[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 Huang – Street Fighter series, Skullkickers – Thursday July 24 10am-12pm; Sunday July 27, 12-2pm
Jeffrey ‘Chamba’ Cruz – Super 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 Ng – Street 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 Tsang – Street Fighter series, Blizzard Lead Concept Character Artist – Saturday July 26 and Sunday July 27 10am-12pm
Long Vo – Street 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…
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.
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!):
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 2, MIKUCOLOR: Kei’s Hatsune Miku Illustration Works, SF 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 Works, FATE/Complete Material Volume 1: Art Material, Substrata: Open World Dark Fantasy and more.
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