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Where to go for Free Comic Book Day
Thanks to movies like “Iron Man” and “Kick Ass,” interest in comic books has skyrocketed among the masses. For many people, though, comics are a way of life, and the independent stores they shop at depend on their repeat business. This weekend’s Free Comic Book Day is a way to introduce the rest of us to the wonders of these stores — and as the name implies, everyone gets a complimentary comic just for checking ‘em out.
Curious? Check out the list of comics, then hit one of these participating Chicago stores on Saturday:
Brainstorm , 1648 W. North, (773) 384-8721
Vigilante Press, 1931 W. Chicago, (312) 423-6774
Graham Crackers Comics (Lincoln Park), 2562 N. Clark, (773) 665-2010
Chicago Comics, 3244 N. Clark, (773) 528-1983
Challengers, 1845 N. Western, (773) 278-0155
G-Mart Comics, 2641 N. Kedzie, (773) 384-0400