Drawn to Comics Podcast | Episode: 11

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Hey there! In this week's episode of the Drawn to Comics podcast. we look at Variant covers! Do they really benefit comic book sales? Are readers really scrambling for them? Russ asks Ken questions, to get a comic retailer's perspective. His answers may surprise you! His analogies certainly will! Follow Russ on Instagram @amazingazcomics, and Ken @drawntocomics.


LUC BESSON’S “VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS” TO GIVE AWAY EXCLUSIVE COMIC BOOK IN CELEBRATION OF ‘FREE COMIC BOOK DAY’ ON MAY 6, 2017   An exclusive comic book featuring the stories that inspired the upcoming film Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets will be available to fans around the world for free at local comic book stores, on Saturday, May 6, 2017 as part of “Free Comic Book Day,” it was announced today by STXfilms,

Free Comic Book Day Generates Record Breaking Attendance & Coverage

  Over one million people estimated to have attended Free Comic Book Day in 2014 The first Saturday in May 2014 was a busy day for participating comic shops all over the world, as retailers gave away a record-breaking 4.7 million comics in over 2,100 different locations during Free Comic Book Day. Over 1 million comic fans gathered at their local comic shops to participate in the festivities and wait to get as many of the 60

LeVar Burton Wants You to Read More on Free Comic Book Day!

Actor LeVar Burton has been the producer and host for the PBS program Reading Rainbow for over 30 years, encouraging not only children to start reading at a young age but for parents to read with their children as well. As luck would have it, this Saturday, May 3, 2014 is the perfect opportunity for kids and parents alike to read free books as Free Comic Book Day 2014 takes over local comic book stores.

Free Comic Book Day is only 10 Days Away!

Get free comics at participating comic book shops on Saturday May 3rd, 2014.   In 10 days, the most anticipated event in the comic book industry, Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) will be celebrated at participating comic book specialty shops across the U.S., Canada, and worldwide! 2014 marks the biggest FCBD event yet with 60 free comics available for new and devoted comics fans to discover, while also exploring what other treasures their local comic shop

Jay Mewes Wants You to Get Free Comics on Free Comic Book Day!

Free Comic Book Day is fast approaching on Saturday, May 3rd, 2014 and even more celebrities are releasing special promotion videos to tell you just how awesome a day it really is. Below is the latest video from actor Jay Mewes (Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Mallrats, Clerks): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BfHL1CIToQ0 For more information on FCBD, check out their official website at www.freecomicbookday.com. After checking out the over 60 titles that will be available for FREE that day,

Free Comic Book Day is Awesome, Just Ask Stan Lee!

When it comes to things in life that are advertised as “free,” sadly most of them aren’t. But fear not, true believers, because Free Comic Book Day is not one of those things. Taking place on the first Saturday in May, Free Comic Book Day operates exactly as advertised with local comic book shops setting up tables full of comics available for free from a variety of publishers, and that even includes big names like DC

WizKids/NECA Announces 2013 Free Comic Book Day Figure!

WizKids/NECA have announced the 2013 Free Comic Book Day figure—Marvel’s Iron Man. Coinciding with the much-anticipated Marvel’s Iron Man 3, in theaters May 3rd, the physical Iron Man FCBD promo figure will hit shelves of local hobby shops May 4, and will be available while supplies last. Each figure comes with a character card and free code to unlock its digital counterpart in HeroClix Online. More details available at the Free Comic Book Day web site.   About WizKids WizKids/NECA, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NECA, is a New Jersey-based

Drawn To Comics / Downtown Glendale, AZ

Forget Wednesday, it’s AWESOMEDAY at Drawn to Comics in Historic Downtown Glendale! DTC opens early every “Awesomeday” as new comics arrive each week. A line of regulars gather outside the front door before 9 am with a steady stream of people following them in all day. DTC is THE place to be on Awesomeday or any day! This is a family friendly shop! There is a kids play area and racks of comics and books just for