UDON at San Diego Comic Con 2017! Panel Info, Guest &Artist Signing Schedule!

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UDON will be set up at San Diego Comic-Con International, at booth #4529 (at the end of the hall near 20th Century Fox, Artist Alley and Hall H), from Wednesday July 19th through Sunday July 23rd!

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:

  1. The UDON Booth is #4529! Come see us!
  2. We’re welcoming special guest Yoshinori Ono (Producer of Ultra Street Fighter® IV and Street Fighter®V  ) at the UDON booth on Saturday, July 22nd from 2-3pm.
  3. We have 6 Comic-Con Exclusive items this year, including UDON Collectibles Limited Edition Silver and Gold Metal Card Sets(The Four Kings & The Final Challengers), Monster Hunter Weapon Class Badge Pins (Light & Heavy Weapons), Neon Genesis Evangelion Collector’s Pins(Misato, Ristuko and Pen Pen debut at the show), and a limited edition Gold Foil Ultra Street Fighter 2 Tshirt.  As a special bonus, any purchases at the booth of $40 or more get a free random Limited Edition Series 3 Street Fighter Metal Card. If you purchase a Metal Card Set, you’ll receive a ticket for Yoshinori Ono’s signing where you will have a chance to get another gold card! (while supplies last)  PREORDER YOUR UDON EXCLUSIVES HERE
  4. We will have a gaming panel with a special guest which we will announce soon.
  5. 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 fans@udonentertainment.com.

Alright, here’s the list:

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UDON’s San Diego Comic Con 2016 Exclusives Revealed!

UDON is coming back to San Diego Comic Con in 2016 with style!

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As we get closer to SDCC 2016, we’ll be announcing a couple more secret exclusives, but in the meantime, here’s a sneak preview of what we have in store so far!

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ROUND 1!

Street Fighter Legends: Cammy #1 – Convention Exclusive Artist Jam Edition ($20): Street Fighter Legends: Cammy #1 – Convention Exclusive Artist Jam Edition features a brand new wrap around cover not available anywhere else, with art by the 4 main UDON artists Long Vo, Joe Ng, Jeffrey Chamba Cruz, and Edwin Huang. All 4 artists will be on hand at the show to sign these for you free of charge!

Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo Character Select Pins!

ROUND 2!

Super Street Fighter Turbo Character Select Mystery Pin Collection ($20 for 2 pins): UDON’s first venture into collectibles! Made exclusively available only at Comic-Con 2016, these Limited Edition Collectors Cloisonne Pins are made of high quality hard enamel which is the top choice for all pin collectors. There are 16 regular pins in the series, based on the designs of the character selection screen head shots of your favorite Super Street Fighter II Turbo characters. Each pin is 1.5 inches X 1.5 inches in size. Comes in mystery blind boxes, 2 random pins per package. Look for special alternate color chaser variants of each character, and the SUPER SPECIAL secret character hidden in the mix!

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ROUND 3!

Super Street Fighter II Turbo Character Select Pin Framed Set ($399.99): This is your best way to own the full 16 character collection of the Super Street Fighter II Turbo Character Select pins! In very strict limited quantities, this handsome framed set features all the mystery pins mounted on a background resembling the select screen. This framed set also comes with a 3D Sculpted Logo Pin, and an Airplane Pin that is made only for the framed set!

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BONUS ROUND! 

Street Fighter Limited Edition Metal Cards Collection – Series 2 ($0): The Street Fighter Limited Edition Metal Cards are back by popular demand! Precisely crafted with special laser etching, printing, and die-cut technology, these metal trading cards feature brand-new artwork by SUPER STREET FIGHTER II TURBO HD REMIX artist Long Vo. Just like last year, these highly collectible cards will be given away RANDOMLY to fans who makes qualified purchases at the UDON Booth! Series 2 includes 4 silver cards (Ken, Zangief, Guile, and Blanka), and a bonus 5th gold Akuma card will be available with the purchase of the Super Street Fighter II Turbo Character Select Pin Framed Set! Beat this bonus stage with a perfect score and collect the whole set!

SDCC Exclusive Preorders will start within the next couple of weeks. We’ll update this post when we do. STAY TUNED!

