Batman Day Returns on September 26
DC Comics‘ “Batman Day” is back by popular demand! The special day honors one of the most iconic Super Heroes of all time. It’s a day of all things Batman, from comics to video games and more, and DC Comics wants to get the word out about the festivities taking place at comic book shops, bookstores, schools, libraries and other retail partners.
In honor of “Batman Day” fans will receive a free copy of Batman Endgame Special Edition #1 with an 8-page preview of the upcoming Batman and Robin Eternal. Some retailers will carry free, exclusive variant covers for Batman Endgame Special Edition #1 creating a bit of a game for the day that Batman might love. You’ll need to head to Barnes & Noble, Best Buy, Books a Million, FYE, Gamestop, Hastings, Hot Topic, Spencers, Apple iTunes, Amazon, ComiXology, Google Play and Nook to get them all. Many of these retailers will also offer fun promotional giveaways and special deals on Batman products.
“Batman Day” partners include Warner Bros. Consumer Products with licensees Bendon, Capstone, Penguin Random House, Scholastic, and DK Publishing, as well as DC Collectibles, WaterTower Music, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. There’ll be digital and physical promotions at various stores and locations.
Baltimore Comic-Con is the place to be with signings and meet-and-greets with top Batman talent like Scott Snyder, Greg Pak, Jimmy Palmiotti, Amanda Conner, Peter Tomasi, Cully Hammer, and Klaus Janson. Additional Batman day signings include acclaimed artist and DC Entertainment Co-Publisher Jim Lee (Los Angeles), Greg Capullo (Guilderland, NY), Tom King (Baltimore), Paul Dini (Los Angeles), Tim Seeley (Chicago), Dan Jurgens (St. Paul), Brenden Fletcher (Toronto, ON), Sean Murphy (Brooklyn) Len Wein (Los Angeles), Chris Burnham (Burbank), Ray Fawkes (Toronto, ON), Pat Gleason (St. Paul), Brian Buccellato (Los Angeles), Kyle Higgins (Los Angeles), Matt Manning (Asheville, NC), Daniel Wallace (Eden Prarie, MN), with many more to be announced.
“Batman Day” takes place Saturday, September 26.