The Free Comic Book Day Committee have just announced the eleven Gold Sponsor comic book titles for next year’s event, set to take place on Saturday May 7th 2022.
The titles were curated by 20+ comic shop retailers who make up the FCBD Selection Committee. This year’s comic book lineup features something for everyone: from superheroes to movies and video games, beloved franchises and favorites for all-ages. The Gold Sponsor titles come from the industry’s top publishers, including Image Comics, BOOM! Studios, Dark Horse Comics, IDW Publishing, Archie Comics, AWA Studios, Marvel Comics, Scholastic, Kodansha Comics, Titan Comics, and VIZ Media.
“This year’s lineup of titles has something for every kind of comic fan,” said Ashton Greenwood, Free Comic Book Day spokesperson. “We’re excited for FCBD to return to the first Saturday in May, and we can’t wait to celebrate the day with another incredible line up of comic book titles. We hope fans will safely visit their local comic shops to celebrate and to pick up a few of the great titles available this year.”
The full lineup of all forty-six FCBD titles will be revealed on Thursday December 16th.
FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2022: GOLD COMICS
Archie Comics | THE BEST ARCHIE COMIC EVER! #0
AWA Studios | AWA STUDIOS TBA GOLD TITLE
BOOM! Studios | 25 YEARS OF BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER
Dark Horse Comics | STRANGER THINGS/ RESIDENT ALIEN
Graphix/ Scholastic | PILKEY SAMPLER: DAV PILKEY’S DOG MAN & FRIENDS SUPER COMIC TEASER
IDW Publishing | TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES FCBD SPECIAL 2022
Image Comics | BONE ORCHARD MYTHOS PRELUDE
Kodansha Comics | WANDANCE & BLACKGUARD SAMPLER
Marvel Comics | SPIDER-MAN/ VENOM #1
Titan Comics| DOCTOR WHO #1
VIZ Media | KAIJU NO. 8/ SAKAMOTO DAYS