 

UDON Panels & Events at Comic-Con! UDON#4529

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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, UDONcrew members, and Exclusive 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!

logo_UDONThe Main Event:
The UDON Panel 2014!
Saturday July 26, 5:30-6:30, Room 26AB

Meet UDON’s artists and editors, including Joe Ng (Street Fighter Origins: Akuma), Long Vo (Street Fighter II HD Remix), and Marketing Director Chris Butcher 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 26, 2014 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Room 26AB
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Additional Panels: 

The World of Capcom: Moderator Francis Mao (Capcom) and a panel of Capcom staff members share the latest updates on all the hot, new Capcom games, including Ultra Street Fighter IV, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, Dead Rising 3, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy, and Monster Hunter Freedom Unite, plus sneak peeks at all the latest cool Capcom merchandise and maybe a surprise or two. (New license announcement!)
Thursday July 24, 2014 4:45pm – 5:45pm
Room 6BCF

How to Get a Job in Video Games: Moderator Francis Mao (Capcom) returns with another edition of this popular panel shedding insight on the wide variety of professions available in the video game industry. You’ll find out that it’s not all programming and digital art, as a panel of industry insiders from various companies share the unique ways that they got into the video game business, tell what they do each day, and most importantly share suggestions on how you can get into the industry, too. Q&A session as well as networking opportunity with panelists after the panel. (Featuring UDON EIC Erik Ko!)
Friday July 25, 2014 6:45pm – 7:45pm
Room 6DE

The Best and Worst Manga 2014: There’s a lot of manga available in English now, but what’s really worth reading? A panel of opinionated bloggers, retailers, manga mavens, and comics curmudgeons spotlight the best new manga that hit the shelves in the past year. Hear them rave about their favorite continuing series! Watch them rant about the excruciatingly mediocre manga that they were forced to read (so you won’t have to)! Find out which manga Brigid Alverson (CBR, Robot 6, MangaBlog, Good Comics for Kids), David Brothers (4th Letter), Chris Butcher (Comics212.net), and Deb Aoki (MangaComicsManga.com, Publishers Weekly) have loved and loathed so far this year, hear about their picks for the most anticipated upcoming releases for fall and beyond, and discover their favorite underappreciated gems that are worth picking up. (Free Manga Giveaways!!)
Saturday July 26, 2014 7:00pm – 8:00pm
Room 23ABC

Additional Creator Signings & Appearances

Capcom Booth Signings: Need an extra chance to meet the UDONcrew? Every day there will be an UDON signing at the CAPCOM Booth, #215! Here’s the schedule:

Thursday, July 24: 12pm-1pm: Long Vo (Tatsunoko vs. Capcom, UDON’s Art of Capcom)
Friday, July 25: 5pm-6pm: Joe Ng (Street Fighter Origins: Akuma)
Saturday, July 26: 5pm-6pm: Chamba (Super Street Fighter)
Sunday, July 27: 1pm-2pm: Long Vo. 3pm-4pm: Joe Ng

UDON in Artist Alley: You can also find UDON crew & friends Edwin Huang & Jim Zub at Artist Alley Table GG-06, and Alvin Lee at Artist Alley Table EE-06.

There’s a party….!

Finally, UDON is proudly sponsoring The Unofficial SDCC Blog Party at Comic-Con!

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We’ll be providing some amazing raffle prizes, some great giveaways for the first 200 attendees, and more. Hope you see you there…? More info at the SDCC Unofficial Blog Website.

Whew! That MIGHT just be everything! Hope to see you at Comic-Con! 😀

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UDON @ Comic-Con 2014: Exclusive, Debuts, and New Books for Comic-Con! Booth #4529

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So you’re coming to Comic-Con, and you’re DEFINITELY gonna hit the UDON Booth #4529, but you wanna know what we’re going to have there? Well then, THIS is the BLOG POST for YOU!

2014 San Diego Comic-Con International Exclusives:

 

UDON’s Art of CAPCOM Complete Edition – Comic-Con Exclusive Edition – $100
Featuring an original all-star cast dust jacket cover by UDON superstar Joe Ng, exclusive to Comic-Con International! Collecting over 10 years of UDON’s Capcom artwork in one epic 600-page hardcover volume. UDON’s Art of Capcom: Complete Edition gathers more than 80 UDON artists’ renditions of the cast of Street Fighter, Darkstalkers, Rival Schools, Mega Man, Strider, and other classic Capcom franchises. Included are comic covers, toy designs, video game sprites, game box art, tribute art, and much more, including over 75 pages of new materials not published before! (Artwork above)

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Street Fighter IV – Wages of Sin: Comic-Con Exclusive VS Special Edition – $40
Read the stories from the newest Street Fighter era in Street Fighter IV: Wages of Sin! Includes all new stories and material, never-before-seen!  Comic-Con exclusive features brand-new C.Viper vs Dan dust jacket illustration by James Ghio, with hidden Beach image by Arnold Tsang inside!

