BECK Creator Harold Sakuishi Attends New York Comic Con as ComiXology Originals Debuts An Exclusive
ComiXology Originals announces that Harold Sakuishi will be at New York Comic Con to sign FREE limited edition BECK pins at the comiXology Artist Alley table #1B5 in celebration of new volumes of BECK and Seven Shakespeares available now exclusively through comiXology & Kindle. Today, comiXology and Kodansha Comics added BECK volumes 15-22 and Seven Shakespeares volumes 5-6, from master mangaka Harold Sakuishi. These debuting manga titles are free to read for members of Amazon Prime, Kindle Unlimited, and comiXology Unlimited and also available for purchase on Kindle and comiXology.
“I’m really honored to be able to attend as special an event as New York Comic Con. A lot of influences from America—music, movies, culture—went into BECK,” said Harold Sakuishi. “It’s been eleven years since I last visited New York. I’m really looking forward to seeing it again. Thank you!” Harold Sakuishi will be at New York Comic Con to appear on the International Creator Spotlight – Harold Sakuishi panel. Signing times and panel information are below:
Harold Sakuishi signing & limited-edition BECK pin giveaway comiXology Artist Alley table #1B5: Thursday, October 4 –11:00am-12:00pm Friday, October 5 – 11:00am-12:00pm Saturday, October 6 – 1:30pm-2:30pm NYCC 2018 Panel International Creator Spotlight – Harold Sakuishi Saturday, October 6 – 12:15-1:15pm – Room 1A02 Master manga creator Harold Sakuishi has built a storied decades-long career with his kinetic style and award-winning manga, like the musically charged BECK and historical drama Seven Shakespeares – both available via comiXology Originals. Join comiXologists Matt Kolowski and Kiersten Wing in this rare chance to hear from renowned mangaka Harold Sakuishi in an intimate and wide-reaching conversation, along with Sakuishi's editor at Kodansha, Yohei Takami, and Kodansha USA's Misaki Kido - it’s a panel no manga fan can miss!
Today also sees the launch of a huge Harold Sakuishi Creator Spotlight Sale on comiXology, with volumes of BECK and Seven Shakespeares up to 50% off!
Readers can enjoy the first 22 volumes of Sakuishi’s best-selling rock manga series BECK, and the first 6 volumes of his new ongoing historical drama series Seven Shakespeares, free to read for Amazon Prime, Kindle Unlimited, and comiXology Unlimited customers. These volumes can also be purchased on Kindle and comiXology. Future volumes of BECK and Seven Shakespeares will continue to be added for the first time in English.