Diamond Comic Distributors has announced the list of Free Comic Book Day sponsors and their giveaway comics for the 2006 event, which will take place on Saturday, May 6th. 

Retailers can order these comics in the February Previews.  Promotional items for the event are listed in the January Previews (see 'Time To Order FCBD Promo Items').


Gold Sponsor companies and their FCBD editions are:



Archie Comics

Archie Comics 65th Anniversary Bash

Bongo Comics

Bongo's Free for all 2006

Dark Horse Comics

Star Wars/Conan Flip Book

DC Comics

Justice League Unlimited #1

Devil's Due Pub.

G.I. Joe:  Sigma 6

Gemstone Pub.

Walt Disney's Donald Duck 2006


Transformers:  Beast Wars 2006

Image Comics

Future Shock 2006

Marvel Comics



Tokyopop Sneak GN


Silver Sponsor companies and their books are:


Adhouse Books

Preposterous Voyages of Ironhide Tom

Arcana Studios

Arcana Studio Presents #3 2006

Aspen MLT Inc.

Worlds of Aspen #1

Castle Rain

Jack the Lantern 1942 2006

Claypool Comics

Deadbeats/Soul Searchers 2006

Comic Genesis

Comic Genesis Generations 2006

Drawn & Quarterly

Mr. Jean

Fantagraphics Books

Funny Book #2

F&W Publishing

Impact University Vol. 2

Heroic Publishing

Liberty Girl #0

Keenspot Pub.

Keenspot Spotlight 2006

Narwain SRL

Bluff & Tales from a Forgotten Planet

Oni Press

Free Scott Pilgrim 2006

Top Shelf Prod.

Owly:  Breakin' the Ice 2006

Renaissance Press

Amelia Rules 2006

Sky-Dog Press

Buzzboy:  Sidekicks Rule #1 2006

Viper Comics

Viper Comics Presents Dead @17...

Wizard Ent.

Wizard Presents the Top 100 TPs RSV


Other items being made available for Free Comic Book Day include Viz Samplers from Viz, WizKids' special Wolverine HeroClix figure, and Diamond Select's Jack O'Neil Action Figure from Stargate.