DC Entertainment is celebrating the upcoming fifth annual Batman Day in a big way.
As detailed on DC Comics’ website, Batman Day will take place on September 15 this year. Thousands of participating retailers worldwide, including Barnes & Noble, Indigo, Books-A-Million and more, will feature Batman-themed events.
Participating stores will be offering a free copy of Batman: White Knight’s first chapter, which will include a preview of the upcoming DC Black Label comic Batman: Damned. Meanwhile, “younger fans” can pick up a free copy of the first chapter of Batman: A Lot of Li’l Gotham.
Additionally, a Batman Day digital sale will take place from September 11-17. Batman eBooks will be on sale for $5-6 USD on iTunes, ReadDC.com, comiXology.com, Google Play, Amazon Kindle, and Barnes & Noble Nook.
DC also announced its plans to honor Batman’s 80th anniversary in 2019. Details for the year-long celebration will be revealed in the next few months.