Which Disney and Nickelodeon shows will have signings at Comic-Con? What adorable thing has Patrick Ballesteros conjured up from his imagination that you’re going to need to own? How many prints can we fit into one Under the Tents? The answers to those and more!
Here’s a look at the news you might have missed:
- The world of zines are alive and well, evident in a recent tweet from Alex Pardee who will have this one at his booth at SDCC.
— Alex Pardee (@alexpardee) July 9, 2016
- Penn Zero co-creator Sam Levine announced on Twitter that there will be a Penn Zero poster signing session on Friday after the panel — and while the location is currently TBA, it’s likely to be in Sails.
sails pavillion probably, after panel. Will post times when I know.
— Sam Levine (@Sam_Levine) July 9, 2016
- SpongeBob SquarePants alumni Vincent Waller confirmed on Twitter that the show will not be at SDCC but will be having a signing on Sunday at the con, and it sounds like the rest of the SpongeBob crew will be along for the ride.
We're doing a signing on Sunday at SDCC. No panel this year.
— Vincent Waller (@VincentWaller72) July 9, 2016
- Kathleen Smith, author of The Fangirl Life, recently tweeted out she will be providing several signed copies of her book to be auctioned off at Wayward Cocktails.
— Kathleen Smith (@fangirltherapy) July 8, 2016
- Fans of artist Charlie Adlard who were wanting to get a commission might have to find him at a different con this year. Charlie will only be doing signings at SDCC according to his tweet to a fan.
sorry won't have time for commissions I will sign at some & will be able to do quick sketches at others. Full details soon
— Charlie Adlard (@CharlieAdlard) July 9, 2016
- Brittney Lee took to her Instagram account to show off these unique coasters that she will be making available at SDCC.
- Shirt collectors won’t want to miss the “Ophelia” shirt that Camilla d’Errico. will have at her booth #4723! From the sounds of her Instagram post, she will have more shirt designs available.
It's Friday night!💖 And to celebrate I want to share a #new #SDCC #reveal!!🎉🎉 Check out one of the awesome women's tshirts by @nuvango that I'll have available!!😍😮 "Ophelia" makes her debut as a fantasticly SUPER comfy ladies shirt and I couldn't be happier!!😊💕✨ I excited for my fans to get their hands on her in less than two weeks at my booth 4723!!🎊❤️ More exciting things to come in the days leading up to @comic_con for both the ladies and the men!😘💋 #camilladerrico #art #popsurrealism #wearableart #fashion #tshirt #sdcc #sdcc2016 #adorable #popculture #artwork #originalart #popmanga #sandiegocomicconinternational #birds #crowns #girl #madeincanada #release #ophelia #shakespeare #inspired #poppainting
- More news about prints available at SDCC, this one comes from Diana Levin via Instagram.
- Comic Hero University recently posted a photo on Instagram of the Ed Benes SDCC exclusive variant. They will also be taking pre-orders starting Sunday that will be shipping on Monday, July 25.
- Carla Wyzgala will be debuting the Sailor Pin Ups in print, poster, and originals form. You can find these gorgeous ladies at table AA-16 during SDCC.
- Looking for a unique Star Wars piece to take home from SDCC? Check out what Lee Kohse will be offering exclusively at table GG-05!
I have 10 #ArtistProof #prints for my official #StarWars #slaveleia #canvas #giclee #print. I thought it would be cool to do these small original 9×12 #portrait on #tonedpaper to include with each #limitededition print for #sdcc. If you're interested stop by #ArtistAlley GG-05 to check them out. #princessleia #huttslayer #copic #copicmarkers #holbein #holbeingouache #moltowmarkers
- Martin Hsu showed off another completed piece that will be available at his table. This hand sculpted entry into the Dragon Boy Artist Series comes from Sean Chao.
HOLY SWEET DRAGON BOY! Did you see what @seanchaochao made?!! All sculpted and painted by hand! As part of #SDCC Dragon Boy Artist Series: one-of-a-kind custom figures created by friends of Dragon Boy. Comic Con Exclusive Martin Hsu booth 4530! More reveal to come! ✨👦🏻🐲✨🍩🍪🍦 #dragonboy #designertoy #designerfigure #arttoy #customfigure #martinhsu #seanchao #comiccon #sdcc2016 #sweets #dessert #icecream #brunch #sundae #donuts #redvelvet #cake #HSUPERJULY
- Another Comic-Con exclusive to be found at Hsu’s Booth #4530 is this ‘Midnight’ piece by Jeremiah Ketner.
'Midnight' by @smallandround ! Now that we're 2 weeks away from #SDCC, I'm excited to start sharing with you all Martin Hsu booth 4530 Comic Con Exclusives! Here's a sneak peek at an one-of-a-kind Dragon Boy custom figure as part of #SDCC2016 Artist Series by my buddy @smallandround – beautiful as always! Available on Preview Night! More to come! ✨👦🏻🐲✨ #DragonBoy #designerfigure #designertoy #arttoy #vinylfigure #customfigure #comiccon #comiccon2016 #comicconexclusive #martinhsu #HSUPERJULY
- antiss comics will be selling Midnight #1 sketch variants. You can buy them blank ($10) or buy it with a sketch ($50) according to their Instagram post.
- Comics Never Stop will be handing out a free publication in both Small Press Table M-11 and M-12, as well as in the Gaslamp. So go grab one!
Comics Never Stop SDCC Edition – We will be handing these out at San Diego in the Gaslamp District each day before and after the convention. We are also in the Small Press Area tables M11 and M12 – swing by and ask for a copy. #sdcc #comicsneverstop #newspaper #comicstrips #comics #independent #sandiego #gaslamp #convention #california
- In other giveaway news, Crash Boom Designs will have these stickers to find all around the convention center. You can find more information on her blog.
- Liana Hee unveiled an adorable piece that will be available at the con, and promised to have new merchandise, many originals, and her Mini Mermies book — all at Small Press Table O-03.
- Artist Mark Brooks revealed an X-Men print he’ll have available at Booth #5557.
- As you wish. You’re going to want to get your hands on this adorable Patrick Ballesteros The Princess Bride print, which will be available at Artist Alley #DD-8.