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VALIANT Unveils 45 Retailer Customized FCBD 2014 ARMOR HUNTERS SPECIAL Covers for FREE COMIC BOOK DAY!

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With Free Comic Book Day 2014 just two weeks away, Valiant is proud to announce that 45 retailers nationwide have signed on to produce exclusive promotional covers for Valiant’s biggest FCBD release ever – the FCBD 2014 ARMOR HUNTERS SPECIAL!
“Valiant has always been an ardent supporter of Free Comic Book Day, but this year is, by far, our biggest yet. We were absolutely blown away by the orders on both our FCBD titles. But we were even more surprised by the number of retail partners that took us up on our offer to promote the release ofARMOR HUNTERS at their individual stores with customized cover offerings,” said Valiant Publisher Fred Pierce. “We know that readers who try just one Valiant comic often stick around for more – and Free Comic Book Day is the best time of all to introduce our characters to a new and eager audience.”
Available in participating stores everywhere on May 3rd, 2014, Valiant’s FCBD 2014 ARMOR HUNTERS SPECIAL is the perfect place to jump on the board the crossover event of the summer with a special, advance look inside June’s ARMOR HUNTERS #1 (of 4) by superstar creators Robert Venditti (X-O ManowarGreen Lantern) and Doug Braithwaite (UnityJustice). When Aric of Dacia returned to Earth with the stolen X-O Manowar armor of an alien race, he thought he finally found a weapon to guard the peace and kingdom he’d struggled so long to secure. But now, a relentless and surgical strike team from the farthest reaches of space – sworn to exterminate the armor and all like it – have found their final target. The ARMOR HUNTERS are coming. They will hunt. They will trap. They will kill. And they will rid the universe of the X-O Manowar’s incalculable destructive power…even if it means taking the Earth with it.Plus: look for artwork and interviews from X-O MANOWARRAITHE DELINQUENTS, THE DEATH-DEFYING DR. MIRAGE, and much more! Learn everything you need about ARMOR HUNTERS and the rest of the VALIANT FIRST publishing initiative right here on Free Comic Book Day inside the FCBD 2014 ARMOR HUNTERS SPECIAL!Also arriving on Free Comic Book Day, don’t miss the the FCBD 2014 VALIANT UNIVERSE HANDBOOK – a first-of-its-kind handbook release detailing the untold origins and secrets of Valiant’s heroes and villains, all in one place! Everything you need to know about the Valiant Universe in 2014 and beyond can be found right here in the first official Valiant Handbook release…ever! Featuring artwork from a “murderer’s row” of comic’s brightest talents – Doug BraithwaiteClayton Crain,Clayton HenryBryan HitchEsad Ribic, and many, many more!

Visit your local comic shop on May 3rd, 2014 to pick up these two exciting Valiant FCBD releases – and look for customized versions of the FCBD 2014 ARMOR HUNTERS SPECIAL at these participating retailers:

4 Color Fantasies    
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
(909) 563-8751
http://www.4colorfantasies.com
http://www.facebook.com/4cfrancho
http://twitter.com/4colorfantasies
A Comic Shop
Winter Park, FL
(407) 332-9636
http://acomicshop.com/
http://www.facebook.com/A.Comic.Shop
http://twitter.com/acomicshow
Austin Books & Comics
Austin,TX
(512) 454-4197
http://www.austinbooks.com
http://www.facebook.com/AustinBooks
http://twitter.com/AustinBooks
Borderlands
Greenville, SC
(864) 235-3488
http://www.borderlands.us
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Borderlands-Comics-and-Games/140146312709268


BuyMeToys.com
Mishiwaka, IN
(574) 271-TOYS
http://buymetoys.com/catalog
http://www.facebook.com/pages/BuyMeToysCom/128000400551412
http://twitter.com/buymetoyscom


Carolina Comics
Durham, NC
(919)806-8282
[email protected] 


