Cosmic Comics has stood as a staple of 23rd Street for many comics fans for 18 years. At the end of 18 years owner Mark Friedman has picked up a thing or two about comics retail. Cosmic Comics Owner Talks Comics Retail from The Comic Archive on Vimeo.

This past December Cosmic Comics owner Mark Friedman left the comics retail game, passing the torch and selling his business.  Here he talks about that decision. Cosmic Comics Owner Talks About Leaving Comics Retail from The Comic Archive on Vimeo.

Over the 18 years he’s spent running Cosmic Comics in Manhattan Mark Friedman has learned a few things about trends. And here he talks about the digital distribution and what he sees in the future. Cosmic Comics Owner Talks Digital vs Print Distribution from The Comic Archive on Vimeo.

While the cast majority of comic book lovers are the antithesis of our stereotype, it doesn’t mean we don’t say some really stupid things.  And it was only a matter of time before our freinds behind the counter started dishing on those crazy things we do and say.  Our Valued Customers is a blog devoted […]

While New Comics Day will remain on Wednesdays, retailers will now be able to get their shipments of comics the day before, allowing time to prepare their shelves and inventory so Wednesdays can start smoothly for the comics buying crowd.  From Tomorrow is one of the larger changes in the relationship between distributor and […]