Christopher Mills blogs on Atomic Pulp that an all-new 5-page Femme Noir adventure appears in Ape Entertainment's CartoonaPalooza #2 Free Comic Book Day special. This "previously unrecorded" case is written by Mills, with art by Joe Staton (Huntress, Green Lantern) and Mark Stegbauer, and colors by Michael Watkins. Also coming soon is the trade paperback Femme Noir: Dark City Diaries (Pictured -- Erica and I are looking forward to that!) More info: Free Comic Book Day Noir
This year, Free Comic Book Day is Saturday, May 2. Comic book retailers all over the country will be giving special edition comics FREE to anyone who walks into their stores. (Check your local shop for participation and rules.) Titles printed especially for the event include The Avengers, Disney/Pixar's Cars, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Transformers Animated/G.I. Joe, Aliens/Predator, Atomic Robo And Friends, DC Kids Mega Sampler, NASCAR Heroes: Origins #1, Owly And Friends, William Shatner Presents #1, Wolverine: Origin Of An X-Man, and more. (Many stores also run special sales during the event as well.) Details at freecomicbookday.com.