Chaos Reigns/Dark Side    
Sarasota, FL
(941) 363-0840
http://darksidecomics.com
http://www.facebook.com/DarkSideComicsandGames


Coliseum of Comics
Sanford, FL
(407) 760-1767
http://coliseumofcomics.com/
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Coliseum-of-Comics-Sanford/174610602576785
http://twitter.com/ColiseumofComic


Collector’s Paradise
Winnetka, CA
(818) 999-9455
http://comicsandcards.net
http://www.facebook.com/CP.Canoga.Park
http://twitter.com/cparadize


Collector’s Paradise   

Pasadena, CA
(626) 577-6694
http://comicsandcards.net
http://www.facebook.com/CP.Pasadena
http://twitter.com/cparadize


Collectors Corner
Baltimore, MD
(410) 668-3353
http://www.collectorscornermd.com
http://www.facebook.com/CollectorsCorner
http://twitter.com/CCMD_ComicsShop


Collectors Corner
Bel Air, MD
(800) 979-3353
http://www.collectorscornermd.com
http://www.facebook.com/CCBAMD
http://twitter.com/CCMD_ComicsShop


Comic Book Shoppe
Nepean, ON
(613) 228-8386
http://www.thecomicbookshoppe.com
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Comic-Book-Shoppe-The/127417190627194
http://twitter.com/ComicBookShoppe


Comic Book Shoppe
Ottawa, ON
(613)594-3042
http://www.thecomicbookshoppe.com
http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Comic-Book-Shoppe-2/220829157956738
http://twitter.com/ComicBookShoppe


Comic Book Store
North Little Rock, AR
(501) 791-4222
http://www.thewildstars.com/ce.html
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Collectors-Edition-Comics/118151041545385  


Comics Are Cool
Greenwood, IN
(317) 300-963
http://www.comicsarecool.com/
http://www.facebook.com/ComicsAreCool2


Comics To Astonish
Columbia, MD
(410) 381-2732
http://www.comicstoastonish.com
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Comics-To-Astonish-Inc/84445070232


Discount Comic Book Services (DCBS)
Fort Wayne, IN
(260) 489-1787
http://www.dcbservice.com
http://www.facebook.com/DiscountComicBookService


Dragon’s Lair Comics
San Antonio, TX
(210) 615-1229
http://dlair.net/sanantonio/
http://www.facebook.com/dragons.lair.sanantonio
http://twitter.com/Dragons_Lair


Dragon’s Lair Comics
Austin, TX
(512) 454-2399
http://dlair.net/austin/
http://www.facebook.com/dragons.lair.austin
http://twitter.com/DLairAustin


Forbidden Planet
New York, NY
(212) 473-157
http://www.fpnyc.com
http://www.facebook.com/fpnyc
http://twitter.com/FPNYC


Forbidden Planet
London, UK
http://forbiddenplanet.com
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Forbidden-Planet/279957096259
http://twitter.com/ForbiddenPlanet


Friendly Neighborhood Comics
Bellingham, MA
(508) 966-2275
http://friendlycomics.com
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Friendly-Neighborhood-Comics/191731623437
http://twitter.com/FriendlyComics


G-Mart
Chicago, IL
(773) 384-0400
http://www.g-mart.com
http://www.facebook.com/gmartcomics
http://twitter.com/gmartcomics


Heroes & Fantasies
Universal City, TX
(210) 340-0074
http://www.heroesandfantasies.com
http://www.facebook.com/HNFSA
http://twitter.com/HeroesFantasies


Hot Comics
Asheboro, NC
(336) 318-1064
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Hot-Comics/108153889226244


I Want More Comics

Northglenn, CO
(303) 460-7226
http://www.iwantmorecomics.com
http://www.facebook.com/IWMComics
http://twitter.com/IWantMoreComics


Jetpack Comics
Rochester, NH
603-330-9636
http://www.jetpackcomics.com
http://www.facebook.com/JetpackComics
http://twitter.com/JetpackComics


