Countdown to Action Comics 1000 part 5

Countdown to Action Comics 1000 part 5

Check last week’s part 4 here: http://heroesbeacon.com/countdown-to-action-comics-1000-part-4/ Family has always been important to Superman and becomes more of a focus in my top 10 this week. Whether it is genetic family, adoptive family or protecting other families, many stories show love and hope when you keep your family close.   Friends of Superman #6 There is the family of Genetics and this week, we realize how important Kal-El’s father was to him. Jor-El was a leading…

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This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (March 5-11)

This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (March 5-11)

Here is what is happening at Heroes’ Beacon for the week of March 5th-11th OMG!! It’s March Break!! Open Gaming Everyday from Open until Close, a Great Way to Spend March Break Without Paying Table Fees!! 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…

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New Comics (week of Mar 7)

New Comics (week of Mar 7)

Comics ADVENTURE TIME #74 (C: 1-0-0) AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #797 KUDER YOUNG GUNS VAR LEG AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #797 LEG AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #797 MCGUINNESS VAR LEG AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #797 RAMOS CONNECTING VAR LEG ASPEN UNIVERSE DECIMATION #3 CVR A RENNA ASPEN UNIVERSE DECIMATION #4 CVR A ASSASSINISTAS #3 CVR A HERNANDEZ (MR) ASSASSINISTAS #3 CVR B KOCH (MR) ASSASSINS CREED ORIGINS #1 CVR A HANS ASSASSINS CREED ORIGINS #1 CVR B GAME ART ATOMIC ROBO SPECTRE OF…

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Countdown to Action Comics 1000 part 4

Countdown to Action Comics 1000 part 4

This week we acknowledge Kryptonite. Everyone knows that Kryptonite is Superman’s primary weakness. Through the years, there have been many uses for Kryptonite. It is not just the green which weakens Kryptonians, but several other colors which have a variety of effects. To learn more, check out this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OUEV9_IBuRE   Foes of Superman #7 Metallo is one of the reasons I mention Kryptonite in the start of this week’s article. John Corbin, first appearing…

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Pauper Comes to Heroes’ Beacon

Pauper Comes to Heroes’ Beacon

Have you heard about Magic: The Gathering’s newest sanctioned format? That’s right folks, Pauper, is finally getting recognized as a real format. Not only is it fun and budget friendly, it’s exciting, fast paced and competitive as well!   But what is Pauper, you might ask? Pauper is a 60 card Magic format made popular by MTGO, Magic’s online counterpart, and only allows cards that were printed at common rarity at some point in the…

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New Event!

New Event!

We are super excited to let everyone know that Heroes’ Beacon has teamed up with Create Over Cocktails to offer Paint Events! Our 1st event as a Create Over Cocktails venue is Saturday afternoon March 17th from 2-4pm. Tickets are available at Create Over Cocktails.com https://createovercocktails.com/creations/just-roll-with-it/ Ages 12 and up! Now, some of you may be thinking…”wait HB doesn’t serve booze!” That’s right, we don’t! There will not be Cocktails available. However, we offer coffee, tea,…

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What’s Happening This Week at Heroes’ Beacon February 26-March 4th

What’s Happening This Week at Heroes’ Beacon February 26-March 4th

Here is what is happening at Heroes’ Beacon for the week of February 26th-March 4th 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…

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Marvel to relaunch comics again… and why it isn’t that big of a deal.

Marvel to relaunch comics again… and why it isn’t that big of a deal.

As many of you have probably heard already Marvel is planning yet another relaunch in May 2018.  I often hear DC Comics get criticised for how often they relaunch (I’m using the term relaunch instead of reboot, as the issue numbers get changed but the continuity of the world has not changed) but it is actually Marvel that does it far more often.  Since 2011 DC has only relaunched 3 times.  New 52 (2011), DC…

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Countdown to Action Comics 1000 part 3

Countdown to Action Comics 1000 part 3

Before continuing to part 3 of my countdown to Action Comics, you can find Part 2 here: http://heroesbeacon.com/countdown-to-action-comics-1000-part-2/ What makes Superman an everyman hero, is not his powers and abilities. What builds his character is Clark Kent. One of the most important things that builds the character of Clark Kent is the Daily Planet. The friend’s Clark has here help show person behind the cape. While many of the characters on the Planet staff will…

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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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