Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Happy New Comics Wednesday 8/26/15 - Fight Club #4, Deadpool Secret Secret Wars, Lando, new Ant-Man edition!

 Also, last issue of Matt Kindt's Mind Mgmt, Paul Jenkins & Jae Lee's excellent Inhumans trade is back in print, East of West, Shield, Civil War, Marvel Zombies, Superman, Spider-Woman, E is for Extinction, and the eve popular... more!

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Happy New Comics Wednesday 8/19/15 - Silk, House of M, Archie, Star Wars edition!! Blood Drive & raffles Thursday from 4-8pm!

 Thanks to everyone who has already scheduled their time for the United Blood Services mobile unit that will be at Alternate Reality comics on Thursday! There's still other time slots that could be filled and they will take walk ups! Please see details below of how you can alternately help our great community if you're unable to donate blood.
 Yay, comics!
 New Star Wars story arc starts here, great jumping on point!
In conjunction with local community business partners, Grouchy John's Coffee and Koury's Fine Wine & Spirits, Alternate Reality Comics, Las Vegas! is having the United Blood mobile unit at our store this Thursday, August 20th from 4-8pm! Donating blood is really easy & helps a lot of people in our community. United Blood Services will give everyone who donates blood a 2 for 1 Adventuredome day pass & a Papa Murphy's pizza voucher! All three of us (Alternate Reality Comics, Grouchy John's, & Khoury's) will have raffle items you can win, with tickets costing only one dollar (& all of the money from the raffle tickets will be donated to Child Haven) & you can buy tickets at any time leading up to our hourly raffles (you don't have to be present to win). You could also drop off needed items for Child Haven & the Clark County School District at any of the three above mentioned locations. The Grouchy John truck will be at Alternate on Thursday too & everyone who donates blood will get a free beverage! Here's the link to schedule your blood donation at Alternate (they will take walk ups, but they prefer scheduling & if you can't make it on Thursday, Grouchy's will host the United Bloodmobile on Friday afternoon & Khoury's on Saturday afternoon): https://www.bloodhero.com/index.cfm?group=op&step=2&opid=656633

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Happy New Comics Wednesday 8/12/15 - Secret Wars, Batman, Walking Dead, DC Bombshells edition! Artist Spotlight tonight & Russell Lissau signing on Saturday!

 Sarah Freeman's Artist Spotlight Opening Reception is tonight from 4-7pm! Check out our info below the photos for our Saturday afternoon indy creator signing!

Russell Lissau, co-creator of the acclaimed murder-mystery series OLD WOUNDS, will be in Las Vegas on Saturday, August 15 for an appearance at Alternate Reality Comics, Las Vegas!

Come on down to Alternate Reality Comics at 3 p.m. to meet Russell, get copies of all four issues of OLD WOUNDS signed, and learn more about Russell's other projects. We'll also have copies of THE BEST OF OMEGA COMICS PRESENTS Vol. 1, which features a number of his stories, including the first appearance of detectives Hess and King from OLD WOUNDS.

Refreshments and beverages will be served, and we'll have other surprises planned as well.

Before heading to Alternate Reality for the signing, come learn about the craft of comic book making from the inside at the Clark County Library (1401 E. Flamingo Road) with two workshops led by Russell starting at 11 a.m. Get all the details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/460970907414125/

Learn more about OLD WOUNDS here: http://www.popgoestheicon.com/product-tag/old-wounds-2/

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Happy New Comics Wednesday 8/5/15 - We Stand On Guard, Spirit, Airboy, lots of Secret War titles edition!!

 How good was We Stand On Guard #2 and Spirit #1!? Pretty damn good, right!? Airboy, can't believe there's only one issue left of this crazy mini series!

Please ask me how easy it is to make an appointment to donate blood on Thursday, August 20th from 4-8pm as the United Blood Services mobile unit will be here on that day!