We were surprised and delighted to have the stars of The Tube Family--the beloved YouTubers--attend our 2019 Free Comic Book Day Festival....
Saturday, April 27, 2013
The FCBD edition of "The Remainz: Head Hunters" is in limited supply and will be available on Saturday, May 4, while supplies last.
The Remainz shares the comedic adventures of a band of zombies -- no, not like a tribe of zombies, but a musical group.
For more from Neil Riehle, visit his Wallop Comics Facebook page or The Remainz website.
Friday, April 26, 2013
|"Hulk Smashed" by Mike Gray, PencilForHire.com|
Even the Hulk Can't Handle These Discounts!
Here's what you have to look forward to on Free Comic Book Day, Saturday, May 4, 2013.
(These Prices Are Ridiculous!!)
- Up to $5 ONLY .50 cents
- &5.01 - $10 ONLY $1
- $10.01 - $15 ONLY $2
- $15.01 + 75% OFF
Graphic Novels & Statues: 25% OFF
|All FCBD 2013 Titles|
Take One of Each Comic Book at Empire's Comics VaultOf course, at Empire's we let you take one of each title that you'd like to read!
If you're not so lucky as to live in Sacramento, you may have visit multiple shops to get all the titles you want. I know I've done that before, and it's a fun way to spend the day.
We put together these two checklists for you -- one for all titles and one for the kids.
|KIDS 2013 FCBD Titles|
Click The Free Comic Book Day Checklist You Want to Download
The world just can't seem to get enough of Anya "Huntress" and Stella "Power Girl." You'll recall they entered the Diamond Comics Costume Contest back in October 2012.
Huntress had won a costume contest locally, and Power Girl won the Diamond contest. After that, we just had to throw them a party!
And that was that!
Sacramento Super-Powered Sisters Now Internet Famous
But it wasn't. The internets -- including The Mary Sue, Gail Simone, and Watch TV with Me -- found them.
And that was that!
But not anymore. Boing Boing covered artist Alex Law's rendition of the girls and their costumes that he posted on his Tumblr blog. It appears to have made its way to CinemaBlend.com, and from there, to The Huffington Post, and finally to the known world!
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Second Annual Mini-Con at Empire's Comics Vault's Free Comic Book Day CelebrationWe're proud to announce the line up of special guests -- all Sacramento locals -- who will be at our Mini-Con:
- Melissa Pagluica, Freelance artist, Creator/artist of Above The Clouds comic
- Eben Burgoon and D. Bethel of the webcomic Eben07
- Eric Nguyen, Artist/co-creator of Strange Girl and Gigantic
- John Cottrell, Artist, has provided work for Dark Horse, Adam Carolla Podcast, and others
- Krysten Reis, 2D Animator, Concept Artist, Illustrator
- Jason Dube, Artist, Comic Book Creator and Publisher, Scattered Comics
- Star Wars Storm Trooper CT8476, aka, Myke Soler, and the Vader's Fist: 501st Legion
- Sac City Rollers roller derby atheletes
- The Syndicate
- Mach Yeager, Artist/writer of Digger Jones Adventurer, Art Director of Arch Enemy Entertainment. Also featured in the Yowling Anthology of Random & Neato Stories (YARNS), available at Empire's Comics Vault.
- Danny Scheible, "Crazy Art Genius" of Tapigami
Join us to meet these amazing locals and to score your free comic books. Remember, you can take one copy of each book that you plan on reading, but only 1 of each, please. There's also going to be an amazing sale. Stay tuned for more details soon.
Thursday, April 4, 2013
Free Comic Book Day Mini-Con 2013 at Empire's Comics VaultThis year will mark our 2nd annual FCBD Mini-Con. Of course, we've always celebrated FCBD but last year we added a mini comic book convention to showcase local talent. More details to come, so watch our blog or join our mailing list to stay in the loop. The store opens at 9 a.m. on FCBD. Rumor has it that the Sac City Rollers will be there in the morning... See you there. But wait! There's more...
Monday, April 1, 2013
April Fools! Hahaha.
|Awwww... did you fall for our little trick?|
Sorry, there are not really any free movie passes, just this here little bitty April Fools joke. Ok, ok, now we feel a little bit bad for what we've done, so here's a video from Ben that tells you how to get a special offer just for falling for this silly gag.
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