#FCBDGate – Free Comic Book Day Officially Reduced To Only Fifty Titles

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We ran this story a couple of months ago, but it has now gone official. Free Comic Book Day has reduced its offering to fifty titles, back in 2012 levels, rather than the sixty-plus titles of recent years, due to what one FCBD committee member dubbed “the locusts.

This year, Free Comic Book Day ischeduled for Saturday May 2nd, 2015.

Last year a record of 4.7 million copies of comics were given away.¬†Next year it is likely, for the first time since it began, for FCBD to be smaller¬†than the previous year…

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