Diamond Comic Distributors sent through word on some of their Free Comic Book Day 2024 offerings, which will take place this coming May the 4th (double whammy!). DST will offer a PX Star Wars: Shadow Trooper 1/2-Scale Bust, Funko will have two new pieces, and Bleacher Creatures will offer two plush items from the Marvel Universe. Read on for the full run down, and keep your eye out at your Local Comic Book shops for ordering info!
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Funko, Bleacher Creatures Headline Free Comic Book Day 2024 Merchandise
Collect exclusive, limited-edition treasures May 4, 2024 at participating local comic shops: figures, plush toys, one-of-a-kind die-cast van, and more! Secure your slice of Free Comic Book Day history by pre-ordering now from your local comic shop
(Baltimore, MD) — (November 13, 2023)— Diamond Comic Distributors is proud to announce the upcoming release of their 2024 Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) PREVIEWS Exclusive (PX) collectible merchandise available during the event on Saturday, May 4, 2024 at participating local comic shops.
Funko headlines this year’s FCBD merchandise with two exclusive collectibles. The PX Invincible: “Think, Mark” Moment POP! Vinyl Figure (FEB239237; SRP $39.99) depicts the bloodied and battered father-son duo of Omni-Man and Mark Grayson as stylized POP! figures on a rocky base. This figure is limited to 25,000 pieces. Also available from Funko on FCBD 2024 is the PX Marvel: X-Men #1 Gambit Comic and Vinyl Figure (DEC228657; SRP $29.99). The POP! Gambit figure stands over 4″ tall and features comic-accurate detailing with a backdrop of Jim Lee’s gatefold cover for 1991’s X-Men #1. Limited to only 12,500 pieces and comes packaged in a special 11” tall, sealed, hard display case.
Bleacher Creatures is offering two exclusive plush collectibles for FCBD 2024. The PX Marvel: Doop Kuricha Plush (JUL239544; SRP $19.99) is an 8” inch, hand-sewn plush toy captured every detail of the powerful mutant; limited to 1,500 pieces. Also available from Bleacher Creatures is the PX Marvel: X-Men: Sentinel Under Attack Plush (SEP238882; SRP $39.99). This 24” plush toy is crafted with durable super-soft fabric and features X-Men Wolverine, Marvel Girl, Cyclops, Rouge, Beast and Storm taking on the gigantic Sentinel. Limited to 1,500 pieces.
GreenLight Collectibles, a premier manufacturer of authentic die-cast vehicle replicas, is partnering with Diamond to create a one-of-a-kind PX Die-Cast Comic Book Delivery Van SEP238587; SRP $8.99), featuring the FCBD 2024 logo! This 1/64-scale vehicle figure is limited to 3,000 pieces. Additionally, the van design is featured in the first-ever FCBD collectible vinyl sticker.
Diamond Select Toys’ PX Star Wars: Shadow Trooper 1/2-Scale Bust (DEC230047; SRP $200.00) features a black-armored Imperial Stormtrooper, made of resin and measuring approximately 10 inches tall. It comes packaged with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity and is limited to only 1,000 pieces.
Surreal Entertainment offers two exclusive collectibles for FCBD 2024. The PX Deadpool Double Sided Fleece Blanket (SEP238421;SRP $26.99) measures 63″ x 45″, comes packaged in a full-color printed collector’s tin, and is limited to 2,000 pieces. Also available is the PX Tin Titans: Spider-Man 2099 Lunchbox (SEP238423; SRP $24.99). Featuring a brushed metal finish, this stylish lunchbox also includes a 10-ounce retro-styled beverage container/soup cup with art of the future Marvel hero and is limited to 2,500 pieces.
From WizKids/NECA is the PX DC HeroClix: Harley Quinn Figure (SEP238431; SRP TBA) which features all-new gameplay and a brand new sculpt.
These PREVIEWS Exclusive collectibles will only be available in extremely limited quantities on Saturday, May 4, 2024 from participating Free Comic Book Day stores. Fans are encouraged to pre-order their own exclusive Free Comic Book Day merchandise at their local comic shop and through PREVIEWSworld PULLBOX. To find a comic shop near you, visit comicshoplocator.com and stay connected with us for sneak peeks and updates by following Free Comic Book Day on Facebook, Instagram, and X (formerly Twitter)!
Retailers interested in placing wholesale orders for these items and other PREVIEWS Exclusive items are encouraged to place their orders online. Business owners interested in opening an account should contact Diamond Comic Distributors’ New Accounts Department at [email protected].