June 12: “Man of Steel” Day at Comic Book RetailersJune 11th, 2013
DC Entertainment is partnering with comic book retailers and bookstores across America on Wednesday, June 12 2013, declaring the day to be “Man of Steel” day ahead of the film’s release on Friday, June 14. Sponsored by Sears, those visiting their local comic book retailers on Man of Steel Day will receive a free copy of the All Star Superman #1 Special Edition comic book by Grant Morrison and Frank Quietly. In addition, visitors will receive various Man of Steel promotional posters and bags courtesy of DC Entertainment and Warner Bros.
Fans will also have the chance to purchase the first issue of the new series, Superman Unchained, from bestselling creators Scott Snyder and Jim Lee. The series promises to elevate the already high-flying hero to new heights as he faces off against foes familiar and new.