Special Edition: NYC

The first year of Special Edition: NYC has finally come to an end, and boy, did we have fun! We ran into some old friends, and made some new ones as well. Our booth was located front and center in the Javits center, showcasing some of our Midtown exclusive variants, t-shirts, blank covers, and more! We checked out some great panels, interviewed some top creators, and even gave away free comics! Read about our complete coverage of the event below!

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Is it October yet?! On Thursday, August 8th, New York Comic Con tickets will go on sale at 12noon for a special event at Midtown Comics Downtown! This is an early release event for tickets as other Midtown Comics locations will not have tickets for sale until Friday, August 9th, and other NYC comic retailers will not have tickets available until August 12th.

Get your picture with the all new New York Comic Con 2013 Camaro, created in partnership with Chevy! NYCC will be on hand to giveaway cool stuff like t-shirts, stickers, posters, buttons, and more!!!!

Ticket Details-

$30.00 for a Thursday One-Day Ticket
$40.00 for a Friday or Sunday One-Day Ticket,
$50.00 for a Saturday One-Day ticket,
$65.00 for a 3-Day Ticket,
$85.00 for a 4-Day Ticket and
$5.00 for a Kids Day Ticket.

There is a limit of 6 tickets per customer.

Kids day ticket policy:
Kids Day Tickets must be purchased for Children ages 6-12 for use on Sunday, October 13, 2013 from 10 am – 5 pm.
NOTE: a Kids Day Ticket can only be purchased with the purchase of an Adult Sunday One-Day Ticket, 3-
Day Ticket, or 4-Day Ticket.

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Scott Snyder stops by the Midtown Comics booth at New York Comic Con 2012 to talk about his new run on Superman and his new Vertigo series, The Wake.

New York Comic Con is here! As the official retail sponsor for NYCC, we will once again have a huge booth offering everything you need for the ultimate con experience! Some of the highlights include our NYCC exclusive “Avengers vs. X-Men” hat from New Era, Midtown exclusive J. Scott Campbell cover for Uncanny Avengers #1, two Midtown exclusive covers to the new Walking Dead Magazine, Midtown exclusive Black Panther and Scarlett Spider t-shirts, free photo ops with the Thor wax figure from Madame Tussauds New York, a bunch of cool creator signings, tons of awesome giveaways and of course, a HUGE selection of graphic novels at 20% off!

Extended hours at Midtown Comics in Times Square:

Our Times Square store is a 10 minute walk from the Javits Convention Center, so we’ll be open from 11:00AM to 10:00PM on Friday October 12th and Saturday October 13th, (at Times Square only).

MIDTOWN COMICS IS SOLD OUT OF ALL NEW YORK COMIC CON PASSES!

The Midtown Comics booth will be the only place to get the all new J. Scott Campbell Uncanny Avengers #1 Midtown Comics variant!

The Walking Dead is getting an Official Magazine, and Midtown Comics has two exclusive covers for the debut issue — one featuring Rick and another featuring Michonne!

If you’re looking for great deals on graphic novels and trade paperbacks the Midtown Comics booth is for you! Save 20% off all graphic novels and trade paperbacks at our booth all weekend at the con! We’ll have a lot of hot books by many of the creators appearing at NYCC!

We’ll have the THOR wax figure from Madame Tussauds New York at our booth Friday-Sunday for free photo ops with fans!

FRIDAY

2:00-4:00 — Brian K Vaughan (Saga, Y: The Last Man, Ex Machina, Runaways) and Fiona Staples  (Saga, Mystery Society, Northlanders, Jonah Hex)

SATURDAY

12:30-1:30 — Matt Wagner (Sandman Mystery Theatre, Grendel, Mage, Madame Xanadu)

3:00-4:00 — Mike Mignola (Hellboy, B.P.R.D., Baltimore, Amazing Screw-On Head) and Christopher Golden (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Baltimore, Joe Golem)

5:00-6:00 — Scott Snyder (Batman, Swamp Thing, American Vampire)

SUNDAY

12:00-1:00 — Andy Diggle (Doctor Who, The Losers, Daredevil, Thuderbolts, Hellblazer, Swamp Thing)      

Midtown Comics’ booth is the ONLY place to get Mike Mignola and Christopher Golden’s new book Father Gaetano’s Puppet Catechism at New York Comic Con!

This year Midtown Comics will be the exclusive dealer at NYCC of the new Avengers vs. X-Men cap! We’ll also feature a huge selection of other superhero themed New Era hats!

We’ll have a great selection of our Midtown Comics exclusive shirts available at NYCC including our new Black Panther and Scarlet Spider shirts!

Exclusive retailer of Erf, by Garth Ennis:

Acclaimed comic book writer Garth Ennis has written another heartfelt tale, this one for children!  ERF is the story of four friends at the dawn of time; Figwillop, KWAAAH!, the Booper, and Erf himself, and their adventures in the primordial world of long ago. The four take their first nervous steps out of the ocean and onto the shore, and are soon exploring the exciting new lands beyond. But danger lurks in the prehistoric jungle, and soon our heroes come face to face with the mighty and terrifying Colossux… an evolutionary tale of love and loyalty for all ages.

Erf is available at NYCC only at the Midtown booth, or pick it up at the stores starting on Oct17th

Captain Action’s ferocious black panther, Khem is back! We’ll have him at NYCC with a limited run of 200 pieces. Khem the black panther will come with a special trading card and his gold chain necklace!

Midtown Comics will be the exclusive dealer of Brian Haberlin’s amazing new hardcover graphic novel Anomaly!

Back-Issue Man Alex Rae will be the Grand Poohbah of our booth, hawking back issues for only FIFTY CENTS EACH (along with some choice comics for a whole lot more than fifty cents)! Alex will be buying back issues as well, and he’s been given carte blanche to spend big bucks on key issues from the golden, silver and bronze ages.

We’ll be giving away great prizes all weekend long at our booth including tickets to Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark, signed comics, and more!

 

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Thanks and hope to see you all there!

Your friends at Midtown

New York Comic Con tickets are now on sale at all 3 Midtown Comics locations!

Friday/Sunday $35 SOLD OUT!
Saturday $50 SOLD OUT!
3-Day (Fri, Sat, Sun) $65 SOLD OUT!
4-Day (Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun) $85 SOLD OUT!

FREE Valiant comics!

With every purchase of a NYCC ticket from Midtown Comics, receive a FREE copy of Bloodshot #1 from our friends at Valiant Entertainment, while supplies last. To our friends outside of NYC, we’re sorry, but tickets are available in-store only!

October 11th-14th 2012