Green Brain Comics

13936 Michigan Ave.
Dearborn, MI 48126

Phone Number
(313) 582-9444
Sunday: noon - 5 p.m.
Monday: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Tuesday: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 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.

Current & Upcoming Events

Bodie Troll Signing
March 10, 2018

Guest: Jay P. Fosgitt

Jay Fosgitt (My Little Pony, Not Brand Echh) appears at Green Brain Comics on Saturday, March 10, 2018 from noon till 2:00 PM to sign his new graphic novel starring Bodie Troll. Jay will also be giving a demo on how to draw Bodie, his cute and cuddly grump of a troll.

Jay will be joined by our own Shayauna Glover, who will be showcasing her artwork and prints.

Past Events

Black Friday 2017 Signing
Nov. 24, 2017

Guest: Rafer Roberts

Rafer Roberts, the writer behind Archer & Armstrong and Harbinger Renegade at Valiant Entertainment and writer/artist of his creator owned Plastic Farm and Nightmare the Rat, will be signing copies of his comic work at Green Brain Comics on BLACK FRIDAY, November 24th from 1-4pm.

Rugrats #1 Signing
Oct. 22, 2017

Guest: Lisa Dubois

Lisa Dubois, the illustrator of the new Rugrats comic from Kaboom, along with Mike Roll and Jon Hickey creators of Apooka will be in store signing copies of their work on Sunday October 22nd from 1:00 – 4:00 PM.

GWAR Orgasmageddon #1 Signing
June 7, 2017

Guest: Scott Wygman

Artist Scott Wygmans appears at Green Brain Comics on Wednesday, June 7th at 5:00 PM to celebrate the release of GWAR: Orgasmageddon #1 from Dynamite Entertainment.

Black Bolt #1 Signing
May 3, 2017

Guest: Saladin Ahmed

Saladin Ahmed, award winning writer of the new Black Bolt series from Marvel Comics, appears at Green Brain Comics on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM.

Motor City Black Age of Comics Signing
Nov. 11, 2016

Guests: Ashley Wood, Dawud Anyabwile

Green Brain Comics presents a Pre-Con Book Signing Event on Friday, November 11, 2016 from 4:00 – 8:00 PM with guests Baba Dawud Anyabwile, Andre Batts, Ashley Woods, Michael Watson, Kenjji Marshall, Kamron Reynolds, G Walker Teon, Eric Leggs Sr., Victor Dandridge Jr, and William C. Davis. They will also appear at the 8th Annual Motor City Black Age of Comics Convention.

Gwenpool Variant Signing
March 2, 2016

Guest: Jay P. Fosgitt

Local artist Jay Fosgitt appears at Green Brain Comics on Wednesday, March 2nd from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM to sign copies of his Party Variant of AVENGERS STANDOFF ASSAULT ON PLEASANT HILL ALPHA #1 featuring Gwenpool!!

Sunbeam on the Astronaut Signing
Aug. 15, 2015

Steven Cerio appears at Saturday, August 15 at Green Brain Comics. Check out his new book, “Sunbeam on the Astronaut,” and enjoy a screening of his films. Films start at 3pm with signing immediately following.

Free Comic Book Day 2015
May 2, 2015

Guests: Jay P. Fosgitt, Dave Acosta

Green Brain Comics celebrates the 14th Annual Free Comic Book Day on Saturday May 2, 2015!

Fifty different Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) comics will be available. Three FCBD comics per person!

No gimmicks, no tricks, no strings attached. Like every year, there are comics for every age, taste, and reading level.
Bring a canned food item to donate to Gleaners Community Food Bank and get an extra FCBD comic! Show up in costume, and get another FCBD comic!

Special Guests include:
*Dave Acosta
*Jay Fosgitt
*James Anderson
*Jesse Rubenfeld
*Slack Jaw Punks (podcasting)

As always:
*Door Prizes
* Live DJ sets, courtesy of Underground Resistance

Nain Rouge Signing
Jan. 31, 2015

Guest: Jeremy Bastian

Writer Joseph Bastian and Carl Winans, visual designer/storyteller and co-founder of Folkteller, appear at Green Brain Comics on Saturday, January 31 at noon to sign the NAIN ROUGE graphic novel.

The Warren Commission Report Signing
Sept. 27, 2014

Guests: Dan Mishkin, Jerzy Drozd

Author Dan Mishkin and artist Jerzy Drozd appear at Green Brain Comics on Saturday, September 27th for a special event to celebrate their adaptation of the Warren Commission Report.

Presentation will kick off at 1pm, with a book signing immediately following.

Interesting Drug Signing
June 14, 2014

Guest: Shaun Manning

Shaun Manning, writer of Interesting Drug the new graphic novel from Boom Studios, appears at Green Brain Comics on Saturday, June 14th from noon till 2:00 pm!

FCBD: Bodie Troll Signing
May 3, 2014

Guest: Jay P. Fosgitt

Cartoonist Jay Fosgitt, creator of Bodie Troll, signs at Green Brain Comics on Saturday May 3, 2013 for Free Comic Book Day!