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Street Fighter Classics Vol. 2: Comic-Con Exclusive VS Special Edition – $60
The UDON Street Fighter saga continues with Street Fighter Classic Volume 2, now in a sturdy oversized hardcover! This Comic-Con exclusive features brand-new Cammy vs Vega dust jacket illustration by James Ghio, with hidden Beach image by Arnold Tsang inside! Continue your collection of UDON’s Exclusive VS Edition Street Fighter hardcover graphic novels!

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Street Fighter Classics Vol. 3: Comic-Con Exclusive VS Special Edition – $60.00
The UDON Street Fighter saga continues with Street Fighter Classic Volume 3, now in a sturdy oversized hard cover! This Comic-Con exclusive features brand-new Chun-Li vs M.Bison dust jacket illustration by James Ghio, with a hidden Beach image by Arnold Tsang inside! Continue your collection of UDON’s Exclusive VS Edition Street Fighter hardcover graphic novels!

SDCC2014_MC_PackManga Classics: Les Miserables, Pride & Prejudice Exclusive Advance Package – $50
UDON Entertainment, in association with Morpheus Publishing Ltd., is proud to preview their Manga Classics line at Comic-Con 2014! The actual books will not be in stores until the end of August, but UDON is offering a special advance package to the fans who attend Comic-Con! In the exclusive Manga Classics Advance Package, you’ll get the first two Premium Hard Cover Editions from the Manga Classics line, Manga Classics: Les Miserables and Manga Classics: Pride & Prejudice! Plus you’ll get exclusive bonus promotional items only available in this package, including: 2 metal bookmarks, 4 character buttons (Jean Valjean, Cosette, Elizabeth Bennet, and Mr. Darcy), and a special Pride & Prejudice poster featuring the Bennet sisters. All items will come in a special tote bag featuring Manga Classics: Les Miserables artwork on one side, and Manga Classics: Pride and Prejudice on the other!

Comic-Con 2014 Debut Books!

 

What would a Comic-Con be without a whole bunch of BRAND NEW graphic novels and art books? UDON has got a bunch of just-released and about-to-be-released books at our booth this year!

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Hyperdimenson Neptunia + MK 2: Collected in this volume is the illustration work behind both the original Hyperdimension Neptunia and the sequel game, Hyperdimension Neptunia mk2!

MIKUCOLOR: Kei’s Hatsune Miku Illustration Works: Collecting the artwork of official Vocaloid character illustrator, KEI! Mikucolor collects KEI’s dazzling illustrations of your favorite Vocaloids like Luka, Rin & Len, and of course the supreme musical idol herself – Hatsune Miku!

SF 25: The Art of Street Fighter: The king of fighting games gets the ultimate art book with SF25: The Art of Street Fighter, collecting over 25 years of Street Fighter artwork! A 448 page behemoth of a book!

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Previewing our soon-to-launch Manga Classics line, UDON will have Manga Classics: Les Miserables, and Manga Classics: Pride & Prejudice on hand in both hard cover and soft cover editions!

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Convention Exclusive Books and Items

 

In addition to our 2014 Convention Exclusives, we are also going to have a great selection of some of our convention-exclusive Hard Cover Books, Dust Jackets, and other items! Here’s a quick list:

MM25HC_01WAREHOUSE FIND: MM25 Mega Man & Mega Man X Official Complete Works Limited Edition Blue Laser Foil Cover – The last 50 copies of the 500 copy print run will be available for sale at Comic-Con 2014. First-come, first-served, limit 3 per person. (Image right).

Calgary Comic-Con Reversible Dust Jacket for Super Street Fighter / Street Fighter Origins Akuma (Ryu vs. Akuma, Chun-Li vs. Cammy, Image Above)

2013 San Diego Comic-Con International VS. Exclusive Dust Jackets (Super Street Fighter, Street Fighter Origins Akuma, Street Fighter Classic V1)

Marvel Vs. Capcom Official Complete Works – Exclusive Hard Cover Edition (SOLD OUT, LAST COPIES!)

