This page is about comic books, anime, cosplay, horror, etc. stores and cons in the Phoenix, AZ area. More to come!
Comic Book and Collectible Stores:
Drawn to Comics – A locally owned and operated comic book store located in downtown Glendale. We offer an expansive variety of comics both new and back issued as well as one of the largest selections of collectibles and action figures in Glendale. But it doesn’t stop there! We have a large assortment of games, t-shirts, graphic novels, supplies and more than 150 different posters and prints.
5801 W. Glendale Ave. Glendale AZ 85301. (623) 847-9090
Gotham City Comics – Gotham City is a relaxed establishment,with low lighting and wall to wall comics,action figures,toys and video games for everyone!! We invite you to come down,hang out & enjoy our onsite Espresso Bar while our knowledgeable staff helps you find whatever it is you’re looking for!!
46 W Main St. Mesa, Arizona 85201. (480) 649-3065
All About Books & Comics – All About Books & Comics has been serving both the Phoenix Area and worldwide customers for over 30 years. We provide Arizona’s largest selection of new comics, back issue comics, toys, ccg’s, cmg’s, statues, t-shirts, comic related gifts, supplies and more.
5060 N Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85012
Samurai Comics – The Samurai Comics Superstore in Central Phoenix is one of the largest comic book specialty stores in the country. If you are looking for a comic book, a place to play your favorite collectible card game,or just a cool gift for someone, the Samurai Comics Superstore is the place to be! Check the website for info about the other locations.
1051 E Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85014. (602) 265-8886.
10720 W. Indian School Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85037. (623) 872-8886
1120 S. Country Club Drive. Mesa, AZ 85210. (480) 962-1123
Ash Ave Comics and Books – Ash Avenue Comics & Books has been a fixture for comics fans in the valley for ten years. We carry a wide selection of new comics, both mainstream and indy, mini-comics, magazines, toys, t-shirts, and a massive selection of graphic novels.
806 S. Ash Avenue. Tempe, AZ
Dreadnought Comics – Dreadnought Comics is a newer comic book and collectable store specializing in out of print comic books. The first of its kind with over 5,000 books on full display every day and a constantly changing stock.
3624 w Bell rd. Glendale AZ 85308
Pop Culture Paradise – Serving Tempe, Phoenix, Mesa, Chandler, Scottsdale, and Awatukee! Comics, Board Games, Magic The Gathering Singles, Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh and More!
715 S Forest Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281. (480) 557-6640
Jesse James Comics – They carry comic books, collectibles, toys and more.
10620 N 43rd Ave #7, Glendale, AZ 85304. (602) 993-0392
Greg’s Comics – They boast the “best selection in the East Valley”.
2722 S Alma School Rd, Mesa, AZ 85210. (480) 752-1881
AZ Collector’s Marketplace – The Collectors Marketplace is a 7000+sf Toy and Collector’s Mall. The largest collectors mall in the Southwest and home to the Phoenix Comic & Toy Show, held in our huge event room every Saturday 10am-4pm.
1945 E Indian School Rd. Phoenix, Arizona. (480) 442-1117
At Your Service Cafe – Phoenix’s only mobile Maid Cafe serving the valley’s cons, parties and events! They have sweets, games, prizes, and best of all cute girls in maid outfits who call you master!
Comics, Cosplay, Horror and Anime Conventions/Gatherings
Check the links for more dates and details about these events.
Phoenix Comicon – A Phoenix ComiCon Fan Fest for the winter.
Amazing Arizona Comic Con – Description coming soon.
Saboten Con – American anime convention held in Phoenix, Arizona and organized by Monkey Paw Entertainment.
Con-Nichiwa – American anime convention held in Tucson, Arizona and organized by Monkey Paw Entertainment.
Taiyou Con – Three-day convention celebrating anime, manga, video games, and other aspects of Japanese culture.
Fear Con – Arizona’s largest independent horror event.
Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival – Attendees can catch premieres of short and feature horror and sci-fi films from all over the world, along with eclectic programming of older films, special guests and cult classics.
Kikori Con – Anime convention in Flagstaff.
Comic Media Expo – A convention for comic fans and anyone who is interested in other types of media including television shows, movies, animation and many more. CMX is also focused on bringing new and upcoming talents to our events as well as the more popular established talents.
Fur Con – A convention for furries in Phoenix, Arizona.
Tucson Comic Con – Bringing the exciting world of comic books to the old pueblo from local comic shops, exposing a wide variety of independent sellers and artists along with national talent and guests.