After a busy summer working tirelessly on the new GoComics experience (coming this fall!!), attending San Diego Comic-Con, and keeping hard at work with our creators back in KC, we’re excited to announce that we’re headed back to New York Comic Con!
There's plenty of surprises and goodies for fans who visit our booth (2219)! Not only will we be selling hilarious merch, we're also giving attendees a chance to preview the brand-new GoComics.com, AND we'll have FREE creator signings, daily giveaways, and much more:
- Sneak peek of the NEW GoComics.com: We're so close to rolling out our new website to give you an unparalleled online comics experience. Can’t wait to see the site? Get a sneak peek and sign up as a beta tester at our booth! Bonus: We'll give you a FREE “Read Comics Every Day” lanyard!
- Daily Giveaways: Toss your name into the fishbowl at our booth for a chance to win our daily featured prize! We’ll be giving away complete collections of The Far Side and Calvin and Hobbes, plus an Awkward Yeti prize pack, and special Big Nate prizes to commemorate the 25th anniversary.
- FREE creator signings all weekend long! We’re hosting FREE, hour-long cartoonist signings at our booth! Stop by to meet Bill Amend (FoxTrot), Sarah Andersen (Sarah's Scribbles), Stephan Pastis (Pearls Before Swine), Lincoln Peirce (Big Nate) and Nick Seluk (The Awkward Yeti). Signing schedule below.
- Epic Big Nate Birthday Bash: The Big Nate comic strip is 25! Join us to celebrate Big Nate’s birthday with creator Lincoln Peirce. We’re featuring a two-hour signing, party favors, and giving away a copy of the brand-new book, “Epic Big Nate” — an epic compilation of Peirce’s favorite cartoons from the past 25 years, plus all the details you’ve wanted to know about Big Nate and its creator. You won’t want to miss this!
GoComics Signing Schedule
Friday, October 7
1 - 2 p.m. — Stephan Pastis (Pearls Before Swine)
3 - 4 p.m. — Bill Amend (FoxTrot)
Saturday, October 8
10 - 11 a.m. — Sarah Andersen (Sarah's Scribbles)
1 - 2 p.m. — Nick Seluk (The Awkward Yeti)
Sunday, October 9
10 a.m. - 12 p.m. — Lincoln Peirce (Big Nate) / Big Nate Birthday Bash!