News Letter Jan 23rd

 

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Greetings!  Snowmageddon will not stop comics…hopefully.  Right now, our shipment is on time, but we’ll let you know if anything changes.  What else?  Oh!  there was a music video filmed at the Source.  Local band, “My Cousin Dallas”, filmed the video to their song, “I’M COOL”, and we’ll have links to the video when it gets through final editing.  In the meantime, check out the band on Spotify and Youtube. Also, remember to check out “Overheard @ the Source Comics and Games” on our website and Youtube.  Thanks!
The Source Crew

NEW THIS WEEK AT THE SOURCE!
ABBOTT #1
Hugo Award-nominated novelist Saladin Ahmed (Black Bolt) and artist Sami Kivelä (Beautiful Canvas) present one woman’s search for the truth that destroyed her family. Hard-nosed, chain-smoking tabloid reporter Elena Abbott investigates a series of grisly crimes that the police have ignored. Crimes she knows to be the work of dark occult forces. Forces that took her husband from her. Forces she has sworn to destroy. 

NEW THIS WEEK!

DISSONANCE #1

In an alternate world where Earth is populated with powerful human-spirit hybrids called Fantasmen, Folke and Roisia Herviett, two siblings with opposing worldviews, are challenged to prove their worth and take up their parents’ positions in a devious group who secretly run the world. Meanwhile, Seraphim, a Fantasmen warrior guard, is sent to prevent a catastrophic event from affecting the Earth and its own universe.
From designer MELITA CURPHY, writer SINGGIH NUGROHO, and featuring the art of SAMI BASRI (Power Girl, WITCHBLADE), comes a fantasy drama set in a sci-fi world unlike any other.

NEW AT THE SOURCE!
GEARS OF WAR RISE OF RAAM #1
The most iconic villain of the Gears of War universe takes the spotlight! Years before he became the bane of humanity on Emergence Day, RAAM rose through the ranks to take leadership of the Locust Horde armies thanks to his intelligence, strength, and ruthlessness. Now, witness that swift and brutal ascent in… The Rise of RAAM!

NEW THIS WEEK AT THE SOURCE!
INHUMANS JUDGMENT DAY #1
THE INUMANS FACE THE WRATH OF THEIR CREATORS!
The Royal Family has spent months tracking down Primagen, the element that birthed Terrigen and could save the Inhuman race from its slow extinction. But to get it, they confronted the Progenitors – beings older than the Earth itself. They stole fire from the gods. And the gods are angry. The fate of planet Earth once again sits in Black Bolt and Medusa’s hands. The Progenitors are here to end their experiment once and for all – and our world with it. Who will be able to stand…on Judgment Day?
Rated T+

We are NO LONGER buying Bulk Cards.

Thanks to you folks, we have all that we need for now..

FRIDAY NIGHT MAGIC
Every Friday:
6:00 pm – Booster Draft – $15
     6:15 pm – Standard – $5
10:00 pm – Late Night Draft – $15  
or 
 Masters Chaos Draft – $30  
 
CASUAL MAGIC
Every Friday 6:00-9:00 pm – Free
Play casual games or get help learning to play
 
SATURDAY KIDS LEAGUE
January 27 – Mini Masters – 1:45 pm- $5 
February 3 – Draft – 1:45 pm – $15    
 February 10 – Mini Masters – 1:45 pm- $5
February 17 – Draft – 1:45 pm – $15
February 24 – Mini Masters – 1:45 pm- $5
 
TUESDAY NIGHT DRAFT
Every Tuesday 5:45 pm – $15
or 
Standard 6 pm – $5  
 
MODERN TOURNAMENTS
Thursdays at 6:00 pm – $7
Saturdays at 1:30 pm – $7
 
SATURDAY 5PM DRAFTS!
Saturdays in January
Masters Chaos Drafts – 5 pm – $30
(1 pack each of Eternal Masters, Modern Masters 2017 and Iconic Masters) 
STANDARD SHOWDOWN RIX  
Standard Format – $5    
Tuesdays – 6:00 pm – Jan. 30 – March 27  
 
Special boosters containing rares and foils will be awarded.
See our website for details.
 
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FOR THE MOST UP TO DATE INFORMATION, PLEASE VISIT:  sourcecomicsandgames.com/event-calendar 

NEW THIS WEEK!
LEGION #1 (OF 5)
(W) Peter Milligan (A) Wilfredo Torres (CA) Javier Rodriguez
Trauma Part 1
A mind-bending X-Men tale from the brains of Peter Milligan (X-Statix, Shade the Changing Man) and Wilfredo Torres (Moon Knight, Black Panther)! David Haller, the son of Professor Charles Xavier, has always had trouble containing the multiple personalities in his mind. And with each personality, comes a wild and dangerous mutant power. But now, a terrifying new personality is threatening to absorb these powers and take  over David’s mind and body.  In a desperate attempt to save himself, David seeks out the help of renowned young psychotherapist Hannah Jones to delve into his fractured mind and fight back this dark personality. But unknown to Legion….Dr Jones brings her own demons with her…
Rated T+

NEW THIS WEEK! 
MEGA MAN MASTERMIX #1
The Blue Bomber returns to comics through the classic stories of Japanese artist Hitoshi Ariga – available for the first time in color! In a world where humans and robots live and work together, six powerful robots have suddenly turned against their programming and set their sights on causing chaos and destruction! Only one heroic robot stands in their path – Mega Man, the greatest creation of Dr. Light!

