Free Comic Book Day returns to Stadium Comics on Saturday May 2nd – and we’re holding one of the LARGEST events in North America, right here in Brampton! It’s our most action-packed day of the year! Click Here to see photos from last year’s event.
Free Comic Book Day is held annually on the first Saturday in May. On that day, Stadium Comics will give away THOUSANDS of FREE COMICS to anyone who comes into the store that day, no strings attached! Those of you who have attended a Free Comic Book Day before know how awesome it is. For those who haven’t attended yet: just wait till you see what we have in store for you!
Check out all the free comics by watching the video below!
In addition to the Free Comics, we’re known for bringing out some fantastically talented comic book creators to sign and sketch in our Artists’ Alley located in the huge STAPLES COURT area adjacent to our store! It’s going to be the biggest collection of comic artists and writers the mall has ever seen! Attending our event will be:
TY TEMPLETON – Canadian Comic Book Hall of Famer & creator on books such as Batman Adventures, Batman 66 meets Green Hornet, Ultimate Spider-Man, The Simpsons, and just about every other comic that you have ever loved!
JAMAL CAMPBELL – A member of the GTA’s “From a Hat” collective, Jamal has had huge success in the comics scene in the last 6 months, illustrating covers for Marvel’s Amazing Spider-Man, Spider-Verse, Spider-Verse Team Up, Inhumans, and more!
“FEARLESS” FRED KENNEDY – Aside from his duties on Edge 102.1 and Teletoon at Night, Fred is an extremely talented comic book creator whose credits include Fourth Planet, Teuton, True Patriot, Monstrosity, and much more!
MARCO D’ALFONSO – Anyone who has seen Marco at a convention is always drawn in by his awesome mash-ups..He’s also colored several Marvel Comics books such as Elektra & All New X-Men, and recently did covers
for DC Comics’ Harley Quinn and Movie Variants!
JUST ADDED – ALEX MILNE – Alex has had a long career in comics drawing everyone’s favourite Robots in Disguise. Alex has drawn just about every Transformer, every generation of Transformer (G1, Movie, Animated), and is currently the series artist on IDW Comics’ Transformers: More than Meets The Eye.
JUST ADDED – RICHARD ZAJAC – Richard is a professional artist working with companies like DC Comics on titles like Batwing, Huntress, Savage Hawkman, as well as Maze Runner, G.I. Joe, and Michael Turner’s Soulfire. In addition, Richard is a very talented painter and pin-up aritst!
Also joining us in our ARTISTS’ ALLEY:
RICKY LIMA, SHANE HERON, JAHNOY LINDSAY, TE’SHAWN DWYER, DYLAN BURNETT, MATT SIMAS, CHRISTOPHER YAO, MADDSKETCH, ANTHONY RUTTGAIZER, ALVARO CRUZ, TOBY MEDEIROS, GEORGE TODOROVSKI, CHRIS HATZOPOULOS, RENE VRIENDS, DYL KLOEPFER, SHAWN DALEY, MEMBERS OF SPENT PENCILS, and MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED!
There will be lots of great cosplayers on hand as well to take pictures with! Why not come in costume yourself? Details coming soon.
And naturally, we’ll be holding our BIGGEST SALE OF THE YEAR to thank you all for coming! Our Free Comic Book Day sales and doorcrashers are legendary. We’ve been working hard ever since the last Free Comic Book Day ended to put together an AMAZING set of doorcrashers together for you, and we think you’ll be blown away by what we have in store. Stay tuned!