Who doesn’t like free stuff and for comic book lovers it is Free Comic Book Day 2016. This year marks 15 years of the movement to share free comics to get more people into comics and also push the reading initiative to children. This year’s lineup features familiar and unfamiliar titles along with manga, and video game titles such as Pokemon. Take a look to put on your list on what to grab.
Free Comic Book Day 2016 For The Gamers/Comic Lovers
FCBD 2016 VIZ PERFECT SQUARE POKEMON POCKET COMICS
Publisher: VIZ MEDIA LLC
(W/A/CA) Santa Harukaze
To the forest! To the sea! To Legendary Island! Join our Pokémon pals on a quest through Unova for the Legendary joke – while testing your Pokémon knowledge and laughing all the way!
Rating: All Ages.
ASSASSIN`S CREED FCBD 2016 EDITION
Publisher: TITAN COMICS
(W) Anthony Del & Various (A) Wellington Alves & Various
Enter the shadowy world of the Assassins and Templars, two feuding factions who have battled over the centuries to decide the course of humanity! Two all-new short stories, written and illustrated by the creative teams of the regular comics, highlight a shocking event in the life of new Assassin Charlotte de la Cruz, and reveal the true extent of the mysterious Templar Black
Cross’s terrifying skills! New readers or experienced fans: strap on your hidden blades, don your cowls, and blend into the crowd to discover secrets you won’t read anywhere else!
In Shops: 4/13/2016 SRP: PI
SONIC SAMPLER FCBD 2016 EDITION
Publisher: ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS
(W/A) Various (CA) Jamal Peppers, Gary Martin
Get the best of both worlds with the Sonic Sampler! Hot on the heels of the all-new epic Sonic comics event, “Panic in the Sky,” comes a supersonic sampling of stories for Free Comic Book Day! Join Sonic and friends as they band together to save the world from the evil ambitions of Dr. Eggman in these select stories from Sonic the Hedgehog and Sonic Universe! Plus, get a sneak peek of what’s to come with a special “Fast Forward Feature” that you’ll have to see to believe!
Rating: All Ages
STREET FIGHTER V #1 FCBD 2016 EDITION
Publisher: UDON ENTERTAINMENT INC
(W) Ken Siu-Chong, Matt Moylan (A) Edwin Huang & Various (CA) Edwin Huang
Featuring the cast of the all-new Street Fighter V, Capcom’s biggest video game of 2016! The new challengers from Street Fighter V make their first appearance in UDON’s comics, as they collide with classic World Warriors in three new stories! This special one-shot is not to be missed by any Street Fighter fan!
Item Code: JAN160047In Shops: 4/13/2016SRP: PI
To see the full list of comics and where to find where participating comic stores are handing out the free goods click FCBD16. Just make sure to enter your zip code in the area to the left of the page and you are all set.
What comic from the list are on your radar ? Let us know. Well time for me to hit up all the comic spots in NYC and Odee !