Atomic Comics reborn at SanTan Village in Gilbert

Atomic Comics
Atomic Comics opened Nov. 24 in the SanTan Village shopping center in Gilbert.

Atomic Comics opened Nov. 24 in the SanTan Village shopping center in Gilbert.

Atomic Comics opened Nov. 24 at 2270 E. Williams Field Road, Ste. 108, Gilbert, in the SanTan Village shopping center. It marks the return of a popular comic book store chain in the Phoenix area that opened in 1988 but closed its four stores in 2011 in bankruptcy. 480-909-6166. https://stores.comichub.com/atomiccomcs

By Tom Blodgett

Editor, Gilbert

Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent more than 30 years in journalism in Arizona and joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2018 to launch the Gilbert edition. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he served as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 2005-19 and remains editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.