Indiegogo Perks

Indiegogo Perks

Just want to give a quick update on the Indiegogo Perks. T-shirt design is with the printers and awaiting final approval. Dice design is with Chessex, they are making some minor changes to our text to ensure it is readable. We should have a sample next week. Tote bags are being ordered today! If all moves smoothly the physical perks should be in our hands by the end of August! We are still looking into…

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Ever Wonder Why We Missed Your Title?

Ever Wonder Why We Missed Your Title?

Ever come into the shop to pick up your pull list only to find a title that is on your list is missing?  Sadly it happens.  Steve and I are quick to check the shelf or do a back order to make sure you don’t miss out but the mistake has already been made.  I’d like to walk you through an average comic order so you can see behind the scenes of our system and…

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Fun filled weekend and more ahead!

Fun filled weekend and more ahead!

Our Indiegogo campaign continues go well as many of you have heard from our Facebook, so I wanted to talk a little about some of the events and changes to the store that will happen after we take over. You already know about the chairs, tables, and renovations but there are far cooler things we want to offer.  For example, this weekend we hosted our first Magic the Gathering pre-release.  Over Saturday and Sunday (with the…

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Indiegogo!

Indiegogo!

Tomorrow we will launch our Indiegogo campaign. If you have not already seen the teasers for the various perks, head on over to facebook.com/heroesbeacon, to check them out. I’ve had a few people ask me why we are doing an Indiegogo campaign and what the money we raise will be for. The information on the campaign site when it launches will tell you much of it but I thought I’d answer some questions now. Why…

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The Journey begins

The Journey begins

Well as many of you will have noticed on Facebook and Twitter we are starting to get Heroes’ Beacon off the ground.  Now if you are still wondering “What is Heroes’ Beacon?”  Let me elaborate.  Steve Henderson and I (Chris Duffield) have worked at Read’s / Mad City Comics for a lot of years (25+ between the two of us).  We’ve always loved the gaming and comic side of the store but it has never…

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