[SDCC 2018] Aspen Comics Reveals First Wave of Exclusives for Comic-Con International: San Diego 2018 + 15th Anniversary Panel!

Aspen at SDCC


Aspen Comics has premiered their Wave 1 releases of exclusives for their upcoming appearance at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2018 this year, in addition to announcing their official Aspen Comics 15-Year Anniversary Panel. The publisher is celebrating their 15-Year Anniversary in 2018, and for this year’s convention, is planning one of their most ambitious collections of con-exclusive releases ever. All exclusives will be available while supplies last at the Aspen Comics Booth #2320.

The publisher’s Wave 1 includes all of the following Aspen Comics titles with a con-exclusive cover, including milestones for Michael Turner’s Fathom and Soulfire, celebrating 20 and 15 years respectively for each title. Below is the complete list of Aspen’s Wave 1 SDCC 2018 releases:

Michael Turner’s Fathom Vol. 7 #1 SDCC 2018 exclusive variant by Siya Oum, limited to 200 copies.

Michael Turner’s Soulfire Vol. 7 #1 SDCC 2018 exclusive variant by Mirka Andolfo and Peter Steigerwald, limited to 200 copies.

Dissension: War Eternal #1 SDCC 2018 exclusive variant by Jordan Gunderson and Peter Steigerwald, limited to 200 copies.

Nu Way #1 SDCC 2018 exclusive variant by Alex Konat and Peter Steigerwald, limited to 200 copies.

Aspen Splash SDCC 2018 exclusive wraparound variant by Paolo Pantalena and Arif Prianto, limited to 200 copies.



Michael Turner’s Fathom Vol. 7 #1 SDCC 2018 Century Edition exclusive variant by Siya Oum,
limited to 100 hand-signed and individually numbered copies.

The Official Aspen Comics 15-Year Anniversary Panel 2018 will be taking place on Saturday at 1pm in Room 4 and will feature the entire Aspen Comics staff as well as Aspen creators Siya Oum (Fathom), Ron Marz (Fathom), Scott Lobdell (No World), Alex Konat (Nu Way), J.T. Krul (Michael Turner’s Soulfire), Paolo Pantalena (Oniba: Swords of the Demon), Jordan Gunderson (Dissension) and many more, who will reveal upcoming titles for 2019, look back at their 15 years of publishing, and offer a special fan Q&A. Also, all fans in attendance will receive an exclusive limited edition SDCC 2018 Aspen Matthews from Fathom two-inch character pin. This limited edition enamel pin is the first in a brand-new line of collectible pins from Aspen Comics created by popular pin maker, FanSets, and will only be made available to panel attendees.


Stay tuned to more from Aspen Comics as they reveal
additional waves prior to this year’s SDCC 2018!

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Publisher – Aspen Comics


Aspen Comics is an entertainment publishing company founded in 2003 by superstar comic book artist, Michael Turner, along with Frank Mastromauro and Peter Steigerwald. In addition to producing their own line of hit titles including Fathom, Soulfire, Executive Assistant: Iris, Lola XOXO and many others, Aspen has joined forces with some of the industry’s most notable companies on their best-selling titles. Aspen’s collaborated with Marvel, DC Comics, NBC, Gale Anne Hurd’s Valhalla Entertainment, Axe Body Spray, American Express and more. In 2018, Aspen Comics is celebrating their fifteen-year anniversary and has joined forces with powerhouse entertainment moguls David Maisel and Scooter Braun in collaboration with their founding of Mythos Studios, currently developing Michael Turner’s Fathom and Soulfire for film and various multimedia projects.

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