UDON at San Diego Comic Con 2018! 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 18th through Sunday July 22nd!

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 21st from 2-3 pm
  3. We have  Comic-Con Exclusive items this year, including two UDON Collectibles Limited Edition Silver Metal Card Sets(The Ladies of Street Fighter Alpha & Monster Hunter World x Street Fighter), MegaMan 30th anniversary logo and MegaMan and Rush Jumbo Pin and four limited edition Foil t-shirts. As a pre-order bonus if you purchase both Metal Card Sets, you’ll receive a ticket for Yoshinori Ono’s signing where you will have a chance to get a special Ono-san 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 San Diego Comic Con Exclusives pre-orders open now through July 17th!

Hey UDON fans!

To save you stress at SDCC, we’ve opened pre-orders for our SDCC 2017 exclusives up from now through July 17th for pick up at the show! Please note that pre-orders can only be picked up at the show. If you’re not going to be attending SDCC, please do not pre-order.

Follow this link to PRE ORDER YOUR SDCC EXCLUSIVES at www.udonexclusives.com!

Here’s what we’re offering this year:
MM30RushMEGAMAN 30TH ANNIVERSARY PINS
Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Blue Bomber, UDON Collectibles and CAPCOM are proud to present this limited-edition pin featuring the iconic Mega Man 30th Anniversary Logo. This pin is two inches wide and made of cloisonné enamel which provides that smooth, prestigious jewelry feel. The logo is replicated in shiny gold metal with a textured clear blue fill and is mounted on a custom hexagon-shaped backing card. Also available, MegaMan and Rush Jumbo Pin! No Mega Man fan would want to miss out on these!

PRE ORDER NOW

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THE LADIES OF STREET FIGHTER ALPHA – LIMITED EDITION METAL CARD SET
Chun Li, Cammy, Sakura, and Rose have been known as some of the most iconic female fighters in video game history, and now they are immortalized in a limited edition, multi-colored metal card set! You can purchase this special limited-edition set of these great lady warriors at SDCC this year! The Ladies of SF Alpha Metal Card Set features brand new art by ULTRA STREET FIGHTER II artist Long Vo. Each set comes mounted on a specially-designed gatefold package featuring velvet lamination and raised spot gloss effects. This is a limited production run, so you would need to pick this up quickly – before your life bar runs out!

PRE ORDER NOW

 

 

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MONSTER HUNTER WORLD X STREET FIGHTER – LIMITED EDITION METAL CARD SET & T-SHIRTS

Celebrating two of Capcom’s most iconic titles, UDON presents a very special crossover between Monster Hunter World and Street Fighter! Ryu and Ken are pitched against Nergigante and Rathalos in this set of two silver cards, made of real etched metal and silk-screened artwork with multiple spot colors, featuring brand new artwork by ULTRA STREET FIGHTER II artist, Long Vo. The two cards come mounted on a specially-designed gatefold package featuring velvet lamination, raised spot gloss, and foil stamping effects. Whether you are a Monster Hunter or Street Fighter fan, you definitely do not want to miss the chance to have these special metal cards in your collection! Also available as Foil t-shirts.

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SFDBFOILTSTREET FIGHTER DOUBLE SIDED RED FOIL T-SHIRTS – AKUMA & EVIL RYU
Perform a double KO by scoring these super handsome DOUBLE-SIDED Foil T-Shirts from UDON Collectibles! Featuring enhanced artwork by fan favorite artist, Alvin Lee these limited-edition T-Shirts feature sharp silk screen printing with red foil element enhancement on BOTH FRONT AND BACK OF THE SHIRT that makes it a very unique design! Choose from 2 styles – AKUMA and EVIL RYU! Various sizes available. Quantities are limited!

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Convention Special!
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SPECIAL ONO-SAN SIGNING ON SATURDAY, JULY 21st 2-3 PM
Purchase both the Ladies of Street Fighter Alpha and the Monster Hunter World x Street Fighter Metal Cards set to get on the list for the special Ono-San signing at San Diego Comic Con 2018! First come first serve as card supply is limited. Pre-order now while supplies last to lock in your place in line for the signing. Line tickets are only given out when you pick up your purchase. Line tickets do not guarantee a metal card, so please come early and plan accordingly. Cards will only be distributed at the signing.

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As a special bonus, get ONE FREE Limited Edition Metal Incentive card with every $60 purchase while supplies last. The 4 incentive cards will be given at random. Get your pre-orders in now!

 

 

UDONCOLLECTIBLES.COM is now live!

Were you able to get some of UDON’s new Street Fighter Character Select Collector’s Pins and are missing a character  you wanted? UDONCollectibles.com is here to help!

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UDON Entertainment is proud to launch our new site WWW.UDONCOLLECTIBLES.COM !

At UDONCollectibles.com, you will be able to keep track of all of your favorite UDON Collectibles in one easy and convenient place.

Here is a breakdown of all of the site features:

  • Create an account to store and keep track of all of your favorite UDON Collectibles merchandise
  • Mark the items you own and see what you’re missing from any particular collection.
  • Mark the items you want and see where you can get them(if they are still in circulation).
  • Create Wishlists and send them to friends

To start, you’l be able to manage all of UDON’s Street Fighter and Capcom exclusives from SDCC 2015 and 2016. We’ll start adding other collections as time goes by so check back often!

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Head there now and sign up and please let your other friends who are also fans of UDON merchandise know! We are going to be adding some other awesome features to the site as it grows that you’ll definitely want access to.

 

UDON Collectibles Debut at SDCC

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UDON launching new collectibles division, initial products to debut exclusively at San Diego Comic-Con 2016

UDON is proud to announce that they are launching a new branch that will focus on developing limited collectibles for their fans.  UDON is known for their high quality books in publishing, as well as their quality artwork in their creative services for clients.  Now the company is going to tackle on collectible merchandise that they will devote the same attention to detail and quality to.

