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6-2610 Centre Street NE
Calgary, ABT2E 2V4

Visit Words & Pictures in Calgary for Books, Action Figures and More

At Words & Pictures, our friendly and approachable staff is what makes our store so special. Come visit our Calgary comic book store, and we'll point out rare finds, offer you subscription services and let you in on our latest promotions and events. Get your geek on and increase your pop-cultural awareness through our latest board game hits, graphic novels, action figures and Living Dead Dolls™.

Complete Your Collection
Whether you're keeping up with a current series or hunting down a hard-to-get vintage comic book, you're sure to find something when you browse through our wide selection of titles. We carry many vintage and back issues, especially from the Silver, Golden and Bronze Age of comics. And with our subscription service, you'll never miss the latest release, since we'll put your long-awaited new issue away for you to pick up at your convenience.

Our Staff: Friendly, Well-Informed, Comic Book Enthusiasts
To find that perfect gift for the comic book fiend in your life, ask the person behind the counter! Our welcoming staff will be happy to help you pick out a rare issue of a magazine or the "it" toy everyone at your kid's school is talking about. Comic books are our passion, and we never pass up on an opportunity to discuss them—in person, over the phone and via email.

Promotions and Special Offers
As your neighbourhood comic shop, Words & Pictures brings together local comic book buffs for fun events, contests and sales. To stay in the loop, follow our Facebook page.

  • Back issues of rare comics
  • A very large collection of silver and golden age comic books
  • Action figures and statues, including Living Dead Dolls™


Monday: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Open most holidays 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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