IDW has a lot on deck for comic fans this week at New York Comic Con. They have a ton of signings that start from Thursday through Sunday plus some panels and con-exclusive merch. Let's get to the schedule and see what IDW has on deck.
NYCC 2017 Exclusives, Panel, Signings
and more from IDW & Top Shelf
San Diego, CA (Oct 2, 2017)— IDW is heading east for New York Comic Con! To help fans prepare, here’s the complete list of IDW’s hottest EXCLUSIVES, most anticipated SIGNINGS, and can’t-miss PANELS. All of your convention must-haves are right here!
The convention exclusives are only available for pickup at IDW Booth #1844. That is also the location of where the signings below will be held.
IDW SIGNING SCHEDULE
Thursday, October 5th
[10:00] – [12:00] Kid Lobotomy – Peter Milligan, Tess Fowler
Friday, October 6th
[10:45] – [11:15] Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency – Max Landis,
Plus! Don’t miss Peter Milligan & Tess Fowler signing Kid Lobotomy at St. Mark’s Comics Friday at 8 PM!
Saturday, October 7th
[10:00] – [11:00] Star Wars Adventures – Derek Charm, Jon Sommariva,
Sunday, October 8th
[10:00] – [11:00] Jem and the Holograms – Jen Bartel, Gisele Lagace
IDW PANEL SCHEDULE
Jack Kirby's 100th Birthday Celebration with IDW!
Fri. October 6 | 1:45p.m. – 2:45p.m. | Room: 1A21
He swore off cons forever but the love of the King is bringing him back! IDW is proud to have Eisner Hall of Famer JOHN BYRNE return to NYCC for one time only—to join fellow Hall of Famer WALTER SIMONSON in a rousing discussing of JACK “THE KING” KIRBY, complete with a presentation of over 1,300 images of Kirby’s work. IDW President Greg Goldstein and CCO Chris Ryall will preside over this one-of-a-kind team-up tribute. Plus: all in attendance will receive a Jack Kirby birthday gift of their own!
IDW: PDX & Black Crown — Full Bleed at the Cross Street of Comics & Chaos!
Fri. October 6 | 5:45p.m. – 6:45p.m. | Room: 1A02
Join IDW CCO Chris Ryall, Black Crown curator/editor Shelly Bond and IDW: PDX Creative Director Dirk Wood for an action-packed mash-up panel, with the very future of comics at stake! Here’s your first chance to get the full scoop on IDW: PDX, and their maiden publication, FULL BLEED: The Comics and Culture Quarterly! And It’s the official launch of BLACK CROWN which means stalwarts Peter Milligan, Tess Fowler and Tini Howard will be on hand and expect more special guests! Peeks at unseen FULL BLEED artwork? Tales of what it’s like to interview Stephen King? Hardcore veterans & punk neophytes corrupting? You came to the right place!
IDW Publishing: Stars of 2018
Sat. October 7 | 6:30p.m. – 7:30p.m. | Room: 1A02
What does IDW have planned for 2018 and beyond? Here's your first chance to find out! Join IDW CCO Chris Ryall, Group Editor Sarah Gaydos, and Editor Joe Hughes, along with Sword of Ages creator Gabriel Rodriguez and other talented-creators-to-be-named-
The First Official Sonic the Hedgehog/IDW Town Hall
Sun. October 7 | 12:45p.m. – 1:45p.m. | Room: 1A02
At SDCC, IDW announced they were taking over Sonic the Hedgehog comics. The series won’t start until 2018 but this is the first official chance for fans to get in front of the editors to hear hints about what’s to come, share your history with Sonic, and have an informal meet-and-greet with IDW CCO Chris Ryall, Editor Joe Hughes, and maybe a special guest! Everyone in attendance will leave with a special Sonic something, too! Join us on the ground floor of an all-new Sonic adventure, won’t you?
New & Noteworthy Titles from IDW Books and Top Shelf
Sun. October 8 | 2:30p.m. – 3:30p.m. | Room: 1A18
Take a closer look at fall releases and hear the first details of Spring 2018 titles in this comprehensive panel featuring titles and creators from both Top Shelf and IDW.
The most diverse publishing house in comics takes to the stage for an hour-long celebration of the graphic novel. Hosted by IDW Senior Editor Justin Eisinger and Top Shelf's Leigh Walton, join special guest creators in a lively discussion of upcoming releases and all things books.
IDW Con Exclusive Merch
Star Wars Adventures #1 Con Variant
Cover by Elsa Charretier limited to 500 copies
Star Wars Adventures #2 Con Variant
Cover by Tim Levins limited to 500 copies
DuckTales #1 B&W Con Variant
Cover by Marco Ghiglione, limited to 500 copies
Samurai Jack: Quantum Jack #1 B&W Con Variant
Cover by Michael Avon Oeming limited to 250 copies
Wormwood: Mr. Wormwood Goes to Washington #1 Con Variant
Cover by Ben Templesmith
Star Trek New Visions
John Byrne Photo Variant limited to 200 copies
* First 100 people to buy this book on FRIDAY morning (not Thursday) will get a wristband for the John Byrne signing on Friday from [3:30]-5:30 pm.
Kid Lobotomy #1 Metallic Ink Con Variant
Cover by Tess Fowler limited to 250 copies
Kid Lobotomy #1 Blank Sketch Variant
Limited to 500 copies
Tom Whalen Variant Comic and Bonus Poster
Covers by Tom Whalen; Each comic comes with a FREE lithograph!
Limited quantities available
My Little Pony: Legends of Magic Volume 1 Con Variant
Cover by Zachary Sterling limited to 200 copies
Bernie Wrightson Artifact Edition NYCC Variant
Cover by Bernie Wrightson, Limited to 100 copies
Design by Walter Simonson
DuckTales Disney Archives Official Lithograph
Art by Jeff Smith, Limited to 100 numbered prints
ALL ENAMEL PINS ARE $12 EACH! BUY 2+ PINS, PAY ONLY $10 EACH!
TMNT Bandana Pins (Convention Debut!)
Locke & Key Pins (Limited Qty: 125 each)
-Animal Key (NYCC Debut!)
-Moon Key (NYCC Debut!)
-Owl Key (NYCC Debut!)
-Gender Key (NYCC Debut!)
Sword of Ages Enamel Pin (Convention Debut!)
Designed by Gabriel Rodriguez, made by Skelton Studios
Hasbro Pins (Limited Qty: 100 each)
-Autobots shield (Transformers)
-Decepticons shield (Transformers)
-Arashikage tattoo (G.I. Joe)
-Cobra symbol (G.I. Joe)
-Twilight Sparkle (My Little Pony)
-Songbird Sia (My Little Pony)