Time for Free Comic Book Day!

Posted by Bob Alpi On April 20, 2012 ADD COMMENTS

Trivia Question: what is the significance of the first Saturday in May? Answer: Yes, that’s right. Free Comic Book Day is almost here! Of course this means you need to make plans to visit your local Things From Another World on Saturday, May 5th. The good folks at TFAW have put together a stunning collection  [ Read More ]

What could be better than an evening of high adventure with the near-mythic steampunk inventor Frank Reade, Jr? How about if such an event spanned three nights and involved some local steampunks, superheroes and pirates? This is what you will get when you attend the “Land, Sea and Air Tour” book launch event for Paul  [ Read More ]

TFAW Hosts Art Opening

Posted by Bob Alpi On June 23, 2011 ADD COMMENTS

On Friday, June 24th, Things From Another World’s Hollywood location will be hosting an art show and book preview with local artist Paul Guinan and writer Anina Bennett. The art show features a selection of prints and a display of rare toys and artifacts from the pair’s book, Boilerplate: History’s Mechanical Marvel. This book, a  [ Read More ]

In the last few months you have seen the crew of PDXYAR in many lights. You have seen us at the Space Room when Dangerous Kids and PDXYAR have presented “Pirates” (which means you saw us clueless as to the inclusion of Kraken Rum in the drink dubbed the “Captain Redgoat”). We have helped put  [ Read More ]

PDXYAR Invades Things From Another World

Posted by Bob Alpi On May 4, 2011 ADD COMMENTS

Spring is upon us once again and with it comes a most cherished tradition. No, we aren’t talking about the swallows returning to Capistrano, this is far more important than that. You see, it is almost the first Saturday in May. Yes, that’s right. Free Comic Book Day is almost here! Of course this means  [ Read More ]

Avast, me buckos!  This weekend our ship be pointed north as we sail up to Seattle for the Seafair Pirate Landing!