Free Comic Book Day has turned into pretty big annual event, which takes places in May. But did you know there is a similar event in October? For the last few years Halloween ComicFest has taken place at comic shops around the country. Like its sister event, Free Comic Book Day, fans can head to their local comic shop on Halloween day to get free comics from many various publisher, big and small.
One such publisher is VIZ Media. This year they are offering a pair of free manga samplers. Look for these two special Halloween ComicFest free samplers featuring an excerpt from Junji Ito’s critically acclaimed manga short story anthology, Fragments of Horror, and a preview of the just-released new All-Ages supernatural adventure series, Yo-Kai Watch.
For more information and a list of participating retailers, please visit: www.halloweencomicfest.com.