Special Guests: Garrett Free and Matt Bolton to appear at Pittsburgh Mills for FCBD!


Garrett Free is a comic book writer from Pittsburgh, PA. He learned from a young age by attending art school at the Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh, PA. After reading the Watchmen, Garrett began pursuing writing comic books as a new creative output. He finds that his biggest influences in his writing come from his own past experiences and music, but he also draws a lot of influence from old movies. He has been writing his FreeComicDay1Arcadian Knights series since 2012. www.facebook.com/ArcadianKnightsComic

Cobra-CommanderMatt Bolton been drawing for the last 15 years with a focus on pop culture and comic book style art. Having set up at comic cons and comic shops in Pittsburgh, Ohio, and Arizona. He sells prints, posters, and sketch cards of his art as well as takes on commissions. Living in Phoenix Arizona for the last 10 years he has been featured in 5 comic shops and is looking forward to working with shops and local creators on future shows and projects. Matt has been able to work with Brian Miller from HI-FI design and Shelby Robertson who have worked at Marvel, DC, and Image comics on art prints he brings to shows. You can see Matt’s art and his comic con show schedule on his face book page artbybolton.













International Table Top Day – Saturday April 30th! – All Locations






11 AM – 2 PM: Pokemon League

Noon: Magic The Gathering Shadows Over Innistrad Gameday (11 AM Registration)



All Day: Demos & Casual Games

10 AM: Heroclix Age of Ultron W2 Win A Brick

1 PM: Pokemon League

4 PM: Champions of the Galaxy & Legends of Wrestling, First Annual Gary Atkinson Memorial


5 PM: Magic The Gathering Shadows Over Innistrad Gameday



12 PM – 2 PM: Betrayal at House on the Hill (Longer if requested)

12 PM – 5 PM: Yu-Gi-Oh! Shining Victories Sneak Peek + Tournament

– $20 Entry

– Entrants get 5 booster packs of Shining Victories a week before release plus a

promo card (entry required to participate in the tournament, but entrants are not forced to play in the tournament).

– Tournament winner will receive a Sneak Peek Game Mat

– Random raffle of extra Sneak Peek Game Mats to eligible entrants

2 PM – 4 PM: D&D Wrath of Ashardalon and D&D Legend of Drizzt (Longer if requested)



10AM Rune Crafter- The creator will be here to demo the epic, new dice game.

12PM Magic the Gathering- Learn how to play Magic the Gathering and receive a free starter deck (while supplies last).

3PM Netrunner- We will have a tutorial for new players.

5PM Smash Up!- We will be offering a tutorial for new players.

7PM Star Wars: X-Wing- New players welcome.

Afternoon Munchkin- We will have a tutorial for new players.



12:00pm ACENSION Ascension is a fast-paced deckbuilding game that’s quick to learn, easy to setup, and packed with endless hours of replay value!

12:00pm – Shadows Over Innistrad Game Day $10 – Win a box!

1:00pm CATAN

2:00pm BOSS MONSTER Inspired by classic video games, Boss Monster challenges you to become a villain, build a dungeon, lure adventurers, and destroy them!

3:00pm KING OF TOKYO Play as mutant monsters, gigantic robots, and strange aliens—all of whom are destroying Tokyo and whacking each other in order to become the one and only King of Tokyo.


5:00pm MUNCHKIN an all-new Munchkin game that fuses the classic card game fun of monster-slaying and role-playing with the most iconic characters from the Marvel universe

6:00pm D&D D&D Adventure League adventure for new or returning players. For 1-4 level characters. No prior experience needed

8:00pm D&D D&D Adventure League adventure for new or returning players. For 1-4 level characters. No prior experience needed



10-12: Splendor, Black Fleet, Nefarious, Camel Up

12-2: Castle Panic, Survive, Sheriff of Nottingham, Love Letter

2-4: Castle Panic, Colt Express, Machi Koro, Dead of Winter

4-6: Dead of Winter, Lanterns, Cash n Guns, Takenoko


ALL DAY: Heroclix Demos including a Heroclix Tournament featuring the Brave & the Bold OP Kit, ALSO we are hoping to have some Warhammer 40k Demos going on throughout the day as well!


Don’t forget we are also having a Magic: The Gathering Grand Prix Trial for GP Pittsburgh starting at Noon! ($25 Entry)

It is also Shadows Over Innistrad Game Day and we will be starting that event at 3:00 PM. ($10 Entry)

FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2016 Coming May 7th to all NDC stores!

FCBD2016FRONT4FREE COMIC BOOK DAY is a great day to check out new samples of great titles from all publishers big and small!

FREE select comics all day! (while supplies last)

50% OFF all $1 book selections!

Don’t forget to stop into your local NDC and get yours along with your FREE 3 Rivers Comicon Preview Guide so you can see what all the hoopla is about!