Things To Do In New York And Philadelphia This Week If You Like Comics

Wednesday, December 17th

10521652_819624528076318_3583626512560844344_nLocust Moon Comics at 34 South 40th Street in Philadelphia will host a Little Nemo: Dream Another Dream signing party at 7PM. They say: "oin us on Wednesday, 12/17 for a dreamy night of star-studded comic book glory, as many of the Philly-based contributors to the once-in-a-lifetime anthology Little Nemo: Dream Another Dream gather to celebrate the release of this giant, mind-bending monster of a book.

JG Jones, Box Brown, James Comey, Dave Proch, Mike Sgier, Jeffro Kilpatrick, Connie Appletree, Alex Eckman-Lawn, Thomas Scioli, and many more for an evening that will haunt your dreams forever".

Thursday, December 18th


Midtown Comics Downtown will host a signing by Brian K. Vaughan from 6:30 to 8:30PM.

They say:

"Eisner Award winning writer, Brian K. Vaughan will be at Midtown Comics Downtown on Thursday, December 18th for a signing of Saga Vol 4 TP and Saga Deluxe Vol 1 HC.

Saga Vol 4 TP – 12/17/14
Writer: Brian K. Vaughan • Artist: Fiona Staples

The #1 New York Times bestseller returns! Visit new planets, meet new adversaries and explore a very new direction, as Hazel becomes a toddler while her family struggles to stay on their feet. Collects Saga #19-24.

Saga Deluxe Edition Vol 1 HC – 11/19/14
Writer: Brian K. Vaughan • Artist: Fiona Staples

At long last, a deluxe hardcover of the Eisner and Hugo Award-winning Saga is finally here! Collecting the first 18 issues of the smash-hit series, this massive edition features a striking new cover, as well as special extras, including never-before-seen sketches, script pages, and a roundtable discussion with the creators about how Saga is really made. Altogether, this hardcover contains over 500 pages for less than fifty bucks!

-In-store purchase of either Saga Vol 4 TP or Saga Deluxe Vol 1 HC required to attend event. You will receive a proof of purchase ticket that will admit one to the signing.

-Note, purchase ticket will not guarantee a signed item, but will work as a claim ticket showing proof of purchase. You will receive a separate ticket once you are in line at the event.

-Limit of two items signed per person".

Friday, December 19th

10730980_791802424629_8094719257893727149_nThe Beat and Z2 Comics will be hosting a Holiday Bash at the Mad Hatter Saloon at 360 3rd Avenue in New York from 7PM onwards. They say: "Hey all come celebrate the holidays with the Z2 Comics and Comics Beat Holiday bash! There will be some free food some drink specials and more! Warm yourself up before Christmas".

About Hannah Means Shannon

Editor-in-Chief at Bleeding Cool. Independent comics scholar and former English Professor. Writing books on magic in the works of Alan Moore and the early works of Neil Gaiman.