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FREE COMIC BOOK DAY IS TOMORROW!

May 06, 2016 By: Rico Renzi Category: EVENTS, Free Comic Book Day

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FREE COMIC BOOK DAY IS TOMORROW!

Parking Notice!
Parking in lots on either side of Heroes is always OK

DO NOT park at Pecan Point! You will be towed/booted.

Other parking options near the store are:
Free on-street parking is available on 8th Street, 9th Street, Pecan, Clarice, Clement, & Greenway

Limited parking is also available across the street at the now closed Hare of the Dog (formerly known as the Philosopher’s Stone).

Come out tomorrow to meet amazing comic artists, get free comics and have a great time with your pals at Heroes Aren’t Hard To Find! Check out our awesome guest list below.

Creators will be signing from 1PM to 5PM (or longer at the creators’ discretion)

BRIDGIT CONNELL – Brother Nash
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KATY FARINA – Amazing World of Gumball
patreon.com/katyfarina

JOHN HAIRSTON JR – Painter
http://allcitystudios.com/

DUSTIN HARBIN – Behold! The Dinosaurs, Diary Comics
http://www.dharbin.com/

JASON LATOUR – Artist: Southern Bastards Writer: Spider-Gwen
Instagram.com/jasonlatour/

JACKIE LEWIS – Merry Men, Play Ball
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BUDD ROOT – Cavewoman

HOYT SILVA – Quatermain: Ghosts of the Nzadi
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BRIAN STELFREEZE – Black Panther, Day Men
https://twitter.com/Stelfreeze

RIAN SYGH – Artist: Regular Show, Stolen Forest
https://www.patreon.com/riansygh

CHRIS VISIONS – Dead Letters, Scarlet Witch, Spider-Gwen
chrisvisions.com

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FREE COMIC BOOK DAY IS THIS SATURDAY!

May 02, 2016 By: Rico Renzi Category: EVENTS, Free Comic Book Day

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Free Comic Book Day 2016 at Heroes is going to be our best yet! Come out THIS SATURDAY, May 7th to meet amazing comic artists, get free comics and have a great time with your pals at Heroes Aren’t Hard To Find! Check out our awesome guest list below.

Doors and free comics at 10AM
Creators will be signing from 1PM to 5PM (or longer at the creators’ discretion)

BRIDGIT CONNELL – Brother Nash
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KATY FARINA – Amazing World of Gumball
patreon.com/katyfarina

JOHN HAIRSTON JR – Painter
http://allcitystudios.com/

DUSTIN HARBIN – Behold! The Dinosaurs, Diary Comics
http://www.dharbin.com/

JASON LATOUR – Artist: Southern Bastards Writer: Spider-Gwen
Instagram.com/jasonlatour/

JACKIE LEWIS – Merry Men, Play Ball
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BUDD ROOT – Cavewoman

HOYT SILVA – Quatermain: Ghosts of the Nzadi
thehoyt.tumblr.com

BRIAN STELFREEZE – Black Panther, Day Men
https://twitter.com/Stelfreeze

RIAN SYGH – Artist: Regular Show, Stolen Forest
https://www.patreon.com/riansygh

CHRIS VISIONS – Dead Letters, Scarlet Witch, Spider-Gwen
chrisvisions.com

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FREE COMIC BOOK DAY :: THANK YOU!

May 08, 2015 By: Rico Renzi Category: EVENTS, Free Comic Book Day

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Thanks to all the great artists and comic fans for coming out to Free Comic Book Day at Heroes! Click through to our photo gallery and feel free to tag yourself and your friends!

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FREE COMIC BOOK DAY @ HEROES :: TOMORROW!

May 01, 2015 By: Rico Renzi Category: EVENTS, Free Comic Book Day

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Free Comic Book Day 2015 at Heroes is TOMORROW! Come out and meet amazing comic artists, get free comics and have a great time with your pals at Heroes Aren’t Hard To Find! Check out our awesome guest list below!

Unfortunately, Sanford Greene had to cancel his appearance this year.

