Saturday, April 30, 2016
Cosmic Geppetto (local podcast discussing Marvel Movies) will host a Marvel Movie Trivia game. We have our three team leaders but can use people to help our teams. Come out and help TEAM CAP, TEAM IRON MAN, or TEAM HYDRA to see which team wins the GRAND PRIZE gift card.
The trivia event will start at 3PM.
Friday, April 29, 2016
About SUICIDE SQUAD #1 FCBD SPECIAL EDITION
(Writer) Adam Glass, (Artist) Marco Rudy, (Cover Artist) Ryan Benjamin
Harley Quinn, Deadshot and King Shark lead a lethal team of death-row Super-Villains recruited by the government to take on missions so dangerous – they’re sheer suicide!
Don't miss this first issue of the hit series before the upcoming major motion picture, SUICIDE SQUAD.
What would a big event at the shop be without your friendly neighborhood Ghostbusters?
The Central PA Ghostbusters will be back this year beginning at 11AM.
Stop in and get photos with them and with their car - Ecto-1 (weather permitting).
The Central PA Ghostbusters will be accepting donations to Fight Autism.
We've added a few games to the list of games available to demo this Saturday, April 30.
Stop in early to demo Imperial Assault, Sentinels of the Multiverse and Evolution and Splendor.
In the afternoon try Quadropolis, Machi Koro, 7 Wonders and Boss Monster.
Sales, free game swag all day next Saturday.
INCLUDING A MAGIC GAME DAY EVENT.
Yes, we are also having a Magic Game Day event at 2pm on Saturday. So space will at a premium but come in and get your game on.
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Steve Rogers Returns for Free Comic Book Day
The biggest heroes, the biggest creators and the biggest stories in comics are coming to FREE COMIC BOOK DAY! And Marvel is bringing a second all-new title to comic shops this year!
Steve Rogers is returning to comics this May, and you can get your first taste on FREE COMIC BOOK DAY. Today, Marvel is pleased to unveil FCBD CAPTAIN AMERICA #1, featuring the reinvigorated Steve Rogers as Captain America! Nick Spencer and Jesus Saiz bring you one of Steve’s first adventures since his dramatic return in the pages of AVENGERS: STANDOFF and get you caught up just in time for the release of Captain America: Steve Rogers #1, coming to comic later that month!
But that’s not all! FCBD CAPTAIN AMERICA #1 will also feature a second all-new story and a special prelude to DEAD NO MORE, giving fans their first look at the blockbuster storyline coming later this year. If you got a chance to bring back someone who died, would you? And how will CLASSIFIED deal when ones they thought long dead once again walk the earth? Find out on FREE COMIC BOOK DAY!
This May, be there as Steve Rogers re-enters the fray and witness the startling secrets of DEAD NO MORE. No fan can afford to miss out on Marvel’s two all-new FREE COMIC BOOK DAY offerings this year – available May 7th at Comic Store West
Also meet Captain America and have your picture taken with him all day on FCBD.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Brian's note - Every year there is at least 1 FCBD offering that is so much more popular than the rest. This year it is without question CIVIL WAR II. Because of the timing of the new Marvel movie - Captain America Civil War and the popularity of the BIG COMIC EVENTS, this book will be the most sought after book on FCBD. We should have plenty but you never know. You have been warned.
As us how to become a FCBD VIP today and reserve the FCBD books you want, without any of our stamps on them.
What to expect in Civil War II:
The biggest heroes, the biggest creators and the biggest stories in comics are coming to FREE COMIC BOOK DAY this year!
Marvel is proud to officially peel back the curtain on just one of our can’t miss offerings for FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2016! The biggest story of the year comes to your local comic shop in FCBD CIVIL WAR II#1, and fans can get their very first taste of the ensuing war this May! Before hero stands against hero, Brian Michael Bendis and Jim Cheung bring you a snapshot of the conflict that will split the Marvel Universe in two!
But that’s not all! Beware the sting of the All-New Wasp! FCBD CIVIL WAR II #1 will also feature a special second story from All-New, All-Different Avengers writer Mark Waid and legendary artist Alan Davis. Be there as this mysterious new character makes their big debut! Are they friend or foe? How will their coming impact on the lives of the All-New, All-Different Avengers? The answers may surprise you, True Believer!
“Free Comic Book Day this year is the perfect chance to dive headlong into the Marvel Universe,” says Marvel SVP Sales & Marketing David Gabriel. “Not only will you get a lead in to the escalating conflict of Civil War II, but you’ll also be introduced to a big new character with the All-New Wasp. Oh, and did we mention this is just one of our Free Comic Book Day offerings? Make sure you support your local retailers and head to a comic shop that weekend to get your hands on these!”
This May, the powder keg of Civil War II ignites and the All-New Wasp rockets into the Marvel Universe. No fan can afford to miss out on FREE COMIC BOOK DAY – May 7th at COMIC STORE WEST.
FCBD CIVIL WAR II
Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS & MARK WAID
Art by JIM CHEUNG & ALAN DAVIS
Cover by JIM CHEUNG
Coming Free Comic Book Day!