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Free Comic Book Day 2014: Diamond Announces GOLD SPONSORS!

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Start planning for May 3rd, everyone, because the comics are plentiful this coming year! Diamond has just announced their 12 Gold Sponsor comic book titles for Free Comic Book Day! Read on for news straight from Diamond:

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The Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) Committee has selected its twelve Gold Sponsor comic book titles for the comic book industry’s top annual event, Free Comic Book Day, scheduled for Saturday, May 3rd, 2014 at participating comic book shops.  Next year marks the largest Free Comic Book Day ever with 60 comics available to choose from including fan-favorite and new comic book characters that encourages readers to explore the fun and excitement that comics have to offer.

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Chosen by comic shop retailers on the FCBD Committee, there’s a free comic book for everyone’s taste from the Gold Sponsors: from superheroes, to action- adventure, and all-ages favorites.

“Once again, comic book publishers are giving fans what they want: great stories with recognizable characters all inside a free comic book!” said Dan Manser, FCBD spokesperson. “This year’s Gold Sponsors are comprised of the top publishers in the comics industry we we’re sure that fans will be pleased with the line-up. We look forward to seeing all the fans during Free Comic Book Day at participating comic shops across the nation and worldwide.”

A complete listing of all sixty FCBD titles, including the twelve Gold and forty-eight Silver comic books, can be found in the January issue of Diamond Comic Distributors’ PREVIEWS catalog, on sale at all comic book shops January 1, 2014 . Look for a separate announcement next Thursday, December 19, about FCBD’s 2014 Silver Sponsors and their comic book titles.

For more FCBD news and updates go to the FCBD website, www.freecomicbookday.com; become a fan at Facebook: www.facebook.com/freecomicbook; and follow us on Twitter: www.Twitter.com/freecomicbook.

Now, for the good stuff. Here’s the list of sponsors and comics. Plan wisely!

ARCHIE COMICS| ARCHIE COMIC DIGEST FCBD 2014 EDITION Archie Comics

BONGO COMICS| BONGO COMICS FREE-FOR-ALL! FCBD 2014 EDITION

BOOM! STUDIOS| KABOOM! SUMMER BLAST 2014 FCBD EDITION

DARK HORSE COMICS| AVATAR/ ITTY BITTY HELLBOY/REXODUS FCBD 2014 EDITION

DC ENTERTAINMENT| DC COMICS- THE NEW 52: FUTURES END FCBD SPECIAL EDITION

FANTAGRAPHICS BOOKS| UNCLDE SCROOGE: A MATTER OF SOME GRAVITY FCBD 2014 EDITION

IDW PUBLISHING| TRANSFORMERS VS. G.I. JOE FCBD 2014 EDITION

IMAGE COMICS| RISE OF THE MAGI #0

MARVEL ENTERTAINMENT| GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY FCBD 2014 EDITION

PAPERCUTZ| MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS FCBD 2013 EDITION

UNITED PLANKTON PICTURES| SPONGEBOB FREESTYLE FUNNIES FCBD 2014 EDITION

PERFECT SQUARE| HELLO KITTY: SURPRISE! FCBD 2014 EDITION

Additional Sponsors for FCBD 2014 Include:

Your Local Comic Shop

C2E2 Chicago Comic Con and Entertainment Expo

New York Comic Con

San Diego Comic Con

Transcontinental Printing

ABOUT FREE COMIC BOOK DAY—Free Comic Book Day is the comic book specialty market’s annual event where participating comic book shops across North America and around the world give away comic books absolutely free to anyone who comes into their  shops. The event is held the first Saturday in May and is the perfect opportunity to introduce friends and family to the many worlds of wonder available at local comic book shops. From super-heroes to slice-of-life to action/adventure and beyond, Free Comic Book Day has a comic book for everyone!

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About Author

Rosemary Kiladitis is a children’s librarian, a mom, and a proud fangirl/nerdgirl. She did her homework while watching reruns of the 1966 Batman series, which led to her longstanding relationship with the Bat, and she’s pretty sure that Barbara Gordon is the real reason she went to library school. She loves superheroes, supervillains, and is secretly married to Hellboy. Or Loki. She can’t remember, but it’s one of them. Roe blogs about children’s and teen books at http://roespot.blogspot.com, and you can read her 140 character ramblings on twitter @RoeSolo.

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