It's coming, the day all comic book nerds wait for all year long. A excuse for us to get dressed up in all our nerd gear and cosplay. The day you don't need money to get comic books. That's right May 3, 2014 is Free Comic Book Day. Thanks to Joe Field, the man behind the idea of Free Comic Book Day. This day bring people together and helps out local comic book stores. The event also bring new readers into the joys of comic books. So throw on your capes, crowls, and nerd shirts and head down to your local comic book store. To find out a comic book store near you that is participating just use the comic book store locator HERE!
There are lots of comic books coming out this year for Free Comic Book Day. Here is a list of the ones I'm really excited for.
Grimm Fair Tales #0
This comic book is available on Free Comic Book Day. The story is written by Joe Brusha. The art is done by Anthony Spay. All the dark and scary monsters from the Grimm universe are back and out to kill. This comic sets up Age of Darkness a Grimm Universe event.
Zombie Tramp & Ehmm Theory
This comic is also available May 3, 2014 on Free Comic Book Day. Published by Danger Zone and the story is written by Dan Mendoza and Brockton McKinney. The art is by Dan Mendoza and Larkin Ford. This issue sets up the new series about a street walking dead zombie tramp.
Guardians of the Galaxy
Published by Marvel Comics and written by Brian Michael Bendis and Dan Slott. The art is by Nick Bradshaw. This comic welcomes Venom and Captain Marvel to the team and sets up a top secret Spider Man event. You don't wanna miss this issue.
Story and art by Fred Perry and published by Antarctic Press. This is another comic available for free on Free Comic Book Day. Do you like Star Wars? Do you like Steam Punk? Well not here's a story that combines them both!
This comic is published by DC Comics. The story is written by Brian Azzarello and Various. The art is done by Ethan Van. This comic kicks off a weekly series with the 1st appearance of Batman Beyond in New 52. This is another comic you don't wanna miss out on.