NYCC 2019, Here We Come!

OH YES, it’s that time again; October is just around the corner and we’re heading back to The Javits Center for New York Comic Con 2019!

This year we are bringing you awesome freebies, convention exclusives, and signings with our amazing creators. Read on to get all the details and be sure to have a pen & paper ready – you’re going to want to add some of this to your NYCC itinerary.

Giveaways & Free Stuff!

As usual, we have all the free goodies you want and need (shoutout to our die hard Insighters). We’re bringing you posters, keychains, bags, and more! Check out some of the pieces below:

BOWIE: Stardust, Rayguns, & Moonage Daydreams Poster

Commencing countdown, engines on: celebrate a music icon with a free poster featuring artwork from our upcoming OGN. BOWIE: Stardust, Rayguns, & Moonage Daydreams chronicles the rise of Bowie’s career from obscurity to fame, paralleled by the rise and fall of his alter ego Ziggy Stardust. Don’t delay– people will be like sailors fighting in the dancehall trying to get their posters!

Harry Potter: Knitting Magic Poster

Get a sneak peek at the full range of projects included in our upcoming title, Harry Potter: Knitting Magic with a free poster! Harry Potter: Knitting Magic is sure to have fans everywhere summoning needles, conjuring yarn, and practicing their best knitting wizardry.


Star Trek: Kirk Fu Manual Poster

Everybody was Kirk Fu Fighting…? Learn iconic moves like the “Basic Defensive Stance” and deadly “Box Lunch” with this free instructional poster!

Legend of Korra: An Avatar’s Chronicle

After the response at SDCC, we knew we had to bring this poster back. Get a free poster when you purchase a copy of Legend of Korra: An Avatar’s Chronicle.

Back to The Future: Race Against Time – Lenticular Print

Another hit at SDCC, we’ve brought back our Back to The Future prints for those who missed out. Get a free print when you purchase a copy of Back to The Future: Race Against Time.

Early Books

Who doesn’t want to be first? A whole library of Insight Editions books will be available early, exclusively at NYCC. These early exclusives will be available in limited quantities, so be sure to get your copies ASAP!

Check out the list of early titles available at NYCC below:

Batman: The Definitive History of The Dark Knight (Retail Release 10/29)
Die Hard Christmas Gift Set (Retail Release 10/15)
Game of Thrones: The Costumes (Retail Release 11/05)
Ghostbusters: Ectomobile: Race Against Slime (Retail Release 10/15)
Marvel’s Spider-Man: From Amazing to Spectacular (Retail Release 10/15)
Star Wars: A Merry Sithmas Pop-Up Book (Retail Release 10/15)
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge – The Official Blackspire Outpost Cookbook (Retail Release 11/05)
Star Wars: Rebel Starfighter Owner’s Workshop Manual (Retail Release 11/12)
Star Wars: Secrets of The Jedi (Retail Release 11/12)
Star Wars: The Ultimate Pop-Up Galaxy (Retail Release 10/22)
The Art of Borderlands 3 (Retail Retail 10/29)
The Art of Game of Thrones (Retail Release 11/05)
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (Retail Release 11/12)
The Photography of Game of Thrones (Retail Release 11/05)

Signings & Events Schedule

Thursday – October 3rd

(3PM – 4PM) Pop-Up Book Signing
Guests: Paper Engineer Matthew Reinhart and Illustrator Kevin Wilson.

(7:45PM – 8:45PM) Learn How Game of Thrones Was Brought to Life Panel (Room 1A02)
Guests: Principal Photographer Helen Sloan, Production Designer Deborah Riley, Associate Publisher Vanessa Lopez, and Editor Amanda Ng.
Moderated by VP of Marketing Darren Williams.

Join Game Of Thrones official on-set photographer, Helen Sloane and production designer, Deborah Riley as they share recollections of their time on Game Of Thrones.

Hear how Helen Sloan captured over 1.5 million behind the scenes photographs during her time on the show and how this wealth of content helped the production of both the TV series and her upcoming book, The Photography of Game Of Thrones. Follow along as Deborah Riley takes fans behind the scenes on how she brought Westeros from the page to the screen and back to the page again with the upcoming title, The Art of Game of Thrones.

Friday – October 4th

(11AM – 12PM) Game of Thrones Signing
Guest: Principal Photographer Helen Sloan and Production Designer Deborah Riley.

(12:15PM – 1:15PM) These Are The Book You Are Looking For Panel (Room 1B03)
Guests: Author Chelsea Monroe-Cassel, Author Marc Sumerak, Paper Engineer Matthew Reinhart, Illustrator Kevin Wilson.
Moderated by VP of Marketing Darren Williams.

New York Times-bestselling author Matthew Reinhart and his frequent collaborator Kevin M. Wilson are joined by fellow authors Chelsea Monroe-Cassell and Marc Sumerac to discuss the creation of some of the most anticipated Star Wars books of 2019. Hear how Star Wars: The Ultimate Popup Galaxy, Secrets Of The Jedi, and Galaxy’s Edge: The Official Black Spire Cookbook were imagined and created.

(3:30PM – 5PM) Star Wars Signing
Guests: Author Chelsea Monroe-Cassel, Author Marc Sumerak, Paper Engineer Matthew Reinhart, Illustrator Kevin Wilson.

Be the first to pick up a copy of Star Wars: The Ultimate Pop-Up Galaxy and Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Cookbook! Available for the first time at this signing event. 

(6PM – 7:30PM) Books of Wonder
Guests: Paper Engineer Matthew Reinhart and Illustrator Kevin Wilson. 

Join us on Friday, October 4th at Books of Wonder at 18 West 18th St. to celebrate the launch of this stunning new pop-up book about the world of Star Wars. Blast into hyperspace with two amazing creators as they discuss their art, answer questions from the audience, and sign copies of their books. Ages 5 & up.

Saturday – October 5th

(1PM – 2PM) Batman: The Definitive History of The Dark Knight Signing
Guests: Author Andrew Farago and Cover Illustrator John Guydo

(2:30PM – 3:30PM) Spider-Man: From Amazing to Spectacular Signing
Guests: Author Matt Singer and Cover Illustrator Andrew Robinson

(4PM – 5PM) Game of Thrones Signing
Guest: Principal Photographer Helen Sloan and Production Designer Deborah Riley

Sunday – October 6th

(11AM – 12PM) Cookbook Signing
Guests: Author Chelsea Monroe-Cassel

(12:30PM – 1:30PM) Jeremy Holt Signing
Guests: Jeremy Holt