Tag: Free Comic Book Day

 

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…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2013
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On May 4th, over two thousand comic book shops across North America and around the world will share the magic of comic books with their communities when they give out over 4.6 million comic books—free of charge—during Free Comic Book Day. Comic Book Specialty Retailers expect record breaking attendance and have been preparing…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2012
Here it is, at long last! Our Avengers show! We’ve seen it and we are dying to talk about it. However on the off chance that one of you haven’t seen the film yet in it’s 19 day stop to accumulation $1 BILLION at the worldwide box office, we break the show up into two…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2012
Jason and I got to hang out last week outside of the podcast when we took out lady friends to a Los Angeles Dodgers baseball game. As you have heard from previous episodes that we know less about sports than…. anyone. But we went and ate, drank and were merry. But really everything up to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2012
   

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2012
For the past two years Mattel has loaned out a set of their Comic Con exclusives for that year to the closest comic book shop  to their headquarters for Free Comic Book Day.   The Comic Bug in Manhattan Beach, Ca is the lucky recipient of this preview. This year they are displaying: – MOTUC Vykron…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2012
Click here to find a participating store near you and to see what titles will be available tomorrow.

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2012
WIZKIDS, NATIONAL ENTERTAINMENT COLLECTIBLES ASSOCIATION REVEAL 2012 FREE COMIC BOOK DAY FIGURE Hillside, N.J.—April 24, 2012—Wizkids and National Entertainment Collectibles Association (N.E.C.A.) today revealed the 2012 Free Comic Book Day figure to be distributed at no cost to collectors, enthusiasts and fans at comic shops nationally on Free Comic Book Day, Saturday, May 5th. The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2011
This week Mattel put their newly announced San Diego Comic Con 2011 exclusives on display at ‘The Comic Bug‘ comic book shop in Manhattan Beach, Ca.  That shop is my local comic book shop, so Wednesday when I stopped by to pick up my books I shot some video and took a bunch of pictures….

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2011
ToyGuru took to the interwebs once again to answer some fan questions about Comic Con, the recently announced exclusives and a MOTUC 30th Anniversary teaser.   This is what he posted today over on the MattyCollector.com message boards. With so much going on in term of announcements and movie toys I wanted to try and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2011
Can you believe it’s the 10 anniversary of Free Comic Book Day?     To find out more about Free Comic Book Day or to find a participating comic book shop near you click here!

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 30, 2010
Free Comic Book Day 2010 – Saturday, May 1: Be There! Making a list, checking it twice… gonna give FREE comics to all who are naughty and nice! FCBD 2010 is finally here! Go check out the official site to find the latest info and your closest participating shop! The official FCBD Shop Locator: Find…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2009
  What is Free Comic Book Day? Free Comic Book Day is a single day – the first Saturday in May – when participating comic book shops across North America and around the world give away comic books absolutely FREE* to anyone who comes into their stores. *Check with your local shop for their participation…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 9, 2008
The only place to see the World Premiere of the trailer for X-Men Origins: Wolverine is by going to theaters and seeing The Day The Earth Stood Still, starring Keanu Reeves and Jennifer Connelly, in theaters starting Friday, December 12th. (or wait a few hours for it to show up on the internet)   X-Men…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2008
  Don’t forget, today is free comic book day.   There’s a lot of great books to be had this year as well as an Iron Man HeroClix and a pair of Star Wars miniatures.   For a complete listing of what’s available, check out this list.   If you don’t know where your local comic…

 

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