The Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) Committee has selected the twelve Gold Sponsor comic book titles for next year’s event, set to take place at participating comic book shops worldwide on the 2nd of May 2020.
The titles were curated by over twenty comic shop retailers who make up the FCBD Selection Committee, and feature something for everyone: from superheroes, to popular television shows and video games, to beloved franchises, and all-ages favourites.
The Gold Sponsor titles come from some of the industry’s top publishers, including DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Dark Horse Comics, IDW Publishing, Image Comics, Archie Comics, BOOM! Studios, Macmillan/First Second Books, Valiant Entertainment, Random House Children’s Books, Ten Speed Press, and VIZ Media.
The full line-up, including 35 “silver” titles and two additional “Educational Support” titles, will be announced on Thursday December 19th.
Details of the 12 Gold Sponsor books, including covers, can be found below.
Archie Comics | ARCHIE BLUE RIBBON PRESENTS
BOOM! Studios | POWER RANGERD FCBD 2020 SPECIAL
Dark Horse Comics | NORSE MYTHOLOGY/ CRITICAL ROLE
DC Comics | DC COMICS TOP SECRET GOLD BOOK
IDW Publishing | MY LITTLE PONY: FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC
Image Comics | FIREPOWER #1 – ROBERT KIRKMAN & CHRIS SAMNEE
Macmillan/ First Second Books| INVESTIGATORS: TAKE THE PLUNGE SNEAK PEEK
Marvel Comics | X-MEN
Random House Children’s Books | ONLY A MATTER OF SPACE TIME
Ten Speed Press | JACK KIRBY: THE EPIC LIFE OF THE KING OF COMICS
Valiant Entertainment | VALIANT 30TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL
VIZ Media | THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: TWILIGHT PRINCESS / SPLATOON: SQUID KIDS COMEDY SHOW