Located right next to Strand Bookstore, this shop is a paradise for comics lovers. Although a little bit lacking previous issues, you can still find most of the latest issues. Most importantly, they have much wider collections of toys, vinyl figures, Dorbz and Funko Pops than Midtown Comics. This place is worthy of visit.
My son and I stopped into Forbidden Planet and were amazed at the selection. There was everything you could imagine, from cards to masks to models.
Took time out to hunt down several comic book stores while in New York and Forbidden Planet was the first one we found. Decent selection of comics and collectables - i didn't leave empty handed!
I visited this geek heaven just before New Year's Eve and I loved it! The store has everything comic book/TV/movie collectible you can think of and patrons even go dressed up as their favourite characters for a normal night of shopping - I saw a few dedicated Game of Thrones fans on my visit! Tip: double check t-shirts sizes before... 更多
I love the Forbidden Planet. They have everything you could want dealing with comics, fantasy or any type of collectible. The staff is so knowledgeable. They will also ship for you. The location is not in mid-town for the casual New York visitor. I suggest a taxi. We did get a little lost on the subway getting there, but this... 更多
Cool place to waste time. Find lots of fascinating pop merch like Star Wars, DC and Marvel comics, Harry Potter, Game of Thrones, etc. Action figures, mugs, toys, pens, etc.
Lots of interesting things like Star Wars and mtg things but everything priced high. My big issue was that they have no refund policy just store credit - so as tourists we bought, we regretted and we were stuffed. Spoke to the store manager who sorted us out - hence 3 stars not 1 - but having to beg for... 更多