UDON Entertainment, which publishes some of your favorite comic books, graphic novels, and manga, is headed back to San Diego Comic-Con this year in a big way. The company is well known for their work with several Capcom properties, like Street Fighter, and their popular “The Art of” books for Capcom, Mega Man, and more – so expect big things from the company, as they always bring it at the convention. You’ll be able to find them this year at Booth #4529 on the show floor.
New this year, UDON is launching a brand new collectibles division at Comic-Con – UDON Collectibles, starting with exclusive pins that you’re definitely going to want to own. You can pre-order select Comic-Con exclusives now.
So just what does UDON have up their sleeve for San Diego Comic-Con 2016? Let’s take a look:
[UPDATE July 19]
Good news! UDON has added a “surprise gift” for those that buy three Super Street Fighter II Turbo blind box pins at their booth this year. Pre-orders of three blind boxes will also receive a lanyard as well. Here’s a look:
SFV Premium V Premium Layered Prints: These 18×24 multi-layered print sets use a top notch multi-pass printing technology on crystal clear acrylic sheets with each character featured on a separate layer, allowing you to swap out characters from different sets! There are two different sets – a Standard Costume Version ($100) limited to 50, as well as a Alternate Costume Version ($100) limited to 25.
As a special bonus, when you purchase either print, you’ll also get it signed by Long Vo, Joe Ng, Edwin Huang, Jeffrey “the Chamba” Cruz… and Ono-San himself. Plus, you’ll also get a free ultra rare Gold Metal Ono-san card! (Limited to 50 Regular Costume Prints and 25 Battle Costume Prints.
Street Fighter Legends: Cammy #1 – Convention Exclusive Artist Jam Edition ($20): Street Fighter Legends: Cammy #1 – Convention Exclusive Artist Jam Edition features a brand new wrap around cover not available anywhere else, with art by the 4 UDON artists (Long Vo, Joe Ng, Jeffrey Chamba Cruz, and Edwin Huang). All 4 artists will be on hand at the show to sign these for you free of charge!
Super Street Fighter Turbo Character Select Mystery Pin Collection ($20 for 2 pins): UDON’s first venture into collectibles! Made exclusively available only at Comic-Con 2016, these Limited Edition Collectors Cloisonne Pins are made of high quality hard enamel which is the top choice for all pin collectors. There are 16 regular pins in the series, based on the designs of the character selection screen head shots of your favorite Super Street Fighter II Turbo characters. Each pin is 1.5 inches X 1.5 inches in size. Comes in mystery blind boxes, 2 random pins per package. Look for special alternate color chaser variants of each character, and the SUPER SPECIAL secret character hidden in the mix! (375 Regular Edition Pins, with 150 Player 2 Chasers and 1:17 chance of getting the special hidden character.)
And here’s a look at the Secret Character Chaser Pin:
Plus, when you buy 10 mystery pin packs, you’ll also get a full set of metal cards! Here’s some information about those:
Street Fighter Limited Edition Metal Cards Collection – Series 2: The Street Fighter Limited Edition Metal Cards are back by popular demand! Precisely crafted with special laser etching, printing, and die-cut technology, these metal trading cards feature brand-new artwork by SUPER STREET FIGHTER II TURBO HD REMIX artist Long Vo. Just like last year, these highly collectible cards will be given away RANDOMLY to fans who makes qualified purchases at the UDON Booth! Series 2 includes 4 silver cards (Ken, Zangief, Guile, and Blanka), and a bonus 5th gold Akuma card will be available with the purchase of the Super Street Fighter II Turbo Character Select Pin Framed Set! Beat this bonus stage with a perfect score and collect the whole set!
Super Street Fighter II Turbo Character Select Pin Framed Set ($399.99): This is your best way to own the full 16 character collection of the Super Street Fighter II Turbo Character Select pins! In very strict limited quantities, this handsome framed set features all the mystery pins mounted on a background resembling the select screen. This framed set also comes with a 3D Sculpted Logo Pin, and an Airplane Pin that is made only for the framed set!
When you purchase the framed set, you’ll also get an exclusive Akuma Gold Metal Card.
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