The Evanston location of Revolution (there is a second in Mount Prospect) is about as tidy, organized and welcoming as a comic book store gets. There are no overwhelming stacks of bins and boxes of back issues to dig through, which might put off some hardcore collectors, but this is the perfect shop for casual (and primarily mature) readers. The week's new releases are front and center. An equal amount of space is given to trade paperback collections. The indie books are the first thing you see when you enter, which is a welcome change from being inundated with DC and Marvel fodder when you walk in. The back room holds a decent selection of manga and art books, as well as some fiction and nonfiction.
|Venue name:||Comix Revolution|
606 Davis St
|Cross street:||at Chicago Ave|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Fri 10am–8pm; Sat 10am–7pm; Sun 11am–6pm|
|Transport:||El: Purple to Davis. Bus: 201, 205. Metra: Union Pacific N to Evanston Davis St.|
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