UDON Announces SDCC Exclusives, Debut Books and OOP Warehouse Finds [UPDATE: Booth Signings]

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[UPDATE] UDON has released its booth signing schedule, with some big names in the video game industry making appearances throughout the weekend.

Producer Yoshinori Ono, of the newly-released Ultra Street Fighter® IV and the Street Fighter game series, will be signing at the UDON booth #4529 on Thursday July 24 from 5-6pm.

Director Kaname Fujioka, of Monster Hunter™ 4 Ultimate and the Monster Hunter game series, will be signing at the UDON booth #4529 on Thursday July 24 from 6-7pm.

UDON artists will also be on the schedule for signings throughout the weekend:

Edwin HuangStreet Fighter series, Skullkickers – Thursday July 24 10am-12pm; Sunday July 27, 12-2pm

Jeffrey ‘Chamba’ CruzSuper Street Fighter, Random Veus – Preview Night 6-9pm; Thursday July 24 12-5pm; Friday July 25 3-7pm; Saturday July 26 12-5pm; Sunday July 27 12-5

Joe NgStreet Fighter series, Street Fighter Origins: Akuma – Thursday July 24 10am-2pm; Friday July 25 10am-5pm; Saturday July 26 10am-12pm; Sunday July 27 10am-2pm

Arnold TsangStreet Fighter series, Blizzard Lead Concept Character Artist – Saturday July 26 and Sunday July 27 10am-12pm

Long VoStreet Fighter series, Tatsunoko vs. Capcom™ game artist – Thursday July 24 3-5pm; Friday July 25 12-2pm; Saturday July 26 3-7pm; Sunday July 27 3-5pm

And they’re going to be at some offsite on Wednesday night, too. We might know a few folks…

Original post as follows…

UDON Entertainment, which is a proud sponsor of this year’s Enchantment Under The SDCC party, has revealed its slate of merchandise available at its booth, #4529.

Starting with the exclusives, UDON will have the Art of Capcom Complete Edition ($100), its biggest book to date. 600 pages with a hardbound cover and, available only for attendees who purchase at the booth, an exclusive original all-star cast dust jacket cover by UDON superstar Joe Ng.

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Also available will be two Street Fighter collections: The Street Fighter IV – Wages of Sin: Comic-Con Exclusive VS Special Edition ($40), the Street Fighter Classics Vol. 2: Comic-Con Exclusive VS Special Edition ($60), and the Street Fighter Classics Vol. 3: Comic-Con Exclusive VS Special Edition ($60) books, all with SDCC exclusive dust jacket illustrations by James Ghio and  hidden Beach image by Arnold Tsang inside.

Here’s a look at the Street Fighter Classics Vol. 2: Comic-Con Exclusive VS Special Edition dust jacket and Beach image (ahh, Cammy!):

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On the Manga front, UDON will have the Manga Classics: Les Miserables, Pride & Prejudice Exclusive Advance Package ($50), which is available during the convention for attendees to purchase weeks before the retail release. There’s some special bonuses to boot:

Plus you’ll get exclusive bonus promotional items only available in this package, including: 2 metal bookmarks, 4 character buttons (Jean Valjean, Cosette, Elizabeth Bennet, and Mr. Darcy), and a special Pride & Prejudice poster featuring the Bennet sisters. All items will come in a special tote bag featuring Manga Classics: Les Miserables artwork on one side, and Manga Classics: Pride and Prejudice on the other

UDON will have several debut books available at their booth: Hyperdimenson Neptunia + MK 2MIKUCOLOR: Kei’s Hatsune Miku Illustration WorksSF 25: The Art of Street Fighter, and Manga Classics: Les Miserables and Manga Classics: Pride & Prejudice on hand in both hard and soft cover.

There’s some “warehouse finds” UDON will have available at the booth – limited editions which are out of print and available in limited quantities.

  • MM25 Mega Man & Mega Man X Official Complete Works Limited Edition Blue Laser Foil Cover – The last 50 copies of the 500 copy print run will be available for sale at Comic-Con 2014. First-come, first-served, limit 3 per person.
  • Calgary Comic-Con Reversible Dust Jacket for Super Street Fighter / Street Fighter Origins Akuma (Ryu vs. Akuma, Chun-Li vs. Cammy)
  • 2013 San Diego Comic-Con International VS. Exclusive Dust Jackets (Super Street Fighter, Street Fighter Origins Akuma, Street Fighter Classic V1)
  • Marvel Vs. Capcom Official Complete Works – Exclusive Hard Cover Edition (SOLD OUT, LAST COPIES!)
  • Marvel Vs. Capcom Official Complete Works – Pixel Sprite Dust Jacket Edition Soft Cover – New to Comic-Con!
  • Art of Darksiders Ltd. Ed. HC
  • Art of Darksiders 2 Ltd. Ed. HC
  • Art of Brutal Legends Slipcase Ltd. Ed. HC
  • Darkstalkers Ultimate Ltd. Ed. HC
  • World of Warcraft Tribute Ltd. Ed. HC

Lastly, UDON will have available over 30 books which have been released since last year’s Comic-Con, including Dark Souls Design WorksFATE/Complete Material Volume 1: Art MaterialSubstrata: Open World Dark Fantasy and more.

Check out the entire line-up of exclusives and offerings from the company’s blog, and be sure to stop by Enchantment Under The SDCC for some great giveaways and swag from UDON!

Excited for UDON’s line up at Comic-Con? Let us know in the comments.