Krypton Comics
Omaha, NE
(402) 391-4131
http://www.kryptoncomicsomaha.com
http://www.facebook.com/kryptoncomics
http://twitter.com/KryptonComicsNE


Legends Comics and Coffee
Omaha, NE
(402) 391-2377
http://legendcomicsandcoffee.com
http://www.facebook.com/LegendComics
http://twitter.com/LegendComicsNE


Mayhem Collectibles
Ames, IA
(515) 292-3510
http://www.mayhemcomics.com


Mayhem Collectibles
Des Moines, IA
(515) 271-8104
http://www.mayhemcomics.com


Midtown Comics
New York, NY
(212) 302-8192
http://www.midtowncomics.com
http://www.facebook.com/midtowncomics
http://twitter.com/MidtownComics


Mile High Comics
Denver, CO
(303) 455-2659
http://www.milehighcomics.com
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Mile-High-Comics/23781510808
http://twitter.com/MileHighComics


Reader Copies
Anderson, IN
(765) 649-5767
http://www.readercopies.com
http://www.facebook.com/ReaderCopies


Rubber Chicken Comic
Bellingham, MA
(508) 966-2210
http://www.rubberchickencomics.com
http://www.facebook.com/RubberChickenComics


Samurai Comics
Phoenix, AZ
(602) 265-8886
http://samuraicomics.popshop.comixology.com
http://www.facebook.com/samuraicomics
http://twitter.com/SamuraiComics


Seth’s Games and Anime
Ventura, CA
(805) 653-2732
http://www.sethsventura.com
http://www.facebook.com/SethsGamesAndAnime


Sketch Books aka Fully Booked
(632) 858-7000
http://www.fullybookedonline.com
http://www.facebook.com/fullybooked
http://twitter.com/_FullyBooked


Source Comics & Games
Roseville, MN
(651) 645-0386
http://www.sourcecomicsandgames.com
http://www.facebook.com/TheSourceComicsandGames
http://twitter.com/SourceCandG


Stadium Comics
Brahampton, ON
(905) 451-3751
http://www.stadiumcomics.com
http://www.facebook.com/stadiumcomics
http://twitter.com/stadiumcomics


Subspace Comics
Lynnwood, WA
(425) 744-2767


Tate’s Comics
Lauderhill, FL
(954) 748-0181
http://tatescomics.com
http://twitter.com/tatescomics


Third Eye Comics
Annapolis, MD
(410) 897-0322
http://www.thirdeyecomics.com
http://www.facebook.com/thirdeyecomics
http://twitter.com/thirdeyecomics


Wade’s Comics Madness
Levittown, PA
(215) 946-9381
http://www.comicmadness.com
http://www.facebook.com/comicmadness
http://twitter.com/comicmadness

For more information, visit Valiant on Facebook, on Twitter, on Tumblr, and at ValiantUniverse.com.
For Valiant merchandise and more, visit ValiantStore.com.
For more information on Free Comic Book Day 2014, visit FreeComicBookDay.com.

VALIANT Announces VALIANT FIRST Exclusives and Programming for C2E2 2014 – With RAI, ARMOR HUNTERS, and More!

RAI_001_VARIANT_C2E2From April 25th-27th, Valiant will be unleashing a calvacade of VALIANT FIRST news and exclusives direct from C2E2 2014 – Chicago’s premier comics and pop culture convention!

Join Valiant at Booth #317 for a weekend packed with signings from Valiant creators, including artist Clayton Henry (Harbinger, Archer & Armstrong), writer Justin Jordan (Shadowman, X-O Manowar #25), colorist Brian Reber (Unity, X-O Manowar), and more surprise guests! Plus, look for a ton of free giveaways and con-exclusive products, including the RAI #1 Graham Crackers Shared Exclusive Variant by fan favorite artist Kalman Andrasofszky (X-23)!

