Free Comic Book Day is a yearly encouragement effort when different book shops across North America and around the globe distribute comic book totally free to any visitor who goes into their outlet. Isn’t it amazing and fun? Of course nobody will resist because there is a saying “the best thing in life is free” This event aid in fetching new readers toward comic book stores. Read also about COMIC BOOK DAY
Free Comic Book Day 2017 in the USA
Free Comic Book Day 2017 will take place on Saturday, May 6 in the USA. (see also Comic Book Day 2017)
Free Comic Book Day is held every first Saturday in May.
Free Comic Book Day in other part of the World 2015
Free Comic Book Day will be celebrated in Austria on May 8 2015, a Friday.
Free Comic Book Day will took place in May 8, 2015 in Germany, a Friday.
Free Comic Book Day will be held in Switzerland on May 8, 2015, a Friday
Free Comic Book Day will take place in Netherlands (in Belgium) on May 5, 2015, a Tuesday.
Free Comic Book Day will be celebrated on May 5, 2015 in Flanders (in Belgium), a a Tuesday..
Free Comic Book Day Origin
In 2001 a certain retailer and columnist Joe Field have observed how prosperous fashion film pattern on comic book receive magnanimous feedback and financial gain from the speculator bust in the late 1990s. ln one of his column Field initiate Free Comic Book Day and got positive feedback to it. Jim Valenrtino publisher of Image Comic recommend having the initial Free Comic Day on the same date the showing of Spider Man in 2002. In order to catch the phenomenon and success about the comic book legend thus the first Free Comic Book was born one day after the movie launching.
In the year 2004 celebration was held in July but it was again moved back to first Saturday in May the succeeding year and since then it was held that day always.
Facts about Free Comic Book Day
- On May 6 2006 TwoMorrows Publishing launched Free Magazine Day related to Free Comic Day where anybody who visits their website can order any in stock edition of their magazine for free.
- In 2007 the Pen-and-Paper role playing game institution launched Free RPG Day which was inspired by Free Comic Book Day.
- Halloween Comic Fest pattern from Free Comic Book Day initiated by Diamond Distributors are giving away free books on Halloween feature in 2012.
Ways to Celebrate Free Comic Book Day
On Free Comic Book Day all performing store owners and dealers spare away nice and colorful printed edition of free comic books, and other also gives away inexpensive back upshot and other souvenir stuff to any visitor who drop by in their store. But the retailer or dealer does not receive the upshot for free they compensate 12-50 cents per issue for the comics they spare to customers during the event. Aside from comic books some establishments spare away other stuff like small key chain and movie posters.
Free Comic Book Day 2018
Free Comic Book Day 2018 will be celebrated first Saturday in May 5.
Free Comic Book Day in other part of the World 2017
Free Comic Book Day will be celebrated in Austria on May 8.
Free Comic Book Day will took place in May 8 in Germany
Free Comic Book Day will be held in Switzerland on May 8
Free Comic Book Day will take place in Netherlands (in Belgium) on May 5
Free Comic Book Day will be celebrated on May 5 in Flanders (in Belgium).