forbidden planet store to open in brighton this weekend

Are you ready to head down to West Street this Saturday at 9am? Why, you may ask. Because Forbidden Planet is coming to Brighton! If you’re unfamiliar with them, they’re one of the UK’s biggest (and coolest) pop culture stores, filled to the brim with all things nerdy. 

They’re bringing us southerners a store full of cult movies, comics, manga, collectibles, action figures, Loungefly Bags, Funkos and related merchandise. With over 35,000 products sourced from all over the world, you’ll have plenty of goodies to choose from.

This Saturday marks the grand opening of the Brighton store, but this isn’t your typical store opening. They’re pulling out all the stops with an array of fun activities to celebrate the new shop’s arrival. They’ll have cosplayers on site, along with special offers and a variety of thrilling games and competitions to get stuck into for the chance to win some amazing prizes.

Need more? If you’re one of the lucky first 300 customers through the door, you’ll snag a goodie bag filled with all sorts of surprises. Don’t miss out on this one-of-a-kind celebration!

Saturday 11th March; from 9am; free 
35 – 36 West Street, Brighton, BN1 2RE

By Beth Musselwhite