So I Created A Web Comic – You Can Too!

So I Created A Web Comic – You Can Too!

Last year I came to the realization that I used to love to draw. I remember drawing Nintendo characters as a child. I remember growing up enamored with Disney cartoons, comics like Jeff Smith’s Bone and foreign animated films from Studio Gibli. That said, I hadn’t drawn in years. My skill level had deteriorated considerably. Still, I used to love to draw. I used to enjoy the creativity. I discovered some friends who had been…

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What’s on your pull this week? #ncbd

What’s on your pull this week? #ncbd

Here are the new comics, trades and novelties out on May 11th! If you are interested in a title, contact us! We also offer a free comic subscription service COMICS BETTY & VERONICA BY ADAM HUGHES #1 CVR V VAR JENN ST ONGE HULK #3 INVINCIBLE #134 INVINCIBLE #135 JEM THE MISFITS #1 BLANK SKETCH VAR RED SONJA #2 CVR D RUBI EXC SUBSCRIPTION VAR STAR TREK GREEN LANTERN VOL 2 #4 ALL NEW FATHOM #2 CVR…

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This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (May 7-13)

This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (May 7-13)

Sunday May 7 Opening Gaming! We have open seats available! Bring your own games or grab one off our demo shelf! Monday May 8 Modern Monday Bring your modern decks and play a swiss tournament. Entry fees go towards prizes.       Tuesday May 9 X-Wing Miniatures Casual Game Night Learning or an experienced player come out and play a round or two? New players welcome you don’t need to own the game to…

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Free Comic Book Day

Free Comic Book Day

It’s almost that time of year again!  Free Comic Book Day is this Saturday May 6th.  Now you might be asking yourself “What is Free Comic Book Day?”  if so, it is a single day that has taken place every year (typically the first Saturday in May) since 2002 that celebrates independent specialty comic shops all over North America.  Publishers and suppliers work together to provide a selection of comics at cost to retailers who…

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Last New Comic Book Day before Free Comic Book Day May 6th! #ncbd #fcbd

Last New Comic Book Day before Free Comic Book Day May 6th! #ncbd #fcbd

Here are the new comics, trades and novelties out on May 3rd! If you are interested in a title, contact us! We also offer a free comic subscription service COMICS CEREBUS IN HELL #0 CEREBUS IN HELL #1 DUNGEONS & DRAGONS FROST GIANTS FURY #2 RICK & MORTY LIL POOPY SUPERSTAR #3 (OF 5) SUPER SONS #3 SUPERGIRL #3 THE CREEPS #10 ADVENTURE TIME #64 ADVENTURE TIME #64 SUBSCRIPTION FLETCHER CVR ALL NEW GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #1…

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This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (April 30- May 6)

This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (April 30- May 6)

Sunday April 30 Pokemon Sun & Moon Guardians Rising Prerelease!     Monday May 1 Modern Monday Bring your modern decks and play a swiss tournament. Entry fees go towards prizes.       Tuesday May 2 X-Wing Miniatures Casual Game Night Learning or an experienced player come out and play a round or two? New players welcome you don’t need to own the game to learn to play.            …

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Why Superman?

Why Superman?

Why Superman? This question has been asked to me countless times since I have been part of the comic book community. Why is Superman your favourite character? There are so many other “cooler”, “more relatable”, “more interesting” characters to choose from. Why would you like “Captain every-power”? The short answer for me is inspiration. Superman is not about punching the world’s problems away or using his heat vision to burn away the bad guys. He…

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#ncbd… a little late apparently. Whoops!

#ncbd… a little late apparently. Whoops!

Here are the new comics, trades and novelties out on April 26th! If you are interested in a title, contact us! We also offer a free comic subscription service COMICS GREEN LANTERNS #15 24 LEGACY RULES OF ENGAGEMENT #1 (OF 5) 24 LEGACY RULES OF ENGAGEMENT #1 (OF 5) SUBSCRIPTION VAR ACTION COMICS #978 ACTION COMICS #978 VAR ED ALIENS DEAD ORBIT #1 ALIENS DEFIANCE #11 ANAD MARVEL READING CHRONOLOGY #1 ARCHANGEL #4 (OF 5) ARCHANGEL #4…

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This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (April 24-30)

This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (April 24-30)

Monday April 24 Modern Monday Bring your modern decks and play a swiss tournament. Entry fees go towards prizes.       Tuesday April 25 X-Wing Miniatures Casual Game Night Learning or an experienced player come out and play a round or two? New players welcome you don’t need to own the game to learn to play.             Wednesday April 26 D&D Encounters D&D Encounters runs every Wednesday following the…

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Geek New Year (AKA Free Comic Book Day)

Geek New Year (AKA Free Comic Book Day)

If you get our newsletter (and I would totally recommend that you do!), you’ve read me gushing over Free Comic Book Day already in the past (and I wouldn’t doubt there could be some follow ups once we’re past it). Don’t get me wrong, we have a ton of fun with you guys the day of, however, Free Comic Book Day is not free or easy to pull off. But we <3 you guys and…

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