Welcome to Memory Lane Comics!

We buy, sell and trade Comics, Action Figures and Graphic Novels!!! Stop by and see us! Call 910-392-6647

.: Jake :.

.: Ben :.

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Saturday May 3rd
10AM- 4PM
Tons of comics, totally free!
Free Comic Book Day is a national event where comic book stores give away a TON of awesome comics totally FREE OF CHARGE! It's fun for people of all ages and interests. Come out and grab something good to read. Kids can come meet costumed characters, play games and win cool stuff. Lots of fun events to celebrate the comic book hobby!
Saturday, June 14th
9:00AM-12 Noon
The Kid's Music Fest at Ocean Front Park in Kure Beach, NC, features three hours of live entertainment by the sea.
Saturday July 26th
9:30AM- 10:30AM
Myrtle Grove Library is planning a Super Hero Fun Run. Kids will arrive dressed as their favorite super heroes and then run a mile while they avoid being captured by evil Book Burglar villains!
Date to be announced
Time to be announced
We're hosting an All New Marvel Now Punisher Signing with writer Kevin Maurer (No Easy Day) and artist Mitch Gerads (The Activity).
Don't see it? Let us order it!

Subscribers are asked to empty their box at least once a month whether walk-in or mail away. Please let us know of any changes to your phone number, email address or other point of contact.

We are more than willing to work with you to meet your specific needs: mail away, longer holds, variant comics, bag and board all issues, layaway, etc. Give us the opportunity to be YOUR perfect comic shop.

Please let us know as soon as you'd like to cancel or add a title to your pull list; just tell an employee, email or phone your request and it will be taken care of. Previews comes in at the end of each month, giving you an entire month to sign up for anything coming out. Just look through the catalog and tell us what you'd like. Signing up for a title will also include the annuals and any specials with it, unless otherwise noted.

# of Titles: Discounts and Subscriber Benefits: Requirements:
1-5 Titles…5% Discount*
20% Discount on Graphic Novels
CC or Deposit
6-20 Ongoing Titles…10% Discount*
20% Discount on Graphic novels
CC or Deposit
21+ Ongoing Titles…15% Discount*
20% off Graphic Novels
20% Discount on Back Issues**
Credit Card on File
50+ Ongoing Titles…Please Inquire*
20% off Graphic Novels
25% Discount on Back Issues**
Credit Card on File
*New comics, supplies, tees, toys and graphic novels pulled off the stands qualify for discount!
**Back Issue discount includes silver and golden age comics!

