Tag: Free Comic Book Day

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2016
 One of the best reasons to have gotten out yesterday and hit up your local  Free Comic Book Day was the new #0 issue of IDW’s ROM comic book.   ROM the Space Knight,  as you recall was a popular electronic action figure from Parker Brothers in 1979 that went on to start in his own…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2016
Free Comic Book Day is this Saturday – look for Unmasked Tony Stark & Steve Rogers Civil War Dorbz exclusive to this event!! Visit freecomicbookday.com/storelocator to find a store that is participating in this event. We recommend contacting your local store to find out if they will have the Dorbz in stock. Each store will have their own…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2016
CONtv Contributes to Free Comic Book Day with Special Promotion: Fans Get Two Free Months of VIP Service and a Free Collectible T-shirt When They Subscribe Streaming Service Targeted To Avid Comic Con Audience Also Expands Free Trial LOS ANGELES, CA, – In celebration of Free Comic Book Day, CONtv has expanded its free trial…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2016
DC Super Hero Girls is kicking off May with a huge (and delicious) bang — and it all starts today! Here is a summary of the latest news:  New Animated short debuts today – The DC Super Hero Girls website has just debuted an all-new animated short, Hero of the Month: Supergirl. In this week’s episode, Supergirl’s heroic good…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2016
Visit And Support Local Comics Retailers On May 7th To Receive Two FREE Samplers Featuring POKÉMON POCKET COMICS, ONE-PUNCH MAN And MY HERO ACADEMIA!    VIZ Media announces its continued support and sponsorship for FREE COMIC BOOK DAY with a pair of special FREE manga (graphic novel) samplers that will include excerpts from VIZ Media’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 23, 2016
(SANTA MONICA, CA & BALTIMORE, MD) — (March 23, 2016) — It’s the 15th anniversary of Free Comic Book Day and Comic-Con HQ (CCHQ,), the official pop culture network for all things Comic-Con has joined forces with Diamond Comic Distributors to celebrate. In addition to becoming the first title sponsor, CCHQ will launch free Beta…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 24, 2016
(BALTIMORE, MD) – (January 22, 2016)-  With slightly more than 100 days left until Free Comic Book Day 2016, it’s time for comic fans to start planning how they will be spending the first Saturday in May. Thankfully, actor Alan Tudyk has provided a video with information to get people excited about this 15th annual…

 

by Lawrence Vollano
December 10, 2015
This year’s Gold Sponsor comic book lineup features twelve top-notch titles for fans!   (BALTIMORE, MD) — (December 10, 2015) — The Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) Committee has selected the twelve Gold Sponsor comic book titles for the comic book industry’s most anticipated annual event, Free Comic Book Day. FCBD takes place every year…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 17, 2015
Actor and longtime comic book fan Mark Hamill is encouraging fans to celebrate Free Comic Book Day on May 2nd! Known for his role as Luke Skywalker from Star Wars, Mark has also been a part of the comic book culture as he played the voice of The Joker in various Batman animated TV shows,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 17, 2014
Fifty comics available during Free Comic Book Day; thirty-eight all new Silver comics announced   (BALTIMORE, MD) — The Silver Sponsors for Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) feature a whole new selection of thirty-eight books for the comic book industry’s most anticipated annual event, Free Comic Book Day taking place Saturday, May 2nd at participating…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 11, 2014
This year’s Gold Sponsor comic book lineup features twelve top-notch titles for fans!   (BALTIMORE, MD) — (December 11, 2014) — The Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) Committee has selected the twelve Gold Sponsor comic book titles for the comic book industry’s most anticipated annual event, Free Comic Book Day. FCBD takes place every year…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 3, 2014
(BALTIMORE, MD) — (December 3, 2014) —The biggest event in the comic book industry, Free Comic Book Day (FCBD), is taking place on Saturday May 2nd, at participating comic book specialty shops across the U.S., Canada, and worldwide! 2015 marks the fourteenth FCBD celebration and is expected to be bigger and better due to an…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 23, 2014
Get free comics at participating comic book shops on Saturday May 3rd, 2014.   (BALTIMORE, MD) — (April 23, 2014) —In 10 days, the most anticipated event in the comic book industry, Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) will be celebrated at participating comic book specialty shops across the U.S., Canada, and worldwide! 2014 marks the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 27, 2014
Jay Mewes, from the Jay and Silent Bob Strikes Back movie is here to tell you about Free Comic Book Day! Find out why Jay loves this day and how you can be apart of it and get FREE comics! [youtube]http://youtu.be/BfHL1CIToQ0[/youtube] This year, Free Comic Book Day is taking place on Saturday May 3rd at participating comic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2014
Stan Lee likes Free Comic Book Day and you should too! Check out what Stan has to say about Free Comic Book Day, which takes place on the first Saturday in May! You get comics for FREE just by going to a participating store! [youtube]http://youtu.be/AbdCVF7I3rc[/youtube] This year, Free Comic Book Day is taking place on…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2013
An estimated 1.2 million people attended Free Comic Book Day in 2013    (BALTIMORE, MD) — (May 28, 2013) — The first Saturday in May 2013 was a busy day for participating comic shops all over the world, as retailers gave away a record-breaking 4.6 million comics in almost 2,000 different locations during Free Comic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2013
For the past several years, after they make their inital Comic Con exclusive announcements they put them on display at The Comic Bug in Manhattan Beach, Ca for Free Comic Book Day.  Since that comic shop is a few blocks away from my house I was able to swing by and get some more detailed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2013
Free Iron Man HeroClix Figure with HeroClix Online Code WizKids/NECA have announced the 2013 Free Comic Book Day figure—Marvel’s Iron Man. Coinciding with the much-anticipated Marvel’s Iron Man 3, in theaters May 3rd, the physical Iron Man FCBD promo figure will hit shelves of local hobby shops May 4, and will be available while supplies…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2013
Hugh Jackman, star of The Wolverine, stars in a video message supporting Free Comic Book Day 2013. Make sure you visit your local comic shop on Saturday, May 4th, 2013 to participate in Free Comic Book Day. For more information about Free Comic Book Day: http://www.freecomicbookday.com For more information about The Wolverine: http://www.thewolverinemovie.com  

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 30, 2013
It only took 70 episodes, but I think we found our catch phrase! Now it’s time to fire up the merchandise machine! Mugs! T-shirts! Mouse Pads! Beanies! Shot Glasses! Custom License Plate Frames! Oh man, the sky is the limit! Once again we set out to cover the “week in geek” in about an hour…

 

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