Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Happy New Comics Wednesday - Dec. 10th Afterlife With Archie #7 (!!), Bitch Planet, Sex Criminals edition!!
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Happy New Comics Wednseday Dec. 3rd ' 14 - Moore's Crossed, SHAFT!, Cooke DC covers!, & Ken Lamug's Artist Spotlight Reception!
(Ken talking starting now): I'm having an Artist Spotlight reception at Alternate Reality Comics on December 3rd from 5-8pm! Come down look at some of my art pieces from over the years and grab a signed comic or art print right in time for the holidays. Talbot Toluca will be present and we'll have a great time! Our gracious host Ralph Mathieu will be present along with other art and comics fans. I hope you can make it. There will be complimentary snacks, soda, and wine on hand while you visit with the artist and lavish ego stokes up on him (this last sentence was written by Ralph, owner of Alternate Reality Comics).
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Happy New Comics Wednesday 11/26/14 - Romita JR. Superman, New Matt Fraction comic edition (and a note about our Black Friday SALES)!!
Black Friday Sales Alternate Reality Comics style:! 6am-7pm!!
FREE vegan Ronald's Donuts!!
We're not going to announce our specific sales until Thursday, but there is signs detailing the different sales already around the store, just let it be known that we're having LOTS of GREAT SALES that will go even better with FREE Ronald's Donuts!!
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Happy New Comics Wednesday 11/19/14 - Multiversity Watchmen, I mean Pax Americana (grin!), Saga 18 issue hardcover (!!) edition!
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Happy New Comics Wednesday - Halloween Comicfest / Fillbach Artist Spotlight Opening / Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival Launch Party!!
This will be one of our MOST FUN Artist Spotlight Opening Receptions to date!! Anyone who knows the artistry of the Matt and Shawn Fillbach already know what a great local treasure they are! The Fillbach Bros. definitely appreciate their fans & make sure everyone has a FUN time! Their Artist Spotlight Opening Reception will also be our launch party for the 7th Annual Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival happening Saturday, November 1st! Matt & Shawn Fillbach are presently doing some great comics for the NEW First Comics (which will also be available during their Opening Reception), some of said titles include: Captain Freebird, Lives, Tales of the S.S. Junky Star, and Frickin' Butt-Kickin' Zombie Ants! Some of you may be familiar with their Star Wars Clone Wars comics, Roadkill, & Maxwell Strangewell - they will have original art on display from these comics! Everyone who comes gets FREE comics from this years Halloween Comicfest selections (did I mention they're FREE!?!)! Bring your friends for GREAT art, GREAT artists, a guaranteed GREAT time (special time 2-8pm), FREE comics, & you probably want to bring a designated driver (grin)!
Monday, October 27, 2014
Mark your calendars NOW for February 2015, that's the release date for Scott MCloud's FANTASTIC The Sculptor!!
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Happy New Comics Wednesday! 10/8/14 - Sabrina #1, Wytches #1, Batgirl NEW DIRECTION, Miracleman #12, Batman New Story Arc, Thanos, Sex Criminals edition!
Monday, October 6, 2014
Bumperhead takes place largely in the 1970s and this graphic novel will especially resonate with readers who grew up during that decade (especially in regards to glam and progressive rock and the emergence of pink music), but this will speak to anyone who grew up feeling alienated amongst your peers, dealing with difficult home environments, and first crushes.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Happy New Comics Wednesday 10/1/14 - NEW Thor, New Bucky (with Marcos Rudy art!), NEW Jason Aaron series, Men of Wrath, 3rd Death of Wolverine, & A MUST SEE Artist Spotlight Opening Reception tonight!!
Wolverine in one issue closer to dying!!
Here's details about tonight's Artist Spotlight Opening Reception!:
Alternate Reality Comics is happy to announce that our October Artist Spotlight is FANTASTIC local artist, James Bousema! Opening Reception is Wednesday, Oct. 1st from 5-8pm! We hope a lot of you can make it and lavish ego strokes to James Bousema in person regarding how awesome his art is! complimentary snacks, beverages, and wine will also be part of the opening!
James Bousema, has been creating art all of his life. An artist with the heart of a geek, James has never been afraid to put his influences into his work whether they stem from Saturday morning cartoons, comic books, or ancient mythology. He graduated the University of Nevada Las Vegas as a Drawing and Painting major in the Spring of 2013 and currently works as a Graphic Designer / Illustrator and Freelance Artist.
Please spread the word and bring your friends and neighbors for great local art and a great time!
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Happy New Comics Day - 9/24/14; NEW A Voice in the Dark story starts, new Judd Winick, SAGA, Outcast!
Happy New Comics Wednesday 8/16/17 - Big Metal #1 release, Kirby 100th B-Day Celebration local artist opening tonight (with a HUGE Kirby cake), & Very Awesome Girls LV Book Drive / Bake Sale this Saturday edition!!
I hope everyone has stayed off of the interwebs and not had this first issue spoiled! After these three photos showing some of the comics...
Tomorrow, Saturday, November 5th, from 10-4pm, the fourth annual Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival will be happening and it won't be as ...
Happy New Coomics Wednesday 11/16/16 - James Robinson's Grand Passion #1 -FANTASTIC!!, Kill Or Be Killed, Thanos, Jessica Jones, Infamous Iron Man #2, Cave Carson, Batman, Superman edition!Grand Passion is a new crime fiction series by James Robinson & Tom Feister and if you loved his Airboy series from Image, you will l...
I'm thankful for many things, not just today, but every day. I'm thankful for Kate, my wife, my many friends outside of my store a...