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"In a small city with a relatively large number of comic stores, Floating World stands out for the sharp, cool aesthetic of its owner, Jason Leivian, who says he wants the place to have the feel of a record store."

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"Floating World Comics is overwhelming in its selection but it’s a great place to pick up the latest issue of your favorite comics, as well as discover an entire room-full of things you may never have heard of."

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"Tethered to the Pearl District a half-block north of Burnside Street, Floating World is the most innovative and art-conscious of the lot."

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Sept. 16 – WINNERS release party and exhibit with Anna Ehrlemark

This September we are excited to release our newest publication, WINNERS, by Swedish artist Anna Ehrlemark. Anna Ehrlemark is well known in Eastern Europe for her unconventional, twisted narratives and her striking visual style. Her comics explore feminist, queer, anti-capitalist themes and she has been published by the Balkan collectives Stripburger, Fijuk, and Komikaze. WINNERS […]

Aug. 6 – Noah Van Sciver ‘FANTE BUKOWSKI’ & Kevin Hooyman ‘CONDITIONS ON THE GROUND’ double release party

  This August we are excited to host a double release party and art exhibit with two incredible artists. Noah Van Sciver will debut his new Fantagraphics book, FANTE BUKOWSKI. We are also proud to debut our newest publication, CONDITIONS ON THE GROUND by Kevin Hooyman. Noah Van Sciver’s latest graphic novella drops in on […]