New Comics, week of Feb 21

New Comics, week of Feb 21

As always some items listed are special orders. If there is anything you miss out on, let us know as soon as possible and we will do our best to get it to you as soon as possible. Comics ADVENTURE TIME COMICS #20 (C: 1-0-0) AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #796 LEG AMERICAN WAY THOSE ABOVE AND BELOW #6 (OF 6) (MR) AQUAMAN #33 AQUAMAN #33 VAR ED ARCHIES #5 CVR A REG SMALLWOOD ARCHIES #5 CVR B…

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Countdown to Action Comics 1000 part 2

Countdown to Action Comics 1000 part 2

Last week, I began my countdown to Action Comics 1000. You can find part 1 here: http://heroesbeacon.com/action-comics-1000-and-beyond-part-1/ This week, I will continue my countdown of my top 10 friends of Superman and his top 10 foes, but first, a little about how we got here.  While he was not the first costumed hero, Superman was the model from which countless more heroes would come to be based. Many people consider Action Comics #1 to be…

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New Comics (week of Feb 14)

New Comics (week of Feb 14)

Comics ACTION COMICS #997 ACTION COMICS #997 VAR ED AMAZING SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #42 HAWTHORNE VAR LEG AMAZING SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #42 LEG AMAZING SPIDER-MAN RENEW YOUR VOWS #16 LEG AMORY WARS GOOD APOLLO #10 (OF 12) (MR) ANIMOSITY EVOLUTION #4 (MR) ARCHIE #28 CVR A MOK ARCHIE #28 CVR B PITILLI ARCHIE #28 CVR C SCHOENING AVENGERS #680 LEG WW BABYTEETH #8 (MR) BARBARELLA #3 CVR A CIFUENTES (MR) BATGIRL AND THE BIRDS OF PREY #19…

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What’s Happening at Heroes Beacon February 12-18

What’s Happening at Heroes Beacon February 12-18

Here is what is happening at Heroes’ Beacon for the week of February 12-18 Open Gaming is Everyday from Open until Close Bring your own or use a demo from our shelf. There is a large selection of games to choose from. We also do not charge table or rental fees! No need to limit your fun to board games, bring some friends to play any of your miniature games, Trading Card Games etc. Space may be limited…

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February Previews 2018

February Previews 2018

Previews February 2018 Edition Previews is the monthly catalog of all the comics and pop culture merchandise you can order. The catalog has 500+ pages of comics, books, apparel, figures, etc… If you are looking for something new or a great gift check here first. For more from Previews check out http://www.previewsworld.com Orders for items from this Previews are due by February 22nd and begin shipping in April 2018. Release dates are tentative and subject to change. Some items…

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Action Comics 1000 (and beyond, part 1)

Action Comics 1000 (and beyond, part 1)

Action Comics 1000 is coming in 10 weeks and celebrates Superman’s 80th birthday. This is undoubtedly the biggest milestone in comic book history.  From Action Comics #1 for 80 years forward, Superman has been a mainstay in popular culture. Comics, newspaper strips, radio, broadcast TV, big budget blockbusters and back to cable TV, Superman has been part of our lives as long as anyone can remember. To commemorate this, DC Comics is publishing 10 covers,…

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What’s Happening at Heroes Beacon February 5th-11th

What’s Happening at Heroes Beacon February 5th-11th

Here is what is happening at Heroes’ Beacon for the week of February 5-11 Open Gaming Everyday from Open until Close Bring your own or use a demo from our shelf. There is a large selection of games to choose from. We also do not charge table or rental fees! No need to limit your fun to board games, bring some friends to play any of your miniature games, Trading Card Games etc. Space may be limited due…

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Expand Your Board Games

Expand Your Board Games

If you are anything like me you have lots of games you love to play.  But you might have a few that hit the table more than others.  Maybe they are your favorite.  Maybe they are the go to game for introducing new players to the world of board games outside of games like Monopoly or Snakes & Ladders.  Regardless of how much you enjoy a game you can get tired of it or have…

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Schedule for the Week of January 29th-February 4th

Schedule for the Week of January 29th-February 4th

Here is what is happening at Heroes’ Beacon for the week of January 29- February 4 Open Gaming is Everyday from Open until Close Bring your own or use a demo from our shelf. There is a large selection of games to choose from. We also do not charge table or rental fees! No need to limit your fun to board games, bring some friends to play any of your miniature games, Trading Card Games etc. Space may…

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Advanced Copy Review : Oblivion Song by Robert Kirkman and Lorenzo Di Felici

Advanced Copy Review : Oblivion Song by Robert Kirkman and Lorenzo Di Felici

I had recommended this title in the January Previews Post on Kirkman’s name alone. I am a fan of The Walking Dead Comics, and I enjoy Robert Kirkman’s storytelling, so I wanted to give this a fair shot, so when an Advance Edition came with our comic order I thought I’d give it a read and share my early thoughts!  First and foremost it was odd to open the pages to colour! While muted, the…

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