Limited to 750 copies, get the jump on the hotly anticipated debut title of the VALIANT FIRST publishing initiative with this exclusive, limited edition run of RAI #1 – the FIRST ISSUE of Valiant’s next ongoing series from superstar creators Matt Kindt (Unity, Mind MGMT) and Clayton Crain (Carnage, X-Force)! Arriving in comic shops everywhere on April 30th, discover the astonishing world of the 41st century with the all-new series unlike anything else in comics today! In the far future of 4001 A.D., Japan is a single endless city-state, governed by a benevolent artificial intelligence and policed by one lone enforcer – the mysterious Rai, spirit guardian of the rising sun. But, soon, a single bullet will shatter the peace it has taken 2,000 years to secure…

Then, join us on Sunday, April 27th at 2:30 PM in Room #S403 for the VALIANT FIRST: RAI, ARMOR HUNTERS, AND BEYOND panel presentation! The coming of VALIANT FIRST begins at C2E2 with an all-new round of news, announcements, artwork and Q&A about the most in-demand publishing company in comics today. What do you read FIRST? All summer long, Valiant will be rocketing to the top of your read pile with VALIANT FIRST – an all-new initiative unleashing a major #1 issue by some of the most talented creators in comics each month from May onward. With the earth-shaking events of ARMOR HUNTERS – Valiant’s colossal summer crossover event – just weeks away, get the inside track on what happens next for X-O MANOWAR, UNITY, BLOODSHOT, HARBINGER, and more from an all-star panel of Valiant creators and staff, including writer Joe Harris (Armor Hunters: Bloodshot), artist Clayton Henry (Harbinger, Archer & Armstrong), colorist Brian Reber (Unity, X-O Manowar), Executive Editor Warren Simons, and Chief Creative Officer Dinesh Shamdasani.

For more information, visit Valiant on Facebook, on Twitter, on Tumblr, and at ValiantUniverse.com.

For Valiant merchandise and more, visit ValiantStore.com.

For more information on C2E2, visit C2E2.com.

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VALIANT Brings VALIANT FIRST to WONDERCON 2014 with EXCLUSIVES, PANELS, SIGNINGS, and More!

HAR_022_WONDERCON_WALSHFrom April 18th–20th, get the inside track on RAI, ARMOR HUNTERS, THE DELINQUENTS and the rest of Valiant’s power-packed VALIANT FIRST publishing line-up at WonderCon Anaheim 2014!

With special guests including James Asmus (writer – Quantum and Woody, The Delinquents), David Baron (colorist – Archer & Armstrong, Shadowman: End Times), Joshua Dysart (writer – Harbinger, Armor Hunters: Harbinger), and Robert Venditti (writer – Armor Hunters, X-O Manowar), stop by Booth #210/212 inside the Anaheim Convention Center for a weekend packed with special signings, free giveaways, and con-exclusive products you won’t find anywhere else – including the all-new Harbinger #22 “Death of a Renegade” WonderCon Exclusive Variant by red-hot artist Michael Walsh (Secret Avengers, Comeback)!

Limited to 500 copies, this WonderCon-exclusive release captures Valiant’s team of wayward teenage heroes just before they strike out into the pages of the most important Harbinger story ever told in “Death of a Renegade” – an all-new turning point beginning in April’s Harbinger #22 that will see one of the Renegades’ own fall…and change everything that follows in its wake.

Then, join an all-star panel of Valiant creators and staff on Saturday, April 19th at 11:30 AM PST in Room #203 for the VALIANT COMICS: INSIDE VALIANT FIRST panel presentation, spotlighting the biggest wave of must-read releases yet from one of the most acclaimed and in-demand publishers in comics today! What do you read FIRST? All summer long, Valiant will be rocketing to the top of your read pile with VALIANT FIRST – an all-new initiative unleashing a major #1 issue each month from May onward by some of the most talented creators in comics. And, with ARMOR HUNTERS, the Earth-shaking comic book event of 2014, just weeks away, check in here to find out what the future holds for Valiant’s award-winning heroes. Plus: get your first look at all-new news and artwork from RAI, THE DEATH-DEFYING DR. MIRAGE, UNITY, X-O MANOWAR, QUANTUM AND WOODY, HARBINGER, BLOODSHOT, and much more!

