Image Comics has announced its full panel and signing schedule for San Diego Comic-Con 2024 and its list of exclusive merchandise available throughout the convention at Booth #1915.

Image Comics SDCC Exclusives

Witchblade SDCC exclusive variant

Convention variants will be quantity-limited per customer and per day, on a first-come, first-served basis. These include:

  • Geiger Deluxe Edition Vol. 1 hardcover by Geoff Johns & Gary Frank with Convention Exclusive dust jacket, cover art by Frank, $34.99 + tax
  • Little Monsters Deluxe Edition Vol. 1 hardcover by Jeff Lemire & Dustin Nguyen with Convention Exclusive dust jacket, cover art by Nguyen, $39.99 + tax
  • Spawn Kills Every Spawn #1 by John Layman & Rob Sketchcraft Duenas SDCC 2024 exclusive cover art by Duenas, $25 + tax
  • Witchblade #1 by Marguerite Bennett & Giuseppe Cafaro, SDCC 2024 exclusive foil cover art by Marc Silvestri, $25 + tax
  • Image Comics SDCC 2024 passport, $5 + tax
  • Paper Girls x Blackwing collab pencils, $20 + tax

Geiger SDCC exclusive dust jacket

Signings

Creator signings will occur at Image Comics Booth #1915 during all four days of SDCC. The publisher notes that schedule changes will be reflected at imagecomics.com and encourages fans to check the website for up-to-date info.

Per the release from Image, “*TICKETED denotes signings that require wristbands. Wristbands will be given out at the Image booth as soon as the convention floor opens on a first-come, first-served basis. Tickets will be available for attendee, retailer, and professional badge-types only, unless otherwise stated. There will be a limit of 3 items per person for ticketed signings unless otherwise noted. All items presented for signing are subject to review and denial by staff. No CGC, CBCS, or other witnessing/grading.”

Here is the current signing schedule (all times in PST):

Thursday, July 25

  • 10-11 a.m.: Wyatt KennedyLuigi Formisano (Nights)
  • 10:30-11:30 a.m.: Declan Shalvey (Old Dog)
  • 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Tony Fleecs, Trish Forstner, & Tone Rodriguez (Feral)
  • 12-1 p.m.: Liam Sharp (Starhenge)
  • 12:30-1:30 p.m.: Kyle HigginsJoe Clark (Deep Cuts)
  • 1:30-2:30 p.m.: Daniel Warren Johnson (The Moon Is Following Us, Transformers) * TICKETED *
  • 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.: Ian Bertram (Precious MetalLittle Bird)
  • 3-4 p.m.: Joshua WilliamsonTom Reilly (Duke)

Friday, July 26

  • 10-11 a.m.: Geoff Johns (GeigerGhost Machine)
  • 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Griffin Sheridan & Ethan S. Parker (Kill Your Darlings)
  • 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Pornsak Pichetshote & Lee Loughridge (The Good Asian, Infidel)
  • 1-2 p.m.: Rick Remender (The Sacrificers, Grommets)
  • 1-2 p.m.: Zoe Thorogood (It’s Lonely At the Centre of the Earth)
  • 2-3 p.m.: Kyle Higgins, Brian Buccellato, Melissa Flores, Ryan Parrott, & Kelly McMahon (The Massive-Verse)
  • 3:30-4:30 p.m.: Erica Schultz (Rat City)
  • 4-5 p.m.: David F. Walker & Sanford Greene & Chuck Brown (Bitter Root) ** Freebie promo print available to signing attendees, first come, first served

Spawn Kills Every Spawn SDCC exclusive

Saturday, July 27

  • 10-11 a.m.: Todd McFarlane (Spawn) * TICKETED *
  • 11 a.m.-12 p.m.: Bear McCreary & Kyle Higgins (The Singularity)
  • 1-2 p.m.: Skottie Young (I Hate Fairyland, Ain’t No Grave) ** 5 books per person limit, no graded/CGC signatures
  • 2:30-3:30 p.m.: Dustin Nguyen (Little Monsters, Descender, Ascender)
  • 3:30-4:30 p.m.: Gerry Duggan, Scott Koblish, & Brian Posehn (Scotch McTiernan Versus Forces of Evil, Dead Eyes)
  • 4:30-5:30 p.m.: Rick Remender (The Sacrificers, Grommets)
  • 4:30-5:30 p.m.: Rodney Barnes & Jason Shawn Alexander (Killadelphia)

Sunday, July 28

  • 10-11 a.m.: Sabir Pirzada (Dandelion)
  • 12-1 p.m.: James Tynion IV (The Department of Truth, Worldtr33) * TICKETED *
  • 12:15-1:15 p.m.: Daniel Warren Johnson (The Moon Is Following Us, Transformers) * TICKETED *
  • 1:30-2:30 p.m.: Zoe Thorogood & Tim Seeley (Hack/Slash: Back to School)
  • 1:30-2:30 p.m.: Tony Fleecs & Tim Seeley (Local Man)

Image Comics SDCC Panels

Little Monsters SDCC exclusive dust jacket

Finally, Image Comics released its full panel schedule for SDCC 2024. Schedule changes will be reflected at imagecomics.com.

