Corey Blake

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STORE TOUR: Distant Planet in Columbia, Missouri

Sun, November 22nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

ROBOT 6's "Store Tour" pays a visit to Distant Planet Comics & Collectibles, which opened earlier this year in Columbia, Missouri.

STORE TOUR: Gosh! Comics in London

Sun, November 15th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

ROBOT 6's "Store Tour" swings by London's Gosh! Comics, which manager Andrew Salmond says "is always striving to bring comics to a new audience."

STORE TOUR: The Comic Book Shop in Wilmington, Delaware

Sun, November 1st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

For The Comic Book Shop in Wilmington, Delaware, personal interactions and customer referrals are key, co-owner Sarah Titus tells ROBOT 6's Store Tour.

STORE TOUR: Heroes' Beacon in Saint John, New Brunswick

Sun, October 18th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Co-owner Steve Henderson discusses how he and his partner transformed a struggling used-book store into a comic store.

STORE TOUR: Casablanca Comics in Portland, Maine

Sun, October 11th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

This week ROBOT 6's "Store Tour" pulls into Portland, Maine, for a visit to Casablanca Comics, which calls itself "Maine's Coolest Comics Store."

STORE TOUR: Keith's Comics in Dallas

Sun, October 4th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Keith's Comics co-owner Keith Colvin shares with "Store Tour" some of the secrets to staying in business for 26 years.

STORE TOUR: Ground Zero Comics In Tyler, Texas

Sun, September 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Owner David Seigler reveals to ROBOT 6 how a hostage situation, and a suggestion from a therapist, led him to turn his love of comics into a business.

STORE TOUR: Little Island Comics In Toronto

Sun, September 20th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Take a tour of Little Island Comics, the spinoff of Toronto's renowned store The Beguiling devoted entirely to comics for children and teens.

STORE TOUR: JHU Comic Books in New York City

Sun, September 13th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

ROBOT 6's Store Tour heads to New York City for a visit with JHU Comic Books, which "rose out of the ashes" of the famed Jim Hanley's Universe.

STORE TOUR: Carol And John's Comic Book Shop In Cleveland

Sun, August 30th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

ROBOT 6's "Store Tour" makes a stop in Cleveland at Carol and John's Comic Book Shop, which was opened in 1990 by John Dudas and his mother Carol Cazzarin.

STORE TOUR: Star Comics In Lubbock, Texas

Sun, August 16th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

A swing through Lubbock, Texas, brings ROBOT 6 to Star Comics, where owner Robert Mora talks about growing up in the store, and what he learns from customers.

STORE TOUR: Myths, Legends & Heroes In Ottawa

Sun, August 9th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

ROBOT 6's "Store Tour" pulls into Ottawa, where owner Rob Zedic explains how Myths, Legends & Heroes became "Jason Momoa’s comic shop of choice."

STORE TOUR: Emerald City In Clearwater, Florida

Sun, August 2nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

ROBOT 6's "Store Tour" heads to Clearwater, Florida, for a stop at Emerald City, which boasts 6,000 square feet of retail space. However, that's only the beginning.

STORE TOUR: OK Comics In Leeds, England

Sun, July 26th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

This week ROBOT 6 heads across the Atlantic for a visit to OK Comics, located in a Victorian shopping arcade in Leeds.

STORE TOUR: Villainous Lair In San Diego

Sun, July 5th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

With Comic-Con International mere days away, ROBOT 6 pays a visit to San Diego's Villainous Lair.

STORE TOUR: Tazmanian Comics

Sun, June 28th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

"Store Tour" returns with a visit to the spacious Tazmanian Comics in Vancouver, British Columbia, whose origins can be traced back to a video-rental store.

STORE TOUR: Big Pete's Collectibles In North Vancouver

Sun, June 14th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

This week ROBOT 6 heads to North Vancouver, British Columbia, for a tour of Big Pete's Collectibles.

STORE TOUR: Comic Depot in Saratoga Springs, New York

Sun, June 7th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

This week ROBOT 6 checks in with Comic Depot, whose origins lie in a chance encounter shortly after owner Darren Carrara began reading comics again.

STORE TOUR: Rogues Gallery In Round Rock, Texas

Sun, May 31st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

ROBOT 6's Store Tour pulls into Round Rock, Texas, for a look at Rogues Gallery Comics & Games, and a chat with owner Randy Lander.

STORE TOUR: Page 45 In Nottingham, England

Sun, May 24th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

ROBOT 6 heads across the Atlantic to visit the 20-year-old Page 45 in Nottingham, England, which is about to undergo a renovation.