IDW Announces Signing Schedule and Panels for New York Comic Con 2018

Booth #1844 Hosts the Superstars of Comics and Entertainment Every Day at NYCC!

SAN DIEGO, CA (September 26, 2018) — IDW Publishing today announces the company’s action-packed signing schedule for next week’s New York Comic Con, featuring exclusive appearances with such fan-favorite talent as Joe Hill, Sam Kieth, Delilah S. Dawson, Alan Robert, Michel Fiffe, Gabriel Rodriguez, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Kieron Gillen, Elsa Charretier, the voice cast of Rise of the TMNT, and so many, many more!

Check out our complete list of booth guests below, as well as our panel programming and special events!


Thursday, October 4th

12:00pm – 1:00pm: GhostbustersCorin Howell
12:00pm – 1:00pm: Duck TalesJoe Caramagna
1:00pm – 3:00pm: Batman/The MaxxSam Kieth (*exclusive available)
2:00pm – 3:00pm: Star Wars Adventures: Vader’s CastleDerek Charm (*exclusive available)
3:00pm – 4:00pm: The Jekyll Island ChroniclesSteve Nedvidek
3:00pm – 4:00pm: Rom & MicronautsPaolo Villanelli
3:00pm – 4:00pm: Girl TownCarolyn Nowak
4:00pm – 5:00pm: TransformersAlex Milne, Andrew Griffith, Nick Roche, John Barber, Brendan Cahill (*exclusive available)
5:00pm – 6:00pm: Locke & KeyJoe Hill, Gabriel Rodriguez (*exclusive pin available. Note: Ticketed signing, see IDW staff for details)
6:00pm – 7:00pm: TMNT UniversePaul Allor
6:00pm – 7:00pm: G.I. JoeNatali Sanders (*exclusive available)

Friday October 5th

10:00am ­– 12:00pm: Batman/The MaxxSam Kieth (*exclusive available)
11:00am ­– 12:00pm: The Jekyll Island ChroniclesSteve Nedvidek
12:00pm – 1:00pm: Star Wars Adventures ­– Elsa Charretier, Pierrick Colinet
12:00pm – 1:00pm: Girl TownCarolyn Nowak
12:00pm – 1:00pm: The Beauty of HorrorAlan Robert
1:00pm – 2:00pm: G.I. JoeMichel Fiffe (*exclusive print available)
1:00pm – 2:00pm: My Little PonyAgnes Garbowska, Tony Fleecs, Sara Richard, Andy Price, Jay Fosgitt (*exclusive available)
2:00pm – 3:30pm: Rise of the TMNT Voice Cast Signing – Andy Suriano, Ant Ward, Omar Miller, Josh Brener, Brandon Mychal Smith, Kat Graham, Rob Paulsen, Maurice LaMarche (*exclusive available. Note: Ticketed signing, see IDW staff for details)
4:00pm – 5:30pm: The Cape and Locke & KeyJoe Hill, Gabriel Rodriguez, Jason Ciaramella, Zach Howard (*exclusive pin available)
6:00pm – 7:00pm: Femme MagnifiqueShelly Bond, Kieron Gillen, Alison Sampson, Dan Parent, Kelly Sue DeConnick (*exclusive available)

Saturday October 6th

10:00am – 11:00am: GoosebumpsJeremy Lambert, Chris Fenoglio
11:00am – 12:00pm: The Jekyll Island ChroniclesSteve Nedvidek
11:00am – 12:00pm: Sonic The HedgehogTracy Yardley, Jamal Peppers, Jennifer Hernandez, Jonathan Gray (*exclusives available)
12:00pm – 1:30pm: Locke & KeyJoe Hill, Gabriel Rodriguez (*exclusive pin available)
2:00pm – 3:00pm: Coin-Op ComicsMaria Hoey
2:00pm – 3:00pm: The Story of My TitsJennifer Hayden
2:00pm – 3:00pm: Strong Female ProtagonistMolly Ostertag
2:00pm – 3:00pm: Girl TownCarolyn Nowak
3:00pm – 4:00pm: 25 Years of Tom TomorrowTom Tomorrow
3:00pm – 4:00pm: Love AddictKoren Shadmi
3:00pm – 4:00pm: Ward’s ValleyBobby Curnow
4:00pm – 5:00pm: Femme MagnifiqueShelly Bond, Paige Braddock, Mags Visaggio, Alison Sampson, Megan Hutchison, Shawn Martinbrough, Chuck Brown, Jill Thompson (*exclusive available)
5:00pm – 7:00pm: Batman/The MaxxSam Kieth (*exclusive available)
5:00pm – 6:00pm: Star Wars Adventures: Vader’s CastleDerek Charm (*exclusive available)
6:00pm – 7:00pm: Rom & G.I. JoeDavid Messina
8:00pm: Black Crown’s First Anniversary Signing Party (St. Mark’s Comics at 11 St. Mark’s Place) – Peter Milligan, Nick Robles, Allison Sampson, Megan Hutchison, Shelly Bond, Gabriel Rodriguez

