Comicazi’s 2016 Holiday Gift Guide

Hey gang! With the holidays fast approaching, we thought we’d put together some recommendations to help with your gift gathering. Everyone in the shop pitched in with some of their favorites, covering everything from new trades, to vintage back issues, to action figures, to games, and more! Hopefully you’ll find a little something for everyone on this list. And if you don’t find exactly what you’re looking for, just let us know next time you’re in the shop and we’ll be happy to help you with your holiday hunting! MIKE’S RECOMMENDATIONS “I love vintage back issues! And Comicazi has got them in spades. Pick up a collectible back issue or three for the classic comic collector in your life!” MUNSON’S RECOMMENDATIONS “Christmas is easily my favorite time of the year! I am always looking for cool ornaments or decorations, and let me tell you we have some excellent items here at Comicazi for your house / apartment / work… you name it! Come in and get this stuff before I buy it ALL!” “Deadly Class is easily my favorite Image series of the last few years. This series is set in the late 1980’s and tells the tale of a group of kids that attend a High School for Assassins. Written by Rick Remender & drawn by Wes Craig, it is a series for people who want to see a mash up of The Breakfast Club and Battle Royale! Volumes 1-4 are available right now ($9.99-$14.99), and the hardcover Omnibus Vol.1 is 30% off cover price just in time for the holidays!!” ERIN’S RECOMMENDATIONS “I’m going to recommend Chew Volume...

Black Friday Deals at Comicazi!

Hey gang! If you’re looking to start your holiday shopping, or if you want to save yourself a bundle on a stack of comic-y goodness, then we’ve got you covered! We’ve got a bunch of deals lined up for Black Friday, that should be continuing through the end of the year. Come on down! 50% OFF ALL MINI SERIES: Every single mini series in the shop is 50% off the already discounted price! We’ve got a few hundred minis, story arcs, and complete runs bundled up, ranging from the 1970s to books fresh off the wall in 2016. Marvel, DC, Image, Dark Horse, and tons of indies are represented. A big chunk of these stories have never been collected in trade, and are long out of print, so it’s a great way to snag some excellent stories on the cheap.   50% OFF ALL HIGHLIGHT BOOKS: Highlights are some of our favorite back issues, all marked down 50%! We rotate Highlights every few weeks to spotlight new arrivals, movie tie ins, and some of our favorite covers from the back issue bins. This month we’ve got a range of books, including Silver Age Dr. Strange, Bronze Age Marvel horror, cosmic books like Infinity Gauntlet, and Modern Age keys like the first appearance of Danny Ketch as Ghost Rider! These Highlights are right above the back issue bins.     5 TRADES FOR $20: We’ve got a few hundred TPBs and GNs at the back of the shop marked down to 5 for $20! It’s a huge selection of stuff that we don’t have room for on the main trade shelf,...

Blood Bowl Release on 11/25, Save 15% With a Free Demo!

Blood Bowl – The Game of Fantasy Football –  is returning in a new printing, and will release on Black Friday! Come in for a demo on either Friday 11/25 between 6-9pm, or Saturday 11/26 between 11am-6pm, and save 15% off your Blood Bowl purchase. Throw your team into competition with the Comicazi Blood Bowl League (CoBBLe) and see if you can beat the Bad Kids!   www.bloodbowl.com...

Bad Kids Press Open Studio On 11/12

Hey gang! On Saturday 11/12 we’ll be hosting an open studio at the shop for Bad Kids Press, our very own independent publishing imprint. Bad Kids Press is meant to spotlight some of our favorite local writers, artists, novelists, and creators, and we’re excited to open our doors to have a bunch of them in the shop. Creators will be showing off work in progress for upcoming releases, answering questions about indie publishing, and sharing ideas. The open studio will run from 8-10pm on Saturday 11/12, and you can get more details and RSVP at the event page on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1365739016779280/ And if you want to learn more about Bad Kids Press, and what we’ve published so far, check out our official site: http://www.badkidspress.com Also, you can always find Bad Kids Press releases on the Local Art shelf right next to the new book wall. See you on Saturday!...

ComedyCazi Presents: Cops and Supers on Saturday, April 25

In a city of super-heroes, normal humans are represented by two separate but equally unimportant groups: The police, who have nothing to offer in the fight against super-villains, and the prisons who fail to contain them. These are their stories. Catch the loose cannon comedy that doesn’t play by the rules Saturday, April 25th. See Gideon Bautista, Jonathan Lang, Kyle Coston, T.J. Williams, Caitlin Donnelly, Tim O’Brien and Alex Lang perform with sound design by Emily Ledger. Tickets are $10.00 cash at the door or you can choose to pay just $8.00 online in advance. Crime doesn’t pay, and neither does...

Smile and Error Returns On April 18th!

In the back room of Boston’s most infamous comic book shop (that’s Comicazi, in case you thought we were posting about someplace else for some reason,) something strange is afoot. Deranged researchers are developing new sources of comedy, unbound by the laws of gods or men. On Saturday, April 18th at 8 PM, these renegade scientists ask the oldest question of all. Alex Kumin, Tawanda Gona, Julia Claire and headliner Ryan Donahue meet with hosts Jeff Wiles and Owen Linders to try to answer that most essential of questions: what is funny? $8 gains you entrance to the world of Smile and Error ($10 at the door). Buy tickets online right now and save those two...