The JOELANTA and The GREAT ATLANTA TOY CONVENTION is a fun packed 3 day experience that focuses on toys of all kinds, their creators and the creativity of individual collectors. Events include: Hourly Panels (Saturday and Sunday) on everything from Monster High to Cosplay to Gi Joe and Action Figures, Special Guests (such as RAH Gi Joe creator Larry Hama), Cosplay Contest, Gi Joe Parachute drop, Custom Figure and Diorama Contests, Rock Concert by RADIO CULT, Film Festival and 200 tables of fun toys and pop culture collectibles. For more information please visit us on Face Book at Joelanta and the Great Atlanta Toy Convention.
Walker Stalker Con is the result of the success of the The Walker Stalkers Podcast with James & Eric. Walker Stalker Con more than a standard con. It is an opportunity for each guest to meet celebrities from the zombie loving and pop culture community. They have a super impressive guest list and slate of activities and panels.
Anime Weekend Atlanta (AWA) is a Japanese Animation (Anime) & Comics (Manga) convention. AWA has a variety of events, including video rooms, dealers room, costume contest, panels, workshops, artist alley, and a formal ball.
Dragon*Con is a large multi-media, pop culture convention focusing on science fiction & fantasy, gaming, comics, literature, art, music and film. It is a cosplayer's dream and hosts a parade through downtown Atlanta.
The Southern-Fried Gameroom Expo is a three day convention focused solely on classic arcade games, pinball machines and home gamerooms. It celebrates a time when a quarter meant life or death, when a darkened room was only lit by an 8-bit glow and when chimes, bleeps and bloops called to you to play "just one more game." The expo boasts over 100 full-sized arcade and pinball machines, numerous consoles, vendors, speakers and movie screenings. Additionally, they are an official stop for the Professional & Amateur Pinball Association Circuit Tour.
TimeGate Convention is an annual sci-fi convention in Atlanta, GA focusing on Doctor Who and British media and culture. Launched in 2005, the convention hits its 10 year anniversary in 2015. Past Doctor Who guests have included actors Colin Baker, Sophie Aldred, Mary Tamm, John Levene, Colin Spaull and Caitlin Blackwood, script editors Terrance Dicks and Andrew Cartmel, composer Dominic Glynn, film editor Louis Robinson, and more. This year's guests includes Michelle Gomez, who plays the Mistress, in her first ever U.S. convention appearance, Katy Manning, who played companion Jo Grant, and prop maker Nick Robatto. There will be fan panels, a cabaret, and a masquerade. Come show off your cosplay and hang out with your closest Whovian friends.
Game-o-Rama is an event for boardgame players as well as card games ranging from Magic the Gathering to Dominion to Tichu as well as Roleplaying games and there's always space for miniatures! A game library for open gaming is also available. Other events include a Ticket to Ride National Championship qualifier and opportunities to play with designers, take part in tournaments and more.
Atlanta's answer to Comic-Con, with 15,000 unique and over 38,000 turnstile attendance in 2014, MomoCon is one of the fastest growing all ages conventions in the country. Fans of Japanese Anime, American Animation, Comics, Video Games, and Tabletop Games come together to celebrate their passion by costuming / cosplay, browsing the huge exhibitors hall, meeting celebrity voice talent, designers, and writers behind their favorite shows, games, and comics and much much more over this 4 day event. Whether you are an anime fan, gamer, comic reader, or just like watching cartoons, all are welcome at MomoCon!
Wizard World's Atlanta Comic Con continues with Wizard World's great opportunities to meet celebrities from all realms of media. They also include vendors, artists, and creators.
The Book Nook has a full selection of new and back issue comics. They also carry a selection of graphic novels and some comic related merchandise.
The Book Nook has a great selection of new and used comic books. They also carry graphic novels and comic related merchandise.
The Book Nook carries a selection of new and back issue comics. They also carry graphic novels and comic related merchandise.
Marietta's (and northwest metro Atlanta's) first, largest, and most fully-stocked comic shop, Dr. No's has a selection of graphic novels, new comics, board games, card games, back issues, statues, miniatures, and related items!
Galactic Quest has a great selection of comics, gaming and toys. They also host RPG and other gaming.
Galactic Quest has a great selection of comics, games and toys. They host RPG's and other gaming also.
Great Escape Comics and Games has new and back issue comics, RPG's, CCG's, Manga and related merchandise.
Oxford Comics carries new and back issue comics and sells some gaming. They also host HeroClix events.
A store like no other! Combining the passions of the owners, they have all your music, comics and gaming needs, all in one place! They are located in The Mall of Georgia on the second level. The shop offers classic rock, metal, punk with a large selection of vinyl. Rock Shop is fully stocked on comics as well as offering a gaming area and all the supplies to go with it! They have an active tournament and event schedule including Friday Night Magic. The staff is friendly and knows their stuff!
Teahouse Comics has a great selection of comics and gaming. They carry board games, CCG's, and miniatures.
Titan carries new and back issue comics and some games and gaming supplies.
Titan Games and Comics carries new and back issues, graphic novels and games. They have a gaming area.
We're working hard to find more Gaming (Video) in this city
Gigabytes Cafe is Marietta's leading gaming store and cafe. They offer a variety of gaming opportunities as well as tournament and event activities. They carry a full line of miniatures, RPG, Magic The Gathering as well as board games galore. Feeling the need for a java fix? Gigabytes offers a coffee bar and your favorite snacks and sandwiches.
Meeple Madness offers a family-friendly place to play your favorite tabletop games. The space includes ten large format (8 - 4×8, 2 - 3x8) tables, for miniature war-games, card games, RPGs and large board games. They also have several smaller tables (3x3) for two or four player, small-format games and plenty of padded stools and chairs. Additionally, the store has a large selection of terrain pieces and battle mats, allowing you to tailor your gaming experience while you're in the store. They have a collection of over 250 board-games and over a dozen in-store use miniature armies for everything from Guild Ball to Warmachine. The retail section features a huge selection of boardgames from publishers ranging from AEG to Z-Man Games. They carry miniature war-games including Guild Ball, 40K, Warmachine, and X-Wing, as well as Role-Playing Games like Dungeons and Dragons and Pathfinder. The Collectible Card Games section including Magic: The Gathering, My Little Pony, Pokemon and many others.
Both men’s and women’s bathrooms are fully wheelchair accessible.
The Tower Game Center has a huge selection of games. They also host events for a variety of games for Warhammer, Magic and Malifaux.
Ghost Tours of historic Roswell. Check the schedule; tours are given year around, but not every night.