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

Sign celebrates ‘trans-owned business’ in Lower Sackville

The owner of a comics shop in Lower Sackville, N.S., has put a “trans-owned business” sign in his window to make the space more visible for members of the LGBT community.

“There’s a lot of trans youth who are coming out. They need to see that we’re here, we’re queer and we own comic book stores too,” Jay Roy, owner of Cape and Cowl Comics and Collectibles, told CBC’s Information Morning. Read More…

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…


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Cape & Cowl Holiday Hours!

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Our annual Christmas Craft Fair is THIS WEEKEND! Come out Saturday and Sunday to support your local comic shop, AND your local artists! :D Get some hand-crafted goodies for the loves in your lives! <3
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Cape & Cowl Winter Craft Fair 2017!

December 16, 2017, 12:00pm - December 17, 2017, 3:00pm

It's that time of year again! Time for the Cape and Cowl Winter Craft Fair! Come join us from 12:00 until 8:00 pm on Saturday, December 16th, and from 12:00 until 5:00 pm on Sunday, December 17th ...

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We also have some awesome gently used 3XL - 5XL T-shirts in now! $5 each! #sackville #comicshopthings #shoplocal ... See MoreSee Less

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Cape & Cowl Holiday Hours!

#comicshopthings #sackville #holidayhours @ Cape and Cowl Comics… https://t.co/vVrbaUATX1

Well hello there, beautiful Flare! #flarethedog #petfriendly #sackville #comicshoppuppies… https://t.co/l3GojY3cUw

We also have some awesome gently used 3XL - 5XL T-shirts in now! $5 each! #sackville… https://t.co/xebKgDQhEf

Too cute to be a Scrooge! 😂

#comicshopguineapigs #petfriendly #sackville #peachtheguineapig @… https://t.co/ArJUmmaQKG

Peach came in with their family to claim prizes from our Pet Photo Contest, and Jay got to have… https://t.co/EEmxPsyHa0

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536 Sackville Drive,
Lower Sackville, NS

PHONE: (902) 252-3452

EMAIL: jay@capeandcowlcomics.ca

Sun-Mon: 12 PM to 5 PM
Tues-Sat: 12 PM to 8 PM