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Free Comic Book Day 2014 – The Silver Books – Rocket Raccoon, Uber, Teen Titans Go, Bleeding Cool, Armor Hunters, Archaia Hardcover, Buck Rogers, CBLDF And More (UPDATE)

Last week, we saw the Golden books. Now we get the Silver books, comics that will be free from participating comic stores on Free Comic Book Day, Unlike the Gold books, these will be specifically chosen by individual stores to …

Free Comic Book Day 2014 GOLD – Transformers Vs GI Joe To Marc Silvestri’s Magi To Future’s End (UPDATE)

Free Comic Book Day is on 3rd May, 2014. Lots of comics, available free from your local comic book store, a mix of reprints and new material, all with the intention of grabbing new eyes to the medium, and teasing …

The Guardians Of The Galaxy Headlines Marvel’s Free Comic Book Day Offering

Well there is a film on the way. We know DC Comics’ Free Comic Book Day offering in May will be the start of Five Years Later. But, Marvel Comics has told Newsarama that they are leading with Guardians Of …

Justice League #23 Vs FCBD 2012 (SPOILERS)

Is it really a spoiler to run the image that plays out in Justice League #23? Considering it is basically the same?

The Magi, A New Comic By Marc Silvestri To Launch On Free Comic Book Day 2014

At the Top Cow panel, Marc Silvestri announced The Magi, a new comic to launch on Free Comic Book Day next year, a search for a supernatural solution to save the world. No art, or even any more details yet…

Free Hallowe’en Comics For 2013 At Your Local Comic Shop, From Ponies To The Vamplets To The Walking Dad

This year’s Hallowe’en Comic Fest from Diamond Comic Distrubutors includes a stack of free comic books for the weekend before Hallowe’en in comic stores, with full size and mini comics. Some reprints, some new titles, there’s a batch of giveaways… …

Free Comics Publicity Day – FCBD Generated $2.2 Million Worth

Diamond Comic Distributors have measured that Free Comic Book Day 2013 generated over $2,200,000 of free publicity, via news and feature coverage across media. That included USA Today, CNN, Fox News, NPR, Wired, AP… and of course Bleeding Cool. Diamond …

Collectors Cornered – When It Was Free Comic Book Day

Collectors Cornered is an occasional video column, filmed inside Collectors Corner in Baltimore. Join us every week as we discuss comic book news from a different point of view and get instant feedback from real customers on New Comics Day, …

How Free Comic Book Day Will Change In 2014

Yay! Free Comic Book Day! What a blast that was. Though there have been concerns. The guidelines for a comic book being published for Free Comic Book Day are rather strict, in terms of form and content. This year, the …

Five Titles With Damn Fine Art From FCBD

Hannah Means-Shannon writes; Free Comic Book Day this year brought a bumper number of surprises out of the woodwork; there were more new series represented, and many of the cult and rising artists of our day were included in the …

A Comic Show – Essentially DC

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Florida writes; Hey Fandom! I’m still not recovered from Free Comic Book Day! I lost my voice and got a little sick…but new comics come every week, so here goes! This week actually …

Free Comics If You Missed Free Comic Book Day – Damsels, Grimm, Killjoys, Star Wars, Aspen, Aphrodite XI, Steam Engines Of Oz, Molly Danger And More

Did you miss Free Comic Book Day, or were certain titles unavailable? Well, thanks to Dynamite, Dark Horse and ComiXology, here are a batch of them. Get stuck in to the free! Mass Effect/Killjoys/R.I.P.D. Star Wars/Captain Midnight/Avatar: The Last Airbender …

Lying In The Gutters – 6th May 2013 – Free Comic Book Delight

Photo by Vandamage So Free Comic Book Day happened. Lots of people got free comic books. Some of them wee rather good as well. Some people who had never been in a comic shop before queued up to get a …

Three Hours Of Free Comic Book Day In One Minute Flat

Courtesy of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida.

When Free Comic Book Day Attracted The Wrong Element…

On Free Comic Book Day, Golden Apple Comics in Los Angeles had a number of special visitors, Geoff Johns, Christos Gage, co-creator of the Ugly Dolls David Horvath, Max Bemis, Scott Shaw and more. And a hit-and-run suspect, jumping from …

What A Comic Store Looks Like When It Opens For The First Time On Free Comic Book Day

Spider’s Web in Yonkers, New York, open for the first time today… photographs from Jason Gonzalez It’s early hours yet…

The Look Of London For Free Comic Book Day 2013

We began at Forbidden Planet. They started with a 200 strong queue but thankfully that had dispersed after some judicious handing out of free comics by cosplaying staff. At Orbital Comics, there was a queue, but even more cosplayers to …

All The Double Spreads From Aphrodite XI #2

Today, Top Cow give the first issue of their Aphrodite XI away for Free Comic Book Day. And it’s a beaut! Digital/painted/heavy detail work, the kind of comic that Anomaly/Alex Ross fans should really enjoy. But what comes next? Well, …