Today at comic book retailers all over the country, Marvel is giving you a reason to go outside of your house for a reason that doesn’t involve fireworks and/or alcohol! This year, you’ll be able to pick up some swag to help ring in the New Year, such as an Avengers ID card and a free prologue to Siege, among other things. Full press release below:
Marvel Comics is pleased to announce the official Marvel’s New Year’s Eve EVE Party all day Wednesday, December 30-right at your participating local comic shop!
Fans of Spider-Man, Iron Man, Wolverine, and all things Marvel are invited to come in and celebrate the new year during this all-day event.
Among the giveaway items will be a free 2010 Marvel Super Hero calendar, Exclusive Avengers ID Cards to collect & trade, a free comic book – ORIGINS OF SIEGE – which features an all-new prologue to 2010’s HOTTEST event by Brian Michael Bendis, and more!
“Marvel would like to thank everyone for making 2009 such a milestone year,” says Marvel Senior Vice President of Sales and Circulation Publishing David Gabriel. “As we wrap up our 70th Anniversary, we wanted to partner with local comic book shops to show our gratitude and also wish everyone a safe, happy, and marvelous 2010!”
Swing by your participating local comic shop on December 30 for your free giveaways at the Marvel New Year’s Eve EVE party and make yours Marvel in 2010!
So, just so we’re all clear, you stand to pick up:
- Free Origins of Siege prologue comic
- Avengers ID Card
- 2010 Marvel Calendar
Not a bad deal if you ask me.