AfterShock To Participate In Free Comic Book Day For The First Time In 2018, Announced At MCM London Comic Con

At the Diamond Retailer meeting at MCM London Comic Con yesterday, Mike Marts, ex-Group editor of the Batman books and the X-Men books, and now EIC of AfterShock was in town to promote the publisher directly to UK retailers for the first time.

It was a run through the companies comics and creators, their attitudes and actions, with a dazzling display of names, concepts and ideas, but tempered with a desire to trickle these out rather than flood the market. And because this was the UK, Garth Ennis came up a lot.

AfterShock To Participate In Free Comic Book Day For The First Time In 2018, Announced At MCM London Comic Con

Mike also said that in 2018, AfterShock Comics would be participating in Free Comic Book Day for the first time. The fifty books have yet to be announced for next year, but as well as Valiant's Harbinger Wars 2 volume, it looks like AfterShock will be joining them…

AfterShock To Participate In Free Comic Book Day For The First Time In 2018, Announced At MCM London Comic Con

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Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.
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