Heroes Landing in Clermont is one of thousands of comic book shops around the world celebrating the biggest day in the comic book industry and comic art form, Saturday, May 6th. On Free Comic Book Day, over 5.6 million comic books will be given away, introducing people to the wonders of comic books!
“The wide array of comic books being published today ensures that readers of all ages — children, teens, and adults – can find something appropriate that will stir their imaginations,” said Todd Merrick, owner of Heroes Landing.
Free Comic Book Day has proven to be a smashing success, spreading the word that comics are a terrific read. Even if you have never picked up a comic book, stop into Heroes Landing, because you never know what you will end up finding.
Additionally, Heroes Landing is proud to host local talent including artists Ron Cohee (Return of the Jedi Little Golden Book), Jon Pinto (Three Stooges, Stargate:Atlantis) and writer Mark Miller (Small World Global Protection Agency).
Regular updates, information about comic books, and a list of participating publishers and their free comics are all online at www.freecomicbookday.com.
Large crowds are anticipated. Each person gets 3 free comics. Come in costume and get 5 free comics.
Free Comic Book Day kicks off at 9 AM and runs until 7 PM at Heroes Landing, 12348 Roper Blvd., Clermont, FL 34711. Call 352-242-9636 or visit the store page on Facebook or www.heroeslanding.com for more information.