Best Comics

1300 Jericho Turnpike
New Hyde Park, NY 11040

Past Events

May 5, 2018: Free Comic Book Day

Billy Tucci, J.C. Vaughn and Jay Lipson appear at Best Comics on Saturday, May 5th to celebrate Free Comic Book Day!

April 21, 2018: Rick Leonardi Signing

Artist Rick Leonardi appears at Best Comics on Saturday April 21st, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM!

Rick Leonardi has been working in comics since the 1980’s. He began his career at Marvel Comics working on titles like Uncanny X-Men, New Mutants, Vision and Scarlet Witch, Rampaging Hulk, Cloak and Dagger, Amazing Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2099 and more! He is credited, along with fellow illustrator Mike Zeck, for designing Spider-Man’s black costume which Spidey wore during the original Secret Wars series and would eventually become the villain Venom! The costume began as a design by Zeck that Leonardi embellished. Rick’s work hasn’t been limited to Marvel Comics; he has worked for DC Comics and many other publishers. Rick has had notable runs on DC Comics titles like Nightwing, Batgirl, Vigilante, Birds of Prey and the intercompany crossover Green Lantern vs. Aliens! Leonardi’s work for other publishers includes drawing the Star Wars: General Grievous and Star Wars Darth Vader and the Lost Command mini-series as well as working on characters like Witchblade, Predator, and Painkiller Jain! Rick continues to work in comics with his art appearing on covers, in back up stories and most recently drawing the Booster Gold/Flintstones one shot and the Jack Kirby 100th Anniversary Sandman Special!

Dec. 2, 2017: Best Comics Signing

Reilly Brown (Deadpool, Slapstick, Amazing Spider-Man) and Brad Walker (Aquaman, Action Comics, Guardians of the Galaxy) at Best Comics Saturday, December 2nd at 1:00 PM for a comic signing.

Sept. 9, 2017: Fear Itself Signing

Writer/artist Keith Champagne will be at Best Comics for a signing on Saturday, September 9th from noon till 6:00 PM! Keith Champagne is writing the current “Fear Itself” story arc in Superman! Keith has worked in comics for many years and you may recognize his name from his work on Green Lantern, Green Lantern Corps, Action Comics, JSA, Justice League of America, Supergirl, Countdown Arena, Aztek, The Mighty, Batman & Robin and many more!

  • Shop Hours

    Sunday: Closed
    Monday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Tuesday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Wednesday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Thursday: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Friday: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Saturday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.