Black Friday sales: Star Wars, Walking Dead, Blackest Night & more
Why fight the crowds today when you can take advantage of Black Friday savings on print and digital comics from the comfort of your own home? Here’s a roundup of online sales kicking off this morning, with discounts on everything from The Walking Dead and The Incredible Hulk to Star Wars and Adventure Time. If you know of any other, please let us know in the comments.
• Dark Horse’s web store is promoting a “Star Wars Black Friday MegaBundle,” with digital editions of 153 Star Wars comics — they include such titles as The Clone Wars, The Old Republic, Crimson Empire, Dawn of the Jedi and Agent of the Empire, 3,772 pages in all — for $100. The sale ends Sunday.
• For DC Comics Digital, Black Friday just won’t do it — it’s now “Blackest Friday,” with a four-day sale on digital editions of Blackest Night and all tie-in issues and limited series, including Green Lantern and Green Lantern Corps. They’re all 99 cents each.
• Robert Kirkman’s Skybound imprint is discounting all items on its web store from 10 percent to 50 percent through Monday. Through Facebook and Twitter, it will also announce limited time-only promo codes for additional discounts. And then there is the online-exclusive Limited Edition Red Foil Cardstock Lucille cover for The Walking Dead #100 ($250 for one of just 250 copies).
• BOOM! Studios has sales and contests all weekend: Today, customers will receive 50 percent off all web store purchases of $100 or more, 40 percent off purchases over $80, and $30 off purchases over $60. For Small Business Saturday (Nov. 24), anyone who shops on the BOOM! or KaBOOM websites will be entered into a raffle to win an Adventure Time bundle prize pack featuring one copy of every issue and cover of the series in stock. And on Cyber Monday (Nov. 26), customers will receive 25 percent off their order, plus free shipping, more all domestic orders of $10 or more (or all international orders of $25 or more).