Creators will be signing from 1PM to 5PM (or longer at the creators’ discretion)

Guest list:

RICHARD COMELY - Creator of Captain Canuck

BRIDGIT CONNELL – Brother Nash

JOEY ELLIS – Leaky Timbers

JOHN HAIRSTON JR – Painter

DUSTIN HARBIN – Behold! The Dinosaurs, Diary Comics

JASON LATOUR – Artist: Southern Bastards Writer: Spider-Gwen

FRANK MARTINEZ – Artist: The Highwind

HOYT SILVA – Artist: Quatermain: Ghosts of the Nzadi

BRIAN STELFREEZE – Artist: Day Men, Domino, Matador, Batman: Shadow of the Bat

RIAN SYGH – Artist: Regular Show, Stolen Forest, Munchkin, Teen Dog

CHRIS VISIONS – Artist: Dead Letters

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HEROES & HISTORY ON “THE SCOOP”

April 29, 2015 By: Rico Renzi Category: DISCUSS, EVENTS, Free Comic Book Day

1Check out this article by Scoop Editor Jeff Vaughn about the history of our current location and sign up for their weekly newsletter while you’re there! See you this Saturday for Free Comic Book Day!
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FREE COMIC BOOK DAY :: SATURDAY, MAY 02, 2015

March 13, 2015 By: Rico Renzi Category: EVENTS, Free Comic Book Day

FBcoverFCBDSave the date because Free Comic Book Day 2015 at Heroes is going to be our best yet! Come out on May 2nd to meet great comic artists, get free comics and have a great time with your pals at Heroes Aren’t Hard To Find! Full guest list and list of available comics coming soon!

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FREE COMIC BOOK DAY :: THANK YOU :: PHOTOS!

May 06, 2014 By: Rico Renzi Category: DISCUSS, EVENTS, Free Comic Book Day

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Thanks to everyone for coming out to Heroes for Free Comic Book Day! It was great to see you all! We’ve posted a bunch of our photos from the event on our Facebook page. Please feel free to tag yourself and all your friends!
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FREE COMIC BOOK DAY AT HEROES :: THIS SATURDAY!

May 01, 2014 By: Rico Renzi Category: EVENTS, Free Comic Book Day, Store Signings

FCBD_booksHere’s your guide to the FREE COMICS  we’ll have on hand this Saturday, May 3rd at our FCBD event! Doors open at 10AM; get here early to make sure you get the books you want! *Please be respectful of others when making your selections, supplies are limited and we want to make sure as many people as possible get the comics they want. Taking multiple copies of one title is not nice! Neither is pushing while in line. Be respectful of the people around you and we will all have a great time!

  • COMIC SHOP NEWS FCBD 2014 SPECIAL
  • 2000 AD SPECIAL
  • ADVENTURES OF JELLABY
  • ALL ROCKET RACCOON
  • ALL YOU NEED IS KILL TERRA FORMARS
  • ARCHIE DIGEST #1
  • ARMOR HUNTERS SPECIAL
  • ATOMIC ROBO & FRIENDS
  • BLEEDING COOL MAGAZINE
  • BONGO FREE-FOR-ALL
  • BUCK ROGERS
  • CBLDF PRESENTS RAISING A READER
  • COURTNEY CRUMRIN #1
  • DC THE NEW 52 FUTURES END SPECIAL EDITION
  • DEFEND COMICS
  • DARK HORSE AVATAR ITTY BITTY HELLBOY REXODUS
  • DARK HORSE PROJECT BLACK SKY
  • ENTROPY
  • EPIC #0
  • FINDING GOSSAMYR WAY OF THE BLADESLINGER
  • FUBAR ACE OF SPADES
  • GIANT-SIZE 4-COMIC BUNDLE
  • GRAPHIX SPOTLIGHT DUMBEST IDEA EVER
  • GRIMM FAIRY TALES #0
  • GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY
  • HATTER M FAR FROM WONDER
  • HELLO KITTY SURPRISE
  • HIP HOP FAMILY TREE TWO-IN-ONE
  • INTRINSIC VOL 2
  • IPSO FACTO
  • KABOOM SUMMER BLAST
  • LES MISERABLES FALL OF FANTINE
  • MAGIC WIND
  • MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS
  • MOUSE GUARD LABYRINTH RUST HC
  • OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK MARKETPLACE
  • PREVIEWSWORLD SPECTACULAR
  • RISE OF THE MAGI
  • SCAM CROSSWORDS #0
  • SCRATCH 9
  • SHERWOOD TX BOONDOCK SAINTS DOUBLE FEAT
  • SHOWA HISTORY OF JAPAN
  • SKYWARD & MIDNIGHT TIGER
  • SONIC THE HEDGEHOG MEGA MAN FLIPBOOK #1
  • SPONGEBOB FREESTYLE FUNNIES
  • STEAM WARS
  • STREET FIGHTER #0
  • TEEN TITANS GO #1 SPEC ED
  • THE SMURFS
  • THE TICK
  • TOP SHELF KIDS CLUB
  • TRANSFORMERS VS GI JOE
  • UBER THE FIRST CYCLE
  • VALIANT UNIVERSE HANDBOOK
  • V-WARS
  • WALT DISNEY SCROOGE DONALD DUCK GRAVITY
  • WORLDS OF ASPEN
  • ZOMBIE TRAMP & EHMM THEORY

Our incredible list of comic creators will be signing and sketching from 1 – 5 (or longer at the creators’ discretion). Remember that free sketches are done at the discretion of artists, and are not guaranteed.

