Oni Press is in New York for NYCC 2010! Oct 8th – 10th we’ll be strutting our stuff at booth #2331. Come by and check out our eclectic library of titles including the con premieres of:
Hopeless Savages Greatest Hits Vol. 1 By Jen Van Meter Featuring Art by Bryan Lee O’Malley • Christine Norrie • Chynna Clugston • Jen Van Meter • Ross Campbell • and more!
Absolutely one of the most asked about and anticipated releases in the Oni Press Library, Hopeless Savages! It’s the totally swerval return of the First Family of Punk! Dirk Hopeless and Nikki Savage went from the parties, touring, and recording studios of rock stardom to the quiet of the suburbs, but that’s no reason they can’t still be themselves. Join Dirk and Nikki, along with their kids—Rat, Arsenal, Twitch, and Zero—as they bounce their way through kidnapping plots, first love, and international intrigue in this massive collection of the Eisner Award-nominated series! Collects all the existing Hopeless Savages material ahead of new adventures in 2011!
Swing by the Oni booth and get your copy signed by writer Jen Van Meter (signing schedule below)!
Guerillas Vol. 1 By Brahm Revel
Private John Francis Clayton is on his first tour of duty in Vietnam, facing death at every turn in the middle of a war he doesn’t understand. Clayton is just trying to stay alive when he encounters an elite platoon of…. simian soldiers?!? This squad of chain-smoking chimps is the most dangerous fighting force in the jungle… but whose side are they on?
Swing by the Oni booth and get your copy signed by Brahm Revel (signing schedule below)!
All Saints Day, An Amy Devlin Mystery Vol. 2 By Christina Weir & Nunzio DeFilippis Art By Dove McHargue & Kate Kasenow
Three years after the events of Past Lies, Amy Devlin, in her final days in Beverly Hills’ Cold Case Division, uncovers a series of murders that seem connected through time. Every 10 years, a sinner with a saint’s name has been brutally murdered on All Saints Day. With a string of cases spanning 30 years, and another killing likely to occur within the month, can Amy convince anyone these unsolved crimes are connected? And when she starts digging, will she make herself the next victim?
Wasteland the Apocalyptic Edition Vol. 2 By Antony Johnston Art By Chris Mitten with Covers by Ben Templesmith
The critically acclaimed sci-fi epic continues with this second deluxe hardcover collection! Michael and Abi have escaped the city of Newbegin, but what chaos remains in their wake? And how will they deal with the savage Dog Tribe desert nomads? Reprinting issues #14-#25 of Wasteland, this second volume also includes the fan-favorite “Walking the Dust” stories, featuring all-new artwork, and a colour gallery of Ben Templesmith’s amazing covers!
Swing by the Oni booth and get your copy signed by Antony Johnston (signing schedule below)!
Con Grabs & Specials
Super Pro K.O. World Champion Belt of NYCC 2010 Join Jarrett Williams at one of his signings to compete for the heavyweight championship of New York Comic-Con 2010! Bring your best pre or post match throw down speech and tell Jarrett why you should be the King of the Con. All the excitement will be videoed and posted on the Oni Blog, so even if you’re not at the show you can witness the action. The winner will be announced on the Oni Blog in the weeks that follow. *Old school wrastlin’ costume and persona encouraged!*
Salt Water Taffy Coloring Book Creator Matthew Loux is bringing a gift for the young fans of his hit kids comic series in the form of Salt Water Taffy Coloring Books! Stop by the Oni Booth (#2331) during one of Matthew’s signings and grab a book and a pack of crayons (whiles supplies last).
Scott Pilgrim and Ramona Flowers Wristbands Get one free with purchase of Scott Pilgrim Vol. 6 or $3 each (while supplies last)! Each Wristband features either Scott Pilgrim or Ramona Flowers!
New Scott Pilgrim Shirts Featuring designs by www.johnnywander.com
Scott Pilgrim and Ramona Flowers Metal Charms Weighty black-nickle and full color enamel charms featuring your favorite slacker and the lady of his dreams.
Scott Pilgrim Silkscreened Vinyl Stickers Three inch round vinyl stickers silkcreened to Scott Pilgrim perfection!
