Join us as we explore the breadth and width of one of the most exciting, innovative, misunderstood, and spectacular art-forms in the world. All levels of comic book familiarity are welcome, from the seasoned veteran to the humble noob to the vaguely curious.
The followup to the zine trilogy that has been celebrated as an essential bathroom read has arrived! Special guest and Chicago artist John Bailey (@nanodeath) will be joining us to celebrate the release of Wage Slaves: Breakzone Brawl and sign copies of the book.
Join us as we explore the breadth and width of one of the most exciting, innovative, misunderstood, and spectacular art-forms in the world. Co-hosted by Literati Bookstore, Comic Book Club selections will represent the best that the medium has to offer, mediated to ensure fun, accessible, and thought provoking examinations and discussions by industry experts.
Vault of Midnight is thrilled to announce that Toronto-based cartoonist Georgia Webber will be visiting our Detroit location for a signing on May 30th. Join us in celebrating the release of her new book, Dumb, an autobiographical series from Fantagraphics about living with a vocal disability.
In this animated adaptation of Ted Hughes' Cold War fable, a giant alien robot crash-lands near the small town of Rockwell, Maine, in 1957. Exploring the area, a local 9-year-old boy, Hogarth, discovers the robot, and soon forms an unlikely friendship with him.
In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X at a remote outpost on the Mexican border. His plan to hide from the outside world gets upended when he meets a young mutant who is very much like him. Logan must now protect the girl and battle the dark forces that want to capture her.
A turf battle between New York City street gangs that rages from Coney Island to the Bronx. The Warriors are mistakenly fingered for the killing of a gang leader. Soon they have every gang in the city out to get revenge and they must make their way across the city to their own turf.
But once a year, on the first Saturday in May, Vault of Midnight joins forces with local comic shops worldwide to offer free comic books to the masses. If it's nerdy enlightenment you seek, make the sacred pilgrimage to your local Vault of Midnight and bask in the glow of Free Comic Book Day!
Vault of Midnight GR kicks off our next movie series with a very special showing of one of our most-anticipated films of 2018: Avengers Infinity War! Everything the Avengers have fought for has led up to this moment - the fate of Earth and existence itself has never been more uncertain.
You love games. We love games. Come hang out and play games with us. Come on down to International Tabletop Day and allow our tabletop sommeliers to teach you some of the latest and greatest board games, card games, and RPGs this planet has to offer. Plus! A sale on every. single. game. in the store. We said it.
Drink & Draw is back again! We are sending out a beacon to you bar-drawers, you napkin-doodlers, you zine-queens and illustrator extraordinaries. Join us on Jolly Pumpkin's coveted patio for a lovely Wednesday evening of drinking and deteriorating doodles.
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far aw- wait, no, no, that can't be right. Two space cadets crash-land on a desert planet, where an evil wizard seeks the ultimate power to take over the world. Also, you may find some of the footage and music in this movie, um. . . a little familiar.
Vault of Midnight presents FIVE SHAOLIN MASTERS at POP + Offworld on March 1st, 2018. Five students escape from the destruction of their beloved Shaolin Temple by Qing Soldiers. They all seek revenge together and train in their own unique fighting styles to become... the FIVE SHAOLIN MASTERS!
Vault of Midnight Game Night returns - with a twist! Join us this February at POP + Offworld, above Checker Bar, for a night of good games, good food, and good drinks -all for a very good cause. All funds raised through ticket and raffle sales will be donated to Enough SAID - a Detroit-based organization dedicated to helping victims of sexual assault find justice.
All-new, all-different Game Night RETURNS with a vengeance to Detroit at POP + Offworld! Our expert Game Masters will be on hand and ready to introduce you to a stack of the best board games available at Vault of Midnight! Whether you are a first time gamer or a seasoned mage, Vault of Midnight's Game Night is a great way to discover new games!
Calling all children of woman- or dragon-born, bard and barbarian alike. There may be no better way to spend a wintry Michigan evening than destroying goblins round the hearth. While the winds howl outside, join us at Brewery Vivant for a cosy evening of roleplaying, cosplaying, libations, and general nerdy merriment!
Hot off the success of Marvel's BLACK BOLT series, Hugo-award winning novelist, Saladin Ahmed [Throne of the Crescent Moon] is launching a brand new original series in collaboration with Sami Kivela and BOOM! Studios, ABBOTT. Join us in celebrating the launch of the very first issue!
Vault of Midnight presents SAMURAI COP at POP + Offworld [not Skillman Library, sorry!] on January 25th, 2018. In Samurai Cop, two police detectives must stop the ruthless activities of the Katana, a renegade Yakuza gang composed of violent and sadistic killers who want to lead the drug trade in Los Angeles.
From the creator of Terror Assaulter (O.M.W.O.T.), American Blood, and Crime Destroyer, comes Night Business, a new collection from one of Vault of Midnight's favorite all-time creators. We are extremely excited to host Mr. Marra for a signing event that is not to be missed under any circumstances.
Friends! Loved Ones! Enemies! Join us! On December 1st at 7pm, Vault Ann Arbor will be officially lighting our magnificent (non-denominational) holiday tree! Enjoy the spectacle of electric lights, meticulous decorations, and a very special tree-topper. Be ready to exchange holiday good moods and high fives, hugs, etc.
Friends! Loved Ones! Frenemies! Join us!
On December 1st at 7 PM, we will be officially lighting our magnificent (non-denominational) holiday tree! Enjoy the spectacle of electric lights, meticulous decorations, and the presence of all your favorite Vault employees! Be ready to exchange holiday good moods and high fives, hugs, etc.