ECCC 2018: Oni Press Brings Exclusives, Panels, Signings, And More!

by Hannah Means Shannon

Oni Press will be taking part in Emerald City Comic Con 2018 this week in Seattle, Washington, from March 1st through 4th, and you’ll be able to catch up with them for panels, signings, exclusives, and more.

Here’s a look at each of those:

Oni Press Creator Signings at Emerald City Comic Con 2018 Booth #216:

Yehudi Mercado
Sci-Fu
Friday 10-11am & Sunday 12-1pm

Ed Brisson
The Ballad of Sang
Friday 11am-12pm & Saturday 1-2pm

Chris Sebela & Robert Wilson IV
Heartthrob
Friday 12:30-1:30pm

Ivy Noelle Weir & Steenz
Archival Quality
Friday 1:30-2:30pm

Jen Bartel
Rick and Morty™ Presents: The Vindicators #1
Friday 3-4pm

Tess Stone, Ananth Hirsh, Yuko Ota
Not Drunk Enough, Our Cats Are More Famous Than Us
Friday 4-5pm

Kyle Starks & Gabo
Dead of Winter
Friday 5-5:45pm

Ted Naifeh
Night’s Dominion, Courtney Crumrin, Princess Ugg
Saturday & Sunday 11am-12pm

Terry Blas, Molly Muldoon, Matthew Seely
Dead Weight: Murder at Camp Bloom
Saturday 12-1pm & Sunday 1-2pm

Cat Farris
My Boyfriend is a Bear
Saturday 3-4pm

Tini Howard, Kyle Starks, Sarah Graley
Rick and Morty™
Saturday 4-5pm

Erika Moen & Matthew Nolan
Oh Joy Sex Toy
Saturday 5-6pm

Sarah Graley
Kim Reaper, Rick and Morty™ Lil Poopy Superstar
Sunday 2-3pm

Oni Press ECCC 2018 Panels

The World of Webcomics: How to Make Art (and Money) on the Internet
Webcomic creators have been expanding the medium for decades—but how do they do it successfully? Join webcomic creators Ananth Hirsh and Yuko Ota (Johnny Wander, Lucky Penny), Erika Moen (Oh Joy Sex Toy), Tess Stone (Not Drunk Enough), and Sarah Graley (Our Super Adventure) as they discuss advice for aspiring comic creators, self-promotion, establishing a brand (and boundaries), and the differences between digital and print publishing.

Date: 3/1/2018
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: TCC L3-R5

My First Graphic Novel: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Publishing
Join debut graphic novel creators Steenz and Ivy Noelle Weir (Archival Quality), Nilah Magruder (M.F.K.), Ru Xu (Newsprints), and Nidhi Chanani (Pashmina) in an informative panel detailing all the things you’ll want to know before publishing your first graphic novel.

Date: 3/2/2018
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: TCC L3-R5

Character Design Live Draw
Need to pump some life into your character designs? Join professional comic artists as they design pre-established characters – given only a list of personality traits! Artists Steenz, DJ Kirkland, and Sarah Graley will show you the ins and outs of successful character design, and we’ll raffle off their drawings!

Date: 3/2/18
Time: 2:45 PM
Location: The Hive in room WSCC 309

Rick and Morty Live Draw
Did you know there’s a Rick and Morty comic book series from Oni Press?! Well, there’s actually like… four, if you count the miniseries, and they’re all awesome! Join Rick and Morty comic book creators Kyle Starks (Rick and Morty™ writer and occasional artist), Tini Howard (Rick and Morty™: Pocket Like You Stole It writer), and Sarah Graley (Rick and Morty™: Lil’ Poopy Superstar writer and artist) as they narrate and draw a brand-new, improvised Rick and Morty story right before your very eyes! Wubba lubba dub dub!

Date: 3/3/18
Time: 2:45 PM
Location: The Hive in room WSCC 309

Monster Battle Time KO!
Three teams of artists go head-to-head in the biggest Monster Battle Time of the season! This year we have Arielle “Don’t Talk To Me” Jovellanos, Cat “Fright Night” Farris, Sarah “Green Witch Mean Time” Graley, Jake “Orange You Glad I Didn’t Say Watermelon” Myler, and Yehudi “Market of Pain” Mercado to design your monsters and battle for ultimate artistic glory!

Date: 3/4/18
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Family HQ LL Room 2

Ghost Roast
Learn all about famous, terrifying ghosts… AND THEN WATCH THEM GET ROASTED BY ESTEEMED PANELISTS! Ivy Noelle Weir, Steenz, Drew Rausch, Melanie Gillman, and Erica Henderson will make you… howl with laughter. Suck it, Casper!

Date: 3/4/2018
Time: 2:30 PM
Location: TCC L3-R3

Exclusives Available at the Oni Press Booth:

Rick and Morty™ Presents: The Vindicators #1
Variant Cover by Jen Bartel

Rick and Morty™ #35 Sketch Variant

Rick and Morty™ Pocket Like You Stole It, Trade Paperback Variant by Julieta Colás

Dead of Winter Volume 1, Trade Paperback

The Ballad of Sang #1 Variant Cover
by Declan Shalvey

Kim Reaper Volume 1: Grim Beginnings
Con Exclusive Variant

Invader Zim #28 Sketch Variant

Convention Exclusive Pins from Zen Monkey Studios