Are you looking for all of the info on what’s happening with UDON at Comic-Con? Well look no further than this very MEGA-post!! UDON will be set up at San Diego Comic-Con International, at booth #4529 (at the end of the hall near FOX Entertainment, Artist Alley and Hall H), from Wednesday July 8th through Sunday July 12th!
So there’s just a ton of info under the cut, so if you don’t want to read the whole thing here are the five most important things to know:
- The UDON Booth is #4529! Come see us!
- We’re welcoming special guests Yoshinori Ono (Producer of Ultra Street Fighter® IV and Street Fighter®V ) , First time signing in North America Hiroyuki Kobayashi (Producer for Resident Evil, Basara, Devil May Cry, Dragon’s Dogma and more) and last but not least another first timer signing at SDCC, the legendary creator of Chun Li, AKIMAN!!!
- We have 6 Comic-Con Exclusive items this year, including UDON’S Capcom Fighting Tribute Convention Exclusive Hardcover (which comes with a limited edition Gold Metal Evil Ryu Card), Street Fighter V: The Life and Death(s) of Charlie Nash Hardcover and SF25: The Art of Street Fighter AKIMAN Hardcover Edition. As a special bonus, any purchases at the booth of $60 or more get a free random Limited Edition Street Fighter Metal Card and if you attend Yoshinori Ono’s signing you will have a chance to get another gold card! Collect all 6!
- We will be announcing a ton of new licenses at The UDON Panel 2015, Sat. July 11, 4:30-5:30, Room 26AB
- The UDON Publishing and Creative Services Staff will be available all weekend, and we invite business colleagues and media representatives to meet with us! Drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alright, here’s the big list:
‘Street Fighter’ Producer Yoshinori Ono, ‘Resident Evil’ Producer Hiroyuki Kobayashi and “Chun Li” creator AKIMAN join the UDON crew signings at San Diego Comic-Con: UDON Booth #4529
UDON Entertainment is proud to welcome three distinguished CAPCOM video game developers to their San Diego Comic-Con 2015 booth, #4529. Joining the talented UDON crew for their signings will be Street Fighter® Producer Yoshinori Ono, Resident Evil™ Producer Hiroyuki Kobayashi and Street Fighter® Character Designer AKIMAN!
Copies of UDON’s Street Fighter books, as well as those from many other CAPCOM franchises, will be available at the UDON booth during Comic-Con, and Ono-san and Kobayashi-san will happily autograph them for fans! Those wanting to get an autograph from AKIMAN will need to purchase the SF25: The Art of Street Fighter Akiman Limited Hardcover Edition and can get an additional 2 items signed as well. Additionally, those who purchase the AKIMAN special will be entered into a special raffle to win an original piece of art by AKIMAN himself! Winners will be announced at the UDON panel on Saturday.
Producer Hiroyuki Kobayashi, of Resident Evil™, Devil May Cry™ and Basara™ game series, will be signing at the UDON booth #4529 on Thursday, July 9, from 4pm-5pm. This is a special event this will be one Kobayashi san’s only signings in the US! Don’t miss out on this chance to meet one of the main people to bring Survival Horror to life!
Producer Yoshinori Ono, of the newly-announced Street Fighter® V and the Street Fighter 4 game series,will be signing at the UDON booth #4529 on Friday, July 10, from 4:30pm-5:30pm. Come to Ono-San’s signing for a chance to get one of the rarest gold collectible metal cards of all! ONLY 50 of these cards are available!!
Character Designer & Illustrator AKIMAN, of Street Fighter™ game series, will be signing at the UDON booth #4529 on Saturday, July 11, from 1pm-3pm. **Purchase of SF25: Akiman Hardcover Edition required for signing**
These amazing game creators will join UDON’s own crew of comic, design, and game artists in signing at the UDON booth this year! On hand for SDCC 2015 are:
Edwin Huang – Street Fighter Comic series, USF4 DLC Costume Designer, Skullkickers
Jeffrey ‘Chamba’ Cruz – Super Street Fighter Comic Series, USF4 DLC Costume Designer, KidRobot SF Toy Designer, Random Veus
Long Vo – Street Fighter comic series, Street Fighter HD Remix, USF4 DLC Costume Designer & Tatsunoko vs. Capcom™ game artist
In addition, UDON editorial staff Erik Ko, Matt Moylan, and Ash Paulsen will be on hand throughout the weekend.
UDON would like to thank CAPCOM for their assistance in setting up these signings.
Capcom is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment for game consoles, PCs, handheld and wireless devices. Founded in 1983, the company has created hundreds of games, including best-selling franchises Reside
Capcom, Devil May Cry, Mega Man and Resident Evil are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Capcom Co., Ltd., in the U.S. or other countries. Street Fighter is a registered trademark of Capcom U.S.A., Inc. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.
WAIT!! THERE’S MORE!
UDON Panels & Events at Comic-Con!
UDON Fans @ Comic-Con! By now we’re sure you’ve ALREADY made plans to stop by Booth #4529 to see all of the special guests, UDON crew members, exclusives and Debut Books! But, did you know that you can find UDON happenings all over the show…? Check out this list of UDON-related events at the show!
The UDON Panel 2015!
Sat. July 11, 4:30-5:30, Room 26AB
Meet UDON’s artists and editors, including Long Vo (Street Fighter II HD Remix), and VP of Sales, John Shabeleski as they discuss this year’s big hits and preview their upcoming 2014/2015 books, including the new Manga Classics line. Panel attendees will be the first to hear about some amazing as-yet unannounced titles featuring iconic properties from across the pop culture spectrum.
(Hint: That Means New License Announcements).
Saturday July 11, 2015 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Additional Creator Signings & Appearances
Capcom Booth Signings: Need an extra chance to meet the UDON crew? Every day there will be an UDON artist signing at the CAPCOM Booth, #215! Here’s the schedule:
Thur: 4pm-5pm: Long Vo (Tatsunoko vs. Capcom, Super Street Fighter HD Remix)
Fri: 12pm-1pm: Edwin Huang (Street Fighter Comics)
Sat: 1pm-2pm: Chamba (Super Street Fighter Comics)
That just about wraps EVERYTHING we had to say about SDCC this year! We have some super amazing stuff planned for the booth this year so we hope to see you at San Diego Comic-Con!!
Do we mention we will be at Booth #4529?