer Spotlight: Dark Carnival & The Escapist

September 2, 2019
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CBLDF Retailer Spotlight: Dark Carnival & The Escapist

Dark Carnival & The Escapist Comics are next door to each other in the Claremont District of Berkeley, California. These sibling stores create a small haven for genre literature nerds and comics fans alike. Dark Carnival is a books store specializing in Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Horror. The Escapist Comics next door won the 2019 Diamond…

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CBLDF Retailer Spotlight: Rebel Base Comics & Toys

July 4, 2019
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CBLDF Retailer Spotlight: Rebel Base Comics & Toys

In honor of the 4th of July, CBLDF Retailer Spotlight falls on Rebel Base Comics and Toys in Charlotte, North Carolina, because what were the founding fathers if not Rebels fighting against the Empire? Like a proper secret base, the store resides underground, down an unassuming hallway. However, its location is far from secret, with…

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Retailer Spotlight: Comix Experience Turns 30 Today!

April 1, 2019
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Retailer Spotlight: Comix Experience Turns 30 Today!

Comix Experience in San Francisco is the type of local comics shop that fans envision when thinking of their dream neighborhood. On a basic level, it’s well lit, laid out with intention, utilizes display racks as well as copious bookshelves and spinners to highlight its wide selection of new and classic titles. Since there is…

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Retailer Spotlight: Cosmic Monkey Comics

March 15, 2019
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Retailer Spotlight: Cosmic Monkey Comics

Across town in Portland, Oregon from Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, on a busy street sits Cosmic Monkey Comics. The outside windows are painted in bright colors featuring neat caricatures of a monkey (obviously), an alien, a robot, and a dinosaur – all beneath exaltations of their wares promising comics, manga and more.    …

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