FIRST LOOK: Image Comics Exclusives at Comic-Con International

Going to Comic-Con International next week?  Here’s a first look at the exclusive covers and items that Image Comics will be showcasing during the mammoth convention.

The press release from Image:

In addition to a full schedule of panels, Image Comics is also celebrating creativity at Comic-Con International in San Diego with exclusive covers and editions of popular and debut titles. Creators will be signing exclusives, which are available in limited quantities, so be sure to stop by the Image Comics, Skybound and Top Cow booths to make sure you get your copies!


CHEW: SECRET AGENT POYO #1 Guillory Comic-Con Exclusive Variant Cover

Description: A one-shot spinning off CHEW’s most popular supporting character, and comics’ most beloved homicidal cybernetic kung-fu rooster. Concentrated mayhem. Feathers, rage and hate! Plus: an all-star pin-up gallery from some of the most staggeringly talented artists in the industry!

Price: $10.00

Limited to 700 copies

SKULLKICKERS #15 Kitten Variant Cover

Description: Created as a gag cover to appear in previews so as not to spoil earlier issues, this kitten cover by Edwin Huang and Misty Coates is now available to purchase thanks to popular demand! Don’t let the kitten fool you, though. Inside is heinous violence, trouble-making and all the skullkicking you can handle.

Price: $3.50

Limited to 500 copies


THE WALKING DEAD Michonne Bloody Poncho Variant Action Figure

Description: Limited edition bloody Michonne action figure featuring an exclusive poncho based on her first appearance.

Price: $25.00

Limited to 3000 units, Two per person

THE WALKING DEAD #100 Vannen Watch

Description: In honor of The Walking Dead’s 100th issue, Skybound and Vannen watches bring you a limited edition timepiece. The watch features art from Charlie Adlard’s issue #100


Each watch is signed by Robert Kirkman.

Price: $85.00

THE WALKING DEAD Hardcover Compendium

Description: Limited edition, foil stamped hardcover version of THE WALKING DEAD Compendium Vol.

1. Collects issues 1-48 of THE WALKING DEAD

Price: $100.00

Limited to 900 copies, One per person


Artifacts #19 Broussard Comic-Con Exclusive Variant Cover

Description: Kicking off a brand new story in the Top Cow’s ongoing REBIRTH initiative, RON MARZ and STJEPAN SEJIC introduce a brand new Artifact bearer — Dr. Rachel Harrison, bearer of the Heartstone — in this special three part story. Available only at Comic-Con, this exclusive cover by MICHAEL BROUSSARD features Witchblade, Angelus and Aphrodite!

Price: $10

Limited to 500 copies

The Darkness #105 Portacio Comic-Con Exclusive Variant Cover

Description: Concluding DAVID HINE and JEREMY HAUN’s explosive opening story arc, this issue sees Jackie Estacado, bearer of the Darkness, confronted with disintegration of his perfect world. Available only at Comic-Con, this exclusive cover by WHILCE PORTACIO features The Darkness and his Darklings!

Price: $10

Limited to 500 copies

Think Tank #1 Bagus Variant Cover

Description: A Comic-Con Debut Issue! The action-packed science series from MATT HAWKINS and RAHSAN EKEDAL tells the tale of a brilliant scientist trapped in a military think tank and his attempt to escape. Available only at Comic-Con, this exclusive cover by BAGUS HUTOMO introduces the world to slacker genius scientist — Dr. David Loren!

Price: $10

Limited to 500 copies

Top Cow Comic-Con Exclusive Variant Set

Description: Get all three of Top Cow’s exclusive variant covers for only $25, a $5 savings!

SRP: $25

SUNSET Limited Edition Comic-Con Exclusive Hardcover

Description: A Comic-Con Debut Original Graphic Novel! Sometimes all you can do is go out with guns blazing… CHRISTOS GAGE and JORGE LUCAS debut their hard-hitting old man noir original graphic novel — SUNSET. On the surface, Nick Bellamy looks like any other veteran retiree left behind by a modern world. In reality, Nick is a former enforcer, who stole a fortune and years of freedom from his former mob boss. This limited edition variant will feature a foil stamped logo and an exclusive book plate.

Price: $30

Limited to 250 copies

So what do you guys think, are any of these limited edition items worth adding to your collection?  Sound off with your thoughts and opinions in the comments section below.

SOURCE: Image Comics