Mark the date in your calendar for “Batman Day” on Wednesday, July 23 to celebrate the Dark Knight’s 75th anniversary. Anyone who visit “participating retailers receive a free, special edition of DETECTIVE COMICS #27, featuring a reimagining of Batman’s 1939 comic book debut, designed by Chip Kidd with a script by The New York Times #1 bestselling author Brad Meltzer” according the the official press release
Beyond the comic, you’ll be able to grab a special mask to celebrate. The masks you can choose from include:
- DETECTIVE COMICS #27: Batman’s first appearance, as drawn by Bob Kane
- BATMAN ’66: inspired by the classic TV series starring Adam West
- THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS: As drawn by Frank Miller
- DC COMICS – THE NEW 52: As drawn by Greg Capullo
Will you be celebrating with your fellow comic fans? We know we’ll be at our favorite comic shop!