We’ll see you at WonderCon!

VALIANT ENTERTAINMENT – WONDERCON 2014 SIGNING SCHEDULE
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Friday, April 18th:

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Robert Venditti, David Baron

Saturday, April 19th:

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm: Joshua Dysart
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Robert Venditti
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm: James Asmus
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm: David Baron

Sunday, April 20th:

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Robert Venditti
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm: James Asmus
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm: David Baron

For more information, visit Valiant on Facebook, on Twitter, on Tumblr, and at ValiantUniverse.com.

For Valiant merchandise and more, visit ValiantStore.com.

For more information on WonderCon 2014, visit http://www.comic-con.org/wca‎.

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VALIANT to Erect WORLD’S LARGEST FREESTANDING GOAT for World Record Title at C2E2 2014!

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This April, get ready to see Quantum and Woody‘s world famous sidekick, Vincent Van Goat, like you’ve never seen him before – 45 feet tall and straddling the entrance to Chicago’s McCormick Place!

Valiant is proud to announce that it has partnered with ReedPOP to attempt a new world record on site at C2E2 2014 – Chicago’s premier comics and pop culture convention – to claim the title of “world’s largest freestanding goat” just as the convention opens it doors to the public on April 25th, 2014.

“The Goat has been the MVP of Quantum and Woody – and maybe all of Valiant – when it comes to piquing interest and curiosity in new readers,” said James Asmus, writer of Quantum and Woody. “I have no doubt that having to enter the convention by walking beneath the realistic under-side of a giant goat will have lots of new comic fans asking ‘What the [expletive of choice] is this about?’”

“For whatever reason, the fans just can’t get enough Goat. We finally gave in and gave them the Goat #0 origin issue, but that just made it worse. We’ve got dozens of people showing up to our offices each day. They’re getting tattoos. They’re legally changing their names to ‘Vincent Van Goat,” said Valiant Publisher Fred Pierce.

“We’re mystified, but we figured, hey, bigger is better right? Hence, the world’s largest freestanding goat was born. Or, rather, will be built. At minimal risk to the surrounding populace. We hope,” added Valiant CEO and Chief Creative Officer Dinesh Shamdasani.

“Valiant is doing what?” said Jennifer Martin, Sales Executive for ReedPOP. “Not only do they not have permission to build whatever this thing is, it sounds incredibly reckless. This is ill-advised on multiple levels, not to mention unsafe.”

Under the strict observation of Valiant interns, the volunteer G.O.A.T. squad (the Giant Organizational Assembly Team) will begin work today on the 45 foot tall by 25 foot wide effigy dedicated to the greatness of the world’s worst superhero team and their square-pupiled partner-in-crime. A standard size representation of Quantum and Woody, with accompanying banana, will also be provided for scale.

But Quantum and Woody fans rejoice – Valiant isn’t stopping there! Not only will the sculpture qualify as the largest goat ever erected in the history of human civilization, but it will also double as a fully functioning piñata to be stuffed with comics, candy, fireworks…and even smaller goat piñatas.

To be constructed with materials including discount-quality chicken wire, pipefittings, and kerosene-soaked human hair, Valiant’s project managers expect the project to be completed in just under three weeks with a minimal loss of human life. The record-setting goat will be displayed for all three days of C2E2, culminating with Sunday’s “Valiant First Piñata Party,” during which attending fans will be equipped with official Goat bludgeoning rods. The first fan to successfully penetrate the artificial beast’s incredibly flammable hide and unearth the goodies inside will be offered up in tribute to the gods of retailer ordering practices.

Parking is expected to be difficult. In the event of lightning, maintain a minimum safe distance and shelter in place.

