SDCC ’12: Cryptozoic Hosts “Walking Dead” Creator / Star Signings

Off Site/Parties, San Diego Comic Con, TV

After the release of last years breakout board game for The Walking Dead, Cryptozoic is going all out for Comic-Con, complete with their very own off site store!

Located just a few blocks from the convention center, the Cryptozoic Comic-Con Store will be a hub of gaming and trading card entertainment.

Their first event is a signing with the creator of The Walking Dead, Robert Kirkman. Kirkman will be chatting up fans and signing autographs on Thursday, July 12th fro 12:00 – 1:00 pm.

On Saturday, July 14th, from 2:00 – 4:00 pm, fans can meet one of the stars of the AMC drama, Steven Yeun (“Glenn”).

Each of these signings are free to attend.

On July 6th Cryptozoic will be releasing The Walking Dead Comic Book Trading Cards, a set devoted to the Image series that started this incredible phenomenon. The set includes a 90 card base set, a parallel 90 card foil set, creator autographs and sketch cards. Please see the Cryptozoic web site for a full list of sketch card artists and samples of some of the sketches.

This set is on the heels of the sold out Walking Dead Season One Trading Card Set and should tide fans over until the release of the Season Two set later this fall.

In addition to all the Walking Dead madness the Cryptozoic Comic-Con store will offer daily board gaming sessions, board game tournaments, and plenty of limited edition merchandise to please all collectors.

The store is located at 411 Market Street (between 4th and 5th Ave.) Be sure to stop by!

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