Pre-Order Item Description/Ship Date Price
Hot Toys Amazing Spider-Man 2
Sideshow Collectibles and Hot Toys are excited to announce the new 1/6th scale Spider-Man collectible figure from the film The Amazing Spider-Man 2. Swinging into action, the movie-accurate Spider-Man collectible is specially crafted based on the image of Spider-Man in the film. Featuring a newly developed Spider-Man suit and highly detailed accessories.
Est. Ship: October 2014
Hot Toys Winter Soldier
Sideshow Collectibles and Hot Toys are proud to present the Winter Soldier sixth scale collectible figure from the upcoming Marvel Studios blockbuster, Captain America: The Winter Soldier. The movie-accurate collectible figure is specially crafted based on the image of Sebastian Stan as Captain America's tough adversary, Winter Soldier. Featuring two interchangeable head sculpts, metal-like left arm with red star emblem, a detailed costume and weapons.
Est. Ship: February 2015
Hot Toys Black Widow
LAST CALL! The movie-accurate collectible is specially crafted based on the image of Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow in the film. Featuring a newly developed head sculpt with straight brownish-red real fabric hair, newly designed costume made with multiple materials, detailed weapons and accessories, you won't want to miss the chance to add this spy to your shelves!
Est. Ship: September 2014
Hot Toys Captain America - Stealth S.T.R.I.K.E. Suit
The movie-accurate collectible is specially crafted based on the image of Chris Evans as Captain America in his Stealth S.T.R.I.K.E. suit in the film. Featuring a newly developed helmeted head sculpt, finely tailored costume with embossed patterns, and a specially-made light blue metal shield.
Est. Ship: January 2015
Hot Toys Captain America and Steve Rogers
In Marvel's exciting film, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America has joined S.H.I.E.L.D. and teamed up with Black Widow and Falcon to battle dangerous threats and to confront the mysterious Winter Soldier. Sideshow Collectibles and Hot Toys are proud to present a special Captain America in Stealth S.T.R.I.K.E. suit and Steve Rogers sixth scale figure set.
Est. Ship: January 2015
*Pre-Orders require 20% down payment.
Shipping Soon Description/Ship Date Price
Hot Toys Batman: 1960s TV Series Figure
Sideshow Collectibles and Hot Toys are excited to introduce the Batman Sixth Scale Collectible Figure from the 1960s live action television series. The collectiblefigure is newly developed and highly detailed, specially crafted based on the image of Adam West as the iconic character Batman, featuring a screen-accurate masked head sculpt, specially made costume with Batman logo, weapons and accessories.
Est. Ship: Early May 2014
Sideshow Catwoman Sixth Scale Figure
Gotham City's resident cat burglar has arrived. Sideshow Collectibles is proud to introduce the elusive and alluring Catwoman. Fitted with a sleek black bodysuit and a few key tools of her trade, Selina Kyle is more than ready for her next heist. A helpful climbing harness will come in handy when making a quiet entrance or a hasty exit, and her trademark whip keeps the boys in line. A girl can't leave home without the right accessories, so we've included a cat-shaped belt buckle, infrared goggles, burglary friendly boots and of course, this cat has claws! Two hand-painted portraits purr-fect our feline femme fatale, one with Selina's mischievous smirk, the second shows off her more ferocious side. Gentlemen of Gotham City, keep a tight grip on your fortune and your heart.
Est. Ship: Early May 2014
*Pre-Orders require 20% down payment. Layaway Available and awesome.
In Stock
Description Price
Sideshow Storm Shadow Assassin Sixth Scale Figure
The deadly assassin, Storm Shadow is the newest member of Sideshow Collectibles COBRA Sixth Scale figure collection. Highly skilled, this silent and efficient killer wields his weapon of choice, an impressive compound bow and arrow set, along with a few other tools of his trade, including a razor sharp katana, shuriken, and a pair of ninja tonfas. Outfitted in a winter camouflage suit and assault vest, Storm Shadow carries a fully equipped pack with detailed harnesses. Whether he's aligned with the vile terrorist organization COBRA, or carrying out a special mission for an old friend, Storm Shadow is always ready to strike! $179.99
Thor Smashing Hammer Statue
A Bowen Designs Sculpt! Thor, the Norse god of thunder and one of Earth's mightiest heroes, strikes the handle of his war hammer Mjolnir against the ground with Bowen Designs' new Thor statue! Sculpted by Randy Bowen, the statue stands over 15" tall and depicts the mighty Thor in his classic costume with his great red cape billowing into the air behind him from the force of the hammer's impact. $274.99
*Layaway Available and awesome.

    Memory Lane Comics is at 5214 Market St. in Market Station in front of Walmart and Movie Stop. We're directly to the right of Chopstix and to the right of RadioShack. We're the area's first and best Comic and Toy store. Stop by and check us out!

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    Memory Lane has been providing Wilmington with quality comics, killer conversation, and fantastic folks for over 30 years. POW!

    Beyond our extensive stock of new Marvel, DC, and Indie comics and Graphic Novels, we have a huge backstock from major and minor publishers, vintage comics, stickers, patches, statues, toys, tee shirts, HEROCLIX, games, collectibles, posters, long boxes, short boxes, bags, boards, subscriptions, and much more! If we don't have what you need, we'll order it! BLAM!

