Jetpack Comics

37 N. Main St.
Rochester, NH 03867

Current & Upcoming Events

Nov. 23, 2019: Local Comic Shop Day 2019

Local Comic Shop Day®, the day celebrating the independent spirit of local comic book specialty shops, returns for its fifth annual event
Saturday, November 23, 2019, 10 am to 8 pm

The feature of this year is THE WALKING DEAD: The ALIEN. The first published Walking Dead comic book story since the series end at #193.

Want to purchase some of these Comic Book Shop specials?
We've got two categories.
1 - donate & buy
2 - donate & win
The two are separate so you can't use one set of donations to enter into the other.

DONATE & BUY
Just donate any of the following to be able to purchase the gems from this first list.

That's right. One donation gets you access to ALL of these, as many as you like, while supplies last.

5 Canned Goods or Toiletries
1 new unwrapped toy with $5 minimum value
2 pair of new socks.
be sure to read our SUPER IMPORTANT donation disclaimer.

LCSD 2019 THE WALKING DEAD: THE ALIEN
LCSD 2019 ABSOLUTE CARNAGE #5 (OF 5) LCSD ARTIST VARIANT
LCSD 2019 DCEASED HC – JOKER COVER – 1400 copies
LCSD 2019 DOCTOR WHO 13TH HOLIDAY SPECIAL #1
LCSD 2019 DOCTOR WHO 13TH HOLIDAY SPECIAL #2
LCSD 2019 HAZEL & CHA CHA SAVE CHRISTMAS (UMBRELLA ACADEMY)
LCSD 2019 OVER THE ROPES #1 (OF 5)
LCSD 2019 INVADER ZIM TREASURY EDITION
LCSD 2019 KILLADELPHIA #1
LCSD 2019 NEW MUTANTS #1 ARTIST VARIANT – 1000 copies
LCSD 2019 CROW HARK THE HERALD #1 SEELEY COVER
LCSD 2019 CATALYST PRIME SEVEN DAYS #1 (OF 7) – 1000 copies
LCSD 2019 THESE SAVAGE SHORES TP VOL 01 GOLD EDITION
LCSD 2019 SUPER DINOSAUR #1 SPECIAL EDITION

DONATE & WIN
These are all SUPER LIMITED and are already selling for real $$. We've only got 1 - 2 of each of these.

Just donate any of the following to be able to win the right to purchase the gems from this second list. Want more chances? Donate more.

Winners will be notified the week of 11/25. Each entry requires the
following donation.
5 Canned Goods or Toiletries
1 new unwrapped toy with $5 minimum value
2 pair of new socks.
be sure to read our SUPER IMPORTANT donation disclaimer.

LCSD 2019 ABSOLUTE CARNAGE #5 (OF 5) VIRGIN VARIANT – 600 copies
LCSD 2019 LEGION OF SUPER HEROES #1 – 600 copies
LCSD 2019 MMPR SHATTERED GRID BLIND BOX – 500 units
LCSD 2019 MMPR YEAR ONE & TWO HC SET – 750 units

***XTRA SPECIAL BONUS - Get $10 off any NON-LCSD purchase of $40 or more! 1 time offer for each batch of donations you bring. Usual restrictions.

While supplies last. Please note that Local Comic Shop Day™ is First Come First Served event. We can not hold or reserve the LCSD offerings.

Per Comics Pro mandates, they are available at the shop on 11/23.
We reserve the right to change our LCSD requirements as needed, to meet demand while being fair to those that truly want these items. Thank you for being fair to everyone.
Let us know if you've got any questions. Local Comic Shop Day™ is a trademarked name &; event so don't try to make it your own bub.

** see restrictions and requirements

Past Events

Nov. 3, 2019: Vengeance of Vampirella #1 Signing

Writer Tom Sniegoski signs the exclusive variant cover of Vengeance of Vampirella on Sunday, November 3, 2019 from noon till 2 PM at Jetpack Comics.

