Komico Comic Book Store in Montreal

Komico – The oldest Comic Book Store in Montreal

The best Comic book store in Montreal

In business since 1982, we have been providing the Montreal area with Comics and Comic Book related material for over 30 years!

Ever since then, Lee has been selling anything and everything comics related with a smile.

We carry Montreal’s largest selection of new and used comics. We keep in stock close to 300 new comic titles on display, with several issues of each title in stock, so finding all your favorite comics is as easy as pie and of course, if we don’t have it in stock, we’ll do our best to find it.

Many readers are choosing to collect Trades and Graphic Novels, we have literally hundreds of Graphic Novels and Trade paperbacks in stock, with new arrivals every week.

If you are looking for comics and pop culture in Montreal, it is the place to visit!

We have a selection of modern comics, back issues and exclusive variants on our eBay store.

Komico also offers a large selection of toys, action figures, statues, trading cards and more.

New comic books come in every Wednesday from Marvel, DC Comics, Image Comics, IDW Publishing and many other publishers. You can sign yourself up for in store pick up for your favorite comic book series.

Located just 2 blocks from the Snowdon Metro, at 4960 Decarie, we are easily accessible from any part of the city, as both the Blue and Orange lines intersect at the Snowdon Metro Stop. If you are coming by car just get off Highway 15 (Decarie Expressway) at the Queen Mary Exit, we are located on the west side of the Decarie Service road.

Stop in and see us at our Montreal Comic book store, we Are Comic Books.

The passion of comics.

Since we opened in 1982, we have never stopped being Comic book fans. Comic books is and will always be a passion that gets you. We are a comic book but more than anything, we are comic book readers.

Even though you might want to drop in / drop out of the store, most of our clientele will stay a while and chats with us. We are always more than happy to shoot the sh*t and discuss the latest happening in the Comic book world.

Lee for instance is a bit like a comic book encyclopedia, and has the most amazing stories to tell, so does the rest of the team.

Come any time and take the time to browse our huge collection, feel free to ask questions if you have doubts or need help.

A short history of Komico

Komico is one of the first comic book store in Montreal.

Founded in 1982 by comic book passionates, it has been through tough times like the fire back in 2014 that forced one of our many changes of address.

In the words of Lee in August 2, 2017 for the 35th anniversary of Komico:

August 1st we celebrated our 35th year in business….(so hard to believe). We were not the first shop to open, I believe we were the 3rd after Nova and Cap Quebec, but we seem to have stood the test of time, nonetheless. Nova has been closed for several years, and Cap is no longer run by the original owner, so I guess I am old man comic in this city now…. I have met so many awesome people through this business, and shared so many stories of my trials and tribulations. Had some amazing times, and some disastrous ones as well.

As for the customers, obviously too many to name, but many are regarded as friends and are no longer just customers, Tons of assholes too, but they always provide the best stories! I have seen tremendous changes in the industry as you can well imagine, and I’d be lying if I said I didn’t miss the old days, before there were so many electronic diversions. People lined up outside the shop to pick up Alpha Flight #1 or Wolverine #1, the passion people had for comics was amazing….those were days! So in the words of the Grateful Dead……What a long strange trip it’s been…..

Komico Events – Stay informed

There are many important events  throughout the year that you want to know about.

Each year, we attend several conventions like the Montreal ComicCon, the Ottawa ComicCon and many more.

We also participate each year to Free Comic Book day and have great promos throughout the year.

The best way to make sure you do not to miss a thing is to either check our events page often, follow us on facebook or on Twitter.

You can also sign up to receive all the latest information in your email.

See you soon!