Category Archives: Comics

Flaming River Con This Saturday!


Ready for Cleveland’s first  LGBTQIA+ comic book convention? Panels include “Out of the Closet and into the Costume: A History of Queer Comix,” “Cartoons 4 Change: the history of LGBTQ Editorial Cartoons,” and “Fear the Queers! A Discussion of LGBTQ+ Representation in Horror.” Guests include Marvel ‘Iceman’ writer, and FRC headliner, Sina Grace.

The say:

Join us for the Midwest’s first LGBTQIA+ geek convention!

With vendors, art, comics, books, zines, podcasts, panels, and workshops this is your destination for everything queer and geek.

This is a family friendly event! Free entry, suggested donation of $5.

When: September 22, 2018
Where: Westshore Uniterian Universalist Church at 20401 Hilliard Blvd, Rocky River, OH 44116
Time: 10am-6pm

Ready for Cleveland Comic Con

Cleveland Comic Con

Advance tickets are $8 until September 28, so if you are planning a trip to Cleveland Comic Con, you might want to go ahead and register.

They say:


Pre registration $8 per day. This rate will expire September 28th, 2018 at 11:30PM. Click here to purchase

At the door:$10 per day for Adults. Ages 10 and under are free!


Saturday: 11am-5pm
Sunday: 11am-5pm


Dealer setup: 8am-11am
Open to the public: 11am-5pm


Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds
19021 East Bagley Road
Middleburg Heights, OH 44130

Your chance to win!


Ok readers, answer a trivia question and enter to win a hardback copy of  The New Avengers Volume 6 from Imaginary Worlds Comics and Collectables located at 13446 Cedar Rd. in Cleveland Heights.  What is the hometown of comics author Brian Michael Bendis?

Email your answer to to enter the drawing. Don’t miss the in-person drawings at the Picnic at the End of the Universe.

Immediate family members of Celestial Attic’s owners and employees are ineligible to win. You must be 18 and older to win. No purchase is required to win. Once you’ve won, you are done. I’m looking at you Darrin.

Be sure to check out our sponsors, Cleveland Cinemas, Imaginary Worlds Comics and Collectables, Library of America, Mac’s Backs Books of Coventry, The Malted Meeple, The Mummy and the Monkey’s Thrift Crypt, and Carol and John’s Comic Shop. Read, listen and like for your chance to win during the months of August and September.

How can you support us? Share our posts, like us on Facebook, subscribe to the podcast, add us to your flash brief, and recommend us to your friends and suggest items for our calendar. Additionally, take part in discussions on facebook and volunteer to help out with events.

Let’s work together to keep Cleveland Geeky.



Celestial Attic Podcast – Caleb Thusat’s Nook!


Hey Cleveland, we have something special for you today, a little treat and a chance to support Cleveland comic-book author Caleb Thusat. His kickstarter for Nook, a creepy little tale about war and loss and a cat, goes up tomorrow and runs a scant 15 days. You are going to want in on this.

You can find out more by listening to our podcast below, but also check it out at for the Nook Kickstarter, or check out Thusat’s entire library at

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Celestial Attic Podcast – August 15, 2018


This is today’s Celestial Attic Podcast, the weekday calendar edition. This is also a format change to a shorter calendar-only podcast for consumption in your daily flash brief on Amazon’s echo or other audio device. Look for longer podcasts featuring news, reviews and interviews on the weekends.

Listen Today for your chance to win a Graphic Novel from Carol and John’s Comic Shop located at 17462 Loraine Avenue, Cleveland in Kamms Plaza.

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