Marvel Vs. Capcom Official Complete Works – Pixel Sprite Dust Jacket Edition Soft Cover – NEW TO COMIC-CON!

Art of Darksiders Ltd. Ed. HC – Art of Darksiders 2 Ltd. Ed. HC – Art of Brutal Legends Slipcase Ltd. Ed. HC – Darkstalkers Ultimate Ltd. Ed. HC – World of Warcraft Tribute Ltd. Ed. HC

Brand New Books Since Comic-Con 2013!

 

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Substrata: Open World Dark Fantasy: Just released in stores! Explore the ultimate collection of game and concept artwork for a completely original Dark Fantasy new world. Featuring the work of over 80 artists froum around the world.

Dark Souls Design Works: UDON’s bestselling book almost every week this year! Featuring the artwork and design of the hit game Dark Souls!

FATE/Complete Material Volume 1: Art Material: Fate/stay night is the enormously popular light novel series, anime, and video game series. UDON goes right back to the beginning with this amazing artwork collection!

Darkstalkers: Official Complete Works: The Night Warriors have returned in this, the ULTIMATE collection of Darkstalkers artworks!

Ni0 Art Works: Nishi’s Alluring Figures: A brand new collection of sexy and seductive artwork from one of Japan’s favourite character artists!

Gurren Lagann Art Works: The stunning anime artwork of Gainax’s classic series Gurren Lagann is collected in this expansive volume, featuring pin-ups, illustration artwork, and much more. Fans of great anime won’t want to miss this one!

Even more new books including: 

Bravoman Volume 1 – Daisuke Moriyama Art Works: Chronicle – Disgaea 3 School of Devils Manga Volume 1 & 2 – DmC Devil May Cry: Visual Art – Dragon’s Dogma: Official Design Works – Eyes of Bayonetta: Art Book & DVD – Haruhi Suzumiya Illustrations: Autumn & Winter, Spring & Summer – Hatsune Miku Graphics: Vocaloid Comic & Art Volume 1 – History of Sonic The Hedgehog Soft Cover Edition – Legend of Heroes: Character & Illustrations – Monster Hunter Illustrations 2 – Persona 4 Arena: Official Design Works – Phantom Breaker: Official Design Works – Rage of Bahamut: Official Art Works – SoulCalibur: New Legends of Project Soul – Street Fighter Classic Volume 2 & 3 – Wonder Momo: Battle Idol – Ys: The Art Book

Plus, a great selection of our backlist titles featuring Hatsune Miku, Street Fighter, Mega Man, Valkyria Chronicles, Super Sonico, Persona, and much, much more!

So remember, come by The UDON Booth, #4529, to get the Latest and Greatest Comic-Con Exclusives, Debut books, and much more! 😀

All titles and characters TM and © their respective owners.

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UDON welcomes CAPCOM stars Ono, Fujioka to signings at San Diego Comic-Con: UDON Booth #4529

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UDON Welcomes Street Fighter Producer Yoshinori Ono and Monster Hunter Director Kaname Fujioka to San Diego Comic-Con: UDON Booth #4529

SF25-coverUDON Entertainment is proud to welcome two distinguished CAPCOM video game developers to their San Diego Comic-Con 2014 booth, #4529. Joining the talented UDON crew for their signings will be Street Fighter® Producer Yoshinori Ono, and Monster Hunter™ Director Kaname Fujioka.

In addition to UDON’s more than 10-year relationship with CAPCOM’s Street Fighter® franchise, UDON has also begun to publish beautiful art books from the acclaimed Monster Hunter™ series! Copies of UDON’s Street Fighter and Monster Hunter books, as well as those from many other CAPCOM franchises, will be available at the UDON booth during Comic-Con, and Ono-san and Fujioka-san will happily autograph them for fans!

Producer Yoshinori Ono, of the newly-released Ultra Street Fighter® IV and the Street Fighter game series, will be signing at the UDON booth #4529 on Thursday, July 24, from 5pm-6pm.

Director Kaname Fujioka, of Monster Hunter™ 4 Ultimate and the Monster Hunter game series, will be signing at the UDON booth #4529 on Thursday, July 24, from 6pm-7pm.

