Collecting Comics

Collecting Comics

Often at Heroes’ Beacon, we are approached by folks looking to sell their old comics. Sometimes this is very exciting for us to dig through looking for treasure. There are many surprises to be found, both positive and negative. Sometimes you think you have a book worth $100, but the creases in the cover or clipped coupons bring that value way down. It can be a little sad, but heavy collectors want the most pristine…

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New releases are here!

New releases are here!

Here are the new comics, trades and novelties out on June 22nd! If you are interested in a title, contact us! We also offer a free comic subscription service COMICS HELLBLAZER #7 ALIENS DEAD ORBIT #2 BATMAN TMNT ADVENTURES #6 (OF 6) SECRET EMPIRE #1 (OF 10) SORRENTINO HYDRA HEROES VAR X-MEN BLUE #1 2ND PTG ART ADAMS VAR ALIENS DEFIANCE #12 ALL NEW GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #4 ALL NEW SOULFIRE #4 CVR A CAFARO ALL STAR…

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This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (June 18- 24)

This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (June 18- 24)

Sunday June 18 Opening Gaming! We have open seats available! Bring your own games or grab one off our demo shelf! Monday June 19 Modern Monday Bring your modern decks and play a swiss tournament. Entry fees go towards prizes.       Tuesday June 20 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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Scythe: A first play review

Scythe: A first play review

I had a chance to play Scythe this weekend with some friends.  It is probably one of the most sought after games right now and after a single play through I see why. Scythe is set in an alternate history of the 1920s during a time of unrest in Europa.  This worker placement / area control game has beautiful art on both the game board and the various cards, great miniatures, and a TON of…

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Clank! A Deck-Building Adventure

Clank! A Deck-Building Adventure

Clank! A Deck-Building Adventure By Steve Henderson Clank! This is the sound of an adventurer tromping through a dragon’s dungeon, trying to collect his artifacts. The citizens of Dragon Keep are holding a competition, where they have invited you and your friends, the best burglars in the land to delve below into the depths to find the artifacts that the Dragon has been hoarding. But you had better be careful, because you might make noise…

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Boss Monster Review!

Boss Monster Review!

Boss Monster Brotherwise Games 2-4 Players 15-30 Minutes $24.99 Highly Recommended I recently picked up a copy of Boss Monster — a Kickstarter funded dungeon-building card game by Brotherwise games. In Boss Monster, you play as the boss at the end of a side-scrolling video game dungeon.  You need to expand your lair to attract and slay heroes, expanding and advancing you rdungeon one room at a time.  Lure in weak heroes to destroy them…

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