DE – Manifest Destiny Signing

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Artist Matthew Roberts signs at The Comic Book Shop on Saturday, May 17th!

Press Release:

MANIFEST DESTINY re-imagines the journey of Lewis and Clark through an American west filled with monsters and mayhem. This seriously addicting book has sold out consistently since issue one, and we are honored to be hosting the amazing penciller of Manifest Destiny, MATTHEW ROBERTS, on May 17th at the shop!

Matthew will have prints for sale, and MANIFEST DESTINY volume one will be available at 25% off!

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The Comic Book Shop
1855 Marsh Road, Wilmington, DE 19810
(302) 477-1119

DE – Free Comic Book Day 2014

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The Comic Book Shop welcomes special guests inker Bob Petrecca (Blue Beetle), Dawn Griffin (Zorphbert and Fred), Alitha Martinez (WWE Superstars), Eric Grissom (Dead Horse), Erica Schultz (M3), Amy Chu (Girls Night Out), Claire & Page Connelly (ThINK Illustration), Louie Chin (Museum of Chinese in America), Phil Chan (Reading with Pictures) on Saturday May 3, 2014 for Free Comic Book Day!! Plus, meet the podcasters from PAPERKEG and COMICS TANGO!

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The Comic Book Shop
1855 Marsh Road, Wilmington, DE 19810
(302) 477-1119

DE – Conan: The Avenger Signing

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Writer Fred Van Lente (Archer & Armstrong, Magnus: Robot Fighter) appears at The Comic Book Shop on Wednesday April 23rd to sign the first issue of CONAN: THE AVENGER! With every purchase of Conan: The Avenger #1 you’ll get a chance to win a Grab Box of FVL’s latest and greatest hits!

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The Comic Book Shop
1855 Marsh Road, Wilmington, DE 19810

DE – Turok: Dinosaur Hunter Signing

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GREG PAK appears at THE COMIC BOOK SHOP on Thursday FEBRUARY 6TH! The writer of Planet Hulk, Batman/Superman, Action Comics, and now TUROK will be in store from 5-8PM signing, answering questions, and being a generally cool guy. We’re so excited about Greg’s visit and Turok’s release that we’re doing all kinds of cool stuff that day, including special sales (like 25% off graphic novels), dino-themed games, and costumes! DON’T MISS IT!

**Stay after the signing for amazing music from POP CULTURE & HIP HOP artists Adam WarRock & Tribe One!**

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The Comic Book Shop
1855 Marsh Road, Wilmington, DE 19810

Delaware Train Show and April Fools Toy Show (April 2014)

Convention Name
Delaware Train Show & April Fools Toy Show
Convention Website Address
http://www.toyshows.org
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
04/05/2014
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
04/06/2014
About This Convention
On Saturday, April 5th, 2014. The 7th Delaware Train Show will take place from 9:00am to 2:00pm at the Nur Shrine Center, Route. 13 / 198 South DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE. 19720. Admission is $4.00, children under the age of 12 are free, $10.00 Early Buyers 8:00am Admission.
It will feature over 150 tables of trains, accessories, slotcars, and some toys. Toyshows.org Delaware Train Show will have a diversity of trains in all Scales and makes, We have a variety of unique dealers coming from up and down the east coast, Train show is Saturday only.
On Sunday, April 6th, April Fools Toy Show the east coast largest toy show moves in. 175+ tables of new, collectible and antique toys. 10:00am to 4:00pm. Admission is $5.00, children under the age of 12 are free, $10.00 Early Buyers 9:00am Admission. Collectors you don’t want to miss this show, Great food, Free parking. Rain or shine events. The Nur Shrine Temple, is convenient to I-95, I-295 and US Route 40. 3 miles from the Del. Mem. Bridges. 20 minutes from philly. For map or information on attending or participating in this show. Please go to our new web site: www.toyshows.org or Call: 856-302-3606
Venue Name and Address
Nur Shrine Center
198 South DuPont Highway
New Castle, De 19720
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
200
Projected Attendance
700
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Collectibles
Additional Categories
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy

Delaware Train Show

Delaware Train Show and Octoberfest Toy Show (October 2013)

Convention Name
Delaware Train Show & Octoberfest Toy Show
Convention Website Address
http://www.toyshows.org
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
10/12/2013
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
10/13/2013
About This Convention
On Saturday, October, 12th, 2013. The 7th Delaware Train Show will take place from 9:00am to 2:00pm at the Nur Shrine Center, Route. 13 / 198 South DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE. 19720. Admission is $4.00, children under the age of 12 are free, $10.00 Early Buyers 8:00am Admission.
It will feature over 150 tables of trains, accessories, slotcars, and some toys. Toyshows.org Delaware Train Show will have a diversity of trains in all Scales and makes, We have a variety of unique dealers coming from up and down the east coast, Train show is Saturday only.
On Sunday, October 13th, Octoberfest Toy Show the east coast largest toy show moves in. 175+ tables of new, collectible and antique toys. 10:00am to 4:00pm. Admission is $5.00, children under the age of 12 are free, $10.00 Early Buyers 9:00am Admission. Collectors you don’t want to miss this show, Great food, Free parking. Rain or shine events. The Nur Shrine Temple, is convenient to I-95, I-295 and US Route 40. 3 miles from the Del. Mem. Bridges. 20 minutes from philly. For map or information on attending or participating in this show. Please go to our new web site: www.toyshows.org or Call: 856-302-3606
Venue Name and Address
Nur Shrine Center
198 South DuPont Highway
New Castle, DE 19720
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
200
Projected Attendance
700
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Collectibles
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Sports

Delaware Train Show and Octoberfest Toy Show

DE – Free Comic Book Day 2013

fcbd13Neil Vokes, Dan Parent, Thom Zahler, Jamar Nicholas, and many more sign at Captain Blue Hen Comics on Saturday May 4, 2013 for Free Comic Book Day!

Neil Vokes Winner of the “Iron Man” Award for appearing all day at all of our Free Comic Book Day celebrations

Neil King of Smarty Pants Comics

Buz and Ken of Living Corpse

Ben Harvey comics artist

Kevin Bolk and Sarah Martinez Interrobang webcomics

FUBAR: Jeff McComsey and others

Dan Parent Archie Comics

Scott Roberts Patty Cake and Spongebob Squarepants Comics

Zenescope Entertainment Ralph Tedesco, Joe Brusha, Anthony Spay

Jamar Nicholas Fist Stick Knife Gun

AJ Janavel web strip Must Be This Tall

Thom Zahler Love and Capes and My Little Pony Micro-Series #1: Twilight Sparkle

Appearances:

BATMOBILE from 1966 TV show

Members of the 501st Legion

Spidey

Bats

Captain Blue Hen Comics
280 E. Main Street, Newark, DE 19711
302-737-3434

Delaware Train Show and April Fools Toy Show (April 2013)

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Convention Name
Delaware Train Show & April Fools Toy Show
Convention Website Address
http://www.toyshows.org
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
04/06/2013
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
04/07/2013
About This Convention
On Saturday, April 6th, 2013. The 6th Delaware Train Show will take place from 9:00am to 2:00pm at the Nur Shrine Center, Route. 13 / 198 South DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE. 19720. Admission is $3.00, children under the age of 12 are free, $10.00 Early Buyers 8:00am Admission.
It will feature over 150 tables of trains, accessories, slotcars, and some toys. Toyshows.org Delaware Train Show will have a diversity of trains in all Scales and makes, We have a variety of unique dealers coming from up and down the east coast, Train show is Saturday only.
On Sunday, April 7th, April Fools Toy Show the east coast largest toy show moves in. 175+ tables of new, collectible and antique toys. 10:00am to 4:00pm. Admission is $5.00, children under the age of 12 are free, $10.00 Early Buyers 9:00am Admission. Collectors you don’t want to miss this show, Great food, Free parking. Rain or shine events. The Nur Shrine Temple, is convenient to I-95, I-295 and US Route 40. 3 miles from the Del. Mem. Bridges. 20 minutes from philly. For map or information on attending or participating in this show. Please go to our new web site: www.toyshows.org or Call: 856-302-3606
Venue Name and Address
Nur Shrine Center
198 South DuPont Highway
New Castle, De. 19720
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
200
Projected Attendance
759
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Collectibles
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy