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 2014 are:

Jeffrey ‘Chamba’ Cruz – Super Street Fighter, Random Veus
Preview Night: 6pm-9pm, Thu: 12-5, Fri: 3-7, Sat: 12-5, Sun: 12-5

Edwin Huang – Street Fighter series, Skullkickers
Thu: 10am-12pm, Sun: 12-2

Joe Ng – Street Fighter series, Street Fighter Origins: Akuma
Thu: 10am-2pm, Fri: 10am-5pm, Sat: 10am-12pm, Sun: 10am-2pm

Arnold Tsang – Street Fighter series, Blizzard Lead Concept Character Artist
Sat & Sun: 10am-12pm

Long Vo – Street Fighter series, Tatsunoko vs. Capcom™ game artist
Thu: 3-5, Fri: 12-2, Sat: 3-7, Sun: 3-5

In addition, UDON editorial staff Erik Ko, Matt Moylan, and Ash Paulsen will be on hand throughout the weekend.

So make sure to stop by the UDON booth #4529 during Comic-Con for a chance to meet or get a signature or sketch from your favorite game and comic creators!

ABOUT CAPCOM
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 Resident Evil®, Street Fighter®, Mega Man® and Devil May Cry®. Capcom maintains operations in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Korea, with corporate headquarters located in Osaka, Japan. More information about Capcom and its products can be found at www.capcom.com or www.capcom-unity.com.

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.

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UDON’s Art of Capcom Complete Edition – More info and 16 page preview!

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After yesterday’s dynamite announcement of our newest project, UDON’s Art of Capcom: Complete Edition, we’re back today with more information and a first look at some interior artwork! 

 UDON’s Art of Capcom: Complete Edition & San Diego Comic-Con Exclusive Dust Jacket Edition 

Collecting over 10 years of UDON’s Capcom artwork in one epic 600+ page hardcover volume! UDON’s Art of Capcom: Complete Edition gathers more than 80 UDON artists’ renditions of the cast of Street Fighter, Darkstalkers, Rival Schools, Mega Man, Strider, and other classic Capcom franchises. Included are comic covers, toy designs, video game sprites, game box art, tribute art, and much more! The standard edition is a beautiful hardcover, scheduled to arrive in stores October, 2014.

Exclusive to Comic-Con International: San Diego, UDON artist Joe Ng has illustrated an amazing wrap-around dust jacket that touches on the entire Capcom universe! Created in homage to Capcom artist Kinu Nishimura’s Capcom Design Works covers, this dust jacket is sure to be a favourite of Capcom fans old and new! This edition will be available at Comic-Con International: San Diego, beginning on Preview Night, Wednesday July 23rd. See the complete wrap-around cover in the gallery below!

UDON’s Art of Capcom: Complete Edition features:

– All of the artwork from UDON’s Art of Capcom Volume 1 and 2!
– Over 75 pages of brand new material not included in previous editions!
– Material from video games: Capcom Fighting Evolution, Super Street Fighter II HD Remix, Tatsunoko VS Capcom, and Marvel VS Capcom (series).
– Massive, 600+ page hardcover tome!
– Comic art, toy designs, sprite artwork, game box art, tribute pieces, and so much more!
– A monument to UDON and Capcom’s decade-long partnership in creating amazing artwork!

Includes Artwork by the following amazing creators:

Adrian Alphona – Kaare Andrews – Joy Ang – Gonzalo Ordóñez Arias – Hitoshi Ariga – Jay Axer – Carlo Barberi – Mark Brooks – J. Scott Campbell – Roberto Campus – Jo Chen – Christine Choi – Alex Chung – Jeffrey Cruz – Steven Cummings – Danimation – Greg Danton – Omar Dogan – Edayan – Gala Ferriere – Ale Garza – James Ghio – Dax Gordine – Keron Grant – Espen Grundetjern – Scott Hepburn – Andrew Hou – Edwin Huang – Ben Huen – Ikeno – Judy Jong – Lou Kang – Hyung-Tae Kim – Herbert Kwan – Salvadaor Larroca – Kevin Lau – Shane Law – Alvin Lee – Mark Lee – Corey Lewis – Warren Louw – Susan Luo – Joe Madureira – Ed McGuiness – Josh Middleton – Alex Milne – Jorge Molina – Matt Moylan – Joe Ng – Dustin Nguyen – Yasuhiro Nightow – Ryan Odagawa – Saejin Oh – Charles Park – Rob Porter – Crystal Reid – Rob Ruffolo – Noi Sackda – Saka – Andy Seto – Shinkiro – Ken Siu-Chong – Hanzo Steinbach – Chris Stevens – Christina Strain – Bob Strang – Ramil Sunga – Lesean Thomas – Sigmund Torre – Arnold Tsang – Eric Vedder – Adam Vehige – Long Vo – Joe Vriens – Chad Walker – Alan Wang – Adam Warren – Emily Warren – Kevin Yan – Gary Yeung – Skottie Young – Jim Zub

KEEP READING FOR A 16 PAGE PREVIEW OF UDON’S ART OF CAPCOM: COMPLETE EDITION! 

