Great Escape Comics & Games

1050 E. Piedmont Rd.
Marietta, GA 30062

Past Events

May 4, 2013: Free Comic Book Day

Saturday, May 4th is FREE COMIC BOOK DAY at Great Escape Comics & Games!

Special store hours will be 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM.

Free Comic Book Day means exactly what it says. Dozens of publishers, including Marvel and DC have gotten together to produce exclusive comic books to be given away! No strings attached! All you need to do is show up at Great Escape to pick up your free comic books!

While you're here, check out our BIGGEST SALES EVENT OF THE YEAR!

50% OFF all Back Issue Comics that are $25.00 and under!
25% OFF all Back Issue Comics that are over $25.00!
20-50% OFF all Graphic Novels and Manga!
20% OFF all Toys!
20% OFF all Statues!
10% OFF all Games!

We'll also be featuring our once-a-year sidewalk sale (or back-room blow-out bonanza if Mother Nature doesn't cooperate)! This year it will be bigger and better than ever, with grab bags priced at 99 cents, and toys, comics, and more at greatly reduced prices.


Saturday, May 4th is also National Star Wars Day. Come by and see the HUGE selection of vintage Star Wars collectibles that we just added to the store! We have Star Wars band-aids, lunch boxes, action figures, vehicles, and even Star Wars beach towels!

Dec. 21, 2012 to Dec. 24, 2012: Countdown To Christmas Sale

All locations of The Great Escape will be having a 25% Off Everything-In-The-Store* Sale for 4 Days- from Friday, 12/21 - Monday, 12/24 (Christmas Eve)!

We'll also be open an hour early every day that the sale is taking place:

FRI-SAT: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
SUN: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
MON: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Don't miss it- it's our "Countdown To Christmas Sale"- where you get 25% off everything* for 4 days- at all Great Escape locations!

(Buying-Selling-Trading: DVDs, CDs, Comics, Records, Video Games, Toys, Gaming Cards, Role-Playing Games, Posters, Books, Memorabilia & more!)

Monday, 12/24
(Christmas Eve) 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Tuesday, 12/25
(Christmas Day) CLOSED
Monday, 12/31
(New Year's Eve) 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Tuesday, 1/1
(New Year's Day) 10.a.m. - 9 p.m. (Regular hours)

Open regular hours on New Year's Day this year!

  • Shop Hours

    Sunday: noon - 6 p.m.
    Monday: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Tuesday: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Wednesday: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Thursday: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Friday: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Saturday: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.