(July 11th, 2018) Ghastly and Indiefab award-winning comic publisher Storm King Comics is exhibiting for the first time at San Diego Comic-Con (Booth #4504). To celebrate, they have a list of festivities including signings, a panel, and a special preview night offer. This year’s con is extra important as it is also the official launch for the new Storm King comic release John Carpenter’s Tales of Science Fiction: The Standoff.
Storm King Comics CEO Sandy King Carpenter explains “Our line is the perfect marriage of comics and film. That mixture is the heart of San Diego Comic-Con and we are going to blow fans minds.”
The fun begins Wednesday night as fans will be able to purchase introductory priced Storm King bundle bags. The John Carpenter Tales for A HalloweeNight totes will include: John Carpenter’s Asylum Volume 1TPB, John Carpenter’s Tales of Science Fiction: Vault TPB, John Carpenter’s Tales of Science Fiction: Vortex issues #1-8, John Carpenter’s Tales for A HalloweeNight Volume 2 or 3 TPB and a Storm King bumper sticker which is $103 SRP for $50. FIRST 10 BAGS WILL INCLUDE ONE ITEM SIGNED BY JOHN CARPENTER HIMSELF!
Save the date for Friday night and make sure and attend the Storm King Comics Panel in Room 28DE at 8 pm.
Fight or Die! John Carpenter's Tales of Science Fiction: The Standoff #1 Launches
Storm King Comics is celebrating their new story line with a special augmented reality cover edition at San Diego Comic-Con. Aliens vs cops with prison inmates in the middle. It's a hostage situation. It's a battle between species. It's Earth's most serious standoff. Panelists include Janice Chiang (DC Superhero Girls), Sandy King Carpenter (They Live, Vampires), Tim Bradstreet (Hellblazer, Punisher), David J. Schow (The Crow, Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning), Sergio Martinez (Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic,Transformers: Rising Storm), Andres Esparza (Zenescope, Double Take) and more! All attendees will receive a free copy of John Carpenter's Tales of Science Fiction: The Standoff #1.
Storm King Comics Signing Schedule:
THURSDAY, JULY 19:
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
John Carpenter's Tales of Science Fiction: VAULT signing: Sandy King Carpenter, Andres Esparza, Sergio Martinez, Janice Chiang, and Tim Bradstreet
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
John Carpenter’s Tales for a HalloweeNight signing: Sandy King Carpenter, David J. Schow, Tim Bradstreet, Jaime Carrillo, Janice Chiang, Cat Staggs, and Joe Harris
FRIDAY, JULY 20:
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
John Carpenter’s Tales for a HalloweeNight signing: Sandy King Carpenter, Tim Bradstreet, Jaime Carrillo, James Ninness, Jim Daly, Joe Harris, Janice Chiang, and David J. Schow
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
John Carpenter’s Tales of Science Fiction: THE STANDOFF signing: Sandy King Carpenter, David J. Schow, Andres Esparza, Sergio Martinez, Tim Bradstreet, and Janice Chiang
About Storm King Comics
Storm King Comics, formed in 2012 as a division of Storm King Productions, is headed by writer/producer and editor Sandy King. Along with her husband, director John Carpenter, King focuses on bringing the best writers from the worlds of comics, movies, and novels together to bring their special brand of horror and sci-fi entertainment to comics. Their flagship comic book title John Carpenter’s Asylum has become a global fan favorite, followed by the award-winning annual anthology, John Carpenter’s Tales for a HalloweeNight, and most recently the monthly anthology series, John Carpenter’s Tales of Science Fiction. You can find Storm King Comics at your local comic shop, book stores, stormkingcomics.com, and digitally on Comixology.