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Midtown Comics in New York City is proud to announce a series of high-profile exclusive items and creator signings and events at the largest pop-culture event on the east coast: New York Comic-Con! Join the staff of Midtown Comics for the party of the year!
Uncanny Avengers #1: Midtown-exclusive cover from Marvel Comics, by J. Scott Campbell:
Dive headfirst into Marvel NOW! and witness the blockbuster debut of an all-new Avengers team featuring members from all across the Marvel Universe…a team uniting Avenger and X-Man alike! It all happens in Uncanny Avengers #1, by the superstar dream team of Rick Remender and John Cassaday and Midtown Comics presents an exclusive cover by J. Scott Campbell, available at NYCC and in-store.
Visit Midtown Comics’ booth #1638 at NYCC and catch up with all of the exclusive items, creator signings and more. Coupons will be given out for big discounts valid at Midtown Comics NYC stores and online.
Midtown exclusive items:
Along with our exclusive Uncanny Avengers #1 variant cover by J. Scott Campbell, we’ll be offering two exclusive covers for Walking Dead: The Official Magazine #1 from Titan Magazines, exclusive Black Panther, Scarlet Spider, andAvengers tees, a brand-new Avengers vs. X-Men ® 9FIFTY SNAPBACK cap from New Era, the limited edition Khem figure from Captain Action, Mike Mignola and Christopher Golden’s new book Father Gaetano’s Puppet Catechism, a Jim Steranko & Stanley Artgerm Lau variant cover for Heavy Metal magazine #3, and Brian Haberlin’s new hardcover graphic novel Anomaly.
Midtown Comics Booth Signings:
Brian K. Vaughan (Saga, Y: The Last Man, Ex Machina, Runaways)
and Fiona Staples (Saga, Mystery Society, Northlanders, Jonah Hex)
Matt Wagner (Sandman Mystery Theatre, Grendel, Mage, Madame Xanadu)
Mike Mignola (Hellboy, B.P.R.D., Baltimore, Amazing Screw-On Head)
and Christopher Golden (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Baltimore, Joe Golem)
Scott Snyder (Batman, Swamp Thing, American Vampire)
Andy Diggle (Doctor Who, The Losers, Daredevil, Thunderbolts, Swamp Thing)
Madame Tussauds New York presents: THOR!
A life-sized wax figure of THOR as portrayed by actor Chris Hemsworth from Madame Tussauds New York will be at our booth from Friday-Sunday for free photo ops with fans. Unveiled for the first time in April, THOR is part of Madame Tussauds New York’s new interactive Marvel experience which also features wax likenesses of Spider-Man, Iron Man, Captain America, a 15-foot-tall Hulk as well as an exclusive Marvel Super Heroes 4D Experience – a new, short film with thrilling special effects. Madame Tussauds New York is located at 234 W. 42nd Street, between Seventh & Eighth Avenues. For more information visit www.nycwax.com or call (866) 841-3505
All NYCC Midtown exclusives and event info can be found on our blog: www.blog.midtowncomics.com
MIDTOWN COMICS opened its first store in 1997, and is now the industry’s leading retailer of comic books, graphic novels, and manga, with its online store as well as three landmark NYC locations in Times Square, Grand Central and Downtown and a mini-boutique in the historic FAO Schwarz toy store on Fifth Ave., in NYC. Follow us on Facebook,Twitter, Tumblr, and the Midtown blog! More information available online at: http://www.midtowncomics.com
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Artist Fiona Staples (North 40, Mystery Society, Saga) and Writer Andrew Foley (Cowboys & Aliens) sign at Amazing Stories on September 28th!
270 – 2600 8th Street E., Saskatoon, SK S7H 0V7
Steve Niles concludes his Mystery Society tour at Harrison’s on October 30th!
**Update** This signing takes place on October 23rd. Now with Adam Miller & Rich Woodall!
252 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970
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On June 17-18th, New Dimension Comics will host comic book writer and 30 Days of Night creator Steve Niles for a special signing at both their Cranberry Township and West Mifflin Century III Mall locations. The signing event is in celebration of the release of Niles ‘ new project, The Mystery Society #1, already sold out of it’s 1st printing. New Dimension Comics has commissioned a special limited edition of 1000 copies of this new title as an exclusive version available only at their stores. Normally $11.99, they will be on sale during these events for just $8. Also on special during these events will be the first volume of the 30 Days of Night Collected Edition, normally $17.99, for just $10. Of course, Steve Niles will autograph these or any of his other works for free. New Dimension Comics will provide certificates to authenticate these signatures upon request.
