New York Comic Con
PRESS RELEASE: ReedPOP, the world’s leading producer of pop culture events, today announced that author and artist of Assassination Classroom Yusei Matsui will be appearing at New York Comic Con this October for events and Autograph Sessions. Matsui is appearing at NYCC in partnership with VIZ Media, a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution and global entertainment licensing, and the Japan Society, a nonprofit cross-cultural institution in New York.
This week, I talk with Russell Brettholtz, the creator of an excellent comic called Side-Kicked, which was recently released in trade paperback and in individual issues on comixology.com. Russell discusses how a real-life experience led him to create this title, how he brought his team together, and also how this book examines what makes a person a hero and how a sidekick compares to those who take the lead in saving the day. To buy his book, you can order it through your local comics shop, Amazon.com, comixology.com or at the publisher’s website, darbypop.com. Be sure to listen in and
Wayne’s Comics Podcast #202: Russell Nohelty, Ben Caldwell, Mark Russell, Lauren Beukes, Dale Halvorsen, and Jeff King
This week, Russell Nohelty from Katrina Hates the Dead introduces us to his new book and discusses how you can access his great product at wannabepress.com and his upcoming crowdfunding instruction site, so he’s up first in episode #202!
This week, Bob Salley from Salvagers returns to give us some exciting news, so he’s up first in episode #201! Then my coverage of this year’s New York Comic Con continues with three special interviews. You’ll hear my chat with Nick Dragotta from Superman: American Alien followed by my interview with Wonder Woman creator Meredith Finch. Then everything concludes with my talk with Injustice: Gods Among Us creator Tom Taylor, who has a couple of fascinating DC projects to discuss. Again, special thanks to Charlotte Sandler from BH Impact and the folks at DC Comics’ publicity! You’ll find the sequence
It’s a special week here at the Wayne’s Comics Podcast, as we celebrate the landmark 200th episode! With special thanks to Charlotte Sandler from BH Impact and the folks at DC Comics’ publicity, you’ll enjoy five special interviews with Bat-family creators that were all recorded at this year’s New York Comic Con! You’ll find the sequence and times you can hear each interview during the podcast below: Gotham Academy: Brenden Fletcher, Karl Kerschl @1:19 Harley Quinn: Jimmy Palmiotti @10:34 Batgirl: Babs Tarr, Brenden Fletcher @19:26 We Are Robin: Khary Randolph @24:11 Batman: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
The sky was clear at New York Comic Con, yet T.H.U.N.D.E.R. dominated the news of the day as Huayi Brothers Media Corporation and Michael Uslan, originator and executive producer of the Batman film franchise, and producer David Uslan announced the first-ever branded super hero franchise to be backed by and developed with a major Chinese media company – T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents.
This year’s New York Comic Con was sick! (I found out “sick” is the new “awesome” when I was at a restaurant wearing a cool Batman shirt and a guy came up behind me declaring, “That shirt is SICK!” I may be behind on my current lingo, but I figured it out!) This past weekend, the latest NYCC was held in the Big Apple, and it was great! I was yet again on both sides of the table, and all four days were big ones, with the crowds being the biggest I’d ever experienced there. Thursday, Friday and Sunday all
Last week IDW Publishing was the talk of the town during New York Comic Con 2015 with some of the most highly anticipated announcements of the year! With something for everyone, these titles are not to be missed.
VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, delivered a special sneak preview of forthcoming manga (graphic novel) titles as it announced the acquisition of several notable new series during its official panel held this past weekend at the 2015 New York Comic Con.
The blockbuster Avengers crossover of 2016 starts here! It’ll take all of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes to uncover the mysteries behind Pleasant Hill – and it’s all happening in AVENGERS: STANDOFF! this Spring! Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Captain America with a bang as heroes from across the Marvel Universe strap in for an explosive thrill ride!
In an interview with Comicbook.com during New York Comic Con about his role in the Jessica Jones streaming series actor Mike Colter dropped when in the great chronology of the Marvel Cinematic Universe his Luke Cage series will drop and whereabouts in New York City the action will be taking place. “I can tell you what they’ve allowed me to, which is basically, Luke Cage will take place a few months after Jessica Jones. So, in real time, if you watch Jessica Jones, you’ll find Luke Cage uptown in Harlem, working, trying to make ends meet. Luke Cage really hasn’t figured out what he’s doing. He’s tending bar, he’s bouncing
Two new videos were shown at the New York Comic Con this weekend. DC fans were treated to The Flash and Arrow reels that give us a look at upcoming episodes.