Sunday October 7th

10:00am ­– 12:00pm: Batman/The MaxxSam Kieth (*exclusive available)
12:00pm – 1:00pm: G.I. JoeMichel Fiffe, Natali Sanders (*exclusives available)
12:00pm – 1:00pm: Stretch ArmstrongNikos Koutsis
1:00pm – 2:00pm: EuthanautsNick Robles
1:00pm – 2:00pm: Full Bleed: The Comics & Culture QuarterlyGideon Kendall, Jarrett Melendez, Sara Richard, D.A. Cox, Dirk Wood
2:00pm – 3:00pm: Duck TalesJoe Caramagna
2:00pm – 3:00pm: Locke & KeyGabriel Rodriguez (*exclusive pin available)
3:00pm – 4:00pm: Star Wars AdventuresDelilah Dawson


Thursday, October 4th, 5:15pm – 6:15pm: Room 1B03
Neal Adams, iconic artist legend, Dr. Rafael Medoff, Director of the David S. Wyman Institute for Holocaust Studies, and multiple Eisner Award-winner Craig Yoe, discuss their acclaimed book, We Spoke Out: Comic Books and the Holocaust. Explore this powerful — and timely — multimedia presentation and behind-the-scenes discussion. A do-not-miss!

Friday, October 5th, 12:15pm – 1:15pm: Room 1A02
Featuring vibrant stories that bring tales of strength, courage, and determination to audiences of all ages. As the graphic novel space gains popularity and general interest, it presents a powerful medium for sharing complex stories or characterizations across the nuanced tableau of our world. From books featuring accounts within the Spanish Revolution, to the personal demons that cast doubt within our lives — this panel will show the strength of sequential graphic story telling in the 21st Century. Join IDW’s Justin Eisinger and Top Shelf’s Leigh Walton, along with other creators Alison Sampson (Femme Magnifique), Jennifer Hayden (The Story of My Tits), Dirk Wood (Full Bleed), and more, for a conversation on the strength of sequential graphic story telling in the 21st Century.

Friday, October 5th, 5:30pm – 6:30pm: Room 1A24
ONI PRESS & IDW PUBLISHING PRESENT: Rick and Morty vs. Dungeons & Dragons!
Roll for initiative! Join superstar writers Patrick Rothfuss (The Kingkiller Chronicle) and Jim Zub (Avengers, Dungeons & Dragons, Wayward) to talk the Rick and Morty vs. Dungeons & Dragons comic crossover. Learn how this Oni Press/IDW Publishing project came to be, and about the madness that lies within. Moderated by Oni Press Editor Sarah Gaydos and IDW Publishing Editor Chase Marotz.

Saturday, October 6th, 2:45pm – 3:45pm: Room 1A02
Get the insider’s scoop on what’s new and upcoming from IDW Publishing! Join Editor-In-Chief John Barber and a host of top-secret creators for exciting announcements and behind-the-scenes stories as IDW enters it’s 20th year of publishing the best, widest range of comic books, art books, and more! Come for the best announcements at the show, stay for the Q&A! JUST ADDED: Joe Hill & Gabriel Rodriguez!

Saturday, October 6th, 8:00pm: St. Mark’s Comics
Head to nearby St. Mark’s Comics (at 11 St. Mark’s Place, New York, NY 10003) to celebrate the first year of Shelly Bond‘s defiant and utterly badass comic imprint: Black Crown! Peter Milligan, Nick Robles, Allison Sampson, Megan Hutchison, Gabriel Rodriguez, and more will be on-hand for autographs. Get your fix of punk rock, art, and alchemy!

Sunday, October 7th, 11:00am – 12:00pm: Room 1A24
Join an all-star team of IDW creators for an out-of-this-world interactive experience bringing the best comics for kids (of all ages) right to you! From the people who bring you Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, My Little Pony, Star Wars Adventures, Sonic The Hedgehog, Marvel Action: Spider-Man, Marvel Action: Black Panther, and more — get a hands-on crash course on making comics… plus take a peek behind the curtain to see what’s coming next!

We look forward to seeing you in the Big Apple!