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One of the goals of Free Comic Book Day is to reach out to those individuals unfamiliar with the comic book specialty market, not to mention a comic book shop. So, every year those behind Free Comic Book Day launch a massive promotional campaign that heralds the event and spreads the good word of comics to potential readers everywhere.

What is Free Comic Book Day? A video overview of the worldwide celebration of comics and comic culture.















Free Comic Book Day Covered by CNN

Free Comic Book Day 2013 at Flying Colors Comics!

 Actor Mark Hamill promotes Free Comic Book Day 2015!


Actor Robin Lord Taylor from FOX TV's Gotham promotes Free Comic Book Day!


The Comic Book Men promote Free Comic Book Day 2015!

Comic book legend, Stan Lee promotes Free Comic Book Day!


Jay Mewes, from the movie Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back likes Free Comic Book Day and wants everyone to check it out!


Reading activist and host of Reading Rainbow LeVar Burton encourages parents and kids to check out Free Comic Book Day!


Hugh Jackman, The Wolverine, encourages people to visit their local comic shop on May 4th, 2013.















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Heroes star Milo Ventimiglia Talks FCBD10 in a fun, extended promo video.


Hugh Jackman, star of X-Men Origins: Wolverine talks about Free Comic Book Day, and the importance of comics in fighting illiteracy.

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