It is a Monster Mash! Famous Monsters of Filmland Bash onto SDCC19 with Panels, Exclusive Prints, T’s and Prizes!


Are Coming for You, San Diego Comic-con!

Visit booth #1314 at your own RISK!

Ready for the year’s biggest fan event?

We certainly are! This year, Famous Monsters is doing it bigger than ever with an exclusive magazine, brand new merch, a panel loaded with special guests, raffles of some awesome items, SFX makeup demos at our booth, and more! Read on for details.

Don’t miss specials from American Gothic Press!

Panel: “Making a World of Monsters”

Friday, 7/19/19, 5:30 – 6:30p.m., Room: 26AB

Don’t miss this year’s Famous Monsters panel –

Covering the ACK-IVES, revealing the covers and content of this year’s October Annual, and introducing a brand new supernatural series from American Gothic Press!

Featuring Famous Monsters and American Gothic Press publisher Philip Kim, executive editor Holly Interlandi, comic book writer Cullen Bunn (Venom, Harrow County), Monster World colorist Dennis Calero (X-Men: Noir),special effects makeup artist Walter Welsh (star of SyFy’s Face Off), and other special guests.

Plus, all panel attendees get a free poster, a raffle ticket for our booth giveaways (see below!), and a few lucky Q&A participants get a special gift!

Booth Events

Our panel is only a small part of the goings-on. Stop by the Famous Monsters booth for raffles and demos all weekend long!

Win Prizes

We’re doing raffles throughout the con! Prizes include giant statues from X-Plus, figures from Mezco, items from Pop Life and Dread Central, and more. Raffle tickets will be available for purchase at the booth. You can also get a free one for attending our panel (details above).

All raffles will be drawn Saturday and Sunday.

SFX Makeup Demos

See Walter Welsh of SyFy’s Face Off create two different SFX makeup looks: a new and improved version of the mega-popular Thanos makeup he did at our booth last year, and a brand new Hellboy sculpt!

Thanos SFX demos will start Saturday and Sunday at 10am each day. 

Hellboy SFX demo will start Saturday at 12pm.



SDCC Exclusive: Famous Monsters Ack-Ives Volume 2: The House of Hammer Frankenstein Cover

2019 marks the 85th anniversary of the founding of Hammer Studios, who completely changed the horror game in the 1950s with re-imagined classic monsters. This issue contains the absolute best of FM’s Hammer coverage. The studio was revived in 2007, and we spoke exclusively with CEO Simon Oakes on their direction going forward

Get the SDCC Exclusive cover featuring Christopher Lee as Frankenstein!

Pick yours up at our booth or preorder now

Plus, brand new Hammer apparel making its debut at the show:

Don’t miss specials from American Gothic Press!

MONSTER WORLD: THE GOLDEN AGE #1 will be available exclusively at the con, one week ahead of its scheduled ship date!