UDON’s Art of Capcom Complete Edition – Comic-Con Exclusive Dust Jacket Edition
Release date: July 23rd, 2014
Price (U.S.): $100.00
Format: Hardcover
Page Count: 600+ Pages, Color
Size: 8.25″ x 11.25″

UDON’s Art of Capcom Complete Edition – Standard Edition
Release date: October 2014
Price (U.S.): $79.99
ISBN-10: 1927925231
ISBN-13: 978-1927925232
Format: Hardcover
Page Count: 600+ Pages, Color
Size: 8.25″ x 11.25″
Pre-Order it now: Comic Shops, Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble, Book Depository

 

PREVIEW NIGHT SELL-OUT: MM25: Mega Man & Mega Man X Official Complete Works Ltd. Ed. HC

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UDON is pleased to announce that it has SOLD-OUT of it’s Comic-Con allocation of MM25: Mega Man & Mega Man X Official Complete Works on PREVIEW NIGHT. Less than 3 hours after the doors to Comic-Con opened, the last copy was sold.

HOWEVER!

– UDON has held back 10 copies of each day of Comic-Con, which will be available first-come, first-served, when the show opens at 9:30am, at the UDON booth #4529.

– UDON diverted some of its Comic-Con stock to UDONSTORE.com, once we saw just how anticipated this HC was in the larger Mega Man community. A limited number of books will go on sale at http://www.udonstore.com in August, 2013.

All of us at UDON would like to thank all of the fans who dropped by our booth, who bought some great books, and even the folks at home that “fav’d” and “RT’d” our announcements! We had a great night and we appreciate your support!

We’ll be at Comic-Con until Sunday with a full selection of amazing new books and classic UDON titles, hopefully we’ll see you there!

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UDON DEBUTS & EXCLUSIVES AT COMIC-CON!

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Are you coming to Comic-Con? If so, you’re going to be among the first people in the world to get your hands on some of UDON’s exclusive Comic-Con edition books, and Comic-Con debuts! Hatsune Miku & Haruhi Suzumiya! Devil Survivor and Super Sonico! Brutal Legends and Worlds of Warcraft! Street Fighter! Mega Man! Ranging from comics and graphic novels to anime and video game art books, there’s something for everyone at the UDON booth, #4529! Check out this incredible list!

Note: Comic-Con Exclusives are exclusive to Comic-Con, and remaining stock may be sold online following Comic-Con. Comic-Con Debuts are regular UDON releases making their first appearance at Comic-Con, and will arrive in regular retail outlets beginning this month.

GRAPHIC NOVEL DEBUTS

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STREET FIGHTER ORIGINS: AKUMA (VS. SPECIAL EDITION)
Comic-Con Exclusive!
The long-awaited origin story of the most terrifying fighter in the world! Featuring story by Chris Sarracini and art by Joe Ng, this original graphic novel mixes a surprising and intense coming-of-age story with the all-out action that Street Fighter fans love! At Comic-Con, fans will be able to get the exclusive “VS.” Convention edition, featuring an awesome Akuma vs. Gouken dust jacket painting by James Ghio, with a bonus “Sakura on the beach” image on the reverse! $40
Standard edition in stores August 2013

STREET FIGHTER CLASSIC V1 (VS. SPECIAL EDITION)
Comic-Con Exclusive!
Collects material from the first 10 issues of UDON’s Street Fighter series, in this brand new oversized hard cover edition! Featuring amazing printing, great binding, and a brand new trim-size to match up on your shelves with our new Origins and Super Street Fighter graphic novels! This Comic-Con exclusive features brand-new Ryu vs. Sagat dust jacket illustration by James Ghio, with hidden “Chun-li on the Beach” image inside! $60
Standard edition in stores August 2013

SUPER STREET FIGHTER V1: NEW GENERATIONS (VS. SPECIAL EDITION)
Comic-Con Exclusive!
Fast forward to the all-new future of Street Fighter in Super Street Fighter™ Volume 1: New Generation! Super Street Fighter moves the timeline forward to the fan-favorite Street Fighter® III era, but, with all of the popular Street Fighter IV characters included for the first time! Exclusive to Comic-Con International, this limited edition features a brand new Guile vs. Juri dust jacket illustration by James Ghio, with hidden “Juri on the Beach” image inside, and can be signed by UDON artists during the convention! $40
Standard edition in stores now.

