Media Release — Valiant is proud to announce that it is joining the 10th Annual ComicsPRO conference from February 18th–20th, 2016 in Portland, OR. To celebrate ten years of the comics industry’s biggest annual event for retailers, the award-winning publisher behind the largest independent superhero universe in comics is gearing up to debut a staggering assortment of retailer-exclusive comics, giveaways, promotional merchandise, and never-before-seen surprises – only at ComicsPRO 2016!
Over the course of the three-day conference, each attending ComicsPRO retailer will receive advance copies of Valiant’s biggest releases of the year with three ComicPRO 2016 exclusive comics:
A&A: THE ADVENTURES OF ARCHER & ARMSTRONG #1 ComicsPRO 2016 Retailer Exclusive Edition (Written by Rafer Roberts; Art & Cover by David Lafuente)
DIVINITY II #1 (of 4) ComicsPRO 2016 Retailer Exclusive Edition (Written by Matt Kindt; Art by Trevor Hairsine; Cover by Jelena Kevic-Djurdjevic)
4001 A.D. #1 (of 4) ComicsPRO 2016 Retailer Exclusive Edition (Written by Matt Kindt; Art & Cover by Clayton Crain)
Additionally, all participating retailers will receive a complimentary Valiant swag bag. This exclusive collection of retailer-only point-of-purchase and promotional items will include:
4001 A.D. ComicsPRO 2016 variant edition order forms
A&A: THE ADVENTURES OF ARCHER & ARMSTRONG bottle openers
A&A: THE ADVENTURES OF ARCHER & ARMSTRONG coasters
A&A: THE ADVENTURES OF ARCHER & ARMSTRONG note pads
DIVINITY II ballpoint pens
FAITH felt-tip markers
And more special surprises!
All attending retailers are also encouraged to visit the complimentary Valiant party suite during their stay at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower. Open at all hours during the three-day summit, the suite will provide attendees with an assortment of complimentary items and services, including:
Free cocktails and refreshments
Free comics and promotional materials, including 4001 A.D. limited edition shot glasses, 4001 A.D. box cutters, and A&A: THE ADVENTURES OF ARCHER & ARMSTRONG sales bags
The first look at the official A&A: THE ADVENTURES OF ARCHER & ARMSTRONG six-foot standee – find out how your store can qualify!
The Valiant photo booth – featuring the official WRATH OF THE ETERNAL WARRIOR battle axe!
And that’s not all – look for even more surprises to be unveiled on the ground in Portland, OR during ComicsPRO 2016!