Thursday, June 26

Image Comics Presents: Artists Unleashed
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Room 24ABC

Join us for an in-depth conversation with master storytellers Skottie Young (Ain’t No Grave, I Hate Fairyland), Daniel Warren Johnson (Do a Powerbomb, Transformers) & Derek Kirk Kim (The Last Mermaid) as they share details about their work as well as their creative process and influences. Moderator: Jim Viscardi, VP of Business Development. 

Spotlight on Zoe Thorogood
12-1 p.m., Room 25ABC

Join us for an in-depth conversation with Russ Manning award winner and multiple Eisner Award nominee, Zoe Thorogood (It’s Lonely At the Centre of the Earth, Hack/Slash: Back to School). Moderator: Ashley V. Robinson of Popverse.

Todd Panel: Todd McFarlane Talks Spawn Movie, Comics, and More!
12:30-1:30 p.m., Ballroom 20

TRANSFORMERS & G.I. JOE: The Energon Universe Is HERE
4:30-5:30pm, Room 5AB
WELCOME TO THE HOTTEST COMICS IN THE WORLD! TRANSFORMERS, G.I. JOE, and Void Rivals from Skybound have taken over the comic book world and we’ve got the top secret reveals you can’t miss. Superstars Robert Kirkman (Void Rivals), Daniel Warren Johnson (TRANSFORMERS), Joshua Williamson (Duke, Cobra Commander), Tom Reilly (Duke), and Sean Mackiewicz (SVP/Publisher, Skybound) deliver the panel that will have everyone talking!

Friday, July 27

Image Comics Presents: Enter the MASSIVE-VERSE
11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m., Room 6A
Join Massive-Verse superstars Kyle Higgins (Radiant Black, No/One), Brian Buccellato (No/One), Melissa Flores (The Dead Lucky), Ryan Parrott (Rogue Sun), and more special surprise guests as the crew unveils exciting new developments and announcements in store for the Massive-verse this year and next! Moderator: Ryan Sidoti.

Image Comics: Storytelling, Genre, and Crafting Unforgettable Comics
1-2 p.m., Room 25ABC
Join Geoff Johns (Redcoat, Rook: Exodus), Gerry Duggan (Falling in Love On the Path to Hell), Ian Bertram (Precious Metal), Erica Schultz (Rat City), Sanford Greene (Bitter Root), and Wyatt Kennedy (Nights) for a freewheeling conversation amongst some of the top talent in the comics industry as they discuss genre, storytelling, industry secrets, and tricks-of-the-trade. Moderator: Jim Viscardi, VP of Business Development.

Saturday, July 28

Image Comics Presents: Kill Your Little Monsters
10-11 a.m., Room 28DE
Join Jeff Lemire (Little Monsters, Phantom Road), Dustin Nguyen (Little Monsters, Ascender), Griffin Sheridan (Kill Your Darlings), and Ethan Parker (Kill Your Darlings), for an in-depth discussion of horror, fantasy and the process of collaboration. Moderator: Jim Viscardi, VP of Business Development.

Image Comics: Comics Characters Fans Will Love or Hate—or Love to Hate!
3-4 p.m., Room 25ABC
Join Rick Remender (Grommets, Sacrificers), Joe Casey (Blood Squad Seven), Rodney Barnes (Killadelphia), and Pornsak Pichetshote (The Horizon Experiment) for an in-depth discussion of character building that leaps from the page and the secret behind what makes for loveable or unlikable characters for readers. Moderator: Jim Viscardi, VP of Business Development.

4:15 – 5:15 PM
Skybound Presents: In Conversation with Robert Kirkman 
4:15-5:15 p.m., Room 6A

Join comic book creator, writer, and executive producer Robert Kirkman for a Q&A with fans, discussing the worlds of Invincible, The Walking Dead, and TRANSFORMERS and G.I. JOE via Skybound and Hasbro’s Energon Universe.

Sunday, July 29

Image Comics Presents: Genres, Generations, and Graphic Greatness
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Room 10
Join Tony Fleecs (Feral, Local Man), Trish Forstner (Feral), Tim Seeley (Local Man), and Declan Shalvey (Old Dog) for an in-depth discussion on creating stories connecting with fans that span genres and generations. Moderator: Jim Viscardi, VP of Business Development.

Stay tuned for more SDCC ’24 coverage from The Beat.

Leave a Reply