Free Comic Book Day: The Origin Story

Saturday, May 6 is Free Comic Book Day, the sixteenth observance of the comics industry’s official holiday; in recent years, many libraries have taken part, as well. I’ll be doing a FCBD event in the Chicago area at noon on Saturday at the Algonquin Area Public Library — and heading over at 3 to do … Read more

Free Comic Book Day: The origin story

Saturday, May 2 is Free Comic Book Day, the fourteenth observance of the comics industry’ official holiday — and while I was at a convention during last year’s event and couldn’t do a signing in my local shop, I will be returning to do one at Galaxy Comics, Games, and More in Stevens Point, Wisconsin … Read more

Secret origins of Free Comic Book Day

Saturday, May 3 is Free Comic Book Day, the thirteenth observance of the comics industry’ official holiday — and for the first time in many years, I won’t be appearing at a comic shop, but rather will be signing at Comicfest in Denver. (Conventions are important to comics, too!) Appearing places to talk about my … Read more

Free Comic Book Day, from 2002 to today

Saturday marks 10 years since the first Free Comic Book Day, and as with last year, I’ll be signing my Star Wars, Mass Effect, and Iron Man comics at Chimera Hobby Shop, 808 W. Wisconsin Ave., Appleton, Wis. from 11:00AM to 1:00PM, and again from 3:00PM to 6:00PM. I think it’s the seventh or eighth … Read more

Free Comic Book Day 2010 is Saturday

by T.M. Haley Free Comic Book Day is being held this Saturday for its ninth year. This year publishers and retailers have joined with Diamond Comic Distributors to give away more than 30 unique comic titles, as well as a Marvel HeroClix figurine. You can find the full list of titles here. Signing schedules can … Read more