Yes, yes — our first official giveaway! First of all; Happy Free Comic Book Day! It’s that day of the year again where we, comic book lovers, storm out to our local comic book stores and grab selected comics…for free. There’s no catch. You can literally show up, take a few comic books and leave.
But that’s not the purpose of this day. We celebrate Free Comic Book Day for all the comic book stores out there. Sure, go ahead and grab the awesome free comics that the super talented creators made for you. However we strongly encourage you to use this day (well, not just this day but you get my point) to support your local stores. Keep them alive. Buy that limited edition Batman hard cover book you always wanted. Or that neat Flash back cover for your kids. It’s important to remember that comics aren’t only on the big screen. Comics were born on paper, created by overly creative people. Support them in any way you can.
So anyway, off to the interesting stuff. I visited my local comic book store today (5 minutes away, thank you universe) and it was packed. That made me so happy. Tiny place, filled with guys. I was the only girl in there. I tried not to freak out whilst trying to find my already low level social skills somewhere in my purse. I succeeded. Taken away by the distinct smell of fresh comics, I spent a solid good hour in there.
Propcake, from its very start, has been focused on people who like comics and/or appreciate the comic book community. That’s why I thought it’d be nice if the first giveaway of Propcake was full of superheroes.
Let’s see what I got for you.
OVERWHELMING, AMIRITE? Let’s see them in detail.
Iron Man Poster Book
This is pretty self-explanatory. Full of vibrant lovely posters thingy. Though I’m not sure I would use any of these on my wall (they’re too beautiful to tear away).
Iron Man & Captain America Keychains
I have the irrestistible urge to squeeze them but I won’t because I like you guys. I don’t want to ruin them.
BUT SERIOUSLY LOOK AT THEM. BLESS THEM.
‘Free Comic Book Day’ Comics
These I got for free (I mean the “FREE COMIC BOOK DAY” tag gives that away). I want you to have them.
- Serenity/Hellboy/Aliens – FIREFLY CLASS 03-K64 (Chris Roberson, Stephen Byrne, Joss Whedon)
- Suicide Squad #1 (Adam Glass, Frederico Dallocchio, Ransom Getty, Scott Hanna, Val Staples)
- Civil War II #1 (Brian Michael Bendis, Jim Cheung, John Dell, Justin Ponsor)
- Avatarex – DESTROYER OF DARKNESS (Grant Morrison, Jeevan J. Kang)
- Doctor Who – FOUR DOCTORS SPECIAL (Various writers for each story)
To enter the giveaway:
We are looking to grow our community so we would really appreciate it if you followed our journey there by following/liking our channels. However, we are not forcing you to do so in order to win.
➡ For the Iron Man/Captain America keychains
Quote this tweet and mention the person you’d like to share the keychains with. You & your friend will win these two.
Winner: Two people
➡ For the comic books
Like & Share this Facebook post. Bonus points if you tag a friend in the comments.
Winner: One person
➡ For the Iron Man Poster Book
Like this Instagram post. Simple as that. Bonus points if you tag a friend in the comments.
Full terms and conditions can be found here.
The giveaway is OPEN worldwide until May 9th 14:00 GMT. The winners will be contacted via social media respectively in order to collect their mailing addresses. Seriously, good luck to everyone! Thanks for sticking by.