While Steve Niles is best known for his comic-turned-film creation 30 Days of Night, he is a prolific comic book writer whose credits include Batman: Gotham After Midnight, Simon Dark for DC’s Vertigo Comics, Dawn of the Dead, and many other horror oriented comics. His adaptations include works by Clive Barker, Richard Matheson and Harlan Ellison. A full list of his works can be seen at www.steveniles.com.
Additionally, the special cover for The Mystery Society features a local model, DJ Cy-Fi. She will also be attending the signing events to autograph copies of her photo cover. More on DJ Cy-Fi can be viewed at www.myspace.com/djcyfi
“Having worked with us on other projects, she was a natural fit for the style and theme of this new release. Once the photo hit the publisher and Steve, everyone was thrilled and it took off from there,” says Todd McDevitt, owner of the 5-store chain of comic stores. “It has even lead to another project with her for later in the summerâ€¦ ANOTHER photo cover that we will be sponsoring.”
Niles appears at the Cranberry Township (20550 Rt. 19) location for a special after hours event June 17th from 9-10 PM and then in West Mifflin ‘s Century III Mall New Dimension Comics on June 18th from 4-7 and then. More information is available at www.ndcomics.com or call Todd McDevitt at 412-965-1487.
Steve Niles is going on a signing tour across the United States to celebrate Mystery Society #1! Check out the schedule below for a store near you!
To celebrate Mystery Society #1, Steve is going on a signing tour across the United States! Check out the schedule below for a store near you!
Fri. 5/28 2-6 PM
66 Lakeview Ave, Lowell, MA 01850
Sat. 5/29 3-5 PM
200 W. 40th Street, New York, NY 10018
Wed. 6/2 6-8 PM
3242 Silas Creek Parkway SW, Winston Salem, NC 27103-3010
Thurs 6/3 noon-2pm
Heroes Aren’t Hard To Find
1957 E. 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28204
Charlotte, NC 28204
Tues. 6/8 4-7 PM
110 East Vandalia, Edwardsville, IL 62025
Wed. 6/9 2-4 PM
Lone Star Comics #1
1215 S. Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76010
Wed. 6/9 6-8 PM
Lone Star Comics #3
3501 Gus Thomasson Rd. #51, Mesquite, TX 75150
Thurs 6/10 7-9 PM
Madness Games & Comics
3000 Custer Road, Suite 150, Plano, TX 75075
Fri. 6/11 4-7 PM
Bedrock City Comics
6517 Westheimer, Houston, TX 77057
Sat. 6/12 Noon – 2 PM
2020 Georgia, Amarillo, TX 79109
Sat. 6/12 6-8 PM
5526 Bosque BLVD, Waco,TX 76710
6/17 Thurs. 9-10 PM
New Dimension Comics
20550 Route 19 – Piazza Plaza, Cranberry Twp, PA 16066
6/18 Fri. 4-7 PM
New Dimension Comics
Century III Mall, 3075 Clairton Rd. #940, West Mifflin, PA 15213
6/19 Sat. TBA
Coliseum Of Comics
3159 W. Vine St, Kissimmee, FL 34741
6/19 Sat. TBA
Coliseum Of Comics, 3201 East Colonial Drive, Orlando, FL 32803
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Steve Niles signs on June 2nd at Ssalefish Comics.
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Steve Niles signs at Coliseum of Comics’s stores in Kissimmee and at the Fashion Square Mall on June 19th.
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Comic book writer Steve Niles is coming to Alakazam Comics for a signing! He will be here on May 26th, from 5-7PM, the first day that his comic Mystery Society hits the stands. It stars a pair of esoteric adventurers looking to shed light on government cover-ups and occult conspiracies.
Alakazam Comics, 4237 Campus Drive, Ste. B162, Irvine, CA, 92612
Steve Niles signs from 2:00pm until 4:00pm on June 9th to promote his new series Mystery Society.
Lone Star Comics, 1215 S. Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76010
Steve Niles signs an exclusive cover of Mystery Society #1 from IDW Publishing at Larry’s Comics on Friday May 28th from 2pm-6pm. Adam Miller is bringing a bag of ZombieBombs to keep him company. Come show these guys some love.