Fantom’s Geek Holiday Contest

Fantom's Geek Holiday Contest We're looking for creative folks to give us the next Back to the Future Day   Every hear of this holiday? What about this one? We're pretty sure you have. And if you're anything like us you've heard about some random holiday and thought I could do better than that!! Well, here's your chance. Fantom is putting on a contest for the best Geek themed holidays. Here's what you'll win: The 2 winning holidays are guaranteed at least 2 years

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Upcoming Week at Fantom – March 22nd Edition

Magic: The Gathering Bazaar And we've got a very special Black Panther Book Club on Thursday   Welcome to this week's dashboard post, intended to keep you updated on all that's happening at ol' Fantom.   THIS WEEK'S EVENTS   Wednesday, March 22 - Pop Culture Uncovered podcast: Iron Fist discussion - At this month's PCU live podcast we'll be talking about Netflix's Iron Fist series, which drops March 17! Thursday, March 23 - Black Panther Book Club: Issue #12

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Upcoming Week at Fantom – March 15th Edition

Geek Trivia Night this Saturday And we've got a Comic Writer's Workshop on Saturday, too   Welcome to this week's dashboard post, intended to keep you updated on all that's happening at ol' Fantom.   THIS WEEK'S EVENTS Friday, March 17 - Friday Night Magic - Booster draft and casual play! Everyone's invited! Saturday, March 18 - Comic Writer's Workshop - BECAUSE YOU DEMANDED IT. We'll finally be doing a comics workshop focusing on the writing aspect of comics--so all

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Upcoming Week at Fantom – March 8th Edition

We've got a Black Excellence Book Club on Wednesday And an Indie Book Club on Sunday   Welcome to this week's dashboard post, intended to keep you updated on all that's happening at ol' Fantom.   THIS WEEK'S EVENTS Thursday, March 9 - Black Excellence Book Club: Genius - What if the greatest military mind of our generation was born to a people who are already supremely conditioned to wage war, who know nothing but violence from birth and must continually adapt to new

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Upcoming Week at Fantom – March 1st Edition

We'll be Skyping with Creator Gael Bertrand And America #1 drops on Wednesday   Welcome to this week's dashboard post, intended to keep you updated on all that's happening at ol' Fantom. And subscribers, don't forget that THE FEBRUARY INITIAL ORDER IS DUE BY 11:59PM THIS WEDNESDAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!   THIS WEEK'S EVENTS Friday, March 3 - Friday Night Magic - Booster draft and casual play! Everyone's invited! Sunday, March 5 - Indie Book Club: A Land Called

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Upcoming week at Fantom – February 22 edition

Trivia night! Plus Black Excellence and queer book clubs   Welcome to this week's dashboard post, intended to keep you updated on all that's happening at ol' Fantom. THIS WEEK'S EVENTS Wednesday, February 22 - Pop Culture Uncovered live podcast - Join the PCU gang as they cover the latest in comics and geek culture in general, in a live podcast setting! Thursday, February 23 - Black Excellence book club: Octavia Butler's Kindred - Octavia Butler, one of the greatest science

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Upcoming Week at Fantom – February 15th Edition

Happy Valentine's Day! We've got our Black History in Its Own Words signing with Ron Wimberlynd on Wed   Welcome to this week's dashboard post, intended to keep you updated on all that's happening at ol' Fantom.   THIS WEEK'S EVENTS Wednesday, February 15 - Black History in Its Own Words signing with Ron Wimberly - D.C. native artist Ron Wimberly (who you might know from that sweet Prince of Cats signing we did a few months back) is finally getting a hardcover edition

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2016 In Review – A Comic Book Shop Talks Comic Book Sales Trends

2016 in Review Comic Book Sales Trends for Fantom Comics   We're very excited to present our 3rd Year in Review! (here's our 2014 Year in Review and our 2015 Year in Review). 2016 represented the 2nd full year in our Dupont Circle location, so the year-on-year comparisons are more informative than the ones we did last year (when we were comparing against a year which was split between two different storefronts). We also want to disclose that we recycled - and often straight up plagiarized

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Upcoming Week at Fantom – February 8th Edition

Our 2016 Year In Review Report Drops on Wed And so does the new Wicked & Divine   Welcome to this week's dashboard post, intended to keep you updated on all that's happening at ol' Fantom.   THIS WEEK'S EVENTS Wednesday, February 8 - 2016 in Review - A Comic Book Shop Talks Numbers - We'll be releasing our 3rd Annual Year in Review on Monday, February 8th. What was our best selling comic? Graphic novel? Genre? Find answers to these questions and plenty more! Thursday,

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Upcoming Week at Fantom – February 1st Edition

Ladies' Night: Galentine's Edition on Saturday And on Sunday we're skyping in with Brandon Graham to talk Prophet Vol 5   Welcome to this week's dashboard post, intended to keep you updated on all that's happening at ol' Fantom.   THIS WEEK'S EVENTS Thursday, February 2 - #FantomFlix Live Tweet Show - Turn on your Netflix and open your Twitter and start watching with us at EXACTLY 8pm on Wednesday. Follow the Twitter feed as we break down the first episode of a favorite,

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