Under the Tents: Behemoth, Katie Cook, Skybound, My Little Pony, Magic: The Gathering, OUAT, Valiant Comics, WeLoveFine

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We’re only eight days away from San Diego Comic-Con! And there’s no stopping this train, so today we’ve got an Under the Tents full of new info about gaming company Behemoth, Katie Cook and an adorable pin that will help out charity, Skybound and Once Upon a Time panel questions, how Hasbro is making friendship a bit more magical, and much more.

Here’s a look at the news you might have missed:

  • Bestselling author V.E. Schwab tweeted an invite to fans to come meet her and three other very impressive authors (Kevin Hearne, ChuckWendig, and Richard Kadrey at bookstore and coffee shop Upstart Crow on Thursday, July 23rd at 9am.

  • The Behemoth Blog will be back at San Diego Comic-Con with a booth chock full of fun.  There will be arcade cabinets, raffles, merchandise and more. Their site has tons of photos of both setup and merchandise they will be bringing.  They can be found at booth #229.
Behemoth 2015 SDCC Booth

Behemoth 2015 SDCC Booth

  • Artist Tony Bui posted on Twitter an example of his greeting cards he will be selling at SDCC Small Press booth L-05.  Nothing quite like seeing Professor X and Magneto being BFFs like they should be.

  • Another day, another Sean Forney sketch headed to Comic-Con.  Keep an eye out for more of his work on Twitter and find him and his wares in Artist Alley booth AA15.

  • Skybound has posted on Twitter that they are looking for your questions you wanted answered by The Walking Dead comic team.  Tweet them over and your question might get asked.

  • And actress and moderator of the Once Upon A Time panel, Yvette Nicole Brown, tweeted that she wants to know your questions for the cast and creators.  Tweet her and use the hashtag #AskThisYvette.

  • Renee Witterstaetter writes on her site that Michael Golden will be selling his exclusives at SDCC 2016 booth #1509.  This is the first year of the Eva Ink Artist Group booth.  There you will be able to find a t-shirt, variant covers, sketches, sketchbooks and more.
Michael Golden Exclusive T-Shirt

Michael Golden Exclusive T-Shirt

  • Valiant Comics announced on Twitter that an SDCC exclusive variant of Faith #1 will be available at the SoCal Games & Comics Booth.

  • We love WeLoveFine and they have tweeted that they will have awesome freebies at their Comic-Con booth #1320.

  • Figures.com posted on their site upcoming Cryptozoic product debuts and previews we can expect at SDCC booth #115.  New items include a Bone vinyl figure, DC Comics Bombshells vinyl figures, mini figures, and bottle opener keychains, Mighty Meeples, a Superman statue and a DC Comics miniature comic book spinner rack.
DC Comics Bombshells

DC Comics Bombshells

  • TV Guide Magazine posted on Twitter a preview of some Fear the Walking Dead artwork headed to San Diego Comic-Con. These are usually featured on large banners hanging in the halls of the convention center.

  • Cyclops Prints Works has tweeted another poster they are bringing to Comic-Con.  This one features Maid Marian from Disney’s Robin Hood.

  • The Blot Says reports another DKE exclusive coming to SDCC.  Say hello to Endorheart Bear.  It is a mashup of a Care Bear and an Ewok.  This vinyl figure is limited to an edition of 10 and selling for $65 each at booth #5045.
Endorheart Bear Vinyl Figure

Endorheart Bear Vinyl Figure

  • Martin Hsu has posted on Twitter that his Dragon Dog plush will be available for per-order on his site on Thursday, July 14th at 12pm PST.

  • ComicBook.com reports that the Rob Liefeld sketch scavenger hunt from last year is back.  To celebrate the 25th anniversary of  X-Force he will be hiding sketches of various X-Force characters in carefully planned locations around the Gaslamp District.  $10,000 worth of sketches will be given away starting preview night with clues announced on his Twitter account (@RobertLiefeld) and Instagram account (@RobLiefeld).
X-Force Sketch Scavenger Hunt

X-Force Sketch Scavenger Hunt

  • Friendship is magic – and so Hasbro and My Little Pony are inviting everyone at the convention to “friend it forward”. Hasbro will also be distributing special My Little Pony tokens of friendship to reward kind acts throughout the convention.
  • Magic: The Gathering has a lot planned for Sahn Diego Comic-Con, including a still-TBA Hasbro exclusive, signings, and more. You can find all the info on their site.

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