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ANIME & CHARACTER ART BOOK DEBUTS

 

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HARUHI-ISM: NOIZI ITO ARTWORKS HC
Comic-Con Debut!
Haruhi Suzumiya is an energetic Japanese girl who craves excitement and adventure! The members of the SOS Brigade try their best to keep Haruhi happy, because if they don’t… she could accidentally destroy the universe! Seriously! Haruhi-ism collects the spectacular artwork of Noizi Ito, the artist behind the original Haruhi Suzumiya novel series. Included are book & DVD covers, magazine pinups, rare promo images, and more! $40.
In stores July 2013.

 

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HATSUNE MIKU GRAPHICS: CHARACTER COLLECTION CV01
Comic-Con Debut!
Superstar Japanese idol Hatsune Miku stars in her own character artwork showcase! CV01 collects more than 40 artists’ spectacular takes on the Vocaloid diva. Over 150 illustrations feature themes from high-fashion to everyday activities, pin-up style pieces to musical performance, and more! $30.
In stores August 2013

HATSUNE MIKU GRAPHICS: CHARACTER COLLECTION CV02 SC
Comic-Con Debut!
Kagamine Rin & Len take center stage in this new Vocaloid character artwork showcase! CV02 collects more than 35 artists’ unique takes on the singing twins. Over 150 illustrations feature themes from hip fashions to everyday activities, fun beach scenes to musical performance, and more! $35
In stores August 2013

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Comic-Con Debut!
Fashion model, musician, and video game star – Sonico can do it all! Whether she’s doing a bikini photo shoot on the beach, or rocking out on stage, Sonico is always ready to leap for that distant star. The Super Sonico Picture Album collects all the best images from the Sonicomi visual novel, plus merchandise artwork, pin-ups, crossover costumes, and more! $40
In stores July 2013

VIDEO GAME ART BOOK DEBUTS

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THE ART OF BRUTAL LEGEND: SLIPCASE EDITION
Comic-Con Exclusive!
More Metal than Metal, this stunning tome of concept art and design work from the Double Fine Studios game Brutal Legend is guaranteed to blow art book fans away! The Comic-Con International Limited Edition features an exclusive heavy-duty silver metallic slip case, perfect to protect this collectible item no matter how much head-banging it inspires! Truly awesome! $80
Standard edition in stores now.

201305_DevilSurvivor_OfficialMaterialCollectionDEVIL SURVIVOR OFFICIAL MATERIAL COLLECTION
Comic-Con Debut!
In seven days, Tokyo will fall. Demons have invaded the city, and unless a group of teenagers do something about it, fear and chaos will reign. Devil Survivor: Official Material Collection is the ultimate companion to the hit role playing game, and includes character designs, promotional artwork, storyboards, a detailed demon guide, and creator interviews. Featuring artwork by noted character designer Suzuhito Yasuda, designer of Durarara! and Yokurazuka Quartet!  $40.
Standard edition in stores July 2013.

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MM25: MEGA MAN & MEGA MAN X OFFICIAL COMPLETE WORKS LIMITED EDITION DELUXE BLUE LASER FOIL HARD COVER
Comic-Con Exclusive!
Celebrating 25 years of the Blue Bomber, MM25 is the art book that fans have been clamoring for! Weighing in at over 400 pages, this book captures the art and design behind every iteration of the classic Mega Man and Mega Man X characters, including character art, concept sketches, game covers, rare pinups, over 100 pages of material never-before-published in English! Exclusively for San Diego Comic-Con, this special edition hardcover features a beautiful deluxe blue laser foil dust jacket, and amazing hard-cover production with awesome “schematic” design. $100
Standard edition in stores September 2013

wow_tribute_hcWORLD OF WARCRAFT TRIBUTE LIMITED EDITION HARD COVER
Comic-Con Exclusive!
UDON Entertainment’s new World of Warcraft Tribute artbook pays homage to Blizzard’s popular massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) with fantastic artwork from an international selection of artists! The hardcover edition is a Comic-Con exclusive and features a great hardcover binding, gold foil stamping, and stunning exclusive artwork by Blizzard’s own Arnold Tsang, who will be signing at the UDON booth during the convention! $100
Standard edition in stores September 2013.

