Todd McFarlane and Company Attend San Diego Comic-Con, July 23rd - 26th
Panels, Signings and Much More for Convention Attendees
Friday, June 19, 2009
It's official! McFarlane Toys and Todd McFarlane will be at this year's San Diego Comic-Con. The McFarlane Companies has expanded its presence at the con by teaming up with key retailers and partners. We plan to have exclusive action figures, comics, artist signings, giveaways, panels, a first look at upcoming figure lines and the chance to meet the man himself: Todd McFarlane.
The San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) will be held from July 23-26 at the San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA. This is the 40th anniversary of the Comic-Con and it looks to be the biggest and best convention ever.
Check out the event and item list below to start planning your McFarlane experience. And be sure to stop at the Image Comics' booth #2729 to visit the Todd McFarlane Productions (TMP) table and staff.
Get the inside scoop on all things McFarlane. From toys, to comics and movies, Todd is going to tell you all about his current projects.
The Image Comics Show
Friday, July 24 from 11:30-12:30.
Todd McFarlane will be joining his fellow Image Partners, Mayhem's Tyrese Gibson and many more special guests.
Todd McFarlane Signing Schedule
Don't miss your chance to get Todd McFarlane's autograph.
Todd McFarlane and Image Comics
Friday, July 24 from 1:00pm-2:30pm
Image Comics, booth #2729
Head to the Image Comics' booth (#2729) for an autograph signing with Todd and the other Image Comic Book creators and partners.
Todd McFarlane Grifball Signing
Friday, July 24 from 5:30 to 7PM.
Entertainment Earth/Toys 'R' Us, booth #2343
Our friends over at Toys "R" Us and Entertainment Earth are hosting a Todd McFarlane signing. While you are there, don't miss your chance to get the Toys "R" Us Exclusive Halo Grifball Spartan (more details below) by McFarlane Toys.
Exclusive, limited edition, items that you can only get at this event.
Haunt Preview Comic Book
Todd McFarlane Productions, booth #2729
Get a copy of this limited edition, exclusive, 16-page preview of the upcoming Haunt book by McFarlane and Kirkman.
Halo Grifball Exclusive Action Figure
Toys 'R' Us and Entertainment Earth, Booth #2343
This Spartan features the highly coveted Recon armor, plus bomb, gravity hammer and sword hilt accessories. The Grifball Spartan is limited to 6,000 pieces.
We will also be selling other comics at our booth, including the following trade paperbacks:
Spawn: Origins Vol. 1
Reprints the stories and artwork (by Todd McFarlane himself) that laid the groundwork for the most successful independent comic book ever published. Vol. 1 includes the introduction of Spawn, and a number of other memorable and menacing characters, including Malebolgia and the Violator.
Spawn: Endgame Volume 1
Features the all-new Spawn and the return of award winning Spawn creator, Todd McFarlane to his flagship title along with combined talent of Whilce Portacio (WetWorks) and Brian Holguin (Spawn: Godslayer). This volume reprints the sold out, monumental Spawn issues 185-190: of the Spawn: Endgame story arc. This milestone in the Spawn saga re-imagines the classic character as only Spawn's creator Todd McFarlane can.
More event announcements still to come.
Check back here over the next few weeks for all the cool panels, events, signing and exclusives from McFarlane Toys. We will be announcing more details leading up to the con.
For a complete listing of events and more information on Comic-Con, visit www.comic-con.org.