NYCC ’17: Insight Editions Brings Exclusives, Giveaways, Signings, And More To Show

by Hannah Means Shannon

Insight Editions are going to be taking part in New York Comic Con next week, and you’ll be able to find them in Booth #1946 for exclusives, author signings, and giveaways. They’ll be giving away Harley Quinn buttons, Insight Comics samplers and ashcans, and tote bags with any purchase.

Here are some more details on each of those:

GIVEAWAYS & PROMOTIONS

Enter to Win! Insight Editions is Giving Away a Game of Thrones Astrolabe Collector’s Edition Book Set

Attendees can stop by Insight Edition’s booth and enter to win a Game of Thrones Astrolabe Collector’s Edition Book Set when they sign up for the Insight Editions newsletter.

Photo Opportunity with the Villains from Buffy the Vampire Slayer

In honor of Insight’s forthcoming book Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Official Grimoire, fans have the opportunity to take a photo with a life-size image of the Gentlemen from the popular episode “Hush.” If they post their photo on social media using the hashtags #BuffyGrimoire and #BuffySlays20, they will receive a small glass vial containing one of Willow’s spells, a perfect keepsake for Buffy fans.

Exclusives and Gifts with Purchase

Attendees have an exclusive opportunity to purchase The Art of Mondo and Skinned prior to their official release dates, and those who pre-order Ghostbusters: Ectomobile will receive an NYCC exclusive gift.

  • The Art of Mondo – releasing October 10th: When attendees purchase The Art of Mondo they’ll receive a postcard size art card­—a piece from a real Mondo poster.
  • Skinnedreleasing November 14th: Insight Comics’ new graphic novel, Skinned, will be available with an NYCC-exclusive variant cover.
  • The first 40 people to pre-order Ghostbusters: Ectomobile, releasing on October 24th, will receive a 12” x 18” Ectomobile schematic poster signed by Ghostbusters’ producer Ivan Reitman!

BOOK SIGNINGS & PANELS

Thursday, October 5th:

11:00 am – 12:00 pm: Chelsea Monroe-Cassel will be signing World of Warcraft: The Official Cookbook and giving away recipe cards for the upcoming Hearthstone: Innkeeper’s Tavern Cookbook, coming out in November.

1:00 – 2:00 pm: Caseen Gaines and Cheryl Henson will be signing The Dark Crystal: The Ultimate Visual History.

12:30 – 1:30 pm: ’Twas the Night Before Die Hard: How to Turn a Legendary Action Film into a Naughty Christmas Tale – Room 1A24:

BuzzFeed nailed it—Die Hard fans are too cool for regular Christmas movies. Enter stand-up comedian and all around cool cat Doogie Horner and his new book, A Die Hard Christmas: The Illustrated Holiday Classic, a hilarious mash-up of Die Hard and the classic holiday poem “’Twas the Night Before Christmas.” Join Doogie and fellow panelists Jim Tews, Joe Zimmerman, and more as they discuss irreverently adapting film-to-book around the Die Hard franchise.

2:00 – 3:00 pm: Following the ’Twas the Night Before Die Hard panel, Doogie Horner will be signing A Die Hard Christmas: The Illustrated Holiday Classic at Insight Editions’ booth #1946.

3:30 – 4:30 pm: A. M. Robinson will be signing Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Official Grimoire,

Friday, October 6th:

11:00am – 12:00 pm: Scott C. will be signing Splendid Life.  

1:00 – 2:00 pm: Jeremy Holt will be signing the NYCC-exclusive edition of Skinned.

2:00 – 3:00 pm: Denys Cowan, cover artist for Marvel’s Black Panther: The Illustrated History of a King, will be signing a print with a sketch of the original cover art.

3:00 – 4:00 pm: Author Tom Sniegoski and illustrator Tom McWeeney will be signing an Atomic Frenchie art card.

Saturday, October 7th:

11:00 am – 12:00 pm: Richard Hamilton will be signing DreamWorks Trollhunters: A Brief Recapitulation of Troll Lore: Volume 48.

1:00 – 2:00 pm: Lauren Wilson will be signing The Walking Dead: The Official Cookbook and Survival Guide.

3:00 – 4:00 pm: Alexis Sentenac will be signing Siberia 56.