  • NATALIE ANDREWSON – Artist: Mamuana, Eris, Meanwhile
  • CHRIS BRUNNER – Artist: Loose Ends, Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight, The Ride
  • BRIDGIT CONNELL – Brother Nash
  • SHAWN CRYSTAL – Artist: Deadpool, Fantomex, Archer & Armstrong
  • JEREMY DALE – Writer/Artist: Skyward
  • SANFORD GREENE – Artist: Rotten Apple, Deadpool, Wonder Girl, Methodman GN
  • JOHN HAIRSTON JR – Painter
  • DUSTIN HARBIN – Boxes, Diary Comics
  • JASON LATOUR – Writer: Wolverine & The X-Men, Winter Soldier, Loose Ends Artist: Southern Bastards, B.P.R.D., Django Unchained
  • JACKIE LEWIS – Artist: Play Ball
  • JAY POTTS – Writer/Artist: World of Hurt, Atomech
  • BUDD ROOT – Writer/Artist: Cavewoman
  • ANDY RUNTON – Writer/Artist: Owly
  • HOYT SILVA – Artist: Quatermain: Ghosts of the Nzadi
  • BRIAN STELFREEZE – Artist: Day Men, Domino, Matador, Batman: Shadow of the Bat

In addition to all the Free Comics and great artists, we’ll also be debuting a brand new, never before touched sale stock on Saturday! More specifically, this is a 27 box dollar stock that happens to be in alpha-numeric order. That’s right, it’s all in alpha-numeric order! Buy single books for $1 or fill a long box for $250. We haven’t debuted anything like this in quite some time, so bring your back issue want lists and enjoy the ease of shopping through an organized stock.

PARKING: This is always a big question for FCBD attendees. We want you to know there are plenty of parking options for Saturday. You can park anywhere in the lots directly beside or behind Heroes without the threat of being towed. This includes in front of any of the businesses from Dollar General down to the former Florist, including the small lot on the other side of the Florist. Our neighbors are kind to let us use their spaces for their event, so please patronize them on Saturday. We would love for them to see a little extra business from our FCBD crowd. This is our largest store event of the year, and these lots may fill quickly. The good news is that Saturday’s weather is supposed to be perfect for the event. If and when these lots fill up, remember that you can park on any of the surrounding streets behind Heroes. 8th Street and beyond has plenty of on-street parking, and it’ll be a beautiful day to walk a block or two to Heroes.

There are a few places you cannot park. Those are the four spaces directly in front of the Laundry in the lot next to Heroes, and in any of the spaces across Pecan at Pecan Point. This includes all of the parking spaces in the shopping center including businesses like Anntony’s Caribbean, Bang Bang Burgers, and around to Sunflour Bakery. You will be towed at your own expense if you park in any of those spaces, so heed that warning now, and remember it on Saturday.

We expect hundreds of people to pass through Heroes on Saturday, but there are many more parking options for you this year. As with your actions in the store, we would appreciate you being respectful of our neighbors, parking lot, and neighborhood. This is a large and busy event, but it’s one designed to be enjoyed, and we can all work together to make sure that happens for everyone.

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FREE COMIC BOOK DAY @ HEROES :: SATURDAY, MAY 3, 2014

February 26, 2014 By: Rico Renzi Category: EVENTS, Free Comic Book Day

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Free Comic Book Day 2014 @ Heroes is going to be our best yet! Come out on May 3rd to meet great comic artists, get free comics and have a great time with your pals at Heroes Aren’t Hard To Find! Check out our awesome guest list below and please save the date!

