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Halloween Man Bat City Special Signing

Halloween Man: Bat City Special

Wednesday, October 31st

5 PM – 8 PM

Come out and meet the creative team behind the Halloween Man: Bat City Special, including “Best of Austin” nominated writer Drew Edwards! Joining him are local artists Lou Pons, Dan Price, John Gholson, Shane Campos, JTA, and Paulo Hernandez!

This is going to be the perfectly spooky celebration for Halloween night with sweets, a costume contest, and more! Bring all of your Halloween Man comics to get signed or pick them up right there from ABC!

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Posted October 15, 2018 by Patrick

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Halloween Comics Fest 2018

Halloween Comic Fest 2018

Saturday, October 27

10 AM – 7 PM

This year, Halloween ComicFest (HCF) features a whole new selection of 34 comic book titles for the industry’s most anticipated fall event taking place Saturday, October 27, 2018 at participating comic shops worldwide! LIKE AUSTIN BOOKS!

Of the 34 titles available, 22 are Full Size and 12 are Mini Comics. All will be available for free at participating comic shops on Saturday, October 27th. The Mini Comics will also be available for purchase in packs of 25 for $4.99 at the beginning of October, which are perfect to give to trick-or-treaters on Halloween.

“This year’s Halloween ComicFest is poised to be the best yet!” said Halloween ComicFest spokesperson Ashton Greenwood. “The comics available this year reflect a broad range of tastes. The All-Ages Mini Comics feature popular characters like Rocky & Bullwinkle, Archie, and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, while the Full-Size Comics feature well-known properties like Hellblazer, Spider-Man, and Goosebumps! Halloween ComicFest is the perfect time to introduce friends and families to the wonders of comic shops, and experience them as premiere destinations for Halloween fun!”

Check out the complete list of available comics below and make sure to visit halloweencomicfest.com

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Posted September 10, 2018 by Patrick

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New Release Pick of the Week for 10/25/2017

DC House of Horror

DC House of Horror #1

DC COMICS

(W) Keith Giffen & Various (A) Rags Morales & Various (CA) Michael William Kaluta
An all-new, all-creepy one-shot set in the DC Universe-just in time for Halloween! Martha Kent fights for her life against a creature from a spacecraft that lands in front of her farmhouse. A young woman is possessed by the spirit of a murderous Amazon warrior. The last surviving member of the Justice League faces down a horror beyond imagining. All these and more are what happens when the most exciting new voices in contemporary horror fiction are paired with the talents of some of the greatest artists in the DC firmament! And if that isn’t enough to scare you, there’s Keith Giffen, too.

RATED T+

$9.99

Posted October 23, 2017 by Patrick

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Free Halloween Comics at the Center of Austin Fandom!


We’re giving out FREE Halloween comics this weekend at Austin Books & Comics, Guzu Gallery, Outlaw Moon, and The Sidekick Store!

At each store, you can choose one free comic from our selection of Halloween Comicfest comics! Get an early start on your trick or treating, because the offer is good while supplies last.

Saturday, October 29 – Monday, October 31

Posted October 28, 2016 by Patrick

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Tuesday, September 29th, 2020 at 12:56pm
Due to a mistake made by the boss-man, DC Comics will be arriving Friday this week instead of Wednesday. Such shame.

If they arrive before Friday, we will announce it here. https://t.co/Pd3iJQN28F
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Friday, September 25th, 2020 at 9:01am
TENACIOUS D POST APOCALYPTO HC JACK BLACK KYLE GASS
FANTAGRAPHICS BOOKS
(W/A) Tenacious D
There was the film; there was the album; there was the tour; and now, the final piece of Tenacious D's masterful Post-Apocalypto universe: the graphic novel, complete with accompanied audio. https://t.co/S4mCWWral6
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Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020 at 1:00am
Book of the Week! MAN THING BY STEVE GERBER COMPLETE COLL TP VOL 01

Regular Price $39.99, SALE PRICE $9.99!

Available for order in the store or online: https://t.co/5uUStvZFKM
Or we can add it to your weekly pull list: info @austinbooks.com https://t.co/uF3WtL5Zjs
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