Get Your Geek On At These Comic Book Stores In Joburg


Get your geek on at these comic book stores in and around the city, selling everything from graphic novels and manga to figurines and t-shirts. 

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Heroes of Games and Comics

This popular store has three branches across Joburg, one each at Melrose Arch, Bedford Centre and Sandton City. They also have an online store. This shop has a range of comics from publishers including DC Comics, Marvel Comics and Image Comics. They also offer comic paraphernalia like action figures, statues, movies, clothing, games and books, among others.

Contact details: Bedfordview – 011 615 2447 / Shop U48 Bedford Centre, Smith Rd, Bedfordview // Sandton – 011 326 5491 / Shop L14C Lower Level Entrance 4, 83 Rivonia Rd, Sandhurst, Sandton // Melrose – 011 684 1204 / Shop 031EF, 44 Melrose Blvd, Melrose Arch / heroes.gc@gmail.com / https://www.heroesofgc.com

Comic Warehouse

This warehouse is tucked away in Bedfordview. They offer a variety of comic books, pop-culture figurines, statues, life-size statues and merchandise. What makes this store great is their all-in-one approach. The warehouse has its own on-site restaurant, Kaylee’s Eatery, which serves up some yummy and healthy vegan fair. They also have a cookie store on the premises. So guys can enjoy their shopping while the girls grab a bite to eat.

Contact details: 011 524 7604 / 147 North Reef Road Bedfordview / contactus@comicwarehouse.co.za  / https://comicwarehouse.co.za

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Cosmic Comics

If your’re looking for pop-culture merchandise, comics, graphic novels, statues, action figures and Funko POPs, then check out Cosmic Comics’ online store or their megastore in Randburg. They pride themselves on their friendly and knowledgeable service, so if you are new to the world of geek or are gift shopping for a friend, this place is worth the visit.

Contact details: 011 678 0165 / 254 Beyers Naudé Dr & Acacia Road, Blackheath, Randburg / coolstuff@absamail.co.za / https://cosmiccomics.online

Smallville Comics

Based in Alberton, this comic book store retails their products both online and in store. They stock many figures, Wobblers, comic books, games and statues. Don’t be fooled by the look of the shop, it may look like a regular comic book shop but inside you’ll find all those rare collectibles and merchandise. The owner is a passionate comic fan and will be happy to assist with a smile.

Contact details: 083 534 9301 / Corner Penzance and St Aubyn Road,
New Redruth, Alberton / kentcomics@yahoo.com / http://www.smallvillecomics.co.za

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Outer Limits

This comic book store is based in Randburg. Their products include rare collectible comics, graphic novels, trading cards, RP games, board games, memorabilia and novels. And if that isn’t enough geekiness, Outer Limits is located in Nexus Hub, so you can also stock up on your video games, Anime, model kits, pop-culture apparel and merchandise while you’re there.

Contact details: 011 789 8215 / 21 Harley Street, Ferndale, Randburg / sales@outerlimits.co.za / http://www.outerlimits.co.za

Critters and Comics

Critters and Comics is a wholly online store. They sell an array of action figures, comics, graphic novels, statues, collectibles, clothing and accessories. If you can’t find what you’re looking for on the site, drop them a message and they’ll do their best to source it for you. Their service and delivery is super fast, and their comic books are well priced. If you’re looking for even better deals over and above their low prices, check out their product sales.

Contact details: info@crittersandcomics.co.za / https://crittersandcomics.co.za

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