My Comic Shop History

Flat Squirrel Productions

My Comic Shop History is a podcast hosted by filmmaker Anthony Desiato (My Comic Shop DocumentARy, My Comic Shop Country) exploring the culture, business, and fandom of the comics retail industry. In Season 1, New York's Alternate Realities closed after 23 years in operation, a community united to say farewell, and a podcast was born. The series continued with deep dives into collecting (Season 2), national comics retail (Season 3), conventions (Season 4), and Westchester County's lost shops (Season 5). During late 2020 and 2021, the podcast presented "The LongAR Halloween," a yearlong, holiday-themed reunion with the Alternate Realities gang. Coming in 2022: My Comic Shop History will return with "Their Comic Shop History," a monthly, 6-part event chronicling the 40-year tenure of NJ comic book store Fat Moose Comics.
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The LongAR Halloween Part XIII: Fun (Finale)
The LongAR Halloween Part XIII: Fun (Finale)The LongAR Halloween Part XII: Labor DayThe LongAR Halloween Part XI: Ryan HolidayThe LongAR Halloween Part X: Independence DayDigging for Kryptonite Special: How the Arrowverse Failed the Clark Kent of Smallville100th Episode SpecialThe LongAR Halloween Part IX: Father's DayThe LongAR Halloween Part VIII: Mother's DayThe LongAR Halloween Part VII: April Fool's DayThe LongAR Halloween Part VI: St. Patrick's DayThe LongAR Halloween Part V: Valentine's DaySpecial Presentation: My Comic Shop Book ClubThe LongAR Halloween Part IV: New Year'sSpecial Presentation: Digging for KryptoniteThe LongAR Halloween Part III: ChristmasThe LongAR Halloween Part II: ThanksgivingThe LongAR Halloween Part I: FriendshipRejected by NYCC: A My Comic Shop History SpecialMy Comic Shop Country Companion: EpilogueMy Comic Shop Country Companion: Audience Questions