Train April fools Flyer

DE – GI Joe Launch Party

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Fred Van Lente and Larry Hama kick off the new GI JOE Series on Saturday, February 16th at The Comic Book Shop with special guest Mark Bellomo! RSVP on Facebook!
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The Real American Heroes are beginning a new era with a new ongoing series from IDW Publishing and we couldn’t be more excited!

Writer FRED VAN LENTE (Comic Book History of Comics) will be at our shop to showcase his new direction for the team, whose secret identities have been exposed!

Joining him will be GI JOE LEGEND and writer of the original comic book series LARRY HAMA who is once again writing GI JOE: REAL AMERICAN HERO!

Toy and Pop Culture authority MARK BELLOMO has made special arrangements to attend so he can speak geek with us! He’s written THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO GI JOE: 1982-1994, ART OF TRANSFORMERS: FALL OF CYBERTRON, and TOTALLY TUBULAR 80′S TOYS.

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RALLY THE TROOPS FOR A DAY OF GI JOE!

**SALE on ALL GI JOE Comics and Action Figures!**

**GI Joe Costume Contest!**

**Raffles for GI Joe Comics and Toys!**

*****All proceeds from the raffles PLUS a portion of the day’s sales will be donated to soldiers in need! *****

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You may know FRED VAN LENTE’s work from Valiant’s relaunch of ARCHER & ARMSTRONG, last year’s ALPHA FLIGHT series, CHAOS WAR, HULK: SEASON ONE, INCREDIBLE HERCULES, several volumes of MARVEL ZOMBIES, and indie favorite ACTION PHILOSOPHERS!

Now he’s bringing our favorite elite fighting force into modern situations – and on US soil – including new characters which reflect updated tech and current environments that our real life soldiers face every day.

The flagship series will be drawn dark and moody by Van Lente’s long-time collaborator STEVE KURTH (Iron Man: Legacy.)

The Comic Book Shop
1855 Marsh Road, Wilmington, DE 19810

Delaware Train Show and Octoberfest Toy Show (October 2012)

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Convention Name
Delaware Train Show & Octoberfest Toy Show
Convention Website Address
http://www.toyshows.org
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
10/27/2012
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
10/28/2012
About This Convention
On Saturday, October, 27, 2012. The 5th Delaware Train Show will take place from 9:00am to 2:00pm at the Nur Shrine Center, Route. 13 / 198 South DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE. 19720. Admission is $4.00, children under the age of 12 are free, $10.00 Early Buyers 8:00am Admission.
It will feature over 150 tables of trains, accessories, slotcars, and some toys. Toyshows.org Delaware Train Show will have a diversity of trains in all Scales and makes, We have a variety of unique dealers coming from up and down the east coast, Train show is Saturday only.
On Sunday, October, 28, Octoberfest Toy Show the east coast largest toy show moves in. 175+ tables of new, collectible and antique toys. 10:00am to 4:00pm. Admission is $4.00, children under the age of 12 are free, $10.00 Early Buyers 9:00am Admission. Collectors you don’t want to miss this show, Food by Big Dan’s Deli, free parking. Rain or shine events. The Nur Shrine Temple, is convenient to I-95, I-295 and US Route 40. 3 miles from the Del. Mem. Bridges. 20 minutes from philly. For map or information on attending or participating in this show. Please go to our new web site: www.toyshows.org or Call: 856-302-3606
Venue Name and Address
Nur Shrine Center
198 South DuPont Highway
New Castle, De 19720
United States
Map It
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
150
Projected Attendance
700
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Collectibles
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Comic Books
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy

Train Octoberfest Flyer orange online 2012

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