Dark Horse at NYCC 2017 ~ BOOTH #1636

Dark Horse
is proud to announce its selection of exclusive merchandise available at New York Comic Con 2017. From amazing collectibles to variant covers by some of the most talented artists in the comics industry, Dark Horse has fans covered!
All exclusive merchandise will be available at the Dark Horse booth (#1636) for all of NYCC 2017. Please note, there will be a fixed number of exclusives set aside for each day of the convention.

Check out the full roster of Dark Horse’s convention exclusives, along with quantity and price, below!

Sherlock Frankenstein & The Legion of Evil #1 Dark Horse Convention Exclusive (Daniel Warren Johnson)

Limited Edition of 75
5 per person per day

Aliens: Dead Orbit #1 Dark Horse Convention Exclusive (Rafael Albuquerque)

Limited Edition of 1,000
5 per Person per Day

American Gods: Shadows #1 Convention Exclusive (Skottie Young)

Limited Edition of 1,400
5 per person per day

Black Hammer #1 Convention Exclusive (Fábio Moon)

Limited Edition of 1,400
5 per person per day

Halo: UNSC Vulture Ship Replica Convention Exclusive Team Red Edition

Limited Edition of 300
2 per person per day

Henchgirl Dark Horse Convention Exclusive Hardcover (Kristen Gudsnuk)

Limited Edition of 250
1 per person per day

Mass Effect: Andromeda Tempest Ship Replica Convention Exclusive Bronze Edition

Limited Edition of 300
2 per person per day

The Witcher: Wolf Wall Sculpture Light Up Convention Exclusive

Limited Edition of 500
2 per person per day


All creators signing in our booth offer their autographs for FREEFREE prints, comics, or posters are provided for most of our signings (while supplies last). You may purchase or bring items to be signed; however, we may restrict the type or number of items to be signed as necessary.

Some signings require a wristband for entry, as noted on the schedule. Drawings for wristbands for these events will begin at show opening the day before and day of each signing. Come to the Dark Horse booth early for the best chance to join these events. Lines may also be closed for some signings due to crowding or time restrictions.

We have two signing stages. One is the Dark Horse stage; the other showcases Blizzard Entertainment’s Overwatch with art from the Overwatch: Anthology Volume 1. The location of each signing is indicated by the following abbreviations:

DH = Dark Horse Signing Stage       OW Overwatch Signing Stage

All events are subject to change. Some restrictions apply. Please see Dark Horse Comics staff if you have questions. 

Stop by the Dark Horse booth #1636! 


12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m.        DH   HENCHGIRL CONVENTION EXCLUSIVE: Kristen Gudsnuk

1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.            DH   SPACE MULLET!,

                                                    SHERLOCK FRANKENSTEIN #1 CONVENTION VARIANT: Daniel Warren Johnson

1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.            OW  LIFEFORMED: CLEO MAKES CONTACT: Matt Mair Lowery, Cassie Anderson

2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.            DH   NERF HERDER: Parry Gripp, Steve Sherlock, Ben Pringle & Linus Dotson

2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.            OW  BUFFY: THE HIGH SCHOOL YEARS, MISFITS OF AVALON: Kel McDonald

3:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.            DH   AMERICAN GODS, FIGHT CLUB 2, KABUKI: David Mack

3:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.            OW  ANGEL: Geraldo Borges

4:00 p.m.–4:45 p.m.            DH   HOUSE OF PENANCE, LIGHT BRIGADE, THE MIGHTY: Peter Tomasi

4:00 p.m.–4:45 p.m.            OW  HALO: RISE OF ATRIOX: Alex Irvine

5:00 p.m.–5:45 p.m.            DH   SPELL ON WHEELS: Kate Leth

5:00 p.m.–5:45 p.m.            OW  MONSTERMEN AND OTHER SCARY STORIES,

                                                    HELLBOY: INTO THE SILENT SEA: Gary Gianni



12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m.        DH   HENCHGIRL CONVENTION EXCLUSIVE: Kristen Gudsnuk

12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m.        OW  BANKSHOT: Alex de Campi, ChrisCross

1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.            DH   LEAD POISONING,THE SHAOLIN COWBOY,

                                                    THE BIG GUY AND RUSTY THE BOY ROBOT, HARD BOILED: Geof Darrow

1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.            OW  TOMB RAIDER: SURVIVOR’S CRUSADEAshley A. Woods

2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.            DH   DORK!, CALLA CTHULHU, THE ELTINGVILLE CLUB: Evan Dorkin, Sarah Dyer

2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.            OW  THE LEGEND OF KORRA: TURF WARS: Irene Koh

3:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.            DH   ELFQUEST: Richard Pini, Wendy Pini

3:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.            OW  THE BATTLES OF BRIDGET LEE, NANJING: THE BURNING CITY: Ethan Young

4:00 p.m.–4:45 p.m.            DH   THE SECRET LOVES OF GEEK GIRLS: Hope Nicholson, Jen Vaughn, Katie West,

Annie Mok, Tini Howard

4:00 p.m.–4:45 p.m.            OW  THE SECRET LOVES OF GEEKS: Cecil Castellucci, Jessi Jordan, Maddie Chaffer,

Priya Huq, Shauna J. Grant, Vita Ayala

5:00 p.m.–5:45 p.m.            DH   REBELS: Brian Wood, Andrea Mutti



5:00 p.m.–5:45 p.m.            OW  THE FIFTH BEATLE: THE BRIAN EPSTEIN STORY: Vivek J. Tiwary



10:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.        DH   AVATAR: THE LAST AIRBENDER,

                                                      THE LEGEND OF KORRA: TURF WARS: Bryan Konietzko, Janet Varney, Irene Koh

                                                      (WRISTBAND REQUIRED)

12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.          DH   XERXES, SIN CITY, 300: Frank Miller

                                                      (WRISTBAND REQUIRED)

                                                      *LIMIT ONE PRINT, ONE OTHER ITEM PER PERSON

                                                      *OTHER RESTRICTIONS MAY APPLY—SEE STAFF FOR INFO

12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m.        OW  HENCHGIRL CONVENTION EXCLUSIVE: Kristen Gudsnuk

1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.            OW  HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON, TROLLHUNTERSRichard Hamilton

1:30 p.m.–2:15 p.m.            DH   HUNGRY GHOSTS: Anthony Bourdain, Joel Rose

                                                       (WRISTBAND REQUIRED)

                                                      *LIMIT ONE PRINT, ONE OTHER ITEM PER PERSON

                                                      *OTHER RESTRICTIONS MAY APPLY—SEE STAFF FOR INFO

2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.            OW  THE SEEDS: Ann Nocenti

3:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.            DH   THE ORIGINALS, THE LIFE AND TIMES OF MARTHA WASHINGTON: Dave Gibbons

3:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.            OW  ELFQUEST: Richard Pini, Wendy Pini

4:00 p.m.–4:45 p.m.            OW  ZODIAC STARFORCE: Kevin Panetta

5:00 p.m.–5:45 p.m.            DH   TARZAN ON THE PLANET OF THE APES: David Walker



11:00 a.m.–11:45 a.m.        DH   SOUPY LEAVES HOME: Cecil Castellucci

11:00 a.m.–11:45 a.m.        OW  BUFFY: THE HIGH SCHOOL YEARS, MISFITS OF AVALON: Kel McDonald

12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m.        DH   HENCHGIRL CONVENTION EXCLUSIVE: Kristen Gudsnuk

1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.            DH   APOCALYPTIGIRL: Andrew MacLean


Join the indie publisher at the panels below, brought to you by Dark Horse Comics and friends!
Please visit http://www.newyorkcomiccon.com/Content/Panels-And-Screenings/View-All/ for more panels featuring Dark Horse creators and guidelines for attending panels.



8:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.                                       GEEKING OUT ON SECRET LOVES:


The Secret Loves of Geeks is the newest anthology from editor Hope Nicholson about love, sex, and dating with stories from cartoonists and professional geeks who tell their intimate, heartbreaking, and inspiring stories. Join Dark Horse creators of all genders, orientations, and cultural backgrounds for a discussion on the modern idea of love.



7:45 PM – 8:45 PM                       ARTISTS WHO WRITE: THE ART AND CRAFT OF COMICS      (Room 1A24)

Whether it’s a murder mystery, a superhero adventure, or a new take on history, creators put a lot of thought into the sequential art that drives stories told in comics. Join Kristen Gudsnuk (Henchgirl), Andrew MacLean (ApocalyptiGirl), and Ethan Young (The Battles of Bridget Lee) as they discuss turning an idea into a full-fledged story and how they continue to keep their writing fresh.



12:30 PM – 1:15 PM                     AN INTRODUCTION TO BERGER BOOKS      (Room 1A21)  

Strange realities, true fictions, dark secrets, and monsters of a different kind. Join Karen Berger (founding Vertigo editor), Anthony Bourdain (Kitchen Confidential, Emmy-Award winning TV star of Parts Unknown) reunited with Get Jiro co-writer Joel Rose (La Pacifica), Ann Nocenti (Daredevil, Catwoman), Dave Gibbons (Watchmen,The Originals), color artist José Villarrubia, and art director Richard Bruning for a special look at the launch titles in this new genre-bending Dark Horse imprint!


1:45 PM – 2:45 PM                       THE COMIC BOOK ELEMENTS OF AVATAR AND KORRA      (Room 1A21)

Dark Horse and Nickelodeon are excited to treat fans to a panel worthy of Aang himself! Join Irene Koh, the artist behind The Legend of Korra: Turf Wars, and Janet Varney, the voice of Korra in The Legend of Korra television series, for a further exploration of the world. Fans will also have the opportunity to showcase their knowledge of the elements in a fun trivia competition for awesome prizes!

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About Dark Horse:


For more than thirty years, Dark Horse Comics has proven to be a solid example of how integrity and innovation can help broaden a unique storytelling medium and establish a small, homegrown company as an industry giant. Founded in 1986 by Mike Richardson, the company is known for the progressive and creator-friendly atmosphere it provides for writers and artists. In addition to publishing comics from top talent, such as Eric Powell, Mike Mignola, Geof Darrow, Brian Wood, Gail Simone, Stan Sakai, and Guillermo del Toro, and comics legends, such as Will Eisner, Milo Manara, Kazuo Koike, Neil Gaiman, and Frank Miller, Dark Horse has developed its own successful properties, such as The MaskGhostX, and Barb Wire. Its successful line of comics, manga, and products based on popular properties includes Dragon AgeBuffy the Vampire SlayerAliensConan, Tomb RaiderHaloThe Witcher,SerenityGame of Thrones, and Avatar: The Last Airbender. Today, Dark Horse Comics is the largest independent comic book publisher in the US and is recognized as one of the world’s leading entertainment publishers.


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