Forbidden Planet

Comic Shop, Bookstore, Hobbies
832 Broadway (at E 13th St)
New York, NY 10003
(212) 473-1576
9:00am - 10:00pm
9:00am - 10:00pm
9:00am - 12:00am
9:00am - 12:00am
9:00am - 12:00am
9:00am - 12:00am
9:00am - 10:00pm


  • Mr. Cage was asking for Ghost Rider comics. Classic.
  • Another great NYC comic shop, chocked full of great books and merch
  • You only have to be a kid at heart to appreciate the vast selection of comics, graphic novels, science fiction, manga and anime. There are collectibles, posters, T-shirts, toys and games.
  • Holy crap! The new space is huge and awesome! The new Forbidden Planet location is bound to be gangbusters!! The Mayor approves!
  • Go to Forbidden Planet with friends who share your interest - the ones who don't will beg you to leave!
  • So much more than your basic comic bookstore, Forbidden Planet carries many types of genre literature, including some special editions of the greats that you can buy for lower prices!
  • Extremely hot inside, especially upstairs In the anime/manga section
  • What is with the lack of manners with the ppl that work here? It ain't my fault that you hate your shitty job.
  • Best comic store in the city!
  • There's a second floor with manga, anime & DVDs. Go to the back right of the store for all this and more!
  • Good selection of indie comics.
  • Comics are great and tons of figurines! And action figures! Very nerdy store!
  • They moved down the block a little bit. I don't like it :/ I loved when they were on the cornee!
  • Just moved a couple doors down Broadway -- MUCH bigger location AND they don't force you to check your bags now. Aces!
  • Great staff! Don't be afraid to ask them questions.
  • This place is awesome!!!!! This is my Disney land!!!
  • A great NY comic book store in a great location. They have a large variety of books from all genres.
  • Find figures and toys here you will. Prices great they are. Yessss.
  • Is this the last place in nyc with an irritating "check your bag" policy?
  • love, love, love forbidden planet. even if it smells like some teenage boy's musty drawers.

Nearby places

828 Broadway (at E 12th St)
btwn Broadway & Union Sq E (btwn E 14th & E 17th St)