The Forbidden Planet at 840 Broadway. Photo Credit: tripadvisor.com
Opening Hours: Sunday - Tuesday: 10AM - 10PM, Wednesday - Saturday: 9AM - 12AM
Phone: (212) 473-1576
Considered the brand’s flagship bookstore, the Union Square outlet of Forbidden Planet is oft described as a “twilight zone” of fantasy for the comic enthusiast. With abundantly stocked shelves displaying genres from Manga to mainstream, and action figurines ranging from Gundam to Doctor Who and Alice in Wonderland, Forbidden Planet is a fantasy-fan’s treasure trove of merchandise. Check out the Apparel department for a gift selection ranging from anime t-shirts, to talking Predator heads and masks.