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2210 East Algonquin Rd
Algonquin, IL 60102
847-409-6295
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5150 Northwest Highway, Suite 6
Crystal Lake, IL 60012
815-893-9782

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Best of 2017! Comic Awards underway.

Store customers are encouraged to participate in our first annual comic book awards program. Fill out your ballot and support your favorite creators and titles with your choices!

  • Best Writer for an ongoing series
  • Best Inker for a Mini-Series
  • Best Artist for a single issue
  • 15 categories waiting for your opinion!

See blog post for details.

PERKS OF THE MODERN AGE

The in-store subscription service is our ‘pull & hold’ system that reserves your comics based on a list you provide. You provide the list, we pull your items and place them in our secure hold bins until you come in to pick them up. Discounts begin after 30 days.

Bagged & Boarded

Every comic is bagged and boarded before hitting our shelves or our bins. And yes, they're free.

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More Than Comics

Join our graphic novel club and take advantage of discounts on trades, comic sets, and independent novels.

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Pre-Pay Discounts

Customers who pre-pay with us get discounts up to 20%. Your discount begins after 30 days. Spoon!

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LATEST FROM THE BLOG

November 13, 2017

Best of 2017 nominee for Best Publisher of 2017

Ahhh Crime! Most of our customers are likely aware that I have a fondness for detective stories. This year, one publisher released a series of titles that fortify this neglected genre in the comic field.…

November 7, 2017

Nominee for Best Writer for a Mini Series

This week I spent a little time reviewing series that I felt deserved to be recommended to new readers. This is an important question as it generally is their first taste of the comic world…

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BACK ISSUES & SUPPLIES

Our name may be Modern Age Comics but we stock them all. We have back issues of everything from current runs to the highly collectibles and keys. Bags, boards, boxes, dividers, frames, wall mounts? Yup. We have those too.

STATUES & COLLECTIBLES

We're more than just comics. Modern Age Comics stocks plenty of toys and statues too. Purchase one of our in stock items or pre-order your Sideshow Collectibles statues in store. Come on in and talk nerdy to us. Learn more →

CGC GRADING

Submit your comics for CGC grading right from the store. Bring your book in, we'll inspect and advise, and then send it to CGC for grading. And unlike other comic shops, there is no upcharge for this service. You pay us what we pay CGC. Learn more →