Dark Horse Comics celebrates 100,000 Facebook fans with free comics!

The fans have done it! 100,000 fans on Facebook and now Dark Horse is giving away 4 of their latest digital releases to fans for a limited time! Be sure to catch these while you can, they had a similar event mid-March but those copies in their post have expired.

Check out the list:

Conan: Queen of the Black Coast #1
The Guild: Zaboo
Lobster Johnson: The Burning Hand #1
Prototype 2: The Anchor Part 1

Congratulations to Dark Horse Comics on their accomplishment, we’ll keep an eye out to see what happens when they hit their next milestones as well.

Also if you haven’t checked out Dark Horse Comics on Facebook just click the link and head over.

Before Watchmen arrive at Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

Comic fans living or visiting the LA Region on April 21st might want to take note that Jim Lee, Dan DiDio and Geoff Boucher will be at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books to talk about the new mini-series Before Watchmen coming out this summer from DC. It will be an opportunity to catch up on the story and information going into the new series long before it hits retail. The panel will kick off at 1:oo pm though and Geoff Boucher will act as moderator for the event.

Event details:

  • Location: USC School for Cinematic Arts
  • Date: Saturday April 21st, 2012
  • Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
  • Panel kicks off at 1:00 pm
  • Watchmen Director’s Cut shows after at 2:00pm

Space is limited so if you want to get tickets check out the reserve page to order your panel pass and get some cool perks in the process including a poster.

Link: DC Comics News | LA Times Festival of Books

Image gears up with exclusives for Emerald City Comicon

Emerald City Comicon at the Washington State Convention Center is coming up on March 30 – April 1, if you’re going to be in Seattle at the time or live in the area you can catch these goods from Image Comics.

Bloodstrike #26 is one of their first offerings, a relaunch title from Tim Seely and Franchesco Gaston, the exclusive cover version will be available at Image booth #310 for $5. The Activity #4 will also be on hand in #C-09 with a special night vision cover for $10, goggles not included. Skullcrushers will have limited variant editions at the Comic Legends Legal Defense Fund for issue #13 in #C-11 for $10 each and it will be available before the regular retail release hits shelves. Finally, Alpha Girl #2 will have a convention exclusive cover, while this won’t be released before it hits retail it’s still equally as collectible and cool though and will be at the Image booth #310 for $5.


The Walking Dead fans will get a huge treat as the ECCC exclusive T will be available with a custom illustration by Charlie Adlard, mens and womens sizes will be available at the ECCC show booth #514, sizes will set you back $20, if that isn’t your thing, you can get an Image Heroes shirt with the program guide cover image on it for $20 but it only comes in unisex form.


If shirts aren’t your thing at all you can score that image on an 11×17 poster for $20 but it’s limited to a run of 300 so get it fast or you’ll just be staring at the sample poster. Jeremy Haun will also have an exclusive The Darkness print with Jackie on top of the Space Needle overlooking the city. It is signed by Jeremy Haun for $20, the print is also in 11×17 form and limited to 300 copies.


The Infinite Horizon will also be on hand in all its glory, the retelling will take place in a near future scenario and carries 186 pages of goodness, on top of that, Image is releasing it to ECCC fans before the April 11th release date so fans can enjoy the tale early for going. It packs a $20 tag and can be found over at #P-03.

If none of that sells you, the new Image / Shadowline series Debris will have a free poster at the Image booth #310.