Comic Shop News is the most popular publication about comics, with over 120 million copies sold to date. Published weekly, CSN is the best source for product information including news about upcoming variant covers and new printings of sold-out titles. Monthly features include the only alphabetical checklist with Diamond order numbers available anywhere and the exclusive CSN Top Comics, as well as upcoming release information from all the major publishers.
Comic Shop News also features the Spider-Man newspaper strip, written by Stan Lee. Each issue features the six daily strips in full color.
Since 1987, Comic Shop News has provided comic fans with all the latest news in an upbeat, unbiased manner and for retailers, a promotional ally with a proven track record.
More than ever, comic shops need the promotional power of Comic Shop News. CSN not only increases sales by alerting customers to comics they might not have heard of otherwise, but enhanses the customer experience and keeps them coming in every week.
Home subscriptions to Comic Shop News are not available. CSN is available only in bundles to stores. Sold in bundles of 95, the per-copy cost is 16¢ each! CSN is an indispensible promotional tool for comic shops.
Comic Shop News now offers expanded coverage of our weekly cover features at CSN Spotlight
Want to see how far we've come?
You can read Comic Shop News #1 from July, 1987.
Follow CSN via Twitter at twitter.com/csnsider
Comic Shop News is available at over 450 shops across North America and in selected locations around the world. Unfortunately we do not have a list of the shops that carry CSN. We sell the paper through distributors who are protective of such information.
Comic Shop News is available from:
Diamond Comic Distributors
1966 Greenspring Drive #300
Timonium, MD 21903
To find a comic shop near you, try the Comic Book Locator Service.