Since the murder of George Floyd, many white and white-presenting community members have opened our eyes to the horror of systemic racism and anti-blackness. While many of us have been on an antiracist journey for some time, we recognize that our blindspots are still harmful, learning does not end, and we must listen to our … Read More
12 unique shops and boutiques in St. Louis BY PAUL JOSEPH | PUBLISHED JUNE 16, 2020 From high-end department stores to independent boutiques to quirky shops selling handmade local goods, there’s something for every shopping taste in St Louis. Situated in Missouri along the Mississippi River, the city’s retail opportunities are spread throughout its diverse neighborhoods, with … Read More
We will not reopen the store next week to customers. In fact, we’re not going to open the store until our region sees a steady decline in COVID-19 cases, and probably not even after that. Our first priority is keeping our staff and customers healthy and the risk is too great at this moment to … Read More
Use Coupon Code FCBD2020 at checkout to score your 50% off discount all weekend! SHOP HERE IT’S SORT OF FREE COMIC BOOK DAY THIS SATURDAY MAY 2ND! 50% of all online sales! It’s normally one of the best days of the year – Free Comic Book Day! But with the need to stay safe, stay inside … Read More
It’s a great way to pick up a new book you may not have known existed and try it out! Use our Wednesday code NTYCBD at check out and get 25% off your purchase! While you’re here you might as well use code FRIYAY on our drink site (link in the comments) and get … Read More
Martin Casas of Apotheosis Comics is making sure that St. Louis residents have plenty of comic books and drinks to get them through quarantine. Story By Allison Babka Visuals By R.J. Hartbeck Before the coronavirus pandemic, Martin Casas happily spent his days sharing beers and chatting with customers about comic books at Apotheosis Comics & … Read More
WE’RE NOT DONE YET. Author Joseph Campbell created the concept of the Heroes Journey. It’s a narrative the charts how a scrawny person grows to become a hero of legend and the process they must undergo to achieve that status. After they receive their call to an adventure they seek out training to help … Read More
Martin Casas learned some terrible news a week ago — his entire personal collection of 3,000 comic books had been stolen.
New this week: Adventure Time Marcy and Simon #3, Star Wars #63, Avengers #17, Naomi #3, and Teen Titans #28.
Thanks to Alexis Zotos for stopping by the shop and featuring us on her awesome podcast! You can listen to Martin on Meet St. Louis below: Listen to the interview on Soundcloud here.