Mark your calendars: 24 Hour Comics Day is set for October 7, 2006. Get ready to break out your drawing gear and create a 24-page comic in 24 hours. Comic artists from all over the world participate. Here’s the FAQ, and here’s a list of places that are planning special 24 Hour Comics Day events. Thanks to Scott McCloud, who’s currently on a 50 state tour with his whole family to promote his new book Making Comics, for letting me know about the event.