Assassin’s Creed NYCC Events and Comic Announcement

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If you’re a fan of Assassin’s Creed and are making your way to NYCC this year then you’re in luck as Titan Comics has plenty of events to keep you busy. Thursday will be Assassin’s Creed Day, featuring an official panel with Anthony Del Col, Conor McCreery (Kill Shakespeare) and Dennis Calero. A surprise special guest will also be appearing with an exclusive Assassin’s Creed comic announcement!

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THURSDAY:

ASSASSIN’S CREED COMICS PANEL

Date/Time: Thursday, October 8, 1:45PM-2.45PM

Location: ROOM: 1A24

Moderator: Andrien Gbinigie

Guests: Anthony Del Col (writer), Conor McCreery (writer) and Dennis Calero (cover artist), Richard Farrese (Assassin’s Creed Scriptwriter at Ubisoft) and Aymar Azaizia (Assassin’s Creed Head of Content at Ubisoft)

 

BOOTH SIGNINGS

 

The below creators will be signing Assassin’s Creed #1 on the Titan booth (no. 2142) at 3:15pm- 4.15pm:

 

Conor McCreery (Writer)

Anthony Del Col (Writer)

Dennis Calero (Cover Artist)

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FRIDAY:

BOOTH SIGNINGS

 

The below creators will be signing Assassin’s Creed #1 on the Titan booth (no. 2142) at 1:30pm – 2.30pm:

 

Date/Time: Friday, October 9, 1:30PM

Location: Titan Booth 2142

Guests: Conor McCreery and Dennis Calero.

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SATURDAY

Get your photo taken with Assassin’s Creed® cosplayers at the Titan Comics booth at 1:30 PM.
Date/Time: Saturday, October 10, 1:30 PM
Location: Titan Booth 2142

BOOTH SIGNINGS

The below creators will be signing Assassin’s Creed® comics on the Titan booth (no. 2142) at 2pm:

 

Date/Time: Saturday, October 10, 2.00PM

Location: ROOM: 1A24

Guests: Conor McCreery and Dennis Calero.

 

#NYCC: DARK HORSE ANNOUNCES DAVID MACK’S KABUKI LIBRARY!

DARK HORSE ANUNCES DAVID MACK’S KABUKI LIBRARY

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NEW YORK, NY—Celebrating 20 years of Kabuki, Dark Horse and David Mack(Reflections, Dream Logic, Shy Creatures) are proud to announce the first volume collecting the entire critically acclaimed Kabuki series in large oversize library editions.

This edition collects the first two original Kabuki volumes: Circle of Blood and Dreams. The origin, the foundation of the story…The very beginning of the acclaimed series created by David Mack.

Featuring a total of eleven separate issues and collected with loads of extras, this is the book that fans of Mack and Kabuki have been waiting for and the perfect book for brand-new Kabuki readers to begin with.

Boasting a whopping 400 pages at $39.99, Kabuki Library Volume 1 is a must-have for any collector’s shelf. Extra features include the Kabuki drawings from Brian Michael Bendis, introductions by Jim Steranko and Bendis, and more.

Kabuki Library Volume 1 is on sale July 8, 2015. Preorder your copy today!

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About Dark Horse
Founded in 1986 by Mike Richardson, 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. 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 Frank Miller, Mike Mignola, Neil Gaiman, Brian Wood, Gerard Way, Felicia Day, and Guillermo del Toro, and comics legends, such as Will Eisner, Neal Adams, and Jim Steranko, Dark Horse has developed its own successful properties, such as The Mask, Ghost, Timecop, and SpyBoy. Its successful line of comics and products based on popular properties includes Star Wars, Mass Effect, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Aliens, Conan, EVE Online, Halo, Serenity, Game of Thrones, and Domo. Today Dark Horse Comics is the largest independent comic book publisher in the US and is recognized as one of the world’s leading publishers of both creator-owned content and licensed comics material.

The Dark Knight Rises for New York Comic Con & New York Super Week

The Dark Knight Rises for New York Comic Con & New York Super Week

ReedPOP and DC Comics have officially charged award-winning artist, Francis Manapul, known for his work on, The Flash, Justice League, Witchblade and The Necromancer with the epic task of creating the official NYCC poster!

The custom design NYC feature takes Batman off the streets of Gotham city and casts his iconic image over a map of the five boroughs —  the home of his creation in 1939.

The exclusive poster that will be featured across NYCC advertising, comic retail locations and as the NYCC ad within the DC books.

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New York Super Week

NYSW is a 10 day long festival with over 60 nerdy, geeky, cool pop culture events across all five boroughs of NYC in the lead up to this year’s New York Comic Con!

 

NYCC Eastern Championships of Cosplay

NYCC Eastern Championships of Cosplay

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The NYCC Eastern Championships of Cosplay makes its debut this October in the Big Apple as the largest and most prestigious costume contest on the East coast. This is the first stop in the “Quest for the Crown,” a new global Cosplay competition circuit that celebrates the very best in Cosplay design from all over the world.

Thousands of NYCC Fans will watch in person and millions of people around the world will tune in via our live stream to see contestants compete for the title of Eastern Champion of Cosplay. For the first time ever, the Eastern Champion of Cosplay will represent the East Coast in the 2015 C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay in Chicago, the final round in the Quest for the Crown Cosplay Competition Circuit. There they will battle it out with the best Cosplayers in the world for a shot at the crown and large cash prizes.

Join us for what is sure to be a fun-filled competition celebrating the talent, skill and determination of the best Cosplayers in the world.

If you think you have what it takes to take your first step in the Quest for the Crown, now is your chance to show off all of your hard work and talent at the inaugural NYCC Eastern Championships of Cosplay!

How it works

The NYCC Eastern Championships of Cosplay is a celebration of all pop culture. It is a craftsmanship award show with a pre-judging session and a stage display. All entries must represent a character or element from the pop culture realm – including Comic Books, Movies & Television, Video Games, Anime & Manga and Fantasy.

Each entrant will submit an application to be reviewed by the NYCC team and entrants may only enter one costume into the competition. Accepted contestants will be pre-judged for craftsmanship off stage and then battle it out on the Main Stage for first place in their respective categories. Each of the first place winners will then move on to the Final round to compete for cash prizes and ultimate bragging rights as the NYCC Eastern Champion of Cosplay.

If interested in applying for the NYCC Eastern Championships of Cosplay, click the link below to the online application. The submission must be in by 11:59 PM EDT on Friday, September 19.

Ready to apply?

Click here for the complete rules and entry form
for the NYCC Eastern Championships of Cosplay