Here’s a good team-up for comics shops: Stranger Things 2, the follow-up to the beloved kids meets creepy thigns in the 80s series will be a title sponsor for Diamond’s Halloween ComicFest promotion on Saturday, October 28th, The promotions includes in-store activations, branded merchandise and more.
As Halloween ComicFest’s title sponsor, store bags and printed promotional materials distributed by local comic shops in advance of the event will include Stranger Things 2 branding. Stay tuned for more exciting announcements regarding in-store activations on Halloween ComicFest, Saturday, October 28th.
“The overlap between comic book fans and Stranger Things fans is incredible,” said Michael Moccio, Advertising Partnerships Marketing Manager for Diamond. “We’re thrilled to have Netflix and one of its premiere original series participate in Halloween ComicFest, which will serve as a great platform to drive one of the largest and most influential fan communities to local comic shops and to tune in this Halloween for the premiere of Stranger Things 2.”
Other Halloween ComicFest activities includes free horror themed comics, mini comics bundles for trick or treters costume contests and undoubtedly the haunting smell of fall in the air.
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.