Best Comic Book Shops In Boston

October 19, 2010 1:29 AM

Looking for the best place to grab the latest graphic novel, manga title or a back issue on one of your favorite super heroes? Then check out this list of the best comic book stores in the Boston area.


464 Commonwealth Avenue, Suite 13
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 266-4266

Buzz: excellent selection, plenty of manga titles

New England Comics

131 Harvard Avenue
Allston, MA 02134
(617) 783-1848

Buzz: good variety, friendly staff

JP Comics and Games

603 Centre Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
(617) 553-4247

Buzz: small and new, friendly staff

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The Million Year Picnic

99 Mount Auburn Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 492-6763

Buzz: great for current titles, not too big on back issues

Tokyo Kid

The Garage Mall
36 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 661-9277

Buzz: great selection of manga and anime, but a bit pricey


407 Highland Avenue
Somerville, MA 02144
(617) 666-2664

Buzz: helpful staff