The Studio City Patch came out to talk to us about our plans for Free Comic Book Day!
It’s Free Comic Book day on Saturday—traditionally the first Saturday in May, and coincidentally (lately) the same time a big blockbuster comic-book style movie hits the theaters.
This year, of course, it’s The Avengers, expecting to blast off into the stratosphere as far as box office records.
But, in North Hollywood, a local dad is trying a new style of comic book promotions, linking up with The Federal, the Laemmle NoHo 7 Theaters, NE1 Skate Shop, The Knitting Factoryand all the places that comic book fans will be gathering this weekend.
“We’re going to try something that hasn’t been done before,” said Jud Meyers, whose daughter attends Carpenter Community Charter. “Rather than have a brick-and-mortar building where people come to browse comic books, we’re going to go to where the comic book fans are congregating, and try to reach them that way.”
You can read the whole article here.