Reading the complete text of this announcement qualifies as a legal waiver for any and all immediate and/or longterm bodily harm and/or property damage that may result from contact with said sculpture. Enjoy the show!

For more information, visit Valiant on Facebook, on Twitter, on Tumblr, and at ValiantUniverse.com.

For Valiant merchandise and more, visit ValiantStore.com.


VALIANT Heads to NC COMICON with JAMES ASMUS, CHRISTOS GAGE, CARY NORD, FRED VAN LENTE and More!

UNITY_001_VARIANT_NCCOMICONThis weekend, Valiant is making its debut appearance at NC Comicon– and we’re bringing along a boatload of surprises to celebrate!

On Saturday, November 9th and Sunday, November 10th, join Valiant at the Durham Convention Center in Durham, NC for a weekend jam-packed with panels, signings and convention-only exclusives – including the UNITY #1 NC Comicon Variant by legendary artists Bernard Chang and Tommy Lee Edwards!

And that’s only the beginning!

Visit Valiant all weekend long to shop a complete selection of Valiant comics, trade paperbacks, t-shirts and merchandise, including convention-exclusive, signed editions of the X-O Manowar and Harbinger Deluxe Edition oversized hardcover collections. And look for signings and appearances throughout the show by a who’s who of Valiant’s acclaimed creators, including James Asmus (Quantum and Woody), Christos Gage (Bloodshot and H.A.R.D. Corps), Cary Nord (X-O Manowar), and Fred Van Lente (Archer & Armstrong)!

Plus, don’t miss your chance to take a look inside 2013′s most anticipated new series debut with the UNITY #1 Preview Edition – a FREE NC Comicon giveaway featuring sneak peeks of UNITY #1 and X-O Manowar #19!

Then, find what’s next for the most talked-about superhero publisher in comics today at the Meet Valiant Comics panel presentation on Saturday, November 9th at 12:15 pm, moderated by Valiant Sales Manager Atom! Freeman. Valiant’s creators will also be taking center stage later that same day at 4:30 pm for the Valiant Creative Round-Up, spotlighting each of the top talents behind Valiant’s critically acclaimed titles.

Don’t miss a moment when Valiant heads to NC Comicon this weekend! We’ll see you in Durham!

For more information, visit NCComicon.com and ValiantUniverse.com.


Visit VALIANT This Weekend at STAN LEE’S COMIKAZE!

logoThis weekend, Valiant is taking Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo by storm!

From Friday, November 1st to Sunday, November 3rd, come join Valiant at booth #841 inside the Los Angeles Convention Center for L.A.’s biggest pop culture convention – and a weekend jam-packed with surprises!

Stop by all weekend long to shop a complete selection of Valiant comics, trade paperbacks and merchandise, including a convention-exclusive, signed edition of the X-O Manowar Deluxe Edition Book One oversized hardcover collection – inscribed by all-star creators Robert Venditti and Cary Nord! And don’t miss your chance to take a look inside 2013′s most anticipated new series debut with the UNITY #1 Preview Edition – featuring sneak peeks of UNITY #1 and X-O Manowar #19!

Plus, join on us on Friday, November 1st at 6:30 pm in room 301B for Valiant Entertainment: Past, Present, Future – an exclusive panel presentation about the most acclaimed superhero publisher in comics today, featuring Valiant’s Chief Creative Officer Dinesh Shamdasani and Sales Manager Atom! Freeman!

You’ve heard the buzz. You’ve read the reviews. Now, with UNITY just weeks away, find everything you need to know about the future of the Valiant Universe this weekend, only at Comikaze!

For more information, visit ComikazeExpo.com and ValiantUniverse.com.


Visit VALIANT This Weekend at COMIC BOOK CITY CON in GREENSBORO, NC!

