Free Comic Book Day 2017
See locations and times below

Join us on 6th May for Free Comic Book Day!

There has never been a better time to discover comics! Want to get to the source on TV and movie smashes like Flash, Arrow, Supergirl, Guardians Of The Galaxy and Deadpool but don’t know where to start? Then visit Forbidden Planet on Saturday 6th May - Free Comic Book Day!

Free Comic Book Day is perfect for fans and newcomers alike – get a taste of the massive range of comics available. Join the comics revolution – discover comics for the first time or return to the fold to see what you’ve been missing.

We have bags of comics* to give away that will provide you with a perfect starting point. Discover characters including Wonder Woman, Rick & Morty, Judge Dredd plus Guardians Of The Galaxy and the other heroes (and villains) of the Marvel Universe!

Look out for the Forbidden Planet EXCLUSIVE variant of the Doctor Who title too, featuring the Doctor with new assistant, Bill!

PLUS: We have comic creators appearing in our stores across the UK, including Christian Ward, Alan Martin and the Doctor Who Comic creative team. Scroll down or click here for more details.

*One bag per customer, while stocks last. Only comics marked as Free Comic Book Day titles are free of charge.

Whatever you’re into – get into Forbidden Planet on Free Comic Book Day!

Locations and Times

  • Birmingham Megastore

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    <a href="https://forbiddenplanet.com/events/2017/05/06/christian-ward-signing-birmingham/">Join Christian Ward signing Black Bolt #1 from 1:00 - 2:00pm. Click here for more details.</a> <strong>You can pick up a free comic from The Library of Birmingham, Centenary Square, Broad Street too!</strong>

  • Bristol Megastore

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    <a href="https://forbiddenplanet.com/events/2017/05/06/cavan-scott-signing-tekken-issue-1/">Join Cavan Scott signing Tekken #1 from 1:00 - 2:00pm. Click here for more details.</a>

  • Cambridge Store

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  • Coventry Store

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  • Croydon Store

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  • Liverpool Store

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    <a href="https://forbiddenplanet.com/events/2017/05/06/neil-edwards-signing-torchwood-21/">Join Neil Edwards signing Torchwood 2.1 from 1:00 - 2:00pm. Click here for more details.</a>

  • London Megastore

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    <a href="https://forbiddenplanet.com/events/2017/05/06/join-us-doctor-who-free-comic-book-day-event/">Join Alex Paknadel and Simon Myers signing the Titan Comics’ Doctor Who FCBD, plus Caspar Wijngaard signing Assassin's Creed: Locus and Dan Watters signing Limbo, from 1:00 – 2:00pm. Click here for more details.</a> <strong>You can pick up a free comic at the following libraries!</strong> <strong>Hammersmith and Fulham:</strong> Askew Road, Shepherds Bush, Fulham and Hammersmith <strong>Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea:</strong> Kensington Central, Notting Hill Gate, Kensal, Brompton, North Kensington and Chelsea <strong>Westminster:</strong> Charing Cross, Church Street, Maida Vale, Marylebone, Paddington, Paddington Children’s, Pimlico, St John’s Wood, Queen’s Park, Victoria and Mayfair

  • Newcastle Megastore

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    <a href="https://forbiddenplanet.com/events/2017/05/06/alan-martin-signing-world-war-tank-girl-1/">Join Alan Martin signing our Exclusive Variant of World War Tank Girl. Click here for more details.</a>

  • Southampton Megastore

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