ALTERNATE REALITY, since we opened in August of 1994 its been: "15% Off ALL New Comics, Everyday for Everyone!"  That's over 1400 weeks of savings!                                                                                                    We started at the Comicbook Emporium in February of 1978, thats over 40 years of serving Chicago South Side Comic Fandom                                                                   SAVINGS! SERVICE! SELECTION! HISTORY! We have it all!

 

 
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 This Week at the Store

What's Going on Here and at the Store  

NEW COMIC
WEDNESDAY

SHIPSHAPE #1411
092221
368 TOTAL ITEMS

NEW COMIC
WEDNESDAY-KIDS

SHIPSHAPE #1411
092221
27 ALL AGES ITEMS

NEW COMIC WEDNESDAY

SHIPSHAPE #1411
092221
COMPLETE CHECKLIST

FINAL ORDER
 CHECKLIST

TASK FORCE Z #1

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EPOP
MEDIA  REVIEW

JR REVIEWS

THE SUICIDE SQUAD

NEW WEEKLY SALE!
BOOKS OF THE WEEK SALE
50% OFF all Current & Back Issue AQUAMAN & VADER'S CASTLE
Tuesday through Sunday-every week!

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EVERYDAY

ALL THIS WEEKS COMICS

EVERYDAY

GOOD GRADES GET REWARDED

EVERYDAY

THANK YOU
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EVERY WEEK

25-50% OFF ALL
WEEK LONG

THURSDAYS

LADIES SAVE ALL DAY LONG

SUNDAYS

SAVE ON KIDS COMICS & BOOKS

 
PRE-ORDER & SAVE

Your Chance to SAVE on Pre-Orders   

 
Bo's Newsbytes 

SAVE on Comics and Books!   

SEPTEMBER 19, 2021
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 Bo's Newsbytes

SAVE Pre-Order Magic!   

JANUARY 28, 2021
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 Ship-Shape

Our complete shipping for this week and more   

NEW COMIC WEDNESDAY #1411
ALTERING YOUR REALITY EVERYDAY SINCE 1994!
368 TOTAL ITEMS GO ON SALE 7:00AM THIS WEDNESDAY!

THIS WEEK IN KIDS►

CHECKLIST FOR THIS WEEK►

THIS WEEKS SHIPPING►

RECENT SHIPPING...

AR WEEK #1410

091521
302 TOTAL ITEMS

AR WEEK #1409

090821
261 TOTAL ITEMS

AR WEEK #1408

090121
227 TOTAL ITEMS

AR WEEK #1407

082521
416 TOTAL ITEMS

AR WEEK #1406

081821
391 TOTAL ITEMS

EVERY WEEK AT ALTERNATE REALITY...
25% OFF OUR 2 "BOOKS OF THE WEEK" ALL WEEK LONG!
50% OFF ALL CURRENT & BACK ISSUE COMICS RELATED TO OUR 2 "BOOKS OF THE WEEK" ALL WEEK LONG!
15% OFF ALL NEW COMICS ALL WEEK LONG!

FIRST IN SAVINGS!  FIRST IN AVAILABILITY!  FIRST IN CHICAGO!
NEW DC'S AVAILABLE FOR SALE 2:00PM EVERY TUESDAY!
 
Review-a-Palooza

Reviews, Reviews and more Reviews!  

GUNPOWDER MILKSHAKE
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"...left me feeling somewhat empty and wanting more"

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ALL NEW COMICS
EVERYDAY FOR EVERYONE!
25% OFF
2 NEW FIRST ISSUES
7 FULL DAYS
25% OFF OUR KIDS BOOK OF THE WEEK AND 25% OFF OUR BOOK OF THE WEEK

ALL WEEK LONG
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20% OFF EVERY 20TH
SAVE 20% ON THE 20TH OF EACH MONTH!
EVERY SUNDAY
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LADIES DAY THURSDAY
EVERY THURSDAY LADIES SAVE 20% OFF!
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GOOD FOR VARIANT SETS, CLEARANCE COMICS & BACK ISSUES!
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