– Z2 Comics is excited to announce a limited edition WELCOME TO SHOWSIDE issue #1 variant cover by Rian Sygh (STOLEN FOREST) – available only at New York Comic Con (NYCC). Sygh and WELCOME TO SHOWSIDE creator Ian McGinty will both be on hand at NYCC, which kicks off Thursday, October 8th, to sign the exclusive, extremely limited edition issues.
WELCOME TO SHOWSIDE, due in stores October 28th from Z2 Comics, is artist Ian McGinty’s creator-owned debut. WELCOME TO SHOWSIDE, an all-ages title, takes readers on the adventures of Kit, a lovable kid with a monstrous secret: his dad is the Great Shadow King and he wants Kit to take over the family business of destroying the world.
“Advance copies of the first issue of my brain baby, WELCOME TO SHOWSIDE, with a whimsical Rian Sygh variant cover exclusively for NYCC is cool cool cool!” says McGinty.
Adds Z2 Comics Co-Publisher Josh Frankel, “WELCOME TO SHOWSIDE makes its debut this weekend — and with it, Z2 Comics will debut our new creator-owned periodical line at NYCC, the East Coast’s biggest convention. This is the moment we’ve been working towards for a very long time.”
About Z2 Comics:
Z2 Comics is the NYC-based boutique publisher of acclaimed graphic novels by Paul Pope, Dean Haspiel and Miss Lasko-Gross. The new Z2 Comics creator-owned periodical line is launching this fall with WELCOME TO SHOWSIDE from BRAVEST WARRIORS artist Ian McGinty, CARVER by Paul Pope protege Chris Hunt, and ALLEN: SON OF HELLCOCK, the comic book debut of writers Will Tracy (Last Week Tonight with John Oliver) and Gabe Koplowitz