Variant Edition Comics & Culture

Located in the heart of Edmonton’s Oliver District, Variant Edition provides a comic shop experience unlike any other, perfect for those looking to discover or rediscover the joys of sequential storytelling. We pride ourselves on our inclusive environment and innovative recommendation system, which will help you find books you didn’t even know you loved.

Recent Blog Posts

Incoming // New Releases for June 20th, 2018
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Each and every Monday, we provide our awesome customers with a list of all the comics and graphic novels that are hitting the shelves for the coming Wednesday, with bits of commentary on some of the titles.  As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! ...
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Yegs & Bacon // Episode 014 // Actions, Not Words
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It’s the triumphant return of YEGS & BACON! Danica and Brandon talk about everything that happened in the past month – including the online harassment our shop received, as well as the break in – and about the importance of action when it comes to standing against regressive...
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Incoming // New Releases for May 30th, 2018
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Each and every Monday, we provide our awesome customers with a list of all the comics and graphic novels that are hitting the shelves for the coming Wednesday, with bits of commentary on some of the titles.  As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! ...
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Incoming // New Releases for May 9th, 2018
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Each and every Monday, we provide our awesome customers with a list of all the comics and graphic novels that are hitting the shelves for the coming Wednesday, with bits of commentary on some of the titles.  As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! ...
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Yegs & Bacon // Episode 013 // Comics? For FREE?
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There’s gotta be a catch, right? Well, there is. But not so much for YOU. Danica and Brandon explain. Theme music by Apocalypse Kow.
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Incoming // New Releases for May 2nd, 2018
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Each and every Monday, we provide our awesome customers with a list of all the comics and graphic novels that are hitting the shelves for the coming Wednesday, with bits of commentary on some of the titles.  As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! ...
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Incoming // New Releases for April 25th, 2018
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Each and every Monday, we provide our awesome customers with a list of all the comics and graphic novels that are hitting the shelves for the coming Wednesday, with bits of commentary on some of the titles.  As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! ...
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Yegs & Bacon // Episode 012 // Nostalgia: Can It Kill You?
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Yes. It can. Brandon is solo this week, to talk about Action Comics #1000 and the dangers of dwelling on nostalgia. Intro music is by Apocalypse Kow.
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Incoming // New Releases for April 18th, 2018
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Each and every Monday, we provide our awesome customers with a list of all the comics and graphic novels that are hitting the shelves for the coming Wednesday, with bits of commentary on some of the titles. As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! N...
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Incoming // New Releases for April 11th, 2018
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Each and every Monday, we provide our awesome customers with a list of all the comics and graphic novels that are hitting the shelves for the coming Wednesday, with bits of commentary on some of the titles.  As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! ...
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