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This weekend, Valiant is teaming up with North Carolina’s Acme Comics for the first annual Comic Book City Con – a two-day convention taking place on Saturday, October 26th and Sunday, October 27th at the Empire Room in historic downtown Greensboro, NC!

“Comic Book City Con in downtown Greensboro NC is Acme Comics’ 30th birthday party. Acme supported the groundbreaking debut of the original Valiant Comics and continues to support the brand in Greensboro to this day!” said Jermaine Exum, Manager of Acme Comics. “We are excited to have the new Valiant publishing on hand to meet the fans and win over new ones.”

Stop by Booth #R19 all weekend long to shop a complete selection of Valiant comics, trade paperbacks and merchandise, including exclusive signed editions of X-O Manowar Deluxe Edition Book One hardcover collection – inscribed by all-star creators Robert Venditti and Cary Nord and limited to 500 pieces!

Also, join us at 10:30 AM on Saturday, October 26th for the MUST READ VALIANT panel presentation – featuring an in-depth discussion about what’s coming next for the most acclaimed universe in comics with Hunter Gorinson, Director of Marketing, Communications & Digital Media, and Associate Editor Alejandro Arbona!

For more information, visit ComicBookCityCon.com and ValiantUniverse.com.


VALIANT Declares MUST READ VALIANT at NEW YORK COMIC-CON 2013!

AA_014_VARIANT_NYCCThis October, find out why VALIANT is the MUST READ publisher in comics today at New York Comic-Con (NYCC) – the East Coast’s biggest and most exciting popular culture convention!

From Thursday, October 10th to Sunday, October 13th, Valiant will be in full force at Booth #2028 inside the Javits Center in Midtown Manhattan – and we’re bringing along a boatload of exclusive giveaways, all-new convention-only items, and superstar talent to celebrate our biggest NYCC ever!

Stop by all weekend long to shop a complete selection of Valiant comics, trade paperbacks and merchandise, including two brand new items debuting only at NYCC – the Archer & Armstrong #14 NYCC Variant by fan favorite artist Clayton Henry (Harbinger Wars) and the oversized, shelf-busting X-O Manowar Deluxe Edition Book One hardcover collection – signed by all-star creators Robert Venditti and Cary Nord! And don’t miss the UNITY #1 Preview Edition – a FREE, NYCC-only first look, featuring advance peeks inside UNITY #1 and X-O Manowar #19!

Plus, want to find out what makes Valiant Comics tick? Sign up at the Valiant booth for a twice-daily tour of Valiant’s 34th Street headquarters, just minutes away from the con floor! This is your only chance to set foot inside a major working comic book publisher in the heart of New York City!

And, on Saturday, October 12th at 4 pm, join us at the Valiant Comics: Must Read Valiant panel presentation for an exclusive round of news and announcements! Featuring creators Doug Braithwaite (UNITY), Matt Kindt (UNITY), Greg Pak (Eternal Warrior), and Fred Van Lente (Archer & Armstrong), alongside Valiant Executive Editor Warren Simons and Chief Creative Officer Dinesh Shamdasani, this is the only place to get the first word about the opening shots of UNITY and what’s coming next for Shadowman, X-O Manowar, Quantum and Woody, Bloodshot, Harbinger and the rest of Valiant’s greatest heroes!

You’ve heard the buzz. You’ve read the reviews. Now, with UNITY just weeks away, find everything you need to know about the Valiant Universe right here, only at NYCC!

For more information, visit NewYorkComicCon.com and ValiantUniverse.com.

FREE CONVENTION-ONLY GIVEAWAYS:

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UNITY #1 NYCC PREVIEW EDITION

Get a sneak peek at the can’t-miss comic event of 2013 with a FREE, NYCC-exclusive preview edition featuring first looks at UNITY #1 and X-O Manowar #19 – featuring the work of Matt Kindt, Robert Venditti, Doug Braithwaite, Cary Nord and more!

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SHADOWMAN MASKS

See NYCC through the eyes of New Orleans’ nocturnal protector with a FREE die-cut Shadowman mask, designed by award-winning artist Rian Hughes!

