Free Comic Book Day

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Free Comic Book Day
May 4, 2013 10:00 am
May 4, 2013 6:00 pm
April 22, 2013
Heroes and Dragons Store
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510 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC, 29210, United States

Signing & FREE sketches* from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm


  • Free sketches are within reason to be determined by the artist.




Mark Poole - Mark Poole is a worldwide award winning illustrator for over 20 years. He has illustrated over 1000 cards and conceptual images for various companies including Wizards of the Coasts’ “Magic The Gathering”, White Wolfs “Vampire”, FASA’s “Battletech”, Blizzards’s “World of Warcraft” ” History Channel” Hasbro, Sony Online Entertainment, Upper Deck, White Wolf, Alderac Entertainment, Ducks Unlimited, and Cirque du Soliel and “Doomtown”.


Wayne Vansant – writer and illustrator of Marvel’s “Savage Tales” and “The ‘Nam”.  He will have his newest book “Gettysburg: The Graphic History of America’s Most Famous Battle and the Turning Point of The Civil War” on hand at his table for sale.


Thor Thorvaldson – creator of Tales of Marga, graphic designer for Nerd Core Musicians


Chuck Brown – author of Dark Horse’s “Rotten Apple” He also is a writer for Asylum Press and has recently been awarded Best Graphic Novel at the Burbank Comic book and Graphic Novel competition for his work on Trenchcoats, Cigarettes and Shotguns.


Anthony Hightower – Illustrator who has worked for White Wolf Publishing, Vineyard Press, and Shadowline/Image Comics.


Laura Buff – Owner of  Laura specializes in doll artistry, custom parts, commissions, & sales.   She will have many of her dolls on display at her table.


Mike Suddeth - Illustrator


Sean McGuiness – artist, creator of Twisted Kaiju Theater, & “That Godzilla Guy” .


Kirstin Keely -      Illustrator.  Kristin is the all knowing on anything Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, her collection alone of TMNT items has to be one of the biggest.


Corey “Rocbottom” Davis – artist at Truthful Comics.


Chad Bowers -    co-writer of Down Set Fight, an upcoming graphic novel from Oni Press & reviewer/columnist for      


Ethan & Rachel Mongin - Freelance illustrators


PODCAST ON SITE from 1000 am to 1200 pm.

Stephan “Stevie B” Baxter, and his great crew of castors will be on hand doing their podcast at Heroes & Dragons!


Special One Day Only Sale


ALL NEW COMICS                                            25% OFF*

ALL GRAPHIC NOVELS/ TRADES                 25% OFF

ALL BACK ISSUES                                              50% OFF

ALL PRICED COMICS (WALL)                       50% OFF

ALL COMIC BOOK SETS                                  50% OFF

ALL COLLECTING SUPPLIES                           25% OFF

ALL BOOKS & PAPERBACKS                          50% OFF

ALL COLLECTIBLE MEDIA                               50% OFF

ALL NEW MEDIA                                               25% OFF

ALL STATUES/MINI BUSTS                            50% OFF


*  The sale discount does not apply to new comic subscriptions.


EVERYTHING IN OUR $1 ROOM                  50 CENTS EACH!!

Thanks to SC Tech Company