You have about 21 hours left if you'd like to bid on one of the Hero Initiative's San Diego Comic-Con auctions, which include the chance to hang out with Dan DiDio, Joe Quesada, David Lloyd and more. One of the is with Tom DeSanto, who produced the X-Men movie, and he's bringing Wolverine's jacket and dog tags for the winner to try on.
In addition, the Hero Initiative will host several signings at their booth during the con and will sell an exclusive edition of The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #40, featuring a cover by John Romita, Jr., Klaus Janson, and Dean White. Read their full press release after the jump.
Los Angeles, CA (July 14, 2010) Hero Initiative, the nonprofit organization that creates a financial safety net for comic creators in need, will be heading to THE biggest event in the entertainment industry, San Diego Comic-Con International, July 21-25 at the San Diego Convention Center. This will be your FIRST chance to get Hero’s VERY limited edition Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #40, plus you can attend exclusive cocktail parties with Joe Quesada, Dan DiDio, Robert Overstreet, David Lloyd and Tom DeSanto. And don’t forget our great lineup of special guests at the booth!
GET YOUR OVERSTREET! Hero Initiative is proud to announce the release of its exclusive “Conan” Edition of The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #40. Only 500 Hero-exclusive hardcover copies will go on sale on Wednesday, July 21, 2010 at Comic-Con International, the same day the regular editions of the Guide go on sale nationwide. The book features John Romita, Jr., Klaus Janson, and Dean White’s recreation of the cover for Conan The Barbarian #1, also celebrating its 40th year. Price is $35, and books are available only at the Hero Initiative booth, #5003. Get yours while supplies last!
Who would want to pass up the opportunity to have cocktails with Dan DiDio, Joe Quesada, Robert Overstreet, David Lloyd or Tom DeSanto in an amazing luxury hotel suite across the street from the Con? You can bid on a spot by going to http://qurls.com?i=49286. Nothing would make your con experience complete quite like attending one of these special events!
And our amazing line up of special guests at booth #5003 is:
WED., 21 JUL (Con Hours 530-900);600-900: Scott Koblish
THUR., 22 JUL (Con hours 900-700):1230-130: Dan Jurgens130-230: Josh Dysart230-330: Kurt Busiek330-430: Ken Lashley430-530: Dave Gibbons
FRI., 23 JUL (Con hours 900-700):1000-1130: Cully Hamner1130-100: Ron Marz + Michael Broussard130-230: Denny O'Neil
330-430: Darick Robertson
SAT., 24 JUL (con hours 900-700):1200-130: Dan Jurgens130-330: David Lloyd400-530: Phil Hester
SUN., 25 JUL (con hours 900-500):1030-1130: Tony Parker330-430: Darick Robertson