Dark Horse's Promotions for The Promise, Part 1
Dark Horse's Promotions for The Promise, Part 1
Posted by Avatar_Mom on January 22nd, 2012 @ 4:12 AM EST (590)

Hey fans, have you noticed the lovely image of Avatar Aang on the Dark Horse Comic's website yet? Everyone is getting excited. Avatar the Last Airbender: The Promise Part 1 arrives in comic book stores January 25th! To celebrate, Dark Horse will host online events every day from January 23rd - 27th.

Heres is a sample of their daily offerings:

1/23/2012 (Gung Hay Fat Choy!)
A guest blog by an Airbender Fan
To check it out, watch for updates
or follow @darkhorsecomics on Twitter

Aang VS The World
Fans create/select someone that Aang could battle. Think of the possibilities!
To participate, join the conversation on the Dark Horse Facebook page

An Avatar contest to win a 7 foot tall Avatar Banner. It's ginormous!
For those that know me, you probably know how excited I am about this promotion :)
To enter, tweet a photo of yourself with your copy of the The Promise Part 1.
To participate, follow @darkhorsecomics on Twitter

Dark Horse will treat fans to ATLA Sketch Materials in a Facebook Album
To enjoy the eye candy, follow Dark Horse updates on their Facebook page.

Dark Horse will give away 3 copies of Avatar the Last Airbender: The Promise Part 1
To enter the contest, follow @darkhorsecomics on Twitter. Tweet a Follow Friday suggestion for friends to follow @darkhorsecomics. Make sure your tweet includes the hashtag #FF AND @darkhorsecomics in the same post :)

Dark Horse isn't the only one celebrating with contests. The writer for The Promise Part 1, Gene Luen Yang, is hosting his own Twitter giveaway. He is offering a prize pack to a randomly selected winner from fans who retweet this post before 1/30/2012


The prize pack includes some pretty nifty merchandise. Visit Gene's blog to learn all the details. While you are there, enjoy his updates, admire his many sketches, and check out his upcoming events.


Gene Luen Yang, has two autograph signings coming up in Northern California/Bay Area.

Flying Colors Comics & Other Cool Stuff
Conconrd, CA

January 28th @ 1pm

There will be prize giveaways, a cosplay contest, a coloring contest for kids, and Gene's smile! (seriously, have you seen this man's smile?)


February 11 @ 2pm

Fantastic Comics
2026 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA

Gene will do a presentation called Asian Americans, Airbenders and Comics. He will also be available to autograph copies of The Promise Part 1.

You can also order Avatar the Last Airbender The Promise Part 1 online.
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