NEW AT THE SOURCE!
METEOR SWARM #1
 While NASA warns of the potentially devastating consequences of a meteor storm closing in on the planet, it’s the horrors that hide inside the falling debris that present the real danger. An unstoppable horde of terrifying space hornets has descended upon Earth and they are going to eat their way through every living thing in their path. This is big screen drive-in grindhouse at its best! Devastating meteor impacts, diabolical alien hordes, and only one person with a chance to end the terror before Earth becomes a hive of swarming death! Meteor Swarm comes with three covers – Main and Parody by series artist Richard Bonk, and a special Infestation Retailer Incentive Cover!


NEW THIS WEEK AT THE SOURCE!
NORTHGUARD SEASON 2 #1
Northguard returns with a brand new first issue!  The fan favourite super-spy returns! Still reeling from the events in Captain Canuck, Phil Wise is struggling to adapt to civilian life. But when Philis marked for death by the deadly assassin Wolf, Northguard is thrust back into action!

NEW THIS WEEK AT SOURCE COMICS AND GAMES

RAVEN DAUGHTER OF DARKNESS #1 (OF 12)
In this all-new miniseries, Raven faces a new, otherworldly menace that is all too grounded in reality. Plus, Raven’s personal life is in an uproar as her mother and aunt struggle for the soul of a Titan! It’s up to Baron Winters of the Night Force to intercede on her behalf as she embarks on the adventure called “The Girls With the Anime Eyes”!
RATED T

NEW THIS WEEK AT THE SOURCE!! 
VINEGAR TEETH #1 (OF 4)
As a human being, Artie Buckle is a grade-A schmuck. But he’s a pretty damn fine cop. Good thing, because Brick City is under siege from its citizenry and only an unlikely partnership with a mysterious, tentacled, extra-dimensional being can put an end to the escalating crime problem. Thing is, there’s a danger far greater than cub scouts robbing banks . . . oh my! Across space and time lies a far greater threat, not only to Brick City but to the world! Holy crap! Can the two get past their differences and save the planet? Well, of course they can, but getting there is gonna be a helluva fun ride.

An epic genre mash-up: horror, humor, crime, and science fiction!

Shieldmaiden Sunday

We see women all of the time around here, but they don’t always see each other. And so, join us for Shieldmaiden Sundays. We’re open 12-6 on Sundays and during that time, if you’re a lady nerd seeking to hang out with other lady nerds to chat comics and cosplay, play casual magic or table top games, or start an RPG campaign, this is your day.

Other events in the game room will proceed as normal, under our every day, general game room guidelines. Our intent is to provide the common time and space for women who have asked about how to find other female members of the community. In the event of a special, large event that occupies the game room for the day it will be on the store calendar and anyone on our staff will be happy to help you reserve space on another night if you wish.

Tim
Welcome back to Tim’s corner. 
Welcome to Tim’s corner.  Wow, it’s been cold.  I am so glad that I can curl up inside, be warm, and have lots of comic books to read.  I hope that you can do that too.  For those that like to read back issues, I have added issues of the following titles to the drawers:  Savage Sword of Conan, Gargoyles, Pirates of Dark Waters, Savage She-Hulk, Secrets of Haunted House, Spectacular Spiderman, Thor, Buffy the Vampire Slayers, Conan the Barbarian, Creatures on the Loose, Crisis on Infinite Earths, and Daredevil.  Also, from our inventory, I have put out titles from Star Wars Legacy through Suicide Risk.

Tim

NEW THIS WEEK!
X-MEN BLUE ANNUAL #1
THE CROSSOVER BETWEEN VENOM AND X-MEN BLUE STARTS HERE!
Spinning out of the events of Venomverse, the Children of the Atom and the Lethal Protector team up to take down an extradimensional threat! This is it, folks, the team-up you’ve been asking for: X-MEN BLUE and VENOM must band together in the cold reaches of space to protect our universe from a threat more diabolical than you can imagine. But will EDDIE BROCK, his faithful SYMBIOTE, MARVEL GIRL, CYCLOPS, ICEMAN, BEAST and ANGEL be enough to save this universe? I really, really hope so.
Rated T+

D&D ENCOUNTERS!  EVERY WEDNESDAY AT 6 PM IN THE SOURCE GAME ROOM!
GAMEMASTER BURL ZORN (NOT XORN!) AND HIS GROUP OF DUNGEON MASTERS EMERITUS ARE RUNNING A ROOMFUL OF DUNGEONS AT THE SOURCE.  WE PACK AS MANY POTENTIAL ADVENTURERS ONTO AS MANY TABLES AS WE POSSIBLY CAN.  NEW PLAYERS ARE WELCOME!  JUST BRING YOURSELF, SOME DICE, A PENCIL, YOUR IMAGINATION AND GET READY FOR THE DAYS OF HIGH ADVENTURE!

 

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  THE POKEMON LEAGUE AT THE SOURCE

Every Saturday From 10AM to 1PM

One of our best and longest running game groups at the Source is our Pokemon League. It’s run and maintained by the mighty Raymond Steinke II. The Pokemon league welcomes all players, all skill levels and is reallly a ton of fun to participate in! So much so that many of the parents of our players have gotten involved. Honestly, if you’re thinking about you or someone you know trying out Pokemon, this is the place to do it! Everyone is welcome!
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MILITARY MINIATURE MONDAY NIGHTS – 6PM!
Hosted By Jim, Todd and our very own Bob!

You’re invited to participate to growing, regularly scheduled event, here at the Source Comics & Games. Every Monday night a group of dedicated military miniatures game players assemble for a night of comradery, revelry and table top miniature fun! Themes change week to week and they’re open to game suggestions as well. Bring your stuff if you have any, if you don’t, show up anyway and we’ll get you in the game. All players and skill levels are welcome! Here’s the general schedule for the next upcoming few weeks.For More Info: ToddWO@aol.com

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