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London Speciality Shop – Forbidden Planet


Forbidden Planet is two separate science fiction, fantasy and horror bookshop chains which have shops across the United Kingdom, Ireland, and the United States of America.


As well as books the shops sell comic books, graphic novels, manga, DVDs, video games, and a wide variety of toys, clothing and  collectible merchandise.
The Forbidden Planet London shop  is the flagship of the national chain that includes shops in Bristol and Southampton, as well as an online presence. The shop specialises in Film  and Television merchandise, they also sell models and toys  and have in store  signings and events.

Forbidden Planet  In 2003, moved the flagship New Oxford Street store to the much larger “Megastore” premises at 179 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, it became one of the  first high-street retail outlets specialising in science fiction, fantasy and cult merchandise.

Recently Forbidden Planet have been a great supporter of British Adult comic scene and regularly have events with the leading writers and authors.

Opening Hours:
Mon and Tues 10:00 – 19:00
Wednesday 10:00 – 19:30
Thursday 10:00 – 20:00
Fri and Sat 10:00 – 19:30
Sunday 12:00 – 18:00

If you would like to find out more about Forbidden Planet, visit the website here

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