Archives for April 2015
Brainstorm Question of the Day: LIKE the post once you know the answer. Start sharing your answers at 6 pm. Being throw back Thursday, let’s go way back to 1971 with the Green Lantern/Green Arrow story Snowbirds Don’t Fly (issues 85 and 86 of GL). In this controversial story, the titular characters are shocked to discover someone close to them is addicted to heroin. Who was this person?
How quickly can you connect Stan Lee with the person we choose each week. This week’s entry is as follows:
Stan Lee and James Avery. Can a connection be made in 6 moves or less? Let us know in the comment section!
Because you guys demanded it, we’re doing more, more, MORE events in May. Here are the events you can look forward to:
Brainstorm Comics and Gaming has OFFICIAL FRIDAY NIGHT MAGIC! We will have booster drafts with three boosters packs at $3.77 each for a total of $12! There is a pack and a half prize support for each person that participates, so bring a friend and increase the prize pool. We give prizes to the top 50% of those who play.
In addition to the booster draft, we are doing Commander for those who like to play a little more casually. Meet some new players and have lots of fun. Games start at 6:30.
Comic fans, it’s your favorite day of the year–FREE COMIC BOOK DAY! Brainstorm is having a sale for everyone! But wait, there’s more!
We will have special appearances by Joker, Harley Quinn, the Riddler, Spider-Man and Catwoman! Joker, Harley and Riddler will be wandering downtown from Frederick from 10 am until late into the day. Spider-Man and Catwoman will show at 3 pm and be available for pictures throughout the remainder of the day. Don’t miss out on this special treat.
The sale is as follows:
25% OFF TRADE PAPERBACKS/GRAPHIC NOVELS!
10% OFF BOARD GAMES AND MAGIC SINGLES!
MAGIC BOOSTER PACKS AT $3.50
GAMES WORKSHOP/WARHAMMER AT AN ADDITIONAL 10% OFF OUR ALREADY LOW PRICES
We will open at 10 am and stay until the last comic fan is satisfied!
LEGACY MAGIC TOURNAMENT
Come in and experience the fun of Legacy Magic! It is $10 to enter with 100% prize support. The prize pool is in the form of store credit. You are permitted to have a total of 15 proxies. We want to see what outrageous and fun decks you guys and gals can make! Games start at 1 pm.
Keep up-to-date on Facebook and here on the blog for our prize support.
SMASH-UP BOARD GAME NIGHT
Starts at 6:30 and led by the master of ceremonies Tyler Crone! He’s looking forward to introducing new players to the beauty of the game and just enjoying the fun of others. Never heard of it? Don’t let that stop you! It’s free to play as always. All we require is you and fun.