“We have done some collectible items in the past,like the Street Fighter Busts.” said UDON Chief of Operations Erik Ko. “My background before UDON was in product development, so I have always been itching to make products again.  And I think it is time to get back into this, and provide fans some really cool stuff to collect!”

Senior producer Long Vo will be heading UDON Collectibles with Ko.  Vo is most well known to be one of the original members of UDON, as well as the lead artist in many Street Fighter projects including the fan favorite Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix game.

For those attending Comic Con, UDON Collectibles is now opening up a limited quantity of these products for pre-orders for show pick up.  Head to www.udonexclusives.com to secure your items so you have a peace of mind that you will be able to own these limited edition pins or framed set without needing to rush through the long lines.  Act fast though, because quantities are limited on the pre-orders.
Hope to see you all at Comic-Con!
 

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!

SF Metal Card Series 2

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 @ COMIC-CON 2014 BOOTH #4529: MEGA POST

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Are you looking for alllll of the info on what’s happening with UDON at Comic-Con? Well look no further than this very post! UDON will be set up at San Diego Comic-Con International, at booth #4529 (at the end of the hall near Artist Alley and Hall H), from Wednesday July 23rd through Sunday July 27th!

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 guests Yoshinori Ono (Producer of Ultra Street Fighter® IV) and Kaname Fujioka (Director of Monster Hunter™ 4 Ultimate).
  3. We have 5 Comic-Con Exclusive items this year, including UDON’S Art of Capcom: Complete Edition Convention Exclusive Hardcover
  4. We will be announcing 10 new licenses at The UDON Panel 2014, Sat. July 26, 5:30-6:30, Room 26AB
  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 big list:

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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 Announces Comic-Con 2014 Exclusives!

logo_udonAre you headed to San Diego Comic-Con International this year? Well then, come say hi to us!

The UDON crew will be exhibiting at Comic-Con Booth #4529, and we’ve got an amazing assortment of Comic-Con exclusive editions this year! All of these items are currently exclusive to Comic-Con, but any unsold copies will be made available for sale at UDONstore.com in late August. We regret that we won’t know if any will be available for general purchase until after Comic-Con.

San Diego Comic-Con International is taking place at the San Diego Convention Center from July 23rd to 27th.

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UDON’S Art of Capcom: Complete Edition – Comic-Con Exclusive Version

Featuring an exclusive, original all-star cast dust jacket cover by UDON superstar Joe Ng, unique 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 casts 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!
Price: $100.00

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Manga Classics: Les Miserables, Pride and Prejudice Exclusive Advance Package

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 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 and Prejudice! Plus, you’ll get exclusive bonus promotional items only available in this package, including two (2) metal bookmarks, four (4) character buttons (Jean Valjean, Cosette, Elizabeth Bennet, and Mr. Darcy), and a special Pride and 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!
Price: $50.00

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Street Fighter IV: Wages of Sin – Comic-Con Exclusive VS Special Edition

Read the stories from the new Street Fighter IV era in Street Fighter IV: Wages of Sin! This is the newest installment of Street Fighter Collected Editions in our new oversized hardcover format, with amazing printing and great binding that will match up on your shelves with our Street Fighter Classics, Street Fighter Origins, and Super Street Fighter graphic novels! This volume collects all the stories from the Street Fighter IV 4-issue mini-series, plus a brand new story featuring Juri vs. the latest SFIV character addition – Decapre! This Comic-Con exclusive features a brand-new C. Viper vs. Dan dust jacket illustration by James Ghio, with a hidden “C. Viper on the Beach” image by Arnold Tsang inside! Continue your collection of UDON’s exclusive VS Edition Street Fighter hardcover graphic novels!
Price: $40.00

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Street Fighter Classic Vol. 2: Comic-Con Exclusive VS Special Edition

The UDON Street Fighter saga fights on with Street Fighter Classic Volume 2! The stories of Street Fighter continue in this new oversized hardcover edition, with amazing printing and great binding! Plus, it will match up on your shelves with our Street Fighter Origins and Super Street Fighter graphic novels! This Comic-Con exclusive features a brand-new Cammy vs. Vega dust jacket illustration by James Ghio, with a hidden “Cammy on the Beach” image by Arnold Tsang inside! Continue your collection of UDON’s exclusive VS Edition Street Fighter hardcover graphic novels!
Price: $60.00

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Street Fighter Classic Vol. 3: Comic-Con Exclusive VS Special Edition

The UDON Street Fighter saga surges onward with Street Fighter Classic Volume 3! The stories of Street Fighter continue further in this new oversized hardcover edition, with amazing printing and great binding! Plus, it will match up on your shelves with our Street Fighter Origins and Super Street Fighter graphic novels! This Comic-Con exclusive features a 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!
Price: $60.00

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Announcing: UDON’s Art Of Capcom Complete Edition & Comic-Con Exclusive Edition

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UDON Entertainment is proud to announce its newest project, and its San Diego Comic-Con 2014 show exclusive: UDON’s Art of Capcom: Complete 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!

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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! Available at Comic-Con this July, months before the regular edition ships this fall!

UDON’s Art of Capcom: Complete Edition features:

– Includes 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!
– Includes 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

 

So we’ll see you at Comic-Con Preview Night, Wednesday July 23rd, so you can get your hands on the very first copies of UDON’S ART OF CAPCOM: COMPLETE EDITION – COMIC-CON EXCLUSIVE DUST JACKET EDITION!

PRESS: For more information on this release or preview materials, contact fans@udonentertainment.com

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