I Foresee LOTS of Cosplay Activity
Capitalizing on the success of 2014’s Dark Knight Day — celebrating the character’s 75th anniversary — DC Comics is bringing back Batman Day on September 26 for another cross-country event filled with exclusive comics, retailer giveaways and comic book creator signing.
Local comic book shops, libraries and bookstores will give away free copies of Batman Endgame: Special Edition #1, which includes an 8-page preview of the upcoming Batman and Robin Eternal. What’s more, select comic retailers will offer a variant edition of the book. DC is eapaninf beyond the usual outlets to partner with Best Buy, Hot Topic, ComiXology, Google Play and more to participate as well.
The day also coincides with Baltimore Comic-Con where creators Scott Snyder, Greg Pak, Jimmy Palmiotti, Amanda Conner, Peter Tomasi and more will be signing. Other creators will be signing across the U.S. and in Toronto, ON, at various outlets, including Jim Lee in Los Angeles, Greg Capullo in Guilderland, NY, Tim Seeley in Chicago and more.
Retailers will also have their own special celebratory events and giveaways and contests going on. Visit your local comic shop for specific retailer details and check out the Official DC Comics Batman Day website for more details.
Will you be participating in this year’s activities?
courtesy of Comic Book Resources