Free Comic Book Day draws big crowd

Comic Book Day in Warren, Ohio

WARREN, Ohio (WKBN) – Saturday was Free Comic Book Day across the country. It is the biggest event of the year for comic lovers.

All American Cards and Comics in Warren offered customers a free comic book in recognition of the special day.

Stores have given out more than 5.5 million books since the event in 2002.

“People come in and pick up a few free books and enjoy the hobby. With the exposure of the new movies and stuff like that, it has grown every year,” said Greg Batholomew, All American Card and Comics.

The store in Warren also had people playing table games. Artists also provided free drawings for customers.

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