Established in October 2005 in Alberton, Smallville Comics have been part of the community over the years. Smallville Comics cater for all ages and also have customers from Durban and Cape Town. The aim of the business is to give their customers a great experience and to make them feel accepted. As a comic book store they give their customers variety from Superheroes to movies, music and collector’s items. The store provide the comic books, action figures ,graphic novels-shirts statues, collectables, hot wheels, board games, DVDs, signed certified comics, cgcs and sport memorabilia. Smallville Comics run projects annually. One of the popular projects that they run is called “Free comic book day” every year on the 1st of May. On this day the store hands out free comics to anyone who visits the store.