New Comic Book Day — August 15

August 14, 2018

Check out this week’s new releases, including Batman #53, Peter Parker: The Spectacular Spider-Man #308, and Pearl #1.

New Comic Book Day — August 8

August 7, 2018

Check out what new releases are coming to our store this week, including Dinosaucers, Fantastic Four #1, and Sandman Universe #1.

Get Free Comics, Join Our Rewards Program

July 16, 2018

Earn points for every dollar spent in the store! New customers will earn 15 points for opening an account with an email and phone number. Plus, earn 10 more points for signing up for a new pull subscription. For every 100 points accumulated, you’ll receive a $10-off coupon. With 1,000 points, you’ll earn in-store recognition! … Read More

The Top 15 Graphic Novels to Read This Summer

June 16, 2018

Looking for the best books to take with you on summer vacation? These are some of our favorites right now: 15. The Black Monday Murders This is classic occultism, where the various schools of magic are actually clandestine banking cartels who control all of society: a secret world where vampire Russian oligarchs, Black popes, enchanted … Read More

Apotheosis Comics Just Opened Its Bar and Lounge

April 20, 2018

“We have been open in our current location since September and we’ve slowly been plugging along, getting the liquor license set up and the bar and everything else,” says owner Martin Casas, 37. “But now we’re having our grand opening. All the pieces are in place and we’re finally gonna have everything we need.”

Apotheosis Comics has a totally new take on the comic book store

April 6, 2018

Cities are fluid, unpredictable creatures and the buildings that populate them are that, as well. Though many years have passed since Whiz Bam! inhabited a modest storefront at 3206 South Grand, there’s no mistake as you walk through the front door of that address that the space now occupied by Apotheosis Comics once housed arguably the greatest video store of its generation; you can just feel it.

St. Louis in Comic Books: A Brief History of Arch Rivals Meeting Under the Arch

March 23, 2018

When they’re not punching aliens through skyscrapers in fictional cities like Metropolis, comic book superheroes generally behave like real-life coastal elites — doing most of their work in New York City and Los Angeles.

But on rare occasions, comic books do acknowledge the existence of other cities, and sometimes that city is St. Louis! When that happens, Martin Casas, co-owner of Apotheosis Comics (3206 South Grand Boulevard, 314-260-1689), takes special note.

Game Changer

March 22, 2018

Learn science and play board games! Genius Games’ games can be bought, played, and tested at Apotheosis Comics.