NH – FCBD 2018: Double Midnight Comics

Press Release:

Get ready to Assemble on Saturday, May 5th for Free Comic Book Day! We are uniting on two fronts for the event as our Concord store celebrates five years! Stay tuned for guest announcements, special events, contests, raffles, door prizes, tons of free comics and how you can be involved in our biggest event of the year! Trust us when we say you won’t want to miss out on this year’s event!

Special Guests:
Ben Bishop (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, The Aggregate)
Babs Tarr (Batgirl, Motor Crush)

Guests:
Scott Ambruson
Hamiltoons
Robbins Studios Photography and Fine Art
Shugar Drop Studios
Max Gagnon

Costume Contest:
Each year for our Free Comic Book Day event we host the LARGEST FCBD Costume Contest in the US! We love seeing all the creative costumes and cosplays that visit the store each year and keep making our contest bigger for everyone! Here’s a sneak peek at some of the prizing for the winners for this year’s Costume Contest:

Best Costume: $250 CASH, $150 store gift certificate, and prize containing tons of goodies!

Best Male Costume: $100 store certificate and more!
Male Runner-Up: $75 store gift certificate and more!
Male Second Runner-Up: $50 store certificate and more!

Best Female Costume: $100 store gift certificate and more!
Female Runner-Up: $75 store gift certificate and more!
Female Second Runner-Up: $50 store certificate and more!

In addition, we will have our annual kids costume contest (prizes TBA!).

This year, we will be mixing it up a little bit! We will have an onstage contest taking place, so everyone interested in entering will need to register at the event (and make sure to have their photos taken with our friends at Nerd Caliber!)! Contest will take place at 5pm! Judges and hosts to be announced!

RSVP on Facebook!

Double Midnight Comics
245 Maple Street, Manchester, NH 03103
603-669-9636

MA – NEC Brockton Re-Opens

Jason Ciaramella, Juli Mayers, Brother Mac, and Liz & Benn Robbins  sign at New England Comics grand re-opening celebration in Brockton, MA on Saturday January 29th.

EVENTS SCHEDULED

+Free Popcorn Give Away (While supplies Last)

+Free-In Store Photo with your favorite Super Hero/Heroine

+Trivia Challenge: Answer the question right and receive a FREE item!

+ An inside look at the art of comic book script writing. Hosted by IDW writer, and Brockton native:

Jason Ciaramella explores the different elements of a professional comic book script, compares the scripts and styles of popular writers, and talks about the importance of math in comics. Yes, MATH! Aspiring writer? Comic fan? This seminar has a little something for everyone.

Guests Appearing:

*Juli Mayers: (writer & character designer – Justice League Unlimited; animator – Wonder Woman; writer & character designer – Young Justice)

*Jason Ciaramella: (Comic Author of IDW’s The Cape comic book & Kodiak One-shot )

*Benn and Liz Robbins & Brother Mac: (This local art studio is the creative team behind The Mangalicious Tick 4-issue series. They will be signing comics and doing free sketches.)

New England Comics
East Crossing Plaza
716A Crescent St, Brockton, MA 02302