David Gonzalez – St. Jane Hotel
Providing a super wide variety of comics and merch from around the world, Chicago Comics has a ton of indie comics as well as manga, mini-comics, zines, underground publications, and much more. Are you a comic artist? Chicago Comics offers consignment if you’d like to sell your own work!
First Aid Comics
Mark Kraemer – Hotel Palomar
From new releases to vintage back issues, First Aid Comics is a go-to for comic books, graphic novels, and gaming. They stock Marvel, DC, and a wide variety of indie publishers like Image and Kitchen Sink so you’re sure to find something to your liking.
Third Coast Comics
Rebecca Starodub – Ritz-Carlton
Whether you’re a casual comic fan or a long time lover, Third Coast caters to your comic needs. On top of stocking some of the comic community’s most coveted pieces, Third Coast hosts a slew of events like karaoke nights, meetups, theme nights, and more.
Callout from Morgan Cohen – Sofitel
Graham Crackers Comics has 12 locations, 10 of which are in Illinois. The Chicago Loop location has one of the largest selection of comic books and graphic novels including Silver, Golden Age, vintage and new comics. They often host events where guests can meet authors and have their comic books signed, take sketch classes, enjoy gaming and more!