Well after a few months of some computer problems and my personal anxieties, I return with a quick post. Missed a few cons this already, but will try more now.
This year’s Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) is this Saturday May 5th. A day where the comic book industry sends out a selection of comics for fans new and old a like to try out. In an attempt to get people to check out their local comic shops.
This year has a selection of 50 comics from such titles as Avengers and Spider-Man from Marvel, DC Super Hero Girls, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Overwatch, Disney Princesses, Doctor Who, Invader Zim, Pokémon, Riverdale, Transformers, 2000 AD, Bob’s Burgers, Simpsons, Adventure Time, Tank Girl, Ghost in the Shell, James Bond, Legend of Korra, Miraculous Adventures, Nightmare Before Christmas, Shadowman, SpongeBob, Star Wars, Strangers in Paradise, Tick, Street Fighter. Plus other comics of steampunk, sci-fi, horror, kids, action, comedy, manga, fantasy, and more.
There will also be special merchandise available include Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger poster, Star Wars circle button, temporary tattoos with artwork from Mike Allred’s Madman, and “I Got a Free Comic Today” sticker in addition to the comics.
Check the website for what local shops are taking part in this year’s festivities. Then check the shops site to see what special activities or sales they will be having. Plus what their rules on how many comics you can get is. So get out there and pick up some comics, both free and bought.