Superhero Movies Vs Comics: Why One Booms While the Other Busts

Superhero Movies Vs Comics: Why One Booms While the Other Busts

Summer is here and the weather is hot, the days are long, and comic book movies dominate the box office once again.

Comic shops too must be bustling as movie fans young and old leave the cineplex and flock to their friendly local comic shop, eager to read anything they can get their hands on. Right?

Well… Not so much.

Free Comic Book Day Schedule!

There's a lot going on at this year's Free Comic Book Day at Level Up! Here's the full schedule of events and attractions:

Costume Contest Sign Up

10:00 - 2:00

Free Comics*

10:00 - 9:00 (*while supplies last)

Art Gallery

10:00 - 5:00

TV & Movie Cars

10:00 - 5:00

Special Guests

12:00 - 5:00

Board Game Demos

10:00 - 5:00

Instagram Contest

10:00 - 5:00

Costume Contest

4:00 - 5:00

Musical Performances

10:30 am - Super Thrash Bros
2:00 pm - Rising Miyagi
3:00 pm - Ralfington

Panels & Workshops

11:00 - 11:30 - The Ups and Downs of Twitch Streaming with Poorly Played Games
11:45 - 12:15 - How to Draw Comics with Joe Del Beato
12:30 - 1:00 - Cosplay 101
2:00 - 2:30 Haiku 101 with Mark Poulton
3:00 - 3:30 Zen and the Art of Toy Collecting with Robert Bruce

+2 Comedy Stand Up

11:30 - 12:00

Movie Buff Live Game Show

12:30 - 1:00

Charity Auction

1:15 - 1:45