About Us


An off-street parking spot is available behind the shop for Brainstorm customers. There is also metered parking along the street, which is free after 5 p.m., and the Carroll Creek parking garage is located directly behind the building.

Parking in Downtown Frederick


Your stop for new weekly comics, back issues, graphic novels and tpbs, gaming supplies. We also carry Warhammer and Games Workshop products, role-playing books, the largest dice selection in Frederick, and trading card games including Magic The Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh and Heroclix. Plus a large selection of unique board games. Special orders are always welcome!


Brainstorm was established in 1984We recently moved into downtown Frederick after nearly 30 years in business. The new location was a mortuary/funeral home in the 19th century. Come visit and experience the personalized customer service you have come to expect from Brainstorm Comics.

Meet the Business Owner: Dan Webb.

Dan has owned and managed Brainstorm for 27 years. He plays sea shanty folk music with his band Rant ‘n Roar, occasionally performs as a traditional Mexican wrestling star (El Gringo Bravo) and developed a love for comics working the night shift at a gamma irradiation plant. No Joke.

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