  • CHRIS BRUNNER – Artist: Loose Ends, Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight, The Ride

  • SHAWN CRYSTAL – Artist: Deadpool, Fantomex, Archer & Armstrong

  • JEREMY DALEWriter/Artist: Skyward

  • SANFORD GREENE – Artist: Rotten Apple, Deadpool, Wonder Girl, Methodman GN

  • JOHN HAIRSTON JR – Painter: Native Tongues, 1962 :: The Age of Marvels

  • JASON LATOUR – Writer: Wolverine & The X-Men, Winter Soldier, Loose Ends Artist: Southern Bastards, B.P.R.D., Django Unchained

  • JACKIE LEWIS – Artist: Play Ball

  • JAY POTTS – Writer/Artist: World of Hurt, Atomech

  • BUDD ROOT – Writer/Artist: Cavewoman

  • ANDY RUNTON – Writer/Artist: Owly

  • HOYT SILVA – Artist: Quatermain: Ghosts of the Nzadi

  • BRIAN STELFREEZE – Artist: Day Men, Domino, Matador, Batman: Shadow of the Bat
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FREE COMIC BOOK DAY @ HEROES :: THE COMICS!

May 01, 2013 By: Rico Renzi Category: DISCUSS, EVENTS, Free Comic Book Day

THIS SATURDAY IS FREE COMIC BOOK DAY AT HEROES AREN’T HARD TO FIND!

Here’s your guide to the FREE COMICS we’ll have on hand this Saturday, May 4th at our FCBD event! Doors open at 10AM; get here early to make sure you get the books you want! Our creator signings begin at 1PM, more info on that here. We’ll see you Saturday!

*Please be respectful of others when making your selections, supplies are limited and we want make sure as many people as possible get the comics they want. Taking multiple copies of one title is not nice! Be nice and we will all have a great time!

  • 2000 AD SPEC |FREE!
  • ABSOLUTION THE BEGINNING |FREE!
  • ACTION TIME BUDDIES |FREE!
  • APHRODITE IX #01 |FREE!
  • ATOMIC ROBO & FRIENDS |FREE!
  • AVENGERS ASSEMBLE HULK AGENTS OF SMASH #01 |FREE!
  • BLEEDING COOL MAGAZINE |FREE!
  • BONGO FREE-FOR-ALL |FREE!
  • BUCK ROGERS |FREE!
  • CAPSTONE PRESENTS MR PUZZLE |FREE!
  • DAMSELS |FREE!
  • DC NATION SUPER SAMPLER #01 |FREE!
  • DH MASS EFFECT KILLJOYS RIPD |FREE!
  • DH STAR WARS CAPTAIN MIDNIGHT AVATAR |FREE!
  • DISNEY FAIRIES |FREE!
  • DRAGON BALL & RUROUNI KENSHIN RESTORATION |FREE!
  • ENDANGERED WEAPON B |FREE!
  • FANTAGRAPHICS PRINCE VALIANT |FREE!
  • FINDING GOSSAMYR STUFF OF LEGEND |FREE!
  • FUBAR SPECIAL |FREE!
  • GRIMM |FREE!
  • HARBINGER WARS SPEC |FREE!
  • INFINITY (MARVEL) |FREE!
  • ITS AN UGLY DOLL COMIC & OTHER STUFF |FREE!
  • JUDGE DREDD CLASSICS |FREE!
  • KABOOM SUMMER BLAST |FREE!
  • KELLERMAN L AMOUR SAMPLER |FREE!
  • MARBLE SEASON |FREE!
  • MOLLY DANGER / PRINCELESS |FREE!
  • MOUSE GUARD / RUST FLIP BOOK |FREE!
  • NFL RUSH ZONE SEASON O/T GUARDIANS |FREE!
  • OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK MARKETPLACE |FREE!
  • PIPPI LONGSTOCKING COLOR SPECIAL |FREE!
  • RAMAYAN RELOADED PREVIEW |FREE!
  • RATED FREE FOR EVERYONE CROGAN ADV & MERMIN |FREE!
  • SCRATCH 9 |FREE!
  • SESAME STREET & STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE |FREE!
  • SONIC THE HEDGEHOG MEGA MAN FLIPBOOK |FREE!
  • SPONGEBOB COMICS FREESTYLE FUNNIES |FREE!
  • STAN LEE CHAKRA THE INVINCIBLE PREVIEW |FREE!
  • STEAM ENGINES OF OZ |FREE!
  • STRANGERS #01 |FREE!
  • SUPERMAN CUSTOM ED HEROES HARD 2 FIND |FREE!
  • SUPERMAN SPECIAL EDITION |FREE!
  • THE RED TEN #0 |FREE!
  • THE SMURFS |FREE!
  • THE TICK |FREE!
  • TMNT NEW ANIMATED ADVENTURES |FREE!
  • TOP SHELF KIDS CLUB |FREE!
  • VALIANT MASTERS SHOWCASE ED |FREE!
  • WALKING DEAD SPECIAL |FREE!
  • WORLD OF ARCHIE DIGEST |FREE!
  • WORLDS OF ASPEN |FREE!
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