The first Saturday in May is Free Comic Book Day. On Saturday, May 4th, 2019, (which is also Star Wars Day) head on over to your favourite comic store and choose from a selection of popular series — all free!
In addition to classics like Avengers, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Captain Canuck and Little Lulu, there’s a few manga up for grabs. This year’s assortment includes:
My Hero Academia & Promised Neverland by Kouhei Horikoshi / Kaiu Shirai, Kouhei Horikoshi, Posuka Demizu from Viz Media.
Pokémon: I Choose You! & Pokémon Adventures by Ryo Takamisaki / Mato and Ryo Takamisaki from Viz Media.
Kino’s Journey by Keiichi Sigsawa Iruka Shiomiya from Vertical Comics.
Street Fighter Sakura VS Karin by Ken Siu-Chong and Omar Dogan by UDON.
Witch Hat Atelier / Cardcaptor Sakura: Collector’s Edition / Magus of the Library by Kamome Shirahama / CLAMP / Mitsu Izumi from Kodansha.
If you haven’t heard, the first Saturday in May is Free Comic Book Day. On Saturday, May 5th, 2018, head on over to your favourite local comic store and pick up a couple of select titles for your enjoyment.
This year, there are a handful of manga available along Avengers, Overwatch, DC SuperHero Girls, and the Adventure Time, including:
Pokémon Sun & Moon / Pokémon Horizon: Sun & Moon by Tenya Yabuno, Hidenori Kusaka and Satoshi Yamamoto from Viz Media
Ghost in the Shell Global Neural Network by Max Gladstone, and David Lopez from Kodansha
Street Fighter II Ultra by Ken Siu-Chong, and Hanzo Steinbach from Udon Entertainment
My Hero Academia / RWBY from Kouhei Horikoshi, and Shirow Miwa from Viz Media
Did you know that you can pick up a comic book for free on Saturday, May 2nd, 2015? Free Comic Book Day occurs on the first Saturday of May where participating comic stores let fans pick up an eligible book for free.
This year, there’s some manga sidling up close to classics like The Avengers and Captain Canuck. There’s also spin-offs from popular televised series including Bob’s Burgers, The Simpsons and Doctor Who.
Pokémon by Hidenori Kusaka from Perfect Square.
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure by Hirohiko Araki and Yu-Gi-Oh! by Kazuki Takahashi from Viz Media.
Attack on Titan by Hajime Isayama from Kodansha Comics.
Sonic The Hedgehog and Mega Man Worlds Unite by Ian Flynn, Gary Martin and Evan Stanley from Archie Comic Publications.
Did you know that you can pick up a comic book for free on Saturday, May 3rd, 2014? Free Comic Book Day occurs on the first Saturday of May where participating comic stores let fans pick up an eligible book for free.
While the thought of comics might envision titles of Batman or Superman, there’s some manga to be found in the mix since they too are the same format. This year, there’s a handful of manga available from Antarctic Press, Archie Comics, Udon Entertainment, and Viz Media.
Did you know that the first Saturday of May is called Free Comic Book Day? That means this Saturday, May 4th, you can visit your local store and pick up a free comic book. If you’re thinking that Saturday is reserved just for Superman, Spider-Man, Batman and so on, you’re mistaken. Manga counts too, and VIZ Media has three books ready for this day: Uglydoll Comics, Rurouni Kenshin: Restoration and Dragon Ball.
Don’t know if there’s a comic book store in your area or want to learn more about Free Comic Book Day? Visit the Free Comic Book Day web site for additional information and a participating retailer locator.
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