Sunday, December 6, 2020

December 2020 Update

As we finally approach the end of 2020, it’s probably time to update things here. Show dates for 2021 are booked, but until we can have events again, there’s no point in announcing any of them. 

I’m hoping things can start up in the last half of 2021, but we’ll see. In the meantime, in the spirit of buying local, here’s a list of some of the folks who’ve been selling at the shows on a regular basis. 

Allen Coccola is selling on eBay as al-and-son, specializing in Promo and Chase non-sports cards. Contact directly at for info on sets and single cards. 100,000 plus cards in stock. 

Dave Hutchcroft/Second Story Books and Comics is located in Victoria, BC. Golden/Silver Age to Modern Age (new) issues, including graphic novels, miniseries or series sets, vintage paperbacks. Text requests to 250-516-8445 or email All major comic publishers including Marvel, DC, Vertigo, Image, IDW, BOOM, and Oni. 

Chad Stewart/Jigglypig Comics has over 100,000 comics in inventory. Good selection of CGC books. Email your want list to him at, or check out his website, 

The Comic Legends Legal Defense Fund is selling a variety of signed and sketched in/on trades and comics. Money raised goes to help comic retailers needing legal assistance or financial aid due to Covid. List of items in stock available here: 

Nifty Keen Stuff isn’t online, but they invite you to visit them at 102 - 736 E Broadway. Current hours are Thursday and Saturday: noon to 5PM; Friday: noon to 6PM. They have comics and graphic novels as well as toys and action figures (new and used), mostly from the 1990's and earlier. They also carry CDs, cassette tapes, DVDs, VHS tapes, and a variety of small household items.

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