This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (August 13-19)

This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (August 13-19)

Sunday August 13 Opening Gaming! We have open seats available! Bring your own games or grab one off our demo shelf! Monday August 14 Modern Monday Bring your modern decks and play a swiss tournament. Entry fees go towards prizes.       Tuesday August 15 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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New Releases August 9th!

New Releases August 9th!

Here are the new comics, trades and novelties out on August 9th! If you are interested in a title, contact us! We also offer a free comic subscription service COMICS ALIENS DEAD ORBIT #3 DOCTOR WHO 11TH YEAR THREE #7 CVR A MYERS FEW #3 GWAR ORGASMAGEDDON #1 (OF 4) CVR D PHOTO SUPERGIRL BEING SUPER #4 (OF 4) TMNT USAGI YOJIMBO CVR A SAKAI ACTION COMICS #985 ACTION COMICS #985 VAR ED ADVENTURE TIME #67 ADVENTURE…

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New Releases August 2nd!

New Releases August 2nd!

Here are the new comics, trades and novelties out on August 2nd! If you are interested in a title, contact us! We also offer a free comic subscription service COMICS ROBOTECH #1 CVR A LAU AB IRATO #4 (OF 6) ACTION COMICS #980 ADVENTURE TIME REGULAR SHOW #1 MAIN & MIX ADVENTURE TIME REGULAR SHOW #1 SUBSCRIPTION CORONA VAR ALL NEW GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #7 ALL NEW GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #7 HUANG MARVEL VS CAPCOM VAR AMORY…

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This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (July 30-August 5)

This Week at Heroes’ Beacon (July 30-August 5)

Sunday July 30 Opening Gaming! We have open seats available! Bring your own games or grab one off our demo shelf! Monday July 31 Modern Monday Bring your modern decks and play a swiss tournament. Entry fees go towards prizes.       Tuesday August 1 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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New Releases July 26th!

New Releases July 26th!

Here are the new comics, trades and novelties out on July 26th! If you are interested in a title, contact us! We also offer a free comic subscription service COMICS HARLEY QUINN #22 VAR ED INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #9 LUKE CAGE #1 STARGATE UNIVERSE BACK TO DESTINY #1 CHAR DSN CARACUZZO CVR 24 LEGACY RULES OF ENGAGEMENT #3 (OF 5) ACTION COMICS #984 ACTION COMICS #984 VAR ED ALL NEW SOULFIRE #5 CVR A CAFARO ALL NEW…

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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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Free Comic Book Day!

Free Comic Book Day!

May 7th is the 15th Free Comic Book Day!  The 1st Saturday in May is like Geek New Year for comic fans.  It gives you a chance to  pick up a selection of free comics as well as get in on great discounts, prize draws, cake, face painting and all sorts of fun! Check out the Free Comic Book Day website for a list of available comics. Great Discounts! Trades – 25% off Action Figures…

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Aquaman Volume 1: The Trench

Aquaman Volume 1: The Trench

While many comic fans have always laughed at the idea of Aquaman being anything more than a joke, Geoff Johns and Ivan Reis take this character in a new direction that proves he is no Joke. Between the beautiful art work by Reis and the humour and drama brought on by Johns, this is an easy book to recommend to comic fans, new and old. The story starts with Aquaman stopping by a restaurant for…

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Star Wars: Rebellion 1st play and review

Star Wars: Rebellion 1st play and review

I had a chance to check Star Wars: Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  I must say it is a massive board game!  The board is so large it comes in two pieces!  The box also contains 153 plastic miniatures (gorgeous!), 25 leaders (with stands), 10 custom dice, Over 170 cards, and 2 Faction Boards.   Players (2 – 4) take the sides of the Galactic Empire or the Rebellion during the original Trilogy.  To win…

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Between the Panels’ February book – Maus

Between the Panels’ February book – Maus

International Holocaust Remembrance Day is coming soon —  January 27th.  It is an international memorial day for the victims of the Holocaust, the genocide that resulted in the annihilation of 6 million Jews, 2 million Gypsies (Roma and Sinti), 15,000 homosexual people and millions of others by the Nazi regime and its collaborators. It’s by a mere coincidence that the Between the Panels book club chose to read Maus during this time, but reading the…

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