Nothing says Halloween like John Carpenter and Sandy King and nothing starts Halloween like the Storm King Comics booth (2304) at New York Comic-Con. The award-winning in-house publishing line from the horror master has made the yearly anthology release of John Carpenter’s Tales For A HalloweeNight a treasured fall tradition in many comic households. NYCC is the first chance for fans to get this year’s con exclusive signed by creators. 2019 is the fifth-anniversary edition of the Halloween release and to make it extra special the cover art is courtesy of renown comic artist Cat Staggs (Wonder Woman 77, Crosswind). John Carpenter’s Tales Of Science Fiction: Twitch graphic novel will be premiering at the show as well and both releases will have creative teams on hand for signings. John Carpenter will not be attending the convention but signed copies of all of the new trades as well as tour DVDs will be on hand for sale.
2:00 – John Carpenter’s Tales for a HalloweeNight team signing (Sandy King, Janice Chiang, Andy Price, Chandra Free, Guy Dorian, Sr., Cat Staggs, Sara Richard, Frank Tieri)
12:30 – John Carpenter’s Tales Of Science Fiction: TWITCH TPB signing (Richard P. Clark, Sandy King & Janice Chiang)
3:30 – John Carpenter’s Tales of Science Fiction: SURVIVING NUCLEAR ATTACK signing (Cat Staggs, Joe Harris, Sandy King & Janice Chiang)
2:00 – John Carpenter’s Tales for a HalloweeNIght team signing (Sandy King, Janice Chiang, Andy Price, Chandra Free, Guy Dorian, Sr., Cat Staggs, Sara Richard, Frank Tieri)
Storm King Comics is owned and operated by Sandy King Carpenter and she will be participating in the Wonder Women: Female Comic CEOS panel at the convention. Want to hear what it’s like to break into comics and run a company in what used to be a dominantly male industry? Make sure and get a seat Thursday, October 3rd at 6:30 PM room 1B03. Additional panelists include Paula Garces ( The World of Aluna, Netflix’s On My Block), Tina Fine (Offgirl), and Wendy Chin-Tanner (A Wave Blue World).