In addition to all of these debut items, UDON Entertainment will have more than a dozen books available for sale at Comic-Con that have been released since last year, including:

Atelier: Artworks of Arland
Disgaea 3 School of Devils (Manga)
Evangelion Chronicle Illustrations
Growlanser Art Works
Midori Foo Book of Pictures
R.O.D Read Or Die Official Archive
Shining Hearts Collection of Visual materials
Summer Wars Material Book
Valkyria Chronicles 3 Complete Artworks

…and much, much more! All at the UDON booth #4529!

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Comic-Con Signing Schedule: UDON Booth #4529

wow_tribute_hcUDON is proud to announce their signing schedule for San Diego Comic-Con International, July 17th-21st, at the UDON Booth #4529! Featuring members of the UDON crew, special World of Warcraft Tribute Signings, and a very special guest, the UDON booth will be a hub of activity all five days!

WORLD OF WARCRAFT TRIBUTE SIGNING
Every day from 1:30pm-3:00pm, a selection of artists from our Comic-Con Exclusive WORLD OF WARCRAFT TRIBUTE LTD. ED. HC will sign at the UDON booth! Come by every day and collect signatures from over a dozen artists on hand!

ITEM: SPECIAL GUEST YOSHINORI ONO, STREET FIGHTER IV PRODUCER
Come meet legendary Street Fighter producer Yoshinori Ono, on Thursday July 18th from 5pm-6:30pm!

ITEM: THE UDON CREW 2013!
Meet the folks behind the Street Fighter graphic novels and more! Including Dax Gordine, Edwin Huang, Joe Ng, Arnold Tsang, Long Vo, and Jim Zub! Plus editors and staff Erik Ko, Matt Moylan, Ash Paulsen, Chris Butcher, and Stacy King!

UDON COMIC-CON SIGNING SCHEDULE 2013


Wednesday July 17th (Preview Night)

5pm-7pm: Edwin Huang
7pm-9pm: Edwin Huang, Joe Ng

Thursday, July 18th

11:30am-1:30pm: Edwin Huang, Joe Ng, Long Vo

1:30-3pm: World of Warcraft Tribute Signing: Dax Gordine, Justin Bechtold, Patrick Scullin, Ginny Higard, Don Ho, Matt Grigsby

3pm-5pm: Edwin Huang, Joe Ng, Long Vo, Jim Zub
5pm-7pm: Yoshinori Ono! Plus special World of Warcraft Tribute guests D.J Walsh and Sean ‘Cheeks’ Galloway (tentative!)

Friday July 19th

9:30am-11:30am: Joe Ng
11:30am-1:30pm: Edwin Huang, Joe Ng, Long Vo

1:30-3pm: World of Warcraft Tribute Signing: Dax Gordine, A.J. Nazarro, Patrick Scullin, Ginny Higard, Arun Naina

3pm-5pm: Edwin Huang, Joe Ng, Arnold Tsang, Long Vo
5:30pm-6:30pm: The UDON Panel 2013! Room 26AB

Saturday, July 20th

9:30am-11:30am: Joe Ng, Arnold Tsang
11:30am-1:30pm: Dax Gordine, Edwin Huang, Joe Ng, Long Vo

1:30-3pm: World of Warcraft Tribute Signing: Dax Gordine, A.J. Nazzaro, Emmanuell Fuentes, Laura Rivera, Arun Naina, Kevin Cameron

3pm-5pm: Edwin Huang, Joe Ng, Arnold Tsang, Long Vo
5pm-7pm: Jim Zub

Sunday, July 21st

9:30am-11:30am: Arnold Tsang, Jim Zub
11:30am-1:30pm: Dax Gordine, Edwin Huang, Joe Ng, Long Vo

1:30-3pm: World of Warcraft Tribute Signing: Dax Gordine, Justin Bechtold, Emmanuell Fuentes, Laura Rivera, Kevin Cameron, Matt Grigsby

3pm-5pm: Edwin Huang, Joe Ng, Arnold Tsang, Long Vo

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