More comics goodness -- this time for Free Comic Book Day, coming up May 2,2009 -- from comics creators in the El Paso/Juarez region via this press release:
Free Comic Book Day: The Christmas of Comics, to promote literacy and art through the medium of comics and to inspire thousands, nay, millions to get out and visit their local shops is upon us, MAY 2nd 2009!
This year, Adversary Comix and 656 Comics is doing something unheard of, unprecedented, and just really kick ass and cool! Nothing like this has ever been done before, so we’ve gotta set the trend and hopefully this will become the norm. with the recession in full effect it’s tough to get your books for a low price, but how does free sound, well we’re gonna sweeten the deal even more as we present the first COMIC BOOK CD made in EL PASO, TX and CD.JUAREZ CHIH!!!!!
The digital age is upon us, we download music and movies like mad, and comics are headed in the digital direction, major companies are seeing the trend and striking while the iron is hot, and since we at Adversary and 656 enjoy breaking borders, we’re throwing our hat in the ring as well!
We are giving away a CD with over 25 comics and previews in it.Yes you heard right! Why only get one or two free comics on FCBD, when you can get over 25!
We are mixing media and technology to bring to you just a sample of all the work that 656 Comics and Adversary Comics has put out!Here is a sampling of what we’ll be handling out on FCBD!:
El Valiente vs La Momia Robotica
Los Meksmen vs Zombi Kid part 1
Zombi RiderEl Comiquero #1
El Comiquero Verano
Mar de Locura
8x8 Short Stories
Terror infonavit, a 24 hour comic
Las Chicas Clave 1-4
And the premiere of:
A Year Without a Summer
And previews of
BATTERY ACID: Tales of the Strange Sort
INFESTACION: Hell’s Pass 1-3INFESTACION 1-4
The FCBD CD will be given away at our signing @ Dave’s Comics located at 5360 N. Mesa St.
El Paso, TX 79912(915) 875-8600 Soon to be renamed Asylum Comics.
And on top of that, the CD will have a free sketch on the label! But wait that’s not the best part, the best part is that even if you can’t make it to El Paso to our signing to receive a CD, you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
and WE WILL SEND YOU A COPY FOR FREE!
And did I mention that the whole stable of Adversary and 656 artists will be there AND that BATTERY ACID: TALES OF THE STRANGE SORT WILL BE ON SALE?!And on top of that! ADVERSARY COMIX: AGENTS OF THE PARANORMAL will be on hand to answer your paranormal questions and read your future, there will be Pinup Models and a LIVE ART JAM and free giveaways and trivia, and direct from Los Angeles, P.H.A.T.M Death squad will be belting out the tunes till the cops shut us down!
So join us if you can and see what FREE COMIC BOOK DAY should be like, the ADVERSARY/656 way!Whew! And then the after party afterwards? We are going to keep going till the break of dawn!
-- YOUR IMAGINATION IS NOT THE ENEMY!