Things from Another World

2916 NE Broadway St.
Portland, OR 97232

Past Events

Feb. 28, 2018: ElfQuest: The Final Quest #24 Signing

Wendy Pini and Richard Pini appear at Things From Another World on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 to celebrate the release of ElfQuest: The Final Quest #24!

This is the grand finale of the 40-year ElfQuest series, and we’re honored that Wendy and Richard have chosen to celebrate the release of the final ElfQuest comic with us.

Visit us at the Portland TFAW on February 28th from 6:00 to 9:00 PM for both a Q&A and a signing:

6:00 – 7:00 PM — An ElfQuest Q&A with both Richard and Wendy
7:00 – 9:00 PM — Get your ElfQuest books signed by the creators!

Nov. 15, 2017: Evolution #1 Signing

James Asmus, Christopher Sebela, and Joe Keatinge appear at TFAW on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 4:00 PM to sign the first issue of EVOLUTION!

May 6, 2017: Free Comic Book Day 2017

Hey comic fan!

It's that time of the year again! That's right it's FREE COMIC BOOK DAY!

Starting at 9 a.m. on May 6th, join us for a selection of pre-selected free comics all day long!

Just like in past years, we let you choose up to 10 specially marked FCBD comics per person from the 40+ titles that we'll have available. It's our gift to you for being a loyal customer.

That's not all, as we'll also have Special Door Busting deals! Want to know what they are? Keep an eye on our social media channels!

Oct. 26, 2016: Serenity: No Power in the ‘Verse #1 Signing

Writer Chris Roberson (iZombie co-creator) appears for a special Serenity: No Power in the ‘Verse comic book signing from 6-8PM on Wednesday October 26th at the Portland Things From Another World comic book shop.

Beginning October 12, and running through October 26, the store will collect nonperishable food items that will go toward supporting the Oregon Food Bank and the Oregonians who depend on its ongoing efforts.

Beyond the great feeling you’ll get by donating to an awesome cause, we’ll also give you a raffle ticket for each item you bring in from October 12-26. TFAW will be giving away a Serenity Malcolm Reynolds 1:6 Scale Statue valued at $249.99–it’s sure to become the centerpiece for your Firefly/Serenity collection.

Oregon Food Bank’s Most Wanted Foods:

-Shelf-stable milk
-Foods high in protein – canned meats like tuna, chicken, or salmon, canned or dried beans
-Foods high in nutrients – canned fruits and vegetables (preferably with reduced sodium and reduced sugar)
-Whole-grain foods – brown rice, whole grain cereal and whole-wheat pasta
-Soups, chilies and stews (preferably with reduced sodium and reduced fat)
-100 percent fruit juice (canned, plastic or boxed)
-Unsaturated cooking oils
-Other nutritious foods (preferably with reduced fat, sodium and sugar)

Chris Roberson will be picking a raffle winner at the Serenity: No Power in the Verse signing on 10/26. Winner does not need to be present to win.

  • Shop Hours

    Sunday: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Monday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Tuesday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Wednesday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Thursday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Friday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Saturday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.