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August 16, 2022
Newbury Comics to open 6th store at Crossgates
Guilderland, NY (August 2022): Newbury Comics is pleased to announce the soon-to-be opening of its 31st store, and the 6th in the state of New York. The store will be located on the lower level of the center near AT&T and is slated to open in early October.
Newbury Comics at Crossgates will offer all of the items shoppers have come to expect from the New England-based purveyor of pop culture. From vinyl records, Funko Pop!, and Manga to comics, pop culture items, and more, Newbury Comics will provide visitors with an eclectic variety of goods that amuse, entertain and offer customers “a wicked good time”.
“We are thrilled to be opening our 6th store in the state of New York and excited to bring our unique selection to the Capital city!” states, Newbury Comics Executive VP, Valerie Forgione. “We look forward to meeting new people and sharing our passion for the things that make life fun. Get ready Albany, we can’t wait to welcome you to the fantastic world of Newbury Comics!”
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Crossgates is the Capital Region’s premier shopping, dining and entertainment destination offering an impressive selection of national brands and the newest retail concepts. The center is anchored by Macy’s, JCPenney, Dick’s Sporting Goods, and Best Buy, while offering more than 180 retail shops, including Apple. Crossgates offers 10 entertainment venues and over 20 on-site eateries, such as Dave & Buster’s, Get Air, Billy Beez, Apex Entertainment, The Standard Restaurant & Lounge, Maggie McFly’s and Regal Cinemas with IMAX. Or simply relax at our award-winning day spa, Spa Mirbeau. Located adjacent to a dual-branded 192-room Homewood Suites and Tru by Hilton hotel, Crossgates is your destination to EAT. SHOP. PLAY. STAY. Additional information regarding Crossgates can be found at shopcrossgates.com, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
About Newbury Comics
Founded in Boston in 1978, Newbury Comics celebrated its 43rd anniversary this year. The company employs over 400 people. For the last 43 years, Newbury Comics has been a champion of local artists and culture, allowing the brand to thrive and guaranteeing all who enter “a wicked good time”.
“The key to us remaining competitive has always been driven by a respect for independent ideas and alternative forms of expression. We embrace all artistic ideas and let our customers decide what they like. We’re the fun part of people’s lives”-Newbury Comics