Here’s Kodansha’s complete line-up and giveaways. Junji Ito cat comics and Tony Moore Attack on Titan? I think I see where this is going.
Thu Oct 8 | 4-5 | Room 1A18
In which we make the biggest announcement about Attack on Titan comics … ever. Kodansha USA general manager Kana Koide, director of publishing Ben Applegate, and a few special guests will lead the panel, answer questions, and give away some goodies.
Kodansha Comics Panel
Sat Oct 10 | 12:15-1:15 | Room 1A01
We’ll have announcements of new licenses for 2016 and a discussion with the imprint’s editorial team. In an unprecedented special treat, Noragami: Stray God editor Yohei Takami, fresh from Tokyo, will demonstrate the Japanese manga editorial process with a sneak peek at an upcoming chapter of Noragami! Join in the Q&A afterwards—you could win a special prize! Starring: Ben Applegate, Kana Koide, Noelle Webster, Ajani Oloye, David Yoo, Haruko Hashimoto, and Alvin Lu.
You don’t need to cosplay to leave NYCC with some amazing photos in character! We’ll be setting up photo standees at the Kodansha booth (#2109) that’ll let you and your friends put your faces into hit series Attack on Titan and Noragami: Stray God! Come with your friends in cosplay for an even greater photo op!
Stop by the Kodansha Comics booth (#2109) for exclusive gifts, early releases, or just to chat! We’ll have early copies of Fairy Tail: Master’s Edition;Noragami; LDK; Kiss Him, Not Me; Junji Ito’s Cat Diary; and more!
Buy any manga at the Kodansha booth (#2109) and you’ll receive a free manga sampler, a pack of temporary tattoos from Attack on Titan and other hit series, plus one of the following three convention exclusives:
• A premium art card featuring an illustration never seen in color in the U.S. before, from Noragami: Stray God or The Seven Deadly Sins!
• A beautiful, full-color poster featuring the variant cover art from Attack on Titan 16 Special Edition, by Tony Moore (The Walking Dead)!
The Seven Deadly Sins Bookmarks from Japan
Sign up for the Kodansha Comics e-newsletter at our booth (or show us that you’ve already signed up) and get a special Seven Deadly Sinsbookmark from Japan!
See you there
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.