Brave New Worlds

The Best Comic Shops in the Philadelphia Area!

Brave New Worlds started on a dare in Willow Grove Pennsylvania April\'s Fool\'s Day 1989. It was originally named the \"Comic Book Store\" until the shop moved to Jenkintown. Brave New Worlds has been serving the greater Philadelphia area\'s comic book and toy needs for over 20 Years. You can visit Brave New Worlds in one of 2 locations:

Willow Grove - 433 West Moreland Road Willow Grove, Pa. (215.657.8838) Hours - Sunday 11-6, Monday-Friday 11-9, Saturday 11-7

Philadelphia - 55 N. 2nd Street Philadelphia, Pa. (215.925.6525) Hours - Sunday 11-6, Monday-Saturday 11-8

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FCBD IS COMING! UPDATE!

Posted by BRiAN On April - 19 - 2014

Free Comic Book Day is coming!

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New This Week: 4.23.14

Posted by BRiAN On April - 19 - 2014

It’s been quite the crazy week! Let’s take this opportunity to look past all that Easter Candy a lot of you will be getting cavities from and into what comics will be on our shelves April 23, 2014!

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Amazing Spider-Man #1 Exclusive Variant!

Posted by BRiAN On April - 9 - 2014

When the all new Amazing Spider-Man #1 hits shelves on Wednesday April 30th you’ll be able to get a LIMITED BNW VARIANT COVER at Brave New Worlds!

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MTG: Journey Into Nyx Prerelease Events in W-G

Posted by Eric On April - 7 - 2014

Our Willow Grove location will be running 3 Prerelease events for the next Magic set, Journey Into Nyx.  Your $30 entry will get you one of 5 different prerelease packs and one of 5 corresponding foil promo cards .

Event times are as follows:

  • Friday, April 26th @ midnight (into Saturday)
  • Saturday, April 27th @ 11 AM
  • Sunday, April 27th @ 11 AM

For more information on the event format please visit the official website here.

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BNW has gone Swiss!

Posted by Eric On February - 18 - 2014

We are happy to announce that Tuesday night Magic booster drafts in our Willow Grove store are now being run Swiss style.  For those unfamiliar with the format this means that every player plays every round.  You the player get more value for your entry fee!   This differs from our previous single elimination format events, but fear not!  If you prefer single elimination events we still have those for our Thursday night “wacky pack events”.

As always, Magic booster drafts begin on both Tuesday and Thursday night @ 7:30 PM with $15 entry fees.  One booster pack per person is contributed towards the prize pool.

Prizes for the Tuesday Swiss event are split: 1 pack to 3rd place, 1 pack to 4th place, 2/3 of the remaining prize pool to 1st place, and 1/3 of the remaining prize pool to 2nd place.

Prizes for the Thursday single elimination event are bigger but only go to 1st place unless 1st and 2nd place agree to split prizes.

If you have any additional questions or concerns please contact our Willow Grove location.

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ApocalypZe Card Game Demo in W-G

Posted by Eric On February - 18 - 2014

Stop by our Willow Grove location on Wednesday, February 19th between 6 and 9 PM to demo a new zombie card game called ApocalypZe.  for more information on the game visit the official website here or check out the Board Game Geek review here.

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New Serenity Series Ghost Variant

Posted by BRiAN On January - 27 - 2014
Take my love, take my land
Take me where I cannot stand
I don’t care, I’m still free
You can’t take the sky from me.Take me out to the black
Tell them I ain’t comin’ back
Burn the land and boil the sea
You can’t take the sky from me.Leave the men where they lay
They’ll never see another day
Lost my soul, lost my dream
You can’t take the sky from me.I feel the black reaching out
I hear its song without a doubt
I still hear and I still see
That you can’t take the sky from me.Lost my love, lost my land
Lost the last place I could stand
There’s no place I can be
Since I’ve found SerenityAnd you can’t take the sky from me.

New 50% OFF NOW! Titles

Posted by BRiAN On January - 21 - 2014

Joining the ranks of our already awesome 50% OFF books are some crazy recent MARVEL NOW hardcovers! You’re going to want to take advantage of this!

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THERE’S A BLACK SCIENCE GHOST VARIANT

Posted by BRiAN On November - 27 - 2013

Thanksgiving comes early at both BNW locations as issue #1 of Rick Remender, Matteo Scalera, Dean White and Russ Wooton‘s new Image series, Black Science,  get’s a GHOST VARIANT by Rafael Albuquerque!

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Pretty Deadly Ghost Variant

Posted by BRiAN On October - 23 - 2013

The Super Comics Lady Team-up of Kelly Sue DeConnick & Emma Rios gets even more super with the addition of a Ghost Variant by comics most metal sweetheart: Becky Cloonan!

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