Free Comic Book Day 2016
is Saturday, May 7th!
10am to 6pm
THE 15th ANNUAL FREE COMIC BOOK DAY AT GREEN BRAIN COMICS
Dearborn comic store celebrates artform with thousands of free comics.
Green Brain Comics is
proud to announce their 15th annual Free Comic Book Day Celebration.
Saturday, May 7th, you can be a part of the biggest day of the year at Metro
Detroit's finest comic shop.
the comic book industry join forces to create special comics printed up just
for Free Comic Book Day (FCBD).
Over 6 million FCBD comics will be given out
around the world at participating comic shops.
Green Brain Comics will have
almost 50 different titles available to choose from, in a multitue of genres,
styles, and reading levels.
visiting Green Brain Comics on Saturday, May 7th, you can choose up to 3
different FCBD comics.
And there will be opportunities for you to get even more
for helping out some worthwhile causes.
You can get up to 3 extra FCBD comics
for each of the following donations.
Canned food for Gleaners Community Food
gently used books for Friends of the Dearborn Library,
and old cell
phones to benefit Cell Phones for Soldiers.
And finally, you can get one extra
FCBD comic for attending that day in a costume.
That's a lot of free comics!
Green Brain Comics will also awarding door prize drawings, for special FCBD
t-shirts, limited comic books,
and a variety of fun collectibles. Please bring
all donations to the front entrance on Michigan Avenue when you enter.
of every purchase that day will go to support the Friends for the Dearborn
Volunteers will be in
attendance with an adoptable pet.
For more info about all their great work go to
There will also be
two seperate cosplay contests at 12pm and at 3pm.
Sign up will be required,
prizes for the winners will include trophies, merchandise and gift
As you exit
Green Brain Comics be sure to visit the big tent behind the store.
local comic creators will exhibiting their comics, prints, and running
occasional interactive drawing programs.
David Petersen (Mouse
Jay Fosgitt (Rocket Raccoon & Groot),
Ruth McNally Barshaw
(Ellie McDoodle Diaries).
will be provided by Alter Ego Management, and a host of local DJ's from
Detroit's Underground Resistance.
is made possible in part by a sponsorship from the
East Dearborn Downtown Development
Beaumont Health Systems
Book Day happens on Saturday, May 7th from 10am to 6pm at Green Brain Comics
which is located at 13936 Michigan Avenue in East Downtown Dearborn.
info, go to www.facebook.com/greenbraincomics/
BE A PART OF THE BIGGEST FREE COMIC BOOK DAY CELEBRATION IN MICHIGAN
Green Brain Comics celebrates 30th anniversary with a giant
Green Brain Comics starts the festivities marking
their 30th anniversary a little early.
On Saturday, May 2nd
comic book store across the globe celebrate FREE COMIC BOOK DAY.
FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2015 will be a great opportunity to try
out new stories at no risk.
Green Brain Comics will have over 50 different
titles ranging in subject, genre and suggested reading level.
And you can
choose 3 different books, just for showing up.
Superhero titles like BATMAN and the AVENGERS, funny comics like SPONGEBOB
and serious stuff like the first chapter of the comic-only sequel
to Chuck Palahnuik’s cult classic FIGHT CLUB.
Along with the great selection of Free Comic Book Day comics,
Green Brain Comics will also be hosting several local comic creators.
creator guests will be local favorite Jay Fosgitt.
Jay is the creator of BODIE
TROLL and an artist on the MY LITTLE PONY comic.
You can even get your Free
Comic Book Day edition of BODIE TROLL signed
At Green Brain Comics, Free Comic Book Day is about more
than just the comics. It’s also about community.
Several local organizations
will be represented during Free Comic Book Day.
A portion of every purchase
that day will benefit the FRIENDS FOR THE DEARBORN ANIMAL SHELTER,
also be on hand with an adoptable animal.
You can get more Free Comic Book Day comics and help out
great causes if you
bring canned food (GLEANERS COMMUNITY FOOD BANK)
(FRIENDS OF THE DEARBORN LIBRARY),
and old cell phones (CELL PHONES FOR
And finally, while you’re visiting on Free Comic Book Day you
get to check out Green Brain Comics new building,
browse STORMY RECORDS, enjoy
live DJ sets (UNDERGROUND RESISTANCE),
meet local celebrities, and help Green
Brain Comics celebrate 30 years of doing business
in the beautiful East Downtown
Dearborn Business District.
Free Comic Book Day is made possible in part by our
sponsors, Oakwood Healthcare System
Brain Comics is located at 13936 Michigan Ave. in Dearborn.
and the East Dearborn Downtown Development
313-582-9444 or check out the Facebook event at
Here is the full list of FCBD Free Comics this year
Look what we did in 2013!
What is Free Comic Book Day?
Free Comic Book Day is a single day when participating comic book shops across
North America and around the world are giving away comic books absolutely
free to anyone who comes into their stores.
Which comics are being given away for free?
Below you will find a large selection of comics printed especially for
Free Comic Book Day. These book are paid for in cooperation
between participating publishers and retailers.
How do you get a Free Comic?
The simple act of visiting Green Brain Comics on Saturday May 4th
qualifies you to receive three Free Comic Book Day comics.
But that's not all!!!
Want more FCBD comicbooks?
We have come up with several ways for you to get more and help the community at the same time.