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

Cape and Cowl creates a space for queer, nerdy youth to flourish

Everyone can be themselves, the only pretending at Cape & Cowl is in the fantasy worlds of comic books.

“I like to wear my heart on my sleeve, I wear my activism on my sleeve, so my business is very much a social enterprise,” says owner Jay Roy. Read More…

Welcome to the new Cape and Cowl!

We’ve moved to 622 Sackville Drive, come visit and see our fabulous new location! Read More…

Time for a Change

After five years, entrepreneur Jay Aaron Roy, creator and owner of Cape & Cowl Comics & Collectibles (C & C) in Lower Sackville, N.S. has moved his store to a larger location. Asked for the secrets of his success, Roy reveals the store’s top 10 super-powers in a recent interview. Read More…

We Are Dal – Jay Aaron Roy

I was a shy art kid going into university.

There was a big personality inside of me waiting to come out. It was there all along I’m sure, but my professors really helped it flourish. Read More…

Christmas Craft Fair at Cape & Cowl

This week we are hitting up are first Craft Fair of the year! Which is crazy for us, but, it’s at the old Cape & Cowl location and before they close out the location they are throwing a Christmas craft fair for some awesome local vendors! Read More…

Cape & Cowl’s Grand Re-Opening

The NEW Cape & Cowl is Open and if you are looking for an amazing comic book store – ran be some awesome people – that has a focus on helping the community? This is the place for you! Read More…

A Vision – A Short Documentary

A short documentary that I made about Jay Aaron Roy and his comic shop, Cape and Cowl Comics and Collectibles. Read More…

Comic shop in Lower Sackville expands youth-centred approach

A comic book shop with a twist will move to a new home next week, expanding its space for youth in Lower Sackville.

“As soon as you walk in our new space doors, then you’ll see the drop-in centre,” says Jay Aaron Roy, owner of Cape and Cowl Comics and Collectibles.

“It’s going to be bright lime green and will be right there.” Read More…

N.S. comic book shop offers safe space for customers in need

LOWER SACKVILLE, N.S. — For many young people, a comic book store is a fun place to be, but one Nova Scotia shop owner is also working hard to ensure his store is a safe space for customers too.

When Jay Aaron Roy opened Cape and Cowl Comics in Lower Sackville, N.S., he also had a vision of helping at-risk youth at a location where they might already be. Read More…

Laser Beams and Super Heroes

Trying to give to those who mean a lot, Chris and Alex go to Jampy’s to make custom laser-printed Christmas ornaments. Then, they help a friend build a spherical bookshelf for her local hero. Read More…


More memories from Hal-Con Sci-Fi Fantasy Association as it would be Hal-Con weekend this weekend! 💙💚 The fabulous booth staff stylings of Cole and Olivia! 🦸‍♂️🦸‍♀️ #halcon2016 #halcon2020 #memories #community #halconloveWe are set up and ready to go!! #halcon2016 #halifax #scifi #comics #collectibles ... See MoreSee Less

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In honour of all our friends at Hal-Con Sci-Fi Fantasy Association, we present to you our first year in business and C&C's first year at Hal-Con! Love you, fam! #HalCon2014 #HalCon2020 #wemissyou #community ... See MoreSee Less

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Cape and Cowl Comics and Collectibles

The Legend of Zelda II - The Adventure of Link for NES 100% Minty fresh! $49.99
Tested and guaranteed,
save works great!
#vintagegaming #sackville #videogames #collectibles #LiveShopLoveSackville #shoplocal #supportlocal
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Feeling spooky? This classic is back in a new graphic novel! 🧙‍♀️📚 $16.99 #shoplocal #youngreaders #LiveShopLoveSackville ... See MoreSee Less

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The Berrybrook Middle School Boxset full of adorable and fantastic works by @svetlana.chmakova $59.99 for the whole kaboodle! #shoplocal #LiveShopLoveSackville #graphicnovels #comics
Fun fact! Owner Jay went to his verrrry first anime convention MANY moons ago in New Brunswick and met Svetlana and got them to sign his copies of Dramacon and he was starstruck and tongue tied!
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622 Sackville Drive,
Lower Sackville, NS

PHONE: (902) 252-3452

EMAIL: jay@capeandcowlcomics.ca

Due to Covid-19, we will be reducing our shop hours and updating daily, please check social media for current shop hours of operation