Diamond Announces A New Free Comic Book Day For Hallowe'en

Diamond Announces A New Free Comic Book Day For Hallowe'en
Aside from Christmas, Hallowe'en is biggest holiday retail event in the USA. It is also half a year from Free Comic Book Day. This year, Diamond have been promoting a bunch of cheap mini-comics for kids from a number of publishers, to give or sell cheap to kids duting Hallowe'eb season.

But next year, it goes big time. At the New York Comic Con Retailer's Breakfast, courtesy of Diamond Comic Distributors, Diamond announced that Hallowe'en 2012 will see comic stores invited to participate in a Free Comic Book Day-comparable event with the big and small publishers creating exclusive content for Hallowe'en in a low priced or giveaway content, and media hype machine to drive people into stores.

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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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