Celebrate Free Comic Book Day 2019 on Saturday, May 4th!

This Saturday, May 4th, is Free Comic Book Day all across the country! Comic book stores nationwide will be offering special edition free comics from Marvel, DC Comics, IDW, and more.

Plus, many stores boast awesome sales on back issues, games, and collectibles, and even host store signings with some of your favorite comic creators! Be sure to celebrate with your local comic store and check out all the free comics, cosplay, and other cool deals available only on Free Comic Book Day.

This year, there are 51 different titles to enjoy on Free Comic Book Day. Here are just a few FCBD books that we’re most excited about.


Marvel is offering a Spider-Man comic, with both Miles Morales and Peter Parker, teaming up (or facing off?) in a brand new original Venom story by comics writer and friend of Sideshow Donny Cates.


IDW is sharing a Star Wars Adventures comic with Han Solo and Chewbacca,  It looks like they’re ready to get into quite a dangerous fight, and we’re here for it.


DC Comics is offering an incredibly fun book called Dear Justice League, where the world’s finest heroes answer mail from their biggest fans. On the cover, we can see Superman, Wonder Woman, Flash, Cyborg, Batman, Aquaman, Green Lantern, and Hawkgirl, all ready to answer the most pressing questions today’s comic book reading kids have!


Marvel‘s Gold Comic offering is an Avengers story that helps all sorts of Marvel fans get acquainted with the newest version of this iconic super team. On the cover, we see Captain America, Black Panther, Thor, Blade, She-Hulk, Ghost Rider, Captain Marvel, and Iron Man. This is perfect for those of you who are dying to have more Marvel action after Avengers: Endgame.


Titan Comics is sharing a Doctor Who comic that helps introduce readers to the series along with the Thirteenth Doctor, the newest face of the franchise. Step into this exciting TARDIS ride and don’t miss this comic! This issue was written by comics writer Jody Houser, who joined Jeff May for a special episode of Sideshow’s Side Show!


DC Comics is sharing a chapter of their unique graphic novel that follows 15 year old Selina Kyle, and shares a beautiful story revealing part of how she became Catwoman.


IDW is also publishing a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comic that will have a thrilling fight between our favorite heroes in a half-shell, Splinter, and Karai as they fight for control of the Foot Clan.


This year, Udon Entertainment is publishing another Street Fighter comic, Sakura vs. Karin. These two characters will be fighting “in both jabs and joysticks,” and we couldn’t be more ready to see it!


Dynamite Entertainment is offering a Vampirella comic, celebrating its 50th year anniversary relaunch! This is Vampirella #0!


We hope that you go out and support your local comic book stores on this fantastic Free Comic Book Day on May 4th. Use our Store Locator to find a participating Sideshow retailer near you!

Saturday is also May the 4th, the Star Wars theme day for our Collect a Day May 2019, which means we’ll be celebrating Free Comic Book Day a day late! Be sure to show us your FCBD haul for Sideshow’s Collect A Day May on Sunday, May 5th!

Post your entries for a chance to win a Wonder Woman Comic Concept Sixth Scale. Check out our Collect A Day May 2019 blog for more official rules, then go to Sideshow on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram and play along for your chance to win!

Tell us how you are celebrating FCBD 2019 in the comments, and don’t forget to Let your Geek Sideshow!