Aah, Friday. The end of the work week. it is finally time to sit back and relax a bit. Oh, wait, I have a convention to work... Yeah, I know. Poor little Chris, he has to go to San Diego and hang out with comic book fans all day. I
Today marked the official first day of Comic-Con 2007 in San Diego, and not only did enthusiastic crowds show up in droves, many of their number showed up in costume to celebrate the occasion ... just the way we like it!
We'll be bringing you daily costume galleries during Comic-Con, and day one was a produced a bountiful crop, so I'm gonna shut up now and let the multi-talented costumed attendees strut their stuff...
Top Cow Productions is injecting Comic-con International: San Diego with some additional star power with an appearance by actor and RobotChicken co-creator Seth Green and writer Hugh Sterbakov co-creators of Top Cow's Freshmen.
Freshmen II Fundamentals of Fear
While Ian and Seacord are off at Otakon this week, they asked me to assure their loyal readers that they'll be back next week ... and if we're all very, very good, they may even return not only with tales from the front, but with photographic evidence of the wondrous sights they saw in Charm City.
Were they here to entertain in their own inimitable style, I've little doubt t
Join The Hero Initiative for the second annual Marvel Vs DC Softball Game on Thursday, July 26 at 3 pm at San Diego's Morley Field. Players such as Joe Quesada, Humberto Ramos and John Romita Jr. will be battling
This is the big one! The CBLDF holds its biggest auction of the year at Comic-Con, and this year brings some amazing one-of-a-kind items to raise money for free speech! This year's items include original art by Jim Lee, Jeff Smith, Todd McFarlane, Paul Pope, Neil Gaiman, Brian Bendis, Jim Starlin, David Lloyd, Juan Santacruz, Terry Moore, and many, many, many more! Click here for a full illustrated preview!
You will need a bidder number for this auction, which can be obtained, along with a full auction list, at the CBLDF booth #1831 or at the start of the event. The CBLDF Auction will b
VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry's most innovative and comprehensive publishing, animation and licensing companies, will celebrate the work of famed manga artist Arina Tanemura throughout the month of July with a rare personal appearance at the 2007 Comic-Con International, plus a bonus short story and special cover (both by Tanemura) for the August issue of SHOJO BEAT magazine, which goes on sale nationwide on July 17. Tanemura is the c
· Impact University Back for its 4th Straight Year with Peter David, David Petersen and Orson Scott Card!
· Portfolio Reviews by Impact's Editorial Director!
· Plus -- A Major Announcement Every Aspiring Artist Will Want to Read!
Impact Books, the how-to write and draw comics, graphic novels, manga and fantasy art imprint of F+W Publications, Inc., will once again bunker down at Comic-Con International in San Diego, July 25-29, with author signings, contests, giveaways, portfolio reviews and the return of the popu
NBM Publishing will celebrate its 30th anniversary at Comic-Con International: San Diego. The fun will include:
• An NBM panel with artists and writers Rick Geary (A Treasury of Victorian Murder), Chad Michael Ward (Autopsyrotica), Rob Vollmar (Bluesman and The Castaways), David Axe (the award-winning War Fix), superstar artist Bryan Talbot, and maybe some surprise guests! During the panel, NBM publisher Terry Nantier plans to announce upcoming projects. Plus, NBM will serve birthday cake to con-goers who attend the panel. It's all on Saturday, July 28, from 5 to 6 p.m. in the convention's Room 8 (on the upp