The Wow Cool® Alternative Comics store in Cupertino is having it’s third annual Free Comic Book Day event from 10am-7pm on Saturday, May 7th. There will be tons of free comics for kids and adults, arts and crafts activities for kids, a lemonade stand, a voter registration booth, and everything in the store will be 20% off. There will also be several bargain bins of manga and comics (including superhero stuff). We will also be having a sale in our online store WowCool.com
DC Super Hero Girls artist Yancey Labat will be doing sketches and signing copies of the brand new DC Super Hero Girls #1 FCBD Edition. Yancey has also created art for the Worst Case Scenario book series, How Many Jelly Beans, Deadpool, Iron Man, The Avengers, Wolverine, Guardians of the Galaxy, Spider-Man, Transformers, War Machine, Legion of Superheroes, X-Men, and Black Widow.
Wow Cool will be giving away hundreds of comic books including all the 2016 official FCBD Gold Books, most of the Silver Books, Several books from Free Comic Book Day 2015 that arrived too late for the event, a variety of indie comics published by Alternative Comics, several issues of the newspapers Pork and Intruder and much more. We are also the only South Bay store that will be giving away copies of Heady Meddle, published by Emily Nilsson and Sean Christensen of Gridlords, Tim Goodyear of Teenage Dinosaur, and Jack Hayden of Snakebomb Comix. The cover is by E*Rock and the inside pages are by Dylan Jones, Erik Nebel, Shanna Matuszak, Colburn Paluck, Mike Washburn, and Daria Tessler.
We are right off of the CA-85 Cupertino/Stevens Creek exit near the intersection with I-280. Look for the giant Paul & Eddie’s sign — we are in the same parking lot — way around the back of the Share World building. Our normal business hours are Tuesday-Saturday noon-6pm