It’s that time of the year again! Free Comic Book Day will be upon us soon and this post will be updated continuously until May 4 when most (not all) comic book stores will celebrate this yearly occasion. More coming soon!
All About Books and Comics
10AM – 6PM
24 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013
Free photo op with Spider-Man (12-3)
1 Free comic per person
5 Free comics per person if you spend $5.00
Spend $50 and get a free pre-package of 100 comics
Ash Avenue Comics & Books
9AM – 8PM
806 S Ash Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281
Stop by Ash Ave Comics from 9 AM to 8 PM, in addition to tons of free titles, we’re having a shop wide sale. This will be the 18th year of FCBD, and there’s 51 titles up for grabs this year.
11AM – 2PM
1471 S Milton Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86001
“We will be doing a food drive for the Flagstaff Family Food Center! So come in and get some free comics and donate food for Flagstaff, Arizona!
Free Comic Book Day is May 4 a single day when participating comic book shops across North America and around the world give away comic books absolutely free to anyone who comes into their stores, with no purchase required and no strings attached! Fans new and old are welcome to Cab Comics for fun events and free comics!
We will also have the Dune Sea Garrison back again! Local Artists The Janimal Draws, Ryan Comstock-McMurry and Dave Beaty (DC Comics) Will be here! Plus we will be raffling off sketch variants from various artists. For every food item donated you get a ticket and for every $10 you spend in the store you also get a ticket! Come check it out and get in on the action!
Saturday we are happy to have David “Dave” Beaty back! He is a professional comic book artist. He will be doing sketches for dollar amounts to be donated to the Flagstaff Family Food Center.
$10 pencil head sketch
$20 Inked head sketch
$30 Waist up inked and rendered in grey tones.”
Charlie’s Comic Books
10AM – 5 PM
1421 S. Kolb Road, Tucson, Arizona 85710
Each attendee may choose FOUR free comics from the selection provided. Half a dozen talented artists will provide free sketches. Enter the One Dollar and the Five Dollar Raffles to win graphic novels and action figures. Place bids in the Silent Auction to win original art and rare and signed collectibles with all proceeds from the day to benefit the good work of Casa de los Niños!
Drawn To Comics
11A – 5P
5801 W Glendale Ave, Glendale, AZ 85301
Artists, authors, cosplayers, music, 25% off sale and much more.
Fantastic Worlds Comics
9393 N 90th St suite 119, Scottsdale, Arizona
20% off all long box comics. Excluding the already discounted boxes. 10% off all wall and glass case books. 20% off all Star Wars toys, vintage and recent. 15% off all other toys in the shop.
10A – 4PM
2595 N 1st Ave, Tucson, AZ 85719
“May 4th, Yes Star Wars Day, at Fantasy Comics! Vendors, artists and so much more!!”
10AM – 6PM
3250 Gateway Blvd #428, Prescott, AZ 86303
All Graphic Novels 20% Off!
Buy 2 Graphic Novels receive a select Marvel Graphic Novel free!
15% off all Statues
Back issue comics $1 each, 6 for $5, 15 for $10
Free face painting
Gotham City Comics & Coffee
10AM – 6PM
46 W Main St, Mesa, AZ 85201
Zoom over to Free Comic Book Day on Main Street with 12+ participating businesses and 10,000 FREE comic books! Saturday May 4th at 10am till ??
*comics are available while supplies last!
2722 S Alma School Rd # 8, Mesa, AZ 85210
Heroes & Villains Tucson
10AM – 7PM
4533 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85711
With more than 10,000 comics to give away, absolutely FREE, there will be something for everyone. Superhero, manga, action, comedy, and adventure books from several publishers, as well as preview books for this summer’s blockbuster event books from Marvel and DC.
If 10,000 FREE comics aren’t quite enough for you, how does
FREE COMICS FOR A WHOLE YEAR sound!? All you gotta do to enter in a chance to win free comics is take a picture of yourself waiting in line before we open and post that awesome picture of yourself on our Facebook wall, its as simple as that!
Monster Comic Books
10AM – 5PM
1803 E Rio Salado Pkwy #104, Tempe, AZ 85281
12-15 different free comic book titles for collectors of all ages!
Up to 50% OFF on all Star Wars books, toys and graded comics!
10% OFF cover price for the remainder of 2019 (plus free bags & boards every week) for all new comic book pull box subscribers. SPECIAL SIGNUP DEAL AVAILABLE ON FCBD ONLY!
PLUS! The follow 4 artists will be attending and set up to take commissions all day:
Micah Garcia (aka The Stuck Duck)
2406 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85719
Artists, free comics, and sale prices on comics.
Samurai Comics Glendale
6808 N. Dysart Rd. #148, Glendale, AZ 85307
3 Free comics
Samurai Comics Mesa
10AM – 6PM
1120 S. Country Club Drive, Mesa, AZ 85210
Come join us for THE annual comic shop event! A selection of books from the premier publishers in the industry as we host the ACME – Arizona Comic Mini Expo with comic industry professionals!
Samurai Comics Phoenix
10AM – 6PM
1602 E. Indian School Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85016
3 Free comics
Yellow Jacket Comics
10AM – 6PM
764 W. Broadway Rd, Suite 103, Tempe AZ 85282
Participating but no additional details
Kevin here from Monster Comics Books & Collectors Choice Comics (CCC resides inside Monster Comics and manage the new books, as well as the exclusive CBCS facilitators and signature witnessing in AZ)…
Had a few updates for you for your ‘Free Comic Book Day Guide for Arizona’. If you could add the items below to the Monster Comics portion of the listing page – we would be super appreciative! Here are some of the highlights we have planned:
• 12-15 different free comic book titles for collectors of all ages!
• Up to 50% OFF on all Star Wars books, toys and graded comics!
• 10% OFF cover price for the remainder of 2019 (plus free bags & boards every week) for all new comic book pull box subscribers. SPECIAL SIGNUP DEAL AVAILABLE ON FCBD ONLY!
• PLUS! The follow 4 artists will be attending and set up to take commissions all day:
Shelby Robertson Instagram: @shelbywrobertson
Micah Garcia (aka The Stuck Duck) Instagram: @mrg_thestuckduck
Victor Irrizary Instagram: @vodlines
Chinh Potter https://sinpotter.com/
Monster Comics will be open from 10-5 on FCBD!
Kevin Gawthrope CBCS Authorized Facilitator/Dealer Co-Owner, Collectors Choice Comics, LLC
T: 480.205.2712 E: Kevin@CollectorsChoiceComics.com
Thanks for the info Kevin, I will update accordingly!