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Hot Topic


4.1 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars47%
  • 4 Stars33%
  • 3 Stars14%
  • 2 Stars4%
  • 1 Star2%
4.20 / 5 based on 1,070 Reviews

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  • Does anyone else wished that hot topic was easier to walk through...21 Answers
  • What is another store similar to Hot Topic? Also maybe better on ...16 Answers
  • Who else thinks there t shirts are poorly made?2 Answers
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  • "They have costumes, band shirts, body jewelry, stickers, posters, alternative accessories, candy, makeup, and all sorts of great gag gifts too." in 30 reviews
  • "They have lost allot of God collection of band ts and body jewelry but I can find most of want I want in there and that just makes me happy. " in 29 reviews
  • "Great place if you're looking for band / pop culture merchandise, or some darker looking fashion than what you find in the regular stores in the mall." in 28 reviews
  • "If you are an angst ridden teenager, feel like nobody understands you, and you need some awesome band tees...this is the place for you." in 22 reviews
  • "But they have so much from band and graphic tees like Disney, star wars, harry potter, and so much more as well as jewelry and accessories." in 16 reviews
Morgan G.
Wilmington, NC
98 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
Hot Topic is undeniably better than it was a few years ago. They are trying to get away from their dark, emo vibe to more pop culture and attracting fandoms. They offer shirts and accessories for pretty much any fandom (I especially enjoy the Disney and Harry Potter merchandise) as well as their signature goth kid clothes. If you haven't been in there in a while, I suggest giving them a second chance!
Amberlyn G.
Palmdale, CA
94 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
This store is a little high priced mall store which sells items that are considered punk, emo, goth, and sexy. If you like any of these things, thus is your store. They sell a variety of things from gag gifts, clothes, backpacks, to underware, stickers, jewelry, pictures patches, posters and incense. I've shopped here for years for many odds & ends and now it's my sons favorite store!
Faith W.
Morton, IL
30 reviews
I absolutely love this store much. I shop at hot topic a lot I go in there every time I go to the mall. Not only do they have band shirts but they have makeup, jewelry, and other graphic tees. They even have alternative fashion if you're not in too all the bands.
Conner M.
Katy, TX
8 reviews
Hot topic is perfect if you are looking for a band t shirt. Honestly the store kinda smells weird to me and like all hot topics smell the same. It's weird.
If you are into this style, it's pretty awesome.
If you aren't, it's a smelly store with good band tees.
Erin S.
Neenah, WI
33 reviews
Not as good as they used to be, but they have something for everyone. I shop there frequently because it's the only store that has my style of clothing in my area. Quality isn't always the best, and sometimes it's ok. I would recommend shopping here to anyone.
Emily B.
96 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
I love Hot Topi! No matter where the store is, theres always an awesome vibe and experience! They have great products from different bands, super heroes, villains and cartoons to crazy awesome unique merchandise. They also have awesome prices and sale and talk about the vibe and music its great!
Tiffany C.
289 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
The last thing I bought from this place (last year) was a stuffed animal from one of my favorite cartoons... This used to be my favorite store when I was around fifteen, but five years later I find it harder to find things I actually like. The clothes are really cute but way too expensive for the quality. I do however love all of the cartoon merch they now have.
rachael r.
Algodones, NM
178 reviews
My daughter loves hot topics we could spend hours in that store she finds a lot of shirts of her favorite bands that she likes you can also sign up for a reward discount card that's pretty good if you shop there a lot so I signed her up for one that just gave her an excuse to always go shopping there now .it does have a lot of cool stuff from hair dye to cloths.
Carla L.
Martin, KY
52 reviews
The quality of most Hot Topic brand clothes/accessories is pretty low. The other brands they carry tend to be a little more well made. Their range of t-shirts can be found other places for less and their body jewelry is probably the worst thing you could ever put in your face/ears. Fine for thirteen year olds testing out who they are, not so much for grown adults.
Jocelyn F.
131 reviews
Overall, HT is a really nice store. their products are high quality and decently priced, and they're always having sales. my only suggestion would be to maybe extend the women's styles into plus sizes? I love some of their designs but they tend to run a little small, so I'd need a size bigger than what they offer in stores. their men's shirts are true to size, however.
alana m.
54 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
Does anyone else wished that hot topic was easier to walk through? It's always so small and crowded.
Samantha B.
Whitman, WV
239 reviews
Ain't most of their clothes black?
Christina C.
Mission, TX
119 reviews
What's your go to section at hot topic?
Katelyn H.
81 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
What's your favorite purchase from Hot Topic?
Meghan C.
Miami, FL
44 reviews
What is another store similar to Hot Topic? Also maybe better on their prices?

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