This Saturday is Free Comic Book Day and Orange County has a lot of comic book shops with special events and activities for you and family. Sure, you’ll get your free comic books but so much more. Also, consider that at many of the stores there’s a limit to the number of free comic books that you can take. Visit several stores to get the full set of free books.
Beach Ball Comics (Anaheim, CA) – Appearance by My Little Pony Artist, Amy Mebberson (11 am to 2 pm). She’s there to sign your copies of MLP, Sesame Street or any other issues you may have.
Biggy’s Comics and Games (Westminster, CA) – Biggy’s sale and raffle
Comic Book Hideout (Fullerton, CA) – Bring the kids to meet R2-D2 and Wall*E courtesy of the Astromechs Builders Club from 12 to 1PM!
Comic Hero University (Fullerton, CA) – Georges Jeanty, artist of the current Serenity comics as well as the Joker’s Daughter one shots, for signing, sketches, and whatever else he wants to do! He will be on hand from 4pm-8pm!
ComicQuest (Lake Forest, CA) – Sale on everything. 25% on all T-shirts, 20% Sale on all Trade Paper Backs (the collected comics in book form), 20% on all Statues, 20% on all back issues, 25% on all comic supplies (bags, boards, dividers)
ImprovCity (Irvine, CA) – Not a comic book store, but they are giving away comic book during their improv comedy show. They have shows at 7:30 and 8:30 p.m.
Nuclear Comics (Laguna Hills, CA) – FREE COMICS, ARTIST SIGNINGS, FREE SKETCHES, HUGE SALE!
Realm Games & Comics (Brea, CA) -Face Painting till 3pm, Heroclix Demos till 2pm, Coloring Contest all day, Costume Contest. $20 Gift Card to winners in 3 age groups, 12 and under, 13-17, 18 and older, Sale on all Backstock comics, 20% off all graphic novels and toys.
Trinity Comics (Fountain Valley, CA) – 50% all back issues.