(WHNT) — The time has come – Free Comic Book Day is upon us! Shops worldwide will take part in the anticipated annual event, with 44 titles selected by organizers.
13 Gold and 31 Silver comic book titles were selected by a committee of comic shop retailers, offering avid fans a chance to explore new titles and genres, while continuing to include the familiar comforts (think Star Wars, Avatar, TMNT, Smurfs).
Titles from ABLAZE, Gemstone Publishing, Rebellion, TOKYOPOP, First Second Books and others are also featured on this year’s picks. You can also see the entire list for yourself right here.
Among the Silver Sponsor Titles, “Tom Holland’s Fright Night,” “The Sacrificers #1 FCBD Preview Edition,” “Runescape: Untold Tales of the God Wars” and “The Nightmare Before Christmas: The Battle for Pumpkin King #1.“
The annual event is typically held on the first Saturday in May, put on by comic publishing companies in an effort to garner new readers for independent comic book stores.
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