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May Is Wonder Woman Month!

Wonder Woman is finally about to make her feature-film debut, and we’re marking the occasion this month with the May banner from our always amazing Artist-in-Residence Elena Casagrande, aided and abetted this month by the scintillating Simone Di Meo!

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Free Comic Book Day, SATURDAY MAY 6 at Blastoff!

FREE COMIC BOOK DAY is here again, and this year it’s back at the mother ship, at Blastoff Comics on Lankershim Blvd! As always, we’ll be giving away comics all day, both new FCBD releases as well as VINTAGE comics! Also back this year is our FCBD Sale! 25% -50% off all trade paperbacks, hardcovers […]

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April Is Guardians of the Galaxy Month!

At this writing we’re only four weeks away from the premiere of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, and here to celebrate it is our Artist-in-Residence Elena Casagrande, who brings us this amazing Guardians banner! Look for more GOTG features all month here at Blastoff!

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Creating Heroes for Make March Matter – Saturday, March 25!

  This month, we’re helping Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Make March Matter! CHLA is aiming to raise $1 million in March alone for children’s treatment, and you can help us make it happen! ALL BOOKS AND NEW COMICS ON SALE, 25-50% OFF! With a portion of all proceeds benefiting CHLA! APPEARING: Animation artist and character […]

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Time’s Up!

What an amazing night! Thanks to everyone who came out for our packed screening of TIME AFTER TIME, and a very special thanks to the charming and hilarious Nicholas Meyer and Steven-Charles Jaffe, who regaled us with tales from production following the movie. And of course, much gratitude to our partners at Laemmle NoHo 7 […]

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Almost Out of Time

Our time-travel series at the Laemmle NoHo 7 in North Hollywood comes to a spectacular close this Thursday, with our showing of TIME AFTER TIME! H.G. Wells chasing Jack the Ripper through 1970s San Francisco! Not only that, we’ll have special guests, with producer Steven-Charles Jaffe, star Malcolm McDowell and writer/director Nicholas Meyer, who will […]

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Holiday Hours

Planning to stop by our North Hollywood location for some holiday shopping? Note our Holiday Hours: Friday, December 23: 11am – 8pm Saturday, December 24: 10am – 4pm Christmas Day, December 25: Closed Monday, December 26: 11am – 7pm Saturday,  December 31: 11am -5pm New Year’s Day, January 1: 11am -5pm

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Blastoff Through Time at the Laemmle NoHo 7!

We’re delighted to announce our newest partnership with our neighbors at the Laemmle NoHo 7 and Throwback Thursday series partner EAT|SEE|HEAR this January as we sponsor the Laemmle’s Throwback Thursday series for the month, with one of our favorite themes: Time Travel! Just look at this schedule! DATE FILM   TICKETS Jan. 5 Back to the […]

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The New Blastoffcomics .com Is Here!

We’re almost at a new year, and it felt like the perfect time for a brand-new look around these parts. While the old site had served us well for five years past, we’re absolutely delighted to welcome you to the new online home of BLASTOFF. And while you’re looking around, make sure to check out […]

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Happy Holidays!

A new month means a new banner from our Artist-in-Residence Elena Casagrande, who hits it out of the park this time with one that makes my shriveled heart grow three sizes.  

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A Word from Blastoff

Four years ago today we opened our doors in North Hollywood. And in those four years since you welcomed us into your community, we’ve made countless friends, created a neighborhood festival that’s become an annual tradition, reached out to help local schools and libraries, and donated to dozens of charitable organizations and movements, all thanks […]

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