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An Evening with Author Lisa Unger

Author Lisa Unger makes her West Coast literary premiere for her new novel CRAZY LOVE YOU, a psychological thriller that Booklist called “Superb, complex and riveting.” In addition to a reading from the novel, guests can look forward to a conversation between Lisa and crime novelist Gregg Hurwitz! It’ll be a night not to be […]

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Jim Finazzo celebrates Free Comic Book Day.

BLASTOFF Welcomes The Jim Finazzo Collection

A comic-book collection is a precious thing to its owner. It’s not just titles and issues, heroes and villains. It’s a sort of history of what that person likes, what they enjoy, what they were interested in at the time they were buying.  In a very real way, each collection is like a fingerprint: it’s […]

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Blastoff’s Children

Thanks to everyone who contributed on Free Comic Book Day to our Children.org initiative!  We thought it’d be a good time to introduce you to some of the children we’re helping! This is Billy Joel Gallardo, who lives in the Phillipines. This is Ena Lisbeth Mendosa Luna, from Ecuador:   Meet Ernesto David Rodriguez Garcia, […]

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Thank You!

Last Saturday, BLASTOFF and Elizabeth’s Canvas sent their superheroes out to the Kidz Health Fair to meet the kids from LA+USC Medical Center’s pediatrics wing and give out some comic books. Our most heartfelt thanks go out to our superheroes, Michael Starr (Spider-Man),Michael Minto (Batman), Jennifer Wenger (Wonder Woman), Melinda-Catherine Gross (Batgirl), and Laura Long […]

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Free Comic Book Day at Blastoff!

Our gratitude to everyone who came out to our biggest and most successful FREE COMIC BOOK DAY yet! Thanks to your generous donations, we’re 70% of the way toward our goal of sponsoring 10 children in 10 countries through Children International! (And special thanks to IDW Publishing for their generous donation!) And a special thank-you […]

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Thank You

When we first created Blastoff two years ago, it was important to us that we were more than just a company that sold things;  we were to be an entity that was of use somehow, to the community and the world around us.  And so we’ve tried, by donating a portion of our proceeds to […]

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Welcoming the Future, Treasuring the Past.