Saga’s Lying Cat talking toy launched

Lying Cat Plush Toy _ Emerald City Comicon Variant

Fans of Fiona Staples and Brian K. Vaughan best selling Saga comic book attending the US Emerald City Comicon will probably fighting for this talking plush variant of the title’s “Lying Cat”.

The release should go some way to assuaging some of the comic’s fans complaints at a lack merchandise.

Lying Cat from Saga by Brian K. Vaughn and Fiona Staples

Lying Cat from Saga by Brian K. Vaughn and Fiona Staples

First seen in Issue One of the much-loved title, Lying Cat is The Will’s sidekick and like all her species, has the ability to target lies when they are deliberate and will respond by simply saying “Lying”.

Lying Cat has also been known to be a vicious cat when it comes to taking down armed men…

Created by ReedPop, the 17.5″ collectable Lying Cat variant of the regular plush is a limited edition created for Emerald City Comicon and features a green collar that will not be available on the regular edition, plus a limited edition ear tag as well (not pictured). Fans can  pre-order now online for $35.

Fiona Staples is just one of many top comic guests at ECCC in April, the premiere comic book and pop culture convention in the US Northwest, taking place 7th – 10th April 2016 in beautiful downtown Seattle, Washington.

Alongside a huge number of US creators the comic guests also includes Kieron Gilken and Jamie McElvie.

The ReedPOP Supply Co. is the official merchandise arm of ReedPOP – creators of pop culture events around the globe including New York Comic Con, Star Wars Celebration, C2E2 and PAX. They design and create original apparel, accessories and other goodies based around events as well as officially licensed products from our partners.

The ReedPOP Supply Co. sells products directly to attendees at ReedPOP conventions, and through the magic of the internet, they’re able to extend these exclusives to fans around the world.

Web: www.emeraldcitycomicon.com

The founder of downthetubes, John works as a comics editor, writer, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing for over 30 years, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. He’s the writer of “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz, published on Tapastic; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood for digital comic 100% Biodegradable.



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