South Korea’s Sticky Monster Lab (SML) and Japan’s Shoko Nakazawa AKA Koraters has been announced as invited guests for this year’s Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (Sept 10-11, 2016), along with returning artist/designers Huck Gee and Jason Freeny from the United States!
They join the previously announced United Kingdom-based Jon-Paul Kaiser and Simone Legno from tokidoki, in the line-up of “Toy Guests” - and that’s not counting the folks coming in for Artist Alley!
Shown up top is the BYRON edition made with FLABSLAB exclusive to STGCC, while below is Jason’s ANATOMICAL WABBIT made with Kidrobot. Get ready your spending monies, art toy lovers!
As well announced are the following illustrators, writers and cosplayers - and you can view further details and artist write-ups here.
COMIC, MANGA & ART GUESTS
- Illustrator, character designer and manga artist from Japan, Haruhiko Mikimoto.
- Digital artist Sakimichan.
- French illustrator Stephanie Hans.
- Writer for the Marvel Tsum Tsum miniseries, Jacob Chabot . (W/ a Marvel Tsum Tsum #1 STGCC variant)
- Eisner award-nominated comic book writer, Nick Spencer.
- Comic book author, playwright and screenwriter, Tom Taylor.
- Illustrator Emma Rios
- Comic book Artist Hwei Lin
PRESS: "Together, Emma Rios and Hwei Lim will present their collaborative work, Mirror: The Mountain (published by Image Comics), making its global debut exclusively at STGCC 2016. The first arc of a story about the mage-scientists of The Synchronia and the sentient animals of Irzah colony, the comic ponders upon existential questions. Mirror’s thoughtful story and breezy, beautiful art is a magical combination that will take your breath away."
(Even mountains crumble in Mirror #5 by Emma Rios @steinerfrommars and @lalage Hwei Lim, new today from Image Comics! All images via lalage.tumblr.com)
COSPLAY GUEST: Pugoffka from Ukraine.
COSPLAY GUEST: Taiwanese cosplayer, King.
COSPLAY GUEST: Cosplayer from China, Haoge.
COSPLAY GUEST: Momo from Taiwan.
For STGCC’s tickets and merchandise, visit www.singaporetgcc.com/Tickets-Merchandising. STGCC tickets are also on sale at authorized retail outlets, Action City and Superheroes Galaxy.