Square Enix will be showcasing several of their upcoming games at this years New York Comic Con, held in Midtown Manhattan from October 13th to the 16th. Attendees will find the following Square Enix titles at booths 622 and 630: Final Fantasy XIII-2, WAKFU, Heroes of Ruin, Dead Island, and Deus Ex: Human Revolution.
There will also be an exclusive panel presenting “East Meets West: Art Direction for a Worldwide Audience” on Friday Oct 14th at 10:45am. Both concept and finished art for Final Fantasy XIII-2 and Deus Ex: Human Revolution will be presented. There will be other events as well:
- Friday, Oct. 14, (2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.): Fans can participate in TOMB RAIDER’s 15th anniversary celebration by attending an exclusive signing session featuring urban contemporary artist Camilla d’Errico. Attendees can stop by the Square Enix booth to receive a free 5×7 art print and autograph featuring d’Errico’s unique interpretation of TOMB RAIDER, a franchise that has sold over 35 million copies worldwide as of Oct. 2011.
- Thursday-Sunday, Oct. 13-16 (all day): The FINAL FANTASY XIII-2 “Word to Your Moogle” tour embarks on its third and last stop at New York Comic Con, where fans can enter to win event-exclusive prizes. The leaderboard and official contest rules can be found at www.wordtoyourmoogle.com. The contest will run every day during show hours at the Square Enix booth.
- Friday, Oct. 14, (8 p.m. to 10 p.m.): Square Enix teams up with Machinima and Destructoid to celebrate the January 31 launch of FINAL FANTASY XIII-2. Attendees of the event at Tonic Bar (727 7th Ave., Times Square) will be treated to drinks as well as exclusive swag and the chance to win premium prizes during the FINAL FANTASY trivia contest.
- Friday, Oct. 14, (11 a.m. and 1 p.m.), Saturday and Sunday Oct. 15-16 (11 a.m. and 2 p.m.): HEROES OF RUIN fans can receive a free poster signed by Adi Granov, the cover artist for HEROES OF RUIN, whose most notable works include the Iron Man: Extremis series and the Iron Man films. With the poster, you’ll also be entered into a raffle to win a free Nintendo 3DS™ at the end of the day, Friday through Sunday!
And of course there will also be Square Enix products available. Such as a New York Comic Con exclusive Spartan Mark V(Silver) Halo: Combat Evolved action figure; of which there are only 400 available worldwide. As well as the popular Red/Blue Team Spartan Mark V, that was first introduced at the San Diego Comic Con.