THOMAS E. SNIEGOSKI is the author of more than two dozen novels for adults, teens, and children. His teen fantasy YA series Fallen was adapted into a trilogy of monstrously successful TV movies by ABC Family Channel. His other books for teens include Sleeper Code, Sleeper Agenda, Legacy, and Force Majeure, as well as the series The Brimstone Network. The author’s first adult novel, A Kiss Before the Apocalypse, developed into a series of novels about the character Remy Chandler.

Nov. 2, 2019: Emma’s Fundraiser for Extra Life 2019

EMMA’S PLEDGED TO PLAY GAMES AND RAISE FUNDS FOR SICK KIDS AT MY LOCAL CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL! SO JETPACK HAS KICKED IN SOME PRIZES FOR DONORS!
A $50 donation gets you a $10 Jetpack Gift Card plus we’ve got some a few other tiers in the works.

Here’s how it works

Extra Life is a fundraising and gaming marathon to support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.
Emma’s joining thousands of gamers and will be dedicating a day to play games and get donations from friends like YOU!
100% of the donations go to the local children’s hospital. TOGETHER we will make a difference for sick kids!
Your donation is tax-deductible and will make miracles happen for families who desperately need them. You can click the “Donate” button at the top of this page to make a safe and easy online donation.
AND REMEMBER: EACH DONATION COMES WITH A PRIZE!

$15 = Emm'art print
$20 = dice bag with matching dice set
$25 = get entered in raffle to win Nerdmatters or Laserbrain Patch Co swag
$50+ = gift card to Jetpack Comics

DONATE ON EXTRA LIFE
https://www.extra-life.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.participant&participantID=348020

DONATE ON FACEBOOK
https://www.facebook.com/donate/510666719677883/

Oct. 25, 2019: Rochester Halloween Spooktacular!

Join us as creatures, characters, and zombies will fill downtown again this year!

We'll be set up with all kinds of cool comics for all of you trick or treaters! Don't miss out on this awesome event put on by Rochester Main Street!

Don't forget about their annual Zombie Walk right after the event!

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
DOWNTOWN TRICK-OR-TREAT
October 26th, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
​starting in Union Street parking lot

This fun, popular downtown event runs 4:00-6:00pm for costumed children 10-years-old and younger. The children are invited to go door-to-door at the local participating businesses to get treats and goodies.

Participants are asked to gather in the Union Street parking lot at 4:00pm to pick up treat bags and maps indicating participating businesses. Bags and maps will be available until 5:00pm or until they are gone!

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
ZOMBIE WALK
October 26th, 6:00-7:00pm
starting in ​Rochester Common

This year's Zombie Walk for teens and adults features individuals and participants from Studio 109, Corinne's School of Dance, and Dance N Motion 2. Enjoy their choreographed performance as they tread from Rochester Common to the Union Street parking lot.

The teen and adult public is welcome to participate in the parade by dressing in zombie costumes and following the dancers.

Participants are asked to gather at Rochester Common by 5:45pm for a 6:00pm police-escorted walk up South Main Street, Wakefield Street, and Union Street to the Union Street parking lot.

Oct. 19, 2019: John Poveromo Signing

COMEDIAN / CARTOONIST JOHN POVEROMO RETURNS FOR IN-STORE SIGNING 10/19

Catch his act on 10/18 (or 10/19) at Curlie's and then come to Jetpack and tell him how funny he is.

One of the funniest guys we know (and we know a lot of funny people) is making his way back to Rochester, NH and Jetpack Comics for a limited weekend appearance!

Comedian, Cartoonist, Writer, John Poveromo returns to Curlie's Comedy Club on 10/18 & 10/19 to perform his fresh national comedy act and will be swinging by Jetpack on 10/19 from 2 - 3 pm to sign copies of his book and prints!

  • Shop Hours

    Sunday: 10 a.m. - 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. - 10:30 p.m.
    Saturday: 10 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.