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Absolute Carnage TPB Adds Free Comic Book Day Issue - But Adds $5 Onto Price

Absolute Carnage TPB Adds Free Comic Book Day Issue – and $5 Onto the Price

The Absolute Carnage trade paperback by Donny Cates and Ryan Stegman was solicited as collecting Absolute Carnage #1-5 and at 176 pages, would cost $24.99. However, retailers have just been told by Marvel that it will now collect Absolute Carnage #1-5 and the Free Comic Book Day Venom/Spider-Man comic that set it up back in […]

The Saltiest of Digs at DC Comics From Marvel For Free Comic Book Day 2019

Free Comic Book Day is a time for a celebration of comic books, all they can do and all they can appeal to. There are comics for everyone, from everyone, in a spirit of freedom and creative prosperity that is hard to argue with. And, along the way, some sarcastic and pointed put-downs of everything […]

BC FCBD Roundup: Spawn #1 Comes Around Again

BC FCBD Roundup: Spawn #1 Comes Around Again

Comics fans from around the world are settling in to absorb all of the great titles they were able to pick up during Free Comic Book Day, with offerings from just about every comics publisher out there. Spawn #1 made the rounds again, with a splashy new cover from Francesco Mattina. It’s kind of a […]

BC FCBD Roundup: Our Favorite Thing is My Favorite Things is Monsters

BC FCBD Roundup: Our Favorite Thing is My Favorite Things is Monsters

Today’s Free Comic Book Day offerings were pretty diverse, with a lot of cool comic samplings from across the spectrum of genre, format, and style. One of the coolest books I was able to get my hands on was Our Favorite Thing is My Favorite Thing is Monsters by Emil Ferris. This is a unique, […]

BC FCBD Roundup: 'Punchline' Takes Flight in Origin Story

BC FCBD Roundup: ‘Punchline’ Takes Flight in Origin Story

Here we are, another frenzied Free Comic Book Day behind us… oh, wait! You missed it? Oh, wow. There were some really cool comics available, completely free. I’m afraid you’ve missed the free part, but I’m going to help you track down the cool comics you might have missed. Punchline is a pretty slick superhero […]

Things to Do in London If You Like Comics - May 2019

Things to Do in London If You Like Comics – May 2019

Things to do in London in May 2019… if you like comics, of course. Exhibitions followed by events… let us know if we missed any. May brings both Free Comic Book Day at the beginning of the month and MCM Londo Comic Con towards the end… what a great time to like comics, comic culture […]

Superman in Trouble With the Police on Free Comic Book Day

Superman in Trouble With the Police This Free Comic Book Day [Spoilers]

This Free Comic Book Day, DC Comics is giving away a couple of looks at their Ink and Zoom lines. We’ve already looked at the preview of Catwoman: Under The Moon and how it has already caused a retailer advisory notice to be issued by DC Comics (the graphic novel itself is out in bookstores […]


Vertical’s Preview of Kino’s Journey for Free Comic Book Day 2019

Vertical Comics is previewing Kino’s Journey: Beautiful World in their Free Comic Book Day sampler for 2019–here’s a look ahead. FCBD 2019 KINOS JOURNEY BEAUTIFUL WORLD SAMPLER VERTICAL COMICS (W) Keiichi Sigsawa (CA) Iruka Shiomiya Kino’s Journey is about a character named Kino who travels around the world with a talking motorcycle named Hermes. Kino travels […]


Art Baltazar’s Gillbert Launches on Free Comic Book Day 2019 – Preview

Oh, we love Art Baltazar at Bleeding Cool. Whether with Franco or solo, he brings light into our lives. Now he has a return of an old favourite coming through Papercutz and Bleeding Cool has a preview… FCBD 2019 GILLBERT FCBD ED PAPERCUTZ (W) Art Baltazar (A/CA) Art Baltazar Young Gillbert is the prince of the  underwater […]


Starburns Presents a Sci-Fi Anthology of Free Comic Book Day 2019 Preview

Starburns launched with Free Comic Book Day last year and in 2019 they have a lot more sci-fi to sell–or in this case, give away for free–and we have a preview (if you squint). And more reason for Rebellion to be annoyed they didn’t get a 2000AD title. FCBD 2019 STARBURNS PRESENTS STARBURNS INDUSTRIES PRESS […]

Arcana Tells You to Go Fish In Free Comic Book Day 2019 Preview

It does have the look of a certain Nemo about it, but Arcana Studios are bringing their Go Fish all-ages title to Free Comic Book Day. Anyway, Alex is a Parrotfish, not a Clownfish, the difference is clear to anyone… FCBD 2019 GO FISH ARCANA STUDIO Alex the Parrotfish is off to the undersea city of […]


Joey Ellis’ Wolfie Monster for Scholastic Gets a Free Comic Book Day 2019 Preview

Joey Ellis has an all-ages comic book planned for Free Comic Book Day from Graphix/Scholastic. Here is what’s coming your way… FCBD 2019 WOLFIE MONSTER & BIG BAD PIZZA BATTLE GRAPHIX (W) Joey Ellis (A/CA) Joey Ellis Three monster brothers get into trouble in a wacky adventure to save their failing pizza parlor! Monster brothers […]

Zagor The Alien Saga – Free Comic Book Day 2019 Preview

Epicenter are to publish the Guido Nolitta and Gallieno Ferri classic Zagor The Alien Saga with Free Comic Book Day – here’s a look ahead. FCBD 2019 ZAGOR THE ALIEN SAGA (W) Guido Nolitta (A) Gallieno Ferri (CA) Michele Rubini When Zagor’s archnemesis, professor Hellingen mysteriously disappears from a scientific military base Skylab, Zagor is […]

Brenna Thummler’s Sheets Sequel, Previewed For Free Comic Book Day 2019

Brenna Thummler has created a new story that takes place after the critically acclaimed Sheets. Titled A Sheet’s Story, it will be available free on Free Comic book Day from Lion Forge. And we have a few pages to preview today. FCBD 2019 A SHEETS STORY LION FORGE (W) Brenna Thummler (A/CA) Brenna Thummler An […]

A History of Little Lulu for Free Comic Book Day 2019 – Preview

Drawn & Quarterly is reissuing hardcover archives of the classic and long-running Little Lulu comic by Majorie Henderson Buell. And are giving away a flavour of that in this year’s Free Comic Book Day. FCBD 2019 LITTLE LULU WORLDS BEST COMIC BOOK (W) John Stanley (A/CA) John Stanley This FCBD give your customers one of the […]