Here are some of the local events coming up that we think you should check out!

 

 

Vancouver Retro Gaming Expo- April 18 2015

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“The 4th Annual Vancouver Retro Gaming Expo will return in 2015 on April 18th, at The Columbia in New Westminster BC.

We’re bringing you vendors, artists, retro gaming, Video Game Trivia from West Coast Geeks Versus Nerds, and performances from missingNo, and newcomers The Runaway Four, and Opus Arise”.

For more information about the event, please visit their Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/events/454287844690332/

 

 

The Proving Grounds- Smash & Stab Tournament- April 25 2015

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Do you like video games? Do you want to determine who among your friends is the ultimate weapon wielder?!

 

“Prove yourself the ultimate boss onscreen and off in our second ever Smash & Stab tournament!

Battle your opponent in Smash Bros. Wii U, then pick up a (foam-padded) weapon and duel in real life.

Dominate the controller and the blade in a double elimination ladder tournament to come out as the ultimate victor and claim fabulous prizes.”

For more information about the event, please visit their Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/MeleeCombatGames?fref=ts

 

 

Metropolis Comics and Toys- Free Comic Book Day- May 2 2015

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(photo from Fan Expo 2015 by Rale Photography)

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On Saturday May 2nd, come to Metropolis Comics and Toys to pick up some free comics!

The shop is located at 4735 Kingsway (right across from Metrotown mall)

There will be a costume contest, a raffle, and a big sale on everything in the store.

**While you’re there, don’t forget to visit the B-Bombshell Salon table to say hi (or book an appointment!)**

For more information about the shop, please visit their Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Metropolis-Comics-and-Toys/199820240410?fref=ts

Be sure to get there early as this is a very popular event!

 

 

North West Fan Fest- May 29-31 2015

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With their new location at the Anvil Centre in New Westminster, it’s only minutes away from the New Westminster skytrain station.

This event features celebrity guests, console and tabletop gaming, panels and workshops, musical guests and lots more!

For more information about the event, please visit their Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/NWFanFest

 

Vancouver Comic Show- June 7 2015

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This Comic Show includes vendors that sell everything from comics, toys and games, to local artists selling prints!

General admission is $5.00 and kids under 13 are FREE

The next show is on Sunday June 7th at the Croatian Cultural Center from 11:00AM- 5:00PM

https://www.facebook.com/vancouvercomicshow

 

 

Hope to see you guys there!