536 Sackville Drive, Lower Sackville, NS • (902) 252-3452

Cape & Cowl Comics – CTV Morning Live

Owner Jay Aaron Roy had a blast chatting with Heidi Petracek of CTV Morning Live Atlantic and showing off some of our many awesome crafter’s work for their ongoing segment, Geek Week! Read More…

Bully Free Zone

Halifax presenter Laura Bain visits the bully free zone at the Cape and Cowl comics and collectibles store. Read More…

Cape and Cowl Wins Silver Best Of Comic Shop Award

After winning the Silver Best Of Comic Shop award from The Coast, Jay Aaron Roy says his secret is listening to his customers.

“Just basically listening to people and giving them what they want is what I’m all about,” he says. Read More…

A View from a Booth | NegaDave at Hal-Con 2016

This is how NegaDave saw things this year at Hal-Con! We had so much fun!

Special Thanks to Cape and Cowl Comics! I wouldn’t have this without you. Read More…

Cape and Cowl celebrates two years in Sackville

Jay Aaron Roy is the owner of comic shop, and youth drop-in centre, Cape & Cowl Comics & Collectibles (536 Sackville Drive), which celebrates two years in business this week. We chatted about lessons learned, the importance of a strong community and why the shop will never leave the neighbourhood. Read More…

Jay Aaron Roy of Cape and Cowl Comics in Trans Canada mini-doc

This is very nice video about a great entrepreneur who runs a great store and does important work in suburban Halifax.

Not only is Jay Aaron Roy’s Cape and Cowl Comics and Collectables in suburban Lower Sackville an excellent place to shop for hard to find comics, it also offers a much-needed bullying-free community meeting space for young people who are a little bit on the geeky side.

There’s more of a story behind the making of this video as well. Read More…

Self-Care Sundays!

In my first feature in this series I wanted to highlight the business that most strongly connected me to Lower Sackville – “Cape and Cowl Comics & Collectibles.” When Jay first opened the doors, I was there as a loyal patron. Read More…

Jay Aaron Roy | Trans Canada Documentary

Our very first interview was with the wonderful Jay Aaron Roy! We got to take a little tour around his shop, Cape and Cowl Comics and Collectibles! You can check out the website to find out even more about this super cool shop! Read More…

Des combats de sabre laser pour les adeptes de la Guerre des étoiles

Des amateurs du film la Guerre des étoiles (Star Wars) vivent leur passion jusqu’au bout en Nouvelle-Écosse. Ils se rencontrent régulièrement pour des combats de sabre laser dans une boutique de bandes dessinées de Lower Sackville. Read More…

Customers Rally to Support Struggling Comic Book Business

Not every store owner in Nova Scotia can say they have customers willing to gather together in the early morning winter cold just to help out their business in a time of need.

Sackville area business owner Jay Roy definitely can, though. Hundreds of his customers, local consignment artists, and others banded together on Feb. 13 and put their money where their hearts were to keep his store running through the tough winter slump. Read More…


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This is happening in Halifax this weekend! No worries about a rainy day, it's all indoors, so go check out all the fantastic vendors and events!

We are sad to miss out this year, but will for sure be back next time! <3
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Once Upon a Fairytale - Chapter 2

June 24, 2017, 10:00am - June 25, 2017, 4:00pm

TICKETS AT THE DOOR!!! JOIN US!!! ONLY 5 DOLLARS, THATS A LOT OF FUN FOR YOUR $5 :) Saturday June 24th 10am to 6pm Sunday June 25th 10am to 6pm ADMISSION - General Admission $5.00 Children- 8 and und...

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💚Heart in the Community💙

#bbb #torchawards2017 #torchawards #sackville
#supportlocal #community
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It was an honour and a pleasure to speak at Gorsebrook Jr. High this morning! Thanks so much for the beautiful painting! #community #pride #transgender #halifax ... See MoreSee Less

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Jay and Lisa Coates with the first ever "Heart in the Community" awards!

#community #givingback #bbb #torchawards2017 #torchawards
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Out for a Sunday spin? We are open until 6 pm today! #comics #sackville #shoplocal #supportlocal #toys #videogames #boardgames #collectibles

Celebrating @capeandcowlHRM's recognition from @BBBAtlantic! So proud to be part of this adventure! #Sackville #torchawards2017 #gratitude


Keynote speaker @jayaaronroy of @capeandcowlHRM kicks off GJH Pride Day. Thanks for sharing your experiences and words of wisdom. #Inspire

The BBB created this award for Cape & Cowl and Deleon Affordable Roofing - Heart of the Community. We don't know h… https://t.co/m2bS4eGgJ1

All excited to be at the Torch Awards for the Better Business Bureau Atlantic! Gary and I are repping Cape & Cowl,… https://t.co/4VIRG7c8Ui

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536 Sackville Drive,
Lower Sackville, NS

PHONE: (902) 252-3452

EMAIL: jay@capeandcowlcomics.ca

Tue: 11 AM to 6 PM
Wed: 11 AM to 7 PM
Thu - Sat: 11 AM to 6 PM
Sun: 11 AM to 5 PM