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Hot Topic

Hot Topic


4.1 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars46%
  • 4 Stars34%
  • 3 Stars15%
  • 2 Stars4%
  • 1 Star2%
4.17 / 5 based on 949 Reviews

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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
  • "Hottopic was my stuff in high school, but recently they've gone too "mainstream" It's suppose to be about cult film merch & hardcore bands." in 16 reviews
Katelyn H.
82 reviews
My mom never goes in here with me because of the music and she finds it weird, but I love the band merch here 😭😭❤️
Emily C.
137 reviews
They have a lot of cool clothes and novelties! Love this store they have walls and walls of great t shirts! I get all my band tees and such from there! And they have pretty good deals like buy one get one half t shirts.
Carolyn C.
10 reviews
I do not really like to shop at stores like these but I love stitch from Lilo and stitch and they have a great selection of stitch products. I do think that the people who work there could be a little nicer in my experiences.
Krystle C.
Manchester, NH
123 reviews
My most favorite mall store. I can never walk by, I have to go in. I love browsing all the metal band shirts, the clearance items rock! All the clothes are adorable. In high school I only shopped here. Now, that I am older I shop other places, but still buy things here! I will be a fan of Hot Topic for life!
Nick C.
Arlington Hts, IL
6 reviews
Hot Topic used to be an okay place (although one might argue it didn't really fit its own name, due to the fact that most of the 'topics' inside weren't 'hot enough' for everyone else). It certainly isn't much of a store now. Whatever it is that people keep finding so 'alternative' about the place must be entirely invisible to me, because all I ever see when I pass by is Dr. Who, MLP: FiM, Marvel, and other ridiculous nonsense. As for music, well, they don't really sell it there anymore (they do, but it's on a single shelf the size of a hamper, and both sides hold anywhere from 4 to ten pieces of trash each - except one side's trash that shouldn't be on vinyl).

I once asked an employee if they knew where I'd be able to find a series of different bands on the wall (because they don't organise their shirts... and if they do, I'm not aware of the method they use). She said she didn't even know what I was talking about and walked away.
Jane V.
Hayward , CA
61 reviews
I love this store it's my fave and I get everything from there and it's my live
Tiffany V.
10 reviews
I actually really like this store. I always find something that I like. They appeal to such a large audience, so lots of people can find something they think is cute.
Jennifer R.
Oklahoma City, OK
21 reviews
I love this store!! They have some amazing deals sometimes. I love buying $10 shirts on black friday ! Its great(:
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.
Riley R.
Hatboro, PA
266 reviews
This is a great place to get band shirts. They have a huge selection and good quality as well.
alana m.
51 reviews
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.
82 reviews
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Meghan C.
Miami, FL
44 reviews
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