Free Comic Book Day Returns to May in 2022
Diamond Comic Distributors has announced that Free Comic Book Day (FCBD), one of the comic book industry’s most beloved and anticipated celebrations, will return to its traditional “First Saturday in May” date in 2022. The celebration is set to take place at local comic shops across the U.S. on Saturday, May 7, 2022.
The event has been disrupted these past two years due to COVID with cancellations and very up in the air plans that often changed from store to store. The first Saturday in May has become a modern tradition and is a great opportunity for fans for visit their local comic shops to celebrate and support them.
Free Comic Book Day 2022 will feature forty-five free titles available at participating local comic shops. The titles will be comprised of eleven gold and thirty-four silver sponsor titles. Titles will be announced to the public in December and will appear in the January 2022 edition of the PREVIEWS catalog.