    We have the area's LARGEST selection of vintage toys and new action figures with new stuff every week! SMACK!

    We sponsor Bring your own Trivia at Cape Fear WIne and Beer on Wednesday Nights Prizes are available and awesome. SOCKO!

    So come by! We're in Market Station, at 5214 Market St.. Just look for the Bat-Symbol, Green Lantern's light and Superman's emblem on door. We're open from 11-7 Monday-Saturday and 1-5 Sunday.


.: Jake

  • Known Aliases: The Boss; Supreme Chancellor of Awesomeness

  • Job Title: Co-Owner

  • Base of Operations: The Shop

  • Description: Proud owner of MLC; Enjoys Surfing, playing music, reading comics, SELLING comics, debating who would win in a fight: the Hulk or his own father(everyone has a hero)?

  • Powers & Abilities: Stands slightly taller than you might expect! A smooth operator! Keeps the power on at the shop. Able to avert the average comic shop crisis!

  • Favorite Reads: Oh man... Saga, East of West, Walking Dead, Y: The last Man, Invincible, Uncanny X-Force (Remender's Run), Detective Comics by Paul Dini, Amazing Spider-Man, Fables, Scott Pilgrim, Uncanny X-men, The Goon, SWAMP THING, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles... many more

.: Ben

  • Known Aliases: Captain Amazing

  • Job Title:Co-Owner/Duke of Awesomeness

  • Base of Operations: Edgewood

  • Description: Ben is a lover and a fighter, which comes first, you ask? I don't know. Ask him.

  • Powers & Abilities: Drawing skills, Hand-to-hand combat, Ability to talk his way out of anything.

  • Favorite Reads: Invincible, Green Lantern, Saga, Uncanny X-Force & Uncanny Avengers (Remender), That Justice League joint, East of West, Batman, Fables, Preacher, Walking Dead

.: Dave

  • Known Aliases: The Davemiester, Mr. Arnold, The Professor

  • Job Title: Headmaster of the University of Awesome

  • Base of Operations:The Bay of E

  • Description: Conqueror of Ebay, reads comics, surfs, tells funny stories... but most of all, he is the Master of all things Marvel

  • Powers & Abilities: He knows everything. Also possesses ability to turn invisible when no one is looking.

  • Favorite Reads: ALL MARVELS, THE NEW 52, Image Comics? Yes Please, Walking Dead, Invincible

.: Eric

  • Known Aliases:E-Walk, The Rock, Sweet E

  • Job Title: Dudicus Von Awesomesauce

  • Base of Operations: The Interwebs. All of them.

  • Description: Would lay down his coat over a puddle for any MLC customer. He's that good.

  • Powers & Abilities: He read it. He knows it. And he'll tell you all about it. Able to track down comics with bloodhound-like senses. Knows the store perhaps better than the owners! Able to take on any mystery or mystery box mini!

  • Favorite Reads: Daredevil (By Mark Waid), Invincible, Walking Dead, East of West, Avengers Arena, X-Men, Batman (cuz everyone loves Batman) Captain America.

.: Jason

  • Known Aliases: Jasonius Maximus, Springles

  • Job Title: Doctor Awesome

  • Base of Operations: The Law Offices of Springs and Springs

  • Description: Rumored to be born in a laboratory in north western Canada, Springs' origin remains unknown. All that has been uncovered is that Wilmington NC is his spot.

  • Powers & Abilities: Able to dress like Andre from "The League!" Can crush any Heroclix player with the might of a Spider-Man team!

  • Favorite Reads: Anything with Uncanny in front of it, anything with a spider in it, anything containing the word Justice. And some lame stuff no one probably reads.

All employees are ™ & © 2010 Memory Lane Comics, all rights reserved, and may not reproduce without expressed written consent. Any similarities between these employees and the staff of other comic shops is purely coincidental and kind of creepy.