Comixology has announced its lineup for New York Comic Con 2022, including panels, giveaways, and signings!
Giveaways will include “Comixology Originals 2022 Series Cards,” packs of 24 “trading cards” with images and stats of the 2022 lineup.
Also available will be limited edition Book of Evil posters and enamel pins.
The two panels will be “The Art of the Comic Pitch” featuring Bryce Gold and Will Dennis on Friday at 1:30 in room 408, and “CONversations with Scott Snyder and Jock” on Saturday at noon in room 408 (which will be moderated by Dennis).
Meanwhile, signing opportunities will include Snyder, Jock, Jeremy Holt, Jamal Igle, and many addition creators.
For all the details on Comixology’s NYCC ’22 presence, check out the press release included below this article. And let The Beat know what you’re most excited about, either here in the comment section or over on social media @comicsbeat!
Comixology New York Comic Con 2022 Convention Presence Includes Signings, Panels and Giveaways
Inspired by Popular Gaming Cards, Comixology Announces Comixology Originals 2022 Series Cards, Celebrating the Catalog and Creators
Plus Limited Edition Book of Evil Enamel Pins and Posters
October 3, 2022–New York, NY–Comixology, Amazon’s premier digital comics service for reading, buying, browsing or borrowing comics, manga and graphic novels, is announcing their New York Comic Con plans and exclusive giveaways.
- Comixology Originals 2022 Series Cards. Each pack of 24 cards features art and information about current Comixology Originals titles that debuted in either digital or print in 2022, showcasing the depth and breadth of the program and the creators who made the comics. Printed on premium cardstock, packs of Comixology Originals 2022 Series Cards will drop at the booth #H1B5 located in Artist Alley, throughout the convention.
- Other giveaways include limited edition 11×17 posters and limited edition enamel pins spotlighting the new series Book of Evil by bestselling writer Scott Snyder and Award-winning artist Jock, which will be distributed during signings at the booth #H1B5.
- Convention attendees will also have chances to win Amazon.com gift cards and Kindle devices.
- Giveaways will be available for free while supplies last.
Comixology will host two panels.
- Friday, October 7 at 1:30 – 2:30pm | Room 408
Comixology Originals: The Art of the Comic Pitch
Join Bryce Gold (Comixology Originals) and veteran comics editor Will Dennis (DC/Vertigo, Comixology Originals) for a deep dive into what industry professionals look for in a pitch and how to prepare your pitch for success. Learn why publishers don’t take unsolicited submissions and why!
- Saturday, October 8 at 12:00 – 1:00pm | Room 408
Comixology Originals presents: CONversations with Scott Snyder and Jock
Join comic editor Will Dennis (Y: The Last Man, Nocterra, 100 Bullets) as he sits down with celebrated comic book writer Scott Snyder (Batman, American Vampire, Wytches) and New York Times best-selling British artist Jock (Batman, Wytches, The Losers) as they discuss their first creator-owned creation together from Book of Evil, as well as their other acclaimed collaborations in the comic industry.
Comixology Originals continues to garner accolades and awards. Following this summer’s Eisner Award win for Best Digital Comic, Snow Angels by Jeff Lemire and Jock is among the 2022 Harvey Award nominees for Best Digital Book of the Year. Winners will be announced at a ceremony during New York Comic Con on October 7.
And in the lead up to the convention, Book of Evil by Scott Snyder and Jock which begins with issue #1 tomorrow, October 4 and the original graphic novel Night at the Belfry by Xavier Saxon which arrives October 18 were announced.
Comixology will host an array of signings at booth #H1B5 with top talent including Scott Snyder, Tula Lotay, Jamal Igle, Dan Panosian, Jock, Greg Lockard, Jeremy Holt and more! The full signing schedule will be available to check out across social media: Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
Comixology will once again be the exclusive sponsor of Artist Alley–the creative hub where fans can get up close and personal with the creative masterminds behind their favorite comic books, graphic novels, and artistic creations–at New York Comic Con taking place October 6-9 at the Jacobs Javits Center located at 655 W 34th St.
Attendees can locate the Comixology booth #H1B5 at the bottom of the escalators in Artist Alley where they will be celebrating the Comixology Originals line of exclusive digital content. You’ll also spot banners featuring many Comixology Originals titles throughout the convention hall.
In addition to what’s happening inside the convention, look for Comixology ads at the Hudson Yards Subway Station and see if you can spot the Comixology mobile display that will be driving around.
Fans who want to follow the goings on in real time can follow Comixology throughout the convention on social media @Comixology and #ComixologyNYCC2022.