Scott Pilgrim, Limited Edition, Silkcreened Gig Posters
Oni Press, Bryan Lee O’Malley and Daniel Danger’s Tiny Media Empire have teamed up for a limited edition run of Scott Pilgrim gig posters. Each of the four silkscreened gig posters feature a band from the Scott Pilgrim comics by Bryan Lee O’Malley including: Sex Bob-omb, Clash at Demonhead, Crash & the Boys, and Kid Chameleon.
Tiny Media Empire and three powerhouse artists have each lent their style to one of the bands in the Scott Pilgrim series. Kevin Tong, best know for his gig poster work with Sonic Youth, Weezer, and Wilco, took on the Scott Pilgrim series’ quintessential band Sex Bob-omb. Daniel Danger, founder of Tiny Media Empire, put together a legendary video game reference masterpiece for his Clash At Demonhead gig poster.Underground comics favorite, Hellen Jo, used her trademark vibrant style for the quirky Crash & The Boys. And gig poster pros, Aesthetic Apparatus, have created an iconic gem for Scott Pilgrim’s high school band Kid Chameleon.
Each of the four silkscreened, four-color, 18? x 24? posters is numbered and collected into a set that will be sold at the Oni Press Booth (#2331) during New York Comic Con for $120 each. In addition to the full sets, a varient on Kevin Tong’s Sex Bob-omb gig poster featuring a metallic ink will available separately for $35.
More Oni Merch!
NEW Super Pro KO Buttons, Stumptown Shirts, Wet Moon Shirts, Black Metal Shirts, Wasteland Shirts, North World Shirts, Shirts of Shirts with Shirts on them buttoned to buttons of shirts… and much more!
Oni Press on Panels!
SUN 1:15-2:15 Oni Press Presents Panelmonium 2010— Oni Press Presents Panelmonium 2010 — Often imitated but never duplicated! Get up close and personal with trend setting indie comic powerhouse Oni Press. Join in the Q&A with your favorite Oni creators including: Jen Van Meter (Hopeless Savages), Brahm Revel (Guerillas), Antony Johnston (Wasteland), Ray Fawkes (Possessions), Eduardo Medeiros, Rafael Albuquerque, & Mateus Santolouco (Mondo Urbano), Matt Loux (Yo Gabba Gabba!: Goodnight Gabba Land) and many more!. Get sneak peeks at upcoming Oni projects, news on Oni Press fan initiatives, free Oni comics, prizes and more! Guaranteed by Oni Press’ totally biased employees to be “the most fun you’ll ever have at a panel.” Room 1A14
Oni Press is pleased to announce the following signings at their booth #2331
Fri 1:00 – 1:45 Len Wallace, Robbi Rodriguez, Joe Harris 2:00 – 2:45 Wook-Jin Clark, TJ Kirsch, Jarrett Williams 3:00 – 3:45 Jen Van Meter, Rick Spears, Nico Hitori De 4:00 – 4:45 Brahm Revel, Rick Lacy, Phil Gelatt 5:00 – 5:45 Antony Johnston, Ray Fawkes, Chris Schweizer 6:00 – 6:45 Ross Campbell, Jen Van Meter, Joe Harris
Sat 10:15 – 11:00 Chris Schweizer, Wook-Jin Clark, Jarrett Williams 11:15 – 12:00 Brahm Revel, Marc Guggenheim, Ray Fawkes 12:15 – 1:00 Antony Johnston, Joe Harris, Rick Spears 1:15 – 2:00 Jen Van Meter, Rafael Albuquerque, Ryan Kelly 2:15 – 3:00 Ray Fawkes, Matt Loux, Robbi Rodriguez 3:15 – 4:00 Brahm Revel, Rick Spears, Ross Campbell 4:15 – 5:00 Antony Johnston, Phil Gelatt, Rick Lacy 5:15 – 6:00 Jen Van Meter, Nico Hitori De, Joe Harris 6:15 – 7:00 Chris Schweizer, Jarrett Williams, Ross Campbell
Sun 10:15 – 11:00 Antony Johnston, Phil Gelatt, Rick Lacy 11:15 – 12:00 Jen Van Meter, Jarrett Williams, Matt Loux 12:15 – 1:00 Brahm Revel, Ross Campbell, Joe Harris 1:15 – 2:15 ONI PRESS PANELMONIUM 2010! 2:30 – 3:15 Robbi Rodriguez, Nico Hitori De, Rick Spears 3:30 – 4:15 Len Wallace, Chris Schweizer, Hunter Clark
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.