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    Heroic Warrior
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    Happy Free Comic Book Day

    Hey see noone has started a thread yet so I thought I would get the ball rolling really good choices this year. How did everyone do?
    I managed to get
    Burt Ward boy wonder
    Green Lantern/Young Justice
    Supeman family adventures (other sider of GL and YJ flipbook)
    Spider-man season one
    The Smurfs/Tinkerbell flipbook
    The New 52
    The Avengers-Age of Ultron
    Donald Duck Family comics
    Transformers Regeneration one 80.5

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    Mouse Guard with Labyrinth and other tales hardback
    Voltron Force
    Transformers
    The Smurfs and Tinkerbell
    Lady Death
    the New 52
    Spider-man
    Buffy The Vampire slayer
    Apparently I got two Star Wars/Serenity (my store had many things with both covers showing)
    Green lantern and Young Justice with Superman Family
    The Avengers age of Ultron

    I also picked up Legend of Drizzt Neverwinter Tales Hardback.

    Hastings had buy two bagged and boarded comics get a 3rd free and 5.99 used trades, sadly two weeks ago they cleared out almost 75% of their trade stock so there wasn't much to choose from.
    One Gum Drop to rule them all, One Gum Drop to find them,
    One Gum Drop to bring them all and in the sweetness bind them
    In the Land of Candy where the Gingerbreads lie.
    -Tag line for the Candy Land Movie Adaptation

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    I forgot that was today. By the time I went out, everything was already gone. I mainly just wanted Transformers #80.5.
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    I posted what I've gotten in the Latest non-MOTU toy/item score.

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    Happy free comic book day.

    I got green lantern animated/young justice
    The new 52!
    donald duck family x2 (ooops got an extra one by accident)
    sonic the hedgehog
    worlds of aspen 2012
    the guild
    avengers age of ultron
    spider-man season one
    the intrinsic
    top shelf kids club
    revival/guarding the globe/it-girl and theatomics
    bongo comicsthe smurfs
    atomic robo
    finding gossamyr
    jurassic strike force 5

    Not suppose to take that many but I could. Probably because I'm a regular.

    A co-worker wanted me to hook him up but I will let him look at what I got because you could only have one of each.

    There was a radio station at the shop. and they had a travia contest going on to win gift cards. the question was who was the founding members of the avengers. pictures was taken and they had t-shirts of lee/john's Justice league for sale.

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    Man did I hit the jackpot today. I was suppose to get six (the store limit is 3, plus additional ones if you donate a canned good), but my mom gave me her three free ones. Here are the following comics I've gotten:
    *Mouse Guard: Labyrinth and Other Stories
    *Donald Duck Family Comics
    *3 Adventure Time comics (2 I had to pay for because they came out recently)
    *Finding Gossamyr
    *The Infernal Devices Clockwork Angel
    *Spiderman season 1
    *Star Wars
    *The New 52 (a comic book featuring Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman)
    *Lady Death the Beginning
    *Popeye (I had to pay this one too because it was recent).

    Here's the other stuff I got:
    *Thor FCBD figure (free at the comic book store)

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    Got the FCBD Avatar the Last Airbender comic...

    And a near mint and complete loose Snake Face (vintage)!!! 25% off on toys today too!!! Hehe, so happy! Only need about 10 more vintage figs to have a complete US released collection!
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    I never lived in such close proximity to SO MANY comic book stores before moving to Ohio. It has become tradition to go to the closet 10 LCS. I enjoy going to different comic shops and buying at least one new book in thanks for the freebees. My goal is to get a full set as it forces me to read that which I normally wouldn't. I have fallen in love with SOOOO many great titles! Unfortunately I got a later start then I had planed so I missed out on a lot of the freebies. I got to a couple places and had a lot of fun with the local Star Wars cosply group, the 501st. I purchased the last copy of SAGA Vol. 1 ($10, such a great price!) and Son of Merlin #1-#3 One shop was having 30% off back issues so filled in some holes in my Invincible collection! I got the #75 Incentive cover for a great deal! Also got the video game Injustice:Gods Among Us for nearly half off at Toys R Us thanks to a Stormtrooper for telling me about the sale!

    My FCBD haul: (sorry for all caps, I'm lazy and C/P from the site's non printable list]
    INFINITY
    ITS AN UGLY DOLL COMIC & OTHER STUFF
    SESAME STREET & STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE
    TMNT NEW ANIMATED ADVENTURES
    WALKING DEAD SPECIAL (Net) (MR)
    ACTION TIME BUDDIES
    APHRODITE IX #1
    AVENGERS ASSEMBLE HULK AGENTS OF SMASH #1
    FANTAGRAPHICS PRINCE VALIANT
    JUDGE DREDD CLASSICS
    MASS EFFECT KILLJOYS RIPD
    TOP SHELF KIDS CLUB

    Quote Originally Posted by wolfsfang View Post
    My local comic store is participating tomorrow so hopefully I can get along, however it is also my nephews 12 birthday so I guess I should go and wish him all the best as well...

    comics or nephew?

    Decisions

    Decisions

    Decisions
    So how upset was the kid when you didn't show up? ;-)

    Quote Originally Posted by midor View Post
    3. Take your Nephew to FCBD
    FCBD is ALWAYS more fun with kids!

    Quote Originally Posted by Dr Kain View Post
    I got the only two things I cared about, Judge Dredd and 2000 AD. The rest were crap.
    The FCBD offerings or the selection available at your LCS?

    Quote Originally Posted by He-Dad View Post
    he chose the Back to the Future and Ghostbuster Movie posters.....I was so proud......he's 7....lol.
    Son of He-Dad has great taste in wall art!
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    Disney Fairies, and Steampunk OZ were also not at my store. The last few years we got the whole selection of titles this year we missed some really good ones.
    One Gum Drop to rule them all, One Gum Drop to find them,
    One Gum Drop to bring them all and in the sweetness bind them
    In the Land of Candy where the Gingerbreads lie.
    -Tag line for the Candy Land Movie Adaptation

    There are sentences I should just stay a way from. - The Doctor

    Rob Liefeld isn't a comic artist, he's a women's clothing designer. Think about it

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    My local shops said they had a better turn out then the year before hope it keeps growing, I started early got a good haul
    world of archie
    strawberry shortcake
    Disney fairies
    prince valiant
    star wars
    spongebob
    bongo free for all
    kaboom
    smurfs
    tmnt
    superman
    avengers/hulk

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    I managed to pick up Superman, Judge Dredd, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and The Walking Dead
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