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.

This december saw the torch passed on my favorite NYC comic shop, Cosmic Comics on 23rd street. Before the shop closed I sat down with owner Mark Friedman to talk about the shop. Here he talks about how it was starting the shop and why he did it. How Cosmic Comics in NYC Came To […]