NYCC EXCLUSIVES:

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ARCHER & ARMSTRONG #14 NYCC VARIANT BY CLAYTON HENRY

All-star artist Clayton Henry (Harbinger Wars, Archer & Armstrong) returns with a fan-tastic NYCC-exclusive variant cover to Archer & Armstrong #14, featuring the explosive opening chapter of the all-new story arc – SECT CIVIL WAR!

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X-O MANOWAR DELUXE EDITION BOOK ONE – SIGNED BY ROBERT VENDITTI & CARY NORD

The very first oversized hardcover collection of X-O Manowar debuts at NYCC – with a special bookplate signed by New York Times best-selling writer Robert Venditti (Green Lantern, The Surrogates) and Eisner Award-winning artist Cary Nord (Conan)!


VALIANT Brings UNITY to BALTIMORE COMIC-CON with ROBERT VENDITTI, BARRY KITSON and More!

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This September, Valiant is headed to Baltimore Comic-Con for a weekend packed with special guests, exclusive programming, and convention-only giveaways!

On September 7th and Sunday, September 8th, join the publisher behind 2013′s most anticipated comics event, UNITY, at Booth #1505/1506 for signings and appearances by some of Valiant’s greatest talents, including New York Times best-selling writer Robert Venditti (X-O Manowar, Green Lantern) and legendary artist Barry Kitson (Harbinger, Bloodshot)!

Be sure to stop by and pick up your copy of the UNITY #1 Preview Edition – an all-new convention-only comic book featuring the very first look inside UNITY #1 by Matt Kindt and Doug Braithwaite! The first issue of all-new ongoing series debuting this November, UNITY #1 is the perfect place to find out why Valiant is the most-talked about publisher in comics!

And, as always, Valiant will also have a one-stop selection of comics, trade paperbacks, hardcovers, and official Cinder Block merchandise – including t-shirts, limited edition prints, mugs and more – available for readers new and old!

Plus, no fan will want to miss Valiant Comics: The Road to Unity – Valiant’s Baltimore-exclusive panel presentation on Saturday, September 7th at 2 pm! Join an all-star panel of Valiant insiders for a must-see round of news and announcements about the most talked-about publisher in comics! Featuring creators J.G. Jones (Eternal Warrior), Barry Kitson (Harbinger, Bloodshot), Robert Venditti (X-O Manowar), and Jim Zub (Shadowman), alongside Publisher Fred Pierce and Chief Creative Officer Dinesh Shamdasani, find out everything you need to know about the massive repercussions of UNITY and what’s next for Valiant’s greatest heroes – only at Baltimore Comic-Con!

For more information, visit BaltimoreComicCon.com and ValiantUniverse.com.

We’ll see you in Baltimore!


Visit VALIANT This Week at FAN EXPO CANADA!

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This weekend, Valiant Entertainment is heading north for Fan Expo Canada!

SBOOK_COVER_AFrom Thursday, August 22nd to Sunday, August 25th at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, visit Valiant at Booth #738 for a week jam-packed with special guests and exclusive giveaways!

Stop by for signings and appearances all weekend long by some of the Valiant’s greatest talents, including Eisner Award-winning artist Cary Nord (X-O Manowar) and Harvey Award-nominated writer Jim Zub (Shadowman)! And shop a complete selection of Valiant comics, trade paperbacks, hardcovers, and merchandise – including t-shirts, prints, mugs and more!

New to the Valiant Universe? Be sure to pick up your FREE Eternal Warrior #1/Bloodshot and H.A.R.D. Corps #14 Sketchbook! Get the inside track on the the Summer of Valiant’s next two blockbuster releases with this convention giveaway – featuring exclusive artwork by Trevor Hairsine and Emanuela Lupacchino!

For more information, visit FanExpoCanada.com and ValiantUniverse.com.

We’ll see you in Toronto!