Jack of Spades #1 Signing
March 22, 2014

Writer Trico Lutkins and artist Joshua Werner appear at Green Brain Comics on on Saturday March 22nd to unveil their new release, Jack of Spades #1! They’ll be signing comics and talking about the creative process from 5-7pm.

Bodie Troll Signing
Feb. 15, 2014

Guest: Jay P. Fosgitt

Green Brain Comics proudly announces the return of local comic creator Jay Fosgitt on Saturday, February 15th from noon until 3pm to celebrate the release of the Bodie Troll graphic novel.

Jay Fosgitt’s Bodie Troll is a creator-owned, all-ages comic set in the mythic village of Hagadorn and featuring a grumpy little troll named Bodie. While he aspires to be big and scary, he’s actually cute and cuddly, which confounds his attempts every time.

Green Brain Comics will have copies of the Bodie Troll graphic novel available for sale and Jay Fosgitt would be happy to personalize a copy for you or your loved one. Additionally a limited supply of single issues of the Bodie Troll comic will be available. Copies of each will be limited so don’t miss your chance to get your signed copy of this hilarious book before anyone else.

Middle of Nowhere Tour
Dec. 15, 2013

Nerdcore rappers Adam WarRock and Tribe One perform at Green Brain Comics on Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 7:00pm. Admission $5.00.

In support of Adam WarRock’s new album, The Middle of Nowhere, he is embarking on a national tour of comic stores with his brother-in-comic-arms, Tribe One. The first leg of the tour will appropriately span the Middle & Midwest US. Come out and see an intimate nerd rap live show at your local comic store!

Green Brain: Re-Entry
June 24, 2013

Guests: John Green, Dave Roman, Raina Telgemeier

Come by Green Brain Comics for the big reveal!

Monday, June 24 will be our grand re-opening to show off the newly remodeled store following the car crash.

We are super excited to have these special guests on hand to celebrate the occasion!

Dave Roman - Astronaut Academy: Zero Gravity, Astronaut Academy: Re-Entry, Teen Boat, Nickelodeon Magazine
Raina Telgemeier - Babysitter's Club, Smile, Drama
John Green - Teen Boat, Quicken Forbidden

Meet these talented creators from 2-5pm!

FCBD: Mouse Guard Signing
May 4, 2013

Guest: David Petersen

David Petersen, Joe Foo, Jay Fosgitt, Jesse Hughes, and more sign at Green Brain Comics on Saturday May 4, 2013 for Free Comic Book Day!

Press Release

We throw the biggest FCBD party in the area and this year will be no exception!

Plans are already in the works for great local creator and fun surprises!

Mark your calendar!! More details coming soon!!

Confirmed guests include:
David Petersen (1pm)
Joe Foo
Jay Fosgitt
Jesse Hughes
Jay Jacot
Mark Rudolph
Scott Ewen
Jennifer & Audra Rose
Marty Hirchak
James Anderson

What to expect:
– 3 “Free Comic Book Day” books just for showing up!
– Bring a non-perishable food item for Gleaners Food Bank for an extra FCBD book!
– Donate to Friends for the Dearborn Animal Shelter for an extra FCBD book!

Derf Backderf slideshow & signing "My Friend Dahmer" at Green Brain Comics
June 16, 2012

In store slideshow talk & signing

Saturday, June 16, 2012, 2:00pm

Free Comic Book Day
May 5, 2012

What is Free Comic Book Day?

Free Comic Book Day is a single day when participating comic book shops across North America and around the world are giving away comic books absolutely free to anyone who comes into their stores.

How do you get a Free Comic?

The simple act of visiting Green Brain Comics
on Saturday May 5th qualifies you to receive three Free Comic Book Day comics.

But that's not all...

Kids Activities!

Door Prizes!

Local Creators -- Just look at this list of great local talent:
Sean Bieri (cartoonist / educator)
Jerzy Drozd (cartoonist / educator)
Jennifer Evans (cartoonist / painter)
Matt Feazell (cartoonist / director)
Jesse Hughes (cartoonist / cookie artist)
Arvell Jones (artist Iron Man / All Star Squadron)
Dan Mishkin (writer Wonder Woman / Blue Devil)
Keith Pollard (artist Amazing Spider-Man / Thor)
Jesse Rubenfeld (cartoonist / painter)
Mark Rudolph (cartoonist / illustrator)
Paul Storrie (writer Star Trek / Robin Hood)
Tha' Brown Bomber (cartoonist / superhero rapper)
Live DJs!
DJ Ray 7
Terri Whodat
Musician / DJ services facilitated by Alter Ego Management.

and much more!!!

Want more FCBD comicbooks?
Bring in your unused cell phone to donate to Cell Phones for Soldiers and choose an extra FCBD comic!

Bring in a non-perishable food item to donate to Gleaners Community Food Bank and choose an extra FCBD comic!

Bring a gently used book to donate to Friends of the Library Dearborn and choose an extra FCBD comic!

Show up in costume and choose an extra FCBD comic! Plus special bonus prizes for the coolest costumes.

Mark your calendar! Tell a friend!
Saturday, May 5, 2012 is

Free Comic Book Day!

The party runs from 10am - 8pm!

See you there!

All this is made possible with the help of Oakwood Healthcare Systems, the East Dearborn Downtown Development Authority, and Kids Read Comics!