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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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Magic 2015 Game Day in Willow Grove

Posted by Eric On July - 30 - 2014

Our Willow Grove location will be hosting a Magic 2015 Game Day event on Saturday, August 9th @ 12 noon.  This is a standard constructed event with a $6 entry fee.  Your entry fee will get you 1 copy of a promo extended art Reclamation Sage.  The top 8 players will also receive a copy of a foil extended art promo Chief Engineer.  The overall champion wins an exclusive “2015 Champion” play mat.  1 and 1/2 boosters of MTG 2015 per player will also be contributed to the prize pool.  The promos and play mat are pictured below.  Stop in and play!

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New This Week

Posted by BRiAN On July - 21 - 2014

Here’s a very handy visual list of everything that’s new this week!

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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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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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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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Peter Panzerfaust Ghost Variant!

Posted by BRiAN On October - 9 - 2013

The last issue of the third story arc of Image’s fan favorite re-imagining of the story of Peter Pan in a World War II setting hits shelves today and will now feature a Ghost Variant done by comic book legend Geoff Darrow!

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Sex Criminals Ghost Variant

Posted by BRiAN On September - 25 - 2013

The Ghost is at it again! The latest offering in exclusive variants hits shelves today and it’s for Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky’s SEX CRIMINALS #1!

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Magic 2014 Booster Box Deal

Posted by Eric On July - 16 - 2013

The Magic 2014 core set releases this Friday, July 19th.  We will have fat packs, booster packs, and theme decks for sale.  As a special value to our customers we will also be selling sealed booster boxes for the low price of $100 each.  As an added value, anyone who purchases a booster box will also receive a foil promotional Ratchet Bomb (pictured below).   Stop in at either shop on Friday and pick up yours!

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Fatale! Ghost Variant! Darwyn Cooke?!

Posted by BRiAN On June - 26 - 2013

The GHOST sure has been on a roll recently with some seriously cool Ghost Variants and this GV for Fatale #15 is seriously awesome!

Darwyn Cooke brings some serious class to this cover!

Darwyn Cooke brings some serious class to this cover!

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