Guest of Honor MARC SUMERAK will be autographing 200 FREE copies of his Eisner and Harvey Award Nominated Book Franklin Richards: Son Of A Genius Volumes One and Two at Carol & John’s Comic Shop on Saturday May 3rd for Free Comic Book Day! They are hosting many more events as well, visit their website for full details.
Carol & John’s Comic Shop
17462 Lorain Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44111
Tony McMillen, Max Papas, Tonya Ratz, Amy Biddle, Art O’Callaghan, and Paul Axle appear at Comicazi in Davis Square on Saturday May 3rd for Free Comic Book Day!
This year at Comicazi, be sure to stop in for the selection of specially marked FREE comics as well as some great sales and some fine local creators here to meet you and show their wares.
-Tony McMillen, Nefarious Twit
-Max Papas, GWF
-Tonya Ratz, Make Me A Dragon
-Amy Biddle, Atheist’s Prayer
-Art O’Callaghan, Rogan
-Paul Axle, Legacy
And if you can’t make it by in the daytime hours, there’s still plenty of special happening at Comicazi with another presentation of Geek Comedy Night! Be there as they celebrate both Free Comic Book Day and Star Wars (because the next day is May the 4th – d’oh!).
If you like G.I. Joe, well then the aforementioned Star Wars Day sees Comicazi hosting the Battle Force New England Trade Fest, wherein our very own Toynerd Dave oversees all you Joes fans bartering with the shop and each other for sweet merch. This takes place at the shop from 9am to noon on May 4.
Of course there’s plenty of other cool things going down before the weekend here at the shop, like Drink & Draw on Tuesday from 7 to 10pm; Game Night on Wednesday; and Pathfinder on Thursday.
407 Highland Avenue, Somerville, MA 02144
Collector’s Paradise celebrates Free Comic Book MAY once again this year. Big sales and comic creator signings every Saturday during the month of May.
Saturday May 3rd FREE COMIC BOOK DAY:
Artist sketching from 12-3pm. Sketches are FREE, one per child, on backing board. Blank cover comics available at the register for $8 each or 3 for $20.
Valley Store: Mike Kunkel, Aaron Sowd, Scott Koblish
Pasadena Store: Sina Grace, Chris Moreno, Meg Hutchison
Saturday May 1oth FREE SUPERHERO COMIC DAY:
Valley Store: Chris Burnham (Batman & Robin, Batman Inc. Elephantmen, Officer Downe, Hack/Slash)
Pasadena Store: Joe Benitez (JLA, Titans, Lady Mechanika, Wraithborn, Magdalena)
Saturday May 17th FREE ALL-AGES COMIC DAY:
Valley Store: Adventure Time Art Day
Pasadena Store: Ray Frisen (Fairy Tales I Just Made Up, Pirate Penguin vs Ninja Chickens, Cupcakes of Doom)
Saturday May 24th FREE INDIE COMIC DAY:
Valley Store: Joe Pezzula, James Ninness, Mike Fountain, Marcel Losada (In Sanity, AZ GN Crew)
Rob Harrington & Giulie Speziani (Ginger Rabbit Studio)
Pasadena Store: Chris Moreno & Aubrey Sitterson (Worth Original GN)
319 S. Arroyo Parkway #4, Pasadena, CA 91105
7131 Winnetka Ave, Winnetka, CA 91306
Writer Dan Slott signs at JHU Comic Books at noon on Saturday May 3rd for Free Comic Book Day! Be sure to stop through Wednesday to get his Amazing Spider-Man #1!
JHU Comic Books MANHATTAN
32 East 32nd Street, New York, NY 10016
Artists Zach Howard, Jolyon Yates, Tim Champion, and Eric Schock appear at Fantasy Comics on Saturday May 3rd for Free Comic Book Day!
2595 N. 1st Ave, Tucson, AZ 85719
Tony Shasteen, Dean Trippe, Andrew Jenkins, Greg Crews, Bobby Nash, and Alisa appear at Rock Shop on Saturday May 3, 2014 for Free Comic Book Day!
FREE COMICS! Massive Sale! Creator Signings! Walking Dead Zombies! Superheroes, Costume Contest and more!
FIRST 50 CUSTOMERS WILL RECEIVE A FREE GOODIE BAG WITH ADDITIONAL FREE COMICS. 1 RANDOM BAG WILL CONTAIN A $20 ROCK SHOP GIFT CARD!!!
TONY SHASTEEN (Artist of Vampire Diaries, Batman: Arkham Unhinged, Burn Notice, Steven King’s and Peter Straub’s Talisman)
ANDREW JENKINS and GREG CREWS (AMC’s Walking Dead)
DEAN TRIPPE (Something Terrible, Project Rooftop)
BOBBY NASH (Green Hornet, Domino Lady, The Spider)
ALISA world famous cos-play model and THE Supergirl.
ZOMBIECIDE Game Demo from 11-8pm!
*********** SALE ALL DAY LONG ***********
50% OFF COMIC BOOK BACK ISSUES
25% OFF NEW COMICS (EXCLUDING “THIS WEEK’S”)
DOLLAR COMICS: 3 FOR $1
SILVER/BRONZE/WALL COMICS 30% OFF
TOYS/ACTION FIGURES/STATUES 20% OFF
TRADE PAPERBACKS/HARDCOVERS 25% OFF
GAMES 20% OFF
SHIRTS AND APPAREL 20% OFF
3333 Buford Drive Ste 2047B, Buford, GA 30519
Artists Norman Lee, Rich Clabaugh, John Y. Jr., Mike Doherty, and more appear at Rubber Chicken Comics on Saturday May 3, 2014 for Free Comic Book Day!
Rubber Chicken Comics
15 N. Main Street (Rt 126), Bellingham, MA 02019
Fred Van Lente and Joe Mulvey sign at Forbidden Planet on Saturday May 3, 2014 for Free Comic Book Day!
832 Broadway, New York, NY 10003
Artist Marat Mychaels appears at Phat Collectibles on Saturday May 3, 2014 for Free Comic Book Day!
Marat will be selling 25 of these FCBD exclusive Dead-Pooh books only at Phat Collectibles. We’re having a presale on the book now! The book will be $20 presale and $25 the day of.
But that isn’t not all!!! Marat is also taking 10 pre-commissions. So if you want to get on that list just call any of our 3 stores and ask for the events coordinator. Marat will also be doing commissions day of. $60 for a head shot and $120 for a full body.
1201 S. Euclid Street, Anaheim, CA 92804
Brooke Allen and Grace Ellis appear at Laughing Ogre Comics on Free Comic Book Day, Saturday May 3, 2014, from 5-7pm for a signing of the first issue of their new series, Lumberjanes!!!
Lumberjanes is a great new series where 5 best friends, Jo, April, Mal, Molly and Ripley, all go to camp together for the summer, only to find there are lots of monster there! Rad teenager girls kicking some monster butt! (And co-written by Noelle Stevenson.)
Laughing Ogre Comics
10647 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA 22032